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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 32 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 40 40 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.87% 4.78% 5.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.26% 16.33% 18.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 34
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £218 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £40.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +16.19%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.37%
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
219 245 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 26.64% 29.31% 31.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 123 197
Average daily rate £350 £310 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -7.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Average hourly rate £34.00 £45.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +13.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.56 £38.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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
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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 -9 14 £300 - 12
Chester +10 6 £263 -12.50% 6
Crewe -5 3 £268 -10.83% 4
Knutsford +9 2 £325 -
Macclesfield -3 2 £275 +15.78% 9
Nantwich - - - - 1
Northwich - - - - 2
Runcorn - - - - 1
Ellesmere Port - - - - 1
Wilmslow - - - - 5
Alderley Edge - - - - 3
ASP.NET
North West

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (69.23%) C#
3 38 (58.46%) JavaScript
4 34 (52.31%) SQL
4 34 (52.31%) HTML
5 33 (50.77%) MVC
6 27 (41.54%) SQL Server
7 25 (38.46%) CSS
8 18 (27.69%) WCF
8 18 (27.69%) HTML5
9 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 15 (23.08%) jQuery
10 15 (23.08%) Web Services
10 15 (23.08%) T-SQL
11 12 (18.46%) Finance
12 10 (15.38%) TDD
12 10 (15.38%) .NET Framework
12 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
13 9 (13.85%) CSS3
13 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 9 (13.85%) Visual Studio
13 9 (13.85%) Scrum
14 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (10.77%) XML
15 7 (10.77%) Windows
15 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
15 7 (10.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 7 (10.77%) LINQ
16 6 (9.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 6 (9.23%) Data Modelling

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 7 (10.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.69%) ArcGIS
3 4 (6.15%) NServiceBus
4 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (4.62%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (4.62%) IIS
5 2 (3.08%) Node.js
6 1 (1.54%) CMS
6 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) Fireworks
2 1 (1.54%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) HTTP
1 2 (3.08%) Intranet
2 1 (1.54%) Internet
2 1 (1.54%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (41.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.54%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (1.54%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (1.54%) Cognos Transformer
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.54%) OLAP
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.54%) DTS
6 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.08%) JUnit
3 1 (1.54%) OpenSTA
3 1 (1.54%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (1.54%) WiX
3 1 (1.54%) LoadUI
3 1 (1.54%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.54%) JMeter
3 1 (1.54%) NUnit
General
1 12 (18.46%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.54%) Advertising
2 1 (1.54%) Games
2 1 (1.54%) Banking
2 1 (1.54%) Retail
2 1 (1.54%) Marketing
2 1 (1.54%) Portuguese Language
2 1 (1.54%) Spanish Language
2 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.54%) Electronics
2 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (93.85%) Developer
2 26 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 15 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (13.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Web Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.69%) GIS Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Analyst
10 3 (4.62%) Applications Developer
10 3 (4.62%) VB.NET Developer
10 3 (4.62%) SharePoint Developer
11 2 (3.08%) Web Applications Developer
11 2 (3.08%) Analyst Developer
11 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
12 1 (1.54%) Support Analyst
12 1 (1.54%) DBA
12 1 (1.54%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (52.31%) HTML
3 25 (38.46%) CSS
4 18 (27.69%) WCF
4 18 (27.69%) HTML5
5 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (23.08%) jQuery
6 15 (23.08%) Web Services
7 10 (15.38%) .NET Framework
8 9 (13.85%) CSS3
8 9 (13.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (10.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 7 (10.77%) LINQ
9 7 (10.77%) XML
10 6 (9.23%) Ajax
10 6 (9.23%) NHibernate
10 6 (9.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (7.69%) REST
12 4 (6.15%) JSON
13 3 (4.62%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.69%) GIS
2 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.54%) DTV
3 1 (1.54%) Tandem
3 1 (1.54%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) UNIX
3 4 (6.15%) Linux
4 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.77%) MVC
2 10 (15.38%) TDD
3 9 (13.85%) Scrum
4 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.23%) Pair Programming
5 6 (9.23%) Data Modelling
6 5 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.69%) Web Development
7 4 (6.15%) Refactoring
7 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.15%) SOA
7 4 (6.15%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.15%) User Stories
8 2 (3.08%) Test Automation
8 2 (3.08%) MVVM
8 2 (3.08%) ETL
8 2 (3.08%) Requirements Management
8 2 (3.08%) Logistics
8 2 (3.08%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (69.23%) C#
2 38 (58.46%) JavaScript
3 34 (52.31%) SQL
4 15 (23.08%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.69%) VB.NET
5 5 (7.69%) Python
6 3 (4.62%) Java
6 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.08%) VB
7 2 (3.08%) PHP
8 1 (1.54%) C++
8 1 (1.54%) X++
8 1 (1.54%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) ISEB
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.15%) Oracle
3 2 (3.08%) Twitter
4 1 (1.54%) SAP
4 1 (1.54%) Cognos
4 1 (1.54%) Adobe
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