Period
to 14 May 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 14 May 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
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 233 148 107
Rank change year-on-year -85 -41 -14
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 512 812 2,019
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.13% 1.80% 2.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.70% 5.89% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 607 1,600
10th Percentile £313 £313 £319
25th Percentile £363 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £440 £440 £425
Median % change year-on-year - +3.53% +6.25%
75th Percentile £544 £525 £508
90th Percentile £638 £600 £558
UK median daily rate £433 £436 £425
% change year-on-year -0.86% +2.65% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 14
10th Percentile £27.10 £35.50 £20.93
25th Percentile £32.50 £47.94 £32.81
Median hourly rate £35.00 £50.50 £51.25
Median % change year-on-year -30.69% -1.46% +13.89%
75th Percentile £41.00 £52.88 £55.00
90th Percentile £44.90 £53.00 £60.00
UK median hourly rate £36.00 £50.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year -28.71% +9.19% +2.78%

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 13,824 13,797 27,566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.46% 30.51% 33.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,981 9,886 19,780
10th Percentile £345 £339 £338
25th Percentile £413 £413 £408
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £500
75th Percentile £600 £588 £575
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £490
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 122 242
10th Percentile £22.10 £20.50 £18.05
25th Percentile £33.44 £32.81 £28.13
Median hourly rate £45.00 £46.50 £44.34
Median % change year-on-year -3.23% +4.87% +6.17%
75th Percentile £57.50 £55.75 £52.50
90th Percentile £65.54 £68.48 £60.00
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £46.42 £44.00
% change year-on-year -3.05% +5.49% +6.25%

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 14 May 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 14 May 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 14 May 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 -66 273 £500 - 231
South East -44 71 £400 - 187
North of England +13 64 £385 +2.67% 225
Midlands -14 43 £365 -2.67% 155
North West -2 32 £388 -0.32% 128
West Midlands -12 23 £370 -3.27% 85
Yorkshire +14 21 £375 +5.26% 67
East Midlands +7 20 £363 +3.57% 68
South West -21 16 £463 +12.80% 77
East of England -11 14 £375 -11.76% 63
North East +29 11 £465 +6.90% 30
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 14 May 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.

1 512 (100.00%) .NET
2 416 (81.25%) C#
3 268 (52.34%) Azure
4 256 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 248 (48.44%) SQL Server
6 221 (43.16%) SQL
7 213 (41.60%) Agile Software Development
8 195 (38.09%) .NET Core
9 184 (35.94%) MVC
10 162 (31.64%) Microsoft
11 153 (29.88%) AngularJS
12 144 (28.13%) DevOps
13 141 (27.54%) HTML
14 136 (26.56%) ASP.NET Core
15 130 (25.39%) CSS
16 126 (24.61%) ASP.NET Web API
17 124 (24.22%) ASP.NET MVC
17 124 (24.22%) .NET Framework
18 115 (22.46%) TDD
19 93 (18.16%) React
20 86 (16.80%) Finance
21 85 (16.60%) Software Engineering
22 84 (16.41%) TypeScript
22 84 (16.41%) Social Skills
23 80 (15.63%) Microservices
24 78 (15.23%) Greenfield Project
25 70 (13.67%) jQuery
26 66 (12.89%) Git (software)
27 65 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
28 62 (12.11%) Scrum

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 37 (7.23%) SharePoint
2 36 (7.03%) IIS
3 12 (2.34%) NServiceBus
4 10 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (1.56%) CMS
6 7 (1.37%) Oracle Coherence
7 4 (0.78%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.59%) Confluence
8 3 (0.59%) Kentico
8 3 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.59%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.39%) Apache
9 2 (0.39%) Mendix
9 2 (0.39%) SAS
9 2 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.20%) Documentum
10 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.98%) Adobe XD
3 2 (0.39%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.20%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.20%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (0.20%) Maya
4 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.20%) Sketch
4 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.59%) Elite 3E
4 2 (0.39%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.20%) iTrent
5 1 (0.20%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.20%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.20%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.20%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 268 (52.34%) Azure
2 49 (9.57%) AWS
2 49 (9.57%) Azure Active Directory
2 49 (9.57%) Power Platform
3 27 (5.27%) PaaS
3 27 (5.27%) Serverless
4 26 (5.08%) Azure Service Bus
5 21 (4.10%) GitHub
6 20 (3.91%) Azure Functions
7 17 (3.32%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 16 (3.13%) Azure Logic Apps
9 13 (2.54%) Azure App Service
10 12 (2.34%) Microsoft 365
11 11 (2.15%) Dynamics 365
11 11 (2.15%) IaaS
12 10 (1.95%) SaaS
13 8 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
14 7 (1.37%) Azure Event Grid
14 7 (1.37%) GCP
14 7 (1.37%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.98%) Firewall
1 5 (0.98%) Internet
1 5 (0.98%) LAN
2 4 (0.78%) WAN
3 3 (0.59%) DNS
3 3 (0.59%) IPv4
3 3 (0.59%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.39%) 2G
4 2 (0.39%) BIG-IP
4 2 (0.39%) SSH
4 2 (0.39%) SSL
5 1 (0.20%) DHCP
5 1 (0.20%) DVB
5 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.20%) Intranet
5 1 (0.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (48.44%) SQL Server
2 44 (8.59%) Power BI
3 30 (5.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (4.30%) Azure SQL Database
5 21 (4.10%) Relational Database
6 20 (3.91%) NoSQL
7 19 (3.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 18 (3.52%) MySQL
9 11 (2.15%) SQL Server 2016
10 10 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.76%) Crystal Reports
11 9 (1.76%) MongoDB
12 8 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (1.37%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.17%) Data Lake
14 6 (1.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 6 (1.17%) Oracle Database
14 6 (1.17%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (1.17%) Oracle Database 12c
14 6 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 66 (12.89%) Git (software)
2 49 (9.57%) Visual Studio
3 47 (9.18%) Octopus Deploy
4 28 (5.47%) Jenkins
4 28 (5.47%) TeamCity
5 14 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (2.34%) JIRA
7 11 (2.15%) Visual Studio Team System
8 10 (1.95%) Bitbucket
8 10 (1.95%) SpecFlow
9 9 (1.76%) NUnit
9 9 (1.76%) SonarQube
10 8 (1.56%) Xcode
11 7 (1.37%) fastlane
11 7 (1.37%) MSTest
11 7 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
12 6 (1.17%) CocoaPods
12 6 (1.17%) GitLab
12 6 (1.17%) IntelliJ
12 6 (1.17%) webpack
General
1 86 (16.80%) Finance
2 84 (16.41%) Social Skills
3 50 (9.77%) Banking
4 20 (3.91%) Front Office
5 17 (3.32%) Public Sector
6 14 (2.73%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.73%) Law
6 14 (2.73%) Telecoms
7 12 (2.34%) Marketing
8 10 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (1.95%) Retail
9 8 (1.56%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.37%) Presentation Skills
11 6 (1.17%) Electronics
12 4 (0.78%) Advertising
13 3 (0.59%) Legal
13 3 (0.59%) Organisational Skills
13 3 (0.59%) Police
14 2 (0.39%) Automotive
14 2 (0.39%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 405 (79.10%) Developer
2 252 (49.22%) .NET Developer
3 111 (21.68%) C# Developer
4 76 (14.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (9.77%) Senior Developer
6 45 (8.79%) Full Stack Developer
7 34 (6.64%) ASP.NET Developer
8 32 (6.25%) SQL Developer
9 30 (5.86%) Technical Leader
10 29 (5.66%) Software Developer
11 27 (5.27%) Azure Developer
11 27 (5.27%) Senior .NET Developer
12 25 (4.88%) Software Engineer
13 24 (4.69%) .NET Software Developer
14 21 (4.10%) .NET Software Engineer
15 19 (3.71%) Senior C# Developer
16 17 (3.32%) AWS Developer
16 17 (3.32%) Consultant
17 16 (3.13%) Angular Developer
17 16 (3.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 512 (100.00%) .NET
2 195 (38.09%) .NET Core
3 153 (29.88%) AngularJS
4 141 (27.54%) HTML
5 136 (26.56%) ASP.NET Core
6 130 (25.39%) CSS
7 126 (24.61%) ASP.NET Web API
8 124 (24.22%) .NET Framework
8 124 (24.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 93 (18.16%) React
10 70 (13.67%) jQuery
11 57 (11.13%) HTML5
12 56 (10.94%) Web Services
13 50 (9.77%) REST
14 48 (9.38%) Entity Framework
14 48 (9.38%) XML
15 45 (8.79%) CSS3
16 36 (7.03%) WCF
17 34 (6.64%) JSON
18 33 (6.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 78 (15.23%) Greenfield Project
2 38 (7.42%) User Experience
3 18 (3.52%) Derivative
4 15 (2.93%) Fixed Income
4 15 (2.93%) Mobile App
5 14 (2.73%) Equities
5 14 (2.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (2.73%) Hedge funds
6 12 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.15%) Data Structures
8 9 (1.76%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (1.56%) iPad
9 8 (1.56%) iPhone
10 5 (0.98%) Cloud Native
10 5 (0.98%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.78%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.59%) NHS
12 3 (0.59%) SCORM
12 3 (0.59%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.59%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 46 (8.98%) Windows
2 16 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 11 (2.15%) Android
3 11 (2.15%) Linux
3 11 (2.15%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.37%) Mac OS X
4 7 (1.37%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (0.78%) Unix
6 3 (0.59%) CentOS
6 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (0.39%) AIX
8 1 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.20%) SUSE
8 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (41.60%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (35.94%) MVC
3 144 (28.13%) DevOps
4 115 (22.46%) TDD
5 85 (16.60%) Software Engineering
6 80 (15.63%) Microservices
7 65 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (12.11%) Scrum
9 51 (9.96%) Business Intelligence
10 48 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
11 45 (8.79%) Web Development
12 40 (7.81%) Mentoring
13 37 (7.23%) Test Automation
14 34 (6.64%) Analytics
14 34 (6.64%) SOLID
15 33 (6.45%) BDD
16 31 (6.05%) Migration
17 30 (5.86%) Fintech
18 28 (5.47%) OO
18 28 (5.47%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 416 (81.25%) C#
2 256 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 221 (43.16%) SQL
4 84 (16.41%) TypeScript
5 49 (9.57%) PowerShell
6 41 (8.01%) T-SQL
7 38 (7.42%) VB.NET
8 32 (6.25%) Java
9 28 (5.47%) PL/SQL
10 24 (4.69%) Python
11 20 (3.91%) VB
12 18 (3.52%) PHP
13 15 (2.93%) C++
14 8 (1.56%) Apple Swift
15 7 (1.37%) Ruby
15 7 (1.37%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.98%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.98%) C
16 5 (0.98%) XPath
17 4 (0.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (4.69%) Degree
2 20 (3.91%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.93%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.17%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.20%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.20%) CCNA
6 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.20%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.20%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (8.01%) QA
2 4 (0.78%) WCAG
3 2 (0.39%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (0.39%) NCSC
3 2 (0.39%) NIST
3 2 (0.39%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.20%) Good Clinical Practice
4 1 (0.20%) HL7
System Software
1 51 (9.96%) Active Directory
2 30 (5.86%) Docker
3 3 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (5.08%) Kubernetes
2 10 (1.95%) Ansible
2 10 (1.95%) Terraform
3 6 (1.17%) ITRS Geneos
3 6 (1.17%) Puppet
4 4 (0.78%) MIIS
4 4 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.59%) SCCM
6 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.39%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.20%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 162 (31.64%) Microsoft
2 53 (10.35%) Oracle
3 18 (3.52%) DevExpress
4 11 (2.15%) Splunk
4 11 (2.15%) Xamarin
5 10 (1.95%) SAP
6 9 (1.76%) IBM
7 8 (1.56%) Apple
8 7 (1.37%) Adobe
8 7 (1.37%) New Relic
9 5 (0.98%) Google
10 4 (0.78%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.78%) Databricks
10 4 (0.78%) Dynatrace
10 4 (0.78%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.78%) Telerik
11 3 (0.59%) Alibaba
12 2 (0.39%) AppDynamics
12 2 (0.39%) ForgeRock
12 2 (0.39%) SendGrid