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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 18 27 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing C# 17 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 7.00% 2.80% 7.11%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.37% 10.96% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 14
Median daily rate £400 £320 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +7.68%
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
76 73 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 31.28% 25.52% 29.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 45 43
Median daily rate £425 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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#
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 30 August 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 28 (93.33%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) SharePoint
3 20 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 19 (63.33%) SQL
4 19 (63.33%) PowerShell
5 18 (60.00%) VB.NET
6 16 (53.33%) .NET Framework
6 16 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (43.33%) Classic ASP
8 11 (36.67%) VBA
8 11 (36.67%) VB
8 11 (36.67%) VB6
9 10 (33.33%) SAP
10 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
10 8 (26.67%) ITIL
10 8 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (26.67%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
12 6 (20.00%) VBScript
12 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 6 (20.00%) XML
12 6 (20.00%) HND
12 6 (20.00%) Finance
13 5 (16.67%) OO
13 5 (16.67%) CSS
13 5 (16.67%) Web Services
13 5 (16.67%) HTML
13 5 (16.67%) JSON

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 23 (76.67%) SharePoint
2 20 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (26.67%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (13.33%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (10.00%) CMS
6 2 (6.67%) IIS
7 1 (3.33%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) DMZ
1 3 (10.00%) Extranet
1 3 (10.00%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 16 (53.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) TortoiseSVN
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
2 1 (3.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 22 (73.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (6.67%) ASP Developer
3 2 (6.67%) Classic ASP Developer
3 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Specialist
3 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (3.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Graduate
4 1 (3.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Junior
4 1 (3.33%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
4 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (93.33%) .NET
2 16 (53.33%) .NET Framework
3 13 (43.33%) Classic ASP
4 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 6 (20.00%) XML
6 5 (16.67%) CSS
6 5 (16.67%) HTML
6 5 (16.67%) HTML5
6 5 (16.67%) jQuery
6 5 (16.67%) JSON
6 5 (16.67%) WCF
6 5 (16.67%) Web Services
7 4 (13.33%) AngularJS
7 4 (13.33%) Entity Framework
7 4 (13.33%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (13.33%) LINQ
7 4 (13.33%) REST
7 4 (13.33%) SAP Smart Forms
8 3 (10.00%) Ajax
8 3 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.33%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.33%) EPoS
2 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) OO
3 4 (13.33%) SDLC
3 4 (13.33%) TDD
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) BDD
4 3 (10.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (10.00%) SOLID
4 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.67%) MVC
5 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.67%) Validation
6 1 (3.33%) B2B
6 1 (3.33%) B2C
6 1 (3.33%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (3.33%) SOA
6 1 (3.33%) UML
6 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) PowerShell
1 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 18 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 11 (36.67%) VB
3 11 (36.67%) VB6
3 11 (36.67%) VBA
4 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (20.00%) VBScript
5 4 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.00%) C++
7 2 (6.67%) Java
8 1 (3.33%) C
8 1 (3.33%) COBOL
8 1 (3.33%) F#
8 1 (3.33%) Haskell
8 1 (3.33%) JCL
8 1 (3.33%) MATLAB
8 1 (3.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (20.00%) HND
3 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 20 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (10.00%) Twitter