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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 37 8 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.69% 3.88% 9.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.24% 22.22% 43.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 20
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £321 £174
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £341
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
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 £32.05
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.20%
.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
131 36 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 30.75% 17.48% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 19 40
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £390 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £87.50 £11.00 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+695.45% -16.09%
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -3 27 £350 +7.69% 35
Sunderland +1 3 - - 1
Gateshead - 3 £350 - 1
.NET
North East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 42 (57.53%) ASP.NET
2 39 (53.42%) C#
3 37 (50.68%) SQL Server
4 31 (42.47%) Microsoft
5 30 (41.10%) SQL
6 24 (32.88%) Windows
7 19 (26.03%) JavaScript
7 19 (26.03%) HTML
7 19 (26.03%) VB.NET
8 17 (23.29%) Web Services
8 17 (23.29%) SharePoint
9 16 (21.92%) CSS
10 15 (20.55%) ITIL
10 15 (20.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (17.81%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (17.81%) XML
11 13 (17.81%) Oracle
12 12 (16.44%) VB
12 12 (16.44%) Security Cleared
13 10 (13.70%) Change Management
13 10 (13.70%) MS Office
13 10 (13.70%) Visual Studio
13 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
13 10 (13.70%) SC Cleared
13 10 (13.70%) HTML5
13 10 (13.70%) CSS3
14 9 (12.33%) REST
14 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 9 (12.33%) WCF
14 9 (12.33%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 17 (23.29%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.59%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (8.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.11%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.74%) IIS
6 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.37%) Apache
6 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.37%) CMS
6 1 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (13.70%) MS Office
1 10 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.37%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) HTTP
1 1 (1.37%) Intranet
1 1 (1.37%) Internet
1 1 (1.37%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (50.68%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (17.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (12.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (9.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (8.22%) RDBMS
6 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2000
6 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (5.48%) DTS
8 3 (4.11%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (13.70%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.11%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (8.22%) Finance
1 6 (8.22%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.37%) Front Office
3 1 (1.37%) Back Office
3 1 (1.37%) Law
3 1 (1.37%) Legal
3 1 (1.37%) Advertising
3 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (54.79%) Developer
2 13 (17.81%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.44%) Applications Support
4 11 (15.07%) Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) SharePoint Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Programmer
7 5 (6.85%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (5.48%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Team Leader
8 4 (5.48%) Applications Support Specialist
8 4 (5.48%) Development Team Leader
8 4 (5.48%) Support Specialist
8 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.11%) C# Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (57.53%) ASP.NET
2 19 (26.03%) HTML
3 17 (23.29%) Web Services
4 16 (21.92%) CSS
5 13 (17.81%) XML
6 10 (13.70%) CSS3
6 10 (13.70%) HTML5
7 9 (12.33%) REST
7 9 (12.33%) WCF
8 8 (10.96%) .NET Framework
8 8 (10.96%) jQuery
8 8 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (8.22%) AppFabric
9 6 (8.22%) WF
10 5 (6.85%) WinForms
10 5 (6.85%) Ajax
10 5 (6.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (5.48%) MDX
11 4 (5.48%) ActiveX
11 4 (5.48%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) N-Tier
2 3 (4.11%) NHS
3 2 (2.74%) Clustering
4 1 (1.37%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) RIA
4 1 (1.37%) Open Source
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.88%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) UNIX
3 4 (5.48%) HPUX
4 3 (4.11%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.37%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) ITIL
2 10 (13.70%) Change Management
3 9 (12.33%) MVC
3 9 (12.33%) Configuration Management
4 7 (9.59%) Service Delivery
5 6 (8.22%) Unit Testing
5 6 (8.22%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (8.22%) CRM
5 6 (8.22%) Data Management
6 5 (6.85%) Integration Testing
6 5 (6.85%) Test Scripting
6 5 (6.85%) Web Design
6 5 (6.85%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.11%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.11%) Service Management
8 2 (2.74%) OO
8 2 (2.74%) Content Management
8 2 (2.74%) Project Management
9 1 (1.37%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 39 (53.42%) C#
2 30 (41.10%) SQL
3 19 (26.03%) JavaScript
3 19 (26.03%) VB.NET
4 12 (16.44%) VB
5 8 (10.96%) T-SQL
5 8 (10.96%) Java
6 6 (8.22%) VBScript
6 6 (8.22%) VBA
7 5 (6.85%) VB6
8 3 (4.11%) MUMPS
8 3 (4.11%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.74%) C
9 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.37%) Python
10 1 (1.37%) Ruby
10 1 (1.37%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (16.44%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.70%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.59%) Degree
4 3 (4.11%) ISEB
5 2 (2.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) ISO 9000
1 3 (4.11%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 31 (42.47%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.81%) Oracle
3 3 (4.11%) InterSystems
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco
5 1 (1.37%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.37%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.37%) HP
5 1 (1.37%) Informatica
5 1 (1.37%) Lotus
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