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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET 246 235 340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.59% 11.22% 13.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.32% 44.34% 41.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 124 188
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 £250 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £388 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 7
Average hourly rate £16.50 £38.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.57% +105.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £30.00 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £45.00 £63.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
642 530 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 27.64% 25.30% 31.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 300 454
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £38.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.36% +105.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +4 176 £325 +7.43% 115
South Yorkshire +7 34 £363 +31.81% 38
North Yorkshire -7 22 £289 -4.14% 37
East Yorkshire - - - - 5
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 368 (67.40%) C#
2 269 (49.27%) SQL Server
3 249 (45.60%) ASP.NET
4 191 (34.98%) SQL
5 172 (31.50%) MVC
6 139 (25.46%) JavaScript
7 125 (22.89%) HTML
7 125 (22.89%) VB.NET
8 120 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
9 116 (21.25%) Microsoft
10 108 (19.78%) Web Services
11 107 (19.60%) CSS
12 103 (18.86%) WCF
13 100 (18.32%) .NET Framework
14 99 (18.13%) Visual Studio
15 93 (17.03%) WinForms
16 90 (16.48%) ASP.NET MVC
17 74 (13.55%) XML
18 67 (12.27%) Windows
18 67 (12.27%) Oracle
18 67 (12.27%) SharePoint
19 65 (11.90%) jQuery
20 63 (11.54%) Scrum
21 59 (10.81%) Finance
22 56 (10.26%) VB
22 56 (10.26%) Software Engineering
23 49 (8.97%) Web Development
24 45 (8.24%) Enterprise Software
25 44 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
26 43 (7.88%) VB6

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 67 (12.27%) SharePoint
2 33 (6.04%) BizTalk Server
3 28 (5.13%) CMS
4 26 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 25 (4.58%) IIS
6 12 (2.20%) SharePoint Server
7 11 (2.01%) Umbraco
7 11 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.10%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.37%) Oracle Spatial
11 2 (0.37%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.37%) Apache
11 2 (0.37%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.18%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.18%) Node.js
12 1 (0.18%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 30 (5.49%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.48%) MS Office
3 7 (1.28%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.37%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 24 (4.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.30%) Intranet
2 16 (2.93%) Firewall
3 14 (2.56%) FTP
4 10 (1.83%) Internet
5 9 (1.65%) TCP/IP
6 8 (1.47%) HTTP
7 6 (1.10%) SMTP
8 5 (0.92%) LAN
8 5 (0.92%) WAN
8 5 (0.92%) SAN
8 5 (0.92%) NAS
9 3 (0.55%) LDAP
10 2 (0.37%) VLAN
10 2 (0.37%) OpenLDAP
10 2 (0.37%) VPN
11 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 269 (49.27%) SQL Server
2 44 (8.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 24 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (1.83%) MySQL
7 10 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.65%) Relational Database
9 8 (1.47%) NoSQL
10 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (0.73%) EDRMS
11 4 (0.73%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.55%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.55%) QlikView
13 2 (0.37%) Oracle BI EE
13 2 (0.37%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
13 2 (0.37%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 99 (18.13%) Visual Studio
2 40 (7.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.47%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.10%) Selenium
5 5 (0.92%) Subversion
6 4 (0.73%) MSTest
6 4 (0.73%) NUnit
7 3 (0.55%) Behat
7 3 (0.55%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.55%) TeamCity
7 3 (0.55%) Maven
7 3 (0.55%) JIRA
8 2 (0.37%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.37%) Hudson
8 2 (0.37%) JUnit
8 2 (0.37%) Toad
9 1 (0.18%) JMeter
9 1 (0.18%) ProC
9 1 (0.18%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.18%) LoadRunner
General
1 59 (10.81%) Finance
2 15 (2.75%) Back Office
3 9 (1.65%) Advertising
4 8 (1.47%) Retail
5 6 (1.10%) Marketing
5 6 (1.10%) Banking
6 5 (0.92%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.92%) Legal
6 5 (0.92%) Publishing
7 4 (0.73%) Electronics
7 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.55%) Law
8 3 (0.55%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.55%) Local Government
9 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.37%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 414 (75.82%) Developer
2 244 (44.69%) .NET Developer
3 95 (17.40%) C# Developer
4 63 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 61 (11.17%) VB.NET Developer
6 34 (6.23%) Tester
7 29 (5.31%) WinForms Developer
8 28 (5.13%) Analyst
9 27 (4.95%) Web Developer
10 26 (4.76%) SharePoint Developer
11 25 (4.58%) Senior Developer
11 25 (4.58%) VB Developer
12 23 (4.21%) SQL Developer
13 22 (4.03%) VB6 Developer
14 21 (3.85%) Software Engineer
15 20 (3.66%) ASP.NET Developer
16 19 (3.48%) Software Developer
17 17 (3.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 17 (3.11%) Test Analyst
18 16 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 249 (45.60%) ASP.NET
2 125 (22.89%) HTML
3 108 (19.78%) Web Services
4 107 (19.60%) CSS
5 103 (18.86%) WCF
6 100 (18.32%) .NET Framework
7 93 (17.03%) WinForms
8 90 (16.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 74 (13.55%) XML
10 65 (11.90%) jQuery
11 40 (7.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 36 (6.59%) HTML5
13 35 (6.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 34 (6.23%) WPF
15 30 (5.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 28 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
17 23 (4.21%) Silverlight
18 21 (3.85%) Ajax
18 21 (3.85%) CSS3
19 20 (3.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.24%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (3.66%) NHS
3 12 (2.20%) N-Tier
4 5 (0.92%) Computer Science
5 4 (0.73%) Open Source
5 4 (0.73%) W3C
5 4 (0.73%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.55%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (0.55%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (0.55%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.37%) iPhone
7 2 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.37%) Firmware
7 2 (0.37%) EPoS
7 2 (0.37%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.37%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.37%) GIS
7 2 (0.37%) DTV
8 1 (0.18%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 67 (12.27%) Windows
2 11 (2.01%) Linux
3 7 (1.28%) UNIX
4 5 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (0.92%) Android
4 5 (0.92%) Windows 7
5 4 (0.73%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (0.37%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.37%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.18%) zOS
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (31.50%) MVC
2 120 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (11.54%) Scrum
4 56 (10.26%) Software Engineering
5 49 (8.97%) Web Development
6 43 (7.88%) TDD
7 41 (7.51%) OO
8 27 (4.95%) CRM
9 26 (4.76%) Automated Testing
10 25 (4.58%) Test Scripting
11 24 (4.40%) Unit Testing
12 23 (4.21%) Dependency Injection
12 23 (4.21%) BDD
13 18 (3.30%) Project Management
14 17 (3.11%) Workflow
15 16 (2.93%) Migration
16 15 (2.75%) User Stories
17 14 (2.56%) OOP
17 14 (2.56%) SOA
18 13 (2.38%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 368 (67.40%) C#
2 191 (34.98%) SQL
3 139 (25.46%) JavaScript
4 125 (22.89%) VB.NET
5 56 (10.26%) VB
6 43 (7.88%) VB6
6 43 (7.88%) Java
7 34 (6.23%) T-SQL
8 18 (3.30%) PowerShell
9 15 (2.75%) VBA
10 13 (2.38%) C++
10 13 (2.38%) PHP
11 12 (2.20%) Ruby
12 11 (2.01%) PL/SQL
13 8 (1.47%) Python
13 8 (1.47%) XAML
14 7 (1.28%) C
15 3 (0.55%) XPath
16 2 (0.37%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (1.65%) Security Cleared
2 8 (1.47%) ISEB
3 6 (1.10%) Degree
4 4 (0.73%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (0.37%) PMP
6 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.18%) MCSE
7 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.21%) QA
2 3 (0.55%) SLA
3 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.18%) ISO 9002
4 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (1.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.37%) Xen
2 2 (0.37%) qmail
Systems Management
1 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 116 (21.25%) Microsoft
2 67 (12.27%) Oracle
3 8 (1.47%) Sitecore
4 6 (1.10%) SAP
5 5 (0.92%) Cisco
5 5 (0.92%) JBoss
6 4 (0.73%) EPiServer
6 4 (0.73%) Sybase
6 4 (0.73%) Kofax
7 3 (0.55%) Telerik
7 3 (0.55%) Capita
7 3 (0.55%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.37%) Splunk
8 2 (0.37%) Citrix
8 2 (0.37%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.37%) Open Text
9 1 (0.18%) RedDot
9 1 (0.18%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.18%) HP
9 1 (0.18%) Sun
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Leeds
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