Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for ASP.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ASP.NET over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft ASP.NET
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 64 50
Rank change year-on-year +22 -14 -13
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 66 31 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.44% 2.19% 3.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.22% 8.40% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 24 38
Birmingham median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -13.33%
10th Percentile £313 £271 £256
90th Percentile £525 £434 £429
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £336 £336
% change year-on-year +15.24% - +3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £52.00 £27.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year +89.09% +17.02% -15.39%

ASP.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 464 369 429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 31.22% 26.04% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 261 300
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £294 £263 £250
90th Percentile £563 £525 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Birmingham median hourly rate £24.00 £17.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.18% +88.89% -38.83%
10th Percentile £16.20 £13.50 £8.75
90th Percentile £35.40 £36.30 £9.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.75 £27.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -6.36% +19.57% -19.83%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing ASP.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in Birmingham

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ASP.NET in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in Birmingham

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in Birmingham

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (92.42%) C#
3 39 (59.09%) MVC
4 37 (56.06%) JavaScript
5 36 (54.55%) HTML
6 30 (45.45%) jQuery
6 30 (45.45%) CSS
6 30 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (39.39%) SQL Server
8 26 (39.39%) Microsoft Azure
9 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
9 23 (34.85%) TDD
10 22 (33.33%) AngularJS
11 20 (30.30%) .NET Framework
12 17 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (24.24%) SQL
13 16 (24.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 16 (24.24%) Microservices
13 16 (24.24%) Front End Development
14 15 (22.73%) HTML5
15 14 (21.21%) Git (software)
15 14 (21.21%) Entity Framework
15 14 (21.21%) NUnit
16 13 (19.70%) KnockoutJS
16 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET Web API
16 13 (19.70%) Dynamics 365
17 12 (18.18%) Docker
18 11 (16.67%) Moq
19 10 (15.15%) Continuous Deployment

ASP.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (10.61%) CMS
2 4 (6.06%) Drupal
3 3 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.03%) EPiServer
4 2 (3.03%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (39.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (19.70%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (9.09%) Azure Functions
3 6 (9.09%) Serverless
4 3 (4.55%) Office 365
5 2 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (3.03%) GitHub
5 2 (3.03%) npm
6 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) Intranet
1 1 (1.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (6.06%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 3 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 3 (4.55%) MySQL
6 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (4.55%) Redis
6 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (3.03%) MS Access
7 2 (3.03%) Power BI
7 2 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Git (software)
1 14 (21.21%) NUnit
2 11 (16.67%) Moq
3 10 (15.15%) Selenium
4 9 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 9 (13.64%) JIRA
5 8 (12.12%) Visual Studio
6 4 (6.06%) MSTest
6 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (3.03%) Bower
7 2 (3.03%) Grunt
7 2 (3.03%) gulp
7 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.52%) GitLab
8 1 (1.52%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.52%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.52%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.52%) Xcode
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Back Office
2 4 (6.06%) Marketing
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.03%) Automotive
3 2 (3.03%) Electronics
3 2 (3.03%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.03%) Local Government
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (80.30%) Developer
2 32 (48.48%) .NET Developer
3 14 (21.21%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (18.18%) C# Developer
5 8 (12.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (12.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (10.61%) Architect
7 6 (9.09%) Agile Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Azure Developer
7 6 (9.09%) UI Developer
8 5 (7.58%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (7.58%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.06%) CMS Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Drupal Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (6.06%) HTML Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Technical Architect
10 3 (4.55%) Office 365 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (54.55%) HTML
3 30 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 30 (45.45%) CSS
3 30 (45.45%) jQuery
4 22 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 20 (30.30%) .NET Framework
6 16 (24.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 15 (22.73%) HTML5
8 14 (21.21%) Entity Framework
9 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET Web API
9 13 (19.70%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (15.15%) React
11 9 (13.64%) CSS3
12 8 (12.12%) Ajax
13 7 (10.61%) WCF
14 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 6 (9.09%) JSON
15 5 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 5 (7.58%) Code First Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.15%) User Experience
2 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.52%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.52%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.52%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.61%) Windows
2 2 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.52%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.52%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (59.09%) MVC
2 28 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (34.85%) TDD
4 17 (25.76%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (24.24%) Front End Development
5 16 (24.24%) Microservices
6 10 (15.15%) Continuous Deployment
6 10 (15.15%) OO
6 10 (15.15%) OOP
6 10 (15.15%) Scrum
6 10 (15.15%) Unit Testing
7 9 (13.64%) UML
8 7 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (10.61%) Content Management
8 7 (10.61%) CRM
8 7 (10.61%) DevOps
9 6 (9.09%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.58%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (7.58%) Migration
10 5 (7.58%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 61 (92.42%) C#
2 37 (56.06%) JavaScript
3 16 (24.24%) SQL
4 7 (10.61%) VB.NET
5 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 3 (4.55%) Python
7 2 (3.03%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.03%) XAML
8 1 (1.52%) C
8 1 (1.52%) C++
8 1 (1.52%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.52%) Go
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.58%) WAI
2 1 (1.52%) GCP
System Software
1 12 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.09%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.03%) SAP
3 2 (3.03%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.52%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) UiPath