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 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 57 62 54
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 68 75 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.72% 2.86% 3.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.18% 12.36% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 28 37
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £287 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £33.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+9.02% +10.83%
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
516 607 582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.61% 23.19% 19.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 346 220
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 21
Average hourly rate £14.00 £36.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £36.00 £12.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £36.75 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 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
Reading +8 29 £393 +12.14% 21
Slough -8 6 £375 +22.44% 3
Maidenhead -11 2 - -
Newbury -4 1 £413 +57.14% 4
Hungerford - 1 - - 1
Windsor - 1 £375 - 3
Wokingham - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - - 1
ASP.NET
South East

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 148 (100.00%) .NET
2 120 (81.08%) C#
3 81 (54.73%) SQL Server
4 77 (52.03%) JavaScript
5 73 (49.32%) MVC
6 63 (42.57%) HTML
7 53 (35.81%) SQL
8 50 (33.78%) CSS
9 47 (31.76%) Windows
10 45 (30.41%) WCF
11 44 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
12 42 (28.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 41 (27.70%) XML
14 39 (26.35%) Microsoft
15 36 (24.32%) Web Development
16 35 (23.65%) jQuery
16 35 (23.65%) SQL Server 2008
17 31 (20.95%) .NET Framework
18 30 (20.27%) SharePoint
19 29 (19.59%) IIS
20 27 (18.24%) Security Cleared
21 26 (17.57%) SQL Server 2005
22 25 (16.89%) Visual Studio
22 25 (16.89%) Web Services
23 23 (15.54%) Ajax
23 23 (15.54%) SC Cleared
24 19 (12.84%) Microsoft Azure
25 18 (12.16%) SharePoint Server
25 18 (12.16%) SQL Server 2012
26 16 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 30 (20.27%) SharePoint
2 29 (19.59%) IIS
3 18 (12.16%) SharePoint Server
4 15 (10.14%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (6.76%) CMS
6 9 (6.08%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (4.73%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (3.38%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (2.03%) Umbraco
9 3 (2.03%) LiveCycle
9 3 (2.03%) Apache
10 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.68%) DNN
10 1 (0.68%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (9.46%) MS Office
2 13 (8.78%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.70%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 13 (8.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.03%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.68%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.46%) Internet
2 13 (8.78%) HTTP
3 11 (7.43%) HTTPS
4 10 (6.76%) FTP
5 8 (5.41%) DNS
6 7 (4.73%) LDAP
7 5 (3.38%) TCP/IP
7 5 (3.38%) SSL
8 3 (2.03%) Intranet
9 2 (1.35%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.68%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (54.73%) SQL Server
2 35 (23.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (17.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 18 (12.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (6.76%) Oracle Database
6 8 (5.41%) IDOL
7 7 (4.73%) OLAP
7 7 (4.73%) DTS
8 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (2.70%) MySQL
10 3 (2.03%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.68%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.68%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 25 (16.89%) Visual Studio
2 15 (10.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (4.73%) Subversion
4 6 (4.05%) Selenium
5 5 (3.38%) JIRA
6 4 (2.70%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.03%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.35%) Fiddler
8 2 (1.35%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.35%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.35%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.35%) WinDbg
9 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.68%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.68%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.68%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.68%) Moq
9 1 (0.68%) JSUnit
General
1 7 (4.73%) Finance
2 3 (2.03%) Advertising
2 3 (2.03%) Marketing
3 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 112 (75.68%) Developer
2 44 (29.73%) .NET Developer
3 21 (14.19%) ASP.NET Developer
4 20 (13.51%) C# Developer
4 20 (13.51%) Web Developer
4 20 (13.51%) SharePoint Developer
5 9 (6.08%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (4.73%) BizTalk Developer
6 7 (4.73%) Consultant
6 7 (4.73%) Applications Developer
7 6 (4.05%) Support Engineer
7 6 (4.05%) .NET Applications Developer
8 5 (3.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (3.38%) Technical Leader
8 5 (3.38%) Sitecore Developer
9 4 (2.70%) C# Web Developer
9 4 (2.70%) Analyst
9 4 (2.70%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.03%) Team Leader
10 3 (2.03%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (42.57%) HTML
3 50 (33.78%) CSS
4 45 (30.41%) WCF
5 42 (28.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 41 (27.70%) XML
7 35 (23.65%) jQuery
8 31 (20.95%) .NET Framework
9 25 (16.89%) Web Services
10 23 (15.54%) Ajax
11 16 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 16 (10.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 16 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 12 (8.11%) WPF
12 12 (8.11%) XSLT
13 10 (6.76%) KnockoutJS
14 9 (6.08%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (6.08%) HTML5
15 7 (4.73%) AppFabric
15 7 (4.73%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.08%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.41%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (4.73%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.73%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.38%) Open Source
5 3 (2.03%) Wiki
6 2 (1.35%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) User Experience
7 1 (0.68%) Social Media
7 1 (0.68%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 47 (31.76%) Windows
2 14 (9.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (3.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.70%) UNIX
5 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.03%) Linux
6 1 (0.68%) Android
6 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (49.32%) MVC
2 44 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (24.32%) Web Development
4 16 (10.81%) OO
5 14 (9.46%) Project Management
5 14 (9.46%) TDD
6 13 (8.78%) CRM
7 12 (8.11%) Workflow
8 9 (6.08%) Scrum
8 9 (6.08%) SOA
9 8 (5.41%) DSDM
9 8 (5.41%) Waterfall
9 8 (5.41%) Performance Analysis
10 7 (4.73%) Document Management
11 6 (4.05%) Validation
12 5 (3.38%) E-Commerce
12 5 (3.38%) BDD
13 4 (2.70%) Data Modelling
13 4 (2.70%) SEO
13 4 (2.70%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 120 (81.08%) C#
2 77 (52.03%) JavaScript
3 53 (35.81%) SQL
4 15 (10.14%) T-SQL
5 10 (6.76%) VBScript
5 10 (6.76%) Java
5 10 (6.76%) PL/SQL
6 8 (5.41%) C++
6 8 (5.41%) VB.NET
7 5 (3.38%) PHP
8 4 (2.70%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.70%) C
9 3 (2.03%) VB
10 2 (1.35%) Bourne shell
10 2 (1.35%) Python
10 2 (1.35%) Ruby
11 1 (0.68%) X++
Qualifications
1 27 (18.24%) Security Cleared
2 23 (15.54%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.46%) Degree
4 7 (4.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.35%) MCTS
5 2 (1.35%) MCITP
5 2 (1.35%) MCPD
5 2 (1.35%) MCSE
6 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.08%) QA
2 6 (4.05%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 39 (26.35%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.78%) Oracle
3 10 (6.76%) Sitecore
4 8 (5.41%) Meridio
5 4 (2.70%) Adobe
5 4 (2.70%) Open Text
6 3 (2.03%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.03%) Omniture
7 2 (1.35%) VMware
7 2 (1.35%) Telerik
8 1 (0.68%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.68%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.68%) Twitter
8 1 (0.68%) Google
8 1 (0.68%) Pega
8 1 (0.68%) Informatica
8 1 (0.68%) Business Objects
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