The first table below looks at the demand for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 Lancashire 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 43 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 6 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.43% 1.91% 3.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.41% 7.55% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 9
Average daily rate £285 £255 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £201 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £337 £299 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.63
% change year-on-year
- +36.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
81 53 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 19.29% 25.36% 28.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 32 58
Average daily rate £375 £315 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Average hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.38% +62.50%
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 Lancashire

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

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire 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
Preston -12 2 £350 +47.36% 3
Blackburn - 1 £250 - 2
Blackpool - - - - 1
Burnley - - - -
Chorley - - - -
Darwen - - - -
Lancaster - - - - 2
Newton-le-Willows - - - -
Skelmersdale - - - -
ASP.NET
North West

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
3 15 (65.22%) C#
3 15 (65.22%) VB
3 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
4 11 (47.83%) jQuery
5 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 10 (43.48%) MVC
5 10 (43.48%) SQL
6 8 (34.78%) CSS
6 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (30.43%) VB.NET
7 7 (30.43%) HTML
8 6 (26.09%) Web Services
8 6 (26.09%) XML
8 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (21.74%) VB6
9 5 (21.74%) Ajax
9 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
9 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
9 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (17.39%) Classic ASP
10 4 (17.39%) Degree
10 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (17.39%) WCF
11 3 (13.04%) Workflow
11 3 (13.04%) WF
11 3 (13.04%) Subversion
11 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.04%) Subversion
2 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) T4 Templates
4 1 (4.35%) NUnit
General
1 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) .NET Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Web Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Systems Developer
4 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Systems Developer
5 3 (13.04%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.70%) VB Developer
6 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.35%) VB6 Developer
7 1 (4.35%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (47.83%) jQuery
3 8 (34.78%) CSS
3 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (30.43%) HTML
5 6 (26.09%) Web Services
5 6 (26.09%) XML
6 5 (21.74%) Ajax
6 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
7 4 (17.39%) Classic ASP
7 4 (17.39%) WCF
8 3 (13.04%) WF
8 3 (13.04%) LINQ
8 3 (13.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (13.04%) POCO
9 2 (8.70%) JSON
10 1 (4.35%) WinForms
10 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
10 1 (4.35%) XSLT
10 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) W3C
1 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) MVC
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Workflow
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.35%) TDD
5 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) SOA
5 1 (4.35%) ETL
5 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.35%) UML
5 1 (4.35%) OO
5 1 (4.35%) CRM
5 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) JavaScript
2 15 (65.22%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) VB
3 10 (43.48%) SQL
4 7 (30.43%) VB.NET
5 5 (21.74%) VB6
5 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.70%) VBScript
7 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
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