The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 6 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing .NET 4 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 11.43% 3.85% 14.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 57.14% 12.50% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 16
Median daily rate £258 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £364 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.77% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
.NET
Wales

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 West Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7 32 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 20.00% 30.77% 55.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 71
Median daily rate £250 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £510 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West 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 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 28 May 2016.

.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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
Swansea +9 4 £258 -26.42% 5
.NET
Wales

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 West Wales region with a requirement for .NET.

1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) CSS3
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
6 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (14.29%) SAP
6 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) XSLT
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Sage
6 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Sage
1 1 (14.29%) SAP