Period
to 16 February 2019

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 16 February 2019 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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 14 17
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -9
Contract jobs citing .NET 296 287 239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 9.07% 8.89% 7.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.82% 27.97% 23.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 226 175
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% -5.42%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £267
90th Percentile £513 £500 £460
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £13.50
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 - £14.69

.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 1,027 1,026 1,008
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 31.45% 31.78% 33.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 740 758 696
West Yorkshire median daily rate £414 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £284
90th Percentile £550 £538 £533
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.93 £42.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.69% +86.67% +110.28%
10th Percentile £16.04 £41.00 £15.08
90th Percentile £37.51 £43.00 £26.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £41.00 £14.87
% change year-on-year -14.63% +175.82% -54.26%

.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 16 February 2019.

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 16 February 2019. 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 -3 200 £375 +7.14% 156
Bradford +6 47 £345 +1.47% 36
Halifax +1 13 £600 -3.03% 3
Huddersfield +6 10 £375 +17.19% 23
Wakefield 0 7 £316 -2.69% 27
Pontefract - 2 £335 - 3
Wetherby 0 1 £325 +8.33% 16
Pudsey - 1 £388 -
.NET
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, 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.

1 214 (72.30%) C#
2 145 (48.99%) Agile Software Development
3 130 (43.92%) SQL Server
4 126 (42.57%) MVC
5 125 (42.23%) JavaScript
6 106 (35.81%) SQL
7 100 (33.78%) ASP.NET
8 99 (33.45%) AngularJS
9 85 (28.72%) jQuery
10 67 (22.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 67 (22.64%) CSS
11 60 (20.27%) Microsoft
12 59 (19.93%) HTML
13 58 (19.59%) ASP.NET Web API
14 57 (19.26%) .NET Framework
15 56 (18.92%) Vue.js
16 54 (18.24%) E-Commerce
17 53 (17.91%) Scrum
18 52 (17.57%) React
19 49 (16.55%) TDD
20 44 (14.86%) T-SQL
20 44 (14.86%) .NET Core
21 39 (13.18%) Microsoft Azure
22 36 (12.16%) Sitecore
23 35 (11.82%) Software Engineering
24 33 (11.15%) Entity Framework
25 31 (10.47%) Microservices
26 29 (9.80%) CMS
27 26 (8.78%) Test Automation
27 26 (8.78%) Sitecore CMS

.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 29 (9.80%) CMS
2 26 (8.78%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (3.72%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.36%) WordPress
5 6 (2.03%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.69%) Confluence
7 4 (1.35%) Apache
7 4 (1.35%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.35%) nginx
8 3 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.01%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.68%) IIS
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.34%) JBoss
10 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (2.70%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.35%) Epicor Tropos
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (13.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (7.43%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.35%) GitHub
4 3 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (1.01%) Office 365
4 3 (1.01%) SaaS
4 3 (1.01%) Serverless
5 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.68%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.34%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.01%) Firewall
1 3 (1.01%) Internet
2 1 (0.34%) Broadband
2 1 (0.34%) DHCP
2 1 (0.34%) DNS
2 1 (0.34%) FTP
2 1 (0.34%) HTTP
2 1 (0.34%) IPsec
2 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (43.92%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 19 (6.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (4.05%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.38%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.70%) MySQL
5 8 (2.70%) QlikView
6 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.69%) Redis
8 4 (1.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.35%) CouchDB
8 4 (1.35%) GIS
8 4 (1.35%) Hadoop
8 4 (1.35%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.35%) Riak
9 3 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 22 (7.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (5.74%) Visual Studio
3 14 (4.73%) Git (software)
4 12 (4.05%) gulp
5 11 (3.72%) Jenkins
5 11 (3.72%) Octopus Deploy
5 11 (3.72%) webpack
6 7 (2.36%) JMeter
7 6 (2.03%) Mercurial
7 6 (2.03%) Selenium
7 6 (2.03%) Subversion
7 6 (2.03%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.35%) Cucumber
9 3 (1.01%) JIRA
9 3 (1.01%) Moq
9 3 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (1.01%) WebDriver
9 3 (1.01%) YouTrack
10 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.68%) SpecFlow
General
1 21 (7.09%) Finance
2 6 (2.03%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.69%) Back Office
3 5 (1.69%) Retail
4 4 (1.35%) Marketing
5 2 (0.68%) Automotive
5 2 (0.68%) Banking
5 2 (0.68%) Front Office
6 1 (0.34%) Law
6 1 (0.34%) Legal
6 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 206 (69.59%) Developer
2 128 (43.24%) .NET Developer
3 79 (26.69%) C# Developer
4 71 (23.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (12.50%) Angular Developer
6 33 (11.15%) SQL Developer
7 28 (9.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 26 (8.78%) ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (8.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (7.43%) Full Stack Developer
11 16 (5.41%) Software Developer
11 16 (5.41%) Software Engineer
12 14 (4.73%) Architect
13 13 (4.39%) Analyst
13 13 (4.39%) JavaScript Developer
13 13 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (4.05%) Sitecore Developer
14 12 (4.05%) SQL Server Developer
15 11 (3.72%) Head of Development
16 9 (3.04%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (33.78%) ASP.NET
2 99 (33.45%) AngularJS
3 85 (28.72%) jQuery
4 67 (22.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 67 (22.64%) CSS
5 59 (19.93%) HTML
6 58 (19.59%) ASP.NET Web API
7 57 (19.26%) .NET Framework
8 56 (18.92%) Vue.js
9 52 (17.57%) React
10 44 (14.86%) .NET Core
11 33 (11.15%) Entity Framework
12 17 (5.74%) Node.js
13 15 (5.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (4.73%) CSS3
14 14 (4.73%) HTML5
15 13 (4.39%) Web Services
15 13 (4.39%) XML
16 11 (3.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 9 (3.04%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.11%) User Experience
2 22 (7.43%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (3.72%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.36%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.03%) Fat Client
6 6 (2.03%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.69%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.68%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.68%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.68%) Wiki
9 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.34%) Fintech
9 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.34%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.34%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.04%) Windows
2 4 (1.35%) Android
2 4 (1.35%) Linux
3 2 (0.68%) Unix
3 2 (0.68%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.34%) CentOS
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (48.99%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (42.57%) MVC
3 54 (18.24%) E-Commerce
4 53 (17.91%) Scrum
5 49 (16.55%) TDD
6 35 (11.82%) Software Engineering
7 31 (10.47%) Microservices
8 26 (8.78%) Test Automation
9 25 (8.45%) BDD
10 23 (7.77%) OOP
11 17 (5.74%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (5.74%) SOLID
12 16 (5.41%) SOA
13 15 (5.07%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (4.73%) Open Source
14 14 (4.73%) Pair Programming
15 13 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (4.39%) DevOps
16 12 (4.05%) Continuous Delivery
16 12 (4.05%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 214 (72.30%) C#
2 125 (42.23%) JavaScript
3 106 (35.81%) SQL
4 44 (14.86%) T-SQL
5 17 (5.74%) Python
6 15 (5.07%) Java
7 12 (4.05%) PHP
8 7 (2.36%) TypeScript
9 4 (1.35%) C++
9 4 (1.35%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.35%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.01%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.01%) ES6
11 2 (0.68%) C
11 2 (0.68%) ES7
11 2 (0.68%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.34%) Perl
12 1 (0.34%) Ruby
12 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (3.38%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (1.35%) Degree
3 3 (1.01%) MCITP
3 3 (1.01%) MCSE
3 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.01%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.68%) ISEB
4 2 (0.68%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.72%) GDPR
2 5 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 11 (3.72%) Docker
2 2 (0.68%) Xen
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) vSphere
3 1 (0.34%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (1.69%) Ansible
2 3 (1.01%) HP ALM
2 3 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.01%) Puppet
3 2 (0.68%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.68%) Terraform
4 1 (0.34%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.34%) Salt
4 1 (0.34%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 60 (20.27%) Microsoft
2 36 (12.16%) Sitecore
3 22 (7.43%) Oracle
4 7 (2.36%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.35%) Nintex
6 3 (1.01%) HP
6 3 (1.01%) RedGate
6 3 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.68%) Google
7 2 (0.68%) SAP
7 2 (0.68%) Telerik
8 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.34%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.34%) F5
8 1 (0.34%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.34%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.34%) VMware