Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 40 54
Rank change year-on-year -10 +14 -26
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 55 37 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.99% 4.01% 2.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.55% 14.07% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 28 22
South Wales median daily rate £375 £371 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.01% -7.19% +21.21%
10th Percentile £263 £188 £357
90th Percentile £488 £428 £524
Wales median daily rate £375 £363 £400
% change year-on-year +3.45% -9.38% +22.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South Wales median hourly rate - £23.14 -
Wales median hourly rate - £23.14 -

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 South Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 476 263 283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 34.54% 28.49% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 199 207
South Wales median daily rate £413 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £313 £250 £279
90th Percentile £538 £488 £538
Wales median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
South Wales median hourly rate £21.75 £21.57 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.81% +0.33% +34.38%
Wales median hourly rate £21.75 £21.57 £21.50
% change year-on-year +0.81% +0.33% -27.12%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing ASP.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in South Wales

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in South Wales

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in South Wales over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in South Wales

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in South Wales

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 23 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
Cardiff -8 45 £375 +2.39% 15
Newport -17 2 £363 -9.38% 6
Caerphilly - 1 - -
ASP.NET
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 South Wales region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (78.18%) MVC
3 41 (74.55%) C#
4 31 (56.36%) .NET Framework
5 28 (50.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (43.64%) SQL
8 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
8 23 (41.82%) Unit Testing
9 21 (38.18%) Entity Framework
10 20 (36.36%) Scrum
11 18 (32.73%) MSTest
11 18 (32.73%) NUnit
12 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
13 16 (29.09%) TDD
14 15 (27.27%) HTML
14 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
14 15 (27.27%) Xamarin
14 15 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (25.45%) Mentoring
15 14 (25.45%) Android Development
15 14 (25.45%) iOS Development
15 14 (25.45%) Relational Database
15 14 (25.45%) Apple iOS
15 14 (25.45%) Android
15 14 (25.45%) OOP
16 13 (23.64%) RDBMS
16 13 (23.64%) Visual Studio
16 13 (23.64%) CSS
16 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration

ASP.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (5.45%) CMS
2 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.64%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
3 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.45%) SaaS
3 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.82%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.45%) Relational Database
3 13 (23.64%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (5.45%) Cosmos DB
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (32.73%) MSTest
1 18 (32.73%) NUnit
2 13 (23.64%) Visual Studio
3 9 (16.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (9.09%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.45%) Jenkins
5 3 (5.45%) MbUnit
5 3 (5.45%) Mercurial
5 3 (5.45%) NCrunch
5 3 (5.45%) ReSharper
5 3 (5.45%) Selenium
5 3 (5.45%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Legal
2 1 (1.82%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (94.55%) Developer
2 42 (76.36%) .NET Developer
3 16 (29.09%) C# Developer
4 12 (21.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (12.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Lead Developer
7 6 (10.91%) Xamarin Developer
8 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Lead .NET Developer
9 4 (7.27%) Software Developer
9 4 (7.27%) SQL Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Agile Developer
10 3 (5.45%) Full Stack Developer
11 2 (3.64%) Agile C# Developer
11 2 (3.64%) Android Developer
11 2 (3.64%) iOS Android Developer
11 2 (3.64%) iOS Developer
11 2 (3.64%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (56.36%) .NET Framework
3 28 (50.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (38.18%) Entity Framework
5 15 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 15 (27.27%) HTML
6 13 (23.64%) CSS
7 12 (21.82%) LINQ
8 11 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 11 (20.00%) React
8 11 (20.00%) WPF
9 9 (16.36%) jQuery
9 9 (16.36%) WCF
10 6 (10.91%) REST
11 4 (7.27%) SOAP
12 3 (5.45%) .NET Core
12 3 (5.45%) Aurelia
12 3 (5.45%) Castle Windsor
12 3 (5.45%) JSON
12 3 (5.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Greenfield Project
1 7 (12.73%) Mobile App
2 5 (9.09%) NHS
3 2 (3.64%) FMCG
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Android
1 14 (25.45%) Apple iOS
2 10 (18.18%) Windows
3 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (78.18%) MVC
2 27 (49.09%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (41.82%) Unit Testing
4 20 (36.36%) Scrum
5 16 (29.09%) TDD
6 14 (25.45%) Android Development
6 14 (25.45%) iOS Development
6 14 (25.45%) Mentoring
6 14 (25.45%) OOP
7 13 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (18.18%) BDD
8 10 (18.18%) OO
8 10 (18.18%) Test Automation
9 9 (16.36%) Coaching
10 7 (12.73%) Mobile Application Development
11 3 (5.45%) ATDD
11 3 (5.45%) DevOps
11 3 (5.45%) Mobile Development
11 3 (5.45%) OpenUP
11 3 (5.45%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (74.55%) C#
2 24 (43.64%) SQL
3 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
4 10 (18.18%) XAML
5 4 (7.27%) TypeScript
6 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.82%) C
7 1 (1.82%) Java
7 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.82%) Python
7 1 (1.82%) Scala
7 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.82%) CISSP
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) SSCP
3 1 (1.82%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.27%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.64%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.82%) Apple
4 1 (1.82%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.82%) Tableau