Period
to 21 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 21 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 44 50
Rank change year-on-year -11 +6 +12
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 131 112 124
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.04% 3.97% 3.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.95% 11.64% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 85 95
Manchester median daily rate £375 £361 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.02% +10.92% -
10th Percentile £263 £283 £253
90th Percentile £438 £438 £388
North West median daily rate £373 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +6.43% +7.69% -1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% +81.82% -21.43%

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 Manchester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,317 962 969
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 40.66% 34.13% 26.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 632 669
Manchester median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £305 £281 £263
90th Percentile £538 £506 £513
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.19% +1.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 6
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +24.03% -16.77%
10th Percentile £12.75 £14.75 £16.15
90th Percentile £41.60 £47.25 £43.25
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -4.00%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing ASP.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in Manchester

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in Manchester

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in Manchester

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in Manchester

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 21 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
Bolton +8 5 £219 -45.31% 7
Stockport -5 2 £350 +7.69% 9
Salford -2 1 £250 -33.33% 8
Wigan - 1 £360 - 2
Cheadle - 1 £375 - 1
Sale - 1 - - 3
ASP.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 Manchester region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 131 (100.00%) .NET
2 120 (91.60%) C#
3 81 (61.83%) MVC
4 75 (57.25%) JavaScript
5 73 (55.73%) HTML
6 63 (48.09%) CSS
7 62 (47.33%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (42.75%) SQL Server
9 50 (38.17%) SQL
10 47 (35.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 46 (35.11%) Web Services
12 42 (32.06%) jQuery
12 42 (32.06%) AngularJS
13 41 (31.30%) TDD
14 37 (28.24%) ASP.NET Web API
15 34 (25.95%) HTML5
16 30 (22.90%) Microsoft
17 29 (22.14%) XML
17 29 (22.14%) .NET Framework
18 27 (20.61%) Visual Studio
19 25 (19.08%) SOAP
19 25 (19.08%) Microsoft Azure
19 25 (19.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 25 (19.08%) REST
20 24 (18.32%) WCF
21 23 (17.56%) Git (software)
22 22 (16.79%) Entity Framework
23 19 (14.50%) CSS3
23 19 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
24 17 (12.98%) Web Development

ASP.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (5.34%) Confluence
2 2 (1.53%) IIS
2 2 (1.53%) NServiceBus
2 2 (1.53%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.53%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.76%) Apache
3 1 (0.76%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (6.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 25 (19.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (9.16%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (5.34%) GitHub
4 6 (4.58%) SaaS
5 5 (3.82%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.53%) Boomi
6 2 (1.53%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.76%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.76%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.76%) IaaS
7 1 (0.76%) npm
7 1 (0.76%) NuGet
7 1 (0.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.53%) SSL
2 1 (0.76%) Firewall
2 1 (0.76%) HTTP
2 1 (0.76%) SMS
2 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (42.75%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.98%) RavenDB
3 10 (7.63%) Relational Database
4 7 (5.34%) NoSQL
4 7 (5.34%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.58%) MongoDB
5 6 (4.58%) MySQL
6 3 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.76%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.76%) DB2
8 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.76%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 27 (20.61%) Visual Studio
2 23 (17.56%) Git (software)
3 12 (9.16%) JIRA
3 12 (9.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (6.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 8 (6.11%) Bitbucket
4 8 (6.11%) NUnit
5 7 (5.34%) SonarQube
6 5 (3.82%) AccuRev
6 5 (3.82%) eggPlant
6 5 (3.82%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.82%) Subversion
7 4 (3.05%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (3.05%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.29%) git-flow
8 3 (2.29%) Grunt
8 3 (2.29%) gulp
8 3 (2.29%) Selenium
9 2 (1.53%) Moq
9 2 (1.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (7.63%) Finance
2 9 (6.87%) Games
3 8 (6.11%) Legal
4 7 (5.34%) Banking
5 6 (4.58%) Law
6 3 (2.29%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.53%) Back Office
7 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.53%) Retail
8 1 (0.76%) Advertising
8 1 (0.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 110 (83.97%) Developer
2 68 (51.91%) .NET Developer
3 42 (32.06%) C# Developer
4 32 (24.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (15.27%) ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (12.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (8.40%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (8.40%) Web Developer
8 10 (7.63%) SQL Developer
9 9 (6.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 8 (6.11%) Angular Developer
10 8 (6.11%) Tester
11 7 (5.34%) DevOps Engineer
11 7 (5.34%) HTML Developer
11 7 (5.34%) Software Developer
12 6 (4.58%) JavaScript Developer
13 5 (3.82%) HTML CSS Developer
13 5 (3.82%) Senior Developer
14 4 (3.05%) Java Developer
14 4 (3.05%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (100.00%) .NET
2 73 (55.73%) HTML
3 63 (48.09%) CSS
4 47 (35.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 46 (35.11%) Web Services
6 42 (32.06%) AngularJS
6 42 (32.06%) jQuery
7 37 (28.24%) ASP.NET Web API
8 34 (25.95%) HTML5
9 29 (22.14%) .NET Framework
9 29 (22.14%) XML
10 25 (19.08%) REST
10 25 (19.08%) SOAP
10 25 (19.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 24 (18.32%) WCF
12 22 (16.79%) Entity Framework
13 19 (14.50%) CSS3
14 16 (12.21%) RESTful
15 14 (10.69%) ASP.NET Core
16 13 (9.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.11%) Computer Science
1 8 (6.11%) Semantic Web
2 7 (5.34%) Algorithms
3 5 (3.82%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.82%) NHS
4 4 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.05%) User Experience
5 3 (2.29%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.29%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.53%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.53%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.76%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.76%) Fintech
7 1 (0.76%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.29%) Windows
2 2 (1.53%) Linux
2 2 (1.53%) Windows 10
2 2 (1.53%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.53%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (61.83%) MVC
2 62 (47.33%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (31.30%) TDD
4 19 (14.50%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (12.98%) Web Development
6 16 (12.21%) BDD
7 15 (11.45%) Test Automation
8 14 (10.69%) E-Commerce
9 12 (9.16%) CRM
9 12 (9.16%) Scrum
10 11 (8.40%) DevOps
10 11 (8.40%) SOA
10 11 (8.40%) SOLID
10 11 (8.40%) Web Application Development
11 10 (7.63%) Regression Testing
11 10 (7.63%) Test Scripting
12 9 (6.87%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (6.11%) Ontologies
14 7 (5.34%) Unit Testing
14 7 (5.34%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 120 (91.60%) C#
2 75 (57.25%) JavaScript
3 50 (38.17%) SQL
4 11 (8.40%) Java
5 10 (7.63%) VB
6 6 (4.58%) T-SQL
7 5 (3.82%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.05%) Python
8 4 (3.05%) XPath
9 3 (2.29%) R
9 3 (2.29%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.53%) C++
10 2 (1.53%) PHP
11 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.87%) Degree
2 4 (3.05%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.58%) WAI
2 4 (3.05%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.82%) Docker
2 2 (1.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (6.87%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (6.87%) Puppet
2 1 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (22.90%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.34%) Atlassian
3 3 (2.29%) BT
3 3 (2.29%) Capita
4 2 (1.53%) Informatica
4 2 (1.53%) MuleSoft
4 2 (1.53%) Okta
4 2 (1.53%) Oracle
4 2 (1.53%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.53%) SnapLogic
4 2 (1.53%) Splunk
5 1 (0.76%) Google
5 1 (0.76%) SmartCo
5 1 (0.76%) TIBCO