The first table below looks at the demand for ASP.NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET over the 3 months to 29 July 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 West Midlands 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 23 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 158 191 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.48% 9.70% 5.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.42% 36.04% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 121 69
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £402 £360 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +1.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Average hourly rate £23.00 - £22.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.90 - £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £116.00 - £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.25 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.57% +16.66%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
598 530 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.53% 26.92% 23.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 304 286
Average daily rate £325 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 19
Average hourly rate £27.50 £28.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £23.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
ASP.NET
England

ASP.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

ASP.NET Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

ASP.NET Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

ASP.NET Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

ASP.NET Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Birmingham -9 46 £350 +16.66% 38
Coventry 0 32 £325 +18.18% 8
Warwickshire -1 32 £300 +18.81% 17
Staffordshire -5 12 £300 -6.25% 18
Solihull +4 9 £330 +19.45% 3
Walsall -4 4 £325 +4.00% 4
Herefordshire +4 3 £288 -4.16% 2
Worcestershire -18 3 £305 -6.87% 9
Wolverhampton -1 2 £325 +23.80%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £315 - 4
Shropshire - - - - 5
ASP.NET
England

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 306 (100.00%) .NET
2 271 (88.56%) C#
3 175 (57.19%) JavaScript
4 168 (54.90%) SQL Server
5 141 (46.08%) CSS
6 139 (45.42%) HTML
7 133 (43.46%) MVC
8 100 (32.68%) SQL
9 96 (31.37%) jQuery
10 83 (27.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 73 (23.86%) WCF
12 63 (20.59%) VB.NET
13 56 (18.30%) Microsoft
14 49 (16.01%) TDD
15 47 (15.36%) CSS3
16 45 (14.71%) HTML5
16 45 (14.71%) .NET Framework
17 43 (14.05%) Windows
18 42 (13.73%) XML
18 42 (13.73%) Visual Studio
19 41 (13.40%) Ajax
20 40 (13.07%) Web Development
21 34 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
21 34 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
21 34 (11.11%) Web Services
22 33 (10.78%) T-SQL
23 31 (10.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
24 28 (9.15%) Scrum
25 27 (8.82%) SharePoint
26 26 (8.50%) XSLT

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 27 (8.82%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.88%) CMS
3 17 (5.56%) IIS
4 13 (4.25%) Sitecore CMS
5 10 (3.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (3.27%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (2.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.98%) Node.js
8 3 (0.98%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.33%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.33%) SAS
9 1 (0.33%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 14 (4.58%) Photoshop
2 12 (3.92%) InfoPath
3 9 (2.94%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.33%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.61%) Office 365
2 5 (1.63%) GitHub
3 4 (1.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.96%) HTTP
1 6 (1.96%) Intranet
1 6 (1.96%) Internet
2 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (54.90%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 21 (6.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (5.56%) MySQL
4 15 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (2.94%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (2.29%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.98%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.98%) ZAP BI
11 2 (0.65%) DTS
12 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.33%) Cognos Powerplay
12 1 (0.33%) DataStage
12 1 (0.33%) ReportNet
12 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (13.73%) Visual Studio
2 34 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (4.25%) NUnit
4 12 (3.92%) Subversion
5 9 (2.94%) Git (software)
6 6 (1.96%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (1.96%) FxCop
7 4 (1.31%) MSBuild
7 4 (1.31%) Grunt
7 4 (1.31%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 3 (0.98%) JIRA
9 2 (0.65%) JUnit
9 2 (0.65%) MSTest
10 1 (0.33%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.33%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.33%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.33%) Yeoman
10 1 (0.33%) Bower
10 1 (0.33%) PowerBuilder
General
1 15 (4.90%) Finance
2 7 (2.29%) Back Office
3 6 (1.96%) Automotive
4 4 (1.31%) Retail
5 3 (0.98%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.98%) Games
6 2 (0.65%) Banking
6 2 (0.65%) Advertising
7 1 (0.33%) Electronics
7 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 279 (91.18%) Developer
2 167 (54.58%) .NET Developer
3 62 (20.26%) C# Developer
4 60 (19.61%) ASP.NET Developer
5 53 (17.32%) Web Developer
6 46 (15.03%) C# .NET Developer
7 38 (12.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 26 (8.50%) VB.NET Developer
9 25 (8.17%) Senior Developer
10 21 (6.86%) .NET Web Developer
11 16 (5.23%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (4.58%) Senior .NET Developer
13 13 (4.25%) SQL Developer
14 11 (3.59%) Sitecore Developer
15 10 (3.27%) SharePoint Developer
16 8 (2.61%) Consultant
16 8 (2.61%) Architect
16 8 (2.61%) Front-End Developer
17 7 (2.29%) Software Developer
17 7 (2.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 306 (100.00%) .NET
2 141 (46.08%) CSS
3 139 (45.42%) HTML
4 96 (31.37%) jQuery
5 83 (27.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 73 (23.86%) WCF
7 47 (15.36%) CSS3
8 45 (14.71%) .NET Framework
8 45 (14.71%) HTML5
9 42 (13.73%) XML
10 41 (13.40%) Ajax
11 34 (11.11%) Web Services
12 31 (10.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 26 (8.50%) XSLT
14 22 (7.19%) LINQ
15 20 (6.54%) XHTML
15 20 (6.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 19 (6.21%) WPF
17 17 (5.56%) WinForms
18 15 (4.90%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.17%) N-Tier
2 6 (1.96%) Mobile App
3 5 (1.63%) NHS
4 4 (1.31%) Client/Server
5 3 (0.98%) WURFL
5 3 (0.98%) Blackberry
5 3 (0.98%) GIS
6 2 (0.65%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.33%) Open Source
7 1 (0.33%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.33%) BBC
7 1 (0.33%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.33%) SCORM
7 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 43 (14.05%) Windows
2 8 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.31%) UNIX
3 4 (1.31%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (1.31%) Android
4 3 (0.98%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.98%) BlackBerry OS
5 2 (0.65%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.65%) Linux
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.33%) AIX
6 1 (0.33%) Solaris
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (43.46%) MVC
2 49 (16.01%) TDD
3 40 (13.07%) Web Development
4 34 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (9.15%) Scrum
6 20 (6.54%) SOA
6 20 (6.54%) OO
6 20 (6.54%) Unit Testing
7 16 (5.23%) E-Commerce
7 16 (5.23%) Migration
8 14 (4.58%) UML
9 13 (4.25%) Logistics
9 13 (4.25%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (4.25%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (3.27%) Dependency Injection
11 9 (2.94%) AOP
11 9 (2.94%) CRM
11 9 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (2.94%) Workflow
12 8 (2.61%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 271 (88.56%) C#
2 175 (57.19%) JavaScript
3 100 (32.68%) SQL
4 63 (20.59%) VB.NET
5 33 (10.78%) T-SQL
6 17 (5.56%) VB
7 7 (2.29%) VBA
8 5 (1.63%) VBScript
8 5 (1.63%) PHP
9 3 (0.98%) C
9 3 (0.98%) Java
10 2 (0.65%) C++
10 2 (0.65%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.65%) VB6
10 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.33%) Ruby
11 1 (0.33%) Korn
11 1 (0.33%) X++
11 1 (0.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (1.96%) Degree
2 2 (0.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.33%) MCP
3 1 (0.33%) MCAD
3 1 (0.33%) MCSD
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.25%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (0.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.33%) Terminal Server
2 1 (0.33%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Nessus
1 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.33%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 56 (18.30%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.21%) Sitecore
3 11 (3.59%) Oracle
4 7 (2.29%) Capita
5 6 (1.96%) Ektron
6 4 (1.31%) Facebook
7 3 (0.98%) AccuRev
8 1 (0.33%) Nintex
8 1 (0.33%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.33%) Cognos
8 1 (0.33%) IBM
8 1 (0.33%) HP
8 1 (0.33%) Citrix
8 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.33%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.33%) Kofax
8 1 (0.33%) Teradata
8 1 (0.33%) Telerik
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Strategic Insights Ltd
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Warwickshire
Computer Futures
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Warwickshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £290 - £300 per day
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Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Leamington Spa
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Rate: £375 - £440 per day
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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