The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 30 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 16 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.76% 4.91% 7.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.01% 5.16% 7.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 11
Average daily rate £319 £363 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.06% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £431 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £32.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+29.23% -5.79%
.NET Developer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
399 213 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 93.66% 95.09% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 132 122
Average daily rate £400 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 12
Average hourly rate £14.00 £10.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -27.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.50 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.79 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Developer across the Sheffield region.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer across the Sheffield region.

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (80.00%) MVC
3 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
5 15 (50.00%) C#
6 12 (40.00%) HTML
6 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 11 (36.67%) .NET Framework
7 11 (36.67%) Umbraco
8 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 10 (33.33%) CSS
8 10 (33.33%) TDD
9 8 (26.67%) SQL
9 8 (26.67%) Web Development
9 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (23.33%) ERP
11 6 (20.00%) SOAP
11 6 (20.00%) Web Services
11 6 (20.00%) WCF
11 6 (20.00%) WPF
12 5 (16.67%) Xamarin
12 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
12 5 (16.67%) Secure Coding
12 5 (16.67%) RESTful
12 5 (16.67%) OO
12 5 (16.67%) NUnit
13 4 (13.33%) CMS
13 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
14 3 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
14 3 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (36.67%) Umbraco
2 4 (13.33%) CMS
3 3 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) NUnit
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (10.00%) Subversion
3 3 (10.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.33%) Moq
4 1 (3.33%) NSubstitute
4 1 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (40.00%) HTML
3 11 (36.67%) .NET Framework
4 10 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 10 (33.33%) CSS
5 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (20.00%) SOAP
6 6 (20.00%) WCF
6 6 (20.00%) Web Services
6 6 (20.00%) WPF
7 5 (16.67%) AngularJS
7 5 (16.67%) RESTful
8 3 (10.00%) HTML5
8 3 (10.00%) jQuery
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
9 2 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Android
1 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) MVC
2 18 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) TDD
4 8 (26.67%) Web Development
5 7 (23.33%) ERP
6 5 (16.67%) OO
6 5 (16.67%) Secure Coding
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (6.67%) Scrum
8 2 (6.67%) SOLID
8 2 (6.67%) Unit Testing
9 1 (3.33%) API Design
9 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.33%) Front End Development
9 1 (3.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) C#
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Xamarin
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle