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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 20 20 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 2 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.79% 3.42% 4.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.26% 8.33% 9.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 9
Average daily rate
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£215 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.84% +18.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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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
47 48 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 41.96% 41.03% 48.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 94
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £32.00 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim 0 2 £215 - 6
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ASP.NET
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) C#
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
4 9 (75.00%) jQuery
5 8 (66.67%) WCF
5 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (33.33%) CSS
8 4 (33.33%) HTML
9 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 3 (25.00%) SQL
10 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
10 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
11 1 (8.33%) CSS3
11 1 (8.33%) HTML5
11 1 (8.33%) Kentico
11 1 (8.33%) LINQ
11 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
11 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
11 1 (8.33%) Web Services
11 1 (8.33%) Project Management
11 1 (8.33%) CMS
11 1 (8.33%) Subversion
11 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (8.33%) Kentico
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) jQuery
3 8 (66.67%) WCF
3 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (33.33%) CSS
5 4 (33.33%) HTML
6 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (16.67%) Entity Framework
7 1 (8.33%) CSS3
7 1 (8.33%) HTML5
7 1 (8.33%) LINQ
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET