The table below looks at the statistics for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 47 16 36
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +20
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 7 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.18% 7.63% 3.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.26% 22.99% 9.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 8
Median daily rate £319 £388 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.74% +13.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £316 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £443 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.38% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.02 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-28.51% -
ASP.NET
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
133 87 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 41.43% 33.21% 34.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 60 84
Median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing ASP.NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ASP.NET across the Cardiff region.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET across the Cardiff region.

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.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 Cardiff region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (96.67%) MVC
3 27 (90.00%) C#
4 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
6 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 18 (60.00%) .NET Framework
7 17 (56.67%) Entity Framework
8 16 (53.33%) OO
9 15 (50.00%) OOP
9 15 (50.00%) Unit Testing
10 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
11 12 (40.00%) LDAP
12 9 (30.00%) NHS
13 8 (26.67%) Back Office
13 8 (26.67%) SQL
14 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
14 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (23.33%) WCF
15 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (20.00%) Scrum
16 5 (16.67%) TDD
16 5 (16.67%) HTML
16 5 (16.67%) Web Services
16 5 (16.67%) CSS
16 5 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
16 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
17 4 (13.33%) Sitecore
17 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
18 3 (10.00%) Apache Solr

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 3 (10.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (10.00%) CMS
1 3 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.33%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.33%) Couchbase
2 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.33%) MS Access
2 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) NUnit
3 1 (3.33%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 8 (26.67%) Back Office
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 21 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Senior Developer
5 7 (23.33%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
7 5 (16.67%) SQL Developer
8 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (10.00%) CMS Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 17 (56.67%) Entity Framework
5 7 (23.33%) WCF
6 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (16.67%) CSS
7 5 (16.67%) HTML
7 5 (16.67%) Web Services
8 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (10.00%) jQuery
8 3 (10.00%) Lucene
8 3 (10.00%) XML
9 2 (6.67%) Ajax
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (6.67%) CSS3
9 2 (6.67%) HTML5
9 2 (6.67%) SOAP
10 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) NHS
2 3 (10.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) Physics
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) MVC
2 16 (53.33%) OO
3 15 (50.00%) OOP
3 15 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.00%) Scrum
6 5 (16.67%) TDD
7 2 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 2 (6.67%) SDLC
7 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 1 (3.33%) BDD
8 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.33%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.33%) Regression Testing
8 1 (3.33%) Server Building
8 1 (3.33%) Software Testing
8 1 (3.33%) SOLID
8 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (90.00%) C#
2 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 7 (23.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) HL7
System Software
1 13 (43.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Sitecore