Period
to 16 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £383 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 45 65
Rank change year-on-year +2 +20 +12
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 52 45 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.30% 3.49% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.50% 3.76% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 41 19
Hertfordshire median daily rate £383 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.52% +3.57% -2.44%
10th Percentile £269 £243 £258
90th Percentile £429 £425 £460
East of England median daily rate £400 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £42.50

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 1,485 1,198 1,401
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 92.94% 96.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 837 634 736
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £172 £200 £205
90th Percentile £556 £584 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 119 76
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.13 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.79% +3.13% -5.88%
10th Percentile £11.50 £10.90 £9.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £40.75 £52.50
East of England median hourly rate £17.13 £17.50 £20.16
% change year-on-year -2.14% -13.19% -1.66%

.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 16 August 2018.

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 16 August 2018. 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
Hemel Hempstead +6 21 £400 +11.11% 4
St Albans -1 7 £313 -3.85% 15
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £408 -
Watford +2 4 £400 +10.34% 6
Rickmansworth -12 2 £338 -3.57%
Royston - 1 - -
Hitchin - 1 - - 1
.NET Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, .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 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (90.38%) C#
3 31 (59.62%) ASP.NET
4 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (46.15%) MVC
5 24 (46.15%) SQL Server
6 23 (44.23%) SQL
7 20 (38.46%) JavaScript
8 19 (36.54%) HTML
8 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 18 (34.62%) Web Services
9 18 (34.62%) TDD
10 15 (28.85%) REST
11 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (26.92%) CSS
11 14 (26.92%) Visual Studio
12 13 (25.00%) WCF
13 12 (23.08%) AngularJS
13 12 (23.08%) Windows
13 12 (23.08%) SOLID
14 11 (21.15%) SOAP
14 11 (21.15%) NUnit
14 11 (21.15%) ReSharper
14 11 (21.15%) Refactoring
14 11 (21.15%) Velocity
15 9 (17.31%) RESTful
15 9 (17.31%) .NET Framework
15 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
16 8 (15.38%) HTML5
16 8 (15.38%) jQuery

.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 3 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.92%) CMS
2 1 (1.92%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) IIS
2 1 (1.92%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.92%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (1.92%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.77%) Power BI
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.92%) MySQL
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 14 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 11 (21.15%) NUnit
2 11 (21.15%) ReSharper
3 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.92%) JIRA
5 1 (1.92%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 4 (7.69%) Advertising
1 4 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
2 1 (1.92%) Military
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (59.62%) ASP.NET
3 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (36.54%) HTML
4 18 (34.62%) Web Services
5 15 (28.85%) REST
6 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (26.92%) CSS
7 13 (25.00%) WCF
8 12 (23.08%) AngularJS
9 11 (21.15%) SOAP
9 11 (21.15%) Velocity
10 9 (17.31%) .NET Framework
10 9 (17.31%) RESTful
11 8 (15.38%) HTML5
11 8 (15.38%) jQuery
12 6 (11.54%) Angular 2
12 6 (11.54%) CSS3
12 6 (11.54%) Entity Framework
12 6 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
2 1 (1.92%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) MVC
3 18 (34.62%) TDD
4 12 (23.08%) SOLID
5 11 (21.15%) Refactoring
6 7 (13.46%) Asynchronous Programming
6 7 (13.46%) Web Development
7 6 (11.54%) API Development
7 6 (11.54%) Multithreading
8 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.77%) CQRS
9 3 (5.77%) DevOps
9 3 (5.77%) OOP
9 3 (5.77%) Scrum
10 2 (3.85%) Microservices
10 2 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
10 2 (3.85%) SDLC
10 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
10 2 (3.85%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (90.38%) C#
2 23 (44.23%) SQL
3 20 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 7 (13.46%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.77%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.85%) C
6 2 (3.85%) Java
7 1 (1.92%) PHP
7 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) Degree
1 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) Capita
3 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com