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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 66 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 64 69 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.93% 8.10% 7.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.19% 34.33% 30.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 52 28
Median daily rate £325 £300 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +6.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £266 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £348 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £13.25 £15.68 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.47% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
.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
302 201 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.53% 23.59% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 128 80
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £474 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £16.16 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.26% -55.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

.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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -45 58 £325 +13.04% 29
Durham -11 4 - - 4
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 91 (67.91%) C#
2 62 (46.27%) ASP.NET
3 60 (44.78%) SQL Server
4 59 (44.03%) JavaScript
5 48 (35.82%) SQL
6 46 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (32.84%) HTML
8 42 (31.34%) Java
9 40 (29.85%) CSS
10 38 (28.36%) XML
10 38 (28.36%) VB
11 35 (26.12%) Visual Studio
12 29 (21.64%) Microsoft
13 28 (20.90%) VB.NET
14 26 (19.40%) Web Services
15 25 (18.66%) Team Foundation Server
16 23 (17.16%) Security Cleared
16 23 (17.16%) HTML5
16 23 (17.16%) IIS
16 23 (17.16%) MVC
17 22 (16.42%) Web Development
18 21 (15.67%) .NET Framework
19 20 (14.93%) SQL Server 2008
20 19 (14.18%) AngularJS
21 18 (13.43%) Relational Database
21 18 (13.43%) SC Cleared
21 18 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
21 18 (13.43%) SharePoint
22 17 (12.69%) T-SQL
22 17 (12.69%) Finance

.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 23 (17.16%) IIS
2 18 (13.43%) SharePoint
3 7 (5.22%) CMS
4 4 (2.99%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.24%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.49%) Apache
6 2 (1.49%) JBoss
6 2 (1.49%) Jetty
6 2 (1.49%) nginx
6 2 (1.49%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.49%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.75%) Confluence
7 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 9 (6.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (9.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.49%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.49%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.49%) IaaS
4 1 (0.75%) PaaS
4 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.70%) SSL
1 13 (9.70%) TCP/IP
2 12 (8.96%) DNS
3 9 (6.72%) Internet
4 6 (4.48%) HTTP
5 2 (1.49%) DHCP
5 2 (1.49%) FTP
5 2 (1.49%) IPsec
6 1 (0.75%) Intranet
6 1 (0.75%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.75%) Network Security
6 1 (0.75%) PBX
6 1 (0.75%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (44.78%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (13.43%) Relational Database
4 12 (8.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (6.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.48%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (3.73%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.73%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (2.99%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.75%) Big Data
12 1 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.75%) ObjectStore
12 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.75%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 35 (26.12%) Visual Studio
2 25 (18.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (7.46%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.97%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.97%) Subversion
5 7 (5.22%) Maven
6 2 (1.49%) JIRA
6 2 (1.49%) MSTest
6 2 (1.49%) Selenium
6 2 (1.49%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.49%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.75%) Bower
7 1 (0.75%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.75%) Grunt
7 1 (0.75%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.75%) JMeter
7 1 (0.75%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.75%) NuGet
7 1 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (12.69%) Finance
2 5 (3.73%) Advertising
3 3 (2.24%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.49%) Marketing
4 2 (1.49%) Retail
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (67.16%) Developer
2 43 (32.09%) .NET Developer
3 28 (20.90%) C# Developer
4 17 (12.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (9.70%) Java Developer
5 13 (9.70%) VB.NET Developer
6 10 (7.46%) SQL Developer
7 9 (6.72%) ASP Developer
7 9 (6.72%) Xamarin Developer
8 8 (5.97%) CRM Developer
8 8 (5.97%) Microsoft Developer
8 8 (5.97%) SharePoint Engineer
8 8 (5.97%) VB Developer
9 7 (5.22%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (5.22%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 7 (5.22%) Tester
9 7 (5.22%) Web Developer
10 6 (4.48%) Applications Developer
10 6 (4.48%) Architect
10 6 (4.48%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (46.27%) ASP.NET
2 44 (32.84%) HTML
3 40 (29.85%) CSS
4 38 (28.36%) XML
5 26 (19.40%) Web Services
6 23 (17.16%) HTML5
7 21 (15.67%) .NET Framework
8 19 (14.18%) AngularJS
9 17 (12.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (12.69%) jQuery
10 14 (10.45%) ADO.NET
11 12 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (7.46%) CSS3
12 10 (7.46%) Node.js
13 9 (6.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 8 (5.97%) Entity Framework
15 7 (5.22%) Classic ASP
16 5 (3.73%) Ajax
16 5 (3.73%) CAML
17 4 (2.99%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.48%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.24%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.49%) CESG
4 2 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.49%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.49%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.75%) PKI
5 1 (0.75%) Social Media
5 1 (0.75%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.46%) Linux
1 10 (7.46%) Windows
2 9 (6.72%) Unix
3 6 (4.48%) Mac OS X
4 5 (3.73%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.75%) Android
5 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (17.16%) MVC
3 22 (16.42%) Web Development
4 18 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (11.94%) Scrum
6 15 (11.19%) CRM
6 15 (11.19%) Test Scripting
7 13 (9.70%) TDD
8 12 (8.96%) Software Engineering
9 9 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (6.72%) Migration
9 9 (6.72%) OO
9 9 (6.72%) SDLC
9 9 (6.72%) Test Automation
10 8 (5.97%) BDD
10 8 (5.97%) Configuration Management
10 8 (5.97%) Data Management
10 8 (5.97%) Web Design
11 6 (4.48%) Microsoft Office Automation
11 6 (4.48%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (67.91%) C#
2 59 (44.03%) JavaScript
3 48 (35.82%) SQL
4 42 (31.34%) Java
5 38 (28.36%) VB
6 28 (20.90%) VB.NET
7 17 (12.69%) PowerShell
7 17 (12.69%) T-SQL
8 13 (9.70%) C
8 13 (9.70%) Python
9 9 (6.72%) Shell Script
10 8 (5.97%) Perl
10 8 (5.97%) Ruby
10 8 (5.97%) VB6
11 7 (5.22%) C++
12 5 (3.73%) FQL
12 5 (3.73%) VBA
13 4 (2.99%) COBOL
13 4 (2.99%) PL/1
13 4 (2.99%) Scala
Qualifications
1 23 (17.16%) Security Cleared
2 18 (13.43%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.46%) MCSD
3 10 (7.46%) MCSE
3 10 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (5.22%) Degree
5 3 (2.24%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.49%) QA
1 2 (1.49%) WAI
1 2 (1.49%) WCAG
2 1 (0.75%) GPG13
2 1 (0.75%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (2.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.49%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.49%) Xen
3 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.75%) Puppet
1 1 (0.75%) StatsD
Vendors
1 29 (21.64%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.46%) Oracle
2 10 (7.46%) Xamarin
3 4 (2.99%) HP
3 4 (2.99%) ServiceNow
4 2 (1.49%) Citrix
4 2 (1.49%) Google
4 2 (1.49%) VMware
5 1 (0.75%) Apigee
5 1 (0.75%) Mashery
5 1 (0.75%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.75%) Spiceworks
5 1 (0.75%) Tableau
5 1 (0.75%) Teradata
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