Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 81 73
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8 +14
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 22 20 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.38% 1.34% 1.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.19% 5.67% 5.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 10
Hertfordshire median daily rate £350 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £166 £252 £263
90th Percentile £469 £600 £503
East of England median daily rate £373 £375 £339
% change year-on-year -0.67% +10.70% -3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £44.00 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% -

.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 424 353 304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 26.55% 23.68% 21.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 208 170
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £260 £263 £263
90th Percentile £569 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 1
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £48.25 £15.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +221.67% -47.37% +36.14%
10th Percentile £18.90 £15.00 £27.75
90th Percentile £56.25 £15.00 £29.25
East of England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% -2.86%

.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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 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 -7 6 £370 -17.78% 2
Watford +6 2 £350 +16.67% 2
Berkhamsted - 1 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 £338 -
St Albans - 1 £150 - 4
.NET Framework
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (90.91%) C#
3 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 15 (68.18%) Entity Framework
5 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
5 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
6 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (54.55%) SQL
8 11 (50.00%) MVC
9 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
9 9 (40.91%) HTML
9 9 (40.91%) CSS
9 9 (40.91%) XML
9 9 (40.91%) jQuery
10 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
12 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
12 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
13 5 (22.73%) TDD
13 5 (22.73%) REST
13 5 (22.73%) KnockoutJS
13 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
13 5 (22.73%) SDLC
13 5 (22.73%) API Development
14 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
14 4 (18.18%) RequireJS
14 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
14 4 (18.18%) LINQ
14 4 (18.18%) RESTful

.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 3 (13.64%) NServiceBus
2 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Power BI
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.55%) Big Data
4 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
3 3 (13.64%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (18.18%) Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) .NET Developer
3 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Angular Developer
4 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (4.55%) React Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.55%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (68.18%) Entity Framework
3 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (40.91%) CSS
4 9 (40.91%) HTML
4 9 (40.91%) jQuery
4 9 (40.91%) XML
5 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
7 5 (22.73%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (22.73%) REST
8 4 (18.18%) LINQ
8 4 (18.18%) RequireJS
8 4 (18.18%) RESTful
8 4 (18.18%) Web Services
9 3 (13.64%) .NET Core
9 3 (13.64%) Ajax
9 3 (13.64%) JSON
9 3 (13.64%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) MVS
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) MVC
3 5 (22.73%) API Development
3 5 (22.73%) SDLC
3 5 (22.73%) TDD
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) Demand Management
5 3 (13.64%) DevOps
5 3 (13.64%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (13.64%) ERP
5 3 (13.64%) Logistics
5 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
5 3 (13.64%) UML
5 3 (13.64%) Web Development
6 1 (4.55%) EAI
6 1 (4.55%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) C#
2 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
3 12 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Facebook
2 1 (4.55%) Twitter