Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior .NET Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Senior .NET Developer
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 86 112
Rank change year-on-year 0 +26 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.24% 0.31% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.33% 0.052%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Cheshire median daily rate - £375 £375
North West median daily rate £375 £390 £401
% change year-on-year -3.85% -2.80% +23.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £38.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Contract vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 1,194 1,200 1,922
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.29% 93.97% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 838 849 1,297
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £225 £212 £263
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 60 83
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.50 £15.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.38% -9.85% -
10th Percentile £11.53 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £37.50 £29.31 £37.50
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £21.40
% change year-on-year - -18.22% +29.70%

Senior .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Senior .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior .NET Developer in Cheshire

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Senior .NET Developer in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior .NET Developer in Cheshire

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior .NET Developer in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior .NET Developer in Cheshire

Senior .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior .NET Developer within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +8 2 - - 1
Chester - 1 - - 1
Senior .NET Developer
North West

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, Senior .NET 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 Cheshire region featuring Senior .NET Developer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) DevExpress
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Express
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (33.33%) T4 Templates
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (33.33%) PegaRULES
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) FxCop
2 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
2 1 (33.33%) ReSharper
2 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (33.33%) T4 Templates
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Core
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Express
2 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) ADO.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Credit Risk
1 1 (33.33%) DataPower
1 1 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) DevExpress
3 1 (33.33%) CA