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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 22 11 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Contract jobs citing .NET 76 75 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.76% 12.08% 4.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.48% 38.07% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 53 16
Median daily rate £378 £400 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.62% +20.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £325 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.35 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-9.31% +27.23%

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
234 197 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 30.04% 31.72% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 124 78
Median daily rate £375 £385 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

.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 17 January 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 17 January 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 88 (56.41%) C#
2 75 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (42.95%) ASP.NET
4 60 (38.46%) Microsoft
4 60 (38.46%) TDD
5 54 (34.62%) Java
6 50 (32.05%) MVC
7 49 (31.41%) BDD
8 43 (27.56%) SQL
9 42 (26.92%) SQL Server
10 40 (25.64%) Sitecore
11 34 (21.79%) XML
12 33 (21.15%) JavaScript
13 32 (20.51%) Scrum
13 32 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
14 31 (19.87%) DevOps
15 28 (17.95%) Ruby
16 27 (17.31%) Windows
17 25 (16.03%) Security Cleared
17 25 (16.03%) Open Source
18 24 (15.38%) QA
18 24 (15.38%) Finance
18 24 (15.38%) Web Services
18 24 (15.38%) HTML
19 22 (14.10%) Selenium
20 21 (13.46%) HP UFT
21 20 (12.82%) Test Automation
21 20 (12.82%) Cucumber
22 19 (12.18%) Sahi
22 19 (12.18%) 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 17 (10.90%) IIS
2 12 (7.69%) CMS
2 12 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (5.77%) SAS
4 6 (3.85%) Apache
4 6 (3.85%) Jetty
4 6 (3.85%) Mongrel
4 6 (3.85%) nginx
4 6 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.85%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.21%) OpenROAD
5 5 (3.21%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.56%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.92%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.92%) Tuxedo
8 2 (1.28%) Confluence
8 2 (1.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.28%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (3.85%) Google App Engine
1 6 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
1 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.56%) IaaS
2 4 (2.56%) PaaS
2 4 (2.56%) SaaS
3 2 (1.28%) HP Helion
3 2 (1.28%) Office 365
4 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.85%) DHCP
1 6 (3.85%) DNS
1 6 (3.85%) FTP
1 6 (3.85%) HTTP
1 6 (3.85%) IPsec
1 6 (3.85%) SSL
1 6 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.28%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.28%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 2 (1.28%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (14.10%) Selenium
2 21 (13.46%) HP UFT
3 20 (12.82%) Cucumber
4 19 (12.18%) Sahi
4 19 (12.18%) WATIR
5 16 (10.26%) Visual Studio
6 10 (6.41%) Jenkins
7 7 (4.49%) Git (software)
8 6 (3.85%) Travis CI
9 4 (2.56%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.92%) MSI
10 3 (1.92%) NMock
10 3 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.92%) WiX
11 2 (1.28%) JIRA
11 2 (1.28%) JMeter
12 1 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.64%) MSTest
12 1 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.64%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (15.38%) Finance
2 6 (3.85%) Advertising
2 6 (3.85%) Retail
3 5 (3.21%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.56%) Back Office
5 2 (1.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 103 (66.03%) Developer
2 50 (32.05%) .NET Developer
3 35 (22.44%) Sitecore Developer
4 25 (16.03%) C# Developer
5 17 (10.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (7.69%) Software Developer
7 11 (7.05%) Java Developer
7 11 (7.05%) QA Engineer
8 10 (6.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (5.77%) Architect
9 9 (5.77%) Scala Developer
9 9 (5.77%) Senior Developer
10 8 (5.13%) Java Scala Developer
10 8 (5.13%) Support Engineer
11 7 (4.49%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (4.49%) Xamarin Developer
12 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
12 6 (3.85%) QA Tester
12 6 (3.85%) SQL Developer
12 6 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (42.95%) ASP.NET
2 34 (21.79%) XML
3 24 (15.38%) HTML
3 24 (15.38%) Web Services
4 18 (11.54%) CSS
5 15 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (8.97%) .NET Framework
7 11 (7.05%) jQuery
8 7 (4.49%) AngularJS
8 7 (4.49%) Play Framework
8 7 (4.49%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (4.49%) Spring
8 7 (4.49%) Spring MVC
9 6 (3.85%) J2EE
9 6 (3.85%) Servlets
10 5 (3.21%) HTML5
10 5 (3.21%) WCF
11 4 (2.56%) CSS3
11 4 (2.56%) Entity Framework
12 3 (1.92%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.13%) Computer Science
1 8 (5.13%) Mobile App
2 7 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.21%) NHS
4 4 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.28%) Clustering
5 2 (1.28%) PKI
5 2 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (17.31%) Windows
2 18 (11.54%) Linux
3 13 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (7.05%) Windows Server
5 8 (5.13%) Android
5 8 (5.13%) Apple iOS
5 8 (5.13%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (4.49%) Windows XP
7 5 (3.21%) Windows 7
8 3 (1.92%) Unix
9 2 (1.28%) AIX
9 2 (1.28%) Mac OS X
9 2 (1.28%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (48.08%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (38.46%) TDD
3 50 (32.05%) MVC
4 49 (31.41%) BDD
5 32 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
5 32 (20.51%) Scrum
6 31 (19.87%) DevOps
7 25 (16.03%) Open Source
8 20 (12.82%) Test Automation
9 12 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 10 (6.41%) ITIL
10 10 (6.41%) OO
11 9 (5.77%) SDLC
12 8 (5.13%) Application Packaging
12 8 (5.13%) Automated Testing
12 8 (5.13%) Mentoring
12 8 (5.13%) PRINCE2
12 8 (5.13%) SOLID
12 8 (5.13%) TOGAF
13 7 (4.49%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 88 (56.41%) C#
2 54 (34.62%) Java
3 43 (27.56%) SQL
4 33 (21.15%) JavaScript
5 28 (17.95%) Ruby
6 12 (7.69%) C
7 10 (6.41%) PowerShell
8 7 (4.49%) Scala
9 6 (3.85%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.85%) VB
9 6 (3.85%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.56%) Python
11 3 (1.92%) Perl
11 3 (1.92%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.28%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.64%) C++
13 1 (0.64%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (16.03%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.90%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (5.13%) Degree
5 7 (4.49%) MCSE
6 5 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.92%) MCSA
8 1 (0.64%) CISSP
8 1 (0.64%) SANS
8 1 (0.64%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (15.38%) QA
2 10 (6.41%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (8.97%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.85%) Xen
4 5 (3.21%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.92%) vSphere
6 1 (0.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (5.13%) AirWatch
2 6 (3.85%) Puppet
3 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 60 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 40 (25.64%) Sitecore
3 14 (8.97%) Oracle
4 11 (7.05%) VMware
5 8 (5.13%) HP
6 7 (4.49%) Xamarin
7 6 (3.85%) Google
8 2 (1.28%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.64%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.64%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.64%) SOASTA, Inc
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