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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 14 7 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing .NET 3 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 4.23% 14.13% 6.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.67% 92.86% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 10
Median daily rate £275 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -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 £37.50 £32.30
% change year-on-year
- +16.09%

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 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 25.35% 15.22% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 10
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £325 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

.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 25 February 2017.

.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 25 February 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 18 (85.71%) C#
2 13 (61.90%) ASP.NET
3 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
4 7 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 6 (28.57%) WCF
5 6 (28.57%) CSS
5 6 (28.57%) HTML
6 5 (23.81%) Web Services
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) MVC
6 5 (23.81%) jQuery
7 4 (19.05%) Web Design
7 4 (19.05%) Web Testing
7 4 (19.05%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
7 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (14.29%) TDD
8 3 (14.29%) XSLT
8 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 2 (9.52%) BDD
9 2 (9.52%) SDLC
9 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
9 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
9 2 (9.52%) XML Schema
9 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
9 2 (9.52%) XML
9 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (4.76%) Scrum
10 1 (4.76%) WinForms

.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 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 15 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) WCF Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Development Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Finance Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.76%) HTML Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) XML Analyst
5 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
3 6 (28.57%) WCF
4 5 (23.81%) jQuery
4 5 (23.81%) Web Services
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (14.29%) XSLT
6 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.52%) XML
6 2 (9.52%) XML Schema
7 1 (4.76%) CSS3
7 1 (4.76%) HTML5
7 1 (4.76%) Sass
7 1 (4.76%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) MVC
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Web Design
2 4 (19.05%) Web Testing
3 3 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) BDD
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps
5 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VB
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.76%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle