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 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 41 34 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -17
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 112 138 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.56% 5.17% 7.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.02% 18.57% 26.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 73 135
Average daily rate
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£313 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £393 £377
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+0.15% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £34.98 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.60 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +1.53%
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
799 743 776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 25.41% 27.84% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 522 419 460
Average daily rate £350 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £33.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.05 £21.90 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £40.00 £42.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 30 January 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 30 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
Manchester -6 66 £310 -4.61% 131
Cheshire -13 20 £311 +5.50% 58
Lancashire -20 13 £269 -2.27% 25
Merseyside -4 11 £410 +49.09% 26
Cumbria - - - - 1
ASP.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 227 (99.56%) .NET
2 193 (84.65%) C#
3 139 (60.96%) SQL Server
4 130 (57.02%) JavaScript
4 130 (57.02%) MVC
5 127 (55.70%) HTML
6 109 (47.81%) CSS
7 96 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 88 (38.60%) jQuery
9 71 (31.14%) SQL
10 67 (29.39%) Agile Software Development
11 64 (28.07%) Microsoft
12 62 (27.19%) Web Services
13 54 (23.68%) Visual Studio
14 48 (21.05%) WCF
15 47 (20.61%) .NET Framework
15 47 (20.61%) HTML5
16 44 (19.30%) XML
17 40 (17.54%) SQL Server 2008
18 36 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 35 (15.35%) TDD
20 32 (14.04%) OO
20 32 (14.04%) REST
21 29 (12.72%) T-SQL
21 29 (12.72%) LINQ
21 29 (12.72%) Ajax
22 28 (12.28%) Web Development
22 28 (12.28%) SOA
23 27 (11.84%) Degree
23 27 (11.84%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 25 (10.96%) SharePoint
2 22 (9.65%) Umbraco
2 22 (9.65%) IIS
3 16 (7.02%) CMS
4 12 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (4.39%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (3.95%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (3.95%) MQSeries
7 5 (2.19%) Apache Spark
7 5 (2.19%) Orchard CMS
7 5 (2.19%) Apache Solr
7 5 (2.19%) Apache
8 4 (1.75%) ArcGIS
8 4 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.88%) Node.js
10 1 (0.44%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.44%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.44%) Lync
10 1 (0.44%) Kentico
10 1 (0.44%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 26 (11.40%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.95%) Mingle
3 4 (1.75%) MS Office
4 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.44%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.32%) SaaS
3 2 (0.88%) IaaS
4 1 (0.44%) Office 365
4 1 (0.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.82%) HTTP
2 6 (2.63%) Intranet
3 4 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (60.96%) SQL Server
2 40 (17.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (7.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (7.02%) RavenDB
4 16 (7.02%) SQL Server 2005
5 12 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.63%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.75%) Big Data
9 3 (1.32%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.44%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.44%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 54 (23.68%) Visual Studio
2 26 (11.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.07%) Git (software)
4 6 (2.63%) NUnit
5 5 (2.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (1.75%) JUnit
7 3 (1.32%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.32%) Selenium
7 3 (1.32%) Axure RP
7 3 (1.32%) ReSharper
7 3 (1.32%) Subversion
8 2 (0.88%) MSTest
8 2 (0.88%) TeamCity
8 2 (0.88%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.44%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.44%) T4 Templates
9 1 (0.44%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.44%) Hudson
9 1 (0.44%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (7.89%) Finance
2 12 (5.26%) Retail
3 6 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.19%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.75%) Advertising
5 4 (1.75%) Banking
6 2 (0.88%) Back Office
6 2 (0.88%) Marketing
7 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Electronics
7 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 196 (85.96%) Developer
2 105 (46.05%) .NET Developer
3 45 (19.74%) C# Developer
4 37 (16.23%) ASP.NET Developer
5 29 (12.72%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (8.77%) Web Developer
8 19 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 14 (6.14%) Software Developer
10 10 (4.39%) SharePoint Developer
11 9 (3.95%) BizTalk Developer
11 9 (3.95%) Senior C# Developer
11 9 (3.95%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (3.51%) .NET Web Developer
13 6 (2.63%) Analyst
13 6 (2.63%) Front-End Developer
13 6 (2.63%) Agile .NET Developer
13 6 (2.63%) Umbraco Developer
14 5 (2.19%) SQL Developer
14 5 (2.19%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (99.56%) .NET
2 127 (55.70%) HTML
3 109 (47.81%) CSS
4 96 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 88 (38.60%) jQuery
6 62 (27.19%) Web Services
7 48 (21.05%) WCF
8 47 (20.61%) .NET Framework
8 47 (20.61%) HTML5
9 44 (19.30%) XML
10 36 (15.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 32 (14.04%) REST
12 29 (12.72%) LINQ
12 29 (12.72%) Ajax
13 27 (11.84%) CSS3
14 23 (10.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 18 (7.89%) RESTful
16 16 (7.02%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 15 (6.58%) WPF
18 14 (6.14%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.14%) NHS
2 12 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.39%) N-Tier
4 7 (3.07%) User Experience
4 7 (3.07%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.19%) Open Source
6 4 (1.75%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.75%) GIS
7 3 (1.32%) W3C
8 2 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.44%) Linked Data
9 1 (0.44%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.44%) Animation
9 1 (0.44%) Informatics
9 1 (0.44%) Life Science
9 1 (0.44%) PDA
9 1 (0.44%) DTV
9 1 (0.44%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.58%) Windows
2 9 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (1.75%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.44%) Android
4 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (57.02%) MVC
2 67 (29.39%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (15.35%) TDD
4 32 (14.04%) OO
5 28 (12.28%) Web Development
5 28 (12.28%) SOA
6 26 (11.40%) Scrum
7 21 (9.21%) Software Engineering
8 17 (7.46%) Mentoring
9 11 (4.82%) Web Application Development
10 10 (4.39%) OOP
10 10 (4.39%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (4.39%) Content Management
11 9 (3.95%) Release Management
11 9 (3.95%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (3.95%) Unit Testing
11 9 (3.95%) MVVM
11 9 (3.95%) BDD
12 7 (3.07%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (3.07%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 193 (84.65%) C#
2 130 (57.02%) JavaScript
3 71 (31.14%) SQL
4 29 (12.72%) T-SQL
5 17 (7.46%) XPath
6 15 (6.58%) VB.NET
7 9 (3.95%) Ruby
7 9 (3.95%) XQuery
8 7 (3.07%) XAML
8 7 (3.07%) VB
8 7 (3.07%) Java
9 6 (2.63%) VBScript
9 6 (2.63%) PHP
10 5 (2.19%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.19%) Python
10 5 (2.19%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.32%) X++
12 2 (0.88%) VB6
13 1 (0.44%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.44%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (11.84%) Degree
2 5 (2.19%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.32%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.44%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.39%) Oracle
3 5 (2.19%) Twitter
4 4 (1.75%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.32%) Telerik
6 1 (0.44%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.44%) HP
6 1 (0.44%) Citrix
6 1 (0.44%) Epicor
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe
6 1 (0.44%) SAP
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