The first table below looks at the demand for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Birmingham 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 19 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 51 45 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.37% 7.56% 6.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.31% 28.30% 28.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 28 28
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £390 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £308
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +40.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
174 159 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.14% 26.72% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 95 84
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 4
Average hourly rate £27.50 £175.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.28% +446.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
ASP.NET
West Midlands

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 93 (100.00%) .NET
2 88 (94.62%) C#
3 47 (50.54%) MVC
3 47 (50.54%) JavaScript
4 40 (43.01%) SQL Server
5 37 (39.78%) CSS
5 37 (39.78%) WCF
6 33 (35.48%) jQuery
6 33 (35.48%) SQL
7 30 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (27.96%) Visual Studio
9 24 (25.81%) HTML
10 22 (23.66%) Microsoft
11 20 (21.51%) .NET Framework
12 17 (18.28%) Web Development
12 17 (18.28%) Windows
13 16 (17.20%) Scrum
13 16 (17.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 13 (13.98%) Logistics
14 13 (13.98%) LINQ
14 13 (13.98%) XML
14 13 (13.98%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (12.90%) TDD
16 11 (11.83%) Web Services
16 11 (11.83%) CSS3
16 11 (11.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 9 (9.68%) HTML5
17 9 (9.68%) VB.NET
17 9 (9.68%) SharePoint

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 9 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.53%) IIS
3 4 (4.30%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.15%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.15%) Node.js
6 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.08%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) InfoPath
1 5 (5.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (43.01%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (6.45%) MySQL
5 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.08%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.08%) DTS
Development Applications
1 26 (27.96%) Visual Studio
2 13 (13.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.53%) Subversion
4 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 1 (1.08%) FxCop
5 1 (1.08%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (1.08%) JIRA
5 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.08%) NUnit
General
1 4 (4.30%) Finance
2 1 (1.08%) Banking
2 1 (1.08%) Retail
2 1 (1.08%) Electronics
2 1 (1.08%) Automotive
2 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.08%) Advertising
2 1 (1.08%) Games
Job Titles
1 86 (92.47%) Developer
2 56 (60.22%) .NET Developer
3 27 (29.03%) ASP.NET Developer
4 22 (23.66%) Web Developer
5 17 (18.28%) C# Developer
6 15 (16.13%) .NET Web Developer
7 12 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (12.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Sitecore Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Consultant
9 4 (4.30%) SharePoint Developer
9 4 (4.30%) SQL Developer
10 3 (3.23%) BizTalk Developer
10 3 (3.23%) .NET Programmer
10 3 (3.23%) VB.NET Developer
10 3 (3.23%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.23%) Programmer
11 2 (2.15%) Technical Consultant
11 2 (2.15%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.15%) .NET Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (39.78%) CSS
2 37 (39.78%) WCF
3 33 (35.48%) jQuery
4 30 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (25.81%) HTML
6 20 (21.51%) .NET Framework
7 16 (17.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 13 (13.98%) LINQ
8 13 (13.98%) XML
9 11 (11.83%) Web Services
9 11 (11.83%) CSS3
9 11 (11.83%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 9 (9.68%) HTML5
11 8 (8.60%) XSLT
11 8 (8.60%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (6.45%) WF
12 6 (6.45%) Backbone.js
13 5 (5.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.30%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.08%) WURFL
2 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.08%) GIS
2 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.28%) Windows
2 6 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.15%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (2.15%) Android
4 1 (1.08%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.08%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (50.54%) MVC
2 17 (18.28%) Web Development
3 16 (17.20%) Scrum
4 13 (13.98%) Logistics
5 12 (12.90%) TDD
6 8 (8.60%) Workflow
7 7 (7.53%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.45%) Incident Management
8 6 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (5.38%) SOA
10 3 (3.23%) Data Protection
10 3 (3.23%) OO
10 3 (3.23%) CRM
10 3 (3.23%) UML
10 3 (3.23%) Migration
11 2 (2.15%) E-Commerce
11 2 (2.15%) ERP
11 2 (2.15%) Document Management
11 2 (2.15%) Unit Testing
11 2 (2.15%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 88 (94.62%) C#
2 47 (50.54%) JavaScript
3 33 (35.48%) SQL
4 9 (9.68%) VB.NET
5 5 (5.38%) VB
6 4 (4.30%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.23%) VBA
8 2 (2.15%) Java
9 1 (1.08%) X++
9 1 (1.08%) VB6
9 1 (1.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.08%) Degree
1 1 (1.08%) MCTS
1 1 (1.08%) MCP
1 1 (1.08%) MCAD
1 1 (1.08%) MCSD
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) QA
2 1 (1.08%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (23.66%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.45%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.15%) Facebook
4 1 (1.08%) Ektron
4 1 (1.08%) Nintex
4 1 (1.08%) AccuRev
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