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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 36 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 46 17 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.36% 1.94% 2.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.98% 6.30% 7.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 10 28
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 £225 £289 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £316 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
307 270 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 29.07% 30.86% 37.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 159 271
Average daily rate £310 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £125 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £355 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 13 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 £41.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.29% +127.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
.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
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 31 July 2014.

.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 31 July 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 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (91.80%) C#
3 42 (68.85%) ASP.NET
4 35 (57.38%) SQL Server
5 34 (55.74%) JavaScript
6 30 (49.18%) Web Services
6 30 (49.18%) MVC
7 29 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (34.43%) SQL
9 20 (32.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 19 (31.15%) Web Development
10 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
11 18 (29.51%) Automated Testing
11 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET Web API
11 18 (29.51%) Dependency Injection
12 17 (27.87%) Enterprise Software
12 17 (27.87%) HTML
13 16 (26.23%) CSS
14 14 (22.95%) WinForms
14 14 (22.95%) Visual Studio
15 12 (19.67%) Oracle
15 12 (19.67%) OO
15 12 (19.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (18.03%) NHS
17 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
18 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2005
19 8 (13.11%) Backbone.js

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (13.11%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.84%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (8.20%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.28%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.64%) MQSeries
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) InfoPath
2 5 (8.20%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (57.38%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (14.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (8.20%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.64%) MS Access
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.92%) MSTest
3 1 (1.64%) JUnit
3 1 (1.64%) Selenium
3 1 (1.64%) Firebug
3 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (9.84%) Back Office
2 2 (3.28%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Multimedia
2 2 (3.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (90.16%) Developer
2 40 (65.57%) .NET Developer
3 21 (34.43%) C# Developer
4 15 (24.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Software Engineer
5 10 (16.39%) C# Software Engineer
5 10 (16.39%) .NET Software Engineer
5 10 (16.39%) WinForms Developer
6 5 (8.20%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.92%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.28%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (1.64%) Lead Software Architect
9 1 (1.64%) Automation Tester
9 1 (1.64%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.64%) Consultant
9 1 (1.64%) Lead Designer
9 1 (1.64%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (68.85%) ASP.NET
3 30 (49.18%) Web Services
4 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (32.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (27.87%) HTML
8 16 (26.23%) CSS
9 14 (22.95%) WinForms
10 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (19.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (13.11%) Backbone.js
12 6 (9.84%) Ajax
12 6 (9.84%) LINQ
13 5 (8.20%) WCF
14 4 (6.56%) jQuery
15 3 (4.92%) WPF
16 2 (3.28%) NHibernate
16 2 (3.28%) XML
16 2 (3.28%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (18.03%) NHS
3 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (49.18%) MVC
2 29 (47.54%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (31.15%) Web Development
4 18 (29.51%) Automated Testing
4 18 (29.51%) Dependency Injection
5 12 (19.67%) OO
6 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
7 6 (9.84%) Scrum
8 5 (8.20%) Migration
8 5 (8.20%) Kanban
8 5 (8.20%) Data Management
9 1 (1.64%) Test Automation
9 1 (1.64%) Customer Engagement
9 1 (1.64%) TDD
9 1 (1.64%) Project Management
9 1 (1.64%) CMMI
9 1 (1.64%) Workflow
9 1 (1.64%) Performance Testing
9 1 (1.64%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (1.64%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 56 (91.80%) C#
2 34 (55.74%) JavaScript
3 21 (34.43%) SQL
4 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.28%) Delphi
4 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.64%) Java
5 1 (1.64%) C++
5 1 (1.64%) VB
5 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.28%) Degree
3 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 19 (31.15%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.67%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) TIBCO
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