Period
to 6 April 2020

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 6 April 2020 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
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 146 99 94
Rank change year-on-year -47 -5 -15
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 973 2,257 2,484
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.75% 2.55% 2.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.76% 7.67% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 733 1,859 1,968
Median daily rate £438 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.74% +7.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £315 £300
90th Percentile £600 £563 £550
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £47.50 £39.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +20.90% +4.77%
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £38.40
% change year-on-year +6.25% +4.18% +121.68%

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 16,898 29,425 30,658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.40% 33.20% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,615 20,922 21,838
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +7.95%
10th Percentile £338 £331 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £473
% change year-on-year +2.56% +3.17% +9.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 273 315
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +3.66% +1.23%
10th Percentile £21.25 £18.50 £18.35
90th Percentile £69.50 £60.00 £58.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £41.21
% change year-on-year -16.67% +1.93% +2.04%

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 6 April 2020.

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 6 April 2020.

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 6 April 2020. 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 -14 420 £475 - 202
South East -38 198 £400 -5.88% 198
North of England -52 132 £381 -0.97% 219
South West -30 81 £425 +6.25% 74
Midlands -32 79 £350 -12.50% 159
North West -39 68 £388 +1.97% 113
East of England +13 60 £425 +6.25% 78
Yorkshire -17 60 £375 - 78
West Midlands -28 42 £394 -7.35% 87
East Midlands -3 37 £350 -7.28% 72
North East -18 4 £405 -4.71% 28
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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.

1 972 (99.90%) .NET
2 828 (85.10%) C#
3 540 (55.50%) JavaScript
4 518 (53.24%) MVC
5 475 (48.82%) SQL Server
6 458 (47.07%) Agile Software Development
7 399 (41.01%) Azure
8 387 (39.77%) SQL
9 385 (39.57%) HTML
10 351 (36.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 342 (35.15%) CSS
12 311 (31.96%) AngularJS
13 253 (26.00%) .NET Framework
14 218 (22.40%) ASP.NET Web API
15 217 (22.30%) Finance
16 216 (22.20%) Microsoft
17 198 (20.35%) .NET Core
18 196 (20.14%) TDD
19 188 (19.32%) React
20 182 (18.71%) jQuery
21 173 (17.78%) Web Services
22 172 (17.68%) Scrum
23 168 (17.27%) DevOps
24 151 (15.52%) Entity Framework
25 149 (15.31%) Git (software)
26 130 (13.36%) T-SQL
27 125 (12.85%) ASP.NET Core
28 123 (12.64%) Microservices
29 113 (11.61%) AWS
29 113 (11.61%) Web Development

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 48 (4.93%) SharePoint
2 46 (4.73%) CMS
3 38 (3.91%) IIS
4 35 (3.60%) Umbraco
5 18 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (1.54%) SAS
6 15 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (0.82%) Confluence
8 6 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.51%) Kentico
10 4 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.31%) DNN
11 3 (0.31%) Headless CMS
11 3 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.21%) Apache
12 2 (0.21%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.21%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.21%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (2.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (1.23%) Photoshop
3 11 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.51%) Acrobat
5 4 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (0.41%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.10%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.51%) Magento
3 4 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 399 (41.01%) Azure
2 113 (11.61%) AWS
3 42 (4.32%) Power Platform
4 37 (3.80%) Serverless
5 28 (2.88%) Azure Functions
6 27 (2.77%) PaaS
7 25 (2.57%) Dynamics 365
8 23 (2.36%) SaaS
9 17 (1.75%) Office 365
10 14 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
11 12 (1.23%) npm
12 10 (1.03%) IaaS
13 9 (0.92%) GCP
13 9 (0.92%) GitHub
13 9 (0.92%) Microsoft Flow
14 8 (0.82%) PowerApps
15 6 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
15 6 (0.62%) Azure Stack
16 3 (0.31%) Azure Data Factory
16 3 (0.31%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.44%) Intranet
2 9 (0.92%) Internet
3 7 (0.72%) Firewall
3 7 (0.72%) HTTP
3 7 (0.72%) Network Security
4 5 (0.51%) DMZ
4 5 (0.51%) Extranet
4 5 (0.51%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.51%) Kerberos
5 4 (0.41%) SMS
5 4 (0.41%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.31%) DNS
6 3 (0.31%) SSL
7 2 (0.21%) Skype
8 1 (0.10%) AMQP
8 1 (0.10%) FTP
8 1 (0.10%) SMTP
8 1 (0.10%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 475 (48.82%) SQL Server
2 62 (6.37%) MongoDB
2 62 (6.37%) MySQL
3 61 (6.27%) Redis
4 57 (5.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 55 (5.65%) NoSQL
6 46 (4.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 45 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 39 (4.01%) Azure SQL Database
9 36 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 31 (3.19%) Power BI
11 26 (2.67%) OLAP
12 22 (2.26%) SQL Server 2016
13 21 (2.16%) Cosmos DB
14 18 (1.85%) QlikView
14 18 (1.85%) Relational Database
15 17 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
15 17 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
16 16 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
17 15 (1.54%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 149 (15.31%) Git (software)
2 101 (10.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 93 (9.56%) Visual Studio
4 75 (7.71%) Octopus Deploy
5 68 (6.99%) TeamCity
6 41 (4.21%) Visual Studio Team System
7 33 (3.39%) JIRA
8 29 (2.98%) Selenium
9 24 (2.47%) Moq
10 21 (2.16%) MSBuild
11 19 (1.95%) NUnit
11 19 (1.95%) Subversion
12 17 (1.75%) MSTest
13 16 (1.64%) webpack
14 15 (1.54%) gulp
14 15 (1.54%) SpecFlow
15 9 (0.92%) Postman
15 9 (0.92%) Xcode
16 8 (0.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 6 (0.62%) SoapUI
General
1 217 (22.30%) Finance
2 43 (4.42%) Front Office
3 34 (3.49%) Public Sector
4 32 (3.29%) Retail
5 30 (3.08%) Banking
6 19 (1.95%) Law
7 16 (1.64%) Marketing
8 9 (0.92%) Telecoms
9 8 (0.82%) Electronics
9 8 (0.82%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.62%) Back Office
11 4 (0.41%) Police
12 3 (0.31%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.31%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.31%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.21%) Automotive
13 2 (0.21%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.21%) International Banking
13 2 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 846 (86.95%) Developer
2 532 (54.68%) .NET Developer
3 235 (24.15%) C# Developer
4 153 (15.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 143 (14.70%) ASP.NET Developer
6 99 (10.17%) Full Stack Developer
7 76 (7.81%) SQL Developer
8 75 (7.71%) Azure Developer
9 66 (6.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 64 (6.58%) Angular Developer
10 64 (6.58%) JavaScript Developer
11 63 (6.47%) React Developer
12 56 (5.76%) Senior Developer
13 55 (5.65%) Software Developer
14 50 (5.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 42 (4.32%) HTML Developer
16 41 (4.21%) Senior .NET Developer
17 31 (3.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 31 (3.19%) Web Developer
18 29 (2.98%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 972 (99.90%) .NET
2 385 (39.57%) HTML
3 351 (36.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 342 (35.15%) CSS
5 311 (31.96%) AngularJS
6 253 (26.00%) .NET Framework
7 218 (22.40%) ASP.NET Web API
8 198 (20.35%) .NET Core
9 188 (19.32%) React
10 182 (18.71%) jQuery
11 173 (17.78%) Web Services
12 151 (15.52%) Entity Framework
13 125 (12.85%) ASP.NET Core
14 99 (10.17%) HTML5
15 86 (8.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 80 (8.22%) RESTful
17 71 (7.30%) XML
18 66 (6.78%) WCF
19 57 (5.86%) REST
20 47 (4.83%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 85 (8.74%) Greenfield Project
2 68 (6.99%) User Experience
3 44 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
4 42 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
5 30 (3.08%) Hedge funds
6 24 (2.47%) Mobile App
7 22 (2.26%) W3C
8 17 (1.75%) N-Tier
9 13 (1.34%) Virtual Team
10 10 (1.03%) Equities
11 9 (0.92%) Mobile Payment
11 9 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
12 8 (0.82%) Management Information System
13 7 (0.72%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.62%) NHS
15 5 (0.51%) Fat Client
15 5 (0.51%) Thin Client
16 4 (0.41%) Fixed Income
16 4 (0.41%) iPhone
17 3 (0.31%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 45 (4.62%) Windows
2 21 (2.16%) Linux
3 18 (1.85%) Android
4 16 (1.64%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.03%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.72%) Unix
7 6 (0.62%) Mac OS
7 6 (0.62%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.51%) VMS
8 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2019
9 4 (0.41%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.21%) CentOS
10 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (0.10%) OS/390
11 1 (0.10%) OS/400
11 1 (0.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.10%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.10%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 518 (53.24%) MVC
2 458 (47.07%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (20.14%) TDD
4 172 (17.68%) Scrum
5 168 (17.27%) DevOps
6 123 (12.64%) Microservices
7 113 (11.61%) Web Development
8 96 (9.87%) Software Engineering
9 93 (9.56%) SOLID
10 84 (8.63%) BDD
11 83 (8.53%) Test Automation
12 74 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
13 65 (6.68%) OO
14 64 (6.58%) Front End Development
15 57 (5.86%) Unit Testing
16 55 (5.65%) SDLC
17 50 (5.14%) E-Commerce
17 50 (5.14%) Kanban
18 46 (4.73%) CRM
19 45 (4.62%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 828 (85.10%) C#
2 540 (55.50%) JavaScript
3 387 (39.77%) SQL
4 130 (13.36%) T-SQL
5 85 (8.74%) TypeScript
6 78 (8.02%) PowerShell
7 52 (5.34%) VB.NET
8 36 (3.70%) F#
9 30 (3.08%) Java
9 30 (3.08%) VBA
10 21 (2.16%) VB
11 17 (1.75%) C++
12 15 (1.54%) XAML
13 13 (1.34%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.13%) Bash Shell
14 11 (1.13%) PHP
14 11 (1.13%) Python
15 10 (1.03%) C
15 10 (1.03%) VB6
15 10 (1.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (3.70%) Degree
2 24 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 19 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (1.23%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.92%) MCITP
6 7 (0.72%) MCSE
7 5 (0.51%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.51%) MCP
7 5 (0.51%) MCPD
7 5 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (0.31%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.31%) MCTS
9 2 (0.21%) CISSP
9 2 (0.21%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.21%) GIAC
9 2 (0.21%) Linux+ Certification
9 2 (0.21%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.21%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (5.86%) QA
2 22 (2.26%) WCAG
3 5 (0.51%) GDPR
4 4 (0.41%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.21%) EMIR
5 2 (0.21%) GxP
5 2 (0.21%) MiFID
6 1 (0.10%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 62 (6.37%) Docker
2 28 (2.88%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.10%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 40 (4.11%) Kubernetes
2 17 (1.75%) Terraform
3 9 (0.92%) Puppet
4 7 (0.72%) SCCM
5 6 (0.62%) SCOM
6 5 (0.51%) MIIS
7 3 (0.31%) Kibana
7 3 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.21%) Ansible
9 1 (0.10%) cPanel
9 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.10%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.10%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 216 (22.20%) Microsoft
2 46 (4.73%) Oracle
3 31 (3.19%) Sitecore
4 30 (3.08%) Xamarin
5 25 (2.57%) Cognos
6 16 (1.64%) Tableau
7 15 (1.54%) MicroStrategy
8 13 (1.34%) Telerik
9 11 (1.13%) Google
10 10 (1.03%) DevExpress
11 9 (0.92%) Adobe
11 9 (0.92%) Atlassian
11 9 (0.92%) SAP
12 7 (0.72%) Nintex
13 6 (0.62%) Sybase
14 5 (0.51%) jBASE
15 4 (0.41%) IFS
16 3 (0.31%) Apple
16 3 (0.31%) BT
16 3 (0.31%) Meridio