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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 24 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs citing .NET 57 79 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 8.66% 12.25% 9.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.26% 33.91% 33.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 55 25
Median daily rate £350 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £305 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%

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
235 233 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 35.71% 36.12% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 155 63
Median daily rate £350 £376 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.91% +15.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £530 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 £14.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +27.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

.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 28 February 2017.

.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 28 February 2017, 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.

1 104 (62.65%) C#
2 87 (52.41%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (50.60%) ASP.NET
4 66 (39.76%) MVC
4 66 (39.76%) TDD
5 64 (38.55%) Microsoft
6 54 (32.53%) Java
7 48 (28.92%) Sitecore
8 43 (25.90%) BDD
8 43 (25.90%) JavaScript
8 43 (25.90%) SQL
9 42 (25.30%) SQL Server
10 40 (24.10%) DevOps
11 36 (21.69%) Scrum
12 31 (18.67%) Ruby
13 30 (18.07%) XML
13 30 (18.07%) Windows
14 28 (16.87%) ASP.NET MVC
15 27 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (16.27%) Linux
16 26 (15.66%) HTML
17 24 (14.46%) Finance
17 24 (14.46%) Security Cleared
18 22 (13.25%) Cucumber
19 21 (12.65%) CSS
20 19 (11.45%) Open Source
20 19 (11.45%) QA
20 19 (11.45%) Unit Testing
21 18 (10.84%) Spring MVC
21 18 (10.84%) Spring

.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 16 (9.64%) IIS
2 12 (7.23%) CMS
2 12 (7.23%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (5.42%) SAS
4 5 (3.01%) Apache
4 5 (3.01%) Jetty
4 5 (3.01%) Mongrel
4 5 (3.01%) nginx
4 5 (3.01%) OpenROAD
4 5 (3.01%) OpenStack
4 5 (3.01%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.01%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.41%) SharePoint
5 4 (2.41%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.81%) GeoServer
6 3 (1.81%) NServiceBus
6 3 (1.81%) Tuxedo
7 2 (1.20%) Confluence
7 2 (1.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 18 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.01%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (3.01%) Google App Engine
2 5 (3.01%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.41%) IaaS
3 4 (2.41%) PaaS
3 4 (2.41%) SaaS
4 2 (1.20%) HP Helion
4 2 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.01%) DHCP
1 5 (3.01%) DNS
1 5 (3.01%) FTP
1 5 (3.01%) HTTP
1 5 (3.01%) IPsec
1 5 (3.01%) SSL
1 5 (3.01%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (25.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (4.22%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.81%) GIS
4 3 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (1.20%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (0.60%) MS Access
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (13.25%) Cucumber
2 17 (10.24%) Git (software)
2 17 (10.24%) Selenium
3 16 (9.64%) Visual Studio
4 15 (9.04%) HP UFT
5 13 (7.83%) Sahi
5 13 (7.83%) WATIR
6 9 (5.42%) Jenkins
7 5 (3.01%) Travis CI
8 4 (2.41%) LoadRunner
9 3 (1.81%) MSI
9 3 (1.81%) NMock
9 3 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.81%) WiX
10 2 (1.20%) JIRA
10 2 (1.20%) JMeter
10 2 (1.20%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.60%) MSTest
11 1 (0.60%) SpecFlow
General
1 24 (14.46%) Finance
2 6 (3.61%) Advertising
3 4 (2.41%) Back Office
4 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.60%) Retail
4 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 118 (71.08%) Developer
2 52 (31.33%) .NET Developer
3 42 (25.30%) Sitecore Developer
4 28 (16.87%) C# Developer
5 17 (10.24%) Java Developer
6 16 (9.64%) C# .NET Developer
7 14 (8.43%) Software Developer
8 12 (7.23%) Scala Developer
9 11 (6.63%) Java Scala Developer
10 10 (6.02%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (5.42%) Architect
11 9 (5.42%) QA Engineer
11 9 (5.42%) Senior Developer
12 8 (4.82%) C# Software Developer
12 8 (4.82%) Support Engineer
13 7 (4.22%) Ruby Developer
13 7 (4.22%) Senior .NET Developer
14 6 (3.61%) Microsoft Developer
14 6 (3.61%) SQL Developer
14 6 (3.61%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (50.60%) ASP.NET
2 30 (18.07%) XML
3 28 (16.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (15.66%) HTML
5 21 (12.65%) CSS
6 18 (10.84%) Spring
6 18 (10.84%) Spring MVC
6 18 (10.84%) Web Services
7 17 (10.24%) .NET Framework
8 16 (9.64%) Play Framework
8 16 (9.64%) Ruby on Rails
9 11 (6.63%) jQuery
10 8 (4.82%) AngularJS
11 7 (4.22%) Entity Framework
12 6 (3.61%) HTML5
13 5 (3.01%) Ajax
13 5 (3.01%) CSS3
13 5 (3.01%) J2EE
13 5 (3.01%) Servlets
13 5 (3.01%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.02%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (4.82%) Computer Science
2 8 (4.82%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.01%) NHS
4 4 (2.41%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.81%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.20%) Clustering
6 2 (1.20%) PKI
6 2 (1.20%) Replication
7 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.60%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.07%) Windows
2 27 (16.27%) Linux
3 13 (7.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (6.63%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.82%) Android
5 8 (4.82%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.82%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.22%) Windows XP
7 6 (3.61%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.81%) Unix
9 2 (1.20%) AIX
9 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.20%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.60%) Solaris
10 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (52.41%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (39.76%) MVC
2 66 (39.76%) TDD
3 43 (25.90%) BDD
4 40 (24.10%) DevOps
5 36 (21.69%) Scrum
6 27 (16.27%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (11.45%) Open Source
7 19 (11.45%) Unit Testing
8 14 (8.43%) Automated Testing
8 14 (8.43%) Microservices
8 14 (8.43%) OO
8 14 (8.43%) Test Automation
9 11 (6.63%) SOLID
10 10 (6.02%) ITIL
10 10 (6.02%) SDLC
11 9 (5.42%) Mentoring
11 9 (5.42%) Software Engineering
12 8 (4.82%) Application Packaging
12 8 (4.82%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 104 (62.65%) C#
2 54 (32.53%) Java
3 43 (25.90%) JavaScript
3 43 (25.90%) SQL
4 31 (18.67%) Ruby
5 16 (9.64%) Scala
6 13 (7.83%) PowerShell
7 12 (7.23%) C
8 7 (4.22%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.61%) VB
9 6 (3.61%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.41%) Python
11 3 (1.81%) Perl
11 3 (1.81%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.60%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (14.46%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.24%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.82%) Degree
5 7 (4.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (4.22%) MCSE
6 5 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.81%) MCSA
8 1 (0.60%) CISSP
8 1 (0.60%) SANS
8 1 (0.60%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.45%) QA
2 8 (4.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.60%) PMO
3 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (9.04%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.01%) VMware Workstation
3 5 (3.01%) Xen
4 3 (1.81%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.81%) vSphere
5 1 (0.60%) Docker
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (4.82%) AirWatch
2 5 (3.01%) Puppet
Vendors
1 64 (38.55%) Microsoft
2 48 (28.92%) Sitecore
3 16 (9.64%) Oracle
4 10 (6.02%) VMware
5 8 (4.82%) HP
6 6 (3.61%) Google
6 6 (3.61%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.60%) Apple
7 1 (0.60%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.60%) SOASTA, Inc
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