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 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 41 49 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 23 18 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.40% 2.84% 6.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 2.98% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 44
Average daily rate
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£360 £280 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -35.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £163 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £305 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.97% +6.15%
.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
641 604 862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.68% 95.27% 92.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 313 430
Average daily rate £380 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 41 59
Average hourly rate £21.47 £16.00 £16.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.15% -1.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £34.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

.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 December 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 17 December 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 +2 4 £325 +13.04% 1
Stevenage - 2 £288 - 3
Ware - - - - 3
Watford - - - - 3
Welwyn Garden City - - - - 2
Hertford - - - -
Letchworth - - - - 1
Potters Bar - - - -
St Albans - - - - 3
Borehamwood - - - -
Harpenden - - - -
.NET Developer
East of England

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (85.19%) C#
3 38 (70.37%) ASP.NET
4 31 (57.41%) JavaScript
5 28 (51.85%) CSS
6 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (42.59%) XML
8 21 (38.89%) SQL Server
8 21 (38.89%) .NET Framework
9 20 (37.04%) HTML
9 20 (37.04%) Scrum
10 19 (35.19%) TDD
10 19 (35.19%) MVC
11 18 (33.33%) WCF
11 18 (33.33%) SQL
12 16 (29.63%) jQuery
13 15 (27.78%) LINQ
14 14 (25.93%) BDD
15 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC
15 13 (24.07%) XSLT
16 12 (22.22%) Code Coverage
16 12 (22.22%) XSL
16 12 (22.22%) VBScript
16 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (18.52%) QA
17 10 (18.52%) POCO
17 10 (18.52%) IIS
17 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
17 10 (18.52%) Regression Testing
18 9 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 10 (18.52%) IIS
2 7 (12.96%) CMS
3 3 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.70%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.52%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) DB2
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.85%) WebFOCUS
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.85%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) FxCop
1 7 (12.96%) StyleCop
1 7 (12.96%) JIRA
2 3 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.70%) Moq
3 2 (3.70%) ReSharper
3 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.85%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.85%) NUnit
4 1 (1.85%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.85%) Subversion
4 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (70.37%) ASP.NET
3 28 (51.85%) CSS
4 23 (42.59%) XML
5 21 (38.89%) .NET Framework
6 20 (37.04%) HTML
7 18 (33.33%) WCF
8 16 (29.63%) jQuery
9 15 (27.78%) LINQ
10 13 (24.07%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (24.07%) XSLT
11 12 (22.22%) XSL
12 10 (18.52%) POCO
13 9 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 8 (14.81%) HTML5
14 8 (14.81%) CSS3
14 8 (14.81%) ADO.NET
15 6 (11.11%) SOAP
16 5 (9.26%) Web Services
16 5 (9.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (3.70%) PKI
1 2 (3.70%) EMV
2 1 (1.85%) User Experience
2 1 (1.85%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.85%) Derivative
2 1 (1.85%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (1.85%) RIA
2 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (37.04%) Scrum
3 19 (35.19%) TDD
3 19 (35.19%) MVC
4 14 (25.93%) BDD
5 12 (22.22%) Code Coverage
5 12 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (18.52%) Regression Testing
7 8 (14.81%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.26%) Content Management
8 5 (9.26%) MVVM
9 4 (7.41%) SOA
9 4 (7.41%) OO
10 3 (5.56%) OOP
10 3 (5.56%) Web Development
11 2 (3.70%) Web Application Development
11 2 (3.70%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (3.70%) Refactoring
12 1 (1.85%) CRM
12 1 (1.85%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 46 (85.19%) C#
2 31 (57.41%) JavaScript
3 18 (33.33%) SQL
4 12 (22.22%) VBScript
5 4 (7.41%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.52%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) EPiServer
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (1.85%) Cognos
3 1 (1.85%) Teradata
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