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 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Active Server Pages (Classic ASP)
Rank 568 561 523
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -38
Contract jobs citing Classic ASP 43 39 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.071% 0.096%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.26% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 35
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% +6.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £429 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £281
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +10.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £39.55 £31.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £29.50 -
% change year-on-year
+34.06% -

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
15641 15215 14405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.40% 27.83% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10526 9806 9151
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 221 296
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.35 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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 29 July 2015.

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 29 July 2015. 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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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 -12 37 £325 +0.30% 13
South West +9 11 £325 +30.00% 1
South East -16 9 £323 +1.57% 1
London -5 8 £331 -11.37% 5
Swindon -2 5 £335 +11.66%
Wiltshire -3 5 £335 +67.50%
Devon - 5 £300 -
West Midlands +4 4 £300 -
Kent -5 4 £323 +5.30%
East of England +3 3 £334 +3.00% 1
Scotland -1 3 £213 -
Surrey -1 3 - -
Exeter - 3 £300 -
Glasgow - 3 £213 -
Coventry +8 2 £300 -
City of London +4 2 £220 -50.56% 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £330 -
Farnham - 2 - -
Warwickshire +4 1 - -
Twickenham -2 1 £313 -
South Yorkshire -6 1 £300 -
Staffordshire -12 1 - -
Yorkshire -24 1 £300 -3.22%
North East - 1 £300 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £300 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £525 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £338 -
Hampshire - 1 £275 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £525 -

Classic ASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 60 (80.00%) .NET
2 55 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 53 (70.67%) C#
4 46 (61.33%) SQL Server
5 43 (57.33%) JavaScript
6 37 (49.33%) SQL
7 35 (46.67%) HTML
8 33 (44.00%) Microsoft
9 31 (41.33%) CSS
10 29 (38.67%) MVC
11 26 (34.67%) jQuery
12 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (26.67%) IIS
14 18 (24.00%) T-SQL
15 17 (22.67%) HTML5
16 16 (21.33%) SQL Server 2005
16 16 (21.33%) Web Services
17 14 (18.67%) Visual Studio
17 14 (18.67%) Windows
17 14 (18.67%) Web Development
18 13 (17.33%) CSS3
18 13 (17.33%) CMS
18 13 (17.33%) TDD
19 12 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
19 12 (16.00%) Migration
19 12 (16.00%) VB.NET
20 11 (14.67%) SQL Server 2008
20 11 (14.67%) VBScript
20 11 (14.67%) Finance
21 10 (13.33%) Scrum

Classic ASP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 20 (26.67%) IIS
2 13 (17.33%) CMS
3 6 (8.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.00%) ColdFusion
4 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.33%) Apache
6 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.00%) MS Office
3 4 (5.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.33%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (5.33%) 3G
2 4 (5.33%) 2G
2 4 (5.33%) Intranet
3 3 (4.00%) Internet
3 3 (4.00%) 4G
4 2 (2.67%) SMTP
4 2 (2.67%) DNS
4 2 (2.67%) SSL
5 1 (1.33%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (61.33%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (14.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (12.00%) MySQL
5 6 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.67%) DTS
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.33%) QlikView
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (18.67%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
4 2 (2.67%) Log4Net
4 2 (2.67%) NUnit
4 2 (2.67%) Subversion
4 2 (2.67%) JIRA
4 2 (2.67%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (2.67%) Moq
4 2 (2.67%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.33%) Selenium
5 1 (1.33%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (14.67%) Finance
2 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.33%) Marketing
3 3 (4.00%) Banking
3 3 (4.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Automotive
4 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Publishing
5 1 (1.33%) Games
5 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 63 (84.00%) Developer
2 25 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 15 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 13 (17.33%) C# Developer
5 12 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (9.33%) Programmer
8 6 (8.00%) Analyst
8 6 (8.00%) SQL Developer
8 6 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (6.67%) Applications Support
10 4 (5.33%) ASP Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Support Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Applications Support Analyst
10 4 (5.33%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Software Engineer
11 3 (4.00%) Classic ASP Developer
11 3 (4.00%) Support Analyst Programmer
11 3 (4.00%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (80.00%) .NET
2 55 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 35 (46.67%) HTML
4 31 (41.33%) CSS
5 26 (34.67%) jQuery
6 21 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (22.67%) HTML5
8 16 (21.33%) Web Services
9 13 (17.33%) CSS3
10 9 (12.00%) .NET Framework
10 9 (12.00%) Ajax
10 9 (12.00%) XML
10 9 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (10.67%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (10.67%) AngularJS
12 6 (8.00%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (8.00%) WCF
13 5 (6.67%) NHibernate
13 5 (6.67%) Entity Framework
13 5 (6.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.67%) User Experience
3 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.33%) EPoS
3 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.67%) Windows
2 4 (5.33%) Linux
2 4 (5.33%) UNIX
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.33%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.67%) MVC
2 14 (18.67%) Web Development
3 13 (17.33%) TDD
4 12 (16.00%) Migration
4 12 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (13.33%) Scrum
6 7 (9.33%) RAD
7 6 (8.00%) CRM
7 6 (8.00%) OO
8 5 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.67%) Content Management
8 5 (6.67%) Performance Management
9 4 (5.33%) SDLC
10 3 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (4.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.00%) Workflow
11 2 (2.67%) Validation
11 2 (2.67%) SEO
11 2 (2.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 53 (70.67%) C#
2 43 (57.33%) JavaScript
3 37 (49.33%) SQL
4 18 (24.00%) T-SQL
5 12 (16.00%) VB.NET
6 11 (14.67%) VBScript
7 9 (12.00%) C++
8 7 (9.33%) VB
9 6 (8.00%) PHP
10 3 (4.00%) VB6
10 3 (4.00%) Java
10 3 (4.00%) Perl
11 2 (2.67%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.33%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.33%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
1 1 (1.33%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.67%) Oracle
3 7 (9.33%) Sybase
4 6 (8.00%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.67%) Ektron
5 2 (2.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 2 (2.67%) Nortel
5 2 (2.67%) Ericsson
5 2 (2.67%) Apple
5 2 (2.67%) Huawei
6 1 (1.33%) Adobe
6 1 (1.33%) DevExpress
Dorchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per hour + competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £100 - £135 per day + will turn perm £28,000 - 32,000
Posted: 21 days ago
Greater Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago