The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills 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 over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Sheffield region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET 14 17 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 7.49% 8.99% 16.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 31.11% 44.74% 40.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 10
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£380 £250 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.00% -45.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £175 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £300 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.23%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45 38 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 24.06% 20.11% 40.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 24 42
Average daily rate £350 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £201 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
.NET
South Yorkshire

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014.

.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 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing .NET also 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 that cited .NET.

1 29 (74.36%) C#
1 29 (74.36%) SQL Server
2 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
3 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
4 14 (35.90%) .NET Framework
5 13 (33.33%) MVC
5 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 12 (30.77%) HTML
6 12 (30.77%) jQuery
7 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (28.21%) CSS
8 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 9 (23.08%) HTML5
9 9 (23.08%) CSS3
10 8 (20.51%) Web Application Development
10 8 (20.51%) SQL
11 7 (17.95%) WCF
12 6 (15.38%) Web Services
12 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (15.38%) TDD
13 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (10.26%) NHibernate
14 4 (10.26%) Silverlight
14 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
15 3 (7.69%) Windows
15 3 (7.69%) Linux
15 3 (7.69%) SOA
15 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
15 3 (7.69%) Git (software)

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing .NET also 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 that cited .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.13%) Apache
1 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
1 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.13%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) OpenLDAP
1 2 (5.13%) VLAN
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
1 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.13%) VPN
1 2 (5.13%) LDAP
2 1 (2.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (74.36%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.13%) Hudson
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.13%) NUnit
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) NSubstitute
3 1 (2.56%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (2.56%) Moq
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (5.13%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (87.18%) Developer
2 18 (46.15%) C# Developer
3 15 (38.46%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.26%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) VB.NET Programmer
6 2 (5.13%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) .NET Programmer
6 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 2 (5.13%) Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Programmer
6 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.56%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
2 14 (35.90%) .NET Framework
3 12 (30.77%) HTML
3 12 (30.77%) jQuery
4 11 (28.21%) CSS
5 9 (23.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 9 (23.08%) HTML5
5 9 (23.08%) CSS3
6 7 (17.95%) WCF
7 6 (15.38%) Web Services
8 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (10.26%) NHibernate
9 4 (10.26%) Silverlight
10 2 (5.13%) WPF
10 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 2 (5.13%) XML
10 2 (5.13%) SOAP
11 1 (2.56%) WinForms
11 1 (2.56%) Classic ASP
11 1 (2.56%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) MVC
2 8 (20.51%) Web Application Development
3 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.38%) TDD
4 3 (7.69%) SOA
4 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.56%) Validation
6 1 (2.56%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Scrum
6 1 (2.56%) Service Management
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL
6 1 (2.56%) RAD
6 1 (2.56%) OO
6 1 (2.56%) CRM
6 1 (2.56%) EAI
6 1 (2.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (74.36%) C#
2 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.51%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.13%) Python
5 2 (5.13%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) VB6
6 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) qmail
1 2 (5.13%) Xen
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) JBoss
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Twitter
3 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
Sheffield
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 hours ago