The table below looks at the statistics for C# 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 C# over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 29 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs citing C# 65 58 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.08% 8.42% 5.27%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.89% 20.64% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 34 18
Median daily rate £450 £373 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.80% +12.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Programming Languages Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
297 281 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 36.94% 40.78% 34.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 167 119
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 2
Median hourly rate £53.50 £19.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+174.35% -44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £16.95 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £27.80 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £40.00 £35.34
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.19%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Tyne and Wear region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Tyne and Wear region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

C#
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 C# within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 20 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 -10 61 £425 +13.33% 12
Tyneside - 7 £508 - 1
C#
North East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# 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 C#.

1 93 (60.78%) .NET
2 89 (58.17%) Agile Software Development
3 68 (44.44%) Java
4 60 (39.22%) Microsoft
5 56 (36.60%) MVC
6 52 (33.99%) ASP.NET
7 51 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 47 (30.72%) JavaScript
9 46 (30.07%) TDD
10 44 (28.76%) Scrum
10 44 (28.76%) SQL
11 41 (26.80%) C
11 41 (26.80%) HTML
11 41 (26.80%) Sitecore
12 28 (18.30%) XML
12 28 (18.30%) BDD
13 27 (17.65%) Windows
14 26 (16.99%) DevOps
15 25 (16.34%) Security Cleared
16 23 (15.03%) Ruby
16 23 (15.03%) Linux
16 23 (15.03%) Finance
17 21 (13.73%) CSS
18 20 (13.07%) C++
18 20 (13.07%) BizTalk Server
19 19 (12.42%) VB
19 19 (12.42%) Scala
20 18 (11.76%) Integration Testing
20 18 (11.76%) Cucumber
20 18 (11.76%) Automated Testing

C#
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 20 (13.07%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (9.80%) WebLogic
3 12 (7.84%) CMS
3 12 (7.84%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (5.23%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.27%) IIS
6 4 (2.61%) Confluence
7 2 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.31%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.31%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.65%) SAS
8 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 9 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.31%) Office 365
3 1 (0.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.96%) HTTP
2 2 (1.31%) DNS
2 2 (1.31%) NAS
2 2 (1.31%) SNMP
2 2 (1.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.31%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.65%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.65%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.65%) EDMS
6 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (11.76%) Cucumber
2 17 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 14 (9.15%) Jenkins
4 13 (8.50%) Git (software)
5 12 (7.84%) Selenium
6 11 (7.19%) JUnit
7 10 (6.54%) GCC
7 10 (6.54%) GDB
7 10 (6.54%) WebDriver
8 9 (5.88%) RSpec
9 8 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (4.58%) JIRA
11 5 (3.27%) Subversion
12 3 (1.96%) MSI
12 3 (1.96%) NMock
12 3 (1.96%) WiX
13 2 (1.31%) HP UFT
13 2 (1.31%) JMeter
13 2 (1.31%) LoadRunner
14 1 (0.65%) MSTest
General
1 23 (15.03%) Finance
2 9 (5.88%) Advertising
3 6 (3.92%) Retail
4 4 (2.61%) Games
4 4 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.65%) Automotive
5 1 (0.65%) Back Office
5 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 104 (67.97%) Developer
2 37 (24.18%) Sitecore Developer
3 34 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 28 (18.30%) C# Developer
5 17 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (7.84%) Java Developer
7 11 (7.19%) Analyst
8 10 (6.54%) C++ Developer
8 10 (6.54%) Development Analyst
9 9 (5.88%) Architect
9 9 (5.88%) Scala Developer
10 8 (5.23%) Java Scala Developer
10 8 (5.23%) Software Developer
10 8 (5.23%) Tester
11 7 (4.58%) C# Software Developer
11 7 (4.58%) Test Engineer
11 7 (4.58%) Xamarin Developer
12 6 (3.92%) Applications Developer
12 6 (3.92%) Automation Tester
12 6 (3.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (60.78%) .NET
2 52 (33.99%) ASP.NET
3 41 (26.80%) HTML
4 28 (18.30%) XML
5 21 (13.73%) CSS
6 17 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (9.15%) .NET Framework
7 14 (9.15%) jQuery
8 12 (7.84%) Ruby on Rails
8 12 (7.84%) Spring
8 12 (7.84%) Spring MVC
9 11 (7.19%) Ajax
10 10 (6.54%) Web Services
11 9 (5.88%) CSS3
11 9 (5.88%) HTML5
11 9 (5.88%) Play Framework
12 8 (5.23%) JSON
12 8 (5.23%) WCF
13 7 (4.58%) AngularJS
13 7 (4.58%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.46%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.27%) Smartphone
3 3 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.31%) Clustering
4 2 (1.31%) PKI
4 2 (1.31%) Replication
4 2 (1.31%) User Experience
5 1 (0.65%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 27 (17.65%) Windows
2 23 (15.03%) Linux
3 10 (6.54%) Solaris
4 7 (4.58%) Unix
4 7 (4.58%) Windows 7
4 7 (4.58%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.31%) Mac OS X
5 2 (1.31%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.65%) Android
6 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (58.17%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (36.60%) MVC
3 46 (30.07%) TDD
4 44 (28.76%) Scrum
5 28 (18.30%) BDD
6 26 (16.99%) DevOps
7 18 (11.76%) Automated Testing
7 18 (11.76%) Integration Testing
8 11 (7.19%) OO
8 11 (7.19%) SDLC
9 10 (6.54%) Multithreaded Programming
9 10 (6.54%) Multithreading
9 10 (6.54%) Test Automation
9 10 (6.54%) Test Scripting
9 10 (6.54%) Unit Testing
10 9 (5.88%) Defect Tracking
10 9 (5.88%) Front End Development
10 9 (5.88%) Open Source
10 9 (5.88%) Web Testing
11 8 (5.23%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 68 (44.44%) Java
2 47 (30.72%) JavaScript
3 44 (28.76%) SQL
4 41 (26.80%) C
5 23 (15.03%) Ruby
6 20 (13.07%) C++
7 19 (12.42%) Scala
7 19 (12.42%) VB
8 17 (11.11%) T-SQL
9 15 (9.80%) Python
10 4 (2.61%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.61%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.31%) Perl
11 2 (1.31%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (16.34%) Security Cleared
2 17 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.65%) Degree
5 1 (0.65%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.58%) QA
2 4 (2.61%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (4.58%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (4.58%) VMware Workstation
2 5 (3.27%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.31%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (1.31%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (1.31%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (39.22%) Microsoft
2 41 (26.80%) Sitecore
3 7 (4.58%) VMware
3 7 (4.58%) Xamarin
4 5 (3.27%) Google
4 5 (3.27%) HP
5 4 (2.61%) Oracle
6 3 (1.96%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (1.31%) Dell
7 2 (1.31%) Veritas
8 1 (0.65%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.65%) Sage
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