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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 10 20 5
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -15
Contract jobs citing .NET 13 4 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 16.25% 4.55% 25.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.83% 33.33% 73.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £390 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £293 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £538 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £33.84 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.43% -3.31%
.NET
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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
29 12 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 36.25% 13.64% 33.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 11
Average daily rate £325 £353 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% +28.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £565 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

.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
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 30 January 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 17 (85.00%) HTML
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (80.00%) C#
3 13 (65.00%) SQL
3 13 (65.00%) jQuery
4 12 (60.00%) CSS
5 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
6 10 (50.00%) CMS
7 9 (45.00%) MVC
7 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
8 8 (40.00%) Content Management
8 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
8 8 (40.00%) HTML5
8 8 (40.00%) CSS3
9 7 (35.00%) VB.NET
10 6 (30.00%) XML
10 6 (30.00%) Windows
10 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (30.00%) WinForms
11 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
11 5 (25.00%) FTP
11 5 (25.00%) DTS
11 5 (25.00%) Web Services
11 5 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (25.00%) ADO.NET
11 5 (25.00%) DHTML
11 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
11 5 (25.00%) VBScript

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (50.00%) CMS
2 3 (15.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (5.00%) Joomla!
4 1 (5.00%) Drupal
4 1 (5.00%) WordPress
4 1 (5.00%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (25.00%) DTS
3 3 (15.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 10 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.00%) CMS Developer
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (85.00%) HTML
2 13 (65.00%) jQuery
3 12 (60.00%) CSS
4 11 (55.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 8 (40.00%) HTML5
5 8 (40.00%) CSS3
6 6 (30.00%) XML
6 6 (30.00%) WinForms
7 5 (25.00%) Web Services
7 5 (25.00%) ADO.NET
7 5 (25.00%) DHTML
7 5 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (10.00%) Ajax
8 2 (10.00%) JSON
9 1 (5.00%) WCF
9 1 (5.00%) WPF
9 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) MVC
2 8 (40.00%) Content Management
3 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (25.00%) Database Tuning
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Use Case
5 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) OO
6 1 (5.00%) OOD
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Usability Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (80.00%) C#
3 13 (65.00%) SQL
4 7 (35.00%) VB.NET
5 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 5 (25.00%) VBScript
6 1 (5.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.00%) EPiServer