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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 24 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 4.26% 1.50% 2.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.71% 4.26% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£390 £220 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.63 £37.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+37.68% -9.09%
.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
56 47 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 39.72% 35.34% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 4
Average daily rate £363 £375 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £390 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) Entity Framework
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Kendo UI
4 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
5 2 (25.00%) RIA
5 2 (25.00%) Retail
5 2 (25.00%) Logistics
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) CRM
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) B2B
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) DB2

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 2 (25.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (87.50%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) Entity Framework
3 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (37.50%) Kendo UI
4 3 (37.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (12.50%) RESTful
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) RIA
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Logistics
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) B2B
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
Watford, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £405 per day
Posted: 3 days ago