The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills 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 Framework over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 36 67 61
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 42 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.33% 1.14% 1.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.89% 3.41% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 15
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £286 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £330 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £39.38 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +3.61%
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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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
282 293 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 29.04% 33.37% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 206 203
Average daily rate £325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £213 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £45.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -0.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (89.71%) C#
3 48 (70.59%) ASP.NET
4 40 (58.82%) MVC
5 36 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (51.47%) JavaScript
7 33 (48.53%) SQL Server
8 27 (39.71%) Web Services
9 25 (36.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (27.94%) Web Development
10 19 (27.94%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
12 17 (25.00%) SQL
12 17 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 17 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
13 16 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (23.53%) Automated Testing
13 16 (23.53%) HTML
14 15 (22.06%) CSS
15 14 (20.59%) Visual Studio
15 14 (20.59%) WinForms
15 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 13 (19.12%) NHS
17 12 (17.65%) Oracle
18 11 (16.18%) OO
19 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
19 10 (14.71%) Software Engineering
20 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
20 8 (11.76%) NHibernate

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.29%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.47%) MQSeries
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) MS Office
2 4 (5.88%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (48.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) MS Access
4 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Visual Studio
2 8 (11.76%) MSTest
3 6 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.82%) Subversion
4 5 (7.35%) NUnit
5 1 (1.47%) Selenium
5 1 (1.47%) Firebug
5 1 (1.47%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.47%) JUnit
General
1 3 (4.41%) Marketing
1 3 (4.41%) Multimedia
1 3 (4.41%) Back Office
2 1 (1.47%) Finance
Job Titles
1 62 (91.18%) Developer
2 48 (70.59%) .NET Developer
3 23 (33.82%) C# Developer
4 17 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (14.71%) Software Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) C# Software Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) .NET Software Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) WinForms Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Applications Developer
6 3 (4.41%) Web Developer
7 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (2.94%) SharePoint Developer
8 1 (1.47%) Technical Leader
8 1 (1.47%) Migration Consultant
8 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Consultant
8 1 (1.47%) Lead Architect
8 1 (1.47%) Graduate C# Developer
8 1 (1.47%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 27 (39.71%) Web Services
4 25 (36.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (27.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 17 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 16 (23.53%) HTML
9 15 (22.06%) CSS
10 14 (20.59%) WinForms
10 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (11.76%) NHibernate
11 8 (11.76%) Backbone.js
12 5 (7.35%) Ajax
12 5 (7.35%) LINQ
12 5 (7.35%) WCF
12 5 (7.35%) jQuery
13 3 (4.41%) WPF
13 3 (4.41%) Razor View Engine
14 2 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (19.12%) NHS
3 5 (7.35%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (58.82%) MVC
2 36 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (27.94%) Web Development
4 17 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
5 16 (23.53%) Automated Testing
6 11 (16.18%) OO
7 10 (14.71%) Software Engineering
8 6 (8.82%) TDD
9 4 (5.88%) Migration
10 2 (2.94%) CMMI
10 2 (2.94%) Scrum
11 1 (1.47%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (1.47%) Performance Testing
11 1 (1.47%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (1.47%) Time Management
11 1 (1.47%) Kanban
11 1 (1.47%) Black-Box Testing
11 1 (1.47%) Test Strategy
11 1 (1.47%) Software Architecture
11 1 (1.47%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 61 (89.71%) C#
2 35 (51.47%) JavaScript
3 17 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (2.94%) Delphi
4 2 (2.94%) Java
5 1 (1.47%) C++
5 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.47%) VB
5 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 12 (17.65%) Oracle
3 1 (1.47%) Twitter
3 1 (1.47%) TIBCO
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