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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 24 26 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Contract jobs citing C# 28 33 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.09% 7.84% 14.55%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.00% 17.37% 43.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 30 16
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£290 £238 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.10% -32.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £193 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £339 £390
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 £35.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
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
175 190 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 44.30% 45.13% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 134 34
Average daily rate £325 £261 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.40% -12.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £13.13 £170.00 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-92.27% +1268.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £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 31 March 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 31 March 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 45 (83.33%) .NET
2 29 (53.70%) SQL
3 28 (51.85%) ASP.NET
4 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
5 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
7 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
8 19 (35.19%) Web Services
9 14 (25.93%) CRM
10 13 (24.07%) HTML
10 13 (24.07%) MVC
11 12 (22.22%) CSS
11 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
11 12 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
13 10 (18.52%) jQuery
13 10 (18.52%) VB.NET
13 10 (18.52%) Web Design
13 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
14 9 (16.67%) N-Tier
14 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
14 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (14.81%) Data Management
15 8 (14.81%) Windows
15 8 (14.81%) VBA
15 8 (14.81%) MS Office
15 8 (14.81%) VBScript
15 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (9.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.56%) Confluence
3 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.70%) CMS
3 2 (3.70%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.85%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 8 (14.81%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (9.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (7.41%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.41%) Subversion
2 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.56%) JUnit
3 3 (5.56%) JIRA
3 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.85%) Finance
1 1 (1.85%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (85.19%) Developer
2 29 (53.70%) .NET Developer
3 6 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 6 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Applications Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.56%) .NET Applications Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) CRM Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Scala Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Lead Developer
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Junior Developer
7 1 (1.85%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Senior Microsoft Developer
7 1 (1.85%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.85%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (1.85%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (83.33%) .NET
2 28 (51.85%) ASP.NET
3 19 (35.19%) Web Services
4 13 (24.07%) HTML
5 12 (22.22%) CSS
6 10 (18.52%) jQuery
7 7 (12.96%) Ajax
7 7 (12.96%) .NET Framework
8 6 (11.11%) MDX
8 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (11.11%) HTML5
8 6 (11.11%) Entity Framework
8 6 (11.11%) CSS3
9 5 (9.26%) RESTful
10 4 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (7.41%) REST
10 4 (7.41%) WCF
10 4 (7.41%) JSON
10 4 (7.41%) XML
11 3 (5.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) N-Tier
2 4 (7.41%) Open Source
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.81%) Windows
2 4 (7.41%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
3 2 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (25.93%) CRM
3 13 (24.07%) MVC
4 10 (18.52%) Web Design
5 8 (14.81%) Service Delivery
5 8 (14.81%) Data Management
5 8 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (11.11%) Web Development
7 5 (9.26%) Scrum
8 4 (7.41%) Automated Testing
8 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.56%) OWASP
9 3 (5.56%) Analytics
9 3 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (5.56%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
10 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.70%) Web Application Development
11 1 (1.85%) Content Management
11 1 (1.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (53.70%) SQL
2 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.52%) VB.NET
4 8 (14.81%) VBA
4 8 (14.81%) VBScript
5 7 (12.96%) VB
5 7 (12.96%) Java
5 7 (12.96%) Ruby
6 6 (11.11%) Python
7 5 (9.26%) Scala
8 3 (5.56%) TypeScript
8 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.70%) C
9 2 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 11 (20.37%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Google
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
X4 Group
Rate: £190 - 210 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago