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 25 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
25 Nov 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 203 163 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 11.46% 10.30% 11.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.47% 37.73% 44.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 89 110
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 £450 £364 £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 £36.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.69%
.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
467 432 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 26.37% 27.29% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 253 221
Average daily rate £329 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £388 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 11
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 25 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 25 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 -1 130 £325 +8.33% 89
Bradford +1 36 £375 +32.74% 11
Huddersfield -3 4 £325 +8.33% 15
Halifax -4 2 £425 +41.66% 3
Wakefield -9 2 £300 +9.09% 10
Wetherby - - - - 5
Ilkley - - - - 2
Castleford - - - - 5
Mirfield - - - -
Otley - - - - 3
Pontefract - - - -
.NET
Yorkshire

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 (71.02%) C#
2 234 (61.10%) ASP.NET
3 169 (44.13%) SQL Server
4 138 (36.03%) MVC
5 134 (34.99%) Agile Software Development
6 122 (31.85%) JavaScript
7 114 (29.77%) SQL
8 101 (26.37%) Web Services
9 94 (24.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 93 (24.28%) .NET Framework
11 89 (23.24%) WCF
12 85 (22.19%) HTML
13 78 (20.37%) CSS
14 71 (18.54%) Microsoft
15 66 (17.23%) Oracle
16 62 (16.19%) jQuery
17 57 (14.88%) Web Development
18 56 (14.62%) SharePoint
19 47 (12.27%) Visual Studio
20 46 (12.01%) Finance
21 39 (10.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
22 38 (9.92%) ASP.NET Web API
22 38 (9.92%) XML
23 37 (9.66%) Team Foundation Server
24 36 (9.40%) Dependency Injection
25 35 (9.14%) VB.NET
25 35 (9.14%) TDD
26 34 (8.88%) CMS
26 34 (8.88%) Automated Testing
27 33 (8.62%) Java

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (14.62%) SharePoint
2 34 (8.88%) CMS
3 28 (7.31%) BizTalk Server
4 27 (7.05%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (2.09%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (1.83%) Kentico
8 4 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (1.04%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.04%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.04%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.78%) IIS
9 3 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (0.78%) nginx
9 3 (0.78%) Jetty
9 3 (0.78%) Oracle BPEL
10 2 (0.52%) Oracle Spatial
10 2 (0.52%) EPiServer CMS
10 2 (0.52%) ArcSDE
10 2 (0.52%) LiveLink
Applications
1 21 (5.48%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.66%) MS Office
3 8 (2.09%) InfoPath
4 5 (1.31%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.52%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.26%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.78%) Google App Engine
2 3 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.52%) Office 365
3 2 (0.52%) Amazon S3
3 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.13%) Intranet
1 12 (3.13%) HTTP
2 8 (2.09%) Internet
3 4 (1.04%) SSL
4 3 (0.78%) CTI
4 3 (0.78%) DNS
4 3 (0.78%) DHCP
4 3 (0.78%) FTP
4 3 (0.78%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.78%) IPsec
5 1 (0.26%) Firewall
5 1 (0.26%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.26%) SSH
5 1 (0.26%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (44.13%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (4.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 15 (3.92%) MySQL
5 13 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 11 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (2.87%) Oracle Database
8 10 (2.61%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (2.35%) NoSQL
10 8 (2.09%) MongoDB
10 8 (2.09%) Oracle ODI
10 8 (2.09%) Oracle BI EE
10 8 (2.09%) RDBMS
11 7 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (1.83%) RavenDB
12 4 (1.04%) QlikView
12 4 (1.04%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 47 (12.27%) Visual Studio
2 37 (9.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (5.48%) Subversion
4 14 (3.66%) MSTest
5 10 (2.61%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.83%) Selenium
7 6 (1.57%) SoapUI
7 6 (1.57%) NUnit
8 5 (1.31%) LLBLGen Pro
8 5 (1.31%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 3 (0.78%) Maven
9 3 (0.78%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.52%) JIRA
10 2 (0.52%) CruiseControl
11 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
11 1 (0.26%) Dreamweaver
11 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.26%) Behat
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 46 (12.01%) Finance
2 7 (1.83%) Multimedia
2 7 (1.83%) Law
3 5 (1.31%) Banking
3 5 (1.31%) Back Office
4 4 (1.04%) Marketing
5 3 (0.78%) Retail
5 3 (0.78%) Advertising
6 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.52%) Publishing
7 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 288 (75.20%) Developer
2 170 (44.39%) .NET Developer
3 55 (14.36%) C# Developer
4 45 (11.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (8.62%) Web Developer
6 31 (8.09%) Architect
7 28 (7.31%) SharePoint Developer
7 28 (7.31%) ASP.NET Developer
8 26 (6.79%) Analyst
8 26 (6.79%) Senior Developer
9 24 (6.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (4.18%) .NET Web Developer
12 14 (3.66%) Senior .NET Developer
13 13 (3.39%) Test Analyst
13 13 (3.39%) Tester
14 12 (3.13%) Software Developer
14 12 (3.13%) SQL Developer
15 10 (2.61%) C# Web Developer
15 10 (2.61%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (61.10%) ASP.NET
2 101 (26.37%) Web Services
3 94 (24.54%) ASP.NET MVC
4 93 (24.28%) .NET Framework
5 89 (23.24%) WCF
6 85 (22.19%) HTML
7 78 (20.37%) CSS
8 62 (16.19%) jQuery
9 39 (10.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 38 (9.92%) ASP.NET Web API
10 38 (9.92%) XML
11 26 (6.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 24 (6.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 22 (5.74%) SOAP
13 22 (5.74%) WinForms
14 16 (4.18%) JSON
14 16 (4.18%) NHibernate
15 15 (3.92%) Ajax
15 15 (3.92%) WPF
16 13 (3.39%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.36%) NHS
2 26 (6.79%) Enterprise Software
3 13 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.61%) User Experience
5 8 (2.09%) N-Tier
6 7 (1.83%) Open Source
7 6 (1.57%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.57%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.31%) IVR
8 5 (1.31%) iPhone
9 4 (1.04%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.78%) GIS
10 3 (0.78%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.78%) Wiki
11 1 (0.26%) EPoS
11 1 (0.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.26%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.26%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.26%) PKI
11 1 (0.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.79%) Windows
2 14 (3.66%) Linux
3 8 (2.09%) Android
4 6 (1.57%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (1.57%) UNIX
5 3 (0.78%) AIX
6 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.26%) zOS
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.26%) HPUX
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (36.03%) MVC
2 134 (34.99%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (14.88%) Web Development
4 36 (9.40%) Dependency Injection
5 35 (9.14%) TDD
6 34 (8.88%) Automated Testing
7 30 (7.83%) SOA
8 28 (7.31%) Software Engineering
9 25 (6.53%) Coaching
10 22 (5.74%) CRM
10 22 (5.74%) Scrum
11 21 (5.48%) OO
12 19 (4.96%) Mentoring
13 18 (4.70%) Unit Testing
13 18 (4.70%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (3.92%) Test Scripting
15 14 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (3.66%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (3.66%) Workflow
16 13 (3.39%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 272 (71.02%) C#
2 122 (31.85%) JavaScript
3 114 (29.77%) SQL
4 35 (9.14%) VB.NET
5 33 (8.62%) Java
6 23 (6.01%) T-SQL
7 18 (4.70%) VB
8 17 (4.44%) PowerShell
9 12 (3.13%) VB6
10 9 (2.35%) C++
11 8 (2.09%) Ruby
11 8 (2.09%) Python
12 7 (1.83%) VBA
13 2 (0.52%) PHP
14 1 (0.26%) NATURAL
14 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.26%) Perl
14 1 (0.26%) UniBasic
14 1 (0.26%) XAML
14 1 (0.26%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (2.35%) ISEB
2 8 (2.09%) Degree
3 7 (1.83%) 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 9 (2.35%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (1.31%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.78%) Xen
Vendors
1 71 (18.54%) Microsoft
2 66 (17.23%) Oracle
3 8 (2.09%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.57%) Xamarin
5 5 (1.31%) Open Text
5 5 (1.31%) VMware
5 5 (1.31%) RedDot
5 5 (1.31%) Sencha
5 5 (1.31%) Appcelerator
6 4 (1.04%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.04%) Kofax
7 3 (0.78%) Telerik
7 3 (0.78%) Google
8 2 (0.52%) hybris
8 2 (0.52%) Capita
8 2 (0.52%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.26%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.26%) Informatica
9 1 (0.26%) Epicor
9 1 (0.26%) HP
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 per day + negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £market rates per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day 2 Months initially
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £650 - £750 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £280.00 - £300.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £280 per day + Negotiable on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £market rates per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 per day + negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 13 days ago