The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 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 West Yorkshire 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 74 39 52
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +13
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 25 48 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.42% 3.69% 2.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.57% 13.45% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 35 35
Average daily rate £290 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.20% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
547 357 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 31.17% 27.44% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 212 224
Average daily rate £320 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £425 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +14.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET Framework
Yorkshire

.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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -38 14 £288 -4.16% 10
Bradford +4 3 - -
Castleford - - - -
Halifax - - - - 1
Huddersfield - - - -
Pontefract - - - - 1
Wakefield - - - - 1
.NET Framework
Yorkshire

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (82.61%) SQL Server
3 32 (69.57%) C#
4 27 (58.70%) ASP.NET
5 21 (45.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (43.48%) Visual Studio
7 19 (41.30%) Web Services
7 19 (41.30%) VB.NET
8 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
8 18 (39.13%) MS Excel
8 18 (39.13%) MVC
8 18 (39.13%) WinForms
9 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (32.61%) MS Office
10 14 (30.43%) VBA
10 14 (30.43%) Software Engineering
10 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 13 (28.26%) Web Development
11 13 (28.26%) HTML
11 13 (28.26%) CSS
12 12 (26.09%) SQL
12 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (23.91%) Intranet
14 10 (21.74%) Automated Testing
14 10 (21.74%) Dependency Injection
15 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (19.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 8 (17.39%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (8.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (4.35%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 18 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 15 (32.61%) MS Office
3 4 (8.70%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (82.61%) SQL Server
2 21 (45.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (19.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (43.48%) Visual Studio
2 3 (6.52%) NetAdvantage
3 2 (4.35%) NUnit
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.17%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (2.17%) Moq
General
1 6 (13.04%) Back Office
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (89.13%) Developer
2 35 (76.09%) .NET Developer
3 9 (19.57%) VB.NET Developer
4 6 (13.04%) SQL Developer
5 4 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) WinForms Developer
6 3 (6.52%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) C# Programmer
7 2 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (4.35%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Programmer
7 2 (4.35%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Programmer
8 1 (2.17%) Migration Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Consultant
8 1 (2.17%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (58.70%) ASP.NET
3 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (41.30%) Web Services
5 18 (39.13%) WinForms
6 14 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (28.26%) HTML
7 13 (28.26%) CSS
8 12 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 11 (23.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (19.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (17.39%) jQuery
12 5 (10.87%) WCF
13 4 (8.70%) Ajax
13 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 3 (6.52%) NHibernate
14 3 (6.52%) WPF
15 2 (4.35%) LINQ
15 2 (4.35%) HTML5
15 2 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) NHS
2 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) MVC
2 15 (32.61%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (30.43%) Software Engineering
4 13 (28.26%) Web Development
5 10 (21.74%) Automated Testing
5 10 (21.74%) Dependency Injection
6 8 (17.39%) Kanban
6 8 (17.39%) Scrum
6 8 (17.39%) Data Management
7 4 (8.70%) Migration
7 4 (8.70%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (6.52%) TDD
8 3 (6.52%) OO
9 2 (4.35%) Workflow
9 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.17%) Multithreading
10 1 (2.17%) Document Management
10 1 (2.17%) RUP
10 1 (2.17%) CMMI
10 1 (2.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 32 (69.57%) C#
2 19 (41.30%) VB.NET
3 18 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 14 (30.43%) VBA
5 12 (26.09%) SQL
6 4 (8.70%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Infragistics
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