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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# .NET Developer
Rank 81 137 90
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -47
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 78 34 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.20% 0.77% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 0.81% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 29 27
Median daily rate £325 £310 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £442 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
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
3343 4210 2992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.38% 95.14% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2124 2572 1701
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 209 197
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.33 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.67% +7.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +16 37 £335 +8.50% 40
Cheshire +15 19 £263 -8.69% 15
Lancashire +27 11 £300 -32.04% 5
Merseyside +15 10 £300 +4.34% 9
C# .NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 123 (100.00%) C#
1 123 (100.00%) .NET
2 82 (66.67%) MVC
3 81 (65.85%) ASP.NET
4 79 (64.23%) SQL Server
5 60 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (46.34%) JavaScript
7 56 (45.53%) SQL
8 50 (40.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 47 (38.21%) jQuery
9 47 (38.21%) HTML
10 46 (37.40%) .NET Framework
11 42 (34.15%) Entity Framework
11 42 (34.15%) CSS
12 32 (26.02%) WCF
13 31 (25.20%) TDD
14 26 (21.14%) Web Services
15 23 (18.70%) Scrum
16 21 (17.07%) XML
17 20 (16.26%) VB
18 19 (15.45%) WinForms
19 18 (14.63%) T-SQL
20 17 (13.82%) Windows
20 17 (13.82%) Team Foundation Server
21 16 (13.01%) BDD
21 16 (13.01%) AngularJS
21 16 (13.01%) VB6
22 15 (12.20%) Web Development
22 15 (12.20%) VB.NET
22 15 (12.20%) HTML5

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 5 (4.07%) IIS
2 2 (1.63%) CMS
2 2 (1.63%) NServiceBus
2 2 (1.63%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.81%) Apache
3 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.81%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.69%) Network Security
2 3 (2.44%) Intranet
3 2 (1.63%) HTTP
3 2 (1.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (64.23%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.69%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.88%) MySQL
5 5 (4.07%) NoSQL
6 4 (3.25%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.44%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (13.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (8.13%) Cucumber
3 6 (4.88%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.07%) Moq
4 5 (4.07%) NUnit
5 4 (3.25%) ClearCase
5 4 (3.25%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.25%) JIRA
5 4 (3.25%) Rational Robot
5 4 (3.25%) Subversion
6 3 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.63%) WiX
8 1 (0.81%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.81%) Grunt
8 1 (0.81%) gulp
8 1 (0.81%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.81%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (6.50%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.88%) Retail
3 5 (4.07%) Finance
4 3 (2.44%) Banking
5 2 (1.63%) Billing
6 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (100.00%) .NET
2 81 (65.85%) ASP.NET
3 50 (40.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 47 (38.21%) HTML
4 47 (38.21%) jQuery
5 46 (37.40%) .NET Framework
6 42 (34.15%) CSS
6 42 (34.15%) Entity Framework
7 32 (26.02%) WCF
8 26 (21.14%) Web Services
9 21 (17.07%) XML
10 19 (15.45%) WinForms
11 16 (13.01%) AngularJS
12 15 (12.20%) HTML5
13 13 (10.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (10.57%) SOAP
14 12 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (9.76%) NHibernate
15 10 (8.13%) Gherkin
16 8 (6.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.50%) Digital Media
2 3 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.63%) NHS
4 1 (0.81%) Blog
4 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.81%) iPad
4 1 (0.81%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.81%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.81%) Social Network
4 1 (0.81%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.82%) Windows
2 5 (4.07%) Linux
2 5 (4.07%) Windows Server
3 4 (3.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.44%) Unix
4 3 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (66.67%) MVC
2 60 (48.78%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (25.20%) TDD
4 23 (18.70%) Scrum
5 16 (13.01%) BDD
6 15 (12.20%) Web Development
7 12 (9.76%) ERP
7 12 (9.76%) Project Management
8 11 (8.94%) CRM
9 9 (7.32%) Unit Testing
10 8 (6.50%) OO
11 7 (5.69%) Front End Development
12 6 (4.88%) E-Commerce
12 6 (4.88%) OOD
13 4 (3.25%) Migration
14 3 (2.44%) Automated Testing
14 3 (2.44%) OOP
14 3 (2.44%) OWASP
14 3 (2.44%) SOLID
15 2 (1.63%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 123 (100.00%) C#
2 57 (46.34%) JavaScript
3 56 (45.53%) SQL
4 20 (16.26%) VB
5 18 (14.63%) T-SQL
6 16 (13.01%) VB6
7 15 (12.20%) VB.NET
8 8 (6.50%) PHP
9 7 (5.69%) Java
10 4 (3.25%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.63%) C++
11 2 (1.63%) R
12 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.81%) Ruby
12 1 (0.81%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.81%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (3.25%) Degree
2 2 (1.63%) MCP
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.63%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.81%) MCAD
3 1 (0.81%) MCSD
3 1 (0.81%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 13 (10.57%) Microsoft
2 11 (8.94%) Oracle
3 3 (2.44%) SAP
3 3 (2.44%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.63%) Perforce
4 2 (1.63%) Twitter
5 1 (0.81%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.81%) Facebook
5 1 (0.81%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.81%) Telerik
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