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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 12 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 195 157 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.79% 10.59% 11.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.84% 38.67% 39.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 95 128
Average daily rate
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£325 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £400 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +81.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
.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
502 406 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.35% 27.40% 29.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 259 296
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 8
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +143.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

.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 22 September 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 22 September 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
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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 +5 129 £325 +4.00% 108
Bradford -2 29 £325 -5.10% 19
Halifax -12 5 - - 1
Huddersfield -2 4 £255 -17.74% 6
Ilkley - 1 £265 - 3
Castleford - - - - 2
Otley - - - - 2
Wakefield - - - - 7
Wetherby - - - - 4
.NET
Yorkshire

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 262 (72.18%) C#
2 204 (56.20%) ASP.NET
3 167 (46.01%) SQL Server
4 143 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
5 125 (34.44%) MVC
6 109 (30.03%) SQL
7 96 (26.45%) JavaScript
8 91 (25.07%) WCF
9 90 (24.79%) Web Services
10 83 (22.87%) .NET Framework
11 77 (21.21%) HTML
12 75 (20.66%) CSS
13 71 (19.56%) Microsoft
14 69 (19.01%) ASP.NET MVC
15 68 (18.73%) VB.NET
16 63 (17.36%) Visual Studio
17 62 (17.08%) Oracle
18 56 (15.43%) SharePoint
19 54 (14.88%) WinForms
20 52 (14.33%) Finance
21 46 (12.67%) jQuery
22 42 (11.57%) Web Development
22 42 (11.57%) XML
23 40 (11.02%) Windows
24 39 (10.74%) Team Foundation Server
25 34 (9.37%) Java
26 33 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
27 32 (8.82%) VB
27 32 (8.82%) Software Engineering
27 32 (8.82%) CMS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 56 (15.43%) SharePoint
2 32 (8.82%) CMS
3 31 (8.54%) BizTalk Server
3 31 (8.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (2.48%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (1.93%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (1.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.10%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.10%) Kentico
8 3 (0.83%) nginx
8 3 (0.83%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.83%) Jetty
8 3 (0.83%) IIS
8 3 (0.83%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.55%) LiveLink
9 2 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.28%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 20 (5.51%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.03%) InfoPath
3 8 (2.20%) MS Office
4 3 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.48%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.83%) Google App Engine
2 3 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.55%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (0.55%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.13%) Intranet
2 10 (2.75%) Internet
3 9 (2.48%) HTTP
4 7 (1.93%) FTP
5 3 (0.83%) IPsec
5 3 (0.83%) DHCP
5 3 (0.83%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.83%) DNS
5 3 (0.83%) SSL
6 1 (0.28%) Firewall
6 1 (0.28%) Wireless
6 1 (0.28%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (46.01%) SQL Server
2 26 (7.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (5.23%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.20%) MySQL
6 8 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.93%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.93%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.65%) EDRMS
8 6 (1.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (1.38%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.38%) Oracle ODI
10 4 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (1.10%) RavenDB
10 4 (1.10%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.10%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 63 (17.36%) Visual Studio
2 39 (10.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (4.13%) Subversion
4 12 (3.31%) MSTest
5 10 (2.75%) Selenium
6 7 (1.93%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.38%) SoapUI
7 5 (1.38%) NUnit
8 4 (1.10%) LLBLGen Pro
8 4 (1.10%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (1.10%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.83%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.83%) Behat
9 3 (0.83%) Maven
10 2 (0.55%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.55%) JUnit
10 2 (0.55%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 1 (0.28%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.28%) ProC
General
1 52 (14.33%) Finance
2 6 (1.65%) Back Office
2 6 (1.65%) Retail
3 5 (1.38%) Marketing
3 5 (1.38%) Advertising
4 4 (1.10%) Law
4 4 (1.10%) Legal
5 3 (0.83%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.83%) Multimedia
5 3 (0.83%) Banking
6 2 (0.55%) Local Government
6 2 (0.55%) Publishing
7 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 272 (74.93%) Developer
2 170 (46.83%) .NET Developer
3 52 (14.33%) C# Developer
4 42 (11.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (8.26%) SharePoint Developer
6 27 (7.44%) VB.NET Developer
7 24 (6.61%) Senior Developer
8 23 (6.34%) Web Developer
9 20 (5.51%) ASP.NET Developer
10 19 (5.23%) Tester
11 18 (4.96%) Analyst
11 18 (4.96%) WinForms Developer
12 17 (4.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 16 (4.41%) VB Developer
14 15 (4.13%) Solutions Architect
14 15 (4.13%) Software Engineer
14 15 (4.13%) Architect
15 14 (3.86%) VB6 Developer
16 13 (3.58%) .NET Web Developer
17 12 (3.31%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (56.20%) ASP.NET
2 91 (25.07%) WCF
3 90 (24.79%) Web Services
4 83 (22.87%) .NET Framework
5 77 (21.21%) HTML
6 75 (20.66%) CSS
7 69 (19.01%) ASP.NET MVC
8 54 (14.88%) WinForms
9 46 (12.67%) jQuery
10 42 (11.57%) XML
11 28 (7.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 25 (6.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 23 (6.34%) ASP.NET Web API
14 22 (6.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 19 (5.23%) HTML5
16 17 (4.68%) SOAP
17 14 (3.86%) WF
18 13 (3.58%) NHibernate
19 12 (3.31%) Ajax
19 12 (3.31%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 17 (4.68%) NHS
3 13 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.03%) N-Tier
5 8 (2.20%) User Experience
6 7 (1.93%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.65%) iPhone
7 6 (1.65%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.55%) Wiki
8 2 (0.55%) Open Source
8 2 (0.55%) IVR
9 1 (0.28%) Cryptography
9 1 (0.28%) PKI
9 1 (0.28%) Animation
9 1 (0.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.28%) EPoS
9 1 (0.28%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.28%) Handset
9 1 (0.28%) Social Media
9 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 40 (11.02%) Windows
2 14 (3.86%) Linux
3 8 (2.20%) Android
4 6 (1.65%) UNIX
4 6 (1.65%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (1.65%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.28%) zOS
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.28%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (34.44%) MVC
3 42 (11.57%) Web Development
4 32 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 31 (8.54%) Scrum
6 30 (8.26%) TDD
7 25 (6.89%) OO
8 23 (6.34%) SOA
9 21 (5.79%) Automated Testing
10 20 (5.51%) Dependency Injection
11 18 (4.96%) BDD
11 18 (4.96%) Unit Testing
11 18 (4.96%) Workflow
12 17 (4.68%) Test Scripting
13 15 (4.13%) Mentoring
14 14 (3.86%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (3.31%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (3.31%) Coaching
15 12 (3.31%) User Stories
16 11 (3.03%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 262 (72.18%) C#
2 109 (30.03%) SQL
3 96 (26.45%) JavaScript
4 68 (18.73%) VB.NET
5 34 (9.37%) Java
6 32 (8.82%) VB
7 23 (6.34%) VB6
8 21 (5.79%) PowerShell
9 14 (3.86%) T-SQL
10 11 (3.03%) PHP
11 10 (2.75%) C++
12 7 (1.93%) PL/SQL
13 6 (1.65%) Ruby
14 4 (1.10%) VBA
15 3 (0.83%) Python
15 3 (0.83%) C
16 2 (0.55%) Delphi
17 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.28%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (2.20%) ISEB
2 4 (1.10%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.10%) ISTQB
2 4 (1.10%) Degree
3 2 (0.55%) PMP
3 2 (0.55%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.41%) QA
2 2 (0.55%) SLA
2 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.28%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (0.83%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.83%) Xen
1 3 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 71 (19.56%) Microsoft
2 62 (17.08%) Oracle
3 10 (2.75%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.65%) Kofax
5 4 (1.10%) Open Text
5 4 (1.10%) RedDot
5 4 (1.10%) Sencha
5 4 (1.10%) Appcelerator
5 4 (1.10%) EPiServer
6 3 (0.83%) Xamarin
6 3 (0.83%) SAP
6 3 (0.83%) Google
6 3 (0.83%) VMware
6 3 (0.83%) Telerik
7 2 (0.55%) Capita
7 2 (0.55%) Sybase
7 2 (0.55%) JD Edwards
7 2 (0.55%) Splunk
8 1 (0.28%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.28%) Business Objects
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £1 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £255.00 - £355.00 per day + Negotiable upon skills
Posted: 11 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £301 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £295 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: up to £350 a day
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £275 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago