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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 24 11 23
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Contract jobs citing .NET 75 75 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.54% 10.84% 6.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.61% 34.56% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 51 25
Median daily rate £438 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.83 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.34% +28.69%

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
230 217 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 29.26% 31.36% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 135 85
Median daily rate £375 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

.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 22 January 2017.

.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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -13 69 £400 - 13
Tyneside - 7 £508 -
Sunderland - 1 - - 1
.NET
North East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 93 (57.06%) C#
2 77 (47.24%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (44.17%) ASP.NET
4 64 (39.26%) Microsoft
5 62 (38.04%) TDD
6 54 (33.13%) MVC
6 54 (33.13%) Java
7 50 (30.67%) BDD
8 48 (29.45%) SQL
9 47 (28.83%) SQL Server
10 44 (26.99%) Sitecore
11 37 (22.70%) JavaScript
11 37 (22.70%) XML
12 33 (20.25%) Scrum
12 33 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (19.63%) DevOps
14 28 (17.18%) Ruby
14 28 (17.18%) HTML
15 27 (16.56%) Windows
16 26 (15.95%) Security Cleared
17 25 (15.34%) Open Source
17 25 (15.34%) QA
18 24 (14.72%) Finance
18 24 (14.72%) Web Services
19 23 (14.11%) Selenium
20 22 (13.50%) CSS
21 21 (12.88%) HP UFT
22 20 (12.27%) Cucumber
22 20 (12.27%) Test Automation
23 19 (11.66%) Sahi

.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 17 (10.43%) IIS
2 15 (9.20%) CMS
2 15 (9.20%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (5.52%) SAS
4 6 (3.68%) Apache
4 6 (3.68%) Jetty
4 6 (3.68%) Mongrel
4 6 (3.68%) nginx
4 6 (3.68%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.68%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.68%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.07%) OpenROAD
5 5 (3.07%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.45%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.84%) Tuxedo
8 2 (1.23%) Confluence
8 2 (1.23%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 16 (9.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.23%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.68%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.68%) Amazon EC2
1 6 (3.68%) Google App Engine
1 6 (3.68%) Google Cloud Platform
1 6 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.45%) IaaS
2 4 (2.45%) PaaS
2 4 (2.45%) SaaS
3 2 (1.23%) HP Helion
3 2 (1.23%) Office 365
4 1 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.68%) DHCP
1 6 (3.68%) DNS
1 6 (3.68%) FTP
1 6 (3.68%) HTTP
1 6 (3.68%) IPsec
1 6 (3.68%) SSL
1 6 (3.68%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.23%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (28.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.68%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 2 (1.23%) SAS Enterprise Miner
7 1 (0.61%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (14.11%) Selenium
2 21 (12.88%) HP UFT
3 20 (12.27%) Cucumber
4 19 (11.66%) Sahi
4 19 (11.66%) WATIR
5 17 (10.43%) Visual Studio
6 11 (6.75%) Jenkins
7 8 (4.91%) Git (software)
8 6 (3.68%) Travis CI
9 4 (2.45%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.84%) MSI
10 3 (1.84%) NMock
10 3 (1.84%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.84%) WiX
11 2 (1.23%) JIRA
11 2 (1.23%) JMeter
11 2 (1.23%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 1 (0.61%) Maven
12 1 (0.61%) Subversion
General
1 24 (14.72%) Finance
2 9 (5.52%) Advertising
3 5 (3.07%) Retail
4 4 (2.45%) Back Office
4 4 (2.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 108 (66.26%) Developer
2 51 (31.29%) .NET Developer
3 38 (23.31%) Sitecore Developer
4 25 (15.34%) C# Developer
5 17 (10.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (7.36%) Software Developer
7 11 (6.75%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (6.75%) QA Engineer
8 10 (6.13%) Java Developer
9 9 (5.52%) Architect
9 9 (5.52%) Senior Developer
10 8 (4.91%) Scala Developer
10 8 (4.91%) Support Engineer
11 7 (4.29%) Java Scala Developer
11 7 (4.29%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (4.29%) SQL Developer
11 7 (4.29%) Xamarin Developer
12 6 (3.68%) Microsoft Developer
12 6 (3.68%) QA Tester
12 6 (3.68%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (44.17%) ASP.NET
2 37 (22.70%) XML
3 28 (17.18%) HTML
4 24 (14.72%) Web Services
5 22 (13.50%) CSS
6 17 (10.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (8.59%) .NET Framework
7 14 (8.59%) jQuery
8 8 (4.91%) AngularJS
9 7 (4.29%) Play Framework
9 7 (4.29%) Ruby on Rails
9 7 (4.29%) Spring
9 7 (4.29%) Spring MVC
10 6 (3.68%) Ajax
10 6 (3.68%) HTML5
10 6 (3.68%) J2EE
10 6 (3.68%) Servlets
10 6 (3.68%) WPF
11 5 (3.07%) CSS3
11 5 (3.07%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.91%) Computer Science
1 8 (4.91%) Mobile App
2 6 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.07%) NHS
4 4 (2.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.23%) Clustering
5 2 (1.23%) PKI
5 2 (1.23%) Replication
6 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.56%) Windows
2 18 (11.04%) Linux
3 13 (7.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (6.75%) Windows Server
5 9 (5.52%) Android
5 9 (5.52%) Apple iOS
6 8 (4.91%) Windows Mobile
6 8 (4.91%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (4.29%) Windows XP
8 5 (3.07%) Windows 7
9 3 (1.84%) Unix
10 2 (1.23%) AIX
10 2 (1.23%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.23%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (47.24%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (38.04%) TDD
3 54 (33.13%) MVC
4 50 (30.67%) BDD
5 33 (20.25%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (20.25%) Scrum
6 32 (19.63%) DevOps
7 25 (15.34%) Open Source
8 20 (12.27%) Test Automation
9 12 (7.36%) Unit Testing
10 10 (6.13%) ITIL
10 10 (6.13%) OO
10 10 (6.13%) SDLC
11 8 (4.91%) Application Packaging
11 8 (4.91%) Automated Testing
11 8 (4.91%) Mentoring
11 8 (4.91%) PRINCE2
11 8 (4.91%) Software Engineering
11 8 (4.91%) SOLID
11 8 (4.91%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 93 (57.06%) C#
2 54 (33.13%) Java
3 48 (29.45%) SQL
4 37 (22.70%) JavaScript
5 28 (17.18%) Ruby
6 12 (7.36%) C
7 11 (6.75%) PowerShell
8 9 (5.52%) T-SQL
8 9 (5.52%) VB.NET
9 7 (4.29%) Scala
9 7 (4.29%) VB
10 4 (2.45%) Python
11 3 (1.84%) Perl
11 3 (1.84%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.61%) C++
13 1 (0.61%) VB6
Qualifications
1 26 (15.95%) Security Cleared
2 18 (11.04%) SC Cleared
3 9 (5.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.91%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (4.91%) Degree
5 7 (4.29%) MCSE
6 5 (3.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.84%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.84%) MCSA
8 1 (0.61%) CISSP
8 1 (0.61%) SANS
8 1 (0.61%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (15.34%) QA
2 10 (6.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (8.59%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.68%) Xen
4 5 (3.07%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (1.84%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.84%) vSphere
6 1 (0.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (4.91%) AirWatch
2 6 (3.68%) Puppet
3 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (39.26%) Microsoft
2 44 (26.99%) Sitecore
3 14 (8.59%) Oracle
4 11 (6.75%) VMware
5 8 (4.91%) HP
6 7 (4.29%) Xamarin
7 6 (3.68%) Google
8 2 (1.23%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.61%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.61%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.61%) SOASTA, Inc
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