The first table below looks at the demand for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Cambridge 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 20 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 29 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.93% 1.62% 2.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.34% 5.50% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 9
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£331 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £254 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £368 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +13.82%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
189 109 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.65% 29.46% 36.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 43 78
Average daily rate £360 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 28
Average hourly rate £43.50 £35.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.53% +1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £23.70 £28.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
ASP.NET
Cambridgeshire

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 60 (96.77%) C#
3 43 (69.35%) MVC
4 40 (64.52%) SQL Server
5 36 (58.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (40.32%) HTML
6 25 (40.32%) CSS
7 20 (32.26%) SQL
8 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
8 19 (30.65%) WCF
9 16 (25.81%) jQuery
9 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
10 14 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (20.97%) .NET Framework
12 12 (19.35%) TDD
13 11 (17.74%) NUnit
13 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (17.74%) Visual Studio
13 11 (17.74%) Web Services
13 11 (17.74%) CSS3
14 10 (16.13%) MySQL
14 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 9 (14.52%) T-SQL
15 9 (14.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 9 (14.52%) PowerShell
16 8 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (12.90%) MSBuild
16 8 (12.90%) XML
16 8 (12.90%) Windows

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (4.84%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.23%) Node.js
2 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.61%) Content Management Server
3 1 (1.61%) IIS
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
2 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.84%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon S3
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (4.84%) CloudFront
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (64.52%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (16.13%) MySQL
3 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.84%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.61%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) NUnit
1 11 (17.74%) Visual Studio
2 8 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (12.90%) MSBuild
3 5 (8.06%) CruiseControl
3 5 (8.06%) Subversion
3 5 (8.06%) Eclipse
3 5 (8.06%) JIRA
4 3 (4.84%) WiX
5 2 (3.23%) Jasmine
5 2 (3.23%) Moq
5 2 (3.23%) MSTest
6 1 (1.61%) Toad
6 1 (1.61%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (6.45%) Online Betting
1 4 (6.45%) Games
2 1 (1.61%) Law
2 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (95.16%) Developer
2 36 (58.06%) .NET Developer
3 24 (38.71%) C# Developer
4 21 (33.87%) ASP.NET Developer
4 21 (33.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (24.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (11.29%) Web Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Senior Developer
8 4 (6.45%) CRM Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.84%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Developer
10 2 (3.23%) C# Programmer
10 2 (3.23%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Senior SQL Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Dynamics AX Developer
10 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (58.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 25 (40.32%) HTML
3 25 (40.32%) CSS
4 19 (30.65%) WCF
5 16 (25.81%) jQuery
6 13 (20.97%) .NET Framework
7 11 (17.74%) Web Services
7 11 (17.74%) CSS3
8 10 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 9 (14.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (12.90%) XML
11 7 (11.29%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 6 (9.68%) HTML5
12 6 (9.68%) REST
12 6 (9.68%) WPF
12 6 (9.68%) LINQ
13 4 (6.45%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (4.84%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.61%) Thin Client
1 1 (1.61%) Blog
1 1 (1.61%) Fat Client
1 1 (1.61%) RIA
1 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (8.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.61%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (69.35%) MVC
2 12 (19.35%) TDD
3 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.68%) Migration
5 5 (8.06%) Scrum
5 5 (8.06%) OO
6 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 4 (6.45%) CRM
7 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.84%) ERP
7 3 (4.84%) OOP
7 3 (4.84%) Multithreading
7 3 (4.84%) Data Migration
7 3 (4.84%) Data Mapping
7 3 (4.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (3.23%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.23%) BDD
8 2 (3.23%) Web Development
8 2 (3.23%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.61%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (96.77%) C#
2 20 (32.26%) SQL
3 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
4 9 (14.52%) T-SQL
4 9 (14.52%) PowerShell
5 7 (11.29%) Java
6 4 (6.45%) PHP
7 3 (4.84%) XAML
7 3 (4.84%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.61%) C++
8 1 (1.61%) Delphi
8 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle