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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 15 25 5
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Contract jobs citing .NET 31 10 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.71% 3.88% 12.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.27% 17.24% 59.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 7 14
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£300 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £216 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £335 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £33.84 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.43% -3.31%
.NET
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
118 58 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 29.35% 22.48% 21.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 32 21
Average daily rate £300 £268 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Average hourly rate £21.82 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

.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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 January 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 +5 22 £325 +8.33% 27
Sunderland - 9 £275 - 4
Gateshead - - - - 1
North Shields - - - - 1
.NET
North East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing .NET 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.

1 50 (67.57%) C#
2 49 (66.22%) ASP.NET
3 40 (54.05%) SQL Server
4 38 (51.35%) Microsoft
5 34 (45.95%) SQL
6 26 (35.14%) JavaScript
7 25 (33.78%) Web Services
8 21 (28.38%) VB.NET
8 21 (28.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (28.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (24.32%) HTML
10 18 (24.32%) VB
10 18 (24.32%) Windows
10 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
11 17 (22.97%) CSS
12 16 (21.62%) MS Office
12 16 (21.62%) SQL Server 2005
13 15 (20.27%) Service Delivery
13 15 (20.27%) N-Tier
14 14 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
14 14 (18.92%) VBA
14 14 (18.92%) VBScript
14 14 (18.92%) Data Management
14 14 (18.92%) Security Cleared
15 13 (17.57%) SC Cleared
15 13 (17.57%) MVC
15 13 (17.57%) XML
16 12 (16.22%) Visual Studio
16 12 (16.22%) Web Design

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (14.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.11%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.70%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.70%) CMS
3 2 (2.70%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.35%) Node.js
4 1 (1.35%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.35%) Mule
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.35%) Apache
4 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 16 (21.62%) MS Office
3 3 (4.05%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (6.76%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Office 365
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) FTP
2 2 (2.70%) Intranet
3 1 (1.35%) Internet
3 1 (1.35%) Extranet
3 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (54.05%) SQL Server
2 21 (28.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 21 (28.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (21.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 10 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.35%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (16.22%) Visual Studio
1 12 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.35%) Front Office
3 1 (1.35%) Back Office
3 1 (1.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (68.92%) Developer
2 26 (35.14%) .NET Developer
3 7 (9.46%) Programmer
4 6 (8.11%) Applications Support
4 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (8.11%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (6.76%) VB Programmer
6 3 (4.05%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Designer
6 3 (4.05%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.05%) SQL Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (4.05%) Analyst
7 2 (2.70%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (2.70%) Applications Support Specialist
7 2 (2.70%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (2.70%) Applications Support Analyst
7 2 (2.70%) Manual Tester
7 2 (2.70%) Interface Designer
7 2 (2.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (66.22%) ASP.NET
2 25 (33.78%) Web Services
3 18 (24.32%) HTML
4 17 (22.97%) CSS
5 13 (17.57%) XML
6 12 (16.22%) jQuery
7 10 (13.51%) .NET Framework
7 10 (13.51%) MDX
7 10 (13.51%) WCF
7 10 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (12.16%) Ajax
9 8 (10.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (9.46%) CSS3
10 7 (9.46%) HTML5
11 6 (8.11%) REST
12 5 (6.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (6.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (6.76%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (5.41%) AngularJS
14 3 (4.05%) FusionCharts
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) N-Tier
2 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.35%) Open Source
3 1 (1.35%) RIA
3 1 (1.35%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.32%) Windows
2 3 (4.05%) UNIX
2 3 (4.05%) HPUX
3 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.27%) Service Delivery
3 14 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (18.92%) Data Management
4 13 (17.57%) MVC
5 12 (16.22%) Web Design
6 6 (8.11%) CRM
6 6 (8.11%) Web Application Development
7 5 (6.76%) ITIL
8 3 (4.05%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.05%) Service Management
8 3 (4.05%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.05%) OO
9 2 (2.70%) Software Testing
9 2 (2.70%) Change Management
9 2 (2.70%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (2.70%) MVVM
10 1 (1.35%) DevOps
10 1 (1.35%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (1.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 50 (67.57%) C#
2 34 (45.95%) SQL
3 26 (35.14%) JavaScript
4 21 (28.38%) VB.NET
5 18 (24.32%) VB
6 14 (18.92%) VBA
6 14 (18.92%) VBScript
7 5 (6.76%) VB6
7 5 (6.76%) Java
7 5 (6.76%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.05%) C
9 1 (1.35%) Ruby
9 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.35%) Python
9 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 13 (17.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.70%) ISEB
3 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 38 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.46%) Oracle
3 4 (5.41%) IBM
4 2 (2.70%) Lotus
5 1 (1.35%) InterSystems
5 1 (1.35%) Informatica
5 1 (1.35%) HP
5 1 (1.35%) Business Objects
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