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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 229 179 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.82% 10.57% 10.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.71% 35.10% 39.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 105 82
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 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £388 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -68.67%
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
549 510 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 25.93% 30.12% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 331 213
Average daily rate £325 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 11
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -65.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £9.00 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £13.00 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

.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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -2 179 £325 +4.83% 88
Bradford +6 29 £325 -7.14% 16
Wakefield +4 5 £288 - 7
Huddersfield +3 3 £368 - 7
Halifax -6 2 £250 -19.35% 6
Dewsbury - 1 - -
.NET
Yorkshire

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 307 (68.83%) C#
2 231 (51.79%) SQL Server
3 216 (48.43%) SQL
4 214 (47.98%) Agile Software Development
5 213 (47.76%) MVC
6 211 (47.31%) ASP.NET
7 167 (37.44%) JavaScript
8 141 (31.61%) jQuery
9 126 (28.25%) Microsoft
10 117 (26.23%) HTML
11 115 (25.78%) CSS
12 109 (24.44%) WCF
13 100 (22.42%) .NET Framework
14 96 (21.52%) ASP.NET MVC
15 94 (21.08%) Web Services
16 85 (19.06%) TDD
17 81 (18.16%) ASP.NET Web API
18 79 (17.71%) Entity Framework
19 72 (16.14%) Finance
20 60 (13.45%) T-SQL
21 57 (12.78%) XML
22 55 (12.33%) OO
23 53 (11.88%) Visual Studio
24 51 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
25 50 (11.21%) JSON
26 49 (10.99%) Windows
27 45 (10.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 45 (10.09%) Selenium
27 45 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
28 44 (9.87%) Oracle

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 41 (9.19%) CMS
2 38 (8.52%) IIS
3 27 (6.05%) SharePoint
4 20 (4.48%) Umbraco
5 15 (3.36%) Apache
6 14 (3.14%) WebSphere
6 14 (3.14%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (2.91%) SAS
8 12 (2.69%) Jetty
8 12 (2.69%) nginx
8 12 (2.69%) Tomcat
9 9 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (1.35%) Node.js
10 6 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (1.12%) EPiServer CMS
11 5 (1.12%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (0.90%) Kentico
13 3 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.45%) Sitefinity
14 2 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 35 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.02%) MS Office
3 5 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.67%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.22%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 19 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) Aligne
2 2 (0.45%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (0.45%) Maximo
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.04%) Cloud Computing
2 16 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.69%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.69%) Google App Engine
3 12 (2.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (1.35%) Office 365
5 2 (0.45%) SaaS
6 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.36%) DNS
2 14 (3.14%) DHCP
3 12 (2.69%) FTP
3 12 (2.69%) HTTP
3 12 (2.69%) TCP/IP
3 12 (2.69%) SSL
3 12 (2.69%) IPsec
4 6 (1.35%) Intranet
5 5 (1.12%) Internet
6 4 (0.90%) Unified Communications
6 4 (0.90%) LDAP
7 3 (0.67%) Firewall
7 3 (0.67%) Converged Networks
8 2 (0.45%) Skype
9 1 (0.22%) SMTP
9 1 (0.22%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (51.79%) SQL Server
2 35 (7.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (6.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 21 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 20 (4.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 19 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
7 18 (4.04%) Relational Database
8 17 (3.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (3.14%) Oracle Database
10 8 (1.79%) Oracle OLAP
10 8 (1.79%) OLAP
11 7 (1.57%) Big Data
12 5 (1.12%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.90%) NoSQL
13 4 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.45%) MySQL
14 2 (0.45%) MS Access
14 2 (0.45%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.45%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
15 1 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 53 (11.88%) Visual Studio
2 51 (11.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 45 (10.09%) Selenium
4 39 (8.74%) NUnit
5 31 (6.95%) Rhino Mocks
6 18 (4.04%) SpecFlow
7 17 (3.81%) Cucumber
8 12 (2.69%) Jenkins
9 11 (2.47%) Git (software)
10 8 (1.79%) HP UFT
11 7 (1.57%) Maven
11 7 (1.57%) WATIR
11 7 (1.57%) Sahi
12 5 (1.12%) WebDriver
12 5 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
12 5 (1.12%) Axure RP
12 5 (1.12%) Subversion
12 5 (1.12%) Toad
13 3 (0.67%) ReSharper
13 3 (0.67%) TeamCity
General
1 72 (16.14%) Finance
2 9 (2.02%) Back Office
2 9 (2.02%) Marketing
3 5 (1.12%) Retail
4 3 (0.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.67%) Advertising
5 2 (0.45%) Banking
6 1 (0.22%) Billing
6 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 304 (68.16%) Developer
2 166 (37.22%) .NET Developer
3 60 (13.45%) C# Developer
4 49 (10.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (9.19%) Web Developer
6 40 (8.97%) Applications Developer
7 33 (7.40%) SQL Developer
8 29 (6.50%) Analyst
9 28 (6.28%) Architect
10 27 (6.05%) Software Developer
11 21 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (4.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 16 (3.59%) Senior Developer
14 15 (3.36%) Test Analyst
14 15 (3.36%) Web Applications Developer
15 14 (3.14%) VB6 Developer
15 14 (3.14%) .NET Applications Developer
15 14 (3.14%) VB Developer
16 12 (2.69%) Tester
16 12 (2.69%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (47.31%) ASP.NET
2 141 (31.61%) jQuery
3 117 (26.23%) HTML
4 115 (25.78%) CSS
5 109 (24.44%) WCF
6 100 (22.42%) .NET Framework
7 96 (21.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 94 (21.08%) Web Services
9 81 (18.16%) ASP.NET Web API
10 79 (17.71%) Entity Framework
11 57 (12.78%) XML
12 50 (11.21%) JSON
13 45 (10.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 43 (9.64%) NHibernate
15 33 (7.40%) AngularJS
16 23 (5.16%) KnockoutJS
17 22 (4.93%) WinForms
18 19 (4.26%) HTML5
19 15 (3.36%) REST
19 15 (3.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.93%) N-Tier
2 14 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (2.69%) NHS
4 6 (1.35%) Visualisation
5 5 (1.12%) Data Centre
6 4 (0.90%) User Experience
6 4 (0.90%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.67%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.67%) Replication
8 2 (0.45%) PKI
8 2 (0.45%) W3C
8 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.45%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.22%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.22%) New Media
9 1 (0.22%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.22%) iPhone
9 1 (0.22%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 49 (10.99%) Windows
2 22 (4.93%) Linux
3 12 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (2.24%) Android
4 10 (2.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.57%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.57%) Windows Mobile
6 5 (1.12%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.90%) UNIX
7 4 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (47.98%) Agile Software Development
2 213 (47.76%) MVC
3 85 (19.06%) TDD
4 55 (12.33%) OO
5 45 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
6 44 (9.87%) Scrum
7 31 (6.95%) Software Engineering
8 29 (6.50%) Unit Testing
9 28 (6.28%) E-Commerce
10 26 (5.83%) CRM
10 26 (5.83%) SOA
10 26 (5.83%) Automated Testing
11 21 (4.71%) ITIL
11 21 (4.71%) BDD
11 21 (4.71%) SDLC
12 19 (4.26%) DevOps
12 19 (4.26%) Open Source
13 18 (4.04%) Business Intelligence
13 18 (4.04%) Web Development
13 18 (4.04%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 307 (68.83%) C#
2 216 (48.43%) SQL
3 167 (37.44%) JavaScript
4 60 (13.45%) T-SQL
5 43 (9.64%) VB.NET
6 42 (9.42%) Java
7 27 (6.05%) VB
8 24 (5.38%) PowerShell
9 21 (4.71%) PL/SQL
9 21 (4.71%) VB6
10 16 (3.59%) Ruby
11 7 (1.57%) VBA
11 7 (1.57%) PHP
12 6 (1.35%) Python
13 5 (1.12%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 5 (1.12%) C++
14 3 (0.67%) XPath
15 2 (0.45%) C
16 1 (0.22%) Perl
16 1 (0.22%) X++
Qualifications
1 13 (2.91%) Security Cleared
2 8 (1.79%) ISEB
3 7 (1.57%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.12%) Degree
5 4 (0.90%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.22%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.04%) QA
2 2 (0.45%) SLA
2 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.22%) HL7
System Software
1 19 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (2.69%) Xen
3 4 (0.90%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.67%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.45%) UAG
5 2 (0.45%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (2.24%) Puppet
1 10 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.12%) SCCM
3 2 (0.45%) SCOM
3 2 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.22%) StatsD
4 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 126 (28.25%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.87%) Oracle
3 27 (6.05%) VMware
4 20 (4.48%) Sitecore
5 17 (3.81%) EPiServer
6 12 (2.69%) Google
7 9 (2.02%) Cisco
8 7 (1.57%) Xamarin
9 6 (1.35%) SonicWALL
10 2 (0.45%) Telerik
10 2 (0.45%) Avaya
10 2 (0.45%) IBM
10 2 (0.45%) SAP
11 1 (0.22%) Adobe
11 1 (0.22%) HP
11 1 (0.22%) Citrix
11 1 (0.22%) Kofax
11 1 (0.22%) Perforce
11 1 (0.22%) Teradata
11 1 (0.22%) KANA
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £280.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate - 3 - 6 Months initially
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £competitive day rate
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £280.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £280 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Integrity IT Solutions
Rate: Unspecified Salary is competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Wakefield
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £315 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago