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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Developer
Rank 95 57 82
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +25
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 42 79 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.32% 2.67% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 2.91% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 57 33
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £251 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £350 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
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
2909 2717 3100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.48% 91.85% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1669 1347 1558
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 204 212
Average hourly rate £16.80 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.02% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -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 19 September 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 19 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -30 25 £320 +6.66% 26
Cheshire -2 6 £300 - 5
Lancashire -20 5 - - 6
Merseyside 0 2 £290 -17.14% 8
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 100 (100.00%) C#
2 85 (85.00%) .NET
3 66 (66.00%) SQL Server
4 51 (51.00%) ASP.NET
5 44 (44.00%) SQL
6 37 (37.00%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (34.00%) JavaScript
8 33 (33.00%) MVC
9 32 (32.00%) WPF
10 29 (29.00%) HTML
11 28 (28.00%) OO
11 28 (28.00%) WCF
12 27 (27.00%) .NET Framework
13 26 (26.00%) Web Services
14 25 (25.00%) TDD
15 24 (24.00%) CSS
16 23 (23.00%) SQL Server 2008
17 21 (21.00%) jQuery
18 20 (20.00%) T-SQL
18 20 (20.00%) Scrum
19 19 (19.00%) Visual Studio
19 19 (19.00%) MVVM
20 18 (18.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 18 (18.00%) Microsoft
20 18 (18.00%) Team Foundation Server
21 16 (16.00%) Unit Testing
21 16 (16.00%) OOD
22 15 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
22 15 (15.00%) Mentoring
23 14 (14.00%) LINQ

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.00%) CMS
4 2 (2.00%) IIS
4 2 (2.00%) Node.js
5 1 (1.00%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.00%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) Intranet
2 1 (1.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (66.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (23.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (13.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (6.00%) Crystal Reports
4 6 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (2.00%) SQLPlus
7 2 (2.00%) Big Data
8 1 (1.00%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (19.00%) Visual Studio
2 18 (18.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.00%) MSTest
4 3 (3.00%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.00%) LLBLGen Pro
6 1 (1.00%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.00%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.00%) NUnit
6 1 (1.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (9.00%) Retail
2 3 (3.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (85.00%) .NET
2 51 (51.00%) ASP.NET
3 32 (32.00%) WPF
4 29 (29.00%) HTML
5 28 (28.00%) WCF
6 27 (27.00%) .NET Framework
7 26 (26.00%) Web Services
8 24 (24.00%) CSS
9 21 (21.00%) jQuery
10 18 (18.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 15 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (14.00%) LINQ
13 11 (11.00%) WinForms
14 10 (10.00%) XML
15 9 (9.00%) HTML5
16 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 8 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 7 (7.00%) REST
17 7 (7.00%) CSS3
17 7 (7.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (4.00%) RIA
3 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.00%) Social Media
4 1 (1.00%) CCTV
4 1 (1.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.00%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.00%) MVC
3 28 (28.00%) OO
4 25 (25.00%) TDD
5 20 (20.00%) Scrum
6 19 (19.00%) MVVM
7 16 (16.00%) Unit Testing
7 16 (16.00%) OOD
8 15 (15.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (7.00%) BDD
9 7 (7.00%) Service Delivery
9 7 (7.00%) Web Development
10 6 (6.00%) SOA
11 5 (5.00%) CRM
11 5 (5.00%) Software Engineering
12 4 (4.00%) Business Analysis
13 3 (3.00%) Continuous Integration
14 2 (2.00%) Multithreading
14 2 (2.00%) Systems Analysis
14 2 (2.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (100.00%) C#
2 44 (44.00%) SQL
3 34 (34.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (8.00%) PL/SQL
6 6 (6.00%) VB
6 6 (6.00%) C++
7 5 (5.00%) VB6
8 3 (3.00%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.00%) R
10 1 (1.00%) VC++
10 1 (1.00%) Java
10 1 (1.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (2.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 18 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.00%) Oracle
3 6 (6.00%) Sybase
4 4 (4.00%) Telerik
4 4 (4.00%) Twitter
5 1 (1.00%) Facebook
5 1 (1.00%) Sitecore
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