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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 28 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 15 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.79% 7.24% 8.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.76% 19.47% 21.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 12
Average daily rate £381 £330 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.53% -10.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £320 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £419 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.75 £30.60 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+46.26% -7.28%
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
109 113 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 34.82% 37.17% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 76 54
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £675 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 10
Average hourly rate £57.00 £46.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +47.61%
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 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
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 8 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
Taunton +13 9 £400 -3.14% 6
Bath -10 2 £375 +17.18% 6
ASP.NET
South West

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 74 (100.00%) .NET
2 67 (90.54%) C#
3 59 (79.73%) HTML
3 59 (79.73%) JavaScript
4 53 (71.62%) SQL Server
5 44 (59.46%) MVC
6 43 (58.11%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (48.65%) SQL
8 35 (47.30%) .NET Framework
9 34 (45.95%) Automated Testing
9 34 (45.95%) IIS
9 34 (45.95%) CSS
10 33 (44.59%) Team Foundation Server
11 32 (43.24%) Unit Testing
12 29 (39.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (35.14%) Windows
13 26 (35.14%) Scrum
14 24 (32.43%) SharePoint
14 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
15 23 (31.08%) C++
16 22 (29.73%) Oracle
16 22 (29.73%) Security Cleared
16 22 (29.73%) HTML5
16 22 (29.73%) Windows Server
17 21 (28.38%) Software Engineering
18 20 (27.03%) UML
18 20 (27.03%) SC Cleared
19 17 (22.97%) WCF
19 17 (22.97%) ITIL
19 17 (22.97%) Refactoring

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 34 (45.95%) IIS
2 24 (32.43%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) DNS
1 1 (1.35%) Firewall
1 1 (1.35%) SSL
1 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (71.62%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 33 (44.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (21.62%) SpecFlow
3 15 (20.27%) Selenium
4 9 (12.16%) Jenkins
4 9 (12.16%) TeamCity
5 6 (8.11%) Visual Studio
6 5 (6.76%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (8.11%) Back Office
2 2 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 67 (90.54%) Developer
2 49 (66.22%) .NET Developer
3 14 (18.92%) SQL Developer
4 13 (17.57%) C# Developer
5 12 (16.22%) Web Developer
6 11 (14.86%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (6.76%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (6.76%) Software Developer
9 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (5.41%) Senior Software Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.41%) WPF Developer
10 3 (4.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (4.05%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 2 (2.70%) Automation Engineer
11 2 (2.70%) BizTalk Developer
11 2 (2.70%) CRM Consultant
11 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
11 2 (2.70%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (100.00%) .NET
2 59 (79.73%) HTML
3 35 (47.30%) .NET Framework
4 34 (45.95%) CSS
5 29 (39.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (29.73%) HTML5
7 17 (22.97%) WCF
8 13 (17.57%) Entity Framework
9 12 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (14.86%) WPF
11 2 (2.70%) jQuery
11 2 (2.70%) SOAP
11 2 (2.70%) XML
12 1 (1.35%) Ajax
12 1 (1.35%) UDDI
12 1 (1.35%) Web Services
12 1 (1.35%) WinForms
12 1 (1.35%) WSDL
12 1 (1.35%) XHTML
12 1 (1.35%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.11%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (35.14%) Windows
2 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 22 (29.73%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (59.46%) MVC
2 43 (58.11%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (45.95%) Automated Testing
4 32 (43.24%) Unit Testing
5 26 (35.14%) Scrum
6 21 (28.38%) Software Engineering
7 20 (27.03%) UML
8 17 (22.97%) ITIL
8 17 (22.97%) Refactoring
8 17 (22.97%) Service Delivery
9 12 (16.22%) Web Development
10 9 (12.16%) Dependency Injection
10 9 (12.16%) Release Management
11 7 (9.46%) BDD
11 7 (9.46%) Mentoring
12 5 (6.76%) Information Management
12 5 (6.76%) Line Management
12 5 (6.76%) User Stories
12 5 (6.76%) Web Design
13 3 (4.05%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (90.54%) C#
2 59 (79.73%) JavaScript
3 36 (48.65%) SQL
4 23 (31.08%) C++
5 9 (12.16%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (29.73%) Security Cleared
2 20 (27.03%) SC Cleared
3 5 (6.76%) Degree
4 3 (4.05%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 22 (29.73%) Oracle
2 4 (5.41%) Microsoft