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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 54 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +1
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 16 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.34% 2.57% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.70% 11.40% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£438 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -4.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.48% -2.14%
.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
184 114 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 26.90% 22.57% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 62 60
Average daily rate £425 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £254 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £425 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £190.00 £10.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.15% +1629.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

.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 29 January 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 29 January 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 4 £538 +120.51% 4
West Wales -15 1 £263 -12.50% 1
North Wales - 1 £275 - 1
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (66.67%) C#
3 27 (64.29%) Security Cleared
4 26 (61.90%) Scrum
5 25 (59.52%) MVC
5 25 (59.52%) SC Cleared
6 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET
7 23 (54.76%) CSS
7 23 (54.76%) HTML
7 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
7 23 (54.76%) Selenium
8 21 (50.00%) Visual Studio
9 20 (47.62%) JIRA
9 20 (47.62%) Jenkins
10 19 (45.24%) Team Foundation Server
11 18 (42.86%) Open Source
11 18 (42.86%) Kanban
11 18 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
12 17 (40.48%) Automation Testing
12 17 (40.48%) WebDriver
13 16 (38.10%) Test Scripting
13 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
13 16 (38.10%) Subversion
14 15 (35.71%) WCF
14 15 (35.71%) Load Testing
14 15 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
15 14 (33.33%) BDD
15 14 (33.33%) TDD

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 13 (30.95%) SharePoint
1 13 (30.95%) IIS
2 6 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 6 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (54.76%) SQL Server
2 15 (35.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.38%) MS Access
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (54.76%) Selenium
2 21 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 20 (47.62%) JIRA
3 20 (47.62%) Jenkins
4 19 (45.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (40.48%) WebDriver
6 16 (38.10%) Subversion
7 12 (28.57%) Bugzilla
8 11 (26.19%) JMeter
8 11 (26.19%) TortoiseSVN
9 6 (14.29%) SoapUI
10 5 (11.90%) TestNG
10 5 (11.90%) Gradle
10 5 (11.90%) Artifactory
10 5 (11.90%) Ant
10 5 (11.90%) JUnit
10 5 (11.90%) Eclipse
10 5 (11.90%) ReSharper
10 5 (11.90%) Maven
11 2 (4.76%) NUnit
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (50.00%) Developer
2 13 (30.95%) CRM Developer
3 12 (28.57%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 11 (26.19%) Tester
5 8 (19.05%) Analyst
5 8 (19.05%) Test Analyst
6 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
7 6 (14.29%) Architect
7 6 (14.29%) CRM Architect
8 5 (11.90%) .NET Developer
9 4 (9.52%) Automation Tester
10 2 (4.76%) Software Tester
10 2 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
10 2 (4.76%) Software Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Selenium Tester
10 2 (4.76%) Automation Analyst
11 1 (2.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 1 (2.38%) UI Designer
11 1 (2.38%) Agile Test Analyst
11 1 (2.38%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 23 (54.76%) CSS
3 23 (54.76%) HTML
4 18 (42.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 15 (35.71%) WCF
6 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (21.43%) jQuery
9 8 (19.05%) HTML5
9 8 (19.05%) CSS3
10 7 (16.67%) Spring
11 6 (14.29%) Java SE
11 6 (14.29%) Spring MVC
11 6 (14.29%) RESTful
12 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (7.14%) AngularJS
12 3 (7.14%) NHibernate
13 2 (4.76%) Ajax
13 2 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Open Source
2 12 (28.57%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Scrum
2 25 (59.52%) MVC
3 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (42.86%) Kanban
5 17 (40.48%) Automation Testing
6 16 (38.10%) Test Scripting
7 15 (35.71%) Load Testing
8 14 (33.33%) BDD
8 14 (33.33%) TDD
9 13 (30.95%) Software Testing
9 13 (30.95%) CRM
10 11 (26.19%) Test Management
11 9 (21.43%) Project Management
12 6 (14.29%) SOA
13 2 (4.76%) Domain-Driven Design
14 1 (2.38%) Manual Testing
14 1 (2.38%) Performance Testing
14 1 (2.38%) Dependency Injection
14 1 (2.38%) UX Design
14 1 (2.38%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 28 (66.67%) C#
2 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 11 (26.19%) Java
4 4 (9.52%) SQL
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 27 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 25 (59.52%) SC Cleared
3 13 (30.95%) ISTQB
3 13 (30.95%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) vCloud
2 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (26.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.14%) VMware
South Wales
Computer Futures
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 23 days ago