The first table below looks at the demand for ASP.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 ASP.NET over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 19 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 13 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 5.96% 3.91% 5.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.41% 11.48% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 2
Average daily rate £275 £313 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.63
% change year-on-year
- +36.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
58 61 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 26.61% 34.08% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 38 20
Average daily rate £275 £310 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.29% +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £475 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ASP.NET
South Yorkshire

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ASP.NET across the Sheffield region.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET across the Sheffield region.

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing ASP.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 ASP.NET.

1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (90.00%) C#
3 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
4 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (26.67%) jQuery
6 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
6 7 (23.33%) OO
6 7 (23.33%) CMS
6 7 (23.33%) CSS
6 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (20.00%) Web Services
7 6 (20.00%) SQL
7 6 (20.00%) HTML
7 6 (20.00%) MVC
7 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (16.67%) TDD
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (13.33%) Sitecore
9 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (13.33%) NHibernate
9 4 (13.33%) WCF
9 4 (13.33%) WPF
9 4 (13.33%) SOAP
9 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
10 3 (10.00%) XML
10 3 (10.00%) Oracle
10 3 (10.00%) VB
10 3 (10.00%) Validation

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield region citing ASP.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 ASP.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (23.33%) CMS
2 3 (10.00%) Umbraco
2 3 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (10.00%) ReSharper
2 3 (10.00%) NUnit
2 3 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (10.00%) Moq
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) C# Developer
3 15 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Programmer
5 4 (13.33%) .NET Programmer
5 4 (13.33%) Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) C# Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) Sitecore Developer
6 2 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) VB.NET Programmer
6 2 (6.67%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Support Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Server Support
7 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (26.67%) jQuery
3 7 (23.33%) .NET Framework
3 7 (23.33%) CSS
3 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (20.00%) Web Services
4 6 (20.00%) HTML
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 4 (13.33%) NHibernate
5 4 (13.33%) WCF
5 4 (13.33%) WPF
5 4 (13.33%) SOAP
6 3 (10.00%) XML
6 3 (10.00%) HTML5
6 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (10.00%) RESTful
6 3 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (10.00%) Castle Windsor
7 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) UNIX
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) OO
3 6 (20.00%) MVC
3 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (16.67%) TDD
5 3 (10.00%) Validation
5 3 (10.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) C#
2 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 3 (10.00%) VB
5 2 (6.67%) VB6
5 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.33%) Java
6 1 (3.33%) VBScript
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Sitecore
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) EPiServer
4 1 (3.33%) Ektron
4 1 (3.33%) Twitter