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 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 33 41 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 6 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.07% 3.10% 2.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 3.16% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 5
Median daily rate £475 £350 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +23.89%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
.NET Developer
South Wales

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
284 380 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.93% 98.19% 98.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 301 279
Median daily rate £350 £342 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.33% -6.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 8
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.04% -7.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £20.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

.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
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 25 July 2016, .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 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) MVC
2 23 (76.67%) ASP.NET
3 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (63.33%) Unit Testing
5 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (50.00%) WCF
7 14 (46.67%) .NET Framework
7 14 (46.67%) Entity Framework
8 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
9 12 (40.00%) OOP
9 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (36.67%) Visual Studio
10 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (33.33%) SQL
11 10 (33.33%) TDD
12 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
12 9 (30.00%) OO
12 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
13 8 (26.67%) LDAP
13 8 (26.67%) CSS
13 8 (26.67%) HTML
13 8 (26.67%) jQuery
13 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
14 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (23.33%) Couchbase
14 7 (23.33%) TypeScript
14 7 (23.33%) HTML5
14 7 (23.33%) BDD

.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 (10.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (10.00%) CMS
1 3 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) Couchbase
2 7 (23.33%) MongoDB
2 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (23.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (13.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Visual Studio
2 7 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (23.33%) Selenium
2 7 (23.33%) SpecFlow
3 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 6 (20.00%) MbUnit
3 6 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 6 (20.00%) MSTest
3 6 (20.00%) NUnit
3 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (16.67%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) ASP.NET
3 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (50.00%) WCF
5 14 (46.67%) .NET Framework
5 14 (46.67%) Entity Framework
6 11 (36.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (26.67%) AngularJS
7 8 (26.67%) CSS
7 8 (26.67%) HTML
7 8 (26.67%) jQuery
8 7 (23.33%) CSS3
8 7 (23.33%) HTML5
8 7 (23.33%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (20.00%) Gherkin
10 4 (13.33%) Web Services
11 3 (10.00%) LINQ
11 3 (10.00%) Lucene
11 3 (10.00%) WinForms
12 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) NHS
2 3 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) MVC
2 19 (63.33%) Unit Testing
3 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (40.00%) OOP
4 10 (33.33%) TDD
5 9 (30.00%) OO
6 7 (23.33%) BDD
6 7 (23.33%) Web Development
7 6 (20.00%) ATDD
7 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (20.00%) DevOps
7 6 (20.00%) Scrum
7 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (20.00%) Test-First Development
8 2 (6.67%) SDLC
9 1 (3.33%) Information Security
9 1 (3.33%) SOA
9 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (23.33%) TypeScript
5 4 (13.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.33%) HL7
1 1 (3.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Sitecore