Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 56 56
Rank change year-on-year +19 0 +7
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 24 3 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.98% 0.54% 2.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.56% 2.31% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 24
Cardiff median daily rate £374 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.33% +19.05% -
10th Percentile £188 £363 £264
90th Percentile £400 £388 £438
South Wales median daily rate £375 £373 £425
% change year-on-year +0.67% -12.35% +28.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate £23.14 - -
South Wales median hourly rate £23.14 - £66.00

.NET Framework is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 177 130 289
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 29.35% 23.51% 33.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 101 247
Cardiff median daily rate £371 £388 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.32% +18.32% -6.43%
10th Percentile £191 £263 £220
90th Percentile £475 £525 £450
South Wales median daily rate £375 £425 £363
% change year-on-year -11.76% +17.24% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Cardiff median hourly rate £23.14 £21.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.63% +43.33% -89.66%
10th Percentile £21.87 £21.50 £10.15
90th Percentile £24.42 £21.50 £20.25
South Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £21.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year +7.63% +34.38% -36.00%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing .NET Framework as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

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

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Framework in Cardiff over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 22 (91.67%) SQL
2 22 (91.67%) OOP
3 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (87.50%) Unit Testing
3 21 (87.50%) Entity Framework
4 20 (83.33%) LINQ
4 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
5 19 (79.17%) MVC
5 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
6 18 (75.00%) RDBMS
6 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (75.00%) Relational Database
7 16 (66.67%) NUnit
8 14 (58.33%) MSTest
9 13 (54.17%) Mentoring
9 13 (54.17%) Coaching
10 12 (50.00%) Degree
11 11 (45.83%) jQuery
12 10 (41.67%) C#
13 6 (25.00%) NHS
13 6 (25.00%) Scrum
14 5 (20.83%) WinForms
14 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
14 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
14 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
14 5 (20.83%) Oracle
14 5 (20.83%) Windows
14 5 (20.83%) Oracle Forms
14 5 (20.83%) Oracle9i Database

.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%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 18 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle9i Database
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (66.67%) NUnit
2 14 (58.33%) MSTest
3 5 (20.83%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (20.83%) Visual Studio
4 4 (16.67%) MSBuild
5 1 (4.17%) FxCop
5 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.17%) ReSharper
General
1 2 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (79.17%) .NET Developer
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (87.50%) Entity Framework
3 20 (83.33%) LINQ
4 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
5 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (45.83%) jQuery
7 5 (20.83%) Code First Entity Framework
7 5 (20.83%) WCF
7 5 (20.83%) WinForms
8 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 3 (12.50%) CSS
8 3 (12.50%) HTML
9 1 (4.17%) Angular 2
9 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (4.17%) CSS3
9 1 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) OOP
2 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (87.50%) Unit Testing
3 19 (79.17%) MVC
4 13 (54.17%) Coaching
4 13 (54.17%) Mentoring
5 6 (25.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.67%) Informatics
6 4 (16.67%) MVVM
6 4 (16.67%) OO
6 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 4 (16.67%) UML
7 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
7 2 (8.33%) Web Development
8 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) SQL
2 10 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) HP