The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 59 58 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 7.48% 8.59% 8.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.06% 32.22% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 44
Average daily rate
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£338 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £222 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £435 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.94 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.25 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
.NET
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
203 180 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.73% 26.67% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 107 102
Average daily rate £363 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Average hourly rate £20.94 £15.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.56% -70.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -2.85%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

.NET
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 within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 August 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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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
Welwyn Garden City +8 17 £370 -
Watford -1 10 £350 +27.27% 14
Stevenage - 4 £375 - 1
Letchworth -1 2 £336 +28.09% 2
Hemel Hempstead -8 1 - - 3
Borehamwood - 1 - - 2
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing .NET 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.

1 55 (56.12%) C#
2 41 (41.84%) Windows
3 38 (38.78%) SQL
4 35 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 31 (31.63%) SQL Server
6 27 (27.55%) JavaScript
7 25 (25.51%) Oracle
8 24 (24.49%) Web Services
9 23 (23.47%) Visual Studio
9 23 (23.47%) Linux
9 23 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (22.45%) HTML
10 22 (22.45%) Internet
11 18 (18.37%) MVC
11 18 (18.37%) Java
11 18 (18.37%) LDAP
11 18 (18.37%) jQuery
12 17 (17.35%) CSS
13 15 (15.31%) Microsoft
13 15 (15.31%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (14.29%) PowerShell
14 14 (14.29%) .NET Framework
14 14 (14.29%) VB.NET
14 14 (14.29%) Active Directory
14 14 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (13.27%) Firewall
15 13 (13.27%) VB
15 13 (13.27%) XML
16 12 (12.24%) MS Excel
16 12 (12.24%) Identity Management

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.22%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.20%) IIS
3 8 (8.16%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (6.12%) CMS
5 3 (3.06%) ArchestrA
5 3 (3.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.04%) Lync
6 2 (2.04%) LiveLink
6 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.04%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.02%) Confluence
7 1 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.02%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.02%) Sitefinity
7 1 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 12 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.10%) MS Office
3 3 (3.06%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.04%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.02%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Maximo
2 2 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.04%) Agresso
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Office 365
2 2 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (22.45%) Internet
2 18 (18.37%) LDAP
3 13 (13.27%) Firewall
4 11 (11.22%) SSH
4 11 (11.22%) Telnet
4 11 (11.22%) PuTTY
5 5 (5.10%) Intranet
6 4 (4.08%) SAN
6 4 (4.08%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (3.06%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.06%) 4G
7 3 (3.06%) 2G
7 3 (3.06%) 3G
8 2 (2.04%) DNS
8 2 (2.04%) LAN
8 2 (2.04%) WAN
8 2 (2.04%) DHCP
8 2 (2.04%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.02%) SNMP
9 1 (1.02%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.12%) DB2
2 6 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (4.08%) Sybase ASE
3 4 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
3 4 (4.08%) MySQL
3 4 (4.08%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.02%) DataStage
6 1 (1.02%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 23 (23.47%) Visual Studio
2 12 (12.24%) Git (software)
2 12 (12.24%) Subversion
3 11 (11.22%) Toad
4 5 (5.10%) Grunt
4 5 (5.10%) gulp
5 3 (3.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (3.06%) JIRA
6 2 (2.04%) Selenium
6 2 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (2.04%) LoadRunner
6 2 (2.04%) NUnit
6 2 (2.04%) CruiseControl
6 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.02%) GCC
7 1 (1.02%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (12.24%) Finance
2 6 (6.12%) Manufacturing
3 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.10%) Retail
4 3 (3.06%) Local Government
4 3 (3.06%) Marketing
5 2 (2.04%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.04%) Publishing
6 1 (1.02%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 50 (51.02%) Developer
2 20 (20.41%) .NET Developer
3 10 (10.20%) C# Developer
4 9 (9.18%) Analyst
5 8 (8.16%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 7 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (5.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Architect
8 5 (5.10%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Consultant
9 4 (4.08%) Applications Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
9 4 (4.08%) Configuration Engineer
10 3 (3.06%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (3.06%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (35.71%) ASP.NET
2 24 (24.49%) Web Services
3 22 (22.45%) HTML
4 18 (18.37%) jQuery
5 17 (17.35%) CSS
6 15 (15.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 13 (13.27%) XML
9 9 (9.18%) WCF
9 9 (9.18%) Entity Framework
9 9 (9.18%) AngularJS
10 8 (8.16%) SOAP
11 7 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (6.12%) LINQ
12 6 (6.12%) HTML5
13 5 (5.10%) Ajax
13 5 (5.10%) J2EE
13 5 (5.10%) ADO.NET
13 5 (5.10%) CSS3
14 4 (4.08%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.16%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.10%) PKI
5 4 (4.08%) PDA
5 4 (4.08%) User Experience
6 3 (3.06%) FMCG
6 3 (3.06%) Kindle
6 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.06%) CMDB
7 2 (2.04%) RIA
7 2 (2.04%) Clustering
7 2 (2.04%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.04%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.04%) Social Media
8 1 (1.02%) DataPower
8 1 (1.02%) iSeries
8 1 (1.02%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.02%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.02%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 41 (41.84%) Windows
2 23 (23.47%) Linux
3 7 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.10%) UNIX
5 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.02%) FreeBSD
7 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.02%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.47%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (18.37%) MVC
3 12 (12.24%) Software Engineering
3 12 (12.24%) Identity Management
4 11 (11.22%) Migration
5 9 (9.18%) Workflow
5 9 (9.18%) Configuration Management
6 6 (6.12%) OO
6 6 (6.12%) E-Commerce
6 6 (6.12%) Web Development
7 5 (5.10%) Data Migration
7 5 (5.10%) SDLC
7 5 (5.10%) CRM
7 5 (5.10%) SOA
7 5 (5.10%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.10%) E-Procurement
7 5 (5.10%) Scrum
8 4 (4.08%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (4.08%) TDD
8 4 (4.08%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (56.12%) C#
2 38 (38.78%) SQL
3 27 (27.55%) JavaScript
4 18 (18.37%) Java
5 14 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 14 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 13 (13.27%) VB
7 8 (8.16%) VB6
7 8 (8.16%) T-SQL
8 6 (6.12%) Perl
9 5 (5.10%) C
9 5 (5.10%) C++
9 5 (5.10%) Shell Script
10 4 (4.08%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.08%) VBScript
11 1 (1.02%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (9.18%) Degree
2 5 (5.10%) CISSP
2 5 (5.10%) OCA
2 5 (5.10%) Oracle Certification
3 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.04%) MCSE
4 2 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.02%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) SLA
2 3 (3.06%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.02%) GxP
3 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 14 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.12%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 5 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.04%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.04%) XenApp
4 2 (2.04%) vSphere
4 2 (2.04%) VMware ESX
4 2 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.02%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (11.22%) Tivoli
1 11 (11.22%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 11 (11.22%) CA Single Sign-On
2 6 (6.12%) Novell Identity Manager
2 6 (6.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 5 (5.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.02%) DatAdvantage
4 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (25.51%) Oracle
2 15 (15.31%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.22%) Cyber-Ark
4 7 (7.14%) IBM
5 6 (6.12%) CA
5 6 (6.12%) Novell
5 6 (6.12%) Sun
5 6 (6.12%) VMware
6 4 (4.08%) Wonderware
6 4 (4.08%) Sybase
7 3 (3.06%) NetApp
8 2 (2.04%) Ericsson
8 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.04%) Cisco
8 2 (2.04%) Adobe
8 2 (2.04%) HP
8 2 (2.04%) Nortel
8 2 (2.04%) Citrix
8 2 (2.04%) Huawei
8 2 (2.04%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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