Period
to 20 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £365 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

.NET Developer
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 41 56
Rank change year-on-year +2 +15 -29
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 146 108 107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.77% 5.11% 3.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.01% 5.22% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 96 71
Leeds median daily rate £365 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.61% +1.54% -
10th Percentile £269 £269 £284
90th Percentile £400 £397 £425
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2,431 2,069 2,767
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.01% 97.83% 96.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,673 1,379 1,934
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £278 £275 £288
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 27 50
Leeds median hourly rate £20.24 £14.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.60% +16.00% +0.64%
10th Percentile £10.53 £11.66 £9.50
90th Percentile £41.00 £27.40 £22.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £12.34 £13.00
% change year-on-year +21.58% -5.10% -4.38%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Leeds

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Leeds

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Leeds

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Leeds

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 146 (100.00%) .NET
2 139 (95.21%) C#
3 108 (73.97%) ASP.NET
4 104 (71.23%) SQL Server
4 104 (71.23%) MVC
5 89 (60.96%) ASP.NET Web API
5 89 (60.96%) Agile Software Development
6 76 (52.05%) JavaScript
7 65 (44.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 57 (39.04%) AngularJS
9 53 (36.30%) SQL
10 51 (34.93%) Scrum
11 48 (32.88%) jQuery
12 46 (31.51%) E-Commerce
13 44 (30.14%) TDD
14 40 (27.40%) HTML
15 39 (26.71%) Vue (Vue.js)
16 38 (26.03%) T-SQL
16 38 (26.03%) CSS
17 35 (23.97%) Octopus Deploy
18 34 (23.29%) Microservices
19 32 (21.92%) React
19 32 (21.92%) .NET Framework
20 24 (16.44%) Web Services
21 22 (15.07%) RESTful
21 22 (15.07%) SQL Server 2012
22 21 (14.38%) Entity Framework
22 21 (14.38%) Microsoft Azure
22 21 (14.38%) Microsoft
23 20 (13.70%) Web Development

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.16%) CMS
2 6 (4.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.37%) Apache
3 2 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.37%) nginx
3 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.37%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.68%) IIS
4 1 (0.68%) Orchard CMS
4 1 (0.68%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.11%) npm
4 4 (2.74%) SaaS
5 1 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (71.23%) SQL Server
2 22 (15.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (13.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.05%) MySQL
6 2 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.68%) Big Data
7 1 (0.68%) GIS
7 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 35 (23.97%) Octopus Deploy
2 14 (9.59%) Git (software)
2 14 (9.59%) MSTest
2 14 (9.59%) NUnit
2 14 (9.59%) Visual Studio
3 13 (8.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (6.85%) TeamCity
5 7 (4.79%) webpack
6 3 (2.05%) Grunt
6 3 (2.05%) gulp
7 2 (1.37%) Chocolatey
7 2 (1.37%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.68%) Psake
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (4.11%) Telecoms
2 5 (3.42%) Finance
2 5 (3.42%) Retail
3 4 (2.74%) Automotive
4 3 (2.05%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (100.00%) .NET
2 108 (73.97%) ASP.NET
3 89 (60.96%) ASP.NET Web API
4 65 (44.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 57 (39.04%) AngularJS
6 48 (32.88%) jQuery
7 40 (27.40%) HTML
8 39 (26.71%) Vue (Vue.js)
9 38 (26.03%) CSS
10 32 (21.92%) .NET Framework
10 32 (21.92%) React
11 24 (16.44%) Web Services
12 22 (15.07%) RESTful
13 21 (14.38%) Entity Framework
14 17 (11.64%) CSS3
14 17 (11.64%) HTML5
14 17 (11.64%) WCF
15 15 (10.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (8.90%) .NET Core
16 13 (8.90%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.11%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (3.42%) User Experience
3 2 (1.37%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.37%) N-Tier
4 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.74%) Windows
2 2 (1.37%) Linux
3 1 (0.68%) Android
3 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (71.23%) MVC
2 89 (60.96%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (34.93%) Scrum
4 46 (31.51%) E-Commerce
5 44 (30.14%) TDD
6 34 (23.29%) Microservices
7 20 (13.70%) Web Development
8 16 (10.96%) SOA
9 15 (10.27%) Software Engineering
10 10 (6.85%) OO
11 9 (6.16%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (5.48%) SOLID
13 7 (4.79%) OOP
14 6 (4.11%) Agile Project Management
14 6 (4.11%) CQRS
14 6 (4.11%) DSDM
14 6 (4.11%) Project Management
14 6 (4.11%) RUP
15 5 (3.42%) Front End Development
15 5 (3.42%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 139 (95.21%) C#
2 76 (52.05%) JavaScript
3 53 (36.30%) SQL
4 38 (26.03%) T-SQL
5 13 (8.90%) PowerShell
6 9 (6.16%) VB.NET
7 6 (4.11%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.74%) Java
9 3 (2.05%) VB
9 3 (2.05%) VB6
10 2 (1.37%) C++
10 2 (1.37%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.37%) Python
11 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.68%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (2.74%) Degree
2 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.68%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (4.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.22%) Sitecore
3 9 (6.16%) Xamarin