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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 30 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 68 94 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 5.16% 7.87% 8.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.30% 25.68% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 60 86
Average daily rate
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£325 £305 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.55% +3.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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 £36.25 £35.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.20%
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
393 366 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.80% 30.63% 35.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 221 246
Average daily rate £325 £320 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 22
Average hourly rate £30.00 £19.50 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -24.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -5 3 £275 - 10
Altrincham - 3 £325 - 5
Wigan +3 2 - - 7
Oldham -3 2 - - 1
Bolton - 2 £205 - 6
Salford -3 1 £325 +32.65%
Bury - 1 £325 -
Cheadle - - - - 2
Rochdale - - - -
Sale - - - - 2
ASP.NET
North West

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 156 (100.00%) .NET
2 147 (94.23%) C#
3 97 (62.18%) MVC
4 86 (55.13%) HTML
5 82 (52.56%) JavaScript
6 81 (51.92%) CSS
7 80 (51.28%) SQL Server
8 68 (43.59%) jQuery
9 67 (42.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 54 (34.62%) WCF
10 54 (34.62%) Web Services
11 43 (27.56%) .NET Framework
12 35 (22.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 34 (21.79%) Visual Studio
13 34 (21.79%) SQL
14 27 (17.31%) SQL Server 2008
15 25 (16.03%) XML
16 24 (15.38%) Microsoft
16 24 (15.38%) WPF
17 21 (13.46%) HTML5
17 21 (13.46%) SharePoint
18 20 (12.82%) OO
19 19 (12.18%) TDD
20 18 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
21 17 (10.90%) LINQ
21 17 (10.90%) Web Development
21 17 (10.90%) Windows
22 16 (10.26%) T-SQL
22 16 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
22 16 (10.26%) Scrum

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (13.46%) SharePoint
2 13 (8.33%) CMS
3 11 (7.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (7.05%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (6.41%) Umbraco
5 8 (5.13%) IIS
6 5 (3.21%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.92%) Node.js
7 3 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.64%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.64%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (3.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.64%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.28%) Office 365
3 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.21%) Internet
2 4 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (51.28%) SQL Server
2 27 (17.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.28%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.28%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.28%) QlikView
8 2 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.28%) SQLPlus
9 1 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.64%) MySQL
9 1 (0.64%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.64%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 34 (21.79%) Visual Studio
2 12 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (5.13%) NUnit
4 7 (4.49%) MSTest
5 5 (3.21%) TeamCity
6 4 (2.56%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.92%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.92%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.28%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.28%) Moq
8 2 (1.28%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.64%) LLBLGen Pro
9 1 (0.64%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.64%) Grunt
9 1 (0.64%) JIRA
9 1 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (6.41%) Retail
2 6 (3.85%) Finance
3 3 (1.92%) Advertising
3 3 (1.92%) Banking
4 1 (0.64%) Marketing
4 1 (0.64%) Legal
4 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.64%) Back Office
4 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 147 (94.23%) Developer
2 87 (55.77%) .NET Developer
3 29 (18.59%) C# Developer
4 26 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 22 (14.10%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (10.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (9.62%) SharePoint Developer
8 10 (6.41%) Web Developer
9 7 (4.49%) Umbraco Developer
10 6 (3.85%) Software Developer
11 5 (3.21%) C# Web Developer
12 4 (2.56%) .NET Web Developer
12 4 (2.56%) Front-End Developer
12 4 (2.56%) SQL Developer
13 3 (1.92%) VB.NET Developer
13 3 (1.92%) Senior Developer
13 3 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM Developer
13 3 (1.92%) Sitecore Developer
13 3 (1.92%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
13 3 (1.92%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (100.00%) .NET
2 86 (55.13%) HTML
3 81 (51.92%) CSS
4 68 (43.59%) jQuery
5 67 (42.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 54 (34.62%) WCF
6 54 (34.62%) Web Services
7 43 (27.56%) .NET Framework
8 35 (22.44%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 25 (16.03%) XML
10 24 (15.38%) WPF
11 21 (13.46%) HTML5
12 17 (10.90%) LINQ
13 16 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 14 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 14 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web API
14 14 (8.97%) WinForms
15 13 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (7.05%) SOAP
16 11 (7.05%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 3 (1.92%) RIA
2 3 (1.92%) Online Banking
2 3 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.64%) Social Media
3 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.64%) W3C
3 1 (0.64%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.90%) Windows
2 1 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (62.18%) MVC
2 20 (12.82%) OO
3 19 (12.18%) TDD
4 18 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (10.90%) Web Development
6 16 (10.26%) Scrum
7 11 (7.05%) OOD
8 8 (5.13%) Time Management
8 8 (5.13%) Business Analysis
9 6 (3.85%) MVVM
10 5 (3.21%) Web Application Development
10 5 (3.21%) CRM
10 5 (3.21%) E-Commerce
11 4 (2.56%) Unit Testing
11 4 (2.56%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (1.92%) User Stories
12 3 (1.92%) BDD
12 3 (1.92%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (1.92%) Technical Analysis
13 2 (1.28%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 147 (94.23%) C#
2 82 (52.56%) JavaScript
3 34 (21.79%) SQL
4 16 (10.26%) T-SQL
5 9 (5.77%) VB.NET
6 8 (5.13%) PowerShell
7 6 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.28%) VB
8 2 (1.28%) XAML
9 1 (0.64%) VB6
9 1 (0.64%) VBA
9 1 (0.64%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Varnish
Vendors
1 24 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.85%) Oracle
3 5 (3.21%) Twitter
4 4 (2.56%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.28%) Adobe
5 2 (1.28%) Telerik
6 1 (0.64%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.64%) Open Text
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