The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Wales region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 50 22 48
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +26
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 15 61 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.37% 10.15% 3.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.45% 10.55% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 54 18
Median daily rate £338 £350 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +14.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £29.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.25 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.66% -
.NET Developer
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 South Wales 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
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
613 578 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 96.69% 96.17% 96.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 442 385
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £263 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 25 34
Median hourly rate £15.77 £14.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.35 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South Wales region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -8 9 £338 +8.87% 2
Newport -17 2 £300 -33.33%
.NET Developer
Wales

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 South Wales region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (87.10%) C#
3 23 (74.19%) ASP.NET
4 22 (70.97%) JavaScript
4 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
5 18 (58.06%) MVC
6 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (48.39%) HTML
7 15 (48.39%) TDD
7 15 (48.39%) WCF
7 15 (48.39%) jQuery
8 14 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (45.16%) Visual Studio
9 13 (41.94%) CSS
10 12 (38.71%) Unit Testing
10 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 11 (35.48%) Couchbase
11 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
11 11 (35.48%) CSS3
11 11 (35.48%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
11 11 (35.48%) HTML5
11 11 (35.48%) MongoDB
11 11 (35.48%) NoSQL
11 11 (35.48%) TypeScript
12 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (29.03%) NUnit
13 8 (25.81%) Web Development

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (6.45%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Extranet
1 2 (6.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
2 11 (35.48%) Couchbase
2 11 (35.48%) MongoDB
2 11 (35.48%) NoSQL
2 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (35.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Visual Studio
2 9 (29.03%) NUnit
3 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
3 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
3 6 (19.35%) MbUnit
3 6 (19.35%) Mercurial
3 6 (19.35%) MSTest
3 6 (19.35%) Selenium
3 6 (19.35%) SpecFlow
3 6 (19.35%) TeamCity
4 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.23%) InstallShield
5 1 (3.23%) MSI
5 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (3.23%) WiX
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (74.19%) ASP.NET
3 16 (51.61%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (48.39%) HTML
4 15 (48.39%) jQuery
4 15 (48.39%) WCF
5 13 (41.94%) CSS
6 11 (35.48%) AngularJS
6 11 (35.48%) CSS3
6 11 (35.48%) HTML5
6 11 (35.48%) KnockoutJS
7 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (19.35%) Gherkin
9 4 (12.90%) .NET Framework
10 3 (9.68%) NHibernate
10 3 (9.68%) REST
11 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (6.45%) XML
12 1 (3.23%) NancyFx
12 1 (3.23%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
1 1 (3.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) MVC
2 15 (48.39%) TDD
3 14 (45.16%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (38.71%) Unit Testing
5 11 (35.48%) Test Automation
6 8 (25.81%) Web Development
7 6 (19.35%) ATDD
7 6 (19.35%) BDD
7 6 (19.35%) DevOps
7 6 (19.35%) Test-First Development
8 5 (16.13%) Web Application Development
9 4 (12.90%) Scrum
10 3 (9.68%) API Design
10 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
10 3 (9.68%) CRM
10 3 (9.68%) Domain-Driven Design
11 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
12 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
12 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) C#
2 22 (70.97%) JavaScript
3 11 (35.48%) TypeScript
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) MCAD
1 1 (3.23%) MCSD
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.45%) VMware
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) SAP