Period
to 23 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 September 2020 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 West
6 months to
23 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 69 64
Rank change year-on-year -14 -5 -9
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 29 156 194
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the North West 1.58% 2.96% 3.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.26% 10.49% 9.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 113 132
Median daily rate £363 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £295 £295 £265
90th Percentile £466 £500 £448
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +6.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £55.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £48.50
% change year-on-year -25.53% -3.09% +26.80%

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 North West with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 463 1,487 2,039
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 25.22% 28.18% 34.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 1,062 1,381
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £275 £313 £300
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 32
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.37 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.30% +15.34% -12.50%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.13
% change year-on-year -22.22% +6.82% +5.31%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing ASP.NET as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in the North West

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ASP.NET in the North West.

Daily rate trend for ASP.NET in the North West

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ASP.NET in the North West over the 6 months to 23 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in the North West

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ASP.NET in the North West.

Hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in the North West

ASP.NET
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 within the North West region over the 6 months to 23 September 2020. 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
Manchester +20 14 £375 -0.07% 55
Merseyside +30 6 £343 +5.43% 15
Lancashire +8 4 £188 -46.43% 10
Cheshire -24 2 £341 -6.51% 21
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (82.76%) C#
3 23 (79.31%) HTML
4 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
5 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
6 17 (58.62%) CSS
7 11 (37.93%) Visual Studio
7 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
7 11 (37.93%) Windows
8 9 (31.03%) SQL
8 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (27.59%) MVC
9 8 (27.59%) Java
9 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
10 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Core
10 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
10 7 (24.14%) IIS
10 7 (24.14%) Web Services
10 7 (24.14%) CRM
10 7 (24.14%) VB.NET
10 7 (24.14%) Migration
10 7 (24.14%) Dynamics CRM
11 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
11 6 (20.69%) JSON
11 6 (20.69%) HTTP
11 6 (20.69%) HTML5
11 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012

ASP.NET
Co-occurring 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 7 (24.14%) IIS
2 3 (10.34%) Mendix
3 2 (6.90%) CMS
3 2 (6.90%) Confluence
3 2 (6.90%) EPiServer
4 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.45%) Sitefinity
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (10.34%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Azure
2 3 (10.34%) Power Platform
3 1 (3.45%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) HTTP
2 5 (17.24%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (13.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) Power BI
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.90%) MS Access
3 2 (6.90%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Visual Studio
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (6.90%) Bitbucket
3 2 (6.90%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (6.90%) JIRA
4 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Law
3 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 2 (6.90%) Public Sector
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (86.21%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) CRM Developer
3 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
3 6 (20.69%) C# Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
7 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) EPiServer Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Software Applications Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Software Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Xamarin Developer
8 1 (3.45%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (79.31%) HTML
3 17 (58.62%) CSS
4 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (24.14%) AngularJS
5 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Core
5 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (24.14%) Web Services
6 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
6 6 (20.69%) HTML5
6 6 (20.69%) JSON
7 4 (13.79%) .NET Core
7 4 (13.79%) React
8 3 (10.34%) Entity Framework
8 3 (10.34%) jQuery
8 3 (10.34%) LINQ
8 3 (10.34%) XML
9 2 (6.90%) WCF
9 2 (6.90%) XSLT
10 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
1 2 (6.90%) NHS
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Life Science
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (13.79%) Android
5 3 (10.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) MVC
3 7 (24.14%) CRM
3 7 (24.14%) Migration
4 5 (17.24%) Web Development
5 4 (13.79%) API Development
6 3 (10.34%) Android Development
6 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.90%) iOS Development
7 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
8 1 (3.45%) API Design
8 1 (3.45%) BDD
8 1 (3.45%) Business Transformation
8 1 (3.45%) DevOps
8 1 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (3.45%) Microservices
8 1 (3.45%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (3.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) C#
2 22 (75.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
4 8 (27.59%) Java
5 7 (24.14%) VB.NET
6 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
7 2 (6.90%) XPath
8 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
8 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) SC Cleared
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) SAP
2 3 (10.34%) Xamarin
3 2 (6.90%) Adobe
3 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
3 2 (6.90%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.45%) Sitecore