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 5 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 47 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 135 109 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.55% 3.46% 5.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.99% 13.28% 19.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 86 75
Average daily rate £325 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £414 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £13.00 - £34.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £30.60 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+55.25% -7.28%
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
1039 821 730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 27.33% 26.08% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 532 419
Average daily rate £360 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 23 14
Average hourly rate £37.00 £22.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.44% -31.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £19.23 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Manchester +1 87 £325 +5.69% 104
Cheshire 0 24 £325 +4.83% 39
Lancashire -2 12 £210 -21.86% 13
Merseyside -7 6 £405 -1.21% 16
ASP.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 252 (100.00%) .NET
2 209 (82.94%) C#
3 167 (66.27%) SQL Server
4 137 (54.37%) JavaScript
5 134 (53.17%) MVC
6 117 (46.43%) HTML
7 112 (44.44%) CSS
8 102 (40.48%) SQL
9 83 (32.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 81 (32.14%) Visual Studio
11 78 (30.95%) jQuery
12 69 (27.38%) SQL Server 2008
13 67 (26.59%) Agile Software Development
14 59 (23.41%) TDD
15 55 (21.83%) .NET Framework
16 52 (20.63%) Web Services
17 49 (19.44%) HTML5
18 47 (18.65%) T-SQL
19 44 (17.46%) Microsoft
20 40 (15.87%) VB.NET
21 37 (14.68%) SharePoint
22 33 (13.10%) Entity Framework
22 33 (13.10%) Team Foundation Server
23 32 (12.70%) SQL Server 2012
23 32 (12.70%) WCF
24 31 (12.30%) AngularJS
25 28 (11.11%) Windows
25 28 (11.11%) XML
26 27 (10.71%) VB
27 26 (10.32%) Web Development

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 37 (14.68%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.16%) SharePoint 2010
3 12 (4.76%) IIS
4 10 (3.97%) CMS
4 10 (3.97%) Node.js
5 7 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (2.38%) Apache
7 5 (1.98%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.59%) EPiServer CMS
9 3 (1.19%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.98%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.40%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 7 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.40%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.98%) SaaS
2 4 (1.59%) GitHub
2 4 (1.59%) Office 365
3 3 (1.19%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.79%) Adobe Analytics
4 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.35%) Internet
2 15 (5.95%) Intranet
3 11 (4.37%) DNS
4 10 (3.97%) HTTP
5 6 (2.38%) SMTP
6 2 (0.79%) Firewall
7 1 (0.40%) DVB
7 1 (0.40%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 167 (66.27%) SQL Server
2 69 (27.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (12.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (7.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (7.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (3.17%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.17%) MySQL
7 7 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.98%) SQLite
9 4 (1.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.19%) Cognos Impromptu
10 3 (1.19%) Cognos Powerplay
10 3 (1.19%) Cognos Transformer
10 3 (1.19%) DTS
10 3 (1.19%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.19%) ReportNet
10 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.79%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 81 (32.14%) Visual Studio
2 33 (13.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 24 (9.52%) Git (software)
4 15 (5.95%) Subversion
5 13 (5.16%) NUnit
6 10 (3.97%) Jenkins
6 10 (3.97%) MSTest
7 9 (3.57%) Eclipse
8 8 (3.17%) Grunt
9 7 (2.78%) JIRA
9 7 (2.78%) Selenium
9 7 (2.78%) TeamCity
10 6 (2.38%) JUnit
10 6 (2.38%) PHPUnit
11 5 (1.98%) Mercurial
11 5 (1.98%) Moq
12 4 (1.59%) NuGet
12 4 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 4 (1.59%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.59%) YouTrack
General
1 15 (5.95%) Finance
2 9 (3.57%) Retail
3 5 (1.98%) Advertising
4 4 (1.59%) Banking
4 4 (1.59%) Marketing
4 4 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.79%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.40%) Electronics
6 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 212 (84.13%) Developer
2 116 (46.03%) .NET Developer
3 77 (30.56%) C# Developer
4 57 (22.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 43 (17.06%) ASP.NET Developer
6 35 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 29 (11.51%) Web Developer
8 24 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (8.33%) SQL Developer
10 17 (6.75%) Software Developer
11 12 (4.76%) Digital Developer
12 11 (4.37%) Analyst
12 11 (4.37%) JavaScript Developer
13 10 (3.97%) Senior Developer
14 9 (3.57%) DBA
14 9 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
15 8 (3.17%) Full Stack Developer
15 8 (3.17%) HTML Developer
16 7 (2.78%) Applications Developer
16 7 (2.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (100.00%) .NET
2 117 (46.43%) HTML
3 112 (44.44%) CSS
4 83 (32.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 78 (30.95%) jQuery
6 55 (21.83%) .NET Framework
7 52 (20.63%) Web Services
8 49 (19.44%) HTML5
9 33 (13.10%) Entity Framework
10 32 (12.70%) WCF
11 31 (12.30%) AngularJS
12 28 (11.11%) XML
13 25 (9.92%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 19 (7.54%) CSS3
16 16 (6.35%) CAML
17 15 (5.95%) KnockoutJS
18 13 (5.16%) Classic ASP
19 12 (4.76%) Ajax
19 12 (4.76%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.57%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.57%) N-Tier
3 7 (2.78%) User Experience
4 6 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.38%) NHS
5 5 (1.98%) Replication
6 3 (1.19%) Data Structures
7 2 (0.79%) Data Centre
7 2 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.79%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.79%) W3C
8 1 (0.40%) DTV
8 1 (0.40%) Informatics
8 1 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (0.40%) IPTV
8 1 (0.40%) LIMS
8 1 (0.40%) MPEG
8 1 (0.40%) Social Media
8 1 (0.40%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.11%) Windows
2 19 (7.54%) Windows Server
3 16 (6.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (5.95%) Unix
5 12 (4.76%) Linux
5 12 (4.76%) Mac OS X
6 11 (4.37%) Windows 7
6 11 (4.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.59%) Android
7 4 (1.59%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (53.17%) MVC
2 67 (26.59%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (23.41%) TDD
4 26 (10.32%) Front End Development
4 26 (10.32%) Web Development
5 23 (9.13%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (9.13%) OO
6 18 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 18 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 17 (6.75%) Scrum
8 16 (6.35%) Migration
9 15 (5.95%) Time Management
10 14 (5.56%) E-Commerce
11 12 (4.76%) BDD
12 10 (3.97%) CRM
12 10 (3.97%) Data Management
12 10 (3.97%) OOP
13 9 (3.57%) SDLC
14 8 (3.17%) ITIL
14 8 (3.17%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 209 (82.94%) C#
2 137 (54.37%) JavaScript
3 102 (40.48%) SQL
4 47 (18.65%) T-SQL
5 40 (15.87%) VB.NET
6 27 (10.71%) VB
7 23 (9.13%) Java
8 18 (7.14%) PHP
9 17 (6.75%) PowerShell
10 16 (6.35%) FQL
10 16 (6.35%) VBScript
11 8 (3.17%) C++
12 6 (2.38%) C
12 6 (2.38%) Python
12 6 (2.38%) VBA
13 5 (1.98%) Ruby
13 5 (1.98%) VB6
13 5 (1.98%) XPath
14 4 (1.59%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.79%) VC++
Qualifications
1 18 (7.14%) Degree
2 11 (4.37%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 9 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.38%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 44 (17.46%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.37%) EPiServer
3 5 (1.98%) DevExpress
3 5 (1.98%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.59%) Oracle
5 3 (1.19%) Appcelerator
5 3 (1.19%) Cognos
5 3 (1.19%) Google
5 3 (1.19%) Telerik
5 3 (1.19%) Teradata
5 3 (1.19%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.79%) Adobe
6 2 (0.79%) BEA
6 2 (0.79%) OpenText
6 2 (0.79%) Tableau
7 1 (0.40%) Ektron
7 1 (0.40%) PayPal
7 1 (0.40%) SAP
7 1 (0.40%) Twitter
Manchester, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £320 per day 6 Months initially
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £20 - 35 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
G2 Recruitment
Rate: £400 - 500 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bury
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - 350 per day + negotiable on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Greater Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £200.00 - £225 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond
Rate: £0.000 per hour
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Vitaflo International Limited
Rate: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Salary is negotiable depending upon
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Bolton
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £299 - 300 per day
Posted: 26 days ago