Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 9 6
Rank change year-on-year -6 -3 +8
Contract jobs citing .NET 5 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 4.59% 8.42% 12.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 71.43% 42.11% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Wakefield median daily rate £275 £215 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.91% -29.80% +2.08%
10th Percentile £223 £175 £287
90th Percentile £348 £450 £347
West Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -2.86% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wakefield median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £41.02
% change year-on-year - -67.09% -

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wakefield with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wakefield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 7 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 6.42% 20.00% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 6
Wakefield median daily rate £313 £250 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -18.03% +1.67%
10th Percentile £228 £139 £291
90th Percentile £415 £458 £339
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Wakefield median hourly rate - - £40.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £37.04
% change year-on-year - -63.55% +12.24%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wakefield.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET in Wakefield.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (60.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) Telerik
4 2 (40.00%) MySQL
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) CMS
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) SOAP
5 1 (20.00%) XSLT
5 1 (20.00%) Selenium
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
5 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (20.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012

.NET
Co-occurring 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 1 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (20.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
2 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) CMS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) RESTful
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Telerik
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sitecore