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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 31 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 5 19 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.72% 8.96% 11.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 28.79% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 11
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£190 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.20% -10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £313
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -0.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
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
45 66 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.52% 31.13% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 41 34
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £260 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £370
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 £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 December 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
Liverpool -12 3 £190 -45.71% 11
St Helens - 2 - -
Wirral - - - - 1
Birkenhead - - - -
ASP.NET
North West

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 21 (100.00%) .NET
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (80.95%) C#
3 16 (76.19%) HTML
3 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
4 11 (52.38%) Umbraco
5 10 (47.62%) HTML5
6 9 (42.86%) Degree
6 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 9 (42.86%) SQL
6 9 (42.86%) CSS
7 8 (38.10%) MVC
7 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 8 (38.10%) Content Management
8 6 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (23.81%) jQuery
9 5 (23.81%) IIS
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle
10 4 (19.05%) XML
10 4 (19.05%) NHS
10 4 (19.05%) WCF
10 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (19.05%) Web Development
11 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
11 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (14.29%) QA
11 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (14.29%) Web Services

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 11 (52.38%) Umbraco
2 8 (38.10%) SharePoint
3 6 (28.57%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (23.81%) IIS
5 2 (9.52%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) QlikView
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) DTS
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Web Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Systems Developer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (76.19%) HTML
3 10 (47.62%) HTML5
4 9 (42.86%) CSS
5 5 (23.81%) jQuery
6 4 (19.05%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) WCF
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (14.29%) Web Services
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (9.52%) SOAP
8 2 (9.52%) XHTML
8 2 (9.52%) XSLT
8 2 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
9 1 (4.76%) Ajax
9 1 (4.76%) CSS3
9 1 (4.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) NHS
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
2 8 (38.10%) MVC
2 8 (38.10%) Content Management
3 4 (19.05%) Web Development
4 3 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Scrum
5 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C#
2 16 (76.19%) JavaScript
3 9 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) VBScript
5 1 (4.76%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) HL7
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 4 (19.05%) Oracle
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Computer Futures
Rate: £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago