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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 68 26 19
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -7
Contract jobs citing C# 49 59 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.30% 6.26% 7.25%
As % of the Programming Languages category 9.74% 19.73% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 47 25
Median daily rate £330 £308 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.31% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.55 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +5.46%
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
503 299 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 33.89% 31.74% 42.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 199 151
Median daily rate £325 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £504 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 2 8
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £23.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +57.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.18 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -33 46 £345 +15.00% 30
Durham -12 3 £320 -1.53% 4
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C# 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 C#.

1 87 (80.56%) .NET
2 53 (49.07%) SQL Server
2 53 (49.07%) JavaScript
3 49 (45.37%) ASP.NET
3 49 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (41.67%) SQL
5 37 (34.26%) CSS
6 36 (33.33%) Java
7 34 (31.48%) HTML
8 31 (28.70%) MVC
8 31 (28.70%) Visual Studio
9 25 (23.15%) IIS
10 23 (21.30%) Web Services
10 23 (21.30%) XML
10 23 (21.30%) jQuery
10 23 (21.30%) Security Cleared
11 22 (20.37%) Team Foundation Server
11 22 (20.37%) Microsoft
12 21 (19.44%) VB
12 21 (19.44%) Finance
12 21 (19.44%) TDD
12 21 (19.44%) .NET Framework
13 19 (17.59%) SC Cleared
13 19 (17.59%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (16.67%) SharePoint
15 17 (15.74%) PowerShell
15 17 (15.74%) ASP.NET Web API
16 16 (14.81%) Web Development
16 16 (14.81%) Scrum
17 15 (13.89%) Windows

C#
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 25 (23.15%) IIS
2 18 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.41%) CMS
4 6 (5.56%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.78%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.85%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.85%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.85%) Confluence
6 2 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.93%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.26%) DNS
1 10 (9.26%) SSL
1 10 (9.26%) TCP/IP
2 9 (8.33%) Internet
3 4 (3.70%) HTTP
4 1 (0.93%) Intranet
4 1 (0.93%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.93%) Network Security
4 1 (0.93%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (49.07%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (10.19%) Relational Database
4 9 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (3.70%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.85%) Big Data
10 2 (1.85%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.85%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.93%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.93%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 31 (28.70%) Visual Studio
2 22 (20.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.63%) JUnit
5 3 (2.78%) JIRA
5 3 (2.78%) Maven
6 2 (1.85%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.85%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.85%) GCC
6 2 (1.85%) GDB
6 2 (1.85%) RSpec
6 2 (1.85%) Selenium
6 2 (1.85%) Subversion
6 2 (1.85%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.85%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.93%) MSI
7 1 (0.93%) NMock
7 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.93%) WiX
General
1 21 (19.44%) Finance
2 6 (5.56%) Retail
3 5 (4.63%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.70%) Advertising
5 2 (1.85%) Banking
5 2 (1.85%) Games
5 2 (1.85%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 76 (70.37%) Developer
2 35 (32.41%) .NET Developer
3 33 (30.56%) C# Developer
4 19 (17.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (12.04%) Java Developer
6 12 (11.11%) Xamarin Developer
7 9 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (7.41%) SharePoint Engineer
8 8 (7.41%) Software Developer
8 8 (7.41%) SQL Developer
9 7 (6.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.48%) Senior Developer
9 7 (6.48%) Tester
10 6 (5.56%) Java Engineer
10 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Developer
10 6 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (4.63%) Applications Developer
11 5 (4.63%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (4.63%) Scala Developer
11 5 (4.63%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (80.56%) .NET
2 49 (45.37%) ASP.NET
3 37 (34.26%) CSS
4 34 (31.48%) HTML
5 23 (21.30%) jQuery
5 23 (21.30%) Web Services
5 23 (21.30%) XML
6 21 (19.44%) .NET Framework
7 19 (17.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (15.74%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (13.89%) HTML5
10 13 (12.04%) Entity Framework
11 9 (8.33%) AngularJS
11 9 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 8 (7.41%) Ajax
13 7 (6.48%) ADO.NET
13 7 (6.48%) CSS3
14 5 (4.63%) CAML
14 5 (4.63%) Node.js
14 5 (4.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.56%) N-Tier
3 5 (4.63%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.78%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.85%) User Experience
7 1 (0.93%) CESG
7 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.93%) NHS
7 1 (0.93%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.89%) Windows
2 8 (7.41%) Linux
3 6 (5.56%) Unix
4 5 (4.63%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.70%) Mac OS X
6 3 (2.78%) Android
6 3 (2.78%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.85%) Solaris
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (45.37%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (28.70%) MVC
3 21 (19.44%) TDD
4 16 (14.81%) Scrum
4 16 (14.81%) Web Development
5 13 (12.04%) BDD
5 13 (12.04%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (10.19%) Test Scripting
7 10 (9.26%) Migration
8 9 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (8.33%) Web Design
9 8 (7.41%) Data Management
9 8 (7.41%) SDLC
10 7 (6.48%) CRM
10 7 (6.48%) Open Source
11 6 (5.56%) Microsoft Office Automation
11 6 (5.56%) Multithreading
12 5 (4.63%) Front End Development
12 5 (4.63%) OO
12 5 (4.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 53 (49.07%) JavaScript
2 45 (41.67%) SQL
3 36 (33.33%) Java
4 21 (19.44%) VB
5 17 (15.74%) PowerShell
6 14 (12.96%) Python
7 12 (11.11%) C
8 11 (10.19%) Ruby
9 9 (8.33%) C++
9 9 (8.33%) T-SQL
10 8 (7.41%) Shell Script
10 8 (7.41%) VB.NET
11 7 (6.48%) Perl
12 5 (4.63%) FQL
12 5 (4.63%) Scala
12 5 (4.63%) VBA
13 3 (2.78%) VBScript
14 2 (1.85%) PHP
14 2 (1.85%) VB6
14 2 (1.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (21.30%) Security Cleared
2 19 (17.59%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.26%) MCSD
3 10 (9.26%) MCSE
3 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (3.70%) Degree
6 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.70%) WCAG
2 2 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.85%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) WAI
3 1 (0.93%) GPG13
3 1 (0.93%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
3 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) Ansible
1 2 (1.85%) Kibana
1 2 (1.85%) logstash
1 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.85%) Puppet
1 2 (1.85%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.04%) Xamarin
3 9 (8.33%) Oracle
4 4 (3.70%) HP
4 4 (3.70%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.85%) Google
5 2 (1.85%) VMware
6 1 (0.93%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.93%) Spiceworks
6 1 (0.93%) Twitter
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hainton Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago