The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 48 61 36
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -25
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 11 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.54% 0.46% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.95% 1.79% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
Average daily rate
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£315 £318 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.78% -0.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £364 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £35.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+17.85% +6.87%
.NET Framework
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
185 168 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.84% 25.89% 18.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 120 31
Average daily rate £300 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £426 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Average hourly rate £13.58 £24.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% -25.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £14.50 £12.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.64 £34.00 £38.62
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the North East region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in the North East

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the North East region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the North East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +11 7 £350 -6.66% 13
Durham -1 4 £275 +5.76% 1
Northumberland - - - -
.NET Framework
England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing .NET Framework 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 .NET Framework.

1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) C#
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) Entity Framework
3 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (61.54%) jQuery
4 8 (61.54%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Ajax
5 4 (30.77%) WCF
6 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 3 (23.08%) TypeScript
7 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
7 2 (15.38%) Highcharts JS
7 2 (15.38%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) HTML
7 2 (15.38%) CSS
8 1 (7.69%) LINQ
8 1 (7.69%) Web Development
8 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (7.69%) HTML5
8 1 (7.69%) MVVM
8 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
8 1 (7.69%) MS Excel

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing .NET Framework 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 .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) Node.js
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 8 (61.54%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) Entity Framework
3 10 (76.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (61.54%) KnockoutJS
4 8 (61.54%) jQuery
5 4 (30.77%) Ajax
5 4 (30.77%) WCF
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (15.38%) Highcharts JS
7 2 (15.38%) HTML
7 2 (15.38%) CSS
7 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
8 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (7.69%) SignalR
8 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET
8 1 (7.69%) LINQ
8 1 (7.69%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) MVVM
4 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft