Period
to 18 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for ASP.NET Core skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ASP.NET Core over the 6 months to 18 March 2019 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.

ASP.NET Core
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 197 184 -
Rank change year-on-year -13 - -
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Core 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.061% 0.11% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.22% 0.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% - -
England median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

ASP.NET Core 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 the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,375 1,319 1,303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.93% 27.84% 26.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 831 873 834
West Midlands median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £256 £270
90th Percentile £575 £575 £525
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 29 20
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £31.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.16% +24.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £33.25 £22.98 £15.00
90th Percentile £62.50 £48.75 £37.06
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.21 £40.75
% change year-on-year +3.14% +1.12% +5.50%

ASP.NET Core
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing ASP.NET Core as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET Core in the West Midlands

ASP.NET Core
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET Core in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET Core 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for ASP.NET Core.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
2 2 (66.67%) Hitachi
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) API Development
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) OpenID
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) OAuth2
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint

ASP.NET Core
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (33.33%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) OAuth
3 1 (33.33%) OAuth2
3 1 (33.33%) OpenID
3 1 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) SOLID
3 1 (33.33%) API Development
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (33.33%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Hitachi
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft