The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 37 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 27 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.79% 2.14% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.13% 2.31% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 6
Average daily rate £300 £288 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -15.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £215 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £30.25 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
654 389 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 91.85% 92.62% 91.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 229 218
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £429 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 31
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.08 £11.00 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.15 £28.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
.NET Developer
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.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Wales

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Developer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Wales - 13 £300 - 3
South Wales -11 12 £325 +10.63% 11
North Wales - - - - 1
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.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (76.32%) C#
3 25 (65.79%) ASP.NET
4 24 (63.16%) SQL Server
5 15 (39.47%) .NET Framework
6 14 (36.84%) SQL
7 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
8 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (31.58%) MVC
8 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (28.95%) Visual Studio
10 9 (23.68%) Web Services
10 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
10 9 (23.68%) MCTS
11 8 (21.05%) TDD
11 8 (21.05%) Java
12 7 (18.42%) HTML
12 7 (18.42%) CSS
13 6 (15.79%) XML
13 6 (15.79%) Web Development
13 6 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 6 (15.79%) Umbraco
14 5 (13.16%) Akka
14 5 (13.16%) Play Framework
14 5 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (13.16%) BDD
14 5 (13.16%) jQuery
14 5 (13.16%) Batik
14 5 (13.16%) Scala

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.79%) Umbraco
2 4 (10.53%) CMS
3 3 (7.89%) Kentico
3 3 (7.89%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (13.16%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) MySQL
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (28.95%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) Subversion
3 1 (2.63%) PhoneGap
General
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (65.79%) ASP.NET
3 15 (39.47%) .NET Framework
4 9 (23.68%) Web Services
5 7 (18.42%) HTML
5 7 (18.42%) CSS
6 6 (15.79%) XML
6 6 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (13.16%) Akka
7 5 (13.16%) Play Framework
7 5 (13.16%) jQuery
7 5 (13.16%) Batik
7 5 (13.16%) SVG
8 4 (10.53%) SOAP
8 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (7.89%) HTML5
9 3 (7.89%) Apache FOP
9 3 (7.89%) WCF
9 3 (7.89%) WPF
9 3 (7.89%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) MVC
2 8 (21.05%) TDD
3 6 (15.79%) Web Development
4 5 (13.16%) BDD
4 5 (13.16%) Pair Programming
4 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.16%) Process Management
4 5 (13.16%) OO
5 3 (7.89%) Scrum
5 3 (7.89%) Web Design
6 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 29 (76.32%) C#
2 14 (36.84%) SQL
3 9 (23.68%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.05%) Java
5 5 (13.16%) Scala
6 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (23.68%) MCTS
3 3 (7.89%) MCSD
3 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Sitecore
Newport
Computer Futures
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Swansea
CPS Group
Rate: £30.00 - £30.50 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago