Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 95 75
Rank change year-on-year +11 -20 -20
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 2,726 2,391 2,994
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.91% 2.62% 3.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.24% 8.05% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,106 1,845 2,197
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +5.49%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
UK median daily rate £419 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +8.06% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 46
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £21.65 £21.13 £22.00
90th Percentile £69.75 £50.25 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% +16.55%

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 33,074 29,704 30,394
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.36% 32.51% 30.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,526 21,007 21,266
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 302 355 361
England median hourly rate £41.69 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.22% +6.67% +1.24%
10th Percentile £16.33 £18.60 £13.50
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.50 £51.50
UK median hourly rate £41.57 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.93% +6.67% +0.13%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 20 October 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 1,085 £475 +5.56% 453
South East +19 555 £400 +6.67% 406
North of England -7 411 £375 +7.14% 475
Midlands +1 313 £375 +11.11% 277
South West -10 236 £395 +12.86% 153
West Midlands +12 193 £400 +18.52% 153
Yorkshire -1 192 £375 +11.11% 181
North West -26 169 £375 +7.14% 251
East of England +22 126 £400 +14.29% 142
East Midlands +3 117 £350 +3.70% 124
North East +36 50 £379 +4.62% 43
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 2,724 (99.93%) .NET
2 2,440 (89.51%) C#
3 1,774 (65.08%) MVC
4 1,489 (54.62%) JavaScript
5 1,337 (49.05%) Agile Software Development
6 1,323 (48.53%) SQL Server
7 1,286 (47.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1,102 (40.43%) SQL
9 1,051 (38.55%) HTML
10 947 (34.74%) ASP.NET Web API
11 924 (33.90%) CSS
12 873 (32.02%) AngularJS
13 871 (31.95%) Microsoft Azure
14 781 (28.65%) Microsoft
15 671 (24.61%) .NET Framework
16 663 (24.32%) TDD
17 571 (20.95%) jQuery
18 481 (17.64%) Scrum
19 416 (15.26%) Git (software)
20 414 (15.19%) Entity Framework
20 414 (15.19%) Finance
21 407 (14.93%) Web Services
21 407 (14.93%) WCF
22 387 (14.20%) Microservices
23 386 (14.16%) HTML5
24 323 (11.85%) React
25 319 (11.70%) Web Development
26 318 (11.67%) Visual Studio
27 313 (11.48%) .NET Core
28 303 (11.12%) Continuous Integration

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
1 176 (6.46%) CMS
2 120 (4.40%) SharePoint
3 113 (4.15%) IIS
3 113 (4.15%) Umbraco
4 53 (1.94%) Sitecore CMS
5 35 (1.28%) Confluence
5 35 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
6 31 (1.14%) EPiServer
6 31 (1.14%) NServiceBus
7 28 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
8 24 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
9 19 (0.70%) Apache Solr
10 14 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (0.37%) Apache
12 6 (0.22%) Apache Spark
12 6 (0.22%) Kentico
12 6 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 5 (0.18%) Drupal
13 5 (0.18%) Oracle Service Bus
13 5 (0.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (0.51%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (0.44%) InfoPath
3 12 (0.44%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (0.18%) Acrobat
5 4 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.11%) InVision
7 2 (0.073%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.073%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.037%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.037%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 90 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.15%) SDL Web 8
4 4 (0.15%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.073%) Endur
5 2 (0.073%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.073%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.073%) Sage CRM
6 1 (0.037%) Epicor Tropos
6 1 (0.037%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
6 1 (0.037%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.037%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.037%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.037%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 871 (31.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 238 (8.73%) Amazon AWS
3 68 (2.49%) npm
4 66 (2.42%) Dynamics 365
5 64 (2.35%) Office 365
6 49 (1.80%) GitHub
7 40 (1.47%) Serverless
8 36 (1.32%) SaaS
9 24 (0.88%) PaaS
10 21 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
11 19 (0.70%) Azure Functions
12 17 (0.62%) NuGet
13 13 (0.48%) IaaS
14 12 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
14 12 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
15 7 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
16 6 (0.22%) iPaaS
17 5 (0.18%) Azure Data Factory
18 4 (0.15%) AWS Fargate
18 4 (0.15%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 73 (2.68%) HTTP
2 49 (1.80%) AMQP
3 36 (1.32%) Internet
4 21 (0.77%) Intranet
5 14 (0.51%) DNS
5 14 (0.51%) SMTP
6 13 (0.48%) SSL
7 10 (0.37%) IMAP
7 10 (0.37%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.29%) Firewall
9 7 (0.26%) HTTPS
9 7 (0.26%) SAN
10 4 (0.15%) SMS
11 3 (0.11%) Fibre Channel
11 3 (0.11%) iSCSI
11 3 (0.11%) Kerberos
12 2 (0.073%) Ethernet
12 2 (0.073%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (0.073%) Skype
12 2 (0.073%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,323 (48.53%) SQL Server
2 229 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 183 (6.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 122 (4.48%) Relational Database
5 114 (4.18%) NoSQL
6 82 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 78 (2.86%) MySQL
8 77 (2.82%) Azure SQL Database
8 77 (2.82%) MongoDB
8 77 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 62 (2.27%) Redis
10 45 (1.65%) SQL Server 2016
11 32 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
12 30 (1.10%) Oracle Database
12 30 (1.10%) Power BI
12 30 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
12 30 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 29 (1.06%) RDBMS
14 25 (0.92%) Cosmos DB
15 21 (0.77%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 416 (15.26%) Git (software)
2 318 (11.67%) Visual Studio
3 241 (8.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 172 (6.31%) Octopus Deploy
5 163 (5.98%) TeamCity
6 147 (5.39%) Selenium
7 132 (4.84%) Visual Studio Team System
8 123 (4.51%) JIRA
9 112 (4.11%) NUnit
10 97 (3.56%) SpecFlow
11 92 (3.37%) Jenkins
12 56 (2.05%) Moq
13 54 (1.98%) Subversion
14 44 (1.61%) gulp
14 44 (1.61%) MSTest
14 44 (1.61%) webpack
15 42 (1.54%) Cucumber
16 41 (1.50%) Karma Test Runner
17 39 (1.43%) Protractor
18 32 (1.17%) Bitbucket
General
1 414 (15.19%) Finance
2 219 (8.03%) Banking
3 60 (2.20%) Retail
4 57 (2.09%) Marketing
5 55 (2.02%) Investment Banking
6 42 (1.54%) Financial Institution
7 36 (1.32%) Front Office
8 35 (1.28%) Back Office
9 28 (1.03%) Telecoms
10 27 (0.99%) Legal
11 19 (0.70%) Advertising
11 19 (0.70%) Law
12 16 (0.59%) Manufacturing
13 15 (0.55%) Automotive
14 13 (0.48%) Electronics
15 10 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
16 9 (0.33%) Local Government
17 7 (0.26%) Aerospace
18 6 (0.22%) Games
19 5 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2,396 (87.89%) Developer
2 1,603 (58.80%) .NET Developer
3 1,026 (37.64%) C# Developer
4 804 (29.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 597 (21.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 464 (17.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 301 (11.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 277 (10.16%) Full Stack Developer
9 209 (7.67%) Senior Developer
10 199 (7.30%) Angular Developer
11 158 (5.80%) SQL Developer
12 155 (5.69%) Senior .NET Developer
13 154 (5.65%) Azure Developer
14 143 (5.25%) JavaScript Developer
15 125 (4.59%) Software Developer
16 104 (3.82%) Web Developer
17 92 (3.37%) React Developer
18 86 (3.15%) Lead Developer
19 79 (2.90%) Senior C# Developer
20 72 (2.64%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,724 (99.93%) .NET
2 1,286 (47.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1,051 (38.55%) HTML
4 947 (34.74%) ASP.NET Web API
5 924 (33.90%) CSS
6 873 (32.02%) AngularJS
7 671 (24.61%) .NET Framework
8 571 (20.95%) jQuery
9 414 (15.19%) Entity Framework
10 407 (14.93%) WCF
10 407 (14.93%) Web Services
11 386 (14.16%) HTML5
12 323 (11.85%) React
13 313 (11.48%) .NET Core
14 292 (10.71%) REST
15 242 (8.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 237 (8.69%) RESTful
17 236 (8.66%) XML
18 201 (7.37%) ASP.NET Core
19 185 (6.79%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 251 (9.21%) Greenfield Project
2 133 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 119 (4.37%) Fintech
4 118 (4.33%) Enterprise Software
5 107 (3.93%) User Experience
6 87 (3.19%) Self-Motivation
7 75 (2.75%) Computer Science
7 75 (2.75%) Mobile App
8 35 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 34 (1.25%) Hedge funds
10 32 (1.17%) Fixed Income
11 25 (0.92%) Equities
12 22 (0.81%) Algorithms
13 20 (0.73%) Blog
14 17 (0.62%) Derivative
14 17 (0.62%) N-Tier
15 12 (0.44%) Grid Computing
15 12 (0.44%) Management Information System
15 12 (0.44%) Market Risk
15 12 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 220 (8.07%) Windows
2 59 (2.16%) Windows Server
3 42 (1.54%) Android
4 36 (1.32%) Apple iOS
5 30 (1.10%) Linux
6 17 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (0.59%) Unix
8 13 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (0.37%) Mac OS X
10 7 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.18%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.073%) MVS
14 1 (0.037%) CentOS
14 1 (0.037%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.037%) VMS
14 1 (0.037%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.037%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,774 (65.08%) MVC
2 1,337 (49.05%) Agile Software Development
3 663 (24.32%) TDD
4 481 (17.64%) Scrum
5 387 (14.20%) Microservices
6 319 (11.70%) Web Development
7 303 (11.12%) Continuous Integration
8 298 (10.93%) BDD
9 291 (10.67%) SOLID
10 258 (9.46%) Problem-Solving
11 257 (9.43%) OO
12 244 (8.95%) Unit Testing
13 238 (8.73%) Test Automation
14 232 (8.51%) Software Engineering
15 211 (7.74%) E-Commerce
16 198 (7.26%) DevOps
17 160 (5.87%) SDLC
18 143 (5.25%) SOA
19 136 (4.99%) Front End Development
20 129 (4.73%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2,440 (89.51%) C#
2 1,489 (54.62%) JavaScript
3 1,102 (40.43%) SQL
4 239 (8.77%) T-SQL
5 139 (5.10%) TypeScript
6 135 (4.95%) PowerShell
6 135 (4.95%) VB.NET
7 88 (3.23%) Java
8 60 (2.20%) PHP
8 60 (2.20%) PL/SQL
9 36 (1.32%) VB
10 34 (1.25%) Python
11 32 (1.17%) C++
12 19 (0.70%) C
13 16 (0.59%) VBA
14 15 (0.55%) ES6
15 11 (0.40%) R
16 10 (0.37%) Objective-C
16 10 (0.37%) VB6
16 10 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 127 (4.66%) Degree
2 112 (4.11%) Security Cleared
3 81 (2.97%) SC Cleared
4 38 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
7 11 (0.40%) ISTQB
7 11 (0.40%) TOGAF Certification
8 9 (0.33%) DV Cleared
9 8 (0.29%) CISSP
9 8 (0.29%) Master's Degree
9 8 (0.29%) PhD
9 8 (0.29%) SSCP
10 7 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (0.26%) MCSE
11 6 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
11 6 (0.22%) ISEB
11 6 (0.22%) MCP
12 4 (0.15%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (0.15%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (2.46%) QA
2 9 (0.33%) WCAG
3 7 (0.26%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.18%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.18%) WAI
5 4 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.15%) TickIT
6 3 (0.11%) PMO
7 2 (0.073%) GDPR
7 2 (0.073%) HL7
7 2 (0.073%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.073%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.037%) IEC 62304
8 1 (0.037%) SLA
System Software
1 149 (5.47%) Docker
2 19 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.18%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.15%) vSphere
5 4 (0.15%) XenApp
6 2 (0.073%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.037%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.037%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 60 (2.20%) Kubernetes
2 17 (0.62%) Docker Swarm
3 16 (0.59%) Puppet
4 15 (0.55%) Ansible
5 13 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (0.37%) Terraform
7 8 (0.29%) Kibana
7 8 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (0.18%) Grafana
9 4 (0.15%) Data Guard
9 4 (0.15%) HP ALM
9 4 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (0.15%) SCOM
9 4 (0.15%) SCOrch
9 4 (0.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (0.11%) CA Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.11%) CASB
10 3 (0.11%) Graphite
10 3 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (0.11%) Salt
Vendors
1 781 (28.65%) Microsoft
2 166 (6.09%) Oracle
3 92 (3.37%) Sitecore
4 42 (1.54%) Xamarin
5 31 (1.14%) Google
6 23 (0.84%) Atlassian
6 23 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (0.73%) Nintex
7 20 (0.73%) Teradata
8 19 (0.70%) SAP
9 17 (0.62%) Adobe
10 12 (0.44%) Telerik
11 11 (0.40%) HP
11 11 (0.40%) Rackspace
12 10 (0.37%) Dynatrace
13 9 (0.33%) Citrix
13 9 (0.33%) Tableau
14 8 (0.29%) Sony
15 7 (0.26%) Splunk
15 7 (0.26%) Sybase