The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 23 18 8
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Contract jobs citing .NET 19 45 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.69% 10.64% 12.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.92% 32.85% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 22
Median daily rate £313 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £176 £260 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £460 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +18.75%

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
106 137 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.74% 32.39% 27.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 109 56
Median daily rate £400 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £460 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.96% +13.97%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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.

1 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET
2 21 (65.63%) MVC
3 19 (59.38%) C#
4 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 15 (46.88%) SQL
6 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
7 12 (37.50%) Scrum
7 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (34.38%) jQuery
8 11 (34.38%) NUnit
8 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
9 10 (31.25%) Web Development
9 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
9 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
10 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
11 8 (25.00%) MSTest
11 8 (25.00%) CSS
11 8 (25.00%) HTML
12 7 (21.88%) OOP
12 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
12 7 (21.88%) RDBMS
12 7 (21.88%) Inversion of Control
12 7 (21.88%) Entity Framework
12 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
12 7 (21.88%) Coaching
12 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
12 7 (21.88%) Unity DI Container

.NET
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 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.50%) IIS
3 3 (9.38%) Apache
3 3 (9.38%) CMS
3 3 (9.38%) Jetty
3 3 (9.38%) Mongrel
3 3 (9.38%) nginx
3 3 (9.38%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
4 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (3.13%) GeoServer
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon S3
1 3 (9.38%) Google App Engine
1 3 (9.38%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (3.13%) Route 53
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) DHCP
1 3 (9.38%) DNS
1 3 (9.38%) DSL
1 3 (9.38%) FTP
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
1 3 (9.38%) IPsec
1 3 (9.38%) SSL
1 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.25%) Extranet
2 2 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) RDBMS
2 7 (21.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.13%) Couchbase
4 1 (3.13%) GIS
4 1 (3.13%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (34.38%) NUnit
2 8 (25.00%) MSTest
3 7 (21.88%) MSBuild
3 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (9.38%) Travis CI
5 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
6 2 (6.25%) Grunt
6 2 (6.25%) gulp
6 2 (6.25%) Selenium
7 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.13%) MbUnit
7 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
7 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
7 1 (3.13%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (6.25%) Advertising
1 2 (6.25%) Finance
1 2 (6.25%) Publishing
2 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (87.50%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Software Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Sitecore Developer
6 4 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Web Developer
7 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (9.38%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (6.25%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (6.25%) CMS Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
8 2 (6.25%) VB.NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (71.88%) ASP.NET
2 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (34.38%) jQuery
4 10 (31.25%) .NET Framework
5 8 (25.00%) CSS
5 8 (25.00%) HTML
6 7 (21.88%) Entity Framework
6 7 (21.88%) Unity DI Container
7 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (15.63%) Ajax
8 5 (15.63%) REST
9 3 (9.38%) AngularJS
9 3 (9.38%) HTML5
9 3 (9.38%) J2EE
9 3 (9.38%) NHibernate
9 3 (9.38%) Servlets
9 3 (9.38%) XML
10 2 (6.25%) Sass
10 2 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) NHS
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) W3C
3 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.13%) Fintech
3 1 (3.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (65.63%) MVC
2 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (37.50%) Scrum
4 10 (31.25%) Unit Testing
4 10 (31.25%) Web Development
5 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
6 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
6 7 (21.88%) Coaching
6 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (21.88%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (21.88%) OOP
7 5 (15.63%) TDD
8 4 (12.50%) CRM
8 4 (12.50%) Data Flow Diagram
8 4 (12.50%) DevOps
8 4 (12.50%) Use Case
9 3 (9.38%) API Design
9 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
9 3 (9.38%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (9.38%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) C#
2 16 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (46.88%) SQL
4 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
5 3 (9.38%) Java
5 3 (9.38%) TypeScript
6 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.13%) Perl
7 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (9.38%) Xen
2 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Ansible
1 3 (9.38%) Marathon
1 3 (9.38%) Mesos
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
1 3 (9.38%) Rundeck
1 3 (9.38%) Terraform
2 1 (3.13%) Fluentd
2 1 (3.13%) Grafana
2 1 (3.13%) Kibana
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Sitecore
3 5 (15.63%) VMware
4 3 (9.38%) Google
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Spier Consulting Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago