The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET 128 116 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 11.01% 12.45% 12.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.32% 38.03% 42.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 58 81
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £364 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -15.38%
.NET
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
334 305 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.72% 32.73% 29.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 182 165
Average daily rate £340 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +27.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the Leeds region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Leeds region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing .NET 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.

1 182 (71.65%) C#
2 166 (65.35%) ASP.NET
3 104 (40.94%) SQL Server
4 98 (38.58%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (35.83%) JavaScript
5 91 (35.83%) MVC
6 78 (30.71%) SQL
7 74 (29.13%) .NET Framework
8 72 (28.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 69 (27.17%) Web Services
10 54 (21.26%) HTML
10 54 (21.26%) Web Development
11 47 (18.50%) WCF
11 47 (18.50%) CSS
12 46 (18.11%) Microsoft
13 40 (15.75%) Oracle
14 39 (15.35%) SharePoint
14 39 (15.35%) jQuery
15 36 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 36 (14.17%) ASP.NET Web API
16 35 (13.78%) Dependency Injection
16 35 (13.78%) Visual Studio
17 32 (12.60%) Automated Testing
18 28 (11.02%) TDD
18 28 (11.02%) NHS
19 27 (10.63%) SQL Server 2008
20 25 (9.84%) Windows
21 23 (9.06%) Software Engineering
22 22 (8.66%) Java
23 21 (8.27%) BizTalk Server

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 39 (15.35%) SharePoint
2 21 (8.27%) BizTalk Server
3 18 (7.09%) CMS
3 18 (7.09%) SharePoint 2010
4 7 (2.76%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (2.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.57%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.57%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.18%) Kentico
7 3 (1.18%) nginx
7 3 (1.18%) Jetty
7 3 (1.18%) Oracle BPEL
7 3 (1.18%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (1.18%) IIS
8 2 (0.79%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.79%) ArcSDE
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Spatial
8 2 (0.79%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.79%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 10 (3.94%) MS Office
1 10 (3.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.97%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.79%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.39%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.18%) Google App Engine
1 3 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.94%) Intranet
2 7 (2.76%) Internet
3 5 (1.97%) HTTP
4 4 (1.57%) SSL
5 3 (1.18%) IPsec
5 3 (1.18%) CTI
5 3 (1.18%) DNS
5 3 (1.18%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.18%) DHCP
5 3 (1.18%) FTP
6 1 (0.39%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.39%) SSH
6 1 (0.39%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (40.94%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (4.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (4.33%) MySQL
5 10 (3.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (3.54%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.76%) NoSQL
7 7 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.36%) RDBMS
8 6 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.36%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.97%) RavenDB
9 5 (1.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 5 (1.97%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.18%) QlikView
10 3 (1.18%) EDRMS
10 3 (1.18%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 35 (13.78%) Visual Studio
2 21 (8.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (6.69%) Subversion
4 12 (4.72%) MSTest
5 8 (3.15%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.36%) NUnit
7 3 (1.18%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 3 (1.18%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.18%) LLBLGen Pro
7 3 (1.18%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.18%) Selenium
7 3 (1.18%) Maven
8 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 1 (0.39%) JIRA
8 1 (0.39%) Dreamweaver
General
1 20 (7.87%) Finance
2 7 (2.76%) Multimedia
3 5 (1.97%) Law
4 4 (1.57%) Back Office
5 3 (1.18%) Marketing
5 3 (1.18%) Banking
6 2 (0.79%) Retail
6 2 (0.79%) Advertising
6 2 (0.79%) Publishing
6 2 (0.79%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 205 (80.71%) Developer
2 124 (48.82%) .NET Developer
3 39 (15.35%) C# Developer
4 31 (12.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (7.87%) SharePoint Developer
6 18 (7.09%) Web Developer
7 17 (6.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (6.69%) Senior Developer
8 14 (5.51%) Analyst
8 14 (5.51%) Architect
8 14 (5.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (3.94%) Software Developer
9 10 (3.94%) Software Engineer
10 9 (3.54%) .NET Software Engineer
10 9 (3.54%) WinForms Developer
10 9 (3.54%) C# Software Engineer
11 8 (3.15%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (3.15%) SQL Developer
12 7 (2.76%) .NET Web Developer
13 6 (2.36%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (65.35%) ASP.NET
2 74 (29.13%) .NET Framework
3 72 (28.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 69 (27.17%) Web Services
5 54 (21.26%) HTML
6 47 (18.50%) WCF
6 47 (18.50%) CSS
7 39 (15.35%) jQuery
8 36 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 36 (14.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 21 (8.27%) WinForms
9 21 (8.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 20 (7.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 19 (7.48%) XML
12 13 (5.12%) NHibernate
12 13 (5.12%) WPF
13 10 (3.94%) SOAP
13 10 (3.94%) HTML5
13 10 (3.94%) CSS3
14 9 (3.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.02%) NHS
2 21 (8.27%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.36%) Open Source
5 5 (1.97%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.97%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.57%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.57%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.18%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.18%) iPhone
7 3 (1.18%) User Experience
7 3 (1.18%) Wiki
7 3 (1.18%) IVR
7 3 (1.18%) GIS
8 1 (0.39%) Social Media
8 1 (0.39%) PKI
8 1 (0.39%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.39%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.84%) Windows
2 7 (2.76%) Android
2 7 (2.76%) Linux
3 5 (1.97%) Windows Mobile
3 5 (1.97%) UNIX
4 3 (1.18%) AIX
5 2 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.39%) HPUX
6 1 (0.39%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (38.58%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (35.83%) MVC
3 54 (21.26%) Web Development
4 35 (13.78%) Dependency Injection
5 32 (12.60%) Automated Testing
6 28 (11.02%) TDD
7 23 (9.06%) Software Engineering
8 16 (6.30%) OO
8 16 (6.30%) Scrum
9 15 (5.91%) CRM
10 12 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (4.33%) Workflow
12 9 (3.54%) BDD
12 9 (3.54%) Unit Testing
12 9 (3.54%) Mentoring
12 9 (3.54%) Project Management
12 9 (3.54%) SOA
13 8 (3.15%) Data Modelling
13 8 (3.15%) ETL
13 8 (3.15%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 182 (71.65%) C#
2 91 (35.83%) JavaScript
3 78 (30.71%) SQL
4 22 (8.66%) Java
5 16 (6.30%) T-SQL
6 14 (5.51%) VB.NET
7 13 (5.12%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.54%) Python
8 9 (3.54%) VB
8 9 (3.54%) C++
9 8 (3.15%) Ruby
10 7 (2.76%) VB6
11 3 (1.18%) VBA
12 1 (0.39%) UniBasic
12 1 (0.39%) XAML
12 1 (0.39%) NATURAL
12 1 (0.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (3.15%) Degree
2 7 (2.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.79%) ISEB
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.79%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.79%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.39%) MCTS
4 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.57%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.39%) COBIT
2 1 (0.39%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.18%) Xen
Vendors
1 46 (18.11%) Microsoft
2 40 (15.75%) Oracle
3 7 (2.76%) Sitecore
3 7 (2.76%) Xamarin
4 5 (1.97%) VMware
5 3 (1.18%) Appcelerator
5 3 (1.18%) Sencha
5 3 (1.18%) Google
5 3 (1.18%) Kofax
5 3 (1.18%) RedDot
6 2 (0.79%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.79%) Telerik
6 2 (0.79%) Open Text
6 2 (0.79%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.39%) Twitter
7 1 (0.39%) Splunk
7 1 (0.39%) jBASE
7 1 (0.39%) Informatica
7 1 (0.39%) Epicor
7 1 (0.39%) Temenos
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