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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET
Rank 23 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 153 184 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.46% 9.36% 5.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.33% 35.32% 21.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 113 72
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 £227 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £360 £361
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 £37.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-19.33% +29.31%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
581 521 526
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.51% 26.50% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 287 295
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £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 19 10 20
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 £25.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.90 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 23 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 23 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 23 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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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 -1 50 £350 +16.66% 39
Coventry -1 31 £325 +18.18% 10
Warwickshire -1 24 £325 +28.71% 17
Staffordshire -9 12 £300 -6.25% 19
Solihull +5 9 £330 +22.22% 4
Walsall -3 4 £325 +4.00% 1
Herefordshire +6 3 £288 -4.16% 2
Worcestershire -17 3 £305 -6.72% 11
Wolverhampton 0 2 £325 +23.80%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £315 - 3
Shropshire - - - - 4
ASP.NET
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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.

1 304 (100.00%) .NET
2 268 (88.16%) C#
3 169 (55.59%) JavaScript
4 164 (53.95%) SQL Server
5 139 (45.72%) CSS
6 137 (45.07%) HTML
7 128 (42.11%) MVC
8 101 (33.22%) SQL
9 95 (31.25%) jQuery
10 82 (26.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 77 (25.33%) WCF
12 60 (19.74%) VB.NET
13 55 (18.09%) Microsoft
14 47 (15.46%) TDD
15 46 (15.13%) Windows
15 46 (15.13%) CSS3
16 45 (14.80%) HTML5
16 45 (14.80%) XML
16 45 (14.80%) Visual Studio
17 43 (14.14%) .NET Framework
18 41 (13.49%) Ajax
19 40 (13.16%) Web Development
20 36 (11.84%) Team Foundation Server
21 33 (10.86%) Web Services
21 33 (10.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 32 (10.53%) T-SQL
23 31 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
24 27 (8.88%) XSLT
24 27 (8.88%) SharePoint
25 26 (8.55%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 (8.88%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.92%) CMS
3 17 (5.59%) IIS
4 13 (4.28%) Sitecore CMS
5 10 (3.29%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (3.29%) SharePoint Server
6 7 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.99%) Node.js
9 2 (0.66%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.66%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.33%) SAS
10 1 (0.33%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.33%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 14 (4.61%) Photoshop
2 12 (3.95%) InfoPath
3 7 (2.30%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.33%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.63%) Office 365
2 3 (0.99%) GitHub
2 3 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.97%) Intranet
1 6 (1.97%) Internet
2 5 (1.64%) HTTP
3 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (53.95%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (7.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (5.59%) MySQL
5 16 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (4.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (4.28%) SQL Server 2005
8 9 (2.96%) Relational Database
9 8 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (2.30%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.99%) ZAP BI
13 2 (0.66%) DTS
14 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.33%) Cognos Powerplay
14 1 (0.33%) DataStage
14 1 (0.33%) ReportNet
14 1 (0.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (14.80%) Visual Studio
2 36 (11.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (4.28%) NUnit
4 10 (3.29%) Subversion
5 6 (1.97%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (1.97%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.97%) FxCop
6 4 (1.32%) MSBuild
6 4 (1.32%) Grunt
6 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 3 (0.99%) JIRA
8 2 (0.66%) JUnit
8 2 (0.66%) MSTest
9 1 (0.33%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.33%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.33%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.33%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.33%) Bower
9 1 (0.33%) PowerBuilder
General
1 16 (5.26%) Finance
2 7 (2.30%) Back Office
3 6 (1.97%) Automotive
4 4 (1.32%) Retail
5 3 (0.99%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.99%) Games
6 2 (0.66%) Banking
6 2 (0.66%) 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
1 276 (90.79%) Developer
2 159 (52.30%) .NET Developer
3 60 (19.74%) C# Developer
4 56 (18.42%) ASP.NET Developer
5 53 (17.43%) Web Developer
6 43 (14.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 35 (11.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (8.22%) VB.NET Developer
8 25 (8.22%) Senior Developer
9 21 (6.91%) .NET Web Developer
10 15 (4.93%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (4.61%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (4.28%) SQL Developer
13 11 (3.62%) Sitecore Developer
14 10 (3.29%) SharePoint Developer
15 9 (2.96%) Software Developer
16 8 (2.63%) Architect
16 8 (2.63%) Consultant
16 8 (2.63%) Front-End Developer
17 7 (2.30%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (100.00%) .NET
2 139 (45.72%) CSS
3 137 (45.07%) HTML
4 95 (31.25%) jQuery
5 82 (26.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 77 (25.33%) WCF
7 46 (15.13%) CSS3
8 45 (14.80%) HTML5
8 45 (14.80%) XML
9 43 (14.14%) .NET Framework
10 41 (13.49%) Ajax
11 33 (10.86%) Web Services
11 33 (10.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 27 (8.88%) XSLT
13 22 (7.24%) LINQ
14 21 (6.91%) XHTML
15 20 (6.58%) WinForms
16 19 (6.25%) WPF
16 19 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 15 (4.93%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.22%) N-Tier
2 6 (1.97%) Mobile App
3 5 (1.64%) NHS
4 4 (1.32%) Client/Server
5 3 (0.99%) WURFL
5 3 (0.99%) Blackberry
5 3 (0.99%) GIS
6 1 (0.33%) BBC
6 1 (0.33%) Open Source
6 1 (0.33%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 46 (15.13%) Windows
2 8 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (1.32%) UNIX
3 4 (1.32%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (1.32%) Android
4 3 (0.99%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.99%) BlackBerry OS
5 2 (0.66%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.66%) 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
1 128 (42.11%) MVC
2 47 (15.46%) TDD
3 40 (13.16%) Web Development
4 31 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (8.55%) Scrum
6 22 (7.24%) SOA
7 18 (5.92%) OO
7 18 (5.92%) Unit Testing
8 16 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 16 (5.26%) Migration
9 15 (4.93%) UML
10 13 (4.28%) Logistics
11 12 (3.95%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (3.95%) Responsive Web Design
12 11 (3.62%) Workflow
13 10 (3.29%) Dependency Injection
14 9 (2.96%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (2.96%) OOP
14 9 (2.96%) CRM
14 9 (2.96%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 268 (88.16%) C#
2 169 (55.59%) JavaScript
3 101 (33.22%) SQL
4 60 (19.74%) VB.NET
5 32 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 19 (6.25%) VB
7 9 (2.96%) VBA
8 7 (2.30%) VBScript
9 5 (1.64%) PHP
10 3 (0.99%) C
10 3 (0.99%) Java
10 3 (0.99%) X++
11 2 (0.66%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.66%) C++
11 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.66%) LotusScript
11 2 (0.66%) VB6
12 1 (0.33%) Ruby
12 1 (0.33%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (1.97%) Degree
2 2 (0.66%) 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 11 (3.62%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (0.99%) 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 55 (18.09%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.25%) Sitecore
3 11 (3.62%) Oracle
4 7 (2.30%) Capita
5 6 (1.97%) Ektron
6 4 (1.32%) Facebook
7 3 (0.99%) AccuRev
8 2 (0.66%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.66%) Lotus
9 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.33%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.33%) Kofax
9 1 (0.33%) Teradata
9 1 (0.33%) Telerik
9 1 (0.33%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.33%) Cognos
9 1 (0.33%) IBM
9 1 (0.33%) HP
9 1 (0.33%) Citrix
9 1 (0.33%) Nintex
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Warwickshire
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Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
QUANTICA
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Staffordshire
Salt
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £310 - £330 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leamington Spa
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £375 - £440 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
West Midlands
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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West Midlands
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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