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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England / North East
Rank 19 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Contract jobs citing .NET 87 83 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 9.19% 9.36% 6.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.29% 31.80% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 56 37
Median daily rate £425 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.85 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.39% +28.76%

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
278 261 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 29.36% 29.43% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 161 112
Median daily rate £370 £355 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

.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 January 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
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 January 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 -9 77 £413 +3.12% 16
Durham +3 2 £325 +113.81% 7
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 102 (56.67%) C#
2 85 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (42.22%) ASP.NET
4 71 (39.44%) Microsoft
5 68 (37.78%) TDD
6 58 (32.22%) Java
7 57 (31.67%) MVC
8 54 (30.00%) BDD
9 52 (28.89%) SQL
10 51 (28.33%) SQL Server
10 51 (28.33%) Sitecore
11 41 (22.78%) JavaScript
12 40 (22.22%) XML
13 37 (20.56%) Scrum
14 35 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
15 32 (17.78%) DevOps
16 31 (17.22%) HTML
17 29 (16.11%) Windows
17 29 (16.11%) Ruby
18 27 (15.00%) Web Services
19 26 (14.44%) CSS
19 26 (14.44%) QA
19 26 (14.44%) Security Cleared
19 26 (14.44%) Open Source
20 24 (13.33%) Selenium
20 24 (13.33%) Finance
21 22 (12.22%) HP UFT
22 21 (11.67%) Test Automation
23 20 (11.11%) Sahi
23 20 (11.11%) WATIR

.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 18 (10.00%) IIS
2 17 (9.44%) CMS
3 16 (8.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (5.00%) SAS
5 7 (3.89%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.33%) Apache
6 6 (3.33%) Jetty
6 6 (3.33%) Mongrel
6 6 (3.33%) nginx
6 6 (3.33%) OpenROAD
6 6 (3.33%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.33%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.78%) OpenStack
8 4 (2.22%) Tuxedo
8 4 (2.22%) Umbraco
9 3 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.11%) Confluence
10 2 (1.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (9.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.11%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.33%) Google App Engine
2 6 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.22%) IaaS
3 4 (2.22%) PaaS
3 4 (2.22%) SaaS
4 2 (1.11%) HP Helion
4 2 (1.11%) Office 365
5 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.33%) DHCP
1 6 (3.33%) DNS
1 6 (3.33%) FTP
1 6 (3.33%) HTTP
1 6 (3.33%) IPsec
1 6 (3.33%) SSL
1 6 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.11%) SNMP
3 1 (0.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (28.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.11%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (1.11%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.56%) GIS
7 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.56%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (13.33%) Selenium
2 22 (12.22%) HP UFT
3 20 (11.11%) Cucumber
3 20 (11.11%) Sahi
3 20 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 20 (11.11%) WATIR
4 11 (6.11%) Jenkins
5 9 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (3.33%) Travis CI
7 5 (2.78%) LoadRunner
8 4 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.67%) MSI
9 3 (1.67%) NMock
9 3 (1.67%) WiX
10 2 (1.11%) JIRA
10 2 (1.11%) JMeter
10 2 (1.11%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.56%) Maven
11 1 (0.56%) MSTest
11 1 (0.56%) Subversion
General
1 24 (13.33%) Finance
2 11 (6.11%) Advertising
3 5 (2.78%) Retail
4 4 (2.22%) Back Office
4 4 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.11%) Law
6 1 (0.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 121 (67.22%) Developer
2 55 (30.56%) .NET Developer
3 44 (24.44%) Sitecore Developer
4 26 (14.44%) C# Developer
5 18 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (7.22%) Software Developer
7 11 (6.11%) Architect
7 11 (6.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (6.11%) Java Developer
7 11 (6.11%) QA Engineer
8 10 (5.56%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.44%) Scala Developer
9 8 (4.44%) Support Engineer
10 7 (3.89%) Java Scala Developer
10 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Developer
10 7 (3.89%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (3.89%) SQL Developer
10 7 (3.89%) Xamarin Developer
11 6 (3.33%) QA Tester
11 6 (3.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (42.22%) ASP.NET
2 40 (22.22%) XML
3 31 (17.22%) HTML
4 27 (15.00%) Web Services
5 26 (14.44%) CSS
6 18 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (9.44%) .NET Framework
8 16 (8.89%) jQuery
9 10 (5.56%) AngularJS
10 8 (4.44%) HTML5
10 8 (4.44%) Spring
10 8 (4.44%) Spring MVC
11 7 (3.89%) CSS3
11 7 (3.89%) Play Framework
11 7 (3.89%) Ruby on Rails
12 6 (3.33%) Ajax
12 6 (3.33%) J2EE
12 6 (3.33%) Servlets
12 6 (3.33%) WCF
12 6 (3.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 8 (4.44%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.33%) NHS
4 5 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.11%) Clustering
6 2 (1.11%) PKI
6 2 (1.11%) Replication
7 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.56%) iSeries
7 1 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (16.11%) Windows
2 19 (10.56%) Linux
3 14 (7.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (6.11%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.00%) Android
5 9 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 8 (4.44%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (3.89%) Windows XP
8 5 (2.78%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.67%) Unix
10 2 (1.11%) AIX
10 2 (1.11%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.11%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (37.78%) TDD
3 57 (31.67%) MVC
4 54 (30.00%) BDD
5 37 (20.56%) Scrum
6 35 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (17.78%) DevOps
8 26 (14.44%) Open Source
9 21 (11.67%) Test Automation
10 16 (8.89%) OO
11 12 (6.67%) Unit Testing
12 11 (6.11%) ITIL
13 10 (5.56%) SDLC
13 10 (5.56%) Software Engineering
13 10 (5.56%) SOLID
14 9 (5.00%) PRINCE2
14 9 (5.00%) TOGAF
15 8 (4.44%) Application Packaging
15 8 (4.44%) Automated Testing
15 8 (4.44%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 102 (56.67%) C#
2 58 (32.22%) Java
3 52 (28.89%) SQL
4 41 (22.78%) JavaScript
5 29 (16.11%) Ruby
6 13 (7.22%) C
7 12 (6.67%) PowerShell
8 9 (5.00%) T-SQL
8 9 (5.00%) VB.NET
9 7 (3.89%) Scala
9 7 (3.89%) VB
10 4 (2.22%) Python
11 3 (1.67%) Perl
11 3 (1.67%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.11%) C++
12 2 (1.11%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.56%) COBOL
13 1 (0.56%) VC++
13 1 (0.56%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (14.44%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.00%) Degree
3 9 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (3.89%) MCSE
6 6 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.67%) MCSA
8 1 (0.56%) CISSP
8 1 (0.56%) SANS
8 1 (0.56%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (14.44%) QA
2 10 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.56%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (7.78%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.33%) Xen
4 5 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.67%) vSphere
6 1 (0.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (4.44%) AirWatch
2 6 (3.33%) Puppet
3 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 71 (39.44%) Microsoft
2 51 (28.33%) Sitecore
3 15 (8.33%) Oracle
4 11 (6.11%) VMware
5 8 (4.44%) HP
6 7 (3.89%) Xamarin
7 6 (3.33%) Google
8 2 (1.11%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.56%) IBM
9 1 (0.56%) Infor
9 1 (0.56%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.56%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.56%) SOASTA, Inc
9 1 (0.56%) Twitter
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Rate: From £450 to £600 per day 3 Month Rolling Contract
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: Market Rates - 3 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £500 per annum
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North East
CPS Group UK
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + EXPENSES COVERED
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
North East England
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
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County Durham
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Rate: £400 - 500 per day
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