Period
to 29 May 2020

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 29 May 2020 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
29 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 19 12
Rank change year-on-year -9 -7 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 120 358 478
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.70% 8.01% 9.81%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.73% 24.30% 29.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 269 385
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £313 £298 £285
90th Percentile £518 £519 £488
England median daily rate £475 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £22.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +97.11% -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £44.46 £44.46
% change year-on-year -21.27% -0.01% +3.39%

.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 528 1,473 1,619
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 25.07% 32.95% 33.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 1,015 1,128
Median daily rate £438 £433 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +8.13% -
10th Percentile £313 £310 £300
90th Percentile £588 £563 £525
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 16 14
Median hourly rate £23.19 £17.83 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.08% -56.51% +82.22%
10th Percentile £20.86 £14.50 £35.00
90th Percentile £26.27 £45.88 £42.11
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.92 £42.27
% change year-on-year -20.30% +3.90% +3.09%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Yorkshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing .NET in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for .NET in Yorkshire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing .NET in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 29 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for .NET in Yorkshire

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing .NET in Yorkshire.

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 29 May 2020. 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 -15 70 £400 +6.67% 40
South Yorkshire +12 37 £350 -9.97% 17
North Yorkshire -17 10 £400 +3.23% 14
East Yorkshire +6 3 £350 -6.67% 11
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2020, 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 80 (66.67%) C#
2 57 (47.50%) SQL Server
3 44 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 44 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (33.33%) MVC
5 38 (31.67%) Azure
6 33 (27.50%) SQL
7 32 (26.67%) ASP.NET
7 32 (26.67%) .NET Core
8 30 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 26 (21.67%) DevOps
10 25 (20.83%) Microsoft
10 25 (20.83%) Finance
10 25 (20.83%) .NET Framework
11 19 (15.83%) HTML
11 19 (15.83%) Java
12 18 (15.00%) Visual Studio
12 18 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 18 (15.00%) React
13 17 (14.17%) CSS
13 17 (14.17%) WCF
13 17 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
14 15 (12.50%) Public Sector
15 14 (11.67%) Git (software)
15 14 (11.67%) Migration
16 13 (10.83%) Entity Framework
17 12 (10.00%) jQuery
18 11 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
18 11 (9.17%) Change Management

.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 9 (7.50%) IIS
2 8 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (5.83%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.50%) CMS
4 3 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.67%) Confluence
5 2 (1.67%) Mendix
6 1 (0.83%) Apache
6 1 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.83%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.83%) Jetty
6 1 (0.83%) Kentico
6 1 (0.83%) Mongrel
6 1 (0.83%) nginx
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.83%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.83%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.83%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.83%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.83%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 38 (31.67%) Azure
2 10 (8.33%) GitHub
3 5 (4.17%) PaaS
4 4 (3.33%) AWS
4 4 (3.33%) SaaS
5 3 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.50%) Logic Apps
5 3 (2.50%) Power Platform
6 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.83%) GCP
6 1 (0.83%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) DNS
1 5 (4.17%) HTTPS
2 4 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.50%) SSL
4 2 (1.67%) HTTP
5 1 (0.83%) DHCP
5 1 (0.83%) FTP
5 1 (0.83%) IPsec
5 1 (0.83%) Skype
5 1 (0.83%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 5 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.50%) MySQL
5 3 (2.50%) Power BI
6 2 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.67%) Event Store
7 1 (0.83%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Power View
7 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2019
7 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (15.00%) Visual Studio
2 14 (11.67%) Git (software)
3 10 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (5.83%) JIRA
4 7 (5.83%) Visual Studio Code
5 6 (5.00%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.17%) Postman
6 5 (4.17%) SoapUI
7 3 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (2.50%) Selenium
8 2 (1.67%) fastlane
8 2 (1.67%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.67%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.67%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.67%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.67%) Xcode
9 1 (0.83%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.83%) HP UFT
9 1 (0.83%) Subversion
9 1 (0.83%) Travis CI
General
1 25 (20.83%) Finance
2 15 (12.50%) Public Sector
3 10 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 5 (4.17%) Retail
5 3 (2.50%) Banking
5 3 (2.50%) Local Government
6 2 (1.67%) Law
6 2 (1.67%) Publishing
6 2 (1.67%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.83%) Legal
7 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (75.83%) Developer
2 62 (51.67%) .NET Developer
3 19 (15.83%) C# Developer
4 13 (10.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (7.50%) Azure Developer
5 9 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 9 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 9 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 7 (5.83%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (5.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 6 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 6 (5.00%) SQL Developer
8 5 (4.17%) Applications Developer
8 5 (4.17%) BizTalk Developer
8 5 (4.17%) HTML Developer
8 5 (4.17%) React Developer
9 4 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (26.67%) .NET Core
1 32 (26.67%) ASP.NET
2 30 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 25 (20.83%) .NET Framework
4 19 (15.83%) HTML
5 18 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 18 (15.00%) React
6 17 (14.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (14.17%) CSS
6 17 (14.17%) WCF
7 13 (10.83%) Entity Framework
8 12 (10.00%) jQuery
9 10 (8.33%) JSON
9 10 (8.33%) REST
9 10 (8.33%) XML
10 8 (6.67%) RxJS
10 8 (6.67%) Web Services
11 6 (5.00%) Redux
12 5 (4.17%) Vue.js
12 5 (4.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.50%) NHS
4 3 (2.50%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.67%) Blog
5 2 (1.67%) iPad
5 2 (1.67%) iPhone
5 2 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.83%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.33%) Windows
2 3 (2.50%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.67%) Android
3 2 (1.67%) Linux
3 2 (1.67%) Mac OS X
3 2 (1.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (33.33%) MVC
3 26 (21.67%) DevOps
4 14 (11.67%) Migration
5 11 (9.17%) Change Management
5 11 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (8.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 10 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 9 (7.50%) Microservices
7 9 (7.50%) Software Engineering
7 9 (7.50%) TDD
8 8 (6.67%) Project Management
9 7 (5.83%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.83%) Web Design
10 6 (5.00%) Computer Science
10 6 (5.00%) SDLC
10 6 (5.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.00%) Web Application Development
10 6 (5.00%) Web Development
11 5 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 80 (66.67%) C#
2 44 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 33 (27.50%) SQL
4 19 (15.83%) Java
5 11 (9.17%) TypeScript
6 7 (5.83%) Python
6 7 (5.83%) T-SQL
7 6 (5.00%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.17%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.33%) PHP
10 3 (2.50%) ES6
10 3 (2.50%) Ruby
10 3 (2.50%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.67%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.67%) C++
12 1 (0.83%) COBOL
12 1 (0.83%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.83%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.83%) Perl
12 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.83%) Degree
2 5 (4.17%) CISA
2 5 (4.17%) CISM
2 5 (4.17%) CISSP
2 5 (4.17%) CRISC
2 5 (4.17%) CSSLP
2 5 (4.17%) GIAC
2 5 (4.17%) GSSP-.NET
2 5 (4.17%) GSSP-JAVA
2 5 (4.17%) GWAPT
2 5 (4.17%) ISACA
3 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.83%) HND
4 1 (0.83%) ISEB
4 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.83%) MCSA
4 1 (0.83%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.17%) VirtualBox
2 3 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.50%) Docker
3 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (2.50%) Terraform
2 1 (0.83%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.83%) Puppet
2 1 (0.83%) Rancher
Vendors
1 25 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.00%) Google
3 5 (4.17%) Netsparker
3 5 (4.17%) Sitecore
4 4 (3.33%) Oracle
5 3 (2.50%) Apple
6 2 (1.67%) OutSystems
6 2 (1.67%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.83%) Facebook
7 1 (0.83%) IBM
7 1 (0.83%) RedGate
7 1 (0.83%) Tableau
7 1 (0.83%) VMware
7 1 (0.83%) YouTube