The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank - 6 7
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City - 7.41% 8.51%
As % of the Job Titles category - 9.09% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
70 22 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 94.59% 81.48% 97.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 5 17
Average daily rate £338 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Average hourly rate £21.00 £14.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.82% -19.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
.NET Developer
Hertfordshire

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

.NET Developer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) NCover
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Code Coverage
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) NCover
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Code Coverage
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA