Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 14 9
Rank change year-on-year -12 -5 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 273 486 707
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 6.15% 8.92% 11.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.63% 25.89% 38.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 318 481
Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.45% -1.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £289 £252 £281
90th Percentile £475 £487 £518
England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 10
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £14.19 £41.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -65.41% +131.10%
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

.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 1262 1877 1843
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.42% 34.44% 30.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 938 1291 1231
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £293 £281 £275
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 19
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.69 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +138.30% -41.25% -16.67%
10th Percentile £17.76 £13.43 £9.96
90th Percentile £40.50 £44.38 £47.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

.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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 -10 204 £340 -2.16% 125
South Yorkshire -17 35 £340 -2.86% 32
North Yorkshire -5 21 £339 +2.65% 16
East Yorkshire - 16 £350 - 7
.NET
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 196 (71.79%) C#
2 155 (56.78%) ASP.NET
3 133 (48.72%) SQL Server
4 121 (44.32%) SQL
5 119 (43.59%) MVC
6 112 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
7 93 (34.07%) JavaScript
8 87 (31.87%) Microsoft
9 78 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 66 (24.18%) HTML
11 61 (22.34%) ASP.NET Web API
12 56 (20.51%) TDD
12 56 (20.51%) CSS
13 54 (19.78%) .NET Framework
14 47 (17.22%) T-SQL
15 42 (15.38%) jQuery
16 39 (14.29%) AngularJS
17 36 (13.19%) Software Engineering
17 36 (13.19%) Scrum
18 34 (12.45%) E-Commerce
19 32 (11.72%) Web Development
19 32 (11.72%) SQL Server 2008
20 31 (11.36%) CMS
20 31 (11.36%) Entity Framework
21 30 (10.99%) Git (software)
22 28 (10.26%) Visual Studio
23 27 (9.89%) Finance
24 26 (9.52%) Web Services
24 26 (9.52%) Sitecore
24 26 (9.52%) HTML5

.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 31 (11.36%) CMS
2 18 (6.59%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (3.66%) Apache Solr
3 10 (3.66%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (3.66%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.30%) Umbraco
5 8 (2.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.83%) IIS
6 5 (1.83%) Kentico
7 4 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.10%) EPiServer
8 3 (1.10%) JBoss
8 3 (1.10%) Mule
8 3 (1.10%) Mule ESB
8 3 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.10%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.73%) Confluence
9 2 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.37%) nginx
10 1 (0.37%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 5 (1.83%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.83%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (9.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.83%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (1.47%) SaaS
4 2 (0.73%) Akamai
4 2 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.37%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.47%) Firewall
2 3 (1.10%) 3G
2 3 (1.10%) Internet
3 2 (0.73%) Network Security
4 1 (0.37%) Extranet
4 1 (0.37%) HTTP
4 1 (0.37%) Intranet
4 1 (0.37%) SAN
4 1 (0.37%) SSL
4 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (48.72%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 25 (9.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 16 (5.86%) MongoDB
6 13 (4.76%) NoSQL
7 9 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.20%) MySQL
8 6 (2.20%) Power BI
9 5 (1.83%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.47%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.37%) BigQuery
13 1 (0.37%) DocumentDB
13 1 (0.37%) MS Access
13 1 (0.37%) OLAP
13 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 30 (10.99%) Git (software)
2 28 (10.26%) Visual Studio
3 16 (5.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (3.66%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (3.66%) Subversion
4 10 (3.66%) TeamCity
5 8 (2.93%) Selenium
6 7 (2.56%) HP UFT
7 6 (2.20%) LoadRunner
7 6 (2.20%) SpecFlow
7 6 (2.20%) YouTrack
8 5 (1.83%) AppVeyor
8 5 (1.83%) CircleCI
8 5 (1.83%) JIRA
8 5 (1.83%) ReSharper
9 4 (1.47%) gulp
10 3 (1.10%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.10%) FitNesse
10 3 (1.10%) MSTest
10 3 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 27 (9.89%) Finance
2 7 (2.56%) Advertising
3 6 (2.20%) Publishing
3 6 (2.20%) Retail
4 3 (1.10%) Banking
4 3 (1.10%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.73%) Marketing
6 1 (0.37%) Back Office
6 1 (0.37%) Front Office
6 1 (0.37%) Games
6 1 (0.37%) Law
6 1 (0.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 216 (79.12%) Developer
2 151 (55.31%) .NET Developer
3 89 (32.60%) C# Developer
4 76 (27.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 58 (21.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 47 (17.22%) SQL Developer
7 46 (16.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 34 (12.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 32 (11.72%) Senior Developer
10 26 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
11 18 (6.59%) JavaScript Developer
12 16 (5.86%) Full Stack Developer
12 16 (5.86%) Lead Developer
13 15 (5.49%) Analyst
13 15 (5.49%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 15 (5.49%) Senior C# Developer
14 14 (5.13%) Lead .NET Developer
14 14 (5.13%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 14 (5.13%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
15 12 (4.40%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (56.78%) ASP.NET
2 78 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 66 (24.18%) HTML
4 61 (22.34%) ASP.NET Web API
5 56 (20.51%) CSS
6 54 (19.78%) .NET Framework
7 42 (15.38%) jQuery
8 39 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 31 (11.36%) Entity Framework
10 26 (9.52%) HTML5
10 26 (9.52%) Web Services
11 24 (8.79%) WCF
12 23 (8.42%) CSS3
13 19 (6.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 18 (6.59%) Ajax
15 17 (6.23%) KnockoutJS
15 17 (6.23%) React
16 15 (5.49%) Node.js
17 14 (5.13%) RESTful
18 13 (4.76%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (6.96%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (5.86%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (5.49%) User Experience
5 4 (1.47%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.73%) NHS
7 2 (0.73%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.66%) Windows
2 5 (1.83%) Android
2 5 (1.83%) Apple iOS
2 5 (1.83%) Linux
3 4 (1.47%) MVS
4 2 (0.73%) AIX
4 2 (0.73%) Unix
5 1 (0.37%) VMS
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (43.59%) MVC
2 112 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (20.51%) TDD
4 36 (13.19%) Scrum
4 36 (13.19%) Software Engineering
5 34 (12.45%) E-Commerce
6 32 (11.72%) Web Development
7 25 (9.16%) BDD
7 25 (9.16%) SOA
8 24 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (7.69%) Pair Programming
10 20 (7.33%) Front End Development
10 20 (7.33%) Microservices
11 19 (6.96%) Unit Testing
12 18 (6.59%) Test Automation
13 17 (6.23%) OOP
14 15 (5.49%) SDLC
15 14 (5.13%) SOLID
16 13 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (4.76%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 196 (71.79%) C#
2 121 (44.32%) SQL
3 93 (34.07%) JavaScript
4 47 (17.22%) T-SQL
5 20 (7.33%) Java
6 13 (4.76%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.56%) PHP
8 5 (1.83%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.47%) VB
10 3 (1.10%) VB6
11 2 (0.73%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.73%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.73%) C++
11 2 (0.73%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.73%) Scala
11 2 (0.73%) X++
12 1 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (3.30%) ISTQB
2 7 (2.56%) Degree
3 6 (2.20%) ISEB
4 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.73%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (0.73%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.37%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.47%) QA
2 3 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.73%) GCP
4 1 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.37%) GDPR
4 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (2.56%) Docker
2 2 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.73%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.73%) Grafana
2 2 (0.73%) Prometheus
2 2 (0.73%) Terraform
3 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 87 (31.87%) Microsoft
2 26 (9.52%) Sitecore
3 17 (6.23%) Oracle
4 11 (4.03%) Xamarin
5 7 (2.56%) HP
6 5 (1.83%) DevExpress
6 5 (1.83%) IBM
6 5 (1.83%) Telerik
7 4 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.10%) AppDynamics
8 3 (1.10%) Cisco
8 3 (1.10%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.10%) SAP
9 2 (0.73%) Imperva
9 2 (0.73%) Intel
9 2 (0.73%) Splunk
10 1 (0.37%) Dynatrace
10 1 (0.37%) NetApp
10 1 (0.37%) Twitter
10 1 (0.37%) VMware