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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 68 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 58 42 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.03% 6.49% 7.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.49% 26.92% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 33 22
Median daily rate £325 £288 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £325 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.68 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
.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
283 156 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 19.68% 24.11% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 104 67
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £263 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 1 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.68 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.62% -56.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

.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 30 June 2016.

.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 30 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -36 39 £323 +2.38% 22
Sunderland -1 16 £350 +21.73% 2
Gateshead - 1 £350 - 3
.NET
North East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, 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 87 (70.73%) C#
2 59 (47.97%) ASP.NET
3 57 (46.34%) SQL Server
4 56 (45.53%) JavaScript
5 44 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (34.96%) SQL
7 38 (30.89%) Java
8 37 (30.08%) VB
8 37 (30.08%) HTML
8 37 (30.08%) XML
9 36 (29.27%) CSS
10 34 (27.64%) Visual Studio
11 28 (22.76%) Microsoft
12 25 (20.33%) Web Services
13 24 (19.51%) VB.NET
13 24 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
14 22 (17.89%) Security Cleared
14 22 (17.89%) IIS
14 22 (17.89%) MVC
15 21 (17.07%) Web Development
16 20 (16.26%) HTML5
17 19 (15.45%) SQL Server 2008
18 18 (14.63%) .NET Framework
18 18 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
18 18 (14.63%) Relational Database
19 17 (13.82%) AngularJS
19 17 (13.82%) SC Cleared
19 17 (13.82%) ASP.NET MVC
20 16 (13.01%) Finance
20 16 (13.01%) T-SQL

.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 22 (17.89%) IIS
2 16 (13.01%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.88%) CMS
4 4 (3.25%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.44%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.63%) Apache
6 2 (1.63%) JBoss
6 2 (1.63%) Jetty
6 2 (1.63%) nginx
6 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.63%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.81%) Confluence
7 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (8.13%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.63%) Google App Engine
3 2 (1.63%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.63%) IaaS
4 1 (0.81%) PaaS
4 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.57%) SSL
1 13 (10.57%) TCP/IP
2 12 (9.76%) DNS
3 8 (6.50%) Internet
4 5 (4.07%) HTTP
5 2 (1.63%) DHCP
5 2 (1.63%) FTP
5 2 (1.63%) IPsec
6 1 (0.81%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.81%) Network Security
6 1 (0.81%) PBX
6 1 (0.81%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (46.34%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (14.63%) Relational Database
4 12 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (6.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (5.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (4.07%) RDBMS
8 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (3.25%) MongoDB
10 3 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (1.63%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.81%) Big Data
12 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.81%) ObjectStore
12 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.81%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 34 (27.64%) Visual Studio
2 24 (19.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (8.13%) Jenkins
4 8 (6.50%) Subversion
5 7 (5.69%) Maven
6 6 (4.88%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.63%) JIRA
7 2 (1.63%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.63%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.81%) Bower
8 1 (0.81%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.81%) Grunt
8 1 (0.81%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.81%) JMeter
8 1 (0.81%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.81%) MSTest
8 1 (0.81%) NuGet
8 1 (0.81%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.81%) Selenium
8 1 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (13.01%) Finance
2 4 (3.25%) Advertising
3 3 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.63%) Marketing
4 2 (1.63%) Retail
5 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 88 (71.54%) Developer
2 42 (34.15%) .NET Developer
3 28 (22.76%) C# Developer
4 17 (13.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (10.57%) VB.NET Developer
6 12 (9.76%) Java Developer
7 10 (8.13%) SQL Developer
8 9 (7.32%) ASP Developer
8 9 (7.32%) Xamarin Developer
9 8 (6.50%) CRM Developer
9 8 (6.50%) Microsoft Developer
9 8 (6.50%) SharePoint Engineer
9 8 (6.50%) VB Developer
10 7 (5.69%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 7 (5.69%) Tester
10 7 (5.69%) Web Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Applications Developer
11 6 (4.88%) Senior Developer
12 5 (4.07%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (47.97%) ASP.NET
2 37 (30.08%) HTML
2 37 (30.08%) XML
3 36 (29.27%) CSS
4 25 (20.33%) Web Services
5 20 (16.26%) HTML5
6 18 (14.63%) .NET Framework
7 17 (13.82%) AngularJS
7 17 (13.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (12.20%) jQuery
9 14 (11.38%) ADO.NET
10 12 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (8.13%) CSS3
12 9 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 8 (6.50%) Entity Framework
13 8 (6.50%) Node.js
14 7 (5.69%) Classic ASP
15 5 (4.07%) Ajax
16 4 (3.25%) CAML
16 4 (3.25%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.57%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.88%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.44%) Virtual Team
4 2 (1.63%) CESG
4 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.63%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.63%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.81%) PKI
5 1 (0.81%) Social Media
5 1 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.32%) Linux
1 9 (7.32%) Windows
2 5 (4.07%) Mac OS X
2 5 (4.07%) Unix
3 4 (3.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.81%) Android
4 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.89%) MVC
3 21 (17.07%) Web Development
4 18 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (12.20%) Scrum
5 15 (12.20%) Test Scripting
6 14 (11.38%) CRM
7 12 (9.76%) TDD
8 10 (8.13%) Software Engineering
9 9 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (7.32%) Migration
9 9 (7.32%) SDLC
9 9 (7.32%) Test Automation
10 8 (6.50%) BDD
10 8 (6.50%) Configuration Management
10 8 (6.50%) OO
11 7 (5.69%) Data Management
11 7 (5.69%) Web Design
12 6 (4.88%) Microsoft Office Automation
13 5 (4.07%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 87 (70.73%) C#
2 56 (45.53%) JavaScript
3 43 (34.96%) SQL
4 38 (30.89%) Java
5 37 (30.08%) VB
6 24 (19.51%) VB.NET
7 16 (13.01%) T-SQL
8 15 (12.20%) PowerShell
9 13 (10.57%) C
10 12 (9.76%) Python
11 9 (7.32%) Shell Script
12 8 (6.50%) Perl
12 8 (6.50%) Ruby
12 8 (6.50%) VB6
13 7 (5.69%) C++
14 5 (4.07%) VBA
15 4 (3.25%) COBOL
15 4 (3.25%) FQL
15 4 (3.25%) PL/1
16 3 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (17.89%) Security Cleared
2 17 (13.82%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.13%) MCSD
3 10 (8.13%) MCSE
3 10 (8.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.69%) BPSS Clearance
4 7 (5.69%) Degree
5 3 (2.44%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.63%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (1.63%) QA
1 2 (1.63%) WAI
1 2 (1.63%) WCAG
2 1 (0.81%) GPG13
2 1 (0.81%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.63%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.63%) Xen
2 1 (0.81%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.81%) Puppet
1 1 (0.81%) StatsD
Vendors
1 28 (22.76%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.13%) Oracle
2 10 (8.13%) Xamarin
3 4 (3.25%) HP
4 3 (2.44%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.63%) Citrix
5 2 (1.63%) Google
5 2 (1.63%) VMware
6 1 (0.81%) Apigee
6 1 (0.81%) Mashery
6 1 (0.81%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.81%) Spiceworks
6 1 (0.81%) Tableau
6 1 (0.81%) Teradata
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