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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 36 22 41
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +19
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 7 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.49% 6.64% 2.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 6.83% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 5
Median daily rate £325 £325 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £291 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £450 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +32.81%
.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
270 278 386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.09% 97.20% 96.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 221 267
Median daily rate £362 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.47% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 7
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.75 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.90% -16.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.15 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.31 £17.50 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

.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 31 May 2016.

.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 31 May 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 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (96.55%) C#
3 21 (72.41%) MVC
4 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET
5 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
7 15 (51.72%) .NET Framework
7 15 (51.72%) Unit Testing
7 15 (51.72%) Entity Framework
8 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
9 13 (44.83%) OOP
9 13 (44.83%) SQL
10 12 (41.38%) WCF
11 10 (34.48%) OO
11 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (31.03%) Scrum
12 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
13 8 (27.59%) LDAP
14 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
15 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
15 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (20.69%) TDD
15 6 (20.69%) NHS
15 6 (20.69%) Oracle9i Database
15 6 (20.69%) Oracle
15 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
15 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
15 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio

.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 (10.34%) Apache Solr
1 3 (10.34%) CMS
1 3 (10.34%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle9i Database
3 4 (13.79%) RDBMS
3 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) Couchbase
4 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio
3 5 (17.24%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.90%) Selenium
4 2 (6.90%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.45%) MbUnit
5 1 (3.45%) Mercurial
5 1 (3.45%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.45%) MSTest
5 1 (3.45%) NUnit
5 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (17.24%) Back Office
2 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (68.97%) ASP.NET
3 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (51.72%) .NET Framework
4 15 (51.72%) Entity Framework
5 12 (41.38%) WCF
6 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (20.69%) Web Services
7 5 (17.24%) CSS
7 5 (17.24%) HTML
8 4 (13.79%) jQuery
8 4 (13.79%) LINQ
8 4 (13.79%) WinForms
8 4 (13.79%) XML
9 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
9 3 (10.34%) Lucene
10 2 (6.90%) Ajax
10 2 (6.90%) CSS3
10 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (6.90%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) NHS
2 3 (10.34%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) MVC
2 15 (51.72%) Unit Testing
3 13 (44.83%) OOP
4 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (34.48%) OO
5 9 (31.03%) Scrum
6 6 (20.69%) TDD
7 2 (6.90%) BDD
7 2 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (6.90%) SDLC
7 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.90%) UML
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
8 1 (3.45%) ATDD
8 1 (3.45%) DevOps
8 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.45%) MVVM
8 1 (3.45%) Server Building
8 1 (3.45%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) C#
2 13 (44.83%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.90%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.45%) C++
5 1 (3.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.45%) HL7
1 1 (3.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) Sitecore