Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 24 14
Rank change year-on-year +4 -10 +2
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 61 34 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 11.44% 7.25% 12.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.18% 21.66% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 22 55
Kent median daily rate £350 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £301
90th Percentile £475 £388 £423
South East median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +38.46%

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 233 157 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 43.71% 33.48% 44.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 107 172
Kent median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.70% -3.57%
10th Percentile £313 £249 £263
90th Percentile £500 £540 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +5.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Kent median hourly rate - - £38.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +9.76% +6.49% +18.46%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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
Maidstone -13 16 £345 -1.43% 9
Tunbridge Wells +10 5 £350 - 7
West Malling -3 4 £450 +20.00% 2
Folkestone - 2 £333 - 2
Dartford +1 1 £375 +50.00% 7
ASP.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (96.72%) C#
3 52 (85.25%) SQL Server
4 51 (83.61%) MVC
5 45 (73.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 44 (72.13%) ASP.NET Web API
7 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (52.46%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (50.82%) TDD
10 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
10 30 (49.18%) Oracle
11 27 (44.26%) Web Services
11 27 (44.26%) WCF
12 25 (40.98%) Scrum
12 25 (40.98%) CSS
13 24 (39.34%) HTML
14 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
14 23 (37.70%) Web Development
15 20 (32.79%) Refactoring
15 20 (32.79%) N-Tier
16 14 (22.95%) ADO.NET
16 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Azure
17 13 (21.31%) Change Control
17 13 (21.31%) .NET Framework
17 13 (21.31%) VB.NET
17 13 (21.31%) AngularJS
18 12 (19.67%) SQL
18 12 (19.67%) NUnit
18 12 (19.67%) Unit Testing
19 11 (18.03%) Entity 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 3 (4.92%) CMS
2 1 (1.64%) Apache
2 1 (1.64%) EPiServer
2 1 (1.64%) IIS
2 1 (1.64%) JBoss
2 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.92%) npm
3 1 (1.64%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) DNS
1 1 (1.64%) Firewall
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
1 1 (1.64%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (85.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.64%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) NUnit
2 8 (13.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (11.48%) Moq
3 7 (11.48%) MSBuild
3 7 (11.48%) ReSharper
4 5 (8.20%) Visual Studio
5 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.28%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.28%) Calabash
6 2 (3.28%) Selenium
6 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (3.28%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.64%) Bower
7 1 (1.64%) Grunt
7 1 (1.64%) gulp
7 1 (1.64%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.64%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 4 (6.56%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Advertising
2 3 (4.92%) Legal
3 2 (3.28%) Automotive
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (96.72%) Developer
2 53 (86.89%) .NET Developer
3 27 (44.26%) C# Developer
4 26 (42.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (21.31%) Full Stack Developer
6 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (16.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (13.11%) Web Developer
9 7 (11.48%) .NET Web Developer
10 6 (9.84%) Full Stack Web Developer
11 5 (8.20%) SQL Developer
12 4 (6.56%) C# WCF Developer
12 4 (6.56%) C# WPF Developer
12 4 (6.56%) Oracle Developer
12 4 (6.56%) WCF Developer
12 4 (6.56%) WinForms Developer
12 4 (6.56%) WPF Developer
13 3 (4.92%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 3 (4.92%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (73.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 44 (72.13%) ASP.NET Web API
4 27 (44.26%) WCF
4 27 (44.26%) Web Services
5 25 (40.98%) CSS
6 24 (39.34%) HTML
7 14 (22.95%) ADO.NET
8 13 (21.31%) .NET Framework
8 13 (21.31%) AngularJS
9 11 (18.03%) Entity Framework
10 9 (14.75%) HTML5
10 9 (14.75%) jQuery
11 8 (13.11%) CSS3
11 8 (13.11%) WinForms
12 7 (11.48%) Caliburn.Micro
12 7 (11.48%) LINQ
12 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
12 7 (11.48%) WPF
13 4 (6.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.79%) N-Tier
2 7 (11.48%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 3 (4.92%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.64%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Solaris
3 1 (1.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (83.61%) MVC
2 36 (59.02%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (52.46%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (50.82%) TDD
5 25 (40.98%) Scrum
6 23 (37.70%) Web Development
7 20 (32.79%) Refactoring
8 13 (21.31%) Change Control
9 12 (19.67%) Unit Testing
10 10 (16.39%) MVVM
11 7 (11.48%) Prototyping
12 5 (8.20%) SOA
12 5 (8.20%) SOLID
13 3 (4.92%) API Development
13 3 (4.92%) Mobile Development
13 3 (4.92%) Performance Testing
13 3 (4.92%) System Testing
14 2 (3.28%) DevOps
14 2 (3.28%) Microservices
14 2 (3.28%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 59 (96.72%) C#
2 23 (37.70%) JavaScript
3 13 (21.31%) VB.NET
4 12 (19.67%) SQL
5 2 (3.28%) TypeScript
5 2 (3.28%) VB
6 1 (1.64%) C
6 1 (1.64%) PHP
6 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.64%) DBS Check
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) PSD2
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Docker
2 1 (1.64%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 30 (49.18%) Microsoft
1 30 (49.18%) Oracle
2 3 (4.92%) Capita
3 2 (3.28%) Google
4 1 (1.64%) BEA
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco
4 1 (1.64%) Facebook
4 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.64%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.64%) Telerik
4 1 (1.64%) Virgin Media
4 1 (1.64%) Xamarin