The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 3 months to 28 June 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
Hertfordshire / Watford
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 19 30
Rank change year-on-year 0 +11  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 4.82% 1.48% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.51% 6.67% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £340 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £37.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +3.37% +68.18%  

ASP.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Watford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 39 30 59
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 23.49% 22.22% 38.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 17 23
Median daily rate £350 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% +17.24%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £238 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford citing ASP.NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in Watford

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in Watford

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in Watford over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in Watford

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in Watford

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Watford region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) NHS
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) Interactive Media
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (30.00%) jQuery
4 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (30.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
4 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (20.00%) REST
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (20.00%) Sitecore

ASP.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (20.00%) CMS
1 2 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) OLAP
3 1 (10.00%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) CMS Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (20.00%) Python Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Sitecore Developer
2 2 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (30.00%) CSS3
3 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (30.00%) HTML5
3 3 (30.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Classic ASP
4 2 (20.00%) JSON
4 2 (20.00%) REST
4 2 (20.00%) WCF
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) NHS
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 5 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) RAD
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) C#
1 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Sitecore