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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 32 26 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 66 69 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.75% 6.23% 9.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.79% 19.38% 25.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 42 72
Average daily rate
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£310 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+0.15% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.60 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +1.53%
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
371 356 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 26.71% 32.16% 36.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 214 227
Average daily rate £325 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £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 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £32.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +1 1 £300 -29.41% 6
Altrincham -2 1 - - 13
Bolton - 1 £300 - 14
Cheadle - - - - 3
Rochdale - - - - 2
Salford - - - - 1
Ashton-under-Lyne - - - -
Wigan - - - - 6
ASP.NET
North West

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 120 (100.00%) .NET
2 113 (94.17%) C#
3 78 (65.00%) JavaScript
4 77 (64.17%) MVC
5 73 (60.83%) HTML
6 72 (60.00%) SQL Server
7 71 (59.17%) CSS
8 64 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 62 (51.67%) jQuery
10 42 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
11 32 (26.67%) SQL
12 31 (25.83%) Visual Studio
12 31 (25.83%) Microsoft
12 31 (25.83%) TDD
12 31 (25.83%) .NET Framework
13 30 (25.00%) Web Services
14 29 (24.17%) Ajax
15 28 (23.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 25 (20.83%) T-SQL
16 25 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
17 23 (19.17%) XML
18 21 (17.50%) Web Development
19 20 (16.67%) WCF
20 19 (15.83%) HTML5
20 19 (15.83%) Scrum
21 18 (15.00%) LINQ
22 17 (14.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 16 (13.33%) MS Excel
24 15 (12.50%) RavenDB
25 14 (11.67%) CSS3

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 12 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 10 (8.33%) CMS
3 8 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (4.17%) Apache
4 5 (4.17%) Orchard CMS
4 5 (4.17%) Apache Spark
4 5 (4.17%) Apache Solr
5 4 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.50%) IIS
6 3 (2.50%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.83%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (0.83%) Node.js
7 1 (0.83%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.50%) Mingle
3 2 (1.67%) MS Office
4 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Office 365
1 1 (0.83%) IaaS
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
1 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.50%) Intranet
1 3 (2.50%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 25 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (12.50%) RavenDB
4 14 (11.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.33%) Big Data
6 4 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.50%) Couchbase
7 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.83%) OLAP
8 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (25.83%) Visual Studio
2 13 (10.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 5 (4.17%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.50%) Selenium
4 3 (2.50%) Subversion
4 3 (2.50%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.67%) SpecFlow
5 2 (1.67%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.83%) NUnit
6 1 (0.83%) JMeter
6 1 (0.83%) MSTest
General
1 9 (7.50%) Retail
2 6 (5.00%) Finance
3 2 (1.67%) Back Office
3 2 (1.67%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.83%) Advertising
4 1 (0.83%) Electronics
4 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 112 (93.33%) Developer
2 64 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 32 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 27 (22.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 21 (17.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (15.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (10.83%) Senior Developer
8 11 (9.17%) Web Developer
9 9 (7.50%) SharePoint Developer
10 7 (5.83%) Senior C# Developer
11 6 (5.00%) Agile .NET Developer
11 6 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (5.00%) Software Developer
12 5 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
13 3 (2.50%) Sitecore Developer
13 3 (2.50%) Front-End Developer
13 3 (2.50%) Umbraco Developer
14 2 (1.67%) Designer
14 2 (1.67%) UI Designer
14 2 (1.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (100.00%) .NET
2 73 (60.83%) HTML
3 71 (59.17%) CSS
4 64 (53.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 62 (51.67%) jQuery
6 31 (25.83%) .NET Framework
7 30 (25.00%) Web Services
8 29 (24.17%) Ajax
9 28 (23.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 23 (19.17%) XML
11 20 (16.67%) WCF
12 19 (15.83%) HTML5
13 18 (15.00%) LINQ
14 17 (14.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (11.67%) CSS3
15 14 (11.67%) REST
16 13 (10.83%) RESTful
17 9 (7.50%) XSLT
17 9 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 7 (5.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.17%) NHS
2 9 (7.50%) N-Tier
3 7 (5.83%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.00%) User Experience
5 5 (4.17%) Open Source
6 4 (3.33%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.67%) W3C
8 1 (0.83%) Informatics
8 1 (0.83%) Animation
8 1 (0.83%) BBC
8 1 (0.83%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.83%) iDTV
8 1 (0.83%) DTV
8 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.83%) Linked Data
8 1 (0.83%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.83%) Windows
1 1 (0.83%) Android
1 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (64.17%) MVC
2 42 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (25.83%) TDD
4 21 (17.50%) Web Development
5 19 (15.83%) Scrum
6 14 (11.67%) Mentoring
6 14 (11.67%) SOA
7 13 (10.83%) OO
8 9 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
8 9 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (5.83%) BDD
10 6 (5.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.00%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.17%) Workflow
11 5 (4.17%) E-Commerce
11 5 (4.17%) ITIL
11 5 (4.17%) PRINCE2
11 5 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (3.33%) MVVM
12 4 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 113 (94.17%) C#
2 78 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 32 (26.67%) SQL
4 25 (20.83%) T-SQL
5 8 (6.67%) XPath
6 7 (5.83%) Ruby
7 3 (2.50%) XAML
7 3 (2.50%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.67%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.67%) VB
9 1 (0.83%) C
9 1 (0.83%) Python
9 1 (0.83%) PHP
9 1 (0.83%) Java
9 1 (0.83%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.83%) PHP5
9 1 (0.83%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.17%) Degree
2 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 31 (25.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.50%) Telerik
2 3 (2.50%) Twitter
2 3 (2.50%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe
3 1 (0.83%) HP
3 1 (0.83%) SAP
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle
3 1 (0.83%) EPiServer
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