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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 50 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 2205 2155 2345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.83% 4.15% 4.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.05% 14.36% 15.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1427 1463 1437
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £250 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 31 68
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.70 £18.03 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%

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
15691 15007 15615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.27% 28.87% 27.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 10164 9643 9367
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 265 374
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 18 September 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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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 -6 2031 £350 - 1437
London -6 755 £400 +2.82% 365
South East -5 380 £344 -8.33% 259
East of England +19 205 £350 -10.25% 107
City of London +16 193 £400 - 125
Yorkshire +4 177 £325 +8.33% 152
South West -21 137 £325 - 125
West Midlands -15 136 £323 +7.50% 108
West Yorkshire +6 131 £328 +9.16% 97
North West -18 128 £313 +4.16% 227
Scotland 0 114 £329 +9.58% 83
Leeds +7 93 £326 +8.75% 68
Hampshire -16 78 £363 -9.37% 73
Berkshire +9 77 £375 +7.14% 49
Surrey +6 71 £350 +4.47% 50
East Midlands -2 67 £308 +11.81% 63
Cambridgeshire +27 58 £314 -7.03% 39
Manchester -22 58 £325 +4.83% 123
Buckinghamshire -19 52 £388 +3.33% 16
Glasgow +15 50 £325 +10.63% 44
Edinburgh +2 47 £350 +6.06% 23
Birmingham -11 47 £350 +16.66% 29
Somerset +2 45 £340 -3.47% 18
East Sussex +7 41 £300 -5.51% 19
Cheshire +6 41 £300 - 53
Bristol +8 40 £325 +1.16% 35
Norfolk +20 36 £281 - 8
Hertfordshire -1 36 £363 +11.53% 24
North East -8 36 £350 +7.69% 31
Milton Keynes -13 35 £400 +3.22% 10

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4528 (99.93%) .NET
2 3773 (83.27%) C#
3 2403 (53.03%) SQL Server
4 2245 (49.55%) JavaScript
5 2204 (48.64%) MVC
6 2111 (46.59%) HTML
7 1643 (36.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1599 (35.29%) CSS
9 1514 (33.41%) SQL
10 1409 (31.10%) Agile Software Development
11 1267 (27.96%) jQuery
12 1133 (25.01%) Microsoft
13 1046 (23.09%) WCF
14 966 (21.32%) .NET Framework
15 795 (17.55%) TDD
16 746 (16.46%) Web Services
17 738 (16.29%) Visual Studio
18 728 (16.07%) XML
19 686 (15.14%) SQL Server 2008
20 664 (14.65%) HTML5
21 625 (13.79%) Windows
22 582 (12.84%) SharePoint
23 550 (12.14%) Finance
24 542 (11.96%) Scrum
25 508 (11.21%) Oracle
26 507 (11.19%) Web Development
27 499 (11.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 492 (10.86%) Ajax
29 490 (10.81%) T-SQL
30 466 (10.28%) VB.NET

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 582 (12.84%) SharePoint
2 370 (8.17%) IIS
3 362 (7.99%) CMS
4 225 (4.97%) SharePoint 2010
5 207 (4.57%) SharePoint 2013
6 203 (4.48%) Umbraco
7 161 (3.55%) BizTalk Server
8 128 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
9 90 (1.99%) Node.js
10 76 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
11 41 (0.90%) Kentico
12 19 (0.42%) Confluence
13 16 (0.35%) DNN
14 15 (0.33%) Lync
15 14 (0.31%) WordPress
16 13 (0.29%) EPiServer CMS
16 13 (0.29%) Sitefinity
17 12 (0.26%) MS Exchange
18 11 (0.24%) IBM Notes
19 10 (0.22%) Documentum
Applications
1 340 (7.50%) MS Excel
2 88 (1.94%) MS Office
3 80 (1.77%) InfoPath
4 44 (0.97%) Photoshop
5 10 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (0.18%) Fireworks
6 8 (0.18%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.066%) MS PowerPoint
8 3 (0.066%) MS Project
9 2 (0.044%) SPSS
9 2 (0.044%) FastStats
9 2 (0.044%) GIMP
10 1 (0.022%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.022%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 171 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 112 (2.47%) Oracle EBS
3 31 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 25 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 14 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (0.18%) Google Analytics
7 7 (0.15%) Tridion
7 7 (0.15%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.066%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.044%) SunGard GMI
9 2 (0.044%) assyst
9 2 (0.044%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.044%) SiteCatalyst
9 2 (0.044%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.044%) IntelliMatch
10 1 (0.022%) Oracle Payables
10 1 (0.022%) Misys Midas
10 1 (0.022%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.022%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.022%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 210 (4.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (1.08%) SaaS
3 43 (0.95%) Office 365
4 34 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (0.46%) PaaS
6 13 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (0.20%) GitHub
8 7 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
8 7 (0.15%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.11%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.022%) Gitorious
10 1 (0.022%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.022%) Force.com
10 1 (0.022%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 116 (2.56%) HTTP
2 104 (2.30%) TCP/IP
3 84 (1.85%) Internet
4 80 (1.77%) Intranet
5 55 (1.21%) HTTPS
6 42 (0.93%) DNS
7 40 (0.88%) SAN
8 37 (0.82%) SSL
9 26 (0.57%) Extranet
10 25 (0.55%) Wireshark
11 24 (0.53%) LDAP
12 16 (0.35%) FTP
13 10 (0.22%) Firewall
14 6 (0.13%) SPDY
15 5 (0.11%) Wireless
15 5 (0.11%) Softphone
15 5 (0.11%) DHCP
15 5 (0.11%) DMZ
16 3 (0.066%) VPN
16 3 (0.066%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2403 (53.03%) SQL Server
2 686 (15.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 342 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 288 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 269 (5.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 241 (5.32%) SQL Server 2012
7 123 (2.71%) Relational Database
8 102 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 96 (2.12%) MySQL
10 88 (1.94%) Oracle Reports
11 74 (1.63%) Oracle Database
12 58 (1.28%) DTS
13 57 (1.26%) RDBMS
14 48 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
15 43 (0.95%) MongoDB
16 42 (0.93%) NoSQL
16 42 (0.93%) RavenDB
17 40 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
18 33 (0.73%) OLAP
19 28 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 738 (16.29%) Visual Studio
2 461 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 217 (4.79%) NUnit
4 160 (3.53%) Git (software)
5 129 (2.85%) Subversion
6 115 (2.54%) TeamCity
7 100 (2.21%) QuickTest Pro
8 97 (2.14%) SpecFlow
9 69 (1.52%) Rhino Mocks
9 69 (1.52%) Selenium
10 63 (1.39%) MSTest
11 61 (1.35%) JIRA
12 55 (1.21%) Moq
13 53 (1.17%) MSBuild
14 36 (0.79%) LoadRunner
15 35 (0.77%) Visual Studio Team System
16 30 (0.66%) Mercurial
17 28 (0.62%) Jenkins
18 27 (0.60%) CruiseControl
19 24 (0.53%) ReSharper
General
1 550 (12.14%) Finance
2 223 (4.92%) Banking
3 116 (2.56%) Retail
4 94 (2.07%) Marketing
5 69 (1.52%) Back Office
6 64 (1.41%) Investment Banking
7 59 (1.30%) Front Office
8 57 (1.26%) Telecoms
9 52 (1.15%) Advertising
10 50 (1.10%) Manufacturing
11 31 (0.68%) Legal
12 27 (0.60%) Electronics
13 26 (0.57%) Financial Institution
14 18 (0.40%) Publishing
15 15 (0.33%) Law
16 13 (0.29%) Games
16 13 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
17 11 (0.24%) Automotive
18 10 (0.22%) Local Government
19 6 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3695 (81.55%) Developer
2 2061 (45.49%) .NET Developer
3 1012 (22.34%) C# Developer
4 763 (16.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 755 (16.66%) ASP.NET Developer
6 540 (11.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 417 (9.20%) Web Developer
8 339 (7.48%) Senior Developer
9 281 (6.20%) SharePoint Developer
10 188 (4.15%) Senior .NET Developer
11 173 (3.82%) Analyst
12 160 (3.53%) .NET Web Developer
13 147 (3.24%) Software Developer
14 122 (2.69%) VB.NET Developer
15 116 (2.56%) SQL Developer
16 105 (2.32%) Architect
17 101 (2.23%) Front-End Developer
18 97 (2.14%) C# Web Developer
19 92 (2.03%) CRM Developer
20 85 (1.88%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4528 (99.93%) .NET
2 2111 (46.59%) HTML
3 1643 (36.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1599 (35.29%) CSS
5 1267 (27.96%) jQuery
6 1046 (23.09%) WCF
7 966 (21.32%) .NET Framework
8 746 (16.46%) Web Services
9 728 (16.07%) XML
10 664 (14.65%) HTML5
11 499 (11.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 492 (10.86%) Ajax
13 409 (9.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 359 (7.92%) CSS3
15 337 (7.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 331 (7.31%) LINQ
17 261 (5.76%) WPF
18 240 (5.30%) KnockoutJS
18 240 (5.30%) XSLT
19 238 (5.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 152 (3.35%) Analytical Skills
2 99 (2.18%) User Experience
3 98 (2.16%) N-Tier
4 88 (1.94%) Computer Science
5 68 (1.50%) Mobile App
6 55 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
6 55 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
7 38 (0.84%) NHS
8 36 (0.79%) Open Source
9 30 (0.66%) GIS
10 26 (0.57%) Management Information System
11 25 (0.55%) DTV
11 25 (0.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 25 (0.55%) Visualisation
11 25 (0.55%) Hedge funds
12 24 (0.53%) Client/Server
13 21 (0.46%) Digital Media
14 20 (0.44%) Derivative
15 19 (0.42%) Mathematics
16 17 (0.38%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 625 (13.79%) Windows
2 168 (3.71%) UNIX
3 126 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 120 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 89 (1.96%) Linux
6 56 (1.24%) Windows XP
7 45 (0.99%) Windows 2000
8 40 (0.88%) Android
