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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Developer
Rank 110 97 63
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -34
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 57 49 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.46% 1.35% 2.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 1.42% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 26 51
Median daily rate £325 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £370 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £33.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.84%
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
3699 3452 2871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.53% 94.81% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2235 1950 1541
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 204 188
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £47.33 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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
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 26 May 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 -14 28 £338 -3.57% 63
Cheshire -1 17 £325 +15.04% 24
Merseyside - 8 £325 - 8
Lancashire 0 1 - - 11
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 158 (100.00%) C#
2 141 (89.24%) .NET
3 107 (67.72%) SQL Server
4 85 (53.80%) MVC
5 71 (44.94%) ASP.NET
6 65 (41.14%) JavaScript
7 63 (39.87%) CSS
8 59 (37.34%) HTML
9 45 (28.48%) SQL
9 45 (28.48%) Web Development
10 44 (27.85%) .NET Framework
11 42 (26.58%) WCF
11 42 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
12 41 (25.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 40 (25.32%) jQuery
14 35 (22.15%) TDD
15 34 (21.52%) Visual Studio
16 32 (20.25%) HTML5
17 27 (17.09%) AngularJS
18 24 (15.19%) ASP.NET Web API
18 24 (15.19%) Entity Framework
19 23 (14.56%) OO
20 22 (13.92%) Web Services
21 20 (12.66%) T-SQL
21 20 (12.66%) Unit Testing
21 20 (12.66%) WPF
22 19 (12.03%) Team Foundation Server
22 19 (12.03%) XML
22 19 (12.03%) Microsoft
23 18 (11.39%) XAML

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 8 (5.06%) CMS
2 7 (4.43%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.80%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.53%) IIS
5 3 (1.90%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Infor CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.63%) Office 365
1 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.86%) HTTP
2 6 (3.80%) LDAP
3 4 (2.53%) Network Security
4 2 (1.27%) Internet
5 1 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (67.72%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (5.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.16%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.16%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.27%) MySQL
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.63%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.63%) Neo4j
8 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 34 (21.52%) Visual Studio
2 19 (12.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (9.49%) Git (software)
3 15 (9.49%) Subversion
4 6 (3.80%) SpecFlow
5 5 (3.16%) Moq
6 3 (1.90%) ClearCase
6 3 (1.90%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.27%) NUnit
8 1 (0.63%) Grunt
8 1 (0.63%) gulp
8 1 (0.63%) JIRA
8 1 (0.63%) MSTest
8 1 (0.63%) Rational Robot
8 1 (0.63%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.63%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 15 (9.49%) Finance
2 9 (5.70%) Banking
3 7 (4.43%) Games
4 3 (1.90%) Advertising
5 2 (1.27%) Marketing
5 2 (1.27%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Avionics
6 1 (0.63%) Legal
6 1 (0.63%) Local Government
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (89.24%) .NET
2 71 (44.94%) ASP.NET
3 63 (39.87%) CSS
4 59 (37.34%) HTML
5 44 (27.85%) .NET Framework
6 42 (26.58%) WCF
7 41 (25.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 40 (25.32%) jQuery
9 32 (20.25%) HTML5
10 27 (17.09%) AngularJS
11 24 (15.19%) ASP.NET Web API
11 24 (15.19%) Entity Framework
12 22 (13.92%) Web Services
13 20 (12.66%) WPF
14 19 (12.03%) XML
15 18 (11.39%) CSS3
16 16 (10.13%) Silverlight
17 14 (8.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 13 (8.23%) SOAP
19 11 (6.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.13%) Visualisation
2 6 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.80%) N-Tier
3 5 (3.16%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.53%) NHS
5 3 (1.90%) Blackberry
5 3 (1.90%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.27%) User Experience
7 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.63%) iPad
7 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.13%) Linux
1 16 (10.13%) Unix
2 14 (8.86%) Mac OS X
3 11 (6.96%) Windows
4 2 (1.27%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (1.27%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (53.80%) MVC
2 45 (28.48%) Web Development
3 42 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (22.15%) TDD
5 23 (14.56%) OO
6 20 (12.66%) Unit Testing
7 16 (10.13%) Translating Business Requirements
8 15 (9.49%) OOP
8 15 (9.49%) Responsive Web Design
9 14 (8.86%) Automated Testing
9 14 (8.86%) Web Design
10 13 (8.23%) Use Case
11 11 (6.96%) Scrum
12 10 (6.33%) BDD
12 10 (6.33%) Software Engineering
13 8 (5.06%) E-Commerce
14 7 (4.43%) CRM
14 7 (4.43%) Front End Development
15 6 (3.80%) ERP
15 6 (3.80%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 158 (100.00%) C#
2 65 (41.14%) JavaScript
3 45 (28.48%) SQL
4 20 (12.66%) T-SQL
5 18 (11.39%) XAML
6 15 (9.49%) Python
6 15 (9.49%) Ruby
6 15 (9.49%) Scala
7 14 (8.86%) C++
8 8 (5.06%) Java
9 6 (3.80%) VB
9 6 (3.80%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.53%) PHP
11 3 (1.90%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.27%) Delphi
12 2 (1.27%) R
12 2 (1.27%) VB6
13 1 (0.63%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (3.16%) Degree
2 2 (1.27%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.63%) MCP
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (12.03%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.76%) Telerik
3 6 (3.80%) EPiServer
3 6 (3.80%) Oracle
3 6 (3.80%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.53%) Capita
5 3 (1.90%) MobileIron
5 3 (1.90%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.27%) SAP
7 1 (0.63%) Infor
7 1 (0.63%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.63%) Twitter
North West
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wilmslow
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + DOE
Posted: 10 days ago