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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 24 20 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 77 77 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.15% 6.83% 8.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.33% 22.13% 25.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 49 89
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £249 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £308
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £33.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +16.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
361 348 451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 28.83% 30.88% 32.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 207 228
Average daily rate £325 £300 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £375 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 20
Average hourly rate £28.75 £22.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.68% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
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 25 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 25 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
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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
Altrincham - 5 £325 - 6
Stockport -2 4 £215 -28.33% 7
Wigan +2 2 - - 10
Salford +2 2 £300 +22.44% 6
Oldham - 2 - - 3
Bolton - 2 £205 - 8
Bury - 1 £325 - 2
Cheadle - - - -
Rochdale - - - -
Sale - - - - 2
ASP.NET
North West

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 177 (100.00%) .NET
2 160 (90.40%) C#
3 104 (58.76%) MVC
4 93 (52.54%) SQL Server
5 89 (50.28%) HTML
6 87 (49.15%) JavaScript
7 84 (47.46%) CSS
8 73 (41.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 66 (37.29%) WCF
9 66 (37.29%) jQuery
10 61 (34.46%) Web Services
11 50 (28.25%) SQL
12 45 (25.42%) .NET Framework
13 39 (22.03%) Visual Studio
14 34 (19.21%) SQL Server 2008
15 33 (18.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 33 (18.64%) OO
16 31 (17.51%) XML
17 28 (15.82%) WPF
18 27 (15.25%) TDD
19 26 (14.69%) HTML5
20 25 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
21 23 (12.99%) OOD
22 22 (12.43%) T-SQL
23 21 (11.86%) SharePoint
24 19 (10.73%) Windows
24 19 (10.73%) Web Development
24 19 (10.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
25 18 (10.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
25 18 (10.17%) LINQ

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 21 (11.86%) SharePoint
2 14 (7.91%) CMS
3 12 (6.78%) SharePoint 2010
4 10 (5.65%) Umbraco
5 9 (5.08%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (4.52%) IIS
7 7 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (2.26%) Node.js
9 2 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (1.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.56%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.56%) Office 365
2 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.39%) Internet
2 5 (2.82%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (52.54%) SQL Server
2 34 (19.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (7.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 11 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.69%) SQLPlus
8 2 (1.13%) QlikView
8 2 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.13%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.13%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.56%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 39 (22.03%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.91%) NUnit
3 9 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (3.95%) TeamCity
4 7 (3.95%) MSTest
5 6 (3.39%) SpecFlow
6 5 (2.82%) Moq
6 5 (2.82%) ReSharper
6 5 (2.82%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.69%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.56%) JIRA
8 1 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.56%) PowerBuilder
8 1 (0.56%) LLBLGen Pro
8 1 (0.56%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.56%) Grunt
8 1 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (5.08%) Finance
2 7 (3.95%) Retail
3 3 (1.69%) Advertising
3 3 (1.69%) Banking
4 1 (0.56%) Legal
4 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 168 (94.92%) Developer
2 110 (62.15%) .NET Developer
3 40 (22.60%) ASP.NET Developer
4 38 (21.47%) C# Developer
5 31 (17.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (13.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (11.30%) Web Developer
8 13 (7.34%) SharePoint Developer
8 13 (7.34%) .NET Web Developer
9 11 (6.21%) C# Web Developer
10 10 (5.65%) Software Developer
11 7 (3.95%) Umbraco Developer
12 5 (2.82%) Front-End Developer
13 4 (2.26%) .NET Software Developer
13 4 (2.26%) Senior Developer
13 4 (2.26%) SQL Developer
14 3 (1.69%) VB.NET Developer
14 3 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
14 3 (1.69%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
14 3 (1.69%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (100.00%) .NET
2 89 (50.28%) HTML
3 84 (47.46%) CSS
4 73 (41.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 66 (37.29%) WCF
5 66 (37.29%) jQuery
6 61 (34.46%) Web Services
7 45 (25.42%) .NET Framework
8 33 (18.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 31 (17.51%) XML
10 28 (15.82%) WPF
11 26 (14.69%) HTML5
12 19 (10.73%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 18 (10.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 18 (10.17%) LINQ
14 15 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (7.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (7.91%) KnockoutJS
15 14 (7.91%) WinForms
16 13 (7.34%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.95%) RIA
1 7 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (3.39%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.26%) Kindle
4 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (1.69%) NHS
4 3 (1.69%) W3C
4 3 (1.69%) Online Banking
5 2 (1.13%) Replication
6 1 (0.56%) Informatics
6 1 (0.56%) Social Media
6 1 (0.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.73%) Windows
2 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (58.76%) MVC
2 33 (18.64%) OO
3 27 (15.25%) TDD
4 25 (14.12%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (12.99%) OOD
6 19 (10.73%) Web Development
7 18 (10.17%) Scrum
8 9 (5.08%) MVVM
9 8 (4.52%) Business Analysis
9 8 (4.52%) E-Commerce
10 7 (3.95%) BDD
10 7 (3.95%) Time Management
10 7 (3.95%) Web Application Development
10 7 (3.95%) User Stories
10 7 (3.95%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (2.82%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (2.82%) Web Design
12 4 (2.26%) Project Management
12 4 (2.26%) CRM
12 4 (2.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 160 (90.40%) C#
2 87 (49.15%) JavaScript
3 50 (28.25%) SQL
4 22 (12.43%) T-SQL
5 11 (6.21%) VB.NET
5 11 (6.21%) PL/SQL
6 7 (3.95%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.13%) Java
7 2 (1.13%) VB
8 1 (0.56%) VBA
8 1 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (3.39%) Degree
2 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.26%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.56%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.69%) Varnish
Vendors
1 17 (9.60%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.08%) Oracle
3 7 (3.95%) Twitter
4 3 (1.69%) Sitecore
4 3 (1.69%) Telerik
5 2 (1.13%) Adobe
5 2 (1.13%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.56%) Open Text
6 1 (0.56%) EPiServer
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