The table below looks at the statistics for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 63 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -4
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 102 167 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.61% 5.35% 6.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.40% 22.09% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 104 76
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£326 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.38% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £387 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £71.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -43.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
ASP.NET
England

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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
895 756 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 22.93% 24.23% 26.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 567 443 334
Average daily rate £363 £350 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 32
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £29.96
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £21.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.09 £45.00 £145.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in the North West

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 1 May 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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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
Manchester -33 51 £328 - 96
Cheshire -6 26 £385 +14.07% 64
Lancashire +8 10 £258 -9.64% 27
Merseyside -20 7 £300 +11.11% 31
Cumbria -13 2 - - 2
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England

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

1 215 (100.00%) .NET
2 185 (86.05%) C#
3 131 (60.93%) SQL Server
4 124 (57.67%) MVC
5 108 (50.23%) JavaScript
6 102 (47.44%) HTML
7 93 (43.26%) CSS
8 90 (41.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 77 (35.81%) jQuery
10 63 (29.30%) SQL
11 60 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
12 54 (25.12%) .NET Framework
12 54 (25.12%) Visual Studio
13 49 (22.79%) WCF
14 47 (21.86%) Web Services
14 47 (21.86%) Entity Framework
15 44 (20.47%) Microsoft
16 37 (17.21%) XML
16 37 (17.21%) HTML5
17 36 (16.74%) OO
18 34 (15.81%) TDD
19 30 (13.95%) Ajax
20 29 (13.49%) LINQ
20 29 (13.49%) SQL Server 2008
21 27 (12.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 27 (12.56%) CSS3
22 26 (12.09%) Team Foundation Server
23 23 (10.70%) REST
24 21 (9.77%) CMS
24 21 (9.77%) Scrum

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (9.77%) CMS
2 19 (8.84%) Umbraco
3 17 (7.91%) IIS
4 14 (6.51%) SharePoint
5 12 (5.58%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (4.65%) MQSeries
7 6 (2.79%) Sitefinity
7 6 (2.79%) SharePoint 2013
8 5 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.86%) Node.js
10 3 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.93%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.93%) JCAPS
11 2 (0.93%) Apache
11 2 (0.93%) Orchard CMS
12 1 (0.47%) Kentico
12 1 (0.47%) EPiServer CMS
12 1 (0.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 14 (6.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.79%) Mingle
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.86%) IaaS
3 3 (1.40%) SaaS
3 3 (1.40%) PaaS
4 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.93%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.93%) Office 365
5 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.65%) HTTP
2 3 (1.40%) Intranet
2 3 (1.40%) Internet
3 1 (0.47%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (60.93%) SQL Server
2 29 (13.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (12.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (4.65%) Oracle Database
4 10 (4.65%) RavenDB
5 7 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (2.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.79%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.33%) DTS
7 5 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 4 (1.86%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.86%) OLAP
8 4 (1.86%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.86%) Couchbase
8 4 (1.86%) Cognos Transformer
9 3 (1.40%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 54 (25.12%) Visual Studio
2 26 (12.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.72%) NUnit
4 7 (3.26%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.86%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.86%) Subversion
5 4 (1.86%) JMeter
5 4 (1.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.93%) MSTest
7 2 (0.93%) JUnit
7 2 (0.93%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.47%) Bower
8 1 (0.47%) Grunt
8 1 (0.47%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.47%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.47%) Hudson
8 1 (0.47%) Selenium
8 1 (0.47%) ReSharper
General
1 15 (6.98%) Finance
2 12 (5.58%) Retail
3 5 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.33%) Banking
4 4 (1.86%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.40%) Back Office
6 1 (0.47%) Publishing
6 1 (0.47%) Marketing
6 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 188 (87.44%) Developer
2 116 (53.95%) .NET Developer
3 48 (22.33%) C# Developer
4 39 (18.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 38 (17.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 31 (14.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (6.98%) Senior Developer
8 14 (6.51%) Web Developer
9 9 (4.19%) Umbraco Developer
9 9 (4.19%) BizTalk Developer
10 8 (3.72%) SharePoint Developer
10 8 (3.72%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (3.26%) Senior .NET Developer
12 6 (2.79%) .NET Web Developer
13 5 (2.33%) Software Developer
13 5 (2.33%) Applications Developer
14 4 (1.86%) UI Developer
14 4 (1.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 4 (1.86%) Analyst
14 4 (1.86%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (100.00%) .NET
2 102 (47.44%) HTML
3 93 (43.26%) CSS
4 90 (41.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 77 (35.81%) jQuery
6 54 (25.12%) .NET Framework
7 49 (22.79%) WCF
8 47 (21.86%) Web Services
8 47 (21.86%) Entity Framework
9 37 (17.21%) XML
9 37 (17.21%) HTML5
10 30 (13.95%) Ajax
11 29 (13.49%) LINQ
12 27 (12.56%) CSS3
13 23 (10.70%) REST
14 19 (8.84%) AngularJS
15 18 (8.37%) ASP.NET Web API
16 17 (7.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 17 (7.91%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 14 (6.51%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.19%) NHS
2 6 (2.79%) Computer Science
2 6 (2.79%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.33%) User Experience
4 4 (1.86%) N-Tier
4 4 (1.86%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.40%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.40%) W3C
5 3 (1.40%) Tandem
5 3 (1.40%) Open Source
6 2 (0.93%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (0.93%) Clustering
6 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.47%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.47%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.47%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.47%) Replication
7 1 (0.47%) BBC
7 1 (0.47%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.47%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 18 (8.37%) Windows
2 10 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.86%) UNIX
4 2 (0.93%) Android
4 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (57.67%) MVC
2 60 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (16.74%) OO
4 34 (15.81%) TDD
5 21 (9.77%) Scrum
6 20 (9.30%) SOA
6 20 (9.30%) Web Development
7 15 (6.98%) Web Application Development
7 15 (6.98%) Unit Testing
8 12 (5.58%) Mentoring
9 11 (5.12%) OOP
9 11 (5.12%) E-Commerce
10 10 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (4.19%) Release Management
12 8 (3.72%) CRM
12 8 (3.72%) BDD
13 7 (3.26%) Software Engineering
13 7 (3.26%) Technical Architecture
14 4 (1.86%) MVVM
14 4 (1.86%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 185 (86.05%) C#
2 108 (50.23%) JavaScript
3 63 (29.30%) SQL
4 20 (9.30%) T-SQL
5 15 (6.98%) VB.NET
6 13 (6.05%) XPath
7 9 (4.19%) XQuery
7 9 (4.19%) Ruby
8 7 (3.26%) VB
8 7 (3.26%) PHP
8 7 (3.26%) Java
9 5 (2.33%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.86%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.40%) Python
11 3 (1.40%) PHP5
12 2 (0.93%) VBScript
13 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.47%) XAML
13 1 (0.47%) C++
13 1 (0.47%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 11 (5.12%) Degree
2 4 (1.86%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.33%) HL7
2 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.93%) LiteSpeed
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.47%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (20.47%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.91%) Oracle
3 9 (4.19%) Twitter
4 5 (2.33%) Cognos
4 5 (2.33%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.93%) Google
5 2 (0.93%) Teradata
5 2 (0.93%) Facebook
5 2 (0.93%) Neverfail
6 1 (0.47%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.47%) Adobe
6 1 (0.47%) HP
6 1 (0.47%) Citrix
6 1 (0.47%) Avaya
6 1 (0.47%) Apple
6 1 (0.47%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.47%) IBM
6 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
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