Period
to 23 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 54 45
Rank change year-on-year +16 -9 -14
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 58 26 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.36% 2.49% 4.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.89% 9.22% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 39
South Wales median daily rate £375 £300 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -18.92% -7.50%
10th Percentile £328 £180 £294
90th Percentile £440 £455 £452
Wales median daily rate £375 £300 £370
% change year-on-year +25.00% -18.92% +2.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 365 282 383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 27.44% 27.01% 36.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 222 292
South Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £200 £281
90th Percentile £575 £530 £455
Wales median daily rate £400 £413 £361
% change year-on-year -3.03% +14.19% -1.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 6
South Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £16.39 £45.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +235.57% -63.78% +39.23%
10th Percentile £32.50 £16.18 £39.02
90th Percentile £77.50 £16.71 £70.25
Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £16.50 £45.25
% change year-on-year +233.33% -63.54% +39.23%

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 April 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 April 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 +15 52 £375 +87.50% 8
Bridgend +6 2 - -
ASP.NET
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (81.03%) MVC
3 39 (67.24%) C#
4 38 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (58.62%) .NET Framework
6 33 (56.90%) SQL
6 33 (56.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (53.45%) Unit Testing
8 30 (51.72%) HTML
8 30 (51.72%) SQL Server
9 29 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 28 (48.28%) MSTest
10 28 (48.28%) NUnit
11 27 (46.55%) JavaScript
11 27 (46.55%) CSS
12 26 (44.83%) Entity Framework
13 25 (43.10%) WCF
14 22 (37.93%) jQuery
15 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
15 21 (36.21%) AngularJS
16 20 (34.48%) Mentoring
16 20 (34.48%) LINQ
17 19 (32.76%) OOP
18 18 (31.03%) RDBMS
18 18 (31.03%) Coaching
18 18 (31.03%) Relational Database
18 18 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 16 (27.59%) Scrum
20 14 (24.14%) TDD
21 13 (22.41%) REST

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 2 (3.45%) CMS
1 2 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.72%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 18 (31.03%) RDBMS
2 18 (31.03%) Relational Database
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (10.34%) RavenDB
6 4 (6.90%) Couchbase
6 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
6 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
7 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (48.28%) MSTest
1 28 (48.28%) NUnit
2 10 (17.24%) Selenium
3 9 (15.52%) Visual Studio
4 8 (13.79%) Git (software)
4 8 (13.79%) Jenkins
4 8 (13.79%) MbUnit
4 8 (13.79%) Mercurial
4 8 (13.79%) SpecFlow
4 8 (13.79%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Back Office
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Retail Finance
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (98.28%) Developer
2 51 (87.93%) .NET Developer
3 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (20.69%) SQL Developer
5 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 10 (17.24%) C# Developer
7 9 (15.52%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Lead Developer
9 3 (5.17%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (5.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Lead .NET Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.45%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Software Engineer
11 1 (1.72%) .NET Software Engineer
11 1 (1.72%) Junior .NET Developer
11 1 (1.72%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (58.62%) .NET Framework
3 33 (56.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (51.72%) HTML
5 29 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 27 (46.55%) CSS
7 26 (44.83%) Entity Framework
8 25 (43.10%) WCF
9 22 (37.93%) jQuery
10 21 (36.21%) AngularJS
11 20 (34.48%) LINQ
12 18 (31.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 13 (22.41%) REST
14 12 (20.69%) CSS3
14 12 (20.69%) HTML5
15 10 (17.24%) Web Services
16 9 (15.52%) NHibernate
17 8 (13.79%) Gherkin
18 7 (12.07%) KnockoutJS
19 6 (10.34%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.17%) NHS
3 1 (1.72%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (81.03%) MVC
2 38 (65.52%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (53.45%) Unit Testing
4 20 (34.48%) Mentoring
5 19 (32.76%) OOP
6 18 (31.03%) Coaching
7 16 (27.59%) Scrum
8 14 (24.14%) TDD
9 10 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (17.24%) Test Automation
9 10 (17.24%) Web Development
10 9 (15.52%) BDD
10 9 (15.52%) OO
11 8 (13.79%) ATDD
11 8 (13.79%) Test-First Development
12 6 (10.34%) DevOps
12 6 (10.34%) SOLID
13 5 (8.62%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (8.62%) SDLC
13 5 (8.62%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 39 (67.24%) C#
2 33 (56.90%) SQL
3 27 (46.55%) JavaScript
4 11 (18.97%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.34%) TypeScript
6 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.45%) Python
7 2 (3.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (18.97%) Degree
2 5 (8.62%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.72%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle
2 2 (3.45%) Sitecore