Period
to 23 November 2017

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 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.

C#
England > North East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 44 20
Rank change year-on-year +11 -24 -2
Contract jobs citing C# 72 148 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 5.87% 5.47% 7.12%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.05% 14.30% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 115 109
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -7.14%
10th Percentile £310 £275 £256
90th Percentile £424 £545 £506
England median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +8.75% - +6.67%
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% -
10th Percentile £13.45 £20.25 £9.50
90th Percentile £41.95 £20.75 £20.24
England median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +6.67%

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 399 1035 697
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 32.54% 38.22% 34.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 720 462
North East median daily rate £380 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £275 £257 £258
90th Percentile £538 £501 £560
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 33 21
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £29.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.17% +45.00% +31.15%
10th Percentile £25.50 £21.50 £12.75
90th Percentile £48.92 £41.80 £38.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +21.95%

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 23 November 2017.

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#
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 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 -5 45 £380 +8.57% 26
Durham +15 15 £410 +30.16% 7
C#
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# 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 C#.

1 51 (70.83%) .NET
2 36 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 34 (47.22%) JavaScript
4 23 (31.94%) HTML
4 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (31.94%) AngularJS
5 22 (30.56%) Java
6 21 (29.17%) XML
7 20 (27.78%) SQL
8 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
8 19 (26.39%) JSON
9 18 (25.00%) Visual Studio
9 18 (25.00%) CSS
9 18 (25.00%) Windows
10 17 (23.61%) Migration
11 16 (22.22%) TDD
11 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
11 16 (22.22%) PowerShell
11 16 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
12 15 (20.83%) Jenkins
13 14 (19.44%) OO
13 14 (19.44%) Test Automation
14 13 (18.06%) Scrum
15 12 (16.67%) Degree
15 12 (16.67%) Linux
15 12 (16.67%) SharePoint
15 12 (16.67%) Scala
15 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (16.67%) DevOps
16 11 (15.28%) Git (software)

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 12 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.89%) Confluence
3 9 (12.50%) Apache ServiceMix
3 9 (12.50%) IIS
3 9 (12.50%) Tomcat
4 8 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 8 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (11.11%) Skype for Business
5 7 (9.72%) OpenStack
6 5 (6.94%) Apache Spark
7 4 (5.56%) NServiceBus
8 1 (1.39%) Apache
8 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (1.39%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.39%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) Skype
2 3 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) InterSystems Cache
3 5 (6.94%) Big Data
3 5 (6.94%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.39%) JasperReports
7 1 (1.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 18 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 15 (20.83%) Jenkins
3 11 (15.28%) Git (software)
4 10 (13.89%) JIRA
4 10 (13.89%) Subversion
5 9 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (9.72%) JUnit
8 5 (6.94%) Cucumber
8 5 (6.94%) RSpec
8 5 (6.94%) Selenium
8 5 (6.94%) WebDriver
9 2 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.39%) git-flow
10 1 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (6.94%) Games
2 1 (1.39%) Advertising
2 1 (1.39%) Finance
2 1 (1.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (52.78%) Developer
2 15 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 11 (15.28%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) C# Developer
5 8 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
5 8 (11.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 8 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (8.33%) Messaging Specialist
7 5 (6.94%) Collaboration Specialist
7 5 (6.94%) Consultant
7 5 (6.94%) Senior DevOps
7 5 (6.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Analyst
9 3 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.17%) Messaging Consultant
9 3 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (70.83%) .NET
2 23 (31.94%) AngularJS
2 23 (31.94%) HTML
3 21 (29.17%) XML
4 19 (26.39%) JSON
5 18 (25.00%) CSS
6 11 (15.28%) Spring
7 9 (12.50%) Angular 2
7 9 (12.50%) Apache Camel
7 9 (12.50%) GWT
7 9 (12.50%) JSP
7 9 (12.50%) SOAP
8 8 (11.11%) HTML5
8 8 (11.11%) OOXML
8 8 (11.11%) Spring Security
9 6 (8.33%) .NET Framework
9 6 (8.33%) ASP.NET
10 5 (6.94%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (6.94%) Node.js
10 5 (6.94%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.78%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Windows
2 12 (16.67%) Linux
3 9 (12.50%) Unix
4 8 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.39%) Android
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (23.61%) Migration
3 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 16 (22.22%) TDD
4 14 (19.44%) OO
4 14 (19.44%) Test Automation
5 13 (18.06%) Scrum
6 12 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (16.67%) DevOps
7 11 (15.28%) SOA
8 10 (13.89%) Configuration Management
9 8 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (11.11%) Load Balancing
10 6 (8.33%) MVC
11 5 (6.94%) CRM
11 5 (6.94%) Defect Tracking
11 5 (6.94%) Microservices
11 5 (6.94%) Test Scripting
11 5 (6.94%) UML
11 5 (6.94%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.22%) JavaScript
2 22 (30.56%) Java
3 20 (27.78%) SQL
4 16 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 12 (16.67%) Scala
6 10 (13.89%) Shell Script
7 7 (9.72%) Python
7 7 (9.72%) Ruby
8 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.17%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.17%) VB
9 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Degree
2 10 (13.89%) Security Cleared
3 9 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 8 (11.11%) MCSE
4 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.50%) HL7
2 5 (6.94%) WCAG
3 2 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.11%) Brightmail
3 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 36 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.28%) Google
3 9 (12.50%) InterSystems
4 8 (11.11%) IronPort
5 3 (4.17%) Oracle
5 3 (4.17%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.39%) Apple
6 1 (1.39%) BEA