The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 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 Cheshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 47 33 30
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -3
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 28 29 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.31% 3.86% 3.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.21% 17.47% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 15
Average daily rate £350 £300 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £150 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.63
% change year-on-year
- +36.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
197 166 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.29% 22.10% 29.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 88 109
Average daily rate £375 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Average hourly rate £40.57 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.46% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.77 £9.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £33.20 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ASP.NET
North West

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester -4 16 £325 - 8
Warrington -3 3 £250 -8.25% 15
Knutsford +2 1 £325 +2.36% 2
Wilmslow +1 1 £325 - 3
Winsford - - - - 1
Crewe - - - - 2
Frodsham - - - -
Macclesfield - - - - 5
Nantwich - - - -
Northwich - - - -
Runcorn - - - - 2
ASP.NET
North West

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 57 (83.82%) C#
3 40 (58.82%) HTML
4 39 (57.35%) MVC
5 35 (51.47%) SQL
6 34 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 31 (45.59%) SQL Server
7 31 (45.59%) TDD
7 31 (45.59%) jQuery
8 26 (38.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (38.24%) CSS
9 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (27.94%) HTML5
11 18 (26.47%) .NET Framework
12 17 (25.00%) WCF
12 17 (25.00%) Scrum
13 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
13 16 (23.53%) Unit Testing
14 15 (22.06%) Pair Programming
14 15 (22.06%) Windows
15 13 (19.12%) Web Services
16 12 (17.65%) T-SQL
17 11 (16.18%) XML
17 11 (16.18%) WinForms
17 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
17 11 (16.18%) WPF
17 11 (16.18%) Silverlight
17 11 (16.18%) Requirements Management
17 11 (16.18%) Enterprise Software
17 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (2.94%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.47%) FileNet
3 1 (1.47%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (45.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.94%) MySQL
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.47%) MS Access
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.82%) NUnit
2 6 (8.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.82%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.47%) Moq
3 1 (1.47%) WiX
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (1.47%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 61 (89.71%) Developer
2 40 (58.82%) .NET Developer
3 16 (23.53%) C# Developer
4 14 (20.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (19.12%) ASP.NET Developer
6 11 (16.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (10.29%) Web Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) Applications Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Web Applications Developer
10 3 (4.41%) VB.NET Developer
11 2 (2.94%) .NET Software Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (2.94%) SQL Developer
11 2 (2.94%) SharePoint Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (2.94%) Front-End Web Developer
11 2 (2.94%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (100.00%) .NET
2 40 (58.82%) HTML
3 31 (45.59%) jQuery
4 26 (38.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (38.24%) CSS
5 19 (27.94%) HTML5
6 18 (26.47%) .NET Framework
7 17 (25.00%) WCF
8 13 (19.12%) Web Services
9 11 (16.18%) XML
9 11 (16.18%) WinForms
9 11 (16.18%) WPF
9 11 (16.18%) Silverlight
9 11 (16.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (14.71%) SOAP
11 7 (10.29%) Ajax
12 5 (7.35%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 5 (7.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 5 (7.35%) LINQ
12 5 (7.35%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.18%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (11.76%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.94%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.47%) EPoS
4 1 (1.47%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.06%) Windows
2 7 (10.29%) UNIX
3 6 (8.82%) Linux
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (57.35%) MVC
2 31 (45.59%) TDD
3 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (25.00%) Scrum
5 16 (23.53%) Unit Testing
6 15 (22.06%) Pair Programming
7 11 (16.18%) Requirements Management
8 10 (14.71%) OO
9 8 (11.76%) Multithreading
10 7 (10.29%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.88%) User Stories
11 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (5.88%) SOA
11 4 (5.88%) Refactoring
11 4 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (4.41%) Document Management
12 3 (4.41%) Web Development
12 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
12 3 (4.41%) Workflow
13 2 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 57 (83.82%) C#
2 35 (51.47%) SQL
3 34 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 8 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.94%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.47%) VBA
7 1 (1.47%) Java
7 1 (1.47%) C++
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) DevExpress
3 2 (2.94%) Kofax
4 1 (1.47%) Twitter
Warrington, Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: £225 - £375 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £375 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago