The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cardiff region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 30 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 11 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.91% 2.54% 2.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.17% 2.65% 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 8
Median daily rate £186 £323 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.48% +5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £255 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £384 £326
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-57.14% +13.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
264 378 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 93.95% 96.18% 99.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 291 244
Median daily rate £338 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £405 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 18
Median hourly rate £11.17 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.07% -10.34%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cardiff region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Developer across the Cardiff region.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer across the Cardiff region.

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, .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 Cardiff region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
3 11 (64.71%) MVC
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
4 9 (52.94%) C#
4 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (47.06%) NUnit
5 8 (47.06%) SQL
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
6 7 (41.18%) Scrum
6 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
6 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
7 6 (35.29%) jQuery
7 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (35.29%) MSTest
7 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
8 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
8 5 (29.41%) OOP
8 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
8 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
8 5 (29.41%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
8 5 (29.41%) MSBuild
8 5 (29.41%) Unity DI Container
8 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
8 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
8 5 (29.41%) Coaching
9 4 (23.53%) TDD

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Extranet
1 2 (11.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
2 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) Couchbase
3 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) NUnit
2 6 (35.29%) MSTest
2 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (29.41%) MSBuild
4 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.88%) MbUnit
5 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
5 1 (5.88%) Selenium
5 1 (5.88%) SpecFlow
5 1 (5.88%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (76.47%) ASP.NET
3 9 (52.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
5 6 (35.29%) jQuery
6 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
6 5 (29.41%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (11.76%) CSS
7 2 (11.76%) HTML
7 2 (11.76%) NHibernate
7 2 (11.76%) REST
7 2 (11.76%) WCF
8 1 (5.88%) Ajax
8 1 (5.88%) CSS3
8 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (5.88%) Regular Expression
8 1 (5.88%) Web Services
8 1 (5.88%) XML
8 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (11.76%) NHS
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
3 1 (5.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) MVC
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Scrum
3 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
4 5 (29.41%) Business Analysis
4 5 (29.41%) Coaching
4 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
4 5 (29.41%) OOP
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
6 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (17.65%) CRM
6 3 (17.65%) Data Flow Diagram
6 3 (17.65%) Use Case
6 3 (17.65%) Web Development
7 2 (11.76%) API Design
7 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.88%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCAD
1 1 (5.88%) MCSD
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Sitecore
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago