Period
to 14 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 14 December 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 > Wales
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 51 70
Rank change year-on-year -3 +19 -34
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 69 44 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 3.98% 3.56% 2.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.71% 11.83% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 30 25
Wales median daily rate £375 £343 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.20% -14.15% +25.00%
10th Percentile £288 £189 £295
90th Percentile £499 £395 £520
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Wales median hourly rate - £23.14 -
UK median hourly rate £52.00 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.86% +16.67% +1.24%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 589 372 431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 34.01% 30.10% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 261 318
Wales median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £313 £250 £300
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Wales median hourly rate £24.50 £23.14 £20.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.98% -19.59%
10th Percentile £20.80 £21.87 £19.30
90th Percentile £35.00 £24.42 £21.27
UK median hourly rate £41.52 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.79% - +6.67%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in Wales

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in Wales

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in Wales over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in Wales

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in Wales

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 14 December 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
South Wales +4 62 £375 +3.45% 20
West Wales -6 2 £425 +41.67% 5
North Wales - 2 £363 - 5
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 52 (75.36%) MVC
3 44 (63.77%) C#
4 43 (62.32%) .NET Framework
5 39 (56.52%) SQL
6 33 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (44.93%) Microsoft
8 30 (43.48%) Entity Framework
9 29 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
10 25 (36.23%) Unit Testing
11 24 (34.78%) NUnit
11 24 (34.78%) MSTest
12 22 (31.88%) OOP
13 20 (28.99%) LINQ
14 19 (27.54%) Relational Database
15 18 (26.09%) RDBMS
15 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
15 18 (26.09%) Scrum
16 17 (24.64%) Visual Studio
16 17 (24.64%) ASP.NET Web API
17 16 (23.19%) Mentoring
17 16 (23.19%) Xamarin
18 15 (21.74%) Android
18 15 (21.74%) Apple iOS
19 14 (20.29%) OO
19 14 (20.29%) Finance
19 14 (20.29%) Android Development
19 14 (20.29%) iOS Development
20 13 (18.84%) TDD
20 13 (18.84%) HTML

ASP.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.45%) CMS
2 1 (1.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.90%) SaaS
4 1 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.54%) Relational Database
2 18 (26.09%) RDBMS
3 11 (15.94%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.35%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (4.35%) Cosmos DB
6 2 (2.90%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.45%) GIS
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (34.78%) MSTest
1 24 (34.78%) NUnit
2 17 (24.64%) Visual Studio
3 11 (15.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.35%) NCrunch
5 3 (4.35%) ReSharper
6 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.90%) MbUnit
6 2 (2.90%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.90%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (20.29%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Legal
3 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (89.86%) Developer
2 51 (73.91%) .NET Developer
3 18 (26.09%) C# Developer
4 14 (20.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (17.39%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (15.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Lead Developer
7 7 (10.14%) Xamarin Developer
8 6 (8.70%) Software Developer
8 6 (8.70%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Architect
10 3 (4.35%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Agile Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Lead .NET Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Lead Software Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.90%) Agile C# Developer
11 2 (2.90%) Full Stack Developer
11 2 (2.90%) iOS Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (62.32%) .NET Framework
3 33 (47.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 30 (43.48%) Entity Framework
5 20 (28.99%) LINQ
6 17 (24.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (18.84%) HTML
8 11 (15.94%) AngularJS
8 11 (15.94%) CSS
8 11 (15.94%) WPF
9 7 (10.14%) jQuery
9 7 (10.14%) React
9 7 (10.14%) REST
10 5 (7.25%) SOAP
10 5 (7.25%) WCF
10 5 (7.25%) Web Services
11 4 (5.80%) .NET Core
12 3 (4.35%) Castle Windsor
12 3 (4.35%) Razor View Engine
13 2 (2.90%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (10.14%) Mobile App
3 5 (7.25%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (21.74%) Android
1 15 (21.74%) Apple iOS
2 11 (15.94%) Windows
3 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (75.36%) MVC
2 29 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (36.23%) Unit Testing
4 22 (31.88%) OOP
5 18 (26.09%) Scrum
6 16 (23.19%) Mentoring
7 14 (20.29%) Android Development
7 14 (20.29%) iOS Development
7 14 (20.29%) OO
8 13 (18.84%) TDD
9 12 (17.39%) Coaching
10 10 (14.49%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (13.04%) BDD
12 7 (10.14%) Mobile Application Development
12 7 (10.14%) Test Automation
13 5 (7.25%) OpenUP
14 4 (5.80%) Software Engineering
14 4 (5.80%) Web Development
15 3 (4.35%) Mobile Development
15 3 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 44 (63.77%) C#
2 39 (56.52%) SQL
3 18 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 10 (14.49%) XAML
5 2 (2.90%) C
5 2 (2.90%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.45%) Java
6 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.45%) Python
6 1 (1.45%) Scala
6 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.70%) Degree
3 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.90%) CISSP
5 2 (2.90%) DBS Check
5 2 (2.90%) SSCP
5 2 (2.90%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 31 (44.93%) Microsoft
2 16 (23.19%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.45%) Apple
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle