Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 21 7
Rank change year-on-year -7 -14 +2
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 38 60 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.04% 7.80% 17.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.23% 22.22% 39.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 53 56
Kent median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +18.18%
10th Percentile £278 £309 £291
90th Percentile £400 £400 £366
South East median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -21.05%

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 Kent with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 179 270 242
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 33.15% 35.11% 43.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 192 121
Kent median daily rate £345 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% - -3.57%
10th Percentile £258 £256 £275
90th Percentile £438 £631 £475
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Kent median hourly rate - £15.00 £38.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -61.35% +128.29%
South East median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% +14.29% -

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in Kent

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in Kent

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in Kent over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in Kent

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in Kent

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 23 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
Tunbridge Wells +12 11 £350 +3.70% 1
Maidstone -3 11 £363 +3.57%
West Malling -3 1 - -
Dover -3 1 £250 -1.96% 1
Folkestone -5 1 - -
ASP.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Kent region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (94.74%) SQL Server
2 36 (94.74%) C#
3 30 (78.95%) Oracle
3 30 (78.95%) WCF
4 26 (68.42%) WPF
4 26 (68.42%) Unit Testing
4 26 (68.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (68.42%) MVVM
5 25 (65.79%) MVC
6 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (55.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
9 19 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (44.74%) NUnit
10 17 (44.74%) SQL
11 16 (42.11%) Web Services
11 16 (42.11%) VB.NET
12 15 (39.47%) ADO.NET
12 15 (39.47%) WinForms
12 15 (39.47%) Client/Server
12 15 (39.47%) LINQ
12 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
12 15 (39.47%) ReSharper
12 15 (39.47%) Moq
12 15 (39.47%) MSBuild
12 15 (39.47%) Caliburn.Micro
12 15 (39.47%) Prototyping
13 13 (34.21%) .NET Framework

ASP.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Fireworks
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (94.74%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (68.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (44.74%) NUnit
3 15 (39.47%) Moq
3 15 (39.47%) MSBuild
3 15 (39.47%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.63%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.63%) Automotive
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (97.37%) Developer
2 33 (86.84%) .NET Developer
3 26 (68.42%) WPF Developer
4 15 (39.47%) WinForms Developer
5 13 (34.21%) Oracle Developer
5 13 (34.21%) SQL Developer
6 10 (26.32%) WCF Developer
7 6 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (15.79%) C# Developer
8 4 (10.53%) C# WCF Developer
8 4 (10.53%) C# WPF Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Applications Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Contracts Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Development Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Development Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Manager
9 1 (2.63%) Sitecore Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.63%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (78.95%) WCF
3 26 (68.42%) WPF
4 23 (60.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (55.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (42.11%) Web Services
7 15 (39.47%) ADO.NET
7 15 (39.47%) Caliburn.Micro
7 15 (39.47%) LINQ
7 15 (39.47%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
7 15 (39.47%) WinForms
8 13 (34.21%) .NET Framework
9 11 (28.95%) RESTful
10 6 (15.79%) HTML
11 4 (10.53%) CSS
12 3 (7.89%) HTML5
13 2 (5.26%) CSS3
14 1 (2.63%) AngularJS
14 1 (2.63%) jQuery
14 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Client/Server
2 12 (31.58%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (28.95%) Mobile App
3 11 (28.95%) Virtual Team
4 4 (10.53%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) MVVM
1 26 (68.42%) Unit Testing
2 25 (65.79%) MVC
3 19 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (39.47%) Prototyping
6 11 (28.95%) Dependency Injection
6 11 (28.95%) Multithreaded Programming
6 11 (28.95%) Multithreading
7 6 (15.79%) TDD
7 6 (15.79%) Web Development
8 5 (13.16%) Scrum
9 4 (10.53%) Change Control
9 4 (10.53%) Refactoring
10 2 (5.26%) SDLC
11 1 (2.63%) BDD
11 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 36 (94.74%) C#
2 17 (44.74%) SQL
3 16 (42.11%) VB.NET
4 6 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.63%) LINC
5 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 30 (78.95%) Oracle
2 20 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.95%) Infragistics
4 1 (2.63%) Sitecore