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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 7 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 205 207 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.18% 12.46% 14.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.16% 40.99% 56.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 142 118
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £400 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
.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
567 505 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.93% 30.40% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 345 191
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 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £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 27 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 27 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 -3 148 £325 +1.56% 109
Bradford -14 20 £298 -20.66% 21
Halifax -5 6 £350 +12.00% 5
Huddersfield +1 1 - - 8
Pontefract - 1 - -
Wakefield - - - - 8
Wetherby - - - - 1
Otley - - - -
Keighley - - - -
Castleford - - - - 1
Dewsbury - - - -
.NET
Yorkshire

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 267 (67.77%) C#
2 211 (53.55%) ASP.NET
3 181 (45.94%) SQL Server
4 169 (42.89%) SQL
5 161 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
6 152 (38.58%) MVC
7 141 (35.79%) JavaScript
8 102 (25.89%) HTML
9 100 (25.38%) Web Services
10 91 (23.10%) CSS
10 91 (23.10%) Microsoft
11 87 (22.08%) WCF
12 82 (20.81%) ASP.NET MVC
13 80 (20.30%) jQuery
14 74 (18.78%) .NET Framework
15 65 (16.50%) XML
16 60 (15.23%) TDD
17 54 (13.71%) Finance
18 46 (11.68%) Windows
19 45 (11.42%) T-SQL
19 45 (11.42%) Team Foundation Server
20 43 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web API
21 41 (10.41%) CRM
22 39 (9.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 38 (9.64%) Oracle
24 37 (9.39%) Web Development
25 36 (9.14%) SQL Server 2008
25 36 (9.14%) Visual Studio
26 35 (8.88%) Java
26 35 (8.88%) OO

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 34 (8.63%) CMS
2 30 (7.61%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.81%) Umbraco
4 14 (3.55%) IIS
5 12 (3.05%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (2.28%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (1.78%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (1.78%) Node.js
8 6 (1.52%) Kentico
8 6 (1.52%) Apache
8 6 (1.52%) Oracle BPEL
9 5 (1.27%) EPiServer CMS
9 5 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.02%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.76%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.51%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.51%) ArcSDE
12 2 (0.51%) Oracle Spatial
12 2 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 33 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.78%) MS Office
3 4 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.76%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 30 (7.61%) 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 15 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.76%) Office 365
3 2 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.51%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.52%) CTI
2 5 (1.27%) HTTP
3 4 (1.02%) SSL
3 4 (1.02%) Intranet
4 3 (0.76%) LDAP
5 2 (0.51%) DHCP
5 2 (0.51%) FTP
5 2 (0.51%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.51%) DNS
5 2 (0.51%) Internet
5 2 (0.51%) IPsec
6 1 (0.25%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.25%) SSH
6 1 (0.25%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.25%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (45.94%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (7.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (4.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (3.05%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (2.28%) MySQL
8 7 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.52%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.27%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.02%) FileMaker
12 3 (0.76%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.51%) Oracle ODI
13 2 (0.51%) QlikView
13 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.51%) MS Access
14 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 45 (11.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (9.14%) Visual Studio
3 20 (5.08%) Selenium
4 19 (4.82%) NUnit
5 14 (3.55%) Rhino Mocks
6 11 (2.79%) Cucumber
7 8 (2.03%) SpecFlow
7 8 (2.03%) Git (software)
8 7 (1.78%) Subversion
9 6 (1.52%) Maven
9 6 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
9 6 (1.52%) WATIR
9 6 (1.52%) Sahi
10 3 (0.76%) JIRA
10 3 (0.76%) Axure RP
11 2 (0.51%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.51%) MSTest
11 2 (0.51%) JMeter
12 1 (0.25%) JUnit
12 1 (0.25%) LoadRunner
General
1 54 (13.71%) Finance
2 5 (1.27%) Law
2 5 (1.27%) Back Office
2 5 (1.27%) Marketing
3 4 (1.02%) Multimedia
3 4 (1.02%) Advertising
4 3 (0.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.76%) Banking
5 2 (0.51%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.25%) Retail
6 1 (0.25%) Billing
6 1 (0.25%) Games
6 1 (0.25%) Legal
6 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 287 (72.84%) Developer
2 164 (41.62%) .NET Developer
3 56 (14.21%) C# Developer
4 48 (12.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (8.38%) Analyst
6 32 (8.12%) SQL Developer
7 31 (7.87%) Web Developer
8 30 (7.61%) ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (6.35%) Senior Developer
10 24 (6.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 23 (5.84%) Architect
12 20 (5.08%) Test Analyst
13 17 (4.31%) .NET Web Developer
14 14 (3.55%) VB Developer
14 14 (3.55%) VB6 Developer
15 13 (3.30%) Tester
16 12 (3.05%) C# Web Developer
16 12 (3.05%) CRM Developer
17 11 (2.79%) Agile .NET Developer
17 11 (2.79%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (53.55%) ASP.NET
2 102 (25.89%) HTML
3 100 (25.38%) Web Services
4 91 (23.10%) CSS
5 87 (22.08%) WCF
6 82 (20.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 80 (20.30%) jQuery
8 74 (18.78%) .NET Framework
9 65 (16.50%) XML
10 43 (10.91%) ASP.NET Web API
11 39 (9.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 28 (7.11%) SOAP
13 23 (5.84%) JSON
14 20 (5.08%) NHibernate
14 20 (5.08%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 18 (4.57%) WPF
16 17 (4.31%) WinForms
17 15 (3.81%) Ajax
17 15 (3.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 14 (3.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.58%) NHS
2 14 (3.55%) Open Source
3 13 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.03%) N-Tier
5 6 (1.52%) Mobile App
5 6 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.27%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.27%) IVR
7 4 (1.02%) User Experience
7 4 (1.02%) Visualisation
8 3 (0.76%) GIS
8 3 (0.76%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.51%) W3C
9 2 (0.51%) Clustering
10 1 (0.25%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.25%) Social Media
10 1 (0.25%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.25%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 46 (11.68%) Windows
2 15 (3.81%) Android
3 10 (2.54%) Windows Mobile
4 8 (2.03%) Linux
4 8 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.52%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.76%) AIX
6 3 (0.76%) UNIX
7 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.25%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (40.86%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (38.58%) MVC
3 60 (15.23%) TDD
4 41 (10.41%) CRM
5 37 (9.39%) Web Development
6 35 (8.88%) OO
7 33 (8.38%) Scrum
8 27 (6.85%) Unit Testing
9 26 (6.60%) Software Engineering
9 26 (6.60%) SOA
10 22 (5.58%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (5.33%) Automated Testing
12 17 (4.31%) Dependency Injection
12 17 (4.31%) Mentoring
13 16 (4.06%) Coaching
13 16 (4.06%) Waterfall
14 14 (3.55%) Project Management
15 12 (3.05%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (3.05%) UML
15 12 (3.05%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 267 (67.77%) C#
2 169 (42.89%) SQL
3 141 (35.79%) JavaScript
4 45 (11.42%) T-SQL
5 35 (8.88%) Java
6 32 (8.12%) VB.NET
7 26 (6.60%) VB
8 20 (5.08%) VB6
9 15 (3.81%) Ruby
10 14 (3.55%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.28%) PL/SQL
11 9 (2.28%) VBA
12 8 (2.03%) C++
13 7 (1.78%) Python
14 5 (1.27%) XPath
15 3 (0.76%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 3 (0.76%) PHP
16 2 (0.51%) XAML
17 1 (0.25%) UniBasic
17 1 (0.25%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (3.55%) Security Cleared
2 9 (2.28%) ISEB
3 8 (2.03%) Degree
4 5 (1.27%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.02%) 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 18 (4.57%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.25%) COBIT
3 1 (0.25%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (1.27%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.51%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 91 (23.10%) Microsoft
2 38 (9.64%) Oracle
3 15 (3.81%) Xamarin
4 12 (3.05%) VMware
4 12 (3.05%) EPiServer
5 7 (1.78%) Sitecore
5 7 (1.78%) Cisco
6 5 (1.27%) SonicWALL
7 2 (0.51%) hybris
7 2 (0.51%) Google
7 2 (0.51%) OpenText
7 2 (0.51%) SAP
7 2 (0.51%) Avaya
8 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.25%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.25%) Kofax
8 1 (0.25%) Perforce
8 1 (0.25%) Temenos
8 1 (0.25%) HP
8 1 (0.25%) RedDot
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £325 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
OSM Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £290 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £325 per day + Negotiable on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 19 days ago
West Yorkshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 27 days ago