The table below looks at the statistics for Classic ASP 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 Classic ASP over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Server Pages (Classic ASP)
Rank 109 103 103
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Classic ASP 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.044% 0.093% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.37% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £295
UK excluding London average daily rate £262 £275 £295
% change year-on-year
-4.72% -6.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.69 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.69 £20.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+43.45% -42.85%
Classic ASP
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
536 547 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 23.51% 25.31% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 325 286
Average daily rate £360 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 19
Average hourly rate £28.69 £24.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.54% -16.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.35 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Classic ASP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Classic ASP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Classic ASP
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Classic ASP Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Classic ASP
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Classic ASP Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Classic ASP
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 Classic ASP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Birmingham - - - -
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Classic ASP
England

Classic ASP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Classic ASP 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 Classic ASP.

1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
3 17 (89.47%) VBScript
3 17 (89.47%) jQuery
4 16 (84.21%) HTML5
4 16 (84.21%) CSS3
5 15 (78.95%) Intranet
6 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
6 8 (42.11%) .NET
7 7 (36.84%) VB
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
8 3 (15.79%) SQL
8 3 (15.79%) XML
8 3 (15.79%) JSON
9 2 (10.53%) WCF
9 2 (10.53%) TDD
9 2 (10.53%) VB6
9 2 (10.53%) Web Development
9 2 (10.53%) C#
9 2 (10.53%) SOAP
9 2 (10.53%) XSLT
9 2 (10.53%) OOP
9 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
9 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
9 2 (10.53%) SOA
9 2 (10.53%) HTTP
9 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
9 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing

Classic ASP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Classic ASP 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 Classic ASP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) Intranet
2 2 (10.53%) HTTP
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 19 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) Web Developer
3 7 (36.84%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 17 (89.47%) jQuery
3 16 (84.21%) HTML5
3 16 (84.21%) CSS3
4 8 (42.11%) .NET
4 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.79%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) JSON
6 2 (10.53%) WCF
6 2 (10.53%) XSLT
6 2 (10.53%) SOAP
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (10.53%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) OOP
1 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
1 2 (10.53%) SOA
1 2 (10.53%) TDD
1 2 (10.53%) Web Development
1 2 (10.53%) Unit Testing
1 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (10.53%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 18 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 17 (89.47%) VBScript
3 7 (36.84%) VB
4 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 2 (10.53%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) VB6
5 2 (10.53%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft