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 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 51 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 1793 2054 2230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.53% 4.22% 4.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.09% 15.61% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1223 1302 1492
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
- +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 36 40
Average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.58 £15.00 £19.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £38.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £32.50

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
13701 13155 12880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.96% 27.01% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9189 8297 8174
Average daily rate £388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 275 335
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.46 £13.50 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.02 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -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 27 January 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 27 January 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 27 January 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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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 -10 1606 £356 +1.57% 1622
London -22 548 £400 +6.66% 389
South East -3 416 £363 +11.53% 328
City of London -9 163 £425 +1.19% 130
Yorkshire -6 154 £325 +8.33% 151
South West -10 124 £325 - 144
Scotland +15 116 £315 +5.00% 53
West Yorkshire -1 113 £325 +6.55% 99
North West -8 113 £311 +3.75% 244
East of England -21 92 £375 +13.20% 122
Surrey +2 91 £400 +14.28% 52
Hampshire -14 87 £363 +11.53% 65
West Midlands -23 74 £338 - 114
Leeds -5 72 £325 +1.56% 50
Berkshire -8 70 £363 +3.57% 63
Manchester -9 68 £310 -4.61% 131
East Midlands -9 61 £301 +4.52% 97
Glasgow +22 59 £310 +5.36% 26
Buckinghamshire -11 49 £388 +14.39% 17
Edinburgh +22 45 £358 +10.00% 18
East Sussex +3 45 £245 -24.61% 23
Brighton +2 41 £225 -30.76% 16
Hertfordshire +9 36 £365 -2.66% 35
Gosport -8 36 £425 +32.81% 3
Kent +1 34 £325 +20.93% 39
Milton Keynes -12 33 £400 - 12
Bristol -18 33 £323 -14.00% 33
Somerset +7 31 £325 -18.23% 13
Wales -9 30 £305 +1.66% 24
Cambridgeshire -21 28 £400 +6.66% 39

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 3832 (99.90%) .NET
2 3200 (83.42%) C#
3 2009 (52.37%) SQL Server
4 1982 (51.67%) JavaScript
5 1852 (48.28%) MVC
6 1791 (46.69%) HTML
7 1468 (38.27%) CSS
8 1430 (37.28%) SQL
9 1428 (37.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1279 (33.34%) Agile Software Development
11 1178 (30.71%) jQuery
12 1085 (28.28%) Microsoft
13 881 (22.97%) .NET Framework
14 845 (22.03%) WCF
15 718 (18.72%) Web Services
16 662 (17.26%) TDD
17 656 (17.10%) Visual Studio
18 601 (15.67%) XML
19 558 (14.55%) HTML5
20 556 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
21 511 (13.32%) Scrum
22 481 (12.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 464 (12.10%) Finance
24 457 (11.91%) T-SQL
25 450 (11.73%) Team Foundation Server
26 449 (11.70%) SharePoint
27 428 (11.16%) Ajax
28 407 (10.61%) Oracle
29 395 (10.30%) Windows
30 368 (9.59%) Web Development

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 449 (11.70%) SharePoint
2 342 (8.92%) CMS
3 292 (7.61%) IIS
4 190 (4.95%) SharePoint 2010
5 162 (4.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 161 (4.20%) Umbraco
7 123 (3.21%) Sitecore CMS
8 80 (2.09%) BizTalk Server
9 68 (1.77%) Kentico
10 54 (1.41%) Node.js
11 42 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
12 25 (0.65%) Apache
13 20 (0.52%) Sitefinity
14 19 (0.50%) MQSeries
15 16 (0.42%) Tomcat
16 14 (0.36%) Lync
16 14 (0.36%) Confluence
16 14 (0.36%) EPiServer CMS
17 13 (0.34%) WebSphere
18 12 (0.31%) DNN
Applications
1 306 (7.98%) MS Excel
2 71 (1.85%) MS Office
3 38 (0.99%) InfoPath
4 23 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 15 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 12 (0.31%) Photoshop
7 9 (0.23%) Mingle
7 9 (0.23%) MS Visio
7 9 (0.23%) MS Project
8 7 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
9 6 (0.16%) PowerPivot
9 6 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (0.052%) SPSS
10 2 (0.052%) Fireworks
10 2 (0.052%) FastStats
11 1 (0.026%) CATIA
11 1 (0.026%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 200 (5.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 87 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
3 24 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 22 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.21%) Markit EDM
5 8 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
7 4 (0.10%) Tridion
7 4 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.052%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.052%) Adaptiv
8 2 (0.052%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.052%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.052%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.052%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.052%) SAP ECC
9 1 (0.026%) Magento
9 1 (0.026%) SiteCatalyst
9 1 (0.026%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 173 (4.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (0.86%) Office 365
3 25 (0.65%) SaaS
4 17 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
4 17 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (0.16%) PaaS
6 3 (0.078%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.078%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.078%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.052%) GitHub
7 2 (0.052%) IaaS
8 1 (0.026%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.026%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 105 (2.74%) Intranet
2 77 (2.01%) HTTP
3 75 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 48 (1.25%) Internet
5 47 (1.23%) SAN
6 35 (0.91%) SSL
7 18 (0.47%) DNS
8 17 (0.44%) HTTPS
8 17 (0.44%) Extranet
9 15 (0.39%) FTP
10 14 (0.36%) Wireshark
11 11 (0.29%) LDAP
12 7 (0.18%) Kerberos
13 6 (0.16%) Firewall
14 5 (0.13%) LAN
14 5 (0.13%) SMTP
14 5 (0.13%) WAN
14 5 (0.13%) CTI
14 5 (0.13%) DHCP
14 5 (0.13%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2009 (52.37%) SQL Server
2 556 (14.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 278 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 246 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 201 (5.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 184 (4.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 132 (3.44%) Oracle Database
8 125 (3.26%) Relational Database
9 97 (2.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 90 (2.35%) Oracle Reports
11 65 (1.69%) MySQL
12 45 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
13 41 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
13 41 (1.07%) SQL Server 2000
14 36 (0.94%) MS Access
14 36 (0.94%) Crystal Reports
15 35 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
15 35 (0.91%) NoSQL
16 33 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 31 (0.81%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 656 (17.10%) Visual Studio
2 450 (11.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 196 (5.11%) NUnit
4 111 (2.89%) Subversion
5 108 (2.82%) Git (software)
6 76 (1.98%) SpecFlow
7 71 (1.85%) Selenium
8 62 (1.62%) MSTest
8 62 (1.62%) Moq
9 58 (1.51%) JIRA
10 56 (1.46%) Rhino Mocks
11 47 (1.23%) TeamCity
12 36 (0.94%) Jenkins
13 34 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 31 (0.81%) ReSharper
15 30 (0.78%) MSBuild
16 28 (0.73%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 28 (0.73%) Axure RP
16 28 (0.73%) CruiseControl
17 22 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 464 (12.10%) Finance
2 131 (3.42%) Banking
3 96 (2.50%) Marketing
4 93 (2.42%) Retail
5 56 (1.46%) Advertising
6 55 (1.43%) Back Office
7 54 (1.41%) Telecoms
8 47 (1.23%) Publishing
9 45 (1.17%) Investment Banking
10 43 (1.12%) Front Office
11 35 (0.91%) Manufacturing
12 29 (0.76%) Legal
13 25 (0.65%) Electronics
14 12 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
14 12 (0.31%) Financial Institution
15 10 (0.26%) Games
15 10 (0.26%) Law
16 6 (0.16%) Local Government
17 5 (0.13%) Dutch Language
17 5 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3133 (81.67%) Developer
2 1687 (43.98%) .NET Developer
3 824 (21.48%) C# Developer
4 607 (15.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 576 (15.02%) ASP.NET Developer
6 429 (11.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 310 (8.08%) Web Developer
8 309 (8.06%) Senior Developer
9 214 (5.58%) SharePoint Developer
10 178 (4.64%) Analyst
11 152 (3.96%) Senior .NET Developer
12 149 (3.88%) Software Developer
13 145 (3.78%) Architect
14 125 (3.26%) .NET Web Developer
15 111 (2.89%) SQL Developer
16 99 (2.58%) CRM Developer
17 78 (2.03%) Agile .NET Developer
18 73 (1.90%) Consultant
19 72 (1.88%) Senior C# Developer
19 72 (1.88%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3832 (99.90%) .NET
2 1791 (46.69%) HTML
3 1468 (38.27%) CSS
4 1428 (37.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1178 (30.71%) jQuery
6 881 (22.97%) .NET Framework
7 845 (22.03%) WCF
8 718 (18.72%) Web Services
9 601 (15.67%) XML
10 558 (14.55%) HTML5
11 481 (12.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 428 (11.16%) Ajax
13 338 (8.81%) CSS3
14 330 (8.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 297 (7.74%) AngularJS
16 283 (7.38%) ASP.NET Web API
17 242 (6.31%) LINQ
18 210 (5.47%) WPF
19 209 (5.45%) KnockoutJS
20 205 (5.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 133 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
2 102 (2.66%) Computer Science
3 101 (2.63%) User Experience
4 87 (2.27%) N-Tier
5 76 (1.98%) NHS
6 71 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 63 (1.64%) Open Source
8 53 (1.38%) Inversion of Control
9 51 (1.33%) Management Information System
10 39 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
11 35 (0.91%) W3C
12 25 (0.65%) Web 2.0
13 24 (0.63%) Client/Server
14 22 (0.57%) DTV
15 21 (0.55%) Visualisation
16 19 (0.50%) Mathematics
17 18 (0.47%) GIS
17 18 (0.47%) Market Risk
18 17 (0.44%) Kindle
18 17 (0.44%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 395 (10.30%) Windows
2 117 (3.05%) UNIX
3 72 (1.88%) Linux
4 61 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 59 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (1.36%) Android
7 43 (1.12%) Apple iOS
8 29 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
9 15 (0.39%) Windows XP
10 14 (0.36%) Windows 7
11 13 (0.34%) Windows 2000
12 11 (0.29%) Windows Phone
13 6 (0.16%) AIX
13 6 (0.16%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.13%) VMS
15 3 (0.078%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.078%) OpenVMS
15 3 (0.078%) Solaris
15 3 (0.078%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1852 (48.28%) MVC
2 1279 (33.34%) Agile Software Development
3 662 (17.26%) TDD
4 511 (13.32%) Scrum
5 368 (9.59%) Web Development
6 366 (9.54%) OO
7 281 (7.33%) CRM
8 262 (6.83%) Unit Testing
9 249 (6.49%) BDD
10 231 (6.02%) E-Commerce
11 216 (5.63%) SOA
12 193 (5.03%) Continuous Integration
13 162 (4.22%) Project Management
14 150 (3.91%) OOP
15 138 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
16 137 (3.57%) Workflow
17 121 (3.15%) Software Engineering
17 121 (3.15%) Content Management
18 116 (3.02%) Migration
19 112 (2.92%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 3200 (83.42%) C#
2 1982 (51.67%) JavaScript
3 1430 (37.28%) SQL
4 457 (11.91%) T-SQL
5 353 (9.20%) VB.NET
6 155 (4.04%) VB
7 154 (4.01%) Java
8 129 (3.36%) PowerShell
9 109 (2.84%) PL/SQL
10 98 (2.55%) VBScript
11 77 (2.01%) VBA
12 64 (1.67%) PHP
12 64 (1.67%) C++
13 43 (1.12%) VB6
14 36 (0.94%) XPath
15 33 (0.86%) C
16 32 (0.83%) Python
17 21 (0.55%) Ruby
18 20 (0.52%) XAML
19 17 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 304 (7.92%) Security Cleared
2 248 (6.47%) SC Cleared
3 178 (4.64%) Degree
4 127 (3.31%) ISTQB
5 84 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
6 76 (1.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 71 (1.85%) DV Cleared
8 64 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 47 (1.23%) ISEB
10 37 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
11 30 (0.78%) MCITP
12 11 (0.29%) CCNA
12 11 (0.29%) MCSE
13 9 (0.23%) MCTS
14 8 (0.21%) MCSA
15 7 (0.18%) MCP
16 5 (0.13%) CCNP
17 4 (0.10%) CTC Cleared
18 3 (0.078%) BC Cleared
19 2 (0.052%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (1.90%) QA
2 21 (0.55%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.21%) SLA
3 8 (0.21%) WCAG
3 8 (0.21%) HL7
4 4 (0.10%) WAI
4 4 (0.10%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.078%) COBIT
5 3 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.026%) DICOM
6 1 (0.026%) GxP
6 1 (0.026%) EMIR
6 1 (0.026%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 51 (1.33%) Active Directory
2 15 (0.39%) Nmap
3 8 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.13%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.13%) Firmware
5 4 (0.10%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.078%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.078%) vCloud
7 2 (0.052%) RACF
7 2 (0.052%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.052%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.052%) DFS Replication
8 1 (0.026%) Varnish
8 1 (0.026%) Squid
8 1 (0.026%) GridGain
8 1 (0.026%) Docker
Systems Management
1 39 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.39%) Nessus
3 14 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.26%) Puppet
5 3 (0.078%) CORE IMPACT
5 3 (0.078%) SCOM
6 2 (0.052%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.052%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.026%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.026%) WSUS
7 1 (0.026%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.026%) SCCM
7 1 (0.026%) MOM
7 1 (0.026%) Control-M
7 1 (0.026%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.026%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.026%) CA LISA
7 1 (0.026%) logstash
Vendors
1 1085 (28.28%) Microsoft
2 407 (10.61%) Oracle
3 174 (4.54%) Sitecore
4 132 (3.44%) HP
5 69 (1.80%) EPiServer
6 53 (1.38%) Telerik
7 48 (1.25%) Citrix
8 45 (1.17%) Adobe
9 41 (1.07%) SAP
10 39 (1.02%) Google
11 38 (0.99%) Open Text
12 35 (0.91%) RedDot
13 33 (0.86%) Ektron
14 29 (0.76%) Twitter
15 27 (0.70%) Cisco
16 23 (0.60%) Xamarin
17 14 (0.36%) Sybase
17 14 (0.36%) DevExpress
18 12 (0.31%) Facebook
19 11 (0.29%) Remedy
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