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 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Developer
Rank 91 84 89
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 45 46 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.41% 1.66% 1.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.83% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 22
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£313 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £361 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £34.98 £22.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +57.21%
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
2927 2507 2844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.99% 90.41% 91.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1719 1225 1432
Average daily rate £350 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £215 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 186 192
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 25 November 2014.

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 25 November 2014. 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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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 -2 37 £300 -11.11% 40
Cheshire +8 6 £363 +20.83% 19
Lancashire -23 1 £265 -15.87% 10
Merseyside - - - - 7
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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.

1 107 (100.00%) C#
2 87 (81.31%) .NET
3 65 (60.75%) SQL Server
4 50 (46.73%) MVC
5 48 (44.86%) ASP.NET
6 40 (37.38%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (36.45%) SQL
8 35 (32.71%) JavaScript
9 32 (29.91%) HTML
9 32 (29.91%) WPF
10 31 (28.97%) .NET Framework
10 31 (28.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (27.10%) TDD
12 27 (25.23%) OO
13 26 (24.30%) CSS
14 24 (22.43%) WCF
14 24 (22.43%) jQuery
14 24 (22.43%) Visual Studio
15 23 (21.50%) Web Services
15 23 (21.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 22 (20.56%) SQL Server 2008
17 20 (18.69%) Scrum
18 19 (17.76%) Microsoft
19 17 (15.89%) MVVM
20 16 (14.95%) Mentoring
20 16 (14.95%) Unit Testing
21 15 (14.02%) LINQ
22 14 (13.08%) T-SQL
23 13 (12.15%) XML
23 13 (12.15%) OOD

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 (5.61%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.67%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.80%) IIS
3 3 (2.80%) Node.js
4 2 (1.87%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (2.80%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.80%) Mingle
2 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) Intranet
2 2 (1.87%) Internet
3 1 (0.93%) HTTP
3 1 (0.93%) AMQP
3 1 (0.93%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (60.75%) SQL Server
2 22 (20.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (12.15%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.74%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.80%) RavenDB
7 2 (1.87%) Big Data
7 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 24 (22.43%) Visual Studio
2 11 (10.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.61%) MSTest
4 5 (4.67%) NUnit
5 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (1.87%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.87%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.87%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.87%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.87%) Ant
7 1 (0.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.93%) JIRA
7 1 (0.93%) Selenium
7 1 (0.93%) Subversion
7 1 (0.93%) NuGet
7 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.93%) LLBLGen Pro
General
1 11 (10.28%) Retail
2 3 (2.80%) Finance
3 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.93%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (81.31%) .NET
2 48 (44.86%) ASP.NET
3 32 (29.91%) HTML
3 32 (29.91%) WPF
4 31 (28.97%) .NET Framework
4 31 (28.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (24.30%) CSS
6 24 (22.43%) WCF
6 24 (22.43%) jQuery
7 23 (21.50%) Web Services
7 23 (21.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 15 (14.02%) LINQ
9 13 (12.15%) XML
10 11 (10.28%) REST
11 10 (9.35%) WinForms
12 9 (8.41%) Ajax
12 9 (8.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 8 (7.48%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (6.54%) XSLT
14 7 (6.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.48%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.74%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.87%) Linked Data
4 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.87%) RIA
5 1 (0.93%) NHS
5 1 (0.93%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.93%) Life Science
5 1 (0.93%) CCTV
5 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.21%) Windows
2 1 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (46.73%) MVC
2 40 (37.38%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (27.10%) TDD
4 27 (25.23%) OO
5 20 (18.69%) Scrum
6 17 (15.89%) MVVM
7 16 (14.95%) Mentoring
7 16 (14.95%) Unit Testing
8 13 (12.15%) OOD
9 11 (10.28%) Web Development
10 9 (8.41%) BDD
11 7 (6.54%) Service Delivery
12 6 (5.61%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (5.61%) SOA
13 5 (4.67%) CRM
14 4 (3.74%) Dependency Injection
14 4 (3.74%) Software Engineering
14 4 (3.74%) Business Analysis
15 3 (2.80%) Technical Architecture
15 3 (2.80%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 107 (100.00%) C#
2 39 (36.45%) SQL
3 35 (32.71%) JavaScript
4 14 (13.08%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.54%) C++
6 6 (5.61%) VB
7 5 (4.67%) VB6
8 4 (3.74%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.74%) XPath
8 4 (3.74%) Java
9 2 (1.87%) Ruby
9 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.93%) C
10 1 (0.93%) VC++
10 1 (0.93%) XAML
10 1 (0.93%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.93%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (0.93%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.93%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (3.74%) Degree
2 2 (1.87%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.87%) Puppet
1 2 (1.87%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (17.76%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.48%) Oracle
3 5 (4.67%) Sybase
4 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.93%) Google
4 1 (0.93%) Twitter
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