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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 24 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 64 63 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 8.67% 9.20% 7.65%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.15% 21.36% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 38 24
Median daily rate £350 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £440 £401
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £39.25 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+4.45% +14.59%

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
289 295 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 39.16% 43.07% 39.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 178 112
Median daily rate £350 £375 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £542 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.12% -44.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £14.75 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £27.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +11.88%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -8 63 £350 -6.66% 17
Tyneside - 5 £508 -
C#
North East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 21 February 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#.

1 106 (64.63%) .NET
2 100 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (42.07%) MVC
4 68 (41.46%) Java
5 67 (40.85%) Microsoft
6 64 (39.02%) ASP.NET
7 58 (35.37%) TDD
8 57 (34.76%) JavaScript
8 57 (34.76%) SQL Server
9 48 (29.27%) HTML
10 46 (28.05%) Scrum
10 46 (28.05%) Sitecore
11 41 (25.00%) SQL
12 35 (21.34%) Ruby
13 34 (20.73%) DevOps
14 32 (19.51%) C
14 32 (19.51%) Windows
14 32 (19.51%) Scala
15 31 (18.90%) Automated Testing
16 30 (18.29%) XML
17 29 (17.68%) BDD
18 27 (16.46%) CSS
19 26 (15.85%) Cucumber
20 25 (15.24%) Linux
20 25 (15.24%) Finance
21 24 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
22 23 (14.02%) Git (software)
23 22 (13.41%) Python
23 22 (13.41%) Jenkins
24 21 (12.80%) Ruby on Rails

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 (12.20%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (9.15%) WebLogic
3 12 (7.32%) CMS
3 12 (7.32%) Sitecore CMS
4 9 (5.49%) Confluence
4 9 (5.49%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.66%) IIS
6 3 (1.83%) GeoServer
6 3 (1.83%) NServiceBus
7 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (1.22%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.61%) Apache
8 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.61%) SAS
8 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.61%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 12 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.61%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.22%) Office 365
3 1 (0.61%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.88%) HTTP
2 2 (1.22%) DNS
2 2 (1.22%) NAS
2 2 (1.22%) SNMP
2 2 (1.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (34.76%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.27%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.83%) GIS
4 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.61%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.61%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.61%) EDMS
6 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.61%) MS Access
6 1 (0.61%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (15.85%) Cucumber
2 23 (14.02%) Git (software)
3 22 (13.41%) Jenkins
4 19 (11.59%) JUnit
5 17 (10.37%) Visual Studio
6 15 (9.15%) Selenium
7 13 (7.93%) WebDriver
8 12 (7.32%) RSpec
9 11 (6.71%) JIRA
10 10 (6.10%) Subversion
11 8 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (2.44%) GCC
12 4 (2.44%) GDB
13 3 (1.83%) MSI
13 3 (1.83%) NMock
13 3 (1.83%) WiX
14 2 (1.22%) HP UFT
14 2 (1.22%) JMeter
14 2 (1.22%) LoadRunner
15 1 (0.61%) MSTest
General
1 25 (15.24%) Finance
2 9 (5.49%) Advertising
3 3 (1.83%) Games
4 2 (1.22%) Retail
5 1 (0.61%) Automotive
5 1 (0.61%) Back Office
5 1 (0.61%) Legal
5 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 114 (69.51%) Developer
2 42 (25.61%) Sitecore Developer
3 38 (23.17%) .NET Developer
4 34 (20.73%) C# Developer
5 18 (10.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (8.54%) Java Developer
7 13 (7.93%) Scala Developer
8 12 (7.32%) Tester
9 11 (6.71%) Analyst
9 11 (6.71%) Software Developer
10 10 (6.10%) Automation Tester
10 10 (6.10%) C# Software Developer
10 10 (6.10%) Development Analyst
10 10 (6.10%) Java Scala Developer
11 9 (5.49%) Architect
12 8 (4.88%) Agile Tester
12 8 (4.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 8 (4.88%) Selenium Automation Tester
12 8 (4.88%) Selenium Tester
13 7 (4.27%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (64.63%) .NET
2 64 (39.02%) ASP.NET
3 48 (29.27%) HTML
4 30 (18.29%) XML
5 27 (16.46%) CSS
6 24 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (12.80%) Ruby on Rails
7 21 (12.80%) Spring
8 19 (11.59%) .NET Framework
8 19 (11.59%) Play Framework
8 19 (11.59%) Spring MVC
9 16 (9.76%) Ajax
10 15 (9.15%) jQuery
11 14 (8.54%) HTML5
12 13 (7.93%) CSS3
13 12 (7.32%) REST
14 11 (6.71%) JSON
14 11 (6.71%) Web Services
15 9 (5.49%) Django
15 9 (5.49%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.93%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.49%) Smartphone
3 6 (3.66%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (1.83%) User Experience
5 2 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.22%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.22%) Clustering
5 2 (1.22%) PKI
5 2 (1.22%) Replication
6 1 (0.61%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.61%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.61%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.51%) Windows
2 25 (15.24%) Linux
3 8 (4.88%) Windows 7
4 7 (4.27%) Windows XP
5 5 (3.05%) Unix
6 4 (2.44%) Solaris
7 3 (1.83%) Windows Server
8 2 (1.22%) Mac OS X
8 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.61%) Android
9 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.61%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (42.07%) MVC
3 58 (35.37%) TDD
4 46 (28.05%) Scrum
5 34 (20.73%) DevOps
6 31 (18.90%) Automated Testing
7 29 (17.68%) BDD
8 18 (10.98%) Integration Testing
9 16 (9.76%) Unit Testing
10 14 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (7.93%) OO
11 13 (7.93%) SDLC
11 13 (7.93%) Test Automation
11 13 (7.93%) Test Scripting
12 12 (7.32%) Defect Tracking
12 12 (7.32%) Microservices
12 12 (7.32%) Open Source
12 12 (7.32%) Web Testing
13 11 (6.71%) Automation Testing
14 9 (5.49%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 68 (41.46%) Java
2 57 (34.76%) JavaScript
3 41 (25.00%) SQL
4 35 (21.34%) Ruby
5 32 (19.51%) C
5 32 (19.51%) Scala
6 22 (13.41%) Python
7 19 (11.59%) VB
8 16 (9.76%) T-SQL
9 11 (6.71%) C++
10 7 (4.27%) PowerShell
11 5 (3.05%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.22%) Perl
12 2 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (12.80%) Security Cleared
2 13 (7.93%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.61%) Degree
5 1 (0.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.66%) QA
2 3 (1.83%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (4.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (4.27%) VMware Workstation
2 6 (3.66%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.22%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (1.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 67 (40.85%) Microsoft
2 46 (28.05%) Sitecore
3 9 (5.49%) Google
4 7 (4.27%) VMware
5 6 (3.66%) Xamarin
6 5 (3.05%) HP
7 3 (1.83%) CA Agile Central
7 3 (1.83%) Oracle
8 2 (1.22%) Dell
8 2 (1.22%) Veritas
9 1 (0.61%) Apple
9 1 (0.61%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.61%) Sage
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Oho Group Ltd.
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £490.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago