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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 14 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET 203 198 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.34% 11.06% 14.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.12% 35.80% 51.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 136 124
Average daily rate
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£325 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £403 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
.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
578 553 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 29.44% 30.88% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 384 230
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 £275 £255 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% +22.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

.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 17 April 2015.

.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 17 April 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
(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 -3 141 £320 +2.40% 92
Bradford -6 32 £335 -2.18% 16
Halifax -7 3 £350 +7.69% 5
Huddersfield +1 1 - - 5
Wakefield 0 1 £265 -3.63% 12
Dewsbury - 1 - -
Pontefract - 1 - -
Otley - - - -
Keighley - - - -
Castleford - - - -
Wetherby - - - -
.NET
Yorkshire

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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.

1 265 (67.09%) C#
2 205 (51.90%) ASP.NET
3 179 (45.32%) SQL Server
4 167 (42.28%) SQL
5 162 (41.01%) Agile Software Development
6 155 (39.24%) MVC
7 135 (34.18%) JavaScript
8 108 (27.34%) Microsoft
9 104 (26.33%) HTML
10 97 (24.56%) CSS
11 96 (24.30%) WCF
12 93 (23.54%) Web Services
13 87 (22.03%) jQuery
14 76 (19.24%) ASP.NET MVC
15 73 (18.48%) XML
16 67 (16.96%) .NET Framework
17 60 (15.19%) TDD
18 55 (13.92%) Windows
19 53 (13.42%) Finance
20 46 (11.65%) Team Foundation Server
21 42 (10.63%) Java
22 41 (10.38%) CRM
22 41 (10.38%) Entity Framework
23 40 (10.13%) T-SQL
23 40 (10.13%) CMS
24 39 (9.87%) SQL Server 2008
25 38 (9.62%) Visual Studio
26 37 (9.37%) Oracle
27 36 (9.11%) MS Excel
28 35 (8.86%) OO

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 40 (10.13%) CMS
2 32 (8.10%) IIS
2 32 (8.10%) SharePoint
3 17 (4.30%) Umbraco
4 15 (3.80%) Apache
5 13 (3.29%) WebSphere
6 12 (3.04%) Tomcat
6 12 (3.04%) nginx
6 12 (3.04%) Jetty
7 10 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
7 10 (2.53%) SAS
7 10 (2.53%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (1.52%) Kentico
10 6 (1.52%) Node.js
10 6 (1.52%) Oracle BPEL
11 5 (1.27%) EPiServer CMS
12 2 (0.51%) Drupal
12 2 (0.51%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 36 (9.11%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.29%) MS Office
3 5 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.76%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.25%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 30 (7.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.25%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.54%) Cloud Computing
3 12 (3.04%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (3.04%) Google App Engine
3 12 (3.04%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.01%) Office 365
5 1 (0.25%) IaaS
5 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.04%) DHCP
1 12 (3.04%) FTP
1 12 (3.04%) HTTP
1 12 (3.04%) TCP/IP
1 12 (3.04%) DNS
1 12 (3.04%) SSL
1 12 (3.04%) IPsec
2 7 (1.77%) Intranet
3 6 (1.52%) CTI
4 5 (1.27%) LDAP
5 3 (0.76%) Skype
6 1 (0.25%) Internet
6 1 (0.25%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.25%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (45.32%) SQL Server
2 39 (9.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (7.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (5.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (3.04%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (2.03%) OLAP
8 8 (2.03%) Oracle OLAP
9 7 (1.77%) MySQL
9 7 (1.77%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.52%) NoSQL
11 5 (1.27%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.51%) MS Access
12 2 (0.51%) QlikView
12 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 1 (0.25%) Oracle Database 11g
13 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 46 (11.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 38 (9.62%) Visual Studio
3 20 (5.06%) Selenium
4 18 (4.56%) NUnit
5 14 (3.54%) Rhino Mocks
6 12 (3.04%) Jenkins
7 11 (2.78%) Cucumber
8 8 (2.03%) Git (software)
8 8 (2.03%) SpecFlow
9 6 (1.52%) Sahi
9 6 (1.52%) WATIR
9 6 (1.52%) Subversion
9 6 (1.52%) Maven
9 6 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (1.27%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.51%) JMeter
11 2 (0.51%) JIRA
12 1 (0.25%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.25%) MorphX
General
1 53 (13.42%) Finance
2 7 (1.77%) Marketing
3 5 (1.27%) Law
4 4 (1.01%) Advertising
4 4 (1.01%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.76%) Banking
5 3 (0.76%) Back Office
6 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.25%) Retail
7 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.25%) Billing
7 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.25%) Games
7 1 (0.25%) Legal
7 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 272 (68.86%) Developer
2 154 (38.99%) .NET Developer
3 53 (13.42%) C# Developer
4 46 (11.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (9.11%) Analyst
6 33 (8.35%) Web Developer
7 26 (6.58%) ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (6.33%) SQL Developer
9 24 (6.08%) Senior Developer
10 21 (5.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (5.06%) Architect
12 19 (4.81%) Test Analyst
13 18 (4.56%) .NET Web Developer
14 17 (4.30%) Applications Developer
15 13 (3.29%) VB Developer
15 13 (3.29%) CRM Developer
15 13 (3.29%) VB6 Developer
15 13 (3.29%) C# Web Developer
15 13 (3.29%) SharePoint Developer
16 12 (3.04%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (51.90%) ASP.NET
2 104 (26.33%) HTML
3 97 (24.56%) CSS
4 96 (24.30%) WCF
5 93 (23.54%) Web Services
6 87 (22.03%) jQuery
7 76 (19.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 73 (18.48%) XML
9 67 (16.96%) .NET Framework
10 41 (10.38%) Entity Framework
11 35 (8.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 24 (6.08%) JSON
12 24 (6.08%) SOAP
13 19 (4.81%) NHibernate
14 18 (4.56%) WinForms
14 18 (4.56%) WPF
15 16 (4.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (3.80%) REST
16 15 (3.80%) J2EE
17 14 (3.54%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.81%) Open Source
2 13 (3.29%) N-Tier
3 12 (3.04%) NHS
4 9 (2.28%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.27%) IVR
7 3 (0.76%) User Experience
7 3 (0.76%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.76%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.51%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.51%) Clustering
8 2 (0.51%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.51%) Data Integration
8 2 (0.51%) W3C
8 2 (0.51%) GIS
9 1 (0.25%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.25%) iPhone
9 1 (0.25%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 55 (13.92%) Windows
2 18 (4.56%) Linux
3 15 (3.80%) Android
4 10 (2.53%) Windows Mobile
5 8 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.52%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.25%) UNIX
7 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (41.01%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (39.24%) MVC
3 60 (15.19%) TDD
4 41 (10.38%) CRM
5 35 (8.86%) OO
6 33 (8.35%) Scrum
6 33 (8.35%) Unit Testing
7 32 (8.10%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (7.09%) Software Engineering
9 27 (6.84%) Web Development
10 24 (6.08%) SOA
11 18 (4.56%) Business Intelligence
12 17 (4.30%) Automated Testing
12 17 (4.30%) Mentoring
13 16 (4.05%) Waterfall
13 16 (4.05%) Configuration Management
14 14 (3.54%) Coaching
14 14 (3.54%) DevOps
15 13 (3.29%) Mobile Development
15 13 (3.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 265 (67.09%) C#
2 167 (42.28%) SQL
3 135 (34.18%) JavaScript
4 42 (10.63%) Java
5 40 (10.13%) T-SQL
6 30 (7.59%) VB.NET
7 22 (5.57%) VB
8 20 (5.06%) VB6
9 18 (4.56%) PL/SQL
10 15 (3.80%) PowerShell
11 14 (3.54%) Ruby
12 8 (2.03%) C++
13 7 (1.77%) Python
14 6 (1.52%) VBA
15 5 (1.27%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 5 (1.27%) XPath
16 2 (0.51%) XAML
16 2 (0.51%) Perl
16 2 (0.51%) PHP
16 2 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (3.54%) Security Cleared
2 9 (2.28%) ISEB
3 7 (1.77%) Degree
4 5 (1.27%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.01%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.30%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.25%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (3.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.04%) Xen
3 3 (0.76%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (1.77%) Puppet
1 7 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.25%) StatsD
Vendors
1 108 (27.34%) Microsoft
2 37 (9.37%) Oracle
3 22 (5.57%) VMware
4 15 (3.80%) Xamarin
5 13 (3.29%) EPiServer
6 12 (3.04%) Google
7 9 (2.28%) Cisco
8 7 (1.77%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.52%) SonicWALL
10 2 (0.51%) SAP
10 2 (0.51%) Avaya
10 2 (0.51%) hybris
10 2 (0.51%) F5
10 2 (0.51%) Tableau
11 1 (0.25%) Twitter
11 1 (0.25%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.25%) Apigee
11 1 (0.25%) Mashery
11 1 (0.25%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.25%) Kofax
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Rate: Neg.
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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CoreCom Consulting
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Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
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CoreCom Consulting
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £345 per day 3 Months initially
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
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West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Circa £200-£220 a day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
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Spring Technology
Rate: £200.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £320 - £330 per day
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West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
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Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £320 per day
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