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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 33 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing .NET 29 39 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 4.26% 5.08% 8.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.58% 24.07% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 21 20
Median daily rate £438 £331 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £445 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
.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
123 162 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.06% 21.12% 25.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 79 94
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 9
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

.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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Stevenage +2 6 £500 +53.84% 2
Watford 0 4 £600 +92.00% 7
Hemel Hempstead -1 2 £463 -2.63% 2
Royston - 2 £325 -
Cheshunt - 2 £490 -
St Albans 0 1 - - 8
Welwyn Garden City -4 1 - - 1
.NET
East of England

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 46 (74.19%) C#
2 24 (38.71%) SQL
2 24 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (37.10%) JavaScript
4 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET
5 18 (29.03%) CSS
5 18 (29.03%) HTML
5 18 (29.03%) MVC
5 18 (29.03%) SOA
6 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
6 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
6 17 (27.42%) jQuery
7 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
8 15 (24.19%) Retail
9 14 (22.58%) SOAP
10 13 (20.97%) Java
11 12 (19.35%) Visual Studio
11 12 (19.35%) TDD
11 12 (19.35%) WCF
11 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (19.35%) REST
12 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
12 11 (17.74%) E-Commerce
13 10 (16.13%) Red Hat
13 10 (16.13%) Web Development
13 10 (16.13%) Finance
14 8 (12.90%) Ajax
14 8 (12.90%) Middleware
14 8 (12.90%) OOP
14 8 (12.90%) JSON

.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 6 (9.68%) CMS
2 4 (6.45%) Node.js
3 2 (3.23%) Confluence
3 2 (3.23%) DNN
3 2 (3.23%) JBoss
3 2 (3.23%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.61%) IIS
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Windchill
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (9.68%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) Internet
2 1 (1.61%) Intranet
2 1 (1.61%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
3 4 (6.45%) DB2
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (19.35%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.45%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.84%) CruiseControl
3 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.23%) FitNesse
4 2 (3.23%) JIRA
4 2 (3.23%) MSTest
4 2 (3.23%) NUnit
4 2 (3.23%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.23%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.61%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.61%) Selenium
5 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 15 (24.19%) Retail
2 10 (16.13%) Finance
3 6 (9.68%) Manufacturing
4 5 (8.06%) Automotive
5 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.84%) Legal
7 2 (3.23%) Publishing
8 1 (1.61%) Banking
8 1 (1.61%) Marketing
8 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (54.84%) Developer
2 23 (37.10%) .NET Developer
3 15 (24.19%) C# Developer
4 14 (22.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (17.74%) Architect
6 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (11.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (11.29%) E-Commerce Architect
7 7 (11.29%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (8.06%) Analyst
9 5 (8.06%) Consultant
9 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
10 4 (6.45%) Senior Architect
10 4 (6.45%) Software Engineer
11 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
11 3 (4.84%) Senior Solutions Architect
11 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.84%) Technical Architect
12 2 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET
2 18 (29.03%) CSS
2 18 (29.03%) HTML
3 17 (27.42%) jQuery
4 16 (25.81%) .NET Framework
5 14 (22.58%) SOAP
6 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (19.35%) REST
6 12 (19.35%) WCF
7 8 (12.90%) Ajax
7 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 8 (12.90%) JSON
7 8 (12.90%) Middleware
8 7 (11.29%) AngularJS
8 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 7 (11.29%) Entity Framework
8 7 (11.29%) HTML5
8 7 (11.29%) WPF
9 6 (9.68%) MSMQ
10 4 (6.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Data Integration
2 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) RIA
3 2 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) FMCG
4 1 (1.61%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.61%) SCADA
4 1 (1.61%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (29.03%) MVC
2 18 (29.03%) SOA
3 12 (19.35%) TDD
4 11 (17.74%) E-Commerce
4 11 (17.74%) Software Engineering
5 10 (16.13%) Web Development
6 8 (12.90%) OOP
6 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing
7 6 (9.68%) DevOps
8 5 (8.06%) B2B
8 5 (8.06%) Change Control
8 5 (8.06%) CRM
8 5 (8.06%) OO
8 5 (8.06%) PLM
8 5 (8.06%) SOLID
8 5 (8.06%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (6.45%) High Availability
10 3 (4.84%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 46 (74.19%) C#
2 24 (38.71%) SQL
3 23 (37.10%) JavaScript
4 13 (20.97%) Java
5 7 (11.29%) T-SQL
6 6 (9.68%) C++
7 4 (6.45%) PHP
8 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.61%) C
9 1 (1.61%) Perl
9 1 (1.61%) Python
9 1 (1.61%) Ruby
9 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) SC Cleared
1 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) Degree
3 1 (1.61%) HND
3 1 (1.61%) ISEB
3 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) Red Hat
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle
4 2 (3.23%) IBM
4 2 (3.23%) Splunk
5 1 (1.61%) Adobe
5 1 (1.61%) Apigee
5 1 (1.61%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.61%) hybris
5 1 (1.61%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.61%) Mashery
5 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.61%) Teradata
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