The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 47 36
Rank change year-on-year +23 -11  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 8 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.92% 0.47% 2.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.38% 2.15% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 4
Median daily rate £325 £250 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £250 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £250 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  

ASP.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 52 93 90
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 25.49% 21.99% 23.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 45 56
Median daily rate £325 £415 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.68% +14.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £266 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 4
Median hourly rate £55.00 £38.00 £46.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.73% -17.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire citing ASP.NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in Lancashire

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ASP.NET in Lancashire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in Lancashire

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in Lancashire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in Lancashire

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET in Lancashire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in Lancashire

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston - 4 £319 - 2
ASP.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (94.29%) C#
3 29 (82.86%) MVC
4 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
5 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
6 18 (51.43%) HTML
7 16 (45.71%) SQL
7 16 (45.71%) CSS
8 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (25.71%) WinForms
11 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
12 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
12 7 (20.00%) XML
13 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
14 5 (14.29%) jQuery
14 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (14.29%) Web Services
14 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
15 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
15 4 (11.43%) Windows
15 4 (11.43%) WCF
15 4 (11.43%) LINQ
16 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
16 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
16 3 (8.57%) LINQ to SQL
16 3 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
16 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
16 3 (8.57%) ITIL
16 3 (8.57%) OO

ASP.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.86%) PaaS
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (62.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (8.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (5.71%) Subversion
4 1 (2.86%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 34 (97.14%) Developer
2 23 (65.71%) .NET Developer
3 21 (60.00%) C# Developer
4 12 (34.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Developer
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (51.43%) HTML
3 16 (45.71%) CSS
4 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (25.71%) WinForms
6 7 (20.00%) XML
7 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
8 5 (14.29%) jQuery
8 5 (14.29%) Web Services
9 4 (11.43%) LINQ
9 4 (11.43%) WCF
10 3 (8.57%) ADO.NET
10 3 (8.57%) Ajax
10 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
10 3 (8.57%) Classic ASP
10 3 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (8.57%) LINQ to SQL
11 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 2 (5.71%) Entity Framework
11 2 (5.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.71%) iPad
2 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.86%) Fintech
2 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (82.86%) MVC
2 11 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) OO
3 3 (8.57%) OOD
4 2 (5.71%) Scrum
4 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.71%) TDD
4 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
4 2 (5.71%) Web Application Development
4 2 (5.71%) Web Development
5 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (2.86%) Front End Development
5 1 (2.86%) Line Management
5 1 (2.86%) Process Improvement
5 1 (2.86%) Release Management
5 1 (2.86%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 33 (94.29%) C#
2 19 (54.29%) JavaScript
3 16 (45.71%) SQL
4 5 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.57%) VB
7 1 (2.86%) Java
7 1 (2.86%) PHP
7 1 (2.86%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby
7 1 (2.86%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
1 2 (5.71%) HNC
1 2 (5.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft
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