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 17 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 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 22 10 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 43 48 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.06% 9.39% 7.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.54% 31.37% 27.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 26
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £258 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £356 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.63
% change year-on-year
- +36.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
162 153 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.60% 29.94% 27.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 87 93
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £36.50 £37.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +111.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 56 (78.87%) C#
3 38 (53.52%) JavaScript
4 36 (50.70%) MVC
5 33 (46.48%) SQL Server
6 32 (45.07%) jQuery
7 30 (42.25%) CSS
8 29 (40.85%) SQL
9 25 (35.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 24 (33.80%) WCF
10 24 (33.80%) Visual Studio
11 23 (32.39%) HTML
12 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
12 18 (25.35%) .NET Framework
13 16 (22.54%) TDD
14 14 (19.72%) Scrum
14 14 (19.72%) Windows
15 13 (18.31%) VB.NET
16 12 (16.90%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (16.90%) IIS
16 12 (16.90%) VB
16 12 (16.90%) Web Services
17 10 (14.08%) Team Foundation Server
17 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2005
17 10 (14.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 9 (12.68%) Web Development
18 9 (12.68%) MySQL
19 8 (11.27%) T-SQL
19 8 (11.27%) XML

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 12 (16.90%) IIS
2 7 (9.86%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.23%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.23%) InfoPath
3 2 (2.82%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.82%) MS Office
3 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (46.48%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (14.08%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (12.68%) MySQL
4 9 (12.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.82%) MS Access
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.41%) DTS
Development Applications
1 24 (33.80%) Visual Studio
2 10 (14.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (8.45%) Subversion
4 3 (4.23%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.23%) SpecFlow
4 3 (4.23%) QUnit
5 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 2 (2.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.41%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (2.82%) Finance
1 2 (2.82%) Retail
2 1 (1.41%) Automotive
2 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (87.32%) Developer
2 32 (45.07%) .NET Developer
3 14 (19.72%) Web Developer
4 13 (18.31%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (15.49%) C# Developer
6 8 (11.27%) .NET Web Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Analyst Developer
7 7 (9.86%) Analyst
7 7 (9.86%) SharePoint Developer
8 6 (8.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (8.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Sitecore Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Business Systems Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.63%) Business Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Systems Developer
10 3 (4.23%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.23%) SQL Developer
10 3 (4.23%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 32 (45.07%) jQuery
3 30 (42.25%) CSS
4 25 (35.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (33.80%) WCF
6 23 (32.39%) HTML
7 18 (25.35%) .NET Framework
8 12 (16.90%) Web Services
9 10 (14.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (11.27%) XML
10 8 (11.27%) Ajax
11 7 (9.86%) CSS3
12 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (8.45%) LINQ
12 6 (8.45%) XHTML
13 5 (7.04%) WPF
13 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 4 (5.63%) Backbone.js
14 4 (5.63%) KnockoutJS
14 4 (5.63%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) N-Tier
2 3 (4.23%) W3C
3 2 (2.82%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.72%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.70%) MVC
2 16 (22.54%) TDD
3 14 (19.72%) Scrum
4 9 (12.68%) Web Development
5 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.45%) Logistics
7 5 (7.04%) Workflow
7 5 (7.04%) ERP
8 4 (5.63%) OOD
8 4 (5.63%) OO
8 4 (5.63%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.63%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.63%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.63%) RDF
8 4 (5.63%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.63%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.23%) BDD
10 2 (2.82%) UML
11 1 (1.41%) OOP
11 1 (1.41%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 56 (78.87%) C#
2 38 (53.52%) JavaScript
3 29 (40.85%) SQL
4 13 (18.31%) VB.NET
5 12 (16.90%) VB
6 8 (11.27%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.63%) PHP
7 4 (5.63%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 3 (4.23%) VBA
9 2 (2.82%) Java
10 1 (1.41%) C
10 1 (1.41%) VB6
10 1 (1.41%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.82%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
2 3 (4.23%) WCAG
3 1 (1.41%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (25.35%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.63%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.41%) Facebook
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