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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET 87 25 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.93% 7.69% 14.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.67% 27.17% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 21 35
Average daily rate £376 £300 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.16% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £245 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -5.14%
.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
225 92 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 33.43% 28.31% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 69 59
Average daily rate £375 £348 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +39.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.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 14 February 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 14 February 2016, 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.

1 102 (60.00%) C#
2 81 (47.65%) Java
3 79 (46.47%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (45.88%) JavaScript
5 70 (41.18%) ASP.NET
6 68 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 68 (40.00%) Linux
7 60 (35.29%) HTML
8 57 (33.53%) Microsoft
9 56 (32.94%) CSS
10 44 (25.88%) FTP
11 39 (22.94%) VB
12 35 (20.59%) IIS
13 33 (19.41%) Apache
13 33 (19.41%) SSL
13 33 (19.41%) WebSphere
13 33 (19.41%) jQuery
14 32 (18.82%) MVC
15 31 (18.24%) Configuration Management
16 30 (17.65%) Unix
16 30 (17.65%) HTTP
16 30 (17.65%) Security Cleared
16 30 (17.65%) Jenkins
17 29 (17.06%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (17.06%) .NET Framework
17 29 (17.06%) Oracle
18 28 (16.47%) SQL
18 28 (16.47%) J2EE
18 28 (16.47%) C++
18 28 (16.47%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 35 (20.59%) IIS
2 33 (19.41%) Apache
2 33 (19.41%) WebSphere
3 26 (15.29%) Jetty
3 26 (15.29%) nginx
3 26 (15.29%) Tomcat
4 16 (9.41%) CMS
4 16 (9.41%) Node.js
5 11 (6.47%) Oracle 10gAS
5 11 (6.47%) Oracle Application Server
5 11 (6.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 11 (6.47%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (5.88%) PowerExchange
7 7 (4.12%) Drupal
8 6 (3.53%) CICS
8 6 (3.53%) Oracle Spatial
9 4 (2.35%) Confluence
9 4 (2.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (12.94%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.59%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (10.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.24%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (7.65%) Amazon EC2
3 13 (7.65%) Google App Engine
3 13 (7.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (3.53%) GitHub
4 6 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (25.88%) FTP
2 33 (19.41%) SSL
3 30 (17.65%) HTTP
4 28 (16.47%) TCP/IP
5 24 (14.12%) DHCP
5 24 (14.12%) DNS
5 24 (14.12%) IPsec
6 18 (10.59%) Internet
7 14 (8.24%) 3G
7 14 (8.24%) 4G
7 14 (8.24%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (7.06%) SSH
9 6 (3.53%) WinSCP
10 5 (2.94%) Intranet
11 4 (2.35%) SNMP
12 2 (1.18%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (9.41%) Relational Database
4 13 (7.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (7.06%) BusinessObjects
5 12 (7.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (6.47%) PowerCenter
7 10 (5.88%) Oracle Database
8 8 (4.71%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (3.53%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 6 (3.53%) DB2
9 6 (3.53%) Easytrieve
9 6 (3.53%) MS Access
10 5 (2.94%) Data Mining
10 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (2.94%) MongoDB
10 5 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (2.35%) NoSQL
11 4 (2.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 25 (14.71%) Visual Studio
3 11 (6.47%) Log4j
3 11 (6.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.71%) GitLab
5 6 (3.53%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.35%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.35%) HP UFT
6 4 (2.35%) JIRA
6 4 (2.35%) JMeter
6 4 (2.35%) LoadRunner
6 4 (2.35%) Selenium
7 1 (0.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.59%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.59%) Subversion
7 1 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (10.00%) Finance
2 6 (3.53%) Banking
3 3 (1.76%) Advertising
4 2 (1.18%) German Language
5 1 (0.59%) Law
5 1 (0.59%) Legal
5 1 (0.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 125 (73.53%) Developer
2 48 (28.24%) .NET Developer
3 33 (19.41%) C# Developer
4 28 (16.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (12.94%) Senior Developer
6 14 (8.24%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (7.65%) Microsoft Developer
8 12 (7.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (7.06%) CRM Developer
9 11 (6.47%) VB Developer
10 10 (5.88%) Applications Developer
10 10 (5.88%) Digital Developer
10 10 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 10 (5.88%) Java Developer
10 10 (5.88%) SQL Developer
11 9 (5.29%) VB.NET Developer
11 9 (5.29%) VB6 Developer
12 8 (4.71%) Software Developer
13 7 (4.12%) Architect
13 7 (4.12%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (41.18%) ASP.NET
2 60 (35.29%) HTML
3 56 (32.94%) CSS
4 33 (19.41%) jQuery
5 29 (17.06%) .NET Framework
6 28 (16.47%) J2EE
7 26 (15.29%) HTML5
8 25 (14.71%) Servlets
9 21 (12.35%) Web Services
9 21 (12.35%) XML
10 19 (11.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 14 (8.24%) RSS
12 13 (7.65%) ADO.NET
12 13 (7.65%) XHTML
13 12 (7.06%) Entity Framework
14 11 (6.47%) AngularJS
14 11 (6.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (4.12%) Drush
16 6 (3.53%) ISPF
16 6 (3.53%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.94%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.82%) Social Media
3 7 (4.12%) N-Tier
4 6 (3.53%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (3.53%) Mainframe
4 6 (3.53%) VSAM
5 4 (2.35%) PKI
6 2 (1.18%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.18%) CESG
6 2 (1.18%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.18%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.18%) User Experience
6 2 (1.18%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 68 (40.00%) Linux
2 30 (17.65%) Unix
3 27 (15.88%) Windows
4 14 (8.24%) Mac OS
5 12 (7.06%) Mac OS X
6 11 (6.47%) AIX
6 11 (6.47%) Solaris
7 7 (4.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (4.12%) Windows Server
8 6 (3.53%) MVS
9 2 (1.18%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (46.47%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (18.82%) MVC
3 31 (18.24%) Configuration Management
4 29 (17.06%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (14.12%) CRM
6 20 (11.76%) TDD
6 20 (11.76%) Web Design
7 18 (10.59%) Web Operations
8 17 (10.00%) Automated Testing
8 17 (10.00%) Open Source
8 17 (10.00%) SDLC
9 15 (8.82%) Content Management
9 15 (8.82%) DevOps
10 14 (8.24%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (8.24%) Scrum
10 14 (8.24%) SEO
10 14 (8.24%) Test Automation
10 14 (8.24%) Unit Testing
11 11 (6.47%) Test Scripting
12 10 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 102 (60.00%) C#
2 81 (47.65%) Java
3 78 (45.88%) JavaScript
4 39 (22.94%) VB
5 28 (16.47%) C++
5 28 (16.47%) Python
5 28 (16.47%) SQL
6 20 (11.76%) Ruby
7 19 (11.18%) VB.NET
8 15 (8.82%) ActionScript
8 15 (8.82%) PHP
9 13 (7.65%) C
9 13 (7.65%) VBA
10 11 (6.47%) VB6
11 10 (5.88%) COBOL
11 10 (5.88%) Perl
11 10 (5.88%) TypeScript
12 6 (3.53%) Assembly Language
12 6 (3.53%) JCL
12 6 (3.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.29%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.76%) Degree
5 2 (1.18%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.18%) QA
3 1 (0.59%) GPG13
3 1 (0.59%) HL7
3 1 (0.59%) WAI
3 1 (0.59%) WCAG
System Software
1 25 (14.71%) Xen
2 24 (14.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.53%) Oracle RAC
3 6 (3.53%) Time Sharing Option
4 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.76%) StatsD
3 1 (0.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (33.53%) Microsoft
2 29 (17.06%) Oracle
3 25 (14.71%) VMware
4 13 (7.65%) Google
5 12 (7.06%) Informatica
6 11 (6.47%) Axway
6 11 (6.47%) Genesys
7 8 (4.71%) HP
8 7 (4.12%) Red Hat
8 7 (4.12%) SAP
9 6 (3.53%) CA
9 6 (3.53%) IBM
9 6 (3.53%) Micro Focus
9 6 (3.53%) Siebel
9 6 (3.53%) Sun
10 3 (1.76%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.18%) Apigee
11 2 (1.18%) Mashery
11 2 (1.18%) Tableau
11 2 (1.18%) Teradata
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