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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 38 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 56 84 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.02% 7.34% 8.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.66% 25.85% 21.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 53 62
Average daily rate
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£318 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.41% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £373 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £17.75 £26.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +11.66%
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
410 325 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.41% 28.38% 38.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 192 246
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 22
Average hourly rate £11.25 £33.00 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.90% +28.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -2 2 - - 17
Bolton - 1 - - 6
Cheadle - - - - 5
Oldham - - - - 3
Rochdale - - - - 2
Salford - - - - 4
Wigan - - - - 9
Altrincham - - - - 9
Ashton-under-Lyne - - - -
ASP.NET
North West

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 133 (100.00%) .NET
2 126 (94.74%) C#
3 86 (64.66%) MVC
4 81 (60.90%) HTML
5 76 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 76 (57.14%) CSS
6 73 (54.89%) SQL Server
7 63 (47.37%) jQuery
8 57 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 51 (38.35%) Web Services
10 43 (32.33%) WCF
11 35 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (26.32%) Visual Studio
12 33 (24.81%) .NET Framework
13 29 (21.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 27 (20.30%) SQL Server 2008
14 27 (20.30%) SQL
15 26 (19.55%) XML
16 24 (18.05%) Microsoft
17 23 (17.29%) TDD
18 22 (16.54%) Web Development
19 19 (14.29%) SharePoint
19 19 (14.29%) T-SQL
20 18 (13.53%) LINQ
21 17 (12.78%) Ajax
21 17 (12.78%) SQL Server 2005
21 17 (12.78%) HTML5
22 16 (12.03%) Scrum
23 15 (11.28%) WPF
24 14 (10.53%) OO

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 19 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 12 (9.02%) CMS
2 12 (9.02%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (7.52%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (4.51%) Umbraco
5 4 (3.01%) IIS
6 3 (2.26%) Apache
6 3 (2.26%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.26%) Apache Solr
6 3 (2.26%) Orchard CMS
6 3 (2.26%) Apache Spark
7 2 (1.50%) Node.js
8 1 (0.75%) EPiServer CMS
8 1 (0.75%) Lync
8 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (6.02%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.26%) Mingle
3 2 (1.50%) MS Office
4 1 (0.75%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.75%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.75%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.50%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.01%) Intranet
1 4 (3.01%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (54.89%) SQL Server
2 27 (20.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (12.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (4.51%) RavenDB
5 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.50%) Big Data
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.75%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.75%) MySQL
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 12 (9.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (3.76%) MSTest
4 3 (2.26%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (1.50%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.50%) NUnit
5 2 (1.50%) Selenium
6 1 (0.75%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.75%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.75%) LLBLGen Pro
6 1 (0.75%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.75%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (6.77%) Retail
2 4 (3.01%) Finance
3 3 (2.26%) Advertising
4 2 (1.50%) Banking
4 2 (1.50%) Back Office
5 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 125 (93.98%) Developer
2 72 (54.14%) .NET Developer
3 23 (17.29%) C# Developer
4 18 (13.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (12.03%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (10.53%) SharePoint Developer
7 13 (9.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (6.77%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.26%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Web Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Umbraco Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Front-End Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Agile .NET Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Senior .NET Developer
12 3 (2.26%) CRM Developer
12 3 (2.26%) Sitecore Developer
12 3 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 3 (2.26%) Senior C# Developer
13 2 (1.50%) .NET Team Leader
13 2 (1.50%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (100.00%) .NET
2 81 (60.90%) HTML
3 76 (57.14%) CSS
4 63 (47.37%) jQuery
5 57 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 51 (38.35%) Web Services
7 43 (32.33%) WCF
8 33 (24.81%) .NET Framework
9 29 (21.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 26 (19.55%) XML
11 18 (13.53%) LINQ
12 17 (12.78%) Ajax
12 17 (12.78%) HTML5
13 15 (11.28%) WPF
14 11 (8.27%) REST
15 10 (7.52%) WinForms
15 10 (7.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 9 (6.77%) ASP.NET Web API
17 8 (6.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 8 (6.02%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.01%) User Experience
2 4 (3.01%) N-Tier
2 4 (3.01%) NHS
3 3 (2.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.26%) Open Source
4 2 (1.50%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.50%) Online Banking
5 1 (0.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.02%) Windows
2 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.75%) Android
2 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (64.66%) MVC
2 35 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (17.29%) TDD
4 22 (16.54%) Web Development
5 16 (12.03%) Scrum
6 14 (10.53%) OO
7 6 (4.51%) SOA
7 6 (4.51%) Business Analysis
7 6 (4.51%) Unit Testing
7 6 (4.51%) Time Management
7 6 (4.51%) Mentoring
8 5 (3.76%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (3.76%) BDD
8 5 (3.76%) CRM
9 4 (3.01%) Workflow
9 4 (3.01%) OOD
10 3 (2.26%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (2.26%) Pair Programming
10 3 (2.26%) ITIL
10 3 (2.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 126 (94.74%) C#
2 76 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 27 (20.30%) SQL
4 19 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 6 (4.51%) VB.NET
5 6 (4.51%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.76%) XPath
7 3 (2.26%) Ruby
8 2 (1.50%) XAML
8 2 (1.50%) VB
9 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.75%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (6.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (18.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.01%) Telerik
3 3 (2.26%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.50%) Twitter
4 2 (1.50%) Oracle
4 2 (1.50%) Adobe
5 1 (0.75%) EPiServer
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