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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 20 16 36
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Contract jobs citing .NET 105 72 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.91% 10.89% 4.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.41% 38.10% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 49 24
Median daily rate £373 £385 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.24% +28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £386
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
.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
357 189 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.68% 28.59% 33.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 115 131
Median daily rate £413 £350 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £495 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 8 December 2016.

.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 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for .NET.

1 85 (55.19%) C#
2 59 (38.31%) ASP.NET
2 59 (38.31%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 51 (33.12%) Java
5 49 (31.82%) SQL
6 47 (30.52%) SQL Server
7 44 (28.57%) TDD
8 42 (27.27%) BDD
9 38 (24.68%) MVC
10 36 (23.38%) XML
11 33 (21.43%) Windows
11 33 (21.43%) Sitecore
12 30 (19.48%) Scrum
13 29 (18.83%) JavaScript
13 29 (18.83%) Continuous Integration
14 28 (18.18%) Web Services
15 26 (16.88%) Finance
15 26 (16.88%) Security Cleared
16 25 (16.23%) Open Source
17 23 (14.94%) QA
18 22 (14.29%) IIS
19 21 (13.64%) HTML
19 21 (13.64%) HP UFT
19 21 (13.64%) Selenium
19 21 (13.64%) .NET Framework
19 21 (13.64%) Ruby
20 20 (12.99%) Test Automation
21 19 (12.34%) Sahi
21 19 (12.34%) WATIR

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 22 (14.29%) IIS
2 14 (9.09%) CMS
3 11 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (5.84%) SAS
5 6 (3.90%) Apache
5 6 (3.90%) Jetty
5 6 (3.90%) Mongrel
5 6 (3.90%) nginx
5 6 (3.90%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.90%) WebSphere
6 5 (3.25%) OpenROAD
6 5 (3.25%) OpenStack
7 4 (2.60%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.60%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.95%) Tuxedo
9 2 (1.30%) Confluence
9 2 (1.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 15 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.60%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.90%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.90%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.90%) Google App Engine
2 6 (3.90%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.60%) IaaS
3 4 (2.60%) PaaS
3 4 (2.60%) SaaS
4 2 (1.30%) HP Helion
4 2 (1.30%) Office 365
5 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.19%) DNS
1 8 (5.19%) SSL
2 7 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 6 (3.90%) DHCP
3 6 (3.90%) FTP
3 6 (3.90%) HTTP
3 6 (3.90%) IPsec
4 2 (1.30%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (30.52%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (4.55%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.95%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.30%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (1.30%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (13.64%) HP UFT
1 21 (13.64%) Selenium
2 19 (12.34%) Sahi
2 19 (12.34%) WATIR
3 16 (10.39%) Visual Studio
4 13 (8.44%) Cucumber
5 9 (5.84%) Jenkins
6 7 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.90%) Travis CI
8 4 (2.60%) LoadRunner
8 4 (2.60%) MSI
8 4 (2.60%) NMock
8 4 (2.60%) WiX
9 2 (1.30%) JIRA
9 2 (1.30%) JMeter
9 2 (1.30%) MSTest
10 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (0.65%) Bower
10 1 (0.65%) Grunt
10 1 (0.65%) NuGet
General
1 26 (16.88%) Finance
2 11 (7.14%) Retail
3 8 (5.19%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.90%) Advertising
5 4 (2.60%) Back Office
5 4 (2.60%) Law
6 2 (1.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (63.64%) Developer
2 54 (35.06%) .NET Developer
3 29 (18.83%) Sitecore Developer
4 26 (16.88%) C# Developer
5 23 (14.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (7.79%) Architect
6 12 (7.79%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 10 (6.49%) QA Engineer
8 10 (6.49%) Software Developer
9 9 (5.84%) Senior .NET Developer
9 9 (5.84%) Support Engineer
10 8 (5.19%) Java Developer
10 8 (5.19%) SQL Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Agile .NET Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Agile Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Agile Java Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Java Scala Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Scala Developer
11 7 (4.55%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (38.31%) ASP.NET
2 36 (23.38%) XML
3 28 (18.18%) Web Services
4 21 (13.64%) .NET Framework
4 21 (13.64%) HTML
5 19 (12.34%) CSS
6 15 (9.74%) jQuery
7 13 (8.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (5.84%) Entity Framework
9 8 (5.19%) WCF
10 7 (4.55%) AngularJS
10 7 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (3.90%) HTML5
11 6 (3.90%) J2EE
11 6 (3.90%) Servlets
12 5 (3.25%) WPF
13 4 (2.60%) CSS3
14 3 (1.95%) Ajax
14 3 (1.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 2 (1.30%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.84%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (5.19%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.19%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.60%) NHS
4 2 (1.30%) Clustering
4 2 (1.30%) PKI
4 2 (1.30%) Replication
5 1 (0.65%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 33 (21.43%) Windows
2 13 (8.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (7.14%) Linux
3 11 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 8 (5.19%) Android
4 8 (5.19%) Apple iOS
4 8 (5.19%) Windows Mobile
4 8 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (5.19%) Windows XP
5 6 (3.90%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.95%) Unix
7 2 (1.30%) AIX
7 2 (1.30%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.30%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.65%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (38.31%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (28.57%) TDD
3 42 (27.27%) BDD
4 38 (24.68%) MVC
5 30 (19.48%) Scrum
6 29 (18.83%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (16.23%) Open Source
8 20 (12.99%) Test Automation
9 18 (11.69%) DevOps
10 10 (6.49%) ITIL
11 8 (5.19%) Application Packaging
11 8 (5.19%) OO
11 8 (5.19%) PRINCE2
11 8 (5.19%) SDLC
11 8 (5.19%) TOGAF
12 7 (4.55%) Data Management
12 7 (4.55%) Mentoring
12 7 (4.55%) Migration
12 7 (4.55%) Test Scripting
12 7 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 85 (55.19%) C#
2 51 (33.12%) Java
3 49 (31.82%) SQL
4 29 (18.83%) JavaScript
5 21 (13.64%) Ruby
6 12 (7.79%) C
7 11 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 9 (5.84%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.90%) T-SQL
10 5 (3.25%) VB
11 4 (2.60%) Python
12 3 (1.95%) Perl
12 3 (1.95%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.30%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (16.88%) Security Cleared
2 18 (11.69%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (5.84%) Degree
5 8 (5.19%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (5.19%) MCSE
6 5 (3.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.95%) AWS Certification
7 3 (1.95%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.95%) MCSA
8 1 (0.65%) CISSP
8 1 (0.65%) MCSD
8 1 (0.65%) SANS
8 1 (0.65%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.94%) QA
2 10 (6.49%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (9.74%) Active Directory
2 12 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.90%) VMware Workstation
3 6 (3.90%) Xen
4 3 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.95%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (5.19%) AirWatch
2 6 (3.90%) Puppet
3 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 55 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 33 (21.43%) Sitecore
3 18 (11.69%) Oracle
4 12 (7.79%) VMware
5 9 (5.84%) HP
6 7 (4.55%) Xamarin
7 6 (3.90%) Google
8 4 (2.60%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.65%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.65%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.65%) Spiceworks
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 months initially - long-term contract
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £600 per day 3 Month Rolling Contract
Posted: 6 days ago