The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 43 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +6
Contract jobs citing .NET 22 60 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.95% 7.98% 7.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.50% 32.43% 27.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 32 42
Median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £253 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
.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
163 185 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.82% 24.60% 28.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 86 161
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 2016.

.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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 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 -13 4 £225 -40.00% 3
Letchworth +3 3 - - 1
Welwyn Garden City -12 2 £475 +5.55% 1
Stevenage +6 1 £500 - 2
Hemel Hempstead -2 1 - - 2
Royston - 1 £338 -
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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.

1 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
2 26 (49.06%) C#
3 25 (47.17%) ASP.NET
4 24 (45.28%) SQL
5 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
6 20 (37.74%) MVC
7 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (33.96%) CSS
9 17 (32.08%) HTML
10 16 (30.19%) Retail
10 16 (30.19%) .NET Framework
11 14 (26.42%) Java
12 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (22.64%) Web Development
13 12 (22.64%) Entity Framework
13 12 (22.64%) TDD
14 11 (20.75%) jQuery
14 11 (20.75%) Unit Testing
15 10 (18.87%) Oracle
15 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
16 8 (15.09%) B2B
16 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
16 8 (15.09%) CRM
16 8 (15.09%) Ajax
17 7 (13.21%) AngularJS
17 7 (13.21%) OOP
17 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
17 7 (13.21%) Web Services
17 7 (13.21%) Windows

.NET
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 5 (9.43%) CMS
1 5 (9.43%) NServiceBus
2 3 (5.66%) ArcGIS
2 3 (5.66%) DNN
3 2 (3.77%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Windchill
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (1.89%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) Network Security
3 1 (1.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.43%) MySQL
4 3 (5.66%) DB2
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.89%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.89%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.66%) Protractor
2 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.77%) Grunt
4 1 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.89%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.89%) JIRA
4 1 (1.89%) NUnit
4 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.89%) Subversion
4 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (30.19%) Retail
2 6 (11.32%) Finance
3 5 (9.43%) Automotive
3 5 (9.43%) Manufacturing
3 5 (9.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.66%) Legal
5 2 (3.77%) Publishing
6 1 (1.89%) Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Marketing
6 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (66.04%) Developer
2 23 (43.40%) .NET Developer
3 13 (24.53%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (22.64%) C# Developer
5 10 (18.87%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (13.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (13.21%) Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.66%) VB.NET Developer
8 3 (5.66%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) Applications Developer
9 2 (3.77%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.77%) SQL Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (3.77%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (47.17%) ASP.NET
2 18 (33.96%) CSS
3 17 (32.08%) HTML
4 16 (30.19%) .NET Framework
5 12 (22.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (22.64%) Entity Framework
6 11 (20.75%) jQuery
7 8 (15.09%) Ajax
8 7 (13.21%) AngularJS
8 7 (13.21%) Web Services
9 6 (11.32%) JSON
9 6 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (11.32%) XML
10 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (9.43%) CSS3
10 5 (9.43%) HTML5
10 5 (9.43%) MSMQ
10 5 (9.43%) SOAP
11 4 (7.55%) Node.js
11 4 (7.55%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) RIA
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.66%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) MVC
2 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.64%) TDD
3 12 (22.64%) Web Development
4 11 (20.75%) Unit Testing
5 8 (15.09%) B2B
5 8 (15.09%) CRM
6 7 (13.21%) OOP
7 6 (11.32%) OO
7 6 (11.32%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (9.43%) Data Protection
8 5 (9.43%) PLM
8 5 (9.43%) Scrum
8 5 (9.43%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.55%) ATDD
9 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.66%) BDD
10 3 (5.66%) ERP
10 3 (5.66%) Functional Testing
10 3 (5.66%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) C#
2 24 (45.28%) SQL
3 22 (41.51%) JavaScript
4 14 (26.42%) Java
5 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
6 7 (13.21%) C++
7 5 (9.43%) PHP
8 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.66%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.77%) C
10 1 (1.89%) Perl
10 1 (1.89%) Python
10 1 (1.89%) Ruby
10 1 (1.89%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) ISEB
2 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft
1 10 (18.87%) Oracle
2 3 (5.66%) ESRI
3 2 (3.77%) Ektron
3 2 (3.77%) EPiServer
3 2 (3.77%) IBM
3 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.77%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.89%) Adobe
4 1 (1.89%) CA
4 1 (1.89%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.89%) Teradata
4 1 (1.89%) Twitter
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