The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 62 42 26
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -16
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 11 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.32% 1.89% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.17% 5.93% 2.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 1
Average daily rate
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£288 £350 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +10.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
.NET Framework
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
264 135 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.65% 31.84% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 95 20
Average daily rate £450 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £57.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.56% +422.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Tyne and Wear region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Tyne and Wear region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -27 5 £325 +195.45% 8
Sunderland - 5 £275 - 1
.NET Framework
North East

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing .NET Framework 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 .NET Framework.

1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) C#
2 14 (82.35%) MVC
3 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
4 10 (58.82%) Web Services
4 10 (58.82%) jQuery
5 9 (52.94%) Entity Framework
5 9 (52.94%) CSS
5 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
5 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
6 8 (47.06%) HTML
6 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (41.18%) SQL
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
8 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (29.41%) RESTful
9 5 (29.41%) TDD
9 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (23.53%) QA
10 4 (23.53%) SOAP
11 3 (17.65%) XML
11 3 (17.65%) Project Management
11 3 (17.65%) Java
11 3 (17.65%) Selenium
11 3 (17.65%) Scrum
11 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
11 3 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing .NET Framework 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 .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (5.88%) IDMS
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) Sahi
2 2 (11.76%) HP UFT
2 2 (11.76%) WATIR
3 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Quality Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) QA Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) VB Developer
4 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 10 (58.82%) Web Services
3 10 (58.82%) jQuery
4 9 (52.94%) Entity Framework
4 9 (52.94%) CSS
5 8 (47.06%) HTML
5 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (29.41%) RESTful
8 4 (23.53%) SOAP
9 3 (17.65%) XML
9 3 (17.65%) AngularJS
9 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (11.76%) Backbone.js
10 2 (11.76%) LESS
10 2 (11.76%) WCF
11 1 (5.88%) LINQ
11 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) MVC
2 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
3 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Scrum
4 3 (17.65%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Open Source
5 2 (11.76%) MVVM
5 2 (11.76%) BDD
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.88%) Time Management
6 1 (5.88%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.88%) OOP
6 1 (5.88%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) JavaScript
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) Ruby
5 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.88%) VB6
6 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
6 1 (5.88%) COBOL
6 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle