Period
to 18 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# ASP.NET Developer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

C# ASP.NET Developer
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 33 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 - -
Contract jobs requiring a C# ASP.NET Developer 6 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.62% 1.21% -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 1.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Chester median daily rate £388 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.23% - -
Cheshire median daily rate £388 £313 £338
% change year-on-year +24.00% -7.41% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Chester
Contract vacancies in Chester with a recognized job title 227 239 346
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.13% 96.76% 95.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 195 306
Chester median daily rate £388 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £278 £280 £266
90th Percentile £488 £494 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £403
% change year-on-year - -0.62% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 13
Chester median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
10th Percentile £13.18 £11.40 £13.25
90th Percentile £40.50 £32.20 £20.96
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.86
% change year-on-year +25.00% -5.79% -8.04%

C# ASP.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings that featured C# ASP.NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for C# ASP.NET Developer in Chester

C# ASP.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# ASP.NET Developer in Chester

C# ASP.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# ASP.NET Developer in Chester

C# ASP.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, C# ASP.NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Chester region featuring C# ASP.NET Developer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Pair Programming
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 4 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API

C# ASP.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) Pair Programming
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
3 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft