The first table below looks at the demand for .NET Framework skills 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 Framework over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cardiff region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 43 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.10% 1.17% 1.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.57% 10.53% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate £340 £281 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.88% -14.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.87% -6.42%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
112 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 30.94% 11.11% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 8 18
Average daily rate £425 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £325 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £30.25 £17.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.94% +17.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET Framework
South Wales

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) XSLT
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (33.33%) WCF
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) Adobe
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (16.67%) Fireworks
6 1 (16.67%) Middleware

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (16.67%) CMS
3 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Developer
2 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) XSLT
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (16.67%) DHTML
5 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Middleware
5 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) SCADA
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) EAI
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCAD
2 1 (16.67%) MCSD
2 1 (16.67%) HND
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (16.67%) GAMP
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
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