Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the 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.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 44 16
Rank change year-on-year +14 -28 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 35 37 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 5.15% 4.17% 8.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.47% 10.98% 27.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 30 56
Sheffield median daily rate £340 £385 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.69% +4.41% +17.06%
10th Percentile £269 £296 £275
90th Percentile £416 £476 £494
South Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £350 £360
% change year-on-year -2.86% -2.78% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 163 337 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 23.97% 37.95% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 246 203
Sheffield median daily rate £413 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £275
90th Percentile £538 £575 £550
South Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +1.82% +3.13% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Sheffield median hourly rate - £50.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +455.56% -41.94%
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £9.00
% change year-on-year - +455.56% -41.94%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Sheffield.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Sheffield

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Sheffield

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Sheffield over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Sheffield

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for .NET.

1 30 (85.71%) C#
2 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
3 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
6 14 (40.00%) SQL
7 11 (31.43%) MVC
7 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (31.43%) TeamCity
8 10 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 8 (22.86%) jQuery
9 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (20.00%) BDD
10 7 (20.00%) Entity Framework
10 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (20.00%) Finance
10 7 (20.00%) Web Services
11 6 (17.14%) CSS
11 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
11 6 (17.14%) MySQL
11 6 (17.14%) GCP
11 6 (17.14%) TDD
11 6 (17.14%) Bitbucket
11 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
11 6 (17.14%) Splunk
11 6 (17.14%) Razor View Engine

.NET
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 3 (8.57%) CMS
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.86%) Confluence
3 1 (2.86%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.86%) Kentico
3 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (17.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 6 (17.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (65.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (31.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (17.14%) MySQL
5 5 (14.29%) Power BI
6 4 (11.43%) MongoDB
7 2 (5.71%) NoSQL
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) TeamCity
2 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (17.14%) Bitbucket
4 5 (14.29%) ReSharper
4 5 (14.29%) Subversion
4 5 (14.29%) YouTrack
5 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.86%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.86%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.86%) Selenium
5 1 (2.86%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Developer
2 18 (51.43%) .NET Developer
3 12 (34.29%) SQL Developer
4 9 (25.71%) C# Developer
5 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (17.14%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
7 4 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (11.43%) WinForms Developer
8 3 (8.57%) T-SQL Developer
9 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Dynamics AX Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (5.71%) React Developer
9 2 (5.71%) SharePoint Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Agile Developer
10 1 (2.86%) QA Engineer
10 1 (2.86%) VB.NET Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) ASP.NET
2 10 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 8 (22.86%) jQuery
4 7 (20.00%) Entity Framework
4 7 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (20.00%) Web Services
5 6 (17.14%) Angular 2
5 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
5 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 6 (17.14%) CSS
5 6 (17.14%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (17.14%) Razor View Engine
6 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (14.29%) WCF
6 5 (14.29%) WinForms
7 4 (11.43%) HTML
8 3 (8.57%) REST
9 2 (5.71%) CSS3
9 2 (5.71%) HTML5
9 2 (5.71%) React
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) MVS
3 2 (5.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (31.43%) MVC
3 7 (20.00%) BDD
4 6 (17.14%) Mobile First
4 6 (17.14%) TDD
4 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
5 5 (14.29%) Use Case
6 3 (8.57%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Front End Development
7 2 (5.71%) Migration
7 2 (5.71%) OWASP
7 2 (5.71%) Visualisation
8 1 (2.86%) OO
8 1 (2.86%) OOP
8 1 (2.86%) Scrum
8 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (85.71%) C#
2 14 (40.00%) SQL
3 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.57%) Java
4 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
4 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.71%) X++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) GCP
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) Grafana
1 6 (17.14%) Prometheus
2 2 (5.71%) Terraform
3 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) Splunk
3 5 (14.29%) DevExpress
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) Nintex