The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had .NET Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
UK / Wales
Rank 46 50 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 16 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.52% 2.74% 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 2.86% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 13
Median daily rate £300 £310 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £266 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £373 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.42 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-60.71% +15.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
611 559 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.37% 95.56% 98.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 391 404
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 29 41
Median hourly rate £12.79 £16.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.06% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.75 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.40 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wales region that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

.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 16 January 2017.

.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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
South Wales +17 15 £250 -22.48% 5
North Wales - 1 £375 - 1
.NET Developer
UK

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (75.76%) C#
3 24 (72.73%) ASP.NET
4 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
4 19 (57.58%) MVC
5 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 12 (36.36%) jQuery
8 11 (33.33%) Unit Testing
8 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
9 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (30.30%) SQL
9 10 (30.30%) NUnit
10 9 (27.27%) TDD
10 9 (27.27%) Scrum
10 9 (27.27%) HTML
10 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
10 9 (27.27%) WCF
11 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (21.21%) MSTest
12 7 (21.21%) Entity Framework
12 7 (21.21%) CSS
13 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
14 5 (15.15%) Coaching
14 5 (15.15%) TypeScript
14 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
14 5 (15.15%) CSS3

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (6.06%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Extranet
1 2 (6.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Couchbase
2 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
2 5 (15.15%) NoSQL
2 5 (15.15%) RDBMS
2 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) NUnit
2 9 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 7 (21.21%) MSTest
3 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (15.15%) MSBuild
5 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
5 2 (6.06%) MbUnit
5 2 (6.06%) Mercurial
5 2 (6.06%) Selenium
5 2 (6.06%) SpecFlow
5 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (3.03%) Finance
1 1 (3.03%) Retail
1 1 (3.03%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 12 (36.36%) jQuery
4 11 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (30.30%) .NET Framework
5 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (27.27%) HTML
6 9 (27.27%) WCF
7 7 (21.21%) CSS
7 7 (21.21%) Entity Framework
8 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
8 5 (15.15%) CSS3
8 5 (15.15%) HTML5
8 5 (15.15%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (15.15%) Unity DI Container
9 3 (9.09%) NHibernate
9 3 (9.09%) REST
10 2 (6.06%) Gherkin
10 2 (6.06%) Web Services
10 2 (6.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (6.06%) NHS
3 1 (3.03%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.03%) iPad
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) MVC
2 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 9 (27.27%) Scrum
4 9 (27.27%) TDD
5 8 (24.24%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
7 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Coaching
7 5 (15.15%) OOP
7 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.12%) Web Application Development
8 4 (12.12%) Web Development
9 3 (9.09%) API Design
9 3 (9.09%) Automated Testing
9 3 (9.09%) CRM
9 3 (9.09%) Data Flow Diagram
9 3 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (9.09%) Use Case
10 2 (6.06%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) C#
2 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 5 (15.15%) TypeScript
5 4 (12.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
1 1 (3.03%) MCAD
1 1 (3.03%) MCSD
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Xamarin