The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 61 74 55
Rank change year-on-year +13 -19  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 28 23 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.72% 1.63% 3.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.54% 4.54% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 32
Median daily rate £338 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.58% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £616 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £42.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -31.36% +9.03%  

.NET Framework is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 428 507 454
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 41.51% 35.98% 39.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 376 293
Median daily rate £375 £404 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.12% +15.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -66.35%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Leeds

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Framework in Leeds.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Leeds

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in Leeds over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in Leeds

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Leeds

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (96.08%) C#
3 43 (84.31%) MVC
4 42 (82.35%) Entity Framework
5 39 (76.47%) ASP.NET
6 37 (72.55%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 30 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
10 28 (54.90%) SQL Server
10 28 (54.90%) AngularJS
11 26 (50.98%) SQL
12 19 (37.25%) CSS
13 18 (35.29%) Visual Studio
14 17 (33.33%) Grunt
14 17 (33.33%) gulp
15 16 (31.37%) SignalR
15 16 (31.37%) Jasmine
16 15 (29.41%) Sass
16 15 (29.41%) LESS
16 15 (29.41%) TypeScript
17 13 (25.49%) OO
18 12 (23.53%) Angular 2
19 11 (21.57%) RxJS
19 11 (21.57%) SOLID
20 10 (19.61%) RabbitMQ
21 9 (17.65%) Back Office
22 8 (15.69%) TDD
22 8 (15.69%) Degree
22 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008

.NET Framework
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 2 (3.92%) CMS
1 2 (3.92%) IIS
1 2 (3.92%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.96%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (54.90%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 6 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.96%) MS Access
6 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (35.29%) Visual Studio
2 17 (33.33%) Grunt
2 17 (33.33%) gulp
3 16 (31.37%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.96%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.96%) Robot Framework
4 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (17.65%) Back Office
2 6 (11.76%) Publishing
3 4 (7.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 47 (92.16%) Developer
2 36 (70.59%) .NET Developer
3 15 (29.41%) SQL Developer
4 12 (23.53%) C# Developer
5 7 (13.73%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (13.73%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (11.76%) Senior Developer
7 5 (9.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Angular Developer
9 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.92%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (3.92%) Full Stack Developer
11 1 (1.96%) .NET Software Engineer
11 1 (1.96%) JavaScript Engineer
11 1 (1.96%) Umbraco Developer
11 1 (1.96%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (82.35%) Entity Framework
3 39 (76.47%) ASP.NET
4 34 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 30 (58.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (54.90%) AngularJS
7 19 (37.25%) CSS
8 16 (31.37%) SignalR
9 15 (29.41%) LESS
9 15 (29.41%) Sass
10 12 (23.53%) Angular 2
11 11 (21.57%) RxJS
12 10 (19.61%) RabbitMQ
13 7 (13.73%) MSMQ
14 6 (11.76%) jQuery
15 4 (7.84%) HTML
15 4 (7.84%) WCF
15 4 (7.84%) Web Services
16 2 (3.92%) HTML5
16 2 (3.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (3.92%) NHS
1 2 (3.92%) User Experience
2 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.96%) RIA
2 1 (1.96%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (84.31%) MVC
2 37 (72.55%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (25.49%) OO
4 11 (21.57%) SOLID
5 8 (15.69%) TDD
6 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (11.76%) Analytics
7 6 (11.76%) DevOps
7 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.76%) Software Architecture
7 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.88%) BDD
9 3 (5.88%) Software Engineering
9 3 (5.88%) Web Development
10 2 (3.92%) Document Composition
10 2 (3.92%) Scrum
11 1 (1.96%) Front End Development
11 1 (1.96%) SDLC
11 1 (1.96%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 49 (96.08%) C#
2 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
3 26 (50.98%) SQL
4 15 (29.41%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.92%) Java
5 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.96%) C
6 1 (1.96%) C++
6 1 (1.96%) Delphi
6 1 (1.96%) VB
6 1 (1.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.88%) Sitecore