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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 77 72 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -39
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 24 14 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.80% 1.20% 4.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.38% 3.06% 14.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 26
Average daily rate
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£320 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.30% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £300 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
.NET Framework
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
446 458 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 33.48% 39.28% 32.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 331 153
Average daily rate £350 £320 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -33.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

.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 24 April 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 24 April 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 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (87.27%) MVC
3 47 (85.45%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (78.18%) JavaScript
5 41 (74.55%) C#
6 34 (61.82%) Entity Framework
7 32 (58.18%) jQuery
7 32 (58.18%) ASP.NET
8 31 (56.36%) TDD
9 29 (52.73%) SQL Server
10 27 (49.09%) SQL
11 26 (47.27%) HTML
11 26 (47.27%) CSS
12 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (32.73%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (30.91%) JSON
14 17 (30.91%) OO
14 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
14 17 (30.91%) NUnit
14 17 (30.91%) Scrum
15 15 (27.27%) Web Services
15 15 (27.27%) Selenium
15 15 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (25.45%) Rhino Mocks
16 14 (25.45%) NHibernate
17 13 (23.64%) Web Development
18 11 (20.00%) Unit Testing
18 11 (20.00%) Windows
19 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
20 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (9.09%) IIS
2 3 (5.45%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.82%) Node.js
3 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Skype
2 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (52.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) Relational Database
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (7.27%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.64%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (30.91%) NUnit
2 15 (27.27%) Selenium
3 14 (25.45%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (9.09%) SpecFlow
6 4 (7.27%) Cucumber
6 4 (7.27%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.64%) Sahi
7 2 (3.64%) WATIR
7 2 (3.64%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (1.82%) Subversion
8 1 (1.82%) Moq
8 1 (1.82%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.82%) MSTest
8 1 (1.82%) NSubstitute
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (89.09%) Developer
2 36 (65.45%) .NET Developer
3 10 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 9 (16.36%) Agile .NET Developer
5 8 (14.55%) C# Developer
5 8 (14.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Web Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Applications Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.45%) Tester
9 2 (3.64%) Agile Tester
9 2 (3.64%) QA Analyst
9 2 (3.64%) Software Tester
9 2 (3.64%) Analyst
10 1 (1.82%) Test Analyst
10 1 (1.82%) Technical Architect
10 1 (1.82%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (61.82%) Entity Framework
3 32 (58.18%) jQuery
3 32 (58.18%) ASP.NET
4 26 (47.27%) HTML
4 26 (47.27%) CSS
5 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (32.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (30.91%) JSON
8 15 (27.27%) Web Services
8 15 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (25.45%) NHibernate
10 9 (16.36%) Hibernate
11 7 (12.73%) WCF
12 6 (10.91%) AngularJS
12 6 (10.91%) XML
13 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 4 (7.27%) Backbone.js
14 4 (7.27%) Ninject
14 4 (7.27%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) NHS
2 2 (3.64%) Open Source
3 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.82%) iPhone
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Phone
2 1 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (87.27%) MVC
2 47 (85.45%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (56.36%) TDD
4 17 (30.91%) OO
4 17 (30.91%) Scrum
5 13 (23.64%) Web Development
6 11 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 10 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (9.09%) Automated Testing
9 4 (7.27%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.27%) BDD
9 4 (7.27%) User Stories
9 4 (7.27%) Software Delivery
10 3 (5.45%) Project Management
10 3 (5.45%) Test Automation
11 2 (3.64%) Test Scripting
11 2 (3.64%) Automation Testing
11 2 (3.64%) Agile Project Management
11 2 (3.64%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 43 (78.18%) JavaScript
2 41 (74.55%) C#
3 27 (49.09%) SQL
4 2 (3.64%) Ruby
4 2 (3.64%) Java
5 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Twitter
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