Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £330 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 24 November 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 Developer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 55 38
Rank change year-on-year -6 -17 -10
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 112 138 208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.69% 3.86% 4.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 4.00% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 101 140
West Yorkshire median daily rate £330 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.54% - -
10th Percentile £302 £250 £275
90th Percentile £396 £400 £375
Yorkshire median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +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 2936 3448 4242
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.77% 96.37% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2020 2238 2856
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £256 £259 £259
90th Percentile £543 £550 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 99 181
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.24%
10th Percentile £9.80 £9.13 £8.58
90th Percentile £40.00 £24.13 £33.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.58 £14.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +4.11% +2.98% +0.70%

.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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +9 97 £333 -1.70% 36
Wakefield -2 5 £275 +9.45% 4
Bradford +11 4 £320 +45.45% 4
Huddersfield +1 3 £325 -8.45% 3
Wetherby - 1 £300 - 1
.NET Developer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, .NET 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 West Yorkshire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 112 (100.00%) .NET
2 98 (87.50%) C#
3 83 (74.11%) ASP.NET
4 75 (66.96%) SQL Server
5 70 (62.50%) MVC
6 66 (58.93%) SQL
7 56 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (44.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 45 (40.18%) JavaScript
10 42 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 36 (32.14%) TDD
12 33 (29.46%) CSS
13 32 (28.57%) HTML
14 31 (27.68%) Scrum
15 30 (26.79%) T-SQL
15 30 (26.79%) .NET Framework
16 25 (22.32%) AngularJS
17 24 (21.43%) Web Development
18 23 (20.54%) E-Commerce
19 22 (19.64%) SQL Server 2012
20 21 (18.75%) Microservices
20 21 (18.75%) SOA
21 20 (17.86%) Microsoft
21 20 (17.86%) Visual Studio
21 20 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
22 19 (16.96%) Sitecore
23 18 (16.07%) jQuery
23 18 (16.07%) Software Engineering
23 18 (16.07%) CMS
24 16 (14.29%) OOP

.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 18 (16.07%) CMS
2 14 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (8.93%) Apache Solr
3 10 (8.93%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.68%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.79%) IIS
5 2 (1.79%) Kentico
6 1 (0.89%) Apache
6 1 (0.89%) JBoss
6 1 (0.89%) nginx
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 14 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (66.96%) SQL Server
2 22 (19.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (9.82%) MongoDB
5 10 (8.93%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.68%) MySQL
7 1 (0.89%) DocumentDB
7 1 (0.89%) MS Access
7 1 (0.89%) Power BI
7 1 (0.89%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.89%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (17.86%) Visual Studio
2 13 (11.61%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.93%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.79%) AppVeyor
5 2 (1.79%) CircleCI
5 2 (1.79%) gulp
6 1 (0.89%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.89%) Selenium
6 1 (0.89%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.89%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.89%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (3.57%) Finance
2 3 (2.68%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.68%) Retail
3 1 (0.89%) Back Office
3 1 (0.89%) Front Office
3 1 (0.89%) Games
3 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (100.00%) .NET
2 83 (74.11%) ASP.NET
3 50 (44.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 42 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 33 (29.46%) CSS
6 32 (28.57%) HTML
7 30 (26.79%) .NET Framework
8 25 (22.32%) AngularJS
9 18 (16.07%) jQuery
10 16 (14.29%) Ajax
11 14 (12.50%) Entity Framework
11 14 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
12 13 (11.61%) HTML5
12 13 (11.61%) RESTful
13 12 (10.71%) CSS3
14 11 (9.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (9.82%) Vue (Vue.js)
15 10 (8.93%) ASP.NET Core
15 10 (8.93%) Sass
16 9 (8.04%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.82%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (8.93%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (8.04%) User Experience
5 2 (1.79%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.79%) Windows
2 1 (0.89%) Android
2 1 (0.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (62.50%) MVC
2 56 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (32.14%) TDD
4 31 (27.68%) Scrum
5 24 (21.43%) Web Development
6 23 (20.54%) E-Commerce
7 21 (18.75%) Microservices
7 21 (18.75%) SOA
8 18 (16.07%) Software Engineering
9 16 (14.29%) OOP
10 15 (13.39%) Front End Development
11 12 (10.71%) BDD
11 12 (10.71%) Pair Programming
11 12 (10.71%) SOLID
12 9 (8.04%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (5.36%) SDLC
15 5 (4.46%) DevOps
15 5 (4.46%) Unit Testing
16 4 (3.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 98 (87.50%) C#
2 66 (58.93%) SQL
3 45 (40.18%) JavaScript
4 30 (26.79%) T-SQL
5 6 (5.36%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.68%) Java
7 2 (1.79%) PHP
7 2 (1.79%) VB
8 1 (0.89%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (5.36%) Degree
2 1 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 19 (16.96%) Sitecore
3 5 (4.46%) Xamarin
4 4 (3.57%) Telerik
5 3 (2.68%) SAP
6 2 (1.79%) Oracle
7 1 (0.89%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.89%) IBM
7 1 (0.89%) Twitter