Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 July 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)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 63 42
Rank change year-on-year +37 -21 -25
Contract jobs citing .NET 68 96 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.76% 4.60% 4.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.05% 20.43% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 67 57
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £365 £330 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.61% +10.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £306 £270 £225
90th Percentile £540 £463 £398
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £365 £330 £288
% change year-on-year +10.61% +14.78% +3.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £9.00 - £13.34
10th Percentile £8.75 - £10.96
90th Percentile £9.25 - £15.80
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £9.00 £20.50 £13.34
% change year-on-year -56.10% +53.70% -

.NET 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 323 470 306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 36.87% 22.50% 27.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 305 194
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £378 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.86% -6.67% +35.75%
10th Percentile £300 £262 £257
90th Percentile £525 £500 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £349 £350
% change year-on-year +7.53% -0.36% +26.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £13.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% +109.93% -62.95%
10th Percentile £15.50 £26.20 £10.96
90th Percentile £47.76 £36.00 £15.80
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £13.34
% change year-on-year +60.71% +109.93% -62.95%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Newcastle upon Tyne

.NET
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 in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Newcastle upon Tyne

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Newcastle upon Tyne

.NET
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 in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for .NET.

1 47 (69.12%) C#
2 41 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (51.47%) ASP.NET
4 32 (47.06%) TDD
5 31 (45.59%) MVC
6 24 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 23 (33.82%) Sitecore
8 20 (29.41%) Scrum
9 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
9 19 (27.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (22.06%) BDD
10 15 (22.06%) Spring
10 15 (22.06%) Spring MVC
10 15 (22.06%) Java
11 14 (20.59%) Git (software)
11 14 (20.59%) Test Automation
12 13 (19.12%) Linux
13 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
14 11 (16.18%) CSS
14 11 (16.18%) HTML
14 11 (16.18%) Ruby on Rails
14 11 (16.18%) Ruby
14 11 (16.18%) Unit Testing
14 11 (16.18%) Scala
14 11 (16.18%) Play Framework
14 11 (16.18%) DevOps
15 10 (14.71%) SQL
16 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
16 9 (13.24%) .NET Framework
16 9 (13.24%) Microservices

.NET
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 5 (7.35%) CMS
1 5 (7.35%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (4.41%) GeoServer
2 3 (4.41%) IIS
2 3 (4.41%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) GIS
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.47%) MS Access
3 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.76%) Cucumber
3 5 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.94%) Selenium
4 2 (2.94%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.47%) JIRA
5 1 (1.47%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Advertising
3 2 (2.94%) Marketing
3 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.47%) Electronics
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 52 (76.47%) Developer
2 28 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 17 (25.00%) Sitecore Developer
4 13 (19.12%) Agile Developer
4 13 (19.12%) C# Developer
4 13 (19.12%) Java Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Agile .NET Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Java Scala Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Scala Developer
6 7 (10.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Architect
8 5 (7.35%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Linux Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (5.88%) CRM Architect
10 3 (4.41%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (51.47%) ASP.NET
2 19 (27.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (22.06%) Spring
3 15 (22.06%) Spring MVC
4 11 (16.18%) CSS
4 11 (16.18%) HTML
4 11 (16.18%) Play Framework
4 11 (16.18%) Ruby on Rails
5 9 (13.24%) .NET Framework
6 7 (10.29%) AngularJS
7 5 (7.35%) Ajax
7 5 (7.35%) Entity Framework
7 5 (7.35%) jQuery
7 5 (7.35%) WPF
8 4 (5.88%) REST
9 3 (4.41%) HTML5
9 3 (4.41%) JSON
9 3 (4.41%) RESTful
9 3 (4.41%) SignalR
9 3 (4.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Linux Command Line
2 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.47%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.12%) Linux
2 5 (7.35%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Android
3 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (60.29%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.06%) TDD
3 31 (45.59%) MVC
4 20 (29.41%) Scrum
5 15 (22.06%) BDD
6 14 (20.59%) Test Automation
7 11 (16.18%) DevOps
7 11 (16.18%) Unit Testing
8 9 (13.24%) Microservices
8 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
9 7 (10.29%) Kanban
9 7 (10.29%) Mentoring
9 7 (10.29%) OO
10 6 (8.82%) CRM
10 6 (8.82%) Project Governance
10 6 (8.82%) Translating Business Requirements
11 5 (7.35%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (7.35%) Presales
12 4 (5.88%) Software Architecture
12 4 (5.88%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 47 (69.12%) C#
2 24 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 15 (22.06%) Java
4 11 (16.18%) Ruby
4 11 (16.18%) Scala
5 10 (14.71%) SQL
6 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.94%) Python
7 2 (2.94%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (1.47%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 23 (33.82%) Sitecore
2 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle
4 2 (2.94%) Apple
4 2 (2.94%) Google
5 1 (1.47%) SAP
5 1 (1.47%) Xamarin