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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 55 48 38
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -10
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 1841 1970 2350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.24% 3.86% 4.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.14% 13.64% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1266 1279 1486
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £451 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 38 46
Average hourly rate £34.00 £23.25 £27.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.23% -16.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.97 £11.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £36.97 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £22.46 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+49.18% -22.56%

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
15162 14440 14415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.66% 28.31% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10346 9356 8802
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 280 393
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.80 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.56% +3.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £16.70 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.40 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 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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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 -4 1680 £350 - 1437
London -12 594 £400 +5.26% 327
South East -12 318 £350 +0.71% 280
Yorkshire +6 177 £325 +13.04% 136
City of London +3 170 £400 - 128
West Yorkshire +6 129 £325 +14.53% 77
North West -11 123 £310 - 231
East of England -12 122 £338 +3.84% 121
South West -19 122 £325 +3.17% 138
Scotland 0 116 £313 - 80
West Midlands -2 106 £335 +8.06% 96
Leeds -2 87 £325 +8.33% 41
East Midlands 0 85 £323 +17.27% 71
Surrey +5 73 £398 - 32
Hampshire -24 72 £330 +1.53% 82
Manchester -10 70 £314 -3.46% 121
Berkshire -4 59 £363 +3.57% 35
Edinburgh -6 52 £350 +9.80% 29
Birmingham +8 41 £350 +7.69% 36
Glasgow +12 40 £305 +8.75% 37
Gosport -6 38 £313 +1.62% 2
Cambridgeshire -6 37 £310 -3.12% 35
Somerset 0 33 £315 -20.25% 13
North East -7 31 £300 -4.00% 35
Buckinghamshire -38 31 £363 +11.53% 20
South Wales +4 30 £305 +18.44% 11
Kent +3 30 £320 -1.53% 28
Wales -26 30 £305 +10.90% 21
Cheshire -2 29 £311 +7.32% 66
Bristol -14 29 £325 -3.70% 30

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 4132 (99.86%) .NET
2 3458 (83.57%) C#
3 2158 (52.15%) SQL Server
4 2090 (50.51%) JavaScript
5 2050 (49.54%) MVC
6 1954 (47.22%) HTML
7 1583 (38.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1536 (37.12%) CSS
9 1448 (34.99%) SQL
10 1314 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
11 1214 (29.34%) jQuery
12 1090 (26.34%) Microsoft
13 939 (22.69%) WCF
14 933 (22.55%) .NET Framework
15 737 (17.81%) TDD
16 719 (17.38%) Web Services
17 691 (16.70%) Visual Studio
18 659 (15.93%) HTML5
19 639 (15.44%) SQL Server 2008
20 637 (15.39%) XML
21 521 (12.59%) Scrum
22 502 (12.13%) SharePoint
23 495 (11.96%) T-SQL
24 493 (11.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 472 (11.41%) Finance
26 466 (11.26%) Windows
27 456 (11.02%) Team Foundation Server
28 454 (10.97%) Ajax
29 427 (10.32%) Web Development
30 404 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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
1 502 (12.13%) SharePoint
2 333 (8.05%) CMS
3 303 (7.32%) IIS
4 215 (5.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 186 (4.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 165 (3.99%) Umbraco
7 125 (3.02%) Sitecore CMS
8 109 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
9 70 (1.69%) Node.js
10 54 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
11 48 (1.16%) Kentico
12 20 (0.48%) WordPress
12 20 (0.48%) Confluence
13 19 (0.46%) Apache
14 17 (0.41%) Tomcat
15 16 (0.39%) EPiServer CMS
16 15 (0.36%) Sitefinity
17 14 (0.34%) JBoss
17 14 (0.34%) K2 blackpearl
18 11 (0.27%) Lync
Applications
1 330 (7.97%) MS Excel
2 76 (1.84%) MS Office
3 58 (1.40%) InfoPath
4 27 (0.65%) Photoshop
5 16 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.19%) MS Project
6 8 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.14%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.12%) PowerPivot
8 5 (0.12%) Fireworks
9 4 (0.097%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (0.072%) Mingle
11 2 (0.048%) SPSS
11 2 (0.048%) FastStats
11 2 (0.048%) GIMP
12 1 (0.024%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 197 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 107 (2.59%) Oracle EBS
3 32 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
4 23 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (0.17%) Tridion
6 7 (0.17%) WebTrends
7 6 (0.14%) Markit EDM
8 5 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.097%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 3 (0.072%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.072%) Adaptiv
11 2 (0.048%) SAP CRM
11 2 (0.048%) SAP ECC
11 2 (0.048%) SiteCatalyst
11 2 (0.048%) Temenos T24
11 2 (0.048%) SAP ERP
11 2 (0.048%) Dynamics GP
12 1 (0.024%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 192 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (1.01%) Office 365
3 38 (0.92%) SaaS
4 26 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
5 15 (0.36%) PaaS
6 9 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (0.19%) GitHub
8 7 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.12%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.024%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.024%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 91 (2.20%) TCP/IP
2 85 (2.05%) HTTP
3 84 (2.03%) Intranet
4 73 (1.76%) Internet
5 50 (1.21%) SAN
6 29 (0.70%) Extranet
6 29 (0.70%) SSL
6 29 (0.70%) HTTPS
7 28 (0.68%) DNS
8 15 (0.36%) Wireshark
8 15 (0.36%) FTP
9 8 (0.19%) LDAP
10 5 (0.12%) SPDY
10 5 (0.12%) Firewall
11 4 (0.097%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.072%) SSH
12 3 (0.072%) DHCP
12 3 (0.072%) CTI
13 2 (0.048%) Wireless
13 2 (0.048%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2158 (52.15%) SQL Server
2 639 (15.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 272 (6.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 235 (5.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 232 (5.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 230 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 102 (2.46%) Relational Database
8 97 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 91 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
10 86 (2.08%) MySQL
11 81 (1.96%) Oracle Database
12 51 (1.23%) SQL Server 2000
13 42 (1.01%) DTS
14 37 (0.89%) RDBMS
14 37 (0.89%) NoSQL
15 35 (0.85%) RavenDB
16 33 (0.80%) MongoDB
17 32 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
18 28 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 24 (0.58%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 691 (16.70%) Visual Studio
2 456 (11.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 213 (5.15%) NUnit
4 138 (3.33%) Subversion
5 134 (3.24%) Git (software)
6 96 (2.32%) SpecFlow
7 73 (1.76%) MSTest
8 72 (1.74%) TeamCity
8 72 (1.74%) Selenium
9 64 (1.55%) JIRA
10 59 (1.43%) QuickTest Pro
11 58 (1.40%) Moq
12 51 (1.23%) Rhino Mocks
13 36 (0.87%) MSBuild
14 31 (0.75%) Visual Studio Team System
15 29 (0.70%) Jenkins
15 29 (0.70%) ReSharper
16 27 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 23 (0.56%) CruiseControl
18 21 (0.51%) Jasmine
General
1 472 (11.41%) Finance
2 152 (3.67%) Banking
3 103 (2.49%) Retail
4 101 (2.44%) Marketing
5 62 (1.50%) Back Office
5 62 (1.50%) Advertising
6 49 (1.18%) Front Office
7 47 (1.14%) Telecoms
8 46 (1.11%) Investment Banking
9 38 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 27 (0.65%) Publishing
11 26 (0.63%) Legal
11 26 (0.63%) Electronics
12 20 (0.48%) Financial Institution
13 14 (0.34%) Law
14 10 (0.24%) Automotive
15 8 (0.19%) Games
16 6 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.14%) Multimedia
16 6 (0.14%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 3403 (82.24%) Developer
2 1832 (44.27%) .NET Developer
3 912 (22.04%) C# Developer
4 663 (16.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 648 (15.66%) ASP.NET Developer
6 463 (11.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 383 (9.26%) Web Developer
8 317 (7.66%) Senior Developer
9 242 (5.85%) SharePoint Developer
10 181 (4.37%) Analyst
11 161 (3.89%) Software Developer
12 157 (3.79%) Senior .NET Developer
13 131 (3.17%) .NET Web Developer
14 110 (2.66%) Architect
15 109 (2.63%) CRM Developer
16 105 (2.54%) SQL Developer
17 93 (2.25%) Front-End Developer
18 82 (1.98%) C# Web Developer
18 82 (1.98%) Agile .NET Developer
19 78 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4132 (99.86%) .NET
2 1954 (47.22%) HTML
3 1583 (38.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1536 (37.12%) CSS
5 1214 (29.34%) jQuery
6 939 (22.69%) WCF
7 933 (22.55%) .NET Framework
8 719 (17.38%) Web Services
9 659 (15.93%) HTML5
10 637 (15.39%) XML
11 493 (11.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 454 (10.97%) Ajax
13 404 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 377 (9.11%) CSS3
15 283 (6.84%) AngularJS
15 283 (6.84%) ASP.NET Web API
16 273 (6.60%) LINQ
17 265 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 229 (5.53%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 229 (5.53%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 165 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
2 100 (2.42%) N-Tier
3 95 (2.30%) User Experience
4 83 (2.01%) Computer Science
5 74 (1.79%) Mobile App
6 62 (1.50%) NHS
7 61 (1.47%) Open Source
8 59 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
9 47 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
10 44 (1.06%) Management Information System
11 23 (0.56%) Visualisation
11 23 (0.56%) DTV
11 23 (0.56%) GIS
12 22 (0.53%) Client/Server
12 22 (0.53%) Hedge funds
13 21 (0.51%) Market Risk
13 21 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 15 (0.36%) Mathematics
14 15 (0.36%) Fixed Income
14 15 (0.36%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 466 (11.26%) Windows
2 130 (3.14%) UNIX
3 76 (1.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 74 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 69 (1.67%) Linux
6 40 (0.97%) Android
7 34 (0.82%) Apple iOS
8 30 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 24 (0.58%) Windows XP
10 22 (0.53%) Windows 2000
11 8 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.12%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.097%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.072%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.072%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.048%) Windows CE
15 2 (0.048%) AIX
15 2 (0.048%) Solaris
15 2 (0.048%) VMS
16 1 (0.024%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2050 (49.54%) MVC
2 1314 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
3 737 (17.81%) TDD
4 521 (12.59%) Scrum
5 427 (10.32%) Web Development
6 365 (8.82%) OO
7 309 (7.47%) Unit Testing
8 308 (7.44%) CRM
9 280 (6.77%) BDD
10 255 (6.16%) E-Commerce
11 247 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
12 195 (4.71%) SOA
13 168 (4.06%) Project Management
14 151 (3.65%) OOP
15 144 (3.48%) Workflow
16 124 (3.00%) Software Engineering
16 124 (3.00%) Business Intelligence
17 120 (2.90%) Dependency Injection
18 119 (2.88%) Migration
19 109 (2.63%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3458 (83.57%) C#
2 2090 (50.51%) JavaScript
3 1448 (34.99%) SQL
4 495 (11.96%) T-SQL
5 396 (9.57%) VB.NET
6 192 (4.64%) VB
7 165 (3.99%) Java
8 144 (3.48%) PowerShell
9 106 (2.56%) PL/SQL
10 101 (2.44%) VBScript
11 90 (2.17%) PHP
12 62 (1.50%) VBA
13 54 (1.30%) C++
14 51 (1.23%) VB6
15 27 (0.65%) C
16 24 (0.58%) XAML
17 20 (0.48%) Ruby
17 20 (0.48%) XPath
18 16 (0.39%) Python
19 14 (0.34%) Perl
Qualifications
1 320 (7.73%) Security Cleared
2 262 (6.33%) SC Cleared
3 175 (4.23%) Degree
4 171 (4.13%) ISTQB
5 98 (2.37%) DV Cleared
6 96 (2.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 83 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 69 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 35 (0.85%) ISEB
10 30 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
11 29 (0.70%) MCITP
12 14 (0.34%) MCTS
13 12 (0.29%) MCSE
14 11 (0.27%) MCP
14 11 (0.27%) MCSD
15 8 (0.19%) CCNA
15 8 (0.19%) MCPD
16 6 (0.14%) CCNP
16 6 (0.14%) MCSA
17 5 (0.12%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (2.44%) QA
2 11 (0.27%) HL7
2 11 (0.27%) SLA
3 8 (0.19%) WCAG
4 7 (0.17%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.12%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.097%) WAI
6 4 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.024%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.024%) COBIT
7 1 (0.024%) DICOM
7 1 (0.024%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 47 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.31%) Nmap
3 7 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.097%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.072%) vCloud
6 2 (0.048%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.048%) DFS Replication
6 2 (0.048%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.024%) Docker
7 1 (0.024%) Squid
7 1 (0.024%) Varnish
7 1 (0.024%) NDS
Systems Management
1 49 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.31%) Nessus
4 9 (0.22%) Puppet
5 8 (0.19%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (0.097%) Kibana
7 2 (0.048%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.048%) SCCM
8 1 (0.024%) logstash
8 1 (0.024%) CA LISA
8 1 (0.024%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.024%) WMI
8 1 (0.024%) WSUS
8 1 (0.024%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.024%) SCOM
8 1 (0.024%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 1090 (26.34%) Microsoft
2 394 (9.52%) Oracle
3 173 (4.18%) Sitecore
4 169 (4.08%) HP
5 73 (1.76%) EPiServer
6 50 (1.21%) Citrix
7 43 (1.04%) Telerik
8 40 (0.97%) SAP
9 31 (0.75%) Twitter
9 31 (0.75%) Adobe
10 29 (0.70%) RedDot
11 28 (0.68%) Open Text
12 25 (0.60%) Google
13 24 (0.58%) Cisco
14 23 (0.56%) Ektron
15 19 (0.46%) DevExpress
16 15 (0.36%) IBM
17 14 (0.34%) Xamarin
18 12 (0.29%) Nintex
19 11 (0.27%) Sybase
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