The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 59 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 41 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.33% 1.78% 1.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.95% 6.50% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 16
Average daily rate
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£326 £283 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.48% -7.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £265 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £351 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £305 £321
% change year-on-year
+11.47% -5.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +16.66%
.NET Framework
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 West Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
458 431 433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.05% 27.45% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 251 224
Average daily rate £330 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 11
Average hourly rate £33.00 £21.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.48% +26.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

.NET Framework
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 29 £328 +3.96% 28
Bradford -3 4 £273 -3.53% 1
Castleford - - - - 2
Halifax - - - - 2
Huddersfield - - - - 3
Ilkley - - - - 1
Otley - - - - 2
Wakefield - - - - 4
Wetherby - - - -
.NET Framework
Yorkshire

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 95 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (88.42%) C#
3 69 (72.63%) ASP.NET
4 54 (56.84%) MVC
5 51 (53.68%) JavaScript
6 46 (48.42%) Agile Software Development
6 46 (48.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 43 (45.26%) SQL Server
8 37 (38.95%) Web Services
9 30 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 30 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
10 28 (29.47%) Dependency Injection
10 28 (29.47%) Web Development
11 26 (27.37%) Automated Testing
11 26 (27.37%) SQL
12 25 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
14 20 (21.05%) NHS
15 18 (18.95%) HTML
16 17 (17.89%) Enterprise Software
17 16 (16.84%) Oracle
17 16 (16.84%) CSS
18 14 (14.74%) WCF
19 13 (13.68%) Visual Studio
19 13 (13.68%) WinForms
19 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 10 (10.53%) Coaching
20 10 (10.53%) TDD
20 10 (10.53%) Finance
20 10 (10.53%) OO

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (3.16%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (3.16%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.11%) IIS
3 1 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (7.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
2 1 (1.05%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (45.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.05%) MySQL
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (13.68%) Visual Studio
2 10 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (9.47%) MSTest
4 7 (7.37%) Subversion
5 6 (6.32%) NUnit
General
1 10 (10.53%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Back Office
3 3 (3.16%) Multimedia
3 3 (3.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 84 (88.42%) Developer
2 66 (69.47%) .NET Developer
3 22 (23.16%) C# Developer
4 16 (16.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (9.47%) .NET Software Engineer
5 9 (9.47%) WinForms Developer
5 9 (9.47%) Software Engineer
5 9 (9.47%) C# Software Engineer
6 7 (7.37%) SQL Developer
7 6 (6.32%) Architect
7 6 (6.32%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.21%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.16%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Web Applications Developer
9 3 (3.16%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.11%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (100.00%) .NET
2 69 (72.63%) ASP.NET
3 46 (48.42%) ASP.NET MVC
4 37 (38.95%) Web Services
5 30 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 30 (31.58%) ASP.NET Web API
6 25 (26.32%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 18 (18.95%) HTML
8 16 (16.84%) CSS
9 14 (14.74%) WCF
10 13 (13.68%) WinForms
10 13 (13.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 10 (10.53%) jQuery
12 8 (8.42%) NHibernate
12 8 (8.42%) Backbone.js
13 5 (5.26%) Ajax
13 5 (5.26%) WPF
14 3 (3.16%) XML
14 3 (3.16%) LINQ
14 3 (3.16%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.05%) NHS
2 17 (17.89%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.26%) Windows
1 5 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (56.84%) MVC
2 46 (48.42%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (29.47%) Dependency Injection
3 28 (29.47%) Web Development
4 26 (27.37%) Automated Testing
5 10 (10.53%) Coaching
5 10 (10.53%) TDD
5 10 (10.53%) OO
6 9 (9.47%) Software Engineering
7 7 (7.37%) Scrum
8 5 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.26%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (5.26%) TOGAF
8 5 (5.26%) SOA
9 3 (3.16%) Time Management
9 3 (3.16%) Kanban
9 3 (3.16%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.11%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (2.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (2.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 84 (88.42%) C#
2 51 (53.68%) JavaScript
3 26 (27.37%) SQL
4 7 (7.37%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (4.21%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.05%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (22.11%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.84%) Oracle
3 2 (2.11%) Capita
4 1 (1.05%) Twitter
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