Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Microsoft .NET Framework
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 74 74
Rank change year-on-year -4 0 +7
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 23 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.46% 1.37% 1.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.02% 5.97% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 17
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +19.40% -8.22%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £213
90th Percentile £600 £500 £405
East of England median daily rate £369 £345 £338
% change year-on-year +6.88% +2.22% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £42.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year - -2.86% -

.NET Framework is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 382 318 392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 24.19% 22.94% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 188 207
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.09%
10th Percentile £271 £263 £225
90th Percentile £588 £538 £505
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 12
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £34.81 £20.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.91% +66.29% -49.55%
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing .NET Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Hertfordshire

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Hertfordshire

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in Hertfordshire

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Hertfordshire

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Hemel Hempstead - 7 £450 - 2
Watford -6 3 £300 -40.00% 2
Hatfield - 1 - - 1
Hertford - 1 £325 -
.NET Framework
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) HTML
3 18 (78.26%) MVC
4 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
4 17 (73.91%) CSS
5 16 (69.57%) C#
5 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
5 16 (69.57%) WCF
6 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
8 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (43.48%) jQuery
9 10 (43.48%) HTML5
10 9 (39.13%) Entity Framework
10 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
10 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (39.13%) SQL
10 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
11 8 (34.78%) XML
12 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (30.43%) Scrum
13 6 (26.09%) Windows
13 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
13 6 (26.09%) IIS
13 6 (26.09%) Oracle
13 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (21.74%) REST
14 5 (21.74%) CSS3
14 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio

.NET Framework
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 6 (26.09%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) Confluence
2 2 (8.70%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) IMAP
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
1 1 (4.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (30.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Git (software)
1 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (21.74%) JIRA
2 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
3 3 (13.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (13.04%) FxCop
3 3 (13.04%) Moq
3 3 (13.04%) ReSharper
3 3 (13.04%) StyleCop
3 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (8.70%) InstallShield
4 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 2 (8.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (8.70%) WiX
5 1 (4.35%) NUnit
5 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
1 3 (13.04%) Interactive Media
2 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Development Manager
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Development Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Scrum Master
4 3 (13.04%) Application Development Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Development Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Applications Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Scrum Master
4 3 (13.04%) Software Development Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Software Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) HTML
3 17 (73.91%) CSS
4 16 (69.57%) ASP.NET
4 16 (69.57%) WCF
5 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (43.48%) HTML5
6 10 (43.48%) jQuery
7 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (39.13%) Entity Framework
8 8 (34.78%) XML
9 6 (26.09%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (21.74%) CSS3
10 5 (21.74%) LINQ
10 5 (21.74%) REST
11 4 (17.39%) Ajax
11 4 (17.39%) SOAP
11 4 (17.39%) Web Services
12 3 (13.04%) JSP
12 3 (13.04%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) NHS
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) W3C
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) FMCG
3 1 (4.35%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Unix
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) MVC
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) Scrum
4 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
5 4 (17.39%) OO
5 4 (17.39%) Refactoring
5 4 (17.39%) SDLC
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
6 3 (13.04%) BDD
6 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.04%) Code Coverage
6 3 (13.04%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
6 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
6 3 (13.04%) OOP
6 3 (13.04%) SOA
6 3 (13.04%) SOLID
6 3 (13.04%) Traceability Matrix
6 3 (13.04%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) JavaScript
2 16 (69.57%) C#
3 9 (39.13%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) T-SQL
5 5 (21.74%) Java
6 4 (17.39%) VBScript
7 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
7 2 (8.70%) VB
8 1 (4.35%) C
8 1 (4.35%) C++
8 1 (4.35%) MATLAB
8 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 1 (4.35%) Python
8 1 (4.35%) R
8 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 5 (21.74%) Atlassian
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Apple
5 1 (4.35%) Blue Prism
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) SAP