The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had C# Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Developer
Rank 70 82 69
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 91 86 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.86% 2.05% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 2.19% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 67 55
Median daily rate £370 £300 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £205 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £381 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-48.57% +16.66%
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
3008 3931 3083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.50% 93.89% 94.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1973 2365 1804
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 187 178
Median hourly rate £19.66 £17.77 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% +17.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

C# Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured C# Developer in the job title.

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 3 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 December 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 +10 47 £370 +17.46% 34
Lancashire -5 17 £300 +46.34% 8
Merseyside +8 8 £404 +0.93% 8
Cheshire 0 8 £363 - 20
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, C# 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# Developer in the job title.

1 186 (100.00%) C#
2 177 (95.16%) .NET
3 116 (62.37%) ASP.NET
4 105 (56.45%) MVC
5 102 (54.84%) SQL Server
6 88 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
7 85 (45.70%) JavaScript
8 80 (43.01%) SQL
9 69 (37.10%) .NET Framework
10 68 (36.56%) HTML
11 64 (34.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 62 (33.33%) jQuery
13 61 (32.80%) CSS
14 50 (26.88%) Entity Framework
15 31 (16.67%) VB.NET
16 29 (15.59%) Web Services
16 29 (15.59%) Scrum
16 29 (15.59%) TDD
16 29 (15.59%) AngularJS
17 28 (15.05%) T-SQL
18 27 (14.52%) XML
19 26 (13.98%) WinForms
20 24 (12.90%) WCF
21 22 (11.83%) Web Development
21 22 (11.83%) NoSQL
22 21 (11.29%) VB
23 20 (10.75%) Windows
23 20 (10.75%) BDD
23 20 (10.75%) Team Foundation Server
23 20 (10.75%) Front End Development

C# 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 19 (10.22%) Umbraco
2 9 (4.84%) CMS
3 6 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.15%) IIS
5 3 (1.61%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.08%) DNN
6 2 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.08%) EPiServer CMS
6 2 (1.08%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.08%) Immediacy CMS
6 2 (1.08%) JBoss
6 2 (1.08%) Kentico
6 2 (1.08%) NServiceBus
6 2 (1.08%) Sitefinity
6 2 (1.08%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.08%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.54%) Apache
7 1 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.54%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 8 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.08%) PaaS
2 2 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.15%) Intranet
2 3 (1.61%) Internet
2 3 (1.61%) Network Security
3 1 (0.54%) HTTP
3 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.54%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.83%) NoSQL
3 17 (9.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.76%) MongoDB
4 7 (3.76%) MySQL
4 7 (3.76%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.61%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.08%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.08%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (10.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (8.06%) Visual Studio
3 10 (5.38%) Cucumber
4 7 (3.76%) Subversion
5 6 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.23%) JIRA
6 5 (2.69%) Moq
6 5 (2.69%) NUnit
7 4 (2.15%) ClearCase
7 4 (2.15%) Rational Robot
8 3 (1.61%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.08%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (1.08%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.08%) WiX
10 1 (0.54%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.54%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.54%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (7.53%) Manufacturing
2 6 (3.23%) Finance
2 6 (3.23%) Retail
3 3 (1.61%) Banking
3 3 (1.61%) Marketing
4 2 (1.08%) Advertising
4 2 (1.08%) Billing
5 1 (0.54%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.54%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.54%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (95.16%) .NET
2 116 (62.37%) ASP.NET
3 69 (37.10%) .NET Framework
4 68 (36.56%) HTML
5 64 (34.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 62 (33.33%) jQuery
7 61 (32.80%) CSS
8 50 (26.88%) Entity Framework
9 29 (15.59%) AngularJS
9 29 (15.59%) Web Services
10 27 (14.52%) XML
11 26 (13.98%) WinForms
12 24 (12.90%) WCF
13 16 (8.60%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (8.06%) HTML5
14 15 (8.06%) SOAP
15 13 (6.99%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 12 (6.45%) NHibernate
16 12 (6.45%) WPF
17 10 (5.38%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.06%) Mobile App
2 8 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.69%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.69%) iPad
4 4 (2.15%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.08%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.08%) Tandem
5 2 (1.08%) User Experience
6 1 (0.54%) Blog
6 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.54%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 20 (10.75%) Windows
2 6 (3.23%) Linux
2 6 (3.23%) Unix
3 4 (2.15%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.61%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.08%) Android
5 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.08%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.54%) AIX
6 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.54%) VME
6 1 (0.54%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (56.45%) MVC
2 88 (47.31%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (15.59%) Scrum
3 29 (15.59%) TDD
4 22 (11.83%) Web Development
5 20 (10.75%) BDD
5 20 (10.75%) Front End Development
6 13 (6.99%) Mobile Application Development
6 13 (6.99%) Project Management
7 8 (4.30%) OO
7 8 (4.30%) Unit Testing
8 7 (3.76%) CRM
8 7 (3.76%) ERP
8 7 (3.76%) Migration
8 7 (3.76%) OOD
8 7 (3.76%) Time Management
9 6 (3.23%) E-Commerce
10 5 (2.69%) Automated Testing
10 5 (2.69%) Content Management
11 4 (2.15%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 186 (100.00%) C#
2 85 (45.70%) JavaScript
3 80 (43.01%) SQL
4 31 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 28 (15.05%) T-SQL
6 21 (11.29%) VB
7 17 (9.14%) VB6
8 8 (4.30%) Java
9 7 (3.76%) PHP
10 4 (2.15%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.61%) C
11 3 (1.61%) Ruby
11 3 (1.61%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.08%) C++
12 2 (1.08%) Python
13 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.54%) COBOL
13 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.54%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (2.69%) Degree
2 4 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.08%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.08%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.54%) MCAD
4 1 (0.54%) MCP
4 1 (0.54%) MCSD
4 1 (0.54%) MCTS
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.61%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.54%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (8.60%) Xamarin
2 15 (8.06%) Microsoft
3 11 (5.91%) Oracle
4 7 (3.76%) Sitecore
5 5 (2.69%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.61%) Telerik
7 2 (1.08%) Alterian
7 2 (1.08%) Ektron
7 2 (1.08%) Perforce
7 2 (1.08%) SAP
7 2 (1.08%) Sun
7 2 (1.08%) Sybase
8 1 (0.54%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.54%) Facebook
8 1 (0.54%) ICL
8 1 (0.54%) Micro Focus
8 1 (0.54%) Nintex
8 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.54%) Twitter
Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Square One Resources
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago