The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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 South Yorkshire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 12 5
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing .NET 38 27 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 11.99% 8.91% 13.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.24% 40.30% 40.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 11
Average daily rate
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£313 £275 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -40.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £175 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £313 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.30% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.16% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.23%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
84 67 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 26.50% 22.11% 33.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 40 46
Average daily rate £305 £295 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £218 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £357 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
.NET
Yorkshire

.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 25 July 2014.

.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 25 July 2014. 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 +1 15 £380 +52.00% 22
Rotherham - 2 £183 -
Barnsley - 2 - - 1
Doncaster - - - - 2
.NET
Yorkshire

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 47 (59.49%) SQL Server
2 46 (58.23%) C#
3 34 (43.04%) ASP.NET
4 31 (39.24%) Microsoft
5 24 (30.38%) SQL
6 22 (27.85%) HTML
6 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
7 20 (25.32%) MVC
8 19 (24.05%) SQL Server 2008
9 18 (22.78%) CSS
10 16 (20.25%) .NET Framework
11 15 (18.99%) Windows
11 15 (18.99%) VB.NET
11 15 (18.99%) IIS
11 15 (18.99%) jQuery
12 11 (13.92%) HTML5
12 11 (13.92%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (13.92%) XML
13 10 (12.66%) FTP
13 10 (12.66%) Firewall
13 10 (12.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 9 (11.39%) CSS3
14 9 (11.39%) WCF
14 9 (11.39%) TDD
14 9 (11.39%) T-SQL
15 8 (10.13%) Visual Studio
15 8 (10.13%) Web Services
15 8 (10.13%) SharePoint
15 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (10.13%) Web Application Development

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 15 (18.99%) IIS
2 8 (10.13%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.59%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.53%) CMS
4 2 (2.53%) Apache
4 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.53%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.27%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.53%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.66%) FTP
1 10 (12.66%) Firewall
2 2 (2.53%) VLAN
2 2 (2.53%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (2.53%) LDAP
2 2 (2.53%) HTTP
2 2 (2.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.53%) VPN
3 1 (1.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (59.49%) SQL Server
2 19 (24.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (13.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.53%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.53%) MySQL
6 1 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) Visual Studio
2 4 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.80%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.53%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.53%) NUnit
4 2 (2.53%) Subversion
4 2 (2.53%) Hudson
5 1 (1.27%) NSubstitute
5 1 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.27%) Moq
5 1 (1.27%) JIRA
5 1 (1.27%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (1.27%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 7 (8.86%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.53%) Electronics
3 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Publishing
3 2 (2.53%) Retail
3 2 (2.53%) Marketing
4 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (74.68%) Developer
2 30 (37.97%) .NET Developer
3 26 (32.91%) C# Developer
4 13 (16.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (11.39%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.59%) VB.NET Developer
7 5 (6.33%) Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.06%) Administrator
8 4 (5.06%) ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Support Analyst
9 3 (3.80%) Software Developer
9 3 (3.80%) CRM Developer
9 3 (3.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 2 (2.53%) ASP.NET Programmer
10 2 (2.53%) VB.NET Programmer
10 2 (2.53%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (43.04%) ASP.NET
2 22 (27.85%) HTML
3 18 (22.78%) CSS
4 16 (20.25%) .NET Framework
5 15 (18.99%) jQuery
6 11 (13.92%) XML
6 11 (13.92%) HTML5
7 10 (12.66%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 9 (11.39%) CSS3
8 9 (11.39%) WCF
9 8 (10.13%) Web Services
9 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (8.86%) Silverlight
11 4 (5.06%) NHibernate
11 4 (5.06%) WinForms
12 3 (3.80%) Ajax
12 3 (3.80%) WPF
12 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (3.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.53%) DTV
1 2 (2.53%) E-Learning
2 1 (1.27%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (1.27%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Windows
2 6 (7.59%) Linux
3 1 (1.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.32%) MVC
2 9 (11.39%) TDD
3 8 (10.13%) Web Application Development
4 7 (8.86%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (6.33%) CRM
6 3 (3.80%) ITIL
6 3 (3.80%) SOA
6 3 (3.80%) Software Engineering
6 3 (3.80%) Unit Testing
7 2 (2.53%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.53%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (2.53%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.53%) OO
7 2 (2.53%) Scrum
7 2 (2.53%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.27%) ERP
8 1 (1.27%) EAI
8 1 (1.27%) Validation
8 1 (1.27%) Migration
8 1 (1.27%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.23%) C#
2 24 (30.38%) SQL
3 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
4 15 (18.99%) VB.NET
5 9 (11.39%) T-SQL
6 4 (5.06%) VB
6 4 (5.06%) VB6
7 2 (2.53%) Python
7 2 (2.53%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.53%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.53%) Java
7 2 (2.53%) Perl
8 1 (1.27%) PHP
8 1 (1.27%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.27%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.27%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.53%) Xen
1 2 (2.53%) qmail
Vendors
1 31 (39.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.59%) Oracle
3 5 (6.33%) JBoss
4 3 (3.80%) SAP
5 1 (1.27%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.27%) Twitter
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