The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax 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 14 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 7.92% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.44% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
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 Halifax region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 17.82% 8.81% 10.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 10
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £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 £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) WCF
2 11 (84.62%) Web Services
3 10 (76.92%) MVC
4 7 (53.85%) TDD
5 5 (38.46%) WinForms
5 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 3 (23.08%) XML
6 3 (23.08%) XSD
6 3 (23.08%) XSLT
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) XPath
6 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (23.08%) SOAP
6 3 (23.08%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 2 (15.38%) HTML5
7 2 (15.38%) LDAP
7 2 (15.38%) CSS
7 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
8 1 (7.69%) VB
8 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (92.31%) WCF Developer
3 11 (84.62%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (84.62%) C# Developer
4 10 (76.92%) C# WCF Developer
5 5 (38.46%) WinForms Developer
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (7.69%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) WCF
2 11 (84.62%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) WinForms
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
4 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (23.08%) jQuery
4 3 (23.08%) SOAP
4 3 (23.08%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) XSD
4 3 (23.08%) XSLT
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
2 3 (23.08%) XPath
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle