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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 55 45 53
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 4 32 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.70% 3.72% 1.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.77% 12.70% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 25 8
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £349 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-14.11% +13.33%
.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
106 252 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.66% 29.27% 27.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 187 139
Median daily rate £444 £330 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.46% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £41.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -78.24%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

.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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -10 4 £375 -11.76% 2
.NET Framework
UK

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (87.23%) C#
3 36 (76.60%) Unit Testing
4 35 (74.47%) Entity Framework
5 31 (65.96%) MVC
6 27 (57.45%) SQL Server
7 24 (51.06%) OOP
8 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET
9 18 (38.30%) OO
9 18 (38.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (36.17%) Visual Studio
10 17 (36.17%) Back Office
11 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
11 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
12 14 (29.79%) LDAP
12 14 (29.79%) SQL
12 14 (29.79%) Scrum
13 13 (27.66%) Windows
13 13 (27.66%) WCF
14 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
15 11 (23.40%) TDD
15 11 (23.40%) Oracle
16 10 (21.28%) NHS
16 10 (21.28%) SDLC
17 9 (19.15%) Oracle Database
17 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
17 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API
17 9 (19.15%) BDD
17 9 (19.15%) SpecFlow

.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 7 (14.89%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (57.45%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) Oracle Database
2 9 (19.15%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (19.15%) RDBMS
2 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
2 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (19.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (4.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (36.17%) Visual Studio
3 9 (19.15%) Oracle Forms
3 9 (19.15%) Selenium
3 9 (19.15%) SpecFlow
4 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.26%) InstallShield
5 2 (4.26%) MSI
5 2 (4.26%) WiX
6 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.13%) JMeter
6 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (36.17%) Back Office
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (91.49%) Developer
2 30 (63.83%) .NET Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Software Developer
4 10 (21.28%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (21.28%) C# Developer
4 10 (21.28%) Senior Developer
5 9 (19.15%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (12.77%) SQL Developer
7 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (10.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (6.38%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (6.38%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Senior .NET Software Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Senior C# Software Developer
10 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (74.47%) Entity Framework
3 22 (46.81%) ASP.NET
4 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (27.66%) WCF
6 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (19.15%) LINQ
6 9 (19.15%) WinForms
7 8 (17.02%) Ajax
7 8 (17.02%) jQuery
7 8 (17.02%) REST
8 5 (10.64%) HTML
8 5 (10.64%) WPF
9 4 (8.51%) XML
10 3 (6.38%) Code First Entity Framework
11 2 (4.26%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 2 (4.26%) NancyFx
11 2 (4.26%) STL
12 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
12 1 (2.13%) ArcObjects
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) NHS
2 2 (4.26%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.66%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (76.60%) Unit Testing
2 31 (65.96%) MVC
3 24 (51.06%) OOP
4 18 (38.30%) OO
5 14 (29.79%) Scrum
6 11 (23.40%) TDD
7 10 (21.28%) SDLC
8 9 (19.15%) BDD
9 7 (14.89%) SOA
10 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (8.51%) Front End Development
11 4 (8.51%) OOD
11 4 (8.51%) Web Development
12 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
13 2 (4.26%) Configuration Management
13 2 (4.26%) Cross-Platform Development
13 2 (4.26%) MVVM
13 2 (4.26%) Requirements Engineering
13 2 (4.26%) UML
13 2 (4.26%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 41 (87.23%) C#
2 14 (29.79%) SQL
3 9 (19.15%) PL/SQL
4 6 (12.77%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.26%) C++
5 2 (4.26%) VC++
6 1 (2.13%) Java
6 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) Disclosure Scotland
1 6 (12.77%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 6 (12.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) Sybase
4 1 (2.13%) ArcSight
4 1 (2.13%) Sitecore