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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Server Pages (Classic ASP)
Rank 614 589 586
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -3
Contract jobs citing Classic ASP 14 56 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.10% 0.090%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.090% 0.35% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 32 41
Median daily rate £340 £310 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £265 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £400 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £310 £263
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +18.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £33.55 £28.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.55 £28.69
% change year-on-year
- +16.93%

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
15552 16010 15529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.00% 28.82% 26.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10727 11153 10582
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 264 169
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.48 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.73% +7.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.33 £51.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 2 December 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 18 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 2 December 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 -23 14 £340 +9.67% 8
London -5 4 £363 +31.81% 2
South West +2 3 £330 +3.93%
Bristol +2 3 £330 +6.45%
Buckinghamshire +20 2 - -
South East +20 2 - - 1
Milton Keynes +14 2 - -
City of London - 2 £438 -
East of England +6 1 £350 +8.52% 1
North West 0 1 £325 +47.72%
Hertfordshire -4 1 £350 +8.52% 1
West Midlands -24 1 £215 -27.11% 2
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Rickmansworth - 1 £350 -
Preston - 1 £325 -
Bradford - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Lancashire - 1 £325 -

Classic ASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 42 (72.41%) .NET
2 41 (70.69%) SQL
3 33 (56.90%) C#
3 33 (56.90%) SQL Server
4 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
5 29 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 28 (48.28%) HTML
6 28 (48.28%) VB
7 27 (46.55%) jQuery
8 26 (44.83%) CSS
9 25 (43.10%) ASP.NET
9 25 (43.10%) VB6
10 23 (39.66%) T-SQL
11 21 (36.21%) VBA
11 21 (36.21%) .NET Framework
12 20 (34.48%) Web Development
13 19 (32.76%) MVC
14 17 (29.31%) IIS
14 17 (29.31%) Visual Studio
15 16 (27.59%) Oracle
16 15 (25.86%) VB.NET
16 15 (25.86%) PL/SQL
16 15 (25.86%) HTML5
17 14 (24.14%) SharePoint
18 13 (22.41%) Scrum
18 13 (22.41%) Waterfall
18 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 13 (22.41%) CSS3
19 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development

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 17 (29.31%) IIS
2 14 (24.14%) SharePoint
3 11 (18.97%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (5.17%) CMS
4 3 (5.17%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Office
2 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
1 1 (1.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (56.90%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 13 (22.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (18.97%) Relational Database
4 10 (17.24%) MS Access
5 8 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (6.90%) MySQL
9 2 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (29.31%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.62%) Subversion
3 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.72%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.72%) NUnit
4 1 (1.72%) Selenium
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.72%) Automotive
4 1 (1.72%) Music Industry
4 1 (1.72%) Publishing
4 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (87.93%) Developer
2 13 (22.41%) ASP Developer
3 12 (20.69%) .NET Developer
3 12 (20.69%) Classic ASP Developer
4 11 (18.97%) SharePoint Developer
5 10 (17.24%) SQL Developer
6 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Web Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Applications Developer
7 4 (6.90%) C# Developer
7 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Sitecore Developer
8 3 (5.17%) VB Developer
8 3 (5.17%) VB6 Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Access VBA Developer
9 2 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (3.45%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (3.45%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (72.41%) .NET
2 28 (48.28%) HTML
3 27 (46.55%) jQuery
4 26 (44.83%) CSS
5 25 (43.10%) ASP.NET
6 21 (36.21%) .NET Framework
7 15 (25.86%) HTML5
8 13 (22.41%) CSS3
9 12 (20.69%) DCOM
10 10 (17.24%) Web Services
11 8 (13.79%) XML
12 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
14 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (6.90%) Razor View Engine
14 4 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (6.90%) XHTML
15 3 (5.17%) Ajax
15 3 (5.17%) COM
15 3 (5.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.45%) Driving Licence
2 2 (3.45%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Android
1 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.72%) Unix
1 1 (1.72%) Windows
1 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (34.48%) Web Development
2 19 (32.76%) MVC
3 13 (22.41%) Scrum
3 13 (22.41%) Waterfall
4 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.97%) SDLC
6 10 (17.24%) Change Control
6 10 (17.24%) Kanban
7 8 (13.79%) ITIL
8 5 (8.62%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.45%) SOA
9 2 (3.45%) TDD
9 2 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.72%) CRM
10 1 (1.72%) OOP
10 1 (1.72%) Refactoring
10 1 (1.72%) Requirements Analysis
10 1 (1.72%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (1.72%) Test Automation
10 1 (1.72%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (70.69%) SQL
2 33 (56.90%) C#
3 29 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 28 (48.28%) VB
5 25 (43.10%) VB6
6 23 (39.66%) T-SQL
7 21 (36.21%) VBA
8 15 (25.86%) PL/SQL
8 15 (25.86%) VB.NET
9 11 (18.97%) PowerShell
10 4 (6.90%) Java
10 4 (6.90%) PHP
11 2 (3.45%) C
12 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) HND
1 6 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
2 16 (27.59%) Oracle
3 5 (8.62%) Arqiva
3 5 (8.62%) SAP
4 4 (6.90%) Remedy
5 3 (5.17%) Avaya
5 3 (5.17%) Genesys
5 3 (5.17%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.72%) Twitter
6 1 (1.72%) Workday
6 1 (1.72%) Xamarin