The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 17 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 24 23 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.85% 7.49% 5.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.20% 34.33% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 10
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.49% -13.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £193 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £319 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -2.85%
C#
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
125 67 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 30.49% 21.82% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 35 25
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £543 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Average hourly rate £16.75 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Northamptonshire region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Northamptonshire region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

C#
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -12 12 £288 +22.34% 10
Kettering - 1 £285 - 2
Daventry - - - - 1
Towcester - - - -
C#
East Midlands

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 41 (91.11%) .NET
2 34 (75.56%) ASP.NET
3 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 21 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (46.67%) HTML
5 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 19 (42.22%) CSS
7 18 (40.00%) MVC
7 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (37.78%) jQuery
9 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (28.89%) Windows
11 13 (28.89%) Visual Studio
12 12 (26.67%) SQL
13 11 (24.44%) XML
13 11 (24.44%) HTML5
14 10 (22.22%) Workflow
14 10 (22.22%) XSLT
15 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
15 9 (20.00%) Web Services
16 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
16 8 (17.78%) CSS3
17 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web API
17 7 (15.56%) IIS
17 7 (15.56%) Finance
18 6 (13.33%) Subversion
18 6 (13.33%) Data Analysis
18 6 (13.33%) Web Development
18 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 9 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (15.56%) IIS
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (4.44%) CMS
4 2 (4.44%) WordPress
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.22%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) DTS
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (28.89%) Visual Studio
3 6 (13.33%) Subversion
3 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.44%) Selenium
5 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (86.67%) Developer
2 29 (64.44%) C# Developer
3 22 (48.89%) .NET Developer
3 22 (48.89%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (28.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Agile C# Developer
6 3 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) CRM Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) CRM Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) UI Developer
8 1 (2.22%) UI Programmer
8 1 (2.22%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (91.11%) .NET
2 34 (75.56%) ASP.NET
3 21 (46.67%) HTML
4 19 (42.22%) CSS
5 17 (37.78%) jQuery
6 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (24.44%) XML
7 11 (24.44%) HTML5
8 10 (22.22%) XSLT
9 9 (20.00%) Web Services
10 8 (17.78%) CSS3
11 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework
12 6 (13.33%) SignalR
13 5 (11.11%) Silverlight
13 5 (11.11%) LINQ
14 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
14 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 3 (6.67%) Ajax
16 2 (4.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Blog
2 2 (4.44%) Clustering
2 2 (4.44%) PKI
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) UNIX
2 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) MVC
1 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.22%) Workflow
3 6 (13.33%) Data Analysis
3 6 (13.33%) Web Development
3 6 (13.33%) UML
4 5 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (6.67%) Scrum
6 2 (4.44%) Migration
6 2 (4.44%) Web Design
6 2 (4.44%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) CRM
6 2 (4.44%) Test Automation
6 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Manual Testing
7 1 (2.22%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.22%) BDD
7 1 (2.22%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 12 (26.67%) SQL
3 5 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (4.44%) Delphi
4 2 (4.44%) C
4 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.44%) R
5 1 (2.22%) PHP
5 1 (2.22%) Java
5 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Axway
3 1 (2.22%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.22%) Google
3 1 (2.22%) Facebook
3 1 (2.22%) Twitter
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle
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