The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 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
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 69 28 39
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +11
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 13 38 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.11% 4.97% 3.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.95% 15.90% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 26 26
Average daily rate £294 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £290 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £430 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
441 239 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.60% 31.24% 26.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 143 157
Average daily rate £320 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £26.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.96% +17.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET Framework
West Yorkshire

.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 18 April 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 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET
3 21 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 17 (56.67%) Web Services
6 16 (53.33%) MVC
6 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (46.67%) Web Development
8 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 11 (36.67%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (36.67%) Automated Testing
9 11 (36.67%) CSS
9 11 (36.67%) HTML
10 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (30.00%) Data Management
10 9 (30.00%) Scrum
10 9 (30.00%) Kanban
11 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (26.67%) NHS
11 8 (26.67%) SQL
12 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
12 7 (23.33%) jQuery
12 7 (23.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
14 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
14 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
14 5 (16.67%) Back Office

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
3 1 (3.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) NetAdvantage
3 2 (6.67%) NUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (3.33%) Moq
General
1 5 (16.67%) Back Office
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 22 (73.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Programmer
7 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET
3 21 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (56.67%) Web Services
5 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (36.67%) CSS
6 11 (36.67%) HTML
7 7 (23.33%) jQuery
7 7 (23.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (13.33%) WCF
9 3 (10.00%) Ajax
9 3 (10.00%) WinForms
9 3 (10.00%) WPF
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (6.67%) HTML5
10 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
10 2 (6.67%) NHibernate
10 2 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) NHS
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) MVC
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Web Development
3 11 (36.67%) Dependency Injection
3 11 (36.67%) Automated Testing
4 9 (30.00%) Data Management
4 9 (30.00%) Scrum
4 9 (30.00%) Kanban
5 5 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (10.00%) OO
6 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.00%) TDD
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.33%) CMMI
8 1 (3.33%) RUP
8 1 (3.33%) UML
8 1 (3.33%) Document Management
8 1 (3.33%) Workflow
8 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.00%) VB
6 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Infragistics
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