The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 41 26 9
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -17
Contract jobs citing .NET 16 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.10% 5.06% 10.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.60% 18.97% 48.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 16
Median daily rate £431 £333 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.69% +3.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £463 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
- +15.94%
.NET
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
186 116 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 36.05% 26.67% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 91 38
Median daily rate £390 £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £9.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+455.55% -41.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for .NET.

1 34 (65.38%) C#
2 30 (57.69%) SQL
3 29 (55.77%) SQL Server
4 19 (36.54%) .NET Framework
5 18 (34.62%) MVC
6 17 (32.69%) T-SQL
7 13 (25.00%) Web Services
7 13 (25.00%) CRM
7 13 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 13 (25.00%) jQuery
7 13 (25.00%) Entity Framework
7 13 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (23.08%) Unity DI Container
8 12 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
8 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 12 (23.08%) Inversion of Control
8 12 (23.08%) Finance
9 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
9 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET
10 10 (19.23%) VBA
10 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (19.23%) WCF
10 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (17.31%) Visualisation
11 9 (17.31%) Data Visualisation
12 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
12 8 (15.38%) Data Validation
12 8 (15.38%) Validation

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 4 (7.69%) CMS
2 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.85%) Kentico
4 1 (1.92%) Confluence
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) Liferay
4 1 (1.92%) Sitefinity
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.77%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (3.85%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.92%) GitHub
4 1 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Firewall
1 1 (1.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (55.77%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 10 (19.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (5.77%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.92%) git-flow
2 1 (1.92%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) JMeter
2 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.92%) Selenium
General
1 12 (23.08%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Back Office
3 3 (5.77%) Advertising
4 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (75.00%) Developer
2 22 (42.31%) .NET Developer
3 15 (28.85%) SQL Developer
4 11 (21.15%) C# Developer
5 7 (13.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (13.46%) CRM Developer
5 7 (13.46%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 4 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (5.77%) Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) CRM Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Sitecore Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) .NET Framework
2 13 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 13 (25.00%) jQuery
2 13 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 13 (25.00%) Web Services
3 12 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 12 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
3 12 (23.08%) Unity DI Container
4 11 (21.15%) ASP.NET
5 10 (19.23%) WCF
6 7 (13.46%) HTML
7 6 (11.54%) CSS
8 4 (7.69%) ADO
8 4 (7.69%) AngularJS
8 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (7.69%) REST
8 4 (7.69%) WinForms
9 3 (5.77%) SOAP
10 2 (3.85%) XML
11 1 (1.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (17.31%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.85%) FMCG
4 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.92%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (34.62%) MVC
2 13 (25.00%) CRM
3 10 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (17.31%) Data Visualisation
5 8 (15.38%) Data Validation
5 8 (15.38%) Validation
6 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
7 6 (11.54%) Web Development
8 4 (7.69%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 4 (7.69%) DevOps
8 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
9 3 (5.77%) ERP
9 3 (5.77%) SDLC
10 2 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
10 2 (3.85%) Project Management
10 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.85%) Test Scripting
10 2 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (65.38%) C#
2 30 (57.69%) SQL
3 17 (32.69%) T-SQL
4 11 (21.15%) JavaScript
5 10 (19.23%) VBA
6 4 (7.69%) VB
7 3 (5.77%) Java
7 3 (5.77%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.92%) C
8 1 (1.92%) Perl
8 1 (1.92%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.92%) Python
8 1 (1.92%) Ruby
8 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) HP ASE
2 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) Docker
3 1 (1.92%) Shibboleth
3 1 (1.92%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.92%) HP
3 1 (1.92%) Siebel
3 1 (1.92%) WSO2