Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 52 35
Rank change year-on-year +13 -17 +2
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 42 35 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.11% 3.14% 6.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.67% 10.97% 17.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 63
South Wales median daily rate £375 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +9.38% -8.57%
10th Percentile £326 £180 £249
90th Percentile £467 £460 £443
Wales median daily rate £375 £369 £320
% change year-on-year +1.69% +15.23% -7.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South Wales median hourly rate - - £25.25
Wales median hourly rate - - £29.50

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 268 319 428
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 26.25% 28.58% 34.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 236 345
South Wales median daily rate £400 £415 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +15.28% +2.86%
10th Percentile £268 £200 £264
90th Percentile £532 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £403 £425 £355
% change year-on-year -5.29% +19.72% +1.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 10
South Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £21.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +155.81% +16.22% -35.65%
10th Percentile £32.50 £21.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £77.50 £21.50 £61.13
Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £20.30 £29.50
% change year-on-year +170.90% -31.18% +24.21%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 40 £375 +25.00% 13
ASP.NET
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (83.33%) MVC
3 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (61.90%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (59.52%) .NET Framework
5 25 (59.52%) Unit Testing
5 25 (59.52%) C#
6 24 (57.14%) SQL
7 23 (54.76%) NUnit
7 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 22 (52.38%) MSTest
9 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
10 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
11 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
12 17 (40.48%) HTML
12 17 (40.48%) CSS
12 17 (40.48%) Entity Framework
13 16 (38.10%) OOP
13 16 (38.10%) LINQ
14 15 (35.71%) jQuery
14 15 (35.71%) Mentoring
15 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
16 13 (30.95%) Relational Database
16 13 (30.95%) Coaching
16 13 (30.95%) WCF
16 13 (30.95%) RDBMS
17 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 11 (26.19%) HTML5
18 11 (26.19%) CSS3
18 11 (26.19%) Degree

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 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (30.95%) RDBMS
2 13 (30.95%) Relational Database
3 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (9.52%) Couchbase
5 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
5 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
5 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (9.52%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 23 (54.76%) NUnit
2 22 (52.38%) MSTest
3 9 (21.43%) Visual Studio
4 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 7 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 7 (16.67%) MbUnit
4 7 (16.67%) Mercurial
4 7 (16.67%) Selenium
4 7 (16.67%) SpecFlow
4 7 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Back Office
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (95.24%) Developer
2 34 (80.95%) .NET Developer
3 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 7 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 7 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 6 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Lead Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Lead .NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
9 2 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
10 1 (2.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.38%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Lead Software Developer
10 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (61.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 25 (59.52%) .NET Framework
4 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (40.48%) CSS
5 17 (40.48%) Entity Framework
5 17 (40.48%) HTML
6 16 (38.10%) LINQ
7 15 (35.71%) jQuery
8 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 13 (30.95%) WCF
10 12 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (26.19%) CSS3
11 11 (26.19%) HTML5
12 7 (16.67%) Gherkin
12 7 (16.67%) REST
12 7 (16.67%) Web Services
13 6 (14.29%) Angular 2
14 5 (11.90%) NHibernate
15 4 (9.52%) RxJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (9.52%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.38%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (83.33%) MVC
2 30 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (59.52%) Unit Testing
4 16 (38.10%) OOP
5 15 (35.71%) Mentoring
6 13 (30.95%) Coaching
7 10 (23.81%) Scrum
8 9 (21.43%) BDD
8 9 (21.43%) TDD
8 9 (21.43%) Web Development
9 8 (19.05%) OO
10 7 (16.67%) ATDD
10 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 7 (16.67%) Test-First Development
11 4 (9.52%) DevOps
11 4 (9.52%) SOLID
12 3 (7.14%) SDLC
12 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
12 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) C#
2 24 (57.14%) SQL
3 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.43%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.52%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.76%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 4 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Sitecore