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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C# Developer
Rank 108 80 85
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +5
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 41 54 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.19% 1.96% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 2.09% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 24
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£300 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £393 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
3171 2578 2193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.99% 93.68% 91.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1716 1326 1078
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 203 175
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 2015. 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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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 -18 28 £300 -14.28% 49
Cheshire -4 11 £290 -10.76% 18
Lancashire -14 2 £330 -8.96% 5
Merseyside - - - - 4
C# Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 91 (100.00%) C#
2 78 (85.71%) .NET
3 53 (58.24%) SQL Server
4 51 (56.04%) MVC
5 50 (54.95%) ASP.NET
6 44 (48.35%) JavaScript
7 40 (43.96%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (40.66%) HTML
8 37 (40.66%) jQuery
9 35 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (36.26%) CSS
11 29 (31.87%) .NET Framework
12 27 (29.67%) Visual Studio
13 24 (26.37%) SQL
14 23 (25.27%) TDD
15 21 (23.08%) Scrum
15 21 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 19 (20.88%) Web Services
16 19 (20.88%) WCF
17 16 (17.58%) LINQ
17 16 (17.58%) XML
18 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
18 15 (16.48%) Web Development
19 13 (14.29%) WPF
20 12 (13.19%) Technical Architecture
20 12 (13.19%) Ajax
20 12 (13.19%) T-SQL
21 10 (10.99%) RavenDB
22 9 (9.89%) Mingle
22 9 (9.89%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 5 (5.49%) CMS
2 3 (3.30%) Orchard CMS
2 3 (3.30%) IIS
3 2 (2.20%) Node.js
4 1 (1.10%) Kentico
4 1 (1.10%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.10%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Mingle
2 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) SaaS
2 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) HTTP
2 1 (1.10%) AMQP
2 1 (1.10%) Intranet
2 1 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (58.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.99%) RavenDB
3 9 (9.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.40%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.30%) SQLite
5 3 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 27 (29.67%) Visual Studio
2 9 (9.89%) NUnit
3 7 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (5.49%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (4.40%) Moq
7 3 (3.30%) Subversion
7 3 (3.30%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.30%) FxCop
7 3 (3.30%) StyleCop
8 2 (2.20%) Ant
8 2 (2.20%) MSTest
8 2 (2.20%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.10%) NuGet
9 1 (1.10%) JIRA
9 1 (1.10%) Selenium
9 1 (1.10%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (3.30%) Retail
1 3 (3.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (85.71%) .NET
2 50 (54.95%) ASP.NET
3 37 (40.66%) HTML
3 37 (40.66%) jQuery
4 35 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 33 (36.26%) CSS
6 29 (31.87%) .NET Framework
7 21 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 19 (20.88%) Web Services
8 19 (20.88%) WCF
9 16 (17.58%) LINQ
9 16 (17.58%) XML
10 13 (14.29%) WPF
11 12 (13.19%) Ajax
12 9 (9.89%) REST
13 8 (8.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (6.59%) XSLT
15 6 (6.59%) LINQ to SQL
16 5 (5.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) NHS
2 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.49%) Linked Data
4 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.30%) Open Source
5 3 (3.30%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.20%) Semantic Web
7 1 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.10%) User Experience
7 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.10%) Robotics
7 1 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.69%) Windows
2 4 (4.40%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (56.04%) MVC
2 40 (43.96%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (25.27%) TDD
4 21 (23.08%) Scrum
5 15 (16.48%) Web Development
6 12 (13.19%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (9.89%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.79%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (7.69%) OO
10 6 (6.59%) SOA
10 6 (6.59%) Software Engineering
10 6 (6.59%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.49%) Domain-Driven Design
12 4 (4.40%) Pair Programming
12 4 (4.40%) BDD
13 3 (3.30%) Software Deployment
13 3 (3.30%) MVVM
14 2 (2.20%) RDF
14 2 (2.20%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 91 (100.00%) C#
2 44 (48.35%) JavaScript
3 24 (26.37%) SQL
4 12 (13.19%) T-SQL
5 6 (6.59%) Ruby
5 6 (6.59%) XPath
6 3 (3.30%) Java
7 2 (2.20%) C++
7 2 (2.20%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.20%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.10%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.10%) VC++
8 1 (1.10%) C
8 1 (1.10%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.10%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Degree
2 5 (5.49%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) MCPD
3 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.20%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) Vagrant
1 2 (2.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.30%) VMware
3 1 (1.10%) Twitter
3 1 (1.10%) Google
3 1 (1.10%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle
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Shortlist Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £360 per day + DOE
Posted: 15 days ago
Stockport
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 20 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + neg.
Posted: 23 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: £325 - £3525 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago