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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Hertfordshire / Welwyn Garden City
Rank 16 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing .NET 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 2.63% 11.54% 6.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.52% 100.00% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £325 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.85 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-10.39% +28.76%

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
21 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 27.63% 11.54% 48.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
Median daily rate £340 £325 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -15.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

.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 23 January 2017, 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 4 (66.67%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) OO
2 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) SOLID
3 2 (33.33%) Contactless
3 2 (33.33%) AutoMapper
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (33.33%) Dapper ORM
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (33.33%) FxCop
3 2 (33.33%) StyleCop
3 2 (33.33%) Moq
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 2 (33.33%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) LINQ
3 2 (33.33%) Atlassian
3 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo

.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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) Couchbase
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (33.33%) FxCop
2 2 (33.33%) Moq
2 2 (33.33%) ReSharper
2 2 (33.33%) StyleCop
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) NUnit
3 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (33.33%) AutoMapper
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Dapper ORM
2 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) LINQ
2 2 (33.33%) NHibernate
2 2 (33.33%) REST
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) WCF
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) XSL
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Contactless
1 2 (33.33%) EMV
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) BDD
1 3 (50.00%) OO
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
1 3 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Code Coverage
2 2 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) ATDD
3 1 (16.67%) Complexity Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) OOD
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C#
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (16.67%) CA
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle