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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 55 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 1874 2285 2096
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.29% 4.18% 4.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.03% 15.04% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1357 1492 1384
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 19 29
Average hourly rate £39.55 £35.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.00% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £19.10 £19.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £50.60 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £30.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -13.57%

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
15578 15189 14479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.36% 27.79% 28.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 10499 9744 9186
Average daily rate £393 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 243 222 282
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.23 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -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 4 August 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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -9 1751 £360 +2.85% 1460
London -15 647 £420 +5.00% 389
South East -14 362 £350 +7.69% 244
City of London -14 191 £450 +12.50% 85
South West +3 167 £338 +1.50% 139
Yorkshire -9 131 £325 - 116
West Yorkshire -4 108 £325 - 61
East Midlands +16 102 £300 +9.09% 90
West Midlands -7 102 £335 +3.07% 115
East of England -34 102 £367 +4.78% 114
North West -35 95 £340 +4.61% 227
Hampshire -17 81 £345 -1.42% 58
Leeds -14 79 £325 - 37
Scotland -34 57 £325 -7.14% 37
Kent +4 56 £338 +22.72% 25
Buckinghamshire -2 52 £375 -6.25% 21
Surrey -13 52 £400 +30.08% 44
Bristol +13 51 £350 +7.69% 39
Milton Keynes 0 43 £388 -8.82% 14
Nottinghamshire +10 42 £360 +23.07% 38
Cambridgeshire -19 42 £375 +15.38% 45
Berkshire -34 40 £374 +6.78% 27
Wales +4 38 £350 +5.66% 12
Manchester -29 38 £325 - 106
Nottingham +11 36 £375 - 29
North East -8 36 £300 - 25
Wiltshire +8 35 £336 +3.46% 20
Gloucestershire +10 33 £333 +37.11% 12
Leicestershire +12 32 £285 +3.63% 23
South Wales +9 31 £350 - 8

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 3829 (99.69%) .NET
2 3269 (85.11%) C#
3 2092 (54.46%) MVC
4 2084 (54.26%) SQL Server
5 1972 (51.34%) JavaScript
6 1728 (44.99%) HTML
7 1556 (40.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1457 (37.93%) CSS
9 1451 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
10 1422 (37.02%) SQL
11 1193 (31.06%) jQuery
12 1013 (26.37%) .NET Framework
13 919 (23.93%) Microsoft
14 778 (20.26%) TDD
15 757 (19.71%) WCF
16 742 (19.32%) Web Services
17 667 (17.37%) Visual Studio
18 639 (16.64%) Scrum
19 627 (16.32%) AngularJS
20 605 (15.75%) HTML5
21 575 (14.97%) Entity Framework
22 553 (14.40%) XML
23 535 (13.93%) Finance
24 504 (13.12%) ASP.NET Web API
25 476 (12.39%) SQL Server 2008
26 456 (11.87%) Team Foundation Server
27 448 (11.66%) Windows
28 421 (10.96%) CSS3
29 408 (10.62%) T-SQL
30 371 (9.66%) Unit Testing

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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
1 369 (9.61%) CMS
2 363 (9.45%) SharePoint
3 320 (8.33%) IIS
4 203 (5.29%) Umbraco
5 148 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 131 (3.41%) Sitecore CMS
7 101 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
8 87 (2.27%) Node.js
9 70 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
10 52 (1.35%) Kentico
11 37 (0.96%) Sitefinity
12 31 (0.81%) SAS
13 24 (0.62%) DNN
14 23 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
14 23 (0.60%) MQSeries
15 22 (0.57%) Tomcat
16 20 (0.52%) K2 blackpearl
17 18 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
17 18 (0.47%) Apache
18 15 (0.39%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 260 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 83 (2.16%) MS Office
3 24 (0.62%) Photoshop
3 24 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (0.60%) InfoPath
5 18 (0.47%) MS Visio
6 10 (0.26%) MS Project
7 7 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (0.18%) Mingle
8 5 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
9 3 (0.078%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.026%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.026%) GNU Octave
10 1 (0.026%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.026%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 113 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
3 16 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.31%) Adobe Campaign
5 11 (0.29%) Tridion
6 10 (0.26%) WebTrends
7 8 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (0.13%) Markit EDM
9 4 (0.10%) Visualfiles
10 3 (0.078%) Teamcenter
10 3 (0.078%) Primavera
10 3 (0.078%) Magento
11 2 (0.052%) Dynamics NAV
11 2 (0.052%) Endur
11 2 (0.052%) Adaptiv
12 1 (0.026%) Pivotal CRM
12 1 (0.026%) SAP PLM
12 1 (0.026%) SAP HCM
12 1 (0.026%) Global One
12 1 (0.026%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 181 (4.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (1.61%) Office 365
3 56 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (0.76%) SaaS
5 20 (0.52%) Google Analytics
6 12 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
7 11 (0.29%) GitHub
7 11 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
8 8 (0.21%) Yammer
8 8 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (0.16%) PaaS
10 4 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.052%) IaaS
12 1 (0.026%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.026%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.026%) OneDrive
12 1 (0.026%) Sage Pay
12 1 (0.026%) Rackspace Cloud
12 1 (0.026%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.026%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 63 (1.64%) HTTP
2 62 (1.61%) Intranet
3 55 (1.43%) Internet
4 22 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 19 (0.49%) SAN
6 16 (0.42%) DNS
7 15 (0.39%) SSL
8 10 (0.26%) Extranet
9 9 (0.23%) Radio Access Network
10 8 (0.21%) 2G
10 8 (0.21%) 3G
10 8 (0.21%) Firewall
10 8 (0.21%) FTP
11 7 (0.18%) 4G
12 6 (0.16%) SMTP
13 5 (0.13%) DHCP
14 4 (0.10%) LAN
14 4 (0.10%) WAN
14 4 (0.10%) HTTPS
14 4 (0.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2084 (54.26%) SQL Server
2 476 (12.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 271 (7.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 265 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 263 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 165 (4.30%) Relational Database
7 160 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 130 (3.38%) Oracle Database
9 96 (2.50%) MongoDB
10 86 (2.24%) NoSQL
11 83 (2.16%) MySQL
12 80 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
13 75 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 70 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
15 62 (1.61%) Oracle Database 10g
16 59 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
17 48 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
18 35 (0.91%) MS Access
19 28 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
20 27 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 667 (17.37%) Visual Studio
2 456 (11.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 180 (4.69%) NUnit
4 161 (4.19%) Git (software)
5 154 (4.01%) Subversion
6 120 (3.12%) TeamCity
7 104 (2.71%) Selenium
8 70 (1.82%) SpecFlow
9 65 (1.69%) ReSharper
10 60 (1.56%) MSTest
11 55 (1.43%) JIRA
12 48 (1.25%) MSBuild
13 43 (1.12%) Jenkins
14 41 (1.07%) Moq
15 32 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
16 27 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
17 24 (0.62%) Grunt
18 23 (0.60%) CruiseControl
19 19 (0.49%) WebDriver
20 18 (0.47%) Cucumber
General
1 535 (13.93%) Finance
2 218 (5.68%) Banking
3 96 (2.50%) Back Office
4 91 (2.37%) Retail
5 88 (2.29%) Marketing
6 86 (2.24%) Investment Banking
7 41 (1.07%) Telecoms
8 36 (0.94%) Legal
8 36 (0.94%) Advertising
9 35 (0.91%) Front Office
10 31 (0.81%) Publishing
10 31 (0.81%) Manufacturing
11 21 (0.55%) Law
12 17 (0.44%) Electronics
13 12 (0.31%) Automotive
13 12 (0.31%) Games
14 11 (0.29%) Local Government
15 9 (0.23%) Multimedia
16 8 (0.21%) Dutch Language
16 8 (0.21%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3191 (83.08%) Developer
2 1787 (46.52%) .NET Developer
3 801 (20.85%) C# Developer
4 593 (15.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 537 (13.98%) ASP.NET Developer
6 392 (10.21%) Web Developer
7 371 (9.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 239 (6.22%) Senior Developer
9 180 (4.69%) Analyst
10 162 (4.22%) Software Developer
11 138 (3.59%) SharePoint Developer
12 136 (3.54%) Architect
13 135 (3.51%) Senior .NET Developer
14 106 (2.76%) .NET Web Developer
15 97 (2.53%) SQL Developer
16 93 (2.42%) Agile .NET Developer
17 85 (2.21%) Sitecore Developer
18 83 (2.16%) Applications Developer
19 78 (2.03%) Software Engineer
20 76 (1.98%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3829 (99.69%) .NET
2 1728 (44.99%) HTML
3 1556 (40.51%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1457 (37.93%) CSS
5 1193 (31.06%) jQuery
6 1013 (26.37%) .NET Framework
7 757 (19.71%) WCF
8 742 (19.32%) Web Services
9 627 (16.32%) AngularJS
10 605 (15.75%) HTML5
11 575 (14.97%) Entity Framework
12 553 (14.40%) XML
13 504 (13.12%) ASP.NET Web API
14 421 (10.96%) CSS3
15 308 (8.02%) Ajax
16 246 (6.40%) SOAP
16 246 (6.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 245 (6.38%) WPF
17 245 (6.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 244 (6.35%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 155 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
2 96 (2.50%) N-Tier
3 90 (2.34%) User Experience
4 86 (2.24%) Computer Science
5 70 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
6 57 (1.48%) Mobile App
7 46 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
8 40 (1.04%) Client/Server
9 35 (0.91%) Management Information System
10 32 (0.83%) NHS
11 31 (0.81%) Data Structures
12 28 (0.73%) W3C
13 24 (0.62%) Derivative
13 24 (0.62%) Visualisation
14 23 (0.60%) Mathematics
15 22 (0.57%) Hedge funds
16 20 (0.52%) Market Risk
17 16 (0.42%) Credit Risk
17 16 (0.42%) DTV
18 14 (0.36%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 448 (11.66%) Windows
2 105 (2.73%) UNIX
3 67 (1.74%) Linux
4 60 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (1.04%) Android
7 38 (0.99%) Apple iOS
8 35 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (0.26%) Windows Phone
10 7 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (0.16%) Windows XP
12 5 (0.13%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.10%) Solaris
13 4 (0.10%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.078%) MVS
15 2 (0.052%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.052%) Windows Phone 8
16 1 (0.026%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.026%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2092 (54.46%) MVC
2 1451 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
3 778 (20.26%) TDD
4 639 (16.64%) Scrum
5 371 (9.66%) Unit Testing
6 340 (8.85%) Web Development
7 336 (8.75%) OO
8 313 (8.15%) BDD
9 297 (7.73%) E-Commerce
10 230 (5.99%) CRM
11 215 (5.60%) Continuous Integration
12 204 (5.31%) SDLC
13 201 (5.23%) SOA
14 192 (5.00%) Software Engineering
15 149 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
16 107 (2.79%) OOP
16 107 (2.79%) Migration
17 101 (2.63%) UML
17 101 (2.63%) Responsive Web Design
18 100 (2.60%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3269 (85.11%) C#
2 1972 (51.34%) JavaScript
3 1422 (37.02%) SQL
4 408 (10.62%) T-SQL
5 364 (9.48%) VB.NET
6 152 (3.96%) VB
7 138 (3.59%) Java
8 131 (3.41%) PowerShell
9 111 (2.89%) C++
10 101 (2.63%) PL/SQL
11 80 (2.08%) VBA
12 67 (1.74%) PHP
13 61 (1.59%) VB6
14 55 (1.43%) VBScript
15 51 (1.33%) Ruby
16 50 (1.30%) TypeScript
17 37 (0.96%) Python
17 37 (0.96%) Shell Script
18 26 (0.68%) XPath
19 21 (0.55%) C
Qualifications
1 207 (5.39%) Security Cleared
2 186 (4.84%) Degree
3 153 (3.98%) SC Cleared
4 68 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 54 (1.41%) ISTQB
6 41 (1.07%) ISEB
7 38 (0.99%) DV Cleared
7 38 (0.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 26 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 25 (0.65%) MCITP
10 24 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (0.52%) MCSD
12 12 (0.31%) MCAD
13 10 (0.26%) HND
14 8 (0.21%) MCP
15 7 (0.18%) MCSE
15 7 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
16 6 (0.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 5 (0.13%) MCTS
17 5 (0.13%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (1.98%) QA
2 15 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (0.31%) HL7
4 9 (0.23%) SLA
5 6 (0.16%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.13%) TickIT
6 5 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.078%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.078%) Basel II
8 2 (0.052%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.052%) GxP
8 2 (0.052%) WCAG
9 1 (0.026%) WAI
9 1 (0.026%) DICOM
9 1 (0.026%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.026%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.026%) BS7799
System Software
1 67 (1.74%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.10%) Varnish
4 3 (0.078%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.078%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.052%) Samba
5 2 (0.052%) DFS Replication
6 1 (0.026%) vSphere
6 1 (0.026%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.026%) Snort
6 1 (0.026%) vCloud
6 1 (0.026%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (0.44%) Puppet
2 12 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (0.18%) Control-M
3 7 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.10%) Pingdom
4 4 (0.10%) CA LISA
5 3 (0.078%) WMI
6 2 (0.052%) BladeLogic
6 2 (0.052%) DatAdvantage
6 2 (0.052%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.052%) LiteSpeed
6 2 (0.052%) SCOM
7 1 (0.026%) MOM
7 1 (0.026%) StatsD
7 1 (0.026%) logstash
7 1 (0.026%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.026%) SCCM
7 1 (0.026%) Nagios
7 1 (0.026%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.026%) Nessus
Vendors
1 919 (23.93%) Microsoft
2 368 (9.58%) Oracle
3 184 (4.79%) Sitecore
4 84 (2.19%) EPiServer
5 70 (1.82%) Telerik
6 59 (1.54%) IBM
7 57 (1.48%) HP
8 48 (1.25%) Twitter
9 41 (1.07%) Adobe
10 35 (0.91%) SAP
11 31 (0.81%) Cisco
12 30 (0.78%) Ektron
13 29 (0.76%) Google
14 27 (0.70%) Tableau
15 20 (0.52%) Citrix
16 19 (0.49%) Sybase
17 17 (0.44%) TIBCO
18 15 (0.39%) Bloomberg
18 15 (0.39%) VMware
19 14 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
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London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £700.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Computer People
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Berkshire
Stott & May
Rate: £250 - £375 Per Day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
X4 Group
Rate: £350 - 480 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
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Reed Technology
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Square One Resources
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Square One Resources
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Square One Resources
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London
First Point
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
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London
Huxley Associates
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
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X4 Group
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