Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for ASP.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ASP.NET over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft ASP.NET
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 36 32
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4 +7
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 40 23 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 6.24% 3.99% 6.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.22% 13.69% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 51
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £300 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -6.25% -6.57%
10th Percentile £325 £177 £245
90th Percentile £420 £445 £425
South Wales median daily rate £375 £350 £320
% change year-on-year +7.14% +9.38% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cardiff median hourly rate - - £21.00
South Wales median hourly rate - - £25.25

ASP.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 180 168 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 28.08% 29.17% 31.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 133 229
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.50% -9.66%
10th Percentile £264 £181 £245
90th Percentile £475 £523 £450
South Wales median daily rate £400 £413 £360
% change year-on-year -3.03% +14.58% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Cardiff median hourly rate - £21.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.38% -35.38%
South Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £21.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +155.81% +16.22% -35.65%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing ASP.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in Cardiff

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in Cardiff

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in Cardiff over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in Cardiff

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (85.00%) MVC
3 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (62.50%) .NET Framework
4 25 (62.50%) Unit Testing
4 25 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (60.00%) SQL
6 23 (57.50%) C#
6 23 (57.50%) NUnit
7 22 (55.00%) MSTest
8 21 (52.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
10 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
11 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
11 17 (42.50%) Entity Framework
12 16 (40.00%) HTML
12 16 (40.00%) CSS
12 16 (40.00%) OOP
12 16 (40.00%) LINQ
13 15 (37.50%) jQuery
13 15 (37.50%) Mentoring
14 14 (35.00%) AngularJS
15 13 (32.50%) Coaching
15 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
15 13 (32.50%) RDBMS
16 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 11 (27.50%) CSS3
17 11 (27.50%) WCF
17 11 (27.50%) HTML5
17 11 (27.50%) Degree

ASP.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 2 (5.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (32.50%) RDBMS
2 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
3 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (10.00%) Couchbase
5 4 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (7.50%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 23 (57.50%) NUnit
2 22 (55.00%) MSTest
3 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
4 7 (17.50%) Git (software)
4 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
4 7 (17.50%) MbUnit
4 7 (17.50%) Mercurial
4 7 (17.50%) Selenium
4 7 (17.50%) SpecFlow
4 7 (17.50%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Back Office
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (97.50%) Developer
2 34 (85.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (17.50%) C# Developer
4 7 (17.50%) SQL Developer
5 6 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Lead Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (2.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.50%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Lead Software Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (62.50%) .NET Framework
2 25 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (52.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (42.50%) Entity Framework
5 16 (40.00%) CSS
5 16 (40.00%) HTML
5 16 (40.00%) LINQ
6 15 (37.50%) jQuery
7 14 (35.00%) AngularJS
8 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 11 (27.50%) CSS3
9 11 (27.50%) HTML5
9 11 (27.50%) WCF
10 7 (17.50%) Gherkin
11 6 (15.00%) Angular 2
11 6 (15.00%) REST
11 6 (15.00%) Web Services
12 4 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (10.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (10.00%) NHS
3 1 (2.50%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) MVC
2 29 (72.50%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (62.50%) Unit Testing
4 16 (40.00%) OOP
5 15 (37.50%) Mentoring
6 13 (32.50%) Coaching
7 10 (25.00%) Scrum
8 9 (22.50%) BDD
8 9 (22.50%) TDD
9 8 (20.00%) Web Development
10 7 (17.50%) ATDD
10 7 (17.50%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (17.50%) OO
10 7 (17.50%) Test Automation
10 7 (17.50%) Test-First Development
11 4 (10.00%) DevOps
12 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
12 3 (7.50%) SOLID
13 2 (5.00%) Project Planning
13 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 24 (60.00%) SQL
2 23 (57.50%) C#
3 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (22.50%) T-SQL
5 4 (10.00%) TypeScript
6 2 (5.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft