The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Wales with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Wales / North Wales
Rank - 8 7
Contract jobs citing .NET 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Wales - 5.88% 15.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 16.67% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.85%  

.NET 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 0 6 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Wales - 35.29% 15.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Median daily rate - £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +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 £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Wales citing .NET 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 in North Wales

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in North Wales

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET in North Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in North Wales

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, 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 North Wales region with a requirement for .NET.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Infor
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) MvvmCross
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements

.NET
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Business Architect
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) MvvmCross
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Infor
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Xamarin