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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
England / North East
Rank 30 23 32
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing C# 71 65 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 7.26% 7.27% 4.22%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.40% 19.29% 11.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 39 22
Median daily rate £450 £363 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £246 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £411
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

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
348 337 249
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 35.58% 37.70% 36.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 204 173
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 8
Median hourly rate £53.50 £19.75 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.88% -30.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £15.03 £14.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £27.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +13.71%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 -10 65 £455 +22.01% 17
Durham +3 1 £300 +97.36% 4
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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#.

1 101 (61.96%) .NET
2 92 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (42.94%) Java
4 66 (40.49%) Microsoft
5 59 (36.20%) MVC
6 55 (33.74%) SQL Server
6 55 (33.74%) ASP.NET
7 51 (31.29%) JavaScript
8 47 (28.83%) TDD
9 46 (28.22%) SQL
10 45 (27.61%) Scrum
11 43 (26.38%) C
11 43 (26.38%) HTML
11 43 (26.38%) Sitecore
12 29 (17.79%) XML
12 29 (17.79%) Windows
13 28 (17.18%) BDD
14 26 (15.95%) Security Cleared
14 26 (15.95%) DevOps
15 24 (14.72%) CSS
16 23 (14.11%) Linux
16 23 (14.11%) Ruby
17 22 (13.50%) Finance
18 21 (12.88%) Visual Studio
18 21 (12.88%) C++
19 20 (12.27%) BizTalk Server
20 19 (11.66%) Scala
21 18 (11.04%) Cucumber
21 18 (11.04%) Automated Testing
21 18 (11.04%) Integration Testing

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 20 (12.27%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (9.20%) WebLogic
3 14 (8.59%) CMS
4 13 (7.98%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (5.52%) SharePoint
6 6 (3.68%) IIS
7 4 (2.45%) Confluence
8 3 (1.84%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.23%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.61%) SAS
10 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 9 (5.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.61%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.23%) Office 365
3 1 (0.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.84%) HTTP
2 2 (1.23%) DNS
2 2 (1.23%) NAS
2 2 (1.23%) SNMP
2 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.61%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (33.74%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.61%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.61%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.61%) EDMS
6 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (12.88%) Visual Studio
2 18 (11.04%) Cucumber
3 14 (8.59%) Jenkins
4 13 (7.98%) Git (software)
5 11 (6.75%) JUnit
5 11 (6.75%) Selenium
6 10 (6.13%) GCC
6 10 (6.13%) GDB
7 9 (5.52%) RSpec
7 9 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (5.52%) WebDriver
8 7 (4.29%) JIRA
9 5 (3.07%) Subversion
10 3 (1.84%) MSI
10 3 (1.84%) NMock
10 3 (1.84%) WiX
11 2 (1.23%) HP UFT
11 2 (1.23%) JMeter
11 2 (1.23%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.61%) MSTest
General
1 22 (13.50%) Finance
2 10 (6.13%) Advertising
3 6 (3.68%) Retail
4 4 (2.45%) Games
4 4 (2.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Automotive
5 1 (0.61%) Back Office
5 1 (0.61%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 112 (68.71%) Developer
2 39 (23.93%) Sitecore Developer
3 38 (23.31%) .NET Developer
4 29 (17.79%) C# Developer
5 18 (11.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (7.36%) Java Developer
7 11 (6.75%) Analyst
7 11 (6.75%) Architect
8 10 (6.13%) C++ Developer
8 10 (6.13%) Development Analyst
9 9 (5.52%) Scala Developer
9 9 (5.52%) Software Developer
10 8 (4.91%) Java Scala Developer
10 8 (4.91%) Tester
11 7 (4.29%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (4.29%) Test Engineer
11 7 (4.29%) Xamarin Developer
12 6 (3.68%) Automation Tester
12 6 (3.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (3.68%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (61.96%) .NET
2 55 (33.74%) ASP.NET
3 43 (26.38%) HTML
4 29 (17.79%) XML
5 24 (14.72%) CSS
6 17 (10.43%) .NET Framework
6 17 (10.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (9.20%) jQuery
8 12 (7.36%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (7.36%) Spring
8 12 (7.36%) Spring MVC
8 12 (7.36%) Web Services
9 11 (6.75%) Ajax
9 11 (6.75%) HTML5
10 10 (6.13%) CSS3
11 9 (5.52%) AngularJS
11 9 (5.52%) Play Framework
11 9 (5.52%) REST
11 9 (5.52%) WCF
12 8 (4.91%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.82%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.07%) Smartphone
3 3 (1.84%) Client/Server
3 3 (1.84%) User Experience
4 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.23%) Clustering
4 2 (1.23%) PKI
4 2 (1.23%) Replication
5 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.61%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.61%) iSeries
5 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.61%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (17.79%) Windows
2 23 (14.11%) Linux
3 10 (6.13%) Solaris
4 7 (4.29%) Unix
4 7 (4.29%) Windows 7
4 7 (4.29%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.23%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.23%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.61%) Android
6 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (56.44%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (36.20%) MVC
3 47 (28.83%) TDD
4 45 (27.61%) Scrum
5 28 (17.18%) BDD
6 26 (15.95%) DevOps
7 18 (11.04%) Automated Testing
7 18 (11.04%) Integration Testing
8 13 (7.98%) OO
9 12 (7.36%) Front End Development
10 10 (6.13%) Multithreaded Programming
10 10 (6.13%) Multithreading
10 10 (6.13%) SDLC
10 10 (6.13%) Test Automation
10 10 (6.13%) Unit Testing
11 9 (5.52%) Defect Tracking
11 9 (5.52%) Open Source
11 9 (5.52%) Test Scripting
11 9 (5.52%) Web Testing
12 8 (4.91%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 70 (42.94%) Java
2 51 (31.29%) JavaScript
3 46 (28.22%) SQL
4 43 (26.38%) C
5 23 (14.11%) Ruby
6 21 (12.88%) C++
7 19 (11.66%) Scala
8 18 (11.04%) VB
9 16 (9.82%) T-SQL
10 15 (9.20%) Python
11 4 (2.45%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.45%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.23%) Perl
12 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.61%) COBOL
13 1 (0.61%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.61%) VC++
13 1 (0.61%) X++
Qualifications
1 26 (15.95%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.43%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.68%) QA
2 4 (2.45%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (4.29%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (3.07%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (1.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 66 (40.49%) Microsoft
2 43 (26.38%) Sitecore
3 7 (4.29%) VMware
3 7 (4.29%) Xamarin
4 5 (3.07%) Google
4 5 (3.07%) HP
5 4 (2.45%) Oracle
6 3 (1.84%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (1.23%) Dell
7 2 (1.23%) Veritas
8 1 (0.61%) IBM
8 1 (0.61%) Infor
8 1 (0.61%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.61%) Sage
8 1 (0.61%) Twitter
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