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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 5 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing .NET 5 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 12.50% 10.00% 15.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 100.00% 16.67% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 8
Average daily rate £345 £380 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.21% +3.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -5.14%
.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
5 18 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 12.50% 60.00% 34.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 18
Average daily rate £345 £385 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.38% -3.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region citing .NET 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.

1 10 (62.50%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) Internet
3 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (50.00%) Web Services
4 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
5 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 6 (37.50%) jQuery
5 6 (37.50%) Windows
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) CSS
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) OO
6 5 (31.25%) Firewall
6 5 (31.25%) Degree
7 4 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (25.00%) Web Design
7 4 (25.00%) Content Management
7 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (25.00%) Use Case
7 4 (25.00%) Email Marketing
7 4 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (25.00%) Multimedia
7 4 (25.00%) Marketing
7 4 (25.00%) Web Development
7 4 (25.00%) HTML5
7 4 (25.00%) Social Media
7 4 (25.00%) UX Design
7 4 (25.00%) Publishing

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (25.00%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) Internet
2 5 (31.25%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) LDAP
3 3 (18.75%) PuTTY
3 3 (18.75%) SSH
3 3 (18.75%) Telnet
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (12.50%) DHCP
4 2 (12.50%) DNS
4 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
4 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (18.75%) Toad
4 2 (12.50%) CruiseControl
4 2 (12.50%) FitNesse
4 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (12.50%) MSTest
4 2 (12.50%) NUnit
4 2 (12.50%) SpecFlow
4 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
5 1 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 4 (25.00%) Marketing
1 4 (25.00%) Multimedia
1 4 (25.00%) Publishing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Junior
3 4 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Junior Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Network Team Leader
4 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (37.50%) jQuery
3 5 (31.25%) CSS
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (25.00%) CSS3
4 4 (25.00%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (25.00%) LESS
4 4 (25.00%) Sass
4 4 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 1 (6.25%) Ajax
6 1 (6.25%) Express
6 1 (6.25%) React
6 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 4 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (25.00%) Social Media
1 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 5 (31.25%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) Content Management
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (25.00%) Email Marketing
3 4 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) SMACSS
3 4 (25.00%) SOA
3 4 (25.00%) UML
3 4 (25.00%) Use Case
3 4 (25.00%) UX Design
3 4 (25.00%) Web Design
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (18.75%) Identity Management
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) C#
2 8 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 2 (12.50%) MCSE
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) OCA
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.25%) HND
3 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) vSphere
2 2 (12.50%) XenApp
3 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (18.75%) Tivoli
1 3 (18.75%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Novell Identity Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Adobe
2 3 (18.75%) Cyber-Ark
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 2 (12.50%) Splunk
3 2 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) CA
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Novell
4 1 (6.25%) Sun