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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 51 39 49
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 18 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.30% 2.64% 3.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 2.78% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 16
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£363 £500 £314
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +59.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £275 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £500 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £314 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.50% +4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -0.76%
.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
745 504 907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.15% 95.09% 93.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 253 437
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £189 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 43 65
Average hourly rate £14.25 £16.35 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% -6.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.75 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

.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 22 August 2014.

.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 22 August 2014. 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
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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
Hemel Hempstead -3 6 £356 +80.37% 2
Watford -1 3 £335 - 5
Welwyn Garden City 0 2 - -
Hertford +1 1 £350 -
St Albans - 1 £220 - 2
Stevenage - - - - 1
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Harpenden - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Letchworth - - - - 1
Potters Bar - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - - 1
.NET Developer
East of England

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (87.18%) C#
3 31 (79.49%) ASP.NET
4 22 (56.41%) SQL Server
5 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
6 18 (46.15%) HTML
6 18 (46.15%) CSS
7 16 (41.03%) .NET Framework
8 15 (38.46%) SQL
9 14 (35.90%) XML
9 14 (35.90%) MVC
10 13 (33.33%) jQuery
11 11 (28.21%) WCF
11 11 (28.21%) Scrum
12 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
13 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (20.51%) LINQ
14 8 (20.51%) XSLT
15 7 (17.95%) Web Services
15 7 (17.95%) IIS
15 7 (17.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 7 (17.95%) HTML5
15 7 (17.95%) JSON
16 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (15.38%) VBScript
16 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
17 5 (12.82%) TDD
17 5 (12.82%) Regression Testing
17 5 (12.82%) Code Coverage
17 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 7 (17.95%) IIS
2 4 (10.26%) CMS
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.56%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (56.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) DB2
4 1 (2.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) JIRA
1 5 (12.82%) FxCop
1 5 (12.82%) StyleCop
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.56%) Subversion
3 1 (2.56%) NUnit
3 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.56%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.56%) dotTrace
3 1 (2.56%) Moq
General
1 4 (10.26%) Retail
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (79.49%) ASP.NET
3 18 (46.15%) HTML
3 18 (46.15%) CSS
4 16 (41.03%) .NET Framework
5 14 (35.90%) XML
6 13 (33.33%) jQuery
7 11 (28.21%) WCF
8 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (20.51%) LINQ
9 8 (20.51%) XSLT
10 7 (17.95%) Web Services
10 7 (17.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 7 (17.95%) HTML5
10 7 (17.95%) JSON
11 5 (12.82%) XSL
11 5 (12.82%) SOAP
11 5 (12.82%) POCO
11 5 (12.82%) CSS3
11 5 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) RIA
2 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.13%) PKI
3 1 (2.56%) Derivative
3 1 (2.56%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.90%) MVC
2 11 (28.21%) Scrum
3 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
4 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.82%) TDD
5 5 (12.82%) Regression Testing
5 5 (12.82%) Code Coverage
6 4 (10.26%) Web Development
7 3 (7.69%) Content Management
8 2 (5.13%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (5.13%) OO
8 2 (5.13%) Workflow
8 2 (5.13%) Web Design
9 1 (2.56%) Migration
9 1 (2.56%) B2B
9 1 (2.56%) ERP
9 1 (2.56%) SOA
9 1 (2.56%) CRM
9 1 (2.56%) OOP
9 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (87.18%) C#
2 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 15 (38.46%) SQL
4 6 (15.38%) VBScript
5 4 (10.26%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.69%) VB
7 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.13%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) EPiServer
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