Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 91 74
Rank change year-on-year +4 -17 -17
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 2,765 2,458 2,921
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.88% 2.59% 3.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.21% 7.93% 9.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,188 1,912 2,172
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £313 £305 £275
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 38
England median hourly rate £53.50 £45.00 £38.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.89% +17.34% +2.27%
10th Percentile £22.58 £22.60 £19.93
90th Percentile £69.38 £51.75 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £52.00 £43.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.86% +16.67% +1.24%

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 33,698 30,978 29,913
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.11% 32.60% 31.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,061 22,092 20,807
England median daily rate £480 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.13% +10.59% +2.41%
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% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 354 338
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £19.13 £18.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £59.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £41.52 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.79% - +6.67%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -3 1,083 £475 +5.56% 383
South East +15 613 £415 +10.67% 374
North of England -7 416 £375 +8.23% 472
Midlands -5 282 £375 +7.14% 285
South West -8 248 £400 +14.29% 145
Yorkshire -4 188 £375 +11.94% 199
West Midlands -6 180 £413 +17.86% 183
North West -34 173 £375 +7.14% 216
East of England +24 119 £388 +10.71% 135
East Midlands 0 100 £358 +5.15% 102
North East +47 55 £390 +9.86% 57
ASP.NET
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 2,761 (99.86%) .NET
2 2,427 (87.78%) C#
3 1,777 (64.27%) MVC
4 1,480 (53.53%) JavaScript
5 1,368 (49.48%) SQL Server
6 1,324 (47.88%) Agile Software Development
7 1,271 (45.97%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1,070 (38.70%) SQL
9 1,040 (37.61%) HTML
10 951 (34.39%) ASP.NET Web API
11 938 (33.92%) CSS
12 884 (31.97%) Microsoft Azure
13 847 (30.63%) AngularJS
14 761 (27.52%) Microsoft
15 714 (25.82%) .NET Framework
16 661 (23.91%) TDD
17 599 (21.66%) jQuery
18 461 (16.67%) Scrum
19 437 (15.80%) Finance
20 436 (15.77%) Entity Framework
21 407 (14.72%) Web Services
22 390 (14.10%) Git (software)
23 386 (13.96%) HTML5
24 348 (12.59%) Microservices
24 348 (12.59%) React
25 341 (12.33%) Visual Studio
26 337 (12.19%) WCF
27 320 (11.57%) .NET Core
28 317 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
29 297 (10.74%) 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
1 180 (6.51%) CMS
2 118 (4.27%) Umbraco
3 108 (3.91%) SharePoint
4 107 (3.87%) IIS
5 50 (1.81%) Sitecore CMS
6 43 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
7 39 (1.41%) Confluence
8 29 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
9 28 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
10 23 (0.83%) Apache Solr
11 22 (0.80%) NServiceBus
12 21 (0.76%) EPiServer
13 19 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
14 13 (0.47%) Apache
15 8 (0.29%) Tomcat
16 6 (0.22%) Kentico
17 5 (0.18%) Drupal
18 4 (0.14%) Apache Pig
18 4 (0.14%) ColdFusion
18 4 (0.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 28 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
3 10 (0.36%) InfoPath
4 9 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 4 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
6 3 (0.11%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.11%) InVision
7 2 (0.072%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.072%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.072%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.036%) CATIA
8 1 (0.036%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 93 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.14%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.072%) Endur
4 2 (0.072%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.036%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.036%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.036%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.036%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.036%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.036%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 884 (31.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 259 (9.37%) Amazon AWS
3 66 (2.39%) Dynamics 365
4 53 (1.92%) Office 365
5 47 (1.70%) GitHub
6 43 (1.56%) Serverless
7 41 (1.48%) npm
8 37 (1.34%) SaaS
9 30 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
10 25 (0.90%) PaaS
11 22 (0.80%) Azure Functions
12 15 (0.54%) AWS Lambda
12 15 (0.54%) IaaS
12 15 (0.54%) NuGet
13 9 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
14 7 (0.25%) Azure Data Factory
15 6 (0.22%) Google Analytics
15 6 (0.22%) iPaaS
16 5 (0.18%) OneDrive
17 4 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 72 (2.60%) HTTP
2 43 (1.56%) AMQP
3 42 (1.52%) Internet
4 20 (0.72%) Intranet
5 14 (0.51%) DNS
6 12 (0.43%) SMTP
7 10 (0.36%) IMAP
7 10 (0.36%) SSL
7 10 (0.36%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.25%) Firewall
9 4 (0.14%) Reverse Proxy
9 4 (0.14%) SAN
10 3 (0.11%) ATM
10 3 (0.11%) Broadband
10 3 (0.11%) DHCP
10 3 (0.11%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (0.11%) FTP
10 3 (0.11%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.11%) SMS
11 2 (0.072%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,368 (49.48%) SQL Server
2 191 (6.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 162 (5.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 108 (3.91%) NoSQL
5 101 (3.65%) Relational Database
6 82 (2.97%) Azure SQL Database
7 77 (2.78%) MySQL
8 74 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 70 (2.53%) MongoDB
10 67 (2.42%) SQL Server 2016
11 64 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
12 53 (1.92%) Redis
13 35 (1.27%) Power BI
14 31 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
15 28 (1.01%) Oracle Database
16 27 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
17 25 (0.90%) RDBMS
18 24 (0.87%) Cosmos DB
19 21 (0.76%) RavenDB
20 19 (0.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 390 (14.10%) Git (software)
2 341 (12.33%) Visual Studio
3 208 (7.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 158 (5.71%) TeamCity
5 152 (5.50%) Selenium
6 151 (5.46%) Visual Studio Team System
7 134 (4.85%) Octopus Deploy
8 125 (4.52%) JIRA
9 96 (3.47%) Jenkins
10 94 (3.40%) SpecFlow
11 72 (2.60%) NUnit
12 59 (2.13%) Subversion
13 50 (1.81%) Moq
14 46 (1.66%) gulp
15 36 (1.30%) MSTest
16 30 (1.08%) WebDriver
17 29 (1.05%) Cucumber
17 29 (1.05%) Grunt
17 29 (1.05%) Karma Test Runner
17 29 (1.05%) Protractor
General
1 437 (15.80%) Finance
2 192 (6.94%) Banking
3 72 (2.60%) Retail
4 59 (2.13%) Marketing
5 50 (1.81%) Investment Banking
6 39 (1.41%) Telecoms
7 37 (1.34%) Back Office
8 35 (1.27%) Front Office
9 27 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 25 (0.90%) Legal
11 21 (0.76%) Electronics
12 19 (0.69%) Law
13 18 (0.65%) Automotive
14 17 (0.61%) Financial Institution
15 15 (0.54%) Advertising
16 10 (0.36%) Corporate Banking
16 10 (0.36%) Local Government
17 7 (0.25%) Games
17 7 (0.25%) Publishing
18 4 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2,428 (87.81%) Developer
2 1,606 (58.08%) .NET Developer
3 989 (35.77%) C# Developer
4 737 (26.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 568 (20.54%) ASP.NET Developer
6 412 (14.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 306 (11.07%) Full Stack Developer
8 280 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 215 (7.78%) Angular Developer
10 214 (7.74%) Senior Developer
11 167 (6.04%) SQL Developer
12 157 (5.68%) Azure Developer
12 157 (5.68%) Senior .NET Developer
13 137 (4.95%) JavaScript Developer
14 132 (4.77%) Software Developer
15 115 (4.16%) React Developer
16 105 (3.80%) Web Developer
17 90 (3.25%) Lead Developer
18 85 (3.07%) .NET Software Developer
19 69 (2.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,761 (99.86%) .NET
2 1,271 (45.97%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1,040 (37.61%) HTML
4 951 (34.39%) ASP.NET Web API
5 938 (33.92%) CSS
6 847 (30.63%) AngularJS
7 714 (25.82%) .NET Framework
8 599 (21.66%) jQuery
9 436 (15.77%) Entity Framework
10 407 (14.72%) Web Services
11 386 (13.96%) HTML5
12 348 (12.59%) React
13 337 (12.19%) WCF
14 320 (11.57%) .NET Core
15 292 (10.56%) REST
16 240 (8.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 239 (8.64%) RESTful
18 228 (8.25%) ASP.NET Core
19 226 (8.17%) XML
20 189 (6.84%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 251 (9.08%) Greenfield Project
2 145 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
3 123 (4.45%) Fintech
4 118 (4.27%) User Experience
5 106 (3.83%) Enterprise Software
6 95 (3.44%) Self-Motivation
7 63 (2.28%) Mobile App
8 52 (1.88%) Hedge funds
9 28 (1.01%) Fixed Income
10 25 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 23 (0.83%) Derivative
11 23 (0.83%) Equities
12 19 (0.69%) Algorithms
13 17 (0.61%) Blog
14 16 (0.58%) Credit Derivative
14 16 (0.58%) NHS
15 14 (0.51%) N-Tier
16 13 (0.47%) Semantic Web
17 11 (0.40%) Credit Risk
17 11 (0.40%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 190 (6.87%) Windows
2 54 (1.95%) Windows Server
3 44 (1.59%) Android
4 33 (1.19%) Apple iOS
5 25 (0.90%) Linux
6 19 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (0.43%) Unix
8 10 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.33%) Mac OS X
10 8 (0.29%) Windows 10
11 7 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.18%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.11%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.036%) CentOS
14 1 (0.036%) MVS
14 1 (0.036%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.036%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,777 (64.27%) MVC
2 1,324 (47.88%) Agile Software Development
3 661 (23.91%) TDD
4 461 (16.67%) Scrum
5 348 (12.59%) Microservices
6 317 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
7 297 (10.74%) Web Development
8 294 (10.63%) OO
9 290 (10.49%) SOLID
10 282 (10.20%) BDD
11 252 (9.11%) Test Automation
12 241 (8.72%) Software Engineering
13 220 (7.96%) Unit Testing
14 214 (7.74%) DevOps
15 211 (7.63%) Problem-Solving
16 181 (6.55%) E-Commerce
17 180 (6.51%) SDLC
18 139 (5.03%) OOP
19 133 (4.81%) SOA
20 128 (4.63%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 2,427 (87.78%) C#
2 1,480 (53.53%) JavaScript
3 1,070 (38.70%) SQL
4 231 (8.35%) T-SQL
5 143 (5.17%) TypeScript
6 107 (3.87%) VB.NET
7 106 (3.83%) PowerShell
8 80 (2.89%) Java
9 61 (2.21%) PHP
10 52 (1.88%) PL/SQL
11 36 (1.30%) Python
12 32 (1.16%) VBA
13 29 (1.05%) VB
14 21 (0.76%) C++
15 16 (0.58%) C
15 16 (0.58%) ES6
15 16 (0.58%) R
16 11 (0.40%) Apple Swift
17 10 (0.36%) Objective-C
18 9 (0.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 120 (4.34%) Degree
2 116 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 82 (2.97%) SC Cleared
4 29 (1.05%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (0.72%) Numerate Degree
6 19 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (0.51%) PhD
8 9 (0.33%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.25%) CISSP
9 7 (0.25%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.25%) MCSE
9 7 (0.25%) SSCP
9 7 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
10 6 (0.22%) Master's Degree
11 5 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.14%) ISEB
12 4 (0.14%) MCP
12 4 (0.14%) Postgraduate
13 3 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (2.57%) QA
2 16 (0.58%) WCAG
3 8 (0.29%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.29%) WAI
4 7 (0.25%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.22%) TickIT
6 2 (0.072%) GDPR
6 2 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.072%) PMO
7 1 (0.036%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.036%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.036%) SLA
System Software
1 143 (5.17%) Docker
2 19 (0.69%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.22%) XenApp
5 4 (0.14%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.11%) vSphere
7 2 (0.072%) Squid
8 1 (0.036%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.036%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.036%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 70 (2.53%) Kubernetes
2 19 (0.69%) Ansible
2 19 (0.69%) Puppet
3 18 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.47%) Docker Swarm
5 11 (0.40%) Kibana
6 10 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
6 10 (0.36%) Terraform
7 5 (0.18%) HP ALM
8 4 (0.14%) Data Guard
8 4 (0.14%) Grafana
8 4 (0.14%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (0.14%) SCOM
8 4 (0.14%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.11%) Graphite
9 3 (0.11%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (0.11%) Salt
10 2 (0.072%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 761 (27.52%) Microsoft
2 207 (7.49%) Oracle
3 83 (3.00%) Sitecore
4 41 (1.48%) Xamarin
5 32 (1.16%) Google
6 28 (1.01%) SAP
7 23 (0.83%) Atlassian
8 21 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
9 19 (0.69%) Nintex
9 19 (0.69%) Telerik
10 15 (0.54%) Adobe
11 14 (0.51%) Sybase
12 11 (0.40%) Teradata
13 10 (0.36%) Northgate
13 10 (0.36%) Rackspace
13 10 (0.36%) Tableau
14 9 (0.33%) Citrix
14 9 (0.33%) Oneserve
15 8 (0.29%) HP
15 8 (0.29%) Sony