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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Server Pages (Classic ASP)
Rank 550 498 511
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +13
Contract jobs citing Classic ASP 45 80 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.53% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 56 50
Average daily rate
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£300 £311 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £393 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00

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
15617 15211 15394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.71% 28.53% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9909 9790 9471
Average daily rate £375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 260 364
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 £17.50 £22.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -61 43 £295 -5.22% 29
London +16 16 £341 -11.93% 6
West Midlands -12 11 £200 +25.00% 3
North West -8 5 £280 -6.66% 5
South West -36 5 £250 -23.07% 1
Preston -3 4 £270 -13.60% 1
Lancashire -14 4 £270 -10.00% 1
Wiltshire - 4 £200 -
Leicestershire +6 3 - - 1
East Midlands +2 3 - - 3
South East -1 3 £388 +29.16% 4
Worcestershire - 3 £188 - 1
City of London +28 2 £329 -1.86%
Surrey - 2 £388 -
Swindon - 2 £300 -
Birmingham - 2 £200 -
Manchester -10 1 £290 +5.45% 1
Scotland -14 1 - -
Edinburgh -17 1 - -
Folkestone - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Hayes - - - -
Huddersfield - - - - 1
Kettering - - - -
Kidlington - - - -
Leeds - - - - 3
Leicester - - - - 1
Liverpool - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - -

Classic ASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 83 (76.15%) .NET
2 70 (64.22%) JavaScript
3 67 (61.47%) HTML
4 66 (60.55%) SQL Server
4 66 (60.55%) ASP.NET
5 51 (46.79%) SQL
6 49 (44.95%) CSS
7 48 (44.04%) C#
8 44 (40.37%) VB
9 43 (39.45%) XML
10 42 (38.53%) jQuery
11 38 (34.86%) VBScript
12 33 (30.28%) SQL Server 2008
13 30 (27.52%) Microsoft
14 29 (26.61%) Windows
15 28 (25.69%) Web Services
16 24 (22.02%) VB6
16 24 (22.02%) MVC
16 24 (22.02%) XSLT
17 22 (20.18%) IIS
18 20 (18.35%) Oracle
18 20 (18.35%) SQL Server 2005
18 20 (18.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 19 (17.43%) T-SQL
19 19 (17.43%) Visual Studio
20 18 (16.51%) VB.NET
20 18 (16.51%) .NET Framework
20 18 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
21 17 (15.60%) Ajax
22 14 (12.84%) SOA

Classic ASP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 22 (20.18%) IIS
2 13 (11.93%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.59%) ArcGIS
4 3 (2.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.83%) CMS
5 2 (1.83%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.83%) Confluence
5 2 (1.83%) Node.js
6 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 10 (9.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS Office
2 3 (2.75%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.93%) Intranet
2 3 (2.75%) Network Security
2 3 (2.75%) HTTP
2 3 (2.75%) LDAP
3 2 (1.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (60.55%) SQL Server
2 33 (30.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (18.35%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (18.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (11.93%) SQL Server 2000
5 11 (10.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (8.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (6.42%) Oracle Database
8 6 (5.50%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (5.50%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.75%) NoSQL
9 3 (2.75%) DTS
10 2 (1.83%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (1.83%) RavenDB
10 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.92%) MS Access
11 1 (0.92%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 19 (17.43%) Visual Studio
2 10 (9.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.34%) NUnit
4 7 (6.42%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (5.50%) MSBuild
6 4 (3.67%) Subversion
6 4 (3.67%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (2.75%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 3 (2.75%) ClearQuest
8 2 (1.83%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.83%) JIRA
8 2 (1.83%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.92%) T4 Templates
9 1 (0.92%) JUnit
General
1 6 (5.50%) Finance
2 5 (4.59%) Retail
3 3 (2.75%) Marketing
3 3 (2.75%) Military
4 2 (1.83%) Publishing
5 1 (0.92%) Billing
5 1 (0.92%) Back Office
5 1 (0.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 84 (77.06%) Developer
2 28 (25.69%) ASP Developer
3 25 (22.94%) .NET Developer
3 25 (22.94%) Classic ASP Developer
4 17 (15.60%) Web Developer
5 13 (11.93%) Analyst
6 11 (10.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (8.26%) Programmer
8 7 (6.42%) Applications Support
9 6 (5.50%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.50%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (4.59%) SQL Developer
10 5 (4.59%) VB Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Applications Support Analyst
10 5 (4.59%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Support Analyst
10 5 (4.59%) Analyst Programmer
11 4 (3.67%) Architect
11 4 (3.67%) Team Leader
11 4 (3.67%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (76.15%) .NET
2 67 (61.47%) HTML
3 66 (60.55%) ASP.NET
4 49 (44.95%) CSS
5 43 (39.45%) XML
6 42 (38.53%) jQuery
7 28 (25.69%) Web Services
8 24 (22.02%) XSLT
9 18 (16.51%) .NET Framework
10 17 (15.60%) Ajax
11 13 (11.93%) JSON
11 13 (11.93%) WCF
11 13 (11.93%) HTML5
12 11 (10.09%) CSS3
12 11 (10.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (9.17%) SOAP
14 9 (8.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 9 (8.26%) Middleware
15 7 (6.42%) ASP.NET MVC
15 7 (6.42%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.42%) W3C
2 6 (5.50%) N-Tier
3 4 (3.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.83%) Wiki
5 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.92%) Health Informatics
5 1 (0.92%) Open Source
5 1 (0.92%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 29 (26.61%) Windows
2 10 (9.17%) UNIX
2 10 (9.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.83%) AIX
4 2 (1.83%) Solaris
5 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (22.02%) MVC
2 18 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (12.84%) SOA
4 11 (10.09%) OO
5 10 (9.17%) Web Development
6 9 (8.26%) TDD
6 9 (8.26%) Unit Testing
7 8 (7.34%) Project Management
8 7 (6.42%) Software Engineering
8 7 (6.42%) Use Case
9 6 (5.50%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.50%) UML
9 6 (5.50%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (3.67%) Scrum
10 4 (3.67%) OOP
10 4 (3.67%) Data Modelling
10 4 (3.67%) CRM
10 4 (3.67%) MODAF
10 4 (3.67%) Network Management
10 4 (3.67%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (64.22%) JavaScript
2 51 (46.79%) SQL
3 48 (44.04%) C#
4 44 (40.37%) VB
5 38 (34.86%) VBScript
6 24 (22.02%) VB6
7 19 (17.43%) T-SQL
8 18 (16.51%) VB.NET
9 10 (9.17%) PowerShell
10 6 (5.50%) Java
11 3 (2.75%) PHP
11 3 (2.75%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.75%) C
11 3 (2.75%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.83%) VBA
12 2 (1.83%) Ruby
13 1 (0.92%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (8.26%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.34%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.50%) Degree
4 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.67%) MCSE
5 2 (1.83%) PhD
6 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) HL7
3 1 (0.92%) SLA
Vendors
1 30 (27.52%) Microsoft
2 20 (18.35%) Oracle
3 5 (4.59%) ESRI
4 3 (2.75%) PeopleSoft
4 3 (2.75%) Business Objects
5 2 (1.83%) RedDot
5 2 (1.83%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.92%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.92%) IBM
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