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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 42 43 39
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 2316 2216 2366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 4.11% 4.16% 4.08%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.83% 14.57% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1485 1497 1513
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 £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 69
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £31.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +10.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.30 £19.40 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.30 £50.50 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £35.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +10.23%

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
15617 15211 15394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.71% 28.53% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9909 9790 9471
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 260 364
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 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 August 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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -1 2141 £350 - 1492
London -1 834 £400 +3.22% 394
South East 0 436 £325 -13.33% 271
City of London +22 223 £400 +1.26% 116
East of England +12 205 £350 +7.69% 106
West Midlands -12 148 £325 +8.33% 90
South West -14 139 £325 - 132
Yorkshire +2 137 £325 +8.33% 151
North West -20 133 £315 +5.00% 212
Hampshire -7 110 £365 -8.75% 67
West Yorkshire +4 104 £328 +9.16% 84
Scotland +7 101 £325 +8.33% 80
Berkshire +14 83 £375 +10.29% 42
Leeds +7 79 £325 +8.33% 58
Surrey +8 72 £325 -13.33% 44
Manchester -16 69 £325 +4.83% 98
Cambridgeshire +20 65 £319 -1.92% 19
East Midlands -3 63 £285 +3.63% 94
Glasgow +14 51 £325 +10.63% 39
Buckinghamshire -21 48 £388 +3.33% 28
Gosport -4 47 £420 -3.44% 3
Birmingham -11 44 £351 +16.83% 23
Reading +26 42 £350 - 15
Somerset -3 42 £330 -5.78% 14
Norfolk +20 37 £275 +37.50% 12
Cheshire -6 37 £300 - 61
Kent +3 36 £275 -21.42% 16
North East +8 35 £350 +7.69% 44
Warwickshire -4 35 £313 +13.63% 11
Edinburgh -17 35 £350 +7.69% 23

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4545 (99.93%) .NET
2 3767 (82.83%) C#
3 2459 (54.07%) SQL Server
4 2182 (47.98%) JavaScript
5 2180 (47.93%) MVC
6 2084 (45.82%) HTML
7 1664 (36.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1568 (34.48%) CSS
9 1505 (33.09%) SQL
10 1265 (27.81%) jQuery
11 1114 (24.49%) Microsoft
12 1044 (22.96%) WCF
13 974 (21.42%) .NET Framework
14 821 (18.05%) TDD
15 769 (16.91%) Web Services
16 755 (16.60%) XML
17 754 (16.58%) Visual Studio
18 746 (16.40%) Agile Software Development
19 713 (15.68%) SQL Server 2008
20 646 (14.20%) HTML5
21 642 (14.12%) Windows
22 570 (12.53%) Scrum
23 554 (12.18%) SharePoint
24 549 (12.07%) Finance
25 516 (11.35%) Web Development
26 513 (11.28%) Oracle
27 509 (11.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 501 (11.02%) T-SQL
29 496 (10.91%) Ajax
30 492 (10.82%) VB.NET

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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
1 554 (12.18%) SharePoint
2 382 (8.40%) CMS
3 365 (8.03%) IIS
4 208 (4.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 199 (4.38%) Umbraco
6 181 (3.98%) SharePoint 2013
7 165 (3.63%) BizTalk Server
8 144 (3.17%) Sitecore CMS
9 101 (2.22%) Node.js
10 73 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
11 36 (0.79%) Kentico
12 19 (0.42%) Confluence
13 18 (0.40%) DNN
13 18 (0.40%) Lync
14 15 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
14 15 (0.33%) MS Exchange
15 14 (0.31%) Sitefinity
16 12 (0.26%) WordPress
16 12 (0.26%) ArcGIS
17 11 (0.24%) Documentum
Applications
1 344 (7.56%) MS Excel
2 91 (2.00%) MS Office
3 81 (1.78%) InfoPath
4 46 (1.01%) Photoshop
5 11 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.15%) Fireworks
8 4 (0.088%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (0.088%) MS Project
9 3 (0.066%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.044%) GIMP
10 2 (0.044%) FastStats
10 2 (0.044%) SPSS
11 1 (0.022%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 156 (3.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 110 (2.42%) Oracle EBS
3 26 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
4 22 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 14 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
6 9 (0.20%) Tridion
7 8 (0.18%) Google Analytics
8 6 (0.13%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.066%) Temenos T24
9 3 (0.066%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.044%) SunGard GMI
10 2 (0.044%) assyst
10 2 (0.044%) Magento
10 2 (0.044%) IntelliMatch
10 2 (0.044%) SiteCatalyst
10 2 (0.044%) Markit EDM
11 1 (0.022%) Oracle Payables
11 1 (0.022%) Oracle Financials
11 1 (0.022%) BusinessWorks
11 1 (0.022%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 223 (4.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (1.25%) SaaS
3 40 (0.88%) Office 365
4 32 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (0.46%) PaaS
6 11 (0.24%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (0.18%) GitHub
8 5 (0.11%) CloudFront
8 5 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (0.11%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.088%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.022%) Gitorious
10 1 (0.022%) Force.com
10 1 (0.022%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 111 (2.44%) HTTP
2 97 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 75 (1.65%) Internet
4 72 (1.58%) Intranet
5 52 (1.14%) HTTPS
6 40 (0.88%) DNS
7 39 (0.86%) SAN
8 32 (0.70%) SSL
9 24 (0.53%) LDAP
10 23 (0.51%) Wireshark
11 21 (0.46%) Extranet
12 13 (0.29%) FTP
13 11 (0.24%) Firewall
14 5 (0.11%) DHCP
14 5 (0.11%) DMZ
14 5 (0.11%) Wireless
14 5 (0.11%) Softphone
15 4 (0.088%) SPDY
16 3 (0.066%) LAN
16 3 (0.066%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2459 (54.07%) SQL Server
2 713 (15.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 353 (7.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 310 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 307 (6.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 240 (5.28%) SQL Server 2012
7 121 (2.66%) Relational Database
8 99 (2.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 93 (2.04%) MySQL
10 87 (1.91%) Oracle Reports
11 74 (1.63%) Oracle Database
12 60 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
12 60 (1.32%) DTS
13 58 (1.28%) RDBMS
14 54 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
15 44 (0.97%) NoSQL
16 41 (0.90%) MongoDB
17 40 (0.88%) RavenDB
18 31 (0.68%) OLAP
19 27 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 754 (16.58%) Visual Studio
2 471 (10.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 209 (4.60%) NUnit
4 172 (3.78%) Git (software)
5 127 (2.79%) Subversion
6 116 (2.55%) TeamCity
7 101 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
8 92 (2.02%) SpecFlow
9 65 (1.43%) Rhino Mocks
10 64 (1.41%) MSTest
11 62 (1.36%) Selenium
12 57 (1.25%) Moq
13 55 (1.21%) JIRA
14 51 (1.12%) MSBuild
15 38 (0.84%) LoadRunner
16 32 (0.70%) Mercurial
17 30 (0.66%) Jenkins
18 26 (0.57%) CruiseControl
19 24 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
20 23 (0.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 549 (12.07%) Finance
2 218 (4.79%) Banking
3 122 (2.68%) Retail
4 92 (2.02%) Marketing
5 79 (1.74%) Back Office
6 61 (1.34%) Investment Banking
7 54 (1.19%) Telecoms
8 51 (1.12%) Advertising
9 47 (1.03%) Manufacturing
9 47 (1.03%) Front Office
10 27 (0.59%) Legal
11 25 (0.55%) Financial Institution
12 24 (0.53%) Electronics
13 20 (0.44%) Publishing
14 17 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
15 14 (0.31%) Games
16 11 (0.24%) Law
17 10 (0.22%) Automotive
18 9 (0.20%) Local Government
19 6 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3714 (81.66%) Developer
2 2091 (45.98%) .NET Developer
3 1016 (22.34%) C# Developer
4 774 (17.02%) C# .NET Developer
5 763 (16.78%) ASP.NET Developer
6 547 (12.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 427 (9.39%) Web Developer
8 343 (7.54%) Senior Developer
9 263 (5.78%) SharePoint Developer
10 199 (4.38%) Senior .NET Developer
11 179 (3.94%) Analyst
12 157 (3.45%) Software Developer
13 150 (3.30%) .NET Web Developer
14 137 (3.01%) SQL Developer
15 135 (2.97%) VB.NET Developer
16 115 (2.53%) Architect
17 97 (2.13%) Front-End Developer
18 93 (2.04%) C# Web Developer
19 83 (1.82%) Programmer
20 80 (1.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4545 (99.93%) .NET
2 2084 (45.82%) HTML
3 1664 (36.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1568 (34.48%) CSS
5 1265 (27.81%) jQuery
6 1044 (22.96%) WCF
7 974 (21.42%) .NET Framework
8 769 (16.91%) Web Services
9 755 (16.60%) XML
10 646 (14.20%) HTML5
11 509 (11.19%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 496 (10.91%) Ajax
13 441 (9.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 354 (7.78%) CSS3
15 343 (7.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 334 (7.34%) LINQ
17 291 (6.40%) WPF
18 250 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 242 (5.32%) XSLT
20 224 (4.93%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 104 (2.29%) N-Tier
2 79 (1.74%) Computer Science
3 73 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 67 (1.47%) Mobile App
5 61 (1.34%) Inversion of Control
6 37 (0.81%) NHS
7 36 (0.79%) Open Source
8 33 (0.73%) GIS
9 26 (0.57%) Client/Server
10 24 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 23 (0.51%) Management Information System
11 23 (0.51%) Hedge funds
12 22 (0.48%) DTV
12 22 (0.48%) Digital Media
13 21 (0.46%) Visualisation
13 21 (0.46%) Derivative
14 18 (0.40%) Market Risk
14 18 (0.40%) W3C
15 15 (0.33%) Mathematics
16 14 (0.31%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 642 (14.12%) Windows
2 165 (3.63%) UNIX
3 125 (2.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 119 (2.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 80 (1.76%) Linux
6 56 (1.23%) Windows XP
7 46 (1.01%) Windows 2000
8 38 (0.84%) Android
8 38 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 34 (0.75%) Apple iOS
10 11 (0.24%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.18%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.18%) Windows Phone
12 6 (0.13%) Windows Phone 8
13 5 (0.11%) AIX
13 5 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.066%) BlackBerry OS
14 3 (0.066%) Windows CE
15 2 (0.044%) Solaris
15 2 (0.044%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2180 (47.93%) MVC
2 821 (18.05%) TDD
3 746 (16.40%) Agile Software Development
4 570 (12.53%) Scrum
5 516 (11.35%) Web Development
6 392 (8.62%) OO
7 382 (8.40%) Unit Testing
8 335 (7.37%) E-Commerce
9 302 (6.64%) Continuous Integration
9 302 (6.64%) CRM
10 272 (5.98%) BDD
11 214 (4.71%) SOA
12 186 (4.09%) OOP
13 164 (3.61%) Workflow
14 161 (3.54%) Software Engineering
15 148 (3.25%) Project Management
16 138 (3.03%) Dependency Injection
17 123 (2.70%) Content Management
18 120 (2.64%) Business Intelligence
19 107 (2.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3767 (82.83%) C#
2 2182 (47.98%) JavaScript
3 1505 (33.09%) SQL
4 501 (11.02%) T-SQL
5 492 (10.82%) VB.NET
6 265 (5.83%) VB
7 169 (3.72%) Java
8 164 (3.61%) PowerShell
9 125 (2.75%) PL/SQL
10 90 (1.98%) PHP
11 85 (1.87%) VBScript
12 64 (1.41%) VB6
13 60 (1.32%) VBA
14 51 (1.12%) C++
15 39 (0.86%) C
16 38 (0.84%) Python
17 36 (0.79%) XAML
18 31 (0.68%) Ruby
19 16 (0.35%) Perl
20 10 (0.22%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 364 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 303 (6.66%) SC Cleared
3 213 (4.68%) Degree
4 208 (4.57%) ISTQB
5 119 (2.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 113 (2.48%) DV Cleared
7 104 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
8 79 (1.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 35 (0.77%) MCITP
10 34 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
11 30 (0.66%) ISEB
12 24 (0.53%) MCSD
13 18 (0.40%) MCSE
14 12 (0.26%) MCTS
14 12 (0.26%) MCPD
14 12 (0.26%) MCP
15 9 (0.20%) CCNA
16 8 (0.18%) MCAD
17 6 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
18 5 (0.11%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (2.90%) QA
2 15 (0.33%) ISO 9001
3 14 (0.31%) SLA
4 11 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 11 (0.24%) HL7
5 7 (0.15%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.066%) WCAG
7 2 (0.044%) WAI
7 2 (0.044%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.044%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.022%) EMIR
8 1 (0.022%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.022%) Section 508
8 1 (0.022%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.022%) DICOM
System Software
1 67 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 22 (0.48%) Nmap
3 7 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.11%) NDS
5 4 (0.088%) vSphere
6 3 (0.066%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.066%) Varnish
7 2 (0.044%) LiteSpeed
7 2 (0.044%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.044%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.044%) XenApp
7 2 (0.044%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.044%) ISA Server
7 2 (0.044%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 77 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
2 23 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (0.48%) Nessus
3 22 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 9 (0.20%) Puppet
5 6 (0.13%) SCCM
5 6 (0.13%) Control-M
6 4 (0.088%) Kibana
7 3 (0.066%) CORE IMPACT
8 2 (0.044%) WMI
8 2 (0.044%) SCOM
8 2 (0.044%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.044%) Backup Exec
8 2 (0.044%) CA SiteMinder
8 2 (0.044%) AppManager
9 1 (0.022%) logstash
9 1 (0.022%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 1114 (24.49%) Microsoft
2 513 (11.28%) Oracle
3 228 (5.01%) HP
4 194 (4.27%) Sitecore
5 82 (1.80%) EPiServer
6 43 (0.95%) Telerik
7 38 (0.84%) Citrix
8 37 (0.81%) SAP
9 34 (0.75%) Cisco
10 32 (0.70%) Twitter
11 28 (0.62%) Adobe
12 25 (0.55%) Google
13 24 (0.53%) Ektron
14 21 (0.46%) RedDot
15 20 (0.44%) DevExpress
15 20 (0.44%) Open Text
16 19 (0.42%) IBM
16 19 (0.42%) Business Objects
17 15 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
18 14 (0.31%) Facebook
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day for 6 Months
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Excellent market rate paid weekly
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £280 - £330 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £360 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hampshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Posted: 17 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Rate: £300 - £320 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
North London
Talent International
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Roc Search
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago