The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the North West region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Developer
Rank 70 81 76
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 63 47 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.10% 1.85% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 2.00% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 26 45
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
- +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2798 2350 2898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 93.48% 92.70% 91.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1537 1105 1470
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £205 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 171 208
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -3.61%
C# Developer
England

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 28 £325 +8.33% 46
Cheshire +18 19 £325 - 7
Lancashire -23 4 £300 -1.23% 7
Merseyside +4 3 £320 +6.66% 9
Cumbria - 1 £400 - 1
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 122 (100.00%) C#
2 108 (88.52%) .NET
3 77 (63.11%) SQL Server
4 68 (55.74%) ASP.NET
5 53 (43.44%) SQL
6 47 (38.52%) WPF
7 43 (35.25%) JavaScript
7 43 (35.25%) MVC
8 40 (32.79%) Web Services
8 40 (32.79%) WCF
9 39 (31.97%) HTML
10 36 (29.51%) CSS
11 34 (27.87%) T-SQL
11 34 (27.87%) .NET Framework
12 32 (26.23%) OO
13 29 (23.77%) Scrum
13 29 (23.77%) TDD
14 27 (22.13%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (22.13%) jQuery
15 25 (20.49%) SQL Server 2008
16 23 (18.85%) MVVM
17 22 (18.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 21 (17.21%) Microsoft
19 20 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
20 19 (15.57%) Visual Studio
20 19 (15.57%) Windows
20 19 (15.57%) WinForms
21 18 (14.75%) LINQ
21 18 (14.75%) OOD
21 18 (14.75%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 8 (6.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.10%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.46%) CMS
4 2 (1.64%) Node.js
5 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.82%) IIS
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (3.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.92%) Intranet
2 1 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (63.11%) SQL Server
2 25 (20.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (6.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (4.10%) Crystal Reports
8 4 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.46%) SQLPlus
10 2 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.64%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.82%) Big Data
11 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (15.57%) Visual Studio
2 13 (10.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (5.74%) MSTest
4 3 (2.46%) JIRA
4 3 (2.46%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.46%) Mercurial
5 2 (1.64%) Subversion
6 1 (0.82%) NUnit
6 1 (0.82%) LLBLGen Pro
6 1 (0.82%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.82%) Bitbucket
General
1 8 (6.56%) Retail
2 3 (2.46%) Finance
3 1 (0.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (88.52%) .NET
2 68 (55.74%) ASP.NET
3 47 (38.52%) WPF
4 40 (32.79%) WCF
4 40 (32.79%) Web Services
5 39 (31.97%) HTML
6 36 (29.51%) CSS
7 34 (27.87%) .NET Framework
8 27 (22.13%) jQuery
9 22 (18.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 20 (16.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (15.57%) WinForms
12 18 (14.75%) HTML5
12 18 (14.75%) LINQ
13 16 (13.11%) XML
14 13 (10.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (9.84%) Silverlight
16 11 (9.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 10 (8.20%) AngularJS
17 10 (8.20%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.66%) N-Tier
2 9 (7.38%) RIA
2 9 (7.38%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.46%) W3C
5 1 (0.82%) CCTV
5 1 (0.82%) SCADA
5 1 (0.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (35.25%) MVC
2 32 (26.23%) OO
3 29 (23.77%) Scrum
3 29 (23.77%) TDD
4 27 (22.13%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (18.85%) MVVM
6 18 (14.75%) OOD
7 15 (12.30%) Unit Testing
8 9 (7.38%) Web Development
8 9 (7.38%) User Stories
9 8 (6.56%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.92%) Business Analysis
10 6 (4.92%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (4.92%) UML
10 6 (4.92%) BDD
11 5 (4.10%) CRM
11 5 (4.10%) Pair Programming
12 4 (3.28%) Service Delivery
13 3 (2.46%) Web Design
13 3 (2.46%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 122 (100.00%) C#
2 53 (43.44%) SQL
3 43 (35.25%) JavaScript
4 34 (27.87%) T-SQL
5 14 (11.48%) PL/SQL
6 9 (7.38%) C++
7 6 (4.92%) VB
7 6 (4.92%) VC++
8 5 (4.10%) VB6
8 5 (4.10%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.64%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.64%) C
10 1 (0.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (4.10%) SC Cleared
1 5 (4.10%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.82%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (17.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.48%) Oracle
3 8 (6.56%) Twitter
4 6 (4.92%) Telerik
4 6 (4.92%) Sybase
5 2 (1.64%) Open Text
6 1 (0.82%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.82%) Facebook
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