Period
to 23 October 2018

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 23 October 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.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 49 52
Rank change year-on-year +3 +3 -32
Contract jobs citing .NET 43 44 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.85% 4.87% 5.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.63% 15.17% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 25 102
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £383 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.38% +5.71% -26.32%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £523 £530 £532
North East median daily rate £377 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.71% - -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £10.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -51.22% +30.78%
North East median hourly rate - £27.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +71.88% -10.30%

.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 294 290 700
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 33.18% 32.12% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 186 474
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £420 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £303 £300 £275
90th Percentile £550 £519 £500
North East median daily rate £413 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 22
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £37.25 £45.00 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.22% +59.29% +61.43%
10th Percentile £28.58 £16.50 £26.60
90th Percentile £45.33 £47.76 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £37.25 £45.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -17.22% +60.71% +73.27%

.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 23 October 2018.

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 23 October 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +12 41 £390 +4.70% 40
Sunderland -6 2 £300 +9.09% 5
.NET
North East

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, 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 33 (76.74%) C#
2 26 (60.47%) ASP.NET
3 22 (51.16%) MVC
4 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
5 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
6 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
7 15 (34.88%) CSS
8 12 (27.91%) HTML
8 12 (27.91%) SQL
9 9 (20.93%) Sitecore
9 9 (20.93%) TDD
9 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
10 8 (18.60%) Open Source
10 8 (18.60%) BDD
10 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (16.28%) Front End Development
11 7 (16.28%) Test Automation
11 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
11 7 (16.28%) Java
11 7 (16.28%) OO
11 7 (16.28%) Scrum
11 7 (16.28%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (13.95%) jQuery
12 6 (13.95%) Time Management
12 6 (13.95%) Microservices
13 5 (11.63%) Personalization

.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 2 (4.65%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) Jetty
2 1 (2.33%) Mongrel
2 1 (2.33%) nginx
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) GitHub
2 2 (4.65%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (4.65%) SaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Boomi
3 1 (2.33%) Google App Engine
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) DHCP
1 1 (2.33%) DNS
1 1 (2.33%) FTP
1 1 (2.33%) HTTP
1 1 (2.33%) IPsec
1 1 (2.33%) SSL
1 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.33%) Big Data
5 1 (2.33%) KDB
5 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MSTest
1 5 (11.63%) NCrunch
2 4 (9.30%) SpecFlow
3 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.65%) JIRA
5 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.33%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.33%) Geb
5 1 (2.33%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.33%) NUnit
5 1 (2.33%) Sahi
5 1 (2.33%) Selenium
5 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.33%) Travis CI
5 1 (2.33%) WATIR
General
1 2 (4.65%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Banking
2 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (86.05%) Developer
2 23 (53.49%) .NET Developer
3 15 (34.88%) C# Developer
4 8 (18.60%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (18.60%) Sitecore Developer
5 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (13.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (11.63%) SQL Developer
7 4 (9.30%) .NET Applications Developer
7 4 (9.30%) .NET Web Applications Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Applications Developer
7 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
7 4 (9.30%) C# Application Developer
7 4 (9.30%) C# Web Application Developer
7 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (9.30%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.33%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (2.33%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (60.47%) ASP.NET
2 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 15 (34.88%) CSS
4 12 (27.91%) HTML
5 9 (20.93%) .NET Framework
6 6 (13.95%) jQuery
7 5 (11.63%) LINQ
8 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.98%) Web Services
9 3 (6.98%) XML
10 2 (4.65%) Angular 2
10 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (4.65%) JSON
10 2 (4.65%) Node.js
11 1 (2.33%) .NET Core
11 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Core
11 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (2.33%) CSS3
11 1 (2.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.33%) Hedge funds
2 1 (2.33%) iPad
2 1 (2.33%) iPhone
2 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) MVC
2 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.93%) TDD
4 8 (18.60%) BDD
4 8 (18.60%) Open Source
4 8 (18.60%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (16.28%) Front End Development
5 7 (16.28%) OO
5 7 (16.28%) Scrum
5 7 (16.28%) Test Automation
6 6 (13.95%) Microservices
6 6 (13.95%) Time Management
7 5 (11.63%) Personalization
7 5 (11.63%) Web Application Development
8 4 (9.30%) Change Control
8 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
8 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.98%) SDLC
10 2 (4.65%) DevOps
10 2 (4.65%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) C#
2 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.91%) SQL
4 7 (16.28%) Java
4 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.33%) Groovy
5 1 (2.33%) PHP
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
5 1 (2.33%) Scala
5 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Degree
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Apache Flume
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
1 1 (2.33%) HDFS
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Puppet
1 2 (4.65%) Terraform
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) Sitecore
3 7 (16.28%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.65%) Google
5 1 (2.33%) Dell
5 1 (2.33%) Nintex
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle
5 1 (2.33%) Sybase
5 1 (2.33%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) Xamarin