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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 22 20 13
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 45 6 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.05% 3.61% 9.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.96% 18.18% 32.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 5 21
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £321 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £355 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £87.50 - £13.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
.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
196 33 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 35.06% 19.88% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 18 46
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £318 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Average hourly rate £28.75 - £13.11
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.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 1 October 2014.

.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 1 October 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 -12 34 £300 -7.69% 36
Sunderland - 3 £325 - 1
Gateshead - 3 £350 - 2
.NET
North East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 45 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 41 (54.67%) C#
3 36 (48.00%) SQL Server
4 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 28 (37.33%) SQL
6 23 (30.67%) Windows
7 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
7 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (25.33%) HTML
9 18 (24.00%) VB.NET
9 18 (24.00%) SharePoint
10 16 (21.33%) Web Services
11 15 (20.00%) CSS
12 14 (18.67%) ITIL
12 14 (18.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (17.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (17.33%) XML
13 13 (17.33%) MVC
14 12 (16.00%) Oracle
14 12 (16.00%) VB
15 11 (14.67%) Visual Studio
15 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared
15 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
16 10 (13.33%) WCF
16 10 (13.33%) REST
16 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
17 9 (12.00%) Configuration Management
17 9 (12.00%) MS Office
17 9 (12.00%) CSS3
17 9 (12.00%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 18 (24.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (8.00%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.67%) IIS
5 2 (2.67%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.33%) Apache
6 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.33%) CMS
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.67%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (9.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.67%) Intranet
2 1 (1.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.33%) Internet
2 1 (1.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (17.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (10.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (10.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (8.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 5 (6.67%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (5.33%) DTS
8 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (14.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (9.33%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
4 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.33%) Front Office
4 1 (1.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (61.33%) Developer
2 16 (21.33%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.00%) Applications Support
4 9 (12.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 6 (8.00%) Programmer
7 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Applications Support Specialist
8 4 (5.33%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Support Specialist
8 4 (5.33%) Applications Specialist
9 3 (4.00%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Web Developer
9 3 (4.00%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.00%) CRM Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 2 (2.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (25.33%) HTML
3 16 (21.33%) Web Services
4 15 (20.00%) CSS
5 13 (17.33%) XML
6 11 (14.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (13.33%) WCF
7 10 (13.33%) REST
8 9 (12.00%) CSS3
8 9 (12.00%) HTML5
8 9 (12.00%) .NET Framework
9 7 (9.33%) jQuery
10 6 (8.00%) WF
10 6 (8.00%) AppFabric
10 6 (8.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (6.67%) Ajax
12 4 (5.33%) MDX
12 4 (5.33%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (5.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (2.67%) Clustering
2 2 (2.67%) NHS
3 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.33%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 23 (30.67%) Windows
2 5 (6.67%) UNIX
3 4 (5.33%) HPUX
4 3 (4.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (18.67%) ITIL
3 13 (17.33%) MVC
4 9 (12.00%) Configuration Management
5 8 (10.67%) Change Management
6 7 (9.33%) CRM
6 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
6 7 (9.33%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.00%) Data Management
7 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.67%) Web Design
9 4 (5.33%) Integration Testing
9 4 (5.33%) Test Scripting
10 3 (4.00%) Service Management
11 2 (2.67%) Problem Management
11 2 (2.67%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (2.67%) MVVM
11 2 (2.67%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (2.67%) Software Testing
11 2 (2.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 41 (54.67%) C#
2 28 (37.33%) SQL
3 21 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (24.00%) VB.NET
5 12 (16.00%) VB
6 8 (10.67%) T-SQL
7 6 (8.00%) VBScript
7 6 (8.00%) VBA
8 5 (6.67%) Java
8 5 (6.67%) VB6
9 3 (4.00%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.67%) Shell Script
10 2 (2.67%) MUMPS
10 2 (2.67%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (14.67%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.67%) Degree
4 3 (4.00%) ISEB
5 2 (2.67%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) HL7
1 2 (2.67%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.00%) Oracle
3 2 (2.67%) InterSystems
3 2 (2.67%) Lotus
3 2 (2.67%) Cisco
4 1 (1.33%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.33%) Informatica
4 1 (1.33%) HP
4 1 (1.33%) Sitecore
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day 3 months contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago