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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 29 20 11
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Contract jobs citing .NET 26 39 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.47% 6.70% 11.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.22% 29.55% 40.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 25 44
Median daily rate £338 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £311 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £640 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £41.35 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-8.70% +27.23%

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
151 132 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 25.95% 22.68% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 77 109
Median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 7
Median hourly rate £42.06 £37.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.16% +5.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.13 £37.50 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

.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 16 January 2017.

.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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -10 4 £400 +23.07% 2
St Albans +1 2 £260 -58.40% 16
Hertford - 2 - -
Rickmansworth - 2 £350 -
Watford -4 1 - - 6
Letchworth - 1 £300 - 4
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 35 (79.55%) C#
2 31 (70.45%) ASP.NET
3 26 (59.09%) SQL Server
3 26 (59.09%) MVC
4 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (47.73%) .NET Framework
6 19 (43.18%) JavaScript
7 18 (40.91%) Entity Framework
8 17 (38.64%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (38.64%) TDD
8 17 (38.64%) HTML
8 17 (38.64%) CSS
9 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (29.55%) SQL
11 12 (27.27%) Scrum
12 10 (22.73%) WCF
12 10 (22.73%) LINQ
12 10 (22.73%) jQuery
12 10 (22.73%) IIS
13 9 (20.45%) AngularJS
14 8 (18.18%) Retail
14 8 (18.18%) XML
14 8 (18.18%) SOAP
14 8 (18.18%) OO
14 8 (18.18%) SOLID
15 7 (15.91%) REST
15 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (15.91%) BDD
15 7 (15.91%) Java
15 7 (15.91%) Finance

.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 10 (22.73%) IIS
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.55%) CMS
3 2 (4.55%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.27%) Apache
4 1 (2.27%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (2.27%) GitHub
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.55%) Internet
3 1 (2.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (4.55%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (2.27%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.27%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.27%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
3 5 (11.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (11.36%) FxCop
3 5 (11.36%) JIRA
3 5 (11.36%) ReSharper
3 5 (11.36%) StyleCop
4 4 (9.09%) Moq
4 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 3 (6.82%) Protractor
6 2 (4.55%) Grunt
6 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.27%) Android Studio
7 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.27%) Jasmine
7 1 (2.27%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (2.27%) PROIV
7 1 (2.27%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.27%) Subversion
7 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (18.18%) Retail
2 7 (15.91%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Publishing
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (88.64%) Developer
2 27 (61.36%) .NET Developer
3 18 (40.91%) C# Developer
4 15 (34.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 9 (20.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (11.36%) Applications Developer
8 5 (11.36%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.82%) C# WCF Developer
9 3 (6.82%) WCF Developer
10 2 (4.55%) .NET Architect
10 2 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Architect
10 2 (4.55%) C# Architect
10 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
10 2 (4.55%) SQL Developer
10 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (70.45%) ASP.NET
2 21 (47.73%) .NET Framework
3 18 (40.91%) Entity Framework
4 17 (38.64%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (38.64%) CSS
4 17 (38.64%) HTML
5 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (22.73%) jQuery
6 10 (22.73%) LINQ
6 10 (22.73%) WCF
7 9 (20.45%) AngularJS
8 8 (18.18%) SOAP
8 8 (18.18%) XML
9 7 (15.91%) REST
10 6 (13.64%) NHibernate
10 6 (13.64%) Web Services
10 6 (13.64%) XSL
10 6 (13.64%) XSLT
11 5 (11.36%) ADO.NET
11 5 (11.36%) AutoMapper
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Contactless
1 4 (9.09%) EMV
2 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.27%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (2.27%) RIA
3 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (59.09%) MVC
2 22 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (38.64%) TDD
4 12 (27.27%) Scrum
5 8 (18.18%) OO
5 8 (18.18%) SOLID
6 7 (15.91%) BDD
7 6 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 6 (13.64%) OOP
7 6 (13.64%) Unit Testing
8 5 (11.36%) Code Coverage
8 5 (11.36%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (11.36%) Refactoring
8 5 (11.36%) Web Development
9 4 (9.09%) ATDD
9 4 (9.09%) Open Source
9 4 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (6.82%) Migration
10 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 35 (79.55%) C#
2 19 (43.18%) JavaScript
3 13 (29.55%) SQL
4 7 (15.91%) Java
5 6 (13.64%) VBScript
6 4 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.09%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.27%) C
7 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
1 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Atlassian
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) Ektron
4 2 (4.55%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.27%) CA
5 1 (2.27%) IBM
5 1 (2.27%) PTC
5 1 (2.27%) Siemens
5 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.27%) Sybase
5 1 (2.27%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) Xamarin
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Rate: £50,000 - £80,000 (Pro Rata)
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
First Point
Rate: £400 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago