Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £335 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 57 38
Rank change year-on-year +11 -19 -13
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 97 98 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.33% 3.79% 4.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.49% 3.95% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 66 118
Leeds median daily rate £335 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.96% +4.08% -
10th Percentile £305 £295 £285
90th Percentile £414 £413 £375
West Yorkshire median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +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 2160 2482 3078
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.51% 95.87% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1529 1651 2129
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £270 £263
90th Percentile £546 £563 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 43 97
Leeds median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.15% -0.70% +0.70%
10th Percentile £10.60 £10.20 £8.84
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.35 £35.82
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.00%

.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 November 2017.

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 November 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 97 (100.00%) .NET
2 86 (88.66%) C#
3 76 (78.35%) ASP.NET
4 63 (64.95%) SQL Server
5 58 (59.79%) SQL
5 58 (59.79%) MVC
6 51 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (45.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (36.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 35 (36.08%) JavaScript
9 33 (34.02%) TDD
10 29 (29.90%) T-SQL
11 28 (28.87%) Scrum
12 26 (26.80%) .NET Framework
13 24 (24.74%) CSS
14 23 (23.71%) HTML
15 22 (22.68%) E-Commerce
16 19 (19.59%) Microservices
16 19 (19.59%) Software Engineering
16 19 (19.59%) Web Development
16 19 (19.59%) SOA
16 19 (19.59%) SQL Server 2008
16 19 (19.59%) AngularJS
16 19 (19.59%) SQL Server 2012
17 18 (18.56%) Visual Studio
18 16 (16.49%) jQuery
19 15 (15.46%) Sitecore
19 15 (15.46%) Ajax
19 15 (15.46%) CMS
20 14 (14.43%) Microsoft

.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 15 (15.46%) CMS
2 11 (11.34%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (9.28%) Apache Solr
3 9 (9.28%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.03%) JBoss
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (64.95%) SQL Server
2 19 (19.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 19 (19.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (10.31%) MongoDB
4 9 (9.28%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.03%) Power BI
5 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (18.56%) Visual Studio
2 12 (12.37%) Git (software)
3 9 (9.28%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.09%) gulp
6 2 (2.06%) AppVeyor
6 2 (2.06%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.03%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.03%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (4.12%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.03%) Front Office
3 1 (1.03%) Games
3 1 (1.03%) Retail
3 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (100.00%) .NET
2 76 (78.35%) ASP.NET
3 44 (45.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (36.08%) ASP.NET Web API
5 26 (26.80%) .NET Framework
6 24 (24.74%) CSS
7 23 (23.71%) HTML
8 19 (19.59%) AngularJS
9 16 (16.49%) jQuery
10 15 (15.46%) Ajax
11 14 (14.43%) Entity Framework
12 13 (13.40%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (10.31%) CSS3
13 10 (10.31%) HTML5
13 10 (10.31%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET Core
14 9 (9.28%) RESTful
14 9 (9.28%) Sass
14 9 (9.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (8.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.40%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.34%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (10.31%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (8.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.03%) Android
1 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (59.79%) MVC
2 51 (52.58%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (34.02%) TDD
4 28 (28.87%) Scrum
5 22 (22.68%) E-Commerce
6 19 (19.59%) Microservices
6 19 (19.59%) SOA
6 19 (19.59%) Software Engineering
6 19 (19.59%) Web Development
7 14 (14.43%) OOP
8 13 (13.40%) Front End Development
9 11 (11.34%) BDD
9 11 (11.34%) Pair Programming
9 11 (11.34%) SOLID
10 8 (8.25%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (6.19%) SDLC
12 5 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (5.15%) DevOps
12 5 (5.15%) Unit Testing
13 4 (4.12%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 86 (88.66%) C#
2 58 (59.79%) SQL
3 35 (36.08%) JavaScript
4 29 (29.90%) T-SQL
5 6 (6.19%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.09%) Java
7 2 (2.06%) PHP
8 1 (1.03%) VB
8 1 (1.03%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (15.46%) Sitecore
2 14 (14.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.15%) Xamarin
4 3 (3.09%) SAP
5 2 (2.06%) Oracle
5 2 (2.06%) Telerik
6 1 (1.03%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.03%) IBM