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 26 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 17 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing .NET 36 64 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.21% 10.63% 6.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.89% 35.56% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 50 30
Median daily rate £431 £365 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.15% +14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £305 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £428 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £26.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £41.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +17.14%
.NET
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
95 180 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 19.04% 29.90% 26.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 143 121
Median daily rate £475 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.79% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

.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 26 July 2016.

.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 26 July 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 +11 25 £475 +42.85% 8
Neath Port Talbot 0 1 - -
Newport -18 1 £370 +1.36% 2
Gwent - 1 £300 -
Bridgend - 1 £375 - 1
.NET
Wales

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, 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 98 (64.05%) C#
2 75 (49.02%) Unit Testing
3 73 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (47.06%) MVC
5 62 (40.52%) SQL Server
6 59 (38.56%) Visual Studio
7 58 (37.91%) JavaScript
8 55 (35.95%) TDD
9 50 (32.68%) HTML
10 48 (31.37%) ASP.NET
11 47 (30.72%) WCF
11 47 (30.72%) BDD
12 46 (30.07%) Scrum
13 45 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
14 44 (28.76%) .NET Framework
15 41 (26.80%) jQuery
15 41 (26.80%) CSS
16 37 (24.18%) Microsoft
17 36 (23.53%) Java
17 36 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
18 34 (22.22%) Security Cleared
19 32 (20.92%) Entity Framework
19 32 (20.92%) Web Development
19 32 (20.92%) Selenium
20 31 (20.26%) KnockoutJS
21 30 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
21 30 (19.61%) Test-First Development
21 30 (19.61%) AngularJS
22 29 (18.95%) HTML5
22 29 (18.95%) OO

.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 7 (4.58%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.92%) CMS
2 6 (3.92%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.27%) MQSeries
4 4 (2.61%) IIS
4 4 (2.61%) JBoss
4 4 (2.61%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.96%) Apache
5 3 (1.96%) Apache Solr
5 3 (1.96%) IBM Notes
5 3 (1.96%) Jetty
5 3 (1.96%) nginx
5 3 (1.96%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.96%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.65%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.65%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (3.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (3.27%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (3.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (3.27%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (3.27%) Amazon S3
3 5 (3.27%) Google App Engine
3 5 (3.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (3.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (1.96%) Route 53
5 2 (1.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.50%) LDAP
2 6 (3.92%) FTP
3 5 (3.27%) DHCP
3 5 (3.27%) DNS
3 5 (3.27%) HTTP
3 5 (3.27%) SSL
3 5 (3.27%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.96%) IPsec
5 2 (1.31%) Internet
5 2 (1.31%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (40.52%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (7.84%) Couchbase
4 12 (7.84%) MongoDB
4 12 (7.84%) NoSQL
5 11 (7.19%) Oracle Database
6 9 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (5.88%) Relational Database
7 8 (5.23%) Oracle9i Database
7 8 (5.23%) RDBMS
8 5 (3.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 3 (1.96%) MySQL
10 2 (1.31%) DB2
10 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
11 1 (0.65%) GIS
11 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 59 (38.56%) Visual Studio
2 32 (20.92%) Selenium
3 26 (16.99%) SpecFlow
4 24 (15.69%) MbUnit
4 24 (15.69%) MSTest
4 24 (15.69%) NUnit
5 21 (13.73%) Git (software)
6 20 (13.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (9.80%) Jenkins
8 14 (9.15%) JMeter
9 13 (8.50%) Cucumber
10 12 (7.84%) WebDriver
11 10 (6.54%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (5.23%) TeamCity
13 7 (4.58%) Mercurial
14 5 (3.27%) JIRA
14 5 (3.27%) JUnit
15 4 (2.61%) Burp Suite
15 4 (2.61%) DbUnit
15 4 (2.61%) Spock
General
1 28 (18.30%) Finance
2 17 (11.11%) Back Office
3 2 (1.31%) Welsh Language
4 1 (0.65%) Banking
4 1 (0.65%) Billing
4 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 102 (66.67%) Developer
2 55 (35.95%) .NET Developer
3 29 (18.95%) Senior Developer
4 17 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 17 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 17 (11.11%) Senior Agile Developer
5 15 (9.80%) Software Developer
6 12 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 10 (6.54%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (6.54%) Senior Software Developer
8 9 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (5.88%) Change Manager
8 9 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 9 (5.88%) SQL Developer
9 8 (5.23%) Analyst
9 8 (5.23%) Test Analyst
10 7 (4.58%) Tester
11 5 (3.27%) C# Software Developer
11 5 (3.27%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (32.68%) HTML
2 48 (31.37%) ASP.NET
3 47 (30.72%) WCF
4 45 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 44 (28.76%) .NET Framework
6 41 (26.80%) CSS
6 41 (26.80%) jQuery
7 32 (20.92%) Entity Framework
8 31 (20.26%) KnockoutJS
9 30 (19.61%) AngularJS
9 30 (19.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (18.95%) HTML5
11 28 (18.30%) CSS3
12 16 (10.46%) Web Services
13 13 (8.50%) XML
14 12 (7.84%) REST
15 11 (7.19%) SOAP
16 10 (6.54%) Gherkin
16 10 (6.54%) WinForms
17 8 (5.23%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.84%) NHS
2 4 (2.61%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.96%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.31%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.31%) User Experience
5 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.65%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.07%) Windows
2 16 (10.46%) Linux
3 2 (1.31%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (49.02%) Unit Testing
2 73 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (47.06%) MVC
4 55 (35.95%) TDD
5 47 (30.72%) BDD
6 46 (30.07%) Scrum
7 36 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
8 32 (20.92%) Web Development
9 30 (19.61%) Test-First Development
10 29 (18.95%) OO
11 28 (18.30%) DevOps
12 25 (16.34%) OOP
13 24 (15.69%) ATDD
14 22 (14.38%) Configuration Management
15 19 (12.42%) Test Automation
16 17 (11.11%) Mentoring
17 14 (9.15%) SDLC
18 12 (7.84%) SOA
19 11 (7.19%) Non-Functional Testing
20 10 (6.54%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 98 (64.05%) C#
2 58 (37.91%) JavaScript
3 36 (23.53%) Java
4 28 (18.30%) TypeScript
5 27 (17.65%) SQL
6 11 (7.19%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.27%) C
7 5 (3.27%) Perl
8 3 (1.96%) C++
8 3 (1.96%) PHP
8 3 (1.96%) Python
9 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.31%) VB
9 2 (1.31%) VBA
9 2 (1.31%) VBScript
9 2 (1.31%) VC++
Qualifications
1 34 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 23 (15.03%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.58%) ISEB
4 3 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.58%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 5 (3.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.96%) QA
4 2 (1.31%) SDET
5 1 (0.65%) HL7
System Software
1 14 (9.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (3.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (3.27%) Ansible
1 5 (3.27%) Fluentd
1 5 (3.27%) Puppet
1 5 (3.27%) Terraform
2 3 (1.96%) Marathon
2 3 (1.96%) Mesos
2 3 (1.96%) Piwik
Vendors
1 37 (24.18%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.15%) Oracle
3 9 (5.88%) Sitecore
4 5 (3.27%) Atlassian
4 5 (3.27%) Google
4 5 (3.27%) VMware
5 3 (1.96%) Lotus
6 2 (1.31%) Alterian
6 2 (1.31%) Sybase
7 1 (0.65%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.65%) ESRI
7 1 (0.65%) SAP
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago