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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 294 281 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.66% 12.73% 12.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.14% 41.88% 43.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 161 174
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 £256 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £396 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £45.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.55% +190.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +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
666 671 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.41% 30.39% 29.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 425 381
Average daily rate £320 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £242
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 8 17 9
Average hourly rate £37.25 £45.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.22% +164.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £21.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £36.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +4 211 £325 +8.33% 164
North Yorkshire -7 39 £290 -3.33% 64
South Yorkshire -1 30 £305 +1.66% 30
East Yorkshire -4 1 - - 7
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 369 (69.89%) C#
2 287 (54.36%) ASP.NET
3 237 (44.89%) SQL Server
4 190 (35.98%) MVC
5 182 (34.47%) Agile Software Development
6 177 (33.52%) SQL
7 160 (30.30%) JavaScript
8 130 (24.62%) HTML
9 118 (22.35%) CSS
9 118 (22.35%) WCF
10 111 (21.02%) .NET Framework
10 111 (21.02%) Web Services
11 106 (20.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 98 (18.56%) Microsoft
13 91 (17.23%) Oracle
14 82 (15.53%) Visual Studio
15 77 (14.58%) VB.NET
16 76 (14.39%) jQuery
17 73 (13.83%) SharePoint
18 69 (13.07%) Web Development
19 65 (12.31%) XML
20 63 (11.93%) Team Foundation Server
21 61 (11.55%) Finance
22 55 (10.42%) TDD
23 52 (9.85%) WinForms
24 45 (8.52%) Windows
25 43 (8.14%) VB
25 43 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
25 43 (8.14%) Software Engineering
26 42 (7.95%) T-SQL

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 73 (13.83%) SharePoint
2 39 (7.39%) BizTalk Server
3 34 (6.44%) CMS
4 29 (5.49%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (2.65%) IIS
6 10 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (1.52%) Umbraco
8 7 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
9 6 (1.14%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.95%) JBoss
10 5 (0.95%) Kentico
11 4 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.76%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.57%) Jetty
12 3 (0.57%) ArcSDE
12 3 (0.57%) Oracle Spatial
12 3 (0.57%) Apache
12 3 (0.57%) LiveLink
12 3 (0.57%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 23 (4.36%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.46%) MS Office
3 10 (1.89%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.95%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.19%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (0.76%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.57%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.38%) Office 365
5 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.41%) HTTP
2 15 (2.84%) FTP
3 14 (2.65%) Intranet
4 10 (1.89%) Internet
5 9 (1.70%) Firewall
6 5 (0.95%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.76%) SSL
8 3 (0.57%) DNS
8 3 (0.57%) DHCP
8 3 (0.57%) IPsec
9 2 (0.38%) VLAN
9 2 (0.38%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (0.38%) LDAP
9 2 (0.38%) VPN
10 1 (0.19%) SMTP
10 1 (0.19%) PuTTY
10 1 (0.19%) SSH
10 1 (0.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (44.89%) SQL Server
2 43 (8.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (3.41%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (3.22%) MySQL
6 15 (2.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 14 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (2.65%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.27%) Oracle Database
9 10 (1.89%) RDBMS
10 9 (1.70%) Oracle BI EE
10 9 (1.70%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (1.70%) NoSQL
11 8 (1.52%) Oracle ODI
12 7 (1.33%) MongoDB
13 6 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (1.14%) RavenDB
14 5 (0.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (0.76%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 82 (15.53%) Visual Studio
2 63 (11.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (5.49%) Subversion
4 13 (2.46%) MSTest
5 12 (2.27%) Git (software)
6 11 (2.08%) Selenium
7 6 (1.14%) NUnit
8 5 (0.95%) SoapUI
8 5 (0.95%) LLBLGen Pro
8 5 (0.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 3 (0.57%) Behat
9 3 (0.57%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.57%) Maven
9 3 (0.57%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (0.57%) JIRA
9 3 (0.57%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.38%) JUnit
10 2 (0.38%) CruiseControl
10 2 (0.38%) WebDriver
10 2 (0.38%) Cucumber
General
1 61 (11.55%) Finance
2 10 (1.89%) Retail
3 9 (1.70%) Back Office
4 7 (1.33%) Marketing
5 6 (1.14%) Multimedia
5 6 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.14%) Advertising
6 5 (0.95%) Banking
7 4 (0.76%) Publishing
7 4 (0.76%) Law
8 3 (0.57%) Legal
8 3 (0.57%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.38%) Electronics
10 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 404 (76.52%) Developer
2 253 (47.92%) .NET Developer
3 88 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 70 (13.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (6.63%) SharePoint Developer
5 35 (6.63%) Web Developer
6 33 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 29 (5.49%) Senior Developer
7 29 (5.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (5.11%) Analyst
8 27 (5.11%) VB.NET Developer
9 22 (4.17%) Architect
9 22 (4.17%) Tester
10 20 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
11 16 (3.03%) Software Developer
11 16 (3.03%) VB Developer
11 16 (3.03%) .NET Web Developer
11 16 (3.03%) VB6 Developer
12 15 (2.84%) Senior .NET Developer
12 15 (2.84%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (54.36%) ASP.NET
2 130 (24.62%) HTML
3 118 (22.35%) CSS
3 118 (22.35%) WCF
4 111 (21.02%) Web Services
4 111 (21.02%) .NET Framework
5 106 (20.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 76 (14.39%) jQuery
7 65 (12.31%) XML
8 52 (9.85%) WinForms
9 41 (7.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 40 (7.58%) ASP.NET Web API
11 39 (7.39%) HTML5
12 38 (7.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 29 (5.49%) CSS3
13 29 (5.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 27 (5.11%) SOAP
15 26 (4.92%) NHibernate
16 21 (3.98%) WPF
16 21 (3.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 30 (5.68%) NHS
2 29 (5.49%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.46%) N-Tier
5 11 (2.08%) User Experience
6 10 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.52%) W3C
8 6 (1.14%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.14%) iPhone
9 4 (0.76%) GIS
10 3 (0.57%) Wiki
10 3 (0.57%) Social Media
10 3 (0.57%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.38%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.38%) Open Source
11 2 (0.38%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.38%) IVR
11 2 (0.38%) DTV
11 2 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.19%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 45 (8.52%) Windows
2 23 (4.36%) Linux
3 8 (1.52%) UNIX
3 8 (1.52%) Android
4 7 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
5 6 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (0.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.38%) AIX
7 1 (0.19%) HPUX
7 1 (0.19%) zOS
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (35.98%) MVC
2 182 (34.47%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (13.07%) Web Development
4 55 (10.42%) TDD
5 43 (8.14%) Software Engineering
6 41 (7.77%) OO
7 35 (6.63%) SOA
8 34 (6.44%) Scrum
8 34 (6.44%) Automated Testing
8 34 (6.44%) Dependency Injection
9 30 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (4.73%) Unit Testing
11 24 (4.55%) Coaching
12 19 (3.60%) Test Scripting
12 19 (3.60%) OOP
13 18 (3.41%) CRM
14 17 (3.22%) Mentoring
14 17 (3.22%) MVVM
15 16 (3.03%) Workflow
16 15 (2.84%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 369 (69.89%) C#
2 177 (33.52%) SQL
3 160 (30.30%) JavaScript
4 77 (14.58%) VB.NET
5 43 (8.14%) VB
6 42 (7.95%) T-SQL
7 36 (6.82%) Java
8 30 (5.68%) VB6
9 19 (3.60%) PowerShell
10 10 (1.89%) C++
10 10 (1.89%) PHP
11 9 (1.70%) Python
12 8 (1.52%) Ruby
13 7 (1.33%) PL/SQL
14 5 (0.95%) VBA
15 4 (0.76%) X++
16 3 (0.57%) C
17 2 (0.38%) Delphi
17 2 (0.38%) Perl
17 2 (0.38%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 10 (1.89%) ISEB
2 6 (1.14%) Degree
3 5 (0.95%) Security Cleared
3 5 (0.95%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.38%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.19%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.46%) QA
2 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.19%) COBIT
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.19%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (0.95%) Active Directory
1 5 (0.95%) Xen
2 4 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.38%) qmail
Vendors
1 98 (18.56%) Microsoft
2 91 (17.23%) Oracle
3 9 (1.70%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.14%) Open Text
4 6 (1.14%) RedDot
4 6 (1.14%) Telerik
5 5 (0.95%) Sencha
5 5 (0.95%) Appcelerator
5 5 (0.95%) EPiServer
6 4 (0.76%) Kofax
6 4 (0.76%) VMware
6 4 (0.76%) Business Objects
6 4 (0.76%) SAP
7 3 (0.57%) Google
7 3 (0.57%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.38%) Splunk
8 2 (0.38%) Capita
8 2 (0.38%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.19%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.19%) jBASE
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ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £90 - £100 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Ioko
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + 6 months 7.2 project
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 6 Months initially
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 10 days ago
York
Real Staffing
Rate: £200 - £220 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 12 days ago
Northallerton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
North Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 14 days ago
North Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 14 days ago
North Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Pertemps ERP
Rate: £350 per day all inclusive
Posted: 16 days ago
North Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 17 days ago