The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 47 21 55
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +34
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 2 50 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.42% 8.56% 1.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% 24.51% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 46 10
Median daily rate £463 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.44% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £298 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £450 £351
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.25 £42.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-33.52% +26.86%
.NET Framework
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 South Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
124 204 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 26.22% 34.93% 28.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 163 131
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £41.50 - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 June 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 -12 1 £375 -7.97% 1
.NET Framework
Wales

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 South Wales region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 42 (91.30%) C#
3 36 (78.26%) Unit Testing
4 34 (73.91%) Entity Framework
5 30 (65.22%) MVC
6 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
7 24 (52.17%) OOP
8 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET
9 18 (39.13%) OO
10 17 (36.96%) Visual Studio
10 17 (36.96%) Team Foundation Server
11 16 (34.78%) SQL
11 16 (34.78%) Back Office
11 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
12 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (30.43%) Scrum
14 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
14 13 (28.26%) Oracle
14 13 (28.26%) LDAP
14 13 (28.26%) Windows
14 13 (28.26%) WCF
15 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
16 11 (23.91%) NHS
16 11 (23.91%) PL/SQL
16 11 (23.91%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (23.91%) Oracle Database
17 10 (21.74%) Relational Database
17 10 (21.74%) SDLC
17 10 (21.74%) LINQ
17 10 (21.74%) Oracle Forms

.NET Framework
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 6 (13.04%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (28.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (54.35%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.91%) Oracle Database
2 11 (23.91%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (21.74%) Oracle9i Database
3 10 (21.74%) RDBMS
3 10 (21.74%) Relational Database
4 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Team Foundation Server
1 17 (36.96%) Visual Studio
2 10 (21.74%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (17.39%) Selenium
3 8 (17.39%) SpecFlow
4 6 (13.04%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.35%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.17%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.17%) JMeter
6 1 (2.17%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (34.78%) Back Office
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (89.13%) Developer
2 27 (58.70%) .NET Developer
3 14 (30.43%) Software Developer
4 12 (26.09%) Senior Developer
5 11 (23.91%) Senior Software Developer
6 9 (19.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (19.57%) C# Developer
7 6 (13.04%) SQL Developer
8 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (10.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (8.70%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (8.70%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (6.52%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (6.52%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (6.52%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
11 2 (4.35%) C++ Software Engineer
11 2 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (4.35%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (73.91%) Entity Framework
3 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET
4 15 (32.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (28.26%) WCF
6 10 (21.74%) LINQ
6 10 (21.74%) WinForms
7 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (15.22%) Ajax
8 7 (15.22%) jQuery
8 7 (15.22%) REST
9 6 (13.04%) WPF
10 5 (10.87%) HTML
11 4 (8.70%) XML
12 3 (6.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 3 (6.52%) STL
13 2 (4.35%) AutoMapper
13 2 (4.35%) Castle Windsor
13 2 (4.35%) Code First Entity Framework
13 2 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.91%) NHS
2 3 (6.52%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.26%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Linux
3 2 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (78.26%) Unit Testing
2 30 (65.22%) MVC
3 24 (52.17%) OOP
4 18 (39.13%) OO
5 14 (30.43%) Scrum
6 10 (21.74%) SDLC
6 10 (21.74%) TDD
7 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (17.39%) BDD
8 6 (13.04%) SOA
9 5 (10.87%) MVVM
9 5 (10.87%) UML
10 4 (8.70%) Front End Development
10 4 (8.70%) OOD
10 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
10 4 (8.70%) Web Development
11 3 (6.52%) Configuration Management
11 3 (6.52%) Cross-Platform Development
11 3 (6.52%) Requirements Engineering
11 3 (6.52%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 42 (91.30%) C#
2 16 (34.78%) SQL
3 11 (23.91%) PL/SQL
4 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.52%) C++
6 2 (4.35%) VC++
7 1 (2.17%) Java
7 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) Disclosure Scotland
1 5 (10.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 5 (10.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (28.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.26%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) Sybase
4 1 (2.17%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.17%) Sitecore