Period
to 24 July 2017

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 24 July 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
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 58 57
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 -8
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 34 60 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.77% 3.21% 2.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.52% 11.07% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 45 41
Cheshire median daily rate £340 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +8.80%
10th Percentile £272 £256 £313
90th Percentile £450 £500 £403
North West median daily rate £345 £325 £330
% change year-on-year +6.15% -1.52% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Cheshire median hourly rate £50.00 £25.02 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +99.84% - -
North West median hourly rate £50.00 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +81.82% -21.43% -12.50%

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 399 542 513
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 32.47% 29.01% 26.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 407 358
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £297 £275 £287
90th Percentile £500 £525 £650
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 17
Cheshire median hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +85.64% -60.17%
10th Percentile £19.55 £17.38 £14.90
90th Percentile £42.00 £37.13 £36.50
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +15.57%

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 24 July 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 6 months to 24 July 2017. 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 +24 10 £325 +0.78% 3
Warrington +16 8 £361 +3.21% 5
Knutsford +12 1 £325 - 1
Runcorn +2 1 - -
Sandbach - 1 £370 -
Wilmslow - 1 £338 - 6
ASP.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (94.12%) C#
3 28 (82.35%) MVC
4 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
5 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
5 19 (55.88%) .NET Framework
6 16 (47.06%) SQL
7 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
7 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (38.24%) Entity Framework
8 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (38.24%) TDD
8 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (35.29%) jQuery
10 11 (32.35%) AngularJS
11 10 (29.41%) WCF
11 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 9 (26.47%) HTML
12 9 (26.47%) SharePoint
12 9 (26.47%) T-SQL
12 9 (26.47%) CSS
12 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (23.53%) JSON
13 8 (23.53%) RESTful
13 8 (23.53%) Web Services
13 8 (23.53%) Finance
14 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (17.65%) Scrum

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 9 (26.47%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (8.82%) IIS
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.94%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.94%) PegaRULES
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.94%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.82%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (8.82%) Office 365
2 3 (8.82%) OneDrive
2 3 (8.82%) Yammer
3 2 (5.88%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.94%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) DNS
1 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.88%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (61.76%) SQL Server
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (11.76%) MongoDB
6 3 (8.82%) MySQL
6 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
7 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (14.71%) Moq
3 4 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.76%) NUnit
4 3 (8.82%) Jasmine
4 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.88%) FxCop
5 2 (5.88%) MSBuild
5 2 (5.88%) ReSharper
5 2 (5.88%) SoapUI
5 2 (5.88%) T4 Templates
5 2 (5.88%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.94%) JIRA
6 1 (2.94%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Automotive
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Local Government
3 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 26 (76.47%) .NET Developer
3 13 (38.24%) C# Developer
4 11 (32.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (8.82%) Architect
8 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (8.82%) MySQL Developer
8 3 (8.82%) SharePoint Architect
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
9 2 (5.88%) CRM Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Software Developer
9 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 1 (2.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 1 (2.94%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (55.88%) .NET Framework
3 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET Web API
4 13 (38.24%) Entity Framework
5 12 (35.29%) jQuery
6 11 (32.35%) AngularJS
7 10 (29.41%) WCF
8 9 (26.47%) CSS
8 9 (26.47%) HTML
9 8 (23.53%) JSON
9 8 (23.53%) RESTful
9 8 (23.53%) Web Services
10 5 (14.71%) Ajax
10 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 5 (14.71%) HTML5
11 4 (11.76%) CSS3
11 4 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (11.76%) Ninject
11 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) iPad
2 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.88%) Credit Risk
3 2 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.94%) DataPower
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (82.35%) MVC
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (38.24%) TDD
3 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (17.65%) Scrum
5 5 (14.71%) DevOps
6 4 (11.76%) OO
7 3 (8.82%) BDD
7 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.82%) High Availability
7 3 (8.82%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (8.82%) ITIL
7 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
7 3 (8.82%) Microservices
7 3 (8.82%) SOA
7 3 (8.82%) TOGAF
7 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
8 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 32 (94.12%) C#
2 19 (55.88%) JavaScript
3 16 (47.06%) SQL
4 9 (26.47%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) COBOL
6 1 (2.94%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
1 3 (8.82%) UAG
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) DevExpress
3 1 (2.94%) CA
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Pega
3 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.94%) Telerik
3 1 (2.94%) Twitter
3 1 (2.94%) VMware
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