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 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 7 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 250 321 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 10.43% 14.18% 12.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.68% 47.84% 46.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 172 150
Average daily rate
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£345 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +366.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £33.84 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.43% -3.31%
.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
630 671 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 26.27% 29.64% 26.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 376 320
Average daily rate £330 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 13
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £13.25 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £29.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

.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 January 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 28 January 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 -1 189 £350 +7.69% 175
South Yorkshire -1 34 £350 +20.68% 32
North Yorkshire -17 15 £313 +4.16% 40
East Yorkshire - 3 £250 - 9
.NET
England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 379 (70.97%) C#
2 335 (62.73%) ASP.NET
3 228 (42.70%) SQL Server
4 214 (40.07%) MVC
5 197 (36.89%) JavaScript
6 191 (35.77%) SQL
6 191 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
7 168 (31.46%) HTML
8 148 (27.72%) CSS
9 131 (24.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 129 (24.16%) Web Services
11 119 (22.28%) .NET Framework
12 116 (21.72%) WCF
13 114 (21.35%) jQuery
14 108 (20.22%) Microsoft
15 87 (16.29%) XML
16 80 (14.98%) TDD
17 77 (14.42%) Team Foundation Server
18 71 (13.30%) Web Development
19 68 (12.73%) SharePoint
20 66 (12.36%) Oracle
21 60 (11.24%) Visual Studio
21 60 (11.24%) Finance
21 60 (11.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 54 (10.11%) SQL Server 2008
22 54 (10.11%) T-SQL
23 51 (9.55%) ASP.NET Web API
24 48 (8.99%) Windows
25 47 (8.80%) Java
25 47 (8.80%) CMS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 68 (12.73%) SharePoint
2 47 (8.80%) CMS
3 24 (4.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 21 (3.93%) BizTalk Server
5 20 (3.75%) IIS
6 13 (2.43%) Umbraco
6 13 (2.43%) Sitecore CMS
7 12 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
8 10 (1.87%) Kentico
9 5 (0.94%) Oracle BPEL
9 5 (0.94%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.75%) CMS400.NET
10 4 (0.75%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.56%) ArcSDE
11 3 (0.56%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.56%) LiveLink
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.56%) Oracle Spatial
11 3 (0.56%) Jetty
11 3 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 31 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.43%) MS Office
3 10 (1.87%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.94%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 36 (6.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.94%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.19%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.19%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.19%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.19%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 13 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (0.56%) Office 365
3 3 (0.56%) Google App Engine
3 3 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.00%) HTTP
2 12 (2.25%) Intranet
3 5 (0.94%) Internet
3 5 (0.94%) CTI
3 5 (0.94%) SSL
4 4 (0.75%) DNS
5 3 (0.56%) IPsec
5 3 (0.56%) LDAP
5 3 (0.56%) DHCP
5 3 (0.56%) FTP
5 3 (0.56%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.37%) Firewall
7 1 (0.19%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.19%) DMZ
7 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.19%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.19%) SSH
7 1 (0.19%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 228 (42.70%) SQL Server
2 54 (10.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (7.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 34 (6.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 25 (4.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 25 (4.68%) Relational Database
6 18 (3.37%) MySQL
7 16 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 16 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (2.25%) Oracle Database
10 10 (1.87%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.69%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.69%) Oracle BI EE
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%) MS Access
14 4 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 77 (14.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 60 (11.24%) Visual Studio
3 35 (6.55%) Subversion
4 19 (3.56%) NUnit
5 17 (3.18%) Selenium
6 11 (2.06%) MSTest
7 10 (1.87%) Rhino Mocks
8 7 (1.31%) Git (software)
9 6 (1.12%) SoapUI
10 5 (0.94%) LLBLGen Pro
10 5 (0.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 3 (0.56%) SpecFlow
11 3 (0.56%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.37%) JIRA
12 2 (0.37%) QuickTest Pro
12 2 (0.37%) CruiseControl
13 1 (0.19%) LSMW
13 1 (0.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 1 (0.19%) LoadRunner
13 1 (0.19%) Toad
General
1 60 (11.24%) Finance
2 10 (1.87%) Back Office
3 9 (1.69%) Banking
3 9 (1.69%) Law
4 7 (1.31%) Advertising
5 6 (1.12%) Retail
5 6 (1.12%) Multimedia
6 4 (0.75%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.56%) Marketing
7 3 (0.56%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.19%) Billing
8 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.19%) Legal
8 1 (0.19%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 403 (75.47%) Developer
2 245 (45.88%) .NET Developer
3 67 (12.55%) C# Developer
4 58 (10.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 43 (8.05%) ASP.NET Developer
6 40 (7.49%) Web Developer
7 37 (6.93%) Senior Developer
8 36 (6.74%) Architect
9 32 (5.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 32 (5.99%) SQL Developer
9 32 (5.99%) Analyst
10 31 (5.81%) SharePoint Developer
11 21 (3.93%) Solutions Architect
12 20 (3.75%) Test Analyst
13 18 (3.37%) Senior .NET Developer
14 17 (3.18%) .NET Web Developer
15 14 (2.62%) CRM Developer
16 13 (2.43%) Tester
17 12 (2.25%) Sitecore Developer
18 11 (2.06%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (62.73%) ASP.NET
2 168 (31.46%) HTML
3 148 (27.72%) CSS
4 131 (24.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 129 (24.16%) Web Services
6 119 (22.28%) .NET Framework
7 116 (21.72%) WCF
8 114 (21.35%) jQuery
9 87 (16.29%) XML
10 60 (11.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 51 (9.55%) ASP.NET Web API
12 37 (6.93%) SOAP
12 37 (6.93%) CSS3
13 36 (6.74%) HTML5
14 34 (6.37%) JSON
15 30 (5.62%) Ajax
15 30 (5.62%) NHibernate
16 28 (5.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 22 (4.12%) WPF
18 19 (3.56%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 26 (4.87%) NHS
2 15 (2.81%) User Experience
3 14 (2.62%) Mobile App
4 13 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.31%) IVR
6 7 (1.31%) N-Tier
6 7 (1.31%) W3C
6 7 (1.31%) Open Source
7 5 (0.94%) GIS
7 5 (0.94%) iPhone
7 5 (0.94%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.75%) Visualisation
9 3 (0.56%) Clustering
9 3 (0.56%) Social Media
10 2 (0.37%) Wiki
10 2 (0.37%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.37%) CCTV
10 2 (0.37%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.19%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 48 (8.99%) Windows
2 22 (4.12%) Android
3 15 (2.81%) Linux
4 14 (2.62%) Windows Mobile
5 11 (2.06%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.94%) UNIX
6 5 (0.94%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.56%) AIX
8 2 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.19%) HPUX
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (40.07%) MVC
2 191 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (14.98%) TDD
4 71 (13.30%) Web Development
5 46 (8.61%) CRM
5 46 (8.61%) SOA
6 42 (7.87%) Scrum
6 42 (7.87%) Unit Testing
7 39 (7.30%) OO
8 37 (6.93%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (6.74%) Software Engineering
10 35 (6.55%) Coaching
11 25 (4.68%) Dependency Injection
11 25 (4.68%) Automated Testing
12 23 (4.31%) Mentoring
13 21 (3.93%) Waterfall
14 19 (3.56%) Test Scripting
15 16 (3.00%) Stakeholder Management
16 15 (2.81%) Workflow
16 15 (2.81%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 379 (70.97%) C#
2 197 (36.89%) JavaScript
3 191 (35.77%) SQL
4 54 (10.11%) T-SQL
5 47 (8.80%) Java
6 35 (6.55%) VB.NET
7 19 (3.56%) VB
8 10 (1.87%) PowerShell
8 10 (1.87%) VBA
9 9 (1.69%) Python
10 8 (1.50%) Ruby
10 8 (1.50%) VB6
11 7 (1.31%) C++
12 5 (0.94%) XPath
13 3 (0.56%) PHP
13 3 (0.56%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.56%) X++
14 2 (0.37%) XAML
15 1 (0.19%) UniBasic
15 1 (0.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (2.25%) Degree
2 10 (1.87%) Security Cleared
2 10 (1.87%) ISEB
3 6 (1.12%) ISTQB
4 4 (0.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.19%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.50%) QA
2 2 (0.37%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (1.12%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.56%) Xen
Vendors
1 108 (20.22%) Microsoft
2 66 (12.36%) Oracle
3 15 (2.81%) Sitecore
3 15 (2.81%) Xamarin
4 6 (1.12%) VMware
5 5 (0.94%) RedDot
5 5 (0.94%) Open Text
5 5 (0.94%) SAP
5 5 (0.94%) Sencha
5 5 (0.94%) Appcelerator
5 5 (0.94%) Ektron
6 4 (0.75%) EPiServer
6 4 (0.75%) Business Objects
6 4 (0.75%) Kofax
6 4 (0.75%) Telerik
7 3 (0.56%) JD Edwards
7 3 (0.56%) Google
8 2 (0.37%) hybris
8 2 (0.37%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.19%) jBASE
North Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £240 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
York, Yorkshire
TALENT - IT
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £260 - £270 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £200 - £300 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £275 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: competitive market rate
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £200 - 275 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £150 - £220 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago