The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 23 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
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 121 51
Rank change year-on-year +78 -70  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 3 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.76% 0.28% 1.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.63% 1.42% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 8
Median daily rate £325 £319 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.96% +4.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £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 £36.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +14.72% -14.11%  

.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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 114 281 159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 28.93% 20.01% 25.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 180 103
Median daily rate £456 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.35% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 1
Median hourly rate £46.42 £28.25 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.30% +80.22%  
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 Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Tyne and Wear

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Tyne and Wear

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +80 2 £325 -7.14% 3
Gateshead -1 1 £325 -7.14%
.NET Framework
North East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) MVC
3 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 7 (58.33%) Entity Framework
5 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
5 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (25.00%) NServiceBus
7 3 (25.00%) SignalR
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (25.00%) GIS
7 3 (25.00%) Project Management
7 3 (25.00%) SOA
7 3 (25.00%) SDLC
7 3 (25.00%) GeoServer
8 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (16.67%) TDD
8 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (16.67%) CSS
8 2 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (16.67%) UML

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (25.00%) GeoServer
1 3 (25.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) GIS
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) Entity Framework
3 5 (41.67%) AngularJS
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (25.00%) SignalR
6 2 (16.67%) CSS
6 2 (16.67%) Java EE
7 1 (8.33%) Angular 2
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (8.33%) Classic ASP
7 1 (8.33%) HTML
7 1 (8.33%) REST
7 1 (8.33%) SOAP
7 1 (8.33%) Web Services
7 1 (8.33%) WPF
7 1 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) MVC
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (25.00%) SDLC
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) TDD
4 2 (16.67%) UML
4 2 (16.67%) Use Case
4 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Sitecore