The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for ASP.NET Web Forms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ASP.NET Web Forms over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ASP.NET Web Forms
England / North West
Rank 121 155 147
Rank change year-on-year +34 -8  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web Forms 7 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.27% 0.052% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 0.20% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Median daily rate £300 £368 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.36% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £322 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £414 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £298 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -8.46% +8.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.00

ASP.NET Web Forms 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 West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 798 1020 828
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 31.10% 26.58% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 540 680 505
Median daily rate £375 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +5.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 42 23
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £17.26 £19.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

ASP.NET Web Forms
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing ASP.NET Web Forms 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 Web Forms in the North West

ASP.NET Web Forms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET Web Forms in the North West

ASP.NET Web Forms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web Forms in the North West over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET Web Forms in the North West

ASP.NET Web Forms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET Web Forms in the North West

ASP.NET Web Forms
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web Forms within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Merseyside +3 3 £350 +12.90% 3
Manchester - 2 £338 - 6
Cheshire +31 1 £295 -30.58%
Lancashire - 1 £300 -
ASP.NET Web Forms
England

ASP.NET Web Forms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET Web Forms 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 West region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web Forms.

1 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 16 (72.73%) MVC
4 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
4 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
5 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (45.45%) HTML
6 9 (40.91%) CSS
7 8 (36.36%) SQL
7 8 (36.36%) jQuery
8 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (27.27%) XML
10 5 (22.73%) OO
10 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
10 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
10 5 (22.73%) CMS
11 4 (18.18%) TDD
11 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
11 4 (18.18%) Ajax
11 4 (18.18%) WCF
11 4 (18.18%) EPiServer
11 4 (18.18%) Entity Framework
11 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
12 3 (13.64%) Web Development
12 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (13.64%) Umbraco
12 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
13 2 (9.09%) Web Services

ASP.NET Web Forms
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (22.73%) CMS
2 4 (18.18%) EPiServer
3 3 (13.64%) Umbraco
4 2 (9.09%) IIS
4 2 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) GIS
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) C# Developer
3 12 (54.55%) .NET Developer
4 8 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (18.18%) EPiServer Developer
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (13.64%) CMS Developer
7 2 (9.09%) C# WCF Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Sitecore Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 2 (9.09%) SQL Developer
7 2 (9.09%) WCF Developer
8 1 (4.55%) HTML Developer
8 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 18 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 10 (45.45%) HTML
4 9 (40.91%) CSS
5 8 (36.36%) jQuery
6 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (27.27%) XML
8 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
8 4 (18.18%) Ajax
8 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (18.18%) Entity Framework
8 4 (18.18%) WCF
9 3 (13.64%) AngularJS
10 2 (9.09%) NHibernate
10 2 (9.09%) Web Services
11 1 (4.55%) JSON
11 1 (4.55%) LINQ
11 1 (4.55%) LINQ to SQL
11 1 (4.55%) Node.js
11 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) iPad
2 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Android
1 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) MVC
2 10 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) OO
3 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
4 4 (18.18%) TDD
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) Web Development
6 2 (9.09%) Content Management
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 2 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
6 2 (9.09%) OOD
6 2 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (9.09%) Refactoring
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) E-Procurement
7 1 (4.55%) MVVM
7 1 (4.55%) Project Management
7 1 (4.55%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Twitter