Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 20 November 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 49 32
Rank change year-on-year -10 -17 +2
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 272 352 383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 3.34% 3.64% 4.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.85% 14.07% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 235 270
Midlands median daily rate £340 £348 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.30% +5.45% +1.54%
10th Percentile £268 £248 £225
90th Percentile £488 £425 £475
England median daily rate £400 £375 £374
% change year-on-year +6.67% +0.33% +6.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 7
Midlands median hourly rate £27.00 £23.00 £33.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.39% -31.45% -4.14%
10th Percentile £20.88 £20.60 £22.00
90th Percentile £37.28 £40.74 £45.03
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +6.25% +7.99% -1.23%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2116 2502 1970
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 25.95% 25.89% 23.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1395 1518 1206
Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £270 £266 £225
90th Percentile £550 £513 £488
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 22 40
Midlands median hourly rate £31.33 £23.50 £29.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.30% -19.92% -12.40%
10th Percentile £20.62 £9.03 £11.68
90th Percentile £47.25 £42.28 £45.13
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in the Midlands

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in the Midlands

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in the Midlands

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in the Midlands

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ASP.NET in the Midlands

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
West Midlands -9 141 £350 - 59
East Midlands -6 130 £340 +0.74% 78
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Midlands region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 271 (99.63%) .NET
2 231 (84.93%) C#
3 208 (76.47%) MVC
4 149 (54.78%) SQL Server
5 141 (51.84%) JavaScript
6 137 (50.37%) CSS
7 134 (49.26%) HTML
8 129 (47.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 111 (40.81%) SQL
10 107 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
11 91 (33.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 84 (30.88%) .NET Framework
13 73 (26.84%) jQuery
14 64 (23.53%) Web Services
15 62 (22.79%) Microsoft
16 51 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
16 51 (18.75%) Entity Framework
17 49 (18.01%) HTML5
18 48 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
18 48 (17.65%) TDD
19 47 (17.28%) Git (software)
19 47 (17.28%) AngularJS
20 44 (16.18%) CSS3
21 42 (15.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 35 (12.87%) Scrum
23 32 (11.76%) Unit Testing
24 31 (11.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 30 (11.03%) Web Development
26 29 (10.66%) SOLID
27 28 (10.29%) BDD

ASP.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 28 (10.29%) CMS
2 19 (6.99%) SharePoint
2 19 (6.99%) Umbraco
3 14 (5.15%) IIS
4 6 (2.21%) WinCC
5 5 (1.84%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.47%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.10%) NServiceBus
7 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.74%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.74%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.37%) Confluence
9 1 (0.37%) Content Management Server
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.37%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 7 (2.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.10%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.37%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 8 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.21%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 51 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.47%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (1.47%) PaaS
4 3 (1.10%) IaaS
4 3 (1.10%) Serverless
5 2 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.74%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.74%) Office 365
5 2 (0.74%) SaaS
6 1 (0.37%) GitHub
6 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.37%) Google Play
6 1 (0.37%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.68%) Intranet
2 8 (2.94%) Internet
3 3 (1.10%) ATM
3 3 (1.10%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.74%) SMS
5 1 (0.37%) DNS
5 1 (0.37%) FTP
5 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.37%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (54.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 10 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (2.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.21%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.21%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.84%) SQL Server 2000
8 4 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.47%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.47%) MySQL
8 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (1.10%) GIS
9 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.10%) Power BI
9 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 47 (17.28%) Git (software)
2 23 (8.46%) Visual Studio
3 16 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (2.94%) NUnit
4 8 (2.94%) ReSharper
5 7 (2.57%) MSTest
6 6 (2.21%) Subversion
7 5 (1.84%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.47%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.47%) TortoiseSVN
9 3 (1.10%) JIRA
9 3 (1.10%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.10%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.74%) git-flow
11 1 (0.37%) GoCD
11 1 (0.37%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.37%) Moq
11 1 (0.37%) PostCSS
11 1 (0.37%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (6.62%) Retail
2 15 (5.51%) Finance
3 13 (4.78%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.68%) Automotive
5 9 (3.31%) Advertising
6 3 (1.10%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.37%) Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Marketing
7 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 234 (86.03%) Developer
2 150 (55.15%) .NET Developer
3 81 (29.78%) C# Developer
4 77 (28.31%) ASP.NET Developer
5 69 (25.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 52 (19.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 44 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 29 (10.66%) Senior Developer
9 20 (7.35%) Full Stack Developer
10 18 (6.62%) SQL Developer
11 17 (6.25%) Web Developer
12 16 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
12 16 (5.88%) Software Developer
13 15 (5.51%) JavaScript Developer
13 15 (5.51%) Senior .NET Developer
14 12 (4.41%) Sitecore Developer
15 11 (4.04%) Architect
15 11 (4.04%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 10 (3.68%) C# Software Developer
16 10 (3.68%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (99.63%) .NET
2 137 (50.37%) CSS
3 134 (49.26%) HTML
4 129 (47.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 91 (33.46%) ASP.NET Web API
6 84 (30.88%) .NET Framework
7 73 (26.84%) jQuery
8 64 (23.53%) Web Services
9 51 (18.75%) Entity Framework
10 49 (18.01%) HTML5
11 47 (17.28%) AngularJS
12 44 (16.18%) CSS3
13 42 (15.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 31 (11.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 26 (9.56%) WCF
16 23 (8.46%) .NET Core
17 22 (8.09%) React
17 22 (8.09%) XML
18 21 (7.72%) Dapper ORM
19 18 (6.62%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.09%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (5.51%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (3.68%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.57%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.57%) User Experience
5 4 (1.47%) Algorithms
5 4 (1.47%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.47%) Private Cloud
6 2 (0.74%) Learning Management System
6 2 (0.74%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.74%) SCORM
7 1 (0.37%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.37%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.19%) Windows
2 13 (4.78%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.21%) Unix
4 4 (1.47%) Android
5 3 (1.10%) Linux
6 2 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.37%) HPUX
7 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (76.47%) MVC
2 107 (39.34%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 48 (17.65%) TDD
4 35 (12.87%) Scrum
5 32 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 30 (11.03%) Web Development
7 29 (10.66%) SOLID
8 28 (10.29%) BDD
9 21 (7.72%) Kanban
10 19 (6.99%) Test Automation
11 18 (6.62%) Front End Development
12 14 (5.15%) CRM
13 12 (4.41%) SDLC
14 11 (4.04%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 11 (4.04%) Microservices
15 8 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (2.94%) DevOps
16 7 (2.57%) Software Engineering
16 7 (2.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 231 (84.93%) C#
2 141 (51.84%) JavaScript
3 111 (40.81%) SQL
4 23 (8.46%) T-SQL
4 23 (8.46%) VB.NET
5 6 (2.21%) PL/SQL
6 5 (1.84%) Ruby
7 4 (1.47%) TypeScript
8 2 (0.74%) ES6
8 2 (0.74%) Python
8 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.74%) VB
8 2 (0.74%) VB6
8 2 (0.74%) VBA
9 1 (0.37%) Java
9 1 (0.37%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.37%) Perl
9 1 (0.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (6.25%) Degree
2 13 (4.78%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.41%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.21%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.84%) MCTS
6 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.37%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.37%) MCPD
6 1 (0.37%) MCSD
6 1 (0.37%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.10%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.37%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (3.31%) Docker
2 4 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.10%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.74%) vSphere
5 1 (0.37%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 62 (22.79%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.88%) Sitecore
3 10 (3.68%) Oracle
4 8 (2.94%) Google
5 6 (2.21%) Siemens
6 5 (1.84%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.10%) DevExpress
7 3 (1.10%) Tableau
7 3 (1.10%) Telerik
7 3 (1.10%) VMware
8 2 (0.74%) GoCardless
8 2 (0.74%) SAP
8 2 (0.74%) Twitter
9 1 (0.37%) Altova
9 1 (0.37%) Apple
9 1 (0.37%) BT
9 1 (0.37%) Facebook
9 1 (0.37%) Informatica
9 1 (0.37%) Red Hat