Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 14 July 2020 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 59 85 71
Rank change year-on-year +26 -14 -15
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 7 17 36
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Wales 0.97% 1.15% 2.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.10% 3.92% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 30
Median daily rate £450 £515 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.62% +28.75% +8.11%
10th Percentile £368 £392 £360
90th Percentile £500 £556 £445
UK median daily rate £425 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.09% +11.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £46.25 £43.25
% change year-on-year -24.32% +6.94% +1.76%

.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 Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 226 434 439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 31.17% 29.30% 29.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 341 337
Median daily rate £475 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +3.66% +6.63%
10th Percentile £363 £306 £300
90th Percentile £625 £625 £571
UK median daily rate £500 £490 £473
% change year-on-year +2.04% +3.70% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 0
Median hourly rate £29.75 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.00% - -
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +3.66% +2.17%

.NET Framework
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Framework in Wales

.NET Framework
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing .NET Framework in Wales.

Daily rate trend for .NET Framework in Wales

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing .NET Framework in Wales over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for .NET Framework in Wales

.NET Framework
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing .NET Framework in Wales.

Hourly rate trend for .NET Framework in Wales

.NET Framework
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 Framework within the Wales region over the 6 months to 14 July 2020. 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
West Wales - 3 £330 - 2
South Wales +16 2 £500 -2.91% 5
North Wales - 2 £450 - 2
.NET Framework
UK

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) Public Sector
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (28.57%) .NET Core
4 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (28.57%) Architectural Design
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) React
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
4 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 2 (28.57%) Azure
4 2 (28.57%) AWS
4 2 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (28.57%) UML
4 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) SNMP
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) SQL

.NET Framework
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:

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) SNMP
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (42.86%) Entity Framework
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Core
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) React
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) Architectural Design
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) OOA/OOD
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft