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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 26 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 52 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 4 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.76% 0.50% 2.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.84% 2.99% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 8
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£538 £244 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+120.51% -22.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
.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
141 67 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 26.91% 16.67% 26.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 39 49
Average daily rate £450 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £423 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £190.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.15% +1017.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 January 2015.

.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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 January 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 -9 3 £550 +125.64% 1
Glamorgan - - - -
Monmouthshire - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - - - -
Neath Port Talbot - - - - 1
Caerphilly - - - -
.NET Framework
Wales

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework.

1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (90.32%) C#
3 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (77.42%) Scrum
5 23 (74.19%) Selenium
6 19 (61.29%) JIRA
6 19 (61.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (61.29%) Jenkins
7 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
8 17 (54.84%) Open Source
9 16 (51.61%) WebDriver
9 16 (51.61%) Kanban
9 16 (51.61%) SC Cleared
9 16 (51.61%) Automation Testing
10 15 (48.39%) Test Scripting
10 15 (48.39%) Subversion
11 14 (45.16%) Load Testing
11 14 (45.16%) BDD
11 14 (45.16%) TDD
11 14 (45.16%) MVC
11 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
11 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET
12 13 (41.94%) CSS
12 13 (41.94%) HTML
12 13 (41.94%) Visual Studio
13 12 (38.71%) Java
13 12 (38.71%) SharePoint
13 12 (38.71%) ISEB
13 12 (38.71%) Software Testing
13 12 (38.71%) ISTQB

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing .NET Framework 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 Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (38.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (19.35%) JBoss
2 6 (19.35%) Tomcat
3 3 (9.68%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) Magento
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) MS Access
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 23 (74.19%) Selenium
2 19 (61.29%) JIRA
2 19 (61.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (61.29%) Jenkins
3 16 (51.61%) WebDriver
4 15 (48.39%) Subversion
5 13 (41.94%) Visual Studio
6 11 (35.48%) JMeter
6 11 (35.48%) Bugzilla
7 10 (32.26%) TortoiseSVN
8 6 (19.35%) TestNG
8 6 (19.35%) SoapUI
9 5 (16.13%) Gradle
9 5 (16.13%) Artifactory
9 5 (16.13%) ReSharper
9 5 (16.13%) Maven
9 5 (16.13%) Eclipse
9 5 (16.13%) Ant
9 5 (16.13%) JUnit
10 2 (6.45%) NUnit
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) Tester
3 8 (25.81%) Analyst
3 8 (25.81%) Test Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Automation Tester
6 3 (9.68%) CRM Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Tester
7 2 (6.45%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Selenium Tester
8 1 (3.23%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Design Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET
3 13 (41.94%) CSS
3 13 (41.94%) HTML
4 9 (29.03%) jQuery
4 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (25.81%) HTML5
5 8 (25.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 8 (25.81%) CSS3
6 7 (22.58%) Spring
7 6 (19.35%) Java SE
7 6 (19.35%) Spring MVC
7 6 (19.35%) RESTful
8 5 (16.13%) WCF
9 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 3 (9.68%) REST
9 3 (9.68%) AngularJS
9 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (6.45%) Ajax
10 2 (6.45%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (54.84%) Open Source
2 11 (35.48%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) AS400
3 1 (3.23%) iSeries
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (77.42%) Scrum
3 16 (51.61%) Kanban
3 16 (51.61%) Automation Testing
4 15 (48.39%) Test Scripting
5 14 (45.16%) Load Testing
5 14 (45.16%) MVC
5 14 (45.16%) TDD
5 14 (45.16%) BDD
6 12 (38.71%) Software Testing
7 10 (32.26%) Test Management
8 9 (29.03%) Project Management
9 6 (19.35%) SOA
10 3 (9.68%) CRM
11 2 (6.45%) Domain-Driven Design
12 1 (3.23%) Test Automation
12 1 (3.23%) Coaching
12 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
12 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
12 1 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) C#
2 12 (38.71%) Java
3 7 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (58.06%) Security Cleared
2 16 (51.61%) SC Cleared
3 12 (38.71%) ISEB
3 12 (38.71%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.23%) MCSD
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) vCloud
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (35.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) Informatica
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
South Wales
Computer Futures
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago