The table below looks at the statistics 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 50 47 21
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -26
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 84 79 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.31% 3.62% 6.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.35% 16.42% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 54 73
Average daily rate £325 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £343 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.97% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 5
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.44% -4.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £33.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -4.34%
ASP.NET
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
629 481 513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.80% 22.05% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 297 294
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 13
Average hourly rate £22.50 £28.69 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.57% -11.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £22.35 £21.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £37.20 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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 13 February 2016.

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
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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 30 £320 -14.66% 31
Coventry -12 15 £395 +11.66% 16
Staffordshire -1 11 £325 +8.33% 25
Warwickshire +4 10 £325 - 18
Shropshire -12 5 - - 9
Solihull -10 2 - - 5
Walsall - 1 £310 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 - - 3
ASP.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 193 (99.48%) .NET
2 165 (85.05%) C#
3 122 (62.89%) MVC
4 102 (52.58%) JavaScript
5 101 (52.06%) SQL Server
6 95 (48.97%) HTML
7 94 (48.45%) CSS
8 89 (45.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 80 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
10 65 (33.51%) SQL
11 64 (32.99%) jQuery
12 43 (22.16%) .NET Framework
13 40 (20.62%) Web Development
14 38 (19.59%) TDD
15 37 (19.07%) WCF
16 36 (18.56%) Microsoft
17 34 (17.53%) HTML5
17 34 (17.53%) AngularJS
18 32 (16.49%) CSS3
18 32 (16.49%) Visual Studio
19 31 (15.98%) XML
20 28 (14.43%) VB.NET
21 26 (13.40%) Web Services
22 25 (12.89%) Entity Framework
23 23 (11.86%) Ajax
23 23 (11.86%) T-SQL
24 21 (10.82%) Scrum
25 20 (10.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 20 (10.31%) Finance
25 20 (10.31%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 13 (6.70%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.64%) IIS
3 7 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.09%) CMS
4 6 (3.09%) Node.js
4 6 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (3.09%) Umbraco
5 4 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (5.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.03%) BigMachines
2 2 (1.03%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.58%) Office 365
4 2 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.03%) SaaS
4 2 (1.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.52%) GitHub
5 1 (0.52%) IaaS
5 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.22%) HTTP
2 4 (2.06%) Intranet
3 3 (1.55%) DNS
3 3 (1.55%) SMTP
3 3 (1.55%) SSL
4 1 (0.52%) Firewall
4 1 (0.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (52.06%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.73%) Relational Database
3 14 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (4.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (4.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.61%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.58%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.06%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.03%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.03%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.52%) MySQL
12 1 (0.52%) QlikView
12 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.52%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 32 (16.49%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (3.61%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.55%) Subversion
4 3 (1.55%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.03%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.03%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.52%) JIRA
6 1 (0.52%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.52%) Moq
6 1 (0.52%) NSubstitute
6 1 (0.52%) NuGet
6 1 (0.52%) NUnit
6 1 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 20 (10.31%) Finance
2 13 (6.70%) Retail
3 6 (3.09%) Games
4 3 (1.55%) Advertising
5 2 (1.03%) Automotive
5 2 (1.03%) Marketing
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 157 (80.93%) Developer
2 111 (57.22%) .NET Developer
3 58 (29.90%) C# Developer
4 56 (28.87%) ASP.NET Developer
5 43 (22.16%) C# .NET Developer
6 36 (18.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (10.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 13 (6.70%) SQL Developer
9 11 (5.67%) Architect
9 11 (5.67%) Lead Developer
9 11 (5.67%) Web Developer
10 10 (5.15%) Senior Developer
10 10 (5.15%) Software Developer
11 9 (4.64%) JavaScript Developer
12 8 (4.12%) Senior .NET Developer
13 6 (3.09%) .NET Architect
13 6 (3.09%) .NET Web Developer
13 6 (3.09%) Programmer
13 6 (3.09%) SharePoint Developer
13 6 (3.09%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (99.48%) .NET
2 95 (48.97%) HTML
3 94 (48.45%) CSS
4 89 (45.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 64 (32.99%) jQuery
6 43 (22.16%) .NET Framework
7 37 (19.07%) WCF
8 34 (17.53%) AngularJS
8 34 (17.53%) HTML5
9 32 (16.49%) CSS3
10 31 (15.98%) XML
11 26 (13.40%) Web Services
12 25 (12.89%) Entity Framework
13 23 (11.86%) Ajax
14 20 (10.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 18 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 16 (8.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 14 (7.22%) KnockoutJS
17 14 (7.22%) WinForms
18 13 (6.70%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.76%) N-Tier
2 5 (2.58%) Blog
3 4 (2.06%) NHS
3 4 (2.06%) Streaming Video
3 4 (2.06%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.03%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.73%) Windows
2 5 (2.58%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.52%) Android
3 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (62.89%) MVC
2 80 (41.24%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (20.62%) Web Development
4 38 (19.59%) TDD
5 21 (10.82%) Scrum
6 20 (10.31%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (8.76%) Continuous Delivery
7 17 (8.76%) Responsive Web Design
8 16 (8.25%) DevOps
8 16 (8.25%) E-Commerce
8 16 (8.25%) OO
9 15 (7.73%) Configuration Management
10 14 (7.22%) Web Design
11 13 (6.70%) SOA
12 12 (6.19%) Front End Development
12 12 (6.19%) Software Engineering
13 11 (5.67%) CRM
14 9 (4.64%) BDD
14 9 (4.64%) High Availability
14 9 (4.64%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 165 (85.05%) C#
2 102 (52.58%) JavaScript
3 65 (33.51%) SQL
4 28 (14.43%) VB.NET
5 23 (11.86%) T-SQL
6 6 (3.09%) TypeScript
7 5 (2.58%) ActionScript
8 3 (1.55%) VBScript
9 2 (1.03%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.03%) Java
9 2 (1.03%) PHP
9 2 (1.03%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.03%) VB
9 2 (1.03%) VB6
10 1 (0.52%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (3.61%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.55%) Degree
3 2 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.52%) ISEB
4 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.58%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (18.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.61%) Oracle
3 3 (1.55%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.03%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.03%) Siebel
4 2 (1.03%) Sitecore
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 22 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £280 - £320 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Shropshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Shropshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £315 - 385 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 16 days ago
West Midlands
G2 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: 22 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Rate: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 25 days ago