The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 25 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
England / North East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 120 54
Rank change year-on-year +72 -66  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 11 5 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.97% 0.31% 2.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.43% 1.66% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 16
Median daily rate £335 £319 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.09% +3.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £350 £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 £41.88 £28.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +48.23% -33.52%  

.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 the North East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 148 302 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 26.48% 18.85% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 185 125
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 15 8
Median hourly rate £46.42 £28.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.76% +73.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.28 £14.90 £15.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £36.00 £16.53
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Framework in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in the North East

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in the North East

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham +5 8 £340 - 1
Tyne and Wear +73 3 £325 +1.96% 4
.NET Framework
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 North East region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 29 (100.00%) C#
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (72.41%) SQL
3 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
4 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
5 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
5 17 (58.62%) Entity Framework
6 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
7 12 (41.38%) MVC
8 10 (34.48%) Scrum
9 9 (31.03%) SOA
10 8 (27.59%) UML
10 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
11 7 (24.14%) Windows
12 6 (20.69%) OO
12 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
12 6 (20.69%) GIS
12 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (20.69%) SignalR
12 6 (20.69%) Software Delivery
12 6 (20.69%) SDLC
12 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
12 6 (20.69%) Process Improvement
13 5 (17.24%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (17.24%) Java EE
13 5 (17.24%) TDD
14 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
14 4 (13.79%) CSS

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (10.34%) CMS
1 3 (10.34%) GeoServer
1 3 (10.34%) NServiceBus
2 2 (6.90%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) GIS
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.90%) Marketing
1 2 (6.90%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (96.55%) Developer
2 26 (89.66%) .NET Developer
3 18 (62.07%) C# Developer
4 17 (58.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (20.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (20.69%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (20.69%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (58.62%) Entity Framework
3 12 (41.38%) AngularJS
4 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
4 6 (20.69%) SignalR
5 5 (17.24%) Java EE
6 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (13.79%) CSS
7 3 (10.34%) HTML
7 3 (10.34%) REST
7 3 (10.34%) SOAP
7 3 (10.34%) Web Services
8 2 (6.90%) Angular 2
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.45%) Classic ASP
9 1 (3.45%) WPF
9 1 (3.45%) XML
9 1 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (24.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) MVC
3 10 (34.48%) Scrum
4 9 (31.03%) SOA
5 8 (27.59%) Software Engineering
5 8 (27.59%) UML
6 6 (20.69%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (20.69%) OO
6 6 (20.69%) Process Improvement
6 6 (20.69%) SDLC
6 6 (20.69%) Software Delivery
6 6 (20.69%) Test Automation
7 5 (17.24%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) TDD
8 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (10.34%) Project Management
9 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
9 3 (10.34%) Web Development
10 2 (6.90%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (72.41%) SQL
3 20 (68.97%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) TypeScript
5 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) VB
7 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) Sitecore