Period
to 21 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £335 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 21 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 55 40
Rank change year-on-year +10 -15 -10
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 155 110 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 4.77% 3.65% 4.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.97% 3.79% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 86 116
West Yorkshire median daily rate £335 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.08% - -
10th Percentile £263 £270 £278
90th Percentile £410 £403 £388
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 - - £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 3,120 2,902 3,896
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.06% 96.22% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,128 1,841 2,588
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £255
90th Percentile £538 £550 £560
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.30% +8.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 114 153
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.65 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.20% -7.41% +8.00%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.23 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £24.89 £23.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £13.81
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.38% +6.23%

.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 February 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 February 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 +28 135 £338 - 61
Bradford +11 9 £325 +50.29% 4
Wakefield -1 3 £250 -0.50% 6
Huddersfield +1 2 £325 -8.45% 5
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 21 February 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.

1 155 (100.00%) .NET
2 133 (85.81%) C#
3 109 (70.32%) ASP.NET
4 102 (65.81%) SQL Server
5 96 (61.94%) MVC
6 88 (56.77%) Agile Software Development
7 73 (47.10%) JavaScript
8 66 (42.58%) ASP.NET Web API
9 63 (40.65%) SQL
10 62 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 57 (36.77%) .NET Framework
12 53 (34.19%) HTML
13 52 (33.55%) TDD
14 47 (30.32%) Scrum
14 47 (30.32%) AngularJS
15 45 (29.03%) CSS
16 40 (25.81%) jQuery
17 39 (25.16%) Web Development
18 34 (21.94%) T-SQL
18 34 (21.94%) Microservices
19 29 (18.71%) SOA
20 28 (18.06%) SQL Server 2008
21 27 (17.42%) Octopus Deploy
21 27 (17.42%) E-Commerce
22 26 (16.77%) SQL Server 2012
23 25 (16.13%) RESTful
24 24 (15.48%) Software Engineering
24 24 (15.48%) Microsoft
25 23 (14.84%) HTML5
26 22 (14.19%) Entity Framework

.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 17 (10.97%) CMS
2 14 (9.03%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (5.16%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (4.52%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.94%) Apache
5 3 (1.94%) nginx
5 3 (1.94%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.29%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.65%) IIS
7 1 (0.65%) Kentico
7 1 (0.65%) Orchard CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (65.81%) SQL Server
2 28 (18.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (16.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (5.16%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.52%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.87%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (3.23%) Blockchain
7 5 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.94%) MySQL
9 2 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.65%) Power BI
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (17.42%) Octopus Deploy
2 16 (10.32%) Visual Studio
3 12 (7.74%) Git (software)
4 9 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (4.52%) TeamCity
6 5 (3.23%) MSTest
6 5 (3.23%) NUnit
7 3 (1.94%) Chocolatey
8 2 (1.29%) AppVeyor
8 2 (1.29%) CircleCI
8 2 (1.29%) Grunt
8 2 (1.29%) gulp
9 1 (0.65%) FitNesse
9 1 (0.65%) Psake
9 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (5.81%) Finance
2 5 (3.23%) Banking
3 4 (2.58%) Retail
4 3 (1.94%) Marketing
5 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (100.00%) .NET
2 109 (70.32%) ASP.NET
3 66 (42.58%) ASP.NET Web API
4 62 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 57 (36.77%) .NET Framework
6 53 (34.19%) HTML
7 47 (30.32%) AngularJS
8 45 (29.03%) CSS
9 40 (25.81%) jQuery
10 25 (16.13%) RESTful
11 23 (14.84%) HTML5
12 22 (14.19%) CSS3
12 22 (14.19%) Entity Framework
13 21 (13.55%) Web Services
14 20 (12.90%) React
15 19 (12.26%) Vue (Vue.js)
16 18 (11.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 18 (11.61%) WCF
17 17 (10.97%) ASP.NET Core
17 17 (10.97%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.97%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.03%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (8.39%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (7.74%) User Experience
5 4 (2.58%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.94%) Linux
2 2 (1.29%) Android
2 2 (1.29%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (61.94%) MVC
2 88 (56.77%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (33.55%) TDD
4 47 (30.32%) Scrum
5 39 (25.16%) Web Development
6 34 (21.94%) Microservices
7 29 (18.71%) SOA
8 27 (17.42%) E-Commerce
9 24 (15.48%) Software Engineering
10 19 (12.26%) OOP
11 17 (10.97%) Front End Development
12 15 (9.68%) SOLID
13 13 (8.39%) BDD
14 12 (7.74%) Test Automation
15 11 (7.10%) OO
15 11 (7.10%) Pair Programming
16 9 (5.81%) Unit Testing
17 7 (4.52%) Continuous Improvement
17 7 (4.52%) Continuous Integration
18 5 (3.23%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 133 (85.81%) C#
2 73 (47.10%) JavaScript
3 63 (40.65%) SQL
4 34 (21.94%) T-SQL
5 15 (9.68%) VB.NET
6 8 (5.16%) TypeScript
7 6 (3.87%) VB
7 6 (3.87%) VB6
8 5 (3.23%) Java
8 5 (3.23%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.94%) C++
10 2 (1.29%) PHP
10 2 (1.29%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.65%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 5 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (15.48%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.32%) Sitecore
3 12 (7.74%) Xamarin
4 4 (2.58%) Telerik
5 2 (1.29%) Oracle