The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 31 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 92 116 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.84% 10.53% 9.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.38% 33.43% 28.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 77 42
Median daily rate £350 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £534 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £20.50 £7.25 £87.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+182.75% -91.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
.NET
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
411 347 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 30.53% 31.49% 31.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 239 158
Median daily rate £380 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £17.50 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.71% -39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £7.25 £17.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £17.50 £70.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

.NET
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 across the North East region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in the North East

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the North East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

.NET
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 across the North East region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

.NET
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the North East region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -13 86 £350 -26.31% 23
Durham -14 2 £320 +1.58% 1
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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 North East region with a requirement for .NET.

1 93 (59.24%) C#
2 65 (41.40%) SQL Server
3 61 (38.85%) ASP.NET
4 58 (36.94%) SQL
5 52 (33.12%) Java
6 50 (31.85%) Agile Software Development
7 47 (29.94%) JavaScript
8 44 (28.03%) Microsoft
9 40 (25.48%) HTML
10 38 (24.20%) Windows
11 37 (23.57%) CSS
12 36 (22.93%) XML
12 36 (22.93%) IIS
13 34 (21.66%) Visual Studio
14 31 (19.75%) Security Cleared
15 29 (18.47%) Web Services
16 26 (16.56%) MVC
17 25 (15.92%) .NET Framework
18 23 (14.65%) SC Cleared
18 23 (14.65%) Continuous Integration
19 22 (14.01%) PowerShell
19 22 (14.01%) TDD
20 21 (13.38%) VB
21 20 (12.74%) HTML5
21 20 (12.74%) BDD
22 19 (12.10%) AngularJS
22 19 (12.10%) Microsoft Certification
23 18 (11.46%) Team Foundation Server
24 17 (10.83%) Web Development
24 17 (10.83%) Active Directory

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 36 (22.93%) IIS
2 14 (8.92%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.73%) OpenStack
4 6 (3.82%) CMS
4 6 (3.82%) OpenROAD
5 5 (3.18%) Apache
5 5 (3.18%) Jetty
5 5 (3.18%) Mongrel
5 5 (3.18%) nginx
5 5 (3.18%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.18%) WebSphere
6 4 (2.55%) SAS
6 4 (2.55%) Tuxedo
7 3 (1.91%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.27%) Confluence
8 2 (1.27%) JBoss
8 2 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 16 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.55%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.18%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (3.18%) Google App Engine
2 5 (3.18%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (1.91%) IaaS
3 3 (1.91%) PaaS
3 3 (1.91%) SaaS
4 2 (1.27%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (10.19%) SSL
1 16 (10.19%) TCP/IP
2 15 (9.55%) DNS
3 8 (5.10%) HTTP
4 5 (3.18%) DHCP
4 5 (3.18%) FTP
4 5 (3.18%) IPsec
5 4 (2.55%) Internet
6 2 (1.27%) SNMP
7 1 (0.64%) Intranet
7 1 (0.64%) Network Security
7 1 (0.64%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (41.40%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (6.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (5.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.10%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (2.55%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.27%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.64%) ObjectStore
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 34 (21.66%) Visual Studio
2 18 (11.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (9.55%) Jenkins
4 9 (5.73%) HP UFT
4 9 (5.73%) Selenium
5 7 (4.46%) Cucumber
5 7 (4.46%) Git (software)
5 7 (4.46%) Maven
5 7 (4.46%) Sahi
5 7 (4.46%) Subversion
5 7 (4.46%) WATIR
6 5 (3.18%) LoadRunner
6 5 (3.18%) Travis CI
7 4 (2.55%) MSI
7 4 (2.55%) NMock
7 4 (2.55%) WiX
8 3 (1.91%) JIRA
9 2 (1.27%) JMeter
9 2 (1.27%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.64%) MSTest
General
1 17 (10.83%) Finance
2 11 (7.01%) Retail
3 7 (4.46%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.18%) Advertising
5 4 (2.55%) Back Office
5 4 (2.55%) Law
6 2 (1.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 92 (58.60%) Developer
2 47 (29.94%) .NET Developer
3 27 (17.20%) C# Developer
4 20 (12.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (7.64%) Java Developer
5 12 (7.64%) Xamarin Developer
6 11 (7.01%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.37%) Architect
7 10 (6.37%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (6.37%) Support Engineer
8 9 (5.73%) Scala Developer
8 9 (5.73%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (5.73%) Web Developer
9 8 (5.10%) SharePoint Engineer
9 8 (5.10%) SQL Developer
10 7 (4.46%) Agile .NET Developer
10 7 (4.46%) Agile Java Developer
10 7 (4.46%) Microsoft Developer
10 7 (4.46%) Software Developer
10 7 (4.46%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (38.85%) ASP.NET
2 40 (25.48%) HTML
3 37 (23.57%) CSS
4 36 (22.93%) XML
5 29 (18.47%) Web Services
6 25 (15.92%) .NET Framework
7 20 (12.74%) HTML5
8 19 (12.10%) AngularJS
9 16 (10.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (9.55%) jQuery
11 13 (8.28%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (7.01%) Entity Framework
13 10 (6.37%) CSS3
14 8 (5.10%) Node.js
14 8 (5.10%) WCF
15 6 (3.82%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 6 (3.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (3.82%) J2EE
16 5 (3.18%) ADO.NET
16 5 (3.18%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.37%) Mobile App
2 8 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.46%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.82%) N-Tier
5 4 (2.55%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.91%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.91%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.27%) Clustering
7 2 (1.27%) PKI
7 2 (1.27%) Replication
8 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.64%) NHS
8 1 (0.64%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.20%) Windows
2 16 (10.19%) Windows Server
3 11 (7.01%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (6.37%) Linux
5 9 (5.73%) Android
5 9 (5.73%) Apple iOS
6 8 (5.10%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (3.82%) Windows 7
7 6 (3.82%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.55%) Unix
9 2 (1.27%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (31.85%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (16.56%) MVC
3 23 (14.65%) Continuous Integration
4 22 (14.01%) TDD
5 20 (12.74%) BDD
6 17 (10.83%) Web Development
7 16 (10.19%) Scrum
8 14 (8.92%) Open Source
9 13 (8.28%) Migration
10 12 (7.64%) Unit Testing
11 11 (7.01%) ITIL
12 10 (6.37%) PRINCE2
13 9 (5.73%) Data Management
13 9 (5.73%) TOGAF
14 8 (5.10%) Application Packaging
14 8 (5.10%) CRM
14 8 (5.10%) Test Automation
14 8 (5.10%) Test Scripting
15 7 (4.46%) SDLC
15 7 (4.46%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 93 (59.24%) C#
2 58 (36.94%) SQL
3 52 (33.12%) Java
4 47 (29.94%) JavaScript
5 22 (14.01%) PowerShell
6 21 (13.38%) VB
7 17 (10.83%) VB.NET
8 10 (6.37%) C
9 9 (5.73%) Ruby
10 7 (4.46%) Python
11 5 (3.18%) C++
11 5 (3.18%) T-SQL
11 5 (3.18%) VBA
12 4 (2.55%) Scala
13 3 (1.91%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.91%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.91%) VBScript
14 2 (1.27%) Perl
14 2 (1.27%) PHP
15 1 (0.64%) VC++
Qualifications
1 31 (19.75%) Security Cleared
2 23 (14.65%) SC Cleared
3 19 (12.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (10.83%) MCSE
5 11 (7.01%) Degree
6 10 (6.37%) MCSD
7 9 (5.73%) BPSS Clearance
8 6 (3.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.91%) AWS Certification
9 3 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.91%) MCSA
10 1 (0.64%) CISSP
10 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.64%) SANS
10 1 (0.64%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.01%) QA
2 5 (3.18%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (10.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.46%) VMware Workstation
4 5 (3.18%) Xen
5 3 (1.91%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.91%) vSphere
6 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (5.10%) AirWatch
2 5 (3.18%) Puppet
3 1 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (28.03%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.55%) Oracle
3 12 (7.64%) HP
3 12 (7.64%) VMware
3 12 (7.64%) Xamarin
4 8 (5.10%) Sitecore
5 5 (3.18%) Google
6 4 (2.55%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.64%) Citrix
7 1 (0.64%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.64%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.64%) Spiceworks
7 1 (0.64%) Twitter
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