The table below looks at the statistics for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 34 34 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 3 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.55% 1.24% 5.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.90% 4.35% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
Average daily rate - £320 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -
ASP.NET
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
77 69 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 39.69% 28.51% 33.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 58 34
Average daily rate £388 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 - £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in Chester

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing ASP.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ASP.NET.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) MVC
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) GeoServer
4 3 (37.50%) Open Source
4 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
4 3 (37.50%) QGIS
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
4 3 (37.50%) Local Government
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) XML
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) GIS
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
5 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing ASP.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ASP.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) GeoServer
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) GIS
2 3 (37.50%) QGIS
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (37.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Web Developer
3 3 (37.50%) GIS Developer
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 3 (37.50%) XML Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Agile .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) GIS Officer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior GIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) Ajax
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Pair Programming
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft