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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 22 34 14
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -20
Contract jobs citing C# 11 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 4.91% 1.11% 10.34%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.92% 3.66% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 13
Median daily rate £400 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.62 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +7.48%
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
65 82 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 29.02% 30.26% 28.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 43 38
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 £19.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.00 £36.40
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -1.09%

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 5 May 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#
Hourly Rate Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram in Northampton

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 27 (93.10%) .NET
2 20 (68.97%) VB.NET
2 20 (68.97%) SQL
3 15 (51.72%) SharePoint
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
5 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
6 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
6 8 (27.59%) Classic ASP
7 7 (24.14%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
7 7 (24.14%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (20.69%) VB6
8 6 (20.69%) VBA
8 6 (20.69%) VB
9 5 (17.24%) SAP
9 5 (17.24%) Law
10 4 (13.79%) Finance
10 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
10 4 (13.79%) ITIL
10 4 (13.79%) WinForms
10 4 (13.79%) SDLC
10 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (10.34%) WCF
11 3 (10.34%) SSDT
11 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering

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 15 (51.72%) SharePoint
2 7 (24.14%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (24.14%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (6.90%) CMS
3 2 (6.90%) IIS
4 1 (3.45%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (31.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (10.34%) SSDT
5 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Subversion
2 1 (3.45%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (17.24%) Law
2 4 (13.79%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) Automotive
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (75.86%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (24.14%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.79%) .NET Applications Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Applications Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Applications Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Architect
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Technical Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Architect
6 2 (6.90%) ASP Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Classic ASP Developer
6 2 (6.90%) SharePoint Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.90%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (93.10%) .NET
2 9 (31.03%) .NET Framework
3 8 (27.59%) Classic ASP
4 4 (13.79%) WinForms
5 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
5 3 (10.34%) WCF
6 2 (6.90%) CSS
6 2 (6.90%) CSS3
6 2 (6.90%) HTML
6 2 (6.90%) HTML5
6 2 (6.90%) jQuery
6 2 (6.90%) REST
6 2 (6.90%) XML
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (3.45%) JSON
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware
7 1 (3.45%) PhoneGap
7 1 (3.45%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (3.45%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
1 1 (3.45%) Data Integration
1 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
1 1 (3.45%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (3.45%) EPoS
1 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.45%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (13.79%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) SDLC
3 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.34%) MVC
3 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.90%) Change Management
4 2 (6.90%) OO
4 2 (6.90%) SOLID
4 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 1 (3.45%) B2B
5 1 (3.45%) B2C
5 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) Database Optimisation
5 1 (3.45%) DNA
5 1 (3.45%) ETL
5 1 (3.45%) Project Management
5 1 (3.45%) UML
5 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) SQL
1 20 (68.97%) VB.NET
2 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
3 6 (20.69%) VB
3 6 (20.69%) VB6
3 6 (20.69%) VBA
4 3 (10.34%) C++
4 3 (10.34%) MATLAB
4 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) Java
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
5 2 (6.90%) VBScript
6 1 (3.45%) C
6 1 (3.45%) F#
6 1 (3.45%) Haskell
6 1 (3.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) SAP