Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 23 19
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 0
Contract jobs citing C# 37 56 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.56% 6.17% 6.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.68% 17.89% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 45
Northamptonshire median daily rate £413 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -20.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £293 £217 £300
90th Percentile £581 £463 £600
East Midlands median daily rate £373 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +6.43% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +13.33%

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 252 313 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 37.84% 34.47% 28.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 222 138
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £270 £300 £271
90th Percentile £540 £575 £554
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £10.59 £15.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.79% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £39.25 £38.75 £18.13
% change year-on-year +1.29% +113.79% -48.21%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 +2 21 £450 +16.13% 9
Kettering +5 5 £305 -6.15% 5
C#
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 34 (91.89%) .NET
2 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (43.24%) MVC
3 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
4 14 (37.84%) SQL
4 14 (37.84%) TDD
4 14 (37.84%) .NET Framework
5 12 (32.43%) OO
6 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
7 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
7 10 (27.03%) WPF
8 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (21.62%) BDD
8 8 (21.62%) MongoDB
8 8 (21.62%) Entity Framework
8 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
8 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
8 8 (21.62%) Finance
9 7 (18.92%) VB.NET
9 7 (18.92%) Node.js
9 7 (18.92%) jQuery
9 7 (18.92%) Docker
9 7 (18.92%) Microservices
10 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
10 6 (16.22%) Advertising
11 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
11 5 (13.51%) CSS
11 5 (13.51%) Google Analytics
11 5 (13.51%) WCF
11 5 (13.51%) Google

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 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.70%) GeoServer
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (13.51%) Google Analytics
1 5 (13.51%) PaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) MongoDB
3 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.41%) MySQL
5 2 (5.41%) Spotfire
6 1 (2.70%) Big Data
6 1 (2.70%) GIS
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) NUnit
2 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.41%) FitNesse
3 2 (5.41%) Jasmine
3 2 (5.41%) JMeter
3 2 (5.41%) JUnit
3 2 (5.41%) Ranorex
3 2 (5.41%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.41%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.41%) TestNG
3 2 (5.41%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.70%) Grunt
4 1 (2.70%) gulp
4 1 (2.70%) JIRA
4 1 (2.70%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Advertising
3 5 (13.51%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Automotive
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 16 (43.24%) C# Developer
3 11 (29.73%) .NET Developer
4 9 (24.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Architect
5 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce Architect
5 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Applications Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Android Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (91.89%) .NET
2 14 (37.84%) .NET Framework
3 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET
4 10 (27.03%) WPF
5 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (21.62%) Entity Framework
6 7 (18.92%) jQuery
6 7 (18.92%) Node.js
7 6 (16.22%) AngularJS
8 5 (13.51%) .NET Core
8 5 (13.51%) CSS
8 5 (13.51%) Kafka
8 5 (13.51%) RESTful
8 5 (13.51%) WCF
9 4 (10.81%) HTML
9 4 (10.81%) Web Services
10 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Android
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) MVC
3 14 (37.84%) TDD
4 12 (32.43%) OO
5 8 (21.62%) BDD
5 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce
6 7 (18.92%) Microservices
7 5 (13.51%) Analytics
7 5 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.81%) Project Management
8 4 (10.81%) SOA
8 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.11%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (8.11%) MVVM
9 3 (8.11%) OOP
9 3 (8.11%) Pair Programming
9 3 (8.11%) Test Automation
9 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) SQL
2 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.92%) VB.NET
4 3 (8.11%) MATLAB
4 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.11%) XAML
5 2 (5.41%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) C++
6 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.70%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) VB6
6 1 (2.70%) VBA
6 1 (2.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) Google
3 2 (5.41%) Capita
3 2 (5.41%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (5.41%) Tableau
3 2 (5.41%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.70%) Apple
4 1 (2.70%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) SAP