Period
to 22 July 2018

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 22 July 2018 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 83 76
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7 -22
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 2,733 2,509 2,924
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.90% 2.84% 2.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.44% 8.74% 9.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,115 1,879 2,180
England median daily rate £413 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £269
90th Percentile £575 £531 £538
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 22 45
England median hourly rate £43.75 £39.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.06% +6.00% +69.07%
10th Percentile £32.85 £19.82 £13.75
90th Percentile £52.75 £49.88 £46.90
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £39.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year +10.06% +7.43% +64.44%

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 32,392 28,700 29,664
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.37% 32.49% 29.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,031 19,897 20,942
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £319 £308 £295
90th Percentile £631 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 354 366 376
England median hourly rate £41.69 £40.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.30% +8.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £16.25 £15.54 £12.63
90th Percentile £57.50 £53.75 £51.50
UK median hourly rate £41.46 £40.38 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.66% +7.68% +2.74%

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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 2018.

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 22 July 2018. 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 -4 1,103 £475 +5.56% 380
North of England -3 515 £368 +5.00% 406
South East 0 472 £393 +4.67% 326
Midlands -2 281 £375 +15.38% 257
South West +4 246 £375 +7.14% 145
Yorkshire -1 242 £375 +11.11% 129
North West -2 212 £373 +6.43% 236
West Midlands +4 168 £400 +23.08% 115
East of England +3 122 £400 +14.29% 113
East Midlands -9 110 £340 +6.25% 142
North East +15 61 £310 -11.43% 41
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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 2,732 (99.96%) .NET
2 2,467 (90.27%) C#
3 1,809 (66.19%) MVC
4 1,480 (54.15%) JavaScript
5 1,444 (52.84%) Agile Software Development
6 1,354 (49.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1,349 (49.36%) SQL Server
8 1,110 (40.61%) HTML
9 1,092 (39.96%) SQL
10 990 (36.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 985 (36.04%) CSS
12 869 (31.80%) AngularJS
13 802 (29.35%) Microsoft
14 775 (28.36%) Microsoft Azure
15 738 (27.00%) TDD
16 705 (25.80%) .NET Framework
17 619 (22.65%) jQuery
18 482 (17.64%) Scrum
19 449 (16.43%) Finance
20 435 (15.92%) Web Services
21 433 (15.84%) WCF
22 423 (15.48%) HTML5
23 408 (14.93%) Git (software)
23 408 (14.93%) Entity Framework
24 390 (14.27%) Microservices
25 382 (13.98%) Web Development
26 350 (12.81%) BDD
27 344 (12.59%) Visual Studio
28 312 (11.42%) SOLID
29 307 (11.23%) .NET Core

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
1 149 (5.45%) CMS
2 133 (4.87%) IIS
3 111 (4.06%) SharePoint
4 83 (3.04%) Umbraco
5 55 (2.01%) Confluence
6 50 (1.83%) Sitecore CMS
7 43 (1.57%) NServiceBus
8 42 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
9 32 (1.17%) EPiServer
10 28 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
11 20 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
12 19 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
13 17 (0.62%) Apache Solr
14 8 (0.29%) Kentico
14 8 (0.29%) WordPress
15 6 (0.22%) Apache Spark
15 6 (0.22%) DNN
15 6 (0.22%) Hyperledger
16 5 (0.18%) Oracle Service Bus
16 5 (0.18%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 21 (0.77%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.33%) InfoPath
3 6 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.22%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.11%) Acrobat
4 3 (0.11%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.037%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.037%) HipChat
5 1 (0.037%) InDesign
5 1 (0.037%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 84 (3.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
3 7 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.15%) SDL Web 8
5 3 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.11%) Endur
6 2 (0.073%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.073%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.073%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.073%) Sage CRM
7 1 (0.037%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.037%) Epicor Tropos
7 1 (0.037%) Infor M3
7 1 (0.037%) Maximo
7 1 (0.037%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 1 (0.037%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.037%) Staffware
7 1 (0.037%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.037%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 775 (28.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 250 (9.15%) Amazon AWS
3 57 (2.09%) npm
4 52 (1.90%) GitHub
5 44 (1.61%) Office 365
6 39 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
7 28 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
8 27 (0.99%) PaaS
8 27 (0.99%) SaaS
8 27 (0.99%) Serverless
9 25 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
10 19 (0.70%) NuGet
11 11 (0.40%) IaaS
12 8 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
14 6 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
15 5 (0.18%) Algolia
16 4 (0.15%) AWS Fargate
16 4 (0.15%) Trello
17 3 (0.11%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 69 (2.52%) HTTP
2 26 (0.95%) AMQP
3 21 (0.77%) Internet
3 21 (0.77%) Intranet
4 16 (0.59%) DNS
5 12 (0.44%) SMTP
5 12 (0.44%) SSL
6 10 (0.37%) SMS
7 9 (0.33%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.29%) HTTPS
9 6 (0.22%) IMAP
10 5 (0.18%) SAN
11 4 (0.15%) FTP
11 4 (0.15%) Kerberos
12 2 (0.073%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.073%) Firewall
12 2 (0.073%) Network Security
13 1 (0.037%) Skype
13 1 (0.037%) VoIP
13 1 (0.037%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,349 (49.36%) SQL Server
2 240 (8.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 197 (7.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 125 (4.57%) NoSQL
5 117 (4.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 110 (4.02%) Relational Database
7 86 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 70 (2.56%) MongoDB
9 50 (1.83%) MySQL
10 49 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
11 48 (1.76%) SQL Server 2016
12 43 (1.57%) Redis
13 33 (1.21%) Oracle Database
13 33 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 32 (1.17%) SQL Server 2014
15 29 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
16 28 (1.02%) RDBMS
17 27 (0.99%) Cosmos DB
18 25 (0.91%) Power BI
18 25 (0.91%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 408 (14.93%) Git (software)
2 344 (12.59%) Visual Studio
3 261 (9.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 185 (6.77%) Octopus Deploy
5 159 (5.82%) NUnit
6 151 (5.53%) TeamCity
7 139 (5.09%) JIRA
8 120 (4.39%) Visual Studio Team System
9 119 (4.35%) Selenium
10 106 (3.88%) SpecFlow
11 71 (2.60%) Jenkins
12 51 (1.87%) webpack
13 50 (1.83%) Moq
13 50 (1.83%) MSTest
14 44 (1.61%) gulp
15 42 (1.54%) Bitbucket
16 40 (1.46%) Subversion
17 39 (1.43%) ReSharper
18 33 (1.21%) Cucumber
19 32 (1.17%) Grunt
General
1 449 (16.43%) Finance
2 258 (9.44%) Banking
3 85 (3.11%) Retail
4 64 (2.34%) Investment Banking
5 62 (2.27%) Marketing
6 54 (1.98%) Financial Institution
7 36 (1.32%) Back Office
8 30 (1.10%) Front Office
8 30 (1.10%) Legal
9 28 (1.02%) Law
10 26 (0.95%) Manufacturing
11 25 (0.91%) Advertising
12 24 (0.88%) Telecoms
13 16 (0.59%) Electronics
13 16 (0.59%) Games
14 12 (0.44%) Automotive
15 8 (0.29%) Local Government
16 7 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
17 5 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2,348 (85.91%) Developer
2 1,554 (56.86%) .NET Developer
3 1,028 (37.61%) C# Developer
4 774 (28.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 594 (21.73%) ASP.NET Developer
6 463 (16.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 306 (11.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 256 (9.37%) Full Stack Developer
9 210 (7.68%) Angular Developer
10 184 (6.73%) Senior Developer
11 159 (5.82%) JavaScript Developer
11 159 (5.82%) SQL Developer
12 137 (5.01%) Azure Developer
13 122 (4.46%) Senior .NET Developer
14 120 (4.39%) Web Developer
15 117 (4.28%) Software Developer
16 85 (3.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 83 (3.04%) Architect
18 82 (3.00%) Senior C# Developer
