The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for .NET Framework skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft .NET Framework
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 38 23
Rank change year-on-year +19 -15  
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 21 1 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 6.40% 0.36% 5.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.30% 1.14% 17.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 1 18
Median daily rate £375 £375 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £375 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.88 £28.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year +48.23% -33.52%  

.NET Framework is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 83 88 106
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 25.30% 31.32% 31.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 68 87
Median daily rate £363 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.37% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.28 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Cardiff

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Framework in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (95.83%) C#
3 22 (91.67%) Unit Testing
3 22 (91.67%) Entity Framework
4 21 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (87.50%) LINQ
4 21 (87.50%) SQL
4 21 (87.50%) Visual Studio
4 21 (87.50%) OOP
5 20 (83.33%) Windows
5 20 (83.33%) RDBMS
5 20 (83.33%) Relational Database
6 19 (79.17%) WCF
6 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (70.83%) Oracle
8 16 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
8 16 (66.67%) PL/SQL
8 16 (66.67%) WinForms
8 16 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (66.67%) Oracle Database
9 15 (62.50%) Code First Entity Framework
9 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
9 15 (62.50%) Oracle Forms
10 14 (58.33%) Scrum
11 13 (54.17%) Informatics
12 12 (50.00%) MSBuild
12 12 (50.00%) UML
13 11 (45.83%) Test Automation
14 10 (41.67%) MVC
15 8 (33.33%) MVVM

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) Jetty
1 1 (4.17%) Mongrel
1 1 (4.17%) nginx
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.17%) Google App Engine
1 1 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Route 53
1 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DHCP
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) DSL
1 1 (4.17%) FTP
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) IPsec
1 1 (4.17%) SSL
1 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (83.33%) RDBMS
1 20 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 16 (66.67%) Oracle Database
2 16 (66.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 16 (66.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 21 (87.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 21 (87.50%) Visual Studio
2 15 (62.50%) Oracle Forms
3 12 (50.00%) MSBuild
4 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
4 1 (4.17%) Travis CI
4 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (4.17%) Back Office
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (87.50%) Developer
2 18 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Software Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Developer
5 5 (20.83%) Senior Software Developer
6 4 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (16.67%) Oracle Forms Developer
7 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (12.50%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (8.33%) Senior Oracle Developer
8 2 (8.33%) WinForms Developer
9 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Senior SQL Developer
9 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (91.67%) Entity Framework
3 21 (87.50%) LINQ
4 19 (79.17%) WCF
5 16 (66.67%) WinForms
6 15 (62.50%) Code First Entity Framework
7 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
7 7 (29.17%) jQuery
8 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (25.00%) SOAP
8 6 (25.00%) Web Services
9 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (4.17%) Ajax
10 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (4.17%) CSS
10 1 (4.17%) Java EE
10 1 (4.17%) Kafka
10 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
10 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Unit Testing
2 21 (87.50%) OOP
3 19 (79.17%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (58.33%) Scrum
5 13 (54.17%) Informatics
6 12 (50.00%) UML
7 11 (45.83%) Test Automation
8 10 (41.67%) MVC
9 8 (33.33%) MVVM
10 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
10 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (4.17%) DevOps
10 1 (4.17%) Health Informatics
10 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
10 1 (4.17%) OO
10 1 (4.17%) Open Source
10 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) C#
2 21 (87.50%) SQL
3 16 (66.67%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) Perl
5 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Fluentd
1 1 (4.17%) Grafana
1 1 (4.17%) Kibana
1 1 (4.17%) Marathon
1 1 (4.17%) Mesos
1 1 (4.17%) Prometheus
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Rundeck
1 1 (4.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Oracle
2 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (4.17%) Google
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Rullion
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
LA International
Rate: £190 per day
Posted: 3 days ago