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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 51 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 1824 2239 2007
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.37% 4.25% 4.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.48% 15.34% 15.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1279 1528 1272
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £301
% change year-on-year
- +8.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 49
Average hourly rate £22.18 £32.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.68% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.84 £23.80 £21.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £55.00 £70.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -8.57%

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
14620 14600 12823
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.99% 27.74% 27.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 9624 9677 8046
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £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 193 183 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.85 £17.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -11 1660 £350 - 1629
London -14 658 £389 +3.66% 451
South East -8 323 £325 -7.14% 278
City of London -7 176 £400 +0.62% 124
South West +6 151 £328 +0.76% 146
Yorkshire -2 144 £325 +8.33% 141
West Yorkshire +1 115 £325 +8.33% 79
West Midlands -15 109 £325 +2.76% 118
North West -29 96 £325 - 239
East Midlands -8 94 £300 +3.44% 93
Scotland +1 85 £325 +4.83% 33
Leeds 0 82 £325 +8.33% 49
East of England -42 73 £325 -13.33% 119
Hampshire -43 51 £350 +7.69% 68
Manchester -24 47 £333 +0.75% 109
Wales +25 46 £400 +23.07% 13
Edinburgh +10 46 £325 -27.77% 10
Buckinghamshire +9 45 £300 -7.69% 25
Surrey -18 45 £325 -13.33% 38
South Wales +24 42 £408 +25.38% 11
Somerset +9 40 £320 -0.77% 23
Birmingham -10 40 £325 +1.56% 35
West Sussex +7 38 £343 +48.91% 16
Bristol +1 38 £328 +0.76% 32
Leicestershire +11 37 £285 +3.63% 21
Kent +8 37 £338 +8.00% 28
Berkshire -31 37 £334 -11.00% 44
East Sussex +3 35 £300 - 19
Nottinghamshire +2 33 £325 +4.00% 37
Milton Keynes +5 31 £300 -14.28% 13

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3731 (99.97%) .NET
2 3159 (84.65%) C#
3 1962 (52.57%) JavaScript
4 1949 (52.22%) SQL Server
5 1922 (51.50%) MVC
6 1715 (45.95%) HTML
7 1430 (38.32%) CSS
8 1416 (37.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1387 (37.17%) SQL
10 1373 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
11 1171 (31.38%) jQuery
12 970 (25.99%) .NET Framework
13 953 (25.54%) Microsoft
14 826 (22.13%) WCF
15 735 (19.69%) Web Services
16 689 (18.46%) TDD
17 675 (18.09%) Visual Studio
18 597 (16.00%) XML
19 568 (15.22%) Scrum
20 561 (15.03%) Entity Framework
21 541 (14.50%) HTML5
22 480 (12.86%) SQL Server 2008
23 475 (12.73%) AngularJS
24 423 (11.33%) Finance
25 422 (11.31%) Windows
26 413 (11.07%) Team Foundation Server
27 406 (10.88%) CMS
28 399 (10.69%) Oracle
29 379 (10.16%) CSS3
30 376 (10.08%) T-SQL

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 406 (10.88%) CMS
2 357 (9.57%) SharePoint
3 297 (7.96%) IIS
4 206 (5.52%) Umbraco
5 134 (3.59%) Sitecore CMS
6 128 (3.43%) SharePoint 2013
7 111 (2.97%) SharePoint 2010
8 78 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
9 73 (1.96%) Kentico
10 70 (1.88%) Node.js
11 45 (1.21%) Sitefinity
12 32 (0.86%) MQSeries
13 28 (0.75%) DNN
14 23 (0.62%) Apache
15 17 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
15 17 (0.46%) K2 blackpearl
16 16 (0.43%) Lync
17 15 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
18 14 (0.38%) EPiServer CMS
19 13 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 226 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 44 (1.18%) MS Office
3 23 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 21 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 20 (0.54%) InfoPath
6 12 (0.32%) MS Project
7 7 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
8 6 (0.16%) Mingle
8 6 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (0.13%) PowerPivot
9 5 (0.13%) MS Visio
10 4 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
11 2 (0.054%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.027%) Simulink
12 1 (0.027%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 143 (3.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 11 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
5 9 (0.24%) WebTrends
5 9 (0.24%) Tridion
6 7 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
6 7 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
7 5 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
7 5 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
8 3 (0.080%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.027%) nopCommerce
9 1 (0.027%) IntelliMatch
9 1 (0.027%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.027%) Magento
9 1 (0.027%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.027%) CODA-Financials
9 1 (0.027%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 198 (5.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (1.58%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (1.31%) Office 365
4 28 (0.75%) SaaS
5 20 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (0.46%) Google Analytics
7 11 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
8 9 (0.24%) Yammer
9 6 (0.16%) GitHub
10 4 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.080%) IaaS
11 3 (0.080%) PaaS
12 1 (0.027%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.027%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.027%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.027%) Silverpop
12 1 (0.027%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 81 (2.17%) Intranet
2 78 (2.09%) HTTP
3 54 (1.45%) Internet
4 27 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 22 (0.59%) SAN
6 21 (0.56%) SSL
7 15 (0.40%) DNS
8 9 (0.24%) Extranet
9 8 (0.21%) LDAP
10 7 (0.19%) FTP
10 7 (0.19%) HTTPS
11 6 (0.16%) Firewall
11 6 (0.16%) Kerberos
11 6 (0.16%) Wireshark
12 5 (0.13%) WAN
12 5 (0.13%) LAN
12 5 (0.13%) SMTP
13 4 (0.11%) PBX
13 4 (0.11%) CTI
14 3 (0.080%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1949 (52.22%) SQL Server
2 480 (12.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 255 (6.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 241 (6.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 219 (5.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 181 (4.85%) Oracle Database
7 163 (4.37%) SQL Server 2005
8 130 (3.48%) Relational Database
9 89 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 85 (2.28%) Oracle Database 10g
11 81 (2.17%) MySQL
11 81 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
12 69 (1.85%) MongoDB
13 63 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 63 (1.69%) NoSQL
14 52 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
15 49 (1.31%) SQL Server 2000
16 43 (1.15%) MS Access
17 28 (0.75%) DTS
18 24 (0.64%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 675 (18.09%) Visual Studio
2 413 (11.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 173 (4.64%) NUnit
4 127 (3.40%) Git (software)
5 111 (2.97%) Subversion
6 84 (2.25%) TeamCity
7 70 (1.88%) Selenium
8 55 (1.47%) SpecFlow
9 54 (1.45%) JIRA
9 54 (1.45%) MSTest
10 47 (1.26%) ReSharper
11 44 (1.18%) MSBuild
12 43 (1.15%) Moq
13 37 (0.99%) Rhino Mocks
14 33 (0.88%) Jenkins
15 22 (0.59%) CruiseControl
15 22 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 20 (0.54%) Axure RP
17 19 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 17 (0.46%) Grunt
General
1 423 (11.33%) Finance
2 147 (3.94%) Banking
3 100 (2.68%) Retail
4 80 (2.14%) Back Office
5 76 (2.04%) Marketing
6 70 (1.88%) Investment Banking
7 49 (1.31%) Publishing
8 45 (1.21%) Telecoms
9 36 (0.96%) Advertising
9 36 (0.96%) Front Office
10 33 (0.88%) Manufacturing
11 28 (0.75%) Legal
12 19 (0.51%) Electronics
13 13 (0.35%) Law
14 11 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.29%) Automotive
14 11 (0.29%) Games
15 7 (0.19%) German Language
15 7 (0.19%) Local Government
15 7 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 3040 (81.46%) Developer
2 1700 (45.55%) .NET Developer
3 815 (21.84%) C# Developer
4 608 (16.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 557 (14.92%) ASP.NET Developer
6 410 (10.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 361 (9.67%) Web Developer
8 246 (6.59%) Senior Developer
9 165 (4.42%) Analyst
10 164 (4.39%) Architect
11 162 (4.34%) SharePoint Developer
12 135 (3.62%) Software Developer
13 131 (3.51%) Senior .NET Developer
14 123 (3.30%) .NET Web Developer
15 84 (2.25%) SQL Developer
16 82 (2.20%) Sitecore Developer
17 73 (1.96%) Agile .NET Developer
18 71 (1.90%) Umbraco Developer
19 69 (1.85%) Senior C# Developer
19 69 (1.85%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3731 (99.97%) .NET
2 1715 (45.95%) HTML
3 1430 (38.32%) CSS
4 1416 (37.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1171 (31.38%) jQuery
6 970 (25.99%) .NET Framework
7 826 (22.13%) WCF
8 735 (19.69%) Web Services
9 597 (16.00%) XML
10 561 (15.03%) Entity Framework
11 541 (14.50%) HTML5
12 475 (12.73%) AngularJS
13 379 (10.16%) CSS3
14 369 (9.89%) Ajax
15 350 (9.38%) ASP.NET Web API
16 247 (6.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 234 (6.27%) LINQ
18 230 (6.16%) KnockoutJS
19 227 (6.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
