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 25 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 39 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 2361 2114 2252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 4.32% 4.14% 3.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.66% 14.88% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1520 1399 1448
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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 £315 £308
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 34 60
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.28% +25.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £19.15 £17.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £53.55 £49.50
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
15077 14208 14854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.58% 27.84% 25.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 9714 9035 9071
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 296 366
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%

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 25 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 25 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 25 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 2194 £350 - 1651
London +4 861 £400 +2.56% 406
South East +8 468 £325 -13.33% 329
City of London +12 219 £400 - 133
East of England +16 197 £351 +11.26% 148
South West -1 169 £330 +4.76% 137
West Midlands -11 154 £325 +8.33% 119
Hampshire +2 143 £336 -13.22% 65
North West -13 132 £313 +4.16% 220
Yorkshire -5 104 £325 +8.33% 141
Scotland 0 97 £350 +16.66% 84
Berkshire +8 80 £350 +7.69% 74
West Yorkshire 0 78 £325 +7.43% 87
Manchester -4 77 £325 +8.33% 116
Cambridgeshire +27 67 £325 -7.14% 38
Leeds +1 65 £325 +8.33% 62
Surrey 0 65 £325 -18.75% 47
Gosport -3 63 £365 -7.00% 2
East Midlands -1 58 £275 - 104
Buckinghamshire -16 55 £388 +3.33% 42
Somerset -3 54 £325 - 12
Glasgow +13 50 £305 - 45
Birmingham -4 47 £350 +16.66% 41
Reading +23 44 £350 +2.94% 26
Kent +14 44 £275 -21.42% 22
Milton Keynes -5 43 £419 +11.66% 20
Suffolk -3 37 £394 +4.93% 12
Cheshire -2 33 £300 +7.14% 48
Edinburgh -12 33 £445 +69.52% 27
Coventry 0 32 £325 +18.18% 8

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 4572 (99.96%) .NET
2 3777 (82.58%) C#
3 2527 (55.25%) SQL Server
4 2184 (47.75%) MVC
5 2132 (46.61%) JavaScript
6 2067 (45.19%) HTML
7 1673 (36.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1562 (34.15%) CSS
9 1488 (32.53%) SQL
10 1283 (28.05%) jQuery
11 1064 (23.26%) Microsoft
12 1022 (22.34%) WCF
13 936 (20.46%) .NET Framework
14 839 (18.34%) TDD
15 781 (17.07%) XML
16 777 (16.99%) Visual Studio
17 763 (16.68%) Web Services
18 741 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
19 730 (15.96%) SQL Server 2008
20 681 (14.89%) Windows
21 623 (13.62%) HTML5
22 565 (12.35%) SharePoint
23 556 (12.16%) Finance
23 556 (12.16%) Scrum
24 530 (11.59%) Oracle
25 519 (11.35%) Web Development
26 506 (11.06%) Ajax
27 497 (10.87%) VB.NET
28 490 (10.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
29 471 (10.30%) T-SQL

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 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 (12.35%) SharePoint
2 380 (8.31%) CMS
3 344 (7.52%) IIS
4 201 (4.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 187 (4.09%) Umbraco
6 161 (3.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 160 (3.50%) BizTalk Server
8 140 (3.06%) Sitecore CMS
9 96 (2.10%) Node.js
10 79 (1.73%) SharePoint Server
11 30 (0.66%) Kentico
12 17 (0.37%) DNN
13 16 (0.35%) Sitefinity
14 12 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
15 11 (0.24%) MS Exchange
15 11 (0.24%) Documentum
16 10 (0.22%) WordPress
16 10 (0.22%) Lync
17 9 (0.20%) K2 blackpearl
18 8 (0.17%) Confluence
Applications
1 323 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 84 (1.84%) MS Office
3 82 (1.79%) InfoPath
4 48 (1.05%) 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 (0.087%) MS PowerPoint
9 4 (0.087%) MS Project
10 2 (0.044%) GIMP
11 1 (0.022%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.022%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 154 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 103 (2.25%) Oracle EBS
3 21 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
4 17 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 14 (0.31%) Oracle Applications
6 8 (0.17%) Tridion
6 8 (0.17%) Google Analytics
7 5 (0.11%) WebTrends
8 3 (0.066%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.066%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.044%) IntelliMatch
9 2 (0.044%) Magento
9 2 (0.044%) assyst
9 2 (0.044%) SunGard GMI
10 1 (0.022%) AWD
10 1 (0.022%) Line 500
10 1 (0.022%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.022%) Oracle Financials
10 1 (0.022%) BusinessWorks
10 1 (0.022%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 209 (4.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 65 (1.42%) SaaS
3 33 (0.72%) Office 365
4 30 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (0.42%) PaaS
6 14 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.15%) GitHub
8 5 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
8 5 (0.11%) CloudFront
8 5 (0.11%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.044%) Trello
10 1 (0.022%) Gitorious
10 1 (0.022%) Force.com
10 1 (0.022%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 101 (2.21%) HTTP
2 98 (2.14%) TCP/IP
3 73 (1.60%) Internet
4 62 (1.36%) Intranet
5 55 (1.20%) HTTPS
6 38 (0.83%) DNS
7 35 (0.77%) SAN
8 30 (0.66%) SSL
9 26 (0.57%) Wireshark
10 22 (0.48%) LDAP
11 17 (0.37%) Extranet
12 13 (0.28%) FTP
13 9 (0.20%) Firewall
14 5 (0.11%) Softphone
15 4 (0.087%) DMZ
15 4 (0.087%) Kerberos
16 3 (0.066%) LAN
16 3 (0.066%) WAN
16 3 (0.066%) VPN
16 3 (0.066%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2527 (55.25%) SQL Server
2 730 (15.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 395 (8.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 343 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 327 (7.15%) SQL Server 2005
6 254 (5.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 126 (2.75%) Relational Database
8 112 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 94 (2.06%) MySQL
10 83 (1.81%) Oracle Reports
11 71 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
11 71 (1.55%) Oracle Database
12 69 (1.51%) RDBMS
13 67 (1.46%) DTS
14 57 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
15 45 (0.98%) NoSQL
16 39 (0.85%) RavenDB
17 38 (0.83%) MongoDB
18 31 (0.68%) OLAP
19 30 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 777 (16.99%) Visual Studio
2 457 (9.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 215 (4.70%) NUnit
4 159 (3.48%) Git (software)
5 139 (3.04%) Subversion
6 114 (2.49%) TeamCity
7 97 (2.12%) QuickTest Pro
8 81 (1.77%) SpecFlow
9 69 (1.51%) MSTest
10 58 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
11 55 (1.20%) Selenium
12 54 (1.18%) MSBuild
13 52 (1.14%) Moq
14 40 (0.87%) JIRA
15 39 (0.85%) LoadRunner
16 37 (0.81%) Jenkins
17 34 (0.74%) Mercurial
18 27 (0.59%) ReSharper
18 27 (0.59%) CruiseControl
19 26 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 556 (12.16%) Finance
2 223 (4.88%) Banking
3 117 (2.56%) Retail
4 82 (1.79%) Marketing
5 79 (1.73%) Back Office
6 60 (1.31%) Investment Banking
7 50 (1.09%) Telecoms
8 46 (1.01%) Advertising
9 45 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 40 (0.87%) Front Office
11 32 (0.70%) Legal
12 24 (0.52%) Financial Institution
13 23 (0.50%) Publishing
14 19 (0.42%) Games
15 18 (0.39%) Electronics
16 16 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
17 12 (0.26%) Automotive
17 12 (0.26%) Law
18 8 (0.17%) Local Government
18 8 (0.17%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3765 (82.31%) Developer
2 2146 (46.92%) .NET Developer
3 1065 (23.28%) C# Developer
4 830 (18.15%) ASP.NET Developer
5 820 (17.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 591 (12.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 448 (9.79%) Web Developer
8 354 (7.74%) Senior Developer
9 246 (5.38%) SharePoint Developer
10 215 (4.70%) Senior .NET Developer
11 171 (3.74%) Analyst
12 158 (3.45%) Software Developer
13 153 (3.34%) .NET Web Developer
14 149 (3.26%) VB.NET Developer
14 149 (3.26%) SQL Developer
15 117 (2.56%) Architect
16 104 (2.27%) Front-End Developer
17 90 (1.97%) Programmer
18 89 (1.95%) C# Web Developer
19 84 (1.84%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4572 (99.96%) .NET
2 2067 (45.19%) HTML
3 1673 (36.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1562 (34.15%) CSS
5 1283 (28.05%) jQuery
6 1022 (22.34%) WCF
7 936 (20.46%) .NET Framework
8 781 (17.07%) XML
9 763 (16.68%) Web Services
10 623 (13.62%) HTML5
11 506 (11.06%) Ajax
12 490 (10.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 440 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 360 (7.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 342 (7.48%) CSS3
16 317 (6.93%) LINQ
17 300 (6.56%) WPF
18 257 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 251 (5.49%) XSLT
20 223 (4.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 98 (2.14%) N-Tier
2 76 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
3 72 (1.57%) Mobile App
4 70 (1.53%) Computer Science
5 61 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
6 42 (0.92%) Open Source
7 29 (0.63%) Client/Server
8 28 (0.61%) NHS
9 23 (0.50%) GIS
9 23 (0.50%) Derivative
9 23 (0.50%) Digital Media
10 22 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 21 (0.46%) Visualisation
12 20 (0.44%) Management Information System
13 17 (0.37%) W3C
13 17 (0.37%) DTV
14 16 (0.35%) Replication
14 16 (0.35%) Hedge funds
14 16 (0.35%) Market Risk
15 14 (0.31%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 681 (14.89%) Windows
2 163 (3.56%) UNIX
3 121 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 117 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 83 (1.81%) Linux
6 62 (1.36%) Windows XP
7 49 (1.07%) Windows 2000
8 46 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
9 39 (0.85%) Android
10 34 (0.74%) Apple iOS
11 21 (0.46%) Windows 8
12 15 (0.33%) 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 (0.066%) AIX
17 3 (0.066%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.066%) BlackBerry OS
18 1 (0.022%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2184 (47.75%) MVC
2 839 (18.34%) TDD
3 741 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
4 556 (12.16%) Scrum
5 519 (11.35%) Web Development
6 414 (9.05%) OO
7 379 (8.29%) Unit Testing
8 335 (7.32%) E-Commerce
9 305 (6.67%) CRM
10 290 (6.34%) Continuous Integration
11 266 (5.82%) BDD
12 210 (4.59%) SOA
13 190 (4.15%) OOP
14 176 (3.85%) Workflow
15 159 (3.48%) Software Engineering
16 134 (2.93%) Project Management
17 131 (2.86%) Content Management
18 127 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
19 121 (2.65%) Dependency Injection
20 118 (2.58%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3777 (82.58%) C#
2 2132 (46.61%) JavaScript
3 1488 (32.53%) SQL
4 497 (10.87%) VB.NET
5 471 (10.30%) T-SQL
6 241 (5.27%) VB
7 170 (3.72%) Java
8 138 (3.02%) PowerShell
9 112 (2.45%) PL/SQL
10 92 (2.01%) PHP
11 65 (1.42%) VB6
12 59 (1.29%) VBA
13 58 (1.27%) VBScript
14 46 (1.01%) C++
15 35 (0.77%) C
16 34 (0.74%) Python
17 33 (0.72%) Ruby
18 31 (0.68%) XAML
19 13 (0.28%) Perl
20 8 (0.17%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 356 (7.78%) Security Cleared
2 292 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 200 (4.37%) Degree
4 190 (4.15%) ISTQB
5 113 (2.47%) DV Cleared
6 105 (2.30%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 96 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 82 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 30 (0.66%) MCITP
10 28 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
11 23 (0.50%) ISEB
11 23 (0.50%) MCSD
12 17 (0.37%) MCSE
13 13 (0.28%) MCTS
14 12 (0.26%) MCPD
14 12 (0.26%) MCP
15 8 (0.17%) MCAD
16 7 (0.15%) CCNA
17 6 (0.13%) ITIL Certification
18 5 (0.11%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (2.69%) QA
2 21 (0.46%) ISO 9001
3 14 (0.31%) SLA
4 12 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 10 (0.22%) HL7
6 6 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.044%) ISO 14001
8 2 (0.044%) WAI
8 2 (0.044%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.022%) Section 508
9 1 (0.022%) EMIR
9 1 (0.022%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.022%) WCAG
9 1 (0.022%) TickIT
System Software
1 60 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 25 (0.55%) Nmap
3 6 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.11%) vSphere
4 5 (0.11%) NDS
5 4 (0.087%) LiteSpeed
6 3 (0.066%) Terminal Server
6 3 (0.066%) Varnish
7 2 (0.044%) XenApp
7 2 (0.044%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.022%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 74 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (0.55%) Nessus
3 22 (0.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 15 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (0.20%) Puppet
6 7 (0.15%) Control-M
7 6 (0.13%) SCCM
8 4 (0.087%) Kibana
9 3 (0.066%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.066%) CORE IMPACT
9 3 (0.066%) Capistrano
10 2 (0.044%) SCOM
10 2 (0.044%) WMI
10 2 (0.044%) CA SiteMinder
10 2 (0.044%) AppManager
10 2 (0.044%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.022%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 1064 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 530 (11.59%) Oracle
3 212 (4.63%) HP
4 189 (4.13%) Sitecore
5 71 (1.55%) EPiServer
6 55 (1.20%) Telerik
7 39 (0.85%) Twitter
8 35 (0.77%) SAP
9 34 (0.74%) Citrix
10 30 (0.66%) Cisco
11 26 (0.57%) Adobe
12 25 (0.55%) Ektron
13 24 (0.52%) Google
14 21 (0.46%) Business Objects
15 19 (0.42%) Open Text
16 18 (0.39%) RedDot
17 17 (0.37%) IBM
17 17 (0.37%) DevExpress
18 16 (0.35%) Informatica
18 16 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 4 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 hours ago
West London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 per day - 6 month rolling contract
Posted: 4 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Rate: From £200 to £300 per day £300 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
North Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £280 to £300 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Green Thompson Consulting
Rate: From £325 to £375 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Posted: 10 hours ago
Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £330.00 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago