The table below looks at the statistics for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 48 48 37
Rank change year-on-year
0 -11
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 24 19 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.58% 2.57% 4.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.76% 9.64% 18.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 19
Average daily rate £325 £310 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £395 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £30.60 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+55.25% -7.28%
ASP.NET
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
246 197 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.42% 26.66% 25.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 136 122
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £19.45 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.16% -52.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -6 8 £325 +18.18% 8
Chester -3 5 £350 +16.66% 9
Macclesfield - 3 £295 - 5
Wilmslow - 2 £375 - 3
Crewe - 1 - - 1
ASP.NET
North West

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (83.67%) C#
3 31 (63.27%) MVC
4 29 (59.18%) JavaScript
5 27 (55.10%) SQL
5 27 (55.10%) SQL Server
6 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (44.90%) jQuery
8 20 (40.82%) HTML
9 19 (38.78%) .NET Framework
10 18 (36.73%) T-SQL
10 18 (36.73%) CSS
11 16 (32.65%) Web Services
12 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (30.61%) Entity Framework
13 14 (28.57%) TDD
14 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET Web API
15 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (18.37%) Finance
17 8 (16.33%) HTML5
17 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
18 7 (14.29%) AngularJS
18 7 (14.29%) Front End Development
18 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
18 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
18 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
19 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
19 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
19 6 (12.24%) XML
19 6 (12.24%) Microsoft

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) Node.js
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (55.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (6.12%) Cognos Impromptu
6 3 (6.12%) Cognos Powerplay
6 3 (6.12%) Cognos Transformer
6 3 (6.12%) DTS
6 3 (6.12%) ReportNet
7 2 (4.08%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.04%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.16%) Selenium
3 4 (8.16%) WebDriver
4 3 (6.12%) JIRA
4 3 (6.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.08%) Moq
6 1 (2.04%) Bower
6 1 (2.04%) Grunt
6 1 (2.04%) gulp
6 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Retail
3 3 (6.12%) Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (87.76%) Developer
2 31 (63.27%) .NET Developer
3 21 (42.86%) C# Developer
4 17 (34.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (32.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 16 (32.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (24.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (10.20%) SQL Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) Automated Tester
8 4 (8.16%) Tester
8 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
9 3 (6.12%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Analyst Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Software Developer
9 3 (6.12%) XML Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET MVC
3 22 (44.90%) jQuery
4 20 (40.82%) HTML
5 19 (38.78%) .NET Framework
6 18 (36.73%) CSS
7 16 (32.65%) Web Services
8 15 (30.61%) Entity Framework
9 13 (26.53%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (16.33%) HTML5
11 7 (14.29%) AngularJS
12 6 (12.24%) RESTful
12 6 (12.24%) XML
13 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 5 (10.20%) WCF
14 4 (8.16%) CSS3
14 4 (8.16%) KnockoutJS
15 3 (6.12%) JSON
15 3 (6.12%) RequireJS
16 2 (4.08%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Data Structures
1 3 (6.12%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.04%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Unix
2 2 (4.08%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) MVC
2 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.57%) TDD
4 7 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 6 (12.24%) Scrum
6 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.20%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (10.20%) Web Development
7 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.12%) CRM
7 3 (6.12%) Data Transformation
7 3 (6.12%) Pair Programming
7 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.08%) Coaching
8 2 (4.08%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.08%) Migration
8 2 (4.08%) OOP
8 2 (4.08%) SDLC
8 2 (4.08%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (83.67%) C#
2 29 (59.18%) JavaScript
3 27 (55.10%) SQL
4 18 (36.73%) T-SQL
5 7 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.16%) VB
7 2 (4.08%) Java
7 2 (4.08%) PHP
8 1 (2.04%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) DevExpress
3 3 (6.12%) Cognos
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle
3 3 (6.12%) Telerik
3 3 (6.12%) Teradata
4 1 (2.04%) Google
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