The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Watford region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 18 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.79% 3.09% 2.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.96% 3.13% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £450 £300 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +23.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.49% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-27.95% +23.84%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102 96 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 91.07% 98.97% 98.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 57 44
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 14
Median hourly rate £14.50 £37.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.33% +200.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Watford region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Watford

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Watford region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Java

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) HTTPS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM