The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C#
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 12 22
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10  
Contract jobs citing C# 16 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 6.50% 9.59% 3.69%
As % of the Programming Languages category 28.57% 31.34% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 5
Median daily rate £419 £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.47% +70.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £400 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £525 £292
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +2.85% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% -3.84%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Northampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 56 67 68
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 22.76% 30.59% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 52 44
Median daily rate £430 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £187.50 - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton citing C# as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Northampton

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Northampton

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Northampton over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Northampton

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Northampton

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 16 (42.11%) SQL
3 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET
5 10 (26.32%) VB
5 10 (26.32%) VB.NET
5 10 (26.32%) MVC
5 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (23.68%) .NET Framework
7 8 (21.05%) VB6
7 8 (21.05%) VBA
7 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
7 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
8 7 (18.42%) Metadata Management
8 7 (18.42%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (18.42%) CSS
8 7 (18.42%) HTML
8 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
8 7 (18.42%) SAP
8 7 (18.42%) Classic ASP
8 7 (18.42%) Windows
9 6 (15.79%) Finance
9 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (15.79%) Entity Framework
10 5 (13.16%) WPF
10 5 (13.16%) Mobile App

C#
Co-occurring 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 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 7 (18.42%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (10.53%) NServiceBus
4 2 (5.26%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) K2 blackpearl
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.89%) SaaS
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 2 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Back Office
2 1 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) C# Developer
3 10 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 10 (26.32%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (21.05%) SharePoint Developer
5 6 (15.79%) Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Agile C# Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Agile Developer
6 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Node.js Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) C# WPF Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Software Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Web Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET
3 9 (23.68%) .NET Framework
4 7 (18.42%) Classic ASP
4 7 (18.42%) CSS
4 7 (18.42%) HTML
5 6 (15.79%) Entity Framework
6 5 (13.16%) WPF
7 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (7.89%) jQuery
8 3 (7.89%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (7.89%) MSMQ
8 3 (7.89%) Node.js
8 3 (7.89%) Web Services
9 2 (5.26%) LINQ
9 2 (5.26%) REST
10 1 (2.63%) WCF
10 1 (2.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
2 4 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (7.89%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Android
3 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.26%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) MVC
2 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Metadata Management
4 5 (13.16%) TDD
5 4 (10.53%) Workflow
6 3 (7.89%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.89%) Microservices
6 3 (7.89%) Pair Programming
7 2 (5.26%) Android Development
7 2 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.26%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) iOS Development
7 2 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (5.26%) Scrum
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 2 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.63%) Project Management
8 1 (2.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) SQL
2 10 (26.32%) VB
2 10 (26.32%) VB.NET
3 8 (21.05%) PowerShell
3 8 (21.05%) VB6
3 8 (21.05%) VBA
4 7 (18.42%) JavaScript
5 4 (10.53%) Python
6 3 (7.89%) C
6 3 (7.89%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded C++
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Xamarin