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 3 months to 28 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.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 10 11
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1  
Contract jobs citing .NET 182 302 308
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 8.56% 10.53% 11.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.24% 34.51% 38.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 208 189
Median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £550 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +75.67%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £36.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +13.88% +4.34%  

.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 Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 721 875 810
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 33.93% 30.52% 29.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 625 504
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.76% -18.75%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 3 months to 28 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
West Yorkshire 0 122 £345 -6.63% 78
North Yorkshire +1 31 £388 +23.01% 33
South Yorkshire -26 15 £313 -10.71% 27
East Yorkshire +1 2 £268 -37.05% 6
Humberside - 1 £350 -
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 238 (67.23%) C#
2 167 (47.18%) ASP.NET
3 152 (42.94%) MVC
4 134 (37.85%) SQL Server
5 125 (35.31%) Agile Software Development
6 117 (33.05%) SQL
7 114 (32.20%) JavaScript
8 96 (27.12%) .NET Framework
9 89 (25.14%) Microsoft
10 86 (24.29%) HTML
11 85 (24.01%) CSS
12 83 (23.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 80 (22.60%) AngularJS
14 71 (20.06%) ASP.NET Web API
15 69 (19.49%) Entity Framework
16 55 (15.54%) Visual Studio
17 43 (12.15%) jQuery
18 38 (10.73%) Web Services
19 36 (10.17%) SharePoint
20 34 (9.60%) Oracle
21 33 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
22 32 (9.04%) Windows
22 32 (9.04%) MS Excel
23 30 (8.47%) TDD
24 27 (7.63%) Scrum
24 27 (7.63%) VB.NET
25 25 (7.06%) E-Commerce
26 24 (6.78%) CRM
26 24 (6.78%) OO
26 24 (6.78%) Software Engineering

.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 36 (10.17%) SharePoint
2 23 (6.50%) CMS
3 14 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (3.11%) Umbraco
5 6 (1.69%) IIS
5 6 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.41%) Confluence
6 5 (1.41%) Mule
6 5 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.13%) EPiServer
7 4 (1.13%) Mule ESB
7 4 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (1.13%) WordPress
8 3 (0.85%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.85%) Sitefinity
9 2 (0.56%) Kentico
9 2 (0.56%) Liferay
9 2 (0.56%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.56%) SAS
Applications
1 32 (9.04%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.69%) MS Office
3 4 (1.13%) MS Project
4 3 (0.85%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (6.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.85%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.28%) Magento
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 33 (9.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.13%) IaaS
4 3 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.85%) Google Compute Engine
4 3 (0.85%) PaaS
4 3 (0.85%) SaaS
5 2 (0.56%) GitHub
5 2 (0.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.41%) Firewall
1 5 (1.41%) Intranet
2 3 (0.85%) Internet
3 2 (0.56%) HTTP
3 2 (0.56%) SMS
4 1 (0.28%) FTP
4 1 (0.28%) LDAP
4 1 (0.28%) Network Security
4 1 (0.28%) SMTP
4 1 (0.28%) SSH
4 1 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (37.85%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (4.24%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.98%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.69%) MySQL
9 6 (1.69%) NoSQL
9 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.41%) Oracle Database
11 4 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (1.13%) MS Access
12 3 (0.85%) Big Data
12 3 (0.85%) MongoDB
12 3 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 12c
13 2 (0.56%) Power BI
13 2 (0.56%) Riak
Development Applications
1 55 (15.54%) Visual Studio
2 21 (5.93%) Grunt
3 20 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (4.80%) gulp
5 16 (4.52%) Jasmine
6 13 (3.67%) JIRA
7 12 (3.39%) Git (software)
8 10 (2.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 9 (2.54%) Selenium
10 8 (2.26%) SpecFlow
11 7 (1.98%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.41%) Jenkins
12 5 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (1.13%) Bitbucket
13 4 (1.13%) FitNesse
13 4 (1.13%) Robot Framework
13 4 (1.13%) Subversion
14 3 (0.85%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.85%) NUnit
14 3 (0.85%) ReSharper
General
1 21 (5.93%) Advertising
2 20 (5.65%) Finance
3 13 (3.67%) Back Office
4 11 (3.11%) Publishing
5 9 (2.54%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.41%) Marketing
6 5 (1.41%) Retail
7 2 (0.56%) Banking
7 2 (0.56%) Legal
8 1 (0.28%) Automotive
8 1 (0.28%) Games
8 1 (0.28%) Law
Job Titles
1 268 (75.71%) Developer
2 176 (49.72%) .NET Developer
3 70 (19.77%) C# Developer
4 54 (15.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 41 (11.58%) ASP.NET Developer
6 37 (10.45%) SQL Developer
7 32 (9.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 21 (5.93%) Architect
9 20 (5.65%) Software Developer
10 19 (5.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 19 (5.37%) JavaScript Developer
11 18 (5.08%) Analyst
11 18 (5.08%) Senior Developer
12 12 (3.39%) .NET Software Developer
12 12 (3.39%) Angular Developer
12 12 (3.39%) CRM Developer
12 12 (3.39%) Senior .NET Developer
12 12 (3.39%) Web Developer
13 11 (3.11%) Applications Support
13 11 (3.11%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 167 (47.18%) ASP.NET
2 96 (27.12%) .NET Framework
3 86 (24.29%) HTML
4 85 (24.01%) CSS
5 83 (23.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 80 (22.60%) AngularJS
7 71 (20.06%) ASP.NET Web API
8 69 (19.49%) Entity Framework
9 43 (12.15%) jQuery
10 38 (10.73%) Web Services
11 22 (6.21%) WCF
12 20 (5.65%) HTML5
12 20 (5.65%) XML
13 18 (5.08%) Angular 2
13 18 (5.08%) Sass
14 16 (4.52%) SignalR
15 15 (4.24%) LESS
16 13 (3.67%) CSS3
17 12 (3.39%) XSLT
18 11 (3.11%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.82%) Mobile App
3 7 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (1.69%) NHS
5 5 (1.41%) User Experience
6 4 (1.13%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.85%) Algorithms
7 3 (0.85%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.56%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.56%) Derivative
8 2 (0.56%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.56%) W3C
8 2 (0.56%) Xbox
9 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.28%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.28%) iPad
9 1 (0.28%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.28%) PKI
9 1 (0.28%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.04%) Windows
2 9 (2.54%) Windows Server
3 6 (1.69%) Android
4 5 (1.41%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.41%) Linux
5 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (42.94%) MVC
2 125 (35.31%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (8.47%) TDD
4 27 (7.63%) Scrum
5 25 (7.06%) E-Commerce
6 24 (6.78%) CRM
6 24 (6.78%) OO
6 24 (6.78%) Software Engineering
6 24 (6.78%) Web Development
7 23 (6.50%) SOLID
8 20 (5.65%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (5.08%) DevOps
10 16 (4.52%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (3.95%) BDD
11 14 (3.95%) Front End Development
11 14 (3.95%) Migration
11 14 (3.95%) SOA
12 13 (3.67%) SDLC
13 12 (3.39%) Manual Testing
13 12 (3.39%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 238 (67.23%) C#
2 117 (33.05%) SQL
3 114 (32.20%) JavaScript
4 27 (7.63%) VB.NET
5 23 (6.50%) T-SQL
6 18 (5.08%) Java
6 18 (5.08%) TypeScript
7 10 (2.82%) C++
7 10 (2.82%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.26%) PHP
8 8 (2.26%) VB
9 6 (1.69%) Python
9 6 (1.69%) VB6
9 6 (1.69%) VBA
10 4 (1.13%) XPath
11 3 (0.85%) XQuery
12 2 (0.56%) Delphi
12 2 (0.56%) Ruby
12 2 (0.56%) VBScript
12 2 (0.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (5.93%) Degree
2 12 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.98%) ISEB
4 6 (1.69%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.85%) HNC
7 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.28%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.28%) MCAD
8 1 (0.28%) MCSD
8 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.13%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (1.13%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) SDET
2 1 (0.28%) SLA
2 1 (0.28%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (2.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.69%) Docker
3 4 (1.13%) vSphere
4 3 (0.85%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.56%) Xen
6 1 (0.28%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (1.98%) Puppet
2 5 (1.41%) Ansible
3 4 (1.13%) SCCM
3 4 (1.13%) Tivoli
4 2 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.28%) SCOM
Vendors
1 89 (25.14%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.60%) Oracle
3 12 (3.39%) Sitecore
4 9 (2.54%) Xamarin
5 6 (1.69%) Google
6 5 (1.41%) MuleSoft
7 4 (1.13%) Adobe
7 4 (1.13%) DevExpress
7 4 (1.13%) Telerik
8 3 (0.85%) IBM
8 3 (0.85%) Sage
9 2 (0.56%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.56%) CyberArk
9 2 (0.56%) Imperva
9 2 (0.56%) Qualys
9 2 (0.56%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.56%) Splunk
9 2 (0.56%) Vignette
10 1 (0.28%) LANDesk
10 1 (0.28%) WSO2
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