The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £363 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

.NET Developer
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 42 26
Rank change year-on-year +15 -16  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 28 10 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 5.24% 2.10% 7.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.47% 2.16% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 35
Median daily rate £363 £313 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -26.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +4.47% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 512 463 562
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 95.88% 97.27% 97.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 308 424
Median daily rate £356 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.78% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £499 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 26 22
Median hourly rate £15.86 £13.50 £13.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.48% -1.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.88 £9.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.05 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in South Wales

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in South Wales

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in South Wales over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in South Wales

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in South Wales

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +13 20 £375 -4.76% 5
.NET Developer
Wales

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (94.29%) C#
3 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (60.00%) WCF
4 20 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 20 (57.14%) SQL
4 20 (57.14%) Entity Framework
5 19 (54.29%) Unit Testing
5 19 (54.29%) Visual Studio
6 18 (51.43%) Team Foundation Server
7 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
7 17 (48.57%) Windows
7 17 (48.57%) OOP
7 17 (48.57%) LINQ
8 16 (45.71%) RDBMS
8 16 (45.71%) Relational Database
9 15 (42.86%) MVC
9 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET
10 14 (40.00%) Oracle
10 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
10 14 (40.00%) PL/SQL
10 14 (40.00%) Oracle9i Database
10 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 14 (40.00%) WinForms
10 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database
11 13 (37.14%) Code First Entity Framework
11 13 (37.14%) Test Automation
11 13 (37.14%) Oracle Forms
12 12 (34.29%) Scrum

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) CMS
2 2 (5.71%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.86%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (48.57%) SQL Server
2 16 (45.71%) RDBMS
2 16 (45.71%) Relational Database
3 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (40.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.86%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (54.29%) Visual Studio
2 18 (51.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (37.14%) Oracle Forms
4 8 (22.86%) MSBuild
5 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.86%) MbUnit
7 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.86%) MSTest
7 1 (2.86%) NUnit
7 1 (2.86%) Selenium
7 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (11.43%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (60.00%) WCF
3 20 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 20 (57.14%) Entity Framework
4 17 (48.57%) LINQ
5 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 14 (40.00%) WinForms
7 13 (37.14%) Code First Entity Framework
8 11 (31.43%) AngularJS
9 9 (25.71%) CSS
9 9 (25.71%) HTML
10 8 (22.86%) KnockoutJS
11 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (20.00%) CSS3
11 7 (20.00%) HTML5
11 7 (20.00%) jQuery
12 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (14.29%) Web Services
14 4 (11.43%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) NHS
2 3 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (54.29%) Unit Testing
3 17 (48.57%) OOP
4 15 (42.86%) MVC
5 13 (37.14%) Test Automation
6 12 (34.29%) Scrum
7 11 (31.43%) Informatics
8 8 (22.86%) UML
9 6 (17.14%) MVVM
10 3 (8.57%) Web Development
11 2 (5.71%) BDD
11 2 (5.71%) DevOps
11 2 (5.71%) Front End Development
11 2 (5.71%) SDLC
11 2 (5.71%) TDD
12 1 (2.86%) ATDD
12 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
12 1 (2.86%) Mobile First
12 1 (2.86%) Responsive Web Design
12 1 (2.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) C#
2 20 (57.14%) SQL
3 14 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.71%) HP
3 2 (5.71%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.86%) Sitecore
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