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 28 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
England / North East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 104 47
Rank change year-on-year +65 -57  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 18 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.17% 1.73% 3.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.08% 9.12% 13.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 21
Median daily rate £350 £310 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.90% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.68
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 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 149 307 197
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 26.23% 18.94% 24.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 185 123
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 8
Median hourly rate £46.42 £28.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.76% +73.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.28 £16.00 £15.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.55 £35.25 £16.53
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 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 28 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 28 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
Tyne and Wear +59 11 £375 +20.96% 6
Durham +5 7 £344 - 1
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 North East region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (86.54%) C#
3 41 (78.85%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (75.00%) MVC
5 34 (65.38%) TDD
6 29 (55.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
8 19 (36.54%) Sitecore
9 18 (34.62%) Scrum
10 17 (32.69%) Git (software)
10 17 (32.69%) DevOps
11 16 (30.77%) Spring MVC
11 16 (30.77%) Spring
11 16 (30.77%) Java
11 16 (30.77%) Linux
12 15 (28.85%) Unit Testing
13 13 (25.00%) BDD
13 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
14 12 (23.08%) HTML
14 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
14 12 (23.08%) Ruby
14 12 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
14 12 (23.08%) Play Framework
14 12 (23.08%) Test Automation
14 12 (23.08%) Scala
15 11 (21.15%) Cucumber
15 11 (21.15%) Microservices
15 11 (21.15%) CSS
16 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
16 10 (19.23%) Linux Command Line

ASP.NET
Co-occurring 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 7 (13.46%) CMS
2 5 (9.62%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (5.77%) IIS
3 3 (5.77%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
2 4 (7.69%) Big Data
2 4 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (32.69%) Git (software)
2 11 (21.15%) Cucumber
3 7 (13.46%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.92%) Selenium
General
1 6 (11.54%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Advertising
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (96.15%) Developer
2 24 (46.15%) .NET Developer
3 17 (32.69%) Sitecore Developer
4 15 (28.85%) Java Developer
5 13 (25.00%) Agile Developer
6 12 (23.08%) C# Developer
7 11 (21.15%) Scala Developer
8 10 (19.23%) Java Scala Developer
9 8 (15.38%) Agile .NET Developer
10 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (9.62%) Agile Java Developer
11 5 (9.62%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (9.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (9.62%) Linux Developer
11 5 (9.62%) Ruby Developer
12 3 (5.77%) JavaScript Developer
12 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
12 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
12 3 (5.77%) Systems Developer
13 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (55.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 16 (30.77%) Spring
3 16 (30.77%) Spring MVC
4 12 (23.08%) HTML
4 12 (23.08%) Play Framework
4 12 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
5 11 (21.15%) CSS
6 9 (17.31%) jQuery
7 8 (15.38%) Web Services
8 6 (11.54%) .NET Framework
9 5 (9.62%) SOAP
10 4 (7.69%) REST
11 3 (5.77%) Ajax
11 3 (5.77%) AngularJS
11 3 (5.77%) WPF
11 3 (5.77%) XML
11 3 (5.77%) XSLT
12 2 (3.85%) CSS3
12 2 (3.85%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Linux Command Line
2 6 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.92%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (30.77%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (78.85%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (75.00%) MVC
3 34 (65.38%) TDD
4 18 (34.62%) Scrum
5 17 (32.69%) DevOps
6 15 (28.85%) Unit Testing
7 13 (25.00%) BDD
8 12 (23.08%) Software Engineering
8 12 (23.08%) Test Automation
9 11 (21.15%) Microservices
10 7 (13.46%) Kanban
10 7 (13.46%) Web Development
11 5 (9.62%) OO
11 5 (9.62%) SDLC
12 4 (7.69%) Analytics
12 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (7.69%) Data Analytics
12 4 (7.69%) MapReduce
13 3 (5.77%) CRM
13 3 (5.77%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 45 (86.54%) C#
2 27 (51.92%) JavaScript
3 16 (30.77%) Java
4 12 (23.08%) Ruby
4 12 (23.08%) Scala
5 6 (11.54%) VB.NET
6 5 (9.62%) SQL
7 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Sitecore
2 13 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.92%) Apple
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle