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 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 14 30
Rank change year-on-year -2 +16  
Contract jobs citing C# 28 31 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 7.76% 8.14% 2.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 25.45% 26.96% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 26 17
Median daily rate £335 £400 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.25% +77.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.13 £39.28
% change year-on-year +4.91% -2.92%  

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 110 115 121
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 30.47% 30.18% 35.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 204 134
Median daily rate £423 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.58% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £521 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 1
Median hourly rate £187.50 £54.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +244.03% +186.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £181.25 £31.35 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £193.75 £76.75 £19.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.86% -  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -2 16 £419 -1.47% 9
Towcester - 1 £300 -
C#
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 52 (96.30%) .NET
2 19 (35.19%) CSS
3 18 (33.33%) HTML
3 18 (33.33%) SQL
4 17 (31.48%) TDD
5 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
6 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (25.93%) E-Commerce
7 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
8 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET
8 13 (24.07%) .NET Framework
9 12 (22.22%) Windows
10 11 (20.37%) MVC
11 10 (18.52%) VB
11 10 (18.52%) VB.NET
11 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (16.67%) Pair Programming
12 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (16.67%) HTML5
12 9 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (16.67%) SharePoint
13 8 (14.81%) VBA
13 8 (14.81%) CSS3
13 8 (14.81%) VB6
13 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
14 7 (12.96%) Node.js
14 7 (12.96%) SAP
14 7 (12.96%) Classic ASP
14 7 (12.96%) Metadata Management

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 9 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.96%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (7.41%) NServiceBus
4 2 (3.70%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (1.85%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.70%) SaaS
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.85%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.85%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.41%) Moq
2 4 (7.41%) NUnit
3 2 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.85%) JIRA
4 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Back Office
3 1 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (83.33%) Developer
2 28 (51.85%) C# Developer
3 19 (35.19%) .NET Developer
4 17 (31.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (14.81%) SharePoint Developer
7 7 (12.96%) Node.js Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Architect
8 5 (9.26%) Digital Developer
8 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce Developer
8 5 (9.26%) XML Developer
8 5 (9.26%) XML XSLT Developer
9 4 (7.41%) Agile .NET Developer
9 4 (7.41%) Agile C# Developer
9 4 (7.41%) Agile Developer
9 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.56%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (3.70%) Software Engineer
11 2 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (96.30%) .NET
2 19 (35.19%) CSS
3 18 (33.33%) HTML
4 13 (24.07%) .NET Framework
4 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET
5 9 (16.67%) HTML5
5 9 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (14.81%) CSS3
7 7 (12.96%) Classic ASP
7 7 (12.96%) Node.js
8 6 (11.11%) WPF
8 6 (11.11%) XML
9 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
9 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (9.26%) Entity Framework
9 5 (9.26%) XSLT
10 4 (7.41%) jQuery
10 4 (7.41%) Web Services
11 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (5.56%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 2 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Android
3 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.85%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) TDD
2 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.93%) E-Commerce
4 11 (20.37%) MVC
5 9 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 7 (12.96%) Metadata Management
7 3 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (5.56%) Microservices
7 3 (5.56%) Workflow
8 2 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.70%) Scrum
8 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
8 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.70%) Unit Testing
8 2 (3.70%) Web Development
9 1 (1.85%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.85%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (1.85%) Software Architecture
9 1 (1.85%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) SQL
2 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.52%) VB
3 10 (18.52%) VB.NET
4 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
4 8 (14.81%) VB6
4 8 (14.81%) VBA
5 2 (3.70%) C
5 2 (3.70%) C++
5 2 (3.70%) Python
5 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.85%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.85%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) SAP
3 3 (5.56%) Xamarin
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