Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior .NET Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 148 149
Rank change year-on-year +13 +1 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 6 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.20% 0.40% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.42% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 1
Manchester median daily rate £375 £389 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.54% -6.33% +27.69%
10th Percentile £333 £381 £408
90th Percentile £388 £583 £423
North West median daily rate £375 £388 £395
% change year-on-year -3.23% -1.90% +21.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester 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 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 2785 3343 3619
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 94.46% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1766 2136 2088
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £233 £238 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 79 144
Manchester median hourly rate £17.22 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.72% -9.38% +8.47%
10th Percentile £11.34 £10.20 £10.58
90th Percentile £41.10 £37.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.74 £16.11 £20.50
% change year-on-year +10.14% -21.43% +28.13%

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 24 November 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (33.33%) Node.js
4 2 (33.33%) CQRS
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) Secure Coding
4 2 (33.33%) SOLID
4 2 (33.33%) Angular 2
4 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (16.67%) API Design
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Java

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Machine Learning
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) Angular 2
2 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (16.67%) NancyFx
3 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) CQRS
3 2 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Secure Coding
3 2 (33.33%) SOLID
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) API Design
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Xamarin