Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 23 November 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.

C# .NET Developer
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 81 79
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2 -5
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 13 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.82% 1.00% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 1.04% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 7 14
Hertfordshire median daily rate £363 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.05% +4.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £313 £343 £319
90th Percentile £394 £495 £565
East of England median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £47.00 £42.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year +10.59% -2.86% -

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 1477 1347 1513
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.07% 96.56% 94.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 778 769
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £200 £210 £190
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 82 156
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -14.71% +12.25%
10th Percentile £11.13 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.50 £41.50
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.38 £20.94
% change year-on-year -19.55% +6.88% +4.68%

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in Hertfordshire

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Hertfordshire

C# .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 C# .NET Developer in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Hertfordshire

C# .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 C# .NET Developer within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Stevenage - 7 £363 -
Watford -6 6 £363 - 1
St Albans +3 4 £325 -18.75% 1
Hertford - 1 £325 - 1
C# .NET Developer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, C# .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 C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
3 11 (84.62%) SDLC
3 11 (84.62%) WCF
3 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 11 (84.62%) Finance
4 10 (76.92%) TDD
4 10 (76.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (76.92%) SOLID
5 9 (69.23%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (30.77%) WPF
9 3 (23.08%) Migration
9 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (15.38%) CSS
10 2 (15.38%) Web Services
10 2 (15.38%) HTML
10 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
10 2 (15.38%) SQL
10 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
11 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
11 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
11 1 (7.69%) Relational Database

C# .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 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 9 (69.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 1 (7.69%) RavenDB
5 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) WCF
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (30.77%) WPF
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) Ajax
6 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (7.69%) Entity Framework
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (7.69%) LINQ
6 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (7.69%) RESTful
6 1 (7.69%) SOAP
6 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) MVC
2 11 (84.62%) SDLC
3 10 (76.92%) SOLID
3 10 (76.92%) TDD
4 5 (38.46%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (23.08%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (7.69%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft