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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 43 25 31
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 9 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.18% 3.68% 1.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.34% 16.39% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Average daily rate
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£331 £290 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.22% -14.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £200 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £408 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £29.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
87 61 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.07% 22.43% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 39 27
Average daily rate £400 £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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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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 -16 4 £438 +118.75% 5
Bedford +2 2 £338 -12.33% 3
Leighton Buzzard - - - - 2
ASP.NET
East of England

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (80.00%) C#
3 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (45.00%) Windows
5 17 (42.50%) MVC
6 16 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 16 (40.00%) TeamCity
6 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (37.50%) HTML
8 14 (35.00%) VB
8 14 (35.00%) E-Commerce
8 14 (35.00%) PowerShell
8 14 (35.00%) Confluence
8 14 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
9 13 (32.50%) IIS
10 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
10 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (30.00%) jQuery
11 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (27.50%) JIRA
11 11 (27.50%) CSS
12 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (25.00%) Scrum
12 10 (25.00%) TDD
13 9 (22.50%) Web Services
13 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
14 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
14 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (35.00%) Confluence
2 13 (32.50%) IIS
3 4 (10.00%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.50%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) WebTrends
2 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
1 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 16 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 15 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (27.50%) JIRA
4 7 (17.50%) FinalBuilder
5 5 (12.50%) Log4Net
6 3 (7.50%) Subversion
7 2 (5.00%) Artifactory
7 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.50%) NUnit
8 1 (2.50%) MSTest
General
1 3 (7.50%) Legal
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
2 2 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Electronics
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Configuration Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) C# Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Software Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) Senior Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Software Configuration Engineer
4 7 (17.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Web Developer
6 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Test Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) .NET Web Developer
8 3 (7.50%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Web Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (37.50%) HTML
3 12 (30.00%) jQuery
4 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (27.50%) CSS
5 9 (22.50%) Web Services
6 7 (17.50%) .NET Framework
7 5 (12.50%) MSMQ
8 4 (10.00%) Ajax
9 3 (7.50%) WCF
9 3 (7.50%) Silverlight
9 3 (7.50%) HTML5
9 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (7.50%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (5.00%) Backbone.js
10 2 (5.00%) Sass
10 2 (5.00%) LESS
10 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.00%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) User Experience
1 2 (5.00%) Social Media
1 2 (5.00%) CMDB
2 1 (2.50%) DTV
2 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.50%) Graphic Design
2 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (45.00%) Windows
2 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (42.50%) MVC
3 14 (35.00%) E-Commerce
4 12 (30.00%) Configuration Management
5 10 (25.00%) Scrum
5 10 (25.00%) TDD
6 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (12.50%) OO
7 5 (12.50%) Web Development
7 5 (12.50%) DevOps
8 2 (5.00%) Software Architecture
8 2 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (5.00%) Content Management
8 2 (5.00%) Automated Testing
8 2 (5.00%) DSDM
8 2 (5.00%) Web Design
9 1 (2.50%) Project Management
9 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) C#
2 18 (45.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (35.00%) VB
3 14 (35.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (10.00%) SQL
5 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.50%) Python
6 1 (2.50%) PHP
6 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.50%) Java
6 1 (2.50%) C++
6 1 (2.50%) Ruby
6 1 (2.50%) Golang
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (17.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) KANA
3 1 (2.50%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.50%) hybris
3 1 (2.50%) Twitter