The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 22 June 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 Framework
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 118 53
Rank change year-on-year +75 -65  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 2 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.57% 0.23% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.85% 1.20% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £325 £323 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.77% -6.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £301 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £345 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £36.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +13.01% -14.11%  

.NET Framework is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 108 250 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 30.59% 19.08% 22.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 165 80
Median daily rate £463 £350 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -6.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £285 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 1
Median hourly rate £46.42 £28.25 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.30% +80.22%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £38.89
% change year-on-year +18.05% -7.41%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Newcastle upon Tyne

.NET Framework
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 Framework in Newcastle upon Tyne.

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

.NET Framework
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 Framework in Newcastle upon Tyne.

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) MVC
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
5 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) Scrum
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
7 3 (27.27%) SignalR
7 3 (27.27%) SDLC
7 3 (27.27%) GeoServer
7 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
7 3 (27.27%) GIS
7 3 (27.27%) Project Management
7 3 (27.27%) SOA
7 3 (27.27%) NServiceBus
8 2 (18.18%) TDD
8 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 2 (18.18%) CSS
8 2 (18.18%) Windows
8 2 (18.18%) UML
8 2 (18.18%) T-SQL

.NET Framework
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 (27.27%) GeoServer
1 3 (27.27%) NServiceBus
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) GIS
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (90.91%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
3 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) SignalR
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) Java EE
6 1 (9.09%) Angular 2
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (9.09%) Classic ASP
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) SOAP
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) WPF
6 1 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) UML
5 2 (18.18%) Use Case
5 2 (18.18%) User Stories
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore