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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 30 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Contract jobs citing .NET 28 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 5.11% 4.94% 9.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.37% 17.65% 40.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 16
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £216 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £325 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.98%
.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
171 68 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.20% 27.98% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 35 31
Average daily rate £360 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £201 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Average hourly rate £24.66 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

.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 24 December 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 24 December 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 22 £315 +5.00% 8
Sunderland +4 6 £238 - 3
Gateshead - - - - 5
North Shields - - - -
.NET
North East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 48 (66.67%) C#
2 46 (63.89%) ASP.NET
3 39 (54.17%) SQL Server
4 32 (44.44%) SQL
5 31 (43.06%) Microsoft
6 26 (36.11%) Web Services
7 24 (33.33%) Windows
8 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
8 22 (30.56%) VB.NET
8 22 (30.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 19 (26.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (23.61%) HTML
10 17 (23.61%) MS Excel
11 16 (22.22%) MS Office
11 16 (22.22%) XML
11 16 (22.22%) CSS
11 16 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
11 16 (22.22%) VB
12 15 (20.83%) Service Delivery
12 15 (20.83%) MVC
12 15 (20.83%) N-Tier
13 14 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (19.44%) VBA
13 14 (19.44%) VBScript
13 14 (19.44%) Data Management
13 14 (19.44%) Security Cleared
14 13 (18.06%) SC Cleared
14 13 (18.06%) WCF
15 12 (16.67%) Web Design

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (13.89%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.78%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.39%) Node.js
4 1 (1.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.39%) Mule
4 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (23.61%) MS Excel
2 16 (22.22%) MS Office
3 2 (2.78%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.56%) Office 365
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Intranet
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.39%) Extranet
2 1 (1.39%) FTP
2 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 22 (30.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (26.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (13.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.39%) InterSystems Cache
8 1 (1.39%) DTS
8 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 8 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
1 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.39%) Legal
2 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.39%) Front Office
2 1 (1.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 47 (65.28%) Developer
2 23 (31.94%) .NET Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Applications Support
4 6 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (5.56%) Support Specialist
6 4 (5.56%) Programmer
6 4 (5.56%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (5.56%) Applications Support Specialist
7 3 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (4.17%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Designer
8 2 (2.78%) CRM Developer
8 2 (2.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.78%) VB Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (63.89%) ASP.NET
2 26 (36.11%) Web Services
3 17 (23.61%) HTML
4 16 (22.22%) XML
4 16 (22.22%) CSS
5 13 (18.06%) WCF
6 12 (16.67%) .NET Framework
7 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (13.89%) jQuery
8 10 (13.89%) Ajax
8 10 (13.89%) MDX
9 9 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (8.33%) REST
10 6 (8.33%) CSS3
10 6 (8.33%) HTML5
10 6 (8.33%) AppFabric
10 6 (8.33%) WF
11 5 (6.94%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 4 (5.56%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) N-Tier
2 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.39%) NHS
3 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.39%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.39%) RIA
3 1 (1.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) UNIX
3 4 (5.56%) HPUX
4 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.83%) Service Delivery
2 15 (20.83%) MVC
3 14 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (19.44%) Data Management
4 12 (16.67%) Web Design
5 11 (15.28%) ITIL
6 6 (8.33%) Change Management
6 6 (8.33%) Web Application Development
7 3 (4.17%) Service Management
7 3 (4.17%) Unit Testing
7 3 (4.17%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.17%) OO
7 3 (4.17%) CRM
8 2 (2.78%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (2.78%) Software Testing
8 2 (2.78%) MVVM
9 1 (1.39%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (1.39%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.39%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 48 (66.67%) C#
2 32 (44.44%) SQL
3 22 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 22 (30.56%) VB.NET
4 16 (22.22%) VB
5 14 (19.44%) VBScript
5 14 (19.44%) VBA
6 6 (8.33%) Java
7 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.17%) C
8 3 (4.17%) VB6
9 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.39%) Ruby
10 1 (1.39%) Python
10 1 (1.39%) C++
10 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.06%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.78%) ISEB
3 2 (2.78%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 31 (43.06%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (2.78%) Lotus
4 1 (1.39%) InterSystems
4 1 (1.39%) Business Objects
4 1 (1.39%) IBM
4 1 (1.39%) HP
4 1 (1.39%) Informatica
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