The table below looks at the statistics for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 40 13 17
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +4
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 57 102 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.19% 8.40% 8.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.25% 26.84% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 69 79
Average daily rate
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£325 £310 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £352 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £34.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+9.48% +5.38%
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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
400 380 547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.37% 31.28% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 238 258
Average daily rate £325 £320 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £385 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 21
Average hourly rate £30.00 £18.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -30.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Stockport -3 3 - - 8
Wigan +1 2 - - 9
Altrincham 0 2 £325 -15.58% 4
Oldham -3 2 - -
Bolton - 1 - - 9
Bury - - - - 2
Cheadle - - - - 1
Rochdale - - - -
Sale - - - - 1
ASP.NET
North West

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 145 (100.00%) .NET
2 138 (95.17%) C#
3 86 (59.31%) MVC
4 84 (57.93%) HTML
5 79 (54.48%) CSS
6 77 (53.10%) JavaScript
7 75 (51.72%) SQL Server
8 64 (44.14%) jQuery
9 58 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 52 (35.86%) Web Services
11 46 (31.72%) WCF
12 41 (28.28%) .NET Framework
13 35 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (23.45%) Visual Studio
15 33 (22.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 32 (22.07%) SQL
17 25 (17.24%) XML
17 25 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
18 20 (13.79%) Web Development
18 20 (13.79%) SharePoint
19 19 (13.10%) HTML5
20 18 (12.41%) Microsoft
20 18 (12.41%) WPF
20 18 (12.41%) TDD
21 17 (11.72%) LINQ
22 16 (11.03%) T-SQL
23 15 (10.34%) OO
23 15 (10.34%) Scrum
24 14 (9.66%) Windows
24 14 (9.66%) Team Foundation Server

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 20 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 13 (8.97%) CMS
3 12 (8.28%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (8.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (6.21%) Umbraco
5 7 (4.83%) IIS
6 3 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.07%) Node.js
6 3 (2.07%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.69%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (0.69%) Lync
7 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (2.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.38%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.69%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.69%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.38%) Office 365
3 1 (0.69%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.76%) Intranet
1 4 (2.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (51.72%) SQL Server
2 25 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (8.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.38%) SQLPlus
7 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.38%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.38%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.69%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.69%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.69%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 34 (23.45%) Visual Studio
2 14 (9.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.45%) MSTest
3 5 (3.45%) NUnit
4 4 (2.76%) Mercurial
4 4 (2.76%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.38%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.38%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.69%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.69%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.69%) LLBLGen Pro
6 1 (0.69%) JIRA
6 1 (0.69%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (5.52%) Retail
2 5 (3.45%) Finance
3 3 (2.07%) Advertising
4 2 (1.38%) Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
5 1 (0.69%) Back Office
5 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.69%) Legal
5 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 136 (93.79%) Developer
2 77 (53.10%) .NET Developer
3 26 (17.93%) C# Developer
4 23 (15.86%) ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (13.10%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (11.03%) SharePoint Developer
7 15 (10.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (4.83%) Umbraco Developer
8 7 (4.83%) Software Developer
8 7 (4.83%) Web Developer
9 4 (2.76%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (2.07%) Sitecore Developer
10 3 (2.07%) CRM Developer
10 3 (2.07%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 3 (2.07%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (2.07%) .NET Web Developer
10 3 (2.07%) C# Web Developer
10 3 (2.07%) VB.NET Developer
11 2 (1.38%) .NET Team Leader
11 2 (1.38%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (57.93%) HTML
3 79 (54.48%) CSS
4 64 (44.14%) jQuery
5 58 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (35.86%) Web Services
7 46 (31.72%) WCF
8 41 (28.28%) .NET Framework
9 33 (22.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 25 (17.24%) XML
11 19 (13.10%) HTML5
12 18 (12.41%) WPF
13 17 (11.72%) LINQ
14 13 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (8.97%) Ajax
15 11 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 11 (7.59%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 11 (7.59%) REST
15 11 (7.59%) CSS3
15 11 (7.59%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.14%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.07%) User Experience
3 2 (1.38%) RIA
3 2 (1.38%) Online Banking
3 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.69%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (0.69%) Open Source
4 1 (0.69%) Social Media
4 1 (0.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.66%) Windows
2 1 (0.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.69%) Android
2 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (59.31%) MVC
2 35 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (13.79%) Web Development
4 18 (12.41%) TDD
5 15 (10.34%) OO
5 15 (10.34%) Scrum
6 8 (5.52%) Time Management
6 8 (5.52%) OOD
7 6 (4.14%) Business Analysis
8 5 (3.45%) MVVM
8 5 (3.45%) CRM
9 4 (2.76%) Unit Testing
9 4 (2.76%) Web Application Development
10 3 (2.07%) Technical Analysis
10 3 (2.07%) BDD
10 3 (2.07%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (2.07%) E-Commerce
11 2 (1.38%) Migration
11 2 (1.38%) OOP
11 2 (1.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 138 (95.17%) C#
2 77 (53.10%) JavaScript
3 32 (22.07%) SQL
4 16 (11.03%) T-SQL
5 9 (6.21%) VB.NET
6 8 (5.52%) PowerShell
7 5 (3.45%) PL/SQL
8 3 (2.07%) XPath
9 2 (1.38%) XAML
9 2 (1.38%) VB
10 1 (0.69%) VB6
10 1 (0.69%) VBA
10 1 (0.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (5.52%) Degree
2 1 (0.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.69%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 18 (12.41%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.45%) Oracle
3 4 (2.76%) Sitecore
3 4 (2.76%) Twitter
4 3 (2.07%) Telerik
5 2 (1.38%) Adobe
5 2 (1.38%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.69%) Open Text
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