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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 51 46 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 2008 2260 2070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.59% 4.02% 4.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.47% 14.86% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1345 1473 1282
Average daily rate
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£350 £335 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 32 46
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.68 £26.20 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £54.75 £45.00
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
14912 15204 12834
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.64% 27.05% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9674 9787 8012
Average daily rate £388 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 227 352
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.86 £18.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.64 £55.00 £44.50
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 21 April 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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -4 1847 £350 +1.44% 1575
London +1 686 £400 +6.66% 411
South East -6 398 £325 -7.14% 299
City of London -1 190 £400 +6.66% 125
South West +20 182 £338 +5.46% 130
Yorkshire -7 143 £325 +11.11% 125
West Midlands -9 124 £325 +3.58% 160
North West -21 111 £330 +1.53% 197
West Yorkshire +1 91 £338 +12.50% 72
East Midlands -14 91 £300 +3.44% 90
East of England -34 88 £350 +7.69% 121
Scotland -14 84 £325 +8.33% 47
Hampshire -16 81 £340 +4.61% 70
Berkshire -4 75 £325 -13.33% 36
Leeds -11 61 £331 +10.41% 37
Surrey -17 54 £363 -3.33% 41
Manchester -31 52 £325 - 80
Somerset +21 50 £320 -3.03% 8
Buckinghamshire +10 50 £300 - 19
Edinburgh +11 48 £316 +9.05% 15
Wales +7 47 £388 +19.23% 12
Birmingham -3 42 £325 - 41
West Sussex +9 40 £375 +45.63% 17
East Sussex +2 40 £275 -15.38% 27
South Wales +18 38 £400 +17.64% 7
Reading -2 38 £338 -10.00% 13
Gloucestershire +14 37 £400 +60.00% 25
Brighton 0 36 £300 -13.04% 17
Kent +5 35 £325 +18.18% 31
Bristol -1 35 £350 +8.52% 36

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 3763 (99.97%) .NET
2 3180 (84.48%) C#
3 1976 (52.50%) JavaScript
4 1950 (51.81%) SQL Server
5 1880 (49.95%) MVC
6 1717 (45.62%) HTML
7 1441 (38.28%) CSS
8 1408 (37.41%) SQL
9 1404 (37.30%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1334 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
11 1202 (31.93%) jQuery
12 990 (26.30%) Microsoft
13 934 (24.81%) .NET Framework
14 815 (21.65%) WCF
15 740 (19.66%) Web Services
16 677 (17.99%) Visual Studio
17 661 (17.56%) TDD
18 636 (16.90%) XML
19 555 (14.74%) Scrum
20 539 (14.32%) Entity Framework
21 527 (14.00%) SQL Server 2008
22 524 (13.92%) HTML5
23 428 (11.37%) Team Foundation Server
24 418 (11.11%) Finance
25 414 (11.00%) CMS
26 406 (10.79%) T-SQL
26 406 (10.79%) Windows
27 399 (10.60%) Oracle
28 390 (10.36%) AngularJS
29 382 (10.15%) Ajax

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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
1 414 (11.00%) CMS
2 376 (9.99%) SharePoint
3 287 (7.62%) IIS
4 192 (5.10%) Umbraco
5 145 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
6 136 (3.61%) SharePoint 2010
7 134 (3.56%) SharePoint 2013
8 74 (1.97%) Kentico
9 70 (1.86%) BizTalk Server
10 65 (1.73%) Node.js
11 49 (1.30%) Sitefinity
12 29 (0.77%) MQSeries
13 27 (0.72%) DNN
14 20 (0.53%) Apache
15 18 (0.48%) K2 blackpearl
16 16 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
17 15 (0.40%) EPiServer CMS
17 15 (0.40%) Lync
17 15 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
18 14 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 252 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 54 (1.43%) MS Office
3 23 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 22 (0.58%) InfoPath
5 16 (0.43%) Photoshop
6 12 (0.32%) MS Project
7 9 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (0.21%) PowerPivot
9 7 (0.19%) Mingle
9 7 (0.19%) MS Visio
10 5 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
11 4 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
12 2 (0.053%) Fireworks
13 1 (0.027%) Simulink
13 1 (0.027%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 173 (4.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 52 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 13 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (0.32%) Google Analytics
5 12 (0.32%) Tridion
6 9 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
6 9 (0.24%) SiteCatalyst
6 9 (0.24%) Markit EDM
7 8 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
8 7 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
8 7 (0.19%) WebTrends
9 5 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
10 1 (0.027%) nopCommerce
10 1 (0.027%) IntelliMatch
10 1 (0.027%) SAP HCM
10 1 (0.027%) Magento
10 1 (0.027%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.027%) SAP R/3
10 1 (0.027%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 189 (5.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (1.17%) Office 365
3 37 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (0.80%) SaaS
5 23 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (0.27%) Yammer
7 5 (0.13%) GitHub
8 3 (0.080%) IaaS
9 2 (0.053%) PaaS
9 2 (0.053%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.027%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.027%) Silverpop
10 1 (0.027%) Rackspace Cloud
10 1 (0.027%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.027%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 85 (2.26%) Intranet
2 59 (1.57%) HTTP
3 54 (1.43%) Internet
4 43 (1.14%) TCP/IP
5 30 (0.80%) SAN
6 23 (0.61%) SSL
7 13 (0.35%) DNS
8 11 (0.29%) HTTPS
9 10 (0.27%) Extranet
10 9 (0.24%) Wireshark
11 8 (0.21%) LDAP
12 7 (0.19%) FTP
13 6 (0.16%) Kerberos
13 6 (0.16%) CTI
14 5 (0.13%) Firewall
14 5 (0.13%) WAN
14 5 (0.13%) SMTP
14 5 (0.13%) LAN
15 4 (0.11%) PBX
16 2 (0.053%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1950 (51.81%) SQL Server
2 527 (14.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 286 (7.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 233 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 228 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 177 (4.70%) SQL Server 2005
7 166 (4.41%) Oracle Database
8 121 (3.21%) Relational Database
9 75 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 73 (1.94%) Oracle Database 11g
11 69 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
12 67 (1.78%) Data Warehouse
12 67 (1.78%) MySQL
12 67 (1.78%) Oracle Database 10g
13 47 (1.25%) MongoDB
14 46 (1.22%) SQL Server 2000
15 43 (1.14%) MS Access
15 43 (1.14%) NoSQL
16 35 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 30 (0.80%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 677 (17.99%) Visual Studio
2 428 (11.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 172 (4.57%) NUnit
4 110 (2.92%) Subversion
5 107 (2.84%) Git (software)
6 58 (1.54%) Selenium
7 57 (1.51%) TeamCity
8 52 (1.38%) MSTest
9 50 (1.33%) SpecFlow
10 46 (1.22%) JIRA
11 45 (1.20%) Moq
12 42 (1.12%) ReSharper
13 39 (1.04%) Rhino Mocks
14 36 (0.96%) MSBuild
15 27 (0.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 25 (0.66%) Jenkins
17 24 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
18 23 (0.61%) CruiseControl
19 20 (0.53%) Axure RP
20 13 (0.35%) StyleCop
General
1 418 (11.11%) Finance
2 146 (3.88%) Banking
3 86 (2.28%) Retail
3 86 (2.28%) Back Office
4 84 (2.23%) Marketing
5 61 (1.62%) Investment Banking
6 59 (1.57%) Publishing
7 49 (1.30%) Advertising
8 43 (1.14%) Telecoms
9 37 (0.98%) Front Office
10 33 (0.88%) Manufacturing
11 23 (0.61%) Legal
12 21 (0.56%) Electronics
13 16 (0.43%) Law
14 14 (0.37%) Games
15 9 (0.24%) Automotive
15 9 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.19%) German Language
17 6 (0.16%) Military
17 6 (0.16%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3062 (81.35%) Developer
2 1660 (44.10%) .NET Developer
3 814 (21.63%) C# Developer
4 591 (15.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 534 (14.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 409 (10.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 335 (8.90%) Web Developer
8 266 (7.07%) Senior Developer
9 180 (4.78%) SharePoint Developer
10 171 (4.54%) Analyst
10 171 (4.54%) Architect
11 134 (3.56%) Senior .NET Developer
12 129 (3.43%) Software Developer
13 115 (3.06%) .NET Web Developer
14 107 (2.84%) SQL Developer
15 87 (2.31%) Sitecore Developer
16 73 (1.94%) Umbraco Developer
17 72 (1.91%) CRM Developer
18 65 (1.73%) Agile .NET Developer
18 65 (1.73%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3763 (99.97%) .NET
2 1717 (45.62%) HTML
3 1441 (38.28%) CSS
4 1404 (37.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1202 (31.93%) jQuery
6 934 (24.81%) .NET Framework
7 815 (21.65%) WCF
8 740 (19.66%) Web Services
9 636 (16.90%) XML
10 539 (14.32%) Entity Framework
11 524 (13.92%) HTML5
12 390 (10.36%) AngularJS
13 382 (10.15%) Ajax
14 359 (9.54%) CSS3
15 311 (8.26%) ASP.NET Web API
16 277 (7.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 244 (6.48%) LINQ
18 224 (5.95%) WPF
19 215 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
20 209 (5.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 129 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
2 103 (2.74%) User Experience
3 96 (2.55%) Computer Science
4 78 (2.07%) N-Tier
5 59 (1.57%) Mobile App
6 53 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
7 50 (1.33%) Open Source
8 47 (1.25%) NHS
9 46 (1.22%) Management Information System
10 45 (1.20%) W3C
11 42 (1.12%) Inversion of Control
12 31 (0.82%) Visualisation
13 27 (0.72%) Data Structures
14 26 (0.69%) Client/Server
15 24 (0.64%) Web 2.0
16 23 (0.61%) Hedge funds
17 18 (0.48%) DTV
18 17 (0.45%) Social Media
18 17 (0.45%) Kindle
19 15 (0.40%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 406 (10.79%) Windows
2 111 (2.95%) UNIX
3 68 (1.81%) Linux
4 53 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (1.30%) Android
6 44 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (1.09%) Apple iOS
8 37 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (0.40%) Windows Phone
10 12 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
11 9 (0.24%) Windows 7
12 8 (0.21%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.19%) Windows 2000
14 6 (0.16%) Ubuntu
15 5 (0.13%) VMS
15 5 (0.13%) Windows 8
16 4 (0.11%) AIX
17 3 (0.080%) OpenVMS
17 3 (0.080%) Windows NT
17 3 (0.080%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1880 (49.95%) MVC
2 1334 (35.44%) Agile Software Development
3 661 (17.56%) TDD
4 555 (14.74%) Scrum
5 369 (9.80%) OO
6 327 (8.69%) Web Development
7 316 (8.40%) Unit Testing
8 280 (7.44%) CRM
9 250 (6.64%) E-Commerce
10 225 (5.98%) SOA
11 208 (5.53%) BDD
12 156 (4.14%) OOP
13 147 (3.91%) Continuous Integration
14 142 (3.77%) Project Management
15 138 (3.67%) Content Management
16 137 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
17 117 (3.11%) Workflow
17 117 (3.11%) Software Engineering
18 115 (3.06%) Migration
19 98 (2.60%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 3180 (84.48%) C#
2 1976 (52.50%) JavaScript
3 1408 (37.41%) SQL
4 406 (10.79%) T-SQL
5 357 (9.48%) VB.NET
6 153 (4.06%) Java
7 130 (3.45%) VB
8 112 (2.98%) PowerShell
9 110 (2.92%) PL/SQL
10 79 (2.10%) VBA
11 69 (1.83%) PHP
12 68 (1.81%) C++
13 61 (1.62%) VBScript
14 49 (1.30%) VB6
15 42 (1.12%) XPath
16 28 (0.74%) Shell Script
16 28 (0.74%) Python
17 23 (0.61%) C
18 17 (0.45%) Ruby
19 14 (0.37%) X++
Qualifications
1 291 (7.73%) Security Cleared
2 236 (6.27%) SC Cleared
3 178 (4.73%) Degree
4 100 (2.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 94 (2.50%) ISTQB
6 61 (1.62%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 56 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 56 (1.49%) DV Cleared
8 51 (1.35%) ISEB
9 42 (1.12%) Cisco Certification
10 36 (0.96%) MCITP
11 16 (0.43%) MCSD
12 12 (0.32%) MCSE
13 11 (0.29%) MCP
14 10 (0.27%) MCAD
15 8 (0.21%) CCNA
16 6 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 5 (0.13%) HND
17 5 (0.13%) MCSA
17 5 (0.13%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (1.57%) QA
2 20 (0.53%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (0.24%) HL7
5 7 (0.19%) SLA
6 3 (0.080%) GxP
6 3 (0.080%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.080%) WCAG
6 3 (0.080%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.053%) COBIT
7 2 (0.053%) EMIR
7 2 (0.053%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 45 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.16%) Firmware
3 5 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.11%) ISA Server
5 3 (0.080%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.080%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.053%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.053%) RACF
6 2 (0.053%) Samba
6 2 (0.053%) LiteSpeed
7 1 (0.027%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 22 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (0.40%) Puppet
3 10 (0.27%) Nessus
3 10 (0.27%) Nmap
4 7 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.080%) CORE IMPACT
6 2 (0.053%) DatAdvantage
6 2 (0.053%) WMI
6 2 (0.053%) SCOM
6 2 (0.053%) MOM
6 2 (0.053%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.027%) Control-M
7 1 (0.027%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 990 (26.30%) Microsoft
2 399 (10.60%) Oracle
3 207 (5.50%) Sitecore
4 101 (2.68%) HP
5 89 (2.36%) EPiServer
6 65 (1.73%) Telerik
7 59 (1.57%) Adobe
8 49 (1.30%) Google
9 48 (1.28%) Twitter
10 44 (1.17%) Ektron
11 38 (1.01%) SAP
12 37 (0.98%) Cisco
13 34 (0.90%) IBM
14 32 (0.85%) Citrix
15 29 (0.77%) OpenText
16 28 (0.74%) RedDot
17 27 (0.72%) Tableau
17 27 (0.72%) Xamarin
18 21 (0.56%) Business Objects
19 13 (0.35%) TIBCO
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Talent International
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £450 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: £450 - 500 per day + Benefits
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South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market related
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Northampton, Northamptonshire
ComputAppoint
Rate: £320 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Essex
ComputAppoint
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £425 - £475 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £320 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £250 - 280 per day
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Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Greater Manchester
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: £40,000 - £50,000 equivalent Pro-rata (Depending on experience)
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Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
X4 Group
Rate: £150 - 200 per day
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Integrity IT Solutions
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Venturi
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