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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Developer
Rank 31 61 37
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -24
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 40 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.75% 0.94% 1.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.01% 0.97% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 4 4
Average daily rate
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£416 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.66% -7.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £274 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £309 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £30.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -8.57%
.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
571 616 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 96.29% 96.10% 92.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 407 207
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 23
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £25.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

.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 3 July 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 3 July 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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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
Newport - 25 £425 -
Cardiff +8 10 £330 +10.00% 7
Monmouthshire - 1 - -
.NET Developer
Wales

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (94.64%) C#
3 47 (83.93%) ASP.NET
4 42 (75.00%) MVC
5 41 (73.21%) SQL Server
6 36 (64.29%) Visual Studio
6 36 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (62.50%) .NET Framework
8 32 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (55.36%) Scrum
9 31 (55.36%) Team Foundation Server
10 30 (53.57%) Web Services
10 30 (53.57%) XML
11 28 (50.00%) IIS
11 28 (50.00%) BDD
11 28 (50.00%) TDD
12 26 (46.43%) SOAP
12 26 (46.43%) REST
13 24 (42.86%) Unit Testing
14 23 (41.07%) SQL Server 2008
15 21 (37.50%) SQL
16 18 (32.14%) Security Cleared
17 16 (28.57%) SC Cleared
18 14 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 14 (25.00%) HTML
18 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
19 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
19 12 (21.43%) CSS
20 9 (16.07%) Windows
20 9 (16.07%) Back Office

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 28 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (5.36%) FileNet
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.79%) CMS
4 1 (1.79%) JBoss
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Magento
1 1 (1.79%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) SAN
1 1 (1.79%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (73.21%) SQL Server
2 23 (41.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (3.57%) MySQL
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.79%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.79%) MS Access
6 1 (1.79%) Ingres
6 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 36 (64.29%) Visual Studio
2 31 (55.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.14%) JIRA
4 2 (3.57%) ReSharper
4 2 (3.57%) Selenium
4 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.57%) Gradle
4 2 (3.57%) Artifactory
4 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.57%) Subversion
4 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.57%) JMeter
5 1 (1.79%) NUnit
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.79%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.79%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (16.07%) Back Office
2 1 (1.79%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (83.93%) ASP.NET
3 36 (64.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (62.50%) .NET Framework
5 30 (53.57%) Web Services
5 30 (53.57%) XML
6 26 (46.43%) SOAP
6 26 (46.43%) REST
7 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (25.00%) HTML
8 12 (21.43%) CSS
9 9 (16.07%) jQuery
10 8 (14.29%) Entity Framework
11 7 (12.50%) HTML5
11 7 (12.50%) WCF
12 6 (10.71%) CSS3
13 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
13 5 (8.93%) Ajax
14 3 (5.36%) LINQ
14 3 (5.36%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) User Experience
2 3 (5.36%) NHS
3 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (75.00%) MVC
2 32 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (55.36%) Scrum
4 28 (50.00%) BDD
4 28 (50.00%) TDD
5 24 (42.86%) Unit Testing
6 4 (7.14%) Web Development
7 3 (5.36%) Automated Testing
7 3 (5.36%) BPEL
7 3 (5.36%) SOA
7 3 (5.36%) BPMN
7 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.57%) SDLC
8 2 (3.57%) CRM
9 1 (1.79%) OOD
9 1 (1.79%) UML
9 1 (1.79%) OOP
9 1 (1.79%) OO
9 1 (1.79%) ETL
9 1 (1.79%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (94.64%) C#
2 21 (37.50%) SQL
3 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.93%) Java
5 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.36%) VB
5 3 (5.36%) VBA
5 3 (5.36%) VB6
5 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.57%) C++
7 1 (1.79%) C
7 1 (1.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 16 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (1.79%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) vSphere
1 1 (1.79%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Nagios
1 1 (1.79%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco
3 1 (1.79%) Sage