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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 9 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Contract jobs citing C# 59 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.82% 4.29% 5.72%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.96% 14.29% 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 5 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £325 £178
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +83.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £321 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
211 42 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 49.41% 30.00% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 26 49
Average daily rate £375 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £282 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £21.38 £12.99 £16.64
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.54% -21.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 43 (51.19%) Java
1 43 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (46.43%) Scala
3 33 (39.29%) Ruby
3 33 (39.29%) Python
4 32 (38.10%) .NET
5 29 (34.52%) Windows
6 27 (32.14%) HTML
7 25 (29.76%) SQL Server
8 24 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 23 (27.38%) SQL
10 22 (26.19%) CSS
11 19 (22.62%) ASP.NET
11 19 (22.62%) JavaScript
11 19 (22.62%) RESTful
12 17 (20.24%) Security Cleared
12 17 (20.24%) UNIX
13 16 (19.05%) Automated Testing
13 16 (19.05%) REST
14 15 (17.86%) CSS3
14 15 (17.86%) SC Cleared
14 15 (17.86%) HTML5
14 15 (17.86%) Ajax
14 15 (17.86%) Web Services
15 14 (16.67%) Linux
15 14 (16.67%) JSON
16 13 (15.48%) Web Design
16 13 (15.48%) Scrum
16 13 (15.48%) Relational Database
17 12 (14.29%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 12 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (7.14%) MQSeries
4 4 (4.76%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.19%) Apache
5 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.14%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.71%) HTTP
2 2 (2.38%) Intranet
2 2 (2.38%) Internet
3 1 (1.19%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.76%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.48%) Relational Database
3 11 (13.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (10.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (7.14%) DB2
7 5 (5.95%) RDBMS
8 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.19%) SQLPlus
9 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.90%) JUnit
1 10 (11.90%) Subversion
1 10 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.95%) LoadRunner
2 5 (5.95%) JMeter
3 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio
3 4 (4.76%) Selenium
3 4 (4.76%) WebDriver
3 4 (4.76%) Cucumber
3 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.57%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (3.57%) RSpec
General
1 6 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.57%) Games
3 1 (1.19%) Advertising
3 1 (1.19%) Front Office
3 1 (1.19%) Back Office
3 1 (1.19%) Law
3 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (67.86%) Developer
2 12 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 9 (10.71%) Analyst
4 8 (9.52%) Applications Support
5 7 (8.33%) Scala Developer
6 5 (5.95%) .NET Developer
6 5 (5.95%) C# Developer
6 5 (5.95%) Test Analyst
6 5 (5.95%) Programmer
7 4 (4.76%) Applications Specialist
7 4 (4.76%) Support Specialist
7 4 (4.76%) Lead Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Applications Support Specialist
7 4 (4.76%) Performance Analyst
7 4 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (4.76%) Performance Test Analyst
8 3 (3.57%) CRM Developer
8 3 (3.57%) WinForms Developer
9 2 (2.38%) Test Specialist
9 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (38.10%) .NET
2 27 (32.14%) HTML
3 22 (26.19%) CSS
4 19 (22.62%) ASP.NET
4 19 (22.62%) RESTful
5 16 (19.05%) REST
6 15 (17.86%) CSS3
6 15 (17.86%) HTML5
6 15 (17.86%) Web Services
6 15 (17.86%) Ajax
7 14 (16.67%) JSON
8 10 (11.90%) XML
8 10 (11.90%) J2EE
9 7 (8.33%) Play Framework
10 6 (7.14%) AppFabric
10 6 (7.14%) JMS
10 6 (7.14%) WCF
10 6 (7.14%) WF
11 4 (4.76%) MDX
12 3 (3.57%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.71%) Visualisation
2 6 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.57%) NHS
4 2 (2.38%) Open Source
5 1 (1.19%) User Experience
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.52%) Windows
2 17 (20.24%) UNIX
3 14 (16.67%) Linux
4 10 (11.90%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.57%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.05%) Automated Testing
3 13 (15.48%) Scrum
3 13 (15.48%) Web Design
4 11 (13.10%) Configuration Management
5 10 (11.90%) ITIL
5 10 (11.90%) Web Development
5 10 (11.90%) Mentoring
6 9 (10.71%) Line Management
6 9 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (10.71%) CRM
7 8 (9.52%) Test Scripting
7 8 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (8.33%) Software Architecture
8 7 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 6 (7.14%) SOA
9 6 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (7.14%) Data Management
10 5 (5.95%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (51.19%) Java
2 39 (46.43%) Scala
3 33 (39.29%) Ruby
3 33 (39.29%) Python
4 23 (27.38%) SQL
5 19 (22.62%) JavaScript
6 11 (13.10%) VB.NET
7 8 (9.52%) C++
8 7 (8.33%) VBA
9 6 (7.14%) VBScript
9 6 (7.14%) VB
10 5 (5.95%) PowerShell
11 3 (3.57%) MUMPS
12 2 (2.38%) C
13 1 (1.19%) T-SQL
13 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.86%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.76%) Degree
4 1 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) ISO 9000
1 3 (3.57%) HL7
2 2 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.76%) OpenView
2 1 (1.19%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.29%) Oracle
3 7 (8.33%) HP
4 3 (3.57%) InterSystems
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