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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 28 9 21
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Contract jobs citing C# 50 51 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 6.00% 12.03% 2.96%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.03% 28.18% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 37 5
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£308 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
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
312 181 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 37.41% 42.69% 24.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 122 28
Average daily rate £450 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +2.94%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 -30 37 £325 -10.34% 30
Sunderland +4 11 £275 - 1
C#
North East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (77.42%) .NET
2 34 (54.84%) HTML
3 33 (53.23%) CSS
4 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (40.32%) SQL Server
5 25 (40.32%) Java
6 23 (37.10%) TDD
7 22 (35.48%) Web Services
7 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET
8 21 (33.87%) Python
8 21 (33.87%) Ruby
9 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
10 18 (29.03%) jQuery
11 17 (27.42%) SQL
12 16 (25.81%) MVC
13 15 (24.19%) Web Design
14 14 (22.58%) .NET Framework
14 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
15 12 (19.35%) C++
15 12 (19.35%) QA
15 12 (19.35%) Selenium
15 12 (19.35%) Test Scripting
15 12 (19.35%) Test Automation
16 11 (17.74%) Cucumber
16 11 (17.74%) WebDriver
16 11 (17.74%) Responsive Web Design
16 11 (17.74%) Automated Testing
16 11 (17.74%) XHTML
17 10 (16.13%) Windows
17 10 (16.13%) JUnit

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 1 (1.61%) IIS
1 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.61%) CMS
1 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Internet
2 3 (4.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (40.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 5 (8.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
7 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (3.23%) MySQL
9 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Selenium
2 11 (17.74%) WebDriver
2 11 (17.74%) Cucumber
3 10 (16.13%) Jenkins
3 10 (16.13%) RSpec
3 10 (16.13%) JUnit
4 4 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.61%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.61%) Subversion
6 1 (1.61%) JIRA
6 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.61%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (8.06%) Games
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) German Language
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
3 1 (1.61%) Automotive
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (64.52%) Developer
2 11 (17.74%) .NET Developer
3 10 (16.13%) Test Engineer
3 10 (16.13%) Automation Engineer
4 9 (14.52%) Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (12.90%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.84%) Applications Support Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (3.23%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.23%) Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Test Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) SQL Developer
9 1 (1.61%) Tester
9 1 (1.61%) Programmer
9 1 (1.61%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (77.42%) .NET
2 34 (54.84%) HTML
3 33 (53.23%) CSS
4 22 (35.48%) Web Services
4 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET
5 18 (29.03%) jQuery
6 14 (22.58%) .NET Framework
7 11 (17.74%) XHTML
8 9 (14.52%) HTML5
8 9 (14.52%) Entity Framework
9 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (9.68%) SOAP
11 5 (8.06%) MDX
12 4 (6.45%) WCF
12 4 (6.45%) XML
12 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
12 4 (6.45%) RESTful
12 4 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) N-Tier
2 3 (4.84%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.61%) New Media
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) UNIX
3 3 (4.84%) Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Mac OS X
4 2 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.10%) TDD
3 16 (25.81%) MVC
4 15 (24.19%) Web Design
5 12 (19.35%) Test Scripting
5 12 (19.35%) Test Automation
6 11 (17.74%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (17.74%) Automated Testing
7 10 (16.13%) Scrum
7 10 (16.13%) Automation Testing
7 10 (16.13%) Web Testing
8 6 (9.68%) Software Testing
9 5 (8.06%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.06%) Web Development
9 5 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Office Automation
9 5 (8.06%) User Stories
10 4 (6.45%) BDD
10 4 (6.45%) Service Management
10 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (40.32%) Java
2 21 (33.87%) Python
2 21 (33.87%) Ruby
3 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
4 17 (27.42%) SQL
5 12 (19.35%) C++
6 10 (16.13%) Scala
7 6 (9.68%) VB
7 6 (9.68%) VB.NET
7 6 (9.68%) VBA
8 4 (6.45%) C
8 4 (6.45%) VBScript
9 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.61%) MCP
2 1 (1.61%) ISEB
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.35%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.61%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) Progress
3 2 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (1.61%) Siemens
4 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
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