The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the York region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 3 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET 40 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 28.37% 13.70% 17.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 62.50% 38.46% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 3 10
Average daily rate £290 £205 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.46% -41.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £201 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £261 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
- +20.02%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
64 26 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 45.39% 35.62% 48.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 9 21
Average daily rate £300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £354 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET
North Yorkshire

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in York

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the York region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in York

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in York

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the York region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in York

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the York region.

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in York

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 63 (69.23%) C#
2 53 (58.24%) SQL Server
3 52 (57.14%) ASP.NET
4 40 (43.96%) SQL
5 37 (40.66%) Visual Studio
6 31 (34.07%) Microsoft
7 30 (32.97%) MVC
8 29 (31.87%) JavaScript
8 29 (31.87%) WCF
9 25 (27.47%) Silverlight
10 23 (25.27%) WPF
11 21 (23.08%) VB.NET
12 20 (21.98%) CSS
13 19 (20.88%) HTML
14 18 (19.78%) VB
14 18 (19.78%) XAML
14 18 (19.78%) jQuery
14 18 (19.78%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (19.78%) Software Engineering
15 17 (18.68%) VB6
16 16 (17.58%) T-SQL
16 16 (17.58%) SQL Server 2008
17 15 (16.48%) Java
18 12 (13.19%) Oracle
18 12 (13.19%) OO
18 12 (13.19%) Scrum
19 11 (12.09%) SharePoint
20 10 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
20 10 (10.99%) .NET Framework
20 10 (10.99%) Web Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 11 (12.09%) SharePoint
2 8 (8.79%) CMS
3 7 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (5.49%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.10%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.10%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.69%) Tridion
2 3 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.49%) HTTP
2 1 (1.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (58.24%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.20%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.20%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.10%) MySQL
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 37 (40.66%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.59%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.30%) NUnit
4 2 (2.20%) Subversion
4 2 (2.20%) Maven
4 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.20%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (2.20%) Hudson
5 1 (1.10%) Jasmine
General
1 3 (3.30%) Marketing
2 1 (1.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 81 (89.01%) Developer
2 56 (61.54%) .NET Developer
3 17 (18.68%) C# Developer
4 11 (12.09%) VB Developer
4 11 (12.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (12.09%) VB6 Developer
5 8 (8.79%) Software Developer
6 7 (7.69%) Programmer
6 7 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (4.40%) Analyst
7 4 (4.40%) SQL Developer
7 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (4.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.30%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (3.30%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.30%) Tester
8 3 (3.30%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (2.20%) Test Analyst
9 2 (2.20%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 29 (31.87%) WCF
3 25 (27.47%) Silverlight
4 23 (25.27%) WPF
5 20 (21.98%) CSS
6 19 (20.88%) HTML
7 18 (19.78%) jQuery
7 18 (19.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (10.99%) .NET Framework
8 10 (10.99%) Web Services
9 9 (9.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (7.69%) XML
11 6 (6.59%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (6.59%) LINQ
12 5 (5.49%) Ajax
12 5 (5.49%) WinForms
13 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET Web API
14 2 (2.20%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (6.59%) Graphic Design
1 6 (6.59%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.20%) New Media
3 1 (1.10%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) MVC
2 18 (19.78%) Software Engineering
3 12 (13.19%) OO
3 12 (13.19%) Scrum
4 10 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.79%) TDD
6 5 (5.49%) MVVM
6 5 (5.49%) Content Management
7 4 (4.40%) Web Development
8 3 (3.30%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (3.30%) Unit Testing
8 3 (3.30%) CRM
8 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.20%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.20%) Regression Testing
9 2 (2.20%) Migration
9 2 (2.20%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (2.20%) OOD
9 2 (2.20%) ITIL
9 2 (2.20%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 63 (69.23%) C#
2 40 (43.96%) SQL
3 29 (31.87%) JavaScript
4 21 (23.08%) VB.NET
5 18 (19.78%) VB
5 18 (19.78%) XAML
6 17 (18.68%) VB6
7 16 (17.58%) T-SQL
8 15 (16.48%) Java
9 9 (9.89%) C++
10 1 (1.10%) C
10 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.20%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.20%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.10%) Degree
Vendors
1 31 (34.07%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.19%) Oracle
3 4 (4.40%) SAP
3 4 (4.40%) Sybase