Period
to 25 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 61 49
Rank change year-on-year +22 -12 -23
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 133 73 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.66% 3.27% 3.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.91% 3.41% 4.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 52 80
Leeds median daily rate £338 £336 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.37% +3.46% -
10th Percentile £262 £275 £284
90th Percentile £418 £400 £388
West Yorkshire median daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.08% - -
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 2,250 2,143 2,801
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.83% 96.06% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,575 1,368 1,902
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £262 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 44 72
Leeds median hourly rate £28.50 £13.50 £14.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +111.11% -5.58% +14.75%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.29 £8.81
90th Percentile £40.00 £26.25 £22.25
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £12.50 £13.29
% change year-on-year +17.20% -5.91% +6.28%

.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 25 February 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 25 February 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.

1 133 (100.00%) .NET
2 114 (85.71%) C#
3 101 (75.94%) ASP.NET
4 88 (66.17%) SQL Server
5 83 (62.41%) MVC
6 79 (59.40%) Agile Software Development
7 61 (45.86%) ASP.NET Web API
8 58 (43.61%) SQL
8 58 (43.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 57 (42.86%) JavaScript
10 49 (36.84%) TDD
11 47 (35.34%) Scrum
12 44 (33.08%) .NET Framework
13 39 (29.32%) HTML
14 36 (27.07%) CSS
15 35 (26.32%) T-SQL
15 35 (26.32%) AngularJS
16 33 (24.81%) Microservices
17 31 (23.31%) Web Development
17 31 (23.31%) jQuery
18 28 (21.05%) SOA
19 27 (20.30%) E-Commerce
19 27 (20.30%) Octopus Deploy
20 24 (18.05%) SQL Server 2012
20 24 (18.05%) SQL Server 2008
21 22 (16.54%) RESTful
22 20 (15.04%) Entity Framework
23 19 (14.29%) Vue (Vue.js)
23 19 (14.29%) HTML5
23 19 (14.29%) OOP

.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 16 (12.03%) CMS
2 13 (9.77%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (6.02%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (5.26%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.50%) Apache
5 2 (1.50%) nginx
5 2 (1.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.75%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (0.75%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (66.17%) SQL Server
2 24 (18.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 24 (18.05%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (6.02%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.26%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.76%) Blockchain
5 5 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.75%) Power BI
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (20.30%) Octopus Deploy
2 12 (9.02%) Visual Studio
3 10 (7.52%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.26%) TeamCity
5 5 (3.76%) MSTest
5 5 (3.76%) NUnit
5 5 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.26%) Chocolatey
7 2 (1.50%) AppVeyor
7 2 (1.50%) CircleCI
7 2 (1.50%) Grunt
7 2 (1.50%) gulp
8 1 (0.75%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.75%) Psake
8 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (6.77%) Finance
2 5 (3.76%) Banking
3 3 (2.26%) Marketing
4 2 (1.50%) Retail
5 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (100.00%) .NET
2 101 (75.94%) ASP.NET
3 61 (45.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 58 (43.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 44 (33.08%) .NET Framework
6 39 (29.32%) HTML
7 36 (27.07%) CSS
8 35 (26.32%) AngularJS
9 31 (23.31%) jQuery
10 22 (16.54%) RESTful
11 20 (15.04%) Entity Framework
12 19 (14.29%) HTML5
12 19 (14.29%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 18 (13.53%) CSS3
13 18 (13.53%) Web Services
14 17 (12.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 16 (12.03%) ASP.NET Core
15 16 (12.03%) React
15 16 (12.03%) Sass
15 16 (12.03%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.02%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (9.02%) User Experience
3 10 (7.52%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.50%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.26%) Linux
2 2 (1.50%) Android
2 2 (1.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (62.41%) MVC
2 79 (59.40%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (36.84%) TDD
4 47 (35.34%) Scrum
5 33 (24.81%) Microservices
6 31 (23.31%) Web Development
7 28 (21.05%) SOA
8 27 (20.30%) E-Commerce
9 19 (14.29%) OOP
10 18 (13.53%) Software Engineering
11 17 (12.78%) Front End Development
12 15 (11.28%) SOLID
13 11 (8.27%) BDD
14 10 (7.52%) OO
15 9 (6.77%) Pair Programming
16 7 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
16 7 (5.26%) Unit Testing
17 5 (3.76%) Change Management
18 4 (3.01%) DevOps
18 4 (3.01%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 114 (85.71%) C#
2 58 (43.61%) SQL
3 57 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 35 (26.32%) T-SQL
5 15 (11.28%) VB.NET
6 5 (3.76%) Java
6 5 (3.76%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.26%) C++
7 3 (2.26%) VB
7 3 (2.26%) VB6
8 2 (1.50%) PHP
8 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.75%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 5 (3.76%) Degree
2 1 (0.75%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (0.75%) Ansible
Vendors
1 15 (11.28%) Microsoft
1 15 (11.28%) Sitecore
2 12 (9.02%) Xamarin
3 1 (0.75%) Oracle