The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Wales 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 29 March 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
Wales / North Wales
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 11
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Wales - - 7.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +3.70% -3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £42.25 £38.75
% change year-on-year -17.15% +9.03%  

.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 North Wales with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1 7 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Wales 8.33% 46.67% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Median daily rate £513 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.69% +18.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Wales 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 North Wales

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Framework in North Wales

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 North Wales region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Infor
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements

.NET Framework
Co-occurring IT Skills in North 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Business Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Infor
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft