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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 32 22 33
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Contract jobs citing C# 84 69 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.64% 7.19% 4.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.00% 20.23% 13.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 43 37
Median daily rate £378 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £271 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +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
494 341 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 39.02% 35.52% 38.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 209 232
Median daily rate £350 £355 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 8
Median hourly rate £53.50 £19.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.35% -30.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.18
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +9.45%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -12 79 £378 +6.33% 16
Durham -5 2 £300 +97.36% 1
C#
England

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 98 (62.42%) .NET
2 81 (51.59%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (41.40%) Java
4 60 (38.22%) SQL Server
4 60 (38.22%) Microsoft
5 55 (35.03%) SQL
6 52 (33.12%) JavaScript
7 50 (31.85%) ASP.NET
8 49 (31.21%) MVC
9 46 (29.30%) HTML
10 44 (28.03%) C
10 44 (28.03%) Scrum
11 35 (22.29%) Windows
11 35 (22.29%) Sitecore
12 32 (20.38%) XML
12 32 (20.38%) TDD
13 31 (19.75%) CSS
14 30 (19.11%) Security Cleared
15 27 (17.20%) BDD
16 25 (15.92%) Finance
17 23 (14.65%) .NET Framework
18 22 (14.01%) Visual Studio
18 22 (14.01%) C++
19 21 (13.38%) SC Cleared
20 20 (12.74%) BizTalk Server
20 20 (12.74%) Enterprise Software
21 19 (12.10%) jQuery
22 18 (11.46%) Integration Testing
22 18 (11.46%) VB
23 17 (10.83%) T-SQL

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 (12.74%) BizTalk Server
2 16 (10.19%) CMS
3 15 (9.55%) WebLogic
4 12 (7.64%) IIS
4 12 (7.64%) Sitecore CMS
5 10 (6.37%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.18%) Confluence
7 3 (1.91%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.91%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.27%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.27%) Apache Spark
8 2 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.27%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.64%) SAS
9 1 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 9 (5.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.64%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.27%) Office 365
3 1 (0.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.55%) DNS
1 4 (2.55%) HTTP
2 3 (1.91%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.27%) NAS
3 2 (1.27%) SNMP
3 2 (1.27%) SSL
4 1 (0.64%) Internet
4 1 (0.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (38.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (3.18%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.91%) Hadoop
6 3 (1.91%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.91%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.27%) Big Data
7 2 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.64%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.64%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.64%) EDMS
8 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (14.01%) Visual Studio
2 12 (7.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (7.01%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.37%) GCC
4 10 (6.37%) GDB
5 9 (5.73%) Git (software)
6 8 (5.10%) JIRA
7 6 (3.82%) JUnit
7 6 (3.82%) Subversion
8 5 (3.18%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.18%) Selenium
9 4 (2.55%) MSI
9 4 (2.55%) NMock
9 4 (2.55%) WiX
10 3 (1.91%) RSpec
10 3 (1.91%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.27%) Eclipse
11 2 (1.27%) HP UFT
11 2 (1.27%) JMeter
11 2 (1.27%) MSTest
General
1 25 (15.92%) Finance
2 11 (7.01%) Retail
3 10 (6.37%) Advertising
4 8 (5.10%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.91%) Games
6 2 (1.27%) Banking
7 1 (0.64%) Back Office
7 1 (0.64%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 107 (68.15%) Developer
2 40 (25.48%) .NET Developer
3 32 (20.38%) Sitecore Developer
4 30 (19.11%) C# Developer
5 24 (15.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (7.01%) Analyst
7 10 (6.37%) Architect
7 10 (6.37%) C++ Developer
7 10 (6.37%) Development Analyst
7 10 (6.37%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.10%) Agile .NET Developer
8 8 (5.10%) Agile Developer
8 8 (5.10%) Java Scala Developer
8 8 (5.10%) Scala Developer
8 8 (5.10%) Support Engineer
9 7 (4.46%) Agile C# Developer
9 7 (4.46%) Agile Java Developer
9 7 (4.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (4.46%) Xamarin Developer
10 6 (3.82%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (62.42%) .NET
2 50 (31.85%) ASP.NET
3 46 (29.30%) HTML
4 32 (20.38%) XML
5 31 (19.75%) CSS
6 23 (14.65%) .NET Framework
7 19 (12.10%) jQuery
8 16 (10.19%) Web Services
9 14 (8.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (8.28%) HTML5
11 12 (7.64%) Ajax
11 12 (7.64%) WCF
12 11 (7.01%) AngularJS
12 11 (7.01%) CSS3
13 10 (6.37%) Entity Framework
13 10 (6.37%) REST
14 9 (5.73%) JSON
15 8 (5.10%) ASP.NET Web API
15 8 (5.10%) WPF
16 6 (3.82%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.74%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.18%) User Experience
3 4 (2.55%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.55%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.27%) Clustering
4 2 (1.27%) PKI
4 2 (1.27%) Replication
5 1 (0.64%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.64%) NHS
5 1 (0.64%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 35 (22.29%) Windows
2 17 (10.83%) Linux
3 10 (6.37%) Solaris
4 8 (5.10%) Unix
4 8 (5.10%) Windows 7
4 8 (5.10%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.91%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.27%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.64%) Android
7 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (51.59%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (31.21%) MVC
3 44 (28.03%) Scrum
4 32 (20.38%) TDD
5 27 (17.20%) BDD
6 18 (11.46%) Integration Testing
7 16 (10.19%) DevOps
8 12 (7.64%) Front End Development
8 12 (7.64%) OO
8 12 (7.64%) Web Development
9 11 (7.01%) Open Source
10 10 (6.37%) Multithreaded Programming
10 10 (6.37%) Multithreading
11 9 (5.73%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (5.73%) SDLC
11 9 (5.73%) Software Engineering
12 7 (4.46%) Migration
12 7 (4.46%) PRINCE2
12 7 (4.46%) TOGAF
13 6 (3.82%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (41.40%) Java
2 55 (35.03%) SQL
3 52 (33.12%) JavaScript
4 44 (28.03%) C
5 22 (14.01%) C++
6 18 (11.46%) VB
7 17 (10.83%) T-SQL
8 11 (7.01%) Ruby
9 10 (6.37%) Python
10 7 (4.46%) Scala
11 5 (3.18%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.55%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.27%) Go
13 2 (1.27%) Perl
13 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.64%) PHP
14 1 (0.64%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.64%) VC++
14 1 (0.64%) X++
Qualifications
1 30 (19.11%) Security Cleared
2 21 (13.38%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.55%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (1.27%) Degree
6 1 (0.64%) MCSD
6 1 (0.64%) MCSE
6 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.82%) QA
2 3 (1.91%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (5.73%) VMware Workstation
2 8 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.82%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) Ansible
1 2 (1.27%) Kibana
1 2 (1.27%) logstash
1 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.27%) Puppet
1 2 (1.27%) Salt
1 2 (1.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (38.22%) Microsoft
2 35 (22.29%) Sitecore
3 9 (5.73%) VMware
4 8 (5.10%) Oracle
5 7 (4.46%) Xamarin
6 6 (3.82%) Google
6 6 (3.82%) HP
7 3 (1.91%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (1.27%) Dell
8 2 (1.27%) Veritas
9 1 (0.64%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.64%) Sage
9 1 (0.64%) Spiceworks
9 1 (0.64%) Twitter
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