The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills 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 Framework over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 32 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 31 19 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.30% 2.90% 3.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.42% 10.22% 16.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 13
Average daily rate
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£318 £313 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £286 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £340 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
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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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
178 186 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 24.69% 28.35% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 115 51
Average daily rate £350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £140.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.78% +723.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Wales

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Framework across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

.NET Framework Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +12 18 £325 - 4
North Wales - 3 £275 -
West Wales -15 1 £263 -12.50%
.NET Framework
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.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework.

1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (65.52%) C#
3 34 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (55.17%) Security Cleared
4 32 (55.17%) Scrum
5 31 (53.45%) MVC
6 30 (51.72%) ASP.NET
6 30 (51.72%) SC Cleared
7 29 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 29 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 28 (48.28%) Visual Studio
9 27 (46.55%) CSS
9 27 (46.55%) HTML
10 24 (41.38%) JavaScript
10 24 (41.38%) Selenium
10 24 (41.38%) WCF
11 23 (39.66%) Team Foundation Server
12 21 (36.21%) JIRA
13 20 (34.48%) Jenkins
14 18 (31.03%) WebDriver
14 18 (31.03%) Open Source
14 18 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
14 18 (31.03%) CRM
15 17 (29.31%) Automation Testing
16 16 (27.59%) IIS
16 16 (27.59%) Load Testing
16 16 (27.59%) Test Scripting
16 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
16 16 (27.59%) Subversion

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (27.59%) IIS
2 15 (25.86%) SharePoint
3 6 (10.34%) JBoss
3 6 (10.34%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.45%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (27.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (31.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (6.90%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (6.90%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.17%) MySQL
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.45%) MS Access
7 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 28 (48.28%) Visual Studio
2 24 (41.38%) Selenium
3 23 (39.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (36.21%) JIRA
5 20 (34.48%) Jenkins
6 18 (31.03%) WebDriver
7 16 (27.59%) Subversion
8 13 (22.41%) Bugzilla
9 12 (20.69%) JMeter
10 6 (10.34%) TortoiseSVN
10 6 (10.34%) TestNG
10 6 (10.34%) SoapUI
11 5 (8.62%) Gradle
11 5 (8.62%) Artifactory
11 5 (8.62%) ReSharper
11 5 (8.62%) JUnit
11 5 (8.62%) Eclipse
12 3 (5.17%) NUnit
12 3 (5.17%) Rhino Mocks
13 2 (3.45%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (60.34%) Developer
2 16 (27.59%) CRM Developer
3 15 (25.86%) Tester
4 14 (24.14%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 9 (15.52%) .NET Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Software Developer
6 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Developer
7 6 (10.34%) CRM Architect
7 6 (10.34%) Architect
8 5 (8.62%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Analyst
9 4 (6.90%) Test Analyst
9 4 (6.90%) Automation Tester
10 3 (5.17%) Software Tester
10 3 (5.17%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (3.45%) SQL Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Agile .NET Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Selenium Tester
12 1 (1.72%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (51.72%) ASP.NET
3 29 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 27 (46.55%) CSS
4 27 (46.55%) HTML
5 24 (41.38%) WCF
6 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (17.24%) jQuery
9 9 (15.52%) HTML5
9 9 (15.52%) CSS3
10 7 (12.07%) Spring
11 6 (10.34%) RESTful
11 6 (10.34%) Java SE
11 6 (10.34%) LINQ
11 6 (10.34%) Spring MVC
12 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (6.90%) AngularJS
13 3 (5.17%) REST
13 3 (5.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) Open Source
2 12 (20.69%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.90%) NHS
4 3 (5.17%) User Experience
5 2 (3.45%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (55.17%) Scrum
3 31 (53.45%) MVC
4 18 (31.03%) CRM
5 17 (29.31%) Automation Testing
6 16 (27.59%) Load Testing
6 16 (27.59%) Test Scripting
7 15 (25.86%) BDD
7 15 (25.86%) TDD
8 13 (22.41%) Kanban
9 12 (20.69%) Test Management
10 8 (13.79%) Software Testing
11 6 (10.34%) Automated Testing
11 6 (10.34%) SOA
12 5 (8.62%) Project Management
13 4 (6.90%) OOP
13 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
14 3 (5.17%) Domain-Driven Design
14 3 (5.17%) Dependency Injection
14 3 (5.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 38 (65.52%) C#
2 24 (41.38%) JavaScript
3 13 (22.41%) SQL
4 12 (20.69%) Java
5 5 (8.62%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 32 (55.17%) Security Cleared
2 30 (51.72%) SC Cleared
3 9 (15.52%) ISEB
3 9 (15.52%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.45%) MCDBA
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) vCloud
2 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle
3 3 (5.17%) VMware
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