The table below looks at the statistics for Classic ASP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Classic ASP over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Server Pages (Classic ASP)
Rank 198 223 223
Rank change year-on-year
+25 0
Contract jobs citing Classic ASP 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.034% 0.069% 0.038%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.23% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
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£329 £335 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.86% +168.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
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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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1735 2174 2196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.48% 29.99% 28.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1285 1663 1709
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 12
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +4.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

Classic ASP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Classic ASP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Classic ASP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Classic ASP across the City of London region.

Classic ASP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Classic ASP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Classic ASP across the City of London region.

Classic ASP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Classic ASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Classic ASP 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 Classic ASP.

1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) VBScript
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (37.50%) VB
4 3 (37.50%) ADO
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (25.00%) NUnit
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) DHTML
6 1 (12.50%) PHP

Classic ASP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Classic ASP 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 Classic ASP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (37.50%) Relational Database
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (12.50%) MSBuild
3 1 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (12.50%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) ASP Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Classic ASP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) VB Developer
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Content Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Web Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 6 (75.00%) Ajax
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) ADO
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) XML
5 2 (25.00%) WCF
6 1 (12.50%) DHTML
6 1 (12.50%) COM+
6 1 (12.50%) RESTful
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (12.50%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) W3C
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) SEO
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Web Design
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Information Management
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
2 1 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
2 1 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (12.50%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) VBScript
3 3 (37.50%) VB
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) VB6
5 1 (12.50%) PHP5
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
1 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) RedDot