The first table below looks at the demand for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Wales region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 39 43 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 29 11 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.88% 1.96% 4.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.43% 15.71% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 21
Average daily rate
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£331 £319 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.92% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £394 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £30.25 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.37% +60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +13.82%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
201 70 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 26.91% 12.48% 29.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 52 93
Average daily rate £395 £317 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.80% +0.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £404 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 5
Average hourly rate £30.25 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.37% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £40.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in Wales

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET across the Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales -1 22 £350 +3.70% 16
West Wales -2 6 £275 +34.14% 2
North Wales - - - - 6
Mid Wales - - - -
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ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (78.95%) C#
3 37 (64.91%) SQL Server
4 26 (45.61%) SQL
5 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
5 25 (43.86%) MVC
6 23 (40.35%) Visual Studio
6 23 (40.35%) .NET Framework
7 21 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (35.09%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (29.82%) WCF
10 15 (26.32%) TDD
11 14 (24.56%) Web Services
11 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
12 13 (22.81%) XML
12 13 (22.81%) SharePoint
12 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (22.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 12 (21.05%) BDD
13 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
13 12 (21.05%) HTML
14 11 (19.30%) CSS
14 11 (19.30%) SOAP
14 11 (19.30%) REST
14 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
15 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
16 9 (15.79%) Scrum
17 8 (14.04%) CMS
17 8 (14.04%) CRM

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 13 (22.81%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.04%) CMS
3 7 (12.28%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (7.02%) Umbraco
4 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
4 4 (7.02%) Lync
4 4 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.02%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.75%) IIS
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.26%) SaaS
3 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Intranet
1 1 (1.75%) Extranet
1 1 (1.75%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (64.91%) SQL Server
2 21 (36.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (14.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (7.02%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.75%) MS Access
7 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (40.35%) Visual Studio
2 20 (35.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (10.53%) Subversion
4 5 (8.77%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.75%) PhoneGap
5 1 (1.75%) Selenium
5 1 (1.75%) TestNG
General
1 5 (8.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Advertising
2 2 (3.51%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (77.19%) Developer
2 30 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.04%) C# Developer
4 7 (12.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.02%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (7.02%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Programmer
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (3.51%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (3.51%) SharePoint Developer
9 1 (1.75%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (40.35%) .NET Framework
3 17 (29.82%) WCF
4 14 (24.56%) Web Services
5 13 (22.81%) XML
5 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (22.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 12 (21.05%) HTML
7 11 (19.30%) CSS
7 11 (19.30%) SOAP
7 11 (19.30%) REST
8 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 7 (12.28%) jQuery
10 5 (8.77%) XSLT
10 5 (8.77%) WPF
11 3 (5.26%) NHibernate
11 3 (5.26%) Java SE
11 3 (5.26%) Apache FOP
11 3 (5.26%) XSD
12 2 (3.51%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.02%) Visualisation
2 2 (3.51%) GIS
3 1 (1.75%) AS400
3 1 (1.75%) iSeries
3 1 (1.75%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) MVC
2 15 (26.32%) TDD
3 12 (21.05%) BDD
4 11 (19.30%) Unit Testing
5 9 (15.79%) Scrum
6 8 (14.04%) CRM
7 7 (12.28%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (10.53%) Migration
8 6 (10.53%) Release Management
8 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.53%) Automated Testing
9 5 (8.77%) Document Management
9 5 (8.77%) Data Protection
10 4 (7.02%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.26%) Workflow
11 3 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
11 3 (5.26%) Web Development
11 3 (5.26%) Cyber Security
12 2 (3.51%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 45 (78.95%) C#
2 26 (45.61%) SQL
3 14 (24.56%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.77%) Java
5 4 (7.02%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 5 (8.77%) MCTS
5 4 (7.02%) MCSD
6 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) Kibana
2 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.04%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.75%) Informatica
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) IBM
Swansea
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
South Wales
DP Connect
Rate: £375 - £420 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Bridgend
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago