The table below looks at the statistics for Classic ASP skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Classic ASP over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Server Pages (Classic ASP)
Rank 601 630 597
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -33
Contract jobs citing Classic ASP 44 32 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.055% 0.070%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 27
Median daily rate £335 £330 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £295 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £505 £382
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £325 £242
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +34.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £39.20 £36.55 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.20 £36.55 -
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -

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
16167 16419 15518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 29.92% 28.02% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11211 11157 9833
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 289 216
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.17 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

Classic ASP
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Classic ASP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 31 August 2016.

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 29 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Classic ASP within the UK over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 44 £335 -0.37% 10
East Midlands - 17 £315 - 2
South East +22 15 £335 +4.68% 2
Hampshire +23 13 £335 +21.81%
Northamptonshire - 11 £425 - 1
Northampton - 10 £425 -
Winchester - 10 £335 -
Leicestershire - 6 £279 - 1
East of England +20 5 £225 -32.58%
Leicester - 4 £280 -
Hertfordshire +8 3 £225 -31.81%
Cambridgeshire +21 2 - -
South West +15 2 £310 -7.80% 3
London -25 2 £375 -4.76% 1
West Midlands -28 2 £215 -28.33% 1
Watford - 2 £225 -
Cambridge - 2 - -
City of London +24 1 £375 -
Buckinghamshire +15 1 - -
Milton Keynes +10 1 - -
Warwickshire -4 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £338 -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £365 -
Bristol - 1 - - 1
Oxford - 1 £365 -
Leeds - 1 £338 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £338 -

Classic ASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Classic ASP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Classic ASP.

1 74 (69.81%) SQL
2 67 (63.21%) .NET
3 65 (61.32%) SQL Server
4 51 (48.11%) VB
5 49 (46.23%) JavaScript
6 47 (44.34%) C#
6 47 (44.34%) HTML
6 47 (44.34%) VB6
7 46 (43.40%) T-SQL
7 46 (43.40%) CSS
8 45 (42.45%) IIS
9 44 (41.51%) jQuery
10 41 (38.68%) Web Development
10 41 (38.68%) Microsoft
11 38 (35.85%) Visual Studio
12 35 (33.02%) Oracle
13 34 (32.08%) VBA
13 34 (32.08%) ASP.NET
14 33 (31.13%) PL/SQL
15 30 (28.30%) DCOM
16 28 (26.42%) Scrum
17 27 (25.47%) Waterfall
18 26 (24.53%) HTML5
18 26 (24.53%) CSS3
18 26 (24.53%) SharePoint
19 25 (23.58%) XML
20 24 (22.64%) MS Access
20 24 (22.64%) MVC
20 24 (22.64%) Change Control
20 24 (22.64%) Relational Database

Classic ASP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 45 (42.45%) IIS
2 26 (24.53%) SharePoint
3 13 (12.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (4.72%) CMS
5 3 (2.83%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.94%) JBoss
7 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.60%) HTTP
2 6 (5.66%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.83%) Intranet
4 2 (1.89%) Internet
5 1 (0.94%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.94%) NAS
5 1 (0.94%) SSL
5 1 (0.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (61.32%) SQL Server
2 24 (22.64%) MS Access
2 24 (22.64%) Relational Database
3 21 (19.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (12.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (10.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (8.49%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (4.72%) MySQL
7 5 (4.72%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.83%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.94%) Electronic Patient Records
10 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 38 (35.85%) Visual Studio
2 20 (18.87%) Subversion
3 5 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.94%) NUnit
4 1 (0.94%) Selenium
4 1 (0.94%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.94%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (10.38%) Finance
2 3 (2.83%) Advertising
3 2 (1.89%) Automotive
3 2 (1.89%) Marketing
3 2 (1.89%) Retail
3 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.94%) Banking
4 1 (0.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 82 (77.36%) Developer
2 35 (33.02%) ASP Developer
3 27 (25.47%) Classic ASP Developer
4 24 (22.64%) SQL Developer
5 18 (16.98%) .NET Developer
6 15 (14.15%) VB Developer
7 14 (13.21%) VB6 Developer
8 13 (12.26%) SharePoint Developer
9 12 (11.32%) Analyst
9 12 (11.32%) Applications Support
10 10 (9.43%) C# Developer
11 9 (8.49%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (8.49%) Web Developer
12 8 (7.55%) Applications Developer
13 7 (6.60%) Support Analyst
14 6 (5.66%) Applications Support Analyst
15 5 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
15 5 (4.72%) Support Engineer
16 4 (3.77%) T-SQL Developer
16 4 (3.77%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (63.21%) .NET
2 47 (44.34%) HTML
3 46 (43.40%) CSS
4 44 (41.51%) jQuery
5 34 (32.08%) ASP.NET
6 30 (28.30%) DCOM
7 26 (24.53%) CSS3
7 26 (24.53%) HTML5
8 25 (23.58%) XML
9 23 (21.70%) .NET Framework
10 18 (16.98%) XHTML
11 11 (10.38%) WCF
11 11 (10.38%) Web Services
12 8 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (4.72%) COM
13 5 (4.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (3.77%) Ajax
14 4 (3.77%) Entity Framework
15 3 (2.83%) Razor View Engine
15 3 (2.83%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.94%) EPoS
3 1 (0.94%) NHS
3 1 (0.94%) Replication
3 1 (0.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.26%) Windows
2 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (8.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.94%) Android
3 1 (0.94%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (38.68%) Web Development
2 28 (26.42%) Scrum
3 27 (25.47%) Waterfall
4 24 (22.64%) Change Control
4 24 (22.64%) Kanban
4 24 (22.64%) MVC
5 20 (18.87%) SDLC
6 13 (12.26%) ITIL
7 12 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (7.55%) Network Load Balancing
9 7 (6.60%) Capacity Management
9 7 (6.60%) Configuration Management
9 7 (6.60%) Service Delivery
10 6 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (3.77%) Software Engineering
12 3 (2.83%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (2.83%) OOP
13 2 (1.89%) E-Commerce
13 2 (1.89%) OO
13 2 (1.89%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 74 (69.81%) SQL
2 51 (48.11%) VB
3 49 (46.23%) JavaScript
4 47 (44.34%) C#
4 47 (44.34%) VB6
5 46 (43.40%) T-SQL
6 34 (32.08%) VBA
7 33 (31.13%) PL/SQL
8 19 (17.92%) VB.NET
9 13 (12.26%) PowerShell
10 7 (6.60%) Java
10 7 (6.60%) PHP
11 3 (2.83%) VBScript
12 1 (0.94%) C
12 1 (0.94%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (6.60%) HND
1 7 (6.60%) ITIL Certification
2 6 (5.66%) SC Cleared
2 6 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) Degree
3 1 (0.94%) MCP
3 1 (0.94%) MCSA
3 1 (0.94%) MCSE
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.66%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.94%) vSphere
Vendors
1 41 (38.68%) Microsoft
2 35 (33.02%) Oracle
3 7 (6.60%) SAP
3 7 (6.60%) VMware
4 6 (5.66%) Remedy
5 5 (4.72%) Arqiva
6 3 (2.83%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.89%) HP
8 1 (0.94%) Apple
8 1 (0.94%) Avaya
8 1 (0.94%) Civica
8 1 (0.94%) Sage
8 1 (0.94%) Toshiba
8 1 (0.94%) Twitter
8 1 (0.94%) Veeam
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