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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 13 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 44 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 11.06% 10.53% 12.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 36.97% 58.54% 49.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 14 14
Average daily rate £350 £328 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +13.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £418 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -5.14%
.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
119 41 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 29.90% 17.98% 25.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 25 26
Average daily rate £350 £325 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +12.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% +37.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.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 13 February 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 13 February 2016, 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 46 (64.79%) C#
2 32 (45.07%) SQL Server
2 32 (45.07%) ASP.NET
3 31 (43.66%) HTML
4 29 (40.85%) JavaScript
5 28 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (38.03%) MVC
6 27 (38.03%) CSS
7 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
8 21 (29.58%) SQL
9 18 (25.35%) .NET Framework
9 18 (25.35%) jQuery
10 15 (21.13%) IIS
11 13 (18.31%) Umbraco
12 12 (16.90%) TDD
13 11 (15.49%) CMS
13 11 (15.49%) XML
13 11 (15.49%) SSL
14 10 (14.08%) Web Services
14 10 (14.08%) CRM
14 10 (14.08%) Web Development
15 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC
15 9 (12.68%) Dynamics CRM
15 9 (12.68%) DNS
16 8 (11.27%) SharePoint
16 8 (11.27%) SOAP
16 8 (11.27%) Windows
16 8 (11.27%) WPF
16 8 (11.27%) AngularJS
17 7 (9.86%) SharePoint 2013

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 15 (21.13%) IIS
2 13 (18.31%) Umbraco
3 11 (15.49%) CMS
4 8 (11.27%) SharePoint
5 7 (9.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (8.45%) Apache
7 5 (7.04%) nginx
7 5 (7.04%) Tomcat
8 3 (4.23%) Jetty
8 3 (4.23%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.82%) JBoss
9 2 (2.82%) WebLogic
10 1 (1.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.23%) Google App Engine
2 3 (4.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) SSL
2 9 (12.68%) DNS
3 5 (7.04%) HTTP
3 5 (7.04%) Internet
3 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.63%) Extranet
4 4 (5.63%) Intranet
5 3 (4.23%) DHCP
5 3 (4.23%) FTP
5 3 (4.23%) IPsec
6 2 (2.82%) LDAP
6 2 (2.82%) Network Security
6 2 (2.82%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (2.82%) VLAN
6 2 (2.82%) VPN
7 1 (1.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (45.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) MS Access
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.82%) GIS
3 2 (2.82%) MySQL
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (8.45%) NUnit
2 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.63%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (5.63%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.23%) Subversion
4 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.41%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.41%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.41%) JIRA
5 1 (1.41%) JMeter
5 1 (1.41%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.41%) Moq
5 1 (1.41%) NSubstitute
5 1 (1.41%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.41%) Selenium
General
1 2 (2.82%) Advertising
2 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 56 (78.87%) Developer
2 28 (39.44%) .NET Developer
3 13 (18.31%) C# Developer
4 12 (16.90%) SQL Developer
5 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Consultant
6 9 (12.68%) CRM Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Web Developer
7 8 (11.27%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 8 (11.27%) Umbraco Developer
8 7 (9.86%) .NET Software Developer
8 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Developer
8 7 (9.86%) Software Developer
8 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (8.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (8.45%) SharePoint Consultant
10 4 (5.63%) Angular Developer
10 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.63%) WPF Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.07%) ASP.NET
2 31 (43.66%) HTML
3 27 (38.03%) CSS
4 18 (25.35%) .NET Framework
4 18 (25.35%) jQuery
5 11 (15.49%) XML
6 10 (14.08%) Web Services
7 9 (12.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (11.27%) AngularJS
8 8 (11.27%) SOAP
8 8 (11.27%) WPF
9 6 (8.45%) RESTful
10 5 (7.04%) Entity Framework
10 5 (7.04%) WCF
11 4 (5.63%) HTML5
12 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (4.23%) J2EE
12 3 (4.23%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (2.82%) Smartcard
2 1 (1.41%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.41%) NHS
2 1 (1.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.27%) Windows
2 7 (9.86%) Linux
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.23%) Android
4 3 (4.23%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.82%) Debian
6 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (39.44%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.03%) MVC
3 12 (16.90%) TDD
4 10 (14.08%) CRM
4 10 (14.08%) Web Development
5 7 (9.86%) ERP
6 6 (8.45%) OO
6 6 (8.45%) Secure Coding
6 6 (8.45%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.04%) Content Management
8 4 (5.63%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (5.63%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.63%) Data Protection
8 4 (5.63%) DevOps
8 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2
9 3 (4.23%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.23%) CRUD
9 3 (4.23%) Open Source
9 3 (4.23%) Project Management
9 3 (4.23%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 46 (64.79%) C#
2 29 (40.85%) JavaScript
3 21 (29.58%) SQL
4 7 (9.86%) Java
4 7 (9.86%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.63%) Perl
5 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.63%) Python
6 3 (4.23%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.41%) C
7 1 (1.41%) Ruby
7 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.41%) Degree
1 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) WCAG
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (4.23%) Xen
2 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.23%) Puppet
3 1 (1.41%) Nagios
3 1 (1.41%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.23%) Google
3 3 (4.23%) VMware
4 2 (2.82%) Ektron
5 1 (1.41%) HP
5 1 (1.41%) New Relic
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle
5 1 (1.41%) Tableau
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