Period
to 23 April 2019

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 23 April 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
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 66 45
Rank change year-on-year -6 -21 +17
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 24 27 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.73% 1.84% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 1.94% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 29
Hertfordshire median daily rate £370 £378 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.99% +16.15% -1.52%
10th Percentile £272 £313 £199
90th Percentile £440 £408 £450
East of England median daily rate £413 £385 £338
% change year-on-year +7.14% +14.07% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.63 - £37.50
10th Percentile £17.33 - £36.25
90th Percentile £17.93 - £38.75
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £47.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -61.70% +184.85% -62.29%

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 1,266 1,389 1,166
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.28% 94.81% 95.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 726 652
Hertfordshire median daily rate £443 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.63% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £205 £183 £195
90th Percentile £575 £553 £575
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 118 85
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.13% -3.13% -14.09%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.11 £10.50
90th Percentile £54.35 £42.53 £52.50
East of England median hourly rate £15.00 £16.63 £21.52
% change year-on-year -9.80% -22.71% +2.46%

.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 23 April 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 23 April 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
Hatfield +8 3 £413 -
Watford +1 3 £363 +11.54%
Hemel Hempstead -4 3 £275 -25.68% 4
Potters Bar - 2 £450 -
St Albans - 2 £300 - 22
Hertford +5 1 £350 +7.69%
Letchworth -3 1 - -
Hitchin - 1 £313 -
.NET Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (83.33%) C#
3 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
5 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
6 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
7 12 (50.00%) SQL
8 11 (45.83%) HTML
9 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (37.50%) .NET Framework
10 9 (37.50%) MVC
10 9 (37.50%) CSS
10 9 (37.50%) Entity Framework
11 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
11 7 (29.17%) Web Services
12 6 (25.00%) HTML5
12 6 (25.00%) jQuery
12 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
13 5 (20.83%) Finance
14 4 (16.67%) WCAG
14 4 (16.67%) Web Development
14 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
14 4 (16.67%) XML
14 4 (16.67%) IIS
14 4 (16.67%) MySQL
14 4 (16.67%) Internet
14 4 (16.67%) Open Source
14 4 (16.67%) Git (software)

.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 4 (16.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (70.83%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) Big Data
3 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) Power BI
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 11 (45.83%) HTML
4 9 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 9 (37.50%) CSS
4 9 (37.50%) Entity Framework
5 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (29.17%) Web Services
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (25.00%) HTML5
6 6 (25.00%) jQuery
7 5 (20.83%) AngularJS
8 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (16.67%) XML
9 3 (12.50%) RESTful
10 2 (8.33%) .NET Core
10 2 (8.33%) PhoneGap
10 2 (8.33%) REST
10 2 (8.33%) Silverlight
10 2 (8.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) User Experience
2 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Android
1 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) MVC
3 4 (16.67%) Open Source
3 4 (16.67%) SDLC
3 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
3 4 (16.67%) Web Development
4 3 (12.50%) DevOps
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) API Integration
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) CRM
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.17%) API Development
6 1 (4.17%) BDD
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.17%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C#
2 14 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (50.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) PHP
4 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.17%) VB
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) DBS Check
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSA
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) WCAG
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Tableau
2 2 (8.33%) Telerik
2 2 (8.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.17%) F5
3 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto