The first table below looks at the demand for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Watford region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 30 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 1.50% 1.22% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.00% 3.03% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £250 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
- +37.25%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
50 33 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 37.59% 40.24% 28.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 19
Average daily rate £363 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £318 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ASP.NET
Hertfordshire

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ASP.NET across the Watford region.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in Watford

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET across the Watford region.

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing ASP.NET 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 ASP.NET.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (25.00%) B2B
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
3 1 (25.00%) WCF

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Watford region citing ASP.NET 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 ASP.NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) FoxPro Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) SOAP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (25.00%) Kendo UI
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (25.00%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle