The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills 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 Framework over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 51 53 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 9 6 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.34% 0.97% 2.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.23% 3.02% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Average daily rate
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£365 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £366 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £384 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -14.63%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
172 199 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.56% 32.31% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 103 159
Average daily rate £363 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 12
Average hourly rate £15.00 £50.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
.NET Framework
East of England

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

.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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Watford -2 2 £220 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 2 - - 3
Potters Bar - 2 £525 - 1
St Albans - 1 £220 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £365 - 2
Hertford - - - - 1
Baldock - - - -
Borehamwood - - - - 3
Harpenden - - - -
Stevenage - - - -
.NET Framework
East of England

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework.

1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
2 16 (76.19%) ASP.NET
3 14 (66.67%) C#
4 12 (57.14%) CSS
5 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
5 11 (52.38%) HTML
6 10 (47.62%) XML
7 9 (42.86%) SQL
7 9 (42.86%) jQuery
8 8 (38.10%) WCF
8 8 (38.10%) MVC
9 7 (33.33%) Scrum
9 7 (33.33%) IIS
9 7 (33.33%) XSLT
9 7 (33.33%) LINQ
9 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (28.57%) Windows
11 5 (23.81%) SOAP
11 5 (23.81%) Web Services
11 5 (23.81%) VBScript
11 5 (23.81%) Oracle
11 5 (23.81%) QA
12 4 (19.05%) RIA
12 4 (19.05%) JSON
12 4 (19.05%) JIRA
12 4 (19.05%) POCO

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (33.33%) IIS
2 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.76%) Joomla!
4 1 (4.76%) Drupal
4 1 (4.76%) WordPress
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Node.js
4 1 (4.76%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (4.76%) CMS
4 1 (4.76%) AquaLogic
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
2 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) TCP/IP
2 3 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) RFID
3 1 (4.76%) Firewall
3 1 (4.76%) Wireshark
3 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) MySQL
4 2 (9.52%) DB2
5 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) JIRA
1 4 (19.05%) FxCop
1 4 (19.05%) StyleCop
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (4.76%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.76%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) ReSharper
3 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) Moq
3 1 (4.76%) dotTrace
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Developer
2 15 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 6 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (14.29%) Applications Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 2 (9.52%) .NET Applications Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Administrator
8 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (4.76%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (76.19%) ASP.NET
3 12 (57.14%) CSS
4 11 (52.38%) HTML
5 10 (47.62%) XML
6 9 (42.86%) jQuery
7 8 (38.10%) WCF
8 7 (33.33%) XSLT
8 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (33.33%) LINQ
8 7 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 5 (23.81%) SOAP
10 5 (23.81%) Web Services
11 4 (19.05%) XSL
11 4 (19.05%) POCO
11 4 (19.05%) JSON
12 3 (14.29%) HTML5
12 3 (14.29%) CSS3
12 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) RIA
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) MVC
2 7 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (19.05%) CRM
3 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
3 4 (19.05%) Code Coverage
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
5 2 (9.52%) SOA
5 2 (9.52%) B2B
5 2 (9.52%) Logistics
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
5 2 (9.52%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) Functional Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Change Control
6 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.76%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
2 14 (66.67%) C#
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) VBScript
5 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 2 (9.52%) Java
6 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.76%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Zend
4 1 (4.76%) BEA
4 1 (4.76%) Plumtree
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