The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 256 312 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.73% 13.62% 12.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.26% 46.15% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 163 162
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £378 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £20.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
.NET
England

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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
652 676 628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 24.79% 29.52% 26.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 369 338
Average daily rate £330 £300 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £405 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £15.00 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

.NET
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
West Yorkshire -3 187 £325 +8.33% 126
North Yorkshire -7 37 £300 - 51
South Yorkshire -4 28 £330 +13.79% 19
East Yorkshire - - - -
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 376 (71.08%) C#
2 329 (62.19%) ASP.NET
3 227 (42.91%) SQL Server
4 205 (38.75%) MVC
5 184 (34.78%) JavaScript
6 179 (33.84%) Agile Software Development
7 174 (32.89%) SQL
8 151 (28.54%) HTML
9 136 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 133 (25.14%) CSS
11 130 (24.57%) Web Services
12 114 (21.55%) .NET Framework
13 112 (21.17%) WCF
14 102 (19.28%) jQuery
15 101 (19.09%) Microsoft
16 77 (14.56%) Web Development
17 74 (13.99%) Team Foundation Server
18 72 (13.61%) SharePoint
19 71 (13.42%) Oracle
19 71 (13.42%) Visual Studio
20 70 (13.23%) XML
21 67 (12.67%) TDD
22 57 (10.78%) SQL Server 2008
23 52 (9.83%) Finance
24 49 (9.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 47 (8.88%) ASP.NET Web API
26 45 (8.51%) Java
27 44 (8.32%) SOA
28 43 (8.13%) T-SQL
28 43 (8.13%) CMS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 72 (13.61%) SharePoint
2 43 (8.13%) CMS
3 30 (5.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 27 (5.10%) BizTalk Server
5 17 (3.21%) IIS
6 14 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (1.51%) Kentico
9 7 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (0.95%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.95%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.76%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.76%) Oracle BPEL
12 3 (0.57%) Oracle Spatial
12 3 (0.57%) LiveLink
12 3 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.57%) ArcSDE
12 3 (0.57%) ArcGIS
12 3 (0.57%) Jetty
12 3 (0.57%) nginx
Applications
1 30 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.84%) MS Office
3 8 (1.51%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.95%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 31 (5.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.76%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.19%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (0.57%) Office 365
3 3 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.57%) Google App Engine
3 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.84%) HTTP
2 14 (2.65%) Intranet
3 8 (1.51%) Internet
4 5 (0.95%) CTI
5 4 (0.76%) SSL
6 3 (0.57%) DHCP
6 3 (0.57%) FTP
6 3 (0.57%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.57%) DNS
6 3 (0.57%) IPsec
7 2 (0.38%) Firewall
8 1 (0.19%) SMTP
8 1 (0.19%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.19%) SSH
8 1 (0.19%) BIG-IP
8 1 (0.19%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.19%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (42.91%) SQL Server
2 57 (10.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (6.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (4.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (3.02%) MySQL
6 16 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (3.02%) Relational Database
7 14 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (2.27%) Oracle Database
9 9 (1.70%) Oracle BI EE
9 9 (1.70%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.51%) MongoDB
10 8 (1.51%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.51%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 7 (1.32%) RavenDB
12 4 (0.76%) QlikView
12 4 (0.76%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 74 (13.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 71 (13.42%) Visual Studio
3 35 (6.62%) Subversion
4 14 (2.65%) MSTest
5 10 (1.89%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.51%) Selenium
6 8 (1.51%) NUnit
7 6 (1.13%) SoapUI
8 5 (0.95%) LLBLGen Pro
8 5 (0.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 3 (0.57%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.38%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.38%) Maven
10 2 (0.38%) JIRA
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.19%) MorphX
11 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Team System
11 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 1 (0.19%) LoadRunner
General
1 52 (9.83%) Finance
2 9 (1.70%) Law
2 9 (1.70%) Back Office
3 8 (1.51%) Banking
4 7 (1.32%) Retail
4 7 (1.32%) Multimedia
5 6 (1.13%) Advertising
6 4 (0.76%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.76%) Marketing
7 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.19%) Publishing
8 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 400 (75.61%) Developer
2 244 (46.12%) .NET Developer
3 66 (12.48%) C# Developer
4 55 (10.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (8.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 38 (7.18%) Web Developer
6 38 (7.18%) SharePoint Developer
7 35 (6.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 35 (6.62%) Analyst
7 35 (6.62%) Architect
8 33 (6.24%) Senior Developer
9 22 (4.16%) Solutions Architect
10 19 (3.59%) Test Analyst
10 19 (3.59%) SQL Developer
11 18 (3.40%) .NET Web Developer
12 17 (3.21%) Senior .NET Developer
13 16 (3.02%) Software Developer
14 13 (2.46%) Tester
14 13 (2.46%) Sitecore Developer
15 12 (2.27%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 329 (62.19%) ASP.NET
2 151 (28.54%) HTML
3 136 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 133 (25.14%) CSS
5 130 (24.57%) Web Services
6 114 (21.55%) .NET Framework
7 112 (21.17%) WCF
8 102 (19.28%) jQuery
9 70 (13.23%) XML
10 49 (9.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 47 (8.88%) ASP.NET Web API
12 42 (7.94%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 40 (7.56%) HTML5
14 36 (6.81%) CSS3
15 31 (5.86%) SOAP
15 31 (5.86%) Ajax
16 27 (5.10%) JSON
17 26 (4.91%) WPF
17 26 (4.91%) NHibernate
18 24 (4.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.43%) NHS
2 16 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (2.46%) User Experience
4 12 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (1.89%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.51%) W3C
7 7 (1.32%) N-Tier
7 7 (1.32%) IVR
7 7 (1.32%) Open Source
8 5 (0.95%) iPhone
8 5 (0.95%) GIS
9 4 (0.76%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.57%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.57%) Clustering
10 3 (0.57%) Social Media
11 2 (0.38%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.38%) Wiki
11 2 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.19%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.19%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (6.05%) Windows
2 14 (2.65%) Linux
2 14 (2.65%) Android
3 7 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
4 6 (1.13%) UNIX
4 6 (1.13%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.57%) AIX
6 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.38%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.19%) HPUX
7 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.19%) zOS
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (38.75%) MVC
2 179 (33.84%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (14.56%) Web Development
4 67 (12.67%) TDD
5 44 (8.32%) SOA
6 40 (7.56%) CRM
7 38 (7.18%) Software Engineering
8 37 (6.99%) Scrum
9 36 (6.81%) OO
9 36 (6.81%) Dependency Injection
10 35 (6.62%) Coaching
10 35 (6.62%) Automated Testing
11 32 (6.05%) Continuous Integration
12 29 (5.48%) Unit Testing
13 21 (3.97%) MVVM
13 21 (3.97%) Mentoring
14 20 (3.78%) Test Scripting
15 18 (3.40%) Waterfall
16 16 (3.02%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (3.02%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 376 (71.08%) C#
2 184 (34.78%) JavaScript
3 174 (32.89%) SQL
4 45 (8.51%) Java
5 43 (8.13%) T-SQL
6 39 (7.37%) VB.NET
7 19 (3.59%) VB
8 16 (3.02%) PowerShell
9 10 (1.89%) VB6
9 10 (1.89%) VBA
9 10 (1.89%) Python
10 8 (1.51%) C++
10 8 (1.51%) Ruby
11 3 (0.57%) X++
11 3 (0.57%) XAML
12 2 (0.38%) PHP
12 2 (0.38%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.19%) VBScript
13 1 (0.19%) Perl
13 1 (0.19%) UniBasic
Qualifications
1 12 (2.27%) Degree
2 11 (2.08%) ISEB
3 8 (1.51%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.95%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.57%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.19%) MCTS
7 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.70%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (1.13%) Active Directory
1 6 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.57%) Xen
Vendors
1 101 (19.09%) Microsoft
2 71 (13.42%) Oracle
3 14 (2.65%) Sitecore
4 7 (1.32%) Open Text
5 6 (1.13%) RedDot
5 6 (1.13%) VMware
5 6 (1.13%) Xamarin
6 5 (0.95%) Appcelerator
6 5 (0.95%) Sencha
6 5 (0.95%) EPiServer
6 5 (0.95%) Telerik
7 4 (0.76%) Business Objects
7 4 (0.76%) Kofax
8 3 (0.57%) Google
9 2 (0.38%) hybris
9 2 (0.38%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.19%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.19%) Capita
10 1 (0.19%) jBASE
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