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 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 (dotNet)
Rank 11 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET 145 150 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.89% 12.86% 15.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.51% 32.75% 47.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 108 71
Average daily rate
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£320 £308 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.06% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
.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
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
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 24 April 2015.

.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 24 April 2015, 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.

1 180 (67.16%) C#
2 134 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 121 (45.15%) Agile Software Development
4 114 (42.54%) SQL
5 109 (40.67%) SQL Server
6 107 (39.93%) MVC
7 92 (34.33%) JavaScript
8 80 (29.85%) Microsoft
9 67 (25.00%) HTML
10 62 (23.13%) CSS
10 62 (23.13%) jQuery
11 60 (22.39%) TDD
12 55 (20.52%) .NET Framework
13 51 (19.03%) Web Services
14 44 (16.42%) WCF
15 42 (15.67%) Windows
15 42 (15.67%) ASP.NET MVC
16 39 (14.55%) ASP.NET Web API
17 37 (13.81%) XML
18 35 (13.06%) Java
19 34 (12.69%) Entity Framework
20 32 (11.94%) OO
20 32 (11.94%) Scrum
20 32 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
21 30 (11.19%) Oracle
22 29 (10.82%) CRM
23 28 (10.45%) Visual Studio
24 27 (10.07%) IIS
25 26 (9.70%) JSON
26 25 (9.33%) SharePoint

.NET
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 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 27 (10.07%) IIS
2 25 (9.33%) SharePoint
3 15 (5.60%) Apache
4 12 (4.48%) Tomcat
4 12 (4.48%) WebSphere
4 12 (4.48%) Jetty
4 12 (4.48%) nginx
5 10 (3.73%) CMS
5 10 (3.73%) SAS
5 10 (3.73%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (3.36%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (2.24%) Oracle BPEL
8 6 (2.24%) Node.js
9 3 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.12%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.75%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 23 (8.58%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.10%) MS Office
3 3 (1.12%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.37%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 24 (8.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.24%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.37%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.22%) Cloud Computing
1 14 (5.22%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.48%) Google App Engine
3 12 (4.48%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (4.48%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.75%) SaaS
5 1 (0.37%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.60%) DNS
2 14 (5.22%) DHCP
3 12 (4.48%) IPsec
3 12 (4.48%) SSL
3 12 (4.48%) FTP
3 12 (4.48%) HTTP
3 12 (4.48%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.61%) Intranet
5 6 (2.24%) CTI
6 3 (1.12%) Skype
7 2 (0.75%) LDAP
8 1 (0.37%) SMTP
8 1 (0.37%) Internet
8 1 (0.37%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (40.67%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (4.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (4.85%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (4.48%) Relational Database
6 11 (4.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.99%) Oracle OLAP
8 8 (2.99%) OLAP
9 6 (2.24%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.24%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.87%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.12%) MySQL
12 2 (0.75%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
13 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.37%) Big Data
13 1 (0.37%) RavenDB
13 1 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (10.45%) Visual Studio
2 22 (8.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (7.46%) Selenium
4 17 (6.34%) NUnit
5 14 (5.22%) Rhino Mocks
6 12 (4.48%) Jenkins
7 11 (4.10%) Cucumber
8 8 (2.99%) SpecFlow
8 8 (2.99%) Git (software)
9 6 (2.24%) WATIR
9 6 (2.24%) Maven
9 6 (2.24%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (2.24%) Sahi
10 4 (1.49%) Subversion
11 2 (0.75%) JIRA
11 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.37%) NSubstitute
12 1 (0.37%) MSTest
12 1 (0.37%) Moq
12 1 (0.37%) ReSharper
General
1 25 (9.33%) Finance
2 5 (1.87%) Law
3 3 (1.12%) Back Office
4 2 (0.75%) Marketing
4 2 (0.75%) Banking
4 2 (0.75%) Investment Banking
4 2 (0.75%) Advertising
4 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.37%) Games
5 1 (0.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.37%) Retail
5 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.37%) Billing
Job Titles
1 192 (71.64%) Developer
2 105 (39.18%) .NET Developer
3 29 (10.82%) C# Developer
4 25 (9.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (7.84%) SQL Developer
6 18 (6.72%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (6.72%) Senior Developer
7 15 (5.60%) Web Developer
8 14 (5.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (4.85%) Architect
9 13 (4.85%) Analyst
10 12 (4.48%) SharePoint Developer
11 10 (3.73%) CRM Developer
12 9 (3.36%) Agile .NET Developer
12 9 (3.36%) VB6 Developer
12 9 (3.36%) VB Developer
13 8 (2.99%) Tester
13 8 (2.99%) Xamarin Developer
14 7 (2.61%) Mobile Developer
14 7 (2.61%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 67 (25.00%) HTML
3 62 (23.13%) CSS
3 62 (23.13%) jQuery
4 55 (20.52%) .NET Framework
5 51 (19.03%) Web Services
6 44 (16.42%) WCF
7 42 (15.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (14.55%) ASP.NET Web API
9 37 (13.81%) XML
10 34 (12.69%) Entity Framework
11 26 (9.70%) JSON
12 16 (5.97%) NHibernate
12 16 (5.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (5.60%) WPF
14 14 (5.22%) J2EE
14 14 (5.22%) REST
14 14 (5.22%) HTML5
15 13 (4.85%) WinForms
15 13 (4.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.72%) Open Source
2 11 (4.10%) NHS
3 6 (2.24%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.24%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.87%) IVR
5 3 (1.12%) User Experience
5 3 (1.12%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.12%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.75%) PKI
6 2 (0.75%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.75%) W3C
6 2 (0.75%) Data Integration
6 2 (0.75%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.37%) iPhone
7 1 (0.37%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.37%) Social Media
7 1 (0.37%) New Media
7 1 (0.37%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.37%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 42 (15.67%) Windows
2 16 (5.97%) Android
3 12 (4.48%) Linux
4 11 (4.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (3.36%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (3.36%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (2.24%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (45.15%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (39.93%) MVC
3 60 (22.39%) TDD
4 32 (11.94%) OO
4 32 (11.94%) Scrum
4 32 (11.94%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (10.82%) CRM
6 24 (8.96%) Unit Testing
7 19 (7.09%) Web Development
8 18 (6.72%) Automated Testing
9 15 (5.60%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (5.22%) Project Management
10 14 (5.22%) ITIL
10 14 (5.22%) Mobile Development
11 13 (4.85%) SOA
11 13 (4.85%) Configuration Management
12 11 (4.10%) BDD
12 11 (4.10%) Software Engineering
13 10 (3.73%) Data Modelling
14 8 (2.99%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (67.16%) C#
2 114 (42.54%) SQL
3 92 (34.33%) JavaScript
4 35 (13.06%) Java
5 24 (8.96%) VB.NET
5 24 (8.96%) T-SQL
6 18 (6.72%) VB
7 17 (6.34%) PL/SQL
8 16 (5.97%) VB6
9 13 (4.85%) Ruby
10 12 (4.48%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.61%) C++
11 7 (2.61%) Python
12 3 (1.12%) VBA
13 2 (0.75%) XAML
14 1 (0.37%) R
14 1 (0.37%) Perl
14 1 (0.37%) PHP
14 1 (0.37%) X++
Qualifications
1 12 (4.48%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.99%) Degree
3 3 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) ISEB
5 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.10%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.48%) Xen
3 4 (1.49%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.12%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.75%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.75%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (2.61%) Puppet
1 7 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.75%) SCCM
2 2 (0.75%) SCOM
2 2 (0.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.37%) StatsD
Vendors
1 80 (29.85%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.19%) Oracle
3 15 (5.60%) Xamarin
4 14 (5.22%) VMware
5 12 (4.48%) Google
6 6 (2.24%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.49%) EPiServer
8 3 (1.12%) Cisco
9 2 (0.75%) Avaya
9 2 (0.75%) SAP
10 1 (0.37%) Apigee
10 1 (0.37%) Mashery
10 1 (0.37%) Twitter
10 1 (0.37%) Tableau
10 1 (0.37%) Citrix
10 1 (0.37%) Perforce
10 1 (0.37%) OpenText
10 1 (0.37%) Kofax
10 1 (0.37%) Telerik
10 1 (0.37%) Teradata
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