The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cardiff region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 37 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 9 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.51% 1.81% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 1.92% 2.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 4
Average daily rate £278 £300 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -11.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £280 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £320 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.25 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
332 156 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 92.48% 93.98% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 103 95
Average daily rate £375 £350 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £213 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £421 £469
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% +11.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.91 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £37.50 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
.NET Developer
South Wales

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.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 18 April 2014.

.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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) CMS
3 4 (44.44%) Umbraco
4 3 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (33.33%) Sitecore
4 3 (33.33%) Kentico
4 3 (33.33%) Intranet
4 3 (33.33%) Web Design
4 3 (33.33%) XML
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (11.11%) MySQL
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) MVC
6 1 (11.11%) Finance

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region that cited .NET Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) CMS
1 4 (44.44%) Umbraco
2 3 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (33.33%) Kentico
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (22.22%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft