Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 17 January 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#
England > North East
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 37 33
Rank change year-on-year +8 -4 -9
Contract jobs citing C# 98 69 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.31% 5.72% 6.91%
As % of the Programming Languages category 19.64% 17.78% 17.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 60 135
North East median daily rate £450 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.21% +7.86% -
10th Percentile £326 £313 £285
90th Percentile £600 £425 £563
England median daily rate £454 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +0.89% +12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
North East median hourly rate - £27.50 -
England median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -2.22% +11.11% +1.25%

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 the North East with a requirement for coding skills.

All Programming Languages
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 499 388 935
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 37.21% 32.17% 39.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 264 669
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £305 £287 £268
90th Percentile £541 £559 £513
England median daily rate £478 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +0.53% +11.76% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 18
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +16.67% +92.31%
10th Percentile £25.68 £25.50 £25.78
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.00 £55.25
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in the North East

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in the North East

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in the North East over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in the North East

C#
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 C# in the North East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in the North East

C#
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 C# within the North East region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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 +4 50 £450 +14.29% 71
Durham +7 46 £390 -3.41% 24
C#
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 North East region with a requirement for C#.

1 67 (68.37%) .NET
2 59 (60.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 48 (48.98%) JavaScript
4 39 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (36.73%) ASP.NET
6 35 (35.71%) HTML
7 33 (33.67%) .NET Framework
7 33 (33.67%) Microservices
8 29 (29.59%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (29.59%) CSS
9 28 (28.57%) TDD
9 28 (28.57%) MVC
10 27 (27.55%) SQL
10 27 (27.55%) SQL Server
11 26 (26.53%) AngularJS
12 24 (24.49%) Microsoft
13 23 (23.47%) Scrum
14 22 (22.45%) Git (software)
14 22 (22.45%) Test Automation
14 22 (22.45%) HTML5
15 18 (18.37%) DevOps
16 17 (17.35%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (17.35%) jQuery
17 16 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
17 16 (16.33%) XML
17 16 (16.33%) Windows
18 15 (15.31%) Linux
19 14 (14.29%) Google
19 14 (14.29%) NoSQL
19 14 (14.29%) Docker

C#
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 10 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.14%) NServiceBus
3 6 (6.12%) CMS
4 5 (5.10%) IIS
4 5 (5.10%) Skype for Business
5 4 (4.08%) Apache
5 4 (4.08%) JBoss
5 4 (4.08%) nginx
5 4 (4.08%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.08%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.02%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (60.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (11.22%) PaaS
4 9 (9.18%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (9.18%) IaaS
5 5 (5.10%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (5.10%) GitHub
5 5 (5.10%) Office 365
5 5 (5.10%) SaaS
6 4 (4.08%) Google Analytics
6 4 (4.08%) iPaaS
7 3 (3.06%) Azure Functions
7 3 (3.06%) Serverless
8 2 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (2.04%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) HTTP
1 4 (4.08%) SSL
1 4 (4.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.02%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.55%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 13 (13.27%) MongoDB
4 9 (9.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (9.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.12%) Redis
6 5 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.08%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.02%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (22.45%) Git (software)
2 14 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 12 (12.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (11.22%) Visual Studio Team System
5 10 (10.20%) Grunt
6 8 (8.16%) Karma Test Runner
6 8 (8.16%) MSTest
6 8 (8.16%) Visual Studio
7 6 (6.12%) Bower
8 4 (4.08%) Cucumber
8 4 (4.08%) Eclipse
8 4 (4.08%) Gatling
8 4 (4.08%) gulp
8 4 (4.08%) IntelliJ
8 4 (4.08%) Jasmine
8 4 (4.08%) NCrunch
8 4 (4.08%) NUnit
8 4 (4.08%) Protractor
8 4 (4.08%) Selenium
8 4 (4.08%) Sublime Text
General
1 5 (5.10%) Finance
2 1 (1.02%) Advertising
2 1 (1.02%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 65 (66.33%) Developer
2 24 (24.49%) .NET Developer
3 15 (15.31%) C# Developer
4 12 (12.24%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (12.24%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (10.20%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.18%) Senior Developer
7 8 (8.16%) Architect
7 8 (8.16%) Lead Developer
8 7 (7.14%) Azure Developer
9 6 (6.12%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (6.12%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (6.12%) DevOps Engineer
9 6 (6.12%) Senior .NET Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Senior Software Developer
9 6 (6.12%) Tester
10 5 (5.10%) Lead .NET Developer
10 5 (5.10%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (5.10%) SharePoint Developer
10 5 (5.10%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (68.37%) .NET
2 36 (36.73%) ASP.NET
3 35 (35.71%) HTML
4 33 (33.67%) .NET Framework
5 29 (29.59%) CSS
6 26 (26.53%) AngularJS
7 22 (22.45%) HTML5
8 17 (17.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (17.35%) jQuery
9 16 (16.33%) XML
10 13 (13.27%) ASP.NET Core
10 13 (13.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (13.27%) CSS3
10 13 (13.27%) OAuth
11 12 (12.24%) Node.js
11 12 (12.24%) Web Services
12 11 (11.22%) .NET Core
12 11 (11.22%) RESTful
13 9 (9.18%) OAuth2
14 8 (8.16%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 5 (5.10%) User Experience
4 4 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.08%) Reinsurance
5 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.02%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.02%) DataPower
6 1 (1.02%) iPad
6 1 (1.02%) iPhone
6 1 (1.02%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (16.33%) Windows
2 15 (15.31%) Linux
3 5 (5.10%) Unix
4 4 (4.08%) CentOS
4 4 (4.08%) Debian
4 4 (4.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (4.08%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.02%) Android
5 1 (1.02%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (39.80%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (33.67%) Microservices
3 29 (29.59%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (28.57%) MVC
4 28 (28.57%) TDD
5 23 (23.47%) Scrum
6 22 (22.45%) Test Automation
7 18 (18.37%) DevOps
8 12 (12.24%) Continuous Delivery
8 12 (12.24%) Software Engineering
9 10 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (9.18%) Computer Science
10 9 (9.18%) Configuration Management
10 9 (9.18%) Project Management
11 8 (8.16%) BDD
11 8 (8.16%) Open Source
11 8 (8.16%) SDLC
12 7 (7.14%) API Design
12 7 (7.14%) API Development
12 7 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 48 (48.98%) JavaScript
2 27 (27.55%) SQL
3 13 (13.27%) Python
4 11 (11.22%) C++
4 11 (11.22%) Java
5 10 (10.20%) PowerShell
6 9 (9.18%) TypeScript
7 7 (7.14%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.08%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.08%) Groovy
8 4 (4.08%) Haskell
8 4 (4.08%) Perl
8 4 (4.08%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.08%) Ruby
8 4 (4.08%) Scala
9 1 (1.02%) C
9 1 (1.02%) PHP
9 1 (1.02%) XPath
9 1 (1.02%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (10.20%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.02%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.16%) QA
2 6 (6.12%) WCAG
3 1 (1.02%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (10.20%) Kubernetes
2 9 (9.18%) Ansible
3 8 (8.16%) Puppet
4 5 (5.10%) Terraform
5 4 (4.08%) Grafana
5 4 (4.08%) Kibana
5 4 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (24.49%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.29%) Google
3 4 (4.08%) Adobe
3 4 (4.08%) Oracle
3 4 (4.08%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.08%) webMethods
4 3 (3.06%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.04%) Dell
5 2 (2.04%) Nintex
6 1 (1.02%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.02%) Xamarin