The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 18 19 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 -  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 1.35% 2.20% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 15.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.07% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £350
% change year-on-year +4.47% -4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £42.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -31.36% +9.03%  

.NET Framework is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 16 13 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 21.62% 14.29% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 8
Median daily rate £300 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £350 £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Halifax

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Framework in Halifax.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Halifax

.NET Framework
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Halifax region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) WinForms
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) WCF Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) WinForms
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) MVC
1 1 (16.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL