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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Developer
Rank 75 116 62
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -54
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 77 41 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.10% 1.09% 2.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.21% 1.14% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 33 53
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £286 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £423 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £22.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
+93.18% -40.13%
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
3480 3590 2881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.82% 95.07% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2165 2091 1565
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 194 189
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.39 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +18 53 £336 +3.46% 46
Cheshire +8 13 £325 -5.10% 23
Lancashire -4 5 £350 -3.44% 8
Merseyside +2 4 £325 +4.00% 10
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 142 (100.00%) C#
2 127 (89.44%) .NET
3 96 (67.61%) SQL Server
4 95 (66.90%) MVC
5 89 (62.68%) ASP.NET
6 57 (40.14%) JavaScript
7 55 (38.73%) Agile Software Development
7 55 (38.73%) jQuery
8 54 (38.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 51 (35.92%) HTML
10 50 (35.21%) SQL
11 49 (34.51%) CSS
12 38 (26.76%) WCF
13 33 (23.24%) Web Development
13 33 (23.24%) .NET Framework
14 28 (19.72%) TDD
15 27 (19.01%) AngularJS
16 26 (18.31%) Web Services
17 24 (16.90%) Entity Framework
18 20 (14.08%) ASP.NET Web API
19 19 (13.38%) WPF
20 18 (12.68%) HTML5
21 16 (11.27%) OO
21 16 (11.27%) T-SQL
21 16 (11.27%) Microsoft
22 15 (10.56%) Scrum
23 14 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
23 14 (9.86%) CSS3
24 13 (9.15%) Unit Testing
24 13 (9.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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 5 (3.52%) CMS
2 4 (2.82%) IIS
2 4 (2.82%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.11%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.70%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 4 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.70%) Office 365
2 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.93%) Network Security
2 6 (4.23%) LDAP
3 2 (1.41%) Internet
4 1 (0.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (67.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.23%) NoSQL
3 5 (3.52%) Relational Database
3 5 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.11%) MySQL
4 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.70%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (7.75%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.11%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.11%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (1.41%) Moq
4 2 (1.41%) Subversion
5 1 (0.70%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.70%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.70%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.70%) Grunt
5 1 (0.70%) gulp
5 1 (0.70%) JIRA
5 1 (0.70%) MSTest
5 1 (0.70%) NUnit
5 1 (0.70%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.70%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (6.34%) Banking
2 7 (4.93%) Finance
3 5 (3.52%) Retail
4 4 (2.82%) Games
4 4 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.11%) Marketing
6 2 (1.41%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (89.44%) .NET
2 89 (62.68%) ASP.NET
3 55 (38.73%) jQuery
4 54 (38.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 51 (35.92%) HTML
6 49 (34.51%) CSS
7 38 (26.76%) WCF
8 33 (23.24%) .NET Framework
9 27 (19.01%) AngularJS
10 26 (18.31%) Web Services
11 24 (16.90%) Entity Framework
12 20 (14.08%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (13.38%) WPF
14 18 (12.68%) HTML5
15 14 (9.86%) CSS3
16 13 (9.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 11 (7.75%) XML
18 10 (7.04%) SOAP
19 9 (6.34%) LINQ
20 8 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.93%) Digital Media
2 4 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (2.82%) iPad
3 3 (2.11%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.11%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.41%) NHS
4 2 (1.41%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.70%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.45%) Windows
2 3 (2.11%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (1.41%) Linux
3 2 (1.41%) Unix
3 2 (1.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.70%) AIX
4 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.70%) VME
4 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (66.90%) MVC
2 55 (38.73%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (23.24%) Web Development
4 28 (19.72%) TDD
5 16 (11.27%) OO
6 15 (10.56%) Scrum
7 13 (9.15%) Unit Testing
8 11 (7.75%) CRM
8 11 (7.75%) ERP
9 9 (6.34%) OOP
10 8 (5.63%) Automated Testing
10 8 (5.63%) BDD
10 8 (5.63%) Translating Business Requirements
10 8 (5.63%) Use Case
11 6 (4.23%) Time Management
12 5 (3.52%) E-Commerce
12 5 (3.52%) MVVM
12 5 (3.52%) OOD
13 4 (2.82%) Migration
13 4 (2.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 142 (100.00%) C#
2 57 (40.14%) JavaScript
3 50 (35.21%) SQL
4 16 (11.27%) T-SQL
5 12 (8.45%) Java
5 12 (8.45%) VB.NET
6 7 (4.93%) C++
6 7 (4.93%) PHP
7 6 (4.23%) VB
8 3 (2.11%) PowerShell
8 3 (2.11%) R
8 3 (2.11%) XAML
9 2 (1.41%) Delphi
10 1 (0.70%) C
10 1 (0.70%) COBOL
10 1 (0.70%) Ruby
10 1 (0.70%) VB6
10 1 (0.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (2.82%) Degree
2 2 (1.41%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.70%) MCP
3 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.82%) Oracle
2 4 (2.82%) Sitecore
2 4 (2.82%) Xamarin
3 3 (2.11%) MobileIron
4 2 (1.41%) EPiServer
4 2 (1.41%) SAP
4 2 (1.41%) Telerik
4 2 (1.41%) Twitter
5 1 (0.70%) Facebook
5 1 (0.70%) ICL
5 1 (0.70%) Micro Focus
5 1 (0.70%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.70%) Red Hat
Chorley, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
X4 Group
Rate: £24 - 26 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago