The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 19 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 23 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing .NET 63 93 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.70% 13.29% 8.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.58% 36.90% 31.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 61 33
Median daily rate £350 £375 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £300 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%

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
237 252 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 32.73% 36.00% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 160 82
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £520 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.27% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +15.67%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

.NET
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 across the Tyne and Wear region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

.NET
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 across the Tyne and Wear region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -14 61 £350 -6.91% 23
Tyneside - 5 £508 -
.NET
North East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for .NET.

1 103 (61.68%) C#
2 85 (50.90%) Agile Software Development
3 84 (50.30%) ASP.NET
4 69 (41.32%) Microsoft
5 65 (38.92%) MVC
5 65 (38.92%) TDD
6 51 (30.54%) Java
7 50 (29.94%) Sitecore
8 48 (28.74%) SQL Server
9 47 (28.14%) SQL
10 45 (26.95%) BDD
11 44 (26.35%) JavaScript
12 39 (23.35%) DevOps
13 35 (20.96%) Scrum
14 33 (19.76%) XML
15 30 (17.96%) Windows
16 29 (17.37%) HTML
16 29 (17.37%) Continuous Integration
17 26 (15.57%) Ruby
18 25 (14.97%) Security Cleared
18 25 (14.97%) Finance
19 24 (14.37%) Linux
19 24 (14.37%) ASP.NET MVC
20 23 (13.77%) CSS
21 19 (11.38%) MS Excel
21 19 (11.38%) Open Source
21 19 (11.38%) QA
21 19 (11.38%) Cucumber
22 18 (10.78%) SC Cleared
22 18 (10.78%) Web Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 17 (10.18%) IIS
2 15 (8.98%) CMS
2 15 (8.98%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (5.39%) SAS
4 7 (4.19%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.59%) Apache
5 6 (3.59%) Jetty
5 6 (3.59%) Mongrel
5 6 (3.59%) nginx
5 6 (3.59%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.59%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.99%) OpenROAD
6 5 (2.99%) OpenStack
7 4 (2.40%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.80%) Tuxedo
9 2 (1.20%) Confluence
9 2 (1.20%) GeoServer
9 2 (1.20%) NServiceBus
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (11.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.59%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.59%) Google App Engine
2 6 (3.59%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.40%) IaaS
3 4 (2.40%) PaaS
3 4 (2.40%) SaaS
4 2 (1.20%) HP Helion
4 2 (1.20%) Office 365
5 1 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.59%) DHCP
1 6 (3.59%) DNS
1 6 (3.59%) FTP
1 6 (3.59%) HTTP
1 6 (3.59%) IPsec
1 6 (3.59%) SSL
1 6 (3.59%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.20%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (28.74%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.59%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.20%) GIS
6 2 (1.20%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (1.20%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (0.60%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.60%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.60%) MS Access
7 1 (0.60%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (11.38%) Cucumber
2 17 (10.18%) Selenium
2 17 (10.18%) Visual Studio
3 15 (8.98%) HP UFT
4 14 (8.38%) Git (software)
5 13 (7.78%) Sahi
5 13 (7.78%) WATIR
6 11 (6.59%) Jenkins
7 6 (3.59%) Travis CI
8 4 (2.40%) LoadRunner
9 3 (1.80%) MSI
9 3 (1.80%) NMock
9 3 (1.80%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.80%) WiX
10 2 (1.20%) JIRA
10 2 (1.20%) JMeter
10 2 (1.20%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.60%) Maven
11 1 (0.60%) MSTest
11 1 (0.60%) Subversion
General
1 25 (14.97%) Finance
2 9 (5.39%) Advertising
3 4 (2.40%) Back Office
4 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.60%) Retail
4 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 117 (70.06%) Developer
2 52 (31.14%) .NET Developer
3 44 (26.35%) Sitecore Developer
4 29 (17.37%) C# Developer
5 17 (10.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (7.78%) Java Developer
7 12 (7.19%) ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (7.19%) Software Developer
8 9 (5.39%) Architect
8 9 (5.39%) QA Engineer
8 9 (5.39%) Scala Developer
8 9 (5.39%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.79%) Java Scala Developer
9 8 (4.79%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.19%) C# Software Developer
10 7 (4.19%) Ruby Developer
10 7 (4.19%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (4.19%) SQL Developer
11 6 (3.59%) Microsoft Developer
11 6 (3.59%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (50.30%) ASP.NET
2 33 (19.76%) XML
3 29 (17.37%) HTML
4 24 (14.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (13.77%) CSS
6 18 (10.78%) Web Services
7 17 (10.18%) .NET Framework
8 15 (8.98%) jQuery
9 13 (7.78%) Spring
9 13 (7.78%) Spring MVC
10 11 (6.59%) Play Framework
10 11 (6.59%) Ruby on Rails
11 8 (4.79%) AngularJS
11 8 (4.79%) WPF
12 7 (4.19%) Ajax
13 6 (3.59%) Entity Framework
13 6 (3.59%) HTML5
13 6 (3.59%) J2EE
13 6 (3.59%) Servlets
14 5 (2.99%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.79%) Computer Science
1 8 (4.79%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.59%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (2.99%) NHS
4 4 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.40%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.20%) Clustering
6 2 (1.20%) PKI
6 2 (1.20%) Replication
7 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.60%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 30 (17.96%) Windows
2 24 (14.37%) Linux
3 13 (7.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (6.59%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.39%) Android
5 9 (5.39%) Apple iOS
6 8 (4.79%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (4.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (4.19%) Windows XP
8 6 (3.59%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.80%) Unix
10 2 (1.20%) AIX
10 2 (1.20%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.20%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.60%) Solaris
11 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (50.90%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (38.92%) MVC
2 65 (38.92%) TDD
3 45 (26.95%) BDD
4 39 (23.35%) DevOps
5 35 (20.96%) Scrum
6 29 (17.37%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (11.38%) Open Source
8 17 (10.18%) Unit Testing
9 14 (8.38%) Test Automation
10 13 (7.78%) OO
11 12 (7.19%) Automated Testing
12 11 (6.59%) Microservices
12 11 (6.59%) SDLC
12 11 (6.59%) SOLID
13 10 (5.99%) ITIL
14 9 (5.39%) Mentoring
14 9 (5.39%) Software Engineering
15 8 (4.79%) Application Packaging
15 8 (4.79%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 103 (61.68%) C#
2 51 (30.54%) Java
3 47 (28.14%) SQL
4 44 (26.35%) JavaScript
5 26 (15.57%) Ruby
6 13 (7.78%) PowerShell
7 12 (7.19%) C
8 11 (6.59%) Scala
9 10 (5.99%) T-SQL
10 8 (4.79%) VB.NET
11 7 (4.19%) VB
12 4 (2.40%) Python
13 3 (1.80%) Perl
13 3 (1.80%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.60%) C++
15 1 (0.60%) VB6
Qualifications
1 25 (14.97%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.78%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.39%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.79%) Degree
5 7 (4.19%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (4.19%) MCSE
6 5 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.80%) MCSA
8 1 (0.60%) CISSP
8 1 (0.60%) SANS
8 1 (0.60%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.38%) QA
2 8 (4.79%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (8.98%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.59%) Xen
4 5 (2.99%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.80%) vSphere
6 1 (0.60%) Docker
6 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.60%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (4.79%) AirWatch
2 6 (3.59%) Puppet
3 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 69 (41.32%) Microsoft
2 50 (29.94%) Sitecore
3 15 (8.98%) Oracle
4 11 (6.59%) VMware
5 8 (4.79%) HP
6 6 (3.59%) Google
6 6 (3.59%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.60%) Apple
7 1 (0.60%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.60%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.60%) SOASTA, Inc
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