The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 215 195 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.66% 11.28% 13.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.20% 37.86% 43.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 123 116
Average daily rate £335 £340 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £412 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
.NET
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
578 515 470
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 28.67% 29.80% 30.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 348 284
Average daily rate £363 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £460 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £10.20 £40.00 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.50% -77.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

.NET
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +5 168 £369 +11.74% 64
Halifax +10 17 £325 -7.14% 3
Bradford -7 12 £306 -23.43% 23
Wakefield +1 4 £355 -11.31% 6
Huddersfield -1 3 - - 9
.NET
Yorkshire

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 347 (68.85%) C#
2 220 (43.65%) Agile Software Development
3 213 (42.26%) SQL Server
4 195 (38.69%) ASP.NET
5 178 (35.32%) MVC
6 165 (32.74%) SQL
7 145 (28.77%) JavaScript
8 115 (22.82%) Java
9 108 (21.43%) HTML
10 100 (19.84%) CSS
11 99 (19.64%) Microsoft
12 83 (16.47%) WCF
13 81 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
13 81 (16.07%) Finance
14 80 (15.87%) .NET Framework
15 77 (15.28%) Web Services
16 74 (14.68%) TDD
17 72 (14.29%) jQuery
18 71 (14.09%) Team Foundation Server
19 67 (13.29%) Linux
20 61 (12.10%) Python
21 56 (11.11%) Visual Studio
22 55 (10.91%) Oracle
22 55 (10.91%) AngularJS
23 54 (10.71%) Windows
24 51 (10.12%) T-SQL
25 47 (9.33%) VB.NET
25 47 (9.33%) XML
26 46 (9.13%) C++
26 46 (9.13%) Ruby

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 32 (6.35%) CMS
2 25 (4.96%) SharePoint
3 19 (3.77%) IIS
4 18 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
5 17 (3.37%) Node.js
6 15 (2.98%) Apache
6 15 (2.98%) Jetty
6 15 (2.98%) nginx
6 15 (2.98%) Tomcat
6 15 (2.98%) WebSphere
7 14 (2.78%) Umbraco
8 11 (2.18%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (1.98%) Kentico
10 9 (1.79%) Confluence
11 5 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.40%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.20%) Drupal
13 1 (0.20%) Jadu
Applications
1 35 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 15 (2.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.40%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.20%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (5.16%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (3.37%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (2.98%) Google App Engine
5 15 (2.98%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (1.59%) IaaS
7 3 (0.60%) GitHub
8 2 (0.40%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.20%) PaaS
9 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.56%) HTTP
2 27 (5.36%) Internet
3 18 (3.57%) TCP/IP
4 16 (3.17%) SSL
5 13 (2.58%) DHCP
5 13 (2.58%) DNS
5 13 (2.58%) FTP
5 13 (2.58%) IPsec
6 9 (1.79%) SNMP
7 7 (1.39%) Intranet
8 4 (0.79%) Bluetooth
8 4 (0.79%) LDAP
9 2 (0.40%) Extranet
9 2 (0.40%) Firewall
10 1 (0.20%) LAN
10 1 (0.20%) Network Security
10 1 (0.20%) SAN
10 1 (0.20%) VoIP
10 1 (0.20%) VPN
10 1 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (42.26%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (6.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 30 (5.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (3.77%) Oracle Database
6 16 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (2.98%) MongoDB
8 14 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (2.38%) NoSQL
10 11 (2.18%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (1.79%) Big Data
11 9 (1.79%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 8 (1.59%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.59%) Relational Database
13 7 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
14 5 (0.99%) MySQL
14 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2014
15 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 71 (14.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 56 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 27 (5.36%) Jenkins
3 27 (5.36%) Selenium
4 20 (3.97%) Git (software)
5 19 (3.77%) HP UFT
6 16 (3.17%) LoadRunner
7 15 (2.98%) Cucumber
7 15 (2.98%) JMeter
8 14 (2.78%) Subversion
9 10 (1.98%) Firebug
9 10 (1.98%) JIRA
10 6 (1.19%) NUnit
10 6 (1.19%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (0.99%) JUnit
12 4 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
13 3 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
13 3 (0.60%) ReSharper
13 3 (0.60%) SoapUI
14 2 (0.40%) SpecFlow
General
1 81 (16.07%) Finance
2 25 (4.96%) Publishing
3 9 (1.79%) Retail
4 7 (1.39%) Marketing
5 5 (0.99%) Law
6 4 (0.79%) Advertising
6 4 (0.79%) Back Office
6 4 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.60%) Banking
8 2 (0.40%) Billing
8 2 (0.40%) Legal
9 1 (0.20%) Games
9 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 325 (64.48%) Developer
2 180 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 124 (24.60%) C# Developer
4 88 (17.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 53 (10.52%) Architect
6 49 (9.72%) SQL Developer
7 45 (8.93%) Analyst
8 37 (7.34%) ASP.NET Developer
9 33 (6.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 32 (6.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 32 (6.35%) Test Analyst
11 30 (5.95%) SQL Server Developer
12 28 (5.56%) Software Developer
13 26 (5.16%) Senior Developer
14 25 (4.96%) Solutions Architect
15 24 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
16 22 (4.37%) Java Developer
17 21 (4.17%) WCF Developer
17 21 (4.17%) Web Developer
18 19 (3.77%) C# WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 195 (38.69%) ASP.NET
2 108 (21.43%) HTML
3 100 (19.84%) CSS
4 83 (16.47%) WCF
5 81 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 80 (15.87%) .NET Framework
7 77 (15.28%) Web Services
8 72 (14.29%) jQuery
9 55 (10.91%) AngularJS
10 47 (9.33%) XML
11 44 (8.73%) ASP.NET Web API
11 44 (8.73%) Entity Framework
12 41 (8.13%) HTML5
13 29 (5.75%) CSS3
14 27 (5.36%) WinForms
15 23 (4.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 22 (4.37%) REST
17 19 (3.77%) KnockoutJS
17 19 (3.77%) Servlets
18 18 (3.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (2.78%) Replication
3 13 (2.58%) User Experience
4 10 (1.98%) Management Information System
5 9 (1.79%) Mobile App
5 9 (1.79%) PKI
6 7 (1.39%) Visualisation
7 3 (0.60%) Blackberry
7 3 (0.60%) iPad
8 2 (0.40%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.40%) Social Media
9 1 (0.20%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.20%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.20%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.20%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.20%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.20%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 67 (13.29%) Linux
2 54 (10.71%) Windows
3 37 (7.34%) Unix
4 24 (4.76%) Mac OS X
5 13 (2.58%) Android
6 4 (0.79%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.79%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.20%) AIX
8 1 (0.20%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.20%) Solaris
8 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (43.65%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (35.32%) MVC
3 74 (14.68%) TDD
4 42 (8.33%) Analytics
4 42 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 39 (7.74%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (7.54%) SOA
7 37 (7.34%) E-Commerce
8 35 (6.94%) Unit Testing
9 33 (6.55%) DevOps
10 30 (5.95%) Scrum
11 25 (4.96%) Front End Development
12 24 (4.76%) Configuration Management
12 24 (4.76%) Waterfall
13 19 (3.77%) CRM
13 19 (3.77%) Mentoring
13 19 (3.77%) Software Engineering
13 19 (3.77%) Web Accessibility
14 17 (3.37%) Functional Testing
15 16 (3.17%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 347 (68.85%) C#
2 165 (32.74%) SQL
3 145 (28.77%) JavaScript
4 115 (22.82%) Java
5 61 (12.10%) Python
6 51 (10.12%) T-SQL
7 47 (9.33%) VB.NET
8 46 (9.13%) C++
8 46 (9.13%) Ruby
9 33 (6.55%) VB
10 17 (3.37%) PL/SQL
11 14 (2.78%) C
11 14 (2.78%) PowerShell
12 13 (2.58%) Perl
13 10 (1.98%) Shell Script
14 9 (1.79%) FQL
15 8 (1.59%) VB6
16 7 (1.39%) R
16 7 (1.39%) XPath
17 6 (1.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (3.57%) ISTQB
2 16 (3.17%) ISEB
3 12 (2.38%) Degree
3 12 (2.38%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.99%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.40%) CREST Certified
7 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.17%) QA
2 9 (1.79%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (0.40%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.20%) GPG13
5 1 (0.20%) WAI
5 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.38%) Xen
3 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.20%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (1.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 8 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.59%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 7 (1.39%) StatsD
4 6 (1.19%) Oracle Identity Management
4 6 (1.19%) Puppet
5 3 (0.60%) Cacti
5 3 (0.60%) Nagios
6 2 (0.40%) Nessus
7 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.20%) SCCM
7 1 (0.20%) SCOM
7 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 99 (19.64%) Microsoft
2 55 (10.91%) Oracle
3 22 (4.37%) Sitecore
3 22 (4.37%) VMware
4 20 (3.97%) Google
5 18 (3.57%) HP
6 11 (2.18%) Trillium
7 7 (1.39%) Apigee
7 7 (1.39%) Citrix
7 7 (1.39%) EPiServer
7 7 (1.39%) Mashery
7 7 (1.39%) Tableau
7 7 (1.39%) Teradata
8 2 (0.40%) Siebel
8 2 (0.40%) Twitter
9 1 (0.20%) Cisco
9 1 (0.20%) Cognos
9 1 (0.20%) Informatica
9 1 (0.20%) NetApp
9 1 (0.20%) Sage
West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £450 to £510 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £320 per day 6 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
The Creative Emporium Limited (TCE)
Rate: £650 - £675 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Bradford
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago