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 31 August 2016 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 24 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 6 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.33% 3.55% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.41% 3.68% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £338 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £375 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £375 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
- +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
.NET Developer
Hertfordshire

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
176 136 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 97.78% 96.45% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 68 67
Median daily rate £365 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £210 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 14
Median hourly rate £13.25 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.00 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £35.00 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

.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
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Watford region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, .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 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) B2B
4 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
4 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
4 4 (57.14%) Retail
4 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) Web Development
5 3 (42.86%) Ajax
5 3 (42.86%) NServiceBus
5 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) MSMQ
5 3 (42.86%) CRM
5 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 3 (42.86%) C#
5 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
6 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
6 2 (28.57%) MySQL
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) Classic ASP
6 2 (28.57%) SOAP
6 2 (28.57%) Web Services

.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 3 (42.86%) NServiceBus
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Ajax
4 3 (42.86%) MSMQ
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (28.57%) Classic ASP
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) Kendo UI
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (14.29%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) RIA
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) B2B
2 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
3 3 (42.86%) CRM
3 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (42.86%) Web Development
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Logistics
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Change Control
5 1 (14.29%) Content Management
5 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
5 1 (14.29%) TDD
5 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle