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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 11 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Contract jobs citing C# 49 6 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.26% 2.75% 5.04%
As % of the Programming Languages category 24.87% 12.00% 16.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 5 11
Average daily rate
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£360 £325 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% +51.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £321 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
197 50 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 45.29% 22.94% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 26 60
Average daily rate £360 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £395 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £23.88 - £14.88
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 - £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 - £16.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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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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 +6 44 £369 +13.46% 44
Gateshead - 3 £350 - 4
Sunderland - 1 - - 1
North Shields - - - -
South Shields - - - -
C#
North East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing C# 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 C#.

1 40 (50.00%) .NET
2 31 (38.75%) Java
3 29 (36.25%) Windows
4 28 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 27 (33.75%) SQL
5 27 (33.75%) ASP.NET
6 26 (32.50%) Scala
7 25 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 20 (25.00%) Python
8 20 (25.00%) Ruby
9 17 (21.25%) HTML
9 17 (21.25%) Security Cleared
10 16 (20.00%) Oracle
11 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (18.75%) SC Cleared
12 14 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (17.50%) VB.NET
12 14 (17.50%) CSS
12 14 (17.50%) Web Services
13 13 (16.25%) Ajax
14 11 (13.75%) Automated Testing
14 11 (13.75%) SharePoint
14 11 (13.75%) SQL Server 2008
14 11 (13.75%) REST
15 10 (12.50%) CSS3
15 10 (12.50%) HTML5
15 10 (12.50%) XML
15 10 (12.50%) ITIL
15 10 (12.50%) JUnit
15 10 (12.50%) J2EE

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing C# 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 C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (13.75%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.75%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (7.50%) MQSeries
4 4 (5.00%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.75%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.25%) Apache
6 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.50%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) Intranet
1 3 (3.75%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.25%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (13.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (11.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (8.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (7.50%) DB2
7 5 (6.25%) RDBMS
7 5 (6.25%) Relational Database
8 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2000
9 3 (3.75%) DTS
9 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.25%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) JUnit
2 9 (11.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.25%) JMeter
3 5 (6.25%) LoadRunner
4 4 (5.00%) Selenium
4 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.00%) WebDriver
4 4 (5.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.75%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (3.75%) RSpec
General
1 6 (7.50%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Games
3 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Advertising
4 1 (1.25%) Law
4 1 (1.25%) Legal
4 1 (1.25%) Front Office
4 1 (1.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 53 (66.25%) Developer
2 10 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 9 (11.25%) Analyst
3 9 (11.25%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.00%) Applications Support
5 7 (8.75%) Scala Developer
6 5 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Programmer
6 5 (6.25%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
7 4 (5.00%) Support Specialist
7 4 (5.00%) Performance Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Applications Support Specialist
7 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Performance Test Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) WinForms Developer
8 3 (3.75%) CRM Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (50.00%) .NET
2 27 (33.75%) ASP.NET
3 17 (21.25%) HTML
4 14 (17.50%) CSS
4 14 (17.50%) Web Services
5 13 (16.25%) Ajax
6 11 (13.75%) REST
7 10 (12.50%) CSS3
7 10 (12.50%) HTML5
7 10 (12.50%) XML
7 10 (12.50%) J2EE
8 8 (10.00%) WCF
8 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (10.00%) JSON
9 7 (8.75%) .NET Framework
9 7 (8.75%) Play Framework
9 7 (8.75%) RESTful
10 6 (7.50%) WF
10 6 (7.50%) AppFabric
10 6 (7.50%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.50%) N-Tier
2 3 (3.75%) NHS
3 2 (2.50%) Open Source
4 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 29 (36.25%) Windows
2 7 (8.75%) UNIX
3 4 (5.00%) Linux
4 3 (3.75%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (13.75%) Automated Testing
3 10 (12.50%) ITIL
4 9 (11.25%) MVC
4 9 (11.25%) CRM
5 8 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 7 (8.75%) Service Delivery
6 7 (8.75%) Scrum
6 7 (8.75%) Software Architecture
7 6 (7.50%) SOA
7 6 (7.50%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.50%) Data Management
8 5 (6.25%) Web Design
8 5 (6.25%) Change Management
8 5 (6.25%) Analytics
8 5 (6.25%) Load Testing
8 5 (6.25%) Stress Testing
8 5 (6.25%) Volume Testing
8 5 (6.25%) Scalability Testing
8 5 (6.25%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (38.75%) Java
2 27 (33.75%) SQL
3 26 (32.50%) Scala
4 20 (25.00%) Python
4 20 (25.00%) Ruby
5 14 (17.50%) VB.NET
6 10 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 9 (11.25%) VB
8 8 (10.00%) C++
9 7 (8.75%) VBA
10 6 (7.50%) VBScript
11 5 (6.25%) PowerShell
12 4 (5.00%) T-SQL
13 3 (3.75%) VB6
13 3 (3.75%) MUMPS
14 2 (2.50%) C
15 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
15 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (21.25%) Security Cleared
2 15 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) Degree
4 1 (1.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) ISO 9000
1 3 (3.75%) HL7
2 2 (2.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) OpenView
2 1 (1.25%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.00%) Oracle
3 7 (8.75%) HP
4 3 (3.75%) InterSystems
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