Period
to 18 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 15 15
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET 368 245 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 10.69% 8.56% 8.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.09% 22.60% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 188 242
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £275
90th Percentile £474 £475 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £9.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.83 - £9.00

.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 1,310 1,084 1,386
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 38.04% 37.88% 34.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 806 1,016
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £310 £308 £303
90th Percentile £535 £525 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 7
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.41 - £10.20
10th Percentile £15.24 - £9.72
90th Percentile £33.63 - £13.12
Yorkshire median hourly rate £37.50 £41.25 £10.20
% change year-on-year -9.09% +304.41% -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 18 July 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 July 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 0 291 £375 +10.29% 98
Bradford -4 19 £350 +2.94% 22
Halifax +8 12 £325 -20.97% 5
Wakefield +7 12 £290 -17.14% 9
Huddersfield +5 11 £375 +15.38% 3
Batley - 2 £275 - 3
Pudsey -1 1 £363 -15.70% 2
Pontefract - 1 - -
.NET
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 July 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.

1 312 (84.78%) C#
2 207 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 200 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
4 198 (53.80%) MVC
5 177 (48.10%) SQL Server
6 165 (44.84%) JavaScript
7 139 (37.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 137 (37.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 118 (32.07%) AngularJS
10 116 (31.52%) SQL
11 105 (28.53%) CSS
12 98 (26.63%) HTML
13 83 (22.55%) TDD
14 82 (22.28%) .NET Framework
14 82 (22.28%) Microsoft
15 81 (22.01%) Scrum
16 69 (18.75%) jQuery
17 61 (16.58%) E-Commerce
18 60 (16.30%) Microsoft Azure
19 56 (15.22%) Microservices
20 55 (14.95%) Vue.js
20 55 (14.95%) T-SQL
21 52 (14.13%) Entity Framework
22 51 (13.86%) Git (software)
22 51 (13.86%) Web Development
23 49 (13.32%) React
24 46 (12.50%) Test Automation
24 46 (12.50%) Software Engineering
25 43 (11.68%) Team Foundation Server
26 42 (11.41%) Octopus Deploy

.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 19 (5.16%) CMS
2 10 (2.72%) Apache
2 10 (2.72%) IIS
3 9 (2.45%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (2.17%) Jetty
4 8 (2.17%) Mongrel
4 8 (2.17%) nginx
4 8 (2.17%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.17%) WebSphere
5 7 (1.90%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.09%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.54%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.54%) Mule
7 2 (0.54%) SAS
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.27%) Epicor Tropos
1 1 (0.27%) Maximo
1 1 (0.27%) NetSuite
1 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 60 (16.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (2.17%) Google App Engine
5 6 (1.63%) npm
5 6 (1.63%) SaaS
6 5 (1.36%) PaaS
7 4 (1.09%) IaaS
8 1 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.99%) HTTP
2 8 (2.17%) DHCP
2 8 (2.17%) DNS
2 8 (2.17%) FTP
2 8 (2.17%) IPsec
2 8 (2.17%) SSL
2 8 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.54%) Firewall
3 2 (0.54%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (0.27%) AMQP
4 1 (0.27%) Internet
4 1 (0.27%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (48.10%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.79%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (5.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (1.90%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.63%) MySQL
6 5 (1.36%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.54%) Big Data
8 2 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.54%) MS Access
8 2 (0.54%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.27%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 51 (13.86%) Git (software)
2 43 (11.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 42 (11.41%) Octopus Deploy
4 36 (9.78%) Visual Studio
5 29 (7.88%) Jenkins
6 16 (4.35%) TeamCity
7 14 (3.80%) NUnit
7 14 (3.80%) Selenium
8 13 (3.53%) MSTest
9 12 (3.26%) webpack
10 8 (2.17%) SpecFlow
10 8 (2.17%) Travis CI
11 7 (1.90%) JIRA
12 6 (1.63%) Grunt
12 6 (1.63%) gulp
13 4 (1.09%) Jasmine
13 4 (1.09%) JMeter
13 4 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
13 4 (1.09%) WebDriver
14 2 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 21 (5.71%) Finance
2 7 (1.90%) Retail
3 6 (1.63%) Automotive
3 6 (1.63%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.09%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.09%) Marketing
5 1 (0.27%) Advertising
5 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 278 (75.54%) Developer
2 174 (47.28%) .NET Developer
3 128 (34.78%) C# Developer
4 103 (27.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 58 (15.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 54 (14.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 42 (11.41%) Angular Developer
8 30 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 30 (8.15%) Full Stack Developer
9 22 (5.98%) JavaScript Developer
9 22 (5.98%) Sitecore Developer
9 22 (5.98%) SQL Developer
10 19 (5.16%) Web Developer
11 17 (4.62%) Senior Developer
12 16 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
13 15 (4.08%) Software Developer
13 15 (4.08%) Software Engineer
14 14 (3.80%) SQL Server Developer
15 12 (3.26%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 12 (3.26%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (56.25%) ASP.NET
2 139 (37.77%) ASP.NET Web API
3 137 (37.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 118 (32.07%) AngularJS
5 105 (28.53%) CSS
6 98 (26.63%) HTML
7 82 (22.28%) .NET Framework
8 69 (18.75%) jQuery
9 55 (14.95%) Vue.js
10 52 (14.13%) Entity Framework
11 49 (13.32%) React
12 37 (10.05%) Web Services
13 32 (8.70%) CSS3
13 32 (8.70%) HTML5
14 29 (7.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 27 (7.34%) .NET Core
16 26 (7.07%) WCF
17 25 (6.79%) Node.js
18 23 (6.25%) RESTful
19 18 (4.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.88%) Enterprise Software
2 27 (7.34%) Self-Motivation
3 23 (6.25%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (4.08%) User Experience
5 14 (3.80%) Mobile App
6 12 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.90%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.63%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.09%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.82%) Life Science
10 3 (0.82%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.54%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.54%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.54%) Equities
11 2 (0.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.27%) Clustering
12 1 (0.27%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.27%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.27%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.27%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.53%) Windows
2 12 (3.26%) Android
2 12 (3.26%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.72%) Linux
4 2 (0.54%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.27%) AIX
5 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (53.80%) MVC
3 83 (22.55%) TDD
4 81 (22.01%) Scrum
5 61 (16.58%) E-Commerce
6 56 (15.22%) Microservices
7 51 (13.86%) Web Development
8 46 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 46 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 40 (10.87%) OO
10 36 (9.78%) SOLID
11 34 (9.24%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (8.42%) Front End Development
13 26 (7.07%) DevOps
14 21 (5.71%) BDD
15 18 (4.89%) OOP
16 16 (4.35%) Pair Programming
16 16 (4.35%) Unit Testing
17 15 (4.08%) SDLC
17 15 (4.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 312 (84.78%) C#
2 165 (44.84%) JavaScript
3 116 (31.52%) SQL
4 55 (14.95%) T-SQL
5 35 (9.51%) Java
6 17 (4.62%) PowerShell
7 14 (3.80%) VB.NET
8 11 (2.99%) TypeScript
9 10 (2.72%) Python
10 9 (2.45%) VB
11 7 (1.90%) PHP
12 6 (1.63%) VB6
13 4 (1.09%) C++
14 3 (0.82%) C
14 3 (0.82%) Scala
15 2 (0.54%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.54%) Perl
15 2 (0.54%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.54%) VBA
16 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (2.17%) Degree
2 6 (1.63%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.36%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.54%) CISSP
4 2 (0.54%) Computer Science Degree
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%) 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 13 (3.53%) QA
2 5 (1.36%) SLA
3 4 (1.09%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (4.62%) Docker
2 8 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.17%) Xen
3 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.45%) Puppet
2 2 (0.54%) Ansible
2 2 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 82 (22.28%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.79%) Sitecore
3 14 (3.80%) Xamarin
4 13 (3.53%) Google
5 9 (2.45%) VMware
6 7 (1.90%) MuleSoft
7 4 (1.09%) webMethods
8 3 (0.82%) Oracle
9 2 (0.54%) Splunk
10 1 (0.27%) Capita
10 1 (0.27%) Epicor
10 1 (0.27%) IBM
10 1 (0.27%) Intel
10 1 (0.27%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.27%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.27%) SAP
10 1 (0.27%) Tableau
10 1 (0.27%) Telerik