The table below looks at the statistics for Classic ASP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Classic ASP over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Server Pages (Classic ASP)
Rank 574 493 519
Rank change year-on-year
-81 +26
Contract jobs citing Classic ASP 49 81 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.084% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.31% 0.54% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 57 35
Average daily rate
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£270 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £218 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £460 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £211 £300 £299
% change year-on-year
-29.58% +0.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £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
15569 15040 15478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.82% 28.93% 27.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10167 9779 9277
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 250 385
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £17.50 £15.50
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%

Classic ASP
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Classic ASP within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Classic ASP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Classic ASP
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Classic ASP within the UK.

Classic ASP Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Classic ASP
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Classic ASP within the UK over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Classic ASP Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Classic ASP
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Classic ASP within the UK.

Classic ASP Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Classic ASP
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 Classic ASP within the UK over the 3 months to 2 October 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 -66 45 £250 -23.07% 25
West Midlands -4 18 £200 +25.00% 3
London -1 13 £313 -20.88% 3
Worcestershire - 8 £199 - 1
East Midlands +6 5 £250 +0.50%
South East -6 4 £203 -32.50% 4
North West -16 4 £270 -10.00% 7
Lancashire -19 4 £270 -10.00% 1
Preston - 4 £270 - 1
City of London +14 3 £325 -24.85% 1
Leicestershire +7 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 £203 -
Birmingham -4 2 £200 -
South West -28 1 £200 -35.48% 1
Scotland - 1 - - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - - 1
Guildford - - - -
Harrogate - - - -
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Kettering - - - -
Kidlington - - - -
Leeds - - - - 2
Leicester - - - -
Liverpool - - - - 1
Blackpool - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Brighton - - - - 1
Bristol - - - -

Classic ASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Classic ASP 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 Classic ASP.

1 63 (69.23%) JavaScript
1 63 (69.23%) .NET
2 58 (63.74%) HTML
3 50 (54.95%) SQL Server
3 50 (54.95%) ASP.NET
4 43 (47.25%) VBScript
5 41 (45.05%) CSS
5 41 (45.05%) jQuery
6 39 (42.86%) C#
7 35 (38.46%) VB
8 33 (36.26%) XML
9 31 (34.07%) SQL
10 22 (24.18%) Web Services
10 22 (24.18%) Microsoft
10 22 (24.18%) MVC
10 22 (24.18%) SQL Server 2008
11 21 (23.08%) HTML5
11 21 (23.08%) Intranet
11 21 (23.08%) Windows
12 20 (21.98%) XSLT
13 19 (20.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 18 (19.78%) VB6
14 18 (19.78%) CSS3
14 18 (19.78%) Oracle
15 17 (18.68%) IIS
16 16 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (17.58%) Visual Studio
17 15 (16.48%) VB.NET
17 15 (16.48%) SQL Server 2005
18 14 (15.38%) Ajax

Classic ASP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Classic ASP 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 Classic ASP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (18.68%) IIS
2 10 (10.99%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.30%) ArcGIS
4 2 (2.20%) Confluence
4 2 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.20%) Node.js
5 1 (1.10%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (23.08%) Intranet
2 3 (3.30%) LDAP
2 3 (3.30%) HTTP
2 3 (3.30%) Network Security
3 2 (2.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (54.95%) SQL Server
2 22 (24.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (20.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (16.48%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (12.09%) SQL Server 2000
6 9 (9.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database
8 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
8 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (3.30%) DTS
9 3 (3.30%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.20%) RavenDB
10 2 (2.20%) MongoDB
11 1 (1.10%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (1.10%) MS Access
11 1 (1.10%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (1.10%) Hadoop
11 1 (1.10%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 16 (17.58%) Visual Studio
2 7 (7.69%) NUnit
2 7 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (6.59%) MSBuild
4 4 (4.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.30%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (3.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (3.30%) ClearQuest
5 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (3.30%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.30%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.30%) Subversion
6 2 (2.20%) JIRA
6 2 (2.20%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.10%) JUnit
General
1 8 (8.79%) Finance
2 6 (6.59%) Retail
3 3 (3.30%) Military
3 3 (3.30%) Marketing
4 2 (2.20%) Publishing
5 1 (1.10%) Billing
5 1 (1.10%) Automotive
5 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 68 (74.73%) Developer
2 19 (20.88%) .NET Developer
3 17 (18.68%) Web Developer
4 15 (16.48%) ASP Developer
5 13 (14.29%) Classic ASP Developer
6 10 (10.99%) Analyst
7 9 (9.89%) Programmer
8 8 (8.79%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (7.69%) Applications Support
10 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Applications Support Analyst
11 5 (5.49%) Software Developer
11 5 (5.49%) Support Analyst
11 5 (5.49%) Analyst Programmer
12 4 (4.40%) Senior Programmer
12 4 (4.40%) C# .NET Developer
12 4 (4.40%) Team Leader
12 4 (4.40%) C# Developer
13 3 (3.30%) Senior Analyst
13 3 (3.30%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (69.23%) .NET
2 58 (63.74%) HTML
3 50 (54.95%) ASP.NET
4 41 (45.05%) CSS
4 41 (45.05%) jQuery
5 33 (36.26%) XML
6 22 (24.18%) Web Services
7 21 (23.08%) HTML5
8 20 (21.98%) XSLT
9 18 (19.78%) CSS3
10 14 (15.38%) Ajax
11 13 (14.29%) .NET Framework
12 12 (13.19%) JSON
13 11 (12.09%) WCF
14 10 (10.99%) COM+
15 9 (9.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 7 (7.69%) ADO.NET
16 7 (7.69%) Middleware
16 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 6 (6.59%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.69%) W3C
2 5 (5.49%) N-Tier
3 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.20%) Wiki
5 1 (1.10%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.10%) Open Source
5 1 (1.10%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 21 (23.08%) Windows
2 11 (12.09%) UNIX
3 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.30%) AIX
6 2 (2.20%) Solaris
7 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.18%) MVC
2 16 (17.58%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.09%) SOA
4 8 (8.79%) Unit Testing
5 7 (7.69%) UML
5 7 (7.69%) Project Management
5 7 (7.69%) TDD
5 7 (7.69%) Use Case
6 6 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (6.59%) Web Development
6 6 (6.59%) OO
7 5 (5.49%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.40%) MODAF
8 4 (4.40%) Network Management
8 4 (4.40%) Scrum
8 4 (4.40%) Data Modelling
9 3 (3.30%) OOP
9 3 (3.30%) CRM
9 3 (3.30%) Waterfall
9 3 (3.30%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 63 (69.23%) JavaScript
2 43 (47.25%) VBScript
3 39 (42.86%) C#
4 35 (38.46%) VB
5 31 (34.07%) SQL
6 18 (19.78%) VB6
7 15 (16.48%) VB.NET
8 11 (12.09%) PowerShell
8 11 (12.09%) T-SQL
9 5 (5.49%) Java
10 3 (3.30%) C
10 3 (3.30%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.20%) Ruby
11 2 (2.20%) PHP
11 2 (2.20%) VBA
12 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.59%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.40%) Degree
3 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.40%) MCSE
4 2 (2.20%) PhD
5 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.30%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) HL7
2 2 (2.20%) SLA
Vendors
1 22 (24.18%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.78%) Oracle
3 3 (3.30%) Business Objects
3 3 (3.30%) ESRI
4 2 (2.20%) Atlassian
4 2 (2.20%) RedDot
4 2 (2.20%) IBM
5 1 (1.10%) Fujitsu
Kent
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 16 days ago
Worcester
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 23 days ago
Solihull
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago