Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 52 23
Rank change year-on-year +14 -29 -2
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 23 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.10% 3.45% 4.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 8.70% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 6
Northern Ireland median daily rate £431 £275 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +56.82% -29.49% +20.00%
10th Percentile £339 £258 £331
90th Percentile £460 £289 £425
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £369
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.69% +5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £21.41 £35.00
% change year-on-year +104.34% -38.83% +55.56%

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 207 207 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 45.90% 39.73% 30.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 151 27
Northern Ireland median daily rate £443 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.27% +17.86% +5.66%
10th Percentile £341 £289 £289
90th Percentile £525 £488 £425
UK median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.50 - £13.50
10th Percentile £13.25 - £13.25
90th Percentile £13.75 - £13.75
UK median hourly rate £42.27 £40.26 £38.00
% change year-on-year +4.98% +5.95% +8.57%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 May 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 +11 21 £431 +56.82% 14
County Londonderry - 2 - - 3
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) MVC
2 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 21 (91.30%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (82.61%) C#
5 16 (69.57%) WPF
6 14 (60.87%) Finance
7 13 (56.52%) SOA
8 10 (43.48%) Multithreading
9 9 (39.13%) Oracle
10 8 (34.78%) Banking
10 8 (34.78%) WCF
11 7 (30.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
15 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
15 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
15 3 (13.04%) OOD
15 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
15 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
15 3 (13.04%) OO
15 3 (13.04%) TIBCO
15 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
15 3 (13.04%) TIBCO EMS
15 3 (13.04%) Degree
15 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
15 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 7 (30.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.04%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) Grunt
3 1 (4.35%) gulp
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) Selenium
3 1 (4.35%) webpack
General
1 14 (60.87%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 16 (69.57%) .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
4 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
5 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Azure Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) C# WCF Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior
7 1 (4.35%) Junior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Junior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (69.57%) WPF
4 8 (34.78%) WCF
5 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (13.04%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
7 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
7 2 (8.70%) CSS
7 2 (8.70%) Entity Framework
7 2 (8.70%) HTML
7 2 (8.70%) jQuery
8 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
8 1 (4.35%) JSON
8 1 (4.35%) LESS
8 1 (4.35%) React
8 1 (4.35%) Redux
8 1 (4.35%) Spring Boot
8 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (4.35%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Blog
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Podcast
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) MVC
2 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (56.52%) SOA
4 10 (43.48%) Multithreading
5 3 (13.04%) OO
5 3 (13.04%) OOD
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.70%) Open Source
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.35%) API Design
7 1 (4.35%) BDD
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (4.35%) Open Source Development
7 1 (4.35%) Release Management
7 1 (4.35%) Scrum
7 1 (4.35%) TDD
7 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
7 1 (4.35%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) SQL
2 19 (82.61%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) TIBCO
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft