The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 15 1 11
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Contract jobs citing .NET 3 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 3.49% 29.63% 8.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 33.33% 72.73% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £475 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
9 22 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 10.47% 40.74% 13.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Median daily rate £325 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £375 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £540 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +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
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

.NET
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 across the Welwyn Garden City region.

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for .NET.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
3 1 (25.00%) ATDD
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter
3 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Couchbase
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Couchbase
1 1 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) SpecFlow
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) ATDD
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Complexity Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) CA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter