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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England / North East
Rank 20 12 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing .NET 86 96 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 9.67% 10.86% 6.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.25% 32.21% 32.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 65 37
Median daily rate £355 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.07 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £32.05
% change year-on-year
- +17.00%

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
294 298 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 33.07% 33.71% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 193 87
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £530 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

.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 23 February 2017.

.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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the North East region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 February 2017. 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 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 -15 61 £350 -6.79% 24
Durham +11 16 £350 -6.66% 10
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 132 (64.08%) C#
2 102 (49.51%) Agile Software Development
3 93 (45.15%) ASP.NET
4 83 (40.29%) Microsoft
5 74 (35.92%) MVC
5 74 (35.92%) TDD
6 61 (29.61%) Sitecore
7 58 (28.16%) Java
8 56 (27.18%) JavaScript
8 56 (27.18%) SQL
9 55 (26.70%) SQL Server
10 48 (23.30%) BDD
11 45 (21.84%) Scrum
12 41 (19.90%) DevOps
13 36 (17.48%) HTML
13 36 (17.48%) XML
14 32 (15.53%) Windows
14 32 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
15 31 (15.05%) Ruby
15 31 (15.05%) CSS
16 30 (14.56%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (13.11%) Linux
17 27 (13.11%) .NET Framework
17 27 (13.11%) Security Cleared
18 25 (12.14%) Finance
19 22 (10.68%) Web Services
20 21 (10.19%) Visual Studio
20 21 (10.19%) Open Source
20 21 (10.19%) Cucumber
21 20 (9.71%) CMS

