The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 50 46 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.34% 13.73% 14.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.17% 46.46% 46.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 21
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £375 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £31.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +110.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -8.57%
.NET
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 South Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
106 99 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.04% 29.55% 30.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 68 44
Average daily rate £350 £290 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 10
Average hourly rate - £31.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

.NET
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -6 27 £288 +4.54% 17
Rotherham +3 10 £256 +40.41% 3
Doncaster -5 3 £363 -3.33% 6
.NET
Yorkshire

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 42 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 39 (44.83%) SQL
3 36 (41.38%) C#
4 34 (39.08%) IIS
5 32 (36.78%) ASP.NET
6 31 (35.63%) Windows
7 29 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 27 (31.03%) Linux
8 27 (31.03%) JBoss
8 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
9 26 (29.89%) Firewall
10 25 (28.74%) Web Services
11 24 (27.59%) XML
12 23 (26.44%) Oracle
12 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (25.29%) BizTalk Server
13 22 (25.29%) HTML
14 21 (24.14%) SharePoint
14 21 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 18 (20.69%) ITIL
15 18 (20.69%) CSS
15 18 (20.69%) MVC
16 17 (19.54%) Migration
17 14 (16.09%) VB
18 12 (13.79%) Windows 2000
18 12 (13.79%) EMC
18 12 (13.79%) Cisco
18 12 (13.79%) NetApp
18 12 (13.79%) Red Hat
18 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 34 (39.08%) IIS
2 27 (31.03%) JBoss
3 22 (25.29%) BizTalk Server
4 21 (24.14%) SharePoint
5 8 (9.20%) Umbraco
6 6 (6.90%) CMS
7 4 (4.60%) CMS400.NET
8 3 (3.45%) WebSphere
8 3 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
9 2 (2.30%) NetWeaver
10 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.15%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
10 1 (1.15%) MQSeries
10 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.15%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.15%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.15%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.15%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.15%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (29.89%) Firewall
2 4 (4.60%) HTTP
3 2 (2.30%) FTP
3 2 (2.30%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.30%) DMZ
4 1 (1.15%) SSL
4 1 (1.15%) DNS
4 1 (1.15%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 21 (24.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.30%) MySQL
5 2 (2.30%) DB2
5 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.30%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.45%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.30%) NUnit
2 2 (2.30%) Selenium
2 2 (2.30%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.30%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.15%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (1.15%) Maven
3 1 (1.15%) LSMW
3 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (2.30%) Finance
1 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
1 2 (2.30%) Retail
1 2 (2.30%) Marketing
2 1 (1.15%) Electronics
2 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (50.57%) Developer
2 22 (25.29%) .NET Developer
3 16 (18.39%) Migration Engineer
4 12 (13.79%) C# Developer
5 11 (12.64%) Applications Support
6 7 (8.05%) Analyst
6 7 (8.05%) Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) Sitecore Developer
7 5 (5.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Umbraco Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Development Consultant
9 3 (3.45%) Software Consultant
9 3 (3.45%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Architect
9 3 (3.45%) Applications Support Analyst
10 2 (2.30%) SAP Consultant
10 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (2.30%) SQL DBA
10 2 (2.30%) Applications Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (36.78%) ASP.NET
2 25 (28.74%) Web Services
3 24 (27.59%) XML
4 22 (25.29%) HTML
5 18 (20.69%) CSS
6 10 (11.49%) jQuery
6 10 (11.49%) WCF
6 10 (11.49%) WPF
7 9 (10.34%) .NET Framework
8 6 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (4.60%) REST
10 3 (3.45%) Ajax
10 3 (3.45%) WinForms
10 3 (3.45%) ADO.NET
11 2 (2.30%) XSD
11 2 (2.30%) JMS
11 2 (2.30%) WSDL
11 2 (2.30%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (2.30%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (2.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.60%) Clustering
2 3 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.30%) Open Source
3 2 (2.30%) Life Science
3 2 (2.30%) CCTV
4 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.15%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 31 (35.63%) Windows
2 27 (31.03%) Linux
3 12 (13.79%) Windows 2000
3 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (13.79%) Windows 2000 Server
3 12 (13.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (20.69%) ITIL
2 18 (20.69%) MVC
3 17 (19.54%) Migration
4 12 (13.79%) Test Scripting
5 11 (12.64%) Unit Testing
5 11 (12.64%) TDD
5 11 (12.64%) OO
6 8 (9.20%) Scrum
7 5 (5.75%) Web Development
8 4 (4.60%) BDD
9 3 (3.45%) Build Automation
9 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2
10 2 (2.30%) SOA
10 2 (2.30%) ERP
10 2 (2.30%) Web Design
10 2 (2.30%) Project Management
10 2 (2.30%) Dependency Injection
10 2 (2.30%) Load Balancing
10 2 (2.30%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (44.83%) SQL
2 36 (41.38%) C#
3 29 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 14 (16.09%) VB
5 12 (13.79%) PowerShell
6 7 (8.05%) Java
7 3 (3.45%) PHP
7 3 (3.45%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.30%) VB6
9 1 (1.15%) X++
9 1 (1.15%) XPath
9 1 (1.15%) XAML
9 1 (1.15%) XQuery
9 1 (1.15%) ABAP
9 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.15%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) PMP
2 1 (1.15%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (6.90%) Foglight
Vendors
1 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 23 (26.44%) Oracle
3 12 (13.79%) EMC
3 12 (13.79%) Cisco
3 12 (13.79%) NetApp
3 12 (13.79%) Red Hat
4 6 (6.90%) New Relic
5 5 (5.75%) Sitecore
5 5 (5.75%) Ektron
5 5 (5.75%) SAP
6 2 (2.30%) Intel
6 2 (2.30%) Software AG
6 2 (2.30%) VMware
6 2 (2.30%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.15%) IBM
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Posted: 6 days ago
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