The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 11 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing .NET 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 3.39% 3.13% 9.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 22.22% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate
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£405 £360 £324
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £360 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £360 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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 Hemel Hempstead region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 11.86% 14.06% 32.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 10
Average daily rate £335 £400 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £360 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET across the Hemel Hempstead region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 14 (100.00%) HTML
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) C#
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 10 (71.43%) jQuery
4 8 (57.14%) CSS
4 8 (57.14%) MVC
5 7 (50.00%) CMS
5 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
6 6 (42.86%) HTML5
6 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (35.71%) CSS3
7 5 (35.71%) Razor View Engine
7 5 (35.71%) Content Management
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (35.71%) Database Tuning
7 5 (35.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (35.71%) ADO.NET
7 5 (35.71%) Web Services
7 5 (35.71%) XML
7 5 (35.71%) Windows
7 5 (35.71%) DHTML
7 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
7 5 (35.71%) VBScript
7 5 (35.71%) WinForms

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 7 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (14.29%) Umbraco
2 2 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (7.14%) Confluence
3 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (35.71%) DTS
3 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (35.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (7.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
4 2 (14.29%) CMS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (71.43%) jQuery
3 8 (57.14%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (42.86%) HTML5
6 5 (35.71%) CSS3
6 5 (35.71%) Razor View Engine
6 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
6 5 (35.71%) ADO.NET
6 5 (35.71%) Web Services
6 5 (35.71%) XML
6 5 (35.71%) DHTML
6 5 (35.71%) WinForms
7 2 (14.29%) Ajax
8 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (35.71%) Content Management
2 5 (35.71%) Database Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) C#
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
5 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
5 5 (35.71%) VBScript
6 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Sitecore
3 1 (7.14%) ION Trading
3 1 (7.14%) AppDynamics
3 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds