The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ASP.NET
England / North East
Rank 47 40 40
Rank change year-on-year -7 0  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 33 34 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.58% 3.90% 2.89%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.54% 13.13% 12.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 20 15
Median daily rate £350 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.75% +9.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £441 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year +3.70% +2.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -6.92% -7.14%  

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 the North East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 286 259 145
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 39.67% 29.70% 23.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 175 87
Median daily rate £360 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £538 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £9.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 the North East

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in the North East

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in the North East over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in the North East

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in the North East

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Tyne and Wear -12 31 £350 -1.75% 7
Durham -2 2 £325 - 3
ASP.NET
England

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 North East region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 80 (100.00%) .NET
2 66 (82.50%) C#
3 61 (76.25%) MVC
4 55 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (61.25%) TDD
6 37 (46.25%) DevOps
7 36 (45.00%) Microsoft
7 36 (45.00%) Sitecore
8 33 (41.25%) ASP.NET MVC
8 33 (41.25%) Scrum
9 30 (37.50%) JavaScript
10 25 (31.25%) BDD
11 22 (27.50%) Java
11 22 (27.50%) Finance
12 21 (26.25%) Git (software)
13 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
14 19 (23.75%) HTML
14 19 (23.75%) Linux
14 19 (23.75%) Spring
14 19 (23.75%) Spring MVC
14 19 (23.75%) Unit Testing
15 16 (20.00%) Ruby
15 16 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
15 16 (20.00%) Scala
15 16 (20.00%) Play Framework
16 15 (18.75%) Microservices
16 15 (18.75%) Cucumber
16 15 (18.75%) Automated Testing
16 15 (18.75%) CSS
17 13 (16.25%) XML

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 10 (12.50%) CMS
2 9 (11.25%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.00%) SAS
5 3 (3.75%) Umbraco
6 2 (2.50%) IIS
7 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) GitHub
1 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.25%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (26.25%) Git (software)
2 15 (18.75%) Cucumber
3 4 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.50%) MSI
4 2 (2.50%) NMock
4 2 (2.50%) WiX
5 1 (1.25%) Maven
5 1 (1.25%) MSTest
5 1 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.25%) Selenium
5 1 (1.25%) Subversion
5 1 (1.25%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (27.50%) Finance
2 7 (8.75%) Advertising
3 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.25%) Retail
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (91.25%) Developer
2 34 (42.50%) Sitecore Developer
3 30 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 19 (23.75%) C# Developer
5 18 (22.50%) Java Developer
6 13 (16.25%) Scala Developer
7 12 (15.00%) Java Scala Developer
8 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (8.75%) Agile Developer
10 7 (8.75%) Ruby Developer
11 6 (7.50%) Senior Developer
11 6 (7.50%) Software Developer
12 5 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
12 5 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
12 5 (6.25%) Linux Developer
12 5 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
13 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (100.00%) .NET
2 33 (41.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 19 (23.75%) HTML
3 19 (23.75%) Spring
3 19 (23.75%) Spring MVC
4 16 (20.00%) Play Framework
4 16 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 15 (18.75%) CSS
6 13 (16.25%) XML
7 8 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 7 (8.75%) AngularJS
8 7 (8.75%) jQuery
9 6 (7.50%) WPF
10 5 (6.25%) Ajax
10 5 (6.25%) LINQ
10 5 (6.25%) Web Services
11 4 (5.00%) CSS3
11 4 (5.00%) HTML5
12 3 (3.75%) SOAP
12 3 (3.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.75%) Linux
2 3 (3.75%) Windows
2 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.75%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.25%) Android
3 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (76.25%) MVC
2 55 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (61.25%) TDD
4 37 (46.25%) DevOps
5 33 (41.25%) Scrum
6 25 (31.25%) BDD
7 19 (23.75%) Unit Testing
8 15 (18.75%) Automated Testing
8 15 (18.75%) Microservices
9 10 (12.50%) OO
10 8 (10.00%) SOLID
11 4 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (5.00%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.00%) SDLC
11 4 (5.00%) Test Scripting
11 4 (5.00%) Web Development
12 3 (3.75%) Data Protection
12 3 (3.75%) Kanban
12 3 (3.75%) Service Design
12 3 (3.75%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 66 (82.50%) C#
2 30 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 22 (27.50%) Java
4 16 (20.00%) Ruby
4 16 (20.00%) Scala
5 12 (15.00%) SQL
6 7 (8.75%) T-SQL
7 6 (7.50%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.50%) VB
9 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.25%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 5 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (3.75%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 36 (45.00%) Microsoft
1 36 (45.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (3.75%) VMware
3 1 (1.25%) HP
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle
3 1 (1.25%) SOASTA, Inc
3 1 (1.25%) Xamarin