The table below looks at the statistics for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 24 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 19 20 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.85% 5.83% 3.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 27.54% 31.75% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 4
Average daily rate
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£475 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £308 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £500 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.84% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
ASP.NET
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
69 63 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.60% 18.37% 23.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 39 24
Average daily rate £475 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -5.71%

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -5 8 £638 +27.50% 10
Bedford +6 6 £469 - 4
Dunstable - - - - 1
Leighton Buzzard - - - - 1
Shefford - - - -
ASP.NET
East of England

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing ASP.NET also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ASP.NET.

1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (75.00%) C#
3 17 (60.71%) MVC
3 17 (60.71%) jQuery
4 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
5 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
6 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
7 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (28.57%) WCF
8 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
8 8 (28.57%) SOA
8 8 (28.57%) HTML
9 7 (25.00%) CSS
9 7 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (17.86%) SQL
10 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (14.29%) Oracle
11 4 (14.29%) Ajax
12 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
12 3 (10.71%) TDD
12 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
12 3 (10.71%) Internet
12 3 (10.71%) HTML5
12 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (10.71%) Umbraco

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing ASP.NET also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ASP.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) Umbraco
2 2 (7.14%) CMS
3 1 (3.57%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (3.57%) Kentico
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) Intranet
3 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 2 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Electronics
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (60.71%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Architect
4 8 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (28.57%) C# Developer
5 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Architect
6 4 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (14.29%) Web Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Website Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Umbraco Developer
7 2 (7.14%) Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Remedy Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Web Applications Developer
8 1 (3.57%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (60.71%) jQuery
3 16 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (28.57%) WCF
4 8 (28.57%) HTML
5 7 (25.00%) CSS
5 7 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (14.29%) Ajax
8 3 (10.71%) HTML5
8 3 (10.71%) LESS
9 2 (7.14%) AngularJS
9 2 (7.14%) OOCSS
9 2 (7.14%) Sass
9 2 (7.14%) Backbone.js
9 2 (7.14%) JSON
9 2 (7.14%) Web Services
10 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Graphic Design
2 1 (3.57%) DTV
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) MVC
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 8 (28.57%) SOA
4 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
4 3 (10.71%) TDD
4 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (7.14%) Web Development
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
5 2 (7.14%) Web Design
6 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.57%) Content Management
6 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
6 1 (3.57%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.57%) OOP
6 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.57%) Project Management
6 1 (3.57%) BDD
6 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) C#
2 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
4 2 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.57%) Ruby
5 1 (3.57%) C
5 1 (3.57%) Java
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) Golang
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.57%) VCP4
Vendors
1 10 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Twitter
3 2 (7.14%) Remedy
4 1 (3.57%) KANA
4 1 (3.57%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) Facebook
4 1 (3.57%) hybris
4 1 (3.57%) EPiServer
4 1 (3.57%) Xamarin