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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 91 46 80
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +34
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 27 53 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.19% 3.17% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.90% 11.09% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 31 14
Average daily rate
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£333 £325 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% +6.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £340 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.63 £37.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+37.68% -9.09%
.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
692 478 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.52% 28.59% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 305 262
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £193 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £29.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% -34.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 -44 26 £330 +1.53% 11
Huddersfield - 1 £335 -
.NET Framework
Yorkshire

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 78 (100.00%) .NET
2 68 (87.18%) C#
3 65 (83.33%) MVC
4 62 (79.49%) Entity Framework
5 58 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (66.67%) SQL Server
7 43 (55.13%) JavaScript
8 39 (50.00%) jQuery
9 38 (48.72%) ASP.NET
9 38 (48.72%) ASP.NET Web API
10 37 (47.44%) SQL
11 35 (44.87%) JSON
12 34 (43.59%) HTML
13 32 (41.03%) CSS
14 31 (39.74%) ASP.NET MVC
15 30 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 27 (34.62%) WCF
17 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
18 23 (29.49%) TDD
19 22 (28.21%) NHibernate
20 20 (25.64%) AngularJS
21 19 (24.36%) Rhino Mocks
21 19 (24.36%) NUnit
21 19 (24.36%) Web Services
21 19 (24.36%) OO
22 18 (23.08%) Selenium
23 13 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
23 13 (16.67%) Dapper ORM
24 10 (12.82%) Visual Studio
25 9 (11.54%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (8.97%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (8.97%) CMS
2 4 (5.13%) Node.js
3 2 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Maximo
1 2 (2.56%) Aligne
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) IaaS
3 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) SSL
1 1 (1.28%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.85%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.85%) Big Data
4 3 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (24.36%) NUnit
1 19 (24.36%) Rhino Mocks
2 18 (23.08%) Selenium
3 13 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (12.82%) Visual Studio
5 5 (6.41%) ReSharper
6 4 (5.13%) SpecFlow
6 4 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.28%) NSubstitute
7 1 (1.28%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.28%) Moq
General
1 8 (10.26%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Back Office
3 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (76.92%) Developer
2 35 (44.87%) .NET Developer
3 14 (17.95%) Architect
3 14 (17.95%) Applications Developer
4 12 (15.38%) C# Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 9 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Web Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Technical Architect
7 5 (6.41%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.13%) SQL Developer
8 4 (5.13%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (5.13%) .NET Applications Developer
9 3 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Senior Developer
10 2 (2.56%) Applications Architect
10 2 (2.56%) Chief Architect
10 2 (2.56%) Agile .NET Developer
11 1 (1.28%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (79.49%) Entity Framework
3 39 (50.00%) jQuery
4 38 (48.72%) ASP.NET
4 38 (48.72%) ASP.NET Web API
5 35 (44.87%) JSON
6 34 (43.59%) HTML
7 32 (41.03%) CSS
8 31 (39.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 30 (38.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 27 (34.62%) WCF
11 22 (28.21%) NHibernate
12 20 (25.64%) AngularJS
13 19 (24.36%) Web Services
14 13 (16.67%) Dapper ORM
15 7 (8.97%) XML
16 6 (7.69%) REST
16 6 (7.69%) Backbone.js
17 5 (6.41%) SOAP
17 5 (6.41%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.69%) NHS
2 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.85%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
5 1 (1.28%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.28%) iPhone
5 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.13%) Linux
2 3 (3.85%) UNIX
3 2 (2.56%) Windows
4 1 (1.28%) Android
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (83.33%) MVC
2 58 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (29.49%) TDD
4 19 (24.36%) OO
5 9 (11.54%) Scrum
6 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce
6 8 (10.26%) Software Engineering
7 7 (8.97%) SOA
8 5 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.41%) Workflow
8 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (6.41%) Mobile Development
8 5 (6.41%) TOGAF
9 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (5.13%) Project Management
10 3 (3.85%) RUP
10 3 (3.85%) Web Analytics
10 3 (3.85%) Software Delivery
10 3 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.85%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 68 (87.18%) C#
2 43 (55.13%) JavaScript
3 37 (47.44%) SQL
4 7 (8.97%) Java
5 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.41%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.85%) Python
6 3 (3.85%) Ruby
6 3 (3.85%) R
7 1 (1.28%) C
7 1 (1.28%) XPath
7 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.85%) StatsD
Vendors
1 25 (32.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle
3 3 (3.85%) Apigee
3 3 (3.85%) Mashery
3 3 (3.85%) Citrix
3 3 (3.85%) Teradata
3 3 (3.85%) Tableau
4 1 (1.28%) Twitter
4 1 (1.28%) VMware