The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 54 58 54
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 7 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.03% 0.94% 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.98% 4.52% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Median daily rate £375 £400 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +32.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £530 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.35 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +21.42%
.NET Framework
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
117 155 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 17.21% 20.81% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 78 105
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Median hourly rate £10.50 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.95 - £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Hertfordshire region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Hertfordshire region.

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 May 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 +6 2 £510 - 1
Royston - 2 £325 -
.NET Framework
East of England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
3 9 (56.25%) MVC
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (43.75%) Entity Framework
5 7 (43.75%) jQuery
5 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
5 7 (43.75%) WPF
5 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
6 5 (31.25%) Change Control
6 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
6 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 4 (25.00%) HTML
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
7 4 (25.00%) SOAP
7 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (25.00%) Retail
7 4 (25.00%) Web Development
7 4 (25.00%) WCF
7 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 3 (18.75%) RIA
8 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Logistics
8 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
8 3 (18.75%) Internet
8 3 (18.75%) SOA

.NET Framework
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 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) DB2
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (6.25%) CruiseControl
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) MSBuild
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Finance
4 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 8 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (37.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
7 2 (12.50%) WPF Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Architect
8 1 (6.25%) C# WCF Developer
8 1 (6.25%) IT Architect
8 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Architect
8 1 (6.25%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (43.75%) Entity Framework
3 7 (43.75%) jQuery
3 7 (43.75%) WPF
4 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) SOAP
4 4 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (12.50%) Ajax
5 2 (12.50%) JSON
5 2 (12.50%) NHibernate
5 2 (12.50%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) WinForms
5 2 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) RIA
2 2 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) FMCG
3 1 (6.25%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) Unit Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Change Control
3 5 (31.25%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Web Development
5 3 (18.75%) B2B
5 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Logistics
5 3 (18.75%) SOA
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) Functional Testing
6 2 (12.50%) SOLID
7 1 (6.25%) Content Management
7 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (6.25%) ETL
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle