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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
Rank 43 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 6 38 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.53% 8.72% 8.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.80% 30.16% 48.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 25 10
Median daily rate £325 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.07% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £285 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £390 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.85 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.39% +28.76%

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
158 126 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 40.20% 28.90% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 89 24
Median daily rate £365 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

.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 21 January 2017.

.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 21 January 2017, 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 22 (66.67%) C#
2 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
3 15 (45.45%) CRM
3 15 (45.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (42.42%) SQL
5 12 (36.36%) Web Services
6 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 9 (27.27%) MVC
7 9 (27.27%) jQuery
8 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
8 8 (24.24%) Entity Framework
8 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
8 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
9 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
9 7 (21.21%) Business Analysis
9 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (21.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (18.18%) Unity DI Container
10 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 6 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (18.18%) Razor View Engine
10 6 (18.18%) WCF
10 6 (18.18%) Finance
11 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
12 4 (12.12%) VBA
12 4 (12.12%) Windows
12 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
12 4 (12.12%) Advertising
12 4 (12.12%) 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 1 (3.03%) CMS
1 1 (3.03%) Confluence
1 1 (3.03%) IIS
1 1 (3.03%) Kentico
1 1 (3.03%) Liferay
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (45.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (6.06%) CloudFront
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.03%) GitHub
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.09%) JIRA
3 2 (6.06%) Mercurial
3 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
4 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) git-flow
4 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.03%) JMeter
4 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Advertising
2 4 (12.12%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.21%) CRM Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 6 (18.18%) SQL Developer
5 4 (12.12%) C# Developer
5 4 (12.12%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) CRM Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.03%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (3.03%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) Performance Test Specialist
8 1 (3.03%) Software Team Leader
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) Web Services
2 9 (27.27%) jQuery
3 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
3 8 (24.24%) Entity Framework
4 7 (21.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 6 (18.18%) Razor View Engine
5 6 (18.18%) Unity DI Container
5 6 (18.18%) WCF
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET
7 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (6.06%) HTML
8 2 (6.06%) LINQ
8 2 (6.06%) REST
9 1 (3.03%) Node.js
9 1 (3.03%) OAuth
9 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (12.12%) Visualisation
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) CRM
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (27.27%) MVC
4 7 (21.21%) Business Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) Data Validation
5 4 (12.12%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (12.12%) DevOps
5 4 (12.12%) Validation
5 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
6 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.09%) ERP
6 3 (9.09%) SDLC
6 3 (9.09%) Web Development
7 2 (6.06%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.03%) API Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Automation Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (3.03%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (66.67%) C#
2 14 (42.42%) SQL
3 11 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.12%) VBA
6 2 (6.06%) Java
7 1 (3.03%) C
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.03%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) HP ASE
1 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 7 (21.21%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) Docker
3 1 (3.03%) Shibboleth
3 1 (3.03%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.03%) HP
3 1 (3.03%) Siebel
3 1 (3.03%) WSO2