The table below looks at the statistics for C# 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 C# over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 42 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +6
Contract jobs citing C# 17 31 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.67% 8.64% 4.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.24% 18.02% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 6
Average daily rate
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£315 £356 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.57% +9.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £157 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £468 £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
C#
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Programming Languages Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
184 172 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 28.93% 47.91% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 122 22
Average daily rate £388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £246 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £462 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing C# 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 C#.

1 30 (73.17%) .NET
2 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (36.59%) SQL
4 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
4 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET
4 13 (31.71%) MVC
5 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
6 11 (26.83%) Web Services
7 10 (24.39%) Java
7 10 (24.39%) QA
8 9 (21.95%) Selenium
8 9 (21.95%) .NET Framework
8 9 (21.95%) TDD
8 9 (21.95%) Test Scripting
8 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
9 8 (19.51%) Web Testing
9 8 (19.51%) RSpec
9 8 (19.51%) WebDriver
9 8 (19.51%) Scala
9 8 (19.51%) Cucumber
9 8 (19.51%) Automation Testing
9 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
9 8 (19.51%) Scrum
9 8 (19.51%) Python
9 8 (19.51%) CRM
9 8 (19.51%) Automated Testing
9 8 (19.51%) Ruby
9 8 (19.51%) JUnit
10 6 (14.63%) HTML

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing C# 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 C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.44%) IIS
1 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.44%) CMS
1 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Selenium
2 8 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (19.51%) RSpec
2 8 (19.51%) WebDriver
2 8 (19.51%) Cucumber
2 8 (19.51%) Jenkins
2 8 (19.51%) JUnit
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (9.76%) Games
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Back Office
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (70.73%) Developer
2 20 (48.78%) .NET Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Test Engineer
3 8 (19.51%) Automation Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Applications Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Applications Support
6 3 (7.32%) .NET Applications Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Programmer
8 1 (2.44%) C++ Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Tester
8 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (73.17%) .NET
2 13 (31.71%) ASP.NET
3 11 (26.83%) Web Services
4 9 (21.95%) .NET Framework
5 6 (14.63%) HTML
5 6 (14.63%) jQuery
5 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (12.20%) Entity Framework
6 5 (12.20%) WCF
7 4 (9.76%) SOAP
7 4 (9.76%) HTML5
7 4 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (7.32%) WPF
8 3 (7.32%) RESTful
8 3 (7.32%) XML
8 3 (7.32%) CSS
9 2 (4.88%) XSLT
9 2 (4.88%) JSON
9 2 (4.88%) Highcharts JS
9 2 (4.88%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) User Experience
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Android
2 2 (4.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) MVC
3 9 (21.95%) TDD
3 9 (21.95%) Test Scripting
3 9 (21.95%) Test Automation
4 8 (19.51%) Web Testing
4 8 (19.51%) Automation Testing
4 8 (19.51%) Automated Testing
4 8 (19.51%) Scrum
4 8 (19.51%) CRM
5 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.20%) Web Development
6 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
6 4 (9.76%) User Stories
7 3 (7.32%) Analytics
8 2 (4.88%) Web Design
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.88%) OOD
8 2 (4.88%) ITIL
8 2 (4.88%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) SQL
2 13 (31.71%) JavaScript
3 10 (24.39%) Java
4 8 (19.51%) Python
4 8 (19.51%) Ruby
4 8 (19.51%) Scala
5 3 (7.32%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.44%) VB
6 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) Progress
4 1 (2.44%) Siemens
4 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.44%) Sitecore
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