Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 21 17
Rank change year-on-year +12 -4 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET 370 214 358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 10.58% 7.40% 9.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.80% 21.51% 25.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 161 240
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% +3.70%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £475 £459 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £13.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.67 - £14.75

.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 1,331 995 1,416
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 38.06% 34.42% 35.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 739 1,018
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £300
90th Percentile £538 £506 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £404 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.94% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 4
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 - £13.25
10th Percentile £15.24 - £10.97
90th Percentile £19.59 - £16.30
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £38.13 £14.75
% change year-on-year +4.92% +158.47% -57.86%

.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 20 September 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 20 September 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 +2 251 £375 +10.29% 116
Bradford +3 36 £375 +10.29% 43
Huddersfield +6 26 £375 +15.38% 11
Wakefield +11 14 £264 -15.60% 22
Halifax +7 10 £325 -23.08% 2
Batley - 2 £275 - 1
Wetherby 0 1 - - 4
Pontefract - 1 - -
.NET
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 September 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.

1 296 (80.00%) C#
2 193 (52.16%) MVC
3 181 (48.92%) ASP.NET
4 180 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
5 177 (47.84%) SQL Server
6 161 (43.51%) JavaScript
7 130 (35.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 129 (34.86%) AngularJS
9 128 (34.59%) ASP.NET Web API
10 123 (33.24%) SQL
11 100 (27.03%) .NET Framework
12 94 (25.41%) CSS
13 88 (23.78%) Scrum
14 86 (23.24%) HTML
15 77 (20.81%) TDD
16 76 (20.54%) Microsoft
17 70 (18.92%) E-Commerce
18 69 (18.65%) jQuery
18 69 (18.65%) Entity Framework
19 65 (17.57%) Vue.js
20 59 (15.95%) T-SQL
21 51 (13.78%) Microservices
22 49 (13.24%) React
22 49 (13.24%) Software Engineering
23 45 (12.16%) Microsoft Azure
23 45 (12.16%) Team Foundation Server
24 44 (11.89%) Git (software)
25 39 (10.54%) .NET Core
26 37 (10.00%) Web Development
27 36 (9.73%) 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 31 (8.38%) CMS
2 26 (7.03%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (2.97%) IIS
3 11 (2.97%) WebSphere
4 9 (2.43%) Apache
5 8 (2.16%) Jetty
5 8 (2.16%) Mongrel
5 8 (2.16%) nginx
5 8 (2.16%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.62%) WordPress
7 5 (1.35%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.81%) CloudStack
8 3 (0.81%) JBoss
8 3 (0.81%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.81%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.54%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.27%) Confluence
10 1 (0.27%) SAS
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (1.62%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.08%) Epicor Tropos
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 45 (12.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (8.65%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (2.16%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (2.16%) Google App Engine
4 8 (2.16%) SaaS
5 6 (1.62%) npm
6 4 (1.08%) PaaS
7 3 (0.81%) IaaS
7 3 (0.81%) Office 365
8 2 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.27%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.97%) HTTP
2 9 (2.43%) DHCP
2 9 (2.43%) DNS
2 9 (2.43%) FTP
2 9 (2.43%) IPsec
2 9 (2.43%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.16%) SSL
4 5 (1.35%) Firewall
5 2 (0.54%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (47.84%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (3.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (3.24%) MySQL
5 9 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (1.89%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.08%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (0.81%) QlikView
10 2 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.54%) MS Access
10 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.27%) Big Data
11 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.27%) Redis
11 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (12.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 44 (11.89%) Git (software)
3 32 (8.65%) Visual Studio
4 27 (7.30%) Octopus Deploy
5 25 (6.76%) Jenkins
6 15 (4.05%) Selenium
6 15 (4.05%) webpack
7 10 (2.70%) JIRA
7 10 (2.70%) TeamCity
8 9 (2.43%) gulp
9 8 (2.16%) MSTest
9 8 (2.16%) NUnit
9 8 (2.16%) SpecFlow
9 8 (2.16%) Travis CI
10 6 (1.62%) WebDriver
11 4 (1.08%) Grunt
11 4 (1.08%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.08%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (0.81%) JMeter
12 3 (0.81%) Moq
General
1 20 (5.41%) Finance
2 7 (1.89%) Retail
3 6 (1.62%) Automotive
3 6 (1.62%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 266 (71.89%) Developer
2 170 (45.95%) .NET Developer
3 129 (34.86%) C# Developer
4 105 (28.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 48 (12.97%) ASP.NET Developer
6 45 (12.16%) Angular Developer
6 45 (12.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 43 (11.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 43 (11.62%) Full Stack Developer
8 23 (6.22%) SQL Developer
9 21 (5.68%) Software Engineer
10 19 (5.14%) Sitecore Developer
11 18 (4.86%) Architect
12 17 (4.59%) Senior Developer
13 16 (4.32%) JavaScript Developer
13 16 (4.32%) Software Developer
14 15 (4.05%) Senior .NET Developer
15 13 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
16 12 (3.24%) Analyst
16 12 (3.24%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (48.92%) ASP.NET
2 130 (35.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 129 (34.86%) AngularJS
4 128 (34.59%) ASP.NET Web API
5 100 (27.03%) .NET Framework
6 94 (25.41%) CSS
7 86 (23.24%) HTML
8 69 (18.65%) Entity Framework
8 69 (18.65%) jQuery
9 65 (17.57%) Vue.js
10 49 (13.24%) React
11 39 (10.54%) .NET Core
12 32 (8.65%) Web Services
13 27 (7.30%) HTML5
14 24 (6.49%) CSS3
14 24 (6.49%) Node.js
15 23 (6.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 22 (5.95%) WCF
17 12 (3.24%) RESTful
17 12 (3.24%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.92%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (6.22%) User Experience
4 15 (4.05%) Mobile App
5 12 (3.24%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (1.62%) Management Information System
8 3 (0.81%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.54%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.54%) Equities
9 2 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.27%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.27%) Clustering
10 1 (0.27%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.27%) Life Science
10 1 (0.27%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.27%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.05%) Windows
2 12 (3.24%) Linux
3 3 (0.81%) Android
3 3 (0.81%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.54%) Unix
5 1 (0.27%) AIX
5 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (52.16%) MVC
2 180 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (23.78%) Scrum
4 77 (20.81%) TDD
5 70 (18.92%) E-Commerce
6 51 (13.78%) Microservices
7 49 (13.24%) Software Engineering
8 37 (10.00%) Web Development
9 34 (9.19%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (9.19%) Test Automation
10 29 (7.84%) SOLID
11 28 (7.57%) OO
12 23 (6.22%) BDD
13 22 (5.95%) SDLC
14 21 (5.68%) DevOps
15 20 (5.41%) OOP
16 17 (4.59%) Front End Development
16 17 (4.59%) Pair Programming
17 16 (4.32%) SOA
18 14 (3.78%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 296 (80.00%) C#
2 161 (43.51%) JavaScript
3 123 (33.24%) SQL
4 59 (15.95%) T-SQL
5 34 (9.19%) Java
6 17 (4.59%) PowerShell
7 13 (3.51%) Python
8 10 (2.70%) PHP
9 7 (1.89%) TypeScript
10 5 (1.35%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.35%) C++
10 5 (1.35%) VB
11 3 (0.81%) Perl
12 2 (0.54%) Ruby
12 2 (0.54%) Scala
12 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.54%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.54%) VB6
13 1 (0.27%) Go
13 1 (0.27%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (1.35%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.81%) Degree
4 2 (0.54%) CISSP
5 1 (0.27%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) CISA
5 1 (0.27%) CISM
5 1 (0.27%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (0.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.27%) CRISC
5 1 (0.27%) CSSLP
5 1 (0.27%) GIAC
5 1 (0.27%) GSSP-.NET
5 1 (0.27%) GSSP-JAVA
5 1 (0.27%) GWAPT
5 1 (0.27%) ISACA
5 1 (0.27%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.70%) GDPR
1 10 (2.70%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (6.22%) Docker
2 11 (2.97%) Xen
3 8 (2.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.08%) vSphere
5 3 (0.81%) XenServer
6 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (2.97%) Puppet
2 4 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.54%) Cobbler
5 1 (0.27%) Ansible
5 1 (0.27%) Salt
5 1 (0.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 76 (20.54%) Microsoft
2 36 (9.73%) Sitecore
3 9 (2.43%) Google
3 9 (2.43%) VMware
4 8 (2.16%) MuleSoft
4 8 (2.16%) Oracle
5 7 (1.89%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.08%) webMethods
7 2 (0.54%) Capita
7 2 (0.54%) Nintex
7 2 (0.54%) SAP
7 2 (0.54%) Telerik
8 1 (0.27%) Epicor
8 1 (0.27%) IBM
8 1 (0.27%) Intel
8 1 (0.27%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.27%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com