Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 23 July 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 38 30
Rank change year-on-year -1 -8 +23
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 56 61 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 4.30% 5.00% 5.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.46% 5.10% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 51 73
Wales median daily rate £350 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £187 £285 £256
90th Percentile £423 £513 £450
UK median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year +4.17% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £68.50 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.22% +56.57% +44.63%
10th Percentile £21.87 £63.75 £33.38
90th Percentile £24.42 £71.25 £55.13
UK median hourly rate £44.25 £43.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.91% +22.86% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1257 1196 1559
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.47% 97.95% 95.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 864 776 1002
Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £175 £210 £185
90th Percentile £538 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £428 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 82 84
Wales median hourly rate £21.00 £15.32 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.12% +13.44% -10.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.14 £9.83
90th Percentile £77.50 £68.35 £21.93
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Wales

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Wales

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Wales over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Wales

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Wales

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -4 44 £355 -13.54% 7
West Wales -6 10 £319 +24.39% 3
North Wales - 1 - - 1
.NET Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Wales region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (83.93%) C#
3 34 (60.71%) ASP.NET
4 33 (58.93%) SQL
4 33 (58.93%) MVC
5 32 (57.14%) Microsoft
6 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (51.79%) SQL Server
8 28 (50.00%) .NET Framework
9 27 (48.21%) Entity Framework
10 25 (44.64%) Unit Testing
11 23 (41.07%) WCF
11 23 (41.07%) LINQ
11 23 (41.07%) OOP
12 22 (39.29%) JavaScript
12 22 (39.29%) RDBMS
12 22 (39.29%) Relational Database
13 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (33.93%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (33.93%) Visual Studio
15 18 (32.14%) HTML
16 17 (30.36%) CSS
16 17 (30.36%) Windows
17 15 (26.79%) Test Automation
18 14 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
18 14 (25.00%) jQuery
18 14 (25.00%) Oracle Database
18 14 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
18 14 (25.00%) PL/SQL
18 14 (25.00%) Oracle

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (7.14%) CMS
2 2 (3.57%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.79%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (51.79%) SQL Server
2 22 (39.29%) RDBMS
2 22 (39.29%) Relational Database
3 14 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 14 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 14 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.79%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (33.93%) Team Foundation Server
1 19 (33.93%) Visual Studio
2 13 (23.21%) Oracle Forms
3 8 (14.29%) MSBuild
4 7 (12.50%) MSTest
4 7 (12.50%) NUnit
5 6 (10.71%) Git (software)
6 4 (7.14%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.79%) MbUnit
7 1 (1.79%) Mercurial
7 1 (1.79%) Selenium
7 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (60.71%) ASP.NET
3 28 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 27 (48.21%) Entity Framework
5 23 (41.07%) LINQ
5 23 (41.07%) WCF
6 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (32.14%) HTML
8 17 (30.36%) CSS
9 14 (25.00%) jQuery
9 14 (25.00%) WinForms
10 13 (23.21%) Code First Entity Framework
11 12 (21.43%) AngularJS
12 10 (17.86%) KnockoutJS
13 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (16.07%) HTML5
14 8 (14.29%) CSS3
15 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 7 (12.50%) Web Services
16 4 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) NHS
2 3 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) MVC
2 30 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (44.64%) Unit Testing
4 23 (41.07%) OOP
5 15 (26.79%) Test Automation
6 14 (25.00%) Scrum
7 11 (19.64%) Informatics
8 9 (16.07%) Mentoring
9 8 (14.29%) UML
10 6 (10.71%) Coaching
10 6 (10.71%) MVVM
10 6 (10.71%) Web Development
11 5 (8.93%) SDLC
12 3 (5.36%) Inversion of Control
12 3 (5.36%) Mobile First
12 3 (5.36%) Responsive Web Design
13 2 (3.57%) BDD
13 2 (3.57%) DevOps
13 2 (3.57%) Front End Development
13 2 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 47 (83.93%) C#
2 33 (58.93%) SQL
3 22 (39.29%) JavaScript
4 14 (25.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.36%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.79%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 32 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (5.36%) HP
4 2 (3.57%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
Newport, Gwent
LA International
Rate: £300 per day
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