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 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 13 18 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing .NET 12 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.56% 7.94% 15.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.67% 28.57% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 21
Average daily rate
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£331 £215 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.06% -33.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £484 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £28.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.20%
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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
45 70 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 20.83% 27.78% 42.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 46 69
Average daily rate £308 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.53% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.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 1 September 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 1 September 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 30 (76.92%) C#
2 29 (74.36%) SQL Server
3 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
3 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
4 15 (38.46%) .NET Framework
5 14 (35.90%) MVC
6 12 (30.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 11 (28.21%) HTML
7 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
8 10 (25.64%) CSS
8 10 (25.64%) WCF
8 10 (25.64%) jQuery
8 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (20.51%) Web Application Development
10 8 (20.51%) CSS3
10 8 (20.51%) HTML5
11 6 (15.38%) SQL
12 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (10.26%) Silverlight
13 4 (10.26%) Web Services
13 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (10.26%) TDD
14 3 (7.69%) Windows
14 3 (7.69%) Linux
14 3 (7.69%) SOA
14 3 (7.69%) NHibernate
14 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
15 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
15 2 (5.13%) Hudson

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
1 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
1 2 (5.13%) VPN
1 2 (5.13%) VLAN
1 2 (5.13%) OpenLDAP
1 2 (5.13%) LDAP
2 1 (2.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (74.36%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.13%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.13%) Hudson
2 2 (5.13%) Subversion
2 2 (5.13%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) JIRA
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.13%) Advertising
1 2 (5.13%) Retail
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (87.18%) Developer
2 20 (51.28%) C# Developer
3 14 (35.90%) .NET Developer
4 8 (20.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (5.13%) CRM Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.13%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (2.56%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 1 (2.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
2 15 (38.46%) .NET Framework
3 12 (30.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 11 (28.21%) HTML
5 10 (25.64%) CSS
5 10 (25.64%) WCF
5 10 (25.64%) jQuery
6 8 (20.51%) CSS3
6 8 (20.51%) HTML5
7 4 (10.26%) Silverlight
7 4 (10.26%) Web Services
8 3 (7.69%) NHibernate
8 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (5.13%) XML
9 2 (5.13%) WPF
10 1 (2.56%) WinForms
10 1 (2.56%) SOAP
10 1 (2.56%) Classic ASP
10 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
1 3 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) MVC
2 8 (20.51%) Web Application Development
3 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.26%) TDD
4 3 (7.69%) SOA
5 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.13%) CRM
6 1 (2.56%) EAI
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL
6 1 (2.56%) RAD
6 1 (2.56%) Service Management
6 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.56%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) C#
2 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) Java
4 2 (5.13%) Perl
4 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.13%) Python
4 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.56%) X++
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
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%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.13%) Xen
1 2 (5.13%) qmail
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) JBoss
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