The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 26 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET 28 81 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 5.07% 14.01% 9.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.31% 44.75% 40.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 59 27
Median daily rate £325 £370 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.16% +21.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £460 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £68.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +110.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%

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
145 181 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 26.27% 31.31% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 134 74
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 £185 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £66.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +103.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

.NET
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 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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 -4 21 £338 -6.89% 16
.NET
Wales

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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.

1 33 (64.71%) C#
2 30 (58.82%) ASP.NET
3 28 (54.90%) JavaScript
4 25 (49.02%) MVC
5 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
7 18 (35.29%) SQL
8 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
9 14 (27.45%) Scrum
9 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
9 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (25.49%) jQuery
11 12 (23.53%) Web Development
11 12 (23.53%) NUnit
12 11 (21.57%) CSS
12 11 (21.57%) HTML
13 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
13 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
14 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (17.65%) WCF
14 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (15.69%) TDD
15 8 (15.69%) Inversion of Control
15 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
15 8 (15.69%) MSTest
16 7 (13.73%) Entity Framework
16 7 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
16 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
16 7 (13.73%) Unity DI Container
16 7 (13.73%) MSBuild

.NET
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 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.84%) IIS
3 3 (5.88%) Apache
3 3 (5.88%) CMS
3 3 (5.88%) Jetty
3 3 (5.88%) Mongrel
3 3 (5.88%) nginx
3 3 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.92%) GeoServer
4 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (5.88%) Amazon S3
2 3 (5.88%) Google App Engine
2 3 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (1.96%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (1.96%) Route 53
3 1 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) DHCP
1 3 (5.88%) DNS
1 3 (5.88%) DSL
1 3 (5.88%) FTP
1 3 (5.88%) HTTP
1 3 (5.88%) IPsec
1 3 (5.88%) SSL
1 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.92%) Extranet
2 2 (3.92%) Intranet
3 1 (1.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) RDBMS
2 7 (13.73%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.88%) GIS
3 3 (5.88%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.92%) Couchbase
4 2 (3.92%) InterSystems Cache
4 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.92%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) NUnit
2 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
2 8 (15.69%) MSTest
3 7 (13.73%) MSBuild
3 7 (13.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
6 3 (5.88%) Mercurial
6 3 (5.88%) SoapUI
6 3 (5.88%) Travis CI
7 2 (3.92%) Grunt
7 2 (3.92%) gulp
7 2 (3.92%) Selenium
7 2 (3.92%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.96%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.96%) MbUnit
8 1 (1.96%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.96%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Advertising
2 2 (3.92%) Publishing
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (78.43%) Developer
2 26 (50.98%) .NET Developer
3 7 (13.73%) Senior Developer
4 6 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 6 (11.76%) Sitecore Developer
5 5 (9.80%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (9.80%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Web Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (5.88%) XML Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Systems Developer
8 2 (3.92%) VB.NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (58.82%) ASP.NET
2 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (25.49%) jQuery
4 11 (21.57%) CSS
4 11 (21.57%) HTML
5 10 (19.61%) .NET Framework
6 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (17.65%) WCF
7 7 (13.73%) Entity Framework
7 7 (13.73%) Unity DI Container
8 6 (11.76%) AngularJS
8 6 (11.76%) HTML5
8 6 (11.76%) REST
8 6 (11.76%) XML
9 5 (9.80%) Ajax
9 5 (9.80%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (9.80%) NHibernate
9 5 (9.80%) SOAP
10 4 (7.84%) Web Services
11 3 (5.88%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) NHS
2 2 (3.92%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.92%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.92%) User Experience
2 2 (3.92%) W3C
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Fintech
3 1 (1.96%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Linux
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
2 2 (3.92%) Android
2 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (49.02%) MVC
2 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (27.45%) Scrum
3 14 (27.45%) Unit Testing
4 12 (23.53%) Web Development
5 10 (19.61%) Mentoring
6 9 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (15.69%) Inversion of Control
7 8 (15.69%) TDD
8 7 (13.73%) Business Analysis
8 7 (13.73%) Coaching
8 7 (13.73%) OOP
9 6 (11.76%) DevOps
10 5 (9.80%) Automated Testing
10 5 (9.80%) CRM
11 4 (7.84%) API Design
11 4 (7.84%) Data Flow Diagram
11 4 (7.84%) Domain-Driven Design
11 4 (7.84%) Software Engineering
11 4 (7.84%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 33 (64.71%) C#
2 28 (54.90%) JavaScript
3 18 (35.29%) SQL
4 5 (9.80%) Java
4 5 (9.80%) VB.NET
5 4 (7.84%) TypeScript
6 2 (3.92%) Python
6 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.96%) Perl
7 1 (1.96%) PHP
7 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.96%) VB
7 1 (1.96%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.88%) Xen
2 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) Ansible
1 3 (5.88%) Marathon
1 3 (5.88%) Mesos
1 3 (5.88%) Puppet
1 3 (5.88%) Rundeck
1 3 (5.88%) Terraform
2 1 (1.96%) Fluentd
2 1 (1.96%) Grafana
2 1 (1.96%) Kibana
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) Sitecore
3 5 (9.80%) VMware
4 3 (5.88%) Google
5 2 (3.92%) OpenText
5 2 (3.92%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.96%) Blue Prism
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle
6 1 (1.96%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.96%) SAP
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