The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset 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 3 months to 26 April 2017 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 30 13
Rank change year-on-year +9 -17  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 1 1 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.11% 0.38% 9.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.45% 2.08% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 15
Median daily rate £375 £500 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +63.93%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +67.27% -21.42%  

ASP.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 29 48 45
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 32.22% 18.32% 20.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 29 27
Median daily rate £325 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +60.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 7
Median hourly rate - £42.25 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +32.03%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +13.33% +2.73%  

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing ASP.NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in Dorset

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in Dorset

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) HTML
5 4 (44.44%) Ajax
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (44.44%) SDLC
6 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 3 (33.33%) OOD
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) Electronics
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) jQuery
7 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
7 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
8 1 (11.11%) Angular 2
8 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
8 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
8 1 (11.11%) Umbraco

ASP.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 1 (11.11%) CMS
1 1 (11.11%) EPiServer
1 1 (11.11%) Kentico
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (22.22%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) Ajax
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) HTML
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 1 (11.11%) Angular 2
5 1 (11.11%) Classic ASP
5 1 (11.11%) LINQ
5 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
5 1 (11.11%) WCF
5 1 (11.11%) WPF
5 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) OOD
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (11.11%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft