Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 17 21
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 +20
Contract jobs citing C# 50 60 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.89% 7.68% 6.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.34% 23.72% 23.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 27 43
Northamptonshire median daily rate £416 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.06% -1.23% +47.27%
10th Percentile £300 £268 £286
90th Percentile £624 £493 £525
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +10.29% +4.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 10
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £23.00
10th Percentile £42.50 - £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 - £37.50
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -15.00% +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 306 253 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 42.15% 32.39% 28.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 160 146
Northamptonshire median daily rate £404 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.94% +6.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £299 £281 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £488
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £368 £325
% change year-on-year +8.84% +13.08% -5.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £45.00 £113.75 £54.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.44% +108.72% +186.84%
10th Percentile £42.50 £53.23 £23.15
90th Percentile £47.50 £178.48 £76.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +97.37%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -9 25 £350 -22.22% 15
Corby - 2 £716 - 2
C#
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 44 (88.00%) .NET
2 25 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (28.00%) SharePoint
5 13 (26.00%) SQL
5 13 (26.00%) Microservices
6 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (24.00%) TDD
7 11 (22.00%) PaaS
7 11 (22.00%) BDD
8 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
9 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
9 9 (18.00%) MongoDB
9 9 (18.00%) NoSQL
9 9 (18.00%) MVC
9 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
9 9 (18.00%) Analytics
9 9 (18.00%) Cybersecurity
10 8 (16.00%) Kafka
10 8 (16.00%) Docker
10 8 (16.00%) .NET Core
10 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
10 8 (16.00%) OO
10 8 (16.00%) Advertising
10 8 (16.00%) Node.js
10 8 (16.00%) Google
10 8 (16.00%) Marketing

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 14 (28.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (14.00%) K2 blackpearl
4 5 (10.00%) NServiceBus
5 4 (8.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.00%) Confluence
6 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) HipChat
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.00%) PaaS
2 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (16.00%) Google Analytics
4 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (4.00%) IaaS
5 2 (4.00%) SaaS
6 1 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (18.00%) NoSQL
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.00%) Big Data
4 1 (2.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) Power BI
4 1 (2.00%) RavenDB
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.00%) NUnit
2 2 (4.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.00%) MSI
3 1 (2.00%) Selenium
3 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (16.00%) Advertising
1 8 (16.00%) Marketing
2 5 (10.00%) Finance
3 4 (8.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Automotive
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (72.00%) Developer
2 11 (22.00%) .NET Developer
2 11 (22.00%) Architect
3 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce Architect
3 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 8 (16.00%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (14.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Digital Architect
4 7 (14.00%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 7 (14.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.00%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (4.00%) .NET Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Applications Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Applications Developer
6 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (88.00%) .NET
2 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (16.00%) .NET Core
3 8 (16.00%) Kafka
3 8 (16.00%) Node.js
4 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (8.00%) Entity Framework
4 4 (8.00%) MSMQ
5 3 (6.00%) Classic ASP
5 3 (6.00%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (6.00%) SAP Smart Forms
6 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (4.00%) CSS
6 2 (4.00%) HTML
6 2 (4.00%) Middleware
6 2 (4.00%) Web Services
6 2 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.00%) Optoelectronics
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Unix
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Microservices
2 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) TDD
3 11 (22.00%) BDD
4 9 (18.00%) Analytics
4 9 (18.00%) Cybersecurity
4 9 (18.00%) MVC
5 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
5 8 (16.00%) OO
6 7 (14.00%) Change Management
7 5 (10.00%) SOA
8 3 (6.00%) Metadata Management
8 3 (6.00%) Scrum
9 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (4.00%) Service Management
9 2 (4.00%) System Testing
9 2 (4.00%) Test Automation
9 2 (4.00%) TOGAF
10 1 (2.00%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (26.00%) SQL
2 9 (18.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (14.00%) Java
4 6 (12.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.00%) VB
5 4 (8.00%) VBA
6 3 (6.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.00%) VB6
7 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.00%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.00%) Python
7 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (2.00%) HND
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Docker
2 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.00%) Google
3 6 (12.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.00%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.00%) Capita
4 1 (2.00%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.00%) IBM
4 1 (2.00%) Infoblox
4 1 (2.00%) McAfee
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.00%) Splunk
4 1 (2.00%) Symantec