Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 20 August 2018 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#
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 24 25
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1 +14
Contract jobs citing C# 73 40 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 8.68% 5.70% 6.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.36% 18.60% 21.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 22 37
Northamptonshire median daily rate £389 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.24% -9.38% +60.00%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £279
90th Percentile £588 £495 £523
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £338 £339
% change year-on-year +11.11% -0.37% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £23.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £41.25 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -17.50% +42.86% -

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 377 215 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 44.83% 30.63% 29.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 152 159
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £411 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.74% +2.81% +14.29%
10th Percentile £310 £281 £287
90th Percentile £530 £550 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £187.50 £54.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +244.04% +186.84%
East Midlands median hourly rate £40.00 £50.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +110.53%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Northamptonshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Northamptonshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Northamptonshire

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Northamptonshire

C#
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# within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 August 2018. 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 -1 36 £375 -10.45% 24
Wellingborough - 5 £375 - 2
Kettering - 3 £450 - 24
Corby - 2 £716 - 2
C#
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for C#.

1 62 (84.93%) .NET
2 41 (56.16%) SQL
3 37 (50.68%) SQL Server
4 26 (35.62%) Microsoft
5 21 (28.77%) SharePoint
6 19 (26.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (26.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET
8 15 (20.55%) PowerShell
9 14 (19.18%) K2 blackpearl
10 13 (17.81%) SAP
10 13 (17.81%) MVC
11 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (16.44%) SharePoint Server
11 12 (16.44%) Entity Framework
12 10 (13.70%) Change Management
13 9 (12.33%) Legal
13 9 (12.33%) SAP Smart Forms
13 9 (12.33%) .NET Framework
13 9 (12.33%) AngularJS
13 9 (12.33%) Microservices
14 8 (10.96%) RabbitMQ
14 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
14 8 (10.96%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (10.96%) Finance
14 8 (10.96%) MSMQ
14 8 (10.96%) Java
15 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
15 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce

C#
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 21 (28.77%) SharePoint
2 14 (19.18%) K2 blackpearl
3 12 (16.44%) SharePoint Server
4 7 (9.59%) NServiceBus
5 4 (5.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.37%) Confluence
6 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) CATIA
1 1 (1.37%) HipChat
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.37%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.11%) PaaS
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.74%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (2.74%) IaaS
3 2 (2.74%) SaaS
4 1 (1.37%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (50.68%) SQL Server
2 19 (26.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (26.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.48%) Blockchain
4 4 (5.48%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.37%) Big Data
5 1 (1.37%) EDRMS
5 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.37%) MySQL
5 1 (1.37%) Power BI
5 1 (1.37%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Git (software)
1 8 (10.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
3 5 (6.85%) NUnit
4 4 (5.48%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (5.48%) Selenium
4 4 (5.48%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.11%) Jasmine
5 3 (4.11%) Protractor
5 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio Code
5 3 (4.11%) WebStorm
6 2 (2.74%) Moq
6 2 (2.74%) MSTest
7 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.37%) JIRA
7 1 (1.37%) MSI
7 1 (1.37%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.37%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (12.33%) Legal
2 8 (10.96%) Finance
3 5 (6.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 60 (82.19%) Developer
2 22 (30.14%) C# Developer
3 17 (23.29%) .NET Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Architect
4 8 (10.96%) SharePoint Developer
5 7 (9.59%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.22%) .NET Architect
6 6 (8.22%) SQL Developer
7 5 (6.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (6.85%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Angular Developer
8 4 (5.48%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
8 4 (5.48%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (5.48%) E-Commerce Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Agile Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Applications Architect
9 3 (4.11%) E-Commerce Specialist
9 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (84.93%) .NET
2 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET
3 12 (16.44%) Entity Framework
4 9 (12.33%) .NET Framework
4 9 (12.33%) AngularJS
4 9 (12.33%) SAP Smart Forms
5 8 (10.96%) MSMQ
5 8 (10.96%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (8.22%) Angular 2
7 6 (8.22%) CSS
7 6 (8.22%) HTML
8 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (5.48%) Classic ASP
9 4 (5.48%) CSS3
9 4 (5.48%) HTML5
9 4 (5.48%) jQuery
9 4 (5.48%) REST
9 4 (5.48%) Web Services
9 4 (5.48%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.11%) Fintech
3 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) Unix
1 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.81%) MVC
2 12 (16.44%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.70%) Change Management
4 9 (12.33%) Microservices
5 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce
5 7 (9.59%) Scrum
5 7 (9.59%) SOA
6 6 (8.22%) TDD
7 4 (5.48%) BDD
7 4 (5.48%) Metadata Management
7 4 (5.48%) System Testing
8 3 (4.11%) Service Management
8 3 (4.11%) Software Engineering
9 2 (2.74%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.74%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (2.74%) Information Management
9 2 (2.74%) TOGAF
9 2 (2.74%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.74%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (56.16%) SQL
2 15 (20.55%) PowerShell
3 8 (10.96%) Java
4 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.22%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.85%) VB
6 5 (6.85%) VBA
7 4 (5.48%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.48%) TypeScript
7 4 (5.48%) VB6
8 1 (1.37%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.37%) C++
8 1 (1.37%) Perl
8 1 (1.37%) PHP
8 1 (1.37%) Python
8 1 (1.37%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.74%) HND
1 2 (2.74%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.37%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 26 (35.62%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.81%) SAP
3 1 (1.37%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.37%) Blue Coat
3 1 (1.37%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.37%) IBM
3 1 (1.37%) Infoblox
3 1 (1.37%) McAfee
3 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.37%) Splunk
3 1 (1.37%) Symantec