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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 191 231 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.72% 14.39% 13.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.99% 47.14% 47.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 152 110
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £387 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
.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
579 490 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.49% 30.53% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 328 207
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £380 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 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 £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

.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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -5 132 £325 +1.56% 86
Bradford -13 19 £340 -2.85% 11
Halifax +1 10 £350 +16.66% 3
Huddersfield +1 2 £275 - 10
Wakefield -3 1 £400 +39.13% 8
Pontefract - 1 - - 2
Wetherby - - - - 4
Mirfield - - - -
Otley - - - -
Keighley - - - -
Castleford - - - - 7
Dewsbury - - - -
.NET
Yorkshire

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 272 (68.69%) C#
2 228 (57.58%) ASP.NET
3 167 (42.17%) SQL Server
4 164 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
5 157 (39.65%) SQL
6 146 (36.87%) JavaScript
6 146 (36.87%) MVC
7 104 (26.26%) HTML
8 103 (26.01%) Web Services
9 94 (23.74%) CSS
10 90 (22.73%) WCF
11 88 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
12 84 (21.21%) .NET Framework
13 82 (20.71%) jQuery
14 79 (19.95%) Microsoft
15 64 (16.16%) XML
16 62 (15.66%) TDD
17 60 (15.15%) Finance
18 56 (14.14%) Oracle
19 52 (13.13%) Team Foundation Server
20 49 (12.37%) ASP.NET Web API
21 46 (11.62%) Web Development
22 45 (11.36%) Windows
23 41 (10.35%) T-SQL
24 40 (10.10%) Java
25 39 (9.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 36 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
27 35 (8.84%) CRM
27 35 (8.84%) CMS
28 34 (8.59%) SOA

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 35 (8.84%) CMS
2 29 (7.32%) SharePoint
3 11 (2.78%) Kentico
3 11 (2.78%) IIS
4 10 (2.53%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (2.27%) Umbraco
5 9 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
6 8 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (1.52%) Apache
7 6 (1.52%) Oracle BPEL
8 5 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.01%) Node.js
10 3 (0.76%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.76%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.51%) ArcSDE
11 2 (0.51%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.51%) nginx
11 2 (0.51%) Jetty
11 2 (0.51%) Drupal
Applications
1 26 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.03%) MS Office
3 5 (1.26%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.76%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 25 (6.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.51%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.25%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
4 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.51%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.51%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.51%) Office 365
5 2 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.53%) HTTP
2 5 (1.26%) CTI
2 5 (1.26%) Intranet
3 4 (1.01%) Internet
4 3 (0.76%) SSL
4 3 (0.76%) LDAP
5 2 (0.51%) IPsec
5 2 (0.51%) DHCP
5 2 (0.51%) FTP
5 2 (0.51%) DNS
5 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.25%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.25%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.25%) SSH
6 1 (0.25%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (42.17%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (6.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 16 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 15 (3.79%) MySQL
7 14 (3.54%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (3.03%) NoSQL
10 11 (2.78%) MongoDB
11 8 (2.02%) RDBMS
11 8 (2.02%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.77%) Oracle ODI
12 7 (1.77%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 7 (1.77%) RavenDB
12 7 (1.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (1.77%) Oracle BI EE
13 4 (1.01%) FileMaker
14 2 (0.51%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 52 (13.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (8.08%) Visual Studio
3 21 (5.30%) Subversion
4 20 (5.05%) NUnit
5 19 (4.80%) Selenium
6 13 (3.28%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (3.03%) Git (software)
8 11 (2.78%) Cucumber
9 8 (2.02%) SpecFlow
10 6 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
10 6 (1.52%) Sahi
10 6 (1.52%) WATIR
10 6 (1.52%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 5 (1.26%) LLBLGen Pro
11 5 (1.26%) Maven
12 4 (1.01%) MSTest
13 2 (0.51%) CruiseControl
13 2 (0.51%) JIRA
13 2 (0.51%) Jenkins
14 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 60 (15.15%) Finance
2 7 (1.77%) Law
3 5 (1.26%) Banking
3 5 (1.26%) Back Office
4 4 (1.01%) Multimedia
5 3 (0.76%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.76%) Advertising
6 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.51%) Retail
7 1 (0.25%) Marketing
7 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.25%) Billing
7 1 (0.25%) Publishing
7 1 (0.25%) Legal
7 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 285 (71.97%) Developer
2 172 (43.43%) .NET Developer
3 51 (12.88%) C# Developer
4 45 (11.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (8.33%) SQL Developer
6 31 (7.83%) Architect
6 31 (7.83%) Senior Developer
6 31 (7.83%) ASP.NET Developer
7 30 (7.58%) Web Developer
8 28 (7.07%) Analyst
9 25 (6.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (4.29%) Tester
11 16 (4.04%) Test Analyst
12 15 (3.79%) .NET Web Developer
12 15 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
13 13 (3.28%) Senior .NET Developer
14 12 (3.03%) Agile .NET Developer
15 11 (2.78%) VB Developer
15 11 (2.78%) SharePoint Developer
15 11 (2.78%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (57.58%) ASP.NET
2 104 (26.26%) HTML
3 103 (26.01%) Web Services
4 94 (23.74%) CSS
5 90 (22.73%) WCF
6 88 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 84 (21.21%) .NET Framework
8 82 (20.71%) jQuery
9 64 (16.16%) XML
10 49 (12.37%) ASP.NET Web API
11 39 (9.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 29 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 28 (7.07%) SOAP
14 27 (6.82%) JSON
15 26 (6.57%) NHibernate
16 21 (5.30%) Ajax
17 18 (4.55%) WPF
18 17 (4.29%) CSS3
19 16 (4.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 14 (3.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (6.06%) NHS
2 13 (3.28%) Open Source
2 13 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 10 (2.53%) User Experience
5 7 (1.77%) IVR
6 6 (1.52%) N-Tier
6 6 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.26%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.26%) iPhone
8 4 (1.01%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.76%) GIS
10 2 (0.51%) Clustering
10 2 (0.51%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.51%) W3C
10 2 (0.51%) Wiki
11 1 (0.25%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.25%) Social Media
11 1 (0.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 45 (11.36%) Windows
2 19 (4.80%) Android
3 15 (3.79%) Windows Mobile
4 10 (2.53%) Linux
5 8 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 5 (1.26%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.76%) AIX
7 3 (0.76%) UNIX
8 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (36.87%) MVC
3 62 (15.66%) TDD
4 46 (11.62%) Web Development
5 35 (8.84%) CRM
6 34 (8.59%) SOA
7 31 (7.83%) OO
7 31 (7.83%) Scrum
8 30 (7.58%) Unit Testing
9 29 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (6.31%) Automated Testing
10 25 (6.31%) Coaching
11 24 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
12 23 (5.81%) Software Engineering
13 19 (4.80%) Mentoring
14 18 (4.55%) Waterfall
15 13 (3.28%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (3.28%) UML
16 12 (3.03%) Project Management
17 10 (2.53%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 272 (68.69%) C#
2 157 (39.65%) SQL
3 146 (36.87%) JavaScript
4 41 (10.35%) T-SQL
5 40 (10.10%) Java
6 31 (7.83%) VB.NET
7 19 (4.80%) VB
8 14 (3.54%) Ruby
9 13 (3.28%) VB6
10 10 (2.53%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.27%) VBA
12 7 (1.77%) Python
12 7 (1.77%) C++
13 5 (1.26%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.01%) XPath
15 1 (0.25%) R
15 1 (0.25%) X++
15 1 (0.25%) NATURAL
15 1 (0.25%) Perl
15 1 (0.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (2.78%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.02%) Degree
3 6 (1.52%) ISEB
3 6 (1.52%) VCP4
4 4 (1.01%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.51%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.25%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.04%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (1.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.51%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 79 (19.95%) Microsoft
2 56 (14.14%) Oracle
3 15 (3.79%) Xamarin
4 10 (2.53%) Sitecore
5 8 (2.02%) VMware
6 5 (1.26%) Sencha
6 5 (1.26%) Appcelerator
7 4 (1.01%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.76%) SonicWALL
8 3 (0.76%) Cisco
9 2 (0.51%) RedDot
9 2 (0.51%) Open Text
9 2 (0.51%) Google
9 2 (0.51%) SAP
9 2 (0.51%) hybris
10 1 (0.25%) F5
10 1 (0.25%) Twitter
10 1 (0.25%) Tableau
10 1 (0.25%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.25%) Epicor
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Rate: competitive
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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