Period
to 18 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 18 November 2018 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 25 14
Rank change year-on-year +13 -11 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET 323 199 340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 9.55% 6.64% 9.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.14% 20.99% 26.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 148 227
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £345 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% - -1.43%
10th Percentile £300 £305 £250
90th Percentile £481 £490 £493
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £340 £340
% change year-on-year +10.29% - -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £13.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 - £14.19

.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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,190 948 1,268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 35.19% 31.61% 34.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 853 719 914
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £283
90th Percentile £540 £513 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 3
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 - £13.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year -50.00% +138.30% -60.35%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in West Yorkshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in West Yorkshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in West Yorkshire

.NET
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 in West Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in West Yorkshire

.NET
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 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 +6 219 £375 +10.29% 113
Bradford +3 32 £356 +4.78% 27
Huddersfield +4 24 £375 +15.38% 24
Wakefield +8 15 £288 +4.55% 16
Halifax +5 7 £650 +18.18% 8
Pontefract - 3 £335 - 1
Wetherby 0 1 - - 3
Batley - 1 - -
.NET
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for .NET.

1 245 (75.85%) C#
2 160 (49.54%) SQL Server
3 151 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
4 146 (45.20%) JavaScript
5 145 (44.89%) MVC
6 138 (42.72%) ASP.NET
7 122 (37.77%) AngularJS
8 108 (33.44%) SQL
9 90 (27.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 86 (26.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 86 (26.63%) CSS
11 79 (24.46%) .NET Framework
12 76 (23.53%) HTML
13 72 (22.29%) jQuery
14 71 (21.98%) Scrum
15 67 (20.74%) Microsoft
16 65 (20.12%) E-Commerce
17 61 (18.89%) Vue.js
18 54 (16.72%) TDD
19 53 (16.41%) Entity Framework
20 48 (14.86%) T-SQL
21 47 (14.55%) React
22 44 (13.62%) .NET Core
23 43 (13.31%) Team Foundation Server
24 40 (12.38%) Software Engineering
25 37 (11.46%) Microsoft Azure
26 32 (9.91%) Microservices
27 31 (9.60%) Greenfield Project
27 31 (9.60%) Test Automation
28 29 (8.98%) Sitecore

.NET
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 27 (8.36%) CMS
2 24 (7.43%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (3.10%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.17%) WordPress
5 4 (1.24%) CloudStack
5 4 (1.24%) JBoss
5 4 (1.24%) OpenStack
5 4 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.24%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.24%) WebSphere
6 3 (0.93%) Confluence
7 2 (0.62%) IIS
7 2 (0.62%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.31%) Apache
8 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.31%) nginx
8 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.31%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (1.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.31%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.24%) Epicor Tropos
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 37 (11.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (7.74%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.48%) SaaS
4 4 (1.24%) Office 365
4 4 (1.24%) PaaS
5 3 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (0.93%) IaaS
5 3 (0.93%) Serverless
6 2 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.62%) GitHub
6 2 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.62%) npm
6 2 (0.62%) Sage Pay
7 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.31%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.17%) Firewall
2 1 (0.31%) Broadband
2 1 (0.31%) DHCP
2 1 (0.31%) DNS
2 1 (0.31%) FTP
2 1 (0.31%) HTTP
2 1 (0.31%) Internet
2 1 (0.31%) IPsec
2 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (49.54%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (4.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (3.10%) MySQL
5 10 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (2.48%) Oracle Database
7 7 (2.17%) QlikView
8 6 (1.86%) MongoDB
9 4 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.62%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.62%) MS Access
10 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.62%) Redis
11 1 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.31%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.31%) GIS
11 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 43 (13.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (7.12%) Git (software)
3 21 (6.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 16 (4.95%) Jenkins
5 13 (4.02%) Visual Studio
6 10 (3.10%) Selenium
6 10 (3.10%) webpack
7 9 (2.79%) gulp
7 9 (2.79%) TeamCity
8 8 (2.48%) JMeter
9 6 (1.86%) JIRA
9 6 (1.86%) WebDriver
10 4 (1.24%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.24%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (0.93%) Jasmine
11 3 (0.93%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.93%) Moq
11 3 (0.93%) MSTest
11 3 (0.93%) NUnit
11 3 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 20 (6.19%) Finance
2 7 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 6 (1.86%) Retail
4 4 (1.24%) Back Office
4 4 (1.24%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.93%) Automotive
6 1 (0.31%) Front Office
6 1 (0.31%) Law
6 1 (0.31%) Legal
6 1 (0.31%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 229 (70.90%) Developer
2 143 (44.27%) .NET Developer
3 113 (34.98%) C# Developer
4 94 (29.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (15.79%) Angular Developer
6 38 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 38 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 37 (11.46%) Full Stack Developer
8 35 (10.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 32 (9.91%) SQL Developer
10 17 (5.26%) SQL Server Developer
11 15 (4.64%) Senior Developer
11 15 (4.64%) Software Engineer
12 14 (4.33%) Architect
13 13 (4.02%) Software Developer
13 13 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (3.72%) Analyst
15 11 (3.41%) JavaScript Developer
16 10 (3.10%) Senior .NET Developer
16 10 (3.10%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (42.72%) ASP.NET
2 122 (37.77%) AngularJS
3 90 (27.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 86 (26.63%) ASP.NET Web API
4 86 (26.63%) CSS
5 79 (24.46%) .NET Framework
6 76 (23.53%) HTML
7 72 (22.29%) jQuery
8 61 (18.89%) Vue.js
9 53 (16.41%) Entity Framework
10 47 (14.55%) React
11 44 (13.62%) .NET Core
12 26 (8.05%) Web Services
13 25 (7.74%) HTML5
14 24 (7.43%) CSS3
15 19 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (4.33%) Node.js
17 13 (4.02%) WCF
18 11 (3.41%) WPF
19 10 (3.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.60%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (6.19%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (6.19%) User Experience
3 11 (3.41%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.48%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.24%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.24%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.24%) Thin Client
7 3 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.62%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.62%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.31%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.31%) Fintech
9 1 (0.31%) Life Science
9 1 (0.31%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.31%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.31%) Replication
9 1 (0.31%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.95%) Windows
2 7 (2.17%) Linux
3 3 (0.93%) Unix
4 2 (0.62%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.31%) AIX
5 1 (0.31%) Android
5 1 (0.31%) CentOS
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (46.75%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (44.89%) MVC
3 71 (21.98%) Scrum
4 65 (20.12%) E-Commerce
5 54 (16.72%) TDD
6 40 (12.38%) Software Engineering
7 32 (9.91%) Microservices
8 31 (9.60%) Test Automation
9 29 (8.98%) Web Development
10 23 (7.12%) BDD
11 18 (5.57%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (5.57%) SOLID
12 17 (5.26%) DevOps
12 17 (5.26%) SDLC
13 16 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (4.95%) OOP
14 14 (4.33%) OO
15 13 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (4.02%) Pair Programming
15 13 (4.02%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 245 (75.85%) C#
2 146 (45.20%) JavaScript
3 108 (33.44%) SQL
4 48 (14.86%) T-SQL
5 20 (6.19%) Java
6 17 (5.26%) Python
7 12 (3.72%) PowerShell
8 9 (2.79%) PHP
9 7 (2.17%) Bash Shell
9 7 (2.17%) TypeScript
10 6 (1.86%) C++
11 4 (1.24%) Perl
11 4 (1.24%) VB
12 3 (0.93%) Ruby
12 3 (0.93%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.62%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.62%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.31%) C
14 1 (0.31%) Scala
14 1 (0.31%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (1.86%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (0.93%) Degree
2 3 (0.93%) MCITP
2 3 (0.93%) MCSE
2 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.31%) ISEB
4 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.17%) QA
2 6 (1.86%) GDPR
System Software
1 15 (4.64%) Docker
2 5 (1.55%) Xen
3 4 (1.24%) vSphere
3 4 (1.24%) XenServer
4 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.55%) Puppet
2 3 (0.93%) Cobbler
3 2 (0.62%) Ansible
3 2 (0.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.31%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.31%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.31%) Salt
4 1 (0.31%) Terraform
4 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 67 (20.74%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.98%) Sitecore
3 14 (4.33%) Oracle
4 5 (1.55%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.24%) MuleSoft
5 4 (1.24%) Nintex
6 3 (0.93%) RedGate
6 3 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.62%) Google
7 2 (0.62%) SAP
7 2 (0.62%) Telerik
8 1 (0.31%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.31%) HP
8 1 (0.31%) IBM
8 1 (0.31%) Intel
8 1 (0.31%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.31%) VMware