The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 47 52 43
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 10 13 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.40% 2.01% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.46% 2.11% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 10
Average daily rate £338 £356 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £200 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £505 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
.NET Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
686 617 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.81% 95.51% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 313 351
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 40 45
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.93 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.89% -28.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.85 £9.25 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.91 £33.90 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +8 2 £303 -3.20% 3
Royston - 2 £325 -
.NET Developer
East of England

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (96.30%) C#
3 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET
4 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 14 (51.85%) HTML
6 13 (48.15%) MVC
7 12 (44.44%) CSS
7 12 (44.44%) jQuery
8 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
8 11 (40.74%) .NET Framework
9 10 (37.04%) SQL
10 9 (33.33%) Web Development
10 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
11 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
12 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
12 5 (18.52%) Web Services
12 5 (18.52%) SOA
12 5 (18.52%) HTML5
12 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (18.52%) WCF
13 4 (14.81%) JSON
13 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
13 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
13 4 (14.81%) Finance
13 4 (14.81%) Oracle
13 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
13 4 (14.81%) Ajax

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) CMS
1 2 (7.41%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
1 1 (3.70%) Network Security
1 1 (3.70%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) DB2
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) CruiseControl
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (7.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.70%) FitNesse
3 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.70%) MSTest
3 1 (3.70%) NUnit
3 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.70%) Subversion
3 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (62.96%) ASP.NET
3 14 (51.85%) HTML
4 12 (44.44%) CSS
4 12 (44.44%) jQuery
5 11 (40.74%) .NET Framework
6 9 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 6 (22.22%) Entity Framework
8 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (18.52%) HTML5
8 5 (18.52%) WCF
8 5 (18.52%) Web Services
9 4 (14.81%) Ajax
9 4 (14.81%) AngularJS
9 4 (14.81%) JSON
9 4 (14.81%) SOAP
10 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 3 (11.11%) REST
10 3 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) iPad
1 2 (7.41%) iPhone
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.70%) RIA
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) MVC
2 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Web Development
3 5 (18.52%) SOA
4 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.81%) Unit Testing
5 3 (11.11%) SOLID
6 2 (7.41%) CRM
6 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
6 2 (7.41%) SDLC
7 1 (3.70%) B2B
7 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.70%) ERP
7 1 (3.70%) Logistics
7 1 (3.70%) OOP
7 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Scrum
7 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) C#
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.70%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) HND
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) Splunk
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