Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 25 17
Rank change year-on-year -7 -8 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET 40 70 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 4.81% 6.15% 8.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.05% 17.41% 30.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 53 67
South Yorkshire median daily rate £340 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £268 £233 £275
90th Percentile £407 £481 £471
Yorkshire median daily rate £343 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -2.00% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £14.19 £41.02
% change year-on-year - -65.41% +164.65%

.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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 190 402 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 22.84% 35.29% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 286 224
South Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +3.13% +23.08%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £547
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £50.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +455.56% -41.94%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £14.87 £21.00
% change year-on-year +169.09% -29.21% -42.47%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in South Yorkshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in South Yorkshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in South Yorkshire

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in South Yorkshire

.NET
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +14 35 £340 -11.69% 23
Doncaster +1 8 £340 +6.25% 6
Rotherham -1 3 £340 +8.80% 2
.NET
Yorkshire

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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 35 (87.50%) C#
2 26 (65.00%) SQL Server
3 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 15 (37.50%) SQL
6 13 (32.50%) MVC
7 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (27.50%) TeamCity
8 11 (27.50%) .NET Framework
9 9 (22.50%) jQuery
10 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (20.00%) Entity Framework
10 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 8 (20.00%) CSS
11 7 (17.50%) Web Services
11 7 (17.50%) Finance
11 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (17.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 7 (17.50%) BDD
11 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
11 7 (17.50%) Angular 2
12 6 (15.00%) Prometheus
12 6 (15.00%) Mobile First
12 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (7.50%) CMS
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.50%) Confluence
3 1 (2.50%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.50%) Kentico
3 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (15.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 6 (15.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (65.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (15.00%) MySQL
5 5 (12.50%) Power BI
6 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
7 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) TeamCity
2 8 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (15.00%) Bitbucket
3 6 (15.00%) YouTrack
4 5 (12.50%) ReSharper
4 5 (12.50%) Subversion
5 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.50%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.50%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.50%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) Selenium
5 1 (2.50%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (95.00%) Developer
2 21 (52.50%) .NET Developer
3 12 (30.00%) SQL Developer
4 9 (22.50%) C# Developer
5 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) WinForms Developer
8 3 (7.50%) T-SQL Developer
9 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (5.00%) React Developer
9 2 (5.00%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Software Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Test Manager
10 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (27.50%) .NET Framework
3 9 (22.50%) jQuery
4 8 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 8 (20.00%) CSS
4 8 (20.00%) Entity Framework
5 7 (17.50%) Angular 2
5 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (17.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (17.50%) Web Services
6 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 6 (15.00%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (15.00%) HTML
6 6 (15.00%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (12.50%) WCF
7 5 (12.50%) WinForms
8 3 (7.50%) .NET Core
8 3 (7.50%) REST
9 2 (5.00%) CSS3
9 2 (5.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) MVS
3 2 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (32.50%) MVC
3 12 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (17.50%) BDD
4 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
5 6 (15.00%) Mobile First
5 6 (15.00%) TDD
6 5 (12.50%) Use Case
7 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (7.50%) System Integration Testing
8 3 (7.50%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.00%) Front End Development
9 2 (5.00%) Migration
9 2 (5.00%) OWASP
9 2 (5.00%) SDLC
9 2 (5.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.00%) Visualisation
10 1 (2.50%) Incident Management
10 1 (2.50%) Logistics
10 1 (2.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 35 (87.50%) C#
2 15 (37.50%) SQL
3 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (7.50%) Java
5 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.00%) X++
7 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) GCP
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) Grafana
1 6 (15.00%) Prometheus
2 2 (5.00%) Terraform
3 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Splunk
3 5 (12.50%) DevExpress
3 5 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Nintex