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 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 44 20 41
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +21
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 15 63 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.86% 8.03% 3.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 8.33% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 52 18
Median daily rate £313 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £278 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £450 £303
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +32.81%
.NET Developer
UK

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
505 756 787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.19% 96.31% 96.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 504 489
Median daily rate £375 £361 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.02% -3.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £468 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 40 26
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.70 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.45% +10.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £8.50 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

.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 31 May 2016.

.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 31 May 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
South Wales -20 13 £313 -21.87% 7
West Wales +12 2 £325 +13.04% 3
.NET Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, .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 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 55 (96.49%) C#
3 44 (77.19%) MVC
4 38 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 33 (57.89%) ASP.NET
6 32 (56.14%) .NET Framework
6 32 (56.14%) Unit Testing
7 26 (45.61%) Entity Framework
8 22 (38.60%) WCF
9 21 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (36.84%) OO
10 19 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (33.33%) Scrum
10 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 18 (31.58%) SQL
11 18 (31.58%) TDD
12 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
12 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (28.07%) Team Foundation Server
13 16 (28.07%) OOP
14 15 (26.32%) HTML
14 15 (26.32%) Visual Studio
15 13 (22.81%) jQuery
16 11 (19.30%) Back Office
16 11 (19.30%) XML
16 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
17 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
17 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2008
17 10 (17.54%) Web Development
17 10 (17.54%) BDD

.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 7 (12.28%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.26%) Apache Solr
2 3 (5.26%) CMS
2 3 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.75%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (10.53%) Oracle9i Database
4 6 (10.53%) Relational Database
5 5 (8.77%) RDBMS
6 3 (5.26%) Couchbase
6 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (28.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (26.32%) Visual Studio
3 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
4 9 (15.79%) Selenium
4 9 (15.79%) SpecFlow
5 6 (10.53%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.51%) MbUnit
6 2 (3.51%) MSTest
6 2 (3.51%) NUnit
6 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.75%) MSBuild
General
1 11 (19.30%) Back Office
2 7 (12.28%) Finance
3 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (57.89%) ASP.NET
3 32 (56.14%) .NET Framework
4 26 (45.61%) Entity Framework
5 22 (38.60%) WCF
6 21 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (26.32%) HTML
9 13 (22.81%) jQuery
10 11 (19.30%) XML
11 9 (15.79%) Ajax
11 9 (15.79%) CSS
12 8 (14.04%) REST
13 7 (12.28%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (12.28%) Web Services
14 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
15 5 (8.77%) LINQ
15 5 (8.77%) WinForms
16 4 (7.02%) HTML5
17 3 (5.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) NHS
2 3 (5.26%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (77.19%) MVC
2 32 (56.14%) Unit Testing
3 21 (36.84%) OO
4 19 (33.33%) Scrum
5 18 (31.58%) TDD
6 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (28.07%) OOP
8 10 (17.54%) BDD
8 10 (17.54%) Web Development
9 9 (15.79%) SDLC
10 7 (12.28%) SOA
11 6 (10.53%) Front End Development
11 6 (10.53%) OOD
12 3 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
13 2 (3.51%) ATDD
13 2 (3.51%) Software Engineering
13 2 (3.51%) Test-First Development
13 2 (3.51%) UML
14 1 (1.75%) Information Security
14 1 (1.75%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 55 (96.49%) C#
2 18 (31.58%) SQL
3 17 (29.82%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.28%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.26%) TypeScript
6 2 (3.51%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.75%) C++
7 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.75%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle
3 4 (7.02%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.75%) Sage