Period
to 22 October 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 22 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 43 38
Rank change year-on-year -9 -5 +37
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 111 119 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.55% 4.19% 4.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.11% 11.76% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 87 131
Manchester median daily rate £370 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £256
90th Percentile £463 £438 £394
North West median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £55.00 £50.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +10.00% +88.68% -22.79%

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 1,218 1,012 1,086
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 38.93% 35.61% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 835 685 777
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £281
90th Percentile £550 £525 £511
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 10
Manchester median hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £29.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +37.87% -22.63%
10th Percentile £12.26 £17.83 £14.95
90th Percentile £38.75 £48.53 £43.88
North West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -5.80%

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 22 October 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 22 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
Bolton +5 5 £400 +60.00% 2
Bury +1 3 £375 - 8
Altrincham +1 2 £415 +22.96% 15
Cheadle - 2 £348 - 2
Sale - 1 - - 1
ASP.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Manchester region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 111 (100.00%) .NET
2 99 (89.19%) C#
3 57 (51.35%) JavaScript
4 54 (48.65%) MVC
5 53 (47.75%) SQL Server
6 46 (41.44%) AngularJS
7 45 (40.54%) HTML
8 42 (37.84%) CSS
9 39 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (31.53%) SQL
11 32 (28.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 28 (25.23%) ASP.NET Web API
13 24 (21.62%) TDD
14 23 (20.72%) React
15 21 (18.92%) .NET Framework
16 19 (17.12%) Web Services
17 18 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
18 17 (15.32%) jQuery
19 16 (14.41%) Degree
19 16 (14.41%) XML
19 16 (14.41%) Git (software)
20 15 (13.51%) Entity Framework
20 15 (13.51%) SOLID
20 15 (13.51%) CRM
20 15 (13.51%) Microsoft
21 13 (11.71%) E-Commerce
21 13 (11.71%) HTML5
22 12 (10.81%) RESTful
22 12 (10.81%) Computer Science
22 12 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM

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 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.80%) Umbraco
3 1 (0.90%) Apache
3 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.90%) IIS
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.80%) npm
4 1 (0.90%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.90%) IaaS
4 1 (0.90%) PaaS
4 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) Internet
2 1 (0.90%) Firewall
2 1 (0.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (47.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.11%) MySQL
3 8 (7.21%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.21%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.31%) MongoDB
5 6 (5.41%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.90%) CouchDB
7 1 (0.90%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (14.41%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.41%) JIRA
2 6 (5.41%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.50%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.60%) gulp
4 4 (3.60%) NUnit
4 4 (3.60%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (3.60%) Selenium
5 3 (2.70%) AccuRev
5 3 (2.70%) git-flow
5 3 (2.70%) Grunt
5 3 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.80%) Subversion
6 2 (1.80%) webpack
7 1 (0.90%) Bower
7 1 (0.90%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.90%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.90%) SonarQube
General
1 11 (9.91%) Banking
2 7 (6.31%) Legal
3 6 (5.41%) Finance
4 5 (4.50%) Law
5 3 (2.70%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.80%) Back Office
7 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 105 (94.59%) Developer
2 69 (62.16%) .NET Developer
3 38 (34.23%) C# Developer
4 33 (29.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (20.72%) Full Stack Developer
6 16 (14.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (11.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (10.81%) Angular Developer
9 11 (9.91%) SQL Developer
10 9 (8.11%) React Developer
11 7 (6.31%) Software Developer
12 5 (4.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 5 (4.50%) JavaScript Developer
13 4 (3.60%) CRM Developer
14 3 (2.70%) ASP Developer
14 3 (2.70%) Azure Developer
14 3 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
14 3 (2.70%) HTML CSS Developer
14 3 (2.70%) HTML Developer
14 3 (2.70%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (100.00%) .NET
2 46 (41.44%) AngularJS
3 45 (40.54%) HTML
4 42 (37.84%) CSS
5 32 (28.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (25.23%) ASP.NET Web API
7 23 (20.72%) React
8 21 (18.92%) .NET Framework
9 19 (17.12%) Web Services
10 17 (15.32%) jQuery
11 16 (14.41%) XML
12 15 (13.51%) Entity Framework
13 13 (11.71%) HTML5
14 12 (10.81%) RESTful
15 11 (9.91%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (9.91%) Node.js
16 10 (9.01%) WCF
17 8 (7.21%) .NET Core
18 7 (6.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 6 (5.41%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.60%) Algorithms
3 3 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.80%) Digital TV
4 2 (1.80%) Hedge funds
4 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.80%) User Experience
5 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.90%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.90%) Fintech
5 1 (0.90%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.80%) Linux
1 2 (1.80%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (48.65%) MVC
2 39 (35.14%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (21.62%) TDD
4 15 (13.51%) CRM
4 15 (13.51%) SOLID
5 13 (11.71%) E-Commerce
6 11 (9.91%) BDD
7 10 (9.01%) Scrum
7 10 (9.01%) Web Application Development
7 10 (9.01%) Web Development
8 8 (7.21%) DevOps
8 8 (7.21%) OO
9 6 (5.41%) Software Engineering
9 6 (5.41%) Unit Testing
10 5 (4.50%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (4.50%) Data Modelling
10 5 (4.50%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (4.50%) OOP
10 5 (4.50%) Test Automation
10 5 (4.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 99 (89.19%) C#
2 57 (51.35%) JavaScript
3 35 (31.53%) SQL
4 12 (10.81%) Java
5 8 (7.21%) T-SQL
6 7 (6.31%) TypeScript
7 6 (5.41%) VB.NET
8 3 (2.70%) Python
9 2 (1.80%) PHP
9 2 (1.80%) VB
10 1 (0.90%) ES6
10 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.90%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (14.41%) Degree
2 8 (7.21%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (4.50%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.60%) Splunk
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle
3 2 (1.80%) Sitecore
3 2 (1.80%) SmartCo
4 1 (0.90%) Google