The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Northampton region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 13 17 20
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Contract jobs citing C# 19 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 9.45% 3.91% 4.44%
As % of the Programming Languages category 33.33% 25.00% 23.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 4
Average daily rate £363 £288 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £265 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £344 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +31.14%
Programming Languages Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
57 20 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 28.36% 15.63% 19.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 14 31
Average daily rate £400 £300 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £109 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £406 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
C#
Northamptonshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 30 (81.08%) .NET
2 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET
3 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
4 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
5 13 (35.14%) Windows
6 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
7 10 (27.03%) HTML
7 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (24.32%) CSS
9 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
9 8 (21.62%) XML
10 7 (18.92%) MVC
10 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (18.92%) WCF
10 7 (18.92%) jQuery
11 6 (16.22%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (16.22%) SQL
11 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
12 5 (13.51%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (13.51%) SOA
12 5 (13.51%) Scrum
12 5 (13.51%) AppFabric
12 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
13 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (10.81%) InfoPath
13 4 (10.81%) LINQ
13 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
13 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
13 4 (10.81%) Intranet

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (21.62%) SharePoint
2 6 (16.22%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (13.51%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (8.11%) IIS
4 3 (8.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.70%) CMS
5 1 (2.70%) DNN
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) InfoPath
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.41%) Selenium
2 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.70%) Moq
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Developer
2 13 (35.14%) .NET Developer
3 9 (24.32%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (24.32%) C# Developer
4 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (18.92%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (16.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Software Developer
7 5 (13.51%) BizTalk Developer
8 4 (10.81%) Analyst
9 3 (8.11%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (8.11%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Analyst Developer
10 2 (5.41%) .NET Software Engineer
10 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (5.41%) .NET Programmer
10 2 (5.41%) Software Programmer
10 2 (5.41%) C# Programmer
10 2 (5.41%) WPF Developer
10 2 (5.41%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (81.08%) .NET
2 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET
3 10 (27.03%) HTML
4 9 (24.32%) CSS
5 8 (21.62%) XML
6 7 (18.92%) WCF
6 7 (18.92%) jQuery
7 5 (13.51%) AppFabric
7 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
8 4 (10.81%) LINQ
9 3 (8.11%) XSL
9 3 (8.11%) XSLT
9 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (8.11%) HTML5
10 2 (5.41%) Ajax
10 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 2 (5.41%) WPF
10 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (5.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (5.41%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.70%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 13 (35.14%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Windows CE
3 1 (2.70%) UNIX
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) MVC
2 5 (13.51%) SOA
2 5 (13.51%) Scrum
3 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
4 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.41%) ETL
5 2 (5.41%) Workflow
5 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Content Management
6 1 (2.70%) SEO
6 1 (2.70%) Web Design
6 1 (2.70%) CRM
6 1 (2.70%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
2 6 (16.22%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
3 4 (10.81%) C++
4 2 (5.41%) C
5 1 (2.70%) Java
5 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) ISEB
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) MCSD
3 1 (2.70%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) MCPD
3 1 (2.70%) MCTS
3 1 (2.70%) MCITP
Vendors
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) DevExpress
3 2 (5.41%) ION Trading
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