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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 58 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.53% - 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.70% - 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£275 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +10.76%
.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
176 66 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.26% 27.85% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 32 35
Average daily rate £355 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £194 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Average hourly rate £24.66 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

.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 19 December 2014. 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 - 2 £270 - 5
Sunderland - 1 £275 - 1
Gateshead - - - - 2
.NET Framework
North East

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) MVC
2 9 (75.00%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (58.33%) WCF
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle
5 5 (41.67%) Ajax
6 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (25.00%) SQL
7 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (25.00%) XML
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL
8 2 (16.67%) Service Management
8 2 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (16.67%) jQuery
8 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (16.67%) WF
8 2 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (16.67%) AppFabric
8 2 (16.67%) MVVM
8 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
8 2 (16.67%) AngularJS

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Front Office
1 1 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (58.33%) WCF
3 7 (58.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (41.67%) Ajax
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) jQuery
6 2 (16.67%) WF
6 2 (16.67%) AppFabric
6 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (8.33%) SignalR
7 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (8.33%) REST
7 1 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) RIA
1 1 (8.33%) Web 2.0
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) HPUX
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
4 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
4 2 (16.67%) MVVM
4 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (8.33%) OO
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft