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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# .NET Developer
Rank 127 107 77
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -30
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 39 54 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.97% 1.38% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.46% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 32
Median daily rate £325 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £358 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
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
3805 3690 2990
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.35% 94.35% 94.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2298 1965 1583
Median daily rate £400 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 224 207
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £11.23 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £49.50 £40.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -24 18 £331 +5.15% 31
Cheshire -12 12 £325 +8.33% 16
Merseyside - 5 £325 - 1
Lancashire +2 1 - - 6
C# .NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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.

1 104 (100.00%) C#
1 104 (100.00%) .NET
2 77 (74.04%) SQL Server
3 63 (60.58%) MVC
4 52 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 49 (47.12%) JavaScript
6 42 (40.38%) CSS
7 41 (39.42%) HTML
8 33 (31.73%) Web Development
9 31 (29.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (27.88%) HTML5
10 29 (27.88%) jQuery
10 29 (27.88%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (27.88%) SQL
10 29 (27.88%) Visual Studio
11 27 (25.96%) TDD
12 26 (25.00%) WCF
13 25 (24.04%) .NET Framework
14 20 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
15 17 (16.35%) XAML
16 16 (15.38%) Telerik
17 15 (14.42%) Silverlight
17 15 (14.42%) Unix
17 15 (14.42%) Linux
17 15 (14.42%) T-SQL
17 15 (14.42%) AngularJS
17 15 (14.42%) Visualisation
17 15 (14.42%) Entity Framework
17 15 (14.42%) CSS3
18 14 (13.46%) Scala

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 6 (5.77%) CMS
1 6 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.81%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.92%) IIS
3 2 (1.92%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.96%) Unit4 Business World
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.54%) HTTP
2 4 (3.85%) Network Security
3 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (74.04%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.88%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.92%) MySQL
7 1 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 29 (27.88%) Visual Studio
2 14 (13.46%) Subversion
3 13 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 12 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.85%) SpecFlow
6 3 (2.88%) Moq
7 1 (0.96%) JIRA
7 1 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 14 (13.46%) Finance
2 3 (2.88%) Games
3 2 (1.92%) Banking
3 2 (1.92%) Retail
4 1 (0.96%) Advertising
4 1 (0.96%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 42 (40.38%) CSS
4 41 (39.42%) HTML
5 31 (29.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (27.88%) HTML5
6 29 (27.88%) jQuery
7 26 (25.00%) WCF
8 25 (24.04%) .NET Framework
9 20 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (14.42%) AngularJS
10 15 (14.42%) CSS3
10 15 (14.42%) Entity Framework
10 15 (14.42%) Silverlight
11 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 9 (8.65%) Web Services
13 7 (6.73%) XML
14 6 (5.77%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (5.77%) WPF
15 5 (4.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) Visualisation
2 4 (3.85%) Digital Media
2 4 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.88%) NHS
4 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.42%) Linux
1 15 (14.42%) Unix
2 13 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 8 (7.69%) Windows
4 2 (1.92%) Android
4 2 (1.92%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (60.58%) MVC
2 33 (31.73%) Web Development
3 29 (27.88%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (25.96%) TDD
5 13 (12.50%) Web Design
6 12 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
7 9 (8.65%) Software Engineering
8 8 (7.69%) Front End Development
8 8 (7.69%) OO
9 7 (6.73%) BDD
9 7 (6.73%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.73%) Scrum
9 7 (6.73%) Translating Business Requirements
9 7 (6.73%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.77%) CRM
11 5 (4.81%) ERP
11 5 (4.81%) OOP
11 5 (4.81%) OWASP
12 4 (3.85%) Multithreading
12 4 (3.85%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 104 (100.00%) C#
2 49 (47.12%) JavaScript
3 29 (27.88%) SQL
4 17 (16.35%) XAML
5 15 (14.42%) T-SQL
6 14 (13.46%) Python
6 14 (13.46%) Ruby
6 14 (13.46%) Scala
7 5 (4.81%) C++
8 4 (3.85%) Java
8 4 (3.85%) PHP
8 4 (3.85%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.88%) VB
10 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (1.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (15.38%) Telerik
2 12 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.81%) EPiServer
3 5 (4.81%) Sitecore
4 4 (3.85%) Capita
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle
5 2 (1.92%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.96%) SAP