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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 38 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 135 185 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.32% 6.45% 6.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 16.58% 22.32% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 118 132
Average daily rate
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£315 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 8
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £32.05
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +9.20%
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
814 829 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 26.06% 28.93% 31.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 446 580
Average daily rate £325 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 36
Average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £33.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -0.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 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
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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 -13 68 £325 +6.55% 107
Cheshire -4 40 £300 - 53
Merseyside -9 12 £300 - 31
Lancashire -18 10 £270 -11.47% 16
Cumbria - - - -
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ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 273 (100.00%) .NET
2 235 (86.08%) C#
3 152 (55.68%) JavaScript
4 146 (53.48%) HTML
4 146 (53.48%) MVC
5 136 (49.82%) SQL Server
6 127 (46.52%) CSS
7 96 (35.16%) jQuery
8 92 (33.70%) SQL
9 91 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 80 (29.30%) WCF
11 79 (28.94%) Web Services
12 66 (24.18%) .NET Framework
13 50 (18.32%) Visual Studio
13 50 (18.32%) HTML5
14 49 (17.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 42 (15.38%) T-SQL
15 42 (15.38%) Microsoft
16 39 (14.29%) XML
17 37 (13.55%) SharePoint
17 37 (13.55%) SQL Server 2008
18 32 (11.72%) WPF
18 32 (11.72%) Scrum
19 31 (11.36%) LINQ
20 28 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
20 28 (10.26%) TDD
20 28 (10.26%) Windows
21 27 (9.89%) Web Development
21 27 (9.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 25 (9.16%) CSS3

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (13.55%) SharePoint
2 18 (6.59%) CMS
2 18 (6.59%) Umbraco
3 17 (6.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 13 (4.76%) IIS
6 6 (2.20%) Node.js
7 5 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.83%) ArcGIS
8 4 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.10%) NServiceBus
10 2 (0.73%) JCAPS
11 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.37%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.47%) MS Office
3 3 (1.10%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.10%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.37%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.37%) Tridion
3 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.73%) Office 365
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.66%) Intranet
2 7 (2.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.37%) HTTP
3 1 (0.37%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (49.82%) SQL Server
2 37 (13.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (8.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (7.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.83%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.47%) DTS
10 3 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
10 3 (1.10%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.10%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.10%) QlikView
11 2 (0.73%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.73%) SQLPlus
11 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.37%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 50 (18.32%) Visual Studio
2 23 (8.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (3.66%) NUnit
4 7 (2.56%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.56%) MSTest
5 5 (1.83%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.47%) Mercurial
6 4 (1.47%) Subversion
7 3 (1.10%) SpecFlow
8 2 (0.73%) JUnit
8 2 (0.73%) ReSharper
8 2 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.73%) Moq
8 2 (0.73%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.37%) LLBLGen Pro
9 1 (0.37%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.37%) OpenSTA
9 1 (0.37%) LoadRunner
9 1 (0.37%) JMeter
9 1 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (6.59%) Finance
2 12 (4.40%) Retail
3 5 (1.83%) Banking
4 4 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.47%) Advertising
5 2 (0.73%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.73%) Marketing
6 1 (0.37%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.37%) Games
6 1 (0.37%) Legal
6 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.37%) Back Office
6 1 (0.37%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 254 (93.04%) Developer
2 134 (49.08%) .NET Developer
3 57 (20.88%) C# Developer
4 45 (16.48%) ASP.NET Developer
5 40 (14.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 29 (10.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 20 (7.33%) Web Developer
8 18 (6.59%) SharePoint Developer
9 13 (4.76%) Software Developer
10 11 (4.03%) Front-End Developer
11 10 (3.66%) SQL Developer
12 9 (3.30%) VB.NET Developer
13 8 (2.93%) Analyst
13 8 (2.93%) Umbraco Developer
14 6 (2.20%) C# Web Developer
15 5 (1.83%) .NET Web Developer
15 5 (1.83%) DBA
15 5 (1.83%) Senior Developer
15 5 (1.83%) GIS Developer
16 4 (1.47%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (100.00%) .NET
2 146 (53.48%) HTML
3 127 (46.52%) CSS
4 96 (35.16%) jQuery
5 91 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 80 (29.30%) WCF
7 79 (28.94%) Web Services
8 66 (24.18%) .NET Framework
9 50 (18.32%) HTML5
10 49 (17.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 39 (14.29%) XML
12 32 (11.72%) WPF
13 31 (11.36%) LINQ
14 27 (9.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 25 (9.16%) CSS3
16 23 (8.42%) Ajax
17 19 (6.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 18 (6.59%) ASP.NET Web API
18 18 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 17 (6.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.20%) NHS
1 6 (2.20%) Computer Science
1 6 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (1.83%) GIS
3 3 (1.10%) RIA
3 3 (1.10%) Online Banking
3 3 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (0.73%) Social Media
4 2 (0.73%) iPhone
4 2 (0.73%) Clustering
5 1 (0.37%) Tandem
5 1 (0.37%) W3C
5 1 (0.37%) DTV
5 1 (0.37%) Open Source
5 1 (0.37%) Life Science
5 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.26%) Windows
2 4 (1.47%) UNIX
3 3 (1.10%) Linux
4 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (53.48%) MVC
2 32 (11.72%) Scrum
3 28 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (10.26%) TDD
4 27 (9.89%) Web Development
5 23 (8.42%) OO
6 16 (5.86%) Software Engineering
7 12 (4.40%) OOD
8 10 (3.66%) CRM
8 10 (3.66%) E-Commerce
8 10 (3.66%) MVVM
9 9 (3.30%) Business Analysis
10 8 (2.93%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (2.93%) Time Management
11 7 (2.56%) Unit Testing
11 7 (2.56%) User Stories
11 7 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (2.20%) Data Modelling
12 6 (2.20%) Web Application Development
13 5 (1.83%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 235 (86.08%) C#
2 152 (55.68%) JavaScript
3 92 (33.70%) SQL
4 42 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 24 (8.79%) VB.NET
6 14 (5.13%) VB
7 10 (3.66%) PowerShell
8 9 (3.30%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.56%) VBScript
10 5 (1.83%) Java
10 5 (1.83%) Python
11 4 (1.47%) XAML
11 4 (1.47%) VB6
12 3 (1.10%) C++
13 2 (0.73%) PHP
13 2 (0.73%) VC++
14 1 (0.37%) VBA
14 1 (0.37%) X++
14 1 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (5.86%) Degree
2 4 (1.47%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.10%) QA
1 3 (1.10%) HL7
2 2 (0.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.73%) LiteSpeed
2 1 (0.37%) Varnish
Vendors
1 42 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.96%) Oracle
3 8 (2.93%) Twitter
4 5 (1.83%) Sitecore
5 4 (1.47%) Telerik
6 3 (1.10%) Adobe
7 2 (0.73%) CommVault
7 2 (0.73%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.37%) Facebook
8 1 (0.37%) Open Text
8 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.37%) SAP
8 1 (0.37%) Cognos
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