Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in St Albans with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 23 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 (dotNet)
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 12 10
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in St Albans 19.23% 2.50% 3.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 62.50% 6.25% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 2
St Albans median daily rate £325 £400 £506
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% -20.99% +130.11%
10th Percentile £288 £388 £403
90th Percentile £369 £413 £624
Hertfordshire median daily rate £363 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -9.38% +14.29% -1.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
St Albans median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 - £20.94

.NET 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 St Albans with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
St Albans
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 8 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in St Albans 30.77% 40.00% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 8
St Albans median daily rate £363 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% +33.33% +36.36%
10th Percentile £305 £310 £125
90th Percentile £478 £538 £528
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £404 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% +7.60% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
St Albans median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £34.81 £20.94
% change year-on-year -56.91% +66.29% -49.55%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in St Albans.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in St Albans

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in St Albans

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in St Albans

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in St Albans

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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 St Albans region with a requirement for .NET.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) SOLID
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (20.00%) RESTful
5 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) SQL

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 4 (80.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior C# Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior SQL Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior SQL Server Developer
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Developer
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 3 (60.00%) C# WCF Developer
3 3 (60.00%) SSIS Developer
3 3 (60.00%) WCF Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Angular Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 4 (80.00%) SOLID
2 4 (80.00%) TDD
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
4 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft