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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# .NET Developer
Rank 90 89 71
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 62 54 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.63% 1.67% 2.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.77% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 42 36
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £38.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £28.00 £38.48
% change year-on-year
+51.78% -27.23%
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
3575 3050 2610
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.03% 94.25% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2152 1706 1324
Average daily rate £380 £363 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 182 195
Average hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.28 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £42.50 £40.86
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -14 37 £336 +5.07% 57
Cheshire -4 15 £325 +4.00% 22
Lancashire +3 7 £205 -36.92% 6
Merseyside - 2 £338 - 3
C# .NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 112 (100.00%) C#
1 112 (100.00%) .NET
2 80 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 57 (50.89%) ASP.NET
4 52 (46.43%) MVC
5 51 (45.54%) JavaScript
6 50 (44.64%) HTML
7 44 (39.29%) Visual Studio
8 43 (38.39%) CSS
9 34 (30.36%) jQuery
10 33 (29.46%) SQL
11 32 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (25.00%) HTML5
14 25 (22.32%) TDD
15 23 (20.54%) .NET Framework
16 22 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
17 20 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
17 20 (17.86%) Web Development
18 18 (16.07%) Ruby
18 18 (16.07%) Unix
18 18 (16.07%) Linux
18 18 (16.07%) Python
19 17 (15.18%) Mac OS X
19 17 (15.18%) Entity Framework
20 16 (14.29%) Git (software)
20 16 (14.29%) WCF
20 16 (14.29%) AngularJS
20 16 (14.29%) Subversion
20 16 (14.29%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (9.82%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.46%) CMS
3 4 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.68%) IIS
5 2 (1.79%) Apache
5 2 (1.79%) Node.js
5 2 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.79%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) InfoPath
1 2 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.89%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.89%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.39%) HTTP
2 5 (4.46%) Internet
3 2 (1.79%) SMTP
3 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 22 (19.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (10.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.79%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.79%) MySQL
7 2 (1.79%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.79%) SQLite
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 44 (39.29%) Visual Studio
2 20 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 16 (14.29%) Subversion
4 4 (3.57%) SpecFlow
5 3 (2.68%) MSTest
6 2 (1.79%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.79%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.79%) JUnit
6 2 (1.79%) Moq
6 2 (1.79%) NUnit
6 2 (1.79%) PHPUnit
General
1 16 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (3.57%) Retail
3 2 (1.79%) Advertising
3 2 (1.79%) Games
3 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.79%) Marketing
4 1 (0.89%) Electronics
4 1 (0.89%) Legal
4 1 (0.89%) Local Government
4 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (50.89%) ASP.NET
3 50 (44.64%) HTML
4 43 (38.39%) CSS
5 34 (30.36%) jQuery
6 32 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (25.00%) HTML5
8 23 (20.54%) .NET Framework
9 17 (15.18%) Entity Framework
10 16 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 16 (14.29%) WCF
11 15 (13.39%) Silverlight
11 15 (13.39%) Web Services
12 12 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (8.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 9 (8.04%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (7.14%) CSS3
14 8 (7.14%) WPF
15 6 (5.36%) XML
16 5 (4.46%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.71%) Visualisation
2 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.79%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.89%) NHS
6 1 (0.89%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.07%) Linux
1 18 (16.07%) Unix
2 17 (15.18%) Mac OS X
3 5 (4.46%) Windows
4 3 (2.68%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.79%) Android
5 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (46.43%) MVC
2 31 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (22.32%) TDD
4 20 (17.86%) Web Development
5 15 (13.39%) Responsive Web Design
5 15 (13.39%) Web Design
6 11 (9.82%) Front End Development
7 9 (8.04%) BDD
7 9 (8.04%) Software Engineering
8 8 (7.14%) OO
8 8 (7.14%) Scrum
8 8 (7.14%) Unit Testing
9 7 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
10 6 (5.36%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.57%) Automated Testing
11 4 (3.57%) OOP
11 4 (3.57%) OWASP
11 4 (3.57%) Process Management
11 4 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (3.57%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 112 (100.00%) C#
2 51 (45.54%) JavaScript
3 33 (29.46%) SQL
4 18 (16.07%) Python
4 18 (16.07%) Ruby
5 15 (13.39%) T-SQL
5 15 (13.39%) XAML
6 14 (12.50%) Scala
7 8 (7.14%) C++
7 8 (7.14%) VB
8 7 (6.25%) VB.NET
9 5 (4.46%) Java
10 3 (2.68%) VB6
11 2 (1.79%) C
11 2 (1.79%) FQL
11 2 (1.79%) PHP
11 2 (1.79%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.79%) VBA
11 2 (1.79%) VBScript
12 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.68%) Degree
1 3 (2.68%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.89%) MCPD
2 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) WCAG
2 2 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.79%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 15 (13.39%) Microsoft
1 15 (13.39%) Telerik
2 4 (3.57%) Capita
2 4 (3.57%) EPiServer
2 4 (3.57%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.89%) Google
3 1 (0.89%) Oracle
3 1 (0.89%) SAP
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