The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 38 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.83% 1.62% 2.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 1.72% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Average daily rate
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£311 £296 £233
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.06% +27.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £239 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £299 £293
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £305 £313
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £35.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
-9.28% +12.00%
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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
317 232 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.94% 93.93% 92.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 138 142
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% +5.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 15
Average hourly rate £14.50 £18.97 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.56% +26.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £19.17 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

.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
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 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (40.00%) Scrum
6 6 (40.00%) HTML
6 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (40.00%) CSS
6 6 (40.00%) MVC
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (33.33%) TDD
7 5 (33.33%) Ajax
7 5 (33.33%) jQuery
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (33.33%) REST
8 4 (26.67%) CSS3
8 4 (26.67%) BDD
8 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
8 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (26.67%) User Experience
8 4 (26.67%) HTML5
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (26.67%) Domain-Driven Design
8 4 (26.67%) WCF
8 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (26.67%) ArcGIS

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (26.67%) ArcGIS
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (26.67%) MS Access
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (6.67%) NUnit
General
1 2 (13.33%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Electronics
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
3 5 (33.33%) Ajax
3 5 (33.33%) jQuery
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (33.33%) REST
4 4 (26.67%) CSS3
4 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (26.67%) HTML5
4 4 (26.67%) WCF
4 4 (26.67%) SOAP
5 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 3 (20.00%) XML
6 2 (13.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.67%) MSMQ
7 1 (6.67%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) Replication
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) NHS
3 2 (13.33%) GIS
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) DTV
4 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Scrum
2 6 (40.00%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (26.67%) BDD
4 4 (26.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (26.67%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) ESRI
2 1 (6.67%) SAP