Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 21 January 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 80 58
Rank change year-on-year -15 -22 +8
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 182 193 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.60% 3.13% 3.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.82% 8.67% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 173 214
City of London median daily rate £463 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £355 £325 £306
90th Percentile £575 £555 £575
Central London median daily rate £450 £425 £434
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.02% +8.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
City of London median hourly rate - - £40.00
Central London median hourly rate - - £40.00

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 the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,668 2,225 2,256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.17% 36.03% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,278 1,880 1,880
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £327 £313
90th Percentile £663 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 11
City of London median hourly rate £27.55 £52.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.15% +30.31% +33.33%
10th Percentile £21.00 £45.66 £20.00
90th Percentile £57.88 £56.68 £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £27.09 £52.12 £40.00
% change year-on-year -48.03% +30.31% +31.54%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ASP.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in the City of London

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in the City of London

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in the City of London

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in the City of London

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET within the City of London region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 3 - -
London Bridge -1 2 £413 -8.33%
ASP.NET
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 182 (100.00%) .NET
2 174 (95.60%) C#
3 131 (71.98%) MVC
4 92 (50.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 91 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 87 (47.80%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (45.05%) JavaScript
8 78 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 74 (40.66%) SQL
10 72 (39.56%) TDD
11 66 (36.26%) AngularJS
12 60 (32.97%) Microsoft Azure
13 55 (30.22%) HTML
14 53 (29.12%) Finance
14 53 (29.12%) .NET Framework
15 48 (26.37%) Microsoft
16 47 (25.82%) CSS
17 40 (21.98%) jQuery
18 32 (17.58%) Web Services
19 29 (15.93%) Scrum
19 29 (15.93%) WCF
19 29 (15.93%) SOLID
19 29 (15.93%) Entity Framework
20 28 (15.38%) Microservices
21 27 (14.84%) Visual Studio
22 26 (14.29%) Git (software)
22 26 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
22 26 (14.29%) REST
23 25 (13.74%) BDD
23 25 (13.74%) .NET Core

ASP.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 9 (4.95%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (4.40%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.75%) Confluence
4 4 (2.20%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.65%) CMS
6 2 (1.10%) NServiceBus
6 2 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.55%) DNN
7 1 (0.55%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.55%) FileNet
7 1 (0.55%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.55%) IIS
7 1 (0.55%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (6.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (32.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (12.64%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.75%) Serverless
4 3 (1.65%) Office 365
5 2 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.55%) GitHub
6 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.75%) SSL
2 1 (0.55%) HTTP
2 1 (0.55%) Internet
2 1 (0.55%) Intranet
2 1 (0.55%) LAN
2 1 (0.55%) SSH
2 1 (0.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.55%) VPN
2 1 (0.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.95%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.30%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.75%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.20%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (1.65%) MySQL
10 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.55%) Cosmos DB
11 1 (0.55%) Couchbase
11 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.55%) PerformancePoint
11 1 (0.55%) Power BI
11 1 (0.55%) QlikView
11 1 (0.55%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 27 (14.84%) Visual Studio
2 26 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 26 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (12.09%) TeamCity
4 15 (8.24%) NUnit
5 12 (6.59%) Selenium
6 11 (6.04%) MSTest
7 10 (5.49%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (4.95%) Moq
8 9 (4.95%) SpecFlow
8 9 (4.95%) Subversion
9 7 (3.85%) JIRA
9 7 (3.85%) MSBuild
10 5 (2.75%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (1.65%) WebDriver
12 2 (1.10%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.10%) Jenkins
12 2 (1.10%) ReSharper
12 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 1 (0.55%) PhantomJS
General
1 53 (29.12%) Finance
2 20 (10.99%) Banking
3 12 (6.59%) Financial Institution
4 6 (3.30%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.75%) Marketing
6 4 (2.20%) Advertising
6 4 (2.20%) Front Office
7 3 (1.65%) Games
7 3 (1.65%) Law
8 2 (1.10%) Legal
8 2 (1.10%) Prime Brokerage
8 2 (1.10%) Retail
8 2 (1.10%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.55%) Back Office
9 1 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.55%) Electronics
9 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.55%) Publishing
9 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 165 (90.66%) Developer
2 106 (58.24%) .NET Developer
3 87 (47.80%) C# Developer
4 60 (32.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (19.23%) ASP.NET Developer
6 27 (14.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 26 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
8 25 (13.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 21 (11.54%) Senior Developer
10 20 (10.99%) SQL Developer
11 15 (8.24%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (7.14%) Angular Developer
13 12 (6.59%) Senior C# Developer
14 10 (5.49%) Agile .NET Developer
14 10 (5.49%) Agile C# Developer
14 10 (5.49%) Agile Developer
15 8 (4.40%) Lead Developer
15 8 (4.40%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 8 (4.40%) VB.NET Developer
15 8 (4.40%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (100.00%) .NET
2 92 (50.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 78 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 66 (36.26%) AngularJS
5 55 (30.22%) HTML
6 53 (29.12%) .NET Framework
7 47 (25.82%) CSS
8 40 (21.98%) jQuery
9 32 (17.58%) Web Services
10 29 (15.93%) Entity Framework
10 29 (15.93%) WCF
11 26 (14.29%) REST
12 25 (13.74%) .NET Core
13 20 (10.99%) HTML5
14 19 (10.44%) Angular 2
15 18 (9.89%) React
15 18 (9.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 15 (8.24%) RESTful
17 13 (7.14%) NHibernate
18 12 (6.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.74%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.85%) Fintech
4 4 (2.20%) PKI
5 3 (1.65%) Derivative
5 3 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (1.65%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.65%) Online Games
6 2 (1.10%) Equities
6 2 (1.10%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.55%) Clustering
7 1 (0.55%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (0.55%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.55%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.55%) NHS
7 1 (0.55%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.55%) User Experience
7 1 (0.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.34%) Windows
2 1 (0.55%) Android
2 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.55%) Linux
2 1 (0.55%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (71.98%) MVC
2 87 (47.80%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (39.56%) TDD
4 29 (15.93%) Scrum
4 29 (15.93%) SOLID
5 28 (15.38%) Microservices
6 25 (13.74%) BDD
6 25 (13.74%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (12.09%) Web Development
8 20 (10.99%) Unit Testing
9 15 (8.24%) Front End Development
10 14 (7.69%) OO
10 14 (7.69%) Pair Programming
11 13 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 12 (6.59%) Asset Management
13 11 (6.04%) Mathematics
13 11 (6.04%) Test Automation
14 10 (5.49%) Software Engineering
15 9 (4.95%) Inversion of Control
15 9 (4.95%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 174 (95.60%) C#
2 82 (45.05%) JavaScript
3 74 (40.66%) SQL
4 18 (9.89%) VB.NET
5 17 (9.34%) TypeScript
6 13 (7.14%) T-SQL
7 5 (2.75%) PHP
7 5 (2.75%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.75%) PowerShell
7 5 (2.75%) Python
7 5 (2.75%) VBA
8 3 (1.65%) C++
8 3 (1.65%) Java
9 2 (1.10%) Ada
9 2 (1.10%) ES6
10 1 (0.55%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.55%) C
10 1 (0.55%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.55%) VB
10 1 (0.55%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.65%) MCP
2 3 (1.65%) MCPD
3 2 (1.10%) Degree
3 2 (1.10%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.55%) MCSD
4 1 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.55%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.49%) QA
2 5 (2.75%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.65%) HL7
3 3 (1.65%) SLA
4 1 (0.55%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (5.49%) Docker
2 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.55%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 1 (0.55%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (26.37%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.40%) Sitecore
3 6 (3.30%) Oracle
4 2 (1.10%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.10%) Tableau
5 1 (0.55%) Cognos
5 1 (0.55%) IBM
5 1 (0.55%) Lotus
5 1 (0.55%) MuleSoft
5 1 (0.55%) Nintex
5 1 (0.55%) SAP
5 1 (0.55%) Telerik
5 1 (0.55%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.55%) Xamarin