Period
to 20 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 46 58
Rank change year-on-year +2 +12 -19
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 102 97 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 4.27% 4.33% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.48% 4.48% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 75 66
Leeds median daily rate £375 £335 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% -0.96% +4.08%
10th Percentile £318 £305 £295
90th Percentile £403 £414 £413
West Yorkshire median daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +10.61% +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 2,279 2,165 2,484
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.48% 96.74% 95.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,586 1,529 1,652
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £270
90th Percentile £575 £546 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 39 43
Leeds median hourly rate £16.75 £20.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.25% +48.15% -0.70%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.60 £10.20
90th Percentile £26.50 £40.00 £31.35
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.20 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.75% +9.23% -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 November 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 November 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.

1 102 (100.00%) .NET
2 97 (95.10%) C#
3 76 (74.51%) ASP.NET
4 72 (70.59%) MVC
5 68 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 66 (64.71%) SQL Server
7 60 (58.82%) AngularJS
8 55 (53.92%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (50.98%) ASP.NET Web API
10 50 (49.02%) ASP.NET MVC
11 49 (48.04%) SQL
12 44 (43.14%) Vue.js
13 41 (40.20%) jQuery
14 39 (38.24%) CSS
14 39 (38.24%) E-Commerce
15 34 (33.33%) HTML
16 33 (32.35%) Scrum
17 28 (27.45%) React
18 26 (25.49%) TDD
18 26 (25.49%) .NET Core
19 24 (23.53%) T-SQL
20 23 (22.55%) .NET Framework
21 20 (19.61%) Microsoft
21 20 (19.61%) Entity Framework
22 18 (17.65%) Software Engineering
23 16 (15.69%) Microservices
23 16 (15.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 15 (14.71%) Octopus Deploy
24 15 (14.71%) Web Services
25 14 (13.73%) Enterprise Software

.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 (4.90%) CMS
2 4 (3.92%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.96%) Confluence
3 2 (1.96%) IIS
4 1 (0.98%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.94%) SaaS
4 2 (1.96%) npm
4 2 (1.96%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.98%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (14.71%) Octopus Deploy
2 11 (10.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (8.82%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.86%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.86%) TeamCity
5 6 (5.88%) webpack
6 5 (4.90%) Visual Studio
7 4 (3.92%) gulp
8 3 (2.94%) MSTest
8 3 (2.94%) NUnit
9 2 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.94%) Automotive
2 3 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (0.98%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (100.00%) .NET
2 76 (74.51%) ASP.NET
3 60 (58.82%) AngularJS
4 52 (50.98%) ASP.NET Web API
5 50 (49.02%) ASP.NET MVC
6 44 (43.14%) Vue.js
7 41 (40.20%) jQuery
8 39 (38.24%) CSS
9 34 (33.33%) HTML
10 28 (27.45%) React
11 26 (25.49%) .NET Core
12 23 (22.55%) .NET Framework
13 20 (19.61%) Entity Framework
14 16 (15.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 15 (14.71%) Web Services
16 8 (7.84%) CSS3
16 8 (7.84%) HTML5
17 7 (6.86%) WCF
18 5 (4.90%) Node.js
18 5 (4.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.90%) User Experience
3 3 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.96%) Windows
2 1 (0.98%) CentOS
2 1 (0.98%) Linux
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (70.59%) MVC
2 55 (53.92%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (38.24%) E-Commerce
4 33 (32.35%) Scrum
5 26 (25.49%) TDD
6 18 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 16 (15.69%) Microservices
8 11 (10.78%) Web Development
9 9 (8.82%) BDD
9 9 (8.82%) Pair Programming
10 7 (6.86%) SDLC
10 7 (6.86%) Web Application Development
11 6 (5.88%) OOP
11 6 (5.88%) SOA
11 6 (5.88%) SOLID
12 5 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (4.90%) Unit Testing
13 4 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
14 3 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
15 2 (1.96%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (95.10%) C#
2 68 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 49 (48.04%) SQL
4 24 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 7 (6.86%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.96%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.98%) Perl
7 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.98%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (0.98%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 20 (19.61%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.92%) Sitecore
3 2 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (1.96%) Telerik
3 2 (1.96%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle
4 1 (0.98%) Red Hat