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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 21 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.63% 0.68% 0.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.33% 1.79% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £475 - £220
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +13.33%
.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
30 56 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 19.74% 38.10% 32.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 17
Median daily rate £343 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £338 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £395 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

.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 26 July 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) B2B
2 5 (83.33%) Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) C#
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 3 (50.00%) MSMQ
4 3 (50.00%) Logistics
4 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) RIA
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) Internet
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) NServiceBus
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (33.33%) User Experience
5 2 (33.33%) Kendo UI
5 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3

.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 3 (50.00%) NServiceBus
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 1 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (16.67%) IT Architect
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Entity Framework
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) MSMQ
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) Kendo UI
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) XML
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 1 (16.67%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) RIA
2 2 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) B2B
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Logistics
3 3 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Change Control
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (16.67%) ETL
5 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
5 1 (16.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle