The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £413 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 3 months to 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 114 53
Rank change year-on-year +83 -61  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 14 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.00% 0.75% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.26% 0.85% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 2
Median daily rate £413 £308 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.14% -3.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £288 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £350 £324
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 £45.00 £43.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24%  

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 329 1170 539
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 94.00% 88.17% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 771 331
Median daily rate £360 £320 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -14.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 65 63
Median hourly rate £18.00 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.71% +86.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £35.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

.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 23 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 23 June 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 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (94.12%) C#
3 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (44.12%) Sitecore
4 15 (44.12%) MVC
5 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 14 (41.18%) TDD
5 14 (41.18%) Scrum
6 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 11 (32.35%) BDD
8 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 10 (29.41%) .NET Framework
9 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
9 8 (23.53%) SQL
10 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
10 7 (20.59%) CSS
10 7 (20.59%) Kanban
11 6 (17.65%) Entity Framework
12 5 (14.71%) SDLC
12 5 (14.71%) OO
12 5 (14.71%) HTML
13 4 (11.76%) Finance
13 4 (11.76%) jQuery
13 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (8.82%) NServiceBus
14 3 (8.82%) SignalR
14 3 (8.82%) DevOps
14 3 (8.82%) GeoServer
14 3 (8.82%) Greenfield Project

.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 3 (8.82%) CMS
1 3 (8.82%) GeoServer
1 3 (8.82%) NServiceBus
1 3 (8.82%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Advertising
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (29.41%) .NET Framework
4 7 (20.59%) AngularJS
4 7 (20.59%) CSS
5 6 (17.65%) Entity Framework
6 5 (14.71%) HTML
7 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (11.76%) jQuery
8 3 (8.82%) SignalR
9 2 (5.88%) Ajax
9 2 (5.88%) Java EE
9 2 (5.88%) OOCSS
9 2 (5.88%) Sass
9 2 (5.88%) SOAP
9 2 (5.88%) WPF
9 2 (5.88%) XSLT
10 1 (2.94%) JSON
10 1 (2.94%) REST
10 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.94%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Android
2 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) MVC
3 14 (41.18%) Scrum
3 14 (41.18%) TDD
4 11 (32.35%) BDD
5 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
6 7 (20.59%) Kanban
7 5 (14.71%) OO
7 5 (14.71%) SDLC
8 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (8.82%) DevOps
8 3 (8.82%) SOA
8 3 (8.82%) Web Development
9 2 (5.88%) Content Management
9 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.88%) Project Management
9 2 (5.88%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.88%) UML
9 2 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) C#
2 14 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 8 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Sitecore
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Apple
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Xamarin