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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 10 28 12
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Contract jobs citing C# 19 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 10.11% 4.14% 9.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 35.19% 15.58% 34.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 12
Average daily rate £425 £288 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.82% +22.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £275 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £365 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
54 77 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 28.72% 26.55% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 37 28
Average daily rate £375 £344 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £16.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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#
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 11 February 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 11 February 2016, 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 32 (94.12%) .NET
2 22 (64.71%) SQL
3 21 (61.76%) VB.NET
4 17 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
6 14 (41.18%) .NET Framework
7 12 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (26.47%) Finance
10 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (20.59%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
11 7 (20.59%) Classic ASP
11 7 (20.59%) VBA
11 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
11 7 (20.59%) VB
11 7 (20.59%) VB6
11 7 (20.59%) Law
12 6 (17.65%) SAP
13 5 (14.71%) ETL
13 5 (14.71%) CRM
13 5 (14.71%) WCF
13 5 (14.71%) Dynamics CRM
14 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
14 4 (11.76%) Workflow Development
14 4 (11.76%) MVC
14 4 (11.76%) Workflow
14 4 (11.76%) TDD

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 17 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (23.53%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (20.59%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (5.88%) CMS
5 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Simulink
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.88%) MS Project
2 2 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.94%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Law
3 3 (8.82%) Automotive
3 3 (8.82%) Front Office
4 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 2 (5.88%) Publishing
5 1 (2.94%) Banking
5 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Developer
2 15 (44.12%) SharePoint Developer
3 8 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 5 (14.71%) CRM Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (8.82%) .NET Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Architect
6 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Consultant
6 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Applications Developer
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Technical Architect
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 2 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) C# Application Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (94.12%) .NET
2 14 (41.18%) .NET Framework
3 7 (20.59%) Classic ASP
4 5 (14.71%) WCF
5 3 (8.82%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.82%) REST
5 3 (8.82%) Web Services
6 2 (5.88%) CSS
6 2 (5.88%) CSS3
6 2 (5.88%) HTML
6 2 (5.88%) HTML5
6 2 (5.88%) RESTful
6 2 (5.88%) WinForms
6 2 (5.88%) XML
6 2 (5.88%) XSD
6 2 (5.88%) XSL
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (2.94%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.94%) LINQ
7 1 (2.94%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) User Experience
2 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) AS400
3 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (23.53%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (14.71%) CRM
2 5 (14.71%) ETL
3 4 (11.76%) MVC
3 4 (11.76%) TDD
3 4 (11.76%) Workflow
3 4 (11.76%) Workflow Development
4 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
4 3 (8.82%) SDLC
4 3 (8.82%) SOLID
4 3 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.88%) DNA
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL
5 2 (5.88%) SOA
5 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.94%) Refactoring
6 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) SQL
2 21 (61.76%) VB.NET
3 7 (20.59%) PowerShell
3 7 (20.59%) VB
3 7 (20.59%) VB6
3 7 (20.59%) VBA
4 3 (8.82%) MATLAB
5 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) SAP
3 2 (5.88%) Informatica
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