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 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 73 38 17
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -21
Contract jobs citing C# 51 27 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.54% 4.13% 6.98%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.14% 11.95% 16.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 19 23
Median daily rate £330 £288 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.78% +18.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £341
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £27.84 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.78 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +13.64%
C#
North East

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
503 226 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 34.93% 34.56% 42.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 156 110
Median daily rate £320 £363 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.72% +36.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 3 5
Median hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £15.68 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.96 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.45 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +4.02%

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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -38 39 £328 +2.34% 28
Sunderland -3 8 £350 +29.62% 2
Gateshead -1 2 £350 - 3
C#
North East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 87 (82.86%) .NET
2 52 (49.52%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (49.52%) SQL Server
2 52 (49.52%) JavaScript
3 49 (46.67%) ASP.NET
4 34 (32.38%) SQL
4 34 (32.38%) Java
5 33 (31.43%) HTML
5 33 (31.43%) Visual Studio
6 31 (29.52%) CSS
7 27 (25.71%) XML
8 26 (24.76%) MVC
9 24 (22.86%) Security Cleared
10 23 (21.90%) Web Services
10 23 (21.90%) VB
11 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
12 20 (19.05%) IIS
12 20 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
12 20 (19.05%) Relational Database
13 19 (18.10%) SC Cleared
13 19 (18.10%) Scrum
14 18 (17.14%) jQuery
15 17 (16.19%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (15.24%) Finance
16 16 (15.24%) TDD
16 16 (15.24%) SharePoint
17 15 (14.29%) PowerShell
17 15 (14.29%) Test Scripting
17 15 (14.29%) Web Development
18 14 (13.33%) Python

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 (19.05%) IIS
2 16 (15.24%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.71%) OpenStack
4 4 (3.81%) CMS
5 3 (2.86%) Confluence
5 3 (2.86%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.90%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.90%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.95%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.52%) DNS
1 10 (9.52%) SSL
1 10 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 9 (8.57%) Internet
3 3 (2.86%) HTTP
4 1 (0.95%) Intranet
4 1 (0.95%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.95%) Network Security
4 1 (0.95%) PBX
4 1 (0.95%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (49.52%) SQL Server
2 20 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 13 (12.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (7.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (4.76%) MongoDB
7 5 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (4.76%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.90%) Big Data
9 2 (1.90%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.90%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.95%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 33 (31.43%) Visual Studio
2 20 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 6 (5.71%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.81%) JIRA
4 4 (3.81%) JUnit
5 3 (2.86%) Maven
6 2 (1.90%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.90%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.90%) Selenium
6 2 (1.90%) Subversion
6 2 (1.90%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.95%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.95%) JMeter
7 1 (0.95%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.95%) Mockito
7 1 (0.95%) MSTest
7 1 (0.95%) RSpec
7 1 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.95%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (15.24%) Finance
2 3 (2.86%) Advertising
2 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.90%) Marketing
3 2 (1.90%) Retail
4 1 (0.95%) Games
4 1 (0.95%) Legal
Job Titles
1 74 (70.48%) Developer
2 31 (29.52%) C# Developer
3 28 (26.67%) .NET Developer
4 17 (16.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (11.43%) Xamarin Developer
6 11 (10.48%) Java Developer
7 8 (7.62%) SharePoint Engineer
7 8 (7.62%) SQL Developer
7 8 (7.62%) Tester
8 7 (6.67%) ASP Developer
8 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Software Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Applications Developer
9 6 (5.71%) CRM Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 6 (5.71%) Java Engineer
9 6 (5.71%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 5 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (82.86%) .NET
2 49 (46.67%) ASP.NET
3 33 (31.43%) HTML
4 31 (29.52%) CSS
5 27 (25.71%) XML
6 23 (21.90%) Web Services
7 18 (17.14%) jQuery
8 17 (16.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (12.38%) HTML5
10 12 (11.43%) ADO.NET
10 12 (11.43%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (10.48%) .NET Framework
12 9 (8.57%) AngularJS
12 9 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 9 (8.57%) Entity Framework
13 8 (7.62%) Ajax
14 7 (6.67%) CSS3
15 5 (4.76%) JSON
15 5 (4.76%) Node.js
15 5 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.71%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.86%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.90%) CESG
5 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.90%) User Experience
6 1 (0.95%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.95%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.62%) Windows
2 6 (5.71%) Linux
3 4 (3.81%) Mac OS X
3 4 (3.81%) Unix
3 4 (3.81%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.86%) Android
4 3 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.95%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (49.52%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (24.76%) MVC
3 19 (18.10%) Scrum
4 16 (15.24%) TDD
5 15 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 15 (14.29%) Web Development
6 13 (12.38%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (10.48%) BDD
7 11 (10.48%) CRM
8 10 (9.52%) Migration
9 9 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (8.57%) Test Automation
10 8 (7.62%) Configuration Management
10 8 (7.62%) Web Design
11 7 (6.67%) Data Management
11 7 (6.67%) Open Source
11 7 (6.67%) SDLC
12 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Office Automation
13 5 (4.76%) E-Commerce
13 5 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 52 (49.52%) JavaScript
2 34 (32.38%) Java
2 34 (32.38%) SQL
3 23 (21.90%) VB
4 15 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 14 (13.33%) C
5 14 (13.33%) Python
6 11 (10.48%) Ruby
6 11 (10.48%) VB.NET
7 10 (9.52%) C++
8 9 (8.57%) Shell Script
8 9 (8.57%) T-SQL
9 8 (7.62%) Perl
10 5 (4.76%) Scala
10 5 (4.76%) VBA
11 4 (3.81%) COBOL
11 4 (3.81%) FQL
11 4 (3.81%) PL/1
12 3 (2.86%) VB6
12 3 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (22.86%) Security Cleared
2 19 (18.10%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.52%) MCSD
3 10 (9.52%) MCSE
3 10 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (5.71%) Degree
5 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) WCAG
2 2 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.90%) QA
2 2 (1.90%) WAI
3 1 (0.95%) GPG13
3 1 (0.95%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.95%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.90%) Ansible
1 2 (1.90%) Kibana
1 2 (1.90%) logstash
1 2 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.90%) Puppet
1 2 (1.90%) Salt
Vendors
1 22 (20.95%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.38%) Xamarin
3 6 (5.71%) Oracle
4 4 (3.81%) HP
5 3 (2.86%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.90%) Google
7 1 (0.95%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.95%) Spiceworks
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