The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 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 Manchester 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 23 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 74 76 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.02% 7.38% 8.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.89% 24.76% 27.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 46 90
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £245 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £33.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £33.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.70% +34.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
338 307 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 27.48% 29.81% 32.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 186 222
Average daily rate £325 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 19
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.68% +2.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +7.69%
ASP.NET
North West

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 10 July 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 10 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 0 4 £215 -28.33% 9
Altrincham - 4 £325 - 5
Bolton - 2 £205 - 9
Salford - 2 £300 - 2
Wigan +1 1 - - 6
Bury - 1 £325 - 2
Cheadle - - - -
Oldham - - - - 5
Rochdale - - - - 2
Sale - - - - 2
ASP.NET
North West

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 July 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.

1 172 (100.00%) .NET
2 155 (90.12%) C#
3 97 (56.40%) MVC
4 93 (54.07%) SQL Server
5 85 (49.42%) JavaScript
6 84 (48.84%) HTML
7 80 (46.51%) CSS
8 71 (41.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 60 (34.88%) jQuery
9 60 (34.88%) WCF
10 59 (34.30%) Web Services
11 53 (30.81%) SQL
12 40 (23.26%) .NET Framework
13 36 (20.93%) Visual Studio
14 34 (19.77%) SQL Server 2008
15 33 (19.19%) OO
16 32 (18.60%) XML
17 27 (15.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 27 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
18 26 (15.12%) TDD
18 26 (15.12%) WPF
19 25 (14.53%) T-SQL
20 23 (13.37%) SharePoint
20 23 (13.37%) OOD
21 22 (12.79%) HTML5
22 20 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 20 (11.63%) Windows
23 18 (10.47%) LINQ
23 18 (10.47%) Web Development
24 17 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 23 (13.37%) SharePoint
2 14 (8.14%) CMS
2 14 (8.14%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (6.40%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (5.23%) IIS
5 8 (4.65%) Umbraco
6 7 (4.07%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (2.33%) Node.js
8 2 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.58%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.58%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.58%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.58%) Office 365
2 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.91%) Internet
2 4 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (54.07%) SQL Server
2 34 (19.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.74%) SQLPlus
8 2 (1.16%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.16%) QlikView
8 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.58%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.58%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 36 (20.93%) Visual Studio
2 13 (7.56%) NUnit
3 8 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.07%) TeamCity
4 7 (4.07%) MSTest
5 6 (3.49%) SpecFlow
6 5 (2.91%) Moq
6 5 (2.91%) ReSharper
6 5 (2.91%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.74%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.74%) LLBLGen Pro
8 1 (0.58%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.58%) Grunt
8 1 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.58%) JIRA
8 1 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.58%) PowerBuilder
General
1 12 (6.98%) Finance
2 7 (4.07%) Retail
3 3 (1.74%) Banking
4 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.58%) Local Government
4 1 (0.58%) Legal
4 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 162 (94.19%) Developer
2 106 (61.63%) .NET Developer
3 40 (23.26%) ASP.NET Developer
4 39 (22.67%) C# Developer
5 31 (18.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (13.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (11.05%) Web Developer
8 14 (8.14%) SharePoint Developer
9 13 (7.56%) .NET Web Developer
10 11 (6.40%) C# Web Developer
10 11 (6.40%) Software Developer
11 5 (2.91%) Umbraco Developer
11 5 (2.91%) Front-End Developer
12 4 (2.33%) .NET Software Developer
12 4 (2.33%) Senior Developer
12 4 (2.33%) SQL Developer
13 3 (1.74%) VB.NET Developer
13 3 (1.74%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
14 2 (1.16%) CRM Developer
14 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (100.00%) .NET
2 84 (48.84%) HTML
3 80 (46.51%) CSS
4 71 (41.28%) ASP.NET MVC
5 60 (34.88%) WCF
5 60 (34.88%) jQuery
6 59 (34.30%) Web Services
7 40 (23.26%) .NET Framework
8 32 (18.60%) XML
9 27 (15.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 26 (15.12%) WPF
11 22 (12.79%) HTML5
12 20 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 18 (10.47%) LINQ
14 17 (9.88%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 14 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (8.14%) WinForms
16 13 (7.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (7.56%) KnockoutJS
17 12 (6.98%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.07%) RIA
1 7 (4.07%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.49%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.33%) Kindle
4 3 (1.74%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.74%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (1.74%) NHS
4 3 (1.74%) W3C
4 3 (1.74%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.16%) Replication
6 1 (0.58%) Informatics
6 1 (0.58%) Social Media
6 1 (0.58%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.63%) Windows
2 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (56.40%) MVC
2 33 (19.19%) OO
3 27 (15.70%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (15.12%) TDD
5 23 (13.37%) OOD
6 18 (10.47%) Web Development
7 16 (9.30%) Scrum
8 10 (5.81%) E-Commerce
9 8 (4.65%) MVVM
10 7 (4.07%) BDD
10 7 (4.07%) Web Application Development
10 7 (4.07%) Time Management
10 7 (4.07%) Business Analysis
10 7 (4.07%) User Stories
10 7 (4.07%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (2.91%) Web Design
11 5 (2.91%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (2.33%) Unit Testing
12 4 (2.33%) Project Management
13 3 (1.74%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 155 (90.12%) C#
2 85 (49.42%) JavaScript
3 53 (30.81%) SQL
4 25 (14.53%) T-SQL
5 14 (8.14%) VB.NET
6 11 (6.40%) PL/SQL
7 7 (4.07%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.16%) Java
8 2 (1.16%) VB
9 1 (0.58%) VBA
9 1 (0.58%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (3.49%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.74%) Varnish
2 1 (0.58%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (9.30%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.23%) Oracle
3 7 (4.07%) Twitter
4 3 (1.74%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.74%) Telerik
5 2 (1.16%) Google
5 2 (1.16%) Adobe
5 2 (1.16%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.58%) Open Text
6 1 (0.58%) EPiServer
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