Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 22 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 60 66
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6 -27
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 39 30 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.15% 2.35% 2.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.50% 9.43% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 22 40
Cheshire median daily rate £313 £344 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.38% +10.83%
10th Percentile £258 £264 £272
90th Percentile £383 £423 £476
North West median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cheshire median hourly rate - - £13.00
North West median hourly rate £50.00 £26.50 £23.32
% change year-on-year +88.68% +13.64% -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 339 318 508
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 27.34% 24.90% 24.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 246 362
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £261 £275 £288
90th Percentile £550 £500 £525
North West median daily rate £388 £388 £388
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 15
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% +12.55% -45.32%
North West median hourly rate £37.50 £38.75 £33.82
% change year-on-year -3.23% +14.58% +16.37%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in Cheshire

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in Cheshire

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in Cheshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in Cheshire

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in Cheshire

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +15 10 £350 +33.33% 13
Warrington +6 9 £338 -10.00% 9
Northwich 0 1 - - 2
Knutsford - 1 £313 - 3
ASP.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (89.74%) C#
3 29 (74.36%) SQL Server
4 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
4 22 (56.41%) MVC
5 21 (53.85%) HTML
5 21 (53.85%) CSS
6 20 (51.28%) SQL
7 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (28.21%) jQuery
9 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
10 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (20.51%) T-SQL
11 7 (17.95%) IIS
11 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
11 7 (17.95%) .NET Framework
11 7 (17.95%) HTML5
11 7 (17.95%) Entity Framework
12 6 (15.38%) CSS3
12 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (15.38%) Marketing
12 6 (15.38%) Web Services
12 6 (15.38%) OO
12 6 (15.38%) TDD
12 6 (15.38%) CMS
13 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
13 5 (12.82%) JSON

ASP.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 7 (17.95%) IIS
2 6 (15.38%) CMS
3 5 (12.82%) Umbraco
4 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.56%) PegaRULES
6 1 (2.56%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (74.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.13%) EDRMS
3 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) MySQL
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (17.95%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.82%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.69%) Subversion
5 2 (5.13%) Grunt
5 2 (5.13%) gulp
6 1 (2.56%) FxCop
6 1 (2.56%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.56%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.56%) SoapUI
6 1 (2.56%) T4 Templates
General
1 6 (15.38%) Marketing
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (97.44%) Developer
2 32 (82.05%) .NET Developer
3 21 (53.85%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (28.21%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (15.38%) C# Developer
6 5 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Lead .NET Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.13%) SharePoint Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Umbraco Developer
9 1 (2.56%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (2.56%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (2.56%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (2.56%) SAS Developer
9 1 (2.56%) SQL Developer
9 1 (2.56%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (53.85%) CSS
2 21 (53.85%) HTML
3 11 (28.21%) jQuery
4 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
6 7 (17.95%) .NET Framework
6 7 (17.95%) Entity Framework
6 7 (17.95%) HTML5
7 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (15.38%) CSS3
7 6 (15.38%) Web Services
8 5 (12.82%) JSON
8 5 (12.82%) WCF
9 3 (7.69%) .NET Core
9 3 (7.69%) Ajax
9 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (7.69%) RESTful
9 3 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) User Experience
1 3 (7.69%) W3C
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.56%) DataPower
3 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (56.41%) MVC
2 15 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (15.38%) OO
3 6 (15.38%) TDD
4 3 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (7.69%) CRM
4 3 (7.69%) Document Management
4 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
4 3 (7.69%) Web Development
5 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) Content Management
5 2 (5.13%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
5 2 (5.13%) Migration
5 2 (5.13%) Records Management
5 2 (5.13%) Scrum
5 2 (5.13%) SOLID
5 2 (5.13%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.13%) Workflow
5 2 (5.13%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) C#
2 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
3 20 (51.28%) SQL
4 8 (20.51%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
7 1 (2.56%) PHP
7 1 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby
7 1 (2.56%) VBA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) CA Service Virtualization
1 1 (2.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.69%) DevExpress
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Twitter
4 1 (2.56%) CA
4 1 (2.56%) Google