The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 33 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET 27 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.73% 3.66% 7.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.30% 12.24% 26.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 3 13
Average daily rate
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£300 £301 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.16% -8.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £320 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £28.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+28.69% -11.53%
.NET
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
203 49 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 35.55% 29.88% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 27 35
Average daily rate £375 £260 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £190 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET.

1 37 (68.52%) C#
2 32 (59.26%) ASP.NET
3 29 (53.70%) SQL
3 29 (53.70%) SQL Server
4 28 (51.85%) Microsoft
5 23 (42.59%) Windows
6 22 (40.74%) Web Services
7 17 (31.48%) SQL Server 2008
8 16 (29.63%) MS Excel
8 16 (29.63%) MS Office
8 16 (29.63%) VB.NET
9 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
9 15 (27.78%) N-Tier
9 15 (27.78%) Service Delivery
9 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 15 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (25.93%) Data Management
10 14 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (25.93%) HTML
10 14 (25.93%) VBA
10 14 (25.93%) VBScript
11 13 (24.07%) VB
11 13 (24.07%) SC Cleared
11 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
12 12 (22.22%) Web Design
13 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (20.37%) CSS
13 11 (20.37%) ITIL
14 10 (18.52%) XML
14 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing .NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.70%) IBM Notes
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.85%) IIS
4 1 (1.85%) Apache
4 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (29.63%) MS Excel
1 16 (29.63%) MS Office
2 2 (3.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Intranet
2 1 (1.85%) HTTP
2 1 (1.85%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (53.70%) SQL Server
2 17 (31.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 10 (18.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Legal
2 1 (1.85%) Advertising
2 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.85%) Front Office
2 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (64.81%) Developer
2 11 (20.37%) .NET Developer
2 11 (20.37%) Applications Support
3 6 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Support Specialist
4 4 (7.41%) Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Applications Specialist
4 4 (7.41%) Applications Support Specialist
4 4 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 3 (5.56%) CRM Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Tester
6 2 (3.70%) Designer
6 2 (3.70%) Manual Tester
7 1 (1.85%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (59.26%) ASP.NET
2 22 (40.74%) Web Services
3 14 (25.93%) HTML
4 11 (20.37%) CSS
5 10 (18.52%) XML
5 10 (18.52%) MDX
6 9 (16.67%) WCF
7 6 (11.11%) WF
7 6 (11.11%) jQuery
7 6 (11.11%) HTML5
7 6 (11.11%) AppFabric
7 6 (11.11%) REST
7 6 (11.11%) CSS3
8 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
9 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (1.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) Open Source
3 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 23 (42.59%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) UNIX
2 4 (7.41%) HPUX
3 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Service Delivery
2 14 (25.93%) Data Management
2 14 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (22.22%) Web Design
4 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.37%) ITIL
5 6 (11.11%) Change Management
5 6 (11.11%) MVC
6 4 (7.41%) CRM
7 3 (5.56%) Service Management
7 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.70%) Software Testing
9 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.85%) Workflow
9 1 (1.85%) Software Architecture
9 1 (1.85%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (1.85%) Web Application Development
9 1 (1.85%) DevOps
9 1 (1.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 37 (68.52%) C#
2 29 (53.70%) SQL
3 16 (29.63%) VB.NET
4 15 (27.78%) JavaScript
5 14 (25.93%) VBA
5 14 (25.93%) VBScript
6 13 (24.07%) VB
7 5 (9.26%) Java
8 3 (5.56%) C
9 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.85%) Ruby
10 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.85%) C++
10 1 (1.85%) Python
10 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (24.07%) SC Cleared
1 13 (24.07%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (3.70%) ISEB
2 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 28 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Lotus
4 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.85%) Informatica
4 1 (1.85%) HP
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