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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 23 20 7
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs citing C# 42 48 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.49% 8.48% 11.33%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.79% 19.83% 43.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 33 19
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£283 £248 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.14% -29.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £196 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £350 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Average hourly rate - £34.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
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
266 242 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 41.11% 42.76% 26.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 154 40
Average daily rate £320 £275 £292
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £381
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 7
Average hourly rate £31.50 £34.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.35% +4.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £17.00 £20.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £34.00 £34.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £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 27 March 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#
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 27 March 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 +5 31 £300 +25.00% 45
Durham -10 4 £275 +13.40% 6
Northumberland - - - - 2
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 66 (84.62%) .NET
2 43 (55.13%) ASP.NET
3 36 (46.15%) SQL Server
4 35 (44.87%) SQL
5 30 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 29 (37.18%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (33.33%) MVC
7 26 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 24 (30.77%) HTML
9 23 (29.49%) Web Services
10 19 (24.36%) CSS
10 19 (24.36%) jQuery
11 15 (19.23%) Security Cleared
11 15 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (19.23%) VB.NET
12 14 (17.95%) CRM
12 14 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (16.67%) Ajax
13 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (16.67%) .NET Framework
14 12 (15.38%) SC Cleared
14 12 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
16 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (12.82%) Web Design
16 10 (12.82%) KnockoutJS
17 9 (11.54%) Service Delivery
17 9 (11.54%) N-Tier
17 9 (11.54%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.85%) Confluence
3 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.56%) CMS
3 2 (2.56%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.28%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.28%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (14.10%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.54%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (6.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.28%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.13%) Subversion
2 4 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.85%) JUnit
3 3 (3.85%) JIRA
3 3 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (5.13%) Finance
2 1 (1.28%) Advertising
2 1 (1.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (84.62%) Developer
2 41 (52.56%) .NET Developer
3 9 (11.54%) C# Developer
3 9 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (8.97%) Senior Developer
5 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (5.13%) SQL Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Web Developer
6 3 (3.85%) .NET Applications Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (3.85%) Applications Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Scala Developer
7 2 (2.56%) CRM Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Consultant
7 2 (2.56%) Lead Developer
7 2 (2.56%) Software Developer
7 2 (2.56%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (1.28%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (84.62%) .NET
2 43 (55.13%) ASP.NET
3 24 (30.77%) HTML
4 23 (29.49%) Web Services
5 19 (24.36%) CSS
5 19 (24.36%) jQuery
6 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (16.67%) Ajax
7 13 (16.67%) .NET Framework
8 12 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 10 (12.82%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (11.54%) WCF
11 8 (10.26%) CSS3
11 8 (10.26%) HTML5
12 7 (8.97%) XML
13 6 (7.69%) MDX
14 5 (6.41%) JSON
14 5 (6.41%) RESTful
14 5 (6.41%) REST
15 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) N-Tier
2 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.13%) Open Source
4 2 (2.56%) NHS
5 1 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Windows
2 4 (5.13%) Linux
3 2 (2.56%) Mac OS X
3 2 (2.56%) UNIX
4 1 (1.28%) Android
4 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (37.18%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (33.33%) MVC
3 14 (17.95%) CRM
4 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (12.82%) Web Design
5 9 (11.54%) Service Delivery
6 8 (10.26%) Data Management
7 7 (8.97%) Web Development
8 5 (6.41%) Scrum
9 4 (5.13%) Automated Testing
9 4 (5.13%) Web Application Development
9 4 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (3.85%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.85%) Analytics
10 3 (3.85%) OWASP
10 3 (3.85%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.56%) OO
11 2 (2.56%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.56%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (44.87%) SQL
2 30 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 15 (19.23%) VB.NET
4 9 (11.54%) VBA
4 9 (11.54%) Java
4 9 (11.54%) VBScript
5 8 (10.26%) Ruby
6 7 (8.97%) Python
6 7 (8.97%) VB
7 6 (7.69%) Scala
8 3 (3.85%) TypeScript
8 3 (3.85%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.56%) C
9 2 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 12 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 26 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.85%) Google
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.28%) SAP
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