Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 163 122 85
Rank change year-on-year -41 -37 +8
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 437 1,709 2,757
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.69% 2.10% 2.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.31% 6.69% 8.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 1,370 2,163
Median daily rate £475 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +3.03% +5.77%
10th Percentile £312 £313 £305
90th Percentile £700 £550 £575
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 14
Median hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £48.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.53% -3.09% +26.80%
10th Percentile £26.50 £30.15 £22.60
90th Percentile £42.50 £60.00 £69.63
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £48.50
% change year-on-year -20.45% -9.28% +26.80%

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 8,228 25,543 33,370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.91% 31.42% 35.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,552 17,947 23,754
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £340 £325
90th Percentile £694 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £493 £475
% change year-on-year +1.52% +3.68% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 259 324
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £41.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +7.34% +4.81%
10th Percentile £22.50 £19.60 £15.40
90th Percentile £55.60 £63.75 £59.63
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.01 £41.53
% change year-on-year -20.47% +5.97% +3.83%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +19 243 £500 +5.26% 150
South East -29 55 £438 +2.94% 135
North of England -30 46 £363 -3.33% 174
Midlands -14 41 £326 -18.63% 111
South West +37 37 £410 +5.81% 64
North West -15 28 £363 -3.33% 115
West Midlands -11 21 £326 -23.41% 68
East Midlands +12 20 £331 -12.83% 43
Yorkshire +19 14 £328 -9.03% 42
East of England -1 6 £363 -14.71% 59
North East +24 4 £375 -6.25% 17
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 436 (99.77%) .NET
2 372 (85.13%) C#
3 257 (58.81%) JavaScript
4 231 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
5 191 (43.71%) Azure
6 185 (42.33%) SQL Server
7 175 (40.05%) SQL
8 149 (34.10%) HTML
9 147 (33.64%) AngularJS
10 144 (32.95%) MVC
11 127 (29.06%) ASP.NET Core
12 126 (28.83%) React
13 119 (27.23%) Finance
14 116 (26.54%) CSS
15 115 (26.32%) Microsoft
15 115 (26.32%) .NET Framework
16 113 (25.86%) .NET Core
17 105 (24.03%) Web Services
18 103 (23.57%) DevOps
19 96 (21.97%) ASP.NET Web API
20 95 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
21 85 (19.45%) AWS
22 77 (17.62%) Software Engineering
22 77 (17.62%) Microservices
23 76 (17.39%) TDD
24 71 (16.25%) Git (software)
25 70 (16.02%) Unit Testing
25 70 (16.02%) Migration
26 67 (15.33%) Vue.js
27 63 (14.42%) Fintech

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 39 (8.92%) SharePoint
2 28 (6.41%) Confluence
3 22 (5.03%) IIS
4 18 (4.12%) NServiceBus
5 12 (2.75%) Umbraco
6 11 (2.52%) CMS
7 7 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.14%) EPiServer
9 3 (0.69%) Mendix
9 3 (0.69%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (0.69%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.46%) Appian
10 2 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.23%) DNN
11 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.23%) Immediacy CMS
11 1 (0.23%) Kentico
11 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (3.43%) Photoshop
2 12 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (2.29%) Acrobat
4 7 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.46%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.23%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.37%) Visualfiles
3 3 (0.69%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.23%) OpenLink RightAngle
4 1 (0.23%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 191 (43.71%) Azure
2 85 (19.45%) AWS
3 22 (5.03%) GCP
4 15 (3.43%) Power Platform
5 9 (2.06%) OpenShift
5 9 (2.06%) Serverless
6 8 (1.83%) Dynamics 365
6 8 (1.83%) Logic Apps
7 6 (1.37%) Azure Functions
7 6 (1.37%) PaaS
8 5 (1.14%) PowerApps
8 5 (1.14%) SaaS
9 4 (0.92%) Azure Data Factory
9 4 (0.92%) GitHub
10 3 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
10 3 (0.69%) NuGet
11 2 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.46%) npm
11 2 (0.46%) Office 365
11 2 (0.46%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.83%) Internet
2 7 (1.60%) HTTP
3 5 (1.14%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (0.46%) FTP
4 2 (0.46%) Intranet
4 2 (0.46%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (42.33%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 30 (6.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 20 (4.58%) MongoDB
3 20 (4.58%) Relational Database
4 19 (4.35%) Oracle Database
5 11 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (2.52%) SQL Server 2017
6 10 (2.29%) Power BI
6 10 (2.29%) SQL Server 2016
7 9 (2.06%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (1.83%) MySQL
8 8 (1.83%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.83%) Redis
9 7 (1.60%) Cosmos DB
9 7 (1.60%) Couchbase
9 7 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.37%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 71 (16.25%) Git (software)
2 58 (13.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 47 (10.76%) Visual Studio
4 40 (9.15%) SpecFlow
5 39 (8.92%) JIRA
6 37 (8.47%) Selenium
7 22 (5.03%) Bitbucket
8 20 (4.58%) TeamCity
9 19 (4.35%) NUnit
10 17 (3.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 17 (3.89%) Octopus Deploy
11 15 (3.43%) MSTest
12 13 (2.97%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 11 (2.52%) Jenkins
13 11 (2.52%) Subversion
14 9 (2.06%) Jasmine
14 9 (2.06%) Sonatype Nexus
15 7 (1.60%) MbUnit
15 7 (1.60%) Mercurial
15 7 (1.60%) Oracle APEX
General
1 119 (27.23%) Finance
2 62 (14.19%) Front Office
3 21 (4.81%) Public Sector
4 20 (4.58%) Banking
5 8 (1.83%) Law
5 8 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.37%) Back Office
7 5 (1.14%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.92%) Marketing
9 3 (0.69%) Electronics
9 3 (0.69%) International Banking
9 3 (0.69%) Retail
10 2 (0.46%) Advertising
10 2 (0.46%) Automotive
10 2 (0.46%) Legal
10 2 (0.46%) Publishing
11 1 (0.23%) Billing
11 1 (0.23%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 337 (77.12%) Developer
2 215 (49.20%) .NET Developer
3 73 (16.70%) C# Developer
4 63 (14.42%) ASP.NET Developer
5 54 (12.36%) AWS Engineer
6 53 (12.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 46 (10.53%) Software Engineer
8 44 (10.07%) Azure Developer
9 41 (9.38%) .NET Software Engineer
10 40 (9.15%) AWS Software Engineer
11 37 (8.47%) React Developer
12 36 (8.24%) SQL Developer
13 35 (8.01%) .NET Software Developer
14 33 (7.55%) JavaScript Developer
15 30 (6.86%) Full Stack Developer
16 27 (6.18%) HTML Developer
17 26 (5.95%) AWS Developer
17 26 (5.95%) Developer/Software Engineer
18 24 (5.49%) Software Developer
19 22 (5.03%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 436 (99.77%) .NET
2 149 (34.10%) HTML
3 147 (33.64%) AngularJS
4 127 (29.06%) ASP.NET Core
5 126 (28.83%) React
6 116 (26.54%) CSS
7 115 (26.32%) .NET Framework
8 113 (25.86%) .NET Core
9 105 (24.03%) Web Services
10 96 (21.97%) ASP.NET Web API
11 95 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
12 67 (15.33%) Vue.js
13 62 (14.19%) Entity Framework
14 57 (13.04%) HTML5
15 55 (12.59%) RESTful
16 54 (12.36%) jQuery
17 32 (7.32%) REST
17 32 (7.32%) SOAP
17 32 (7.32%) XML
18 30 (6.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 58 (13.27%) Derivative
1 58 (13.27%) Fixed Income
1 58 (13.27%) Hedge funds
2 53 (12.13%) Equities
2 53 (12.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 33 (7.55%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (4.12%) User Experience
5 11 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.29%) Client/Server
6 10 (2.29%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.14%) Credit Risk
7 5 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.14%) Private Cloud
8 4 (0.92%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.92%) Management Information System
8 4 (0.92%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.92%) NHS
8 4 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (0.92%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.46%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 51 (11.67%) Windows
2 23 (5.26%) Linux
3 16 (3.66%) Windows Server
4 11 (2.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (1.83%) Android
6 7 (1.60%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.14%) Windows Server 2016
8 4 (0.92%) Unix
9 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (32.95%) MVC
3 103 (23.57%) DevOps
4 77 (17.62%) Microservices
4 77 (17.62%) Software Engineering
5 76 (17.39%) TDD
6 70 (16.02%) Migration
6 70 (16.02%) Unit Testing
7 63 (14.42%) Asset Management
7 63 (14.42%) Fintech
8 58 (13.27%) Investment Management
9 52 (11.90%) OO
10 50 (11.44%) Scrum
11 42 (9.61%) SOLID
12 41 (9.38%) Web Development
13 37 (8.47%) Test Automation
14 35 (8.01%) BDD
15 34 (7.78%) SOA
16 30 (6.86%) Continuous Integration
17 23 (5.26%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 372 (85.13%) C#
2 257 (58.81%) JavaScript
3 175 (40.05%) SQL
4 60 (13.73%) PowerShell
5 56 (12.81%) T-SQL
6 40 (9.15%) Java
7 26 (5.95%) VB.NET
8 21 (4.81%) TypeScript
9 20 (4.58%) VB
10 19 (4.35%) PL/SQL
10 19 (4.35%) Python
11 14 (3.20%) VB6
12 9 (2.06%) VBA
13 6 (1.37%) XAML
14 5 (1.14%) PHP
14 5 (1.14%) Shell Script
14 5 (1.14%) VBScript
15 4 (0.92%) Objective-C
16 3 (0.69%) Apple Swift
16 3 (0.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 38 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 35 (8.01%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.06%) Degree
4 5 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.46%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.23%) MCPD
7 1 (0.23%) OCPJP
7 1 (0.23%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.23%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.26%) QA
2 7 (1.60%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.46%) SLA
4 1 (0.23%) EMIR
4 1 (0.23%) HL7
4 1 (0.23%) MiFID
4 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.23%) SEPA
4 1 (0.23%) WCAG
System Software
1 22 (5.03%) Docker
2 6 (1.37%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (3.89%) Ansible
2 11 (2.52%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.23%) Control-M
3 1 (0.23%) Grafana
3 1 (0.23%) Kibana
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.23%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.23%) Puppet
3 1 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 115 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.18%) Atlassian
3 26 (5.95%) Oracle
4 18 (4.12%) Adobe
5 17 (3.89%) Google
6 14 (3.20%) Xamarin
7 9 (2.06%) IFS
7 9 (2.06%) SAP
8 8 (1.83%) Cognos
9 7 (1.60%) DevExpress
9 7 (1.60%) Sitecore
10 5 (1.14%) Databricks
11 4 (0.92%) Telerik
12 2 (0.46%) Apple
12 2 (0.46%) CheckPoint
12 2 (0.46%) Sage
12 2 (0.46%) SolarWinds
12 2 (0.46%) Sybase
12 2 (0.46%) Tableau
13 1 (0.23%) Bloomberg