The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
Rank 6 6 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Contract jobs citing .NET 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 7.89% 9.68% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 42.86% 60.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.85%  

.NET 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 Wakefield with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Wakefield
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 7 5 5
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 18.42% 16.13% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 4
Median daily rate £400 £350 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +55.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £350 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield citing .NET 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 in Wakefield

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Wakefield

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wakefield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Wakefield over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Wakefield

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wakefield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Wakefield

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for .NET.

1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (40.00%) HTML
4 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (30.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (30.00%) VB
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) CRM
6 2 (20.00%) Intranet
6 2 (20.00%) InfoPath
6 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (10.00%) Web Development
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (10.00%) REST

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield 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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (40.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Database Specialist
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (20.00%) CRM Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Azure Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) VB
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft