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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 13 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 254 356 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 9.88% 15.28% 12.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.65% 50.64% 45.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 217 133
Average daily rate
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£325 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Average hourly rate - £31.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +110.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
.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
733 703 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.50% 30.17% 27.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 429 302
Average daily rate £335 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.34% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 15
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

.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 2 March 2015.

.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 2 March 2015. 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 -6 181 £325 +1.56% 135
South Yorkshire -1 38 £325 +1.96% 37
North Yorkshire -14 21 £295 +1.72% 37
East Yorkshire - 4 £245 - 9
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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.

1 377 (70.60%) C#
2 312 (58.43%) ASP.NET
3 223 (41.76%) SQL
4 222 (41.57%) SQL Server
5 218 (40.82%) MVC
6 214 (40.07%) JavaScript
7 203 (38.01%) Agile Software Development
8 168 (31.46%) HTML
9 146 (27.34%) CSS
10 137 (25.66%) Web Services
11 131 (24.53%) jQuery
12 130 (24.34%) ASP.NET MVC
13 121 (22.66%) .NET Framework
14 105 (19.66%) WCF
14 105 (19.66%) Microsoft
15 97 (18.16%) XML
16 96 (17.98%) TDD
17 73 (13.67%) Team Foundation Server
18 66 (12.36%) Oracle
19 65 (12.17%) Finance
19 65 (12.17%) Web Development
20 61 (11.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 58 (10.86%) Windows
22 57 (10.67%) T-SQL
23 56 (10.49%) Java
24 55 (10.30%) SQL Server 2008
25 53 (9.93%) ASP.NET Web API
26 51 (9.55%) Visual Studio
26 51 (9.55%) SharePoint
27 48 (8.99%) Scrum

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 51 (9.55%) SharePoint
2 43 (8.05%) CMS
3 29 (5.43%) IIS
4 20 (3.75%) Umbraco
5 13 (2.43%) Sitecore CMS
5 13 (2.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 13 (2.43%) BizTalk Server
6 11 (2.06%) Kentico
7 9 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.12%) Oracle BPEL
9 5 (0.94%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.94%) Node.js
10 4 (0.75%) CMS400.NET
10 4 (0.75%) Apache
10 4 (0.75%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.56%) JBoss
11 3 (0.56%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.56%) ArcSDE
11 3 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
11 3 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 32 (5.99%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.43%) MS Office
3 5 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 33 (6.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.12%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.19%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.19%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (0.56%) Office 365
3 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.37%) SaaS
5 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.19%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.62%) HTTP
2 7 (1.31%) Firewall
3 5 (0.94%) CTI
3 5 (0.94%) Intranet
4 4 (0.75%) Internet
5 3 (0.56%) FTP
5 3 (0.56%) LDAP
5 3 (0.56%) SSL
6 2 (0.37%) DMZ
6 2 (0.37%) DNS
6 2 (0.37%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.19%) DHCP
7 1 (0.19%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.19%) IPsec
7 1 (0.19%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.19%) SSH
7 1 (0.19%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.19%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 222 (41.57%) SQL Server
2 55 (10.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (7.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (5.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (4.68%) Relational Database
6 22 (4.12%) SQL Server 2005
7 18 (3.37%) MySQL
8 17 (3.18%) SQL Server 2012
9 15 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (2.62%) MongoDB
10 14 (2.62%) NoSQL
11 11 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (1.87%) RDBMS
13 9 (1.69%) Oracle Database
14 8 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
15 7 (1.31%) RavenDB
15 7 (1.31%) Oracle ODI
15 7 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 4 (0.75%) MS Access
16 4 (0.75%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 73 (13.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 51 (9.55%) Visual Studio
3 31 (5.81%) Subversion
4 23 (4.31%) NUnit
5 20 (3.75%) Selenium
6 13 (2.43%) Rhino Mocks
7 11 (2.06%) Cucumber
7 11 (2.06%) Git (software)
8 8 (1.50%) QuickTest Pro
8 8 (1.50%) SpecFlow
9 6 (1.12%) Sahi
9 6 (1.12%) WATIR
10 5 (0.94%) Maven
10 5 (0.94%) LLBLGen Pro
10 5 (0.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 4 (0.75%) MSTest
12 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 2 (0.37%) MorphX
12 2 (0.37%) JIRA
12 2 (0.37%) CruiseControl
General
1 65 (12.17%) Finance
2 8 (1.50%) Back Office
3 7 (1.31%) Law
3 7 (1.31%) Banking
3 7 (1.31%) Retail
4 5 (0.94%) Advertising
5 4 (0.75%) Telecoms
5 4 (0.75%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.56%) Marketing
6 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.37%) Publishing
7 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.19%) Billing
8 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 397 (74.34%) Developer
2 241 (45.13%) .NET Developer
3 68 (12.73%) C# Developer
4 56 (10.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (7.68%) ASP.NET Developer
6 38 (7.12%) Senior Developer
7 37 (6.93%) SQL Developer
8 35 (6.55%) Web Developer
9 34 (6.37%) Architect
10 31 (5.81%) Analyst
11 29 (5.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 19 (3.56%) SharePoint Developer
12 19 (3.56%) Tester
13 17 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
13 17 (3.18%) Test Analyst
13 17 (3.18%) Senior .NET Developer
14 14 (2.62%) .NET Web Developer
15 13 (2.43%) Agile .NET Developer
15 13 (2.43%) CRM Developer
16 12 (2.25%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (58.43%) ASP.NET
2 168 (31.46%) HTML
3 146 (27.34%) CSS
4 137 (25.66%) Web Services
5 131 (24.53%) jQuery
6 130 (24.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 121 (22.66%) .NET Framework
8 105 (19.66%) WCF
9 97 (18.16%) XML
10 61 (11.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 53 (9.93%) ASP.NET Web API
12 42 (7.87%) JSON
13 36 (6.74%) Ajax
14 34 (6.37%) HTML5
15 33 (6.18%) CSS3
16 32 (5.99%) SOAP
17 30 (5.62%) NHibernate
17 30 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 26 (4.87%) WPF
19 25 (4.68%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (4.68%) NHS
2 15 (2.81%) Open Source
2 15 (2.81%) User Experience
3 13 (2.43%) Mobile App
4 11 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.31%) IVR
6 6 (1.12%) N-Tier
7 5 (0.94%) GIS
7 5 (0.94%) iPhone
7 5 (0.94%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.75%) Clustering
8 4 (0.75%) Visualisation
8 4 (0.75%) W3C
9 3 (0.56%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.56%) Social Media
10 2 (0.37%) CCTV
10 2 (0.37%) Wiki
10 2 (0.37%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.19%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 58 (10.86%) Windows
2 22 (4.12%) Android
3 15 (2.81%) Windows Mobile
4 12 (2.25%) Linux
5 11 (2.06%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.94%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.75%) UNIX
7 4 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.56%) AIX
9 2 (0.37%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (40.82%) MVC
2 203 (38.01%) Agile Software Development
3 96 (17.98%) TDD
4 65 (12.17%) Web Development
5 48 (8.99%) Scrum
6 44 (8.24%) OO
7 43 (8.05%) CRM
8 41 (7.68%) SOA
8 41 (7.68%) Unit Testing
9 38 (7.12%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (6.18%) Coaching
11 29 (5.43%) Software Engineering
12 26 (4.87%) Dependency Injection
13 25 (4.68%) Automated Testing
14 19 (3.56%) Mentoring
15 18 (3.37%) Waterfall
15 18 (3.37%) Test Scripting
16 14 (2.62%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (2.62%) Project Management
17 13 (2.43%) UML
Programming Languages
1 377 (70.60%) C#
2 223 (41.76%) SQL
3 214 (40.07%) JavaScript
4 57 (10.67%) T-SQL
5 56 (10.49%) Java
6 38 (7.12%) VB.NET
7 23 (4.31%) VB
8 14 (2.62%) Ruby
9 12 (2.25%) VB6
10 10 (1.87%) VBA
11 9 (1.69%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.50%) Python
13 7 (1.31%) C++
14 5 (0.94%) XPath
15 4 (0.75%) PHP
15 4 (0.75%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.56%) X++
17 2 (0.37%) XAML
18 1 (0.19%) UniBasic
18 1 (0.19%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (2.06%) Degree
1 11 (2.06%) Security Cleared
2 10 (1.87%) VCP4
3 6 (1.12%) ISEB
3 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (0.75%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.75%) MCAD
4 4 (0.75%) MCSD
5 3 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.37%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.81%) QA
2 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (1.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.56%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 105 (19.66%) Microsoft
2 66 (12.36%) Oracle
3 15 (2.81%) Sitecore
3 15 (2.81%) Xamarin
4 10 (1.87%) VMware
5 6 (1.12%) SAP
6 5 (0.94%) Ektron
6 5 (0.94%) Sencha
6 5 (0.94%) Appcelerator
7 4 (0.75%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.56%) SonicWALL
8 3 (0.56%) Telerik
8 3 (0.56%) Cisco
8 3 (0.56%) Open Text
8 3 (0.56%) RedDot
8 3 (0.56%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.37%) Intel
9 2 (0.37%) Software AG
9 2 (0.37%) hybris
10 1 (0.19%) F5
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