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 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 60 66 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -35
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 34 15 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.93% 1.53% 5.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.49% 4.18% 18.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 24
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.83% -24.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £325 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
.NET Framework
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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
454 359 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 39.17% 36.60% 29.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 257 122
Average daily rate £350 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -33.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

.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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 March 2015, 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 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (85.48%) JavaScript
3 51 (82.26%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (77.42%) C#
5 45 (72.58%) MVC
6 44 (70.97%) ASP.NET
7 31 (50.00%) TDD
7 31 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 28 (45.16%) SQL
9 26 (41.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 26 (41.94%) jQuery
10 25 (40.32%) HTML
10 25 (40.32%) CSS
10 25 (40.32%) Web Development
11 24 (38.71%) SQL Server
12 20 (32.26%) Web Services
13 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 18 (29.03%) Automated Testing
14 18 (29.03%) NUnit
15 17 (27.42%) Scrum
15 17 (27.42%) NHibernate
15 17 (27.42%) Dependency Injection
16 16 (25.81%) OO
17 15 (24.19%) Selenium
17 15 (24.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 14 (22.58%) JSON
18 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
19 13 (20.97%) NHS
19 13 (20.97%) Rhino Mocks

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 4 (6.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.61%) Node.js
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (29.03%) NUnit
2 15 (24.19%) Selenium
3 13 (20.97%) Rhino Mocks
4 7 (11.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (8.06%) SpecFlow
6 4 (6.45%) Subversion
6 4 (6.45%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.84%) MSTest
7 3 (4.84%) Visual Studio
8 2 (3.23%) QuickTest Pro
8 2 (3.23%) WATIR
8 2 (3.23%) Sahi
General
1 4 (6.45%) Back Office
2 3 (4.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 55 (88.71%) Developer
2 48 (77.42%) .NET Developer
3 16 (25.81%) SQL Developer
4 11 (17.74%) Agile .NET Developer
5 8 (12.90%) C# Developer
6 7 (11.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Tester
9 2 (3.23%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Software Tester
9 2 (3.23%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Agile Tester
9 2 (3.23%) Agile C# Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Designer
10 1 (1.61%) UX Designer
10 1 (1.61%) .NET Technical Architect
10 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 31 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 31 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 26 (41.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 26 (41.94%) jQuery
5 25 (40.32%) HTML
5 25 (40.32%) CSS
6 20 (32.26%) Web Services
7 19 (30.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 17 (27.42%) NHibernate
9 15 (24.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 14 (22.58%) JSON
11 9 (14.52%) Hibernate
12 5 (8.06%) XML
13 3 (4.84%) AngularJS
13 3 (4.84%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (4.84%) Ajax
14 2 (3.23%) WCF
14 2 (3.23%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.97%) NHS
2 2 (3.23%) Open Source
3 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.61%) User Experience
3 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (82.26%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (72.58%) MVC
3 31 (50.00%) TDD
4 25 (40.32%) Web Development
5 18 (29.03%) Automated Testing
6 17 (27.42%) Scrum
6 17 (27.42%) Dependency Injection
7 16 (25.81%) OO
8 11 (17.74%) Unit Testing
9 10 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.45%) BDD
11 3 (4.84%) Project Management
12 2 (3.23%) Data Management
12 2 (3.23%) Agile Project Management
12 2 (3.23%) Automation Testing
12 2 (3.23%) Kanban
12 2 (3.23%) Test Scripting
12 2 (3.23%) Test Automation
13 1 (1.61%) Customer Engagement
13 1 (1.61%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (85.48%) JavaScript
2 48 (77.42%) C#
3 28 (45.16%) SQL
4 3 (4.84%) Java
5 2 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.23%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle
2 2 (3.23%) Twitter
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