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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 14 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing C# 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 3.57% 3.70% 5.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 8.33% 6.78% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £328 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
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
24 59 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 42.86% 54.63% 53.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 35 31
Average daily rate £275 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £13.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +3 2 £350 +7.69% 6
C#
Northern Ireland

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#.

1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
4 1 (16.67%) CSS3
4 1 (16.67%) PowerPivot
4 1 (16.67%) Xamarin
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Statistics
4 1 (16.67%) Degree

C#
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim region citing C# also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) QlikView
3 1 (16.67%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Xamarin Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) LINQ
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
3 1 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Change Management
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Data Management
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
1 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Xamarin