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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 64 69 40
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -29
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 35 17 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.58% 1.40% 4.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.01% 3.69% 12.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 9 24
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £249 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £305 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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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
437 461 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.20% 37.88% 33.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 334 160
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 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -60.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

.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 22 May 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 22 May 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 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (89.39%) MVC
3 53 (80.30%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (77.27%) C#
5 47 (71.21%) JavaScript
5 47 (71.21%) Entity Framework
6 39 (59.09%) ASP.NET
7 32 (48.48%) jQuery
7 32 (48.48%) SQL Server
8 29 (43.94%) SQL
8 29 (43.94%) TDD
9 28 (42.42%) HTML
9 28 (42.42%) CSS
10 26 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web API
11 25 (37.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (36.36%) JSON
13 22 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
15 17 (25.76%) OO
16 16 (24.24%) NUnit
16 16 (24.24%) NHibernate
17 15 (22.73%) Selenium
17 15 (22.73%) Scrum
17 15 (22.73%) Web Services
18 14 (21.21%) Rhino Mocks
18 14 (21.21%) AngularJS
19 13 (19.70%) WCF
20 12 (18.18%) Hibernate
21 11 (16.67%) Windows
22 10 (15.15%) Web Development

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (7.58%) CMS
2 3 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.52%) Node.js
3 1 (1.52%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Aligne
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.52%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Skype
2 1 (1.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (48.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.12%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (24.24%) NUnit
2 15 (22.73%) Selenium
3 14 (21.21%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (9.09%) SpecFlow
5 5 (7.58%) Visual Studio
6 4 (6.06%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.03%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (3.03%) WATIR
7 2 (3.03%) ReSharper
7 2 (3.03%) Sahi
8 1 (1.52%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.52%) NSubstitute
8 1 (1.52%) Moq
8 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (7.58%) Finance
2 3 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 53 (80.30%) Developer
2 36 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 10 (15.15%) Applications Developer
4 9 (13.64%) Agile .NET Developer
4 9 (13.64%) SQL Developer
5 8 (12.12%) C# Developer
5 8 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Architect
7 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.58%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (6.06%) .NET Applications Developer
8 4 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Tester
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.03%) Software Tester
10 2 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.03%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (71.21%) Entity Framework
3 39 (59.09%) ASP.NET
4 32 (48.48%) jQuery
5 28 (42.42%) HTML
5 28 (42.42%) CSS
6 26 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 25 (37.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (36.36%) JSON
9 22 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 16 (24.24%) NHibernate
11 15 (22.73%) Web Services
12 14 (21.21%) AngularJS
13 13 (19.70%) WCF
14 12 (18.18%) Hibernate
15 8 (12.12%) XML
16 7 (10.61%) Backbone.js
16 7 (10.61%) Dapper ORM
16 7 (10.61%) RESTful
17 4 (6.06%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) NHS
2 2 (3.03%) Open Source
2 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.52%) User Experience
3 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.52%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.52%) iPhone
3 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Phone
2 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (89.39%) MVC
2 53 (80.30%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (43.94%) TDD
4 17 (25.76%) OO
5 15 (22.73%) Scrum
6 10 (15.15%) Web Development
6 10 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (13.64%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.06%) SOA
9 4 (6.06%) Project Management
9 4 (6.06%) BDD
9 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (6.06%) User Stories
9 4 (6.06%) Software Delivery
10 3 (4.55%) Analytics
10 3 (4.55%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.55%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 51 (77.27%) C#
2 47 (71.21%) JavaScript
3 29 (43.94%) SQL
4 5 (7.58%) Ruby
4 5 (7.58%) Java
5 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (1.52%) Twitter
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