Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior .NET Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 21 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
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 199 236
Rank change year-on-year +6 +37 -45
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Developer 8 25 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.37% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.39% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 21 3
North West median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £323
90th Percentile £388 £574 £416
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North West median hourly rate - £38.50 -
England median hourly rate - £27.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year - -17.91% -10.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5444 6437 8090
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.91% 94.40% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 3429 4150 4835
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £250 £231
90th Percentile £586 £550 £570
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 235 402
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.02 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.45 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Senior .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior .NET Developer in the North West

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior .NET Developer in the North West

Senior .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior .NET Developer in the North West

Senior .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Manchester +16 5 £375 -3.85% 8
Cheshire 0 3 - - 7
Senior .NET Developer
England

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 North West region featuring Senior .NET Developer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) MVC
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (37.50%) WCF
5 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) DevExpress
6 2 (25.00%) RESTful
6 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (25.00%) JSON
6 2 (25.00%) Secure Coding
6 2 (25.00%) SOLID
6 2 (25.00%) Angular 2
6 2 (25.00%) .NET Core
6 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (25.00%) Express
6 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (25.00%) Git (software)

Senior .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (12.50%) PegaRULES
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Azure Machine Learning
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (12.50%) FxCop
3 1 (12.50%) MSBuild
3 1 (12.50%) ReSharper
3 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 1 (12.50%) T4 Templates
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (37.50%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Core
5 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 2 (25.00%) Angular 2
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (25.00%) Express
5 2 (25.00%) jQuery
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (25.00%) Node.js
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
6 1 (12.50%) NancyFx
6 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
2 1 (12.50%) DataPower
2 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Secure Coding
3 2 (25.00%) SOLID
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) CQRS
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) DevExpress
3 1 (12.50%) CA
3 1 (12.50%) Xamarin