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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 30 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +4
Contract jobs citing .NET 27 125 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.90% 17.83% 11.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.29% 45.79% 38.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 108 44
Median daily rate £400 £359 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.49% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £274 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £504 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £29.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +31.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.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
140 273 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 25.41% 38.94% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 214 130
Median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 2
Median hourly rate - £21.00 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -85.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

.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 29 September 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 29 September 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 11 £413 +28.90% 16
Newport -24 2 £390 -8.23% 2
Bridgend - 2 - -
Neath Port Talbot -2 1 - - 2
.NET
Wales

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 41 (55.41%) C#
2 32 (43.24%) JavaScript
2 32 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (40.54%) ASP.NET
4 28 (37.84%) SQL Server
4 28 (37.84%) MVC
5 25 (33.78%) HTML
6 23 (31.08%) CSS
7 22 (29.73%) Java
8 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
8 21 (28.38%) WCF
8 21 (28.38%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (27.03%) Unit Testing
9 20 (27.03%) TDD
10 18 (24.32%) jQuery
11 17 (22.97%) Continuous Integration
12 16 (21.62%) Git (software)
12 16 (21.62%) KnockoutJS
12 16 (21.62%) Configuration Management
13 15 (20.27%) Visual Studio
13 15 (20.27%) Web Development
13 15 (20.27%) HTML5
13 15 (20.27%) BDD
14 14 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (18.92%) Jenkins
14 14 (18.92%) DevOps
15 13 (17.57%) TypeScript
15 13 (17.57%) AngularJS
15 13 (17.57%) CSS3
15 13 (17.57%) Test Automation

.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 8 (10.81%) CMS
2 6 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (5.41%) IIS
4 3 (4.05%) Apache
4 3 (4.05%) Apache Solr
4 3 (4.05%) Jetty
4 3 (4.05%) Mongrel
4 3 (4.05%) nginx
4 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.05%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.70%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.35%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (6.76%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (6.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (6.76%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (6.76%) Amazon S3
3 5 (6.76%) Google App Engine
3 5 (6.76%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (6.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (4.05%) Route 53
5 2 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) FTP
2 5 (6.76%) DHCP
2 5 (6.76%) DNS
2 5 (6.76%) HTTP
2 5 (6.76%) SSL
2 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.05%) IPsec
4 2 (2.70%) Internet
4 2 (2.70%) Intranet
5 1 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (14.86%) Couchbase
3 11 (14.86%) MongoDB
3 11 (14.86%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.05%) MySQL
5 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.70%) GIS
7 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 15 (20.27%) Visual Studio
3 14 (18.92%) Jenkins
4 9 (12.16%) MbUnit
4 9 (12.16%) MSTest
4 9 (12.16%) NUnit
4 9 (12.16%) Selenium
5 8 (10.81%) Mercurial
5 8 (10.81%) SpecFlow
5 8 (10.81%) TeamCity
6 5 (6.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.05%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.05%) Subversion
7 3 (4.05%) Travis CI
8 2 (2.70%) InstallShield
8 2 (2.70%) MSI
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (2.70%) WiX
9 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (9.46%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Welsh Language
3 1 (1.35%) Advertising
3 1 (1.35%) Banking
3 1 (1.35%) Billing
3 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 45 (60.81%) Developer
2 26 (35.14%) .NET Developer
3 9 (12.16%) Change Manager
4 8 (10.81%) CRM Developer
4 8 (10.81%) Sitecore Developer
5 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (8.11%) CMS Developer
7 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.41%) C# Developer
8 4 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 3 (4.05%) Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.05%) Technical Architect
10 2 (2.70%) Lead Developer
10 2 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (2.70%) Web Manager
10 2 (2.70%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (40.54%) ASP.NET
2 25 (33.78%) HTML
3 23 (31.08%) CSS
4 21 (28.38%) ASP.NET Web API
4 21 (28.38%) WCF
5 18 (24.32%) jQuery
6 16 (21.62%) KnockoutJS
7 15 (20.27%) HTML5
8 14 (18.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (17.57%) AngularJS
9 13 (17.57%) CSS3
10 9 (12.16%) Gherkin
11 8 (10.81%) SOAP
12 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
12 7 (9.46%) XML
13 6 (8.11%) Middleware
13 6 (8.11%) Web Services
14 5 (6.76%) REST
15 3 (4.05%) Kafka
15 3 (4.05%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) Digital Media
2 4 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.70%) User Experience
4 1 (1.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Linux
2 5 (6.76%) Windows
3 1 (1.35%) Android
3 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.84%) MVC
3 20 (27.03%) TDD
3 20 (27.03%) Unit Testing
4 17 (22.97%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (21.62%) Configuration Management
6 15 (20.27%) BDD
6 15 (20.27%) Web Development
7 14 (18.92%) DevOps
8 13 (17.57%) Test Automation
9 10 (13.51%) Open Source
9 10 (13.51%) Scrum
10 9 (12.16%) ATDD
10 9 (12.16%) CRM
10 9 (12.16%) Project Planning
10 9 (12.16%) Risk Management
10 9 (12.16%) Test-First Development
11 6 (8.11%) SOA
12 5 (6.76%) Data Modelling
12 5 (6.76%) OO
Programming Languages
1 41 (55.41%) C#
2 32 (43.24%) JavaScript
3 22 (29.73%) Java
4 13 (17.57%) TypeScript
5 8 (10.81%) SQL
6 5 (6.76%) Perl
7 4 (5.41%) PHP
8 3 (4.05%) Python
9 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.70%) VB
10 1 (1.35%) C
10 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.35%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.76%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.35%) MCAD
3 1 (1.35%) MCSD
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (6.76%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) Ansible
1 5 (6.76%) Fluentd
1 5 (6.76%) Puppet
1 5 (6.76%) Terraform
2 3 (4.05%) Marathon
2 3 (4.05%) Mesos
2 3 (4.05%) Piwik
Vendors
1 21 (28.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.51%) Sitecore
3 5 (6.76%) Google
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle
3 5 (6.76%) VMware
4 2 (2.70%) Alterian
5 1 (1.35%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.35%) ESRI
5 1 (1.35%) OpenText
5 1 (1.35%) SAP
5 1 (1.35%) Xamarin
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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