Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 18 14
Rank change year-on-year -2 -4 +9
Contract jobs citing C# 44 75 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.96% 7.87% 8.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.39% 21.61% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 49
Northamptonshire median daily rate £438 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -21.05% +55.74%
10th Percentile £293 £200 £300
90th Percentile £600 £505 £600
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £45.00 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 - £38.50

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 253 347 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 40.03% 36.41% 30.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 219 148
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £270 £279 £275
90th Percentile £535 £551 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £388 £368 £350
% change year-on-year +5.44% +5.00% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £12.50 £15.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.63% - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £42.50 £27.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +57.41% +42.11% -2.56%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -1 21 £438 +20.69% 14
Kettering - 5 £305 - 2
Corby - 1 £708 - 1
C#
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 39 (88.64%) .NET
2 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
3 18 (40.91%) OO
4 15 (34.09%) TDD
5 14 (31.82%) BDD
5 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 14 (31.82%) Microservices
6 13 (29.55%) MVC
7 12 (27.27%) Advertising
7 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 12 (27.27%) SQL
7 12 (27.27%) MongoDB
7 12 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (27.27%) PaaS
8 11 (25.00%) Node.js
8 11 (25.00%) NoSQL
8 11 (25.00%) Google Analytics
8 11 (25.00%) Google
8 11 (25.00%) Marketing
8 11 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 11 (25.00%) Docker
8 11 (25.00%) Kafka
8 11 (25.00%) Analytics
8 11 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (25.00%) .NET Core
9 10 (22.73%) VB.NET
9 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
10 8 (18.18%) WPF
10 8 (18.18%) Entity Framework

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 3 (6.82%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (4.55%) K2 blackpearl
3 2 (4.55%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.27%) GeoServer
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) LabWindows
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (27.27%) PaaS
2 11 (25.00%) Google Analytics
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.27%) IaaS
4 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.27%) MongoDB
3 11 (25.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.55%) Spotfire
6 1 (2.27%) Big Data
6 1 (2.27%) GIS
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.55%) FitNesse
3 2 (4.55%) JMeter
3 2 (4.55%) JUnit
3 2 (4.55%) NUnit
3 2 (4.55%) Ranorex
3 2 (4.55%) Selenium
3 2 (4.55%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.55%) TestNG
3 2 (4.55%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) Grunt
4 1 (2.27%) gulp
4 1 (2.27%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 12 (27.27%) Advertising
2 11 (25.00%) Marketing
3 8 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (4.55%) Automotive
5 1 (2.27%) Electronics
5 1 (2.27%) Legal
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 27 (61.36%) Developer
2 12 (27.27%) Architect
3 11 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 11 (25.00%) E-Commerce Architect
3 11 (25.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 11 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (15.91%) .NET Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Digital Architect
4 7 (15.91%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 5 (11.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (11.36%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (88.64%) .NET
2 11 (25.00%) .NET Core
2 11 (25.00%) Kafka
2 11 (25.00%) Node.js
3 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
4 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 8 (18.18%) Entity Framework
4 8 (18.18%) WPF
5 7 (15.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
6 6 (13.64%) CSS
6 6 (13.64%) jQuery
7 5 (11.36%) HTML
8 3 (6.82%) Classic ASP
8 3 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.55%) MSMQ
9 2 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.27%) Optoelectronics
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.91%) OO
3 15 (34.09%) TDD
4 14 (31.82%) BDD
4 14 (31.82%) Microservices
5 13 (29.55%) MVC
6 11 (25.00%) Analytics
6 11 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (11.36%) SOA
8 4 (9.09%) Project Management
8 4 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 4 (9.09%) Test Automation
9 3 (6.82%) Dependency Injection
9 3 (6.82%) MVVM
9 3 (6.82%) OOP
9 3 (6.82%) User Stories
9 3 (6.82%) Web Development
10 2 (4.55%) API Testing
10 2 (4.55%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
2 10 (22.73%) VB.NET
3 5 (11.36%) PowerShell
4 4 (9.09%) MATLAB
5 3 (6.82%) Java
5 3 (6.82%) VB
5 3 (6.82%) XAML
6 2 (4.55%) VB6
6 2 (4.55%) VBA
7 1 (2.27%) C++
7 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.27%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.27%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) Google
3 3 (6.82%) Capita
4 2 (4.55%) MicroStrategy
4 2 (4.55%) SAP
4 2 (4.55%) Tableau
5 1 (2.27%) Apple
5 1 (2.27%) IBM
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle