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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 27 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET 37 3 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.48% 2.19% 7.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.54% 9.09% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 2 16
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £87.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.07%
.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
211 33 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.95% 24.09% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 19 39
Average daily rate £375 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

.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 23 October 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 23 October 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 34 (62.96%) ASP.NET
2 30 (55.56%) C#
3 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
4 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 21 (38.89%) SQL
6 20 (37.04%) Windows
7 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 17 (31.48%) Web Services
9 16 (29.63%) HTML
10 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (25.93%) CSS
12 12 (22.22%) ITIL
12 12 (22.22%) SharePoint
12 12 (22.22%) VB.NET
13 11 (20.37%) MS Office
13 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
13 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (20.37%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
14 10 (18.52%) REST
14 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
14 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
15 9 (16.67%) VBA
15 9 (16.67%) VBScript
15 9 (16.67%) XML
15 9 (16.67%) N-Tier
15 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (16.67%) Data Management
15 9 (16.67%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 12 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.81%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.70%) IIS
3 2 (3.70%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.85%) Apache
4 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.85%) CMS
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Office
1 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Intranet
2 1 (1.85%) Extranet
2 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (20.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (18.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.85%) Front Office
3 1 (1.85%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (20.37%) Applications Support
3 9 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 8 (14.81%) .NET Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Support Specialist
5 4 (7.41%) Applications Support Specialist
5 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 3 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 3 (5.56%) CRM Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 3 (5.56%) Programmer
7 2 (3.70%) Manual Tester
7 2 (3.70%) Tester
8 1 (1.85%) Junior
8 1 (1.85%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (62.96%) ASP.NET
2 17 (31.48%) Web Services
3 16 (29.63%) HTML
4 14 (25.93%) CSS
5 10 (18.52%) REST
6 9 (16.67%) CSS3
6 9 (16.67%) XML
6 9 (16.67%) HTML5
6 9 (16.67%) WCF
7 6 (11.11%) WF
7 6 (11.11%) jQuery
7 6 (11.11%) AppFabric
8 5 (9.26%) MDX
9 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
10 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (3.70%) SOAP
11 2 (3.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (1.85%) JGroups
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (37.04%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) HPUX
2 4 (7.41%) UNIX
3 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (22.22%) ITIL
3 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
4 9 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (16.67%) Data Management
5 7 (12.96%) Unit Testing
5 7 (12.96%) Configuration Management
5 7 (12.96%) Change Management
5 7 (12.96%) Web Design
6 6 (11.11%) MVC
7 5 (9.26%) CRM
8 3 (5.56%) Service Management
9 2 (3.70%) Integration Testing
9 2 (3.70%) Test Scripting
9 2 (3.70%) Software Testing
10 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.85%) Content Management
10 1 (1.85%) TDD
10 1 (1.85%) Workflow
10 1 (1.85%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 30 (55.56%) C#
2 21 (38.89%) SQL
3 18 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 12 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 9 (16.67%) VBA
5 9 (16.67%) VBScript
6 8 (14.81%) VB
7 4 (7.41%) Java
8 2 (3.70%) C
9 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.70%) ISEB
3 2 (3.70%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 24 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) Lotus
4 1 (1.85%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.85%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.85%) HP
4 1 (1.85%) Informatica
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