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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 26 46 25
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 48 22 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.19% 2.93% 3.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.53% 9.13% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 16 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
.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
259 241 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 33.38% 32.09% 23.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 154 63
Average daily rate £400 £425 £322
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +31.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +5.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

.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 6 May 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 6 May 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
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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 +31 46 £400 +23.07% 1
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (71.21%) C#
3 43 (65.15%) ASP.NET
3 43 (65.15%) MVC
4 40 (60.61%) Visual Studio
4 40 (60.61%) SQL Server
5 38 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (56.06%) Security Cleared
7 35 (53.03%) IIS
8 34 (51.52%) Entity Framework
9 33 (50.00%) SC Cleared
9 33 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 32 (48.48%) Scrum
11 31 (46.97%) Microsoft
12 30 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
12 30 (45.45%) WCF
13 24 (36.36%) BDD
14 23 (34.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 23 (34.85%) TDD
14 23 (34.85%) Unit Testing
15 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
16 21 (31.82%) HTML
16 21 (31.82%) CSS
16 21 (31.82%) Web Services
17 18 (27.27%) CRM
18 17 (25.76%) REST
19 16 (24.24%) XML
19 16 (24.24%) SOAP
19 16 (24.24%) SQL
19 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Enterprise Library

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 35 (53.03%) IIS
2 9 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.52%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.52%) FileNet
3 1 (1.52%) JBoss
3 1 (1.52%) Apache
3 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (24.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) SAN
1 1 (1.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (60.61%) SQL Server
2 33 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (12.12%) Oracle9i Database
3 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (12.12%) Oracle Database
4 6 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 6 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (4.55%) MySQL
7 2 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.52%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.52%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.52%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 40 (60.61%) Visual Studio
2 30 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (18.18%) Selenium
4 11 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 9 (13.64%) JMeter
5 9 (13.64%) JIRA
6 8 (12.12%) Subversion
6 8 (12.12%) TestNG
6 8 (12.12%) Jenkins
7 7 (10.61%) JUnit
7 7 (10.61%) Bugzilla
8 5 (7.58%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (4.55%) MSBuild
10 2 (3.03%) SpecFlow
10 2 (3.03%) Gradle
10 2 (3.03%) Artifactory
10 2 (3.03%) Cucumber
10 2 (3.03%) SoapUI
10 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
10 2 (3.03%) NUnit
General
1 4 (6.06%) Back Office
2 3 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (1.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (83.33%) Developer
2 25 (37.88%) .NET Developer
3 16 (24.24%) CRM Developer
4 14 (21.21%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 10 (15.15%) Software Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Microsoft Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Tester
7 7 (10.61%) Senior Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Analyst
8 6 (9.09%) Architect
8 6 (9.09%) CRM Architect
9 4 (6.06%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Test Analyst
9 4 (6.06%) Applications Support
10 3 (4.55%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Applications Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
10 3 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.55%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (65.15%) ASP.NET
3 34 (51.52%) Entity Framework
4 30 (45.45%) WCF
5 23 (34.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (31.82%) HTML
6 21 (31.82%) CSS
6 21 (31.82%) Web Services
7 17 (25.76%) REST
8 16 (24.24%) XML
8 16 (24.24%) SOAP
8 16 (24.24%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 10 (15.15%) LINQ
10 6 (9.09%) WinForms
11 3 (4.55%) jQuery
11 3 (4.55%) WPF
11 3 (4.55%) CSS3
11 3 (4.55%) HTML5
11 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Client/Server
2 6 (9.09%) NHS
2 6 (9.09%) Open Source
3 2 (3.03%) User Experience
3 2 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.21%) Windows
2 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (65.15%) MVC
2 38 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (48.48%) Scrum
4 24 (36.36%) BDD
5 23 (34.85%) Unit Testing
5 23 (34.85%) TDD
6 18 (27.27%) CRM
7 9 (13.64%) Automated Testing
7 9 (13.64%) Load Testing
8 8 (12.12%) Test Scripting
8 8 (12.12%) Automation Testing
9 7 (10.61%) Test Management
9 7 (10.61%) OOP
10 3 (4.55%) UML
10 3 (4.55%) Project Management
10 3 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (4.55%) MVVM
10 3 (4.55%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.03%) Coaching
11 2 (3.03%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 47 (71.21%) C#
2 22 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 16 (24.24%) SQL
4 11 (16.67%) Java
5 9 (13.64%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.55%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.52%) C
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (56.06%) Security Cleared
2 33 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.03%) MCDBA
3 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.03%) MCITP
4 1 (1.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) vSphere
1 1 (1.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) Nagios
1 1 (1.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (46.97%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.15%) Oracle
3 1 (1.52%) Cisco
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