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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 12 August 2022 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
12 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 241 246 152
Rank change year-on-year +5 -94 -32
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 852 683 536
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.17% 1.16% 1.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.37% 3.85% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 673 506 397
10th Percentile £400 £320 £313
25th Percentile £456 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £438 £475
Median % change year-on-year +25.71% -7.89% +11.76%
75th Percentile £663 £574 £538
90th Percentile £750 £664 £660
UK median daily rate £530 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +17.78% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 22 2
10th Percentile £48.72 £25.30 £26.28
25th Percentile £54.30 £34.00 £30.44
Median hourly rate £63.60 £43.42 £38.25
Median % change year-on-year +46.48% +13.51% -30.45%
75th Percentile - £51.22 £46.44
90th Percentile - £53.60 £50.83
UK median hourly rate £63.60 £43.42 £38.25
% change year-on-year +46.48% +13.51% -30.45%

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 19,477 17,721 9,383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 26.79% 30.04% 30.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,464 12,812 6,686
10th Percentile £405 £363 £330
25th Percentile £475 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £675 £625 £594
90th Percentile £775 £700 £675
UK median daily rate £565 £510 £500
% change year-on-year +10.78% +2.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 178 86
10th Percentile £19.73 £16.06 £20.63
25th Percentile £37.94 £27.63 £30.31
Median hourly rate £59.50 £48.27 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +23.28% +7.26% -4.43%
75th Percentile £67.50 £62.95 £57.88
90th Percentile £76.89 £70.30 £67.38
UK median hourly rate £59.00 £47.88 £45.00
% change year-on-year +23.24% +6.39% -

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 12 August 2022.

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 12 August 2022.

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 12 August 2022. 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
Jobs
London +45 536 £600 +9.09% 165
South East -51 65 £463 +12.12% 91
Midlands -30 51 £423 +12.67% 53
North of England -86 50 £425 +3.34% 93
South West -1 40 £538 +26.47% 43
West Midlands -22 29 £413 +5.90% 29
North West -66 29 £425 +3.66% 51
East Midlands -5 21 £450 +22.03% 24
East of England -9 19 £625 +66.67% 43
Yorkshire -36 19 £400 -5.88% 27
North East -19 2 £575 +51.32% 15
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 12 August 2022, 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.

1 852 (100.00%) .NET
2 737 (86.50%) C#
3 423 (49.65%) Azure
4 412 (48.36%) Agile
5 409 (48.00%) SQL Server
6 375 (44.01%) JavaScript
7 333 (39.08%) SQL
8 291 (34.15%) MVC
9 290 (34.04%) .NET Framework
10 263 (30.87%) CSS
11 255 (29.93%) ASP.NET Web API
12 253 (29.69%) .NET Core
13 249 (29.23%) Finance
14 246 (28.87%) HTML
15 237 (27.82%) DevOps
16 233 (27.35%) ASP.NET MVC
17 232 (27.23%) Microservices
18 226 (26.53%) Microsoft
19 193 (22.65%) AngularJS
20 185 (21.71%) Full Stack Development
21 184 (21.60%) CI/CD
22 174 (20.42%) ASP.NET Core
23 168 (19.72%) Git (software)
24 159 (18.66%) TDD
25 157 (18.43%) Azure DevOps
25 157 (18.43%) React
26 153 (17.96%) Software Engineering
27 140 (16.43%) Social Skills
28 135 (15.85%) AWS
29 132 (15.49%) RESTful

