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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 11 21 20
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing C# 65 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 12.55% 3.30% 5.26%
As % of the Programming Languages category 27.43% 10.71% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 5 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +51.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £321 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
237 56 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 45.75% 30.77% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 32 56
Average daily rate £363 £325 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £252 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £21.38 £12.99 £13.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.54% -0.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +3 58 £375 +15.38% 35
Gateshead - 3 £350 - 1
Sunderland - 1 £325 - 2
North Shields - - - -
South Shields - - - -
C#
North East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 48 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (46.24%) Java
3 40 (43.01%) .NET
3 40 (43.01%) Scala
4 33 (35.48%) Python
4 33 (35.48%) Ruby
5 29 (31.18%) SQL Server
5 29 (31.18%) ASP.NET
6 28 (30.11%) Windows
7 26 (27.96%) HTML
8 25 (26.88%) SQL
8 25 (26.88%) Microsoft
9 22 (23.66%) CSS
10 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
11 19 (20.43%) RESTful
12 18 (19.35%) Ajax
13 17 (18.28%) Automated Testing
13 17 (18.28%) UNIX
13 17 (18.28%) Security Cleared
14 16 (17.20%) REST
15 15 (16.13%) CSS3
15 15 (16.13%) HTML5
15 15 (16.13%) SC Cleared
15 15 (16.13%) Oracle
15 15 (16.13%) Web Services
16 14 (15.05%) Scrum
16 14 (15.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 14 (15.05%) JSON
16 14 (15.05%) Linux
16 14 (15.05%) VB.NET

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (11.83%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.53%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (6.45%) MQSeries
4 4 (4.30%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.23%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.08%) Apache
6 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.45%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.68%) HTTP
2 2 (2.15%) Intranet
2 2 (2.15%) Internet
3 1 (1.08%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (31.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (15.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (13.98%) Relational Database
4 10 (10.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (7.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (6.45%) DB2
8 5 (5.38%) RDBMS
9 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (3.23%) DTS
11 1 (1.08%) SQLPlus
11 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (11.83%) JUnit
2 10 (10.75%) Subversion
2 10 (10.75%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.38%) Selenium
4 5 (5.38%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.38%) LoadRunner
4 5 (5.38%) JMeter
4 5 (5.38%) WebDriver
4 5 (5.38%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.38%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.30%) RSpec
6 2 (2.15%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 6 (6.45%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Games
3 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.08%) Front Office
5 1 (1.08%) Back Office
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 67 (72.04%) Developer
2 15 (16.13%) Senior Developer
3 12 (12.90%) .NET Developer
4 8 (8.60%) Applications Support
4 8 (8.60%) Analyst
5 7 (7.53%) Scala Developer
6 6 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Test Analyst
7 5 (5.38%) Programmer
8 4 (4.30%) Applications Specialist
8 4 (4.30%) Lead Developer
8 4 (4.30%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Applications Support Specialist
8 4 (4.30%) Performance Analyst
8 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Support Specialist
8 4 (4.30%) Performance Test Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.23%) WinForms Developer
9 3 (3.23%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (43.01%) .NET
2 29 (31.18%) ASP.NET
3 26 (27.96%) HTML
4 22 (23.66%) CSS
5 19 (20.43%) RESTful
6 18 (19.35%) Ajax
7 16 (17.20%) REST
8 15 (16.13%) CSS3
8 15 (16.13%) HTML5
8 15 (16.13%) Web Services
9 14 (15.05%) JSON
10 10 (10.75%) XML
10 10 (10.75%) J2EE
11 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (8.60%) WCF
13 7 (7.53%) Play Framework
13 7 (7.53%) .NET Framework
14 6 (6.45%) JMS
14 6 (6.45%) AppFabric
14 6 (6.45%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.68%) Visualisation
2 6 (6.45%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.15%) NHS
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.08%) Open Source
4 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.11%) Windows
2 17 (18.28%) UNIX
3 14 (15.05%) Linux
4 10 (10.75%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.23%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.28%) Automated Testing
3 14 (15.05%) Scrum
4 13 (13.98%) Web Design
5 11 (11.83%) Web Development
6 10 (10.75%) MVC
6 10 (10.75%) Configuration Management
7 9 (9.68%) ITIL
7 9 (9.68%) CRM
7 9 (9.68%) Test Scripting
7 9 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (9.68%) Line Management
7 9 (9.68%) Mentoring
8 8 (8.60%) Responsive Web Design
9 7 (7.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.53%) Service Delivery
10 6 (6.45%) SOA
10 6 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (6.45%) Software Architecture
10 6 (6.45%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (46.24%) Java
2 40 (43.01%) Scala
3 33 (35.48%) Ruby
3 33 (35.48%) Python
4 25 (26.88%) SQL
5 20 (21.51%) JavaScript
6 14 (15.05%) VB.NET
7 9 (9.68%) VB
8 7 (7.53%) C++
8 7 (7.53%) VBA
9 6 (6.45%) VBScript
10 5 (5.38%) PowerShell
11 4 (4.30%) T-SQL
12 3 (3.23%) VB6
13 2 (2.15%) C
13 2 (2.15%) MUMPS
14 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
14 1 (1.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (18.28%) Security Cleared
2 15 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.30%) Degree
4 1 (1.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
2 2 (2.15%) HL7
2 2 (2.15%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) OpenView
2 1 (1.08%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (26.88%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.13%) Oracle
3 7 (7.53%) HP
4 2 (2.15%) InterSystems
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