The table below looks at the statistics for the C# 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# Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Developer
Rank 123 85 76
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -9
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 26 53 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.70% 1.67% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.80% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 38 22
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£325 £344 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +16.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £244 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £400 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
C# 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
3475 2942 2219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.16% 92.46% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1980 1591 1059
Average daily rate £385 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 193 179
Average hourly rate £16.83 £17.30 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.61 £42.50 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# Developer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

C# Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

C# 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# Developer across the North West region.

C# Developer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

C# Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

C# Developer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

C# 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# Developer across the North West region.

C# Developer Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

C# 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# Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 May 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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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 14 £325 - 34
Cheshire -12 9 £283 -14.71% 17
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited C# 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# Developer in their job title.

1 69 (100.00%) C#
2 59 (85.51%) .NET
3 42 (60.87%) SQL Server
4 39 (56.52%) MVC
5 38 (55.07%) ASP.NET
6 34 (49.28%) JavaScript
7 32 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (39.13%) HTML
8 27 (39.13%) jQuery
9 26 (37.68%) SQL
10 24 (34.78%) WCF
11 23 (33.33%) .NET Framework
12 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 22 (31.88%) CSS
13 21 (30.43%) Scrum
14 16 (23.19%) Visual Studio
14 16 (23.19%) Entity Framework
15 15 (21.74%) LINQ
15 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
15 15 (21.74%) TDD
16 14 (20.29%) Web Services
17 13 (18.84%) Ajax
18 11 (15.94%) Unit Testing
19 10 (14.49%) T-SQL
20 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
20 9 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
21 8 (11.59%) XML
21 8 (11.59%) Mentoring
22 7 (10.14%) Windows
22 7 (10.14%) RavenDB

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited C# 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# Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) CMS
2 3 (4.35%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (1.45%) IIS
3 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) Mingle
2 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) ATM
1 1 (1.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.14%) RavenDB
4 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.80%) SQLite
6 3 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.35%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (23.19%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.80%) Moq
3 4 (5.80%) NUnit
4 3 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 3 (4.35%) Subversion
4 3 (4.35%) FxCop
4 3 (4.35%) StyleCop
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (4.35%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) Games
3 1 (1.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (85.51%) .NET
2 38 (55.07%) ASP.NET
3 27 (39.13%) HTML
3 27 (39.13%) jQuery
4 24 (34.78%) WCF
5 23 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 22 (31.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (31.88%) CSS
7 16 (23.19%) Entity Framework
8 15 (21.74%) LINQ
9 14 (20.29%) Web Services
10 13 (18.84%) Ajax
11 8 (11.59%) XML
12 6 (8.70%) WPF
12 6 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (8.70%) AngularJS
13 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (7.25%) KnockoutJS
14 4 (5.80%) Ninject
14 4 (5.80%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) NHS
2 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Linked Data
3 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.90%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.45%) User Experience
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.45%) Tandem
4 1 (1.45%) Robotics
4 1 (1.45%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.45%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.14%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (56.52%) MVC
2 32 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (30.43%) Scrum
4 15 (21.74%) TDD
5 11 (15.94%) Unit Testing
6 9 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
7 8 (11.59%) Mentoring
8 6 (8.70%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (8.70%) OO
8 6 (8.70%) SOA
9 5 (7.25%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.25%) Web Development
10 4 (5.80%) Open Source
10 4 (5.80%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.80%) SDLC
11 3 (4.35%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (4.35%) Software Architecture
12 2 (2.90%) Software Deployment
12 2 (2.90%) MVVM
12 2 (2.90%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (100.00%) C#
2 34 (49.28%) JavaScript
3 26 (37.68%) SQL
4 10 (14.49%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.80%) Ruby
6 3 (4.35%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.45%) C++
7 1 (1.45%) XPath
7 1 (1.45%) SPARQL
7 1 (1.45%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
1 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) VMware
2 3 (4.35%) Twitter
3 1 (1.45%) Avaya
3 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
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