The table below looks at the statistics for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ASP.NET
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 31 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -6
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 6 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.50% 2.59% 8.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.17% 7.14% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 9
Median daily rate £263 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £329
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.16 £38.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-46.94% +16.92%

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 Northern Ireland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
59 42 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 24.58% 36.21% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 18 23
Median daily rate £400 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +13.97%

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 February 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
County Antrim -14 5 £263 -30.00% 4
ASP.NET
UK

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) WPF
6 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 5 (31.25%) HTML
6 5 (31.25%) Finance
6 5 (31.25%) UML
7 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
8 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
8 3 (18.75%) TDD
8 3 (18.75%) Banking
8 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
8 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (18.75%) Multithreaded Programming
9 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (12.50%) BDD
9 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (12.50%) HND
9 2 (12.50%) Advertising
9 2 (12.50%) SOAP
9 2 (12.50%) XML
9 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 2 (12.50%) VB.NET

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 1 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) EngageOne
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (6.25%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (6.25%) GitHub
2 1 (6.25%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Advertising
4 1 (6.25%) Billing
4 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 10 (62.50%) .NET Developer
2 10 (62.50%) C# Developer
3 7 (43.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior C# Developer
4 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 4 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (18.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (18.75%) C# WPF Developer
6 3 (18.75%) WPF Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (12.50%) Senior WPF Developer
8 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Software Developer
8 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (37.50%) WPF
4 5 (31.25%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
6 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (12.50%) SOAP
6 2 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (12.50%) WCF
6 2 (12.50%) XML
7 1 (6.25%) Ajax
7 1 (6.25%) EJB
7 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
7 1 (6.25%) Handlebars
7 1 (6.25%) JSON
7 1 (6.25%) Node.js
7 1 (6.25%) Web Services
7 1 (6.25%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) MVC
3 5 (31.25%) UML
4 3 (18.75%) Multithreaded Programming
4 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
4 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) SOLID
6 1 (6.25%) Time Management
6 1 (6.25%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (6.25%) Java
5 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) HND
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle