Period
to 21 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 39 58
Rank change year-on-year -1 +19 -24
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 171 124 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 5.08% 4.50% 3.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.28% 4.63% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 109 97
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £330 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -
10th Percentile £263 £274 £275
90th Percentile £400 £401 £390
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £32.50

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 3,236 2,681 3,830
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 97.21% 96.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,195 1,746 2,626
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.14% +9.10%
10th Percentile £275 £271 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 92 112
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £12.38 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -1.00% -8.98%
10th Percentile £9.81 £8.47 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £29.08 £21.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +22.00% -7.14% +7.69%

.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 21 May 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 21 May 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 +4 139 £350 +6.06% 39
Bradford +10 15 £325 +4.00% 10
Huddersfield -3 3 £350 -1.41% 1
Halifax -4 1 £300 -4.76% 3
Batley - 1 £275 - 1
Pudsey - 1 £363 -
Wakefield - 1 £450 - 5
.NET Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 21 May 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.

1 171 (100.00%) .NET
2 157 (91.81%) C#
3 118 (69.01%) ASP.NET
4 113 (66.08%) SQL Server
4 113 (66.08%) MVC
5 98 (57.31%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (50.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 82 (47.95%) JavaScript
8 67 (39.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 63 (36.84%) AngularJS
10 60 (35.09%) SQL
11 59 (34.50%) jQuery
12 51 (29.82%) HTML
13 49 (28.65%) Scrum
14 47 (27.49%) .NET Framework
15 45 (26.32%) TDD
16 42 (24.56%) CSS
17 38 (22.22%) T-SQL
18 37 (21.64%) E-Commerce
19 33 (19.30%) Octopus Deploy
19 33 (19.30%) React
20 32 (18.71%) Vue (Vue.js)
21 31 (18.13%) Microservices
21 31 (18.13%) Web Development
22 30 (17.54%) Microsoft
23 26 (15.20%) Web Services
24 22 (12.87%) SQL Server 2012
24 22 (12.87%) RESTful
25 21 (12.28%) Entity Framework
26 20 (11.70%) HTML5

.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 13 (7.60%) CMS
2 8 (4.68%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (1.75%) Apache
3 3 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.75%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.17%) nginx
5 1 (0.58%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.58%) IIS
5 1 (0.58%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (0.58%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.58%) Epicor Tropos
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 20 (11.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.34%) npm
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.58%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (66.08%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.87%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (11.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.92%) Blockchain
4 5 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.17%) MySQL
5 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.58%) Big Data
6 1 (0.58%) GIS
6 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (19.30%) Octopus Deploy
2 15 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (7.02%) MSTest
3 12 (7.02%) NUnit
3 12 (7.02%) Visual Studio
4 10 (5.85%) Git (software)
4 10 (5.85%) TeamCity
5 5 (2.92%) webpack
6 3 (1.75%) Chocolatey
6 3 (1.75%) Grunt
6 3 (1.75%) gulp
7 1 (0.58%) Psake
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (5.85%) Finance
2 5 (2.92%) Banking
2 5 (2.92%) Retail
3 3 (1.75%) Automotive
3 3 (1.75%) Marketing
3 3 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.58%) Advertising
4 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (100.00%) .NET
2 118 (69.01%) ASP.NET
3 86 (50.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 67 (39.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 63 (36.84%) AngularJS
6 59 (34.50%) jQuery
7 51 (29.82%) HTML
8 47 (27.49%) .NET Framework
9 42 (24.56%) CSS
10 33 (19.30%) React
11 32 (18.71%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 26 (15.20%) Web Services
13 22 (12.87%) RESTful
14 21 (12.28%) Entity Framework
15 20 (11.70%) HTML5
16 18 (10.53%) CSS3
16 18 (10.53%) WCF
17 13 (7.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 12 (7.02%) ASP.NET Core
18 12 (7.02%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.60%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (4.09%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.09%) User Experience
4 4 (2.34%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.34%) Windows
2 3 (1.75%) Linux
3 1 (0.58%) Android
3 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (66.08%) MVC
2 98 (57.31%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (28.65%) Scrum
4 45 (26.32%) TDD
5 37 (21.64%) E-Commerce
6 31 (18.13%) Microservices
6 31 (18.13%) Web Development
7 18 (10.53%) SOA
8 17 (9.94%) Software Engineering
9 16 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (8.77%) OO
11 11 (6.43%) Test Automation
12 10 (5.85%) SOLID
13 9 (5.26%) Front End Development
13 9 (5.26%) OOP
14 7 (4.09%) Problem-Solving
15 5 (2.92%) Change Management
15 5 (2.92%) DSDM
15 5 (2.92%) RUP
15 5 (2.92%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 157 (91.81%) C#
2 82 (47.95%) JavaScript
3 60 (35.09%) SQL
4 38 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 16 (9.36%) VB.NET
6 12 (7.02%) PowerShell
6 12 (7.02%) TypeScript
7 7 (4.09%) VB
7 7 (4.09%) VB6
8 5 (2.92%) Java
9 3 (1.75%) C++
10 2 (1.17%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.17%) Python
11 1 (0.58%) Haskell
11 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.58%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (2.34%) Degree
2 2 (1.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) GDPR
1 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Ansible
1 1 (0.58%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (17.54%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.77%) Sitecore
3 8 (4.68%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.17%) Oracle
5 1 (0.58%) Epicor
5 1 (0.58%) Telerik