Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 16 35
Rank change year-on-year -2 +19 -18
Contract jobs citing C# 44 55 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.05% 7.35% 3.58%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.56% 25.23% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 43 33
Northamptonshire median daily rate £350 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +45.45% -15.38%
10th Percentile £268 £288 £225
90th Percentile £450 £468 £346
East Midlands median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.75% +3.08% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £23.00 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% - -

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 225 218 271
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 30.95% 29.14% 32.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 165 173
Northamptonshire median daily rate £408 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £281 £278 £225
90th Percentile £550 £513 £550
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year +7.14% +4.48% +4.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 4
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £113.75 £54.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.72% +186.84% -20.00%
10th Percentile £53.23 £25.18 £18.75
90th Percentile £178.48 £76.75 £19.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £50.00 £39.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +28.21% +64.21% -32.14%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -3 25 £388 -8.82% 7
Towcester - 1 £300 - 1
C#
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 42 (95.45%) .NET
2 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.91%) TDD
2 18 (40.91%) CSS
3 17 (38.64%) HTML
4 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET
5 14 (31.82%) SQL
6 13 (29.55%) E-Commerce
6 13 (29.55%) MVC
7 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
7 12 (27.27%) Windows
7 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 11 (25.00%) Pair Programming
8 11 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
9 9 (20.45%) Node.js
9 9 (20.45%) HTML5
9 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
10 8 (18.18%) SharePoint
10 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (18.18%) CSS3
11 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (15.91%) VB
11 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
12 6 (13.64%) MongoDB
12 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
13 5 (11.36%) jQuery
13 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (11.36%) VB6

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 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.36%) NServiceBus
2 5 (11.36%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (15.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (13.64%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.55%) MySQL
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.27%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.09%) NUnit
3 2 (4.55%) Moq
3 2 (4.55%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (4.55%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (93.18%) Developer
2 25 (56.82%) C# Developer
3 17 (38.64%) .NET Developer
4 14 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (15.91%) Node.js Developer
7 6 (13.64%) Agile .NET Developer
7 6 (13.64%) Agile C# Developer
7 6 (13.64%) Agile Developer
8 5 (11.36%) Digital Developer
8 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce Developer
8 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
8 5 (11.36%) SharePoint Developer
9 4 (9.09%) Applications Developer
9 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
10 3 (6.82%) .NET Applications Developer
10 3 (6.82%) C# Application Developer
10 3 (6.82%) Xamarin Developer
11 2 (4.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (95.45%) .NET
2 18 (40.91%) CSS
3 17 (38.64%) HTML
4 15 (34.09%) ASP.NET
5 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 11 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (20.45%) HTML5
7 9 (20.45%) Node.js
8 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (18.18%) CSS3
9 5 (11.36%) Classic ASP
9 5 (11.36%) Entity Framework
9 5 (11.36%) jQuery
9 5 (11.36%) Web Services
10 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
10 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (9.09%) MSMQ
10 4 (9.09%) RESTful
10 4 (9.09%) WCF
10 4 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Android
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (40.91%) TDD
2 13 (29.55%) E-Commerce
2 13 (29.55%) MVC
3 11 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 5 (11.36%) Metadata Management
5 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.82%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (6.82%) Microservices
7 2 (4.55%) Android Development
7 2 (4.55%) Scrum
7 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.27%) Analytics
8 1 (2.27%) Data Analytics
8 1 (2.27%) DevOps
8 1 (2.27%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.27%) SOA
8 1 (2.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.91%) VB
3 7 (15.91%) VB.NET
4 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
5 5 (11.36%) VB6
5 5 (11.36%) VBA
6 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) SAP
2 5 (11.36%) Xamarin
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International
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