The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 10 6 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +12
Contract jobs citing .NET 7 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 10.45% 20.79% 7.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.17% 95.45% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 11
Median daily rate £325 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.85 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.39% +28.76%

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
24 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 35.82% 21.78% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 11
Median daily rate £325 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for .NET.

1 17 (80.95%) C#
2 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET
3 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 6 (28.57%) HTML
5 6 (28.57%) CSS
6 5 (23.81%) Web Services
6 5 (23.81%) MVC
6 5 (23.81%) WCF
7 4 (19.05%) jQuery
7 4 (19.05%) SQL
8 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
8 3 (14.29%) XSLT
8 3 (14.29%) Finance
8 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
8 3 (14.29%) Web Testing
8 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 3 (14.29%) Web Design
8 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (14.29%) TDD
9 2 (9.52%) BDD
9 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 2 (9.52%) SDLC
9 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (9.52%) HTML5
9 2 (9.52%) CSS3
9 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
9 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (9.52%) XML Schema
9 2 (9.52%) XML

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Moq
1 1 (4.76%) NUnit
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 15 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) WCF Developer
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Development Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Finance Manager
6 1 (4.76%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# WCF Developer
6 1 (4.76%) EPiServer Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Finance Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.76%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) XML Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) XML Developer
6 1 (4.76%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET
2 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 6 (28.57%) CSS
3 6 (28.57%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) WCF
4 5 (23.81%) Web Services
5 4 (19.05%) jQuery
6 3 (14.29%) XSLT
7 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (9.52%) CSS3
7 2 (9.52%) HTML5
7 2 (9.52%) XML
7 2 (9.52%) XML Schema
8 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
8 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (4.76%) Sass
8 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) MVC
2 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 3 (14.29%) TDD
2 3 (14.29%) Web Design
2 3 (14.29%) Web Testing
3 2 (9.52%) BDD
3 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
3 2 (9.52%) SDLC
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
4 1 (4.76%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C#
2 4 (19.05%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) VB
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.76%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) EPiServer
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle