The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 33 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -13
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 26 43 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.54% 5.75% 9.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.15% 22.99% 31.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 49
Average daily rate
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£355 £355 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £421 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.02 £36.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-0.63% +3.57%
ASP.NET
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
161 187 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.90% 25.00% 30.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 106 145
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -84.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015, 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 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 58 (89.23%) C#
3 35 (53.85%) MVC
4 32 (49.23%) SQL Server
5 29 (44.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (35.38%) HTML
7 23 (35.38%) WCF
8 21 (32.31%) SQL
9 19 (29.23%) CSS
10 18 (27.69%) .NET Framework
11 17 (26.15%) Entity Framework
11 17 (26.15%) TDD
12 14 (21.54%) Web Services
12 14 (21.54%) BDD
13 9 (13.85%) NoSQL
14 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
14 8 (12.31%) RESTful
14 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
14 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (10.77%) XML
15 7 (10.77%) Scrum
16 6 (9.23%) OO
16 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
16 6 (9.23%) jQuery
16 6 (9.23%) HTML5
17 5 (7.69%) Web Application Development
17 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
17 5 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (7.69%) Node.js
2 3 (4.62%) CMS
3 2 (3.08%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.54%) Kentico
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (49.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) NoSQL
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (7.69%) NUnit
2 4 (6.15%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.62%) Selenium
3 3 (4.62%) SpecFlow
3 3 (4.62%) WebDriver
4 2 (3.08%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (3.08%) Moq
5 1 (1.54%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 5 (7.69%) Retail
2 4 (6.15%) Finance
3 3 (4.62%) Back Office
4 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (89.23%) Developer
2 38 (58.46%) .NET Developer
3 18 (27.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (18.46%) C# Developer
5 10 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (12.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Agile .NET Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Lead Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 4 (6.15%) CRM Developer
10 3 (4.62%) Selenium Tester
10 3 (4.62%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (4.62%) Tester
11 2 (3.08%) Test Manager
11 2 (3.08%) Development Manager
11 2 (3.08%) Engineering Manager
11 2 (3.08%) Technical Manager
11 2 (3.08%) Testing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (44.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (35.38%) HTML
3 23 (35.38%) WCF
4 19 (29.23%) CSS
5 18 (27.69%) .NET Framework
6 17 (26.15%) Entity Framework
7 14 (21.54%) Web Services
8 8 (12.31%) RESTful
8 8 (12.31%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (10.77%) XML
10 6 (9.23%) jQuery
10 6 (9.23%) HTML5
11 5 (7.69%) JSON
12 4 (6.15%) React
13 3 (4.62%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (4.62%) AngularJS
13 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (3.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) Mobile App
1 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.54%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (53.85%) MVC
2 25 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.15%) TDD
4 14 (21.54%) BDD
5 8 (12.31%) Unit Testing
6 7 (10.77%) Scrum
7 6 (9.23%) OO
8 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.69%) SOA
8 5 (7.69%) Web Application Development
9 4 (6.15%) DevOps
9 4 (6.15%) SDLC
9 4 (6.15%) CRM
10 3 (4.62%) Integration Testing
10 3 (4.62%) Web Development
10 3 (4.62%) Automated Testing
11 2 (3.08%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.08%) UML
11 2 (3.08%) Migration
12 1 (1.54%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (89.23%) C#
2 25 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 21 (32.31%) SQL
4 5 (7.69%) Ruby
5 4 (6.15%) VB.NET
6 3 (4.62%) PHP
6 3 (4.62%) C++
6 3 (4.62%) Java
7 2 (3.08%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) ISEB
2 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.54%) Sitecore