Period
to 17 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 17 June 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.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 39 20
Rank change year-on-year -2 -19 +18
Contract jobs citing .NET 37 64 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.35% 6.08% 9.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.21% 19.05% 26.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 50 70
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £310 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.16% -16.22% +12.12%
10th Percentile £340 £155 £303
90th Percentile £488 £500 £550
North East median daily rate £425 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +30.77% -7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £9.00
North East median hourly rate - - £15.07

.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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 215 336 355
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 25.29% 31.91% 35.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 243 226
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.92% +8.97% +3.57%
10th Percentile £300 £273 £300
90th Percentile £575 £525 £526
North East median daily rate £450 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +12.50% +9.59% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.50 £43.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.71% -2.78% +60.71%
North East median hourly rate £31.00 £43.75 £33.07
% change year-on-year -29.14% +32.32% +18.09%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Tyne and Wear

.NET
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 in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Tyne and Wear

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Tyne and Wear

.NET
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 in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Tyne and Wear

.NET
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 within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 17 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -16 18 £388 +25.00% 32
Gateshead -2 14 £450 +28.57% 1
Hebburn - 5 £400 -
South Tyneside - 5 £400 -
.NET
North East

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for .NET.

1 27 (72.97%) C#
2 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
4 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET
5 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
6 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (27.03%) React
7 10 (27.03%) HTML
7 10 (27.03%) MVC
7 10 (27.03%) TDD
7 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
8 9 (24.32%) Microservices
8 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
9 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
9 8 (21.62%) RESTful
9 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
9 8 (21.62%) CSS
10 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
10 7 (18.92%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (18.92%) jQuery
10 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (18.92%) Apex Code
10 7 (18.92%) BDD
10 7 (18.92%) .NET Core
11 6 (16.22%) Greenfield Project
11 6 (16.22%) Mobile App
11 6 (16.22%) HTML5
11 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (16.22%) Skype for Business

.NET
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 6 (16.22%) IIS
1 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
1 6 (16.22%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (24.32%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (13.51%) Force.com
4 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.70%) AWS Fargate
4 1 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (2.70%) SaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) FTP
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.70%) MySQL
2 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (86.49%) Developer
2 15 (40.54%) .NET Developer
3 7 (18.92%) Salesforce Developer
4 6 (16.22%) CRM Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Lead .NET Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Lead Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Commercial Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Commercial Business Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Technical Developer
8 1 (2.70%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) ASP.NET
2 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
3 10 (27.03%) .NET Framework
3 10 (27.03%) HTML
3 10 (27.03%) React
4 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (21.62%) CSS
5 8 (21.62%) RESTful
6 7 (18.92%) .NET Core
6 7 (18.92%) jQuery
7 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (16.22%) HTML5
7 6 (16.22%) Web Services
8 5 (13.51%) JSON
8 5 (13.51%) Middleware
8 5 (13.51%) REST
8 5 (13.51%) SOAP
8 5 (13.51%) Visualforce
8 5 (13.51%) XML
9 4 (10.81%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Greenfield Project
1 6 (16.22%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.51%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.70%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Android
1 5 (13.51%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) MVC
2 10 (27.03%) TDD
3 9 (24.32%) Microservices
4 7 (18.92%) BDD
5 6 (16.22%) CRM
6 5 (13.51%) Neuroscience
7 3 (8.11%) SOLID
8 2 (5.41%) API Design
8 2 (5.41%) Open Source
8 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
9 1 (2.70%) Content Management
9 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.70%) Integration Testing
9 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.70%) Test Scripting
9 1 (2.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) C#
2 19 (51.35%) JavaScript
3 7 (18.92%) Apex Code
4 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
4 6 (16.22%) SQL
5 5 (13.51%) SOQL
5 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
6 3 (8.11%) Java
7 1 (2.70%) C++
7 1 (2.70%) COBOL
7 1 (2.70%) Perl
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
7 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.70%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) CCNP
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
1 7 (18.92%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle