Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 73 62
Rank change year-on-year +16 -11 -19
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 47 28 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.99% 2.02% 2.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.22% 2.09% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 18 23
Hertfordshire median daily rate £363 £383 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.23% +7.75% -1.39%
10th Percentile £319 £248 £313
90th Percentile £425 £508 £530
East of England median daily rate £363 £339 £350
% change year-on-year +7.01% -3.21% +4.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £47.00 £29.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year +59.32% -32.57% +11.46%

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 1459 1341 1530
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.93% 96.68% 94.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 765 771
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £200 £207 £190
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 83 157
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.82 £14.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -14.71% +9.68%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £43.68 £53.50 £41.50
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.38 £21.00
% change year-on-year -19.55% +6.55% +5.00%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Hertfordshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Developer in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Hertfordshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Hertfordshire

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Hertfordshire.

Contractor 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 17 November 2017. 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
Letchworth 0 10 £388 +19.23% 1
Watford -2 8 £363 +7.41%
Rickmansworth - 7 £350 -
Stevenage - 7 £363 -
Hatfield -4 4 £400 -27.27% 2
St Albans - 4 £325 - 1
Borehamwood - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead +1 1 - - 5
Hertford - 1 £325 - 1
.NET Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (91.49%) C#
3 29 (61.70%) SQL Server
4 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
5 23 (48.94%) HTML
5 23 (48.94%) CSS
6 22 (46.81%) Finance
6 22 (46.81%) jQuery
7 19 (40.43%) MVC
7 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (38.30%) WCF
9 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
10 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET
11 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (29.79%) SDLC
12 12 (25.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (25.53%) Ajax
12 12 (25.53%) SQL
12 12 (25.53%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (23.40%) RESTful
13 11 (23.40%) Oracle
13 11 (23.40%) TDD
14 10 (21.28%) Mentoring
14 10 (21.28%) SOLID
15 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
15 9 (19.15%) XML
15 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
16 8 (17.02%) Web Services

.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 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) Confluence
2 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) HTTP
1 2 (4.26%) SMS
2 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (61.70%) SQL Server
2 12 (25.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (19.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.13%) QlikView
5 1 (2.13%) RavenDB
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
3 5 (10.64%) Subversion
4 4 (8.51%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.38%) JIRA
6 2 (4.26%) InstallShield
6 2 (4.26%) WiX
General
1 22 (46.81%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Automotive
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (48.94%) CSS
2 23 (48.94%) HTML
3 22 (46.81%) jQuery
4 18 (38.30%) WCF
5 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET
6 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (25.53%) Ajax
8 11 (23.40%) RESTful
9 9 (19.15%) XML
10 8 (17.02%) Web Services
10 8 (17.02%) WPF
11 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
11 6 (12.77%) JSON
12 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
12 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (8.51%) CAML
12 4 (8.51%) XSL
13 2 (4.26%) SOAP
13 2 (4.26%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.26%) DataPower
3 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (40.43%) MVC
2 14 (29.79%) SDLC
3 11 (23.40%) TDD
4 10 (21.28%) Mentoring
4 10 (21.28%) SOLID
5 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (10.64%) Web Development
6 4 (8.51%) CRM
6 4 (8.51%) Migration
7 3 (6.38%) SOA
8 2 (4.26%) API Development
8 2 (4.26%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (4.26%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (4.26%) DevOps
8 2 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
8 2 (4.26%) Time Management
9 1 (2.13%) Customer Engagement
Programming Languages
1 43 (91.49%) C#
2 28 (59.57%) JavaScript
3 12 (25.53%) SQL
4 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.26%) Java
5 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.26%) IBM
4 1 (2.13%) Google
4 1 (2.13%) Telerik
4 1 (2.13%) Xamarin