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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 36 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 28 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.93% 2.38% 1.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.53% 11.36% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 3
Average daily rate £325 £263 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £194 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £314 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £30.25 £27.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.63
% change year-on-year
- +36.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
207 88 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 29.07% 20.95% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 59 57
Average daily rate £425 £322 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.97% -14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £397 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Average hourly rate £30.25 £17.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.94% -38.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ASP.NET
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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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -7 17 £340 +18.26% 13
West Wales - 8 £300 - 6
North Wales - - - - 2
ASP.NET
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ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (92.00%) C#
3 34 (68.00%) SQL Server
4 32 (64.00%) Microsoft
5 28 (56.00%) SQL
6 24 (48.00%) .NET Framework
7 21 (42.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 20 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (40.00%) Visual Studio
9 18 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (30.00%) MVC
11 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
11 13 (26.00%) MCTS
12 11 (22.00%) SharePoint
13 10 (20.00%) HTML
13 10 (20.00%) jQuery
14 9 (18.00%) CSS
15 8 (16.00%) XML
15 8 (16.00%) Scrum
16 7 (14.00%) TDD
16 7 (14.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 6 (12.00%) HTML5
17 6 (12.00%) WCF
17 6 (12.00%) CMS
17 6 (12.00%) XSLT
17 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
17 6 (12.00%) CRM
18 5 (10.00%) Web Services
18 5 (10.00%) Subversion
18 5 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (22.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.00%) CMS
3 5 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (8.00%) Lync
4 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (8.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (6.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (4.00%) Umbraco
7 1 (2.00%) IIS
7 1 (2.00%) Apache
7 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (68.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (42.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.00%) MySQL
5 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 20 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.00%) Subversion
3 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.00%) RubyMine
4 1 (2.00%) PhoneGap
General
1 2 (4.00%) Advertising
2 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (76.00%) Developer
2 25 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (22.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (22.00%) C# Developer
3 11 (22.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (12.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (12.00%) C# Software Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Programmer
6 3 (6.00%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Architect
8 1 (2.00%) Consultant
8 1 (2.00%) Development Manager
8 1 (2.00%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (2.00%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.00%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (2.00%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (48.00%) .NET Framework
3 10 (20.00%) HTML
3 10 (20.00%) jQuery
4 9 (18.00%) CSS
5 8 (16.00%) XML
6 7 (14.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 6 (12.00%) HTML5
7 6 (12.00%) WCF
7 6 (12.00%) XSLT
8 5 (10.00%) Web Services
8 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.00%) REST
9 4 (8.00%) CSS3
9 4 (8.00%) SOAP
10 3 (6.00%) XSD
10 3 (6.00%) NHibernate
10 3 (6.00%) WPF
10 3 (6.00%) Java SE
10 3 (6.00%) Apache FOP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.00%) GIS
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) Life Science
2 1 (2.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) MVC
2 8 (16.00%) Scrum
3 7 (14.00%) TDD
4 6 (12.00%) CRM
5 5 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (10.00%) Release Management
6 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.00%) Data Protection
6 4 (8.00%) Document Management
6 4 (8.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (8.00%) Migration
6 4 (8.00%) BDD
7 3 (6.00%) Workflow
7 3 (6.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.00%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.00%) Web Development
8 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.00%) Change Control
9 1 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 46 (92.00%) C#
2 28 (56.00%) SQL
3 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (8.00%) Java
5 1 (2.00%) Perl
5 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.00%) Python
5 1 (2.00%) Ruby
5 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (26.00%) MCTS
3 4 (8.00%) MCSD
4 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) MCAD
5 1 (2.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 32 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe
Swansea
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Rate: £240 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Swansea
CPS Group
Rate: £30.00 - £30.50 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago