The first table below looks at the demand for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Wales region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 15 - 10
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 17 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 13.08% - 13.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.29% - 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 4
Average daily rate £300 - £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £29.16
% change year-on-year
- +20.02%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
70 6 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 53.85% 16.22% 43.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 4 17
Average daily rate £425 £322 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.97% -22.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £322 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
.NET
Wales

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

.NET
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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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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
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.NET
Wales

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales region citing .NET 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.

1 26 (76.47%) C#
2 25 (73.53%) SQL Server
3 23 (67.65%) ASP.NET
4 20 (58.82%) Visual Studio
5 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
5 19 (55.88%) .NET Framework
6 18 (52.94%) SQL
7 16 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (38.24%) MCTS
9 9 (26.47%) jQuery
10 8 (23.53%) MVC
11 6 (17.65%) Java
11 6 (17.65%) Web Services
11 6 (17.65%) OO
11 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (17.65%) Scala
12 5 (14.71%) CouchDB
12 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
12 5 (14.71%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (14.71%) Akka
12 5 (14.71%) Play Framework
12 5 (14.71%) BDD
12 5 (14.71%) TDD
12 5 (14.71%) Pair Programming
12 5 (14.71%) Process Management
12 5 (14.71%) Batik
12 5 (14.71%) Web Development
12 5 (14.71%) JavaScript

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Wales region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (73.53%) SQL Server
2 16 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (14.71%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 20 (58.82%) Visual Studio
2 16 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 21 (61.76%) .NET Developer
3 11 (32.35%) C# Developer
3 11 (32.35%) Software Developer
3 11 (32.35%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (17.65%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (17.65%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Scala Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Junior
5 5 (14.71%) Junior Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Junior Java Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Junior .NET Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Programmer
7 3 (8.82%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Analyst Programmer
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) ASP.NET
2 19 (55.88%) .NET Framework
3 9 (26.47%) jQuery
4 6 (17.65%) Web Services
5 5 (14.71%) Batik
5 5 (14.71%) SVG
5 5 (14.71%) Akka
5 5 (14.71%) Play Framework
6 4 (11.76%) HTML
6 4 (11.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 4 (11.76%) CSS
7 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (5.88%) HTML5
8 2 (5.88%) CSS3
8 2 (5.88%) XML
9 1 (2.94%) XHTML
9 1 (2.94%) Ajax
9 1 (2.94%) Velocity
9 1 (2.94%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) GIS
1 1 (2.94%) Graphic Design
1 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) MVC
2 6 (17.65%) OO
2 6 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (14.71%) TDD
3 5 (14.71%) Pair Programming
3 5 (14.71%) BDD
3 5 (14.71%) Process Management
3 5 (14.71%) Web Development
4 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.88%) Scrum
5 2 (5.88%) Change Control
6 1 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.94%) User Stories
6 1 (2.94%) Content Management
6 1 (2.94%) Web Design
6 1 (2.94%) Validation
6 1 (2.94%) Migration
6 1 (2.94%) Change Management
6 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.94%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) C#
2 18 (52.94%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) Scala
3 6 (17.65%) Java
4 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (38.24%) MCTS
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Cognos
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