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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 11 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 129 61 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 11.83% 10.20% 7.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.86% 32.80% 38.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 33 12
Average daily rate
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£344 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £118 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £375 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 14
Average hourly rate - £87.50 £32.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +167.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
.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
332 186 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 30.46% 31.10% 19.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 122 33
Average daily rate £415 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £206 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 19
Average hourly rate £17.50 £57.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.56% +76.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2015.

.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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the North East region over the 3 months to 2 September 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 -3 83 £475 +35.71% 35
Durham +5 34 £303 -6.92% 15
Teesside - 2 £300 -
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing .NET 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.

1 105 (58.01%) SQL Server
2 97 (53.59%) C#
3 87 (48.07%) HTML
4 84 (46.41%) Microsoft
5 71 (39.23%) CSS
6 57 (31.49%) JavaScript
7 56 (30.94%) ASP.NET
8 55 (30.39%) MVC
9 54 (29.83%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (28.73%) VB
11 51 (28.18%) jQuery
12 48 (26.52%) FTP
13 45 (24.86%) SQL
13 45 (24.86%) Java
14 43 (23.76%) .NET Framework
14 43 (23.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 40 (22.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 39 (21.55%) Linux
17 36 (19.89%) HTML5
18 34 (18.78%) SQL Server 2012
19 33 (18.23%) Visual Studio
20 32 (17.68%) Entity Framework
21 30 (16.57%) KnockoutJS
22 28 (15.47%) Web Services
23 27 (14.92%) AngularJS
24 24 (13.26%) MS Excel
24 24 (13.26%) Web Design
25 23 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
26 22 (12.15%) VB6
26 22 (12.15%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (9.94%) IIS
2 17 (9.39%) Apache
2 17 (9.39%) Tomcat
2 17 (9.39%) WebSphere
2 17 (9.39%) Jetty
2 17 (9.39%) nginx
3 13 (7.18%) SharePoint
4 9 (4.97%) SAS
5 8 (4.42%) CMS
6 7 (3.87%) Drupal
7 4 (2.21%) Sitefinity
8 2 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.10%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.55%) WordPress
9 1 (0.55%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.55%) Kentico
9 1 (0.55%) Node.js
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (13.26%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (4.42%) MS Office
4 2 (1.10%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.55%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.39%) Cloud Computing
1 17 (9.39%) Amazon EC2
1 17 (9.39%) Google App Engine
1 17 (9.39%) Amazon AWS
1 17 (9.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (2.76%) GitHub
3 1 (0.55%) Office 365
3 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 48 (26.52%) FTP
2 21 (11.60%) HTTP
3 17 (9.39%) TCP/IP
3 17 (9.39%) DNS
3 17 (9.39%) DHCP
3 17 (9.39%) IPsec
4 16 (8.84%) SSL
5 11 (6.08%) 3G
5 11 (6.08%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (6.08%) 4G
6 9 (4.97%) Internet
7 8 (4.42%) SSH
8 5 (2.76%) Intranet
9 1 (0.55%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.55%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (58.01%) SQL Server
2 43 (23.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 40 (22.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (18.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (11.60%) SQL Server 2000
6 14 (7.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (5.52%) Relational Database
8 9 (4.97%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (4.97%) MS Access
9 8 (4.42%) NoSQL
10 6 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.66%) MySQL
13 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
14 1 (0.55%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
14 1 (0.55%) Big Data
14 1 (0.55%) IDMS
14 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
14 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 33 (18.23%) Visual Studio
2 16 (8.84%) Jenkins
3 9 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (4.97%) Toad
4 8 (4.42%) GitLab
5 4 (2.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.66%) Selenium
6 3 (1.66%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.10%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.10%) Subversion
7 2 (1.10%) WATIR
7 2 (1.10%) Sahi
7 2 (1.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (11.05%) Manufacturing
2 15 (8.29%) Finance
3 2 (1.10%) Back Office
3 2 (1.10%) German Language
3 2 (1.10%) Banking
3 2 (1.10%) Retail
4 1 (0.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 122 (67.40%) Developer
2 45 (24.86%) .NET Developer
3 19 (10.50%) Programmer
4 18 (9.94%) C# Developer
5 14 (7.73%) VB Programmer
6 12 (6.63%) Front-End Developer
7 11 (6.08%) AWS Developer
7 11 (6.08%) Senior Developer
7 11 (6.08%) Web Developer
8 9 (4.97%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (4.42%) MI Developer
10 7 (3.87%) Analyst
10 7 (3.87%) VB.NET Developer
11 6 (3.31%) Support Engineer
12 5 (2.76%) Software Developer
12 5 (2.76%) SQL Developer
13 4 (2.21%) ASP.NET Developer
13 4 (2.21%) Architect
13 4 (2.21%) Analyst Programmer
13 4 (2.21%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (48.07%) HTML
2 71 (39.23%) CSS
3 56 (30.94%) ASP.NET
4 51 (28.18%) jQuery
5 43 (23.76%) .NET Framework
6 36 (19.89%) HTML5
7 32 (17.68%) Entity Framework
8 30 (16.57%) KnockoutJS
9 28 (15.47%) Web Services
10 27 (14.92%) AngularJS
11 21 (11.60%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (11.05%) WCF
12 20 (11.05%) XHTML
13 17 (9.39%) Servlets
13 17 (9.39%) J2EE
14 11 (6.08%) RSS
14 11 (6.08%) RESTful
14 11 (6.08%) Backbone.js
15 10 (5.52%) LESS
15 10 (5.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.08%) Inversion of Control
1 11 (6.08%) Social Media
2 8 (4.42%) N-Tier
2 8 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.21%) iPhone
4 2 (1.10%) User Experience
5 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.55%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.55%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.55%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.55%) New Media
5 1 (0.55%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (21.55%) Linux
2 22 (12.15%) UNIX
3 16 (8.84%) Windows
4 10 (5.52%) Mac OS
5 4 (2.21%) Android
5 4 (2.21%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.10%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.55%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (30.39%) MVC
2 54 (29.83%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (13.26%) Web Design
4 23 (12.71%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (9.94%) TDD
6 17 (9.39%) Configuration Management
7 16 (8.84%) Open Source
8 14 (7.73%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (7.18%) Scrum
10 11 (6.08%) Content Management
10 11 (6.08%) SEO
10 11 (6.08%) CRM
11 10 (5.52%) Data Management
11 10 (5.52%) SDLC
11 10 (5.52%) MVVM
12 9 (4.97%) Change Control
12 9 (4.97%) DevOps
13 8 (4.42%) Microsoft Office Automation
13 8 (4.42%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (4.42%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 97 (53.59%) C#
2 57 (31.49%) JavaScript
3 52 (28.73%) VB
4 45 (24.86%) SQL
4 45 (24.86%) Java
5 22 (12.15%) VB6
6 21 (11.60%) Python
7 19 (10.50%) VB.NET
7 19 (10.50%) Ruby
8 18 (9.94%) VBA
9 15 (8.29%) C++
9 15 (8.29%) PHP
10 13 (7.18%) ActionScript
11 10 (5.52%) T-SQL
12 7 (3.87%) VBScript
13 5 (2.76%) C
14 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.55%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.55%) COBOL
15 1 (0.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (8.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (3.31%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.10%) MCP
3 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.21%) QA
System Software
1 17 (9.39%) Xen
2 16 (8.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (3.31%) Puppet
2 5 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.55%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.55%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 84 (46.41%) Microsoft
2 21 (11.60%) IBM
3 17 (9.39%) VMware
3 17 (9.39%) Google
4 12 (6.63%) Oracle
5 3 (1.66%) HP
6 2 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.10%) Progress
6 2 (1.10%) Adobe
6 2 (1.10%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.10%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.55%) Zend
7 1 (0.55%) Siemens
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