The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Huddersfield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 4 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 20.00% 26.67% 27.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 66.67% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -5.14%
.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 Huddersfield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Huddersfield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
6 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Huddersfield 40.00% 40.00% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
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
Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Huddersfield

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Huddersfield

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Huddersfield

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Huddersfield

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Huddersfield

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield region citing .NET 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.

1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 10 (58.82%) AngularJS
4 6 (35.29%) MVC
4 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 5 (29.41%) CSS
5 5 (29.41%) CSS3
5 5 (29.41%) HTML5
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
5 5 (29.41%) WCF
6 4 (23.53%) TDD
6 4 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
6 4 (23.53%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) jQuery
7 3 (17.65%) CMS
8 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
8 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (11.76%) Amazon S3
8 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (11.76%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
8 2 (11.76%) EPiServer
8 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (11.76%) Sitecore

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Huddersfield by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Huddersfield region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) Kentico
2 2 (11.76%) Node.js
2 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon S3
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (11.76%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 14 (82.35%) .NET Developer
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (41.18%) C# Developer
5 6 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (35.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (17.65%) CMS Developer
7 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce Developer
7 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
7 2 (11.76%) WCF Developer
7 2 (11.76%) WinForms Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) Business Systems Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (5.88%) C# WPF Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) WPF Developer
8 1 (5.88%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
2 10 (58.82%) AngularJS
3 6 (35.29%) HTML
4 5 (29.41%) .NET Framework
4 5 (29.41%) CSS
4 5 (29.41%) CSS3
4 5 (29.41%) HTML5
4 5 (29.41%) WCF
5 4 (23.53%) jQuery
5 4 (23.53%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (11.76%) Caliburn.Micro
6 2 (11.76%) Ember.js
6 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
6 2 (11.76%) Ninject
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) WinForms
6 2 (11.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) MVC
2 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
2 4 (23.53%) TDD
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) BDD
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
3 2 (11.76%) Graceful Degradation
3 2 (11.76%) OOP
3 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) SDLC
3 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Web Development
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) XAML
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) EPiServer
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) Sitecore