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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 33 22 10
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing .NET 26 37 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.15% 5.69% 10.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.48% 28.91% 41.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 24 41
Median daily rate £400 £343 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.78% -0.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £625 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
- +15.94%
.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
168 128 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 26.79% 19.69% 26.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 74 116
Median daily rate £400 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £42.06 £12.50 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.50% -69.87%
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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Welwyn Garden City -8 4 £400 +6.66%
Stevenage +1 2 £500 +51.51% 3
Letchworth - 2 - - 4
Rickmansworth - 2 £350 -
St Albans -2 1 £400 -36.00% 16
Watford -5 1 £500 -20.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead -5 1 - - 5
Hertford - 1 - - 1
Royston - 1 £338 - 1
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 34 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (62.00%) C#
2 31 (62.00%) ASP.NET
3 26 (52.00%) MVC
4 23 (46.00%) JavaScript
4 23 (46.00%) SQL
5 22 (44.00%) .NET Framework
6 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (40.00%) CSS
7 19 (38.00%) HTML
8 18 (36.00%) Entity Framework
9 15 (30.00%) TDD
9 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (24.00%) Retail
12 12 (24.00%) jQuery
13 11 (22.00%) Web Development
13 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
14 10 (20.00%) Scrum
15 9 (18.00%) Web Services
16 8 (16.00%) SOAP
16 8 (16.00%) Java
16 8 (16.00%) T-SQL
16 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
16 8 (16.00%) AngularJS
16 8 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
17 7 (14.00%) LINQ
17 7 (14.00%) B2B
17 7 (14.00%) XML

.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 7 (14.00%) IIS
2 5 (10.00%) NServiceBus
3 3 (6.00%) ArcGIS
3 3 (6.00%) CMS
3 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.00%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.00%) DNN
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.00%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Internet
2 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.00%) Network Security
4 1 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (28.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.00%) MySQL
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (2.00%) Couchbase
7 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (8.00%) JIRA
4 3 (6.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (6.00%) FxCop
4 3 (6.00%) Moq
4 3 (6.00%) Protractor
4 3 (6.00%) ReSharper
4 3 (6.00%) StyleCop
5 2 (4.00%) Grunt
5 2 (4.00%) Subversion
6 1 (2.00%) Android Studio
6 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.00%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.00%) NUnit
6 1 (2.00%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (24.00%) Retail
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Legal
3 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (82.00%) Developer
2 30 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 16 (32.00%) C# Developer
4 14 (28.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 14 (28.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 8 (16.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (12.00%) Senior Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Applications Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (6.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (4.00%) C# Architect
10 2 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Developer
10 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Architect
10 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (62.00%) ASP.NET
2 22 (44.00%) .NET Framework
3 20 (40.00%) CSS
4 19 (38.00%) HTML
5 18 (36.00%) Entity Framework
6 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (26.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (24.00%) jQuery
9 9 (18.00%) Web Services
10 8 (16.00%) AngularJS
10 8 (16.00%) SOAP
11 7 (14.00%) LINQ
11 7 (14.00%) XML
12 5 (10.00%) Ajax
12 5 (10.00%) CSS3
12 5 (10.00%) MSMQ
12 5 (10.00%) REST
12 5 (10.00%) XSLT
13 4 (8.00%) NHibernate
13 4 (8.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.00%) Contactless
2 3 (6.00%) EMV
2 3 (6.00%) RIA
3 2 (4.00%) Digital Media
3 2 (4.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) MVC
2 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (30.00%) TDD
4 11 (22.00%) Unit Testing
4 11 (22.00%) Web Development
5 10 (20.00%) Scrum
6 8 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (14.00%) B2B
8 6 (12.00%) BDD
8 6 (12.00%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.00%) CRM
9 5 (10.00%) OO
10 4 (8.00%) ATDD
10 4 (8.00%) Code Coverage
10 4 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (8.00%) OOP
10 4 (8.00%) Open Source
10 4 (8.00%) Refactoring
10 4 (8.00%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) C#
2 23 (46.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (46.00%) SQL
3 8 (16.00%) Java
3 8 (16.00%) T-SQL
4 5 (10.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (8.00%) VBScript
6 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.00%) C
8 1 (2.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) VB
8 1 (2.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
1 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (6.00%) ESRI
4 2 (4.00%) Ektron
4 2 (4.00%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.00%) CA
5 1 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) PTC
5 1 (2.00%) Siemens
5 1 (2.00%) Twitter
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) Xamarin
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