The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 20 17 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 0.95% 3.00% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.23% 11.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +15.94%
.NET Framework
Hertfordshire

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 Watford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
31 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 29.52% 26.00% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 15
Median daily rate £460 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.42% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Watford

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Watford region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MSMQ
1 4 (100.00%) B2B
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) NServiceBus
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) Logistics
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) RIA
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) XML

.NET Framework
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 4 (100.00%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (100.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (100.00%) MSMQ
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Kendo UI
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) RIA
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) B2B
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Logistics
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle