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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 22 19 6
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 14 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.06% 4.71% 12.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 25.93% 20.93% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 4
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£400 £276 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.79% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+0.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
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
54 43 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.65% 22.51% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 25 16
Average daily rate £375 £313 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +17.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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 -2 11 £405 +31.70% 21
St Helens 0 2 £283 +6.60% 4
Wirral - - - - 2
ASP.NET
North West

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
3 16 (76.19%) C#
4 14 (66.67%) IIS
5 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 12 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
5 12 (57.14%) Windows
5 12 (57.14%) Web Application Development
6 11 (52.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (52.38%) XML
7 9 (42.86%) Web Services
7 9 (42.86%) MSMQ
7 9 (42.86%) MQSeries
7 9 (42.86%) HTTP
7 9 (42.86%) XQuery
7 9 (42.86%) WCF
7 9 (42.86%) Release Management
7 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (42.86%) XPath
7 9 (42.86%) REST
8 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (33.33%) SOA
8 7 (33.33%) OOP
8 7 (33.33%) OO
8 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 6 (28.57%) CSS
10 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
10 5 (23.81%) SQL
10 5 (23.81%) MS Excel

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (66.67%) IIS
2 12 (57.14%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (42.86%) MQSeries
4 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
5 3 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (14.29%) Umbraco
6 2 (9.52%) JCAPS
6 2 (9.52%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
4 2 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (52.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) BizTalk Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Applications Developer
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Database Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) XML
3 9 (42.86%) Web Services
3 9 (42.86%) MSMQ
3 9 (42.86%) WCF
3 9 (42.86%) REST
4 6 (28.57%) CSS
5 4 (19.05%) HTML
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (9.52%) HTML5
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (9.52%) SOAP
7 2 (9.52%) XHTML
8 1 (4.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) NHS
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Web Application Development
2 9 (42.86%) Release Management
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (33.33%) SOA
3 7 (33.33%) OOP
3 7 (33.33%) OO
4 5 (23.81%) Content Management
5 3 (14.29%) MVC
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) C#
2 9 (42.86%) XQuery
2 9 (42.86%) XPath
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
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