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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Active Server Pages (Classic ASP)
Rank 593 618 535
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -83
Contract jobs citing Classic ASP 63 31 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.056% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.42% 0.21% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 21 44
Median daily rate £335 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £350 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £318 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.93% +0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £37.75 - £31.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 - £28.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 - £38.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 - £29.50

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
15104 14912 14481
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.70% 27.01% 27.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10701 9800 9630
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 206 180
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.20 £47.88 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.60% +8.00%

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 28 May 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 30 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 28 May 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 +20 63 £335 +3.07% 17
South East +18 24 £325 - 2
Hampshire - 20 £325 -
East of England - 9 £348 -
Essex - 8 £348 -
East Midlands +17 7 £388 +3.33% 3
London -13 7 £350 - 2
Winchester - 7 £335 -
South West -9 5 £290 -3.33% 2
Colchester - 5 £348 -
Northamptonshire - 5 £400 - 3
Tyne and Wear - 4 £331 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £331 -
North East - 4 £331 - 1
North West -4 3 £400 +77.77% 1
West Midlands - 3 £355 - 5
Northampton - 3 £400 - 1
Leicester - 2 £300 -
Manchester - 2 £425 -
Bristol - 2 £268 -
Leicestershire - 2 £300 -
Berkshire - 2 £300 -
Yorkshire +12 1 £250 -16.66% 1
South Yorkshire -6 1 £250 -16.66%
Surrey -10 1 £300 - 1
Norwich - 1 - -
Doncaster - 1 £250 -
Tamworth - 1 £300 -
Gaydon - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £410 -

Classic ASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 80 (70.18%) SQL
2 76 (66.67%) .NET
3 68 (59.65%) SQL Server
4 60 (52.63%) JavaScript
5 57 (50.00%) HTML
6 56 (49.12%) CSS
7 51 (44.74%) C#
8 47 (41.23%) IIS
9 45 (39.47%) VB
10 43 (37.72%) ASP.NET
10 43 (37.72%) Web Development
11 41 (35.96%) Microsoft
12 39 (34.21%) T-SQL
13 35 (30.70%) VB6
13 35 (30.70%) jQuery
14 33 (28.95%) XML
14 33 (28.95%) Windows
15 31 (27.19%) VBA
16 29 (25.44%) VB.NET
16 29 (25.44%) Visual Studio
17 28 (24.56%) Oracle
17 28 (24.56%) HTML5
18 25 (21.93%) Subversion
19 24 (21.05%) SharePoint
20 22 (19.30%) MVC
21 21 (18.42%) .NET Framework
21 21 (18.42%) MS Excel
22 20 (17.54%) PL/SQL
22 20 (17.54%) Intranet
23 19 (16.67%) MS Access

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 47 (41.23%) IIS
2 24 (21.05%) SharePoint
3 12 (10.53%) CMS
4 10 (8.77%) Apache Solr
4 10 (8.77%) Tomcat
5 7 (6.14%) SharePoint Server
6 6 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (4.39%) Node.js
8 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.75%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.88%) Apache
9 1 (0.88%) Drupal
9 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.88%) JBoss
9 1 (0.88%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.88%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.02%) MS Office
3 4 (3.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.88%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 11 (9.65%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (8.77%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.39%) Adobe Analytics
3 5 (4.39%) Google Analytics
3 5 (4.39%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (1.75%) Office 365
4 2 (1.75%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 20 (17.54%) Intranet
2 9 (7.89%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.14%) DNS
3 7 (6.14%) HTTP
4 5 (4.39%) SSL
5 4 (3.51%) Firewall
5 4 (3.51%) SMTP
6 3 (2.63%) VPN
7 2 (1.75%) Internet
8 1 (0.88%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.88%) NAS
8 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (59.65%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.67%) MS Access
2 19 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 17 (14.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (9.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (9.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (6.14%) SQL Server 2000
8 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database
9 5 (4.39%) NoSQL
10 4 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.88%) Electronic Patient Records
11 1 (0.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (25.44%) Visual Studio
2 25 (21.93%) Subversion
3 11 (9.65%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.75%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.88%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.88%) TortoiseSVN
6 1 (0.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (9.65%) Finance
2 6 (5.26%) Advertising
2 6 (5.26%) Marketing
3 5 (4.39%) Publishing
4 4 (3.51%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Automotive
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Law
5 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 85 (74.56%) Developer
2 30 (26.32%) ASP Developer
3 22 (19.30%) Classic ASP Developer
4 21 (18.42%) .NET Developer
4 21 (18.42%) SQL Developer
5 17 (14.91%) Web Developer
6 16 (14.04%) Applications Support
7 15 (13.16%) Analyst
8 14 (12.28%) VB Developer
9 11 (9.65%) VB6 Developer
10 10 (8.77%) C# Developer
10 10 (8.77%) Software Developer
10 10 (8.77%) Support Analyst
11 9 (7.89%) Applications Developer
11 9 (7.89%) Applications Support Analyst
11 9 (7.89%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (7.89%) SharePoint Developer
12 8 (7.02%) HTML Developer
13 7 (6.14%) HTML CSS Developer
14 6 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (66.67%) .NET
2 57 (50.00%) HTML
3 56 (49.12%) CSS
4 43 (37.72%) ASP.NET
5 35 (30.70%) jQuery
6 33 (28.95%) XML
7 28 (24.56%) HTML5
8 21 (18.42%) .NET Framework
9 18 (15.79%) DCOM
10 14 (12.28%) CSS3
10 14 (12.28%) XHTML
11 11 (9.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (9.65%) WCF
12 10 (8.77%) Entity Framework
13 7 (6.14%) Web Services
14 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (5.26%) WinForms
15 5 (4.39%) Ajax
15 5 (4.39%) AngularJS
15 5 (4.39%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.75%) Social Media
2 2 (1.75%) User Experience
3 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (0.88%) EPoS
3 1 (0.88%) Internet of Things
3 1 (0.88%) NHS
3 1 (0.88%) PKI
3 1 (0.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 33 (28.95%) Windows
2 15 (13.16%) Windows Server
3 11 (9.65%) Linux
4 10 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.88%) Android
6 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (37.72%) Web Development
2 22 (19.30%) MVC
3 16 (14.04%) Waterfall
4 15 (13.16%) ITIL
4 15 (13.16%) Scrum
5 14 (12.28%) Change Control
5 14 (12.28%) Kanban
6 12 (10.53%) SDLC
6 12 (10.53%) SEO
6 12 (10.53%) Service Delivery
7 10 (8.77%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (7.02%) Network Load Balancing
10 7 (6.14%) Analytics
10 7 (6.14%) Capacity Management
10 7 (6.14%) Change Management
10 7 (6.14%) Configuration Management
10 7 (6.14%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (6.14%) Front End Development
11 6 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 80 (70.18%) SQL
2 60 (52.63%) JavaScript
3 51 (44.74%) C#
4 45 (39.47%) VB
5 39 (34.21%) T-SQL
6 35 (30.70%) VB6
7 31 (27.19%) VBA
8 29 (25.44%) VB.NET
9 20 (17.54%) PL/SQL
10 17 (14.91%) PHP
11 14 (12.28%) VBScript
12 11 (9.65%) Java
12 11 (9.65%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.88%) C++
13 1 (0.88%) Groovy
13 1 (0.88%) Python
13 1 (0.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (3.51%) SC Cleared
2 4 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.63%) HND
4 2 (1.75%) Degree
5 1 (0.88%) CISSP
5 1 (0.88%) CREST Certified
5 1 (0.88%) GWAPT
5 1 (0.88%) MCP
5 1 (0.88%) MCSA
5 1 (0.88%) MCSE
5 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.88%) OSCE
5 1 (0.88%) OSCP
5 1 (0.88%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) BitLocker
1 1 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.88%) vSphere
Vendors
1 41 (35.96%) Microsoft
2 28 (24.56%) Oracle
3 10 (8.77%) Google
3 10 (8.77%) Red Hat
4 8 (7.02%) SAP
5 7 (6.14%) VMware
6 5 (4.39%) Adobe
7 4 (3.51%) Remedy
8 2 (1.75%) HP
8 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.75%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.88%) Apple
9 1 (0.88%) Avaya
9 1 (0.88%) Cisco
9 1 (0.88%) Civica
9 1 (0.88%) Sage
9 1 (0.88%) Toshiba
9 1 (0.88%) Veeam
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