Period
to 17 September 2019

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £395 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 17 September 2019.

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 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 47 50
Rank change year-on-year -47 +3 +19
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 12 57 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.86% 3.55% 3.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 3.79% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 51 55
Hertfordshire median daily rate £395 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +10.34% -
10th Percentile £277 £263 £289
90th Percentile £489 £440 £394
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -
East of England median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 1,271 1,504 1,272
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.05% 93.59% 92.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 739 857 647
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £218 £170 £204
90th Percentile £575 £556 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 126 122
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £17.32 £16.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.51% +3.06% +13.93%
10th Percentile £11.15 £11.89 £10.55
90th Percentile £49.25 £48.25 £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £17.32 £18.00
% change year-on-year -7.62% -3.78% -10.00%

.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 September 2019.

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 September 2019. 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
Welwyn Garden City +20 4 £456 +11.96% 1
Stevenage - 3 £290 - 1
Watford -22 2 £275 -31.25% 7
Letchworth - 2 - -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £340 - 2
.NET Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 2019, .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 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) .NET Core
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) RESTful
6 3 (25.00%) Azure
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (25.00%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) Java
7 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
7 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
7 2 (16.67%) Web Services
7 2 (16.67%) LDAP
7 2 (16.67%) SOA
7 2 (16.67%) NUnit
7 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
7 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (16.67%) Legal
7 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (16.67%) MSTest
7 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing

.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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Azure
2 2 (16.67%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (16.67%) Bower
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Moq
1 2 (16.67%) MSTest
1 2 (16.67%) NUnit
1 2 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
1 2 (16.67%) xUnit.net
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Core
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) LDAP
5 2 (16.67%) Ninject
5 2 (16.67%) Node.js
5 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) Angular 2
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) MVC
1 4 (33.33%) Scrum
1 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Kanban
3 2 (16.67%) Microservices
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) SOLID
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) OO
4 1 (8.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) TypeScript
5 1 (8.33%) VB
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) SAP