The table below looks at the statistics for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 52 43 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 1604 1898 2049
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 3.52% 4.26% 4.97%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.90% 15.59% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1094 1223 1374
Average daily rate
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£356 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.57% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £327 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+0.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 32 33
Average hourly rate £28.69 £32.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.39% +0.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.58 £16.05 £19.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.10 £39.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.60 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +1.53%
ASP.NET
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
12432 12178 11781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.27% 27.31% 28.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8435 7786 7583
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 252 317
Average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £13.50 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.55 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in England

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in England

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET across the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Histogram in England

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in England

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET across the England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Histogram in England

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
London -20 546 £400 +6.66% 402
South East -4 416 £363 +11.53% 320
Yorkshire -5 152 £325 +8.33% 155
South West -7 127 £325 - 148
North West -4 112 £313 +4.16% 236
East of England -19 94 £375 +7.14% 126
West Midlands -19 73 £338 -1.81% 108
East Midlands -3 62 £300 +4.34% 88
North East +3 22 £288 +4.54% 28
Midlands +6 2 £235 -
ASP.NET
UK

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 3447 (99.88%) .NET
2 2875 (83.31%) C#
3 1806 (52.33%) JavaScript
4 1751 (50.74%) SQL Server
5 1666 (48.28%) MVC
6 1623 (47.03%) HTML
7 1305 (37.82%) CSS
8 1299 (37.64%) SQL
9 1293 (37.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1165 (33.76%) Agile Software Development
11 1073 (31.09%) jQuery
12 975 (28.25%) Microsoft
13 766 (22.20%) .NET Framework
14 765 (22.17%) WCF
15 653 (18.92%) Web Services
16 632 (18.31%) TDD
17 572 (16.57%) Visual Studio
18 551 (15.97%) XML
19 518 (15.01%) HTML5
20 477 (13.82%) Scrum
21 465 (13.47%) SQL Server 2008
22 424 (12.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 415 (12.03%) Team Foundation Server
24 406 (11.76%) T-SQL
25 402 (11.65%) Finance
26 395 (11.45%) Ajax
27 385 (11.16%) SharePoint
28 382 (11.07%) Oracle
29 376 (10.90%) Windows
30 347 (10.06%) OO

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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
1 385 (11.16%) SharePoint
2 318 (9.21%) CMS
3 261 (7.56%) IIS
4 175 (5.07%) SharePoint 2010
5 138 (4.00%) Umbraco
6 136 (3.94%) SharePoint 2013
7 116 (3.36%) Sitecore CMS
8 78 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
9 65 (1.88%) Kentico
10 54 (1.56%) Node.js
11 42 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
12 23 (0.67%) Apache
13 19 (0.55%) Sitefinity
14 18 (0.52%) MQSeries
15 16 (0.46%) EPiServer CMS
16 13 (0.38%) Confluence
16 13 (0.38%) WebSphere
17 12 (0.35%) DNN
18 11 (0.32%) WordPress
18 11 (0.32%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 278 (8.06%) MS Excel
2 65 (1.88%) MS Office
3 38 (1.10%) InfoPath
4 23 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 15 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (0.35%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.26%) Mingle
7 9 (0.26%) MS Visio
8 8 (0.23%) MS Project
9 7 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (0.17%) PowerPivot
11 2 (0.058%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.029%) CATIA
12 1 (0.029%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 176 (5.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 83 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
3 24 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
4 18 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 7 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
6 6 (0.17%) Markit EDM
7 4 (0.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.12%) Oracle Retail
8 3 (0.087%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.058%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.058%) Adaptiv
9 2 (0.058%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.058%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.058%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.058%) SAP ECC
10 1 (0.029%) SiteCatalyst
10 1 (0.029%) Cerner Millennium
10 1 (0.029%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.029%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.029%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 151 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (0.84%) Office 365
3 24 (0.70%) SaaS
4 15 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.17%) PaaS
7 5 (0.14%) Yammer
8 3 (0.087%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.087%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.087%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.058%) IaaS
10 1 (0.029%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.029%) GitHub
10 1 (0.029%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 90 (2.61%) Intranet
2 72 (2.09%) TCP/IP
3 56 (1.62%) HTTP
4 46 (1.33%) SAN
5 43 (1.25%) Internet
6 28 (0.81%) SSL
7 18 (0.52%) DNS
8 15 (0.43%) HTTPS
9 14 (0.41%) FTP
10 12 (0.35%) Extranet
10 12 (0.35%) Wireshark
11 9 (0.26%) LDAP
12 7 (0.20%) Kerberos
13 6 (0.17%) Firewall
14 5 (0.14%) DHCP
14 5 (0.14%) SMTP
14 5 (0.14%) LAN
14 5 (0.14%) WAN
14 5 (0.14%) CTI
14 5 (0.14%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1751 (50.74%) SQL Server
2 465 (13.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 260 (7.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 232 (6.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 192 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 169 (4.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 130 (3.77%) Oracle Database
8 115 (3.33%) Relational Database
9 93 (2.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 86 (2.49%) Oracle Reports
11 60 (1.74%) MySQL
12 45 (1.30%) Oracle Database 10g
13 43 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
14 36 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
15 35 (1.01%) Crystal Reports
15 35 (1.01%) NoSQL
16 34 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
17 33 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 30 (0.87%) RavenDB
19 28 (0.81%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 572 (16.57%) Visual Studio
2 415 (12.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 191 (5.53%) NUnit
4 103 (2.98%) Subversion
5 101 (2.93%) Git (software)
6 77 (2.23%) SpecFlow
7 64 (1.85%) Selenium
8 62 (1.80%) MSTest
9 61 (1.77%) Moq
10 54 (1.56%) Rhino Mocks
11 52 (1.51%) JIRA
12 46 (1.33%) TeamCity
13 34 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 32 (0.93%) Jenkins
15 28 (0.81%) Axure RP
16 26 (0.75%) ReSharper
17 24 (0.70%) MSBuild
18 23 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
19 22 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
20 21 (0.61%) CruiseControl
General
1 402 (11.65%) Finance
2 119 (3.45%) Banking
3 89 (2.58%) Marketing
4 86 (2.49%) Retail
5 56 (1.62%) Advertising
6 52 (1.51%) Back Office
7 45 (1.30%) Telecoms
8 43 (1.25%) Front Office
9 41 (1.19%) Publishing
10 40 (1.16%) Investment Banking
11 29 (0.84%) Legal
12 28 (0.81%) Manufacturing
13 21 (0.61%) Electronics
14 11 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.29%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.29%) Law
16 9 (0.26%) Games
17 6 (0.17%) Local Government
18 5 (0.14%) Automotive
19 4 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2789 (80.82%) Developer
2 1507 (43.67%) .NET Developer
3 767 (22.23%) C# Developer
4 564 (16.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 524 (15.18%) ASP.NET Developer
6 400 (11.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 284 (8.23%) Web Developer
8 278 (8.06%) Senior Developer
9 184 (5.33%) SharePoint Developer
10 167 (4.84%) Analyst
11 146 (4.23%) Senior .NET Developer
12 138 (4.00%) Architect
13 116 (3.36%) .NET Web Developer
14 110 (3.19%) Software Developer
15 106 (3.07%) SQL Developer
16 80 (2.32%) CRM Developer
17 76 (2.20%) Agile .NET Developer
18 70 (2.03%) Senior C# Developer
