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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 46 24 15
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -9
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 72 122 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.32% 5.85% 7.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.32% 23.19% 28.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 67 95
Average daily rate
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£338 £330 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £326 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.38% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 1
Average hourly rate £33.50 £24.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.58% -33.79%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.50 £32.50
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
470 526 505
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.69% 25.23% 27.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 313 278
Average daily rate £350 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 9 23
Average hourly rate £28.69 £24.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.54% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.43 £14.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015. 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 -10 21 £375 +15.38% 32
Coventry -5 19 £338 -20.58% 11
Warwickshire -9 9 £325 -1.51% 16
Staffordshire -2 5 £275 -15.38% 20
Wolverhampton -3 3 £325 +44.44%
Herefordshire - - - - 4
Shropshire - - - - 1
Worcestershire - - - - 4
Dudley - - - -
Halesowen - - - -
Solihull - - - - 8
Stourbridge - - - -
Sutton Coldfield - - - - 3
Walsall - - - - 2
ASP.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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.

1 186 (100.00%) .NET
2 155 (83.33%) C#
3 106 (56.99%) JavaScript
4 102 (54.84%) SQL Server
5 91 (48.92%) HTML
6 80 (43.01%) CSS
7 71 (38.17%) MVC
8 60 (32.26%) Microsoft
9 57 (30.65%) SQL
10 51 (27.42%) jQuery
11 47 (25.27%) ASP.NET MVC
11 47 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
12 41 (22.04%) VB.NET
13 39 (20.97%) .NET Framework
14 32 (17.20%) Visual Studio
15 30 (16.13%) SharePoint
16 29 (15.59%) Web Services
16 29 (15.59%) SQL Server 2008
17 28 (15.05%) HTML5
17 28 (15.05%) WCF
18 27 (14.52%) XML
19 24 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 23 (12.37%) T-SQL
20 23 (12.37%) CRM
21 22 (11.83%) Ajax
22 21 (11.29%) Dynamics CRM
22 21 (11.29%) Web Development
22 21 (11.29%) CSS3
22 21 (11.29%) TDD
23 20 (10.75%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 30 (16.13%) SharePoint
2 16 (8.60%) IIS
3 10 (5.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (4.84%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (3.76%) Umbraco
6 6 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.61%) CMS
8 2 (1.08%) Node.js
9 1 (0.54%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.54%) SAP Portal
9 1 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.15%) PowerPivot
3 3 (1.61%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (11.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.69%) Office 365
2 3 (1.61%) GitHub
2 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.84%) HTTP
2 7 (3.76%) Intranet
3 3 (1.61%) Internet
4 1 (0.54%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 29 (15.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (8.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (6.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (4.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (3.23%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.69%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.15%) Microsoft Power View
10 3 (1.61%) OLAP Cube
10 3 (1.61%) OLAP
10 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.08%) MySQL
11 2 (1.08%) DTS
11 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.08%) Cognos Report Studio
11 2 (1.08%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 2 (1.08%) Cognos Transformer
12 1 (0.54%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 32 (17.20%) Visual Studio
2 16 (8.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (5.38%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.76%) Visual Studio Team System
4 7 (3.76%) Subversion
5 3 (1.61%) NUnit
6 2 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.54%) JIRA
7 1 (0.54%) FxCop
General
1 20 (10.75%) Finance
2 6 (3.23%) Advertising
3 3 (1.61%) Electronics
4 2 (1.08%) Automotive
4 2 (1.08%) Banking
5 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.54%) Marketing
5 1 (0.54%) Legal
5 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.54%) Back Office
5 1 (0.54%) Publishing
5 1 (0.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 163 (87.63%) Developer
2 72 (38.71%) .NET Developer
3 45 (24.19%) C# Developer
4 31 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 23 (12.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (10.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (9.68%) Microsoft Developer
8 15 (8.06%) CRM Developer
9 12 (6.45%) Web Developer
10 11 (5.91%) Analyst
11 10 (5.38%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 9 (4.84%) Consultant
12 9 (4.84%) Senior Developer
13 7 (3.76%) .NET Web Developer
13 7 (3.76%) Senior .NET Developer
14 5 (2.69%) Database Developer
14 5 (2.69%) Applications Support Analyst
14 5 (2.69%) Support Analyst
14 5 (2.69%) Applications Support
14 5 (2.69%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (100.00%) .NET
2 91 (48.92%) HTML
3 80 (43.01%) CSS
4 51 (27.42%) jQuery
5 47 (25.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 39 (20.97%) .NET Framework
7 29 (15.59%) Web Services
8 28 (15.05%) WCF
8 28 (15.05%) HTML5
9 27 (14.52%) XML
10 22 (11.83%) Ajax
11 21 (11.29%) CSS3
12 14 (7.53%) AngularJS
13 12 (6.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 11 (5.91%) XSLT
14 11 (5.91%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 10 (5.38%) Razor View Engine
15 10 (5.38%) WinForms
16 9 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 8 (4.30%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.22%) N-Tier
2 9 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.69%) NHS
4 4 (2.15%) Learning Management System
4 4 (2.15%) User Experience
5 3 (1.61%) E-Learning
5 3 (1.61%) SCORM
6 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.08%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.54%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.91%) Windows
2 3 (1.61%) UNIX
2 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.54%) Solaris
4 1 (0.54%) Linux
4 1 (0.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (38.17%) MVC
2 47 (25.27%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (12.37%) CRM
4 21 (11.29%) TDD
4 21 (11.29%) Web Development
5 20 (10.75%) OO
6 19 (10.22%) Scrum
7 13 (6.99%) Unit Testing
8 12 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (6.45%) SOA
9 10 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (5.38%) OOP
10 9 (4.84%) E-Commerce
11 7 (3.76%) UML
11 7 (3.76%) Workflow
11 7 (3.76%) Migration
11 7 (3.76%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (3.23%) Functional Programming
12 6 (3.23%) Logistics
13 5 (2.69%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 155 (83.33%) C#
2 106 (56.99%) JavaScript
3 57 (30.65%) SQL
4 41 (22.04%) VB.NET
5 23 (12.37%) T-SQL
6 14 (7.53%) VB
7 6 (3.23%) VBScript
7 6 (3.23%) VB6
7 6 (3.23%) PHP
8 5 (2.69%) Java
9 4 (2.15%) C++
10 3 (1.61%) VBA
11 2 (1.08%) XPath
11 2 (1.08%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (1.08%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.54%) PHP5
12 1 (0.54%) Korn
12 1 (0.54%) C
12 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.23%) QA
Vendors
1 60 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.30%) Oracle
3 3 (1.61%) Sitecore
3 3 (1.61%) Cognos
3 3 (1.61%) Nintex
4 2 (1.08%) SAP
5 1 (0.54%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.54%) Google
5 1 (0.54%) Tableau
5 1 (0.54%) Twitter
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Warwickshire
Quantica Technology - London
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago