The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £339 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
Rank 29 52 25
Rank change year-on-year +23 -27  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 60 48 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 5.98% 3.36% 7.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.15% 3.48% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 28 56
Median daily rate £339 £325 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.30% +0.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £446 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +2.22% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -11.33% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 976 1380 1114
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.21% 96.64% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 654 963 733
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 41
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -3.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £21.20 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Leeds

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 90 (100.00%) .NET
2 77 (85.56%) C#
3 75 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 68 (75.56%) MVC
5 48 (53.33%) SQL Server
6 44 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 40 (44.44%) JavaScript
9 38 (42.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 36 (40.00%) .NET Framework
11 33 (36.67%) Entity Framework
11 33 (36.67%) SQL
12 32 (35.56%) AngularJS
13 28 (31.11%) CSS
14 17 (18.89%) Visual Studio
14 17 (18.89%) HTML
15 15 (16.67%) SOLID
15 15 (16.67%) Grunt
16 13 (14.44%) gulp
16 13 (14.44%) SignalR
16 13 (14.44%) TypeScript
16 13 (14.44%) OO
16 13 (14.44%) E-Commerce
16 13 (14.44%) CMS
17 12 (13.33%) jQuery
17 12 (13.33%) Jasmine
17 12 (13.33%) Sass
17 12 (13.33%) LESS
18 11 (12.22%) Angular 2
19 10 (11.11%) RxJS

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 13 (14.44%) CMS
2 6 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (6.67%) Umbraco
3 3 (3.33%) Apache Solr
3 3 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (3.33%) Sitefinity
4 1 (1.11%) Confluence
4 1 (1.11%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.78%) Relational Database
2 7 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 6 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.44%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (18.89%) Visual Studio
2 15 (16.67%) Grunt
3 13 (14.44%) gulp
4 12 (13.33%) Jasmine
5 6 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.11%) JIRA
6 1 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (10.00%) Back Office
2 7 (7.78%) Publishing
3 5 (5.56%) Advertising
4 3 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.33%) Marketing
5 2 (2.22%) Finance
5 2 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (100.00%) .NET
2 75 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 42 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 38 (42.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 36 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 33 (36.67%) Entity Framework
7 32 (35.56%) AngularJS
8 28 (31.11%) CSS
9 17 (18.89%) HTML
10 13 (14.44%) SignalR
11 12 (13.33%) jQuery
11 12 (13.33%) LESS
11 12 (13.33%) Sass
12 11 (12.22%) Angular 2
13 10 (11.11%) RxJS
14 7 (7.78%) MSMQ
14 7 (7.78%) RabbitMQ
15 5 (5.56%) Ajax
15 5 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.22%) User Experience
3 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.11%) iPad
3 1 (1.11%) NHS
3 1 (1.11%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (75.56%) MVC
2 44 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (16.67%) SOLID
4 13 (14.44%) E-Commerce
4 13 (14.44%) OO
5 10 (11.11%) TDD
6 9 (10.00%) Web Development
7 8 (8.89%) Analytics
7 8 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (8.89%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.78%) DevOps
9 6 (6.67%) Mentoring
9 6 (6.67%) Software Architecture
9 6 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.56%) Front End Development
10 5 (5.56%) Scrum
11 4 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.44%) SOA
12 3 (3.33%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 77 (85.56%) C#
2 40 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 33 (36.67%) SQL
4 13 (14.44%) TypeScript
5 7 (7.78%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.33%) Java
7 2 (2.22%) Python
8 1 (1.11%) C
8 1 (1.11%) PHP
8 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Ansible
1 1 (1.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (11.11%) Sitecore
2 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (2.22%) Telerik
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £340 - £360 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago