Period
to 23 August 2019

The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Northamptonshire during the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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# Developer
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 54 42
Rank change year-on-year +29 -12 +22
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 26 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.95% 2.52% 2.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.33% 2.72% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 13
Northamptonshire median daily rate £450 £363 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% +8.21% -16.25%
10th Percentile £350 £310 £268
90th Percentile £525 £406 £490
East Midlands median daily rate £370 £350 £315
% change year-on-year +5.71% +11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £42.25
% change year-on-year +17.65% +0.59% +6.96%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies in Northamptonshire with a recognized job title 411 771 663
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.05% 92.67% 94.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 501 434
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.03% -2.94%
10th Percentile £213 £288 £215
90th Percentile £500 £525 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 24
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £15.00 £12.25 £11.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.45% +9.67% -2.87%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £10.26
90th Percentile £47.00 £14.48 £15.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.31 £15.86 £14.00
% change year-on-year -9.79% +13.29% +7.69%

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings that featured C# Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Northamptonshire

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Northamptonshire

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# Developer in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 23 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# Developer in Northamptonshire

C# Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Northamptonshire

C# Developer
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# Developer within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 23 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +25 15 £488 +41.82% 1
C# Developer
East Midlands

C# Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, C# Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Northamptonshire region featuring C# Developer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (84.62%) .NET
3 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
4 14 (53.85%) MVC
4 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 12 (46.15%) HTML
6 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
6 12 (46.15%) CSS
6 12 (46.15%) jQuery
6 12 (46.15%) Azure
6 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (42.31%) AngularJS
7 11 (42.31%) SQL
8 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
9 9 (34.62%) LINQ
9 9 (34.62%) Web Services
9 9 (34.62%) .NET Core
10 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
11 7 (26.92%) Finance
11 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
11 7 (26.92%) AWS
11 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
11 7 (26.92%) RESTful
11 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 7 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2017
11 7 (26.92%) Twitter Bootstrap

C# Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (11.54%) IIS
1 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) NServiceBus
3 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) Azure
2 7 (26.92%) AWS
3 3 (11.54%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2017
3 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (11.54%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (11.54%) Blockchain
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (7.69%) Couchbase
6 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
6 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.54%) Mercurial
3 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
4 2 (7.69%) MbUnit
4 2 (7.69%) MSTest
4 2 (7.69%) NUnit
4 2 (7.69%) Selenium
4 2 (7.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Front Office
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) .NET
2 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
2 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (46.15%) CSS
2 12 (46.15%) HTML
2 12 (46.15%) jQuery
3 11 (42.31%) AngularJS
4 10 (38.46%) .NET Framework
5 9 (34.62%) .NET Core
5 9 (34.62%) LINQ
5 9 (34.62%) Web Services
6 7 (26.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 7 (26.92%) Entity Framework
6 7 (26.92%) RESTful
6 7 (26.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (19.23%) CSS3
7 5 (19.23%) HTML5
7 5 (19.23%) WCF
7 5 (19.23%) WPF
8 4 (15.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
1 3 (11.54%) RIA
2 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Android
1 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (53.85%) MVC
2 10 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (26.92%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (26.92%) Test Automation
4 6 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (19.23%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 5 (19.23%) Logistics
5 5 (19.23%) OO
5 5 (19.23%) TDD
6 3 (11.54%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (11.54%) ATDD
6 3 (11.54%) BDD
6 3 (11.54%) ETL
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) SOLID
6 3 (11.54%) Test-First Development
6 3 (11.54%) Web Application Development
7 2 (7.69%) DevOps
7 2 (7.69%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (42.31%) SQL
4 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.69%) TypeScript
6 1 (3.85%) VB
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Xamarin