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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 49 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 1950 2141 2099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.63% 4.12% 4.56%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.78% 15.16% 16.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1288 1345 1325
Average daily rate
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£350 £343 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% +3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 34 47
Average hourly rate £33.75 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.78 £25.30 £18.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.15 £50.25 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00

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
14151 14119 12451
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.37% 27.20% 27.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9202 8972 7852
Average daily rate £388 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 179 221 325
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.31 £16.87 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £53.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 March 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 March 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 March 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 -7 1784 £350 - 1591
London -4 625 £400 +6.66% 375
South East -2 420 £345 -1.42% 314
South West +18 179 £338 +5.46% 147
City of London +1 173 £413 +6.79% 105
Yorkshire -4 149 £325 +8.33% 147
West Midlands -9 112 £325 +1.96% 144
West Yorkshire -1 104 £325 +1.56% 95
North West -23 104 £325 -0.76% 232
Scotland -6 91 £325 +8.33% 58
East of England -28 90 £400 +23.07% 108
Hampshire -5 87 £350 +6.87% 53
Berkshire -4 86 £334 -11.00% 47
East Midlands -9 85 £300 +4.34% 87
Leeds -1 76 £325 +1.56% 62
Surrey -18 70 £375 - 42
Manchester -21 57 £325 -3.70% 117
Somerset +14 47 £325 -1.51% 22
Edinburgh +8 46 £310 +6.89% 20
Buckinghamshire +11 45 £300 -5.51% 39
Reading +8 44 £350 -6.66% 21
Kent +7 42 £325 +24.40% 20
Birmingham -11 39 £363 +5.76% 39
Wales +3 38 £281 -13.46% 17
East Sussex 0 38 £300 -7.69% 29
Brighton -2 35 £300 -7.69% 21
Glasgow -9 35 £330 +10.00% 26
Bristol +2 34 £350 +7.69% 32
Gloucestershire +9 33 £395 +31.66% 15
West Sussex +6 30 £395 +14.49% 20

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 3716 (99.92%) .NET
2 3124 (84.00%) C#
3 1948 (52.38%) JavaScript
4 1945 (52.30%) SQL Server
5 1805 (48.53%) MVC
6 1682 (45.23%) HTML
7 1414 (38.02%) CSS
8 1385 (37.24%) SQL
9 1381 (37.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1290 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
11 1197 (32.19%) jQuery
12 1008 (27.10%) Microsoft
13 876 (23.55%) .NET Framework
14 781 (21.00%) WCF
15 712 (19.14%) Web Services
16 663 (17.83%) Visual Studio
17 654 (17.59%) TDD
18 580 (15.60%) XML
19 516 (13.87%) SQL Server 2008
20 514 (13.82%) HTML5
21 510 (13.71%) Scrum
22 506 (13.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 423 (11.37%) Finance
24 406 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
25 401 (10.78%) T-SQL
26 397 (10.67%) CMS
27 394 (10.59%) Oracle
28 389 (10.46%) SharePoint
29 388 (10.43%) Windows
30 364 (9.79%) Ajax

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 397 (10.67%) CMS
2 389 (10.46%) SharePoint
3 256 (6.88%) IIS
4 177 (4.76%) Umbraco
5 146 (3.93%) Sitecore CMS
6 144 (3.87%) SharePoint 2010
7 127 (3.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 70 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
9 68 (1.83%) Kentico
10 55 (1.48%) Node.js
11 42 (1.13%) Sitefinity
12 26 (0.70%) MQSeries
13 25 (0.67%) Apache
14 21 (0.56%) DNN
14 21 (0.56%) K2 blackpearl
15 19 (0.51%) SharePoint Server
16 17 (0.46%) Tomcat
17 16 (0.43%) Apache Solr
18 15 (0.40%) EPiServer CMS
18 15 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 269 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 53 (1.43%) MS Office
3 23 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 22 (0.59%) InfoPath
5 16 (0.43%) MS Project
6 12 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 11 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
8 9 (0.24%) Mingle
8 9 (0.24%) PowerPivot
8 9 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (0.22%) 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
1 184 (4.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 61 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
3 17 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.32%) Tridion
6 9 (0.24%) Markit EDM
7 8 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 8 (0.22%) Google Analytics
8 7 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (0.19%) SiteCatalyst
9 5 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
9 5 (0.13%) WebTrends
10 2 (0.054%) SAP ECC
10 2 (0.054%) Dynamics GP
10 2 (0.054%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 2 (0.054%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.054%) SAP CRM
11 1 (0.027%) nopCommerce
11 1 (0.027%) IntelliMatch
11 1 (0.027%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 187 (5.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (0.94%) Office 365
3 33 (0.89%) SaaS
4 25 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (0.24%) Yammer
7 2 (0.054%) GitHub
7 2 (0.054%) IaaS
7 2 (0.054%) PaaS
8 1 (0.027%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.027%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.027%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.027%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.027%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 83 (2.23%) Intranet
2 57 (1.53%) HTTP
3 51 (1.37%) TCP/IP
4 47 (1.26%) Internet
5 35 (0.94%) SAN
6 25 (0.67%) SSL
7 14 (0.38%) DNS
8 11 (0.30%) HTTPS
9 10 (0.27%) Extranet
9 10 (0.27%) Wireshark
10 9 (0.24%) FTP
11 8 (0.22%) Kerberos
12 7 (0.19%) LDAP
13 6 (0.16%) CTI
13 6 (0.16%) Firewall
14 5 (0.13%) LAN
14 5 (0.13%) WAN
14 5 (0.13%) SMTP
15 4 (0.11%) PBX
16 2 (0.054%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1945 (52.30%) SQL Server
2 516 (13.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 287 (7.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 238 (6.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 222 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 181 (4.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 153 (4.11%) Oracle Database
8 120 (3.23%) Relational Database
9 83 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 75 (2.02%) Oracle Reports
11 64 (1.72%) Oracle Database 11g
12 62 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
13 60 (1.61%) MySQL
14 56 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
15 51 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
16 46 (1.24%) MS Access
17 40 (1.08%) MongoDB
18 38 (1.02%) NoSQL
19 34 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
20 33 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 663 (17.83%) Visual Studio
2 406 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 171 (4.60%) NUnit
4 112 (3.01%) Subversion
5 111 (2.98%) Git (software)
6 59 (1.59%) Selenium
7 58 (1.56%) TeamCity
8 55 (1.48%) MSTest
9 52 (1.40%) JIRA
10 48 (1.29%) Moq
11 47 (1.26%) SpecFlow
12 40 (1.08%) ReSharper
13 39 (1.05%) Rhino Mocks
14 35 (0.94%) Jenkins
15 29 (0.78%) MSBuild
16 28 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 25 (0.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 24 (0.65%) CruiseControl
19 20 (0.54%) Axure RP
20 17 (0.46%) Jasmine
General
1 423 (11.37%) Finance
2 133 (3.58%) Banking
3 91 (2.45%) Marketing
4 86 (2.31%) Back Office
5 81 (2.18%) Retail
6 62 (1.67%) Publishing
7 57 (1.53%) Investment Banking
8 53 (1.43%) Advertising
9 43 (1.16%) Telecoms
10 37 (0.99%) Front Office
11 32 (0.86%) Manufacturing
12 22 (0.59%) Legal
13 20 (0.54%) Electronics
14 14 (0.38%) Games
15 9 (0.24%) Automotive
15 9 (0.24%) Law
16 8 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.19%) Multimedia
18 6 (0.16%) Financial Institution
18 6 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3013 (81.02%) Developer
2 1629 (43.80%) .NET Developer
3 813 (21.86%) C# Developer
4 591 (15.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 540 (14.52%) ASP.NET Developer
6 416 (11.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 310 (8.34%) Web Developer
8 278 (7.48%) Senior Developer
9 179 (4.81%) SharePoint Developer
10 174 (4.68%) Analyst
11 167 (4.49%) Architect
12 140 (3.76%) Senior .NET Developer
13 121 (3.25%) Software Developer
14 119 (3.20%) SQL Developer
15 112 (3.01%) .NET Web Developer
16 91 (2.45%) Sitecore Developer
17 78 (2.10%) CRM Developer
18 75 (2.02%) Consultant
19 66 (1.77%) Umbraco Developer
19 66 (1.77%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3716 (99.92%) .NET
2 1682 (45.23%) HTML
3 1414 (38.02%) CSS
4 1381 (37.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1197 (32.19%) jQuery
6 876 (23.55%) .NET Framework
7 781 (21.00%) WCF
8 712 (19.14%) Web Services
9 580 (15.60%) XML
10 514 (13.82%) HTML5
11 506 (13.61%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 364 (9.79%) Ajax
13 347 (9.33%) CSS3
14 343 (9.22%) AngularJS
15 291 (7.82%) ASP.NET Web API
16 283 (7.61%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 230 (6.18%) LINQ
18 217 (5.83%) WPF
19 198 (5.32%) KnockoutJS
20 195 (5.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 131 (3.52%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (2.58%) User Experience
3 90 (2.42%) Computer Science
4 75 (2.02%) N-Tier
5 64 (1.72%) Open Source
6 62 (1.67%) NHS
7 60 (1.61%) Mobile App
8 52 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
9 50 (1.34%) Management Information System
10 47 (1.26%) Inversion of Control
11 41 (1.10%) W3C
12 29 (0.78%) Visualisation
13 27 (0.73%) Client/Server
14 25 (0.67%) Data Structures
15 24 (0.65%) Web 2.0
16 20 (0.54%) Hedge funds
17 17 (0.46%) Kindle
17 17 (0.46%) Social Media
17 17 (0.46%) DTV
18 15 (0.40%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 388 (10.43%) Windows
2 106 (2.85%) UNIX
3 71 (1.91%) Linux
4 47 (1.26%) Android
5 41 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (1.08%) Apple iOS
7 38 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 29 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (0.38%) Windows Phone
10 13 (0.35%) Windows 7
11 12 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
12 8 (0.22%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.19%) Windows 2000
14 6 (0.16%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.13%) VMS
16 4 (0.11%) AIX
16 4 (0.11%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.081%) OpenVMS
17 3 (0.081%) Windows NT
17 3 (0.081%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1805 (48.53%) MVC
2 1290 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
3 654 (17.59%) TDD
4 510 (13.71%) Scrum
5 359 (9.65%) OO
6 323 (8.69%) Web Development
7 293 (7.88%) CRM
8 255 (6.86%) Unit Testing
9 238 (6.40%) SOA
10 236 (6.35%) E-Commerce
11 209 (5.62%) BDD
12 162 (4.36%) Continuous Integration
13 154 (4.14%) OOP
14 148 (3.98%) Project Management
15 141 (3.79%) Content Management
16 132 (3.55%) Business Intelligence
17 121 (3.25%) Migration
18 117 (3.15%) Software Engineering
19 112 (3.01%) Workflow
20 102 (2.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3124 (84.00%) C#
2 1948 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 1385 (37.24%) SQL
4 401 (10.78%) T-SQL
5 359 (9.65%) VB.NET
6 169 (4.54%) Java
7 130 (3.50%) VB
8 102 (2.74%) PowerShell
9 101 (2.72%) PL/SQL
10 85 (2.29%) VBA
11 67 (1.80%) VBScript
12 65 (1.75%) C++
13 64 (1.72%) PHP
14 51 (1.37%) VB6
15 38 (1.02%) XPath
16 27 (0.73%) Python
17 25 (0.67%) Shell Script
18 20 (0.54%) C
19 19 (0.51%) Ruby
20 14 (0.38%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 289 (7.77%) Security Cleared
2 236 (6.35%) SC Cleared
3 170 (4.57%) Degree
4 102 (2.74%) ISTQB
5 101 (2.72%) Microsoft Certification
6 66 (1.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 59 (1.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 59 (1.59%) DV Cleared
8 50 (1.34%) ISEB
9 39 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
10 34 (0.91%) MCITP
11 15 (0.40%) MCSD
12 11 (0.30%) MCP
12 11 (0.30%) MCSE
13 10 (0.27%) MCAD
14 8 (0.22%) MCTS
15 7 (0.19%) CCNA
16 5 (0.13%) MCSA
17 4 (0.11%) MCDBA
17 4 (0.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (1.40%) QA
2 21 (0.56%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.24%) SLA
4 8 (0.22%) HL7
5 5 (0.13%) WCAG
6 4 (0.11%) WAI
6 4 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.081%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.081%) COBIT
7 3 (0.081%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.054%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.054%) EMIR
9 1 (0.027%) GxP
System Software
1 39 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.16%) Firmware
4 4 (0.11%) ISA Server
5 3 (0.081%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.081%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.081%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.081%) vCloud
6 2 (0.054%) RACF
6 2 (0.054%) LiteSpeed
7 1 (0.027%) GridGain
7 1 (0.027%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (0.43%) Puppet
3 10 (0.27%) Nessus
3 10 (0.27%) Nmap
4 7 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.081%) CORE IMPACT
6 2 (0.054%) WMI
6 2 (0.054%) SCOM
6 2 (0.054%) MOM
6 2 (0.054%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.027%) Control-M
7 1 (0.027%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.027%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1008 (27.10%) Microsoft
2 394 (10.59%) Oracle
3 208 (5.59%) Sitecore
4 106 (2.85%) HP
5 80 (2.15%) EPiServer
6 64 (1.72%) Telerik
7 55 (1.48%) Adobe
8 43 (1.16%) Google
9 40 (1.08%) Ektron
10 39 (1.05%) SAP
11 37 (0.99%) Citrix
11 37 (0.99%) Twitter
12 35 (0.94%) Cisco
13 32 (0.86%) OpenText
14 31 (0.83%) RedDot
15 27 (0.73%) Xamarin
16 26 (0.70%) IBM
17 20 (0.54%) Tableau
18 14 (0.38%) Business Objects
19 12 (0.32%) Sybase
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Computer People
Posted: 14 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Sussex
X4 Group
Rate: £325 - 375 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Excellent day rate on offer!
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Rate: Contract Rate
Posted: 20 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Rate: £370-£400/Day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Posted: 21 hours ago
Barry, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Posted: 21 hours ago
Somerset
Roc Search
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 21 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 Per Day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £200 - 250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East Sussex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Excellent Daily Rates Available
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday