The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 9 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing .NET 33 21 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.70% 7.02% 7.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 47.14% 31.34% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 12 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £262 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £423 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% +77.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
.NET
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
70 67 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.82% 22.41% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 45 16
Average daily rate £413 £400 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £190.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-82.89% +1017.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 26 February 2015.

.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 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing .NET 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.

1 38 (57.58%) C#
2 32 (48.48%) ASP.NET
3 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
4 28 (42.42%) SQL Server
5 25 (37.88%) MVC
6 24 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 24 (36.36%) SQL
6 24 (36.36%) CSS
7 22 (33.33%) HTML
7 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (30.30%) SharePoint
9 18 (27.27%) WCF
10 17 (25.76%) Visual Studio
10 17 (25.76%) XML
10 17 (25.76%) TDD
11 16 (24.24%) Web Services
11 16 (24.24%) CRM
11 16 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
12 15 (22.73%) Dynamics CRM
13 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
14 12 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
14 12 (18.18%) Scrum
15 11 (16.67%) Java
15 11 (16.67%) REST
16 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
16 10 (15.15%) SOAP
16 10 (15.15%) Ajax
17 9 (13.64%) NHS

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (30.30%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.58%) IIS
2 5 (7.58%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (6.06%) ArcGIS
4 3 (4.55%) CMS
4 3 (4.55%) Umbraco
4 3 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.03%) Lync
5 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.03%) Apache Solr
5 2 (3.03%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.52%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (9.09%) MS Office
1 6 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (22.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.06%) Office 365
3 2 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.09%) Intranet
2 3 (4.55%) Firewall
3 2 (3.03%) LDAP
4 1 (1.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.58%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.06%) MS Access
4 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (4.55%) FileMaker
6 2 (3.03%) Ingres
6 2 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.52%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 17 (25.76%) Visual Studio
2 14 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.06%) Subversion
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (4.55%) NUnit
4 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 3 (4.55%) MSI
4 3 (4.55%) InstallShield
5 2 (3.03%) TestDirector
6 1 (1.52%) Ant
6 1 (1.52%) JUnit
6 1 (1.52%) JMeter
6 1 (1.52%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.52%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (1.52%) WebDriver
6 1 (1.52%) Maven
6 1 (1.52%) JIRA
6 1 (1.52%) Selenium
6 1 (1.52%) TestNG
General
1 5 (7.58%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Marketing
3 3 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 3 (4.55%) Publishing
3 3 (4.55%) Back Office
3 3 (4.55%) Electronics
3 3 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.52%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 41 (62.12%) Developer
2 15 (22.73%) .NET Developer
3 7 (10.61%) Architect
3 7 (10.61%) SharePoint Developer
4 6 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 6 (9.09%) CRM Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Software Developer
5 5 (7.58%) Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Specialist
7 3 (4.55%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.55%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.03%) Desktop Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.03%) .NET Software Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.03%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (48.48%) ASP.NET
2 24 (36.36%) CSS
3 22 (33.33%) HTML
4 18 (27.27%) WCF
5 17 (25.76%) XML
6 16 (24.24%) Web Services
6 16 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (16.67%) REST
8 10 (15.15%) SOAP
8 10 (15.15%) Ajax
9 9 (13.64%) .NET Framework
9 9 (13.64%) CSS3
9 9 (13.64%) HTML5
9 9 (13.64%) jQuery
10 8 (12.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (10.61%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (7.58%) AngularJS
12 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (6.06%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
14 2 (3.03%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.64%) NHS
2 6 (9.09%) User Experience
3 4 (6.06%) Replication
3 4 (6.06%) Open Source
4 3 (4.55%) DTV
5 2 (3.03%) GIS
5 2 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (3.03%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.52%) AS400
6 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Windows XP
2 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.88%) MVC
2 22 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (25.76%) TDD
4 16 (24.24%) CRM
5 12 (18.18%) Scrum
6 8 (12.12%) UML
6 8 (12.12%) BDD
7 7 (10.61%) Migration
8 5 (7.58%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (7.58%) ITIL
8 5 (7.58%) Project Management
8 5 (7.58%) Content Management
8 5 (7.58%) Software Testing
9 4 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.55%) Information Security
10 3 (4.55%) Programme Management
10 3 (4.55%) Release Management
10 3 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.55%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (57.58%) C#
2 24 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 24 (36.36%) SQL
3 11 (16.67%) Java
4 4 (6.06%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.03%) VB
5 2 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (1.52%) PHP
6 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.52%) VBA
6 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 10 (15.15%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) CCA
3 2 (3.03%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.52%) ISEB
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.52%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (43.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.12%) Oracle
3 7 (10.61%) Sitecore
4 3 (4.55%) SAP
4 3 (4.55%) Citrix
4 3 (4.55%) AppSense
5 2 (3.03%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.52%) Alterian
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