Period
to 14 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 14 November 2019 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
UK > England
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 127 87 95
Rank change year-on-year -40 +8 -18
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 1,550 2,744 2,488
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.02% 2.88% 2.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.55% 8.16% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,198 2,153 1,942
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £305
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £390
% change year-on-year - +8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 18
England median hourly rate £35.07 £53.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.46% +25.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30.03 £22.58 £23.88
90th Percentile £55.50 £69.38 £50.75
UK median hourly rate £35.07 £52.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -32.57% +28.40% +1.25%

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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 23,662 33,631 30,847
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.78% 35.25% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,622 23,969 21,935
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +8.82%
10th Percentile £338 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £495 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 293 371
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.53 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.34% +3.83% +6.67%
10th Percentile £17.11 £17.10 £18.75
90th Percentile £78.75 £58.60 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in England

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in England

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in England over the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in England

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in England

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in England over the 6 months to 14 November 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ASP.NET in England

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 14 November 2019. 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
London -43 582 £475 - 321
South East -29 335 £400 - 366
North of England -15 264 £375 - 326
Midlands -9 173 £400 +6.67% 262
North West +9 163 £375 - 175
South West -54 112 £400 - 134
West Midlands -16 107 £425 +3.98% 157
Yorkshire -42 83 £400 +6.67% 125
East of England -13 74 £425 +6.25% 109
East Midlands -6 65 £380 +8.57% 105
North East -18 18 £381 -1.14% 26
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 1,550 (100.00%) .NET
2 1,373 (88.58%) C#
3 925 (59.68%) MVC
4 868 (56.00%) JavaScript
5 791 (51.03%) Agile Software Development
6 778 (50.19%) SQL Server
7 620 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 602 (38.84%) Azure
9 580 (37.42%) HTML
10 558 (36.00%) CSS
11 541 (34.90%) SQL
12 480 (30.97%) AngularJS
13 479 (30.90%) ASP.NET Web API
14 441 (28.45%) .NET Framework
15 432 (27.87%) Microsoft
16 427 (27.55%) TDD
17 343 (22.13%) .NET Core
18 296 (19.10%) jQuery
19 271 (17.48%) Entity Framework
20 261 (16.84%) Scrum
21 244 (15.74%) Git (software)
22 243 (15.68%) Finance
23 242 (15.61%) React
24 234 (15.10%) Web Services
25 203 (13.10%) SOLID
26 191 (12.32%) DevOps
27 187 (12.06%) BDD
28 185 (11.94%) Microservices
29 182 (11.74%) Web Development
30 177 (11.42%) Continuous Integration

ASP.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 119 (7.68%) SharePoint
2 78 (5.03%) Umbraco
3 62 (4.00%) CMS
4 54 (3.48%) IIS
5 30 (1.94%) EPiServer
6 27 (1.74%) Sitecore CMS
7 18 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
7 18 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
8 17 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
9 16 (1.03%) Confluence
10 11 (0.71%) Kentico
11 9 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.45%) SugarCRM
13 6 (0.39%) NServiceBus
13 6 (0.39%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.32%) Captiva
14 5 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
14 5 (0.32%) Documentum
14 5 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
15 4 (0.26%) DNN
Applications
1 35 (2.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.26%) Adobe XD
3 4 (0.26%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.13%) Sketch
6 1 (0.065%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.065%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 125 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
2 3 (0.19%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.065%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.065%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.065%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 602 (38.84%) Azure
2 128 (8.26%) AWS
3 109 (7.03%) Power Platform
4 93 (6.00%) Dynamics 365
5 79 (5.10%) Serverless
6 70 (4.52%) Azure Functions
7 49 (3.16%) PaaS
8 41 (2.65%) Office 365
9 29 (1.87%) npm
10 27 (1.74%) GitHub
11 24 (1.55%) Azure Active Directory
12 23 (1.48%) SaaS
13 16 (1.03%) PowerApps
14 14 (0.90%) GCP
15 13 (0.84%) Microsoft Flow
16 12 (0.77%) IaaS
17 8 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
18 7 (0.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
19 6 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
19 6 (0.39%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.84%) DNS
1 13 (0.84%) HTTP
2 10 (0.65%) Intranet
3 9 (0.58%) Internet
4 8 (0.52%) Firewall
5 6 (0.39%) SSL
6 5 (0.32%) VPN
7 3 (0.19%) AMQP
7 3 (0.19%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.13%) Skype
8 2 (0.13%) SMTP
8 2 (0.13%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.065%) DHCP
9 1 (0.065%) Extranet
9 1 (0.065%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.065%) NAS
9 1 (0.065%) Network Security
9 1 (0.065%) SAN
9 1 (0.065%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.065%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 778 (50.19%) SQL Server
2 118 (7.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 99 (6.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 94 (6.06%) Power BI
5 59 (3.81%) NoSQL
6 47 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
7 46 (2.97%) SQL Server 2016
8 45 (2.90%) MongoDB
9 44 (2.84%) SQL Server 2008
10 43 (2.77%) Cosmos DB
11 34 (2.19%) Relational Database
12 32 (2.06%) Redis
13 31 (2.00%) MySQL
14 28 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
15 26 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 24 (1.55%) QlikView
17 21 (1.35%) OLAP
18 14 (0.90%) Oracle Database
19 13 (0.84%) MS Access
20 11 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 244 (15.74%) Git (software)
2 154 (9.94%) Visual Studio
3 137 (8.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 96 (6.19%) TeamCity
5 80 (5.16%) Octopus Deploy
6 69 (4.45%) Jenkins
7 58 (3.74%) Moq
8 57 (3.68%) Visual Studio Team System
9 55 (3.55%) NUnit
10 52 (3.35%) JIRA
11 44 (2.84%) Bitbucket
12 39 (2.52%) gulp
13 35 (2.26%) MSTest
14 29 (1.87%) Selenium
14 29 (1.87%) SpecFlow
15 27 (1.74%) Subversion
16 26 (1.68%) Jasmine
17 25 (1.61%) webpack
18 13 (0.84%) Karma Test Runner
19 12 (0.77%) Grunt
General
1 243 (15.68%) Finance
2 74 (4.77%) Public Sector
3 54 (3.48%) Law
4 43 (2.77%) Retail
5 31 (2.00%) Banking
5 31 (2.00%) Front Office
6 18 (1.16%) Marketing
7 15 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 14 (0.90%) Military
8 14 (0.90%) Telecoms
9 12 (0.77%) Police
10 11 (0.71%) Back Office
11 8 (0.52%) Electronics
11 8 (0.52%) Publishing
12 7 (0.45%) Games
12 7 (0.45%) Legal
13 6 (0.39%) Advertising
13 6 (0.39%) Investment Banking
14 5 (0.32%) Local Government
14 5 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,316 (84.90%) Developer
2 758 (48.90%) .NET Developer
3 397 (25.61%) C# Developer
4 269 (17.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 189 (12.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 176 (11.35%) Full Stack Developer
7 132 (8.52%) Senior Developer
8 104 (6.71%) Angular Developer
9 103 (6.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 96 (6.19%) Software Developer
11 83 (5.35%) SQL Developer
12 80 (5.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 80 (5.16%) Senior .NET Developer
13 79 (5.10%) Azure Developer
14 64 (4.13%) JavaScript Developer
15 63 (4.06%) React Developer
16 62 (4.00%) Web Developer
17 49 (3.16%) Senior C# Developer
18 46 (2.97%) Lead Developer
19 44 (2.84%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,550 (100.00%) .NET
2 620 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 580 (37.42%) HTML
4 558 (36.00%) CSS
5 480 (30.97%) AngularJS
6 479 (30.90%) ASP.NET Web API
7 441 (28.45%) .NET Framework
8 343 (22.13%) .NET Core
9 296 (19.10%) jQuery
10 271 (17.48%) Entity Framework
11 242 (15.61%) React
12 234 (15.10%) Web Services
13 159 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 156 (10.06%) ASP.NET Core
15 148 (9.55%) REST
16 146 (9.42%) HTML5
17 145 (9.35%) RESTful
18 127 (8.19%) WCF
19 110 (7.10%) XML
20 96 (6.19%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 136 (8.77%) Greenfield Project
2 85 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
3 67 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (3.03%) Hedge funds
4 47 (3.03%) User Experience
5 29 (1.87%) Mobile App
6 28 (1.81%) W3C
7 16 (1.03%) Derivative
8 14 (0.90%) Management Information System
9 12 (0.77%) Self-Motivation
10 11 (0.71%) Digital Media
11 10 (0.65%) N-Tier
12 9 (0.58%) Algorithms
12 9 (0.58%) Credit Derivative
12 9 (0.58%) Credit Risk
12 9 (0.58%) Data Structures
12 9 (0.58%) Fixed Income
13 8 (0.52%) NHS
14 7 (0.45%) Cloud Native
14 7 (0.45%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 94 (6.06%) Windows
2 37 (2.39%) Android
3 31 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 17 (1.10%) Linux
5 14 (0.90%) Windows Server
6 11 (0.71%) Unix
7 6 (0.39%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.32%) VMS
8 5 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.19%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.065%) CentOS
10 1 (0.065%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 925 (59.68%) MVC
2 791 (51.03%) Agile Software Development
3 427 (27.55%) TDD
4 261 (16.84%) Scrum
5 203 (13.10%) SOLID
6 191 (12.32%) DevOps
7 187 (12.06%) BDD
8 185 (11.94%) Microservices
9 182 (11.74%) Web Development
10 177 (11.42%) Continuous Integration
11 145 (9.35%) CRM
12 132 (8.52%) Kanban
13 115 (7.42%) Test Automation
14 109 (7.03%) OO
15 97 (6.26%) Software Engineering
16 85 (5.48%) Unit Testing
17 71 (4.58%) Workflow
18 69 (4.45%) Business Intelligence
19 67 (4.32%) Front End Development
20 62 (4.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,373 (88.58%) C#
2 868 (56.00%) JavaScript
3 541 (34.90%) SQL
4 126 (8.13%) TypeScript
5 120 (7.74%) T-SQL
6 81 (5.23%) PowerShell
7 71 (4.58%) Java
8 58 (3.74%) VB.NET
9 45 (2.90%) VB
10 32 (2.06%) VBA
11 28 (1.81%) PHP
12 25 (1.61%) PL/SQL
13 23 (1.48%) C++
13 23 (1.48%) VB6
14 20 (1.29%) Python
15 16 (1.03%) C
16 10 (0.65%) VBScript
17 8 (0.52%) Shell Script
18 7 (0.45%) Ruby
18 7 (0.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 78 (5.03%) Security Cleared
2 60 (3.87%) SC Cleared
3 47 (3.03%) Degree
4 25 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
5 19 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
6 14 (0.90%) DBS Check
7 10 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (0.26%) MCSE
9 4 (0.26%) SANS
10 3 (0.19%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.19%) MCITP
10 3 (0.19%) MCP
10 3 (0.19%) PhD
11 2 (0.13%) ISEB
11 2 (0.13%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.13%) MCPD
11 2 (0.13%) MCTS
11 2 (0.13%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (5.74%) QA
2 32 (2.06%) WCAG
3 3 (0.19%) SLA
4 2 (0.13%) HL7
5 1 (0.065%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.065%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.065%) PMO
5 1 (0.065%) PSD2
5 1 (0.065%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 82 (5.29%) Docker
2 40 (2.58%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.26%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.19%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 40 (2.58%) Kubernetes
2 15 (0.97%) MIIS
2 15 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
3 13 (0.84%) Terraform
4 7 (0.45%) Ansible
4 7 (0.45%) Puppet
5 6 (0.39%) Kibana
6 3 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
6 3 (0.19%) SCCM
6 3 (0.19%) SCOM
6 3 (0.19%) WebInspect
7 2 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.065%) Control-M
8 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.065%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.065%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 432 (27.87%) Microsoft
2 78 (5.03%) Oracle
3 45 (2.90%) Xamarin
4 38 (2.45%) Sitecore
5 23 (1.48%) Cognos
5 23 (1.48%) MicroStrategy
5 23 (1.48%) Tableau
6 21 (1.35%) Telerik
7 20 (1.29%) Atlassian
8 13 (0.84%) Google
9 9 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (0.58%) SAP
10 8 (0.52%) Nintex
11 6 (0.39%) HP
11 6 (0.39%) VMware
11 6 (0.39%) webMethods
12 5 (0.32%) DevExpress
12 5 (0.32%) Micro Focus
12 5 (0.32%) OpenText
13 4 (0.26%) Meridio