.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 20 (9.71%) CMS
2 19 (9.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 17 (8.25%) IIS
4 9 (4.37%) SAS
4 9 (4.37%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.91%) Apache
5 6 (2.91%) Jetty
5 6 (2.91%) Mongrel
5 6 (2.91%) nginx
5 6 (2.91%) OpenROAD
5 6 (2.91%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.91%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.43%) OpenStack
6 5 (2.43%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.94%) Tuxedo
8 3 (1.46%) GeoServer
8 3 (1.46%) NServiceBus
8 3 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.97%) Confluence
9 2 (0.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 18 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.91%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (2.91%) Google App Engine
2 6 (2.91%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.94%) IaaS
3 4 (1.94%) PaaS
3 4 (1.94%) SaaS
4 2 (0.97%) HP Helion
4 2 (0.97%) Office 365
5 1 (0.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.40%) FTP
2 6 (2.91%) DHCP
2 6 (2.91%) DNS
2 6 (2.91%) HTTP
2 6 (2.91%) IPsec
2 6 (2.91%) SSL
2 6 (2.91%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.97%) SNMP
4 1 (0.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (26.70%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (3.40%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.94%) GIS
4 4 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.97%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (0.97%) SAS Enterprise Miner
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.49%) Big Data
7 1 (0.49%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.49%) MS Access
7 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (10.19%) Cucumber
1 21 (10.19%) Visual Studio
2 18 (8.74%) Selenium
3 17 (8.25%) Git (software)
4 16 (7.77%) HP UFT
5 14 (6.80%) Sahi
5 14 (6.80%) WATIR
6 11 (5.34%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.91%) Travis CI
8 5 (2.43%) LoadRunner
8 5 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.46%) MSI
9 3 (1.46%) NMock
9 3 (1.46%) WiX
10 2 (0.97%) JIRA
10 2 (0.97%) JMeter
10 2 (0.97%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (0.49%) Maven
11 1 (0.49%) Subversion
General
1 25 (12.14%) Finance
2 13 (6.31%) Advertising
3 4 (1.94%) Back Office
4 2 (0.97%) Retail
5 1 (0.49%) Games
5 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 149 (72.33%) Developer
2 68 (33.01%) .NET Developer
3 51 (24.76%) Sitecore Developer
4 39 (18.93%) C# Developer
5 25 (12.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (8.25%) Software Developer
7 16 (7.77%) Java Developer
8 13 (6.31%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (5.34%) Architect
9 11 (5.34%) Scala Developer
9 11 (5.34%) Senior Developer
10 10 (4.85%) C# Software Developer
10 10 (4.85%) Java Scala Developer
11 9 (4.37%) QA Engineer
12 8 (3.88%) Microsoft Developer
12 8 (3.88%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (3.88%) Support Engineer
13 7 (3.40%) Ruby Developer
13 7 (3.40%) SQL Developer
13 7 (3.40%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (45.15%) ASP.NET
2 36 (17.48%) HTML
2 36 (17.48%) XML
3 31 (15.05%) CSS
4 30 (14.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (13.11%) .NET Framework
6 22 (10.68%) Web Services
7 17 (8.25%) Spring
7 17 (8.25%) Spring MVC
8 16 (7.77%) jQuery
9 15 (7.28%) Play Framework
9 15 (7.28%) Ruby on Rails
10 14 (6.80%) Entity Framework
11 12 (5.83%) AngularJS
12 9 (4.37%) REST
12 9 (4.37%) WPF
13 8 (3.88%) Ajax
13 8 (3.88%) CSS3
13 8 (3.88%) HTML5
13 8 (3.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.37%) Linux Command Line
2 8 (3.88%) Computer Science
2 8 (3.88%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.43%) NHS
4 4 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.46%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.97%) Clustering
6 2 (0.97%) PKI
6 2 (0.97%) Replication
7 1 (0.49%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.49%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.49%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.49%) iSeries
7 1 (0.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.53%) Windows
2 27 (13.11%) Linux
3 14 (6.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (5.34%) Windows Server
5 9 (4.37%) Android
5 9 (4.37%) Apple iOS
6 8 (3.88%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.40%) Windows XP
8 6 (2.91%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.46%) Unix
10 2 (0.97%) AIX
10 2 (0.97%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.97%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.49%) Solaris
11 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (49.51%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (35.92%) MVC
2 74 (35.92%) TDD
3 48 (23.30%) BDD
4 45 (21.84%) Scrum
5 41 (19.90%) DevOps
6 32 (15.53%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (10.19%) Open Source
8 19 (9.22%) OO
8 19 (9.22%) Unit Testing
9 16 (7.77%) SOLID
10 15 (7.28%) Test Automation
11 14 (6.80%) Automated Testing
12 13 (6.31%) Microservices
13 12 (5.83%) CRM
13 12 (5.83%) SDLC
13 12 (5.83%) Software Engineering
14 11 (5.34%) ITIL
15 9 (4.37%) PRINCE2
15 9 (4.37%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 132 (64.08%) C#
2 58 (28.16%) Java
3 56 (27.18%) JavaScript
3 56 (27.18%) SQL
4 31 (15.05%) Ruby
5 15 (7.28%) Scala
6 14 (6.80%) PowerShell
7 13 (6.31%) C
8 11 (5.34%) VB.NET
9 10 (4.85%) T-SQL
10 9 (4.37%) VB
11 4 (1.94%) Python
12 3 (1.46%) Perl
12 3 (1.46%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.46%) TypeScript
12 3 (1.46%) VB6
13 2 (0.97%) C++
13 2 (0.97%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.49%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (13.11%) Security Cleared
2 20 (9.71%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.37%) Degree
3 9 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.40%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (3.40%) MCSE
5 6 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.46%) MCSA
7 1 (0.49%) CISSP
7 1 (0.49%) SANS
7 1 (0.49%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.71%) QA
2 8 (3.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (7.28%) Active Directory
2 11 (5.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.91%) Xen
4 5 (2.43%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.46%) vSphere
6 1 (0.49%) Docker
6 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (3.88%) AirWatch
2 7 (3.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 83 (40.29%) Microsoft
2 61 (29.61%) Sitecore
3 17 (8.25%) Oracle
4 11 (5.34%) VMware
5 8 (3.88%) HP
6 7 (3.40%) Google
7 6 (2.91%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.97%) IBM
9 1 (0.49%) Apple
9 1 (0.49%) Capita
9 1 (0.49%) Infor
9 1 (0.49%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.49%) SOASTA, Inc
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