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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 12 8
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET 202 157 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.82% 9.84% 10.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.63% 36.68% 44.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 87 100
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -0.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £367 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £21.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+22.12% -6.14%
.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
463 428 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 27.09% 26.82% 24.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 252 200
Average daily rate £328 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.16% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £388 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 10
Average hourly rate £33.00 £21.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.48% +26.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

.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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +1 131 £325 +8.33% 90
Bradford +2 33 £400 +41.59% 13
Huddersfield -2 4 £325 +8.33% 13
Halifax -1 2 £425 +41.66% 3
Wakefield -8 2 £300 +9.09% 9
Wetherby - - - - 6
Ilkley - - - - 2
Castleford - - - - 5
Mirfield - - - -
Otley - - - - 1
Pontefract - - - -
.NET
Yorkshire

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 272 (71.39%) C#
2 234 (61.42%) ASP.NET
3 170 (44.62%) SQL Server
4 138 (36.22%) MVC
5 132 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
6 122 (32.02%) JavaScript
7 115 (30.18%) SQL
8 101 (26.51%) Web Services
9 95 (24.93%) .NET Framework
10 94 (24.67%) ASP.NET MVC
11 90 (23.62%) WCF
12 85 (22.31%) HTML
13 78 (20.47%) CSS
14 71 (18.64%) Microsoft
15 67 (17.59%) Oracle
16 62 (16.27%) jQuery
17 58 (15.22%) Web Development
18 56 (14.70%) SharePoint
19 46 (12.07%) Visual Studio
19 46 (12.07%) Finance
20 39 (10.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
21 38 (9.97%) ASP.NET Web API
21 38 (9.97%) XML
22 36 (9.45%) VB.NET
22 36 (9.45%) TDD
22 36 (9.45%) Dependency Injection
22 36 (9.45%) Team Foundation Server
23 34 (8.92%) CMS
23 34 (8.92%) Automated Testing
24 33 (8.66%) SQL Server 2008

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (14.70%) SharePoint
2 34 (8.92%) CMS
3 28 (7.35%) BizTalk Server
4 27 (7.09%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (2.36%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (2.10%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (1.84%) Kentico
8 4 (1.05%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (1.05%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.05%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.79%) Jetty
9 3 (0.79%) Oracle BPEL
9 3 (0.79%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.79%) IIS
9 3 (0.79%) nginx
10 2 (0.52%) EPiServer CMS
10 2 (0.52%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.52%) LiveLink
10 2 (0.52%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 20 (5.25%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.67%) MS Office
3 8 (2.10%) InfoPath
4 5 (1.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (3.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.79%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.52%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.26%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.79%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.79%) Google App Engine
2 3 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.52%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.52%) Office 365
4 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.15%) HTTP
1 12 (3.15%) Intranet
2 8 (2.10%) Internet
3 4 (1.05%) SSL
4 3 (0.79%) CTI
4 3 (0.79%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.79%) DNS
4 3 (0.79%) DHCP
4 3 (0.79%) FTP
4 3 (0.79%) IPsec
5 1 (0.26%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.26%) SSH
5 1 (0.26%) PuTTY
5 1 (0.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (44.62%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (3.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (3.94%) MySQL
5 12 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (2.89%) Oracle Database
7 10 (2.62%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.62%) NoSQL
7 10 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.10%) Oracle BI EE
8 8 (2.10%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.10%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.10%) Oracle ODI
9 7 (1.84%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (1.84%) RavenDB
10 4 (1.05%) EDRMS
10 4 (1.05%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 46 (12.07%) Visual Studio
2 36 (9.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (5.51%) Subversion
4 14 (3.67%) MSTest
5 10 (2.62%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.84%) Selenium
7 6 (1.57%) NUnit
7 6 (1.57%) SoapUI
8 5 (1.31%) LLBLGen Pro
8 5 (1.31%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 3 (0.79%) Maven
9 3 (0.79%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.52%) JIRA
10 2 (0.52%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.52%) Behat
11 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 1 (0.26%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
General
1 46 (12.07%) Finance
2 7 (1.84%) Multimedia
3 5 (1.31%) Law
3 5 (1.31%) Back Office
3 5 (1.31%) Banking
4 4 (1.05%) Marketing
5 3 (0.79%) Retail
5 3 (0.79%) Advertising
6 2 (0.52%) Publishing
6 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 289 (75.85%) Developer
2 172 (45.14%) .NET Developer
3 57 (14.96%) C# Developer
4 47 (12.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (8.66%) Web Developer
6 28 (7.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 28 (7.35%) SharePoint Developer
7 27 (7.09%) Architect
8 26 (6.82%) Analyst
8 26 (6.82%) Senior Developer
9 24 (6.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (5.51%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (4.20%) .NET Web Developer
12 15 (3.94%) Tester
13 14 (3.67%) Senior .NET Developer
14 13 (3.41%) Test Analyst
15 12 (3.15%) Software Developer
16 11 (2.89%) Software Engineer
16 11 (2.89%) SQL Developer
17 10 (2.62%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (61.42%) ASP.NET
2 101 (26.51%) Web Services
3 95 (24.93%) .NET Framework
4 94 (24.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 90 (23.62%) WCF
6 85 (22.31%) HTML
7 78 (20.47%) CSS
8 62 (16.27%) jQuery
9 39 (10.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 38 (9.97%) ASP.NET Web API
10 38 (9.97%) XML
11 27 (7.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 25 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 24 (6.30%) WinForms
14 22 (5.77%) SOAP
15 16 (4.20%) JSON
15 16 (4.20%) NHibernate
16 15 (3.94%) WPF
16 15 (3.94%) Ajax
17 13 (3.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.40%) NHS
2 27 (7.09%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.62%) User Experience
5 8 (2.10%) N-Tier
6 6 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.57%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.31%) IVR
7 5 (1.31%) iPhone
8 4 (1.05%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.79%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.79%) Open Source
9 3 (0.79%) Wiki
9 3 (0.79%) GIS
10 1 (0.26%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.26%) EPoS
10 1 (0.26%) RIA
10 1 (0.26%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.82%) Windows
2 14 (3.67%) Linux
3 8 (2.10%) Android
4 7 (1.84%) UNIX
5 6 (1.57%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (0.79%) AIX
7 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.26%) HPUX
8 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.26%) zOS
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (36.22%) MVC
2 132 (34.65%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (15.22%) Web Development
4 36 (9.45%) TDD
4 36 (9.45%) Dependency Injection
5 34 (8.92%) Automated Testing
6 30 (7.87%) SOA
7 29 (7.61%) Software Engineering
8 25 (6.56%) Coaching
9 22 (5.77%) CRM
9 22 (5.77%) Scrum
10 21 (5.51%) OO
11 18 (4.72%) Unit Testing
11 18 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (4.46%) Mentoring
13 16 (4.20%) Test Scripting
14 14 (3.67%) Workflow
14 14 (3.67%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (3.41%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (3.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 272 (71.39%) C#
2 122 (32.02%) JavaScript
3 115 (30.18%) SQL
4 36 (9.45%) VB.NET
5 31 (8.14%) Java
6 23 (6.04%) T-SQL
7 20 (5.25%) VB
8 17 (4.46%) PowerShell
9 13 (3.41%) VB6
10 6 (1.57%) VBA
10 6 (1.57%) C++
11 5 (1.31%) Python
11 5 (1.31%) Ruby
12 3 (0.79%) PHP
13 1 (0.26%) Perl
13 1 (0.26%) R
13 1 (0.26%) NATURAL
13 1 (0.26%) XAML
13 1 (0.26%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 9 (2.36%) ISEB
2 8 (2.10%) Degree
3 6 (1.57%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.31%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.26%) MCTS
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.62%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) COBIT
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 5 (1.31%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.79%) Xen
Vendors
1 71 (18.64%) Microsoft
2 67 (17.59%) Oracle
3 8 (2.10%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.57%) Xamarin
5 5 (1.31%) Sencha
5 5 (1.31%) Appcelerator
5 5 (1.31%) Open Text
5 5 (1.31%) RedDot
5 5 (1.31%) VMware
6 4 (1.05%) Kofax
6 4 (1.05%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.79%) Google
7 3 (0.79%) Telerik
8 2 (0.52%) Capita
8 2 (0.52%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.52%) hybris
8 2 (0.52%) Splunk
9 1 (0.26%) Tableau
9 1 (0.26%) Twitter
9 1 (0.26%) jBASE
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £market rates per day
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day 2 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £650 - 750 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £280 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
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Intapeople
Rate: £360 to £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 per day + negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bradford
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Huddersfield
Real Staffing
Rate: £330 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Halifax
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago