Period
to 20 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 50 53
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 -10
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 116 96 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.62% 4.39% 4.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.82% 4.49% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 81 83
Leeds median daily rate £375 £330 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -2.22% +3.85%
10th Percentile £318 £269 £292
90th Percentile £400 £388 £405
West Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +12.31% - -
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 2,407 2,139 2,774
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.86% 97.81% 95.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,671 1,468 1,918
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £288
90th Percentile £550 £545 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 33 43
Leeds median hourly rate £16.81 £16.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.03% +23.08% -4.38%
10th Percentile £10.05 £10.53 £9.84
90th Percentile £29.83 £28.81 £22.55
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £12.25
% change year-on-year +10.71% +14.29% -8.65%

.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 September 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 September 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.

1 116 (100.00%) .NET
2 112 (96.55%) C#
3 90 (77.59%) ASP.NET
4 89 (76.72%) MVC
5 83 (71.55%) SQL Server
6 73 (62.93%) ASP.NET Web API
7 71 (61.21%) JavaScript
8 65 (56.03%) Agile Software Development
9 63 (54.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 58 (50.00%) AngularJS
11 55 (47.41%) SQL
12 45 (38.79%) Scrum
13 44 (37.93%) Vue.js
14 40 (34.48%) E-Commerce
14 40 (34.48%) jQuery
15 37 (31.90%) TDD
16 36 (31.03%) HTML
17 35 (30.17%) CSS
18 32 (27.59%) T-SQL
19 28 (24.14%) React
20 27 (23.28%) .NET Framework
21 23 (19.83%) Microservices
21 23 (19.83%) Octopus Deploy
21 23 (19.83%) Entity Framework
22 22 (18.97%) Web Services
22 22 (18.97%) .NET Core
23 20 (17.24%) Software Engineering
24 19 (16.38%) Microsoft Azure
25 16 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 16 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012

.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 5 (4.31%) CMS
2 3 (2.59%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.72%) IIS
4 1 (0.86%) Confluence
4 1 (0.86%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 19 (16.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.17%) npm
4 4 (3.45%) SaaS
5 1 (0.86%) Sage Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (71.55%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (7.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.59%) MySQL
5 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.86%) Big Data
6 1 (0.86%) GIS
6 1 (0.86%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (19.83%) Octopus Deploy
2 13 (11.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (10.34%) Git (software)
3 12 (10.34%) Visual Studio
4 9 (7.76%) TeamCity
4 9 (7.76%) webpack
5 8 (6.90%) MSTest
5 8 (6.90%) NUnit
6 6 (5.17%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.59%) gulp
8 1 (0.86%) Grunt
8 1 (0.86%) JIRA
8 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (4.31%) Finance
1 5 (4.31%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.45%) Automotive
2 4 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (100.00%) .NET
2 90 (77.59%) ASP.NET
3 73 (62.93%) ASP.NET Web API
4 63 (54.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 58 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 44 (37.93%) Vue.js
7 40 (34.48%) jQuery
8 36 (31.03%) HTML
9 35 (30.17%) CSS
10 28 (24.14%) React
11 27 (23.28%) .NET Framework
12 23 (19.83%) Entity Framework
13 22 (18.97%) .NET Core
13 22 (18.97%) Web Services
14 16 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (10.34%) CSS3
15 12 (10.34%) HTML5
15 12 (10.34%) WCF
16 9 (7.76%) RESTful
17 6 (5.17%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.93%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.45%) User Experience
3 3 (2.59%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.59%) Windows
2 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (76.72%) MVC
2 65 (56.03%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (38.79%) Scrum
4 40 (34.48%) E-Commerce
5 37 (31.90%) TDD
6 23 (19.83%) Microservices
7 20 (17.24%) Software Engineering
8 13 (11.21%) Web Development
9 8 (6.90%) BDD
9 8 (6.90%) Pair Programming
10 7 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (5.17%) Agile Project Management
11 6 (5.17%) CQRS
11 6 (5.17%) Project Management
11 6 (5.17%) SOA
12 5 (4.31%) OOP
12 5 (4.31%) SDLC
12 5 (4.31%) SOLID
12 5 (4.31%) Unit Testing
13 4 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 112 (96.55%) C#
2 71 (61.21%) JavaScript
3 55 (47.41%) SQL
4 32 (27.59%) T-SQL
5 12 (10.34%) PowerShell
6 6 (5.17%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.72%) Java
7 2 (1.72%) Python
8 1 (0.86%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.86%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (0.86%) BC Cleared
1 1 (0.86%) Degree
1 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 16 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.90%) Sitecore
3 2 (1.72%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.86%) Telerik