Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 70 22
Rank change year-on-year +41 -48 +3
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 23 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 5.85% 2.58% 6.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.56% 5.82% 22.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 12
Northern Ireland median daily rate £432 £289 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +49.39% -27.30% +13.57%
10th Percentile £338 £258 £315
90th Percentile £460 £418 £419
UK median daily rate £420 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +8.39% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% +16.55%

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 158 292 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 40.20% 44.38% 27.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 230 35
Northern Ireland median daily rate £433 £413 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.85% +7.14% -9.41%
10th Percentile £313 £362 £250
90th Percentile £525 £488 £420
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £13.78 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +37.75% -
UK median hourly rate £41.61 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +4.03% +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 Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 22 October 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 22 October 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 +38 18 £432 +49.39% 11
County Londonderry - 2 - -
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 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%) C#
3 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (65.22%) MVC
4 15 (65.22%) SQL
4 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (60.87%) WPF
6 9 (39.13%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (21.74%) WCF
9 5 (21.74%) Advertising
10 4 (17.39%) Finance
10 4 (17.39%) Banking
10 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
10 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
10 4 (17.39%) SOA
10 4 (17.39%) EPiServer
10 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
10 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
11 3 (13.04%) Automated Trading
11 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
11 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
11 3 (13.04%) OOD
11 3 (13.04%) OO
11 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
12 2 (8.70%) CSS

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 (17.39%) EPiServer
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
3 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
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 5 (21.74%) Advertising
2 4 (17.39%) Banking
2 4 (17.39%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 19 (82.61%) .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
4 4 (17.39%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (17.39%) EPiServer Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (60.87%) WPF
4 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
5 5 (21.74%) WCF
6 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
7 2 (8.70%) CSS
7 2 (8.70%) HTML
7 2 (8.70%) SOAP
7 2 (8.70%) Web Services
8 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
8 1 (4.35%) HTML5
8 1 (4.35%) JSON
8 1 (4.35%) LESS
8 1 (4.35%) REST
8 1 (4.35%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (4.35%) WSDL
8 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Blog
4 1 (4.35%) Life Science
4 1 (4.35%) LIMS
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.35%) Podcast
4 1 (4.35%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) MVC
3 4 (17.39%) SOA
4 3 (13.04%) Automated Trading
4 3 (13.04%) Multithreading
4 3 (13.04%) OO
4 3 (13.04%) OOD
5 2 (8.70%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) BDD
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (4.35%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (4.35%) Release Management
6 1 (4.35%) Requirements Management
6 1 (4.35%) SDLC
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) GMP
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) TIBCO