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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 8 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET 235 232 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.22% 11.12% 12.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.61% 43.69% 42.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 121 181
Average daily rate
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£320 £290 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -7.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 £35.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.66% +91.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £30.00 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £42.15 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £34.00 £32.10
% change year-on-year
-1.47% +5.91%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
660 531 728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.70% 25.46% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 296 416
Average daily rate £320 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 8
Average hourly rate £20.00 £35.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +89.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £32.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +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 11 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 11 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 11 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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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 +5 178 £320 +6.66% 137
South Yorkshire +4 36 £288 +4.54% 29
North Yorkshire -13 14 £320 +10.34% 45
East Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 374 (65.61%) C#
2 286 (50.18%) SQL Server
3 251 (44.04%) ASP.NET
4 215 (37.72%) SQL
5 161 (28.25%) MVC
6 133 (23.33%) VB.NET
7 132 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
8 130 (22.81%) Microsoft
9 125 (21.93%) JavaScript
10 119 (20.88%) Visual Studio
11 113 (19.82%) HTML
12 111 (19.47%) WCF
13 107 (18.77%) Web Services
14 95 (16.67%) CSS
15 91 (15.96%) Oracle
16 87 (15.26%) WinForms
17 86 (15.09%) SharePoint
18 84 (14.74%) ASP.NET MVC
19 83 (14.56%) Windows
20 82 (14.39%) XML
21 80 (14.04%) .NET Framework
22 75 (13.16%) Finance
23 74 (12.98%) Scrum
24 67 (11.75%) jQuery
25 62 (10.88%) VB
26 55 (9.65%) SQL Server 2008
27 54 (9.47%) Software Engineering
28 53 (9.30%) Java
29 50 (8.77%) T-SQL
30 48 (8.42%) VB6

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 86 (15.09%) SharePoint
2 39 (6.84%) BizTalk Server
3 31 (5.44%) CMS
4 29 (5.09%) IIS
5 26 (4.56%) SharePoint Server
5 26 (4.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 11 (1.93%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (1.75%) Umbraco
8 7 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.23%) nginx
9 6 (1.05%) MS Exchange
10 5 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (0.53%) LiveCycle
12 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.35%) Oracle Spatial
12 2 (0.35%) Apache
12 2 (0.35%) Tomcat
13 1 (0.18%) MQSeries
13 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
13 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 33 (5.79%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.51%) InfoPath
3 19 (3.33%) MS Office
4 5 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (3.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.23%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.81%) FTP
1 16 (2.81%) Intranet
1 16 (2.81%) Firewall
2 11 (1.93%) HTTP
3 9 (1.58%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.58%) Internet
4 6 (1.05%) WAN
5 5 (0.88%) SMTP
5 5 (0.88%) LAN
5 5 (0.88%) SAN
5 5 (0.88%) NAS
6 3 (0.53%) LDAP
7 2 (0.35%) VPN
7 2 (0.35%) VLAN
7 2 (0.35%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (50.18%) SQL Server
2 55 (9.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 44 (7.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 36 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 29 (5.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 21 (3.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 10 (1.75%) Oracle OLAP
8 10 (1.75%) OLAP
8 10 (1.75%) MySQL
9 9 (1.58%) NoSQL
10 8 (1.40%) Relational Database
11 7 (1.23%) Oracle Database
12 5 (0.88%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
13 4 (0.70%) EDRMS
13 4 (0.70%) Oracle9i Database
14 3 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 119 (20.88%) Visual Studio
2 48 (8.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (1.93%) Git (software)
4 10 (1.75%) TeamCity
5 4 (0.70%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (0.70%) Selenium
5 4 (0.70%) NUnit
5 4 (0.70%) Subversion
6 3 (0.53%) Maven
6 3 (0.53%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.53%) Behat
7 2 (0.35%) Hudson
7 2 (0.35%) JIRA
7 2 (0.35%) Toad
7 2 (0.35%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.35%) JUnit
7 2 (0.35%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.35%) MSTest
8 1 (0.18%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.18%) Moq
General
1 75 (13.16%) Finance
2 15 (2.63%) Back Office
3 8 (1.40%) Advertising
3 8 (1.40%) Retail
4 7 (1.23%) Publishing
5 6 (1.05%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.88%) Legal
6 5 (0.88%) Banking
7 4 (0.70%) Marketing
7 4 (0.70%) Electronics
8 3 (0.53%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.53%) Law
8 3 (0.53%) Local Government
9 2 (0.35%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 398 (69.82%) Developer
2 227 (39.82%) .NET Developer
3 94 (16.49%) C# Developer
4 65 (11.40%) VB.NET Developer
5 61 (10.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 34 (5.96%) Tester
7 33 (5.79%) Analyst
8 29 (5.09%) VB Developer
9 27 (4.74%) Senior Developer
9 27 (4.74%) WinForms Developer
10 26 (4.56%) VB6 Developer
11 25 (4.39%) Web Developer
12 24 (4.21%) SQL Developer
12 24 (4.21%) SharePoint Developer
13 19 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
13 19 (3.33%) Software Engineer
13 19 (3.33%) Architect
14 18 (3.16%) Software Developer
14 18 (3.16%) Test Analyst
15 16 (2.81%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 251 (44.04%) ASP.NET
2 113 (19.82%) HTML
3 111 (19.47%) WCF
4 107 (18.77%) Web Services
5 95 (16.67%) CSS
6 87 (15.26%) WinForms
7 84 (14.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 82 (14.39%) XML
9 80 (14.04%) .NET Framework
10 67 (11.75%) jQuery
11 39 (6.84%) WPF
12 37 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 29 (5.09%) HTML5
14 26 (4.56%) Silverlight
15 23 (4.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 23 (4.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 21 (3.68%) Ajax
17 20 (3.51%) LINQ
18 17 (2.98%) CSS3
18 17 (2.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.72%) Enterprise Software
2 14 (2.46%) NHS
3 12 (2.11%) N-Tier
4 9 (1.58%) Semantic Web
5 8 (1.40%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.23%) Open Source
6 7 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.05%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.53%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.53%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (0.53%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.35%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.35%) EPoS
9 2 (0.35%) DTV
9 2 (0.35%) GIS
9 2 (0.35%) W3C
9 2 (0.35%) Firmware
9 2 (0.35%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.35%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 83 (14.56%) Windows
2 18 (3.16%) Linux
3 17 (2.98%) UNIX
4 8 (1.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.23%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.88%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.88%) Android
8 4 (0.70%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.35%) Windows CE
9 2 (0.35%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.35%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (28.25%) MVC
2 132 (23.16%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (12.98%) Scrum
4 54 (9.47%) Software Engineering
5 42 (7.37%) TDD
6 38 (6.67%) OO
7 32 (5.61%) Web Development
8 29 (5.09%) SOA
8 29 (5.09%) Workflow
9 26 (4.56%) Test Scripting
10 24 (4.21%) Unit Testing
10 24 (4.21%) CRM
11 23 (4.04%) Project Management
12 22 (3.86%) BDD
13 19 (3.33%) RDF
14 18 (3.16%) ETL
14 18 (3.16%) ITIL
14 18 (3.16%) Migration
15 17 (2.98%) Service Management
16 15 (2.63%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 374 (65.61%) C#
2 215 (37.72%) SQL
3 133 (23.33%) VB.NET
4 125 (21.93%) JavaScript
5 62 (10.88%) VB
6 53 (9.30%) Java
7 50 (8.77%) T-SQL
8 48 (8.42%) VB6
9 25 (4.39%) PowerShell
9 25 (4.39%) PL/SQL
10 20 (3.51%) Ruby
11 15 (2.63%) VBA
11 15 (2.63%) XAML
12 13 (2.28%) C++
13 12 (2.11%) PHP
14 8 (1.40%) Python
15 7 (1.23%) C
16 3 (0.53%) XPath
17 2 (0.35%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.35%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 11 (1.93%) ISEB
2 9 (1.58%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.23%) Degree
4 6 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.70%) MCSE
6 3 (0.53%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.35%) PMP
7 2 (0.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.56%) QA
2 9 (1.58%) SLA
3 2 (0.35%) 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 (1.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.35%) Xen
2 2 (0.35%) qmail
Systems Management
1 7 (1.23%) Capistrano
1 7 (1.23%) Puppet
1 7 (1.23%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 130 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 91 (15.96%) Oracle
3 9 (1.58%) Sitecore
4 8 (1.40%) Splunk
5 6 (1.05%) SAP
6 5 (0.88%) JBoss
6 5 (0.88%) Cisco
6 5 (0.88%) EPiServer
7 4 (0.70%) Kofax
7 4 (0.70%) Sybase
8 3 (0.53%) Adobe
8 3 (0.53%) Citrix
8 3 (0.53%) JD Edwards
8 3 (0.53%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.35%) HP
9 2 (0.35%) Capita
10 1 (0.18%) Open Text
10 1 (0.18%) Telerik
10 1 (0.18%) Twitter
10 1 (0.18%) TIBCO
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £225 - 275 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £market rates per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 Months initially + extension
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Computer Futures
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £200 - 225 per day
Posted: 17 days ago