Period
to 20 November 2018

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 20 November 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#
England > North East
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 32 47
Rank change year-on-year +2 +15 -26
Contract jobs citing C# 93 75 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.18% 6.15% 5.57%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.67% 18.61% 14.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 65 117
North East median daily rate £390 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.41% +5.71% +8.53%
10th Percentile £299 £304 £275
90th Percentile £600 £423 £542
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
North East median hourly rate - £27.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +34.15% +2.50%
England median hourly rate £42.50 £44.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.41% +10.00% -

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 498 403 1,026
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 38.46% 33.06% 38.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 267 713
North East median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £285 £275 £255
90th Percentile £550 £538 £506
England median daily rate £475 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.26% +8.24% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 35
North East median hourly rate £43.50 £45.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +55.17% +46.84%
10th Percentile £25.68 £24.60 £22.75
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.13 £40.60
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 20 November 2018.

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 20 November 2018. 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 +7 48 £400 +5.26% 69
Durham +8 41 £375 -4.15% 33
C#
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 North East region with a requirement for C#.

1 60 (64.52%) .NET
2 48 (51.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (39.78%) JavaScript
4 35 (37.63%) ASP.NET
5 34 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (32.26%) SQL
7 29 (31.18%) HTML
8 28 (30.11%) Microsoft
9 27 (29.03%) .NET Framework
10 26 (27.96%) MVC
10 26 (27.96%) Microservices
11 25 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (25.81%) Scrum
12 24 (25.81%) SQL Server
12 24 (25.81%) CSS
13 23 (24.73%) TDD
14 21 (22.58%) Windows
15 19 (20.43%) Test Automation
16 18 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (18.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 16 (17.20%) AngularJS
18 16 (17.20%) DevOps
18 16 (17.20%) T-SQL
19 15 (16.13%) Linux
20 14 (15.05%) XML
20 14 (15.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 14 (15.05%) Docker
20 14 (15.05%) Jenkins
20 14 (15.05%) HTML5
21 13 (13.98%) Google

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 9 (9.68%) NServiceBus
2 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.23%) Apache
3 3 (3.23%) CMS
3 3 (3.23%) JBoss
3 3 (3.23%) nginx
3 3 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.15%) Confluence
5 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 48 (51.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (10.75%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (9.68%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (5.38%) IaaS
5 5 (5.38%) PaaS
6 4 (4.30%) GitHub
6 4 (4.30%) iPaaS
6 4 (4.30%) Office 365
6 4 (4.30%) SaaS
7 3 (3.23%) Azure Functions
7 3 (3.23%) Google Analytics
7 3 (3.23%) Serverless
8 1 (1.08%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.08%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) HTTP
1 3 (3.23%) SSL
1 3 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.15%) DHCP
3 1 (1.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (15.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (12.90%) MongoDB
4 12 (12.90%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (4.30%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (3.23%) Redis
8 1 (1.08%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (1.08%) Easytrieve
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (15.05%) Jenkins
2 12 (12.90%) Git (software)
3 11 (11.83%) Visual Studio Team System
4 9 (9.68%) MSTest
5 7 (7.53%) Karma Test Runner
6 6 (6.45%) Grunt
7 5 (5.38%) NCrunch
7 5 (5.38%) NUnit
7 5 (5.38%) SpecFlow
7 5 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (5.38%) Visual Studio
8 4 (4.30%) Jasmine
8 4 (4.30%) Selenium
9 3 (3.23%) Ant
9 3 (3.23%) Cucumber
9 3 (3.23%) Eclipse
9 3 (3.23%) IntelliJ
9 3 (3.23%) JIRA
9 3 (3.23%) JUnit
9 3 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.08%) Advertising
2 1 (1.08%) Automotive
2 1 (1.08%) Banking
2 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 59 (63.44%) Developer
2 25 (26.88%) C# Developer
3 24 (25.81%) .NET Developer
4 16 (17.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (9.68%) Software Developer
6 8 (8.60%) .NET Software Developer
6 8 (8.60%) Azure Developer
6 8 (8.60%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (8.60%) Full Stack Developer
7 7 (7.53%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Tester
8 6 (6.45%) Architect
8 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior C# Software Developer
9 5 (5.38%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (64.52%) .NET
2 35 (37.63%) ASP.NET
3 29 (31.18%) HTML
4 27 (29.03%) .NET Framework
5 24 (25.81%) CSS
6 18 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (17.20%) AngularJS
8 14 (15.05%) HTML5
8 14 (15.05%) XML
9 13 (13.98%) jQuery
10 11 (11.83%) Angular 2
10 11 (11.83%) ASP.NET Core
10 11 (11.83%) CSS3
11 10 (10.75%) OAuth
12 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (8.60%) Node.js
13 8 (8.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (7.53%) Web Services
14 7 (7.53%) XML Schema
15 6 (6.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.75%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.53%) N-Tier
3 5 (5.38%) User Experience
4 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.30%) Reinsurance
5 3 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.08%) DataPower
6 1 (1.08%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.08%) iPad
6 1 (1.08%) iPhone
6 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.08%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.08%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.58%) Windows
2 15 (16.13%) Linux
3 4 (4.30%) CentOS
3 4 (4.30%) Debian
3 4 (4.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (4.30%) Unix
4 3 (3.23%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.08%) Android
5 1 (1.08%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.56%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (27.96%) Microservices
2 26 (27.96%) MVC
3 25 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
4 24 (25.81%) Scrum
5 23 (24.73%) TDD
6 19 (20.43%) Test Automation
7 16 (17.20%) DevOps
8 12 (12.90%) Configuration Management
8 12 (12.90%) Software Engineering
9 11 (11.83%) Project Management
10 10 (10.75%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (10.75%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (9.68%) Open Source
11 9 (9.68%) SDLC
12 7 (7.53%) API Development
12 7 (7.53%) BDD
12 7 (7.53%) Issue Tracking
12 7 (7.53%) OO
12 7 (7.53%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 37 (39.78%) JavaScript
2 30 (32.26%) SQL
3 16 (17.20%) T-SQL
4 13 (13.98%) Python
5 11 (11.83%) TypeScript
6 10 (10.75%) Java
7 9 (9.68%) C++
8 7 (7.53%) PowerShell
9 4 (4.30%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.23%) Groovy
10 3 (3.23%) Haskell
10 3 (3.23%) Perl
10 3 (3.23%) Ruby
10 3 (3.23%) Scala
11 2 (2.15%) VB
12 1 (1.08%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.08%) JCL
12 1 (1.08%) REXX
12 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.08%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 12 (12.90%) Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.15%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
1 3 (3.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (15.05%) Docker
2 2 (2.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (11.83%) Ansible
2 10 (10.75%) Kubernetes
3 9 (9.68%) Puppet
4 6 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (5.38%) Terraform
6 3 (3.23%) Grafana
6 3 (3.23%) Kibana
Vendors
1 28 (30.11%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.98%) Google
3 5 (5.38%) Sitecore
4 4 (4.30%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.23%) Adobe
5 3 (3.23%) webMethods
6 2 (2.15%) Citrix
6 2 (2.15%) Ivanti
6 2 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.15%) VMware
7 1 (1.08%) CA
7 1 (1.08%) Dell
7 1 (1.08%) Guidewire
7 1 (1.08%) IBM
7 1 (1.08%) Nintex
7 1 (1.08%) Xamarin