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 20 April 2015 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 23 39 25
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -14
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 11 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.31% 2.49% 1.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.51% 2.66% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
Average daily rate
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£320 £278 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.31% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £217 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £344 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% -19.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
244 338 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 95.69% 93.63% 94.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 232 106
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 11
Average hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -0.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.50 £10.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £105.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

.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 20 April 2015.

.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 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (94.12%) C#
3 14 (82.35%) SQL
4 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
4 9 (52.94%) MVC
4 9 (52.94%) WCF
5 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
6 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
6 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (35.29%) TDD
7 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
8 5 (29.41%) Oracle
8 5 (29.41%) SOAP
8 5 (29.41%) Web Services
8 5 (29.41%) XML
8 5 (29.41%) NHS
8 5 (29.41%) Scrum
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
9 4 (23.53%) REST
9 4 (23.53%) BDD
9 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
9 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
10 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
10 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
10 3 (17.65%) HTML
10 3 (17.65%) CSS
10 3 (17.65%) SharePoint

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 2 (11.76%) ArcGIS
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.76%) MS Access
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (5.88%) Ingres
5 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
5 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (11.76%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (11.76%) NUnit
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (5.88%) MSBuild
General
1 2 (11.76%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) WCF
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
4 7 (41.18%) .NET Framework
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (29.41%) SOAP
5 5 (29.41%) Web Services
5 5 (29.41%) XML
6 4 (23.53%) Entity Framework
6 4 (23.53%) REST
7 3 (17.65%) HTML
7 3 (17.65%) CSS
7 3 (17.65%) Ajax
7 3 (17.65%) LINQ
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (11.76%) CSS3
8 2 (11.76%) HTML5
8 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
8 2 (11.76%) jQuery
9 1 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) NHS
2 3 (17.65%) Replication
3 2 (11.76%) User Experience
4 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) MVC
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) TDD
4 5 (29.41%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) BDD
6 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Domain-Driven Design
7 2 (11.76%) Automated Testing
7 2 (11.76%) Information Security
8 1 (5.88%) UML
8 1 (5.88%) OOP
8 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
8 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.88%) Coaching
8 1 (5.88%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 14 (82.35%) SQL
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
4 3 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.76%) C++
6 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Oracle
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) SAP