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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 11 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 12 13 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 9.52% 13.68% 12.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.67% 38.24% 38.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 17
Average daily rate £315 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £330 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.63
% change year-on-year
- +36.55%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
45 34 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 35.71% 35.79% 32.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 27
Average daily rate £325 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £330 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.41 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.28% -74.32%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -3 7 £320 -3.03% 17
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £250 - 1
Cannock - - - -
Lichfield - - - -
Stafford - - - -
Tamworth - - - -
Burntwood - - - -
ASP.NET
West Midlands

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (92.59%) C#
3 23 (85.19%) SQL Server
4 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
5 14 (51.85%) CSS
5 14 (51.85%) HTML
5 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
6 12 (44.44%) SQL
6 12 (44.44%) Visual Studio
7 11 (40.74%) Ajax
8 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (33.33%) XML
9 8 (29.63%) VB.NET
10 7 (25.93%) WinForms
10 7 (25.93%) TDD
10 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
10 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
11 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
11 6 (22.22%) VB
11 6 (22.22%) Client/Server
11 6 (22.22%) XHTML
11 6 (22.22%) Windows
11 6 (22.22%) Intranet
11 6 (22.22%) Internet
11 6 (22.22%) MVC
11 6 (22.22%) Workflow
11 6 (22.22%) NHibernate
11 6 (22.22%) SharePoint Server
11 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
11 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 6 (22.22%) SharePoint Server
1 6 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (14.81%) MS Project Server
3 2 (7.41%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) Intranet
1 6 (22.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (85.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) .NET Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Web Developer
3 6 (22.22%) SharePoint Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Report Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) HTML
2 14 (51.85%) CSS
3 11 (40.74%) Ajax
4 9 (33.33%) XML
5 7 (25.93%) WinForms
6 6 (22.22%) XHTML
6 6 (22.22%) NHibernate
6 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (18.52%) HTML5
8 4 (14.81%) CSS3
8 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
9 3 (11.11%) ADO.NET
9 3 (11.11%) XSD
10 2 (7.41%) XSLT
10 2 (7.41%) WCF
10 2 (7.41%) WF
10 2 (7.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 2 (7.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Client/Server
2 3 (11.11%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) TDD
3 6 (22.22%) Workflow
3 6 (22.22%) MVC
4 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (14.81%) Web Development
5 3 (11.11%) OOP
5 3 (11.11%) OOD
6 2 (7.41%) SOA
6 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Migration
7 1 (3.70%) SEO
7 1 (3.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) VB.NET
5 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
6 6 (22.22%) VB
7 2 (7.41%) VBA
7 2 (7.41%) LotusScript
7 2 (7.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) DevExpress
3 2 (7.41%) Lotus
4 1 (3.70%) AccuRev
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