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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 87 45 21
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -24
Contract jobs citing C# 37 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.78% 2.13% 5.99%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.97% 6.35% 14.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 6 21
Median daily rate £325 £315 £240
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £350 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.68 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.25 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +13.33%
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
464 189 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 34.81% 33.51% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 127 113
Median daily rate £320 £373 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.09% +40.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £509 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 3 5
Median hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £15.51 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £32.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 June 2016.

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 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C# 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 C#.

1 71 (83.53%) .NET
2 46 (54.12%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (54.12%) JavaScript
3 38 (44.71%) SQL Server
4 36 (42.35%) ASP.NET
5 30 (35.29%) Java
6 26 (30.59%) XML
7 24 (28.24%) Visual Studio
7 24 (28.24%) SQL
7 24 (28.24%) Security Cleared
8 23 (27.06%) HTML
9 22 (25.88%) VB
10 21 (24.71%) CSS
11 20 (23.53%) Relational Database
12 19 (22.35%) SC Cleared
12 19 (22.35%) Web Services
12 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
13 18 (21.18%) Scrum
13 18 (21.18%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (17.65%) Test Scripting
14 15 (17.65%) jQuery
14 15 (17.65%) MVC
14 15 (17.65%) SharePoint
15 14 (16.47%) C
15 14 (16.47%) PowerShell
15 14 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
16 13 (15.29%) Web Development
16 13 (15.29%) Python
16 13 (15.29%) TDD
17 12 (14.12%) SQL Server 2008

C#
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 15 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 10 (11.76%) IIS
3 6 (7.06%) OpenStack
4 3 (3.53%) CMS
4 3 (3.53%) Confluence
5 2 (2.35%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.35%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.35%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.35%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
1 8 (9.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.59%) TCP/IP
2 8 (9.41%) DNS
2 8 (9.41%) Internet
2 8 (9.41%) SSL
3 3 (3.53%) HTTP
4 1 (1.18%) Intranet
4 1 (1.18%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.18%) PBX
4 1 (1.18%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (44.71%) SQL Server
2 20 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 12 (14.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (4.71%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (2.35%) Big Data
8 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 24 (28.24%) Visual Studio
2 18 (21.18%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.06%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.06%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.71%) JIRA
5 3 (3.53%) JUnit
5 3 (3.53%) Maven
6 2 (2.35%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.35%) Selenium
6 2 (2.35%) Subversion
7 1 (1.18%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.18%) JMeter
7 1 (1.18%) LoadRunner
7 1 (1.18%) Mockito
7 1 (1.18%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.18%) RSpec
7 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.18%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (8.24%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Advertising
3 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.35%) Marketing
4 1 (1.18%) Games
4 1 (1.18%) Legal
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (68.24%) Developer
2 23 (27.06%) .NET Developer
3 21 (24.71%) C# Developer
4 14 (16.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Tester
7 7 (8.24%) ASP Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Developer
7 7 (8.24%) SharePoint Engineer
7 7 (8.24%) SQL Developer
8 6 (7.06%) CRM Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Applications Developer
9 5 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Java Engineer
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Xamarin Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (83.53%) .NET
2 36 (42.35%) ASP.NET
3 26 (30.59%) XML
4 23 (27.06%) HTML
5 21 (24.71%) CSS
6 19 (22.35%) Web Services
7 15 (17.65%) jQuery
8 12 (14.12%) HTML5
9 11 (12.94%) ADO.NET
10 8 (9.41%) AngularJS
11 7 (8.24%) .NET Framework
11 7 (8.24%) Ajax
11 7 (8.24%) CSS3
12 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (5.88%) Classic ASP
13 5 (5.88%) Entity Framework
13 5 (5.88%) JSON
13 5 (5.88%) Node.js
14 4 (4.71%) CAML
14 4 (4.71%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.71%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.35%) CESG
3 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.35%) User Experience
3 2 (2.35%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.06%) Linux
2 5 (5.88%) Windows
3 4 (4.71%) Mac OS X
4 3 (3.53%) Unix
5 2 (2.35%) Android
5 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.35%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.12%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (21.18%) Scrum
3 15 (17.65%) MVC
3 15 (17.65%) Test Scripting
4 13 (15.29%) TDD
4 13 (15.29%) Web Development
5 12 (14.12%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (11.76%) BDD
6 10 (11.76%) CRM
7 9 (10.59%) Migration
7 9 (10.59%) Test Automation
8 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (9.41%) Configuration Management
9 7 (8.24%) Open Source
9 7 (8.24%) SDLC
9 7 (8.24%) Web Design
10 6 (7.06%) Data Management
11 5 (5.88%) E-Commerce
11 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Office Automation
11 5 (5.88%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 46 (54.12%) JavaScript
2 30 (35.29%) Java
3 24 (28.24%) SQL
4 22 (25.88%) VB
5 14 (16.47%) C
5 14 (16.47%) PowerShell
6 13 (15.29%) Python
7 11 (12.94%) Ruby
8 10 (11.76%) VB.NET
9 9 (10.59%) Shell Script
10 8 (9.41%) C++
10 8 (9.41%) Perl
11 7 (8.24%) T-SQL
12 4 (4.71%) COBOL
12 4 (4.71%) FQL
12 4 (4.71%) PL/1
12 4 (4.71%) Scala
12 4 (4.71%) VBA
13 3 (3.53%) VB6
14 2 (2.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (28.24%) Security Cleared
2 19 (22.35%) SC Cleared
3 9 (10.59%) MCSD
3 9 (10.59%) MCSE
3 9 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (7.06%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (4.71%) Degree
6 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) WCAG
2 2 (2.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.35%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) WAI
3 1 (1.18%) GPG13
3 1 (1.18%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Ansible
1 2 (2.35%) Kibana
1 2 (2.35%) logstash
1 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.35%) Puppet
1 2 (2.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (22.35%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.88%) Xamarin
3 4 (4.71%) HP
4 3 (3.53%) Oracle
4 3 (3.53%) ServiceNow
5 2 (2.35%) Google
6 1 (1.18%) Sitecore
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