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 3 months to 25 June 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 / Manchester
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 37 60
Rank change year-on-year -8 +23  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 44 69 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.22% 3.90% 2.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.73% 15.65% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 51 32
Median daily rate £350 £340 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +2.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £281 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £37.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +3.37% +68.18%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 410 441 341
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 30.01% 24.96% 22.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 306 234
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 4 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +2.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 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
Stockport +8 7 £331 -1.85% 6
Salford +5 1 - - 1
Bury 0 1 - - 2
ASP.NET
North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 113 (100.00%) .NET
2 105 (92.92%) C#
3 92 (81.42%) MVC
4 85 (75.22%) JavaScript
5 65 (57.52%) CSS
5 65 (57.52%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (53.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 60 (53.10%) jQuery
8 56 (49.56%) SQL Server
9 54 (47.79%) HTML
10 36 (31.86%) ASP.NET Web API
11 33 (29.20%) SQL
12 31 (27.43%) Scrum
13 30 (26.55%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (26.55%) HTML5
14 24 (21.24%) Team Foundation Server
15 22 (19.47%) TDD
15 22 (19.47%) Unit Testing
16 20 (17.70%) Git (software)
17 19 (16.81%) Test Automation
17 19 (16.81%) AngularJS
17 19 (16.81%) Web Development
17 19 (16.81%) .NET Framework
17 19 (16.81%) QA
17 19 (16.81%) Umbraco
18 18 (15.93%) CMS
18 18 (15.93%) Web Services
18 18 (15.93%) Data Modelling
19 17 (15.04%) SQL Server 2008
19 17 (15.04%) Sass

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 19 (16.81%) Umbraco
2 18 (15.93%) CMS
3 7 (6.19%) EPiServer
4 4 (3.54%) Confluence
5 3 (2.65%) IIS
6 2 (1.77%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.88%) CICS
7 1 (0.88%) Drupal
7 1 (0.88%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Foundation
7 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.08%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.54%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (1.77%) SaaS
5 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.88%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.88%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.77%) IPsec
1 2 (1.77%) VPN
2 1 (0.88%) DNS
2 1 (0.88%) Intranet
2 1 (0.88%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (49.56%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (12.39%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (21.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (17.70%) Git (software)
3 14 (12.39%) gulp
4 9 (7.96%) NUnit
5 6 (5.31%) Selenium
6 5 (4.42%) JIRA
7 4 (3.54%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.77%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.88%) jspm
9 1 (0.88%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.88%) MSTest
9 1 (0.88%) NuGet
9 1 (0.88%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.88%) Subversion
9 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (5.31%) Finance
2 2 (1.77%) Advertising
2 2 (1.77%) Back Office
2 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.88%) Legal
3 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 97 (85.84%) Developer
2 62 (54.87%) .NET Developer
3 31 (27.43%) C# Developer
4 28 (24.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (21.24%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (15.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (13.27%) Senior Developer
8 12 (10.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 12 (10.62%) Software Developer
8 12 (10.62%) Umbraco Developer
9 9 (7.96%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Lead Developer
10 6 (5.31%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (4.42%) .NET Web Developer
11 5 (4.42%) C# Web Developer
11 5 (4.42%) Consultant
11 5 (4.42%) EPiServer Developer
11 5 (4.42%) Web Developer
12 4 (3.54%) .NET Software Developer
12 4 (3.54%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (100.00%) .NET
2 65 (57.52%) CSS
3 61 (53.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 60 (53.10%) jQuery
5 54 (47.79%) HTML
6 36 (31.86%) ASP.NET Web API
7 30 (26.55%) HTML5
8 19 (16.81%) .NET Framework
8 19 (16.81%) AngularJS
9 18 (15.93%) Web Services
10 17 (15.04%) Sass
11 14 (12.39%) Entity Framework
12 13 (11.50%) .NET Core
12 13 (11.50%) CSS3
13 12 (10.62%) REST
14 7 (6.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (5.31%) XML
16 5 (4.42%) Angular 2
16 5 (4.42%) LESS
16 5 (4.42%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (6.19%) Computer Science
3 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.54%) Fintech
5 2 (1.77%) iPad
5 2 (1.77%) User Experience
6 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.42%) Windows
2 3 (2.65%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.77%) Linux
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (81.42%) MVC
2 65 (57.52%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (27.43%) Scrum
4 30 (26.55%) Continuous Integration
5 22 (19.47%) TDD
5 22 (19.47%) Unit Testing
6 19 (16.81%) Test Automation
6 19 (16.81%) Web Development
7 18 (15.93%) Data Modelling
8 16 (14.16%) Refactoring
9 15 (13.27%) Progressive Enhancement
9 15 (13.27%) SMACSS
10 12 (10.62%) OO
10 12 (10.62%) OOP
11 10 (8.85%) OOD
12 8 (7.08%) Continuous Deployment
12 8 (7.08%) CRM
13 7 (6.19%) Microservices
13 7 (6.19%) Multithreading
13 7 (6.19%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 105 (92.92%) C#
2 85 (75.22%) JavaScript
3 33 (29.20%) SQL
4 3 (2.65%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.65%) Python
5 2 (1.77%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.77%) Ruby
5 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.77%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.88%) COBOL
6 1 (0.88%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (6.19%) Degree
2 2 (1.77%) MCPD
2 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.88%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (16.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Terraform
2 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (12.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.42%) Sitecore
3 3 (2.65%) SAP
4 2 (1.77%) JD Edwards
4 2 (1.77%) Oracle
5 1 (0.88%) HP
5 1 (0.88%) Kofax
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago