Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 13 December 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 68 28
Rank change year-on-year +38 -40 -5
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 18 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.59% 1.73% 4.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.41% 4.44% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 8
Northern Ireland median daily rate £433 £289 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +49.65% -29.51% +17.14%
10th Percentile £350 £250 £329
90th Percentile £460 £410 £436
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - £14.34
UK median hourly rate £52.00 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.86% +16.67% +1.24%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 145 225 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 36.99% 38.99% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 175 32
Northern Ireland median daily rate £425 £413 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +1.85% -1.82%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £255
90th Percentile £513 £475 £453
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £33.00 - £12.13
10th Percentile £31.50 - £10.00
90th Percentile £34.50 - £14.36
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in Northern Ireland

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in Northern Ireland

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in Northern Ireland

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
County Antrim +40 15 £433 +49.65% 8
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) C#
3 12 (66.67%) MVC
3 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (61.11%) WPF
5 10 (55.56%) SQL
6 8 (44.44%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
8 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
9 5 (27.78%) Advertising
9 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (22.22%) EPiServer
11 3 (16.67%) Entity Framework
11 3 (16.67%) WCF
11 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
11 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
11 3 (16.67%) Web Services
12 2 (11.11%) Finance
12 2 (11.11%) SOA
12 2 (11.11%) HTML
12 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
12 2 (11.11%) CSS
12 2 (11.11%) SOAP
12 2 (11.11%) TDD
12 2 (11.11%) Banking
12 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
12 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (11.11%) Angular 2
12 2 (11.11%) SDLC

ASP.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 4 (22.22%) EPiServer
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
1 1 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (27.78%) Advertising
2 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) .NET Developer
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
2 4 (22.22%) EPiServer Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (61.11%) WPF
4 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 3 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 3 (16.67%) WCF
5 3 (16.67%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) Angular 2
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (11.11%) CSS
6 2 (11.11%) HTML
6 2 (11.11%) SOAP
7 1 (5.56%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.56%) JSON
7 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (5.56%) REST
7 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (5.56%) WSDL
7 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Life Science
3 1 (5.56%) LIMS
3 1 (5.56%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (11.11%) Automated Trading
2 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
2 2 (11.11%) SDLC
2 2 (11.11%) SOA
2 2 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (5.56%) CQRS
3 1 (5.56%) CRM
3 1 (5.56%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (5.56%) DevOps
3 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Scrum
3 1 (5.56%) System Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
3 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) GMP
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft