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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 64 63 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 42 29 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.44% 1.86% 2.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.97% 6.00% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 22 26
Average daily rate
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£325 £290 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -4.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £266 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £359 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
.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
527 483 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.60% 30.96% 27.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 321 205
Average daily rate £340 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £380 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

.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 27 February 2015.

.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 27 February 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +11 32 £325 +8.33% 15
Bradford -12 1 - - 6
Huddersfield - 1 - - 2
Castleford - - - - 4
Otley - - - -
Pontefract - - - - 1
Wakefield - - - - 6
Wetherby - - - - 1
.NET Framework
Yorkshire

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 83 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (84.34%) C#
3 62 (74.70%) JavaScript
3 62 (74.70%) ASP.NET
4 61 (73.49%) MVC
5 56 (67.47%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (51.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (48.19%) SQL Server
8 38 (45.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 37 (44.58%) SQL
10 35 (42.17%) HTML
11 33 (39.76%) jQuery
11 33 (39.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 31 (37.35%) TDD
13 29 (34.94%) CSS
14 25 (30.12%) Web Services
15 24 (28.92%) Web Development
16 22 (26.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 20 (24.10%) NHibernate
18 19 (22.89%) NUnit
19 18 (21.69%) Scrum
19 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
19 18 (21.69%) Dependency Injection
20 17 (20.48%) Automated Testing
21 16 (19.28%) OO
21 16 (19.28%) WCF
22 15 (18.07%) Finance
22 15 (18.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 14 (16.87%) JSON
23 14 (16.87%) Selenium

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 4 (4.82%) IIS
2 3 (3.61%) CMS
2 3 (3.61%) Kentico
3 2 (2.41%) Sitefinity
3 2 (2.41%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.41%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.20%) DNN
4 1 (1.20%) Drupal
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (48.19%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.64%) Relational Database
3 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.61%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.20%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (22.89%) NUnit
2 14 (16.87%) Selenium
3 13 (15.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (15.66%) Rhino Mocks
4 9 (10.84%) Visual Studio
5 5 (6.02%) Subversion
5 5 (6.02%) SpecFlow
6 4 (4.82%) MSTest
7 3 (3.61%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.20%) Sahi
8 1 (1.20%) WATIR
8 1 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 15 (18.07%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Back Office
3 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (86.75%) Developer
2 59 (71.08%) .NET Developer
3 17 (20.48%) SQL Developer
4 12 (14.46%) C# Developer
5 11 (13.25%) Agile .NET Developer
6 10 (12.05%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (6.02%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Architect
8 4 (4.82%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.82%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.61%) Tester
10 2 (2.41%) Software Tester
10 2 (2.41%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (2.41%) CMS Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Agile C# Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Web Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Agile Tester
11 1 (1.20%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (74.70%) ASP.NET
3 43 (51.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (45.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 35 (42.17%) HTML
6 33 (39.76%) jQuery
6 33 (39.76%) ASP.NET Web API
7 29 (34.94%) CSS
8 25 (30.12%) Web Services
9 22 (26.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 20 (24.10%) NHibernate
11 16 (19.28%) WCF
12 15 (18.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (16.87%) JSON
14 9 (10.84%) Hibernate
15 8 (9.64%) XML
16 5 (6.02%) Ajax
17 4 (4.82%) XSD
17 4 (4.82%) XSLT
17 4 (4.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.66%) NHS
2 2 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.20%) User Experience
3 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.20%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.20%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.66%) Windows
2 4 (4.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (73.49%) MVC
2 56 (67.47%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (37.35%) TDD
4 24 (28.92%) Web Development
5 18 (21.69%) Dependency Injection
5 18 (21.69%) Scrum
6 17 (20.48%) Automated Testing
7 16 (19.28%) OO
8 12 (14.46%) Unit Testing
9 10 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (10.84%) Coaching
11 4 (4.82%) Multithreading
11 4 (4.82%) SOA
11 4 (4.82%) Zachman Framework
11 4 (4.82%) TOGAF
11 4 (4.82%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (3.61%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.61%) RUP
12 3 (3.61%) UML
12 3 (3.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (84.34%) C#
2 62 (74.70%) JavaScript
3 37 (44.58%) SQL
4 5 (6.02%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.82%) XPath
6 3 (3.61%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.41%) Java
8 1 (1.20%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.20%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.43%) Oracle
3 2 (2.41%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.20%) Twitter
4 1 (1.20%) EPiServer
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