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 15 September 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Server Pages (Classic ASP)
Rank 570 502 514
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +12
Contract jobs citing Classic ASP 52 82 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.54% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 59 48
Average daily rate
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£270 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £222 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £410 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £213 £300 £308
% change year-on-year
-29.16% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
15702 15230 15940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.39% 28.80% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10114 9796 9639
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 269 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 15 September 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 15 September 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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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 -33 47 £260 -20.00% 33
West Midlands -1 17 £200 +25.00% 3
London -4 13 £313 -19.61% 7
Worcestershire - 8 £199 - 1
South East -16 6 £205 -31.66% 5
East Midlands +6 5 £250 +20.48% 1
Preston -2 4 £270 -16.92%
North West -13 4 £270 -10.00% 7
Lancashire -26 4 £270 -10.00%
City of London +23 3 £325 -15.03% 1
Leicestershire +6 3 - -
Reading - 3 £203 - 2
Berkshire - 3 £203 - 2
Birmingham -6 2 £200 -
South West -34 2 £200 -38.46% 1
Wiltshire - 2 £200 -
Scotland - 2 - - 1
Surrey - 2 £388 -
Nottingham - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - - 1
Guildford - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Kettering - - - -
Kidlington - - - -
Leeds - - - - 2
Leicester - - - -
Liverpool - - - - 2

Classic ASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 80 (72.73%) .NET
2 72 (65.45%) JavaScript
3 65 (59.09%) HTML
4 61 (55.45%) SQL Server
5 60 (54.55%) ASP.NET
6 47 (42.73%) CSS
7 46 (41.82%) VBScript
7 46 (41.82%) C#
8 45 (40.91%) jQuery
9 44 (40.00%) XML
10 42 (38.18%) SQL
10 42 (38.18%) VB
11 27 (24.55%) Web Services
11 27 (24.55%) Microsoft
11 27 (24.55%) SQL Server 2008
12 26 (23.64%) Windows
13 25 (22.73%) MVC
14 24 (21.82%) XSLT
15 22 (20.00%) VB6
16 21 (19.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 21 (19.09%) IIS
16 21 (19.09%) Oracle
17 20 (18.18%) Intranet
17 20 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
17 20 (18.18%) HTML5
18 18 (16.36%) CSS3
18 18 (16.36%) .NET Framework
18 18 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
18 18 (16.36%) VB.NET
18 18 (16.36%) Visual Studio

Classic ASP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 21 (19.09%) IIS
2 13 (11.82%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.55%) ArcGIS
4 3 (2.73%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.82%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.82%) Node.js
5 2 (1.82%) CMS
5 2 (1.82%) Confluence
6 1 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.73%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (18.18%) Intranet
2 3 (2.73%) LDAP
2 3 (2.73%) HTTP
2 3 (2.73%) Network Security
3 2 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (55.45%) SQL Server
2 27 (24.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (19.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (11.82%) SQL Server 2000
6 10 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (7.27%) Oracle Database
8 7 (6.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (5.45%) Relational Database
9 6 (5.45%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (2.73%) DTS
10 3 (2.73%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.82%) RavenDB
11 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.91%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.91%) MS Access
12 1 (0.91%) InterSystems Cache
12 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (16.36%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.36%) NUnit
2 7 (6.36%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (5.45%) MSBuild
4 5 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.64%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (3.64%) Subversion
6 3 (2.73%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (2.73%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (2.73%) ClearQuest
7 2 (1.82%) JIRA
7 2 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.91%) T4 Templates
8 1 (0.91%) JUnit
General
1 9 (8.18%) Finance
2 6 (5.45%) Retail
3 3 (2.73%) Military
3 3 (2.73%) Marketing
4 2 (1.82%) Publishing
5 1 (0.91%) Billing
5 1 (0.91%) Automotive
5 1 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.91%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 82 (74.55%) Developer
2 24 (21.82%) .NET Developer
3 22 (20.00%) ASP Developer
4 19 (17.27%) Classic ASP Developer
5 17 (15.45%) Web Developer
6 12 (10.91%) Analyst
7 9 (8.18%) Programmer
8 8 (7.27%) Applications Support
9 7 (6.36%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (6.36%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (5.45%) VB Developer
11 5 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
11 5 (4.55%) Support Analyst
11 5 (4.55%) Analyst Programmer
11 5 (4.55%) Software Developer
12 4 (3.64%) Architect
12 4 (3.64%) C# Developer
12 4 (3.64%) Team Leader
12 4 (3.64%) SQL Developer
12 4 (3.64%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (72.73%) .NET
2 65 (59.09%) HTML
3 60 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 47 (42.73%) CSS
5 45 (40.91%) jQuery
6 44 (40.00%) XML
7 27 (24.55%) Web Services
8 24 (21.82%) XSLT
9 20 (18.18%) HTML5
10 18 (16.36%) .NET Framework
10 18 (16.36%) CSS3
11 16 (14.55%) Ajax
12 13 (11.82%) JSON
13 12 (10.91%) WCF
14 10 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 10 (9.09%) COM+
15 9 (8.18%) Middleware
16 7 (6.36%) ADO.NET
16 7 (6.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 6 (5.45%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.36%) W3C
2 5 (4.55%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.82%) Wiki
5 1 (0.91%) Open Source
5 1 (0.91%) Health Informatics
5 1 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.91%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.64%) Windows
2 11 (10.00%) UNIX
3 10 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.73%) AIX
6 2 (1.82%) Solaris
7 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (22.73%) MVC
2 18 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (11.82%) SOA
4 9 (8.18%) Web Development
5 8 (7.27%) Project Management
5 8 (7.27%) Unit Testing
6 7 (6.36%) UML
6 7 (6.36%) OO
6 7 (6.36%) Use Case
6 7 (6.36%) Software Engineering
6 7 (6.36%) TDD
7 6 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (3.64%) Network Management
8 4 (3.64%) Scrum
8 4 (3.64%) MODAF
8 4 (3.64%) CRM
8 4 (3.64%) Data Modelling
9 3 (2.73%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.73%) OOP
9 3 (2.73%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (65.45%) JavaScript
2 46 (41.82%) C#
2 46 (41.82%) VBScript
3 42 (38.18%) VB
3 42 (38.18%) SQL
4 22 (20.00%) VB6
5 18 (16.36%) VB.NET
6 14 (12.73%) T-SQL
7 11 (10.00%) PowerShell
8 7 (6.36%) Java
9 3 (2.73%) C
9 3 (2.73%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.82%) Ruby
10 2 (1.82%) PHP
10 2 (1.82%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.27%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.55%) Degree
4 4 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.64%) MCSE
5 2 (1.82%) PhD
6 1 (0.91%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) HL7
2 2 (1.82%) SLA
Vendors
1 27 (24.55%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.09%) Oracle
3 5 (4.55%) ESRI
4 3 (2.73%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.73%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (1.82%) IBM
5 2 (1.82%) RedDot
5 2 (1.82%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.91%) Fujitsu
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