20 223 (5.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 117 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
2 101 (2.71%) User Experience
3 97 (2.60%) Computer Science
4 70 (1.88%) N-Tier
5 69 (1.85%) Mobile App
6 57 (1.53%) Enterprise Software
7 47 (1.26%) Inversion of Control
8 46 (1.23%) Open Source
9 44 (1.18%) W3C
10 41 (1.10%) Management Information System
11 39 (1.05%) NHS
12 35 (0.94%) Client/Server
13 27 (0.72%) Visualisation
14 24 (0.64%) Data Structures
15 23 (0.62%) Hedge funds
16 22 (0.59%) Web 2.0
17 18 (0.48%) Derivative
18 17 (0.46%) Kindle
18 17 (0.46%) Equities
19 16 (0.43%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 422 (11.31%) Windows
2 106 (2.84%) UNIX
3 76 (2.04%) Linux
4 52 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 45 (1.21%) Android
7 40 (1.07%) Apple iOS
8 37 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (0.48%) Windows Phone
10 13 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
11 10 (0.27%) Ubuntu
12 9 (0.24%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.19%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.13%) Windows XP
15 4 (0.11%) AIX
16 3 (0.080%) Windows Phone 7
16 3 (0.080%) Windows NT
16 3 (0.080%) VMS
16 3 (0.080%) Windows 2000
16 3 (0.080%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1922 (51.50%) MVC
2 1373 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
3 689 (18.46%) TDD
4 568 (15.22%) Scrum
5 354 (9.49%) OO
6 307 (8.23%) Unit Testing
7 297 (7.96%) Web Development
8 271 (7.26%) E-Commerce
9 249 (6.67%) CRM
10 232 (6.22%) BDD
11 225 (6.03%) SOA
12 174 (4.66%) Continuous Integration
13 154 (4.13%) Software Engineering
14 152 (4.07%) OOP
15 139 (3.72%) Business Intelligence
16 138 (3.70%) Content Management
17 124 (3.32%) Project Management
18 107 (2.87%) Migration
19 104 (2.79%) Workflow
20 92 (2.47%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3159 (84.65%) C#
2 1962 (52.57%) JavaScript
3 1387 (37.17%) SQL
4 376 (10.08%) T-SQL
5 351 (9.41%) VB.NET
6 153 (4.10%) Java
7 120 (3.22%) VB
8 116 (3.11%) PL/SQL
9 115 (3.08%) PowerShell
10 78 (2.09%) C++
11 66 (1.77%) PHP
11 66 (1.77%) VBA
12 56 (1.50%) VBScript
13 46 (1.23%) VB6
14 37 (0.99%) XPath
14 37 (0.99%) Ruby
14 37 (0.99%) Python
15 32 (0.86%) Shell Script
16 20 (0.54%) C
17 15 (0.40%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 255 (6.83%) Security Cleared
2 194 (5.20%) SC Cleared
3 175 (4.69%) Degree
4 95 (2.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 74 (1.98%) ISTQB
6 55 (1.47%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 53 (1.42%) ISEB
8 47 (1.26%) DV Cleared
9 45 (1.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 44 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
11 39 (1.05%) MCITP
12 18 (0.48%) MCSD
13 12 (0.32%) MCAD
14 11 (0.29%) MCSE
14 11 (0.29%) MCP
15 7 (0.19%) CCNA
16 6 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 5 (0.13%) HND
17 5 (0.13%) MCSA
17 5 (0.13%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (1.71%) QA
2 18 (0.48%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (0.32%) HL7
4 7 (0.19%) SLA
5 3 (0.080%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.080%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.080%) GxP
6 2 (0.054%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.054%) WCAG
6 2 (0.054%) COBIT
6 2 (0.054%) EMIR
7 1 (0.027%) BS7799
System Software
1 53 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.16%) Firmware
2 6 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.13%) ISA Server
4 4 (0.11%) Varnish
5 3 (0.080%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.080%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.054%) Samba
6 2 (0.054%) RACF
6 2 (0.054%) LiteSpeed
7 1 (0.027%) vCloud
7 1 (0.027%) GridGain
7 1 (0.027%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.027%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (0.54%) Puppet
2 16 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.16%) Nessus
4 6 (0.16%) Nmap
5 5 (0.13%) Control-M
6 4 (0.11%) CA LISA
7 3 (0.080%) SCOM
7 3 (0.080%) CORE IMPACT
7 3 (0.080%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.054%) MOM
8 2 (0.054%) WMI
8 2 (0.054%) DatAdvantage
9 1 (0.027%) SCCM
9 1 (0.027%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.027%) Nagios
9 1 (0.027%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 953 (25.54%) Microsoft
2 399 (10.69%) Oracle
3 195 (5.23%) Sitecore
4 93 (2.49%) EPiServer
5 85 (2.28%) HP
6 73 (1.96%) Telerik
7 61 (1.63%) Adobe
8 55 (1.47%) Twitter
9 52 (1.39%) Google
10 44 (1.18%) Ektron
11 43 (1.15%) Cisco
11 43 (1.15%) IBM
12 34 (0.91%) SAP
13 32 (0.86%) Tableau
14 30 (0.80%) Business Objects
15 29 (0.78%) OpenText
16 28 (0.75%) RedDot
17 22 (0.59%) Xamarin
17 22 (0.59%) Citrix
18 16 (0.43%) Sybase
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