The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Bedfordshire region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 21 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 27 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.29% 4.89% 4.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 43.55% 26.47% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 6
Average daily rate £375 £331 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -1.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
- +38.61%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
62 34 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.45% 18.48% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 31
Average daily rate £375 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ASP.NET
East of England

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton -5 17 £375 +5.26% 9
Bedford - - - - 4
Dunstable - - - -
Leighton Buzzard - - - -
ASP.NET
East of England

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 43 (91.49%) C#
3 35 (74.47%) SQL Server
4 31 (65.96%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (53.19%) HTML
6 23 (48.94%) MVC
7 20 (42.55%) Scrum
7 20 (42.55%) E-Commerce
7 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (38.30%) TDD
8 18 (38.30%) Web Services
9 17 (36.17%) Visual Studio
10 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
11 15 (31.91%) TeamCity
11 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
12 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
13 11 (23.40%) XML
14 10 (21.28%) XSLT
14 10 (21.28%) WCF
15 9 (19.15%) Windows
16 8 (17.02%) SQL
16 8 (17.02%) CSS
16 8 (17.02%) KnockoutJS
17 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
17 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
17 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
18 6 (12.77%) Subversion
18 6 (12.77%) NUnit

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 6 (12.77%) IIS
2 5 (10.64%) Node.js
2 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.38%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.13%) Confluence
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.13%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.26%) MS Office
3 1 (2.13%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) SaaS
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (74.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.64%) RavenDB
3 5 (10.64%) Neo4j
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Visual Studio
2 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
3 15 (31.91%) TeamCity
4 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (12.77%) NUnit
5 6 (12.77%) Subversion
6 2 (4.26%) MSTest
7 1 (2.13%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (2.13%) Moq
7 1 (2.13%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (2.13%) JIRA
7 1 (2.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (2.13%) Log4Net
General
1 5 (10.64%) Legal
2 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 34 (72.34%) Developer
2 13 (27.66%) .NET Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Technical Architect
4 5 (10.64%) C# Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Developer
5 4 (8.51%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.38%) VB.NET Developer
6 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.26%) CRM Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (4.26%) Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) C# Architect
7 2 (4.26%) UI Programmer
7 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Developer
7 2 (4.26%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (53.19%) HTML
3 20 (42.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (38.30%) Web Services
5 11 (23.40%) XML
6 10 (21.28%) XSLT
6 10 (21.28%) WCF
7 8 (17.02%) CSS
7 8 (17.02%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (12.77%) WSDL
10 5 (10.64%) jQuery
10 5 (10.64%) RESTful
10 5 (10.64%) HTML5
10 5 (10.64%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (10.64%) CSS3
11 4 (8.51%) Silverlight
12 3 (6.38%) ADO.NET
12 3 (6.38%) XSD
12 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.13%) AS400
1 1 (2.13%) CMDB
1 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 2 (4.26%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) CentOS
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (65.96%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) MVC
3 20 (42.55%) Scrum
3 20 (42.55%) E-Commerce
4 18 (38.30%) TDD
5 7 (14.89%) Software Engineering
6 6 (12.77%) Web Development
6 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
6 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.77%) Workflow
6 6 (12.77%) SOA
6 6 (12.77%) B2C
6 6 (12.77%) OO
7 5 (10.64%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (10.64%) CQRS
8 4 (8.51%) Agile Testing
8 4 (8.51%) Kanban
8 4 (8.51%) Extreme Programming
9 3 (6.38%) CRM
9 3 (6.38%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 43 (91.49%) C#
2 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.02%) SQL
4 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.38%) VB
7 2 (4.26%) Java
8 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
2 1 (2.13%) IBM
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