Period
to 15 December 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 15 December 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
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 51 33
Rank change year-on-year +10 -18 -16
Contract jobs citing .NET 50 41 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.21% 4.41% 7.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.03% 13.14% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 28 144
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £362 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.50% +3.43% -22.22%
10th Percentile £313 £296 £275
90th Percentile £535 £527 £559
North East median daily rate £390 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +8.33% +2.86% -15.56%
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% -
North East median hourly rate - £27.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year - +34.15% +2.50%

.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 312 312 700
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 32.50% 33.58% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 219 497
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £438 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £285
90th Percentile £575 £550 £503
North East median daily rate £425 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +8.97% +11.43% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 14
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £45.00 £11.75 £34.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +282.98% -65.77% +27.14%
10th Percentile £32.75 £10.28 £26.95
90th Percentile £48.05 £13.83 £36.70
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year +60.71% -3.45% +42.86%

.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 15 December 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 15 December 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 +13 44 £400 +10.34% 63
Gateshead - 4 £450 - 7
Sunderland -7 1 £325 +18.18% 4
.NET
North East

For the 6 months to 15 December 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 35 (70.00%) C#
2 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 23 (46.00%) JavaScript
4 22 (44.00%) MVC
5 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
7 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 14 (28.00%) CSS
8 14 (28.00%) SQL
9 11 (22.00%) TDD
9 11 (22.00%) HTML
9 11 (22.00%) .NET Framework
10 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 10 (20.00%) jQuery
10 10 (20.00%) Sitecore
11 9 (18.00%) Java
11 9 (18.00%) Scrum
11 9 (18.00%) BDD
11 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
11 9 (18.00%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (16.00%) Microservices
12 8 (16.00%) Test Automation
13 7 (14.00%) Open Source
13 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
13 7 (14.00%) Oracle
13 7 (14.00%) Salesforce.com
13 7 (14.00%) OO
13 7 (14.00%) Front End Development

.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 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.00%) Confluence
2 1 (2.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) Boomi
3 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.00%) IaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (6.00%) MySQL
5 3 (6.00%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.00%) Big Data
7 1 (2.00%) KDB
7 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (10.00%) MSTest
1 5 (10.00%) NCrunch
2 4 (8.00%) SpecFlow
3 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.00%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.00%) MSBuild
4 2 (4.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.00%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.00%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.00%) Geb
5 1 (2.00%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.00%) NUnit
5 1 (2.00%) Sahi
5 1 (2.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.00%) WATIR
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Advertising
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (82.00%) Developer
2 21 (42.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (28.00%) C# Developer
4 9 (18.00%) Sitecore Developer
5 8 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (12.00%) Applications Developer
6 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (10.00%) SQL Developer
8 4 (8.00%) .NET Applications Developer
8 4 (8.00%) .NET Web Applications Developer
8 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Applications Developer
8 4 (8.00%) C# Application Developer
8 4 (8.00%) C# Web Application Developer
8 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 4 (8.00%) Web Applications Developer
9 3 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (28.00%) CSS
4 11 (22.00%) .NET Framework
4 11 (22.00%) HTML
5 10 (20.00%) jQuery
6 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
7 5 (10.00%) LINQ
7 5 (10.00%) Node.js
8 4 (8.00%) React
8 4 (8.00%) Spring
9 3 (6.00%) Backbone.js
9 3 (6.00%) Django
9 3 (6.00%) Durandal
9 3 (6.00%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (6.00%) RESTful
9 3 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (6.00%) Web Services
9 3 (6.00%) WPF
9 3 (6.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.00%) iPad
4 1 (2.00%) iPhone
4 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.00%) Android
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.00%) MVC
2 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (22.00%) TDD
4 9 (18.00%) BDD
4 9 (18.00%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (18.00%) Scrum
5 8 (16.00%) Microservices
5 8 (16.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (14.00%) Front End Development
6 7 (14.00%) OO
6 7 (14.00%) Open Source
7 5 (10.00%) Personalization
7 5 (10.00%) Time Management
7 5 (10.00%) Web Application Development
8 4 (8.00%) Integration Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.00%) DevOps
9 3 (6.00%) IT Strategy
9 3 (6.00%) SDLC
9 3 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) C#
2 23 (46.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (28.00%) SQL
4 9 (18.00%) Java
5 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.00%) PHP
6 4 (8.00%) Python
6 4 (8.00%) Ruby
7 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.00%) C++
9 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
9 1 (2.00%) Groovy
9 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) Degree
1 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.00%) Sitecore
3 7 (14.00%) Oracle
3 7 (14.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.00%) Dell
4 1 (2.00%) Google
4 1 (2.00%) Nintex
4 1 (2.00%) Sybase
4 1 (2.00%) Xamarin