Period
to 21 January 2021

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £376 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 21 January 2021.

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
21 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 46 76 61
Rank change year-on-year +30 -15 -5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 4 9 36
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.83% 0.73% 2.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.76% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 32
Median daily rate £376 £394 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +5.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £324 £316 £263
90th Percentile £420 £497 £440
East of England median daily rate £428 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.25
East of England median hourly rate - - £33.63

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 436 1,177 1,322
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.64% 95.23% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 669 789
Median daily rate £425 £420 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £195 £185 £186
90th Percentile £588 £588 £558
East of England median daily rate £400 £413 £425
% change year-on-year -3.03% -2.94% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 82 114
Median hourly rate £42.75 £14.50 £13.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +194.83% +10.27% -24.86%
10th Percentile £12.09 £10.56 £10.70
90th Percentile £50.00 £30.90 £46.58
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £16.61
% change year-on-year +21.21% -0.66% -12.58%

.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
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 21 January 2021. 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
St Albans +2 1 £428 +6.88% 3
.NET Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2021, .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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Azure
3 2 (50.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) NUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Telerik
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) CSS

.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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Moq
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Core
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Kendo UI
3 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Ninject
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Extreme Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) SOLID
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Telerik