The table below looks at the statistics for C# 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 C# over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 39 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -6
Contract jobs citing C# 28 39 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.59% 6.71% 9.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.40% 18.14% 42.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 28 18
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£313 £243 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.53% -11.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £27.84 £14.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.98% -65.88%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -6.66%
C#
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Programming Languages Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
298 215 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 38.25% 37.01% 22.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 129 35
Average daily rate £330 £280 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £433 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Average hourly rate £32.00 £33.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% -21.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

C#
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the North East region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in the North East

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the North East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the North East region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

C#
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the North East region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

C# Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

C#
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 C# within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 May 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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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 -26 13 £315 +29.89% 41
Durham -4 11 £286 +18.04% 18
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing C# 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 C#.

1 53 (84.13%) .NET
2 27 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 24 (38.10%) MVC
4 22 (34.92%) SQL Server
5 21 (33.33%) SQL
6 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (28.57%) HTML
8 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
8 17 (26.98%) jQuery
9 16 (25.40%) .NET Framework
10 15 (23.81%) Entity Framework
11 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (20.63%) CRM
11 13 (20.63%) CSS
12 12 (19.05%) Web Services
12 12 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
14 7 (11.11%) WCF
14 7 (11.11%) Scrum
15 6 (9.52%) Finance
15 6 (9.52%) HTML5
16 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
16 5 (7.94%) Dynamics AX
16 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
16 5 (7.94%) AngularJS
17 4 (6.35%) Inversion of Control
17 4 (6.35%) Backbone.js
17 4 (6.35%) LESS

C#
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing C# 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 C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.17%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.17%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.17%) CMS
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.59%) Node.js
3 1 (1.59%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.59%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (7.94%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (34.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Automotive
2 2 (3.17%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Advertising
3 1 (1.59%) Publishing
3 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.59%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 48 (76.19%) Developer
2 32 (50.79%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.87%) C# Developer
4 9 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Developer
5 4 (6.35%) Web Developer
5 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (4.76%) .NET Applications Developer
6 3 (4.76%) Consultant
6 3 (4.76%) Applications Developer
7 2 (3.17%) CRM Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.17%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Architect
7 2 (3.17%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (3.17%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (1.59%) Software Test Analyst
8 1 (1.59%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (84.13%) .NET
2 27 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 18 (28.57%) HTML
4 17 (26.98%) jQuery
5 16 (25.40%) .NET Framework
6 15 (23.81%) Entity Framework
7 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (20.63%) CSS
8 12 (19.05%) Web Services
8 12 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (11.11%) WCF
10 6 (9.52%) HTML5
11 5 (7.94%) AngularJS
12 4 (6.35%) Backbone.js
12 4 (6.35%) LESS
12 4 (6.35%) Ajax
13 3 (4.76%) WPF
13 3 (4.76%) XML
13 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (4.76%) User Experience
3 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) Open Source
4 1 (1.59%) NHS
4 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Android
2 2 (3.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) MVC
2 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.63%) CRM
4 7 (11.11%) Scrum
5 4 (6.35%) MVVM
6 3 (4.76%) Web Development
6 3 (4.76%) OOP
6 3 (4.76%) OO
6 3 (4.76%) Android Development
6 3 (4.76%) Analytics
7 2 (3.17%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (3.17%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.17%) OOD
7 2 (3.17%) Web Design
7 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.17%) Integration Testing
7 2 (3.17%) Test Scripting
7 2 (3.17%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.59%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 21 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (6.35%) C++
4 3 (4.76%) Java
4 3 (4.76%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.17%) C
5 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.59%) Ruby
6 1 (1.59%) VB
6 1 (1.59%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.59%) VBA
6 1 (1.59%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) MCP
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.59%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) IEC 61508
1 1 (1.59%) DO-178B
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.59%) Siemens
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle
2 1 (1.59%) SAP
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: 300 - 350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £300 per day - 6 Month Contract
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago