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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 11 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 181 189 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 9.84% 11.81% 11.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.87% 41.72% 47.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 99 120
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £371 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £97.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.98%
.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
478 453 414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.98% 28.29% 25.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 266 231
Average daily rate £350 £300 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 10
Average hourly rate £40.00 £20.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.12% -16.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £20.50 £5.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £66.85 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

.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 24 December 2014.

.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 24 December 2014. 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 -8 115 £325 +3.58% 59
Bradford -6 28 £375 +41.50% 5
Halifax +4 7 £350 +40.00% 7
Huddersfield -1 5 £325 +30.00% 11
Wakefield -3 3 £325 +23.80% 6
Wetherby - - - - 3
Ilkley - - - - 1
Castleford - - - - 3
Dewsbury - - - -
Mirfield - - - -
Otley - - - - 1
Pontefract - - - -
.NET
Yorkshire

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 255 (68.00%) C#
2 232 (61.87%) ASP.NET
3 161 (42.93%) SQL Server
4 131 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
5 125 (33.33%) MVC
6 124 (33.07%) JavaScript
7 112 (29.87%) SQL
8 106 (28.27%) Web Services
9 88 (23.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 87 (23.20%) WCF
11 83 (22.13%) .NET Framework
12 82 (21.87%) HTML
13 75 (20.00%) CSS
14 70 (18.67%) Microsoft
15 61 (16.27%) Oracle
15 61 (16.27%) jQuery
16 56 (14.93%) Web Development
17 51 (13.60%) SharePoint
18 47 (12.53%) Finance
19 46 (12.27%) XML
20 45 (12.00%) Visual Studio
21 39 (10.40%) Team Foundation Server
21 39 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC 3
21 39 (10.40%) ASP.NET Web API
22 37 (9.87%) CMS
23 35 (9.33%) Java
23 35 (9.33%) SOA
23 35 (9.33%) Dependency Injection
24 33 (8.80%) Automated Testing
25 32 (8.53%) TDD

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 51 (13.60%) SharePoint
2 37 (9.87%) CMS
3 21 (5.60%) BizTalk Server
3 21 (5.60%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (2.40%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (1.87%) Kentico
7 5 (1.33%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.07%) IIS
8 4 (1.07%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.07%) Oracle BPEL
8 4 (1.07%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.80%) Jetty
9 3 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.80%) nginx
10 2 (0.53%) EPiServer CMS
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle Spatial
10 2 (0.53%) ArcSDE
10 2 (0.53%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 23 (6.13%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.47%) MS Office
3 8 (2.13%) InfoPath
4 5 (1.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (5.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.07%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.53%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.27%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.80%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (0.80%) Google App Engine
3 3 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.53%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.53%) Office 365
5 1 (0.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.20%) HTTP
1 12 (3.20%) Intranet
2 7 (1.87%) Internet
3 5 (1.33%) CTI
4 4 (1.07%) SSL
5 3 (0.80%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.80%) DNS
5 3 (0.80%) DHCP
5 3 (0.80%) FTP
5 3 (0.80%) IPsec
6 1 (0.27%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.27%) SSH
6 1 (0.27%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.27%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (42.93%) SQL Server
2 32 (8.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (4.00%) MySQL
5 14 (3.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 13 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.93%) Oracle Database
7 11 (2.93%) Relational Database
8 9 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (2.13%) MongoDB
9 8 (2.13%) NoSQL
9 8 (2.13%) RDBMS
9 8 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
9 8 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
10 7 (1.87%) RavenDB
10 7 (1.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 4 (1.07%) QlikView
11 4 (1.07%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 45 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 39 (10.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (5.87%) Subversion
4 14 (3.73%) MSTest
5 9 (2.40%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.87%) NUnit
7 6 (1.60%) Selenium
7 6 (1.60%) SoapUI
8 5 (1.33%) LLBLGen Pro
8 5 (1.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 3 (0.80%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.53%) Maven
10 2 (0.53%) JIRA
10 2 (0.53%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.27%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.27%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.27%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 47 (12.53%) Finance
2 9 (2.40%) Law
3 7 (1.87%) Multimedia
4 5 (1.33%) Banking
4 5 (1.33%) Back Office
5 4 (1.07%) Marketing
6 3 (0.80%) Retail
6 3 (0.80%) Advertising
7 2 (0.53%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Publishing
8 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.27%) Legal
8 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 267 (71.20%) Developer
2 162 (43.20%) .NET Developer
3 43 (11.47%) C# Developer
4 38 (10.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (9.07%) Web Developer
6 33 (8.80%) Architect
6 33 (8.80%) ASP.NET Developer
7 32 (8.53%) Analyst
8 27 (7.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (6.67%) SharePoint Developer
9 25 (6.67%) Senior Developer
10 21 (5.60%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (4.53%) Test Analyst
11 17 (4.53%) .NET Web Developer
12 13 (3.47%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (3.47%) SQL Developer
12 13 (3.47%) Software Developer
13 11 (2.93%) C# Web Developer
14 10 (2.67%) Tester
15 9 (2.40%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (61.87%) ASP.NET
2 106 (28.27%) Web Services
3 88 (23.47%) ASP.NET MVC
4 87 (23.20%) WCF
5 83 (22.13%) .NET Framework
6 82 (21.87%) HTML
7 75 (20.00%) CSS
8 61 (16.27%) jQuery
9 46 (12.27%) XML
10 39 (10.40%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 39 (10.40%) ASP.NET Web API
11 28 (7.47%) SOAP
12 27 (7.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 21 (5.60%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 16 (4.27%) Ajax
14 16 (4.27%) NHibernate
15 15 (4.00%) JSON
15 15 (4.00%) WinForms
16 14 (3.73%) CSS3
17 13 (3.47%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.53%) NHS
2 13 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (2.93%) User Experience
5 7 (1.87%) N-Tier
5 7 (1.87%) IVR
6 6 (1.60%) Open Source
6 6 (1.60%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.33%) iPhone
8 4 (1.07%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.80%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.80%) GIS
10 2 (0.53%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.53%) Wiki
10 2 (0.53%) Clustering
11 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.27%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.27%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.20%) Windows
2 13 (3.47%) Linux
3 9 (2.40%) Android
4 6 (1.60%) Windows Mobile
5 5 (1.33%) UNIX
6 3 (0.80%) AIX
7 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.27%) HPUX
8 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.27%) zOS
8 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (33.33%) MVC
3 56 (14.93%) Web Development
4 35 (9.33%) SOA
4 35 (9.33%) Dependency Injection
5 33 (8.80%) Automated Testing
6 32 (8.53%) TDD
7 28 (7.47%) CRM
8 27 (7.20%) Coaching
9 26 (6.93%) Software Engineering
10 21 (5.60%) Scrum
10 21 (5.60%) Mentoring
11 18 (4.80%) Unit Testing
12 17 (4.53%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (4.27%) Waterfall
14 15 (4.00%) OO
15 14 (3.73%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (3.73%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (2.93%) ETL
16 11 (2.93%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 255 (68.00%) C#
2 124 (33.07%) JavaScript
3 112 (29.87%) SQL
4 35 (9.33%) Java
5 27 (7.20%) VB.NET
6 24 (6.40%) T-SQL
7 13 (3.47%) PowerShell
8 12 (3.20%) VB
9 8 (2.13%) C++
9 8 (2.13%) VBA
9 8 (2.13%) Python
9 8 (2.13%) Ruby
10 7 (1.87%) VB6
11 1 (0.27%) R
11 1 (0.27%) NATURAL
11 1 (0.27%) XAML
11 1 (0.27%) UniBasic
11 1 (0.27%) Perl
11 1 (0.27%) PHP
11 1 (0.27%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (2.67%) ISEB
1 10 (2.67%) Degree
2 8 (2.13%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.33%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.80%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.27%) MCTS
6 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.40%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (1.60%) Active Directory
1 6 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.80%) Xen
Vendors
1 70 (18.67%) Microsoft
2 61 (16.27%) Oracle
3 9 (2.40%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.60%) Open Text
4 6 (1.60%) VMware
5 5 (1.33%) RedDot
5 5 (1.33%) Sencha
5 5 (1.33%) Appcelerator
5 5 (1.33%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.07%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.80%) Kofax
7 3 (0.80%) Google
8 2 (0.53%) Telerik
8 2 (0.53%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.53%) hybris
9 1 (0.27%) F5
9 1 (0.27%) Tableau
9 1 (0.27%) Twitter
9 1 (0.27%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.27%) Business Objects
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £410 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £280 - £320 per day + Negotiable on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £market rates per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £340 - £370 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Halifax
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Wakefield
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 22 days ago