The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# .NET Developer
Rank 129 99 96
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -3
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 25 40 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.65% 1.26% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.37% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 12
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£319 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £360 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £300
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.40%
C# .NET Developer
England

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
3546 2910 2249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.96% 91.91% 93.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1887 1537 1068
Average daily rate £388 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 206 183
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.71 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.51 £52.47
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

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
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 21 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -17 15 £311 -7.77% 24
Cheshire -3 8 £300 +20.00% 13
Lancashire - - - - 6
Merseyside - - - - 4
C# .NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 53 (100.00%) C#
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (73.58%) ASP.NET
3 34 (64.15%) MVC
4 33 (62.26%) SQL Server
5 30 (56.60%) HTML
6 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
7 25 (47.17%) CSS
7 25 (47.17%) .NET Framework
8 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (39.62%) jQuery
10 19 (35.85%) Entity Framework
10 19 (35.85%) SQL
11 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (26.42%) WCF
13 13 (24.53%) Visual Studio
14 10 (18.87%) Web Services
14 10 (18.87%) TDD
14 10 (18.87%) LINQ
15 9 (16.98%) Web Development
15 9 (16.98%) XML
16 8 (15.09%) Ajax
17 7 (13.21%) T-SQL
17 7 (13.21%) OO
17 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2008
17 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web API
18 6 (11.32%) REST
18 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
19 5 (9.43%) XSLT

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 2 (3.77%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.89%) Kentico
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) SaaS
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) ATM
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
1 1 (1.89%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (62.26%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.55%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.89%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.89%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Visual Studio
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.77%) NUnit
4 2 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.89%) JIRA
5 1 (1.89%) Selenium
5 1 (1.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (5.66%) Retail
2 2 (3.77%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 39 (73.58%) ASP.NET
3 30 (56.60%) HTML
4 25 (47.17%) .NET Framework
4 25 (47.17%) CSS
5 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (39.62%) jQuery
7 19 (35.85%) Entity Framework
8 14 (26.42%) WCF
9 10 (18.87%) Web Services
9 10 (18.87%) LINQ
10 9 (16.98%) XML
11 8 (15.09%) Ajax
12 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (11.32%) REST
14 5 (9.43%) LINQ to SQL
14 5 (9.43%) HTML5
14 5 (9.43%) XSLT
15 4 (7.55%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) N-Tier
1 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.89%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Tandem
3 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.89%) Open Source
3 1 (1.89%) Linked Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.55%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (64.15%) MVC
2 18 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.87%) TDD
4 9 (16.98%) Web Development
5 7 (13.21%) OO
6 5 (9.43%) Scrum
6 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (7.55%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (7.55%) SOA
8 1 (1.89%) Cash Management
8 1 (1.89%) Software Architecture
8 1 (1.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (1.89%) Build Automation
8 1 (1.89%) User Stories
8 1 (1.89%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.89%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.89%) Time Management
8 1 (1.89%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.89%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (100.00%) C#
2 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
3 19 (35.85%) SQL
4 7 (13.21%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.43%) XPath
6 3 (5.66%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.89%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) MCPD
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) Twitter
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
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