19 75 (2.74%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,732 (99.96%) .NET
2 1,354 (49.54%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1,110 (40.61%) HTML
4 990 (36.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 985 (36.04%) CSS
6 869 (31.80%) AngularJS
7 705 (25.80%) .NET Framework
8 619 (22.65%) jQuery
9 435 (15.92%) Web Services
10 433 (15.84%) WCF
11 423 (15.48%) HTML5
12 408 (14.93%) Entity Framework
13 307 (11.23%) .NET Core
14 303 (11.09%) REST
15 297 (10.87%) React
16 272 (9.95%) RESTful
16 272 (9.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 241 (8.82%) CSS3
18 228 (8.34%) XML
19 190 (6.95%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 241 (8.82%) Greenfield Project
2 153 (5.60%) Enterprise Software
3 127 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 116 (4.24%) User Experience
5 84 (3.07%) Fintech
6 82 (3.00%) Self-Motivation
7 67 (2.45%) Mobile App
8 59 (2.16%) Computer Science
9 41 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 37 (1.35%) iPad
11 34 (1.24%) Fixed Income
12 29 (1.06%) Hedge funds
13 27 (0.99%) Online Banking
14 26 (0.95%) Equities
15 24 (0.88%) Algorithms
15 24 (0.88%) Management Information System
15 24 (0.88%) N-Tier
16 22 (0.80%) Client/Server
16 22 (0.80%) Public Cloud
17 15 (0.55%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 250 (9.15%) Windows
2 46 (1.68%) Windows Server
3 37 (1.35%) Linux
4 35 (1.28%) Apple iOS
5 34 (1.24%) Android
6 17 (0.62%) Unix
7 11 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.26%) Windows Phone
9 6 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.15%) Nucleus RTOS
11 3 (0.11%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.073%) VMS
12 2 (0.073%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.073%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.073%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.037%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.037%) MVS
13 1 (0.037%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,809 (66.19%) MVC
2 1,444 (52.84%) Agile Software Development
3 738 (27.00%) TDD
4 482 (17.64%) Scrum
5 390 (14.27%) Microservices
6 382 (13.98%) Web Development
7 350 (12.81%) BDD
8 312 (11.42%) SOLID
9 305 (11.16%) Continuous Integration
10 286 (10.46%) Problem-Solving
11 267 (9.77%) Unit Testing
12 260 (9.51%) E-Commerce
13 258 (9.44%) OO
14 234 (8.56%) DevOps
15 217 (7.94%) Test Automation
16 208 (7.61%) Software Engineering
17 173 (6.33%) SOA
18 158 (5.78%) Front End Development
19 134 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
20 133 (4.87%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2,467 (90.27%) C#
2 1,480 (54.15%) JavaScript
3 1,092 (39.96%) SQL
4 246 (9.00%) T-SQL
5 169 (6.18%) TypeScript
6 147 (5.38%) VB.NET
7 122 (4.46%) PowerShell
8 90 (3.29%) Java
9 54 (1.98%) PL/SQL
10 48 (1.76%) VB
11 45 (1.65%) Python
12 35 (1.28%) PHP
13 33 (1.21%) C++
14 19 (0.70%) VB6
15 17 (0.62%) C
16 14 (0.51%) VBScript
17 11 (0.40%) R
18 10 (0.37%) ES6
18 10 (0.37%) Scala
19 9 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 110 (4.02%) Degree
2 92 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 61 (2.23%) SC Cleared
4 31 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 28 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (0.44%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (0.29%) Master's Degree
8 8 (0.29%) MCP
8 8 (0.29%) TOGAF Certification
9 7 (0.26%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.26%) ISEB
10 5 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (0.18%) MCSE
10 5 (0.18%) Numerate Degree
11 4 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
11 4 (0.15%) MCSD
11 4 (0.15%) MCTS
12 3 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 3 (0.11%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (2.96%) QA
2 13 (0.48%) PCI DSS
3 12 (0.44%) WAI
4 11 (0.40%) GCP
5 8 (0.29%) GDPR
6 5 (0.18%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.18%) HL7
6 5 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.15%) PMO
7 4 (0.15%) WCAG
8 3 (0.11%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.073%) SLA
10 1 (0.037%) Basel II
10 1 (0.037%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.037%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 150 (5.49%) Docker
2 28 (1.02%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.073%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.073%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.073%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.037%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.037%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 69 (2.52%) Kubernetes
2 14 (0.51%) Terraform
3 13 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
5 11 (0.40%) Puppet
6 10 (0.37%) HP ALM
7 9 (0.33%) Ansible
8 7 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (0.18%) Grafana
10 3 (0.11%) CA Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.11%) CASB
10 3 (0.11%) Kibana
10 3 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.073%) CA Service Virtualization
11 2 (0.073%) PingFederate
12 1 (0.037%) Consul
12 1 (0.037%) Packer
12 1 (0.037%) Perfmon
12 1 (0.037%) Rancher
12 1 (0.037%) Salt
Vendors
1 802 (29.35%) Microsoft
2 133 (4.87%) Oracle
3 105 (3.84%) Sitecore
4 47 (1.72%) Atlassian
5 39 (1.43%) Capita
6 37 (1.35%) SAP
7 36 (1.32%) Xamarin
8 33 (1.21%) Google
9 23 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
10 20 (0.73%) Teradata
11 19 (0.70%) Telerik
12 18 (0.66%) HP
13 12 (0.44%) Micro Focus
14 10 (0.37%) Sybase
15 9 (0.33%) Adobe
16 8 (0.29%) Apigee
16 8 (0.29%) Splunk
17 7 (0.26%) AppDynamics
17 7 (0.26%) Nintex
18 6 (0.22%) Rackspace