The table below looks at the statistics for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 15 23 10
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 31 21 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 9.84% 9.01% 18.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.03% 21.21% 47.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 21
Average daily rate
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£325 £398 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.23% +32.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £418 £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+0.15% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.60 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +1.53%
ASP.NET
South 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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
129 99 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 40.95% 42.49% 38.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 62 47
Average daily rate £325 £360 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 1
Average hourly rate £46.50 £30.75 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.21% -23.12%
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 Somerset

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

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset 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
Taunton - 12 £320 - 4
Bath +1 7 £320 -3.39% 5
Street -4 5 £330 -12.00%
Clevedon - - - - 2
Yeovil - - - -
ASP.NET
South West

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 70 (100.00%) C#
1 70 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (75.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 50 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (71.43%) SQL
4 48 (68.57%) Scrum
5 44 (62.86%) Unit Testing
5 44 (62.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 41 (58.57%) T-SQL
7 38 (54.29%) Security Cleared
8 37 (52.86%) Team Foundation Server
9 32 (45.71%) Automated Testing
10 31 (44.29%) SQL Server
10 31 (44.29%) SC Cleared
11 30 (42.86%) MVC
12 27 (38.57%) Code Coverage
12 27 (38.57%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (20.00%) Back Office
14 12 (17.14%) HTML
15 11 (15.71%) CSS
15 11 (15.71%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (14.29%) WCF
16 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
17 9 (12.86%) XML
17 9 (12.86%) HTML5
18 8 (11.43%) jQuery
18 8 (11.43%) TDD
19 7 (10.00%) .NET Framework
19 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
19 7 (10.00%) DV Cleared

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.43%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.43%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (1.43%) IIS
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (44.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 37 (52.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (20.00%) Back Office
2 4 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 67 (95.71%) Developer
2 58 (82.86%) .NET Developer
3 27 (38.57%) SQL Developer
4 13 (18.57%) C# Developer
5 10 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (11.43%) Senior Developer
6 8 (11.43%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (7.14%) BizTalk Developer
7 5 (7.14%) Senior BizTalk Developer
8 4 (5.71%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (1.43%) Umbraco Developer
10 1 (1.43%) Technical Developer
10 1 (1.43%) Technical Architect
10 1 (1.43%) Software Developer
10 1 (1.43%) Architect
10 1 (1.43%) Software Engineer
10 1 (1.43%) Team Leader
10 1 (1.43%) Technical Team Leader
10 1 (1.43%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (75.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 44 (62.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 12 (17.14%) HTML
5 11 (15.71%) CSS
6 10 (14.29%) WCF
7 9 (12.86%) XML
7 9 (12.86%) HTML5
8 8 (11.43%) jQuery
9 7 (10.00%) .NET Framework
10 5 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (5.71%) CSS3
11 4 (5.71%) Web Services
12 2 (2.86%) Sass
12 2 (2.86%) LESS
12 2 (2.86%) Ext JS
12 2 (2.86%) WPF
12 2 (2.86%) LINQ
12 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
13 1 (1.43%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
1 1 (1.43%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (68.57%) Scrum
3 44 (62.86%) Unit Testing
4 32 (45.71%) Automated Testing
5 30 (42.86%) MVC
6 27 (38.57%) Code Coverage
6 27 (38.57%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.43%) TDD
8 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.14%) SOA
9 3 (4.29%) Web Development
10 1 (1.43%) Automation Testing
10 1 (1.43%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (1.43%) Test Scripting
10 1 (1.43%) Software Deployment
10 1 (1.43%) Dependency Injection
10 1 (1.43%) MVVM
10 1 (1.43%) BDD
10 1 (1.43%) Parallel Processing
10 1 (1.43%) UML
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) C#
2 50 (71.43%) SQL
3 41 (58.57%) T-SQL
4 10 (14.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.57%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.43%) C++
6 1 (1.43%) VB
6 1 (1.43%) XAML
6 1 (1.43%) VB6
Qualifications
1 38 (54.29%) Security Cleared
2 31 (44.29%) SC Cleared
3 7 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.86%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (1.43%) Sitecore