The first table below looks at the demand for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Staffordshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 10 4 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 12 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.00% 27.59% 12.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.29% 69.57% 32.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 25 16
Average daily rate
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£300 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £354 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +16.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
35 46 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 29.17% 39.66% 38.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 30 42
Average daily rate £300 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £333 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
ASP.NET
West Midlands

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent -5 5 £320 -1.53% 5
Cannock - 1 £300 -
Lichfield - - - - 3
Rugeley - - - -
Stafford - - - -
Tamworth - - - -
Burton-upon-Trent - - - - 6
ASP.NET
West Midlands

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (88.46%) C#
3 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
4 18 (69.23%) HTML
4 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
5 17 (65.38%) CSS
6 16 (61.54%) Ajax
7 12 (46.15%) XML
7 12 (46.15%) SQL
7 12 (46.15%) VB.NET
8 11 (42.31%) CSS3
9 10 (38.46%) HTML5
10 8 (30.77%) Web Development
11 7 (26.92%) XHTML
12 6 (23.08%) Windows
12 6 (23.08%) jQuery
13 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
14 4 (15.38%) VB
14 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
14 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (15.38%) XSLT
14 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (15.38%) Degree
14 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
15 3 (11.54%) WCF
15 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
15 3 (11.54%) Finance
15 3 (11.54%) WinForms
15 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) SAS
1 1 (3.85%) CMS
1 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (3.85%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.85%) Tridion
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.85%) DataStage
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.85%) Grunt
3 1 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (3.85%) Yeoman
3 1 (3.85%) Bower
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.85%) PowerBuilder
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 13 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Web Developer
4 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (11.54%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 2 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Report Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Front-End Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (3.85%) PowerBuilder Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (69.23%) HTML
3 17 (65.38%) CSS
4 16 (61.54%) Ajax
5 12 (46.15%) XML
6 11 (42.31%) CSS3
7 10 (38.46%) HTML5
8 7 (26.92%) XHTML
9 6 (23.08%) jQuery
10 4 (15.38%) XSLT
10 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (11.54%) WCF
11 3 (11.54%) WinForms
11 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
12 2 (7.69%) Web Services
12 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 2
13 1 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 1 (3.85%) Modernizr
13 1 (3.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) WURFL
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
2 2 (7.69%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.69%) BlackBerry OS
2 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Web Development
2 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
2 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (11.54%) OOP
2 3 (11.54%) OO
2 3 (11.54%) SOA
3 2 (7.69%) MVC
3 2 (7.69%) SEO
3 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
3 2 (7.69%) TDD
3 2 (7.69%) Document Management
3 2 (7.69%) Migration
3 2 (7.69%) Web Application Development
4 1 (3.85%) Web Design
4 1 (3.85%) Progressive Enhancement
4 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (3.85%) OOD
4 1 (3.85%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) C#
2 18 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 12 (46.15%) SQL
3 12 (46.15%) VB.NET
4 4 (15.38%) VB
5 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) AccuRev
3 1 (3.85%) Infragistics
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Business Objects