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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 55 37 10
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -27
Contract jobs citing C# 44 40 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.23% 4.99% 11.49%
As % of the Programming Languages category 11.31% 14.18% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 36
Median daily rate £350 £300 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -15.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £264 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-0.94% +7.68%
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
389 282 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 37.44% 35.21% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 180 133
Median daily rate £330 £450 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £23.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +57.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £37.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £45.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -13 41 £350 +11.11% 23
Sunderland -8 1 - - 2
Gateshead - 1 £350 - 8
C#
North East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 72 (69.90%) .NET
2 47 (45.63%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (42.72%) SQL
4 43 (41.75%) Java
5 38 (36.89%) JavaScript
5 38 (36.89%) SQL Server
6 35 (33.98%) ASP.NET
7 25 (24.27%) CSS
7 25 (24.27%) Security Cleared
8 24 (23.30%) HTML
9 23 (22.33%) Visual Studio
9 23 (22.33%) MVC
10 22 (21.36%) C
11 21 (20.39%) Finance
11 21 (20.39%) SC Cleared
12 20 (19.42%) TDD
13 19 (18.45%) Scrum
13 19 (18.45%) C++
13 19 (18.45%) IIS
13 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
14 17 (16.50%) Web Services
14 17 (16.50%) XML
14 17 (16.50%) .NET Framework
14 17 (16.50%) Team Foundation Server
14 17 (16.50%) BDD
15 15 (14.56%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (14.56%) VB
16 14 (13.59%) Windows
16 14 (13.59%) Python
16 14 (13.59%) Continuous Integration

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 19 (18.45%) IIS
2 13 (12.62%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.83%) OpenStack
4 5 (4.85%) CMS
5 2 (1.94%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.94%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.94%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.94%) Confluence
5 2 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.94%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.97%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (8.74%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) DNS
1 10 (9.71%) SSL
1 10 (9.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.88%) Internet
3 3 (2.91%) HTTP
4 1 (0.97%) Network Security
4 1 (0.97%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (36.89%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (9.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (8.74%) Relational Database
5 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (5.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (4.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (3.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (3.88%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.94%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.94%) Big Data
10 2 (1.94%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.94%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.97%) DB2
11 1 (0.97%) ObjectStore
11 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (22.33%) Visual Studio
2 17 (16.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.77%) GCC
3 8 (7.77%) GDB
4 6 (5.83%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.85%) Jenkins
6 4 (3.88%) JIRA
6 4 (3.88%) JUnit
7 3 (2.91%) Maven
8 2 (1.94%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.94%) Subversion
8 2 (1.94%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.97%) MSI
9 1 (0.97%) MSTest
9 1 (0.97%) NuGet
9 1 (0.97%) RSpec
9 1 (0.97%) Selenium
9 1 (0.97%) StarTeam
9 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.97%) WiX
General
1 21 (20.39%) Finance
2 10 (9.71%) Retail
3 8 (7.77%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.88%) Advertising
5 2 (1.94%) Banking
5 2 (1.94%) Marketing
6 1 (0.97%) Games
6 1 (0.97%) Legal
Job Titles
1 71 (68.93%) Developer
2 28 (27.18%) .NET Developer
2 28 (27.18%) C# Developer
3 18 (17.48%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (11.65%) Java Developer
5 8 (7.77%) C++ Developer
5 8 (7.77%) Scala Developer
5 8 (7.77%) SharePoint Engineer
5 8 (7.77%) Xamarin Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Agile .NET Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Agile C# Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Agile Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Agile Java Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Java Scala Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Tester
7 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.83%) SQL Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (69.90%) .NET
2 35 (33.98%) ASP.NET
3 25 (24.27%) CSS
4 24 (23.30%) HTML
5 17 (16.50%) .NET Framework
5 17 (16.50%) Web Services
5 17 (16.50%) XML
6 15 (14.56%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (12.62%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (12.62%) jQuery
8 11 (10.68%) Entity Framework
9 8 (7.77%) HTML5
10 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 6 (5.83%) Ajax
11 6 (5.83%) AngularJS
11 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 6 (5.83%) JSON
11 6 (5.83%) Spring
12 5 (4.85%) ADO.NET
12 5 (4.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.80%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (5.83%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.91%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.91%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.94%) User Experience
6 1 (0.97%) CESG
6 1 (0.97%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.59%) Windows
2 10 (9.71%) Linux
3 8 (7.77%) Solaris
4 6 (5.83%) Unix
5 4 (3.88%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.94%) Android
6 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.97%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (45.63%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.33%) MVC
3 20 (19.42%) TDD
4 19 (18.45%) Scrum
5 17 (16.50%) BDD
6 14 (13.59%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (11.65%) Migration
7 12 (11.65%) Multithreading
8 11 (10.68%) Web Development
9 9 (8.74%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.77%) Open Source
10 8 (7.77%) Test Scripting
10 8 (7.77%) Web Design
11 7 (6.80%) SDLC
12 6 (5.83%) Microsoft Office Automation
13 4 (3.88%) Agile Testing
13 4 (3.88%) Continuous Deployment
13 4 (3.88%) Front End Development
13 4 (3.88%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (3.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (42.72%) SQL
2 43 (41.75%) Java
3 38 (36.89%) JavaScript
4 22 (21.36%) C
5 19 (18.45%) C++
6 15 (14.56%) VB
7 14 (13.59%) Python
8 12 (11.65%) PowerShell
9 11 (10.68%) Ruby
10 8 (7.77%) Shell Script
10 8 (7.77%) T-SQL
11 7 (6.80%) Perl
12 6 (5.83%) VB.NET
13 5 (4.85%) VBA
14 4 (3.88%) Scala
15 3 (2.91%) VBScript
16 2 (1.94%) Go
16 2 (1.94%) PHP
17 1 (0.97%) FQL
17 1 (0.97%) XAML
Qualifications
1 25 (24.27%) Security Cleared
2 21 (20.39%) SC Cleared
3 10 (9.71%) MCSD
3 10 (9.71%) MCSE
3 10 (9.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.88%) Degree
5 3 (2.91%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.88%) QA
2 3 (2.91%) WCAG
3 2 (1.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.94%) WAI
4 1 (0.97%) GPG13
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.94%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) Ansible
1 2 (1.94%) Kibana
1 2 (1.94%) logstash
1 2 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.94%) Puppet
1 2 (1.94%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (18.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.74%) Oracle
3 8 (7.77%) Xamarin
4 4 (3.88%) HP
5 3 (2.91%) Google
6 2 (1.94%) VMware
7 1 (0.97%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.97%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.97%) Spiceworks
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