Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
North East > Durham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 30 4
Rank change year-on-year +18 -26 +7
Contract jobs citing .NET 18 4 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Durham 9.57% 1.95% 18.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 54.55% 25.00% 65.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 39
Durham median daily rate £413 £308 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.04% +2.58% -14.29%
10th Percentile £340 £283 £152
90th Percentile £425 £334 £390
North East median daily rate £373 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +6.43% -6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Durham median hourly rate £45.00 - £20.00
10th Percentile £44.50 - £9.50
90th Percentile £45.50 - £20.24
North East median hourly rate £27.50 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +34.15% +2.50% -77.14%

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Durham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 33 16 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Durham 17.55% 7.80% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 54
Durham median daily rate £400 £320 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +1.59% -10.00%
10th Percentile £340 £275 £220
90th Percentile £425 £424 £438
North East median daily rate £400 £361 £400
% change year-on-year +10.73% -9.69% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Durham median hourly rate £43.75 £8.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +414.71% -47.40% -
10th Percentile £41.58 £8.50 £12.45
90th Percentile £45.33 £33.30 £20.12
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £17.77
% change year-on-year +60.71% +57.57% -40.77%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Durham

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET in Durham.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Durham

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET in Durham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Durham

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Durham region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockton-on-Tees +2 11 £413 +26.92% 1
.NET
North East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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 Durham region with a requirement for .NET.

1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (77.78%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) AngularJS
3 10 (55.56%) Unix
3 10 (55.56%) Windows
4 9 (50.00%) Linux
4 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 9 (50.00%) JIRA
4 9 (50.00%) Confluence
4 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (50.00%) Subversion
4 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 9 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 9 (50.00%) DevOps
5 8 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 7 (38.89%) Angular 2
7 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
7 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
7 6 (33.33%) JSON
7 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) Degree
8 5 (27.78%) SQL
9 4 (22.22%) SOA

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham 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 9 (50.00%) Confluence
2 3 (16.67%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) DTS
3 1 (5.56%) JasperReports
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 9 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 9 (50.00%) JIRA
1 9 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 9 (50.00%) Subversion
2 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Azure DevOps
2 6 (33.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior DevOps
4 3 (16.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Windows DevOps Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 2 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.56%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) AngularJS
2 7 (38.89%) Angular 2
3 6 (33.33%) JSON
4 4 (22.22%) .NET Framework
5 3 (16.67%) CSS
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) JDBC
6 2 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Unix
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (50.00%) DevOps
1 9 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (22.22%) OO
4 4 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 4 (22.22%) SOA
4 4 (22.22%) Software Delivery
4 4 (22.22%) UML
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.11%) CRM
5 2 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) Data Management
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) TypeScript
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle