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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 11 31
Rank change year-on-year -4 +20  
Contract jobs citing C# 30 32 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 7.83% 8.53% 3.85%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.19% 29.36% 11.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 13
Median daily rate £338 £388 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.90% +27.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £338 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +8.57%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 124 109 163
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 32.38% 29.07% 33.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 82 101
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £11.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +263.63% -42.10%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Northamptonshire

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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

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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 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -1 19 £425 +4.93% 8
Towcester - 1 £300 - 1
C#
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 64 (94.12%) .NET
2 28 (41.18%) SQL Server
3 24 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 24 (35.29%) TDD
4 22 (32.35%) ASP.NET
5 21 (30.88%) MVC
6 16 (23.53%) CSS
6 16 (23.53%) HTML
7 15 (22.06%) XML
7 15 (22.06%) XSLT
7 15 (22.06%) E-Commerce
7 15 (22.06%) Finance
7 15 (22.06%) jQuery
8 14 (20.59%) .NET Framework
9 13 (19.12%) Web Services
10 12 (17.65%) SQL
10 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (17.65%) AngularJS
11 11 (16.18%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (16.18%) Entity Framework
12 10 (14.71%) Mobile App
13 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
13 9 (13.24%) Scrum
14 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
14 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
14 8 (11.76%) Blockchain

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 4 (5.88%) IIS
2 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.94%) K2 blackpearl
3 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.18%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (5.88%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) Blockchain
2 8 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (7.35%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.88%) Moq
2 4 (5.88%) NUnit
2 4 (5.88%) Selenium
3 2 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 15 (22.06%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Advertising
2 1 (1.47%) Back Office
2 1 (1.47%) Law
2 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (76.47%) Developer
2 41 (60.29%) C# Developer
3 36 (52.94%) .NET Developer
4 32 (47.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (22.06%) XML Developer
5 15 (22.06%) XML XSLT Developer
6 13 (19.12%) Architect
7 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Angular Developer
9 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (7.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.35%) Senior Architect
10 4 (5.88%) C# WPF Developer
10 4 (5.88%) Senior Systems Architect
10 4 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (5.88%) Systems Architect
10 4 (5.88%) WPF Developer
11 3 (4.41%) .NET Architect
11 3 (4.41%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (94.12%) .NET
2 22 (32.35%) ASP.NET
3 16 (23.53%) CSS
3 16 (23.53%) HTML
4 15 (22.06%) jQuery
4 15 (22.06%) XML
4 15 (22.06%) XSLT
5 14 (20.59%) .NET Framework
6 13 (19.12%) Web Services
7 12 (17.65%) AngularJS
8 11 (16.18%) Entity Framework
9 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (10.29%) WPF
11 4 (5.88%) WCF
12 3 (4.41%) LINQ
13 2 (2.94%) Classic ASP
13 2 (2.94%) CSS3
13 2 (2.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Mobile App
2 7 (10.29%) Driving Licence
3 6 (8.82%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Android
1 5 (7.35%) Windows
2 4 (5.88%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
2 4 (5.88%) Linux
2 4 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) TDD
2 21 (30.88%) MVC
3 15 (22.06%) E-Commerce
4 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (13.24%) Scrum
6 8 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (11.76%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (7.35%) Integration Testing
8 4 (5.88%) Android Development
8 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.88%) iOS Development
8 4 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (5.88%) Web Development
8 4 (5.88%) Workflow
9 2 (2.94%) Embedded Software Development
10 1 (1.47%) API Integration
10 1 (1.47%) Data Protection
10 1 (1.47%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.47%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 12 (17.65%) SQL
3 7 (10.29%) Python
4 6 (8.82%) C
4 6 (8.82%) C++
4 6 (8.82%) VB.NET
5 3 (4.41%) VB
5 3 (4.41%) VB6
5 3 (4.41%) VBA
6 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.47%) Embedded C
7 1 (1.47%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.47%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.94%) SAP
2 2 (2.94%) Xamarin
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