Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 16 9
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 358 347 677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.80% 7.53% 11.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.58% 22.80% 37.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 245 434
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £275
90th Percentile £494 £475 £540
England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 8
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £14.69 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -67.36% +190.32%
England median hourly rate £45.00 £39.38 £40.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% -1.56% +17.65%

.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 1,347 1,522 1,807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 29.35% 33.02% 30.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 969 1,026 1,216
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +12.59%
10th Percentile £290 £275 £275
90th Percentile £538 £538 £550
England median daily rate £475 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +9.83% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 14
Yorkshire median hourly rate £41.00 £14.87 £21.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +175.82% -31.97% -45.38%
10th Percentile £24.07 £13.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £42.40 £43.75 £43.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%

.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 19 February 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 19 February 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 +2 290 £350 +2.94% 208
South Yorkshire -6 32 £340 -1.45% 44
North Yorkshire -2 29 £325 -2.62% 52
East Yorkshire +2 11 £118 -57.09% 22
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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.

1 273 (76.26%) C#
2 204 (56.98%) ASP.NET
3 182 (50.84%) Agile Software Development
4 166 (46.37%) SQL Server
5 164 (45.81%) MVC
6 153 (42.74%) JavaScript
7 122 (34.08%) SQL
8 118 (32.96%) HTML
9 103 (28.77%) CSS
10 98 (27.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 96 (26.82%) ASP.NET Web API
12 90 (25.14%) .NET Framework
13 79 (22.07%) TDD
14 78 (21.79%) AngularJS
15 72 (20.11%) Microsoft
16 66 (18.44%) jQuery
17 63 (17.60%) T-SQL
18 62 (17.32%) Web Development
19 58 (16.20%) Scrum
20 53 (14.80%) Software Engineering
21 50 (13.97%) CSS3
22 49 (13.69%) HTML5
23 48 (13.41%) Web Services
24 46 (12.85%) Test Automation
24 46 (12.85%) Microservices
25 43 (12.01%) Entity Framework
26 41 (11.45%) WCF
26 41 (11.45%) Visual Studio
27 40 (11.17%) React
28 38 (10.61%) Microsoft Azure

.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 26 (7.26%) CMS
2 18 (5.03%) Sitecore CMS
3 16 (4.47%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.79%) Umbraco
5 9 (2.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (2.23%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.96%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.40%) NServiceBus
9 4 (1.12%) IIS
9 4 (1.12%) Kentico
9 4 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.84%) Apache
10 3 (0.84%) nginx
10 3 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.84%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.56%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.56%) Mule
11 2 (0.56%) SAS
12 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.28%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (1.40%) InfoPath
2 3 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.12%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 38 (10.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.91%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (2.51%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (1.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.56%) IaaS
6 2 (0.56%) Office 365
6 2 (0.56%) PaaS
6 2 (0.56%) SaaS
7 1 (0.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.40%) SMS
2 3 (0.84%) 3G
3 2 (0.56%) HTTP
3 2 (0.56%) Internet
4 1 (0.28%) AMQP
4 1 (0.28%) Firewall
4 1 (0.28%) SAN
4 1 (0.28%) SSL
4 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.28%) WAN
4 1 (0.28%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 166 (46.37%) SQL Server
2 36 (10.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (7.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (5.59%) MongoDB
5 16 (4.47%) NoSQL
6 14 (3.91%) MySQL
7 12 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.96%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (1.68%) Power BI
11 5 (1.40%) Blockchain
11 5 (1.40%) Cloud Spanner
11 5 (1.40%) Ingres
11 5 (1.40%) NewSQL
11 5 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.84%) Adabas
12 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (11.45%) Visual Studio
2 36 (10.06%) Git (software)
2 36 (10.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 33 (9.22%) Octopus Deploy
4 21 (5.87%) TeamCity
5 11 (3.07%) Jenkins
6 10 (2.79%) Selenium
7 9 (2.51%) Bitbucket
8 8 (2.23%) MSTest
8 8 (2.23%) NUnit
8 8 (2.23%) SpecFlow
9 5 (1.40%) AppVeyor
9 5 (1.40%) CircleCI
9 5 (1.40%) JIRA
10 4 (1.12%) Cucumber
10 4 (1.12%) Grunt
10 4 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (1.12%) Subversion
11 3 (0.84%) FitNesse
11 3 (0.84%) MSBuild
General
1 36 (10.06%) Finance
2 14 (3.91%) Banking
3 11 (3.07%) Retail
4 5 (1.40%) Marketing
5 3 (0.84%) Advertising
6 2 (0.56%) Law
6 2 (0.56%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 279 (77.93%) Developer
2 185 (51.68%) .NET Developer
3 109 (30.45%) C# Developer
4 96 (26.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 52 (14.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 42 (11.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 37 (10.34%) SQL Developer
8 33 (9.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 22 (6.15%) Full Stack Developer
9 22 (6.15%) Software Engineer
10 21 (5.87%) Senior Developer
11 18 (5.03%) JavaScript Developer
11 18 (5.03%) Lead Developer
12 17 (4.75%) Senior .NET Developer
13 15 (4.19%) Software Developer
14 14 (3.91%) Web Developer
15 13 (3.63%) Architect
15 13 (3.63%) VB.NET Developer
16 12 (3.35%) Lead .NET Developer
17 11 (3.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (56.98%) ASP.NET
2 118 (32.96%) HTML
3 103 (28.77%) CSS
4 98 (27.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 96 (26.82%) ASP.NET Web API
6 90 (25.14%) .NET Framework
7 78 (21.79%) AngularJS
8 66 (18.44%) jQuery
9 50 (13.97%) CSS3
10 49 (13.69%) HTML5
11 48 (13.41%) Web Services
12 43 (12.01%) Entity Framework
13 41 (11.45%) WCF
14 40 (11.17%) React
15 37 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 30 (8.38%) Node.js
16 30 (8.38%) RESTful
17 24 (6.70%) XML
18 22 (6.15%) Ajax
18 22 (6.15%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 29 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.70%) User Experience
3 23 (6.42%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (5.87%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (1.96%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.12%) FMCG
6 4 (1.12%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.12%) Public Cloud
7 3 (0.84%) Cloud Native
7 3 (0.84%) Computer Science
7 3 (0.84%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.56%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.56%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.56%) Life Science
9 1 (0.28%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.28%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.28%) Renewable Energy
9 1 (0.28%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 22 (6.15%) Android
1 22 (6.15%) Apple iOS
2 11 (3.07%) Windows
3 7 (1.96%) Unix
4 6 (1.68%) Linux
5 4 (1.12%) MVS
6 2 (0.56%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.28%) AIX
7 1 (0.28%) VMS
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (50.84%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (45.81%) MVC
3 79 (22.07%) TDD
4 62 (17.32%) Web Development
5 58 (16.20%) Scrum
6 53 (14.80%) Software Engineering
7 46 (12.85%) Microservices
7 46 (12.85%) Test Automation
8 38 (10.61%) SOA
9 34 (9.50%) Front End Development
10 31 (8.66%) E-Commerce
11 29 (8.10%) BDD
12 27 (7.54%) OOP
13 25 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (6.98%) DevOps
14 24 (6.70%) SOLID
15 20 (5.59%) Unit Testing
16 18 (5.03%) OO
17 16 (4.47%) Pair Programming
18 11 (3.07%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 273 (76.26%) C#
2 153 (42.74%) JavaScript
3 122 (34.08%) SQL
4 63 (17.60%) T-SQL
5 27 (7.54%) Java
6 23 (6.42%) VB.NET
7 17 (4.75%) VB
8 16 (4.47%) VB6
9 12 (3.35%) TypeScript
10 11 (3.07%) PHP
11 10 (2.79%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.40%) ES6
13 4 (1.12%) C
13 4 (1.12%) Python
13 4 (1.12%) RPG
14 3 (0.84%) C++
14 3 (0.84%) VBA
15 2 (0.56%) NATURAL
15 2 (0.56%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (2.79%) Degree
2 5 (1.40%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.28%) ISEB
3 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.28%) MCSE
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.35%) QA
2 6 (1.68%) GCP
3 5 (1.40%) SLA
4 2 (0.56%) GDPR
4 2 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (1.68%) Docker
2 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (1.68%) Grafana
1 6 (1.68%) Prometheus
2 2 (0.56%) Ansible
2 2 (0.56%) Puppet
2 2 (0.56%) Terraform
3 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 72 (20.11%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.66%) Xamarin
3 24 (6.70%) Sitecore
4 17 (4.75%) Oracle
5 8 (2.23%) Splunk
6 4 (1.12%) Google
6 4 (1.12%) QAD
6 4 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (1.12%) SAP
6 4 (1.12%) Telerik
7 2 (0.56%) Capita
7 2 (0.56%) IBM
8 1 (0.28%) Cisco
8 1 (0.28%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.28%) HP
8 1 (0.28%) Intel
8 1 (0.28%) NetApp
8 1 (0.28%) New Relic
8 1 (0.28%) Nintex
8 1 (0.28%) VMware