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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 17 10
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7  
Contract jobs citing .NET 164 244 330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 8.13% 8.65% 11.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.19% 25.28% 43.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 164 229
Median daily rate £334 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.83% +4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.38 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.43% -  

.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 739 965 760
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 36.62% 34.20% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 691 518
Median daily rate £388 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +19.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £41.88 £13.85 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +202.34% -65.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.38 £10.93 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £16.77 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

.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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +1 113 £338 - 86
South Yorkshire +15 23 £305 -12.85% 16
North Yorkshire -1 17 £338 -25.00% 16
East Yorkshire -1 9 £350 -9.09% 16
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 241 (69.86%) C#
2 184 (53.33%) ASP.NET
3 146 (42.32%) MVC
4 144 (41.74%) SQL Server
5 141 (40.87%) SQL
6 126 (36.52%) Agile Software Development
7 115 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 95 (27.54%) Microsoft
9 93 (26.96%) HTML
10 86 (24.93%) ASP.NET MVC
11 81 (23.48%) CSS
12 77 (22.32%) .NET Framework
13 60 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
14 58 (16.81%) AngularJS
15 52 (15.07%) Entity Framework
16 45 (13.04%) Visual Studio
16 45 (13.04%) T-SQL
17 43 (12.46%) jQuery
18 39 (11.30%) Web Services
19 38 (11.01%) TDD
20 36 (10.43%) Software Engineering
20 36 (10.43%) Microsoft Azure
21 33 (9.57%) Scrum
21 33 (9.57%) Windows
22 29 (8.41%) Oracle
22 29 (8.41%) Web Development
23 28 (8.12%) Greenfield Project
24 27 (7.83%) Degree
24 27 (7.83%) E-Commerce
25 26 (7.54%) Sitecore

.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 24 (6.96%) CMS
2 21 (6.09%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (2.32%) Umbraco
5 7 (2.03%) IIS
5 7 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.16%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.16%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.87%) WordPress
9 2 (0.58%) Confluence
9 2 (0.58%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.58%) Mule
9 2 (0.58%) OpenROAD
9 2 (0.58%) Sitefinity
9 2 (0.58%) StreamWeaver
10 1 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.29%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 11 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.58%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.87%) Sage 50
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.29%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 36 (10.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.48%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.87%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (0.87%) Google Compute Engine
3 3 (0.87%) IaaS
3 3 (0.87%) PaaS
3 3 (0.87%) SaaS
4 2 (0.58%) Akamai
5 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.29%) Office 365
5 1 (0.29%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.19%) Firewall
2 8 (2.32%) Internet
3 5 (1.45%) DHCP
3 5 (1.45%) DNS
3 5 (1.45%) LAN
3 5 (1.45%) VLAN
3 5 (1.45%) WAN
3 5 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.16%) Intranet
5 2 (0.58%) Extranet
5 2 (0.58%) HTTP
5 2 (0.58%) Network Security
6 1 (0.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (41.74%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (3.48%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (2.03%) MS Access
8 7 (2.03%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.03%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.74%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.74%) MySQL
9 6 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
10 5 (1.45%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.87%) Big Data
11 3 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.58%) Ingres
12 2 (0.58%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 2 (0.58%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 45 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 24 (6.96%) Git (software)
3 23 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (3.19%) Selenium
5 10 (2.90%) SpecFlow
6 9 (2.61%) Grunt
6 9 (2.61%) gulp
6 9 (2.61%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (2.03%) Jasmine
8 6 (1.74%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.16%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.16%) JIRA
9 4 (1.16%) NUnit
9 4 (1.16%) WebDriver
10 3 (0.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (0.87%) Hudson
11 2 (0.58%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.58%) HP UFT
11 2 (0.58%) SoapUI
11 2 (0.58%) Subversion
General
1 24 (6.96%) Finance
2 12 (3.48%) Advertising
3 6 (1.74%) Back Office
3 6 (1.74%) Publishing
4 5 (1.45%) Banking
5 4 (1.16%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.16%) Retail
6 3 (0.87%) Automotive
7 2 (0.58%) Marketing
8 1 (0.29%) Front Office
8 1 (0.29%) Games
8 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 262 (75.94%) Developer
2 189 (54.78%) .NET Developer
3 99 (28.70%) C# Developer
4 84 (24.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 58 (16.81%) ASP.NET Developer
6 51 (14.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 47 (13.62%) SQL Developer
8 29 (8.41%) Senior Developer
9 25 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 24 (6.96%) Senior .NET Developer
11 22 (6.38%) JavaScript Developer
12 19 (5.51%) Architect
12 19 (5.51%) Software Developer
13 15 (4.35%) Analyst
13 15 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
14 14 (4.06%) .NET Software Developer
15 13 (3.77%) T-SQL Developer
16 12 (3.48%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 12 (3.48%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
16 12 (3.48%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (53.33%) ASP.NET
2 93 (26.96%) HTML
3 86 (24.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 81 (23.48%) CSS
5 77 (22.32%) .NET Framework
6 60 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 58 (16.81%) AngularJS
8 52 (15.07%) Entity Framework
9 43 (12.46%) jQuery
10 39 (11.30%) Web Services
11 24 (6.96%) HTML5
12 21 (6.09%) XML
13 18 (5.22%) WCF
14 17 (4.93%) CSS3
15 14 (4.06%) SOAP
16 11 (3.19%) REST
17 10 (2.90%) Angular 2
18 9 (2.61%) KnockoutJS
18 9 (2.61%) RabbitMQ
19 8 (2.32%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.12%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (2.90%) User Experience
5 7 (2.03%) NHS
6 6 (1.74%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.45%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.45%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.87%) Data Centre
8 3 (0.87%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.58%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.58%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.58%) iPad
9 2 (0.58%) Online Banking
9 2 (0.58%) Xbox
10 1 (0.29%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.29%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.29%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.29%) RIA
10 1 (0.29%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 33 (9.57%) Windows
2 14 (4.06%) Linux
3 6 (1.74%) Android
4 5 (1.45%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.16%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.29%) AIX
6 1 (0.29%) Unix
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (42.32%) MVC
2 126 (36.52%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (11.01%) TDD
4 36 (10.43%) Software Engineering
5 33 (9.57%) Scrum
6 29 (8.41%) Web Development
7 27 (7.83%) E-Commerce
8 21 (6.09%) DevOps
8 21 (6.09%) Test Automation
9 19 (5.51%) Project Management
9 19 (5.51%) SOLID
10 18 (5.22%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (4.93%) OO
12 16 (4.64%) Unit Testing
13 15 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (4.35%) Front End Development
14 14 (4.06%) BDD
14 14 (4.06%) SOA
15 13 (3.77%) Migration
16 11 (3.19%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 241 (69.86%) C#
2 141 (40.87%) SQL
3 115 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 45 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 24 (6.96%) Java
6 22 (6.38%) VB.NET
7 10 (2.90%) TypeScript
8 8 (2.32%) VB
9 7 (2.03%) Scala
10 6 (1.74%) C++
10 6 (1.74%) Delphi
10 6 (1.74%) PHP
11 5 (1.45%) XAML
12 4 (1.16%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.16%) VB6
13 3 (0.87%) Python
14 2 (0.58%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.58%) Ruby
14 2 (0.58%) VBA
15 1 (0.29%) C
Qualifications
1 27 (7.83%) Degree
2 12 (3.48%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.32%) ISEB
4 6 (1.74%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.87%) HNC
6 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.58%) AWS Certification
7 2 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.29%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.87%) QA
1 3 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.58%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.29%) GDPR
3 1 (0.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.16%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.87%) vSphere
3 2 (0.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.16%) SCCM
1 4 (1.16%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.58%) Puppet
3 1 (0.29%) Ansible
3 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 95 (27.54%) Microsoft
2 29 (8.41%) Oracle
3 26 (7.54%) Sitecore
4 7 (2.03%) Xamarin
5 6 (1.74%) Google
6 4 (1.16%) IBM
6 4 (1.16%) Imperva
6 4 (1.16%) SAP
7 3 (0.87%) Pega
7 3 (0.87%) Sage
8 2 (0.58%) Adobe
8 2 (0.58%) Apple
8 2 (0.58%) Cisco
8 2 (0.58%) CyberArk
8 2 (0.58%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.58%) HP
8 2 (0.58%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.58%) Qualys
8 2 (0.58%) Rackspace
8 2 (0.58%) Splunk
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