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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 10 10
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 229 183 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 10.10% 10.94% 11.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.09% 38.28% 40.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 110 94
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £389 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 8
Average hourly rate £37.04 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
.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
692 478 434
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.52% 28.59% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 467 305 262
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 £288 £193 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £29.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.59% -34.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.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 28 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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 -8 163 £350 +7.69% 69
Bradford +5 52 £350 +7.69% 12
Huddersfield 0 3 £335 +31.37% 3
Wakefield - 3 £313 - 1
Halifax -3 1 - - 4
.NET
Yorkshire

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 315 (66.18%) C#
2 249 (52.31%) SQL Server
3 228 (47.90%) ASP.NET
4 215 (45.17%) SQL
4 215 (45.17%) Agile Software Development
5 209 (43.91%) MVC
6 169 (35.50%) JavaScript
7 146 (30.67%) jQuery
8 124 (26.05%) Microsoft
9 115 (24.16%) CSS
10 109 (22.90%) HTML
11 99 (20.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 91 (19.12%) WCF
13 86 (18.07%) ASP.NET Web API
14 79 (16.60%) Web Services
15 78 (16.39%) .NET Framework
16 75 (15.76%) T-SQL
17 72 (15.13%) Finance
18 66 (13.87%) TDD
19 63 (13.24%) Visual Studio
20 62 (13.03%) Entity Framework
21 58 (12.18%) Java
22 54 (11.34%) XML
23 52 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
24 50 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
24 50 (10.50%) CMS
25 48 (10.08%) AngularJS
26 47 (9.87%) E-Commerce
27 45 (9.45%) Oracle
27 45 (9.45%) MS Excel

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 50 (10.50%) CMS
2 39 (8.19%) IIS
3 30 (6.30%) SharePoint
4 18 (3.78%) WebSphere
5 17 (3.57%) Umbraco
5 17 (3.57%) Apache
6 16 (3.36%) Tomcat
6 16 (3.36%) Jetty
6 16 (3.36%) nginx
7 14 (2.94%) SAS
8 13 (2.73%) Sitecore CMS
9 11 (2.31%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (1.47%) Node.js
12 6 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.84%) EPiServer CMS
14 4 (0.84%) Apache Solr
15 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
15 2 (0.42%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 45 (9.45%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.89%) MS Office
3 5 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.21%) FastStats
5 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 27 (5.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.05%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.42%) Maximo
3 2 (0.42%) Aligne
4 1 (0.21%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.25%) Cloud Computing
2 23 (4.83%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.15%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (3.15%) Google App Engine
3 15 (3.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (1.89%) Office 365
5 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.63%) IaaS
7 2 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.20%) HTTP
2 18 (3.78%) DNS
3 17 (3.57%) DHCP
4 16 (3.36%) TCP/IP
4 16 (3.36%) Internet
5 15 (3.15%) SSL
5 15 (3.15%) FTP
5 15 (3.15%) IPsec
6 8 (1.68%) Intranet
7 4 (0.84%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.63%) Converged Networks
8 3 (0.63%) Firewall
9 2 (0.42%) SAN
9 2 (0.42%) LDAP
10 1 (0.21%) LAN
10 1 (0.21%) VoIP
10 1 (0.21%) WAN
10 1 (0.21%) SMTP
10 1 (0.21%) VPN
10 1 (0.21%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (52.31%) SQL Server
2 42 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 35 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (6.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (5.25%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 14 (2.94%) Oracle Database
7 14 (2.94%) Relational Database
8 13 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (2.31%) Big Data
10 9 (1.89%) OLAP
11 8 (1.68%) Oracle OLAP
12 7 (1.47%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.47%) NoSQL
13 5 (1.05%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
14 4 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
15 3 (0.63%) MS Access
15 3 (0.63%) RDBMS
16 2 (0.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 63 (13.24%) Visual Studio
2 52 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (5.67%) Selenium
4 25 (5.25%) NUnit
5 19 (3.99%) Rhino Mocks
6 16 (3.36%) Jenkins
7 12 (2.52%) SpecFlow
7 12 (2.52%) Git (software)
7 12 (2.52%) JMeter
8 9 (1.89%) Subversion
9 7 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (1.26%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.26%) Toad
11 5 (1.05%) ReSharper
11 5 (1.05%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.05%) Axure RP
12 3 (0.63%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.63%) Maven
13 2 (0.42%) HP UFT
13 2 (0.42%) SoapUI
General
1 72 (15.13%) Finance
2 16 (3.36%) Marketing
3 9 (1.89%) Publishing
4 6 (1.26%) Retail
4 6 (1.26%) Back Office
5 3 (0.63%) Banking
6 2 (0.42%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.21%) Advertising
7 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 308 (64.71%) Developer
2 143 (30.04%) .NET Developer
3 49 (10.29%) C# Developer
4 43 (9.03%) Analyst
5 41 (8.61%) Web Developer
6 40 (8.40%) Applications Developer
7 36 (7.56%) Architect
8 34 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 34 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 30 (6.30%) Test Analyst
10 26 (5.46%) Senior Developer
11 16 (3.36%) SQL Developer
11 16 (3.36%) CRM Developer
12 15 (3.15%) Technical Architect
12 15 (3.15%) Web Applications Developer
13 13 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM Developer
14 12 (2.52%) .NET Applications Developer
15 11 (2.31%) DBA
15 11 (2.31%) ASP.NET Developer
16 10 (2.10%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (47.90%) ASP.NET
2 146 (30.67%) jQuery
3 115 (24.16%) CSS
4 109 (22.90%) HTML
5 99 (20.80%) ASP.NET MVC
6 91 (19.12%) WCF
7 86 (18.07%) ASP.NET Web API
8 79 (16.60%) Web Services
9 78 (16.39%) .NET Framework
10 62 (13.03%) Entity Framework
11 54 (11.34%) XML
12 48 (10.08%) AngularJS
13 39 (8.19%) JSON
14 35 (7.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 31 (6.51%) KnockoutJS
16 30 (6.30%) NHibernate
17 27 (5.67%) HTML5
18 21 (4.41%) WinForms
19 20 (4.20%) J2EE
20 17 (3.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.51%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.83%) N-Tier
3 11 (2.31%) NHS
4 9 (1.89%) Visualisation
5 6 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (1.05%) User Experience
6 5 (1.05%) Data Centre
7 4 (0.84%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.63%) Replication
9 2 (0.42%) PKI
9 2 (0.42%) Social Media
9 2 (0.42%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.21%) New Media
10 1 (0.21%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.21%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.21%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.21%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.21%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.21%) iPhone
10 1 (0.21%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (8.61%) Linux
2 33 (6.93%) Windows
3 21 (4.41%) UNIX
4 16 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.26%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.63%) Android
9 2 (0.42%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.42%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (45.17%) Agile Software Development
2 209 (43.91%) MVC
3 66 (13.87%) TDD
4 50 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (9.87%) E-Commerce
6 42 (8.82%) Scrum
7 37 (7.77%) SOA
8 36 (7.56%) OO
9 33 (6.93%) CRM
10 32 (6.72%) DevOps
11 30 (6.30%) Analytics
12 28 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
12 28 (5.88%) Software Engineering
12 28 (5.88%) Unit Testing
13 22 (4.62%) User Acceptance Testing
13 22 (4.62%) ITIL
14 21 (4.41%) Automated Testing
15 20 (4.20%) Continuous Delivery
16 18 (3.78%) Configuration Management
17 17 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 315 (66.18%) C#
2 215 (45.17%) SQL
3 169 (35.50%) JavaScript
4 75 (15.76%) T-SQL
5 58 (12.18%) Java
6 41 (8.61%) VB.NET
7 27 (5.67%) VB
8 22 (4.62%) Python
9 19 (3.99%) PL/SQL
9 19 (3.99%) PowerShell
10 17 (3.57%) Ruby
11 15 (3.15%) VB6
12 12 (2.52%) C++
13 10 (2.10%) PHP
14 8 (1.68%) VBA
15 5 (1.05%) FoxPro (VFP)
16 4 (0.84%) FQL
16 4 (0.84%) R
17 3 (0.63%) C
18 2 (0.42%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 10 (2.10%) Security Cleared
2 9 (1.89%) ISEB
2 9 (1.89%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.05%) Degree
4 4 (0.84%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
5 2 (0.42%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.57%) QA
2 4 (0.84%) SLA
3 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.21%) HL7
4 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (3.15%) Xen
3 5 (1.05%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.63%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.42%) UAG
5 2 (0.42%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.10%) Puppet
3 5 (1.05%) SCCM
4 4 (0.84%) StatsD
5 2 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.42%) SCOM
6 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.21%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 124 (26.05%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.45%) Oracle
3 43 (9.03%) VMware
4 34 (7.14%) Sitecore
5 17 (3.57%) EPiServer
6 15 (3.15%) Google
7 8 (1.68%) Cisco
8 4 (0.84%) Citrix
8 4 (0.84%) Teradata
8 4 (0.84%) Tableau
8 4 (0.84%) Apigee
8 4 (0.84%) Mashery
9 3 (0.63%) SonicWALL
10 2 (0.42%) Avaya
10 2 (0.42%) IBM
10 2 (0.42%) SAP
10 2 (0.42%) HP
11 1 (0.21%) Twitter
11 1 (0.21%) Nintex
11 1 (0.21%) ProCurve
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £480.00 - £510.00 per day
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Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
JM
Rate: £480 - £510 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Pudsey
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £510 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £315 - £340 per day + flexible
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, please indicate expectations
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Incite Insight
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago