Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 75 54
Rank change year-on-year -19 -21 -3
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 2434 2962 3614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.61% 3.04% 3.45%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.05% 9.91% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1906 2171 2619
England median daily rate £400 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +0.67% +6.43%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £272
90th Percentile £538 £538 £508
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 41 33
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +7.99% -1.23%
10th Percentile £23.88 £22.00 £19.79
90th Percentile £50.75 £45.75 £46.80
UK median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +1.25% +7.99% -1.23%

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 30223 29881 30183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.42% 30.68% 28.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 21510 20879 20919
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 344 505
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +9.49%
10th Percentile £18.58 £14.52 £14.64
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 -16 1051 £450 +5.88% 176
South East -27 438 £375 +3.45% 137
North of England -9 340 £343 +1.18% 198
Midlands -6 271 £340 -2.86% 115
South West -8 240 £350 - 44
North West -4 183 £350 - 101
Yorkshire +4 149 £338 +3.85% 80
West Midlands -12 140 £350 - 49
East Midlands -4 130 £340 +0.74% 66
East of England -52 90 £350 - 63
North East +13 8 £375 +1.35% 17
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 2432 (99.92%) .NET
2 2164 (88.91%) C#
3 1701 (69.88%) MVC
4 1271 (52.22%) SQL Server
5 1261 (51.81%) JavaScript
6 1246 (51.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1238 (50.86%) Agile Software Development
8 1015 (41.70%) HTML
9 997 (40.96%) SQL
10 918 (37.72%) CSS
11 875 (35.95%) ASP.NET Web API
12 842 (34.59%) AngularJS
13 728 (29.91%) Microsoft
14 690 (28.35%) TDD
15 617 (25.35%) .NET Framework
16 596 (24.49%) jQuery
17 481 (19.76%) Scrum
18 477 (19.60%) Microsoft Azure
19 447 (18.36%) Finance
20 420 (17.26%) Web Services
21 403 (16.56%) Web Development
22 400 (16.43%) HTML5
23 394 (16.19%) WCF
24 386 (15.86%) Entity Framework
25 302 (12.41%) T-SQL
26 298 (12.24%) Visual Studio
27 283 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
28 278 (11.42%) Unit Testing
29 276 (11.34%) Team Foundation Server
30 269 (11.05%) Git (software)

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
1 186 (7.64%) CMS
2 131 (5.38%) SharePoint
3 122 (5.01%) IIS
4 107 (4.40%) Umbraco
5 87 (3.57%) Elasticsearch
6 70 (2.88%) Sitecore CMS
7 44 (1.81%) NServiceBus
8 30 (1.23%) EPiServer
8 30 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
9 25 (1.03%) Kentico
10 23 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
11 21 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
12 19 (0.78%) Confluence
13 17 (0.70%) Apache
14 13 (0.53%) Apache Solr
15 8 (0.33%) Tomcat
15 8 (0.33%) WebLogic
16 7 (0.29%) JBoss
16 7 (0.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 7 (0.29%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 28 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (0.86%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (0.29%) InfoPath
4 7 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.16%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.12%) InVision
6 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.082%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.041%) Simulink
8 1 (0.041%) Stata
Business Applications
1 82 (3.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (0.25%) Teamcenter
4 4 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.12%) Endur
5 3 (0.12%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.041%) Magento
6 1 (0.041%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.041%) nopCommerce
6 1 (0.041%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.041%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.041%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.041%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 477 (19.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 218 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (2.18%) GitHub
4 41 (1.68%) Office 365
5 35 (1.44%) SaaS
6 31 (1.27%) PaaS
7 23 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
7 23 (0.94%) IaaS
8 20 (0.82%) Serverless
9 18 (0.74%) npm
10 16 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
10 16 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
11 14 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (0.58%) Firebase
12 10 (0.41%) AWS Lambda
13 6 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
14 5 (0.21%) OneDrive
15 3 (0.12%) Azure Machine Learning
15 3 (0.12%) Google Analytics
15 3 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 41 (1.68%) Intranet
2 31 (1.27%) Internet
3 17 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 16 (0.66%) DNS
5 13 (0.53%) HTTP
5 13 (0.53%) SMTP
6 11 (0.45%) SSL
7 7 (0.29%) Firewall
7 7 (0.29%) SMS
8 4 (0.16%) IMAP
8 4 (0.16%) LDAP
8 4 (0.16%) Network Security
8 4 (0.16%) Reverse Proxy
8 4 (0.16%) VPN
9 3 (0.12%) ATM
9 3 (0.12%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.12%) FTP
9 3 (0.12%) SSH
10 2 (0.082%) Broadband
10 2 (0.082%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1271 (52.22%) SQL Server
2 160 (6.57%) NoSQL
3 156 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 154 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 134 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 120 (4.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 119 (4.89%) MongoDB
8 67 (2.75%) Relational Database
9 56 (2.30%) SQL Server 2016
10 38 (1.56%) MySQL
11 37 (1.52%) Oracle Database
11 37 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
12 33 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
13 32 (1.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 31 (1.27%) Power BI
15 24 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
16 23 (0.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 23 (0.94%) Hadoop
17 20 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
18 18 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 298 (12.24%) Visual Studio
2 276 (11.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 269 (11.05%) Git (software)
4 123 (5.05%) TeamCity
5 115 (4.72%) Octopus Deploy
6 105 (4.31%) NUnit
7 89 (3.66%) JIRA
8 72 (2.96%) Selenium
9 63 (2.59%) Subversion
10 53 (2.18%) MSTest
10 53 (2.18%) Visual Studio Team System
11 49 (2.01%) Moq
12 45 (1.85%) gulp
13 41 (1.68%) Jenkins
13 41 (1.68%) SpecFlow
14 39 (1.60%) ReSharper
15 36 (1.48%) MSBuild
16 32 (1.31%) JIRA Agile
17 26 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 22 (0.90%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 447 (18.36%) Finance
2 181 (7.44%) Banking
3 93 (3.82%) Retail
4 75 (3.08%) Marketing
5 53 (2.18%) Investment Banking
5 53 (2.18%) Manufacturing
6 45 (1.85%) Advertising
6 45 (1.85%) Financial Institution
7 44 (1.81%) Telecoms
8 36 (1.48%) Electronics
9 28 (1.15%) Front Office
10 26 (1.07%) Law
11 20 (0.82%) Legal
12 18 (0.74%) Automotive
13 14 (0.58%) Games
14 9 (0.37%) Back Office
14 9 (0.37%) Publishing
15 8 (0.33%) Private Banking
16 4 (0.16%) Aerospace
17 3 (0.12%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 2155 (88.54%) Developer
2 1355 (55.67%) .NET Developer
3 896 (36.81%) C# Developer
4 645 (26.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 522 (21.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 409 (16.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 347 (14.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 292 (12.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 264 (10.85%) Senior Developer
10 262 (10.76%) SQL Developer
11 176 (7.23%) Angular Developer
12 167 (6.86%) Senior .NET Developer
13 142 (5.83%) Web Developer
14 111 (4.56%) Software Developer
15 106 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
16 98 (4.03%) JavaScript Developer
17 90 (3.70%) Sitecore Developer
18 84 (3.45%) Agile Developer
19 81 (3.33%) Lead Developer
20 78 (3.20%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2432 (99.92%) .NET
2 1246 (51.19%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1015 (41.70%) HTML
4 918 (37.72%) CSS
5 875 (35.95%) ASP.NET Web API
6 842 (34.59%) AngularJS
7 617 (25.35%) .NET Framework
8 596 (24.49%) jQuery
9 420 (17.26%) Web Services
10 400 (16.43%) HTML5
11 394 (16.19%) WCF
12 386 (15.86%) Entity Framework
13 249 (10.23%) REST
14 234 (9.61%) RESTful
15 233 (9.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 232 (9.53%) React
17 225 (9.24%) CSS3
18 193 (7.93%) Ajax
19 180 (7.40%) XML
20 170 (6.98%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 235 (9.65%) Greenfield Project
2 101 (4.15%) User Experience
3 81 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 70 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
5 69 (2.83%) N-Tier
6 66 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
7 65 (2.67%) Mobile App
8 60 (2.47%) Fintech
9 30 (1.23%) Blog
10 28 (1.15%) Hedge funds
10 28 (1.15%) Public Cloud
11 27 (1.11%) Client/Server
12 26 (1.07%) Fixed Income
13 24 (0.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 22 (0.90%) Equities
14 22 (0.90%) W3C
15 13 (0.53%) Online Banking
16 11 (0.45%) iPad
17 10 (0.41%) Credit Risk
18 9 (0.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 232 (9.53%) Windows
2 48 (1.97%) Windows Server
3 40 (1.64%) Android
4 36 (1.48%) Apple iOS
5 35 (1.44%) Linux
6 22 (0.90%) Unix
7 8 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
8 7 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.16%) MVS
10 4 (0.16%) Solaris
10 4 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.082%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.082%) Nucleus RTOS
11 2 (0.082%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.041%) HPUX
12 1 (0.041%) VMS
12 1 (0.041%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.041%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.041%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1701 (69.88%) MVC
2 1238 (50.86%) Agile Software Development
3 690 (28.35%) TDD
4 481 (19.76%) Scrum
5 403 (16.56%) Web Development
6 283 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
7 278 (11.42%) Unit Testing
8 263 (10.81%) BDD
9 244 (10.02%) SOLID
10 183 (7.52%) Microservices
11 178 (7.31%) Software Engineering
12 172 (7.07%) Front End Development
13 162 (6.66%) DevOps
14 159 (6.53%) OO
15 146 (6.00%) Test Automation
16 138 (5.67%) E-Commerce
17 128 (5.26%) SDLC
18 111 (4.56%) Kanban
19 110 (4.52%) SOA
20 98 (4.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2164 (88.91%) C#
2 1261 (51.81%) JavaScript
3 997 (40.96%) SQL
4 302 (12.41%) T-SQL
5 170 (6.98%) VB.NET
6 122 (5.01%) TypeScript
7 77 (3.16%) PowerShell
8 76 (3.12%) Java
9 50 (2.05%) VB
10 33 (1.36%) PHP
11 28 (1.15%) C
11 28 (1.15%) Ruby
11 28 (1.15%) VB6
12 24 (0.99%) PL/SQL
12 24 (0.99%) Python
13 22 (0.90%) C++
13 22 (0.90%) ES6
14 21 (0.86%) VBA
15 17 (0.70%) ECMAScript
15 17 (0.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 115 (4.72%) Degree
2 54 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 46 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 34 (1.40%) SC Cleared
5 23 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
7 9 (0.37%) Master's Degree
8 8 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (0.33%) MCP
9 5 (0.21%) MCSD
9 5 (0.21%) MCTS
10 3 (0.12%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.12%) MCPD
11 2 (0.082%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.082%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.082%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.082%) HND
11 2 (0.082%) MBA
12 1 (0.041%) HNC
12 1 (0.041%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (2.75%) QA
2 11 (0.45%) MiFID
3 9 (0.37%) SLA
4 7 (0.29%) WCAG
5 6 (0.25%) GAAP
6 5 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.21%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.12%) COBIT
8 3 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.12%) HL7
9 2 (0.082%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.041%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.041%) PSD2
System Software
1 55 (2.26%) Docker
2 35 (1.44%) Active Directory
3 16 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.16%) ISA Server
5 4 (0.16%) vSphere
6 3 (0.12%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.12%) UAG
7 2 (0.082%) XenApp
7 2 (0.082%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.041%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 27 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
2 19 (0.78%) Ansible
3 16 (0.66%) Puppet
4 11 (0.45%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.12%) Kibana
5 3 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.082%) CA Service Virtualization
6 2 (0.082%) Nagios
6 2 (0.082%) SCCM
6 2 (0.082%) Terraform
6 2 (0.082%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.041%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.041%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.041%) logstash
7 1 (0.041%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.041%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 728 (29.91%) Microsoft
2 158 (6.49%) Oracle
3 151 (6.20%) Sitecore
4 46 (1.89%) Xamarin
5 41 (1.68%) SAP
6 29 (1.19%) DevExpress
7 21 (0.86%) Google
8 14 (0.58%) Telerik
8 14 (0.58%) VMware
9 11 (0.45%) Apple
9 11 (0.45%) Atlassian
9 11 (0.45%) Twitter
10 10 (0.41%) Nintex
11 9 (0.37%) IBM
12 8 (0.33%) Adobe
12 8 (0.33%) Tableau
13 7 (0.29%) Apigee
13 7 (0.29%) Blue Prism
13 7 (0.29%) Capita
14 6 (0.25%) Cisco