Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 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#
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 21 23
Rank change year-on-year +2 +2 0
Contract jobs citing C# 48 57 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 7.22% 6.90% 5.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.52% 19.66% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 40 43
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +33.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £293 £270 £225
90th Percentile £548 £515 £600
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £48.75
% change year-on-year +17.50% -17.95% +30.00%

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 223 290 238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 33.53% 35.11% 31.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 217 154
Northamptonshire median daily rate £420 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £281 £300 £250
90th Percentile £550 £575 £554
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £10.59 £54.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -80.58% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% +122.22% -48.57%

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 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 2017. 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 +9 31 £450 +9.09% 4
Kettering +4 4 £298 -8.46% 3
C#
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 45 (93.75%) .NET
2 27 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
4 20 (41.67%) TDD
5 19 (39.58%) MVC
6 18 (37.50%) SQL
7 17 (35.42%) .NET Framework
8 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET
8 15 (31.25%) CSS
9 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
9 13 (27.08%) HTML
10 12 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (25.00%) Windows
10 12 (25.00%) E-Commerce
10 12 (25.00%) Pair Programming
10 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (22.92%) Entity Framework
12 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
13 9 (18.75%) WPF
13 9 (18.75%) Node.js
14 8 (16.67%) VB.NET
14 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
15 7 (14.58%) Finance
15 7 (14.58%) Web Services
15 7 (14.58%) jQuery
15 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
16 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
16 6 (12.50%) HTML5
16 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
16 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering

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 8 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (10.42%) NServiceBus
3 3 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.08%) GeoServer
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (45.83%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.17%) MySQL
4 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.17%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.08%) Big Data
5 1 (2.08%) GIS
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.08%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) NUnit
1 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.17%) FitNesse
2 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) Jasmine
2 2 (4.17%) JMeter
2 2 (4.17%) JUnit
2 2 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (4.17%) Ranorex
2 2 (4.17%) Selenium
2 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.17%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.17%) TestNG
2 2 (4.17%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
3 1 (2.08%) Grunt
3 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.08%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Advertising
2 2 (4.17%) Automotive
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 40 (83.33%) Developer
2 22 (45.83%) C# Developer
3 15 (31.25%) .NET Developer
4 13 (27.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (27.08%) Full Stack Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Node.js Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Agile Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Digital Developer
7 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Software Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Applications Developer
10 2 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (93.75%) .NET
2 17 (35.42%) .NET Framework
3 15 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 15 (31.25%) CSS
4 13 (27.08%) HTML
5 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
6 11 (22.92%) Entity Framework
7 9 (18.75%) Node.js
7 9 (18.75%) WPF
8 7 (14.58%) jQuery
8 7 (14.58%) Web Services
9 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 6 (12.50%) HTML5
10 5 (10.42%) CSS3
10 5 (10.42%) RESTful
10 5 (10.42%) WCF
11 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (8.33%) Classic ASP
11 4 (8.33%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.17%) Android
2 2 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) TDD
3 19 (39.58%) MVC
4 12 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 12 (25.00%) Pair Programming
5 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (12.50%) OO
5 6 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.42%) Microservices
7 4 (8.33%) Scrum
7 4 (8.33%) SOA
7 4 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.25%) BDD
8 3 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
8 3 (6.25%) Metadata Management
8 3 (6.25%) OOP
8 3 (6.25%) Project Management
8 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
8 3 (6.25%) User Stories
8 3 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 5 (10.42%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.42%) VB
5 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.25%) MATLAB
6 3 (6.25%) VB6
6 3 (6.25%) VBA
7 2 (4.17%) Java
7 2 (4.17%) XAML
8 1 (2.08%) C++
8 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.08%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Capita
3 2 (4.17%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (4.17%) Tableau
3 2 (4.17%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.08%) Apple
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle