Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 23 November 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)
England > North East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 36 14
Rank change year-on-year +8 -22 +9
Contract jobs citing .NET 79 167 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 6.44% 6.17% 10.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.10% 23.00% 36.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 134 160
North East median daily rate £373 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.43% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £308 £270 £263
90th Percentile £528 £554 £540
England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
North East median hourly rate £27.50 £20.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.15% +2.50% -77.14%
10th Percentile £13.45 £20.25 £9.50
90th Percentile £41.95 £20.75 £20.24
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following 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 technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 342 726 566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 27.90% 26.81% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 494 368
North East median daily rate £400 £360 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -9.72% +13.93%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £538 £500 £554
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 24 12
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £18.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% +48.27% -37.05%
10th Percentile £22.50 £18.61 £16.16
90th Percentile £47.70 £36.70 £27.90
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in the North East

.NET
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 in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in the North East

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in the North East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in the North East

.NET
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 in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in the North East

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in the North East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for .NET in the North East

.NET
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 within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -11 48 £375 +7.14% 23
Durham +18 18 £413 +34.04% 5
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 North East region with a requirement for .NET.

1 51 (64.56%) C#
1 51 (64.56%) Microsoft
2 28 (35.44%) SQL Server
3 23 (29.11%) Visual Studio
4 21 (26.58%) JavaScript
4 21 (26.58%) Windows
5 19 (24.05%) PowerShell
6 18 (22.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (22.78%) AngularJS
7 17 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (21.52%) Migration
7 17 (21.52%) XML
8 16 (20.25%) SQL
8 16 (20.25%) CRM
8 16 (20.25%) TDD
8 16 (20.25%) Dynamics CRM
9 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (17.72%) DevOps
11 13 (16.46%) Degree
12 12 (15.19%) JSON
12 12 (15.19%) SharePoint
12 12 (15.19%) VB.NET
13 11 (13.92%) Unix
13 11 (13.92%) JIRA
13 11 (13.92%) Software Engineering
13 11 (13.92%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (13.92%) Git (software)
13 11 (13.92%) Confluence
14 10 (12.66%) Jenkins
14 10 (12.66%) Project Governance

.NET
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 12 (15.19%) SharePoint
2 11 (13.92%) Confluence
3 8 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (10.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (10.13%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.13%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (10.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (10.13%) Skype for Business
4 7 (8.86%) OpenStack
5 5 (6.33%) NServiceBus
6 4 (5.06%) JBoss
7 2 (2.53%) IIS
8 1 (1.27%) Apache
8 1 (1.27%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.27%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 16 (20.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (22.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.13%) Office 365
3 1 (1.27%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) Internet
2 8 (10.13%) Skype
3 5 (6.33%) FTP
4 1 (1.27%) HTTP
4 1 (1.27%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.27%) DTS
4 1 (1.27%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.27%) JasperReports
4 1 (1.27%) MS Access
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (29.11%) Visual Studio
2 11 (13.92%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.92%) JIRA
3 10 (12.66%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.66%) Octopus Deploy
3 10 (12.66%) Subversion
4 9 (11.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.06%) JUnit
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.27%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.27%) git-flow
7 1 (1.27%) gulp
7 1 (1.27%) Selenium
7 1 (1.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (1.27%) Advertising
1 1 (1.27%) Finance
1 1 (1.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 37 (46.84%) Developer
2 18 (22.78%) .NET Developer
3 12 (15.19%) Architect
4 11 (13.92%) DevOps Engineer
5 9 (11.39%) C# Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (8.86%) Azure DevOps
6 7 (8.86%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.86%) Azure Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (7.59%) CRM Architect
7 6 (7.59%) Messaging Specialist
8 5 (6.33%) Collaboration Specialist
8 5 (6.33%) Consultant
8 5 (6.33%) CRM Solutions Architect
9 4 (5.06%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Senior DevOps
9 4 (5.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (22.78%) AngularJS
2 17 (21.52%) XML
3 12 (15.19%) JSON
4 8 (10.13%) Angular 2
4 8 (10.13%) CSS
4 8 (10.13%) HTML
4 8 (10.13%) OOXML
5 6 (7.59%) .NET Framework
5 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET
5 6 (7.59%) Web Services
6 5 (6.33%) SOAP
6 5 (6.33%) Spring
7 4 (5.06%) EJB
7 4 (5.06%) JPA
7 4 (5.06%) REST
8 3 (3.80%) MSMQ
9 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (2.53%) JDBC
9 2 (2.53%) WPF
10 1 (1.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.06%) Computer Science
1 4 (5.06%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.27%) NHS
3 1 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (26.58%) Windows
2 11 (13.92%) Unix
3 10 (12.66%) Linux
4 9 (11.39%) Windows Server
4 9 (11.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.27%) Android
5 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.27%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.52%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (21.52%) Migration
2 16 (20.25%) CRM
2 16 (20.25%) TDD
3 15 (18.99%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (17.72%) DevOps
5 11 (13.92%) Continuous Delivery
5 11 (13.92%) Software Engineering
6 10 (12.66%) Project Governance
6 10 (12.66%) SOA
6 10 (12.66%) Translating Business Requirements
7 9 (11.39%) Test Automation
8 8 (10.13%) Configuration Management
8 8 (10.13%) Load Balancing
8 8 (10.13%) Presales
9 7 (8.86%) Mentoring
10 6 (7.59%) OO
11 5 (6.33%) UML
12 4 (5.06%) MVC
12 4 (5.06%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 51 (64.56%) C#
2 21 (26.58%) JavaScript
3 19 (24.05%) PowerShell
4 16 (20.25%) SQL
5 12 (15.19%) VB.NET
6 10 (12.66%) Shell Script
7 9 (11.39%) Java
8 4 (5.06%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.80%) TypeScript
9 3 (3.80%) VB
10 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 13 (16.46%) Degree
2 10 (12.66%) Security Cleared
3 9 (11.39%) BPSS Clearance
3 9 (11.39%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.13%) MCSE
4 8 (10.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (11.39%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.13%) Brightmail
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.27%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 51 (64.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.13%) IronPort
3 3 (3.80%) Oracle
3 3 (3.80%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.53%) Google
5 1 (1.27%) Apple
5 1 (1.27%) BEA
5 1 (1.27%) InterSystems