Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 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.

C#
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 30 72
Rank change year-on-year -7 +42 -6
Contract jobs citing C# 67 65 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.29% 7.65% 4.00%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.31% 20.90% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 45 64
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £256 £276 £272
90th Percentile £475 £528 £396
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £338 £350 £330
% change year-on-year -3.57% +6.06% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £45.00 £10.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +350.00% - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £45.00 £10.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +350.00% -51.22% -26.36%

C# is in the Programming Languages category. The following 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 387 311 772
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 42.11% 36.59% 36.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 199 502
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £364 £355 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.46% +7.58% -12.00%
10th Percentile £259 £275 £245
90th Percentile £550 £528 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% -10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 35
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £32.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.45% +34.74% +31.94%
10th Percentile £29.95 £15.45 £28.00
90th Percentile £42.50 £49.78 £36.74
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £33.00 £44.00 £32.58
% change year-on-year -25.00% +35.06% +1.80%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Newcastle upon Tyne

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Newcastle upon Tyne

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Newcastle upon Tyne

C#
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 C# in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for C#.

1 55 (82.09%) .NET
2 43 (64.18%) ASP.NET
3 40 (59.70%) SQL Server
4 36 (53.73%) MVC
4 36 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (52.24%) SQL
5 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
6 30 (44.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (41.79%) JavaScript
7 28 (41.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (40.30%) Windows
9 25 (37.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 24 (35.82%) T-SQL
11 22 (32.84%) CSS
11 22 (32.84%) Scrum
11 22 (32.84%) TDD
12 21 (31.34%) HTML
13 20 (29.85%) BDD
14 18 (26.87%) SpecFlow
14 18 (26.87%) Linux
15 15 (22.39%) Degree
16 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Azure
17 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
18 11 (16.42%) Problem-Solving
18 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
19 10 (14.93%) Banking
20 8 (11.94%) Test Automation
20 8 (11.94%) Microservices
21 7 (10.45%) jQuery
21 7 (10.45%) PowerShell

C#
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 (4.48%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.49%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.46%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.97%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (2.99%) GitHub
5 1 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.49%) Boomi
5 1 (1.49%) IaaS
5 1 (1.49%) OpenShift
5 1 (1.49%) PaaS
5 1 (1.49%) SaaS
5 1 (1.49%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.49%) DHCP
2 1 (1.49%) Firewall
2 1 (1.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (59.70%) SQL Server
2 28 (41.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (37.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.46%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.49%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (1.49%) MySQL
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (26.87%) SpecFlow
2 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
3 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
3 5 (7.46%) MSTest
3 5 (7.46%) NCrunch
4 1 (1.49%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) Maven
4 1 (1.49%) NUnit
4 1 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.49%) Selenium
4 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (14.93%) Banking
2 7 (10.45%) Finance
3 5 (7.46%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (82.09%) Developer
2 34 (50.75%) C# Developer
3 24 (35.82%) .NET Developer
4 14 (20.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (16.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (7.46%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.97%) .NET Applications Developer
7 4 (5.97%) .NET Web Applications Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Applications Developer
7 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
7 4 (5.97%) C# Application Developer
7 4 (5.97%) C# Web Application Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Senior DevOps
7 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
7 4 (5.97%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (5.97%) Web Applications Developer
8 3 (4.48%) SSIS Developer
8 3 (4.48%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (82.09%) .NET
2 43 (64.18%) ASP.NET
3 30 (44.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (32.84%) CSS
5 21 (31.34%) HTML
6 7 (10.45%) jQuery
7 6 (8.96%) .NET Framework
7 6 (8.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (7.46%) Angular 2
8 5 (7.46%) HTML5
8 5 (7.46%) JSON
8 5 (7.46%) LINQ
9 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
9 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (5.97%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (5.97%) XML
10 3 (4.48%) Node.js
11 2 (2.99%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (2.99%) Web Services
11 2 (2.99%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.48%) Virtual Team
4 2 (2.99%) SCADA
5 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.49%) DataPower
5 1 (1.49%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (40.30%) Windows
2 18 (26.87%) Linux
3 4 (5.97%) CentOS
3 4 (5.97%) Debian
3 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.97%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
1 36 (53.73%) MVC
2 22 (32.84%) Scrum
2 22 (32.84%) TDD
3 20 (29.85%) BDD
4 11 (16.42%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (11.94%) Microservices
5 8 (11.94%) Test Automation
6 7 (10.45%) OO
7 6 (8.96%) Open Source
8 5 (7.46%) Change Control
8 5 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (7.46%) DevOps
8 5 (7.46%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.46%) Time Management
8 5 (7.46%) Web Application Development
9 4 (5.97%) Front End Development
9 4 (5.97%) Prototyping
9 4 (5.97%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (5.97%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (52.24%) SQL
2 28 (41.79%) JavaScript
3 24 (35.82%) T-SQL
4 7 (10.45%) PowerShell
5 6 (8.96%) C++
5 6 (8.96%) Python
6 5 (7.46%) Java
7 4 (5.97%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.48%) C
8 3 (4.48%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.99%) VB
10 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.49%) Ruby
10 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) Degree
2 12 (17.91%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
2 4 (5.97%) GCP
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) Docker
2 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Ansible
1 6 (8.96%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (8.96%) Puppet
2 4 (5.97%) Kubernetes
2 4 (5.97%) Terraform
3 2 (2.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.49%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 35 (52.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.97%) Google
2 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle
3 3 (4.48%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.49%) Citrix
5 1 (1.49%) Dell
5 1 (1.49%) Ivanti
5 1 (1.49%) Perforce
5 1 (1.49%) VMware