The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 12 22 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Contract jobs citing C# 23 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 10.41% 3.77% 9.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.86% 11.76% 38.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 5 16
Median daily rate £425 £250 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £292 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.28 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.51% +12.21%
C#
Northamptonshire

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

Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
70 68 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 31.67% 32.08% 25.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 44 38
Median daily rate £425 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £19.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

C# Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Northampton region with a requirement for C#.

1 38 (92.68%) .NET
2 30 (73.17%) SharePoint
3 29 (70.73%) SQL
4 28 (68.29%) VB.NET
5 23 (56.10%) .NET Framework
5 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
6 22 (53.66%) PowerShell
6 22 (53.66%) SharePoint 2013
7 19 (46.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (46.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (41.46%) Classic ASP
9 15 (36.59%) VBA
9 15 (36.59%) VB
9 15 (36.59%) VB6
10 12 (29.27%) SharePoint Server
10 12 (29.27%) SAP
11 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
12 10 (24.39%) ITIL
12 10 (24.39%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (19.51%) Finance
13 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
14 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
14 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (17.07%) SDLC
15 6 (14.63%) Windows
15 6 (14.63%) XML
15 6 (14.63%) VBScript
15 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
16 5 (12.20%) Law

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 30 (73.17%) SharePoint
2 22 (53.66%) SharePoint 2013
3 12 (29.27%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (7.32%) CMS
4 3 (7.32%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (4.88%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) DMZ
1 3 (7.32%) Extranet
1 3 (7.32%) Intranet
2 1 (2.44%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (46.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 19 (46.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (26.83%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.32%) SSDT
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) TortoiseSVN
3 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Law
3 2 (4.88%) Automotive
4 1 (2.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (87.80%) Developer
2 28 (68.29%) SharePoint Developer
3 6 (14.63%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.32%) .NET Applications Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Applications Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Applications Developer
4 3 (7.32%) Senior Developer
5 2 (4.88%) ASP Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Classic ASP Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) SharePoint Specialist
5 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded C Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (92.68%) .NET
2 23 (56.10%) .NET Framework
3 17 (41.46%) Classic ASP
4 8 (19.51%) ASP.NET
5 6 (14.63%) XML
6 5 (12.20%) CSS
6 5 (12.20%) HTML
6 5 (12.20%) HTML5
6 5 (12.20%) jQuery
6 5 (12.20%) JSON
6 5 (12.20%) WCF
6 5 (12.20%) Web Services
7 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
7 4 (9.76%) Entity Framework
7 4 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (9.76%) LINQ
7 4 (9.76%) REST
7 4 (9.76%) WinForms
8 3 (7.32%) Ajax
8 3 (7.32%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) User Experience
2 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.44%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (2.44%) EPoS
2 1 (2.44%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Android
2 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (17.07%) SDLC
3 5 (12.20%) OO
4 4 (9.76%) TDD
5 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.32%) BDD
5 3 (7.32%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.32%) SOLID
5 3 (7.32%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.88%) MVC
7 1 (2.44%) B2B
7 1 (2.44%) B2C
7 1 (2.44%) Change Management
7 1 (2.44%) Project Management
7 1 (2.44%) SOA
7 1 (2.44%) UML
7 1 (2.44%) Validation
7 1 (2.44%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 29 (70.73%) SQL
2 28 (68.29%) VB.NET
3 22 (53.66%) PowerShell
4 15 (36.59%) VB
4 15 (36.59%) VB6
4 15 (36.59%) VBA
5 7 (17.07%) T-SQL
6 6 (14.63%) JavaScript
6 6 (14.63%) VBScript
7 3 (7.32%) C++
7 3 (7.32%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.88%) Java
9 1 (2.44%) C
9 1 (2.44%) F#
9 1 (2.44%) Haskell
9 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (24.39%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (12.20%) HND
3 2 (4.88%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 23 (56.10%) Microsoft
2 12 (29.27%) SAP
3 3 (7.32%) Twitter