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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 48 47 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 11 21 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.74% 2.73% 5.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 2.96% 5.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 19
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£350 £290 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -42.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £222 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £340 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
.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
587 709 620
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.73% 92.20% 95.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 361 319
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £220 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 49 27
Average hourly rate £14.85 £21.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.93% +53.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.00 £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

.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 17 April 2015.

.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 17 April 2015. 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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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
Hemel Hempstead - 3 £350 - 3
Watford +6 2 £313 +25.00% 6
Stevenage +4 1 £275 +25.00% 1
Borehamwood - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Welwyn - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - -
Kings Langley - - - -
Letchworth - - - -
Royston - - - -
St Albans - - - - 9
.NET Developer
East of England

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (97.06%) C#
3 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET
4 23 (67.65%) HTML
4 23 (67.65%) JavaScript
5 22 (64.71%) CSS
6 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
7 17 (50.00%) SQL
7 17 (50.00%) XML
8 16 (47.06%) .NET Framework
8 16 (47.06%) jQuery
9 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (41.18%) MVC
10 12 (35.29%) HTML5
11 11 (32.35%) CSS3
11 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
12 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (29.41%) LINQ
13 9 (26.47%) Entity Framework
13 9 (26.47%) TDD
13 9 (26.47%) Scrum
14 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
14 8 (23.53%) T-SQL
14 8 (23.53%) BDD
15 7 (20.59%) WCF
15 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (20.59%) VB.NET
15 7 (20.59%) ADO.NET
16 6 (17.65%) Windows

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 5 (14.71%) CMS
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.94%) Confluence
3 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.94%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) DB2
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.88%) ReSharper
3 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.88%) Moq
4 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 5 (14.71%) Retail
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (70.59%) ASP.NET
3 23 (67.65%) HTML
4 22 (64.71%) CSS
5 17 (50.00%) XML
6 16 (47.06%) .NET Framework
6 16 (47.06%) jQuery
7 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (35.29%) HTML5
9 11 (32.35%) CSS3
10 10 (29.41%) LINQ
11 9 (26.47%) Entity Framework
12 7 (20.59%) WCF
12 7 (20.59%) ADO.NET
13 6 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (14.71%) XSL
14 5 (14.71%) XSLT
14 5 (14.71%) Web Services
15 4 (11.76%) WF
15 4 (11.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) EMV
3 1 (2.94%) RIA
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) MVC
2 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) TDD
3 9 (26.47%) Scrum
4 8 (23.53%) BDD
4 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
5 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (14.71%) Code Coverage
6 5 (14.71%) Content Management
7 4 (11.76%) Workflow
7 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 4 (11.76%) Time Management
8 3 (8.82%) SOA
8 3 (8.82%) Regression Testing
8 3 (8.82%) OOP
8 3 (8.82%) OO
9 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.88%) Refactoring
9 2 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (2.94%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) C#
2 23 (67.65%) JavaScript
3 17 (50.00%) SQL
4 8 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 7 (20.59%) VB.NET
6 5 (14.71%) VBScript
7 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) ESRI
4 1 (2.94%) ION Trading
4 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.94%) AppDynamics
Hertfordshire
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