Period
to 18 October 2021

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 18 October 2021 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
18 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 232 160 125
Rank change year-on-year -72 -35 -35
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 794 452 1,622
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.18% 1.70% 2.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.01% 5.33% 6.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 624 337 1,276
10th Percentile £325 £309 £313
25th Percentile £386 £358 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £473 £425
Median % change year-on-year +0.53% +11.18% -
75th Percentile £588 £525 £500
90th Percentile £675 £710 £550
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 4 8
10th Percentile £28.60 £26.01 £30.03
25th Percentile £40.60 £29.78 £30.95
Median hourly rate £48.27 £43.13 £47.00
Median % change year-on-year +11.92% -8.24% +4.44%
75th Percentile £61.50 £54.06 £60.00
90th Percentile £62.14 £54.63 "
UK median hourly rate £48.27 £43.13 £47.00
% change year-on-year +11.92% -8.24% +4.44%

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 19,816 8,488 24,340
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 29.52% 31.95% 31.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,462 6,114 17,345
10th Percentile £363 £314 £340
25th Percentile £438 £405 £409
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £575
90th Percentile £713 £681 £650
UK median daily rate £525 £495 £500
% change year-on-year +6.06% -1.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 208 63 214
10th Percentile £18.57 £21.90 £16.63
25th Percentile £31.25 £30.00 £33.03
Median hourly rate £49.00 £40.00 £45.95
Median % change year-on-year +22.50% -12.95% +10.54%
75th Percentile £63.25 £54.34 £53.75
90th Percentile £72.15 £61.25 £73.75
UK median hourly rate £49.00 £42.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -6.67% +8.36%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in England

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ASP.NET in England.

Daily rate trend for ASP.NET in England

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ASP.NET in England over the 6 months to 18 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in England

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ASP.NET in England.

Hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in England

ASP.NET
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing ASP.NET in England over the 6 months to 18 October 2021.

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 18 October 2021. 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 -102 366 £555 +10.95% 254
South East -31 111 £425 - 163
North of England -37 100 £425 +21.43% 233
Midlands -54 73 £390 +14.71% 165
North West -40 57 £413 +17.86% 123
West Midlands -44 50 £420 +20.00% 85
South West -37 48 £425 +3.66% 62
Yorkshire -30 36 £428 +30.53% 74
East of England -32 25 £425 +17.24% 67
East Midlands -33 23 £375 +13.21% 80
North East -6 7 £444 +18.33% 36
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 2021, 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.

1 794 (100.00%) .NET
2 681 (85.77%) C#
3 422 (53.15%) SQL
4 413 (52.02%) SQL Server
5 383 (48.24%) Azure
6 360 (45.34%) JavaScript
7 330 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
8 329 (41.44%) MVC
9 286 (36.02%) .NET Core
10 266 (33.50%) .NET Framework
11 239 (30.10%) CSS
12 233 (29.35%) HTML
13 226 (28.46%) DevOps
14 205 (25.82%) Microsoft
15 197 (24.81%) ASP.NET MVC
16 194 (24.43%) ASP.NET Web API
17 188 (23.68%) AngularJS
18 151 (19.02%) ASP.NET Core
19 144 (18.14%) Full Stack Development
20 138 (17.38%) React
21 133 (16.75%) Entity Framework
22 131 (16.50%) Social Skills
23 130 (16.37%) Scrum
24 127 (15.99%) Git (software)
25 120 (15.11%) Finance
26 117 (14.74%) TypeScript
27 113 (14.23%) Windows
28 112 (14.11%) Microservices
29 100 (12.59%) TDD
30 99 (12.47%) Software Engineering

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 52 (6.55%) SharePoint
2 34 (4.28%) Confluence
3 27 (3.40%) IIS
4 20 (2.52%) CMS
5 13 (1.64%) Umbraco
6 9 (1.13%) Apache
7 7 (0.88%) Oracle Coherence
7 7 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
8 6 (0.76%) Kentico
8 6 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.63%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.63%) Apache Spark
9 5 (0.63%) Moodle
9 5 (0.63%) Totara
10 4 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.38%) nginx
11 3 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.25%) Headless CMS
12 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.13%) FileZilla
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.63%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 3 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.13%) BASE24
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 383 (48.24%) Azure
2 72 (9.07%) PaaS
3 48 (6.05%) Serverless
4 44 (5.54%) AWS
5 43 (5.42%) Azure Service Bus
6 38 (4.79%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 37 (4.66%) Azure Functions
8 35 (4.41%) Power Platform
9 30 (3.78%) Azure Active Directory
10 26 (3.27%) GitHub
11 23 (2.90%) Azure Data Factory
12 21 (2.64%) SaaS
13 18 (2.27%) Azure Key Vault
13 18 (2.27%) GCP
14 16 (2.02%) Amazon EKS
14 16 (2.02%) Azure Logic Apps
14 16 (2.02%) Azure Storage
15 14 (1.76%) Azure Event Grid
16 13 (1.64%) NuGet
16 13 (1.64%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.26%) HTTP
2 8 (1.01%) Internet
2 8 (1.01%) Intranet
3 4 (0.50%) 2G
3 4 (0.50%) Firewall
4 3 (0.38%) IPv4
4 3 (0.38%) LAN
4 3 (0.38%) WAN
5 2 (0.25%) Broadband
6 1 (0.13%) ATM
6 1 (0.13%) DVB
6 1 (0.13%) FTP
6 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
6 1 (0.13%) VoIP
6 1 (0.13%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 413 (52.02%) SQL Server
2 64 (8.06%) Azure SQL Database
3 60 (7.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 57 (7.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 42 (5.29%) Relational Database
6 31 (3.90%) NoSQL
7 27 (3.40%) Power BI
8 26 (3.27%) Data Lake
9 23 (2.90%) MongoDB
10 22 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
11 20 (2.52%) SQL Server 2016
12 18 (2.27%) MySQL
12 18 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
13 14 (1.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 13 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (1.51%) Big Data
16 11 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
17 10 (1.26%) Oracle Database
17 10 (1.26%) Redis
18 9 (1.13%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 127 (15.99%) Git (software)
2 59 (7.43%) Visual Studio
3 57 (7.18%) JIRA
4 46 (5.79%) Jenkins
5 42 (5.29%) NUnit
5 42 (5.29%) TeamCity
6 36 (4.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 28 (3.53%) Moq
7 28 (3.53%) SpecFlow
8 21 (2.64%) Bitbucket
8 21 (2.64%) Visual Studio Team System
9 15 (1.89%) Selenium
10 14 (1.76%) SonarQube
11 13 (1.64%) webpack
12 12 (1.51%) Octopus Deploy
13 9 (1.13%) gulp
14 8 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 8 (1.01%) IntelliJ
15 7 (0.88%) Subversion
15 7 (0.88%) Xcode
General
1 131 (16.50%) Social Skills
2 120 (15.11%) Finance
3 80 (10.08%) Banking
4 40 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (4.41%) Public Sector
6 20 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 19 (2.39%) Marketing
8 18 (2.27%) Retail
9 16 (2.02%) Investment Banking
9 16 (2.02%) Manufacturing
10 14 (1.76%) Front Office
11 13 (1.64%) Electronics
12 8 (1.01%) Law
13 6 (0.76%) Documentation Skills
13 6 (0.76%) Presentation Skills
14 5 (0.63%) Advertising
14 5 (0.63%) Legal
15 4 (0.50%) Back Office
16 3 (0.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 2 (0.25%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 595 (74.94%) Developer
2 372 (46.85%) .NET Developer
3 210 (26.45%) C# Developer
4 159 (20.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 78 (9.82%) Senior Developer
6 68 (8.56%) Azure Developer
7 63 (7.93%) Full Stack Developer
8 60 (7.56%) Senior .NET Developer
9 55 (6.93%) ASP.NET Developer
9 55 (6.93%) SQL Developer
10 44 (5.54%) Software Developer
11 35 (4.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 33 (4.16%) Senior C# Developer
13 32 (4.03%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 32 (4.03%) Software Engineer
14 31 (3.90%) Angular Developer
15 27 (3.40%) C# Software Developer
16 25 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 25 (3.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 25 (3.15%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 794 (100.00%) .NET
2 286 (36.02%) .NET Core
3 266 (33.50%) .NET Framework
4 239 (30.10%) CSS
5 233 (29.35%) HTML
6 197 (24.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 194 (24.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 188 (23.68%) AngularJS
9 151 (19.02%) ASP.NET Core
10 138 (17.38%) React
11 133 (16.75%) Entity Framework
12 97 (12.22%) jQuery
13 85 (10.71%) RESTful
14 83 (10.45%) REST
15 77 (9.70%) Web Services
16 68 (8.56%) WCF
17 60 (7.56%) HTML5
18 58 (7.30%) XML
19 49 (6.17%) Vue.js
20 48 (6.05%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 40 (5.04%) User Experience
2 36 (4.53%) Greenfield Project
3 26 (3.27%) Mobile App
4 23 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
5 18 (2.27%) Data Protection Act
6 15 (1.89%) N-Tier
7 11 (1.39%) Market Risk
7 11 (1.39%) NHS
8 10 (1.26%) Cloud Native
9 9 (1.13%) Data Structures
9 9 (1.13%) Reinsurance
10 7 (0.88%) iPad
10 7 (0.88%) iPhone
11 6 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.76%) Fixed Income
11 6 (0.76%) Hedge funds
11 6 (0.76%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.63%) Derivative
12 5 (0.63%) Learning Management System
12 5 (0.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 113 (14.23%) Windows
2 26 (3.27%) Linux
3 21 (2.64%) Windows Server
4 14 (1.76%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.51%) Android
6 11 (1.39%) Windows Server 2016
7 7 (0.88%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.76%) Unix
8 6 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
10 1 (0.13%) AIX
10 1 (0.13%) CentOS
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 330 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
2 329 (41.44%) MVC
3 226 (28.46%) DevOps
4 144 (18.14%) Full Stack Development
5 130 (16.37%) Scrum
6 112 (14.11%) Microservices
7 100 (12.59%) TDD
8 99 (12.47%) SDLC
8 99 (12.47%) Software Engineering
9 85 (10.71%) Unit Testing
10 84 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
11 81 (10.20%) SOLID
12 74 (9.32%) Problem-Solving
13 69 (8.69%) OO
13 69 (8.69%) Web Development
14 63 (7.93%) Test Automation
15 48 (6.05%) API Development
16 44 (5.54%) Front End Development
17 39 (4.91%) BDD
17 39 (4.91%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 681 (85.77%) C#
2 422 (53.15%) SQL
3 360 (45.34%) JavaScript
4 117 (14.74%) TypeScript
5 74 (9.32%) PowerShell
5 74 (9.32%) T-SQL
6 49 (6.17%) Java
7 48 (6.05%) VB.NET
8 39 (4.91%) Python
9 30 (3.78%) PL/SQL
10 26 (3.27%) VB
11 20 (2.52%) VBA
12 19 (2.39%) PHP
13 17 (2.14%) C++
14 15 (1.89%) C
15 12 (1.51%) ES6
15 12 (1.51%) Shell Script
16 10 (1.26%) Ruby
16 10 (1.26%) Scala
17 8 (1.01%) VB6
Qualifications
1 43 (5.42%) Security Cleared
2 32 (4.03%) Degree
3 29 (3.65%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.13%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (0.76%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.63%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.13%) CITP
8 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.40%) QA
2 20 (2.52%) Accessibility
3 10 (1.26%) WCAG
4 5 (0.63%) GDPR
5 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.13%) HL7
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 95 (11.96%) Docker
2 37 (4.66%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.13%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 71 (8.94%) Kubernetes
2 18 (2.27%) Terraform
3 16 (2.02%) Ansible
4 7 (0.88%) ITRS Geneos
4 7 (0.88%) MIIS
5 4 (0.50%) Puppet
5 4 (0.50%) SCCM
6 3 (0.38%) HP Fortify
6 3 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.13%) Grafana
8 1 (0.13%) Graylog
8 1 (0.13%) HP ALM
8 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.13%) Istio
8 1 (0.13%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.13%) Salt
8 1 (0.13%) WSUS
8 1 (0.13%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 205 (25.82%) Microsoft
2 68 (8.56%) Oracle
3 23 (2.90%) Atlassian
4 22 (2.77%) Databricks
5 14 (1.76%) SAP
6 13 (1.64%) Google
7 11 (1.39%) IBM
7 11 (1.39%) Telerik
8 9 (1.13%) Apple
9 8 (1.01%) Xamarin
10 7 (0.88%) Splunk
11 6 (0.76%) DevExpress
12 5 (0.63%) Sparx
13 4 (0.50%) Confluent
13 4 (0.50%) HP
13 4 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (0.50%) Sitecore
14 3 (0.38%) Alibaba
14 3 (0.38%) Cognos
15 2 (0.25%) ForgeRock