The table below looks at the statistics for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 101 52 58
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +6
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 22 80 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.87% 3.02% 3.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.17% 14.65% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 41 58
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £300 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £30.60 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+55.25% -7.28%
ASP.NET
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
527 546 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.74% 20.63% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 303 315
Average daily rate £375 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £34.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.35% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.00 £38.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £38.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Reading -36 8 £475 +40.74% 21
Windsor +6 6 £375 -
Slough +5 2 - - 3
Newbury +8 1 - - 4
Bracknell -4 1 - - 4
Wokingham -7 1 £325 -8.45%
ASP.NET
South East

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (84.91%) C#
3 28 (52.83%) MVC
3 28 (52.83%) JavaScript
3 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
4 27 (50.94%) .NET Framework
5 24 (45.28%) HTML
6 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (32.08%) SQL
8 17 (32.08%) CSS
8 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
9 16 (30.19%) jQuery
10 14 (26.42%) Windows
10 14 (26.42%) Web Services
11 12 (22.64%) XML
11 12 (22.64%) IIS
12 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (20.75%) HTML5
12 11 (20.75%) Entity Framework
12 11 (20.75%) Sitecore
13 10 (18.87%) CMS
13 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
13 10 (18.87%) Windows Server
14 9 (16.98%) TDD
14 9 (16.98%) Web Development
15 8 (15.09%) Marketing
15 8 (15.09%) Finance
15 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
15 8 (15.09%) CSS3

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 12 (22.64%) IIS
2 10 (18.87%) CMS
3 6 (11.32%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (9.43%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (5.66%) Apache
5 3 (5.66%) WordPress
6 2 (3.77%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.89%) Mule
7 1 (1.89%) Node.js
7 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.55%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) S/MIME
1 1 (1.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.77%) MySQL
3 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.55%) Subversion
2 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.77%) NuGet
4 2 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.89%) Moq
5 1 (1.89%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.89%) Selenium
5 1 (1.89%) Toad
General
1 8 (15.09%) Finance
1 8 (15.09%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (84.91%) Developer
2 29 (54.72%) .NET Developer
3 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (28.30%) C# Developer
5 12 (22.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (18.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (18.87%) HTML Developer
7 9 (16.98%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (15.09%) .NET Web Developer
8 8 (15.09%) HTML CSS Developer
8 8 (15.09%) Web Developer
9 7 (13.21%) C# Web Developer
10 5 (9.43%) Analyst
10 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 5 (9.43%) Sitecore Developer
11 4 (7.55%) CMS Developer
11 4 (7.55%) SQL Developer
11 4 (7.55%) Web Analyst
12 3 (5.66%) Analyst Developer
12 3 (5.66%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (50.94%) .NET Framework
3 24 (45.28%) HTML
4 20 (37.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (32.08%) CSS
6 16 (30.19%) jQuery
7 14 (26.42%) Web Services
8 12 (22.64%) XML
9 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (20.75%) Entity Framework
9 11 (20.75%) HTML5
10 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
11 8 (15.09%) CSS3
12 7 (13.21%) REST
12 7 (13.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (11.32%) Ajax
13 6 (11.32%) SOAP
14 5 (9.43%) WCF
15 4 (7.55%) JSON
15 4 (7.55%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) User Experience
2 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.89%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.42%) Windows
2 10 (18.87%) Windows Server
3 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (52.83%) MVC
2 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.98%) TDD
3 9 (16.98%) Web Development
4 7 (13.21%) OO
4 7 (13.21%) SEO
5 6 (11.32%) Web Design
6 5 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (9.43%) Front End Development
7 4 (7.55%) Analytics
7 4 (7.55%) BDD
7 4 (7.55%) Scrum
7 4 (7.55%) SDLC
7 4 (7.55%) SOLID
7 4 (7.55%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Workflow
8 3 (5.66%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.66%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.77%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 45 (84.91%) C#
2 28 (52.83%) JavaScript
3 17 (32.08%) SQL
4 8 (15.09%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.43%) Java
5 5 (9.43%) VB
6 4 (7.55%) TypeScript
7 3 (5.66%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.77%) PHP
8 2 (3.77%) Ruby
8 2 (3.77%) VBScript
9 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.89%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (32.08%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.75%) Sitecore
3 4 (7.55%) Google
4 1 (1.89%) IBM
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) Telerik