The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 37 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 48 54 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.09% 7.06% 4.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.38% 7.44% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 28 33
Average daily rate £300 £295 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% -4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £425 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1096 726 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 93.44% 94.90% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 713 372 462
Average daily rate £350 £314 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -3.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 32 42
Average hourly rate £16.50 £11.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.47% -11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £85.70 £40.00 £23.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
.NET Developer
West Yorkshire

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 105 (100.00%) .NET
2 85 (80.95%) C#
3 77 (73.33%) ASP.NET
4 70 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 44 (41.90%) MVC
6 43 (40.95%) SQL
7 40 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (34.29%) VB.NET
9 35 (33.33%) WinForms
10 27 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (24.76%) JavaScript
12 24 (22.86%) Web Services
12 24 (22.86%) WCF
13 22 (20.95%) Web Development
13 22 (20.95%) .NET Framework
14 18 (17.14%) Windows
15 16 (15.24%) HTML
15 16 (15.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 15 (14.29%) WPF
16 15 (14.29%) jQuery
16 15 (14.29%) CSS
16 15 (14.29%) Finance
17 14 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
18 13 (12.38%) Kanban
18 13 (12.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 13 (12.38%) Scrum
18 13 (12.38%) Microsoft
19 11 (10.48%) OO
19 11 (10.48%) Oracle
19 11 (10.48%) Automated Testing

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.81%) IIS
3 1 (0.95%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.95%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (5.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (12.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (3.81%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.90%) QlikView
9 1 (0.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.86%) NetAdvantage
3 3 (2.86%) JIRA
3 3 (2.86%) NUnit
4 2 (1.90%) Subversion
5 1 (0.95%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.95%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (0.95%) Moq
5 1 (0.95%) MSTest
General
1 15 (14.29%) Finance
2 8 (7.62%) Back Office
3 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.90%) Retail
5 1 (0.95%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (100.00%) .NET
2 77 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 40 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (33.33%) WinForms
5 24 (22.86%) Web Services
5 24 (22.86%) WCF
6 22 (20.95%) .NET Framework
7 16 (15.24%) HTML
7 16 (15.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 15 (14.29%) WPF
8 15 (14.29%) jQuery
8 15 (14.29%) CSS
9 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 5 (4.76%) Middleware
11 5 (4.76%) HTML5
11 5 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
12 4 (3.81%) Silverlight
12 4 (3.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.52%) NHS
2 8 (7.62%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (2.86%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.95%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (41.90%) MVC
2 27 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.95%) Web Development
4 13 (12.38%) Kanban
4 13 (12.38%) Scrum
5 11 (10.48%) OO
5 11 (10.48%) Automated Testing
6 10 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
7 9 (8.57%) Data Management
8 7 (6.67%) SOA
8 7 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 6 (5.71%) TDD
9 6 (5.71%) Multithreading
10 5 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (4.76%) CRM
10 5 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (4.76%) Unit Testing
10 5 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (2.86%) RUP
11 3 (2.86%) UML
Programming Languages
1 85 (80.95%) C#
2 43 (40.95%) SQL
3 36 (34.29%) VB.NET
4 26 (24.76%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.57%) VB
6 6 (5.71%) VB6
6 6 (5.71%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.76%) Ruby
8 4 (3.81%) VBA
9 2 (1.90%) C++
10 1 (0.95%) C
10 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (1.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.48%) Oracle
3 3 (2.86%) Infragistics
4 2 (1.90%) Perforce
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