The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 41 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 2345 2101 2305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 4.29% 4.11% 3.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.54% 14.70% 15.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1520 1388 1483
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 £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 29 66
Average hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £19.40 £17.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +16.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15088 14292 15009
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.61% 27.96% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9707 9068 9177
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 284 367
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £34.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.44% +6.15%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +3 2172 £350 - 1554
London +2 845 £400 +2.56% 393
South East +6 456 £325 -13.33% 297
City of London +19 216 £400 +2.82% 144
East of England +16 190 £350 +10.23% 122
South West +4 169 £330 +3.93% 124
West Midlands -10 157 £325 +8.33% 110
North West -9 130 £325 +8.33% 221
Hampshire +2 125 £344 -14.06% 50
Yorkshire -4 118 £325 +8.33% 137
Scotland +2 104 £350 +27.27% 84
West Yorkshire -1 89 £325 +8.33% 83
Berkshire +3 77 £350 +7.69% 53
Manchester -6 76 £325 +8.33% 116
Leeds -1 75 £325 +8.33% 59
Surrey +3 67 £315 -21.25% 54
Cambridgeshire +26 64 £325 -7.14% 40
East Midlands -5 55 £275 - 109
Buckinghamshire -16 54 £400 +6.66% 37
Glasgow +17 52 £300 -3.22% 45
Somerset +1 52 £325 - 9
Gosport -4 49 £365 -16.09% 5
Birmingham -10 45 £350 +16.66% 32
Kent +13 43 £275 -21.42% 23
Milton Keynes -3 42 £425 +13.33% 17
Reading +22 41 £350 +5.26% 21
Edinburgh -7 39 £450 +73.91% 23
Suffolk -1 35 £394 +5.00% 11
Cheshire -3 34 £300 - 47
Warwickshire -1 33 £300 +20.00% 18

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 4636 (99.96%) .NET
2 3842 (82.84%) C#
3 2551 (55.00%) SQL Server
4 2220 (47.87%) MVC
5 2181 (47.02%) JavaScript
6 2101 (45.30%) HTML
7 1704 (36.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1599 (34.48%) CSS
9 1504 (32.43%) SQL
10 1303 (28.09%) jQuery
11 1087 (23.44%) Microsoft
12 1037 (22.36%) WCF
13 965 (20.81%) .NET Framework
14 843 (18.18%) TDD
15 789 (17.01%) Web Services
16 784 (16.90%) XML
16 784 (16.90%) Visual Studio
17 762 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
18 734 (15.83%) SQL Server 2008
19 683 (14.73%) Windows
20 634 (13.67%) HTML5
21 565 (12.18%) SharePoint
21 565 (12.18%) Scrum
22 562 (12.12%) Finance
23 534 (11.51%) Oracle
24 530 (11.43%) Web Development
25 512 (11.04%) Ajax
26 499 (10.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
27 496 (10.69%) VB.NET
28 474 (10.22%) T-SQL

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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
1 565 (12.18%) SharePoint
2 382 (8.24%) CMS
3 348 (7.50%) IIS
4 200 (4.31%) SharePoint 2010
5 190 (4.10%) Umbraco
6 166 (3.58%) SharePoint 2013
7 159 (3.43%) BizTalk Server
8 140 (3.02%) Sitecore CMS
9 97 (2.09%) Node.js
10 78 (1.68%) SharePoint Server
11 32 (0.69%) Kentico
12 16 (0.34%) DNN
12 16 (0.34%) Sitefinity
13 15 (0.32%) Lync
14 13 (0.28%) MS Exchange
15 12 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
16 11 (0.24%) Documentum
17 10 (0.22%) Confluence
17 10 (0.22%) WordPress
18 9 (0.19%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 330 (7.12%) MS Excel
2 82 (1.77%) InfoPath
3 81 (1.75%) MS Office
4 48 (1.03%) Photoshop
5 13 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.15%) Fireworks
7 6 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.086%) MS Project
9 4 (0.086%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (0.043%) SPSS
10 2 (0.043%) FastStats
10 2 (0.043%) GIMP
11 1 (0.022%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.022%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 153 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 103 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
3 23 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
4 18 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 14 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (0.17%) Tridion
6 8 (0.17%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.11%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.065%) Markit EDM
8 3 (0.065%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.043%) SunGard GMI
9 2 (0.043%) assyst
9 2 (0.043%) Magento
9 2 (0.043%) IntelliMatch
10 1 (0.022%) SiteCatalyst
10 1 (0.022%) Temenos T24
10 1 (0.022%) Misys Midas
10 1 (0.022%) Adaptiv
10 1 (0.022%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.022%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 212 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (1.44%) SaaS
3 34 (0.73%) Office 365
4 31 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (0.41%) PaaS
6 14 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.17%) GitHub
8 7 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (0.11%) CloudFront
9 5 (0.11%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.043%) Trello
11 1 (0.022%) Gitorious
11 1 (0.022%) Force.com
11 1 (0.022%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 101 (2.18%) HTTP
2 99 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 73 (1.57%) Internet
4 62 (1.34%) Intranet
5 55 (1.19%) HTTPS
6 38 (0.82%) DNS
7 35 (0.75%) SAN
8 30 (0.65%) SSL
9 26 (0.56%) Wireshark
10 22 (0.47%) LDAP
11 17 (0.37%) Extranet
12 13 (0.28%) FTP
13 9 (0.19%) Firewall
14 5 (0.11%) Softphone
15 4 (0.086%) Kerberos
15 4 (0.086%) DMZ
16 3 (0.065%) VPN
16 3 (0.065%) LAN
16 3 (0.065%) WAN
16 3 (0.065%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2551 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 734 (15.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 393 (8.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 341 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 325 (7.01%) SQL Server 2005
6 254 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 128 (2.76%) Relational Database
8 114 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 95 (2.05%) MySQL
10 83 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
11 76 (1.64%) Oracle Database
12 71 (1.53%) RDBMS
12 71 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
13 66 (1.42%) DTS
14 59 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
15 45 (0.97%) NoSQL
16 39 (0.84%) RavenDB
16 39 (0.84%) MongoDB
17 31 (0.67%) OLAP
18 30 (0.65%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 784 (16.90%) Visual Studio
2 467 (10.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 216 (4.66%) NUnit
4 162 (3.49%) Git (software)
5 141 (3.04%) Subversion
6 114 (2.46%) TeamCity
7 97 (2.09%) QuickTest Pro
8 82 (1.77%) SpecFlow
9 68 (1.47%) MSTest
10 58 (1.25%) Rhino Mocks
11 56 (1.21%) Selenium
12 53 (1.14%) MSBuild
13 52 (1.12%) Moq
14 43 (0.93%) JIRA
15 39 (0.84%) LoadRunner
16 36 (0.78%) Jenkins
17 34 (0.73%) Mercurial
18 28 (0.60%) ReSharper
19 27 (0.58%) CruiseControl
20 26 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 562 (12.12%) Finance
2 220 (4.74%) Banking
3 122 (2.63%) Retail
4 87 (1.88%) Marketing
5 79 (1.70%) Back Office
6 60 (1.29%) Investment Banking
7 51 (1.10%) Telecoms
8 46 (0.99%) Manufacturing
8 46 (0.99%) Advertising
9 40 (0.86%) Front Office
10 30 (0.65%) Legal
11 25 (0.54%) Financial Institution
12 23 (0.50%) Publishing
13 19 (0.41%) Electronics
14 18 (0.39%) Games
15 15 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
16 12 (0.26%) Automotive
17 11 (0.24%) Law
18 8 (0.17%) Billing
18 8 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3825 (82.47%) Developer
2 2187 (47.15%) .NET Developer
3 1084 (23.37%) C# Developer
4 844 (18.20%) ASP.NET Developer
5 838 (18.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 604 (13.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 455 (9.81%) Web Developer
8 359 (7.74%) Senior Developer
9 249 (5.37%) SharePoint Developer
10 220 (4.74%) Senior .NET Developer
11 175 (3.77%) Analyst
12 162 (3.49%) Software Developer
13 158 (3.41%) .NET Web Developer
14 148 (3.19%) VB.NET Developer
14 148 (3.19%) SQL Developer
15 117 (2.52%) Architect
16 104 (2.24%) Front-End Developer
17 95 (2.05%) C# Web Developer
18 90 (1.94%) Programmer
19 82 (1.77%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4636 (99.96%) .NET
2 2101 (45.30%) HTML
3 1704 (36.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1599 (34.48%) CSS
5 1303 (28.09%) jQuery
6 1037 (22.36%) WCF
7 965 (20.81%) .NET Framework
8 789 (17.01%) Web Services
9 784 (16.90%) XML
10 634 (13.67%) HTML5
11 512 (11.04%) Ajax
12 499 (10.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 445 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 365 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 348 (7.50%) CSS3
16 322 (6.94%) LINQ
17 307 (6.62%) WPF
18 268 (5.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 249 (5.37%) XSLT
20 229 (4.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 101 (2.18%) N-Tier
2 76 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
3 75 (1.62%) Mobile App
4 71 (1.53%) Computer Science
5 61 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
6 41 (0.88%) Open Source
7 37 (0.80%) NHS
8 29 (0.63%) Client/Server
9 24 (0.52%) GIS
9 24 (0.52%) Digital Media
10 23 (0.50%) Derivative
11 21 (0.45%) Visualisation
11 21 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 21 (0.45%) Management Information System
12 18 (0.39%) W3C
12 18 (0.39%) DTV
13 16 (0.34%) Replication
13 16 (0.34%) Hedge funds
13 16 (0.34%) Market Risk
14 13 (0.28%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 683 (14.73%) Windows
2 166 (3.58%) UNIX
3 124 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 117 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 83 (1.79%) Linux
6 62 (1.34%) Windows XP
7 49 (1.06%) Windows 2000
8 46 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
9 40 (0.86%) Android
10 34 (0.73%) Apple iOS
11 21 (0.45%) Windows 8
12 15 (0.32%) Windows Phone
13 13 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
14 11 (0.24%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
16 5 (0.11%) Windows CE
17 3 (0.065%) BlackBerry OS
17 3 (0.065%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.065%) AIX
18 1 (0.022%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2220 (47.87%) MVC
2 843 (18.18%) TDD
3 762 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
4 565 (12.18%) Scrum
5 530 (11.43%) Web Development
6 414 (8.93%) OO
7 385 (8.30%) Unit Testing
8 342 (7.37%) E-Commerce
9 305 (6.58%) CRM
10 289 (6.23%) Continuous Integration
11 266 (5.74%) BDD
12 213 (4.59%) SOA
13 189 (4.08%) OOP
14 175 (3.77%) Workflow
15 162 (3.49%) Software Engineering
16 134 (2.89%) Project Management
16 134 (2.89%) Dependency Injection
17 129 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
18 128 (2.76%) Content Management
19 119 (2.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3842 (82.84%) C#
2 2181 (47.02%) JavaScript
3 1504 (32.43%) SQL
4 496 (10.69%) VB.NET
5 474 (10.22%) T-SQL
6 245 (5.28%) VB
7 169 (3.64%) Java
8 147 (3.17%) PowerShell
9 116 (2.50%) PL/SQL
10 90 (1.94%) PHP
11 66 (1.42%) VB6
12 61 (1.32%) VBScript
13 58 (1.25%) VBA
14 48 (1.03%) C++
15 36 (0.78%) C
15 36 (0.78%) Python
16 33 (0.71%) Ruby
17 31 (0.67%) XAML
18 13 (0.28%) Perl
19 8 (0.17%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 357 (7.70%) Security Cleared
2 293 (6.32%) SC Cleared
3 200 (4.31%) Degree
4 191 (4.12%) ISTQB
5 111 (2.39%) DV Cleared
6 106 (2.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 96 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
8 82 (1.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 31 (0.67%) MCITP
10 29 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
11 24 (0.52%) MCSD
12 23 (0.50%) ISEB
13 17 (0.37%) MCSE
14 12 (0.26%) MCP
14 12 (0.26%) MCPD
14 12 (0.26%) MCTS
15 8 (0.17%) MCAD
16 7 (0.15%) CCNA
17 6 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
18 5 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (2.78%) QA
2 21 (0.45%) ISO 9001
3 14 (0.30%) SLA
4 12 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.22%) HL7
6 6 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.043%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.043%) WAI
8 2 (0.043%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.022%) EMIR
9 1 (0.022%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.022%) Section 508
9 1 (0.022%) WCAG
9 1 (0.022%) TickIT
System Software
1 63 (1.36%) Active Directory
2 25 (0.54%) Nmap
3 6 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.11%) vSphere
4 5 (0.11%) NDS
5 4 (0.086%) LiteSpeed
6 3 (0.065%) Varnish
6 3 (0.065%) Terminal Server
7 2 (0.043%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.043%) XenApp
8 1 (0.022%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 74 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (0.54%) Nessus
3 22 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 17 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.19%) Puppet
6 7 (0.15%) Control-M
7 6 (0.13%) SCCM
8 4 (0.086%) Kibana
9 3 (0.065%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.065%) CORE IMPACT
9 3 (0.065%) Capistrano
10 2 (0.043%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.043%) AppManager
10 2 (0.043%) CA SiteMinder
10 2 (0.043%) WMI
10 2 (0.043%) SCOM
11 1 (0.022%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1087 (23.44%) Microsoft
2 534 (11.51%) Oracle
3 213 (4.59%) HP
4 191 (4.12%) Sitecore
5 74 (1.60%) EPiServer
6 57 (1.23%) Telerik
7 39 (0.84%) Twitter
8 37 (0.80%) SAP
9 34 (0.73%) Citrix
10 31 (0.67%) Cisco
11 27 (0.58%) Adobe
12 25 (0.54%) Ektron
13 24 (0.52%) Google
14 21 (0.45%) Business Objects
15 19 (0.41%) RedDot
15 19 (0.41%) Open Text
16 18 (0.39%) DevExpress
17 17 (0.37%) IBM
18 16 (0.34%) Informatica
18 16 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
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