The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 19 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +11
Contract jobs citing .NET 40 91 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.92% 10.41% 7.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 38.10% 36.40% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 67 38
Median daily rate £413 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £283 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £30.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +81.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £41.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +17.14%
.NET
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
105 250 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 18.17% 28.60% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 185 146
Median daily rate £444 £325 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.53% -15.03%
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 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Wales

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

.NET
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 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 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 -3 35 £425 +16.43% 17
Mid Wales +1 1 £338 -1.81% 1
.NET
UK

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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.

1 110 (63.22%) C#
2 81 (46.55%) MVC
3 78 (44.83%) Unit Testing
4 77 (44.25%) Agile Software Development
5 70 (40.23%) JavaScript
6 69 (39.66%) SQL Server
7 61 (35.06%) Visual Studio
8 57 (32.76%) TDD
9 56 (32.18%) HTML
10 54 (31.03%) ASP.NET
11 49 (28.16%) Scrum
11 49 (28.16%) BDD
12 48 (27.59%) WCF
13 47 (27.01%) .NET Framework
13 47 (27.01%) CSS
14 46 (26.44%) jQuery
15 45 (25.86%) ASP.NET Web API
16 39 (22.41%) Microsoft
17 38 (21.84%) Java
18 36 (20.69%) SQL
18 36 (20.69%) Security Cleared
19 35 (20.11%) Continuous Integration
19 35 (20.11%) Entity Framework
20 34 (19.54%) ASP.NET MVC
20 34 (19.54%) Selenium
20 34 (19.54%) Web Development
21 32 (18.39%) HTML5
22 31 (17.82%) CSS3
22 31 (17.82%) Test-First Development
22 31 (17.82%) OO

.NET
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 11 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.02%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (4.02%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.45%) CMS
4 5 (2.87%) MQSeries
4 5 (2.87%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.30%) IIS
5 4 (2.30%) JBoss
5 4 (2.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.72%) Apache
6 3 (1.72%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.72%) IBM Notes
6 3 (1.72%) Jetty
6 3 (1.72%) nginx
6 3 (1.72%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.72%) Umbraco
7 2 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.57%) Commerce Server
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (1.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.02%) Office 365
3 5 (2.87%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 5 (2.87%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.87%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (2.87%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (2.87%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.87%) Google App Engine
3 5 (2.87%) Google Cloud Platform
3 5 (2.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (1.72%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.77%) LDAP
2 6 (3.45%) FTP
3 5 (2.87%) DHCP
3 5 (2.87%) DNS
3 5 (2.87%) HTTP
3 5 (2.87%) Skype
3 5 (2.87%) SSL
3 5 (2.87%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.72%) IPsec
5 2 (1.15%) Internet
5 2 (1.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (6.90%) Oracle Database
5 11 (6.32%) Couchbase
5 11 (6.32%) MongoDB
5 11 (6.32%) NoSQL
6 10 (5.75%) Oracle Database 11g
6 10 (5.75%) Relational Database
7 9 (5.17%) RDBMS
8 8 (4.60%) Oracle9i Database
9 5 (2.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (1.72%) MySQL
11 2 (1.15%) DB2
11 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.57%) GIS
12 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 61 (35.06%) Visual Studio
2 34 (19.54%) Selenium
3 28 (16.09%) SpecFlow
4 23 (13.22%) MbUnit
4 23 (13.22%) MSTest
4 23 (13.22%) NUnit
5 22 (12.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (12.07%) Git (software)
7 16 (9.20%) JMeter
8 15 (8.62%) Cucumber
9 14 (8.05%) Jenkins
9 14 (8.05%) WebDriver
10 11 (6.32%) Oracle Forms
11 7 (4.02%) TeamCity
12 6 (3.45%) Mercurial
13 5 (2.87%) JIRA
13 5 (2.87%) JUnit
14 4 (2.30%) Burp Suite
14 4 (2.30%) DbUnit
14 4 (2.30%) Spock
General
1 30 (17.24%) Finance
2 19 (10.92%) Back Office
3 2 (1.15%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.15%) Welsh Language
4 1 (0.57%) Banking
4 1 (0.57%) Billing
4 1 (0.57%) Electronics
4 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.57%) Marketing
4 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 115 (66.09%) Developer
2 61 (35.06%) .NET Developer
3 30 (17.24%) Senior Developer
4 20 (11.49%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (11.49%) C# Developer
5 17 (9.77%) Agile Developer
5 17 (9.77%) Senior Agile Developer
6 16 (9.20%) Software Developer
7 14 (8.05%) Software Engineer
8 13 (7.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 11 (6.32%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (5.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (5.75%) Senior Software Developer
10 10 (5.75%) SQL Developer
10 10 (5.75%) Tester
11 9 (5.17%) Change Manager
12 8 (4.60%) Analyst
12 8 (4.60%) Test Analyst
13 5 (2.87%) C# Software Developer
13 5 (2.87%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (32.18%) HTML
2 54 (31.03%) ASP.NET
3 48 (27.59%) WCF
4 47 (27.01%) .NET Framework
4 47 (27.01%) CSS
5 46 (26.44%) jQuery
6 45 (25.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 35 (20.11%) Entity Framework
8 34 (19.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 32 (18.39%) HTML5
10 31 (17.82%) CSS3
10 31 (17.82%) KnockoutJS
11 30 (17.24%) AngularJS
12 21 (12.07%) Web Services
13 17 (9.77%) XML
14 13 (7.47%) REST
15 11 (6.32%) SOAP
15 11 (6.32%) WinForms
16 9 (5.17%) Gherkin
16 9 (5.17%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.47%) NHS
2 4 (2.30%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.72%) Digital Media
3 3 (1.72%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.15%) User Experience
5 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.52%) Windows
2 16 (9.20%) Linux
3 6 (3.45%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.15%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (46.55%) MVC
2 78 (44.83%) Unit Testing
3 77 (44.25%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (32.76%) TDD
5 49 (28.16%) BDD
5 49 (28.16%) Scrum
6 35 (20.11%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (19.54%) Web Development
8 31 (17.82%) OO
8 31 (17.82%) Test-First Development
9 28 (16.09%) OOP
10 27 (15.52%) DevOps
11 23 (13.22%) ATDD
12 22 (12.64%) Configuration Management
13 18 (10.34%) Test Automation
14 17 (9.77%) Mentoring
15 15 (8.62%) SDLC
15 15 (8.62%) Software Engineering
16 13 (7.47%) Non-Functional Testing
16 13 (7.47%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 110 (63.22%) C#
2 70 (40.23%) JavaScript
3 38 (21.84%) Java
4 36 (20.69%) SQL
5 27 (15.52%) TypeScript
6 12 (6.90%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.02%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.45%) PHP
9 5 (2.87%) C
9 5 (2.87%) Perl
10 3 (1.72%) C++
10 3 (1.72%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.72%) Python
11 2 (1.15%) VB
11 2 (1.15%) VBA
11 2 (1.15%) VBScript
11 2 (1.15%) VC++
12 1 (0.57%) Delphi
12 1 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 36 (20.69%) Security Cleared
2 25 (14.37%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.60%) ISEB
4 4 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.72%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.17%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (3.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 6 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.72%) QA
4 2 (1.15%) SDET
5 1 (0.57%) HL7
System Software
1 18 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.87%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 5 (2.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.87%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (2.87%) Ansible
1 5 (2.87%) Fluentd
1 5 (2.87%) Puppet
1 5 (2.87%) Terraform
2 3 (1.72%) Marathon
2 3 (1.72%) Mesos
2 3 (1.72%) Piwik
Vendors
1 39 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.62%) Oracle
3 9 (5.17%) Sitecore
4 5 (2.87%) Atlassian
4 5 (2.87%) Google
4 5 (2.87%) VMware
5 3 (1.72%) Lotus
6 2 (1.15%) Alterian
6 2 (1.15%) SAP
6 2 (1.15%) Sybase
7 1 (0.57%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.57%) ESRI
7 1 (0.57%) Sage
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago