The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 44 56 37
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 14 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.22% 1.77% 2.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 1.93% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 12
Median daily rate £350 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £318 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
.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
611 777 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.68% 91.74% 94.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 398 308
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 75 52
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Hertfordshire region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.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 24 July 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +12 7 £338 - 1
Hemel Hempstead +2 1 £350 - 4
Letchworth - 1 £325 -
.NET Developer
East of England

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (74.07%) C#
3 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 16 (59.26%) MVC
5 15 (55.56%) CSS
6 14 (51.85%) HTML
7 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
7 13 (48.15%) .NET Framework
8 11 (40.74%) jQuery
9 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (37.04%) Web Development
9 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
9 10 (37.04%) Entity Framework
10 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
10 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (29.63%) B2B
10 8 (29.63%) SOAP
10 8 (29.63%) Retail
11 7 (25.93%) SQL
11 7 (25.93%) CRM
12 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
12 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
12 6 (22.22%) Web Services
12 6 (22.22%) Ajax
13 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 5 (18.52%) REST
14 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 4 (14.81%) NServiceBus

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (14.81%) NServiceBus
2 3 (11.11%) CMS
3 2 (7.41%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.70%) Confluence
4 1 (3.70%) DNN
4 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
2 3 (11.11%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) MySQL
4 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (7.41%) DB2
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
2 2 (7.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (3.70%) CruiseControl
3 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
3 1 (3.70%) MSBuild
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (29.63%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 15 (55.56%) CSS
4 14 (51.85%) HTML
5 13 (48.15%) .NET Framework
6 11 (40.74%) jQuery
7 10 (37.04%) Entity Framework
8 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (29.63%) SOAP
9 6 (22.22%) Ajax
9 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
9 6 (22.22%) Web Services
10 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (18.52%) REST
11 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 4 (14.81%) JSON
11 4 (14.81%) MSMQ
11 4 (14.81%) WCF
11 4 (14.81%) XML
12 3 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) RIA
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Digital Media
2 3 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) MVC
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Web Development
3 8 (29.63%) B2B
3 8 (29.63%) Unit Testing
4 7 (25.93%) CRM
5 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 3 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 3 (11.11%) ERP
6 3 (11.11%) Logistics
6 3 (11.11%) SOA
7 2 (7.41%) Change Control
7 2 (7.41%) Functional Testing
7 2 (7.41%) SOLID
8 1 (3.70%) Load Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Microservices
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Testing
8 1 (3.70%) SDLC
8 1 (3.70%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) C#
2 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) Java
4 3 (11.11%) PHP
4 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat