The table below looks at the statistics for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside 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 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 25 21 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 11 6 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.12% 2.99% 16.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.00% 16.22% 49.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 11
Average daily rate
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£410 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.09% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £247 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £415 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.76% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.36% -2.30%
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 Merseyside region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 37 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.73% 18.41% 33.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 31
Average daily rate £350 £320 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +16.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £275 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £408 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ASP.NET across the Merseyside region.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET across the Merseyside region.

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 23 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
Liverpool +1 10 £410 +13.10% 24
Wirral - - - - 2
Birkenhead - - - -
ASP.NET
North West

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 27 (100.00%) .NET
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 24 (88.89%) C#
3 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
4 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 14 (51.85%) HTML
5 14 (51.85%) IIS
6 12 (44.44%) Web Services
6 12 (44.44%) Windows
6 12 (44.44%) WCF
7 11 (40.74%) Umbraco
7 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (40.74%) XML
8 10 (37.04%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (37.04%) HTML5
8 10 (37.04%) Web Application Development
9 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (33.33%) REST
9 9 (33.33%) Release Management
9 9 (33.33%) Degree
9 9 (33.33%) HTTP
9 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (33.33%) XPath
9 9 (33.33%) XQuery
9 9 (33.33%) MSMQ
9 9 (33.33%) MQSeries
10 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
10 8 (29.63%) CSS
10 8 (29.63%) SQL

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 14 (51.85%) IIS
2 11 (40.74%) Umbraco
3 10 (37.04%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (33.33%) MQSeries
5 8 (29.63%) SharePoint
6 6 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (7.41%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 9 (33.33%) BizTalk Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Applications Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
4 2 (7.41%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Junior
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) HTML
3 12 (44.44%) Web Services
3 12 (44.44%) WCF
4 11 (40.74%) XML
5 10 (37.04%) HTML5
6 9 (33.33%) REST
6 9 (33.33%) MSMQ
7 8 (29.63%) CSS
8 5 (18.52%) jQuery
9 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (7.41%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
10 2 (7.41%) SOAP
10 2 (7.41%) XHTML
11 1 (3.70%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Web Application Development
2 9 (33.33%) Release Management
2 9 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 8 (29.63%) MVC
3 8 (29.63%) Content Management
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) OOP
4 7 (25.93%) OO
4 7 (25.93%) SOA
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) C#
2 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 9 (33.33%) XPath
3 9 (33.33%) XQuery
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 3 (11.11%) VBScript
6 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
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