The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 17 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 27 11 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.58% 5.42% 9.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.67% 32.35% 35.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 17
Average daily rate
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£265 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.46% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £322 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £360 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
91 34 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 25.56% 16.75% 25.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 18 53
Average daily rate £300 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £36.00 £11.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.27% -68.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%
.NET
North East

.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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -5 19 £265 -18.46% 44
Sunderland +1 6 - - 1
Gateshead - 1 £350 - 3
.NET
North East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 53 (59.55%) SQL Server
2 50 (56.18%) C#
3 43 (48.31%) ASP.NET
4 37 (41.57%) Oracle
5 33 (37.08%) Test Scripting
6 32 (35.96%) VB.NET
6 32 (35.96%) Microsoft
7 30 (33.71%) Security Cleared
8 28 (31.46%) SC Cleared
8 28 (31.46%) Java
9 26 (29.21%) RDBMS
9 26 (29.21%) Relational Database
10 25 (28.09%) Integration Testing
10 25 (28.09%) SharePoint
11 24 (26.97%) Windows
12 21 (23.60%) Manufacturing
13 20 (22.47%) Finance
13 20 (22.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 20 (22.47%) HTML
14 18 (20.22%) JavaScript
14 18 (20.22%) SQL
14 18 (20.22%) ITIL
14 18 (20.22%) CRM
14 18 (20.22%) BizTalk Server
14 18 (20.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 17 (19.10%) Dynamics CRM
15 17 (19.10%) Degree
16 16 (17.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 15 (16.85%) Configuration Management
18 14 (15.73%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 25 (28.09%) SharePoint
2 18 (20.22%) BizTalk Server
3 14 (15.73%) WebSphere
4 10 (11.24%) Tuxedo
5 9 (10.11%) SAS
6 4 (4.49%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.25%) IIS
8 1 (1.12%) CMS
8 1 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.37%) MS Visio
2 3 (3.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (19.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) VPN
1 1 (1.12%) VoIP
1 1 (1.12%) Firewall
1 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (59.55%) SQL Server
2 26 (29.21%) RDBMS
2 26 (29.21%) Relational Database
3 20 (22.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (20.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (17.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (8.99%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (4.49%) DTS
9 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.49%) StarTeam
3 3 (3.37%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 21 (23.60%) Manufacturing
2 20 (22.47%) Finance
3 3 (3.37%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (3.37%) Legal
4 1 (1.12%) Law
4 1 (1.12%) Advertising
4 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (57.30%) Developer
2 14 (15.73%) Analyst
3 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Developer
3 12 (13.48%) .NET Developer
4 10 (11.24%) Applications Support
5 9 (10.11%) Programmer
6 8 (8.99%) SOA Developer
7 7 (7.87%) Applications Specialist
8 5 (5.62%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.62%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.49%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (4.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.49%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.49%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (4.49%) SharePoint Developer
10 3 (3.37%) Applications Support Specialist
10 3 (3.37%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.37%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (48.31%) ASP.NET
2 20 (22.47%) HTML
3 14 (15.73%) CSS
4 11 (12.36%) XML
4 11 (12.36%) Middleware
4 11 (12.36%) Oracle Fusion
5 9 (10.11%) Web Services
6 8 (8.99%) CSS3
6 8 (8.99%) HTML5
7 7 (7.87%) WCF
7 7 (7.87%) jQuery
8 6 (6.74%) Ajax
9 5 (5.62%) WinForms
9 5 (5.62%) REST
10 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 4 (4.49%) DCOM
10 4 (4.49%) ActiveX
11 3 (3.37%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (3.37%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.37%) NHS
2 2 (2.25%) Open Source
2 2 (2.25%) Clustering
3 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.97%) Windows
2 14 (15.73%) UNIX
3 12 (13.48%) Windows 8
3 12 (13.48%) Linux
4 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.12%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.08%) Test Scripting
2 25 (28.09%) Integration Testing
3 18 (20.22%) ITIL
3 18 (20.22%) CRM
4 15 (16.85%) Configuration Management
5 12 (13.48%) Problem Management
5 12 (13.48%) SOA
6 10 (11.24%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (10.11%) MVC
8 8 (8.99%) Change Management
9 4 (4.49%) Unit Testing
9 4 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.49%) OO
10 2 (2.25%) Validation
10 2 (2.25%) Content Management
10 2 (2.25%) Project Management
11 1 (1.12%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.12%) ERP
11 1 (1.12%) Incident Management
11 1 (1.12%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 50 (56.18%) C#
2 32 (35.96%) VB.NET
3 28 (31.46%) Java
4 18 (20.22%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.22%) SQL
5 10 (11.24%) C
5 10 (11.24%) C++
6 9 (10.11%) COBOL
6 9 (10.11%) PL/1
7 6 (6.74%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.49%) VB6
8 4 (4.49%) VB
9 3 (3.37%) MUMPS
10 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.12%) Python
11 1 (1.12%) PHP
11 1 (1.12%) Ruby
11 1 (1.12%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (33.71%) Security Cleared
2 28 (31.46%) SC Cleared
3 17 (19.10%) Degree
4 3 (3.37%) ISEB
5 1 (1.12%) CISSP
5 1 (1.12%) CISMP
5 1 (1.12%) CEH
5 1 (1.12%) GIAC
5 1 (1.12%) GPEN
5 1 (1.12%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.37%) ISO 9000
1 3 (3.37%) HL7
2 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 37 (41.57%) Oracle
2 32 (35.96%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.36%) TIBCO
4 9 (10.11%) Curam
5 4 (4.49%) Borland
6 3 (3.37%) InterSystems
7 2 (2.25%) Cisco
8 1 (1.12%) Lagan
8 1 (1.12%) Sitecore
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