The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 34 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 11 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.95% 4.15% 2.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.48% 11.30% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 6
Average daily rate £370 £400 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% -9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £281 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+29.23% -2.98%
ASP.NET
Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
116 115 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 31.10% 36.74% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 68 47
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Average hourly rate £55.00 £41.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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
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 12 February 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (70.00%) MVC
3 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (33.33%) SQL
5 10 (33.33%) XML
6 8 (26.67%) XSLT
6 8 (26.67%) Degree
6 8 (26.67%) WCF
6 8 (26.67%) jQuery
7 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (23.33%) TDD
7 7 (23.33%) HTML
7 7 (23.33%) CSS
7 7 (23.33%) Web Services
8 6 (20.00%) Scrum
8 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (16.67%) OO
10 4 (13.33%) SOA
10 4 (13.33%) RESTful
11 3 (10.00%) API Design
11 3 (10.00%) DevExpress
11 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
11 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (10.00%) WPF
11 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 3 (10.00%) Finance

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (10.00%) ColdFusion
2 2 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (83.33%) Developer
2 16 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 8 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 8 (26.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (10.00%) ASP Developer
8 3 (10.00%) C# WPF Developer
8 3 (10.00%) ColdFusion Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior ASP Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior WPF Developer
8 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
8 3 (10.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (33.33%) XML
3 8 (26.67%) jQuery
3 8 (26.67%) WCF
3 8 (26.67%) XSLT
4 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (23.33%) CSS
4 7 (23.33%) HTML
4 7 (23.33%) Web Services
5 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (13.33%) RESTful
7 3 (10.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (10.00%) WPF
8 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
8 2 (6.67%) CSS3
8 2 (6.67%) HTML5
8 2 (6.67%) NHibernate
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) iPad
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) MVC
2 17 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) TDD
4 6 (20.00%) Scrum
5 5 (16.67%) OO
6 4 (13.33%) SOA
7 3 (10.00%) API Design
7 3 (10.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (10.00%) Regression Testing
7 3 (10.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (6.67%) Kanban
8 2 (6.67%) OOD
8 2 (6.67%) Refactoring
8 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
9 1 (3.33%) Project Management
9 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (33.33%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) DevExpress
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) Facebook
3 1 (3.33%) Twitter