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 26 March 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 42 36 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 10.17% 9.47% 9.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.19% 41.38% 35.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 25 15
Average daily rate
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£310 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £390 £437
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -1.42%
.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
89 87 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 21.55% 22.89% 28.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 55 55
Average daily rate £325 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

.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 26 March 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 26 March 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 28 £325 +25.00% 18
Rotherham - 3 £225 - 1
Doncaster -5 2 £340 +8.80%
Barnsley - - - - 2
.NET
Yorkshire

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 43 (62.32%) C#
2 38 (55.07%) ASP.NET
3 35 (50.72%) SQL Server
4 29 (42.03%) SQL
4 29 (42.03%) Web Services
5 28 (40.58%) HTML
6 27 (39.13%) JavaScript
6 27 (39.13%) XML
7 26 (37.68%) MVC
8 25 (36.23%) CSS
9 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
10 21 (30.43%) IIS
11 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (28.99%) jQuery
12 15 (21.74%) TDD
12 15 (21.74%) SharePoint
13 14 (20.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 14 (20.29%) Scrum
14 13 (18.84%) Oracle
14 13 (18.84%) .NET Framework
15 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (17.39%) Windows
15 12 (17.39%) Firewall
16 11 (15.94%) BizTalk Server
16 11 (15.94%) Unit Testing
16 11 (15.94%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (14.49%) Linux
17 10 (14.49%) JBoss
17 10 (14.49%) ITIL

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 21 (30.43%) IIS
2 15 (21.74%) SharePoint
3 11 (15.94%) BizTalk Server
4 10 (14.49%) JBoss
5 8 (11.59%) Umbraco
6 6 (8.70%) CMS
7 4 (5.80%) CMS400.NET
8 3 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (4.35%) WebSphere
9 2 (2.90%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (2.90%) NetWeaver
10 1 (1.45%) MQSeries
10 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.45%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.90%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.45%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.45%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.45%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.45%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.45%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.39%) Firewall
2 4 (5.80%) HTTP
3 2 (2.90%) HTTPS
3 2 (2.90%) FTP
3 2 (2.90%) DMZ
4 1 (1.45%) SSL
4 1 (1.45%) DNS
4 1 (1.45%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (50.72%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (15.94%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (10.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.35%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.90%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.90%) DB2
7 2 (2.90%) MySQL
7 2 (2.90%) MS Access
8 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.90%) SpecFlow
2 2 (2.90%) Selenium
2 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
2 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.90%) NUnit
3 1 (1.45%) LSMW
3 1 (1.45%) Maven
3 1 (1.45%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 4 (5.80%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Marketing
2 2 (2.90%) Banking
2 2 (2.90%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Electronics
3 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 46 (66.67%) Developer
2 25 (36.23%) .NET Developer
3 8 (11.59%) Applications Support
4 7 (10.14%) C# Developer
5 6 (8.70%) Consultant
6 5 (7.25%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Umbraco Developer
7 4 (5.80%) CRM Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Sitecore Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.80%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Migration Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (4.35%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.35%) Software Consultant
8 3 (4.35%) Development Consultant
9 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 2 (2.90%) Designer
9 2 (2.90%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (55.07%) ASP.NET
2 29 (42.03%) Web Services
3 28 (40.58%) HTML
4 27 (39.13%) XML
5 25 (36.23%) CSS
6 20 (28.99%) jQuery
7 13 (18.84%) .NET Framework
8 11 (15.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (13.04%) Ajax
10 7 (10.14%) WCF
10 7 (10.14%) WPF
11 5 (7.25%) REST
11 5 (7.25%) Silverlight
12 3 (4.35%) Hibernate
13 2 (2.90%) JSON
13 2 (2.90%) ActiveMQ
13 2 (2.90%) NHibernate
13 2 (2.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 2 (2.90%) Gherkin
13 2 (2.90%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.90%) CCTV
1 2 (2.90%) Open Source
1 2 (2.90%) Clustering
2 1 (1.45%) NHS
2 1 (1.45%) DTV
2 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.45%) Life Science
2 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.39%) Windows
2 10 (14.49%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.45%) UNIX
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
3 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) MVC
2 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (21.74%) TDD
4 14 (20.29%) Scrum
5 11 (15.94%) Unit Testing
6 10 (14.49%) ITIL
7 9 (13.04%) CRM
7 9 (13.04%) Test Scripting
7 9 (13.04%) Web Development
8 5 (7.25%) Migration
8 5 (7.25%) OO
9 4 (5.80%) BDD
10 3 (4.35%) Workflow
10 3 (4.35%) Build Automation
11 2 (2.90%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (2.90%) Load Balancing
11 2 (2.90%) Resource Management
11 2 (2.90%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (2.90%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (2.90%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (62.32%) C#
2 29 (42.03%) SQL
3 27 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 9 (13.04%) Java
5 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.90%) PHP
6 2 (2.90%) VBA
7 1 (1.45%) XAML
7 1 (1.45%) XQuery
7 1 (1.45%) VBScript
7 1 (1.45%) VB
7 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.45%) ABAP
7 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.45%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Foglight
Vendors
1 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.84%) Oracle
3 5 (7.25%) SAP
3 5 (7.25%) Ektron
4 4 (5.80%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.90%) JD Edwards
5 2 (2.90%) Intel
5 2 (2.90%) Software AG
6 1 (1.45%) NetApp
6 1 (1.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.45%) EMC
6 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.45%) Cisco
6 1 (1.45%) IBM
6 1 (1.45%) Siebel
6 1 (1.45%) New Relic
6 1 (1.45%) NetSuite
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