Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 13 11
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 351 234 393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 10.50% 8.34% 9.90%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.98% 23.85% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 182 260
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £285 £265 £281
90th Percentile £506 £437 £551
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £45.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £32.50

.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 1,211 981 1,258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 36.21% 34.97% 31.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 874 705 869
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £300 £293 £288
90th Percentile £538 £540 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 8
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.67% +120.59% -72.80%
10th Percentile £41.00 £18.75 £9.84
90th Percentile £43.00 £26.25 £45.23
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £22.50 £10.20
% change year-on-year +82.22% +120.59% -74.50%

.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 21 April 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 21 April 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 +1 291 £375 +11.11% 99
Bradford +12 20 £331 -2.57% 10
Halifax +2 13 £456 +40.38% 1
Wakefield +1 10 £340 -2.86% 10
Huddersfield -2 4 £345 -2.82% 5
Pudsey - 1 £363 - 1
.NET
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 271 (77.21%) C#
2 188 (53.56%) ASP.NET
3 185 (52.71%) Agile Software Development
4 166 (47.29%) MVC
5 149 (42.45%) JavaScript
6 142 (40.46%) SQL Server
7 108 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 106 (30.20%) SQL
9 105 (29.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 104 (29.63%) HTML
11 94 (26.78%) AngularJS
12 92 (26.21%) CSS
13 74 (21.08%) TDD
13 74 (21.08%) jQuery
14 64 (18.23%) .NET Framework
15 62 (17.66%) Scrum
16 59 (16.81%) Microservices
17 58 (16.52%) Test Automation
18 56 (15.95%) React
18 56 (15.95%) Microsoft
19 55 (15.67%) Web Development
20 54 (15.38%) T-SQL
21 43 (12.25%) CSS3
22 42 (11.97%) Node.js
22 42 (11.97%) HTML5
23 41 (11.68%) Microsoft Azure
24 40 (11.40%) SOLID
25 38 (10.83%) Git (software)
26 37 (10.54%) Java
26 37 (10.54%) Web Services

.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 31 (8.83%) CMS
2 20 (5.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (3.13%) Umbraco
4 10 (2.85%) Apache
5 9 (2.56%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.28%) IIS
6 8 (2.28%) nginx
7 6 (1.71%) Jetty
7 6 (1.71%) Mongrel
7 6 (1.71%) SharePoint
7 6 (1.71%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.42%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (1.14%) EPiServer
9 4 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.85%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.85%) Kentico
10 3 (0.85%) SAS
11 2 (0.57%) Mule
12 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.28%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 41 (11.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (6.55%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.71%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.57%) IaaS
5 2 (0.57%) Office 365
5 2 (0.57%) PaaS
6 1 (0.28%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.13%) HTTP
2 7 (1.99%) TCP/IP
3 6 (1.71%) DHCP
3 6 (1.71%) DNS
3 6 (1.71%) FTP
3 6 (1.71%) IPsec
3 6 (1.71%) SSL
4 5 (1.42%) SMS
5 2 (0.57%) AMQP
5 2 (0.57%) Firewall
5 2 (0.57%) Internet
6 1 (0.28%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (40.46%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (5.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (4.56%) NoSQL
5 12 (3.42%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.99%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (1.99%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (1.42%) Blockchain
7 5 (1.42%) Cloud Spanner
7 5 (1.42%) MySQL
7 5 (1.42%) NewSQL
7 5 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
7 5 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.85%) Adabas
9 2 (0.57%) Big Data
9 2 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (10.83%) Git (software)
2 32 (9.12%) Octopus Deploy
3 30 (8.55%) Visual Studio
4 23 (6.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (6.27%) Jenkins
6 16 (4.56%) TeamCity
7 12 (3.42%) Selenium
8 9 (2.56%) SpecFlow
9 7 (1.99%) NUnit
9 7 (1.99%) webpack
10 6 (1.71%) gulp
10 6 (1.71%) JIRA
10 6 (1.71%) MSTest
10 6 (1.71%) Travis CI
11 5 (1.42%) AppVeyor
11 5 (1.42%) CircleCI
11 5 (1.42%) Grunt
12 4 (1.14%) Chocolatey
12 4 (1.14%) Cucumber
13 3 (0.85%) MSBuild
General
1 26 (7.41%) Finance
2 12 (3.42%) Banking
2 12 (3.42%) Retail
3 5 (1.42%) Marketing
4 3 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.28%) Advertising
6 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 266 (75.78%) Developer
2 157 (44.73%) .NET Developer
3 100 (28.49%) C# Developer
4 82 (23.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (12.82%) ASP.NET Developer
6 38 (10.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (6.55%) Angular Developer
7 23 (6.55%) Full Stack Developer
8 22 (6.27%) Sitecore Developer
9 21 (5.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 21 (5.98%) JavaScript Developer
10 20 (5.70%) Web Developer
11 19 (5.41%) Architect
12 16 (4.56%) Software Developer
12 16 (4.56%) SQL Developer
12 16 (4.56%) VB.NET Developer
13 14 (3.99%) Software Engineer
14 11 (3.13%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
15 10 (2.85%) Analyst
15 10 (2.85%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (53.56%) ASP.NET
2 108 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 105 (29.91%) ASP.NET Web API
4 104 (29.63%) HTML
5 94 (26.78%) AngularJS
6 92 (26.21%) CSS
7 74 (21.08%) jQuery
8 64 (18.23%) .NET Framework
9 56 (15.95%) React
10 43 (12.25%) CSS3
11 42 (11.97%) HTML5
11 42 (11.97%) Node.js
12 37 (10.54%) Web Services
13 34 (9.69%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 33 (9.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 29 (8.26%) Entity Framework
16 28 (7.98%) RESTful
17 22 (6.27%) XML
18 19 (5.41%) .NET Core
19 16 (4.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.84%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (6.55%) Self-Motivation
3 23 (6.55%) User Experience
4 18 (5.13%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (2.85%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.71%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.71%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.14%) FMCG
7 4 (1.14%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.85%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.57%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.57%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.57%) Life Science
10 1 (0.28%) Clustering
10 1 (0.28%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.28%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.28%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.28%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.69%) Android
1 27 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 13 (3.70%) Windows
3 12 (3.42%) Linux
4 2 (0.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.28%) AIX
5 1 (0.28%) VMS
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (52.71%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (47.29%) MVC
3 74 (21.08%) TDD
4 62 (17.66%) Scrum
5 59 (16.81%) Microservices
6 58 (16.52%) Test Automation
7 55 (15.67%) Web Development
8 40 (11.40%) SOLID
9 37 (10.54%) E-Commerce
9 37 (10.54%) Front End Development
10 36 (10.26%) DevOps
11 34 (9.69%) Software Engineering
12 30 (8.55%) OO
12 30 (8.55%) SOA
13 27 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (7.41%) OOP
15 19 (5.41%) BDD
16 15 (4.27%) SDLC
17 13 (3.70%) Pair Programming
17 13 (3.70%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 271 (77.21%) C#
2 149 (42.45%) JavaScript
3 106 (30.20%) SQL
4 54 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 37 (10.54%) Java
6 25 (7.12%) VB.NET
7 16 (4.56%) PHP
8 15 (4.27%) VB
9 14 (3.99%) VB6
10 12 (3.42%) TypeScript
11 7 (1.99%) PowerShell
11 7 (1.99%) Python
12 6 (1.71%) C
13 5 (1.42%) ES6
14 4 (1.14%) RPG
14 4 (1.14%) VBA
15 3 (0.85%) C++
15 3 (0.85%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.57%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.57%) Natural
Qualifications
1 8 (2.28%) Degree
2 6 (1.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.85%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.57%) CISSP
4 2 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.28%) CISA
5 1 (0.28%) CISM
5 1 (0.28%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.28%) CRISC
5 1 (0.28%) CSSLP
5 1 (0.28%) GIAC
5 1 (0.28%) GSSP-.NET
5 1 (0.28%) GSSP-JAVA
5 1 (0.28%) GWAPT
5 1 (0.28%) ISACA
5 1 (0.28%) ISEB
5 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.28%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.70%) QA
2 8 (2.28%) SLA
3 6 (1.71%) GDPR
4 2 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (2.85%) Docker
2 6 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.71%) Xen
3 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.28%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.99%) Puppet
2 3 (0.85%) Ansible
3 2 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 56 (15.95%) Microsoft
2 35 (9.97%) Xamarin
3 31 (8.83%) Sitecore
4 11 (3.13%) Google
5 10 (2.85%) Oracle
6 7 (1.99%) VMware
7 5 (1.42%) SAP
8 4 (1.14%) QAD
9 2 (0.57%) IBM
9 2 (0.57%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.57%) Splunk
10 1 (0.28%) AppDynamics
10 1 (0.28%) Capita
10 1 (0.28%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.28%) Intel
10 1 (0.28%) New Relic
10 1 (0.28%) Tableau
10 1 (0.28%) Workday