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 September 2015 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 16 19
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 83 37 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 9.89% 8.69% 3.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.32% 28.03% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 19 6
Average daily rate
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£475 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £110 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £87.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
.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
265 132 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 31.59% 30.99% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 96 19
Average daily rate £450 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £450 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £87.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +695.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.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 September 2015.

.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 September 2015. 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 -1 62 £488 +39.28% 28
Sunderland +5 15 £275 - 1
.NET
North East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 65 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 58 (49.57%) Microsoft
3 48 (41.03%) C#
4 47 (40.17%) HTML
5 46 (39.32%) CSS
6 45 (38.46%) FTP
7 43 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (34.19%) VB
9 38 (32.48%) Java
10 35 (29.91%) JavaScript
11 33 (28.21%) Linux
12 32 (27.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 29 (24.79%) jQuery
14 28 (23.93%) ASP.NET
14 28 (23.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 27 (23.08%) SQL
16 24 (20.51%) Web Services
17 22 (18.80%) Visual Studio
17 22 (18.80%) VB6
17 22 (18.80%) Continuous Integration
18 21 (17.95%) SQL Server 2012
18 21 (17.95%) SQL Server 2000
18 21 (17.95%) IBM
19 20 (17.09%) Manufacturing
20 19 (16.24%) Web Design
20 19 (16.24%) HTTP
20 19 (16.24%) UNIX
21 18 (15.38%) HTML5
22 17 (14.53%) .NET Framework
22 17 (14.53%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 (14.53%) IIS
2 16 (13.68%) Apache
2 16 (13.68%) Tomcat
2 16 (13.68%) WebSphere
2 16 (13.68%) Jetty
2 16 (13.68%) nginx
3 6 (5.13%) Drupal
4 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.85%) CMS
5 1 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.84%) MS Office
3 2 (1.71%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (13.68%) Cloud Computing
1 16 (13.68%) Amazon EC2
1 16 (13.68%) Google App Engine
1 16 (13.68%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (13.68%) Google Cloud Platform
2 5 (4.27%) GitHub
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (38.46%) FTP
2 19 (16.24%) HTTP
3 16 (13.68%) TCP/IP
3 16 (13.68%) DNS
3 16 (13.68%) IPsec
3 16 (13.68%) DHCP
4 15 (12.82%) SSL
5 8 (6.84%) Internet
5 8 (6.84%) 3G
5 8 (6.84%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (6.84%) 4G
6 6 (5.13%) SSH
7 4 (3.42%) Intranet
8 1 (0.85%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.85%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 32 (27.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 28 (23.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (17.95%) SQL Server 2000
4 21 (17.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (11.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (5.98%) NoSQL
8 5 (4.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (4.27%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.71%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.71%) MySQL
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.85%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.85%) Big Data
10 1 (0.85%) IDMS
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 22 (18.80%) Visual Studio
2 15 (12.82%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.27%) GitLab
4 4 (3.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (2.56%) Selenium
5 3 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.71%) Sahi
6 2 (1.71%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (1.71%) HP UFT
6 2 (1.71%) WATIR
7 1 (0.85%) Subversion
7 1 (0.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (17.09%) Manufacturing
2 6 (5.13%) Finance
3 2 (1.71%) German Language
4 1 (0.85%) Back Office
4 1 (0.85%) Retail
4 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (53.85%) Developer
2 19 (16.24%) Programmer
3 18 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 14 (11.97%) VB Programmer
5 9 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 8 (6.84%) AWS Developer
7 7 (5.98%) Web Developer
7 7 (5.98%) VB.NET Developer
8 6 (5.13%) Analyst
8 6 (5.13%) Support Engineer
9 4 (3.42%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (3.42%) SQL Developer
10 3 (2.56%) Applications Support Engineer
10 3 (2.56%) VB Developer
10 3 (2.56%) Applications Support
10 3 (2.56%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.56%) Architect
11 2 (1.71%) Test Analyst
11 2 (1.71%) C# Developer
11 2 (1.71%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (40.17%) HTML
2 46 (39.32%) CSS
3 29 (24.79%) jQuery
4 28 (23.93%) ASP.NET
5 24 (20.51%) Web Services
6 18 (15.38%) HTML5
7 17 (14.53%) .NET Framework
8 16 (13.68%) Servlets
8 16 (13.68%) J2EE
9 13 (11.11%) XHTML
10 10 (8.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 9 (7.69%) Entity Framework
11 9 (7.69%) RSS
12 8 (6.84%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (5.98%) RESTful
14 6 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (5.13%) XML
14 6 (5.13%) Drush
15 5 (4.27%) SOAP
15 5 (4.27%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.69%) Social Media
2 8 (6.84%) N-Tier
3 7 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.71%) User Experience
6 1 (0.85%) New Media
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 33 (28.21%) Linux
2 19 (16.24%) UNIX
3 13 (11.11%) Windows
4 8 (6.84%) Mac OS
5 3 (2.56%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.71%) Android
7 1 (0.85%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (36.75%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (18.80%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (16.24%) Web Design
4 16 (13.68%) MVC
4 16 (13.68%) Configuration Management
5 14 (11.97%) TDD
6 13 (11.11%) Open Source
7 11 (9.40%) Responsive Web Design
8 9 (7.69%) DevOps
8 9 (7.69%) Content Management
8 9 (7.69%) SEO
9 8 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (6.84%) SDLC
9 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Office Automation
10 7 (5.98%) Project Management
10 7 (5.98%) Service Delivery
10 7 (5.98%) Data Management
10 7 (5.98%) Web Accessibility
11 6 (5.13%) Unit Testing
11 6 (5.13%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 48 (41.03%) C#
2 40 (34.19%) VB
3 38 (32.48%) Java
4 35 (29.91%) JavaScript
5 27 (23.08%) SQL
6 22 (18.80%) VB6
7 17 (14.53%) VB.NET
7 17 (14.53%) Python
8 15 (12.82%) Ruby
9 12 (10.26%) C++
10 11 (9.40%) PHP
11 10 (8.55%) ActionScript
12 9 (7.69%) VBA
13 7 (5.98%) VBScript
14 6 (5.13%) T-SQL
15 5 (4.27%) C
16 1 (0.85%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.85%) COBOL
16 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (11.97%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.85%) MCP
3 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) QA
System Software
1 16 (13.68%) Xen
2 15 (12.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.42%) Puppet
1 4 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 58 (49.57%) Microsoft
2 21 (17.95%) IBM
3 16 (13.68%) VMware
3 16 (13.68%) Google
4 3 (2.56%) HP
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle
5 2 (1.71%) Progress
5 2 (1.71%) Adobe
6 1 (0.85%) Siemens
6 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
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