The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 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 Yorkshire 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 238 239 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.27% 11.26% 12.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.39% 45.01% 42.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 127 180
Average daily rate
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£320 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £385 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 7
Average hourly rate £20.00 £37.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.01% +37.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £30.35 £17.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £44.85 £63.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
654 531 770
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.21% 25.01% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 299 428
Average daily rate £318 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.83% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 24 10
Average hourly rate £30.00 £38.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +105.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
.NET
England

.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 23 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

.NET Hourly Rate Histogram 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 23 July 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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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 +4 175 £320 +5.78% 133
South Yorkshire +3 36 £300 +9.09% 31
North Yorkshire -7 18 £294 -0.42% 50
East Yorkshire - - - - 5
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 361 (65.05%) C#
2 280 (50.45%) SQL Server
3 238 (42.88%) ASP.NET
4 201 (36.22%) SQL
5 163 (29.37%) MVC
6 132 (23.78%) Microsoft
7 130 (23.42%) VB.NET
8 123 (22.16%) JavaScript
9 120 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
10 118 (21.26%) HTML
11 103 (18.56%) WCF
12 101 (18.20%) Visual Studio
12 101 (18.20%) CSS
13 98 (17.66%) Web Services
14 92 (16.58%) WinForms
15 85 (15.32%) .NET Framework
16 78 (14.05%) Oracle
17 77 (13.87%) ASP.NET MVC
18 74 (13.33%) Windows
19 72 (12.97%) SharePoint
20 71 (12.79%) XML
21 69 (12.43%) Scrum
22 63 (11.35%) jQuery
23 62 (11.17%) VB
24 61 (10.99%) Finance
25 59 (10.63%) Software Engineering
26 50 (9.01%) SQL Server 2008
27 48 (8.65%) VB6
28 46 (8.29%) TDD
29 45 (8.11%) Enterprise Software

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (12.97%) SharePoint
2 35 (6.31%) BizTalk Server
3 34 (6.13%) CMS
4 27 (4.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 26 (4.68%) IIS
6 16 (2.88%) SharePoint Server
7 11 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (1.80%) Umbraco
9 7 (1.26%) Sitecore CMS
9 7 (1.26%) nginx
10 6 (1.08%) MS Exchange
11 5 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
12 3 (0.54%) LiveCycle
13 2 (0.36%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.36%) Oracle Spatial
13 2 (0.36%) Apache
13 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.18%) MQSeries
14 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
14 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 33 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.78%) MS Office
3 11 (1.98%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (3.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.26%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.88%) FTP
1 16 (2.88%) Intranet
1 16 (2.88%) Firewall
2 9 (1.62%) Internet
2 9 (1.62%) HTTP
2 9 (1.62%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.08%) WAN
4 5 (0.90%) SMTP
4 5 (0.90%) LAN
4 5 (0.90%) SAN
4 5 (0.90%) NAS
5 3 (0.54%) LDAP
6 2 (0.36%) VPN
6 2 (0.36%) VLAN
6 2 (0.36%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (50.45%) SQL Server
2 50 (9.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (7.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (4.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (3.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (1.80%) MySQL
7 10 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.62%) NoSQL
9 8 (1.44%) Relational Database
10 5 (0.90%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (0.90%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.72%) EDRMS
11 4 (0.72%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.54%) QlikView
12 3 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.36%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 101 (18.20%) Visual Studio
2 41 (7.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (1.80%) TeamCity
4 9 (1.62%) Git (software)
5 5 (0.90%) Selenium
6 4 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (0.72%) NUnit
6 4 (0.72%) Subversion
7 3 (0.54%) Maven
7 3 (0.54%) JIRA
7 3 (0.54%) MSTest
7 3 (0.54%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.54%) Behat
8 2 (0.36%) Hudson
8 2 (0.36%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.36%) Toad
8 2 (0.36%) JUnit
9 1 (0.18%) Firebug
9 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 1 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 61 (10.99%) Finance
2 14 (2.52%) Back Office
3 8 (1.44%) Advertising
3 8 (1.44%) Retail
4 7 (1.26%) Publishing
5 5 (0.90%) Banking
5 5 (0.90%) Telecoms
5 5 (0.90%) Legal
6 4 (0.72%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.72%) Electronics
6 4 (0.72%) Marketing
7 3 (0.54%) Local Government
7 3 (0.54%) Law
8 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.36%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 399 (71.89%) Developer
2 234 (42.16%) .NET Developer
3 95 (17.12%) C# Developer
4 63 (11.35%) VB.NET Developer
4 63 (11.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 34 (6.13%) Analyst
5 34 (6.13%) Tester
6 29 (5.23%) WinForms Developer
7 28 (5.05%) VB Developer
8 25 (4.50%) SQL Developer
8 25 (4.50%) SharePoint Developer
8 25 (4.50%) VB6 Developer
9 24 (4.32%) Web Developer
9 24 (4.32%) Senior Developer
10 21 (3.78%) Software Engineer
11 20 (3.60%) ASP.NET Developer
12 19 (3.42%) Test Analyst
12 19 (3.42%) Software Developer
13 17 (3.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (2.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (42.88%) ASP.NET
2 118 (21.26%) HTML
3 103 (18.56%) WCF
4 101 (18.20%) CSS
5 98 (17.66%) Web Services
6 92 (16.58%) WinForms
7 85 (15.32%) .NET Framework
8 77 (13.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 71 (12.79%) XML
10 63 (11.35%) jQuery
11 40 (7.21%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 38 (6.85%) WPF
13 32 (5.77%) HTML5
14 27 (4.86%) Silverlight
15 25 (4.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 23 (4.14%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 22 (3.96%) Ajax
18 20 (3.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 18 (3.24%) CSS3
20 17 (3.06%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (2.34%) NHS
3 12 (2.16%) N-Tier
4 9 (1.62%) Semantic Web
5 7 (1.26%) Open Source
5 7 (1.26%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.08%) Client/Server
7 5 (0.90%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.54%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.54%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.54%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (0.36%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.36%) EPoS
9 2 (0.36%) DTV
9 2 (0.36%) GIS
9 2 (0.36%) W3C
9 2 (0.36%) Firmware
9 2 (0.36%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (0.36%) Reference Data
9 2 (0.36%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 74 (13.33%) Windows
2 18 (3.24%) Linux
3 17 (3.06%) UNIX
4 7 (1.26%) Ubuntu
5 5 (0.90%) Android
5 5 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.90%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.72%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.36%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.18%) zOS
9 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (29.37%) MVC
2 120 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (12.43%) Scrum
4 59 (10.63%) Software Engineering
5 46 (8.29%) TDD
6 40 (7.21%) OO
7 32 (5.77%) Web Development
8 25 (4.50%) Unit Testing
8 25 (4.50%) Test Scripting
9 24 (4.32%) CRM
10 23 (4.14%) Project Management
10 23 (4.14%) BDD
11 19 (3.42%) Migration
12 17 (3.06%) Workflow
13 15 (2.70%) User Stories
14 14 (2.52%) SOA
14 14 (2.52%) PRINCE2
15 13 (2.34%) OOP
15 13 (2.34%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (2.34%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 361 (65.05%) C#
2 201 (36.22%) SQL
3 130 (23.42%) VB.NET
4 123 (22.16%) JavaScript
5 62 (11.17%) VB
6 48 (8.65%) VB6
7 44 (7.93%) Java
8 35 (6.31%) T-SQL
9 25 (4.50%) PowerShell
10 20 (3.60%) Ruby
11 15 (2.70%) VBA
12 14 (2.52%) PL/SQL
13 13 (2.34%) C++
14 12 (2.16%) PHP
14 12 (2.16%) XAML
15 8 (1.44%) Python
16 7 (1.26%) C
17 3 (0.54%) XPath
18 2 (0.36%) Bash Shell
18 2 (0.36%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 12 (2.16%) ISEB
2 7 (1.26%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (0.90%) Degree
4 5 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (0.72%) MCSE
6 3 (0.54%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.36%) PMP
7 2 (0.36%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.14%) QA
2 3 (0.54%) SLA
3 2 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) HL7
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9002
System Software
1 10 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.36%) Xen
2 2 (0.36%) qmail
Systems Management
1 7 (1.26%) Capistrano
1 7 (1.26%) Puppet
1 7 (1.26%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 132 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 78 (14.05%) Oracle
3 8 (1.44%) Sitecore
3 8 (1.44%) Splunk
4 6 (1.08%) SAP
5 5 (0.90%) JBoss
5 5 (0.90%) Cisco
6 4 (0.72%) Sybase
6 4 (0.72%) Kofax
6 4 (0.72%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.54%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.54%) Capita
7 3 (0.54%) Adobe
8 2 (0.36%) Telerik
8 2 (0.36%) Open Text
8 2 (0.36%) Citrix
8 2 (0.36%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.18%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.18%) RedDot
9 1 (0.18%) Twitter
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