Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 107 91 81
Rank change year-on-year -16 -10 -6
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 1,972 2,520 2,377
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.35% 2.72% 2.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.13% 8.17% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,592 1,948 1,778
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £319 £300 £263
90th Percentile £562 £550 £538
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 17
England median hourly rate £55.00 £43.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% +16.67% +4.90%
10th Percentile £21.90 £39.88 £14.25
90th Percentile £60.00 £52.75 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £43.75 £30.25
% change year-on-year +8.57% +44.63% -13.57%

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 27,661 30,860 26,858
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.01% 33.26% 32.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 19,504 21,922 18,662
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £338 £313 £305
90th Percentile £650 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £490 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +3.16% +8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 275 327 331
England median hourly rate £43.50 £42.25 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.96% +3.05% +7.19%
10th Percentile £18.50 £17.40 £18.75
90th Percentile £60.45 £58.75 £54.00
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.13 £40.26
% change year-on-year +0.89% +4.63% +5.95%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -41 738 £475 - 238
South East +44 495 £443 +14.94% 249
North of England -15 341 £375 +3.45% 296
Midlands +2 211 £393 +10.56% 212
North West -6 164 £375 +1.35% 143
Yorkshire -30 131 £363 -3.33% 130
West Midlands -11 121 £425 +13.33% 93
South West -69 116 £400 +6.67% 99
East Midlands +17 86 £380 +12.59% 119
East of England -11 82 £390 +1.30% 89
North East +12 46 £438 +45.83% 23
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 1,969 (99.85%) .NET
2 1,741 (88.29%) C#
3 1,261 (63.95%) MVC
4 1,129 (57.25%) JavaScript
5 1,030 (52.23%) Agile Software Development
6 985 (49.95%) SQL Server
7 906 (45.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 885 (44.88%) HTML
9 814 (41.28%) CSS
10 712 (36.11%) SQL
11 689 (34.94%) ASP.NET Web API
12 670 (33.98%) Microsoft Azure
13 641 (32.51%) AngularJS
14 582 (29.51%) .NET Framework
15 571 (28.96%) TDD
16 472 (23.94%) Microsoft
17 456 (23.12%) jQuery
18 355 (18.00%) Web Services
19 350 (17.75%) Finance
20 330 (16.73%) Entity Framework
21 324 (16.43%) Scrum
22 323 (16.38%) Git (software)
23 305 (15.47%) .NET Core
24 278 (14.10%) BDD
25 276 (14.00%) HTML5
26 266 (13.49%) React
27 252 (12.78%) Microservices
27 252 (12.78%) Visual Studio
28 250 (12.68%) RESTful
29 247 (12.53%) 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
1 130 (6.59%) SharePoint
2 102 (5.17%) CMS
3 83 (4.21%) Umbraco
4 59 (2.99%) IIS
5 38 (1.93%) SharePoint 2013
6 37 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 29 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
8 26 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
9 21 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
10 20 (1.01%) EPiServer
11 17 (0.86%) Confluence
12 12 (0.61%) Apache Solr
12 12 (0.61%) NServiceBus
13 7 (0.35%) Apache
13 7 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
13 7 (0.35%) WebSphere
14 6 (0.30%) ColdFusion
15 4 (0.20%) DNN
15 4 (0.20%) Drupal
15 4 (0.20%) Kentico
Applications
1 41 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.30%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.10%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.051%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.051%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.051%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.051%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.051%) InVision
Business Applications
1 90 (4.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.20%) Magento
3 4 (0.20%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.10%) Endur
4 2 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
4 2 (0.10%) SAP MII
4 2 (0.10%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.051%) Revive Adserver
5 1 (0.051%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 670 (33.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 151 (7.66%) Amazon AWS
3 67 (3.40%) Office 365
4 63 (3.19%) PaaS
4 63 (3.19%) Power Platform
5 51 (2.59%) SaaS
6 47 (2.38%) Serverless
7 39 (1.98%) Dynamics 365
8 36 (1.83%) IaaS
9 29 (1.47%) Azure Functions
10 22 (1.12%) GitHub
11 21 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
12 19 (0.96%) Azure Active Directory
13 15 (0.76%) npm
14 14 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
15 12 (0.61%) Loggly
16 10 (0.51%) Yammer
17 9 (0.46%) PowerApps
18 7 (0.35%) Force.com
18 7 (0.35%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 43 (2.18%) Internet
2 30 (1.52%) Intranet
3 13 (0.66%) AMQP
3 13 (0.66%) HTTP
4 12 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (0.56%) Reverse Proxy
6 10 (0.51%) TCP/IP
7 8 (0.41%) FTP
8 5 (0.25%) SSL
9 3 (0.15%) DNS
9 3 (0.15%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.10%) 3G
10 2 (0.10%) 4G
10 2 (0.10%) Bluetooth
10 2 (0.10%) DHCP
10 2 (0.10%) Network Security
10 2 (0.10%) NFC
10 2 (0.10%) SMTP
10 2 (0.10%) SSH
10 2 (0.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 985 (49.95%) SQL Server
2 104 (5.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 87 (4.41%) Relational Database
4 82 (4.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 77 (3.90%) MySQL
6 70 (3.55%) NoSQL
7 65 (3.30%) Azure SQL Database
8 63 (3.19%) Redis
9 54 (2.74%) Power BI
10 50 (2.54%) SQL Server 2012
11 42 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
12 36 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
13 35 (1.77%) MongoDB
14 24 (1.22%) Cosmos DB
15 23 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
16 22 (1.12%) RDBMS
17 21 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
18 19 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 15 (0.76%) MS Access
20 13 (0.66%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 323 (16.38%) Git (software)
2 252 (12.78%) Visual Studio
3 141 (7.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 123 (6.24%) Visual Studio Team System
5 107 (5.43%) TeamCity
6 66 (3.35%) Jenkins
7 64 (3.25%) JIRA
8 60 (3.04%) Octopus Deploy
9 58 (2.94%) NUnit
10 51 (2.59%) SpecFlow
11 41 (2.08%) Selenium
12 35 (1.77%) gulp
13 32 (1.62%) Bitbucket
13 32 (1.62%) Subversion
14 31 (1.57%) Jasmine
15 28 (1.42%) Grunt
15 28 (1.42%) webpack
16 26 (1.32%) Bower
17 18 (0.91%) Karma Test Runner
17 18 (0.91%) MSTest
General
1 350 (17.75%) Finance
2 99 (5.02%) Banking
3 56 (2.84%) Retail
4 44 (2.23%) Front Office
5 40 (2.03%) Telecoms
6 39 (1.98%) Marketing
7 38 (1.93%) Law
8 33 (1.67%) Legal
9 26 (1.32%) Manufacturing
10 20 (1.01%) Investment Banking
11 19 (0.96%) Electronics
12 15 (0.76%) Automotive
13 13 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
14 11 (0.56%) Back Office
15 10 (0.51%) Advertising
16 9 (0.46%) French Language
17 7 (0.35%) Publishing
18 6 (0.30%) Games
18 6 (0.30%) German Language
19 4 (0.20%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 1,728 (87.63%) Developer
2 1,024 (51.93%) .NET Developer
3 609 (30.88%) C# Developer
4 444 (22.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 302 (15.31%) Full Stack Developer
6 278 (14.10%) ASP.NET Developer
7 175 (8.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 144 (7.30%) Senior Developer
9 138 (7.00%) Angular Developer
9 138 (7.00%) SQL Developer
10 124 (6.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 110 (5.58%) Software Developer
12 92 (4.67%) Azure Developer
13 90 (4.56%) Senior .NET Developer
14 89 (4.51%) JavaScript Developer
15 80 (4.06%) Web Developer
16 74 (3.75%) React Developer
17 54 (2.74%) Lead Developer
18 51 (2.59%) SharePoint Developer
19 47 (2.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,969 (99.85%) .NET
2 906 (45.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 885 (44.88%) HTML
4 814 (41.28%) CSS
5 689 (34.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 641 (32.51%) AngularJS
7 582 (29.51%) .NET Framework
8 456 (23.12%) jQuery
9 355 (18.00%) Web Services
10 330 (16.73%) Entity Framework
11 305 (15.47%) .NET Core
12 276 (14.00%) HTML5
13 266 (13.49%) React
14 250 (12.68%) RESTful
15 236 (11.97%) REST
16 204 (10.34%) WCF
17 192 (9.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 168 (8.52%) XML
19 163 (8.27%) ASP.NET Core
20 160 (8.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 175 (8.87%) Greenfield Project
2 83 (4.21%) Fintech
3 82 (4.16%) Enterprise Software
4 80 (4.06%) Analytical Skills
5 57 (2.89%) User Experience
6 54 (2.74%) Mobile App
7 38 (1.93%) Self-Motivation
8 32 (1.62%) Hedge funds
9 18 (0.91%) Digital Media
10 16 (0.81%) Algorithms
11 15 (0.76%) Data Structures
12 10 (0.51%) Client/Server
13 9 (0.46%) Mainframe
14 8 (0.41%) Data Centre
14 8 (0.41%) Derivative
14 8 (0.41%) Market Risk
14 8 (0.41%) NHS
14 8 (0.41%) Virtual Team
15 7 (0.35%) Cloud Native
15 7 (0.35%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 112 (5.68%) Windows
2 27 (1.37%) Linux
3 24 (1.22%) Android
4 22 (1.12%) Windows Server
5 18 (0.91%) Apple iOS
6 11 (0.56%) Unix
6 11 (0.56%) VMS
7 5 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.15%) Solaris
8 3 (0.15%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.15%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.051%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,261 (63.95%) MVC
2 1,030 (52.23%) Agile Software Development
3 571 (28.96%) TDD
4 324 (16.43%) Scrum
5 278 (14.10%) BDD
6 252 (12.78%) Microservices
7 247 (12.53%) Web Development
8 240 (12.17%) SOLID
9 234 (11.87%) Continuous Integration
10 227 (11.51%) OO
11 204 (10.34%) DevOps
12 150 (7.61%) Software Engineering
13 130 (6.59%) Unit Testing
14 128 (6.49%) OOP
15 126 (6.39%) Kanban
16 122 (6.19%) Test Automation
17 121 (6.14%) CRM
18 96 (4.87%) SOA
19 84 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
20 83 (4.21%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1,741 (88.29%) C#
2 1,129 (57.25%) JavaScript
3 712 (36.11%) SQL
4 168 (8.52%) T-SQL
5 129 (6.54%) TypeScript
6 77 (3.90%) PowerShell
7 72 (3.65%) VB.NET
8 53 (2.69%) Java
8 53 (2.69%) VBA
9 42 (2.13%) Python
10 38 (1.93%) PHP
11 34 (1.72%) VB
12 33 (1.67%) PL/SQL
13 26 (1.32%) Ruby
14 22 (1.12%) C++
15 18 (0.91%) VB6
16 15 (0.76%) ES6
16 15 (0.76%) VBScript
17 14 (0.71%) R
18 12 (0.61%) C
Qualifications
1 72 (3.65%) Security Cleared
2 58 (2.94%) Degree
3 56 (2.84%) SC Cleared
4 13 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (0.61%) ISEB
5 12 (0.61%) ISTQB
6 11 (0.56%) DBS Check
7 8 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
8 7 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
8 7 (0.35%) MCITP
8 7 (0.35%) MCSE
9 6 (0.30%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.10%) MCSD
11 2 (0.10%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.10%) PMP
11 2 (0.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.051%) CISSP
12 1 (0.051%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (4.72%) QA
2 22 (1.12%) WCAG
3 9 (0.46%) GxP
4 8 (0.41%) GDPR
5 5 (0.25%) IFRS
6 4 (0.20%) ISO 15022
6 4 (0.20%) ISO 20022
6 4 (0.20%) SLA
7 3 (0.15%) MiFID
8 2 (0.10%) HL7
8 2 (0.10%) PSD2
9 1 (0.051%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.051%) FATCA
9 1 (0.051%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 97 (4.92%) Docker
2 49 (2.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.15%) XenApp
4 2 (0.10%) Squid
4 2 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.051%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.051%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 56 (2.84%) Kubernetes
2 14 (0.71%) SCCM
2 14 (0.71%) Terraform
3 13 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (0.56%) Ansible
4 11 (0.56%) HP ALM
5 10 (0.51%) Puppet
6 4 (0.20%) MIIS
7 3 (0.15%) HAProxy
7 3 (0.15%) Kibana
7 3 (0.15%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.10%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.10%) Rancher
9 1 (0.051%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.051%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.051%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.051%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.051%) SCOM
9 1 (0.051%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.051%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 472 (23.94%) Microsoft
2 115 (5.83%) Oracle
3 44 (2.23%) Sitecore
4 37 (1.88%) Xamarin
5 29 (1.47%) Google
6 26 (1.32%) SAP
7 17 (0.86%) Atlassian
8 14 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (0.71%) Telerik
9 12 (0.61%) New Relic
10 11 (0.56%) HP
10 11 (0.56%) IBM
11 10 (0.51%) Citrix
12 9 (0.46%) Nintex
12 9 (0.46%) Sybase
12 9 (0.46%) Tableau
13 8 (0.41%) Cisco
13 8 (0.41%) VMware
14 7 (0.35%) Sony
15 6 (0.30%) Cognos