Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 52 30
Rank change year-on-year +5 -22 +14
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 30 36 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.16% 3.20% 7.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.86% 12.90% 19.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 76
South Wales median daily rate £371 £400 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.19% +24.51% +2.23%
10th Percentile £183 £316 £259
90th Percentile £400 £519 £450
Wales median daily rate £350 £400 £320
% change year-on-year -12.50% +25.00% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
South Wales median hourly rate £23.14 - £25.25
10th Percentile £21.87 - £21.33
90th Percentile £24.42 - £29.38
Wales median hourly rate £23.14 - £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 253 279 466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 26.63% 24.78% 36.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 204 376
South Wales median daily rate £375 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +16.44% +8.15%
10th Percentile £250 £277 £245
90th Percentile £500 £542 £475
Wales median daily rate £400 £438 £363
% change year-on-year -8.57% +20.69% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
South Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £21.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.63% +34.38% -36.00%
10th Percentile £21.87 £21.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £24.42 £21.50 £60.25
Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £21.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year +7.63% -27.12% +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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +5 26 £356 -20.83% 4
Newport +17 2 £400 +2.56% 1
ASP.NET
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (86.67%) MVC
3 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (70.00%) .NET Framework
5 20 (66.67%) Unit Testing
5 20 (66.67%) SQL
6 18 (60.00%) OOP
6 18 (60.00%) Entity Framework
7 16 (53.33%) LINQ
7 16 (53.33%) NUnit
8 14 (46.67%) RDBMS
8 14 (46.67%) jQuery
8 14 (46.67%) MSTest
8 14 (46.67%) Relational Database
9 13 (43.33%) Mentoring
9 13 (43.33%) Coaching
9 13 (43.33%) C#
10 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
10 11 (36.67%) Degree
11 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
12 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
13 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 6 (20.00%) HTML
13 6 (20.00%) CSS
13 6 (20.00%) NHS
14 4 (13.33%) OO
14 4 (13.33%) Web Development
15 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms

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 (6.67%) IIS
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) RDBMS
1 14 (46.67%) Relational Database
2 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) NUnit
2 14 (46.67%) MSTest
3 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.33%) FxCop
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.33%) ReSharper
4 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.33%) Back Office
1 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (86.67%) Developer
2 21 (70.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Lead .NET Developer
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Lead Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (70.00%) .NET Framework
4 18 (60.00%) Entity Framework
5 16 (53.33%) LINQ
6 14 (46.67%) jQuery
7 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
8 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (20.00%) CSS
8 6 (20.00%) HTML
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (6.67%) CSS3
10 2 (6.67%) HTML5
10 2 (6.67%) React
10 2 (6.67%) WCF
10 2 (6.67%) Web Services
11 1 (3.33%) Angular 2
11 1 (3.33%) REST
11 1 (3.33%) RxJS
11 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) NHS
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.33%) Fintech
3 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) MVC
2 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (66.67%) Unit Testing
4 18 (60.00%) OOP
5 13 (43.33%) Coaching
5 13 (43.33%) Mentoring
6 4 (13.33%) OO
6 4 (13.33%) Web Development
7 3 (10.00%) Scrum
8 2 (6.67%) Functional Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Integration Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Multithreading
8 2 (6.67%) SDLC
8 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) Web Application Development
9 1 (3.33%) BDD
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.33%) Informatics
9 1 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) C#
3 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Nintex
3 1 (3.33%) HP
3 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.33%) Xamarin