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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 76 37 55
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +18
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 5 41 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.61% 5.92% 3.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.77% 15.95% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 40 18
Median daily rate £320 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £299 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £485 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £40.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
-3.75% +15.94%
.NET Framework
UK

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
282 257 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 34.56% 37.09% 34.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 217 164
Median daily rate £413 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £29.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.11% +31.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 December 2016.

.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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Framework within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 December 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 -28 2 - - 3
West Wales - 2 £344 - 2
North Wales - 1 £320 -
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Wales region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
5 2 (22.22%) WiX
5 2 (22.22%) NancyFx
5 2 (22.22%) MSI
5 2 (22.22%) InstallShield
5 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 1 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (11.11%) ActiveX
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (11.11%) OOD
6 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 1 (11.11%) Web Services
6 1 (11.11%) XML
6 1 (11.11%) VBA
6 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Degree

.NET Framework
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 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) InstallShield
2 2 (22.22%) MSI
2 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (22.22%) WiX
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) CMS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (22.22%) NancyFx
5 1 (11.11%) ActiveX
5 1 (11.11%) LINQ
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) Web Services
5 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Exploratory Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) OO
4 1 (11.11%) OOD
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Sitecore