The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs citing .NET 39 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.83% 8.84% 6.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.33% 38.10% 30.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 7 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £435 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £31.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
.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
90 42 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 31.91% 23.20% 21.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 22 26
Average daily rate £339 £350 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.21% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £210 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 4
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

.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 31 July 2015.

.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 31 July 2015, 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 37 (52.86%) SQL Server
2 32 (45.71%) C#
3 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (37.14%) SQL
5 25 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 25 (35.71%) Microsoft
6 22 (31.43%) JavaScript
7 18 (25.71%) MVC
8 17 (24.29%) Web Services
9 15 (21.43%) WCF
10 14 (20.00%) WPF
10 14 (20.00%) SharePoint
11 13 (18.57%) CSS
11 13 (18.57%) Linux
12 11 (15.71%) HTML
12 11 (15.71%) Windows
12 11 (15.71%) .NET Framework
12 11 (15.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (14.29%) Unit Testing
13 10 (14.29%) Umbraco
14 9 (12.86%) PowerShell
14 9 (12.86%) TDD
14 9 (12.86%) Migration
14 9 (12.86%) Scrum
14 9 (12.86%) BizTalk Server
14 9 (12.86%) Oracle
14 9 (12.86%) OO
14 9 (12.86%) XML
15 8 (11.43%) ITIL
15 8 (11.43%) JBoss

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 14 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (14.29%) Umbraco
3 9 (12.86%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (11.43%) IIS
4 8 (11.43%) JBoss
5 4 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.86%) Node.js
6 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.86%) CMS
6 2 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.43%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (1.43%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.43%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.43%) Firewall
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (52.86%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (10.00%) DB2
4 6 (8.57%) NoSQL
5 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.86%) MySQL
8 1 (1.43%) MS Access
8 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.86%) NUnit
2 2 (2.86%) Selenium
2 2 (2.86%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.86%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.86%) Jasmine
2 2 (2.86%) Yeoman
3 1 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.43%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.43%) Maven
3 1 (1.43%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (4.29%) Finance
2 1 (1.43%) Legal
2 1 (1.43%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.43%) Banking
2 1 (1.43%) Billing
2 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (64.29%) Developer
2 17 (24.29%) .NET Developer
3 9 (12.86%) C# Developer
4 8 (11.43%) Migration Engineer
5 5 (7.14%) Consultant
5 5 (7.14%) CRM Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Web Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Applications Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Umbraco Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Leader
7 3 (4.29%) Software Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) Architect
7 3 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Development Consultant
8 2 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 2 (2.86%) SQL DBA
8 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (2.86%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Software Developer
8 2 (2.86%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 17 (24.29%) Web Services
3 15 (21.43%) WCF
4 14 (20.00%) WPF
5 13 (18.57%) CSS
6 11 (15.71%) .NET Framework
6 11 (15.71%) HTML
7 9 (12.86%) XML
8 8 (11.43%) REST
9 7 (10.00%) Entity Framework
9 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (8.57%) jQuery
10 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (8.57%) SOAP
11 4 (5.71%) Ajax
11 4 (5.71%) Middleware
11 4 (5.71%) Task Parallel Library
11 4 (5.71%) AngularJS
12 3 (4.29%) CSS3
13 2 (2.86%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.29%) E-Learning
3 2 (2.86%) Clustering
3 2 (2.86%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.43%) Social Media
4 1 (1.43%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.57%) Linux
2 11 (15.71%) Windows
3 7 (10.00%) UNIX
4 5 (7.14%) Windows 2000
4 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.71%) MVC
3 10 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 9 (12.86%) Migration
4 9 (12.86%) Scrum
4 9 (12.86%) TDD
4 9 (12.86%) OO
5 8 (11.43%) ITIL
5 8 (11.43%) Test Scripting
6 6 (8.57%) MVVM
6 6 (8.57%) CRM
6 6 (8.57%) Software Delivery
7 4 (5.71%) BDD
7 4 (5.71%) Web Development
8 3 (4.29%) Build Automation
9 2 (2.86%) Automation Testing
9 2 (2.86%) Workflow
9 2 (2.86%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (2.86%) Use Case
9 2 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (45.71%) C#
2 26 (37.14%) SQL
3 22 (31.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.86%) PowerShell
5 8 (11.43%) VB
6 6 (8.57%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.71%) Java
8 2 (2.86%) VB6
8 2 (2.86%) Scala
8 2 (2.86%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.43%) ActionScript
9 1 (1.43%) Python
9 1 (1.43%) Perl
9 1 (1.43%) PHP
9 1 (1.43%) C++
9 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.43%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.43%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.43%) PMP
2 1 (1.43%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.43%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (10.00%) Control-M
2 5 (7.14%) Foglight
3 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.43%) Pingdom
3 1 (1.43%) Nagios
Vendors
1 25 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) Oracle
3 6 (8.57%) New Relic
4 5 (7.14%) Cisco
4 5 (7.14%) EMC
4 5 (7.14%) NetApp
4 5 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.29%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.86%) VMware
6 2 (2.86%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.43%) IBM
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