Period
to 3 June 2020

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £433 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

.NET Developer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
3 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 70 59
Rank change year-on-year +17 -11 -19
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 19 22 37
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.43% 1.65% 2.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 1.83% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 33
Median daily rate £433 £413 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.85% +8.55% +12.59%
10th Percentile £313 £291 £301
90th Percentile £488 £450 £403
East of England median daily rate £445 £405 £386
% change year-on-year +9.88% +4.85% +10.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £17.63 -
East of England median hourly rate - £17.63 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 732 1,202 1,384
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.49% 90.24% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 649 741
Median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £163 £218 £180
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
East of England median daily rate £425 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 92 120
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.17 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.35% -10.67% +2.32%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.15 £10.36
90th Percentile £61.50 £63.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate £18.28 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +14.25% -3.03% -14.86%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Hertfordshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing .NET Developer in Hertfordshire.

Daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Hertfordshire

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing .NET Developer in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 3 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Hertfordshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing .NET Developer in Hertfordshire.

Hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Hertfordshire

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 3 June 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +18 4 £425 - 1
St Albans - 3 £400 - 1
Hatfield +8 2 £456 +10.61%
Letchworth -2 2 £325 -
Hemel Hempstead -3 2 - - 2
Welwyn Garden City +4 1 - -
.NET Developer
East of England

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 2020, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (78.95%) C#
3 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
4 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
5 9 (47.37%) HTML
5 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
5 9 (47.37%) TDD
5 9 (47.37%) Azure
5 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (47.37%) .NET Core
6 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
6 7 (36.84%) jQuery
6 7 (36.84%) SQL
6 7 (36.84%) Web Services
7 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
7 6 (31.58%) MVC
7 6 (31.58%) Scrum
8 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
8 5 (26.32%) XML
8 5 (26.32%) CSS
8 5 (26.32%) HTML5
8 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (21.05%) DevOps
9 4 (21.05%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (21.05%) Microservices
9 4 (21.05%) IIS
9 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
9 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
9 4 (21.05%) WCF

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (21.05%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Azure
2 2 (10.53%) AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Serverless
3 1 (5.26%) Azure Functions
3 1 (5.26%) Logic Apps
3 1 (5.26%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (10.53%) UniData
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 9 (47.37%) .NET Core
3 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (47.37%) HTML
4 7 (36.84%) AngularJS
4 7 (36.84%) jQuery
4 7 (36.84%) Web Services
5 5 (26.32%) .NET Framework
5 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) HTML5
5 5 (26.32%) XML
6 4 (21.05%) WCF
7 3 (15.79%) React
7 3 (15.79%) WinForms
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (10.53%) D3.js
8 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
8 2 (10.53%) Middleware
8 2 (10.53%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) OS/390
2 1 (5.26%) OS/400
2 1 (5.26%) Unix
2 1 (5.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) TDD
3 6 (31.58%) MVC
3 6 (31.58%) Scrum
3 6 (31.58%) Unit Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (21.05%) DevOps
5 4 (21.05%) Domain-Driven Design
5 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
5 4 (21.05%) Microservices
6 3 (15.79%) BDD
6 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) SOLID
6 3 (15.79%) Web Development
7 2 (10.53%) CRM
7 2 (10.53%) ERP
7 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
7 2 (10.53%) Project Delivery
7 2 (10.53%) UML
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 4 (21.05%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
6 2 (10.53%) C
6 2 (10.53%) Java
6 2 (10.53%) TypeScript
6 2 (10.53%) UniBasic
6 2 (10.53%) VB
6 2 (10.53%) VB6
6 2 (10.53%) XAML
7 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) jBASE
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle