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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 17 18 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing .NET 44 26 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.72% 6.91% 11.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.35% 30.59% 53.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 10 16
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £242 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £328 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 11
Average hourly rate - £34.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -6.42%
.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
167 85 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 25.50% 22.61% 21.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 44 28
Average daily rate £325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £417
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 15
Average hourly rate £21.82 £34.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.82% +23.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

.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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +7 31 £300 - 35
Durham -14 10 £350 +16.66% 7
Northumberland - - - - 2
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 64 (61.54%) C#
2 58 (55.77%) ASP.NET
3 52 (50.00%) SQL
3 52 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 48 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 43 (41.35%) JavaScript
6 30 (28.85%) Web Services
7 29 (27.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (25.00%) HTML
9 25 (24.04%) CSS
10 24 (23.08%) jQuery
11 23 (22.12%) SQL Server 2008
11 23 (22.12%) Windows
11 23 (22.12%) VB.NET
11 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
12 22 (21.15%) MS Excel
13 20 (19.23%) VBA
14 18 (17.31%) VB
14 18 (17.31%) SharePoint
15 17 (16.35%) Business Intelligence
15 17 (16.35%) MS Office
15 17 (16.35%) XML
15 17 (16.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (16.35%) SQL Server 2005
16 16 (15.38%) Security Cleared
16 16 (15.38%) Service Delivery
16 16 (15.38%) MVC
17 15 (14.42%) Visual Studio
17 15 (14.42%) VBScript
17 15 (14.42%) N-Tier

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 (17.31%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.73%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (5.77%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.88%) CMS
5 2 (1.92%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.92%) Apache
5 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.96%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.96%) Node.js
6 1 (0.96%) Mule
6 1 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.96%) IIS
6 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 22 (21.15%) MS Excel
2 17 (16.35%) MS Office
3 5 (4.81%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.81%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) Office 365
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) FTP
2 3 (2.88%) HTTP
3 2 (1.92%) Intranet
3 2 (1.92%) Internet
3 2 (1.92%) Extranet
4 1 (0.96%) VPN
4 1 (0.96%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 29 (27.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (22.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (16.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (16.35%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 10 (9.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (5.77%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 5 (4.81%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.96%) InterSystems Cache
10 1 (0.96%) MySQL
10 1 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (14.42%) Visual Studio
2 13 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.96%) Subversion
General
1 13 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (4.81%) Banking
3 4 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.88%) Back Office
5 2 (1.92%) Publishing
6 1 (0.96%) Legal
6 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.96%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 74 (71.15%) Developer
2 33 (31.73%) .NET Developer
3 11 (10.58%) SharePoint Developer
3 11 (10.58%) SQL Developer
4 10 (9.62%) Applications Support
5 7 (6.73%) Programmer
6 6 (5.77%) Analyst
7 5 (4.81%) VB Programmer
7 5 (4.81%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Applications Support Specialist
8 4 (3.85%) C# Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Support Specialist
8 4 (3.85%) Web Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (3.85%) Designer
8 4 (3.85%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (2.88%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (55.77%) ASP.NET
2 30 (28.85%) Web Services
3 26 (25.00%) HTML
4 25 (24.04%) CSS
5 24 (23.08%) jQuery
6 17 (16.35%) XML
7 13 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 13 (12.50%) WCF
8 12 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (9.62%) MDX
9 10 (9.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (8.65%) HTML5
10 9 (8.65%) REST
10 9 (8.65%) CSS3
10 9 (8.65%) Ajax
11 8 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 6 (5.77%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (5.77%) AngularJS
13 5 (4.81%) WF
13 5 (4.81%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.42%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.92%) NHS
3 2 (1.92%) User Experience
4 1 (0.96%) Open Source
4 1 (0.96%) RIA
4 1 (0.96%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.12%) Windows
2 4 (3.85%) HPUX
3 3 (2.88%) UNIX
4 2 (1.92%) Linux
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.12%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (16.35%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 16 (15.38%) MVC
4 14 (13.46%) Data Management
5 12 (11.54%) Web Design
6 9 (8.65%) ITIL
7 8 (7.69%) Web Development
8 7 (6.73%) CRM
9 6 (5.77%) Web Application Development
10 5 (4.81%) Unit Testing
10 5 (4.81%) Change Management
11 4 (3.85%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.85%) Reverse Engineering
12 3 (2.88%) B2B
12 3 (2.88%) OO
12 3 (2.88%) Service Management
13 2 (1.92%) Scrum
13 2 (1.92%) Content Management
13 2 (1.92%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (61.54%) C#
2 52 (50.00%) SQL
3 43 (41.35%) JavaScript
4 23 (22.12%) VB.NET
5 20 (19.23%) VBA
6 18 (17.31%) VB
7 15 (14.42%) VBScript
8 8 (7.69%) Java
9 7 (6.73%) T-SQL
10 5 (4.81%) VB6
11 3 (2.88%) C
12 1 (0.96%) Ruby
12 1 (0.96%) PHP
12 1 (0.96%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.96%) C++
12 1 (0.96%) Python
12 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.46%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.92%) ISEB
3 2 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (1.92%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Xen
1 1 (0.96%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 52 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.69%) Oracle
3 4 (3.85%) IBM
4 2 (1.92%) Lotus
5 1 (0.96%) Sybase
5 1 (0.96%) Business Objects
5 1 (0.96%) Citrix
5 1 (0.96%) Juniper
5 1 (0.96%) Informatica
5 1 (0.96%) HP
5 1 (0.96%) Cisco
5 1 (0.96%) InterSystems
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