9 39 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 35 (0.77%) Apple iOS
11 12 (0.26%) Windows 8
12 9 (0.20%) Windows Mobile
12 9 (0.20%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.11%) Windows Phone
14 5 (0.11%) AIX
14 5 (0.11%) Windows CE
15 3 (0.066%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 3 (0.066%) BlackBerry OS
16 2 (0.044%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2204 (48.64%) MVC
2 1409 (31.10%) Agile Software Development
3 795 (17.55%) TDD
4 542 (11.96%) Scrum
5 507 (11.19%) Web Development
6 388 (8.56%) OO
7 356 (7.86%) Unit Testing
8 319 (7.04%) CRM
8 319 (7.04%) E-Commerce
9 295 (6.51%) Continuous Integration
10 268 (5.91%) BDD
11 194 (4.28%) SOA
12 187 (4.13%) OOP
13 165 (3.64%) Workflow
14 154 (3.40%) Project Management
15 148 (3.27%) Software Engineering
16 125 (2.76%) Business Intelligence
17 122 (2.69%) Dependency Injection
18 115 (2.54%) Content Management
19 104 (2.30%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3773 (83.27%) C#
2 2245 (49.55%) JavaScript
3 1514 (33.41%) SQL
4 490 (10.81%) T-SQL
5 466 (10.28%) VB.NET
6 248 (5.47%) VB
7 176 (3.88%) PowerShell
8 164 (3.62%) Java
9 118 (2.60%) PL/SQL
10 98 (2.16%) PHP
11 95 (2.10%) VBScript
12 55 (1.21%) C++
13 54 (1.19%) VBA
14 52 (1.15%) VB6
15 40 (0.88%) C
16 33 (0.73%) XAML
17 32 (0.71%) Python
18 30 (0.66%) Ruby
19 19 (0.42%) Perl
20 12 (0.26%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 356 (7.86%) Security Cleared
2 295 (6.51%) SC Cleared
3 218 (4.81%) Degree
4 210 (4.63%) ISTQB
5 122 (2.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 115 (2.54%) DV Cleared
7 106 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 78 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 36 (0.79%) MCITP
9 36 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
10 35 (0.77%) ISEB
11 22 (0.49%) MCSD
12 19 (0.42%) MCSE
13 12 (0.26%) MCP
14 11 (0.24%) MCPD
14 11 (0.24%) MCTS
15 10 (0.22%) CCNA
16 7 (0.15%) MCAD
17 6 (0.13%) MCSA
17 6 (0.13%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 134 (2.96%) QA
2 14 (0.31%) SLA
3 11 (0.24%) HL7
4 9 (0.20%) ISO 9001
5 7 (0.15%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.066%) WCAG
7 2 (0.044%) WAI
8 1 (0.022%) DICOM
8 1 (0.022%) ISO 14001
8 1 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.022%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.022%) Section 508
8 1 (0.022%) EMIR
8 1 (0.022%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 68 (1.50%) Active Directory
2 23 (0.51%) Nmap
3 5 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.11%) NDS
4 3 (0.066%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.044%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.044%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.044%) XenApp
5 2 (0.044%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (0.044%) DFS Replication
5 2 (0.044%) vSphere
5 2 (0.044%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.022%) Varnish
6 1 (0.022%) LiteSpeed
6 1 (0.022%) Squid
Systems Management
1 76 (1.68%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (0.51%) Nessus
3 21 (0.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 10 (0.22%) Puppet
5 7 (0.15%) SCCM
6 6 (0.13%) Control-M
7 4 (0.088%) Kibana
8 3 (0.066%) CORE IMPACT
9 2 (0.044%) AppManager
9 2 (0.044%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.044%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.044%) SCOM
9 2 (0.044%) WMI
10 1 (0.022%) WSUS
10 1 (0.022%) Sysprep
10 1 (0.022%) CA LISA
10 1 (0.022%) logstash
Vendors
1 1133 (25.01%) Microsoft
2 508 (11.21%) Oracle
3 230 (5.08%) HP
4 184 (4.06%) Sitecore
5 81 (1.79%) EPiServer
6 40 (0.88%) Telerik
7 39 (0.86%) SAP
7 39 (0.86%) Citrix
8 35 (0.77%) Cisco
9 34 (0.75%) Twitter
10 24 (0.53%) Google
11 23 (0.51%) Ektron
12 22 (0.49%) DevExpress
12 22 (0.49%) Open Text
12 22 (0.49%) RedDot
13 18 (0.40%) IBM
13 18 (0.40%) Business Objects
14 16 (0.35%) Adobe
15 13 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
16 12 (0.26%) Sybase
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Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bedfordshire
X4 Group
Rate: £150 - 250 per day
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Roc Search
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
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SEC Recruitment Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £competitive day rate
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Experis Ltd
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Proactive Appointments
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Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified market rate
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bedfordshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
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London
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Rate: £450 - 550 per day
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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