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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 21 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 32 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 6.79% 1.09% 5.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.36% 3.80% 29.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 2 13
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £325 £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%
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
109 79 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 23.14% 28.62% 17.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 32 39
Average daily rate £400 £315 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £396
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £6.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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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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 -14 15 £425 +30.76% 2
Bedford - 3 £300 - 5
Dunstable - - - -
Leighton Buzzard - - - -
ASP.NET
East of England

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 52 (98.11%) .NET
2 46 (86.79%) C#
3 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (62.26%) JavaScript
4 32 (60.38%) HTML
5 30 (56.60%) E-Commerce
6 29 (54.72%) TeamCity
7 28 (52.83%) Git (software)
8 24 (45.28%) MVC
9 23 (43.40%) Scrum
9 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
10 20 (37.74%) TDD
11 18 (33.96%) Team Foundation Server
12 17 (32.08%) Windows
13 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Azure
13 16 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (28.30%) Confluence
14 15 (28.30%) PowerShell
14 15 (28.30%) VB
14 15 (28.30%) IIS
14 15 (28.30%) Opscode Chef
15 13 (24.53%) CSS
15 13 (24.53%) Configuration Management
15 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
15 13 (24.53%) jQuery
16 12 (22.64%) JIRA
17 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
17 11 (20.75%) Web Services
18 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2003

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 15 (28.30%) Confluence
1 15 (28.30%) IIS
2 3 (5.66%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (43.40%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (54.72%) TeamCity
2 28 (52.83%) Git (software)
3 18 (33.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (22.64%) JIRA
5 7 (13.21%) Visual Studio
5 7 (13.21%) FinalBuilder
6 6 (11.32%) Log4Net
7 5 (9.43%) Subversion
8 3 (5.66%) NUnit
8 3 (5.66%) Artifactory
9 2 (3.77%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (3.77%) Moq
10 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (1.89%) MSTest
General
1 3 (5.66%) Legal
2 2 (3.77%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (64.15%) Developer
2 19 (35.85%) .NET Developer
3 13 (24.53%) Configuration Engineer
4 10 (18.87%) Web Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Software Configuration Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (15.09%) Software Engineer
5 8 (15.09%) C# Developer
6 7 (13.21%) Senior Developer
7 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (9.43%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (7.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.66%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (5.66%) Senior C# Developer
11 2 (3.77%) DevOps Engineer
11 2 (3.77%) C# Web Developer
11 2 (3.77%) Web Analyst
11 2 (3.77%) Web Test Analyst
11 2 (3.77%) Analyst
11 2 (3.77%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (98.11%) .NET
2 32 (60.38%) HTML
3 15 (28.30%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (24.53%) CSS
4 13 (24.53%) jQuery
5 11 (20.75%) Web Services
6 9 (16.98%) .NET Framework
7 6 (11.32%) MSMQ
8 5 (9.43%) XML
8 5 (9.43%) XSLT
8 5 (9.43%) WCF
9 4 (7.55%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (5.66%) Silverlight
10 3 (5.66%) HTML5
11 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (3.77%) LINQ
11 2 (3.77%) WSDL
11 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (1.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) CMDB
2 2 (3.77%) Social Media
2 2 (3.77%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (32.08%) Windows
2 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (18.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (56.60%) E-Commerce
3 24 (45.28%) MVC
4 23 (43.40%) Scrum
5 20 (37.74%) TDD
6 16 (30.19%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (24.53%) Configuration Management
8 11 (20.75%) Software Engineering
9 9 (16.98%) DevOps
10 7 (13.21%) OO
11 6 (11.32%) Web Development
12 5 (9.43%) Extreme Programming
12 5 (9.43%) Kanban
12 5 (9.43%) Agile Testing
13 4 (7.55%) Software Architecture
14 3 (5.66%) B2C
15 2 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
15 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
15 2 (3.77%) Content Management
15 2 (3.77%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 46 (86.79%) C#
2 33 (62.26%) JavaScript
3 15 (28.30%) PowerShell
3 15 (28.30%) VB
4 8 (15.09%) SQL
5 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.89%) Java
6 1 (1.89%) C++
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (28.30%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (13.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Twitter