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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# .NET Developer
England / North West
Rank 92 97 89
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 42 64 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.60% 1.65% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.74% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 52 35
Median daily rate £300 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £375 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.34 £42.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-66.25% +51.78%

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
2494 3682 2998
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 95.26% 94.73% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1595 2188 1735
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 170 187
Median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £17.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +31.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.80 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +2 22 £336 -3.92% 19
Lancashire +10 13 £288 +40.24% 5
Cheshire +13 4 £263 -22.22% 29
Merseyside +1 3 £310 -8.14% 9
C# .NET Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 128 (100.00%) C#
1 128 (100.00%) .NET
2 74 (57.81%) ASP.NET
3 70 (54.69%) MVC
4 64 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 60 (46.88%) JavaScript
6 57 (44.53%) .NET Framework
7 55 (42.97%) SQL
8 52 (40.63%) HTML
9 49 (38.28%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (35.94%) CSS
11 43 (33.59%) Entity Framework
12 38 (29.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 31 (24.22%) jQuery
14 26 (20.31%) XML
15 23 (17.97%) Web Services
16 22 (17.19%) TDD
17 19 (14.84%) VB.NET
17 19 (14.84%) Front End Development
18 18 (14.06%) T-SQL
18 18 (14.06%) VB
18 18 (14.06%) Scrum
18 18 (14.06%) WinForms
18 18 (14.06%) NoSQL
18 18 (14.06%) AngularJS
19 17 (13.28%) WCF
20 16 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
20 16 (12.50%) VB6
21 15 (11.72%) Umbraco
21 15 (11.72%) BDD

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 15 (11.72%) Umbraco
2 7 (5.47%) CMS
3 3 (2.34%) IIS
3 3 (2.34%) NServiceBus
3 3 (2.34%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.34%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.56%) DNN
4 2 (1.56%) EPiServer CMS
4 2 (1.56%) Immediacy CMS
4 2 (1.56%) Kentico
4 2 (1.56%) Sitefinity
5 1 (0.78%) Apache
5 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.56%) PaaS
2 2 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.91%) Internet
2 4 (3.13%) Intranet
3 3 (2.34%) HTTPS
3 3 (2.34%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.06%) NoSQL
3 13 (10.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.69%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.13%) MySQL
6 4 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.34%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.34%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (2.34%) SQLite
8 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.78%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (7.03%) Visual Studio
3 8 (6.25%) Cucumber
4 5 (3.91%) Moq
4 5 (3.91%) NUnit
4 5 (3.91%) Subversion
5 4 (3.13%) ClearCase
5 4 (3.13%) Rational Robot
6 3 (2.34%) Git (software)
6 3 (2.34%) JIRA
7 2 (1.56%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (1.56%) WiX
8 1 (0.78%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 6 (4.69%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.13%) Finance
3 2 (1.56%) Banking
3 2 (1.56%) Billing
3 2 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.78%) Legal
4 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (100.00%) .NET
2 74 (57.81%) ASP.NET
3 57 (44.53%) .NET Framework
4 52 (40.63%) HTML
5 46 (35.94%) CSS
6 43 (33.59%) Entity Framework
7 38 (29.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (24.22%) jQuery
9 26 (20.31%) XML
10 23 (17.97%) Web Services
11 18 (14.06%) AngularJS
11 18 (14.06%) WinForms
12 17 (13.28%) WCF
13 14 (10.94%) SOAP
14 10 (7.81%) NHibernate
15 9 (7.03%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (7.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (7.03%) HTML5
15 9 (7.03%) WPF
16 8 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.56%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.56%) Tandem
3 2 (1.56%) User Experience
4 1 (0.78%) Blog
4 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.78%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.94%) Windows
2 4 (3.13%) Android
2 4 (3.13%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.13%) Linux
2 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (2.34%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.34%) Windows 8
3 3 (2.34%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.56%) Unix
4 2 (1.56%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (54.69%) MVC
2 49 (38.28%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (17.19%) TDD
4 19 (14.84%) Front End Development
5 18 (14.06%) Scrum
6 15 (11.72%) BDD
7 13 (10.16%) Mobile Application Development
8 12 (9.38%) Project Management
9 8 (6.25%) Unit Testing
10 7 (5.47%) E-Commerce
11 5 (3.91%) OO
12 4 (3.13%) Automated Testing
12 4 (3.13%) Migration
12 4 (3.13%) OOD
12 4 (3.13%) Validation
13 3 (2.34%) Business Intelligence
13 3 (2.34%) Data Entry
13 3 (2.34%) Web Application Development
13 3 (2.34%) Web Development
14 2 (1.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 128 (100.00%) C#
2 60 (46.88%) JavaScript
3 55 (42.97%) SQL
4 19 (14.84%) VB.NET
5 18 (14.06%) T-SQL
5 18 (14.06%) VB
6 16 (12.50%) VB6
7 4 (3.13%) PHP
8 3 (2.34%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.34%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.56%) C++
9 2 (1.56%) Java
9 2 (1.56%) Python
9 2 (1.56%) Ruby
10 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.34%) Degree
2 2 (1.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) MCAD
3 1 (0.78%) MCP
3 1 (0.78%) MCSD
3 1 (0.78%) MCTS
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.78%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (10.94%) Xamarin
2 13 (10.16%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.25%) Oracle
4 4 (3.13%) EPiServer
5 3 (2.34%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.56%) Alterian
6 2 (1.56%) Ektron
6 2 (1.56%) Perforce
6 2 (1.56%) SAP
7 1 (0.78%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.78%) Nintex
7 1 (0.78%) Telerik
Chester, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £240 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
The Change Partners Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £375 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago