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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 55 45 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 1781 2035 2326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.30% 3.98% 4.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.19% 14.43% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1230 1323 1518
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £313
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +0.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 46 37
Average hourly rate £32.50 £29.25 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.46 £15.00 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%

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
14612 14099 13778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.09% 27.54% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9984 9008 8637
Average daily rate £395 £375 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +0.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 303 361
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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 29 December 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 -10 1615 £350 - 1002
London -18 567 £400 +3.22% 236
South East -5 385 £350 +7.69% 212
City of London +2 166 £408 -4.11% 108
Yorkshire -9 145 £325 +12.06% 100
South West -11 125 £325 - 92
North West -9 120 £310 +3.33% 156
Scotland +6 111 £320 +0.39% 33
West Yorkshire -3 104 £325 +16.59% 59
East of England -19 98 £350 +15.30% 77
Hampshire -15 86 £350 +7.69% 56
Surrey +15 83 £375 - 25
West Midlands -10 81 £338 +3.84% 57
Manchester -8 74 £318 +1.60% 79
Leeds -9 69 £325 +10.16% 30
East Midlands -9 67 £325 +18.18% 57
Berkshire -6 66 £363 +5.07% 43
Glasgow +20 52 £309 +3.86% 16
Gosport -7 44 £425 +38.21%
Edinburgh -5 43 £375 +15.38% 11
Buckinghamshire -33 41 £395 +21.53% 15
East Sussex +9 38 £200 -38.46% 14
Brighton +3 36 £200 -30.43% 11
Wales -8 34 £305 +10.90% 10
Kent -1 33 £320 - 19
Somerset -3 33 £315 -21.25% 7
South Wales +17 31 £305 +15.63% 6
Wiltshire -3 29 £338 +3.84% 12
Cambridgeshire -12 29 £375 +7.14% 15
Bristol -16 29 £325 -13.33% 25

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 3981 (99.87%) .NET
2 3328 (83.49%) C#
3 2089 (52.41%) SQL Server
4 2049 (51.40%) JavaScript
5 1985 (49.80%) MVC
6 1924 (48.27%) HTML
7 1529 (38.36%) CSS
8 1520 (38.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1458 (36.58%) SQL
10 1327 (33.29%) Agile Software Development
11 1204 (30.21%) jQuery
12 1083 (27.17%) Microsoft
13 908 (22.78%) .NET Framework
14 884 (22.18%) WCF
15 736 (18.46%) Web Services
16 709 (17.79%) TDD
17 692 (17.36%) Visual Studio
18 632 (15.86%) XML
19 619 (15.53%) HTML5
20 617 (15.48%) SQL Server 2008
21 531 (13.32%) Scrum
22 485 (12.17%) SharePoint
23 482 (12.09%) T-SQL
24 480 (12.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 476 (11.94%) Finance
26 466 (11.69%) Team Foundation Server
27 458 (11.49%) Ajax
28 406 (10.19%) Windows
29 402 (10.09%) Web Development
30 394 (9.88%) VB.NET

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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
1 485 (12.17%) SharePoint
2 359 (9.01%) CMS
3 303 (7.60%) IIS
4 216 (5.42%) SharePoint 2010
5 176 (4.42%) SharePoint 2013
6 165 (4.14%) Umbraco
7 131 (3.29%) Sitecore CMS
8 89 (2.23%) BizTalk Server
9 71 (1.78%) Node.js
10 58 (1.46%) Kentico
11 45 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
12 23 (0.58%) Apache
12 23 (0.58%) Sitefinity
13 20 (0.50%) Confluence
14 19 (0.48%) WordPress
15 16 (0.40%) Tomcat
16 15 (0.38%) EPiServer CMS
17 13 (0.33%) JBoss
17 13 (0.33%) DNN
18 12 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 329 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 77 (1.93%) MS Office
3 48 (1.20%) InfoPath
4 21 (0.53%) Photoshop
5 17 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
5 17 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.25%) MS Project
7 8 (0.20%) Mingle
8 7 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
8 7 (0.18%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.13%) PowerPivot
10 4 (0.10%) Fireworks
11 2 (0.050%) SPSS
11 2 (0.050%) FastStats
12 1 (0.025%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.025%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 197 (4.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 101 (2.53%) Oracle EBS
3 29 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
4 22 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
5 8 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.18%) Tridion
6 7 (0.18%) Markit EDM
7 4 (0.10%) WebTrends
7 4 (0.10%) Oracle Applications
7 4 (0.10%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 2 (0.050%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.050%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.050%) Temenos T24
8 2 (0.050%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.050%) Adaptiv
8 2 (0.050%) SAP ECC
8 2 (0.050%) SiteCatalyst
9 1 (0.025%) Oracle Payables
9 1 (0.025%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 187 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (0.90%) Office 365
3 34 (0.85%) SaaS
4 24 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (0.30%) PaaS
6 9 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.13%) GitHub
8 4 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.10%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.10%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.050%) IaaS
10 1 (0.025%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.025%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 103 (2.58%) Intranet
2 80 (2.01%) TCP/IP
3 77 (1.93%) HTTP
4 53 (1.33%) SAN
4 53 (1.33%) Internet
5 32 (0.80%) SSL
6 27 (0.68%) Extranet
7 19 (0.48%) DNS
8 18 (0.45%) HTTPS
9 17 (0.43%) FTP
10 14 (0.35%) Wireshark
11 7 (0.18%) LDAP
12 5 (0.13%) DHCP
12 5 (0.13%) CTI
12 5 (0.13%) SPDY
13 4 (0.10%) Firewall
14 3 (0.075%) Wireless
14 3 (0.075%) SSH
14 3 (0.075%) WAN
14 3 (0.075%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2089 (52.41%) SQL Server
2 617 (15.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 247 (6.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 242 (6.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 232 (5.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 218 (5.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 111 (2.78%) Relational Database
8 102 (2.56%) Oracle Database
9 101 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
10 99 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 81 (2.03%) MySQL
12 46 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
13 40 (1.00%) RavenDB
14 37 (0.93%) DTS
15 36 (0.90%) NoSQL
16 35 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
17 32 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
18 31 (0.78%) RDBMS
18 31 (0.78%) MongoDB
19 29 (0.73%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 692 (17.36%) Visual Studio
2 466 (11.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 192 (4.82%) NUnit
4 127 (3.19%) Subversion
5 126 (3.16%) Git (software)
6 85 (2.13%) SpecFlow
7 70 (1.76%) MSTest
8 69 (1.73%) Selenium
9 63 (1.58%) Moq
10 60 (1.51%) JIRA
11 58 (1.46%) TeamCity
12 48 (1.20%) Rhino Mocks
13 36 (0.90%) QuickTest Pro
14 35 (0.88%) Jenkins
15 34 (0.85%) ReSharper
16 32 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 32 (0.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
17 30 (0.75%) MSBuild
18 28 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
19 26 (0.65%) CruiseControl
General
1 476 (11.94%) Finance
2 134 (3.36%) Banking
3 101 (2.53%) Marketing
4 97 (2.43%) Retail
5 62 (1.56%) Advertising
6 58 (1.46%) Back Office
7 53 (1.33%) Telecoms
8 44 (1.10%) Front Office
8 44 (1.10%) Investment Banking
9 38 (0.95%) Manufacturing
10 37 (0.93%) Publishing
11 29 (0.73%) Legal
12 24 (0.60%) Electronics
13 16 (0.40%) Financial Institution
14 12 (0.30%) Law
15 8 (0.20%) Games
16 7 (0.18%) Automotive
17 6 (0.15%) Local Government
18 5 (0.13%) Dutch Language
18 5 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3283 (82.36%) Developer
2 1741 (43.68%) .NET Developer
3 857 (21.50%) C# Developer
4 619 (15.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 603 (15.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 435 (10.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 355 (8.91%) Web Developer
8 308 (7.73%) Senior Developer
9 232 (5.82%) SharePoint Developer
10 182 (4.57%) Analyst
11 167 (4.19%) Software Developer
12 156 (3.91%) Senior .NET Developer
13 127 (3.19%) .NET Web Developer
14 121 (3.04%) Architect
15 103 (2.58%) CRM Developer
16 98 (2.46%) SQL Developer
17 84 (2.11%) Agile .NET Developer
18 79 (1.98%) C# Web Developer
19 76 (1.91%) Front-End Developer
20 73 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3981 (99.87%) .NET
2 1924 (48.27%) HTML
3 1529 (38.36%) CSS
4 1520 (38.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1204 (30.21%) jQuery
6 908 (22.78%) .NET Framework
7 884 (22.18%) WCF
8 736 (18.46%) Web Services
9 632 (15.86%) XML
10 619 (15.53%) HTML5
11 480 (12.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 458 (11.49%) Ajax
13 380 (9.53%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 362 (9.08%) CSS3
15 296 (7.43%) AngularJS
16 278 (6.97%) ASP.NET Web API
17 269 (6.75%) LINQ
18 238 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 213 (5.34%) WPF
20 211 (5.29%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 155 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
2 113 (2.83%) User Experience
3 94 (2.36%) Computer Science
4 90 (2.26%) N-Tier
5 72 (1.81%) NHS
6 70 (1.76%) Mobile App
7 67 (1.68%) Open Source
8 57 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
9 55 (1.38%) Management Information System
10 46 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
11 29 (0.73%) W3C
12 25 (0.63%) Client/Server
13 22 (0.55%) DTV
14 21 (0.53%) GIS
14 21 (0.53%) Web 2.0
15 20 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 20 (0.50%) Hedge funds
16 19 (0.48%) Visualisation
17 17 (0.43%) Market Risk
17 17 (0.43%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 406 (10.19%) Windows
2 123 (3.09%) UNIX
3 73 (1.83%) Linux
4 67 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 61 (1.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 41 (1.03%) Android
7 32 (0.80%) Apple iOS
8 18 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (0.45%) Windows XP
9 15 (0.38%) Windows 2000
10 11 (0.28%) Windows 7
11 9 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.13%) AIX
13 4 (0.10%) VMS
13 4 (0.10%) Windows Phone
13 4 (0.10%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.075%) OpenVMS
14 3 (0.075%) Windows NT
14 3 (0.075%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.050%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1985 (49.80%) MVC
2 1327 (33.29%) Agile Software Development
3 709 (17.79%) TDD
4 531 (13.32%) Scrum
5 402 (10.09%) Web Development
6 380 (9.53%) OO
7 290 (7.28%) Unit Testing
8 286 (7.18%) CRM
9 259 (6.50%) BDD
10 244 (6.12%) E-Commerce
11 217 (5.44%) Continuous Integration
12 206 (5.17%) SOA
13 166 (4.16%) OOP
13 166 (4.16%) Project Management
14 140 (3.51%) Workflow
15 138 (3.46%) Business Intelligence
16 132 (3.31%) Software Engineering
17 122 (3.06%) Content Management
18 121 (3.04%) Migration
19 115 (2.89%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 3328 (83.49%) C#
2 2049 (51.40%) JavaScript
3 1458 (36.58%) SQL
4 482 (12.09%) T-SQL
5 394 (9.88%) VB.NET
6 167 (4.19%) VB
7 158 (3.96%) Java
8 137 (3.44%) PowerShell
9 107 (2.68%) PL/SQL
10 102 (2.56%) VBScript
11 79 (1.98%) PHP
12 70 (1.76%) VBA
13 57 (1.43%) C++
14 46 (1.15%) VB6
15 32 (0.80%) C
16 29 (0.73%) Python
17 25 (0.63%) XAML
18 22 (0.55%) XPath
19 21 (0.53%) Ruby
20 14 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 303 (7.60%) Security Cleared
2 257 (6.45%) SC Cleared
3 180 (4.52%) Degree
4 149 (3.74%) ISTQB
5 86 (2.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 78 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
7 77 (1.93%) DV Cleared
8 66 (1.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 45 (1.13%) ISEB
10 33 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
11 31 (0.78%) MCITP
12 11 (0.28%) MCTS
13 9 (0.23%) CCNA
13 9 (0.23%) MCSE
14 8 (0.20%) MCP
15 7 (0.18%) MCSD
16 6 (0.15%) CCNP
17 5 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 5 (0.13%) MCSA
18 4 (0.10%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (2.28%) QA
2 14 (0.35%) ISO 9001
3 10 (0.25%) HL7
4 9 (0.23%) SLA
4 9 (0.23%) WCAG
5 5 (0.13%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.10%) WAI
7 3 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.050%) COBIT
9 1 (0.025%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.025%) EMIR
9 1 (0.025%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.025%) DICOM
System Software
1 42 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 15 (0.38%) Nmap
3 7 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.10%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.075%) Terminal Server
5 3 (0.075%) vCloud
6 2 (0.050%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.050%) RACF
6 2 (0.050%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.050%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.025%) Varnish
7 1 (0.025%) Squid
7 1 (0.025%) Docker
Systems Management
1 44 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
2 16 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (0.38%) Nessus
4 9 (0.23%) Puppet
5 3 (0.075%) CORE IMPACT
5 3 (0.075%) SCOM
6 2 (0.050%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.050%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.050%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.025%) Control-M
7 1 (0.025%) WMI
7 1 (0.025%) WSUS
7 1 (0.025%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.025%) SCCM
7 1 (0.025%) CA LISA
7 1 (0.025%) logstash
7 1 (0.025%) Vagrant
7 1 (0.025%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 1083 (27.17%) Microsoft
2 394 (9.88%) Oracle
3 179 (4.49%) Sitecore
4 151 (3.79%) HP
5 66 (1.66%) EPiServer
6 57 (1.43%) Telerik
7 53 (1.33%) Citrix
8 41 (1.03%) Adobe
9 39 (0.98%) SAP
9 39 (0.98%) Open Text
9 39 (0.98%) RedDot
10 38 (0.95%) Google
11 33 (0.83%) Twitter
12 30 (0.75%) Ektron
13 25 (0.63%) Cisco
14 14 (0.35%) IBM
14 14 (0.35%) DevExpress
15 12 (0.30%) Xamarin
16 11 (0.28%) Facebook
16 11 (0.28%) Nintex
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Up to £285 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
MNM Associates Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £410 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £380 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
Square One Resources
Rate: £ Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £market rates per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Senitor Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
IT Executive Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + DOE
Posted: 6 days ago