Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 60 23
Rank change year-on-year +34 -37 +4
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 30 21 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 7.75% 3.45% 4.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.87% 7.29% 19.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 6
Northern Ireland median daily rate £444 £282 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.36% -27.69% +38.05%
10th Percentile £415 £258 £325
90th Percentile £460 £408 £450
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% +7.14%

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 189 288 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 48.84% 47.37% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 235 24
Northern Ireland median daily rate £443 £413 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.27% +32.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £310 £335 £254
90th Percentile £538 £495 £423
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.50 £13.78 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +2.04% -57.81%
10th Percentile £13.25 £13.38 £10.00
90th Percentile £13.75 £14.17 £14.13
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +9.59% -1.40%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +37 27 £444 +57.36% 10
County Londonderry - 2 - - 2
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (93.33%) C#
3 27 (90.00%) MVC
3 27 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (83.33%) SQL
5 24 (80.00%) WPF
6 16 (53.33%) Finance
7 15 (50.00%) SOA
8 12 (40.00%) Multithreading
9 11 (36.67%) Greenfield Project
10 10 (33.33%) WCF
10 10 (33.33%) Banking
11 9 (30.00%) Oracle
12 7 (23.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
14 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
15 3 (10.00%) Automated Trading
15 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
15 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
15 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
15 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
15 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
15 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
15 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
15 3 (10.00%) TIBCO EMS
15 3 (10.00%) Degree

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 (23.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (10.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.33%) Grunt
3 1 (3.33%) gulp
3 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.33%) Selenium
3 1 (3.33%) webpack
General
1 16 (53.33%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 25 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 6 (20.00%) C# Developer
5 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Azure Developer
8 1 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) C# WCF Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (80.00%) WPF
4 10 (33.33%) WCF
5 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
6 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
6 3 (10.00%) TIBCO EMS
7 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 1 (3.33%) CSS
8 1 (3.33%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.33%) HTML
8 1 (3.33%) LESS
8 1 (3.33%) React
8 1 (3.33%) Redux
8 1 (3.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Blog
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Podcast
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) MVC
2 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (50.00%) SOA
4 12 (40.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (10.00%) Automated Trading
5 3 (10.00%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) OOD
5 3 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (6.67%) Open Source
6 2 (6.67%) TDD
7 1 (3.33%) API Design
7 1 (3.33%) BDD
7 1 (3.33%) Deployment Automation
7 1 (3.33%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.33%) Multithreaded Programming
7 1 (3.33%) Open Source Development
7 1 (3.33%) Release Management
7 1 (3.33%) Scenario Testing
7 1 (3.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (93.33%) C#
2 25 (83.33%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft