Period
to 16 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 16 August 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 52 58
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6 -21
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 173 115 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.10% 4.08% 3.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.31% 4.18% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 94 102
West Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.85% +1.54% -
10th Percentile £269 £270 £227
90th Percentile £400 £388 £388
Yorkshire median daily rate £363 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +9.85% +1.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 3,260 2,753 3,918
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.02% 97.66% 96.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,208 1,867 2,661
West Yorkshire median daily rate £409 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.19% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £288 £275 £270
90th Percentile £540 £545 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 75 97
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £13.86 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.83% +13.14% -9.89%
10th Percentile £9.82 £8.41 £8.50
90th Percentile £33.75 £29.80 £19.64
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.56 £13.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +27.35% -3.70% +3.85%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in West Yorkshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in West Yorkshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in West Yorkshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in West Yorkshire

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -1 129 £375 +13.64% 38
Bradford -3 11 £315 -0.40% 8
Wakefield +5 9 £288 -17.86% 10
Huddersfield -5 7 £350 +7.69% 8
Halifax +4 4 £300 -25.00% 1
Batley - 1 £275 -
Pudsey - 1 £363 - 3
.NET Developer
Yorkshire

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 West Yorkshire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 173 (100.00%) .NET
2 165 (95.38%) C#
3 127 (73.41%) MVC
4 126 (72.83%) ASP.NET
5 114 (65.90%) SQL Server
6 94 (54.34%) JavaScript
7 92 (53.18%) Agile Software Development
8 91 (52.60%) ASP.NET Web API
9 80 (46.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 74 (42.77%) SQL
10 74 (42.77%) AngularJS
11 54 (31.21%) HTML
12 53 (30.64%) CSS
12 53 (30.64%) Scrum
13 46 (26.59%) jQuery
14 44 (25.43%) E-Commerce
15 41 (23.70%) Vue.js
16 40 (23.12%) TDD
17 37 (21.39%) T-SQL
18 36 (20.81%) .NET Framework
19 32 (18.50%) Web Services
20 30 (17.34%) Microsoft
20 30 (17.34%) React
21 28 (16.18%) Octopus Deploy
22 27 (15.61%) Entity Framework
22 27 (15.61%) Microsoft Azure
23 23 (13.29%) Microservices
24 21 (12.14%) SQL Server 2012
25 20 (11.56%) Web Development
25 20 (11.56%) Software Engineering

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (2.89%) CMS
2 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (1.16%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.58%) Apache
3 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.58%) IIS
3 1 (0.58%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Epicor Tropos
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (8.09%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.47%) npm
4 4 (2.31%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (65.90%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (6.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.89%) MySQL
5 4 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.16%) MS Access
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.58%) Big Data
7 1 (0.58%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.58%) GIS
7 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.58%) Redis
7 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (16.18%) Octopus Deploy
2 19 (10.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (8.67%) Git (software)
4 13 (7.51%) Visual Studio
5 11 (6.36%) TeamCity
6 9 (5.20%) MSTest
6 9 (5.20%) NUnit
7 7 (4.05%) webpack
8 6 (3.47%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.58%) Grunt
9 1 (0.58%) gulp
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (4.05%) Finance
2 6 (3.47%) Automotive
3 5 (2.89%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.31%) Retail
5 1 (0.58%) Advertising
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (100.00%) .NET
2 126 (72.83%) ASP.NET
3 91 (52.60%) ASP.NET Web API
4 80 (46.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 74 (42.77%) AngularJS
6 54 (31.21%) HTML
7 53 (30.64%) CSS
8 46 (26.59%) jQuery
9 41 (23.70%) Vue.js
10 36 (20.81%) .NET Framework
11 32 (18.50%) Web Services
12 30 (17.34%) React
13 27 (15.61%) Entity Framework
14 20 (11.56%) .NET Core
15 19 (10.98%) WCF
16 18 (10.40%) WPF
17 16 (9.25%) HTML5
18 14 (8.09%) CSS3
19 12 (6.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 11 (6.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.56%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (6.94%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (2.31%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.31%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.16%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.58%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.31%) Windows
2 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (73.41%) MVC
2 92 (53.18%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (30.64%) Scrum
4 44 (25.43%) E-Commerce
5 40 (23.12%) TDD
6 23 (13.29%) Microservices
7 20 (11.56%) Software Engineering
7 20 (11.56%) Web Development
8 12 (6.94%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (6.94%) OO
9 8 (4.62%) Unit Testing
10 6 (3.47%) Agile Project Management
10 6 (3.47%) BDD
10 6 (3.47%) CQRS
10 6 (3.47%) Project Management
11 5 (2.89%) Pair Programming
11 5 (2.89%) SOA
12 4 (2.31%) Asset Management
12 4 (2.31%) Logistics
12 4 (2.31%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 165 (95.38%) C#
2 94 (54.34%) JavaScript
3 74 (42.77%) SQL
4 37 (21.39%) T-SQL
5 12 (6.94%) PowerShell
6 8 (4.62%) VB.NET
7 7 (4.05%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.31%) C++
8 4 (2.31%) Java
8 4 (2.31%) VB
9 2 (1.16%) Python
9 2 (1.16%) VB6
10 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (0.58%) BC Cleared
1 1 (0.58%) Degree
1 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) GDPR
1 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 6 (3.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (17.34%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.20%) Sitecore
3 4 (2.31%) MuleSoft
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle
5 1 (0.58%) Epicor
5 1 (0.58%) Telerik
5 1 (0.58%) Xamarin