The first table below looks at the demand for the C# .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# .NET Developer
Rank 102 93 91
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 40 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.27% 1.06% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.13% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 13 20
Average daily rate £325 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £225 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £31.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-1.40% +4.41%
Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2903 2296 2849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.84% 93.37% 91.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1544 1087 1385
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 184 180
Average hourly rate £17.75 £18.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.51 £54.64 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
C# .NET Developer
England

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

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 23 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +9 24 £350 +55.55% 17
Cheshire -15 7 £250 -16.66% 7
Merseyside - 6 £325 - 2
Lancashire -22 1 £363 +31.81% 2
Cumbria - 1 - -
C# .NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited C# .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C# .NET Developer in their job title.

1 74 (100.00%) C#
1 74 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (70.27%) ASP.NET
3 35 (47.30%) SQL Server
4 33 (44.59%) SQL
5 31 (41.89%) MVC
6 27 (36.49%) JavaScript
7 25 (33.78%) HTML
7 25 (33.78%) Web Services
7 25 (33.78%) WCF
8 24 (32.43%) CSS
9 23 (31.08%) WPF
10 19 (25.68%) jQuery
10 19 (25.68%) .NET Framework
10 19 (25.68%) T-SQL
11 17 (22.97%) OO
11 17 (22.97%) Scrum
11 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (20.27%) OOD
13 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
13 14 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (16.22%) Silverlight
15 11 (14.86%) XML
15 11 (14.86%) HTML5
16 10 (13.51%) XSD
16 10 (13.51%) Oracle
16 10 (13.51%) PL/SQL
16 10 (13.51%) WinForms
16 10 (13.51%) Enterprise Software

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited C# .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C# .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.41%) CMS
2 4 (5.41%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.35%) Node.js
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) InfoPath
1 1 (1.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Intranet
2 1 (1.35%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (47.30%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (9.46%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.05%) JIRA
3 2 (2.70%) Subversion
3 2 (2.70%) MSTest
4 1 (1.35%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (4.05%) Retail
2 1 (1.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (70.27%) ASP.NET
3 25 (33.78%) HTML
3 25 (33.78%) Web Services
3 25 (33.78%) WCF
4 24 (32.43%) CSS
5 23 (31.08%) WPF
6 19 (25.68%) jQuery
6 19 (25.68%) .NET Framework
7 14 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (16.22%) Silverlight
9 11 (14.86%) XML
9 11 (14.86%) HTML5
10 10 (13.51%) XSD
10 10 (13.51%) WinForms
11 9 (12.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 8 (10.81%) LINQ
13 7 (9.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (8.11%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.46%) RIA
3 3 (4.05%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.05%) W3C
4 2 (2.70%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.35%) SCADA
5 1 (1.35%) EPoS
5 1 (1.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) MVC
2 17 (22.97%) OO
2 17 (22.97%) Scrum
2 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (20.27%) OOD
4 9 (12.16%) TDD
5 8 (10.81%) MVVM
5 8 (10.81%) Web Development
5 8 (10.81%) User Stories
6 7 (9.46%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.76%) Unit Testing
8 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
9 3 (4.05%) Web Application Development
9 3 (4.05%) Web Design
9 3 (4.05%) DSDM
9 3 (4.05%) UML
10 2 (2.70%) RUP
10 2 (2.70%) Pair Programming
10 2 (2.70%) Business Analysis
10 2 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 74 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (44.59%) SQL
3 27 (36.49%) JavaScript
4 19 (25.68%) T-SQL
5 10 (13.51%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.70%) VC++
6 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.70%) C++
6 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.35%) C
7 1 (1.35%) VB
7 1 (1.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) MCPD
1 1 (1.35%) MCTS
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.35%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.51%) Oracle
3 6 (8.11%) Twitter
4 4 (5.41%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.35%) Open Text
5 1 (1.35%) Telerik
5 1 (1.35%) Sybase
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