Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 22 May 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 14 11
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 481 336 539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.94% 7.97% 9.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.49% 22.64% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 265 371
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £275 £246 £273
90th Percentile £475 £479 £538
England median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.83 - £9.00
England median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.65% +14.67% +10.29%

.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 Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,631 1,484 1,784
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 33.71% 35.20% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,139 1,028 1,259
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £283
90th Percentile £535 £538 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 13
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £22.50 £10.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.22% +120.59% -74.50%
10th Percentile £35.00 £18.75 £9.24
90th Percentile £42.11 £38.50 £40.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +7.89% +8.57%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Yorkshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET in Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Yorkshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Yorkshire

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET in Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Yorkshire

.NET
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 May 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
West Yorkshire +5 381 £375 +10.29% 169
South Yorkshire +8 49 £313 - 66
North Yorkshire -2 37 £363 +3.57% 39
East Yorkshire +1 11 £425 +32.81% 12
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 381 (79.21%) C#
2 248 (51.56%) ASP.NET
3 241 (50.10%) Agile Software Development
4 222 (46.15%) MVC
5 204 (42.41%) SQL Server
6 201 (41.79%) JavaScript
7 162 (33.68%) SQL
8 146 (30.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 140 (29.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 139 (28.90%) HTML
11 128 (26.61%) CSS
12 121 (25.16%) AngularJS
13 107 (22.25%) Microsoft
14 106 (22.04%) .NET Framework
15 105 (21.83%) TDD
16 97 (20.17%) jQuery
17 90 (18.71%) Scrum
18 69 (14.35%) Web Development
18 69 (14.35%) Microservices
19 65 (13.51%) Visual Studio
19 65 (13.51%) T-SQL
20 61 (12.68%) Test Automation
21 60 (12.47%) Microsoft Azure
22 59 (12.27%) React
22 59 (12.27%) Entity Framework
23 58 (12.06%) Git (software)
24 56 (11.64%) Software Engineering
25 54 (11.23%) HTML5
25 54 (11.23%) CSS3
26 52 (10.81%) Continuous Integration

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 35 (7.28%) CMS
2 19 (3.95%) Sitecore CMS
3 13 (2.70%) Umbraco
4 12 (2.49%) Apache
5 11 (2.29%) IIS
6 10 (2.08%) nginx
6 10 (2.08%) Tomcat
7 8 (1.66%) Confluence
7 8 (1.66%) Jetty
7 8 (1.66%) Mongrel
7 8 (1.66%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.46%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.25%) EPiServer
10 5 (1.04%) NServiceBus
11 4 (0.83%) SAS
12 3 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (0.62%) Kentico
12 3 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.42%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Epicor Tropos
4 1 (0.21%) Maximo
4 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 60 (12.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.66%) Google App Engine
5 4 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (0.83%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (0.83%) npm
6 2 (0.42%) GitHub
6 2 (0.42%) IaaS
6 2 (0.42%) Office 365
6 2 (0.42%) PaaS
7 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.33%) HTTP
2 9 (1.87%) Internet
3 8 (1.66%) DHCP
3 8 (1.66%) DNS
3 8 (1.66%) FTP
3 8 (1.66%) IPsec
3 8 (1.66%) SSL
3 8 (1.66%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.46%) Intranet
5 6 (1.25%) SMS
6 2 (0.42%) AMQP
6 2 (0.42%) Firewall
6 2 (0.42%) FIX Connectivity
7 1 (0.21%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (42.41%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (4.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (3.74%) MySQL
5 16 (3.33%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.70%) MongoDB
7 8 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
8 7 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.04%) Blockchain
9 5 (1.04%) Cloud Spanner
9 5 (1.04%) Ingres
9 5 (1.04%) NewSQL
9 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (0.62%) Adabas
12 2 (0.42%) Big Data
12 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 65 (13.51%) Visual Studio
2 58 (12.06%) Git (software)
3 51 (10.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 43 (8.94%) Octopus Deploy
5 27 (5.61%) Jenkins
6 21 (4.37%) TeamCity
7 17 (3.53%) Selenium
8 16 (3.33%) JIRA
9 14 (2.91%) NUnit
10 13 (2.70%) MSTest
11 12 (2.49%) SpecFlow
12 10 (2.08%) webpack
13 8 (1.66%) Travis CI
14 6 (1.25%) Bitbucket
14 6 (1.25%) gulp
15 5 (1.04%) Grunt
16 4 (0.83%) AppScan
16 4 (0.83%) Chocolatey
16 4 (0.83%) Cucumber
17 3 (0.62%) WebDriver
General
1 39 (8.11%) Finance
2 15 (3.12%) Retail
3 14 (2.91%) Banking
4 4 (0.83%) Manufacturing
4 4 (0.83%) Marketing
5 3 (0.62%) Advertising
5 3 (0.62%) Automotive
5 3 (0.62%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.42%) Law
7 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.21%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 358 (74.43%) Developer
2 212 (44.07%) .NET Developer
3 145 (30.15%) C# Developer
4 121 (25.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 59 (12.27%) ASP.NET Developer
6 52 (10.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 32 (6.65%) Angular Developer
8 30 (6.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 29 (6.03%) Full Stack Developer
9 29 (6.03%) Sitecore Developer
10 28 (5.82%) SQL Developer
11 27 (5.61%) Software Engineer
12 23 (4.78%) Architect
13 22 (4.57%) Software Developer
14 21 (4.37%) Web Developer
15 20 (4.16%) JavaScript Developer
16 19 (3.95%) Analyst
16 19 (3.95%) VB.NET Developer
17 14 (2.91%) C# Software Engineer
18 13 (2.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (51.56%) ASP.NET
2 146 (30.35%) ASP.NET Web API
3 140 (29.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 139 (28.90%) HTML
5 128 (26.61%) CSS
6 121 (25.16%) AngularJS
7 106 (22.04%) .NET Framework
8 97 (20.17%) jQuery
9 59 (12.27%) Entity Framework
9 59 (12.27%) React
10 54 (11.23%) CSS3
10 54 (11.23%) HTML5
11 50 (10.40%) Web Services
12 45 (9.36%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 44 (9.15%) WCF
14 37 (7.69%) Node.js
15 35 (7.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 33 (6.86%) RESTful
17 28 (5.82%) WPF
18 22 (4.57%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.65%) Enterprise Software
2 29 (6.03%) Greenfield Project
3 26 (5.41%) User Experience
4 24 (4.99%) Self-Motivation
5 23 (4.78%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (3.12%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.08%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.66%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.25%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.04%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.83%) FMCG
12 3 (0.62%) Cloud Native
12 3 (0.62%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.42%) Equities
13 2 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.42%) Life Science
13 2 (0.42%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.42%) W3C
14 1 (0.21%) Clustering
14 1 (0.21%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.41%) Android
1 26 (5.41%) Apple iOS
2 15 (3.12%) Windows
3 13 (2.70%) Linux
4 5 (1.04%) Unix
5 2 (0.42%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.42%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.21%) AIX
6 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (50.10%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (46.15%) MVC
3 105 (21.83%) TDD
4 90 (18.71%) Scrum
5 69 (14.35%) Microservices
5 69 (14.35%) Web Development
6 61 (12.68%) Test Automation
7 56 (11.64%) Software Engineering
8 52 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
8 52 (10.81%) E-Commerce
9 42 (8.73%) OO
9 42 (8.73%) SOLID
10 41 (8.52%) DevOps
11 37 (7.69%) Front End Development
12 32 (6.65%) SOA
13 26 (5.41%) BDD
13 26 (5.41%) OOP
14 21 (4.37%) Unit Testing
15 18 (3.74%) SDLC
16 17 (3.53%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 381 (79.21%) C#
2 201 (41.79%) JavaScript
3 162 (33.68%) SQL
4 65 (13.51%) T-SQL
5 46 (9.56%) Java
6 34 (7.07%) VB.NET
7 23 (4.78%) VB
8 19 (3.95%) PowerShell
9 18 (3.74%) TypeScript
10 16 (3.33%) VB6
11 12 (2.49%) PHP
12 11 (2.29%) Python
13 7 (1.46%) C
14 5 (1.04%) ES6
15 4 (0.83%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.83%) RPG
15 4 (0.83%) VBA
16 3 (0.62%) C++
17 2 (0.42%) Natural
17 2 (0.42%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (2.91%) Degree
2 10 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.25%) CISSP
3 6 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.04%) CISA
4 5 (1.04%) CISM
4 5 (1.04%) CRISC
4 5 (1.04%) CSSLP
4 5 (1.04%) GIAC
4 5 (1.04%) GSSP-.NET
4 5 (1.04%) GSSP-JAVA
4 5 (1.04%) GWAPT
4 5 (1.04%) ISACA
5 2 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.42%) HND
6 1 (0.21%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.21%) ISEB
6 1 (0.21%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.21%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.33%) QA
2 12 (2.49%) SLA
3 6 (1.25%) GDPR
4 4 (0.83%) GCP
5 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (3.33%) Docker
2 8 (1.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.66%) Xen
3 2 (0.42%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (1.87%) Puppet
2 7 (1.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (0.83%) Grafana
3 4 (0.83%) Prometheus
4 3 (0.62%) Ansible
5 2 (0.42%) Nessus
5 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.42%) QRadar
6 1 (0.21%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 107 (22.25%) Microsoft
2 36 (7.48%) Sitecore
3 30 (6.24%) Xamarin
4 14 (2.91%) Oracle
5 13 (2.70%) Google
6 9 (1.87%) VMware
7 6 (1.25%) MuleSoft
7 6 (1.25%) Splunk
8 5 (1.04%) SAP
9 4 (0.83%) QAD
9 4 (0.83%) webMethods
10 2 (0.42%) Capita
10 2 (0.42%) CyberArk
10 2 (0.42%) Sybase
11 1 (0.21%) ConnectWise
11 1 (0.21%) Epicor
11 1 (0.21%) Intel
11 1 (0.21%) Nintex
11 1 (0.21%) Tableau
11 1 (0.21%) Workday