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 3 months to 23 April 2017 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
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 55 57
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 10 33 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.76% 3.01% 2.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.59% 10.61% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 11
Median daily rate £325 £470 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.85% +22.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £275 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +61.81% -21.42%  

ASP.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 179 311 290
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 31.46% 28.40% 28.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 236 202
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £570 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.63% +70.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £21.02 £15.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £29.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £36.38
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.46%  

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing ASP.NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017.

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 3 months to 23 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +8 2 £220 - 8
Knutsford +7 1 £325 - 1
Sandbach - 1 £370 -
Wilmslow - 1 £338 - 7
ASP.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, 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 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (95.65%) C#
3 15 (65.22%) MVC
4 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
4 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
5 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
5 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (30.43%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (30.43%) jQuery
7 7 (30.43%) TDD
7 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) Scrum
8 6 (26.09%) Entity Framework
8 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
9 5 (21.74%) Windows
9 5 (21.74%) CSS
9 5 (21.74%) SQL
9 5 (21.74%) HTML
10 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
10 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (17.39%) WPF
11 3 (13.04%) WCF
11 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (13.04%) RESTful
11 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
11 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server

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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Content Management Server
2 1 (4.35%) EPiServer
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) NServiceBus
2 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) InfoPath
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) NUnit
2 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
3 2 (8.70%) Moq
4 1 (4.35%) Bower
4 1 (4.35%) gulp
4 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Local Government
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 13 (56.52%) .NET Developer
3 11 (47.83%) C# Developer
4 7 (30.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (17.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
7 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
8 2 (8.70%) CRM Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
9 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Angular Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior SQL Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
2 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (30.43%) jQuery
5 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
5 6 (26.09%) Entity Framework
6 5 (21.74%) CSS
6 5 (21.74%) HTML
7 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (17.39%) WPF
8 3 (13.04%) Ninject
8 3 (13.04%) RESTful
8 3 (13.04%) WCF
8 3 (13.04%) WinForms
9 2 (8.70%) Ajax
9 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (8.70%) HTML5
9 2 (8.70%) Web Services
10 1 (4.35%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) MVC
2 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) TDD
4 6 (26.09%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.04%) CRM
5 3 (13.04%) ETL
5 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) BDD
6 2 (8.70%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (8.70%) Microservices
6 2 (8.70%) OO
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (4.35%) Android Development
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (4.35%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) C#
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.70%) COBOL
6 1 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) Perl
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.35%) Python
6 1 (4.35%) Ruby
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) PhD
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter
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