The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 34 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 16 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.56% 2.06% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 2.21% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 3
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£315 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £290 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £344 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £30.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% -19.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
414 497 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 92.20% 92.90% 95.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 292 180
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 18
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -0.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £105.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +7 8 £314 +1.61% 4
Newport +2 5 £300 -7.69% 3
Monmouthshire - - - -
Torfaen - - - - 1
Neath Port Talbot - - - -
Bridgend - - - - 2
Caerphilly - - - -
.NET Developer
Wales

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) C#
3 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET
4 15 (51.72%) SQL
4 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
4 15 (51.72%) MVC
5 11 (37.93%) CSS
5 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (34.48%) WCF
6 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
7 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
8 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
8 8 (27.59%) HTML
8 8 (27.59%) Scrum
8 8 (27.59%) jQuery
8 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
9 7 (24.14%) Web Services
10 6 (20.69%) TDD
10 6 (20.69%) Ajax
10 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (17.24%) HTML5
11 5 (17.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (17.24%) NHS
11 5 (17.24%) Oracle
12 4 (13.79%) Java
12 4 (13.79%) XML
12 4 (13.79%) CSS3

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) ArcGIS
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (6.90%) MS Access
4 2 (6.90%) MySQL
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.45%) Ingres
5 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Visual Studio
2 6 (20.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (6.90%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (6.90%) NUnit
5 1 (3.45%) Subversion
5 1 (3.45%) JIRA
5 1 (3.45%) ReSharper
5 1 (3.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.45%) JMeter
5 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
5 1 (3.45%) MSBuild
5 1 (3.45%) Gradle
5 1 (3.45%) Artifactory
5 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.90%) Back Office
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (58.62%) ASP.NET
3 11 (37.93%) CSS
3 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (34.48%) WCF
5 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
5 8 (27.59%) HTML
5 8 (27.59%) jQuery
6 7 (24.14%) Web Services
7 6 (20.69%) Ajax
8 5 (17.24%) HTML5
8 5 (17.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (13.79%) CSS3
9 4 (13.79%) XML
10 3 (10.34%) SOAP
10 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
10 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (6.90%) LINQ
11 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) NHS
2 3 (10.34%) Replication
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (3.45%) DTV
3 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) MVC
2 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) ETL
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.90%) Automated Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Information Security
6 2 (6.90%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (6.90%) BDD
6 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.45%) Coaching
7 1 (3.45%) Customer Insight
7 1 (3.45%) MVVM
7 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.45%) UML
7 1 (3.45%) OOP
7 1 (3.45%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) C#
2 15 (51.72%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.90%) C++
6 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.45%) PHP
7 1 (3.45%) VB
7 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) MCDBA
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) SAP