The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 14 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 3 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 3.30% 3.92% 7.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.00% 7.14% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £400 £308 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.08% -19.34%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £37.56 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +7.31%
C#
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region.

Programming Languages Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25 56 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 27.47% 54.90% 51.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 29 13
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £400 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.36%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

C#
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the County Antrim region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the County Antrim region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

C#
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +3 3 £400 +30.08% 1
C#
Northern Ireland

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for C#.

1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) Java
2 11 (52.38%) .NET
3 10 (47.62%) Validation
3 10 (47.62%) Data Validation
4 9 (42.86%) Banking
4 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 8 (38.10%) VBScript
5 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
5 8 (38.10%) Non-Functional Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (33.33%) Manual Testing
6 7 (33.33%) Defect Management
6 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (28.57%) Finance
7 6 (28.57%) jQuery
7 6 (28.57%) HTML
8 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 3 (14.29%) JIRA
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing

C#
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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 (9.52%) FileNet
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
1 3 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (14.29%) OLAP
2 3 (14.29%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Android Studio
General
1 9 (42.86%) Banking
2 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) Analyst
3 6 (28.57%) Test Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Manual Test Analyst
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Developer in Test
6 2 (9.52%) FileNet Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Test Automation Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Android Developer
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Banking Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 6 (28.57%) HTML
2 6 (28.57%) jQuery
3 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
4 3 (14.29%) CSS
4 3 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
5 2 (9.52%) Ajax
6 1 (4.76%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.76%) CSS3
6 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.76%) HTML5
6 1 (4.76%) WCF
6 1 (4.76%) Web Services
6 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Data Validation
1 10 (47.62%) Validation
2 8 (38.10%) Non-Functional Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 7 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (14.29%) Regression Testing
4 3 (14.29%) UML
5 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
5 2 (9.52%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
6 1 (4.76%) Android Development
6 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) MVC
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) SQL
2 11 (52.38%) Java
3 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 8 (38.10%) VBScript
5 3 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 3 (14.29%) VBA
6 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) IBM
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle