The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 46 51
Rank change year-on-year +11 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 26 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.12% 1.68% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 1.74% 2.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 12
Median daily rate £350 £350 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £318 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +4.47% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 585 632 812
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 92.71% 96.49% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 325 423
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 35 74
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.40% -22.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.25 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.30 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rickmansworth - 5 £350 - 1
Hatfield - 3 £425 -
Hemel Hempstead +9 2 £360 +2.85% 2
Watford -6 1 £250 -47.36% 7
.NET Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (80.39%) C#
3 37 (72.55%) SQL Server
3 37 (72.55%) ASP.NET
4 30 (58.82%) JavaScript
5 29 (56.86%) HTML
6 27 (52.94%) CSS
7 25 (49.02%) SQL
8 22 (43.14%) MVC
9 19 (37.25%) jQuery
10 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (31.37%) Web Services
12 15 (29.41%) XML
12 15 (29.41%) Visual Studio
13 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (25.49%) WCF
14 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
14 13 (25.49%) AngularJS
15 12 (23.53%) Entity Framework
15 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
15 12 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (19.61%) HTML5
16 10 (19.61%) JSON
17 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 9 (17.65%) RESTful
18 8 (15.69%) VB.NET
18 8 (15.69%) CSS3
18 8 (15.69%) KnockoutJS
19 7 (13.73%) T-SQL

.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 7 (13.73%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.84%) IIS
3 3 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.92%) CMS
4 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) PaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.96%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (1.96%) GitHub
3 1 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.96%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) DNS
1 2 (3.92%) IMAP
1 2 (3.92%) Internet
1 2 (3.92%) SMTP
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (72.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.88%) QlikView
5 2 (3.92%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (3.92%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 12 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.80%) Subversion
4 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
4 4 (7.84%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (3.92%) SpecFlow
6 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (1.96%) JIRA
7 1 (1.96%) Protractor
General
1 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Legal
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (72.55%) ASP.NET
3 29 (56.86%) HTML
4 27 (52.94%) CSS
5 19 (37.25%) jQuery
6 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (31.37%) Web Services
8 15 (29.41%) XML
9 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (25.49%) AngularJS
10 13 (25.49%) WCF
11 12 (23.53%) .NET Framework
11 12 (23.53%) Entity Framework
12 10 (19.61%) HTML5
12 10 (19.61%) JSON
13 9 (17.65%) RESTful
14 8 (15.69%) CSS3
14 8 (15.69%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 5 (9.80%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) NHS
2 2 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.92%) Tandem
2 2 (3.92%) W3C
3 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (43.14%) MVC
2 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.73%) TDD
4 5 (9.80%) Web Development
5 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (7.84%) CRM
5 4 (7.84%) Scrum
5 4 (7.84%) SDLC
5 4 (7.84%) Test Automation
6 2 (3.92%) BDD
6 2 (3.92%) Data Protection
6 2 (3.92%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (3.92%) Digital Signal Processing
6 2 (3.92%) Integration Testing
6 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.92%) Signal Processing
6 2 (3.92%) Test Scripting
6 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (3.92%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (80.39%) C#
2 30 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 25 (49.02%) SQL
4 8 (15.69%) VB.NET
5 7 (13.73%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.88%) Java
6 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.92%) C++
7 2 (3.92%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.92%) Python
7 2 (3.92%) Tcl
7 2 (3.92%) VBScript
8 1 (1.96%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 13 (25.49%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Telerik
3 2 (3.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.96%) Google
4 1 (1.96%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) Sitecore