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 2 December 2016 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 10 22
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs citing .NET 17 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 26.15% 14.17% 1.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 70.83% 70.83% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 1
Median daily rate £325 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
- +15.94%
.NET
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
24 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 36.92% 20.00% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 5
Median daily rate £325 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.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
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 December 2016, 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 19 (76.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (28.00%) Web Services
6 6 (24.00%) WCF
6 6 (24.00%) MVC
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) CSS
7 5 (20.00%) HTML
8 4 (16.00%) SQL
8 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.00%) jQuery
9 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (12.00%) Web Development
9 3 (12.00%) TDD
9 3 (12.00%) Finance
9 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (12.00%) XSLT
9 3 (12.00%) Project Management
10 2 (8.00%) XML Schema
10 2 (8.00%) XML
10 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
10 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (8.00%) Web Design
10 2 (8.00%) Web Testing
10 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
10 2 (8.00%) CSS3
10 2 (8.00%) HTML5
10 2 (8.00%) BDD

.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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.00%) Moq
1 1 (4.00%) NUnit
1 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 16 (64.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (24.00%) WCF Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 4 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Architect
7 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C# WCF Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Development Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Finance Manager
8 1 (4.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) EPiServer Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Finance Project Manager
8 1 (4.00%) HTML CSS Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Team Leader
8 1 (4.00%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (4.00%) XML Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) XML XSLT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (28.00%) Web Services
4 6 (24.00%) WCF
5 5 (20.00%) CSS
5 5 (20.00%) HTML
6 4 (16.00%) jQuery
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (12.00%) XSLT
8 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.00%) CSS3
8 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
8 2 (8.00%) HTML5
8 2 (8.00%) XML
8 2 (8.00%) XML Schema
9 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (4.00%) Sass
9 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) MVC
2 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) TDD
4 3 (12.00%) Web Development
5 2 (8.00%) BDD
5 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.00%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) Web Design
5 2 (8.00%) Web Testing
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) C#
2 4 (16.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) VB
4 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) EPiServer
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle