The table below looks at the statistics for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 52 41 42
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 1885 2304 2009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.38% 4.35% 4.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.32% 15.50% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1382 1504 1295
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 37
Average hourly rate £22.00 £32.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -14.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.40 £19.90 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.60 £53.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £30.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -9.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15302 14868 13755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.41% 28.09% 27.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10241 9644 8648
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 225 213 332
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.00 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend

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

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend

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

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

ASP.NET
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 3 July 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
England -12 1717 £350 - 1492
London -21 678 £400 - 416
South East -13 323 £338 +3.84% 271
City of London -15 179 £400 -3.61% 103
South West -4 161 £325 -1.51% 135
Yorkshire -4 127 £325 +0.77% 119
West Midlands -11 107 £325 - 111
West Yorkshire -2 103 £325 - 60
North West -15 102 £340 +13.33% 227
East Midlands +2 99 £300 +7.14% 75
East of England -43 80 £335 -9.15% 104
Scotland -5 74 £328 +2.34% 40
Leeds -11 72 £325 - 37
Hampshire -31 65 £350 +7.69% 51
Wales +32 56 £415 +38.33% 18
Surrey -5 54 £400 +14.28% 41
Bristol +26 53 £350 +4.47% 42
Kent +3 53 £338 +35.00% 26
South Wales +30 50 £416 +38.66% 15
Buckinghamshire -8 44 £300 -21.05% 31
Edinburgh +13 42 £350 -22.22% 18
Oxfordshire -8 42 £395 +27.93% 41
Cambridgeshire -15 39 £350 +7.69% 38
Cheshire +12 38 £340 +28.30% 59
Leicestershire +4 36 £285 +3.63% 18
Nottinghamshire +3 35 £325 -7.14% 28
Milton Keynes -4 35 £325 -18.75% 16
Birmingham -14 34 £363 +11.53% 26
North East -13 33 £300 +20.00% 29
Manchester -34 33 £326 +0.38% 119

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 3893 (99.82%) .NET
2 3317 (85.05%) C#
3 2098 (53.79%) SQL Server
4 2074 (53.18%) MVC
5 2031 (52.08%) JavaScript
6 1734 (44.46%) HTML
7 1569 (40.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1458 (37.38%) CSS
9 1440 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
10 1428 (36.62%) SQL
11 1219 (31.26%) jQuery
12 1042 (26.72%) .NET Framework
13 952 (24.41%) Microsoft
14 831 (21.31%) WCF
15 766 (19.64%) TDD
16 746 (19.13%) Web Services
17 678 (17.38%) Visual Studio
18 633 (16.23%) Scrum
19 613 (15.72%) Entity Framework
20 606 (15.54%) HTML5
21 591 (15.15%) AngularJS
22 584 (14.97%) XML
23 475 (12.18%) SQL Server 2008
24 468 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
25 463 (11.87%) Finance
26 462 (11.85%) Team Foundation Server
27 461 (11.82%) Windows
28 419 (10.74%) CSS3
29 416 (10.67%) Oracle
30 383 (9.82%) T-SQL

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 371 (9.51%) CMS
2 368 (9.44%) SharePoint
3 305 (7.82%) IIS
4 205 (5.26%) Umbraco
5 132 (3.38%) SharePoint 2013
6 126 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
7 106 (2.72%) SharePoint 2010
8 82 (2.10%) BizTalk Server
9 78 (2.00%) Node.js
10 64 (1.64%) Kentico
11 40 (1.03%) Sitefinity
12 38 (0.97%) MQSeries
13 27 (0.69%) SAS
14 26 (0.67%) DNN
15 20 (0.51%) Apache
16 19 (0.49%) Tomcat
16 19 (0.49%) SharePoint Server
17 18 (0.46%) K2 blackpearl
18 17 (0.44%) Lync
18 17 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 245 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 62 (1.59%) MS Office
3 24 (0.62%) InfoPath
4 22 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 16 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (0.38%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.26%) MS Project
8 6 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.15%) PowerPivot
8 6 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 5 (0.13%) Mingle
9 5 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.051%) Fireworks
11 1 (0.026%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 129 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
5 10 (0.26%) Tridion
5 10 (0.26%) WebTrends
6 5 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.13%) Markit EDM
6 5 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (0.077%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.051%) Endur
9 1 (0.026%) Global One
9 1 (0.026%) Pivotal CRM
9 1 (0.026%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.026%) CODA-Financials
9 1 (0.026%) Agresso
9 1 (0.026%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.026%) Magento
9 1 (0.026%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.026%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 199 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (1.44%) Office 365
4 29 (0.74%) SaaS
5 20 (0.51%) Google Analytics
6 19 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
8 9 (0.23%) GitHub
8 9 (0.23%) Yammer
9 4 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.077%) PaaS
11 2 (0.051%) IaaS
11 2 (0.051%) Rackspace Cloud
11 2 (0.051%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.026%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.026%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.026%) Silverpop
12 1 (0.026%) Sage Pay
12 1 (0.026%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.026%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 77 (1.97%) HTTP
2 61 (1.56%) Intranet
3 58 (1.49%) Internet
4 29 (0.74%) TCP/IP
5 23 (0.59%) SAN
6 19 (0.49%) SSL
7 15 (0.38%) DNS
8 10 (0.26%) Firewall
9 9 (0.23%) Extranet
9 9 (0.23%) Radio Access Network
10 8 (0.21%) 3G
10 8 (0.21%) 2G
10 8 (0.21%) LDAP
11 7 (0.18%) SMTP
11 7 (0.18%) 4G
12 6 (0.15%) Kerberos
13 5 (0.13%) LAN
13 5 (0.13%) HTTPS
13 5 (0.13%) WAN
13 5 (0.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2098 (53.79%) SQL Server
2 475 (12.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 278 (7.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 259 (6.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 254 (6.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 168 (4.31%) Oracle Database
7 160 (4.10%) Relational Database
8 149 (3.82%) SQL Server 2005
9 92 (2.36%) MySQL
10 88 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
11 87 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
12 84 (2.15%) NoSQL
13 81 (2.08%) MongoDB
13 81 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
14 74 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 49 (1.26%) SQL Server 2000
16 42 (1.08%) MS Access
17 38 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
18 29 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
19 26 (0.67%) DTS
Development Applications
1 678 (17.38%) Visual Studio
2 462 (11.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 191 (4.90%) NUnit
4 145 (3.72%) Git (software)
5 134 (3.44%) Subversion
6 108 (2.77%) TeamCity
7 97 (2.49%) Selenium
8 67 (1.72%) SpecFlow
9 58 (1.49%) JIRA
10 57 (1.46%) MSTest
11 54 (1.38%) ReSharper
12 41 (1.05%) MSBuild
13 40 (1.03%) Rhino Mocks
13 40 (1.03%) Moq
14 34 (0.87%) Jenkins
15 25 (0.64%) Octopus Deploy
16 20 (0.51%) CruiseControl
17 18 (0.46%) Toad
18 17 (0.44%) Grunt
18 17 (0.44%) Jasmine
General
1 463 (11.87%) Finance
2 187 (4.79%) Banking
3 113 (2.90%) Retail
4 97 (2.49%) Back Office
5 84 (2.15%) Investment Banking
6 82 (2.10%) Marketing
7 43 (1.10%) Telecoms
8 38 (0.97%) Legal
9 36 (0.92%) Front Office
9 36 (0.92%) Publishing
10 32 (0.82%) Advertising
11 31 (0.79%) Manufacturing
12 20 (0.51%) Electronics
13 17 (0.44%) Law
14 13 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 12 (0.31%) Automotive
16 11 (0.28%) Local Government
17 10 (0.26%) Games
18 9 (0.23%) French Language
19 8 (0.21%) German Language
Job Titles
1 3225 (82.69%) Developer
2 1830 (46.92%) .NET Developer
3 853 (21.87%) C# Developer
4 645 (16.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 595 (15.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 425 (10.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 387 (9.92%) Web Developer
8 246 (6.31%) Senior Developer
9 167 (4.28%) Analyst
10 153 (3.92%) SharePoint Developer
11 152 (3.90%) Architect
12 151 (3.87%) Software Developer
13 133 (3.41%) Senior .NET Developer
14 120 (3.08%) .NET Web Developer
15 100 (2.56%) SQL Developer
16 94 (2.41%) Agile .NET Developer
17 85 (2.18%) Sitecore Developer
18 84 (2.15%) Applications Developer
19 71 (1.82%) Umbraco Developer
20 69 (1.77%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3893 (99.82%) .NET
2 1734 (44.46%) HTML
3 1569 (40.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1458 (37.38%) CSS
5 1219 (31.26%) jQuery
6 1042 (26.72%) .NET Framework
7 831 (21.31%) WCF
8 746 (19.13%) Web Services
9 613 (15.72%) Entity Framework
10 606 (15.54%) HTML5
11 591 (15.15%) AngularJS
12 584 (14.97%) XML
13 468 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 419 (10.74%) CSS3
15 325 (8.33%) Ajax
16 257 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 244 (6.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 244 (6.26%) KnockoutJS
17 244 (6.26%) LINQ
18 234 (6.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 122 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 89 (2.28%) Computer Science
3 84 (2.15%) User Experience
4 82 (2.10%) N-Tier
5 63 (1.62%) Mobile App
6 58 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 47 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
8 35 (0.90%) NHS
9 33 (0.85%) W3C
9 33 (0.85%) Client/Server
9 33 (0.85%) Management Information System
10 31 (0.79%) Data Structures
11 30 (0.77%) Visualisation
12 24 (0.62%) Hedge funds
13 23 (0.59%) Derivative
14 21 (0.54%) Mathematics
15 17 (0.44%) DTV
16 15 (0.38%) Market Risk
17 14 (0.36%) Equities
18 13 (0.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 461 (11.82%) Windows
2 118 (3.03%) UNIX
3 73 (1.87%) Linux
4 60 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (1.15%) Android
7 43 (1.10%) Apple iOS
8 31 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (0.41%) Windows Phone
10 13 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
11 7 (0.18%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.15%) Windows XP
12 6 (0.15%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.13%) Solaris
14 4 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.077%) MVS
16 2 (0.051%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.051%) Windows 2000
16 2 (0.051%) Windows Phone 8
17 1 (0.026%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2074 (53.18%) MVC
2 1440 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
3 766 (19.64%) TDD
4 633 (16.23%) Scrum
5 362 (9.28%) Unit Testing
6 325 (8.33%) Web Development
6 325 (8.33%) OO
7 299 (7.67%) E-Commerce
8 294 (7.54%) BDD
9 251 (6.44%) CRM
10 213 (5.46%) SOA
11 206 (5.28%) Continuous Integration
12 182 (4.67%) SDLC
13 167 (4.28%) Software Engineering
14 151 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
15 124 (3.18%) Project Management
16 117 (3.00%) Migration
17 110 (2.82%) OOP
18 109 (2.79%) Content Management
19 97 (2.49%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3317 (85.05%) C#
2 2031 (52.08%) JavaScript
3 1428 (36.62%) SQL
4 383 (9.82%) T-SQL
5 355 (9.10%) VB.NET
6 154 (3.95%) Java
7 139 (3.56%) VB
8 119 (3.05%) PowerShell
9 115 (2.95%) PL/SQL
10 97 (2.49%) C++
11 78 (2.00%) VBA
12 68 (1.74%) PHP
13 55 (1.41%) VB6
14 53 (1.36%) VBScript
15 42 (1.08%) Ruby
16 39 (1.00%) Shell Script
17 37 (0.95%) XPath
17 37 (0.95%) TypeScript
18 33 (0.85%) Python
19 18 (0.46%) C
Qualifications
1 241 (6.18%) Security Cleared
2 185 (4.74%) Degree
3 180 (4.62%) SC Cleared
4 84 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 63 (1.62%) ISTQB
6 50 (1.28%) DV Cleared
7 46 (1.18%) ISEB
8 44 (1.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 35 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 31 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
11 29 (0.74%) MCITP
12 21 (0.54%) MCSD
13 12 (0.31%) MCAD
14 11 (0.28%) MCP
15 10 (0.26%) HND
16 9 (0.23%) MCSE
17 6 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 6 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
18 5 (0.13%) MCTS
18 5 (0.13%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (1.54%) QA
2 15 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.26%) HL7
4 5 (0.13%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.13%) SLA
5 4 (0.10%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.077%) GxP
6 3 (0.077%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.077%) Basel II
7 2 (0.051%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.026%) EMIR
8 1 (0.026%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.026%) WCAG
8 1 (0.026%) COBIT
8 1 (0.026%) BS7799
System Software
1 62 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.18%) ISA Server
2 7 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.15%) Firmware
4 4 (0.10%) Varnish
5 3 (0.077%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.051%) Samba
7 1 (0.026%) Snort
7 1 (0.026%) vCloud
7 1 (0.026%) GridGain
7 1 (0.026%) Docker
7 1 (0.026%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.026%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (0.54%) Puppet
2 14 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (0.18%) Control-M
5 4 (0.10%) CA LISA
6 2 (0.051%) DatAdvantage
6 2 (0.051%) SCOM
6 2 (0.051%) MOM
6 2 (0.051%) Nessus
6 2 (0.051%) Nmap
6 2 (0.051%) LiteSpeed
6 2 (0.051%) WMI
7 1 (0.026%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.026%) SCCM
7 1 (0.026%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.026%) Nagios
7 1 (0.026%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.026%) StatsD
7 1 (0.026%) logstash
Vendors
1 952 (24.41%) Microsoft
2 416 (10.67%) Oracle
3 180 (4.62%) Sitecore
4 93 (2.38%) EPiServer
5 69 (1.77%) HP
6 63 (1.62%) Telerik
7 55 (1.41%) IBM
8 48 (1.23%) Twitter
9 45 (1.15%) Business Objects
10 40 (1.03%) Adobe
11 37 (0.95%) Ektron
12 36 (0.92%) Cisco
13 35 (0.90%) SAP
14 34 (0.87%) Google
15 32 (0.82%) Tableau
16 24 (0.62%) Citrix
17 23 (0.59%) Sybase
18 18 (0.46%) TIBCO
18 18 (0.46%) Xamarin
19 15 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
Portsmouth, Hampshire
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Rate: £270 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
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Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Rate: £500 - £700 Per Day
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East London
Reed Technology
Rate: NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £550 per day 6 Months
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Joseph Harry Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £650.00 per day + Dependant on Experience
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Maidenhead, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £400 per day - 3 Months Contract
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Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £400.00 per day + Dependant on Experience
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
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Lorien Resourcing
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Prospero Recruitment
Rate: From £275 to £300 per day
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Swansea, West Glamorgan
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