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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Developer
Rank 65 118 63
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -55
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 89 48 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.59% 1.13% 2.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 1.19% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 43 48
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £288 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £435 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £339 £323
% change year-on-year
+0.36% +5.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -
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
3246 4034 2970
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.33% 95.34% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2055 2401 1641
Median daily rate £390 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 201 203
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.44% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £11.50 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £47.71 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +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
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 £325 +1.96% 57
Cheshire +25 21 £275 -20.57% 21
Lancashire +18 8 £338 -22.10% 8
Merseyside +12 6 £338 +12.50% 7
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 146 (100.00%) C#
2 141 (96.58%) .NET
3 102 (69.86%) MVC
4 96 (65.75%) ASP.NET
5 95 (65.07%) SQL Server
6 65 (44.52%) JavaScript
7 63 (43.15%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (40.41%) jQuery
9 58 (39.73%) SQL
10 53 (36.30%) ASP.NET MVC
11 47 (32.19%) HTML
12 42 (28.77%) CSS
13 39 (26.71%) .NET Framework
14 37 (25.34%) WCF
15 29 (19.86%) Entity Framework
16 28 (19.18%) Web Development
17 27 (18.49%) AngularJS
18 26 (17.81%) TDD
19 24 (16.44%) Web Services
20 23 (15.75%) Scrum
21 18 (12.33%) Windows
22 17 (11.64%) T-SQL
22 17 (11.64%) HTML5
22 17 (11.64%) ASP.NET Web API
23 16 (10.96%) Microsoft
23 16 (10.96%) VB.NET
24 15 (10.27%) Team Foundation Server
25 14 (9.59%) OO
26 13 (8.90%) XML
26 13 (8.90%) SOAP

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 7 (4.79%) IIS
2 4 (2.74%) CMS
2 4 (2.74%) Umbraco
3 3 (2.05%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.68%) Apache
4 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.68%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 9 (6.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.79%) Network Security
2 3 (2.05%) Intranet
3 2 (1.37%) Internet
4 1 (0.68%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (65.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.48%) NoSQL
3 7 (4.79%) MySQL
3 7 (4.79%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.42%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (10.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (4.79%) Visual Studio
3 5 (3.42%) Cucumber
3 5 (3.42%) JIRA
3 5 (3.42%) Subversion
4 3 (2.05%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.05%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.37%) Moq
5 2 (1.37%) NUnit
5 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.68%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.68%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.68%) Grunt
6 1 (0.68%) gulp
6 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.68%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.68%) WiX
General
1 9 (6.16%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.11%) Retail
3 5 (3.42%) Banking
4 4 (2.74%) Finance
4 4 (2.74%) Marketing
5 3 (2.05%) Games
6 2 (1.37%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (96.58%) .NET
2 96 (65.75%) ASP.NET
3 59 (40.41%) jQuery
4 53 (36.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 47 (32.19%) HTML
6 42 (28.77%) CSS
7 39 (26.71%) .NET Framework
8 37 (25.34%) WCF
9 29 (19.86%) Entity Framework
10 27 (18.49%) AngularJS
11 24 (16.44%) Web Services
12 17 (11.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 17 (11.64%) HTML5
13 13 (8.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (8.90%) SOAP
13 13 (8.90%) WPF
13 13 (8.90%) XML
14 11 (7.53%) CSS3
14 11 (7.53%) LINQ
15 9 (6.16%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.79%) Digital Media
2 5 (3.42%) iPad
3 4 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.05%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.37%) NHS
5 2 (1.37%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.68%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.33%) Windows
2 6 (4.11%) Linux
3 5 (3.42%) Unix
3 5 (3.42%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.74%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.68%) AIX
6 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.68%) VME
6 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (69.86%) MVC
2 63 (43.15%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (19.18%) Web Development
4 26 (17.81%) TDD
5 23 (15.75%) Scrum
6 14 (9.59%) OO
7 12 (8.22%) CRM
7 12 (8.22%) ERP
7 12 (8.22%) Unit Testing
8 11 (7.53%) BDD
9 9 (6.16%) Automated Testing
10 7 (4.79%) OOP
10 7 (4.79%) Project Management
10 7 (4.79%) Time Management
11 6 (4.11%) Use Case
12 5 (3.42%) Front End Development
12 5 (3.42%) Migration
12 5 (3.42%) MVVM
12 5 (3.42%) OOD
12 5 (3.42%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 146 (100.00%) C#
2 65 (44.52%) JavaScript
3 58 (39.73%) SQL
4 17 (11.64%) T-SQL
5 16 (10.96%) VB.NET
6 8 (5.48%) Java
6 8 (5.48%) PHP
6 8 (5.48%) VB
7 7 (4.79%) C++
8 6 (4.11%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.05%) VB6
10 2 (1.37%) Delphi
10 2 (1.37%) R
10 2 (1.37%) XAML
11 1 (0.68%) C
11 1 (0.68%) COBOL
11 1 (0.68%) Ruby
11 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (4.11%) Degree
2 2 (1.37%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) MCP
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (10.96%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.79%) Oracle
3 4 (2.74%) Sitecore
3 4 (2.74%) Xamarin
4 3 (2.05%) SAP
4 3 (2.05%) Telerik
5 2 (1.37%) Twitter
6 1 (0.68%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.68%) Facebook
6 1 (0.68%) ICL
6 1 (0.68%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.68%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.68%) Perforce
6 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
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