Period
to 21 May 2019

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 May 2019 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 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 57 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 -17 +13
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 99 118 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.64% 3.87% 4.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.14% 10.03% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 90 89
Manchester median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £313 £261 £283
90th Percentile £502 £450 £455
North West median daily rate £375 £370 £335
% change year-on-year +1.35% +10.45% -0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £55.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +121.83%

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 976 1,176 898
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 35.86% 38.61% 33.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 815 581
Manchester median daily rate £425 £391 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.83% +4.14% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £263
90th Percentile £575 £525 £488
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 20
Manchester median hourly rate £19.88 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.00% -6.25% +37.93%
10th Percentile £12.16 £12.77 £14.75
90th Percentile £43.25 £42.00 £50.00
North West median hourly rate £36.23 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -3.40% -6.25% +9.59%

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 May 2019.

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 May 2019. 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
Stockport +13 6 £375 +7.14% 4
Altrincham - 3 £375 - 3
Wigan +6 2 £340 -5.56% 1
Salford +5 1 £375 +50.00% 2
Sale - 1 £375 -
ASP.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 99 (100.00%) .NET
2 93 (93.94%) C#
3 61 (61.62%) MVC
4 57 (57.58%) SQL Server
5 47 (47.47%) JavaScript
6 37 (37.37%) SQL
7 36 (36.36%) HTML
7 36 (36.36%) CSS
8 34 (34.34%) Web Development
9 32 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (28.28%) AngularJS
11 26 (26.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (26.26%) .NET Framework
12 25 (25.25%) Microsoft Azure
13 24 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web API
14 21 (21.21%) Finance
15 20 (20.20%) Web Services
16 19 (19.19%) jQuery
16 19 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (19.19%) TDD
17 17 (17.17%) Microsoft
18 15 (15.15%) Visual Studio
18 15 (15.15%) Test Automation
19 14 (14.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 14 (14.14%) WCF
20 13 (13.13%) VBA
20 13 (13.13%) CRM
20 13 (13.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 12 (12.12%) Git (software)
21 12 (12.12%) Mentoring

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 9 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 9 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (6.06%) Umbraco
3 5 (5.05%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (5.05%) Confluence
4 2 (2.02%) ColdFusion
4 2 (2.02%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.01%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (25.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (12.12%) Power Platform
3 9 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (4.04%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (2.02%) Google Analytics
5 2 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (2.02%) npm
5 2 (2.02%) SaaS
6 1 (1.01%) PaaS
6 1 (1.01%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (57.58%) SQL Server
2 14 (14.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (12.12%) Power BI
3 12 (12.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (9.09%) PerformancePoint
4 9 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (9.09%) Star Schema
5 8 (8.08%) RDBMS
5 8 (8.08%) Relational Database
6 3 (3.03%) SQLite
7 2 (2.02%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (2.02%) MySQL
8 1 (1.01%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.01%) Redis
Development Applications
1 15 (15.15%) Visual Studio
2 12 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.10%) Bitbucket
4 7 (7.07%) gulp
5 6 (6.06%) JIRA
5 6 (6.06%) SonarQube
6 5 (5.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (5.05%) Selenium
6 5 (5.05%) TeamCity
7 4 (4.04%) eggPlant
7 4 (4.04%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (2.02%) git-flow
8 2 (2.02%) Grunt
9 1 (1.01%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.01%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.01%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.01%) Subversion
9 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (21.21%) Finance
2 8 (8.08%) Law
3 7 (7.07%) Banking
4 4 (4.04%) Back Office
5 3 (3.03%) Games
6 2 (2.02%) Billing
6 2 (2.02%) Retail
7 1 (1.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (78.79%) Developer
2 41 (41.41%) .NET Developer
3 30 (30.30%) C# Developer
4 20 (20.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
6 16 (16.16%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (10.10%) Web Developer
9 9 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 9 (9.09%) SQL Developer
10 7 (7.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 6 (6.06%) C# Web Developer
11 6 (6.06%) Senior C# Developer
12 4 (4.04%) Angular Developer
12 4 (4.04%) BizTalk Developer
12 4 (4.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 4 (4.04%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Developer
12 4 (4.04%) Technical Leader
13 3 (3.03%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (100.00%) .NET
2 36 (36.36%) CSS
2 36 (36.36%) HTML
3 28 (28.28%) AngularJS
4 26 (26.26%) .NET Framework
4 26 (26.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (20.20%) Web Services
7 19 (19.19%) jQuery
8 14 (14.14%) WCF
9 13 (13.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 12 (12.12%) .NET Core
10 12 (12.12%) XML
11 11 (11.11%) HTML5
12 10 (10.10%) JSON
13 9 (9.09%) MDX
13 9 (9.09%) React
13 9 (9.09%) REST
13 9 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (8.08%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.12%) Self-Motivation
2 9 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.04%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.02%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.01%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.03%) Android
1 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.01%) Windows
2 1 (1.01%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (61.62%) MVC
2 34 (34.34%) Web Development
3 32 (32.32%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (19.19%) TDD
5 15 (15.15%) Test Automation
6 13 (13.13%) CRM
7 12 (12.12%) Mentoring
8 11 (11.11%) DevOps
9 10 (10.10%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
10 9 (9.09%) People Management
10 9 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (9.09%) Scrum
10 9 (9.09%) Software Engineering
11 7 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (7.07%) OO
12 6 (6.06%) Deployment Automation
12 6 (6.06%) SOLID
12 6 (6.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (93.94%) C#
2 47 (47.47%) JavaScript
3 37 (37.37%) SQL
4 13 (13.13%) VBA
5 6 (6.06%) T-SQL
5 6 (6.06%) XPath
6 3 (3.03%) PHP
6 3 (3.03%) TypeScript
6 3 (3.03%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.02%) Java
7 2 (2.02%) Python
8 1 (1.01%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (1.01%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) QA
2 3 (3.03%) IFRS
3 1 (1.01%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.01%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.05%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (17.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.06%) Atlassian
3 4 (4.04%) Google
3 4 (4.04%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.01%) iManage