Period
to 14 September 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 September 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 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 119 86 90
Rank change year-on-year -33 +4 -12
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 1,715 2,768 2,451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.11% 2.95% 2.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.72% 8.32% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,336 2,131 1,873
England median daily rate £425 £415 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.41% +6.41% +4.00%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £290
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £381
% change year-on-year +3.03% +8.41% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 22
England median hourly rate £50.00 £48.50 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.09% +26.80% -4.38%
10th Percentile £30.03 £22.60 £19.84
90th Percentile £60.00 £69.63 £52.13
UK median hourly rate £47.00 £48.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year -3.09% +26.80% -4.38%

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 25,535 33,252 29,430
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.46% 35.42% 32.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,916 23,624 20,522
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £340 £325 £310
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £490 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 330 378
England median hourly rate £44.74 £41.92 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.72% +4.81% +11.11%
10th Percentile £18.50 £15.70 £16.18
90th Percentile £64.38 £58.88 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £41.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year +5.35% +3.83% +11.11%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 -45 613 £475 - 325
South East +2 414 £425 +6.25% 335
North of England -28 259 £370 -1.33% 361
Midlands -8 207 £400 +6.67% 254
North West -5 159 £375 - 195
West Midlands -14 115 £425 +10.75% 141
South West -76 108 £400 +6.67% 146
East of England -5 105 £425 +6.25% 98
East Midlands +9 91 £380 +8.57% 112
Yorkshire -48 79 £350 -6.67% 138
North East -20 21 £400 +23.08% 28
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 14 September 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 1,714 (99.94%) .NET
2 1,511 (88.10%) C#
3 1,071 (62.45%) MVC
4 957 (55.80%) JavaScript
5 915 (53.35%) Agile Software Development
6 842 (49.10%) SQL Server
7 735 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 680 (39.65%) HTML
9 663 (38.66%) CSS
10 640 (37.32%) Azure
11 594 (34.64%) SQL
12 563 (32.83%) ASP.NET Web API
13 542 (31.60%) AngularJS
14 511 (29.80%) TDD
15 496 (28.92%) .NET Framework
16 432 (25.19%) Microsoft
17 371 (21.63%) .NET Core
18 345 (20.12%) jQuery
19 308 (17.96%) Scrum
20 299 (17.43%) Entity Framework
21 296 (17.26%) Web Services
22 289 (16.85%) Git (software)
23 258 (15.04%) Finance
24 249 (14.52%) React
25 244 (14.23%) SOLID
26 233 (13.59%) BDD
27 215 (12.54%) Continuous Integration
28 204 (11.90%) Microservices
29 200 (11.66%) DevOps
30 185 (10.79%) HTML5

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
1 129 (7.52%) SharePoint
2 84 (4.90%) Umbraco
3 62 (3.62%) CMS
4 58 (3.38%) IIS
5 32 (1.87%) EPiServer
6 29 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 27 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
8 21 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 20 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
10 18 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
11 16 (0.93%) Confluence
12 10 (0.58%) NServiceBus
13 8 (0.47%) Kentico
14 7 (0.41%) SugarCRM
14 7 (0.41%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (0.35%) WebLogic
16 5 (0.29%) Apache
16 5 (0.29%) Captiva
16 5 (0.29%) Documentum
Applications
1 36 (2.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.23%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.12%) Sketch
6 1 (0.058%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.058%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.058%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.058%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.058%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 110 (6.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.23%) Magento
3 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.12%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.058%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.058%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.058%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.058%) Revive Adserver
4 1 (0.058%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 640 (37.32%) Azure
2 143 (8.34%) AWS
3 85 (4.96%) Power Platform
4 73 (4.26%) Dynamics 365
5 71 (4.14%) Serverless
6 57 (3.32%) PaaS
7 53 (3.09%) Azure Functions
7 53 (3.09%) Office 365
8 32 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
9 29 (1.69%) GitHub
9 29 (1.69%) npm
9 29 (1.69%) SaaS
10 17 (0.99%) IaaS
11 15 (0.87%) GCP
12 12 (0.70%) PowerApps
13 11 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
14 10 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
15 9 (0.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 7 (0.41%) Loggly
17 6 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.40%) Internet
2 20 (1.17%) Intranet
3 14 (0.82%) HTTP
4 12 (0.70%) DNS
5 7 (0.41%) Firewall
5 7 (0.41%) SSL
5 7 (0.41%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.29%) VPN
6 5 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.17%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.12%) FTP
8 2 (0.12%) SMTP
8 2 (0.12%) Wireless
9 1 (0.058%) 3G
9 1 (0.058%) Bluetooth
9 1 (0.058%) DHCP
9 1 (0.058%) Extranet
9 1 (0.058%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.058%) SAN
9 1 (0.058%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 842 (49.10%) SQL Server
2 112 (6.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 89 (5.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 78 (4.55%) Power BI
5 62 (3.62%) Azure SQL Database
6 60 (3.50%) MySQL
7 59 (3.44%) NoSQL
8 53 (3.09%) Relational Database
9 51 (2.97%) Redis
10 49 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
11 46 (2.68%) Cosmos DB
12 44 (2.57%) SQL Server 2016
13 40 (2.33%) MongoDB
14 36 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
15 18 (1.05%) MS Access
16 16 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 13 (0.76%) QlikView
18 12 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
18 12 (0.70%) Oracle Database
19 11 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 289 (16.85%) Git (software)
2 162 (9.45%) Visual Studio
3 112 (6.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 91 (5.31%) Visual Studio Team System
5 90 (5.25%) Jenkins
5 90 (5.25%) TeamCity
6 72 (4.20%) NUnit
7 59 (3.44%) Octopus Deploy
8 53 (3.09%) Bitbucket
8 53 (3.09%) JIRA
9 38 (2.22%) gulp
10 35 (2.04%) Jasmine
11 34 (1.98%) Selenium
12 32 (1.87%) SpecFlow
13 28 (1.63%) Subversion
14 26 (1.52%) webpack
15 24 (1.40%) Moq
16 19 (1.11%) Karma Test Runner
17 14 (0.82%) MSTest
18 13 (0.76%) MSBuild
General
1 258 (15.04%) Finance
2 72 (4.20%) Public Sector
3 55 (3.21%) Banking
4 52 (3.03%) Retail
5 39 (2.27%) Law
6 33 (1.92%) Front Office
7 22 (1.28%) Telecoms
8 19 (1.11%) Marketing
9 17 (0.99%) Legal
10 15 (0.87%) Manufacturing
11 14 (0.82%) Military
11 14 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
12 8 (0.47%) Advertising
12 8 (0.47%) Back Office
12 8 (0.47%) Games
13 7 (0.41%) Electronics
13 7 (0.41%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.35%) Publishing
15 4 (0.23%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.17%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,446 (84.31%) Developer
2 876 (51.08%) .NET Developer
3 461 (26.88%) C# Developer
4 343 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 222 (12.94%) Full Stack Developer
6 217 (12.65%) ASP.NET Developer
7 151 (8.80%) Senior Developer
8 123 (7.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 117 (6.82%) Angular Developer
10 100 (5.83%) SQL Developer
11 94 (5.48%) Software Developer
12 92 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 92 (5.36%) Senior .NET Developer
13 85 (4.96%) Azure Developer
14 84 (4.90%) JavaScript Developer
15 71 (4.14%) Web Developer
16 68 (3.97%) React Developer
17 55 (3.21%) Lead Developer
18 53 (3.09%) Senior C# Developer
19 52 (3.03%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,714 (99.94%) .NET
2 735 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 680 (39.65%) HTML
4 663 (38.66%) CSS
5 563 (32.83%) ASP.NET Web API
6 542 (31.60%) AngularJS
7 496 (28.92%) .NET Framework
8 371 (21.63%) .NET Core
9 345 (20.12%) jQuery
10 299 (17.43%) Entity Framework
11 296 (17.26%) Web Services
12 249 (14.52%) React
13 185 (10.79%) HTML5
14 183 (10.67%) RESTful
15 174 (10.15%) REST
16 169 (9.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 147 (8.57%) ASP.NET Core
18 143 (8.34%) WCF
19 129 (7.52%) XML
20 115 (6.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 165 (9.62%) Greenfield Project
2 97 (5.66%) Enterprise Software
3 74 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (2.27%) User Experience
5 36 (2.10%) Hedge funds
6 32 (1.87%) Mobile App
7 17 (0.99%) Digital Media
7 17 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
8 15 (0.87%) Derivative
9 12 (0.70%) Data Structures
9 12 (0.70%) Management Information System
10 11 (0.64%) Algorithms
11 9 (0.52%) Wiki
12 8 (0.47%) Credit Derivative
12 8 (0.47%) Credit Risk
12 8 (0.47%) Fixed Income
12 8 (0.47%) Market Risk
13 7 (0.41%) Equity Derivative
14 6 (0.35%) NHS
14 6 (0.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 112 (6.53%) Windows
2 31 (1.81%) Android
3 23 (1.34%) Apple iOS
3 23 (1.34%) Windows Server
4 22 (1.28%) Linux
5 10 (0.58%) VMS
6 9 (0.52%) Unix
7 5 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (0.23%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.17%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.058%) CentOS
11 1 (0.058%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.058%) Solaris
11 1 (0.058%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,071 (62.45%) MVC
2 915 (53.35%) Agile Software Development
3 511 (29.80%) TDD
4 308 (17.96%) Scrum
5 244 (14.23%) SOLID
6 233 (13.59%) BDD
7 215 (12.54%) Continuous Integration
8 204 (11.90%) Microservices
9 200 (11.66%) DevOps
10 182 (10.61%) Web Development
11 179 (10.44%) OO
12 140 (8.16%) Kanban
13 137 (7.99%) CRM
14 130 (7.58%) Software Engineering
15 114 (6.65%) Unit Testing
16 107 (6.24%) Test Automation
17 84 (4.90%) SOA
18 73 (4.26%) OOP
19 69 (4.02%) SDLC
20 65 (3.79%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1,511 (88.10%) C#
2 957 (55.80%) JavaScript
3 594 (34.64%) SQL
4 163 (9.50%) TypeScript
5 131 (7.64%) T-SQL
6 77 (4.49%) Java
7 76 (4.43%) PowerShell
8 58 (3.38%) VB.NET
9 46 (2.68%) VB
10 42 (2.45%) PHP
11 38 (2.22%) VBA
12 37 (2.16%) Python
13 32 (1.87%) C++
14 24 (1.40%) PL/SQL
14 24 (1.40%) Ruby
15 18 (1.05%) VB6
16 15 (0.87%) C
17 11 (0.64%) ES6
18 10 (0.58%) VBScript
19 8 (0.47%) R
Qualifications
1 78 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 66 (3.85%) Degree
3 63 (3.67%) SC Cleared
4 24 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 13 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (0.58%) DBS Check
7 9 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (0.29%) ISEB
9 5 (0.29%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.17%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.17%) MCITP
10 3 (0.17%) MCSE
10 3 (0.17%) SANS
11 2 (0.12%) MCSD
12 1 (0.058%) CISSP
12 1 (0.058%) PhD
12 1 (0.058%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.058%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (3.73%) QA
2 5 (0.29%) SLA
3 3 (0.17%) GxP
3 3 (0.17%) HL7
4 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.058%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.058%) GDPR
5 1 (0.058%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.058%) NCSC
5 1 (0.058%) PMO
5 1 (0.058%) WCAG
System Software
1 94 (5.48%) Docker
2 43 (2.51%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.058%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.058%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 49 (2.86%) Kubernetes
2 15 (0.87%) Single Sign-On
3 13 (0.76%) Terraform
4 10 (0.58%) MIIS
4 10 (0.58%) SCCM
5 7 (0.41%) Ansible
6 6 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (0.23%) Puppet
8 3 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (0.17%) Kibana
8 3 (0.17%) SCOM
8 3 (0.17%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.17%) WebInspect
9 1 (0.058%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.058%) Control-M
9 1 (0.058%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.058%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.058%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.058%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.058%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 432 (25.19%) Microsoft
2 87 (5.07%) Oracle
3 49 (2.86%) Xamarin
4 27 (1.57%) Sitecore
5 20 (1.17%) Atlassian
6 18 (1.05%) Telerik
7 17 (0.99%) Google
8 16 (0.93%) Tableau
9 15 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
10 13 (0.76%) Cognos
11 11 (0.64%) MicroStrategy
12 8 (0.47%) Nintex
12 8 (0.47%) SAP
13 7 (0.41%) IBM
13 7 (0.41%) New Relic
14 6 (0.35%) DevExpress
14 6 (0.35%) webMethods
15 5 (0.29%) Micro Focus
15 5 (0.29%) OpenText
16 4 (0.23%) Sony