Period
to 20 February 2019

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 20 February 2019 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
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 22 23
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 -8
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 45 65 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.59% 12.08% 7.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.30% 28.38% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 54 28
Kent median daily rate £380 £350 £329
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +6.46% -2.59%
10th Percentile £245 £317 £296
90th Percentile £483 £475 £400
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -10.53%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 159 229 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 37.41% 42.57% 35.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 171 130
Kent median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £238
90th Percentile £538 £525 £477
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%

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 20 February 2019.

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 20 February 2019. 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 0 9 £421 +20.36% 9
West Malling -2 4 £391 -13.06% 4
Tonbridge - 4 £411 - 7
Dover - 4 £438 -
Maidstone 0 3 £475 +37.68% 9
Chatham - 2 - - 1
Dartford -1 1 £380 -7.88% 6
Sittingbourne - 1 £450 - 1
Ramsgate - 1 - -
ASP.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (88.89%) C#
3 30 (66.67%) .NET Framework
4 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (62.22%) TDD
6 26 (57.78%) MVC
6 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
6 26 (57.78%) ASP.NET Web API
7 21 (46.67%) TeamCity
7 21 (46.67%) Entity Framework
7 21 (46.67%) AngularJS
8 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
8 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
9 18 (40.00%) HTML
9 18 (40.00%) RESTful
9 18 (40.00%) BDD
10 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (37.78%) Test Automation
10 17 (37.78%) Scrum
11 16 (35.56%) .NET Core
12 15 (33.33%) SQL
13 14 (31.11%) CMS
13 14 (31.11%) SOA
13 14 (31.11%) SOLID
13 14 (31.11%) Problem-Solving
13 14 (31.11%) Deployment Automation
14 13 (28.89%) Git (software)
14 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (28.89%) Degree
15 12 (26.67%) OO

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 14 (31.11%) CMS
2 6 (13.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) AMQP
2 2 (4.44%) HTTP
3 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.67%) MySQL
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (46.67%) TeamCity
2 13 (28.89%) Git (software)
3 9 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 8 (17.78%) Visual Studio
5 6 (13.33%) Selenium
6 5 (11.11%) ReSharper
6 5 (11.11%) WebDriver
7 3 (6.67%) SpecFlow
8 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 10 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (88.89%) Developer
2 39 (86.67%) .NET Developer
3 22 (48.89%) C# Developer
4 21 (46.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (17.78%) SQL Developer
8 7 (15.56%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (15.56%) Senior Developer
9 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (11.11%) Azure Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Agile Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Automation Tester
10 3 (6.67%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 3 (6.67%) Selenium Tester
10 3 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Senior SQL Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 26 (57.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 21 (46.67%) AngularJS
4 21 (46.67%) Entity Framework
5 18 (40.00%) HTML
5 18 (40.00%) RESTful
6 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (35.56%) .NET Core
8 12 (26.67%) CSS
9 11 (24.44%) ASP.NET Core
10 10 (22.22%) REST
11 8 (17.78%) jQuery
11 8 (17.78%) Web Services
12 6 (13.33%) WCF
13 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 4 (8.89%) HTML5
13 4 (8.89%) React
14 3 (6.67%) Angular 2
14 3 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
1 6 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (62.22%) TDD
3 26 (57.78%) MVC
4 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (40.00%) BDD
6 17 (37.78%) Scrum
6 17 (37.78%) Test Automation
7 14 (31.11%) Deployment Automation
7 14 (31.11%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (31.11%) SOA
7 14 (31.11%) SOLID
8 12 (26.67%) OO
9 11 (24.44%) Economics
10 9 (20.00%) Web Development
11 8 (17.78%) Unit Testing
12 5 (11.11%) API Testing
12 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
12 5 (11.11%) Software Architecture
13 4 (8.89%) Web Application Development
14 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (88.89%) C#
2 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
3 15 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.22%) R
5 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (28.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Sitecore