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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 32 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 26 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.35% 2.74% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.59% 2.91% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 19
Median daily rate £338 £328 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £300 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £421 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.95% +23.84%

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
566 549 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.65% 93.85% 96.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 278 313
Median daily rate £438 £390 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.17% -6.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £613 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 51 47
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.00 £22.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -33.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.23 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

.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 19 February 2017.

.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 19 February 2017. 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 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
St Albans - 3 £260 - 5
Watford 0 2 £450 +50.00% 6
Stevenage -3 2 - - 2
Hertford - 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City -10 1 - - 2
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £360 - 4
Letchworth - 1 - - 1
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
.NET Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, .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 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (83.33%) C#
3 28 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
4 23 (63.89%) MVC
5 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (47.22%) .NET Framework
8 16 (44.44%) Entity Framework
9 15 (41.67%) CSS
9 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
10 14 (38.89%) SQL
10 14 (38.89%) HTML
11 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (33.33%) WCF
12 12 (33.33%) TDD
13 11 (30.56%) LINQ
14 10 (27.78%) Scrum
14 10 (27.78%) XML
15 9 (25.00%) SOAP
15 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
16 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (22.22%) jQuery
17 7 (19.44%) BDD
17 7 (19.44%) REST
17 7 (19.44%) IIS
17 7 (19.44%) XSLT
17 7 (19.44%) SOLID
18 6 (16.67%) OO
18 6 (16.67%) Web Services

.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 7 (19.44%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.78%) GitHub
2 1 (2.78%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.78%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (13.89%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.78%) MySQL
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (11.11%) FxCop
3 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.11%) JIRA
3 4 (11.11%) Moq
3 4 (11.11%) ReSharper
3 4 (11.11%) StyleCop
4 3 (8.33%) Protractor
5 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Legal
3 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (47.22%) .NET Framework
5 16 (44.44%) Entity Framework
6 15 (41.67%) CSS
7 14 (38.89%) HTML
8 13 (36.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (33.33%) WCF
10 11 (30.56%) LINQ
11 10 (27.78%) XML
12 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
12 9 (25.00%) SOAP
13 8 (22.22%) jQuery
14 7 (19.44%) REST
14 7 (19.44%) XSLT
15 6 (16.67%) Web Services
16 5 (13.89%) ADO.NET
16 5 (13.89%) LINQ to SQL
16 5 (13.89%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Contactless
1 4 (11.11%) EMV
2 1 (2.78%) DataPower
2 1 (2.78%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (63.89%) MVC
2 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (33.33%) TDD
4 10 (27.78%) Scrum
5 7 (19.44%) BDD
5 7 (19.44%) SOLID
6 6 (16.67%) OO
7 5 (13.89%) Code Coverage
7 5 (13.89%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (13.89%) OOP
7 5 (13.89%) Refactoring
7 5 (13.89%) Unit Testing
8 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.33%) ATDD
9 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.56%) Data Protection
10 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
10 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 30 (83.33%) C#
2 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 14 (38.89%) SQL
4 5 (13.89%) VBScript
5 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.56%) C++
6 2 (5.56%) Python
6 2 (5.56%) Tcl
7 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Sitecore
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 4 days ago