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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# .NET Developer
Rank 119 100 102
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +2
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 29 34 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.80% 1.20% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 1.30% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 9
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£325 £340 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £280 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £361 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £303
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -0.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
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
3316 2623 2180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.93% 92.55% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1747 1357 1034
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 214 173
Average hourly rate £19.35 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.91 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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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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 -12 17 £325 -7.14% 29
Cheshire +3 10 £300 -4.00% 15
Lancashire -3 2 £330 -8.96% 8
Merseyside - - - - 4
C# .NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 60 (100.00%) C#
1 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 38 (63.33%) SQL Server
4 37 (61.67%) MVC
5 31 (51.67%) HTML
6 29 (48.33%) JavaScript
7 26 (43.33%) .NET Framework
7 26 (43.33%) CSS
8 24 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (38.33%) jQuery
10 20 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 20 (33.33%) SQL
10 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (28.33%) Visual Studio
12 15 (25.00%) WCF
13 11 (18.33%) Web Services
14 10 (16.67%) TDD
14 10 (16.67%) Web Development
14 10 (16.67%) LINQ
15 9 (15.00%) Ajax
15 9 (15.00%) XML
16 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
16 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 7 (11.67%) REST
17 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
17 7 (11.67%) OO
17 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
18 6 (10.00%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.67%) Kentico
2 1 (1.67%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) SaaS
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) ATM
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
1 1 (1.67%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (63.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.67%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (28.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.00%) NUnit
4 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.67%) JIRA
5 1 (1.67%) Selenium
5 1 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.67%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 31 (51.67%) HTML
4 26 (43.33%) CSS
4 26 (43.33%) .NET Framework
5 24 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (38.33%) jQuery
7 20 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 15 (25.00%) WCF
9 11 (18.33%) Web Services
10 10 (16.67%) LINQ
11 9 (15.00%) XML
11 9 (15.00%) Ajax
12 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 7 (11.67%) REST
13 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (8.33%) RESTful
14 5 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (8.33%) LINQ to SQL
14 5 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) Linked Data
3 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) User Experience
4 1 (1.67%) Open Source
4 1 (1.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (61.67%) MVC
2 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.67%) TDD
3 10 (16.67%) Web Development
4 7 (11.67%) OO
5 6 (10.00%) Scrum
6 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 5 (8.33%) SOA
7 4 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
7 4 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (1.67%) Software Architecture
8 1 (1.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (1.67%) Build Automation
8 1 (1.67%) User Stories
8 1 (1.67%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.67%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (1.67%) Time Management
8 1 (1.67%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.67%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 60 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (48.33%) JavaScript
3 20 (33.33%) SQL
4 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.33%) XPath
6 3 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
7 1 (1.67%) C
7 1 (1.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.67%) MCPD
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.33%) Twitter
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
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