The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had C# .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# .NET Developer
England / North West
Rank 96 101 94
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 40 58 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.52% 1.52% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.60% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 46 35
Median daily rate £319 £325 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £375 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £51.31 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-15.70% +177.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2501 3627 3181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.84% 95.00% 94.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1574 2162 1730
Median daily rate £380 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 195 197
Median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.65% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

C# .NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title.

C# .NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

C# .NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# .NET Developer across the North West region.

C# .NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

C# .NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

C# .NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

C# .NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# .NET Developer across the North West region.

C# .NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -4 20 £335 -0.37% 22
Lancashire +17 10 £275 +20.87% 7
Merseyside -2 4 £325 -3.70% 6
Cheshire +13 3 £220 -32.30% 19
C# .NET Developer
England

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, C# .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 115 (100.00%) C#
1 115 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (60.87%) ASP.NET
3 60 (52.17%) MVC
4 56 (48.70%) SQL Server
5 55 (47.83%) .NET Framework
6 54 (46.96%) JavaScript
7 50 (43.48%) HTML
8 45 (39.13%) SQL
9 42 (36.52%) Entity Framework
10 40 (34.78%) CSS
10 40 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (33.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (22.61%) XML
13 22 (19.13%) jQuery
14 20 (17.39%) Web Services
15 19 (16.52%) TDD
16 18 (15.65%) Front End Development
17 16 (13.91%) NoSQL
18 15 (13.04%) Umbraco
18 15 (13.04%) Mobile App
18 15 (13.04%) VB
18 15 (13.04%) VB.NET
18 15 (13.04%) VB6
18 15 (13.04%) WinForms
19 14 (12.17%) WCF
19 14 (12.17%) T-SQL
19 14 (12.17%) Xamarin
19 14 (12.17%) AngularJS
20 13 (11.30%) Mobile Application Development

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (13.04%) Umbraco
2 7 (6.09%) CMS
3 4 (3.48%) EPiServer
4 3 (2.61%) NServiceBus
4 3 (2.61%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.61%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.74%) DNN
5 2 (1.74%) Immediacy CMS
5 2 (1.74%) Kentico
5 2 (1.74%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.87%) IIS
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.74%) PaaS
1 2 (1.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.35%) Internet
2 3 (2.61%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.61%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.87%) HTTP
3 1 (0.87%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (48.70%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.91%) NoSQL
3 13 (11.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.48%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.61%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.61%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.61%) SQLite
7 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.87%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.87%) MySQL
8 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (11.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 8 (6.96%) NUnit
4 7 (6.09%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.22%) Moq
6 4 (3.48%) ClearCase
6 4 (3.48%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.48%) Rational Robot
7 3 (2.61%) Subversion
8 2 (1.74%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.74%) WiX
9 1 (0.87%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.87%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 2 (1.74%) Billing
1 2 (1.74%) Finance
1 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.87%) Aerospace
2 1 (0.87%) Financial Institution
2 1 (0.87%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (60.87%) ASP.NET
3 55 (47.83%) .NET Framework
4 50 (43.48%) HTML
5 42 (36.52%) Entity Framework
6 40 (34.78%) CSS
7 38 (33.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (22.61%) XML
9 22 (19.13%) jQuery
10 20 (17.39%) Web Services
11 15 (13.04%) WinForms
12 14 (12.17%) AngularJS
12 14 (12.17%) WCF
13 12 (10.43%) SOAP
14 11 (9.57%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (7.83%) NHibernate
15 9 (7.83%) WPF
16 8 (6.96%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 7 (6.09%) Gherkin
17 7 (6.09%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.04%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.74%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.74%) Tandem
3 2 (1.74%) User Experience
4 1 (0.87%) Blog
4 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.87%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.87%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.87%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.70%) Windows
2 4 (3.48%) Android
2 4 (3.48%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.61%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.61%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.87%) Linux
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (52.17%) MVC
2 40 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (16.52%) TDD
4 18 (15.65%) Front End Development
5 13 (11.30%) Mobile Application Development
5 13 (11.30%) Scrum
6 12 (10.43%) BDD
7 9 (7.83%) Project Management
8 8 (6.96%) Unit Testing
9 6 (5.22%) OO
10 5 (4.35%) OOD
11 4 (3.48%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.48%) Microservices
11 4 (3.48%) Validation
12 3 (2.61%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (2.61%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (2.61%) Data Entry
12 3 (2.61%) Migration
12 3 (2.61%) OOP
12 3 (2.61%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 115 (100.00%) C#
2 54 (46.96%) JavaScript
3 45 (39.13%) SQL
4 15 (13.04%) VB
4 15 (13.04%) VB.NET
4 15 (13.04%) VB6
5 14 (12.17%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.61%) PHP
6 3 (2.61%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.74%) Java
7 2 (1.74%) Python
7 2 (1.74%) Ruby
8 1 (0.87%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.87%) COBOL
8 1 (0.87%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (0.87%) Degree
1 1 (0.87%) MCAD
1 1 (0.87%) MCP
1 1 (0.87%) MCSD
1 1 (0.87%) MCTS
1 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (0.87%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.87%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (12.17%) Xamarin
2 12 (10.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.22%) Oracle
4 3 (2.61%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.74%) Alterian
6 1 (0.87%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.87%) Nintex
6 1 (0.87%) Perforce
6 1 (0.87%) Telerik
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