Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 2019 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
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 15 21
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 -5
Contract jobs citing C# 46 66 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 8.58% 8.35% 6.06%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.12% 19.58% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 51 21
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +10.71% -12.50%
10th Percentile £324 £300 £268
90th Percentile £525 £538 £450
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £50.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -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 208 337 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 38.81% 42.66% 31.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 233 153
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -1.23% +1.25%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £281
90th Percentile £538 £518 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £113.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -60.44% +108.72%
10th Percentile £42.25 £42.50 £53.23
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £178.48
East Midlands median hourly rate £43.75 £42.50 £47.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% -9.57% +20.51%

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 22 July 2019.

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 22 July 2019. 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 +7 31 £456 +21.67% 23
Corby -1 1 £375 -47.64%
Kettering -3 1 £463 +19.35% 12
C#
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 38 (82.61%) .NET
2 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
3 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (47.83%) MVC
4 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
5 21 (45.65%) Continuous Integration
6 20 (43.48%) SQL
7 19 (41.30%) HTML
7 19 (41.30%) jQuery
8 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET
8 18 (39.13%) CSS
9 17 (36.96%) Microsoft Azure
10 15 (32.61%) AngularJS
11 12 (26.09%) .NET Framework
11 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
12 11 (23.91%) Web Services
12 11 (23.91%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (23.91%) RESTful
12 11 (23.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (23.91%) Continuous Delivery
13 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
13 10 (21.74%) T-SQL
14 9 (19.57%) TDD
14 9 (19.57%) Finance
14 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2017
15 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 8 (17.39%) Scrum
15 8 (17.39%) WPF
15 8 (17.39%) Git (software)

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 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) IIS
3 2 (4.35%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.17%) CMS
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.70%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (4.35%) Office 365
5 1 (2.17%) IaaS
5 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2017
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.52%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (6.52%) Couchbase
4 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 7 (15.22%) Jenkins
3 7 (15.22%) Mercurial
3 7 (15.22%) TeamCity
3 7 (15.22%) Visual Studio
4 6 (13.04%) Selenium
4 6 (13.04%) SpecFlow
5 3 (6.52%) MbUnit
5 3 (6.52%) MSTest
5 3 (6.52%) NUnit
6 2 (4.35%) JIRA
6 2 (4.35%) Subversion
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 2 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (84.78%) Developer
2 25 (54.35%) .NET Developer
3 24 (52.17%) C# Developer
4 18 (39.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 5 (10.87%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (10.87%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Developer in Test
7 3 (6.52%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Software Engineer
9 1 (2.17%) Automation Tester
9 1 (2.17%) CRM Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 1 (2.17%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (2.17%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (82.61%) .NET
2 19 (41.30%) HTML
2 19 (41.30%) jQuery
3 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET
3 18 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (39.13%) CSS
4 15 (32.61%) AngularJS
5 12 (26.09%) .NET Framework
6 11 (23.91%) RESTful
6 11 (23.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (23.91%) Web Services
7 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 8 (17.39%) Entity Framework
7 8 (17.39%) WPF
8 6 (13.04%) .NET Core
8 6 (13.04%) CSS3
8 6 (13.04%) HTML5
8 6 (13.04%) LINQ
8 6 (13.04%) WCF
9 3 (6.52%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) User Experience
2 5 (10.87%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (6.52%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.52%) RIA
4 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Android
2 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (47.83%) MVC
3 21 (45.65%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (23.91%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (19.57%) TDD
6 8 (17.39%) Scrum
7 7 (15.22%) ATDD
7 7 (15.22%) BDD
7 7 (15.22%) SOLID
7 7 (15.22%) Test Automation
7 7 (15.22%) Test-First Development
8 6 (13.04%) Acceptance Criteria
9 5 (10.87%) Incident Management
9 5 (10.87%) Logistics
9 5 (10.87%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (10.87%) Project Management
9 5 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (8.70%) ITIL
10 4 (8.70%) ITSM
10 4 (8.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 20 (43.48%) SQL
3 10 (21.74%) T-SQL
4 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
5 3 (6.52%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.35%) C
6 2 (4.35%) C++
6 2 (4.35%) Embedded C
6 2 (4.35%) Python
6 2 (4.35%) VB
6 2 (4.35%) VBScript
7 1 (2.17%) Java
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Xamarin