Period
to 24 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 24 June 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.

C# .NET Developer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 97 111
Rank change year-on-year +15 +14 -27
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 68 34 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.21% 1.26% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 1.34% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 23 38
Manchester median daily rate £370 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £313 £298 £263
90th Percentile £425 £393 £388
North West median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +15.38% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2,925 2,539 3,406
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.06% 94.25% 94.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,861 1,524 1,990
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.35% +10.86%
10th Percentile £250 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 87 71
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% +1.64% +8.93%
10th Percentile £11.52 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £38.75 £43.75 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -10.26% -2.50% +11.11%

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in Manchester

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Manchester

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Manchester over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# .NET Developer in Manchester

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Manchester

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 24 June 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
Stockport -3 1 £386 +16.38% 1
Bolton - 1 £238 - 4
C# .NET Developer
North West

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 June 2018, C# .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 68 (100.00%) C#
1 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (61.76%) MVC
3 38 (55.88%) SQL
3 38 (55.88%) SQL Server
4 28 (41.18%) ASP.NET
5 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
6 20 (29.41%) AngularJS
7 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (26.47%) TDD
9 15 (22.06%) .NET Framework
9 15 (22.06%) WPF
9 15 (22.06%) CSS
10 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (19.12%) WinForms
11 13 (19.12%) HTML
12 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
13 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
14 10 (14.71%) WCF
14 10 (14.71%) Web Services
14 10 (14.71%) VB.NET
14 10 (14.71%) .NET Core
15 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET Web API
15 9 (13.24%) React
15 9 (13.24%) jQuery
15 9 (13.24%) BDD
16 8 (11.76%) REST
16 8 (11.76%) T-SQL
16 8 (11.76%) SOAP

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 3 (4.41%) CMS
2 2 (2.94%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.47%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.94%) GitHub
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon Kinesis
4 1 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.47%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (55.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (8.82%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.41%) RavenDB
5 3 (4.41%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.94%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.47%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) AccuRev
1 6 (8.82%) JIRA
2 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.94%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.47%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.47%) Selenium
4 1 (1.47%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (5.88%) Games
2 3 (4.41%) Back Office
2 3 (4.41%) Law
2 3 (4.41%) Legal
3 1 (1.47%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (41.18%) ASP.NET
3 20 (29.41%) AngularJS
4 15 (22.06%) .NET Framework
4 15 (22.06%) CSS
4 15 (22.06%) WPF
5 13 (19.12%) HTML
5 13 (19.12%) WinForms
6 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (14.71%) .NET Core
7 10 (14.71%) WCF
7 10 (14.71%) Web Services
8 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (13.24%) jQuery
8 9 (13.24%) React
9 8 (11.76%) REST
9 8 (11.76%) SOAP
10 7 (10.29%) Entity Framework
10 7 (10.29%) XML
11 4 (5.88%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.41%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (4.41%) User Experience
3 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.94%) Fintech
3 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.47%) NHS
4 1 (1.47%) Online Gambling
4 1 (1.47%) Online Games
4 1 (1.47%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.41%) Windows
1 3 (4.41%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.94%) Android
2 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (61.76%) MVC
2 19 (27.94%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (26.47%) TDD
4 9 (13.24%) BDD
5 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (7.35%) DevOps
6 5 (7.35%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (7.35%) Scrum
6 5 (7.35%) Unit Testing
7 4 (5.88%) CRM
7 4 (5.88%) SDLC
8 3 (4.41%) API Development
8 3 (4.41%) API Integration
8 3 (4.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (4.41%) Microservices
8 3 (4.41%) Web Development
9 2 (2.94%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (2.94%) Deployment Automation
9 2 (2.94%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 68 (100.00%) C#
2 38 (55.88%) SQL
3 25 (36.76%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.71%) VB.NET
5 8 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 6 (8.82%) VB
7 2 (2.94%) ES6
7 2 (2.94%) Python
7 2 (2.94%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.47%) Erlang
8 1 (1.47%) F#
8 1 (1.47%) Go
8 1 (1.47%) Haskell
8 1 (1.47%) Java
8 1 (1.47%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (1.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.94%) Capita
2 2 (2.94%) DevExpress
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) BT