The median contractor rate for a Senior .NET Developer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 / Manchester
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 100 88
Rank change year-on-year +14 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 4 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.28% 0.28% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.29% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £344 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £345
% change year-on-year -1.29% +11.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1317 1699 1453
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 93.40% 95.13% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2445 3693 3086
Median daily rate £388 £389 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.25% +11.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £248 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 142 233
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -6.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.07 £9.27 £10.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £30.25 £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Senior .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior .NET Developer in Manchester

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior .NET Developer in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 Manchester region featuring Senior .NET Developer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) MVC
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) Scrum
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 5 (55.56%) CSS
5 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
6 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (44.44%) jQuery
6 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (33.33%) CSS3
7 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (33.33%) TDD
7 3 (33.33%) HTML5
7 3 (33.33%) SQL
8 2 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (22.22%) Microservices
8 2 (22.22%) Web Services
8 2 (22.22%) OOP
8 2 (22.22%) OO
8 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 2 (22.22%) OOD
8 2 (22.22%) SOA
8 2 (22.22%) B2B
8 2 (22.22%) B2C

Senior .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 2 (22.22%) Confluence
1 2 (22.22%) Umbraco
2 1 (11.11%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Azure Machine Learning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
2 2 (22.22%) NUnit
3 1 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (44.44%) jQuery
6 3 (33.33%) CSS3
6 3 (33.33%) HTML5
7 2 (22.22%) REST
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
8 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
8 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
8 1 (11.11%) Gherkin
8 1 (11.11%) NancyFx
8 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
8 1 (11.11%) Node.js
8 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
1 2 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) Scrum
3 3 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) B2B
4 2 (22.22%) B2C
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
4 2 (22.22%) Microservices
4 2 (22.22%) Multithreading
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) OOD
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) BDD
5 1 (11.11%) CQRS
5 1 (11.11%) Open Source
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft