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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# Developer
England / North West
Rank 80 63 70
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +7
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 58 101 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.24% 2.63% 2.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 2.77% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 81 53
Median daily rate £313 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £375 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £336 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.08% +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £42.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +61.53%

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
2459 3641 3195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.80% 94.94% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1545 2167 1733
Median daily rate £375 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +1.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 198 201
Median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.65% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £11.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 -15 24 £335 +3.07% 28
Lancashire +23 18 £300 +42.85% 11
Merseyside +4 7 £350 +7.69% 7
Cheshire +10 6 £300 -7.69% 25
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 152 (100.00%) C#
2 145 (95.39%) .NET
3 97 (63.82%) ASP.NET
4 79 (51.97%) MVC
5 73 (48.03%) SQL Server
6 72 (47.37%) JavaScript
7 63 (41.45%) Agile Software Development
7 63 (41.45%) .NET Framework
8 61 (40.13%) SQL
9 60 (39.47%) HTML
10 52 (34.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 51 (33.55%) CSS
12 44 (28.95%) Entity Framework
13 29 (19.08%) XML
14 27 (17.76%) jQuery
15 26 (17.11%) WinForms
16 22 (14.47%) VB.NET
17 21 (13.82%) Web Services
18 20 (13.16%) TDD
18 20 (13.16%) Umbraco
19 18 (11.84%) Front End Development
20 17 (11.18%) SQL Server 2008
20 17 (11.18%) NoSQL
20 17 (11.18%) Visual Studio
21 16 (10.53%) T-SQL
21 16 (10.53%) VB
21 16 (10.53%) VB6
21 16 (10.53%) Scrum
21 16 (10.53%) AngularJS
22 15 (9.87%) Xamarin

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 20 (13.16%) Umbraco
2 10 (6.58%) CMS
3 8 (5.26%) EPiServer
4 5 (3.29%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.97%) NServiceBus
5 3 (1.97%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.32%) DNN
6 2 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.32%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.32%) IIS
6 2 (1.32%) Immediacy CMS
6 2 (1.32%) JBoss
6 2 (1.32%) Kentico
6 2 (1.32%) Sitefinity
6 2 (1.32%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.32%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.32%) PaaS
2 2 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.29%) Internet
2 3 (1.97%) HTTPS
2 3 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.32%) HTTP
4 1 (0.66%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (48.03%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.18%) NoSQL
2 17 (11.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.63%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.63%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.97%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.97%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (1.97%) SQLite
7 2 (1.32%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.32%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.32%) MySQL
7 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.66%) Firebird
8 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (11.18%) Visual Studio
2 15 (9.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (5.92%) NUnit
4 7 (4.61%) Cucumber
4 7 (4.61%) Git (software)
5 6 (3.95%) Moq
6 4 (2.63%) ClearCase
6 4 (2.63%) JIRA
6 4 (2.63%) Rational Robot
6 4 (2.63%) Subversion
7 2 (1.32%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.32%) Eclipse RCP
7 2 (1.32%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.32%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.32%) WiX
8 1 (0.66%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.66%) Selenium
8 1 (0.66%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.66%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (3.95%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.32%) Advertising
2 2 (1.32%) Billing
2 2 (1.32%) Finance
3 1 (0.66%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.66%) Electronics
3 1 (0.66%) Financial Institution
3 1 (0.66%) Legal
3 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (95.39%) .NET
2 97 (63.82%) ASP.NET
3 63 (41.45%) .NET Framework
4 60 (39.47%) HTML
5 52 (34.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 51 (33.55%) CSS
7 44 (28.95%) Entity Framework
8 29 (19.08%) XML
9 27 (17.76%) jQuery
10 26 (17.11%) WinForms
11 21 (13.82%) Web Services
12 16 (10.53%) AngularJS
13 15 (9.87%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (9.21%) WCF
15 13 (8.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 13 (8.55%) SOAP
15 13 (8.55%) WPF
16 10 (6.58%) HTML5
17 9 (5.92%) NHibernate
18 7 (4.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.87%) Mobile App
2 10 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.32%) iPad
3 2 (1.32%) Tandem
3 2 (1.32%) User Experience
4 1 (0.66%) Blog
4 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.87%) Windows
2 4 (2.63%) Android
2 4 (2.63%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (1.97%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.97%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.32%) Unix
5 1 (0.66%) Linux
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (51.97%) MVC
2 63 (41.45%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (13.16%) TDD
4 18 (11.84%) Front End Development
5 16 (10.53%) Scrum
6 13 (8.55%) BDD
6 13 (8.55%) Mobile Application Development
7 10 (6.58%) Unit Testing
8 9 (5.92%) Project Management
8 9 (5.92%) Web Development
9 8 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (3.95%) E-Commerce
10 6 (3.95%) OO
10 6 (3.95%) OOD
11 5 (3.29%) ETL
12 4 (2.63%) Content Management
12 4 (2.63%) Microservices
12 4 (2.63%) OOP
12 4 (2.63%) SDLC
12 4 (2.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 152 (100.00%) C#
2 72 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 61 (40.13%) SQL
4 22 (14.47%) VB.NET
5 16 (10.53%) T-SQL
5 16 (10.53%) VB
5 16 (10.53%) VB6
6 4 (2.63%) Java
7 3 (1.97%) PHP
7 3 (1.97%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.32%) C
8 2 (1.32%) COBOL
8 2 (1.32%) Python
8 2 (1.32%) Ruby
9 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (2.63%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.32%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.32%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.66%) Degree
3 1 (0.66%) MCAD
3 1 (0.66%) MCP
3 1 (0.66%) MCSD
3 1 (0.66%) MCTS
3 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.66%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (9.87%) Microsoft
1 15 (9.87%) Xamarin
2 9 (5.92%) Oracle
3 8 (5.26%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.32%) Alterian
4 2 (1.32%) Perforce
4 2 (1.32%) Sun
4 2 (1.32%) Sybase
5 1 (0.66%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.66%) Nintex
5 1 (0.66%) Telerik
Manchester
ECOM
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago