Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 33 24
Rank change year-on-year +18 -9 -15
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 40 31 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 9.24% 5.77% 5.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 17.32% 19.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 22
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £311 £326 £301
90th Percentile £445 £360 £420
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £47.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -54.74% +11.76% +6.25%

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 140 179 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 32.33% 33.33% 30.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 134 115
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £281 £288 £228
90th Percentile £463 £438 £740
South East median daily rate £430 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.24% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £44.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.95% +10.63% +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 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 2018. 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 +3 9 £368 +5.00% 7
West Malling +6 8 £415 - 6
Maidstone +3 6 £400 +14.29% 5
Dover - 2 £450 - 2
Dartford - 1 £400 - 4
Ramsgate - 1 - -
Sittingbourne - 1 £450 -
Tonbridge - 1 £375 - 3
ASP.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (95.00%) C#
3 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (57.50%) MVC
4 23 (57.50%) AngularJS
5 21 (52.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
5 21 (52.50%) .NET Framework
6 20 (50.00%) SQL
6 20 (50.00%) TDD
7 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
8 16 (40.00%) HTML
8 16 (40.00%) RESTful
9 15 (37.50%) CMS
9 15 (37.50%) Windows
10 14 (35.00%) SOA
10 14 (35.00%) TeamCity
11 13 (32.50%) Scrum
12 12 (30.00%) Degree
12 12 (30.00%) Test Automation
12 12 (30.00%) Entity Framework
12 12 (30.00%) Finance
13 11 (27.50%) Git (software)
13 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Azure
13 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (25.00%) REST
15 9 (22.50%) jQuery
15 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
15 9 (22.50%) ReSharper

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 15 (37.50%) CMS
2 9 (22.50%) IIS
3 5 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.50%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (7.50%) MySQL
5 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) TeamCity
2 11 (27.50%) Git (software)
3 9 (22.50%) ReSharper
4 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (15.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (10.00%) Subversion
8 2 (5.00%) Selenium
8 2 (5.00%) SpecFlow
9 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
9 1 (2.50%) Grunt
9 1 (2.50%) gulp
9 1 (2.50%) MSTest
9 1 (2.50%) NUnit
9 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
9 1 (2.50%) webpack
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (92.50%) Developer
2 32 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 20 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 18 (45.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (27.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (27.50%) SQL Developer
7 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (15.00%) Azure Developer
7 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Developer
7 6 (15.00%) WCF Developer
8 4 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (7.50%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
9 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
9 3 (7.50%) SSIS Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (5.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 2 (5.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (57.50%) AngularJS
3 21 (52.50%) .NET Framework
3 21 (52.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (40.00%) HTML
4 16 (40.00%) RESTful
5 12 (30.00%) Entity Framework
6 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (25.00%) REST
8 9 (22.50%) jQuery
8 9 (22.50%) WCF
9 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Core
9 7 (17.50%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (15.00%) Backbone.js
10 6 (15.00%) CSS
10 6 (15.00%) LINQ
11 4 (10.00%) CSS3
12 3 (7.50%) .NET Core
12 3 (7.50%) React
12 3 (7.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 15 (37.50%) Windows
2 9 (22.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (57.50%) MVC
3 20 (50.00%) TDD
4 14 (35.00%) SOA
5 13 (32.50%) Scrum
6 12 (30.00%) Test Automation
7 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (22.50%) Deployment Automation
8 9 (22.50%) OO
8 9 (22.50%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (22.50%) SOLID
8 9 (22.50%) Unit Testing
9 8 (20.00%) BDD
9 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 8 (20.00%) Software Architecture
10 7 (17.50%) Economics
11 6 (15.00%) Web Development
12 5 (12.50%) Change Management
12 5 (12.50%) MVVM
12 5 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (95.00%) C#
2 21 (52.50%) JavaScript
3 20 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (12.50%) R
5 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.50%) C++
7 1 (2.50%) Java
7 1 (2.50%) PHP
7 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.50%) VB
7 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Sitecore
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Blue Prism
3 1 (2.50%) Facebook
3 1 (2.50%) Infragistics
3 1 (2.50%) UiPath