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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 23 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing C# 30 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.96% 1.09% 5.41%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.38% 3.03% 13.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 1 6
Average daily rate
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£331 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £325 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -
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
195 66 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 38.77% 36.07% 39.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 35 41
Average daily rate £390 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.81% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £185 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £505 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

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#
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram 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 19 December 2014, 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 49 (55.06%) Java
2 48 (53.93%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (49.44%) Scala
4 40 (44.94%) Ruby
5 39 (43.82%) Python
6 38 (42.70%) .NET
7 34 (38.20%) HTML
8 32 (35.96%) CSS
9 31 (34.83%) SQL Server
10 28 (31.46%) ASP.NET
11 26 (29.21%) Windows
11 26 (29.21%) RESTful
12 25 (28.09%) SQL
13 24 (26.97%) Web Services
13 24 (26.97%) Web Design
14 23 (25.84%) Ajax
15 22 (24.72%) Microsoft
15 22 (24.72%) HTML5
15 22 (24.72%) REST
15 22 (24.72%) CSS3
16 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
17 20 (22.47%) JSON
18 19 (21.35%) Automated Testing
18 19 (21.35%) UNIX
19 17 (19.10%) SQL Server 2008
20 16 (17.98%) Scrum
20 16 (17.98%) Web Development
20 16 (17.98%) VB.NET
21 15 (16.85%) Linux
21 15 (16.85%) N-Tier

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.62%) MQSeries
3 3 (3.37%) Confluence
4 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.12%) Node.js
5 1 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.12%) Apache
5 1 (1.12%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (16.85%) MS Excel
2 14 (15.73%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.61%) HTTP
2 1 (1.12%) Intranet
2 1 (1.12%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (34.83%) SQL Server
2 17 (19.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (16.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (16.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (14.61%) Relational Database
5 10 (11.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 10 (11.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (5.62%) DB2
7 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (16.85%) Subversion
1 15 (16.85%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.24%) JUnit
3 6 (6.74%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.62%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (3.37%) JIRA
7 2 (2.25%) Selenium
7 2 (2.25%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.25%) RSpec
7 2 (2.25%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (2.25%) Finance
2 1 (1.12%) Legal
2 1 (1.12%) Games
2 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.12%) Front Office
2 1 (1.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 70 (78.65%) Developer
2 18 (20.22%) Senior Developer
3 12 (13.48%) .NET Developer
4 9 (10.11%) Scala Developer
5 8 (8.99%) Applications Support
6 5 (5.62%) Lead Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Applications Specialist
7 4 (4.49%) C# Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Support Specialist
7 4 (4.49%) Applications Support Specialist
8 3 (3.37%) WinForms Developer
8 3 (3.37%) SQL Developer
9 2 (2.25%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.25%) Test Specialist
9 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (2.25%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (2.25%) Automation Specialist
9 2 (2.25%) Test Automation Specialist
10 1 (1.12%) Agile Coach
10 1 (1.12%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (42.70%) .NET
2 34 (38.20%) HTML
3 32 (35.96%) CSS
4 28 (31.46%) ASP.NET
5 26 (29.21%) RESTful
6 24 (26.97%) Web Services
7 23 (25.84%) Ajax
8 22 (24.72%) HTML5
8 22 (24.72%) REST
8 22 (24.72%) CSS3
9 20 (22.47%) JSON
10 10 (11.24%) MDX
10 10 (11.24%) WCF
11 9 (10.11%) Play Framework
11 9 (10.11%) XML
12 6 (6.74%) WF
12 6 (6.74%) jQuery
12 6 (6.74%) AppFabric
13 5 (5.62%) JMS
13 5 (5.62%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.85%) N-Tier
2 10 (11.24%) Visualisation
3 5 (5.62%) Open Source
4 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.12%) User Experience
5 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.12%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 26 (29.21%) Windows
2 19 (21.35%) UNIX
3 15 (16.85%) Linux
4 13 (14.61%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (53.93%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.97%) Web Design
3 19 (21.35%) Automated Testing
4 16 (17.98%) Scrum
4 16 (17.98%) Web Development
5 15 (16.85%) Service Delivery
6 14 (15.73%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (15.73%) Data Management
6 14 (15.73%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (13.48%) Mentoring
7 12 (13.48%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (12.36%) Configuration Management
9 10 (11.24%) Line Management
10 9 (10.11%) MVC
11 8 (8.99%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (7.87%) ITIL
13 6 (6.74%) SOA
13 6 (6.74%) Software Architecture
14 5 (5.62%) Change Management
15 4 (4.49%) OO
Programming Languages
1 49 (55.06%) Java
2 44 (49.44%) Scala
3 40 (44.94%) Ruby
4 39 (43.82%) Python
5 25 (28.09%) SQL
6 21 (23.60%) JavaScript
7 16 (17.98%) VB.NET
8 14 (15.73%) VBA
8 14 (15.73%) VBScript
9 12 (13.48%) VB
10 7 (7.87%) C++
11 3 (3.37%) C
12 2 (2.25%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (14.61%) SC Cleared
1 13 (14.61%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 22 (24.72%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.87%) Oracle
3 3 (3.37%) Google
4 2 (2.25%) HP