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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 26 21 10
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing C# 28 43 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.00% 8.74% 11.17%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.93% 20.09% 42.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 38 13
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£280 £238 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.89% -32.14%
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 £37.00 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
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
201 214 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 43.04% 43.50% 26.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 150 31
Average daily rate £325 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £421 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 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 40 (81.63%) .NET
2 26 (53.06%) SQL
3 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET
4 21 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (38.78%) SQL Server
6 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
7 17 (34.69%) Web Services
8 14 (28.57%) CRM
8 14 (28.57%) HTML
9 12 (24.49%) CSS
9 12 (24.49%) MVC
9 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (20.41%) jQuery
11 9 (18.37%) Dynamics CRM
11 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
12 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
12 8 (16.33%) Web Design
13 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
13 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
13 7 (14.29%) Ajax
13 7 (14.29%) HTML5
14 6 (12.24%) CSS3
14 6 (12.24%) Ruby
14 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (12.24%) Web Development
14 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
14 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (12.24%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.12%) Confluence
3 2 (4.08%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.08%) CMS
3 2 (4.08%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.04%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (2.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.20%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (10.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (12.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.16%) Subversion
3 3 (6.12%) JIRA
3 3 (6.12%) JUnit
3 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.04%) Finance
1 1 (2.04%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (83.67%) Developer
2 26 (53.06%) .NET Developer
3 6 (12.24%) C# Developer
3 6 (12.24%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Applications Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
5 3 (6.12%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Scala Developer
6 2 (4.08%) CRM Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Lead Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Consultant
7 1 (2.04%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.04%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.04%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.04%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (81.63%) .NET
2 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET
3 17 (34.69%) Web Services
4 14 (28.57%) HTML
5 12 (24.49%) CSS
6 10 (20.41%) jQuery
7 7 (14.29%) HTML5
7 7 (14.29%) Ajax
8 6 (12.24%) .NET Framework
8 6 (12.24%) CSS3
8 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (10.20%) Entity Framework
9 5 (10.20%) RESTful
9 5 (10.20%) MDX
10 4 (8.16%) JSON
10 4 (8.16%) XML
10 4 (8.16%) REST
10 4 (8.16%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (6.12%) Guice
11 3 (6.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) N-Tier
2 4 (8.16%) Open Source
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Linux
3 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
3 2 (4.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) CRM
3 12 (24.49%) MVC
4 8 (16.33%) Web Design
5 6 (12.24%) Web Development
6 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.20%) Scrum
6 5 (10.20%) Data Management
7 4 (8.16%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.12%) OWASP
8 3 (6.12%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (6.12%) Analytics
8 3 (6.12%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.08%) Web Application Development
10 1 (2.04%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.04%) DevOps
10 1 (2.04%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (53.06%) SQL
2 21 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 6 (12.24%) Python
4 6 (12.24%) Ruby
4 6 (12.24%) Java
4 6 (12.24%) VB
5 5 (10.20%) VBScript
5 5 (10.20%) Scala
5 5 (10.20%) VBA
6 3 (6.12%) TypeScript
6 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.08%) C
7 2 (4.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
2 8 (16.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (36.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.12%) Google
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle