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 28 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 282 280 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.67% 12.49% 12.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.34% 42.75% 43.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 150 164
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 £274 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £355 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% -19.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+25.45% -15.38%
.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
666 655 685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 25.20% 29.23% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 369 354
Average daily rate £325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £405 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £21.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.04% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £15.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £35.00 £40.00
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 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 28 November 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 28 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
West Yorkshire +4 203 £325 +8.33% 139
North Yorkshire -7 38 £300 - 59
South Yorkshire -3 32 £315 +8.62% 30
East Yorkshire -3 1 - - 2
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 385 (71.96%) C#
2 320 (59.81%) ASP.NET
3 233 (43.55%) SQL Server
4 209 (39.07%) MVC
5 181 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
6 180 (33.64%) JavaScript
7 174 (32.52%) SQL
8 148 (27.66%) HTML
9 134 (25.05%) ASP.NET MVC
10 131 (24.49%) CSS
11 125 (23.36%) .NET Framework
12 123 (22.99%) Web Services
13 112 (20.93%) WCF
14 101 (18.88%) jQuery
15 100 (18.69%) Microsoft
16 79 (14.77%) Oracle
16 79 (14.77%) Web Development
17 75 (14.02%) Visual Studio
18 74 (13.83%) SharePoint
19 70 (13.08%) Team Foundation Server
20 67 (12.52%) TDD
21 59 (11.03%) XML
22 55 (10.28%) Finance
22 55 (10.28%) SQL Server 2008
23 53 (9.91%) VB.NET
24 50 (9.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 46 (8.60%) ASP.NET Web API
26 45 (8.41%) Java
27 44 (8.22%) HTML5
28 43 (8.04%) T-SQL

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 74 (13.83%) SharePoint
2 37 (6.92%) CMS
3 33 (6.17%) BizTalk Server
4 31 (5.79%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (2.62%) IIS
6 13 (2.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (1.50%) Kentico
7 8 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.31%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (1.12%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.75%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.75%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle Spatial
11 3 (0.56%) Jetty
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle BPEL
11 3 (0.56%) nginx
11 3 (0.56%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.56%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.56%) LiveLink
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 26 (4.86%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.99%) MS Office
3 9 (1.68%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.93%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 29 (5.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.19%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.75%) Office 365
3 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.56%) Google App Engine
3 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.80%) HTTP
2 12 (2.24%) Intranet
3 9 (1.68%) Internet
4 4 (0.75%) SSL
4 4 (0.75%) FTP
4 4 (0.75%) CTI
5 3 (0.56%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.56%) DHCP
5 3 (0.56%) DNS
5 3 (0.56%) IPsec
6 2 (0.37%) Firewall
7 1 (0.19%) SSH
7 1 (0.19%) SMTP
7 1 (0.19%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.19%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (43.55%) SQL Server
2 55 (10.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (5.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (4.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 17 (3.18%) Relational Database
7 16 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (2.99%) MySQL
8 15 (2.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 15 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (2.24%) Oracle Database
10 11 (2.06%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.68%) Oracle BI EE
11 9 (1.68%) NoSQL
12 8 (1.50%) Oracle ODI
12 8 (1.50%) MongoDB
13 7 (1.31%) RavenDB
13 7 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 4 (0.75%) EDRMS
14 4 (0.75%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 75 (14.02%) Visual Studio
2 70 (13.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (6.36%) Subversion
4 14 (2.62%) MSTest
5 11 (2.06%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.68%) Selenium
7 7 (1.31%) NUnit
8 6 (1.12%) SoapUI
9 5 (0.93%) LLBLGen Pro
9 5 (0.93%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 3 (0.56%) Maven
10 3 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (0.56%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.37%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.37%) JIRA
12 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
12 1 (0.19%) MorphX
12 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 1 (0.19%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.19%) Behat
General
1 55 (10.28%) Finance
2 9 (1.68%) Banking
2 9 (1.68%) Back Office
3 8 (1.50%) Law
4 7 (1.31%) Multimedia
5 6 (1.12%) Retail
6 5 (0.93%) Advertising
7 4 (0.75%) Marketing
8 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.37%) Publishing
9 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 413 (77.20%) Developer
2 253 (47.29%) .NET Developer
3 76 (14.21%) C# Developer
4 61 (11.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 39 (7.29%) Web Developer
5 39 (7.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 36 (6.73%) SharePoint Developer
7 34 (6.36%) Senior Developer
8 32 (5.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 32 (5.98%) Architect
9 30 (5.61%) Analyst
10 21 (3.93%) Solutions Architect
11 19 (3.55%) .NET Web Developer
11 19 (3.55%) Senior .NET Developer
12 18 (3.36%) SQL Developer
13 16 (2.99%) Tester
14 15 (2.80%) Software Developer
14 15 (2.80%) Test Analyst
14 15 (2.80%) VB.NET Developer
15 13 (2.43%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 320 (59.81%) ASP.NET
2 148 (27.66%) HTML
3 134 (25.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 131 (24.49%) CSS
5 125 (23.36%) .NET Framework
6 123 (22.99%) Web Services
7 112 (20.93%) WCF
8 101 (18.88%) jQuery
9 59 (11.03%) XML
10 50 (9.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 46 (8.60%) ASP.NET Web API
12 44 (8.22%) HTML5
13 42 (7.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 35 (6.54%) CSS3
15 32 (5.98%) WinForms
16 29 (5.42%) Ajax
17 27 (5.05%) SOAP
17 27 (5.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 26 (4.86%) NHibernate
18 26 (4.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.36%) NHS
2 26 (4.86%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.24%) User Experience
5 9 (1.68%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.50%) W3C
6 8 (1.50%) N-Tier
7 7 (1.31%) Open Source
8 6 (1.12%) IVR
9 5 (0.93%) Computer Science
9 5 (0.93%) iPhone
9 5 (0.93%) GIS
10 4 (0.75%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.56%) Wiki
11 3 (0.56%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.56%) Social Media
12 2 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 1 (0.19%) PKI
13 1 (0.19%) RIA
13 1 (0.19%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 33 (6.17%) Windows
2 16 (2.99%) Linux
3 12 (2.24%) Android
4 7 (1.31%) Windows Mobile
4 7 (1.31%) UNIX
5 5 (0.93%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.56%) AIX
7 2 (0.37%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.19%) HPUX
8 1 (0.19%) zOS
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (39.07%) MVC
2 181 (33.83%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (14.77%) Web Development
4 67 (12.52%) TDD
5 42 (7.85%) Software Engineering
6 38 (7.10%) OO
6 38 (7.10%) SOA
7 37 (6.92%) CRM
7 37 (6.92%) Scrum
7 37 (6.92%) Dependency Injection
8 36 (6.73%) Automated Testing
9 33 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (6.17%) Coaching
10 26 (4.86%) Unit Testing
11 22 (4.11%) Test Scripting
12 21 (3.93%) MVVM
13 19 (3.55%) Mentoring
14 17 (3.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (3.18%) Workflow
15 16 (2.99%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 385 (71.96%) C#
2 180 (33.64%) JavaScript
3 174 (32.52%) SQL
4 53 (9.91%) VB.NET
5 45 (8.41%) Java
6 43 (8.04%) T-SQL
7 29 (5.42%) VB
8 19 (3.55%) VB6
9 17 (3.18%) PowerShell
10 12 (2.24%) Python
11 10 (1.87%) C++
12 9 (1.68%) Ruby
12 9 (1.68%) VBA
13 3 (0.56%) X++
13 3 (0.56%) PHP
14 2 (0.37%) XAML
14 2 (0.37%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.37%) Erlang
15 1 (0.19%) R
15 1 (0.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (1.87%) ISEB
1 10 (1.87%) Degree
2 7 (1.31%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.93%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.37%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.19%) MCTS
5 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.68%) QA
2 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.19%) COBIT
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 5 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (0.93%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.56%) Xen
Vendors
1 100 (18.69%) Microsoft
2 79 (14.77%) Oracle
3 9 (1.68%) Sitecore
4 7 (1.31%) Xamarin
5 6 (1.12%) RedDot
5 6 (1.12%) Open Text
5 6 (1.12%) Telerik
6 5 (0.93%) Sencha
6 5 (0.93%) Appcelerator
6 5 (0.93%) VMware
7 4 (0.75%) Kofax
7 4 (0.75%) Business Objects
7 4 (0.75%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.56%) Google
9 2 (0.37%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.37%) SAP
9 2 (0.37%) hybris
9 2 (0.37%) Capita
10 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.19%) Tableau
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