The median contractor rate for a .NET Software Developer was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 3 months to 25 April 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.

.NET Software Developer
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 98 97
Rank change year-on-year +10 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Software Developer 3 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.29% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.34% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Median daily rate £375 £320 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.18% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £338 £320
% change year-on-year -1.11% +5.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 1018 1482 1283
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 97.98% 96.11% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 1058 852
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 32 40
Median hourly rate £15.86 £11.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.18% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £19.50 £33.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

.NET Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Developer in Leeds

.NET Software Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Software Developer in Leeds

.NET Software 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 Software Developer in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Software Developer in Leeds

.NET Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, .NET Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
4 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (57.14%) SOLID
5 3 (42.86%) Grunt
5 3 (42.86%) SOA
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (28.57%) OOP
6 2 (28.57%) OO
6 2 (28.57%) Back Office
6 2 (28.57%) CMS
6 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 2 (28.57%) Ajax
6 2 (28.57%) jQuery
6 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (28.57%) Sitecore
6 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
6 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS

.NET Software 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 2 (28.57%) Apache Solr
1 2 (28.57%) CMS
1 2 (28.57%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MongoDB
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Grunt
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) gulp
2 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
4 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) LESS
5 1 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (14.29%) MSMQ
5 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (14.29%) Sass
5 1 (14.29%) SignalR
5 1 (14.29%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (57.14%) SOLID
3 4 (57.14%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
5 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
5 2 (28.57%) Microservices
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) OOP
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
6 1 (14.29%) OOD
6 1 (14.29%) Open Source
6 1 (14.29%) Software Architecture
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Sitecore