The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

.NET Developer
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 44 25
Rank change year-on-year -14 -19  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 19 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.56% 2.90% 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 3.05% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 18
Median daily rate £350 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +12.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £283 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £358 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -11.33% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 513 622 372
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 96.07% 94.96% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 428 230
Median daily rate £370 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +5.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £530 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 7 23
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £11.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% +31.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £11.83 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £21.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Newcastle upon Tyne

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (75.93%) C#
3 29 (53.70%) MVC
4 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (48.15%) ASP.NET
6 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
7 21 (38.89%) Scrum
8 19 (35.19%) TDD
8 19 (35.19%) Sitecore
9 18 (33.33%) SQL
10 17 (31.48%) BDD
11 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
12 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
13 12 (22.22%) Finance
13 12 (22.22%) .NET Framework
14 11 (20.37%) DevOps
15 9 (16.67%) AngularJS
16 8 (14.81%) Entity Framework
17 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
17 7 (12.96%) SDLC
18 6 (11.11%) HTML
19 5 (9.26%) CSS
19 5 (9.26%) OO
19 5 (9.26%) XML
20 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
20 4 (7.41%) Test Scripting
20 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
20 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
20 4 (7.41%) SOA
20 4 (7.41%) SAS

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 4 (7.41%) SAS
2 3 (5.56%) CMS
2 3 (5.56%) GeoServer
2 3 (5.56%) NServiceBus
2 3 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.56%) GIS
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Back Office
3 2 (3.70%) Advertising
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (48.15%) ASP.NET
3 12 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 9 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 8 (14.81%) Entity Framework
6 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (11.11%) HTML
8 5 (9.26%) CSS
8 5 (9.26%) XML
9 3 (5.56%) SignalR
10 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (3.70%) Java EE
10 2 (3.70%) RESTful
10 2 (3.70%) WCF
10 2 (3.70%) WPF
11 1 (1.85%) jQuery
11 1 (1.85%) JSON
11 1 (1.85%) OOCSS
11 1 (1.85%) SOAP
11 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) MVC
2 27 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (38.89%) Scrum
4 19 (35.19%) TDD
5 17 (31.48%) BDD
6 11 (20.37%) DevOps
7 7 (12.96%) SDLC
8 5 (9.26%) OO
9 4 (7.41%) SOA
9 4 (7.41%) Test Scripting
10 3 (5.56%) Analytics
10 3 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.56%) Kanban
10 3 (5.56%) Personalization
10 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.70%) Migration
11 2 (3.70%) Project Management
11 2 (3.70%) UML
11 2 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (75.93%) C#
2 18 (33.33%) SQL
3 14 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.85%) C
6 1 (1.85%) Java
6 1 (1.85%) Python
6 1 (1.85%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.85%) VB
6 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.85%) CISSP
2 1 (1.85%) SANS
2 1 (1.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) PMO
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) Microsoft
2 19 (35.19%) Sitecore
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
4 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
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