Period
to 22 May 2019

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 22 May 2019 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
22 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 43 21
Rank change year-on-year -10 -22 +14
Contract jobs citing C# 23 50 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.91% 4.98% 10.02%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.52% 14.20% 25.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 39 87
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £388 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.17% -14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £331 £150 £300
90th Percentile £505 £415 £542
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% +4.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £45.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +400.00% -35.71%
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £45.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year - +400.00% -35.71%

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 306 352 421
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 38.73% 35.06% 39.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 259 295
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £427 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.61% +2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £300 £259 £295
90th Percentile £553 £538 £525
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £425 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +18.06% +2.86% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 13
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £43.75 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -12.50% +22.49%
10th Percentile £41.53 £30.30 £17.65
90th Percentile £45.78 £42.25 £55.20
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +22.49%

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 22 May 2019.

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 22 May 2019, 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 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (52.17%) .NET
3 9 (39.13%) Java
3 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
4 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
4 8 (34.78%) Scrum
5 7 (30.43%) SQL
6 6 (26.09%) HTML
6 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
6 6 (26.09%) TDD
6 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
6 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
6 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
6 6 (26.09%) DevOps
7 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (21.74%) Microservices
7 5 (21.74%) Data Structures
7 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
7 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
7 5 (21.74%) Presales
7 5 (21.74%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 5 (21.74%) Decision-Making
7 5 (21.74%) Docker
7 5 (21.74%) Technical Leadership
7 5 (21.74%) Technical Debt
7 5 (21.74%) Degree
7 5 (21.74%) Kanban
7 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS

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 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) Confluence
1 1 (4.35%) JBoss
1 1 (4.35%) nginx
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (13.04%) SaaS
4 2 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (8.70%) Boomi
4 2 (8.70%) GitHub
4 2 (8.70%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (8.70%) IaaS
4 2 (8.70%) PaaS
5 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (4.35%) AWS Fargate
5 1 (4.35%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (4.35%) Google Analytics
5 1 (4.35%) Office 365
5 1 (4.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) SSL
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) NoSQL
2 5 (21.74%) RDBMS
2 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) Selenium
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.35%) Ant
4 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
4 1 (4.35%) Gatling
4 1 (4.35%) Grunt
4 1 (4.35%) gulp
4 1 (4.35%) Hudson
4 1 (4.35%) IntelliJ
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA
4 1 (4.35%) JMeter
4 1 (4.35%) JUnit
4 1 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (4.35%) LoadRunner
4 1 (4.35%) SpecFlow
4 1 (4.35%) Sublime Text
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.35%) Back Office
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
1 1 (4.35%) Front Office
1 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Architect
3 6 (26.09%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Lead Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
2 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
2 6 (26.09%) HTML
3 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (13.04%) CSS
4 3 (13.04%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) JSON
4 3 (13.04%) Node.js
4 3 (13.04%) React
4 3 (13.04%) XML
5 2 (8.70%) Gherkin
5 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
5 2 (8.70%) OAuth
5 2 (8.70%) Vue.js
5 2 (8.70%) Web Services
6 1 (4.35%) HTML5
6 1 (4.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Algorithms
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (21.74%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Linux
1 3 (13.04%) Ubuntu
2 2 (8.70%) CentOS
2 2 (8.70%) Debian
2 2 (8.70%) Fedora
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (8.70%) SUSE
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
3 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
3 8 (34.78%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (34.78%) Scrum
4 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
4 6 (26.09%) DevOps
4 6 (26.09%) TDD
5 5 (21.74%) Decision-Making
5 5 (21.74%) Kanban
5 5 (21.74%) Microservices
5 5 (21.74%) Presales
5 5 (21.74%) Risk Management
5 5 (21.74%) RUP
5 5 (21.74%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 5 (21.74%) Technical Debt
5 5 (21.74%) Technical Leadership
6 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure as Code
6 4 (17.39%) MVC
6 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (13.04%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 8 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) C++
5 3 (13.04%) Python
6 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (4.35%) Groovy
7 1 (4.35%) Haskell
7 1 (4.35%) Perl
7 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
7 1 (4.35%) Ruby
7 1 (4.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) Ansible
2 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.35%) Grafana
3 1 (4.35%) Kibana
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Google
2 2 (8.70%) Dell
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Atlassian
3 1 (4.35%) Nintex
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.35%) webMethods