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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 29 39 12
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -27
Contract jobs citing C# 90 44 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 7.46% 5.19% 12.39%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.92% 12.46% 27.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 28 53
Median daily rate £344 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% +5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £530 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
532 353 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 44.11% 41.68% 44.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 240 161
Median daily rate £350 £450 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +24.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £560 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 7
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £21.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +75.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.10 £29.20 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £45.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.12% +11.42%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +4 85 £345 -16.48% 17
Gateshead - 2 - - 5
C#
North East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 88 (62.41%) .NET
2 66 (46.81%) Java
3 63 (44.68%) SQL Server
4 62 (43.97%) Agile Software Development
5 58 (41.13%) SQL
6 50 (35.46%) JavaScript
7 42 (29.79%) HTML
7 42 (29.79%) Microsoft
8 41 (29.08%) C
9 40 (28.37%) ASP.NET
10 39 (27.66%) Security Cleared
11 35 (24.82%) XML
11 35 (24.82%) Windows
12 34 (24.11%) Visual Studio
13 31 (21.99%) CSS
14 29 (20.57%) SC Cleared
15 28 (19.86%) MVC
16 26 (18.44%) Scrum
16 26 (18.44%) VB
17 25 (17.73%) C++
18 24 (17.02%) Web Services
18 24 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
19 23 (16.31%) IIS
20 22 (15.60%) .NET Framework
21 19 (13.48%) Enterprise Software
22 17 (12.06%) jQuery
22 17 (12.06%) TDD
22 17 (12.06%) BizTalk Server
23 16 (11.35%) Finance
23 16 (11.35%) ASP.NET MVC

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 23 (16.31%) IIS
2 17 (12.06%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (10.64%) SharePoint
4 12 (8.51%) WebLogic
5 6 (4.26%) OpenStack
6 5 (3.55%) CMS
7 4 (2.84%) Confluence
8 3 (2.13%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.42%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.42%) Apache Spark
9 2 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.42%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.71%) SAS
10 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.71%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 9 (6.38%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.51%) DNS
1 12 (8.51%) TCP/IP
2 10 (7.09%) SSL
3 3 (2.13%) HTTP
3 3 (2.13%) Internet
4 2 (1.42%) NAS
4 2 (1.42%) SNMP
5 1 (0.71%) Network Security
5 1 (0.71%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (44.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.80%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (7.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (7.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (5.67%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (2.84%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.42%) Big Data
7 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.42%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.71%) EDMS
8 1 (0.71%) ObjectStore
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 34 (24.11%) Visual Studio
2 24 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (7.09%) GCC
3 10 (7.09%) GDB
4 8 (5.67%) Git (software)
4 8 (5.67%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.67%) JIRA
5 4 (2.84%) MSI
5 4 (2.84%) NMock
5 4 (2.84%) Subversion
5 4 (2.84%) WiX
6 3 (2.13%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.13%) JUnit
6 3 (2.13%) Maven
6 3 (2.13%) Selenium
7 2 (1.42%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.42%) HP UFT
7 2 (1.42%) JMeter
7 2 (1.42%) LoadRunner
7 2 (1.42%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (11.35%) Finance
2 11 (7.80%) Retail
3 7 (4.96%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.55%) Advertising
5 2 (1.42%) Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Back Office
6 1 (0.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 89 (63.12%) Developer
2 29 (20.57%) .NET Developer
2 29 (20.57%) C# Developer
3 19 (13.48%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (9.93%) Java Developer
5 13 (9.22%) Xamarin Developer
6 10 (7.09%) C++ Developer
7 8 (5.67%) Analyst
7 8 (5.67%) Development Analyst
7 8 (5.67%) SharePoint Engineer
7 8 (5.67%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.96%) Agile .NET Developer
8 7 (4.96%) Agile C# Developer
8 7 (4.96%) Agile Developer
8 7 (4.96%) Agile Java Developer
8 7 (4.96%) Java Scala Developer
8 7 (4.96%) Scala Developer
8 7 (4.96%) Senior Developer
8 7 (4.96%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (62.41%) .NET
2 42 (29.79%) HTML
3 40 (28.37%) ASP.NET
4 35 (24.82%) XML
5 31 (21.99%) CSS
6 24 (17.02%) Web Services
7 22 (15.60%) .NET Framework
8 17 (12.06%) jQuery
9 16 (11.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
10 12 (8.51%) HTML5
11 10 (7.09%) Ajax
11 10 (7.09%) Entity Framework
12 9 (6.38%) CSS3
13 8 (5.67%) AngularJS
13 8 (5.67%) JSON
13 8 (5.67%) REST
13 8 (5.67%) Spring
13 8 (5.67%) WCF
14 6 (4.26%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.48%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (4.26%) N-Tier
3 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.84%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.13%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.42%) Clustering
5 2 (1.42%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.42%) PKI
5 2 (1.42%) Replication
5 2 (1.42%) User Experience
6 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (24.82%) Windows
2 15 (10.64%) Linux
3 10 (7.09%) Solaris
4 8 (5.67%) Unix
4 8 (5.67%) Windows 7
4 8 (5.67%) Windows XP
5 6 (4.26%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.42%) Android
6 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.42%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (43.97%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (19.86%) MVC
3 26 (18.44%) Scrum
4 17 (12.06%) TDD
5 14 (9.93%) BDD
5 14 (9.93%) Multithreading
6 13 (9.22%) Integration Testing
6 13 (9.22%) Migration
7 10 (7.09%) Web Development
8 9 (6.38%) Open Source
9 8 (5.67%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (5.67%) Front End Development
9 8 (5.67%) Web Design
10 7 (4.96%) SDLC
10 7 (4.96%) Unit Testing
11 6 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Office Automation
11 6 (4.26%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.26%) Software Engineering
11 6 (4.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 66 (46.81%) Java
2 58 (41.13%) SQL
3 50 (35.46%) JavaScript
4 41 (29.08%) C
5 26 (18.44%) VB
6 25 (17.73%) C++
7 14 (9.93%) PowerShell
8 12 (8.51%) T-SQL
9 10 (7.09%) Python
10 8 (5.67%) Ruby
11 5 (3.55%) VB.NET
11 5 (3.55%) VBA
12 3 (2.13%) Scala
12 3 (2.13%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.13%) VBScript
13 2 (1.42%) Go
13 2 (1.42%) Perl
13 2 (1.42%) PHP
14 1 (0.71%) FQL
Qualifications
1 39 (27.66%) Security Cleared
2 29 (20.57%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.09%) MCSD
3 10 (7.09%) MCSE
3 10 (7.09%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (4.96%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.13%) Degree
7 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (0.71%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (6.38%) VMware Workstation
2 8 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.96%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.13%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) Ansible
1 2 (1.42%) Kibana
1 2 (1.42%) logstash
1 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.42%) Puppet
1 2 (1.42%) Salt
1 2 (1.42%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.22%) Xamarin
3 9 (6.38%) HP
3 9 (6.38%) Oracle
3 9 (6.38%) VMware
4 7 (4.96%) Sitecore
5 5 (3.55%) Google
6 2 (1.42%) Dell
6 2 (1.42%) Rally
6 2 (1.42%) Veritas
7 1 (0.71%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.71%) Spiceworks
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