The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 1 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 23 12 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Contract jobs citing C# 8 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 3.69% 10.57% 6.47%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.59% 40.00% 34.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 2
Average daily rate
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£250 £325 £244
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £400 £249
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.64% -
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
69 60 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 31.80% 26.43% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 40 7
Average daily rate £370 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £23.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +4.41%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Northampton region as a proportion of the total demand within 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#
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 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (33.33%) Web Services
4 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (27.78%) UML
5 5 (27.78%) MVC
5 5 (27.78%) XML
5 5 (27.78%) XSLT
5 5 (27.78%) Subversion
5 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
5 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
6 4 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
7 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 3 (16.67%) TDD
7 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (16.67%) Jasmine
7 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
8 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
8 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
8 2 (11.11%) C++
8 2 (11.11%) HTML

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 3 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (5.56%) Facebook Platform
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 3 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
1 5 (27.78%) Subversion
2 3 (16.67%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) WebDriver
3 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (94.44%) Developer
2 10 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 9 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) AWS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 11 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 6 (33.33%) Web Services
4 5 (27.78%) XML
4 5 (27.78%) XSLT
5 4 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 2 (11.11%) HTML
7 2 (11.11%) CSS
7 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.56%) HTML5
8 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
8 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
8 1 (5.56%) WCF
8 1 (5.56%) jQuery
8 1 (5.56%) LESS
8 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
1 1 (5.56%) PKI
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) UML
2 5 (27.78%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) Data Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.56%) BDD
5 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (5.56%) Delphi
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Google
1 1 (5.56%) Axway
1 1 (5.56%) Facebook
1 1 (5.56%) Twitter
1 1 (5.56%) Xamarin