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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 18 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET 28 7 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.51% 4.32% 9.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.56% 23.33% 41.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 20
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £321 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £87.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.20%
.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
114 30 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 30.56% 18.52% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 19 40
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £57.50 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+422.72% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.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 1 September 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 1 September 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 33 (55.93%) ASP.NET
2 31 (52.54%) C#
3 30 (50.85%) Microsoft
4 29 (49.15%) SQL Server
5 22 (37.29%) SQL
6 21 (35.59%) Windows
7 20 (33.90%) HTML
8 19 (32.20%) JavaScript
9 18 (30.51%) SharePoint
10 17 (28.81%) CSS
11 16 (27.12%) Web Services
12 15 (25.42%) ITIL
13 12 (20.34%) XML
13 12 (20.34%) VB.NET
13 12 (20.34%) Security Cleared
14 11 (18.64%) HTML5
14 11 (18.64%) CSS3
14 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
14 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
15 10 (16.95%) MS Office
15 10 (16.95%) Oracle
15 10 (16.95%) Configuration Management
15 10 (16.95%) REST
16 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (15.25%) Change Management
17 8 (13.56%) jQuery
17 8 (13.56%) WCF
17 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
17 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 18 (30.51%) SharePoint
2 7 (11.86%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (11.86%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.39%) IIS
3 2 (3.39%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.69%) Apache
4 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.69%) CMS
4 1 (1.69%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.95%) MS Office
3 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.69%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Intranet
2 1 (1.69%) Extranet
2 1 (1.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (49.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (15.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (13.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (11.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (8.47%) RDBMS
7 5 (8.47%) Relational Database
8 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.08%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (5.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.69%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
3 1 (1.69%) Front Office
3 1 (1.69%) Back Office
3 1 (1.69%) Law
3 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (50.85%) Developer
2 11 (18.64%) Applications Support
3 9 (15.25%) Analyst
4 8 (13.56%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Web Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Programmer
5 5 (8.47%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
6 4 (6.78%) Support Specialist
6 4 (6.78%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (6.78%) Team Leader
6 4 (6.78%) Development Team Leader
6 4 (6.78%) Applications Support Specialist
6 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (3.39%) .NET Team Leader
7 2 (3.39%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (55.93%) ASP.NET
2 20 (33.90%) HTML
3 17 (28.81%) CSS
4 16 (27.12%) Web Services
5 12 (20.34%) XML
6 11 (18.64%) HTML5
6 11 (18.64%) CSS3
7 10 (16.95%) REST
8 8 (13.56%) WCF
8 8 (13.56%) jQuery
9 6 (10.17%) WF
9 6 (10.17%) AppFabric
10 5 (8.47%) WinForms
11 4 (6.78%) MDX
12 3 (5.08%) .NET Framework
12 3 (5.08%) SOAP
12 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 1 (1.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.08%) NHS
3 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (35.59%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) HPUX
2 4 (6.78%) UNIX
3 3 (5.08%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.42%) ITIL
2 10 (16.95%) Configuration Management
3 9 (15.25%) Change Management
4 7 (11.86%) Service Delivery
4 7 (11.86%) Unit Testing
5 6 (10.17%) Data Management
5 6 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (10.17%) CRM
6 5 (8.47%) Web Design
6 5 (8.47%) Integration Testing
6 5 (8.47%) Test Scripting
7 4 (6.78%) MVC
8 3 (5.08%) Service Management
8 3 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.39%) Content Management
9 2 (3.39%) Project Management
10 1 (1.69%) B2B
10 1 (1.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 31 (52.54%) C#
2 22 (37.29%) SQL
3 19 (32.20%) JavaScript
4 12 (20.34%) VB.NET
5 7 (11.86%) VB
5 7 (11.86%) Java
6 6 (10.17%) VBScript
6 6 (10.17%) VBA
7 3 (5.08%) MUMPS
8 2 (3.39%) C
9 1 (1.69%) C++
9 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.69%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.69%) Ruby
9 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) Security Cleared
2 10 (16.95%) SC Cleared
3 6 (10.17%) Degree
4 2 (3.39%) ISEB
4 2 (3.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) ISO 9000
1 3 (5.08%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 30 (50.85%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.95%) Oracle
3 3 (5.08%) InterSystems
4 2 (3.39%) Lotus
5 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.69%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.69%) HP
5 1 (1.69%) Informatica
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