Period
to 21 July 2019

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 21 July 2019 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 15 13
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 293 471 358
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.84% 9.38% 8.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.62% 27.08% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 386 270
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.29% -2.86%
10th Percentile £298 £275 £262
90th Percentile £525 £458 £475
England median daily rate £455 £440 £413
% change year-on-year +3.41% +6.67% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £22.83 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.21% - -
England median hourly rate £45.32 £42.38 £43.00
% change year-on-year +6.93% -1.44% +14.67%

.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 1,355 1,739 1,517
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 31.65% 34.61% 35.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 928 1,219 1,088
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £313 £305 £300
90th Percentile £558 £535 £533
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £26.90 £37.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.27% -9.09% +304.41%
10th Percentile £15.55 £15.74 £36.13
90th Percentile £45.68 £41.94 £43.38
England median hourly rate £44.00 £41.52 £40.75
% change year-on-year +5.99% +1.88% +8.67%

.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 21 July 2019.

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 21 July 2019. 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 -8 197 £375 - 183
South Yorkshire -5 56 £350 +7.69% 72
North Yorkshire +6 30 £375 +1.35% 41
East Yorkshire +1 3 £375 -11.76% 22
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2019, 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.

1 225 (76.79%) C#
2 111 (37.88%) SQL
3 99 (33.79%) SQL Server
4 97 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (32.08%) JavaScript
5 94 (32.08%) MVC
6 85 (29.01%) ASP.NET
7 67 (22.87%) Microsoft Azure
8 60 (20.48%) Microsoft
9 57 (19.45%) .NET Framework
10 53 (18.09%) ASP.NET Web API
11 50 (17.06%) CSS
12 47 (16.04%) Visual Studio
13 46 (15.70%) .NET Core
14 44 (15.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 43 (14.68%) AngularJS
15 43 (14.68%) HTML
16 39 (13.31%) Web Services
17 36 (12.29%) DevOps
18 34 (11.60%) Team Foundation Server
18 34 (11.60%) Finance
19 31 (10.58%) jQuery
20 30 (10.24%) XML
21 29 (9.90%) Java
21 29 (9.90%) Scrum
22 28 (9.56%) Xamarin
23 27 (9.22%) Oracle
24 26 (8.87%) SOAP
25 25 (8.53%) Unit Testing
26 24 (8.19%) REST

.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 13 (4.44%) CMS
2 10 (3.41%) WebSphere
3 9 (3.07%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (3.07%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.39%) IIS
4 7 (2.39%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.71%) Confluence
5 5 (1.71%) Oracle Coherence
5 5 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (1.37%) Kentico
6 4 (1.37%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.02%) EPiServer
7 3 (1.02%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.68%) Orchard CMS
9 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.34%) nginx
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.71%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.68%) JDE World
Cloud Services
1 67 (22.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.05%) GitHub
4 5 (1.71%) PaaS
5 4 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.37%) SaaS
6 3 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (1.02%) Power Platform
7 2 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.68%) Heroku
7 2 (0.68%) iPaaS
7 2 (0.68%) Serverless
8 1 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.34%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.34%) Boomi
8 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.34%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.34%) npm
8 1 (0.34%) NuGet
8 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.39%) HTTP
2 5 (1.71%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.02%) WebEx
4 2 (0.68%) FTP
4 2 (0.68%) Internet
5 1 (0.34%) DHCP
5 1 (0.34%) DNS
5 1 (0.34%) IPsec
5 1 (0.34%) SSL
5 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (33.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (3.75%) MySQL
4 10 (3.41%) SQLite
5 7 (2.39%) Cosmos DB
5 7 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (1.37%) Crystal Reports
6 4 (1.37%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.37%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (1.02%) MS Access
7 3 (1.02%) Power BI
7 3 (1.02%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.68%) Big Data
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.68%) Redis
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 47 (16.04%) Visual Studio
2 34 (11.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (7.85%) Git (software)
4 15 (5.12%) Jenkins
5 12 (4.10%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (3.41%) JIRA
6 10 (3.41%) SoapUI
7 9 (3.07%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.39%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.71%) Maven
9 5 (1.71%) Rational Application Developer
9 5 (1.71%) Selenium
9 5 (1.71%) webpack
10 4 (1.37%) MSBuild
11 3 (1.02%) gulp
12 2 (0.68%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.68%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.68%) GitLab
12 2 (0.68%) SonarQube
12 2 (0.68%) YouTrack
General
1 34 (11.60%) Finance
2 16 (5.46%) Retail
3 12 (4.10%) Banking
4 7 (2.39%) Law
4 7 (2.39%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.05%) Back Office
6 5 (1.71%) Local Government
7 4 (1.37%) Legal
8 3 (1.02%) Marketing
9 2 (0.68%) Automotive
9 2 (0.68%) Front Office
9 2 (0.68%) Publishing
9 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 206 (70.31%) Developer
2 125 (42.66%) .NET Developer
3 51 (17.41%) C# Developer
4 38 (12.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (6.14%) SQL Developer
6 16 (5.46%) Software Developer
7 13 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
8 11 (3.75%) Senior Developer
9 10 (3.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 9 (3.07%) Architect
10 9 (3.07%) DevOps Engineer
10 9 (3.07%) Xamarin Developer
11 8 (2.73%) Angular Developer
11 8 (2.73%) Consultant
11 8 (2.73%) Technical Leader
12 7 (2.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (2.39%) Java Developer
12 7 (2.39%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (2.39%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (29.01%) ASP.NET
2 57 (19.45%) .NET Framework
3 53 (18.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 50 (17.06%) CSS
5 46 (15.70%) .NET Core
6 44 (15.02%) ASP.NET MVC
7 43 (14.68%) AngularJS
7 43 (14.68%) HTML
8 39 (13.31%) Web Services
9 31 (10.58%) jQuery
10 30 (10.24%) XML
11 26 (8.87%) SOAP
12 24 (8.19%) REST
13 23 (7.85%) Entity Framework
14 21 (7.17%) JSON
15 20 (6.83%) WCF
16 17 (5.80%) React
16 17 (5.80%) Vue.js
17 15 (5.12%) WinForms
18 13 (4.44%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.78%) Greenfield Project
1 14 (4.78%) Mobile App
2 12 (4.10%) N-Tier
2 12 (4.10%) User Experience
3 10 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (1.37%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.37%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.02%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.02%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.68%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (0.68%) Blog
7 2 (0.68%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (0.68%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.68%) NHS
7 2 (0.68%) Wiki
8 1 (0.34%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.34%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.46%) Android
2 10 (3.41%) Windows
3 4 (1.37%) Linux
4 3 (1.02%) Unix
4 3 (1.02%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.34%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (33.11%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (32.08%) MVC
3 36 (12.29%) DevOps
4 29 (9.90%) Scrum
5 25 (8.53%) Unit Testing
6 23 (7.85%) TDD
7 17 (5.80%) Software Engineering
8 16 (5.46%) E-Commerce
8 16 (5.46%) Microservices
8 16 (5.46%) Migration
9 13 (4.44%) BDD
10 12 (4.10%) OOP
10 12 (4.10%) Web Development
11 10 (3.41%) Analytics
11 10 (3.41%) OO
11 10 (3.41%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (3.41%) Test Automation
12 9 (3.07%) Memory Management
12 9 (3.07%) Multithreading
12 9 (3.07%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 225 (76.79%) C#
2 111 (37.88%) SQL
3 94 (32.08%) JavaScript
4 29 (9.90%) Java
5 20 (6.83%) T-SQL
6 17 (5.80%) C++
7 14 (4.78%) VB.NET
8 11 (3.75%) VB
9 9 (3.07%) PowerShell
10 8 (2.73%) Python
10 8 (2.73%) VB6
11 6 (2.05%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.71%) PHP
13 4 (1.37%) TypeScript
13 4 (1.37%) VC++
14 2 (0.68%) C
14 2 (0.68%) COBOL
14 2 (0.68%) Perl
14 2 (0.68%) R
14 2 (0.68%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (1.37%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.02%) Degree
3 2 (0.68%) ISEB
3 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.73%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) PA-DSS
2 2 (0.68%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.68%) WCAG
3 1 (0.34%) Dublin Core
3 1 (0.34%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (1.71%) Docker
2 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (1.71%) Kubernetes
1 5 (1.71%) Rancher
2 3 (1.02%) Ansible
2 3 (1.02%) Terraform
3 2 (0.68%) Kibana
3 2 (0.68%) Puppet
4 1 (0.34%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.34%) SCCM
Vendors
1 60 (20.48%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.56%) Xamarin
3 27 (9.22%) Oracle
4 8 (2.73%) IBM
4 8 (2.73%) Sitecore
5 6 (2.05%) Google
6 2 (0.68%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.68%) SAP
6 2 (0.68%) Twitter
7 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.34%) Dell
7 1 (0.34%) F5
7 1 (0.34%) HP
7 1 (0.34%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.34%) Nintex
7 1 (0.34%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.34%) UiPath
7 1 (0.34%) VMware