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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 26 17 14
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 58 37 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.32% 7.07% 8.36%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.80% 16.30% 32.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 23 14
Average daily rate
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£306 £300 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £361 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
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
293 227 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 31.95% 43.40% 25.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 146 40
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £246 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £23.88 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.06% -26.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Durham +2 28 £325 - 6
Tyne and Wear -18 28 £294 -2.08% 29
Teesside - 2 £300 -
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 84 (84.85%) .NET
2 47 (47.47%) ASP.NET
3 46 (46.46%) SQL Server
4 45 (45.45%) MVC
5 40 (40.40%) HTML
6 34 (34.34%) jQuery
7 32 (32.32%) JavaScript
8 31 (31.31%) CSS
8 31 (31.31%) .NET Framework
9 29 (29.29%) SQL
10 28 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (26.26%) Microsoft
11 26 (26.26%) Entity Framework
12 24 (24.24%) Web Services
13 22 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
14 21 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (15.15%) Scrum
16 14 (14.14%) Java
17 13 (13.13%) WCF
17 13 (13.13%) AngularJS
18 12 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
18 12 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 12 (12.12%) TDD
18 12 (12.12%) MS Excel
18 12 (12.12%) CRM
19 11 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
19 11 (11.11%) Backbone.js
19 11 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
20 10 (10.10%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.08%) SAS
3 3 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (1.01%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.01%) Drupal
4 1 (1.01%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.01%) WordPress
4 1 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.01%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.02%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.01%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) HTTP
1 1 (1.01%) Intranet
1 1 (1.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (46.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 8 (8.08%) MS Access
6 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.02%) MySQL
7 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (10.10%) Visual Studio
3 9 (9.09%) Selenium
4 8 (8.08%) Toad
4 8 (8.08%) RSpec
4 8 (8.08%) WebDriver
4 8 (8.08%) Cucumber
4 8 (8.08%) Jenkins
4 8 (8.08%) JUnit
5 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Games
3 2 (2.02%) Retail
3 2 (2.02%) Marketing
3 2 (2.02%) Automotive
4 1 (1.01%) Back Office
4 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.01%) Avionics
4 1 (1.01%) Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (73.74%) Developer
2 42 (42.42%) .NET Developer
3 16 (16.16%) C# Developer
4 11 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (9.09%) Test Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (7.07%) Test Automation Engineer
7 7 (7.07%) MI Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.04%) Applications Developer
10 3 (3.03%) .NET Applications Developer
11 2 (2.02%) Senior Developer
11 2 (2.02%) Support Engineer
11 2 (2.02%) Applications Support
11 2 (2.02%) Architect
11 2 (2.02%) Analyst
11 2 (2.02%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (84.85%) .NET
2 47 (47.47%) ASP.NET
3 40 (40.40%) HTML
4 34 (34.34%) jQuery
5 31 (31.31%) .NET Framework
5 31 (31.31%) CSS
6 26 (26.26%) Entity Framework
7 24 (24.24%) Web Services
8 22 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
9 21 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (13.13%) AngularJS
10 13 (13.13%) WCF
11 11 (11.11%) Backbone.js
12 10 (10.10%) HTML5
12 10 (10.10%) LESS
13 6 (6.06%) SOAP
14 5 (5.05%) XML
14 5 (5.05%) RESTful
14 5 (5.05%) Ajax
14 5 (5.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (4.04%) iPhone
3 3 (3.03%) User Experience
4 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.01%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.01%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.07%) Windows
2 3 (3.03%) Android
3 2 (2.02%) Linux
4 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.01%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (45.45%) MVC
2 28 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (15.15%) Scrum
4 12 (12.12%) TDD
4 12 (12.12%) CRM
5 10 (10.10%) Test Scripting
5 10 (10.10%) MVVM
6 9 (9.09%) Test Automation
7 8 (8.08%) Web Testing
7 8 (8.08%) Automation Testing
7 8 (8.08%) Automated Testing
8 6 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (6.06%) Coaching
9 5 (5.05%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.05%) OO
9 5 (5.05%) Web Development
10 4 (4.04%) Software Testing
10 4 (4.04%) User Stories
11 3 (3.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 32 (32.32%) JavaScript
2 29 (29.29%) SQL
3 14 (14.14%) Java
4 10 (10.10%) VB
5 9 (9.09%) VBA
5 9 (9.09%) Python
5 9 (9.09%) Ruby
6 8 (8.08%) Scala
7 4 (4.04%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.03%) C++
8 3 (3.03%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.02%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.02%) C
9 2 (2.02%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.01%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.02%) MCP
3 2 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.01%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.10%) QA
2 1 (1.01%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.01%) DO-178B
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.01%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.01%) Puppet
2 1 (1.01%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 26 (26.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.10%) Oracle
3 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.01%) Zend
4 1 (1.01%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.01%) Progress
4 1 (1.01%) Siemens
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