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 72 (8.45%) SharePoint
2 38 (4.46%) Confluence
3 30 (3.52%) BizTalk Server
4 23 (2.70%) Umbraco
5 20 (2.35%) CMS
6 18 (2.11%) Sitefinity
7 10 (1.17%) IIS
8 6 (0.70%) Tomcat
9 5 (0.59%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.47%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.47%) Ethereum
10 4 (0.47%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.47%) OpenZeppelin
10 4 (0.47%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.35%) Apache
11 3 (0.35%) Kentico
11 3 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.23%) Documentum
12 2 (0.23%) Oracle Coherence
12 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.23%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.12%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.12%) Endur
2 1 (0.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 423 (49.65%) Azure
2 157 (18.43%) Azure DevOps
3 135 (15.85%) AWS
4 42 (4.93%) GCP
5 40 (4.69%) Azure Service Bus
6 38 (4.46%) SaaS
7 36 (4.23%) Power Platform
8 32 (3.76%) Azure AKS
8 32 (3.76%) Serverless
9 29 (3.40%) Azure Pipelines
10 27 (3.17%) GitHub
11 25 (2.93%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 25 (2.93%) Azure Functions
11 25 (2.93%) PowerApps
12 23 (2.70%) Microsoft 365
13 20 (2.35%) Azure Active Directory
13 20 (2.35%) PaaS
14 19 (2.23%) Azure Logic Apps
15 18 (2.11%) AWS CodeDeploy
16 16 (1.88%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.59%) AMQP
2 4 (0.47%) Internet
2 4 (0.47%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (0.35%) HTTPS
3 3 (0.35%) Network Security
4 1 (0.12%) Intranet
4 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 409 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 46 (5.40%) NoSQL
3 44 (5.16%) Redis
4 39 (4.58%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (3.17%) Azure SQL Database
6 25 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (2.46%) Relational Database
8 20 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (1.53%) Power BI
10 12 (1.41%) MySQL
11 11 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.29%) DynamoDB
12 10 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (1.06%) Firebird
13 9 (1.06%) MongoDB
14 8 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (0.59%) RDBMS
16 3 (0.35%) DB2
16 3 (0.35%) MariaDB
16 3 (0.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 168 (19.72%) Git (software)
2 87 (10.21%) JIRA
3 81 (9.51%) NUnit
4 72 (8.45%) TeamCity
5 68 (7.98%) Jenkins
6 58 (6.81%) Visual Studio
7 48 (5.63%) Moq
7 48 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 29 (3.40%) gulp
9 25 (2.93%) Octopus Deploy
10 21 (2.46%) Cucumber
10 21 (2.46%) SpecFlow
11 17 (2.00%) Bitbucket
11 17 (2.00%) Grunt
11 17 (2.00%) Jasmine
12 16 (1.88%) Visual Studio Team System
13 13 (1.53%) GitLab
14 11 (1.29%) Selenium
15 10 (1.17%) Yeoman
16 8 (0.94%) Cypress.io
General
1 249 (29.23%) Finance
2 140 (16.43%) Social Skills
3 120 (14.08%) Front Office
4 70 (8.22%) Banking
5 65 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
6 62 (7.28%) Public Sector
7 40 (4.69%) Investment Banking
8 17 (2.00%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.53%) Legal
10 12 (1.41%) Law
11 11 (1.29%) Financial Institution
11 11 (1.29%) Telecoms
12 10 (1.17%) Marketing
13 8 (0.94%) Electronics
13 8 (0.94%) Presentation Skills
14 5 (0.59%) Back Office
15 3 (0.35%) Aviation
15 3 (0.35%) Organisational Skills
15 3 (0.35%) Publishing
15 3 (0.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 683 (80.16%) Developer
2 387 (45.42%) .NET Developer
3 156 (18.31%) C# Developer
4 105 (12.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 88 (10.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 75 (8.80%) Senior Developer
7 69 (8.10%) Azure Developer
8 67 (7.86%) Software Developer
9 53 (6.22%) .NET Software Developer
9 53 (6.22%) Software Engineer
10 45 (5.28%) ASP.NET Developer
11 43 (5.05%) Front Office Developer
12 41 (4.81%) .NET Software Engineer
13 38 (4.46%) Senior .NET Developer
14 36 (4.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 35 (4.11%) Angular Developer
15 35 (4.11%) Finance Manager
15 35 (4.11%) React Developer
16 32 (3.76%) SQL Developer
17 30 (3.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 852 (100.00%) .NET
2 290 (34.04%) .NET Framework
3 263 (30.87%) CSS
4 255 (29.93%) ASP.NET Web API
5 253 (29.69%) .NET Core
6 246 (28.87%) HTML
7 233 (27.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 193 (22.65%) AngularJS
9 174 (20.42%) ASP.NET Core
10 157 (18.43%) React
11 132 (15.49%) RESTful
12 111 (13.03%) Entity Framework
13 106 (12.44%) jQuery
14 82 (9.62%) Web Services
15 80 (9.39%) HTML5
16 79 (9.27%) REST
17 71 (8.33%) XML
18 70 (8.22%) Node.js
19 60 (7.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 58 (6.81%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 77 (9.04%) Fixed Income
2 74 (8.69%) Derivative
3 67 (7.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 56 (6.57%) Hedge funds
5 48 (5.63%) Equities
6 40 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
7 31 (3.64%) User Experience
8 26 (3.05%) Mobile App
9 21 (2.46%) Low-Code
10 20 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.17%) Algorithms
12 9 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
12 9 (1.06%) N-Tier
13 8 (0.94%) Market Risk
13 8 (0.94%) Virtual Team
14 6 (0.70%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.70%) Legacy Code
14 6 (0.70%) Self-Motivation
15 5 (0.59%) Reinsurance
16 4 (0.47%) Blockchain
Operating Systems
1 54 (6.34%) Windows
2 17 (2.00%) Linux
3 8 (0.94%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.59%) Unix
5 4 (0.47%) Android
5 4 (0.47%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2016
6 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (48.36%) Agile
2 291 (34.15%) MVC
3 237 (27.82%) DevOps
4 232 (27.23%) Microservices
5 185 (21.71%) Full Stack Development
6 184 (21.60%) CI/CD
7 159 (18.66%) TDD
8 153 (17.96%) Software Engineering
9 117 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
9 117 (13.73%) Scrum
10 110 (12.91%) SDLC
11 109 (12.79%) Test Automation
12 92 (10.80%) OO
13 87 (10.21%) Fintech
14 78 (9.15%) SOLID
15 70 (8.22%) Kanban
16 69 (8.10%) Asset Management
17 67 (7.86%) Unit Testing
18 63 (7.39%) Multithreading
19 59 (6.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 737 (86.50%) C#
2 375 (44.01%) JavaScript
3 333 (39.08%) SQL
4 104 (12.21%) TypeScript
5 99 (11.62%) PowerShell
6 67 (7.86%) T-SQL
6 67 (7.86%) VB.NET
7 63 (7.39%) Python
8 57 (6.69%) Java
9 24 (2.82%) PL/SQL
10 19 (2.23%) Shell Script
11 15 (1.76%) C
12 14 (1.64%) C++
13 12 (1.41%) ES6
14 9 (1.06%) Delphi
14 9 (1.06%) VB
15 8 (0.94%) PHP
16 4 (0.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 4 (0.47%) Go
16 4 (0.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 71 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 60 (7.04%) SC Cleared
3 36 (4.23%) Degree
4 12 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.82%) HND
7 6 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (0.70%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.70%) MCSA
8 3 (0.35%) HNC
8 3 (0.35%) MCP
8 3 (0.35%) MCSD
8 3 (0.35%) MCSE
9 2 (0.23%) ISEB
9 2 (0.23%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.23%) MCAD
9 2 (0.23%) MCTS
9 2 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.12%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.63%) QA
2 10 (1.17%) Accessibility
3 3 (0.35%) GDPR
4 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.23%) WCAG
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 120 (14.08%) Docker
2 26 (3.05%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.23%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.23%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 112 (13.15%) Kubernetes
2 35 (4.11%) Ansible
2 35 (4.11%) Terraform
3 27 (3.17%) MIIS
4 3 (0.35%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (0.35%) Grafana
4 3 (0.35%) Graphite
5 2 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.12%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 226 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 87 (10.21%) Oracle
3 30 (3.52%) Sitecore
4 28 (3.29%) Google
5 20 (2.35%) TIBCO
6 19 (2.23%) Atlassian
7 18 (2.11%) Pega
8 14 (1.64%) Adobe
9 12 (1.41%) Tealium
10 9 (1.06%) IBM
10 9 (1.06%) SAP
10 9 (1.06%) Xamarin
11 8 (0.94%) Siemens
12 7 (0.82%) MuleSoft
13 6 (0.70%) DevExpress
14 4 (0.47%) Apple
14 4 (0.47%) Sybase
15 2 (0.23%) Dell
15 2 (0.23%) iManage
15 2 (0.23%) Intapp