The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 37 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 1 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.36% 5.67% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.18% 17.92% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 0
Median daily rate £375 £408 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.97% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £42.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-33.52% +26.86%
.NET Framework
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
85 106 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 30.58% 31.64% 32.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 87 99
Median daily rate £406 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Framework across the Cardiff region.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (93.33%) C#
3 26 (86.67%) Unit Testing
3 26 (86.67%) Entity Framework
4 23 (76.67%) OOP
5 17 (56.67%) MVC
6 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 14 (46.67%) SQL
7 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
8 13 (43.33%) OO
8 13 (43.33%) Oracle
8 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
8 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (40.00%) Windows
9 12 (40.00%) LDAP
9 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
10 11 (36.67%) Back Office
10 11 (36.67%) NHS
10 11 (36.67%) PL/SQL
10 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (36.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (36.67%) Oracle Database
11 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
11 10 (33.33%) LINQ
11 10 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
11 10 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
11 10 (33.33%) RDBMS
11 10 (33.33%) WinForms
12 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
13 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared

.NET Framework
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 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) Oracle Database
2 11 (36.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
3 10 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 10 (33.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.67%) DB2
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (33.33%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.67%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.33%) Selenium
5 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (36.67%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Developer
2 15 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 13 (43.33%) Software Developer
4 12 (40.00%) Senior Developer
5 11 (36.67%) Senior Software Developer
6 8 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (26.67%) C# Developer
7 4 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
7 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
8 3 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Software Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
9 2 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (86.67%) Entity Framework
3 15 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (33.33%) LINQ
5 10 (33.33%) WinForms
6 6 (20.00%) WCF
7 5 (16.67%) WPF
8 2 (6.67%) AutoMapper
8 2 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 2 (6.67%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (6.67%) Code First Entity Framework
8 2 (6.67%) STL
9 1 (3.33%) Ajax
9 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (3.33%) CSS
9 1 (3.33%) HTML
9 1 (3.33%) REST
9 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) NHS
2 2 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) Unit Testing
2 23 (76.67%) OOP
3 17 (56.67%) MVC
4 13 (43.33%) OO
5 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (20.00%) Scrum
7 5 (16.67%) SDLC
8 4 (13.33%) MVVM
8 4 (13.33%) UML
9 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
10 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 2 (6.67%) Cross-Platform Development
10 2 (6.67%) Requirements Engineering
10 2 (6.67%) TDD
10 2 (6.67%) Use Case
11 1 (3.33%) BDD
11 1 (3.33%) CRM
11 1 (3.33%) SOA
11 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) C#
2 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 11 (36.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.67%) C++
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) VC++
5 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (43.33%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) Sybase
4 1 (3.33%) Sitecore