Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £306 per day in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

.NET Developer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 60 45
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15 -23
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 18 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.64% 2.28% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 2.41% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 17
Sheffield median daily rate £306 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.23% +13.85% +4.84%
10th Percentile £268 £292 £275
90th Percentile £368 £440 £375
South Yorkshire median daily rate £288 £340 £320
% change year-on-year -15.44% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Sheffield
Contract vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 657 912 725
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.33% 94.31% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 609 515
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.18% +6.73% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 38
Sheffield median hourly rate £20.30 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.37% +8.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £12.10 £9.65 £9.78
90th Percentile £39.48 £34.59 £21.18
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £14.87 £12.75
% change year-on-year +5.92% +16.63% -15.00%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Sheffield

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Sheffield

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Sheffield over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Sheffield

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Sheffield

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Sheffield region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) C#
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) SQL
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) MVC
5 5 (27.78%) CMS
5 5 (27.78%) TDD
5 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
5 5 (27.78%) jQuery
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
5 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
5 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (22.22%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) Power BI
6 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (22.22%) Angular 2
7 3 (16.67%) Prometheus
7 3 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (16.67%) Grafana
7 3 (16.67%) T-SQL

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (27.78%) CMS
2 3 (16.67%) EPiServer
3 2 (11.11%) Kentico
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 3 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Power BI
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (16.67%) MySQL
5 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Framework
3 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
3 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
3 5 (27.78%) jQuery
4 4 (22.22%) Angular 2
4 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 4 (22.22%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
5 3 (16.67%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) .NET Core
6 2 (11.11%) CSS
7 1 (5.56%) Ajax
7 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) MVS
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (44.44%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) TDD
3 3 (16.67%) BDD
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (16.67%) Mobile First
4 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 2 (11.11%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Grafana
1 3 (16.67%) Prometheus
2 2 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Splunk
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle