Period
to 30 July 2021

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 30 July 2021 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
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 229 145 113
Rank change year-on-year -84 -32 -25
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 686 576 1,867
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.19% 1.77% 2.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.95% 5.73% 6.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 429 1,475
10th Percentile £320 £313 £322
25th Percentile £363 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £428 £450 £425
Median % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
75th Percentile £554 £538 £506
90th Percentile £650 £650 £563
UK median daily rate £440 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 2 14
10th Percentile £24.90 £26.28 £30.40
25th Percentile £34.00 £30.44 £42.88
Median hourly rate £42.49 £38.25 £55.00
Median % change year-on-year +11.08% -30.45% +22.22%
75th Percentile £50.41 £46.44 £58.75
90th Percentile £52.40 £50.83 £60.00
UK median hourly rate £42.49 £38.25 £55.00
% change year-on-year +11.08% -30.45% +22.22%

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 17,351 10,058 26,851
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.13% 30.97% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,572 7,235 19,097
10th Percentile £360 £338 £345
25th Percentile £425 £413 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £620 £600 £575
90th Percentile £700 £688 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £490
% change year-on-year - +2.04% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 91 241
10th Percentile £15.75 £20.77 £17.09
25th Percentile £30.00 £30.43 £26.25
Median hourly rate £47.25 £45.00 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.39%
75th Percentile £57.82 £59.50 £53.00
90th Percentile £66.40 £66.00 £60.00
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £44.57
% change year-on-year - +0.98% +8.70%

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 30 July 2021.

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 30 July 2021.

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 30 July 2021. 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 -98 322 £528 +5.50% 295
North of England +18 114 £410 +5.81% 222
South East -31 100 £410 +7.89% 214
North West -5 66 £410 +2.50% 124
Midlands -53 46 £375 +5.63% 200
Yorkshire -11 35 £425 +17.24% 73
South West -31 34 £420 +2.44% 75
West Midlands -35 27 £400 +6.67% 113
East of England -28 24 £375 -14.29% 81
East Midlands -19 19 £375 +11.11% 87
North East +2 13 £396 -8.91% 25
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, 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.

1 686 (100.00%) .NET
2 577 (84.11%) C#
3 342 (49.85%) SQL Server
4 333 (48.54%) Azure
5 321 (46.79%) JavaScript
5 321 (46.79%) SQL
6 294 (42.86%) MVC
7 265 (38.63%) Agile Software Development
8 256 (37.32%) .NET Core
9 200 (29.15%) .NET Framework
10 199 (29.01%) HTML
11 194 (28.28%) CSS
12 189 (27.55%) Microsoft
13 187 (27.26%) ASP.NET MVC
14 182 (26.53%) ASP.NET Web API
15 181 (26.38%) AngularJS
16 170 (24.78%) DevOps
17 149 (21.72%) ASP.NET Core
18 137 (19.97%) Social Skills
19 133 (19.39%) React
20 128 (18.66%) Full Stack Development
21 111 (16.18%) TDD
22 107 (15.60%) Software Engineering
23 102 (14.87%) Finance
24 96 (13.99%) TypeScript
25 95 (13.85%) Git (software)
26 89 (12.97%) jQuery
27 86 (12.54%) Continuous Integration
28 81 (11.81%) Entity Framework
29 79 (11.52%) Scrum

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 50 (7.29%) IIS
2 39 (5.69%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.04%) CMS
4 9 (1.31%) Oracle Coherence
5 8 (1.17%) Umbraco
6 7 (1.02%) Apache
7 6 (0.87%) Kentico
8 5 (0.73%) Confluence
8 5 (0.73%) EPiServer
9 4 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.44%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.44%) nginx
10 3 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.29%) Headless CMS
11 2 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.15%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.15%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.73%) Adobe XD
3 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (0.58%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
3 1 (0.15%) BASE24
3 1 (0.15%) iTrent
3 1 (0.15%) Magento
3 1 (0.15%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.15%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.15%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.15%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 333 (48.54%) Azure
2 54 (7.87%) Power Platform
3 45 (6.56%) AWS
3 45 (6.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 41 (5.98%) Serverless
5 39 (5.69%) PaaS
6 35 (5.10%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 34 (4.96%) Azure Service Bus
8 33 (4.81%) Azure Functions
9 18 (2.62%) Azure Logic Apps
10 17 (2.48%) GitHub
11 15 (2.19%) Azure Data Factory
11 15 (2.19%) GCP
12 14 (2.04%) Azure Storage
13 13 (1.90%) SaaS
14 12 (1.75%) Azure Event Grid
14 12 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
14 12 (1.75%) IaaS
15 11 (1.60%) Azure Synapse Analytics
16 9 (1.31%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.31%) HTTP
2 5 (0.73%) Firewall
3 4 (0.58%) LAN
4 3 (0.44%) 2G
4 3 (0.44%) Internet
4 3 (0.44%) Intranet
4 3 (0.44%) IPv4
4 3 (0.44%) WAN
5 2 (0.29%) Broadband
5 2 (0.29%) DNS
5 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.15%) ATM
6 1 (0.15%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.15%) DHCP
6 1 (0.15%) DVB
6 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.15%) SSH
6 1 (0.15%) SSL
6 1 (0.15%) VLAN
6 1 (0.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 342 (49.85%) SQL Server
2 48 (7.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (6.85%) Power BI
3 47 (6.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 41 (5.98%) Azure SQL Database
5 35 (5.10%) Relational Database
6 20 (2.92%) Data Lake
6 20 (2.92%) SQL Server 2016
7 19 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
8 18 (2.62%) NoSQL
9 17 (2.48%) MySQL
10 16 (2.33%) MongoDB
11 13 (1.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 13 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 12 (1.75%) Oracle Database
13 11 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (1.46%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
14 10 (1.46%) Big Data
14 10 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
15 9 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 95 (13.85%) Git (software)
2 57 (8.31%) Visual Studio
3 47 (6.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 44 (6.41%) Jenkins
5 42 (6.12%) TeamCity
6 24 (3.50%) JIRA
7 20 (2.92%) NUnit
8 19 (2.77%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (2.62%) Bitbucket
10 16 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
11 11 (1.60%) SonarQube
12 10 (1.46%) Selenium
12 10 (1.46%) SpecFlow
13 9 (1.31%) webpack
14 8 (1.17%) IntelliJ
14 8 (1.17%) Moq
15 6 (0.87%) fastlane
15 6 (0.87%) Xcode
16 5 (0.73%) CocoaPods
16 5 (0.73%) gulp
General
1 137 (19.97%) Social Skills
2 102 (14.87%) Finance
3 58 (8.45%) Banking
4 23 (3.35%) Public Sector
5 22 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (2.92%) Front Office
7 16 (2.33%) Telecoms
8 15 (2.19%) Marketing
9 11 (1.60%) Law
9 11 (1.60%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.46%) Investment Banking
11 9 (1.31%) Retail
12 7 (1.02%) Electronics
12 7 (1.02%) Presentation Skills
13 4 (0.58%) Back Office
14 3 (0.44%) Advertising
14 3 (0.44%) Documentation Skills
14 3 (0.44%) Inclusion and Diversity
14 3 (0.44%) Police
15 2 (0.29%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 521 (75.95%) Developer
2 334 (48.69%) .NET Developer
3 181 (26.38%) C# Developer
4 131 (19.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 69 (10.06%) Senior Developer
6 60 (8.75%) Full Stack Developer
7 50 (7.29%) Azure Developer
8 49 (7.14%) SQL Developer
9 48 (7.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 44 (6.41%) ASP.NET Developer
11 36 (5.25%) Software Developer
12 31 (4.52%) Software Engineer
12 31 (4.52%) Technical Leader
13 28 (4.08%) Senior C# Developer
14 26 (3.79%) Consultant
14 26 (3.79%) React Developer
15 24 (3.50%) .NET Software Developer
15 24 (3.50%) Angular Developer
16 23 (3.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 23 (3.35%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 686 (100.00%) .NET
2 256 (37.32%) .NET Core
3 200 (29.15%) .NET Framework
4 199 (29.01%) HTML
5 194 (28.28%) CSS
6 187 (27.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 182 (26.53%) ASP.NET Web API
8 181 (26.38%) AngularJS
9 149 (21.72%) ASP.NET Core
10 133 (19.39%) React
11 89 (12.97%) jQuery
12 81 (11.81%) Entity Framework
13 69 (10.06%) RESTful
14 64 (9.33%) Web Services
15 63 (9.18%) HTML5
16 59 (8.60%) WCF
17 53 (7.73%) JSON
18 50 (7.29%) REST
18 50 (7.29%) XML
19 48 (7.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 60 (8.75%) Greenfield Project
2 45 (6.56%) User Experience
3 17 (2.48%) Data Structures
3 17 (2.48%) Mobile App
4 15 (2.19%) Data Protection Act
5 13 (1.90%) Derivative
5 13 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (1.46%) Cloud Native
6 10 (1.46%) Fixed Income
6 10 (1.46%) NHS
7 9 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.17%) Equities
8 8 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 8 (1.17%) Hedge funds
8 8 (1.17%) N-Tier
9 6 (0.87%) iPad
9 6 (0.87%) iPhone
9 6 (0.87%) Legacy Applications
9 6 (0.87%) Market Risk
10 4 (0.58%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 63 (9.18%) Windows
2 21 (3.06%) Windows Server
3 15 (2.19%) Apple iOS
4 14 (2.04%) Windows Server 2016
5 13 (1.90%) Android
6 12 (1.75%) Linux
7 6 (0.87%) Mac OS X
7 6 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.73%) Unix
9 4 (0.58%) Windows Server 2019
10 3 (0.44%) AIX
10 3 (0.44%) CentOS
11 2 (0.29%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (42.86%) MVC
2 265 (38.63%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (24.78%) DevOps
4 128 (18.66%) Full Stack Development
5 111 (16.18%) TDD
6 107 (15.60%) Software Engineering
7 86 (12.54%) Continuous Integration
8 79 (11.52%) Scrum
9 78 (11.37%) Microservices
10 64 (9.33%) Web Development
11 62 (9.04%) Unit Testing
12 54 (7.87%) OO
13 53 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
13 53 (7.73%) SDLC
14 48 (7.00%) Mentoring
15 46 (6.71%) Continuous Improvement
16 44 (6.41%) Analytics
17 42 (6.12%) Test Automation
18 41 (5.98%) Problem-Solving
19 40 (5.83%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 577 (84.11%) C#
2 321 (46.79%) JavaScript
2 321 (46.79%) SQL
3 96 (13.99%) TypeScript
4 56 (8.16%) PowerShell
4 56 (8.16%) T-SQL
5 41 (5.98%) VB.NET
6 40 (5.83%) PL/SQL
7 39 (5.69%) Java
8 36 (5.25%) Python
9 28 (4.08%) VB
10 21 (3.06%) C++
11 13 (1.90%) PHP
12 12 (1.75%) ES6
13 10 (1.46%) Scala
14 8 (1.17%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.02%) C
15 7 (1.02%) Java 8
15 7 (1.02%) VB6
15 7 (1.02%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (4.52%) Security Cleared
2 26 (3.79%) Degree
3 21 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.46%) Numerate Degree
5 7 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.15%) CCNA
8 1 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.41%) QA
2 13 (1.90%) Accessibility
3 6 (0.87%) WCAG
4 2 (0.29%) HL7
4 2 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (7.58%) Docker
2 49 (7.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.15%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 44 (6.41%) Kubernetes
2 16 (2.33%) Ansible
3 10 (1.46%) Terraform
4 8 (1.17%) ITRS Geneos
5 6 (0.87%) Puppet
6 4 (0.58%) HP Fortify
6 4 (0.58%) SCCM
7 3 (0.44%) MIIS
7 3 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.29%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.15%) Graylog
9 1 (0.15%) HP ALM
9 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.15%) Salt
9 1 (0.15%) WSUS
9 1 (0.15%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 189 (27.55%) Microsoft
2 77 (11.22%) Oracle
3 20 (2.92%) Databricks
4 17 (2.48%) DevExpress
5 12 (1.75%) IBM
6 11 (1.60%) Xamarin
7 10 (1.46%) Splunk
7 10 (1.46%) Telerik
8 9 (1.31%) Google
8 9 (1.31%) SAP
9 7 (1.02%) Atlassian
10 6 (0.87%) Adobe
10 6 (0.87%) Apple
11 4 (0.58%) HP
11 4 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.58%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.58%) Sparx
12 3 (0.44%) Alibaba
12 3 (0.44%) Quadient
13 2 (0.29%) New Relic