18 70 (2.03%) Sitecore Developer
19 67 (1.94%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3447 (99.88%) .NET
2 1623 (47.03%) HTML
3 1305 (37.82%) CSS
4 1293 (37.47%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1073 (31.09%) jQuery
6 766 (22.20%) .NET Framework
7 765 (22.17%) WCF
8 653 (18.92%) Web Services
9 551 (15.97%) XML
10 518 (15.01%) HTML5
11 424 (12.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 395 (11.45%) Ajax
13 312 (9.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 309 (8.95%) CSS3
15 279 (8.08%) AngularJS
16 250 (7.24%) ASP.NET Web API
17 233 (6.75%) LINQ
18 207 (6.00%) KnockoutJS
19 191 (5.53%) WPF
20 189 (5.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 124 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (2.90%) Computer Science
3 80 (2.32%) N-Tier
4 78 (2.26%) User Experience
5 68 (1.97%) Mobile App
6 62 (1.80%) NHS
7 52 (1.51%) Inversion of Control
8 51 (1.48%) Management Information System
9 48 (1.39%) Open Source
10 39 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
11 36 (1.04%) W3C
12 21 (0.61%) Web 2.0
12 21 (0.61%) Visualisation
13 18 (0.52%) DTV
13 18 (0.52%) Mathematics
14 17 (0.49%) Kindle
15 16 (0.46%) GIS
15 16 (0.46%) Social Media
16 14 (0.41%) Data Structures
16 14 (0.41%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 376 (10.90%) Windows
2 110 (3.19%) UNIX
3 69 (2.00%) Linux
4 57 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 56 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (1.42%) Android
7 40 (1.16%) Apple iOS
8 29 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
10 14 (0.41%) Windows 7
11 13 (0.38%) Windows XP
12 11 (0.32%) Windows 2000
12 11 (0.32%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.14%) VMS
13 5 (0.14%) AIX
14 3 (0.087%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.087%) Solaris
14 3 (0.087%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.087%) OpenVMS
15 2 (0.058%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1666 (48.28%) MVC
2 1165 (33.76%) Agile Software Development
3 632 (18.31%) TDD
4 477 (13.82%) Scrum
5 347 (10.06%) OO
6 335 (9.71%) Web Development
7 255 (7.39%) CRM
8 241 (6.98%) Unit Testing
8 241 (6.98%) BDD
9 220 (6.37%) E-Commerce
10 203 (5.88%) SOA
11 186 (5.39%) Continuous Integration
12 152 (4.40%) Project Management
13 146 (4.23%) OOP
14 133 (3.85%) Workflow
15 127 (3.68%) Business Intelligence
16 115 (3.33%) Software Engineering
17 109 (3.16%) Content Management
18 102 (2.96%) Dependency Injection
18 102 (2.96%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 2875 (83.31%) C#
2 1806 (52.33%) JavaScript
3 1299 (37.64%) SQL
4 406 (11.76%) T-SQL
5 341 (9.88%) VB.NET
6 143 (4.14%) VB
7 139 (4.03%) Java
8 112 (3.25%) PowerShell
9 100 (2.90%) PL/SQL
10 76 (2.20%) VBScript
11 68 (1.97%) VBA
12 61 (1.77%) PHP
13 46 (1.33%) C++
14 35 (1.01%) VB6
15 32 (0.93%) C
15 32 (0.93%) XPath
16 30 (0.87%) Python
17 21 (0.61%) Ruby
18 19 (0.55%) XAML
19 15 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 275 (7.97%) Security Cleared
2 224 (6.49%) SC Cleared
3 168 (4.87%) Degree
4 122 (3.54%) ISTQB
5 81 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 74 (2.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 67 (1.94%) DV Cleared
8 61 (1.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 47 (1.36%) ISEB
10 34 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
11 29 (0.84%) MCITP
12 9 (0.26%) MCTS
12 9 (0.26%) MCP
12 9 (0.26%) MCSE
12 9 (0.26%) CCNA
13 8 (0.23%) MCSA
14 3 (0.087%) BC Cleared
14 3 (0.087%) CCNP
15 2 (0.058%) HNC
15 2 (0.058%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (1.91%) QA
2 21 (0.61%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.23%) WCAG
4 7 (0.20%) SLA
5 6 (0.17%) HL7
6 4 (0.12%) WAI
6 4 (0.12%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.087%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.087%) COBIT
8 1 (0.029%) DICOM
8 1 (0.029%) GxP
8 1 (0.029%) EMIR
8 1 (0.029%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 42 (1.22%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.38%) Nmap
3 6 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.14%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.14%) Firmware
5 4 (0.12%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.087%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.058%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.058%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.029%) Varnish
8 1 (0.029%) Squid
8 1 (0.029%) GridGain
8 1 (0.029%) Docker
Systems Management
1 35 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (0.38%) Nessus
2 13 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.29%) Puppet
4 3 (0.087%) CORE IMPACT
5 2 (0.058%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.058%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.029%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.029%) SCCM
6 1 (0.029%) SCOM
6 1 (0.029%) WSUS
6 1 (0.029%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.029%) Control-M
6 1 (0.029%) MOM
6 1 (0.029%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.029%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.029%) logstash
Vendors
1 975 (28.25%) Microsoft
2 382 (11.07%) Oracle
3 164 (4.75%) Sitecore
4 126 (3.65%) HP
5 67 (1.94%) EPiServer
6 50 (1.45%) Telerik
7 47 (1.36%) Citrix
8 44 (1.27%) Adobe
9 37 (1.07%) Open Text
9 37 (1.07%) Google
10 35 (1.01%) RedDot
11 32 (0.93%) Ektron
12 31 (0.90%) SAP
13 27 (0.78%) Twitter
14 26 (0.75%) Cisco
15 23 (0.67%) Xamarin
16 13 (0.38%) DevExpress
17 12 (0.35%) Facebook
18 8 (0.23%) Nintex
18 8 (0.23%) Red Hat
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Senitor Associates
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Roc Search
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Public Health England
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