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 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 14 12 10
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2  
Contract jobs citing .NET 122 174 210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 9.10% 9.14% 11.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.47% 29.05% 36.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 118 125
Median daily rate £340 £357 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +9.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £560 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -51.35%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.85%  

.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 479 599 579
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 35.72% 31.46% 32.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 433 362
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -77.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing .NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -3 103 £339 -10.19% 62
Halifax -3 4 £400 +23.07% 6
Bradford +1 3 £340 -2.85% 8
Wakefield 0 3 £350 +16.66% 2
.NET
Yorkshire

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 152 (63.87%) C#
2 115 (48.32%) ASP.NET
3 114 (47.90%) MVC
4 86 (36.13%) JavaScript
4 86 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (34.03%) SQL Server
6 75 (31.51%) SQL
7 64 (26.89%) .NET Framework
8 63 (26.47%) AngularJS
9 62 (26.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 62 (26.05%) HTML
9 62 (26.05%) CSS
10 55 (23.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 46 (19.33%) Microsoft
12 45 (18.91%) Entity Framework
13 34 (14.29%) Visual Studio
14 29 (12.18%) jQuery
15 27 (11.34%) SharePoint
16 23 (9.66%) TDD
17 21 (8.82%) Web Services
18 20 (8.40%) MS Excel
18 20 (8.40%) SOLID
19 19 (7.98%) Grunt
19 19 (7.98%) Scrum
20 18 (7.56%) CMS
20 18 (7.56%) E-Commerce
20 18 (7.56%) Software Engineering
21 17 (7.14%) OO
21 17 (7.14%) Oracle
21 17 (7.14%) gulp

.NET
Top Related 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 (11.34%) SharePoint
2 18 (7.56%) CMS
3 12 (5.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (4.62%) Umbraco
5 5 (2.10%) Mule
5 5 (2.10%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.68%) Confluence
6 4 (1.68%) IIS
6 4 (1.68%) Mule ESB
6 4 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.26%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.26%) SAS
7 3 (1.26%) Sitefinity
7 3 (1.26%) WordPress
8 2 (0.84%) JBoss
8 2 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.84%) StreamWeaver
9 1 (0.42%) Apache
9 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.52%) MS Office
3 4 (1.68%) MS Project
4 2 (0.84%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (3.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.26%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.42%) Magento
3 1 (0.42%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.42%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.84%) Office 365
4 1 (0.42%) GitHub
4 1 (0.42%) IaaS
4 1 (0.42%) PaaS
4 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.68%) Intranet
2 3 (1.26%) Internet
3 2 (0.84%) Firewall
3 2 (0.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (34.03%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (4.62%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.52%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.52%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.68%) MS Access
7 4 (1.68%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.26%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.26%) MySQL
8 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.84%) Riak
10 1 (0.42%) Big Data
10 1 (0.42%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.42%) Power BI
10 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 34 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 19 (7.98%) Grunt
3 17 (7.14%) gulp
4 16 (6.72%) Jasmine
5 15 (6.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (3.78%) Git (software)
7 8 (3.36%) JIRA
8 6 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (2.10%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.68%) Selenium
11 3 (1.26%) Bitbucket
11 3 (1.26%) FitNesse
11 3 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
11 3 (1.26%) Robot Framework
12 2 (0.84%) Jenkins
12 2 (0.84%) MSBuild
12 2 (0.84%) Subversion
12 2 (0.84%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.42%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.42%) ReSharper
General
1 15 (6.30%) Finance
2 11 (4.62%) Back Office
2 11 (4.62%) Publishing
3 9 (3.78%) Advertising
4 7 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.68%) Marketing
6 3 (1.26%) Retail
7 2 (0.84%) Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Automotive
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 183 (76.89%) Developer
2 120 (50.42%) .NET Developer
3 42 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 29 (12.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (11.34%) SQL Developer
6 25 (10.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (8.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
9 13 (5.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 13 (5.46%) Senior Developer
10 12 (5.04%) Analyst
11 11 (4.62%) Software Developer
12 10 (4.20%) Architect
13 9 (3.78%) C# Software Developer
14 8 (3.36%) .NET Software Developer
14 8 (3.36%) Angular Developer
14 8 (3.36%) Web Developer
15 7 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
15 7 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
15 7 (2.94%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (48.32%) ASP.NET
2 64 (26.89%) .NET Framework
3 63 (26.47%) AngularJS
4 62 (26.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 62 (26.05%) CSS
4 62 (26.05%) HTML
5 55 (23.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 45 (18.91%) Entity Framework
7 29 (12.18%) jQuery
8 21 (8.82%) Web Services
9 16 (6.72%) SignalR
10 15 (6.30%) LESS
10 15 (6.30%) Sass
11 14 (5.88%) Angular 2
12 13 (5.46%) HTML5
12 13 (5.46%) XML
13 11 (4.62%) RxJS
14 10 (4.20%) RabbitMQ
14 10 (4.20%) WCF
15 9 (3.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.52%) NHS
3 5 (2.10%) Mobile App
3 5 (2.10%) User Experience
4 4 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.26%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.84%) Derivative
6 2 (0.84%) W3C
7 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.42%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.42%) iPad
7 1 (0.42%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.42%) RIA
7 1 (0.42%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.72%) Windows
2 5 (2.10%) Linux
3 4 (1.68%) Android
3 4 (1.68%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.68%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (47.90%) MVC
2 86 (36.13%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (9.66%) TDD
4 20 (8.40%) SOLID
5 19 (7.98%) Scrum
6 18 (7.56%) E-Commerce
6 18 (7.56%) Software Engineering
7 17 (7.14%) OO
8 16 (6.72%) Web Development
9 13 (5.46%) BDD
9 13 (5.46%) DevOps
9 13 (5.46%) SOA
10 12 (5.04%) Analytics
10 12 (5.04%) Mentoring
11 11 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (4.62%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (4.20%) Migration
13 9 (3.78%) CRM
13 9 (3.78%) Front End Development
14 8 (3.36%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 152 (63.87%) C#
2 86 (36.13%) JavaScript
3 75 (31.51%) SQL
4 16 (6.72%) TypeScript
5 13 (5.46%) T-SQL
6 11 (4.62%) Java
6 11 (4.62%) VB.NET
7 10 (4.20%) C++
8 7 (2.94%) PHP
8 7 (2.94%) VB
9 6 (2.52%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.52%) Python
10 4 (1.68%) VB6
10 4 (1.68%) VBA
11 3 (1.26%) XPath
12 2 (0.84%) Ruby
12 2 (0.84%) XQuery
13 1 (0.42%) C
13 1 (0.42%) Delphi
13 1 (0.42%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (5.46%) Degree
2 6 (2.52%) ISEB
3 5 (2.10%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.10%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.84%) MCAD
5 2 (0.84%) MCSD
5 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.84%) QA
3 1 (0.42%) SDET
3 1 (0.42%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (2.10%) Docker
2 2 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.42%) vSphere
3 1 (0.42%) Xen
3 1 (0.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (2.10%) Ansible
1 5 (2.10%) Puppet
2 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.42%) SCCM
2 1 (0.42%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 46 (19.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.14%) Oracle
3 10 (4.20%) Sitecore
4 5 (2.10%) MuleSoft
5 4 (1.68%) Xamarin
6 3 (1.26%) Adobe
6 3 (1.26%) Sage
7 2 (0.84%) Alterian
7 2 (0.84%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.84%) Google
7 2 (0.84%) IBM
7 2 (0.84%) Rackspace
7 2 (0.84%) Telerik
8 1 (0.42%) CyberArk
8 1 (0.42%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.42%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (0.42%) Imperva
8 1 (0.42%) Qualys
8 1 (0.42%) SAP
8 1 (0.42%) Splunk
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