The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 30 37 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 0.54% 0.44% 2.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.17% 1.59% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £525 - £274
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
.NET Framework
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
46 63 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 24.86% 27.51% 39.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 27 28
Average daily rate £500 £375 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -77.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Bradford region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Bradford region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) WinForms
5 2 (33.33%) WCF
5 2 (33.33%) SDLC
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (16.67%) QA
6 1 (16.67%) SCCM
6 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Puppet
6 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
6 1 (16.67%) Change Control
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (16.67%) VMware
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (16.67%) VB

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) WCF Developer
2 2 (33.33%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
2 2 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) VMware