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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 7 25 5
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -20
Contract jobs citing .NET 4 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 14.81% 5.21% 22.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 40.00% 21.74% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 7
Average daily rate £294 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.90% -12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -5.14%
.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
10 23 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 37.04% 23.96% 62.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 24
Average daily rate £388 £301 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.73% -7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

.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
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 13 February 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
(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
Swansea +17 3 £263 - 2
Carmarthenshire - 1 £325 -
.NET
Wales

.NET
Top 24 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) NHS
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (60.00%) CSS
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 2 (40.00%) CSS3
2 2 (40.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VBScript