The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ASP.NET
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 50 67 36
Rank change year-on-year +17 -31  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 13 16 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.94% 1.59% 4.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.56% 6.93% 17.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 24
Median daily rate £390 £475 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.89% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £405 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year +3.70% +2.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £50.50 £9.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +461.11% -  
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 Reading with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 136 231 247
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 20.33% 22.92% 25.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 145 164
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £9.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -52.63%  
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 Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in Reading

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in Reading over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in Reading

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in Reading

ASP.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 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 Reading region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (88.89%) C#
3 23 (85.19%) SQL Server
4 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
5 13 (48.15%) MVC
6 10 (37.04%) SQL
6 10 (37.04%) CSS
7 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (25.93%) CSS3
9 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (25.93%) HTML
9 7 (25.93%) WCF
10 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
11 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (18.52%) Web Development
11 5 (18.52%) C
12 4 (14.81%) C++
12 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
12 4 (14.81%) Windows
12 4 (14.81%) WinForms
12 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
12 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 3 (11.11%) Sitecore
13 3 (11.11%) MSTest
13 3 (11.11%) HTML5
13 3 (11.11%) WMI
13 3 (11.11%) Degree
13 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
13 3 (11.11%) Mathematics

ASP.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (85.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.70%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MSTest
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) Grunt
General
1 2 (7.41%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 18 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 12 (44.44%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (40.74%) C# Developer
5 10 (37.04%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (25.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (18.52%) SQL Developer
8 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
9 2 (7.41%) Support Officer
10 1 (3.70%) Azure Developer
10 1 (3.70%) C# WCF Developer
10 1 (3.70%) C# WPF Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Cloud Consultant
10 1 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
10 1 (3.70%) Integration Developer
10 1 (3.70%) SSRS Developer
10 1 (3.70%) WCF Developer
10 1 (3.70%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (37.04%) CSS
3 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (25.93%) CSS3
4 7 (25.93%) HTML
4 7 (25.93%) WCF
5 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 4 (14.81%) .NET Framework
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (14.81%) WinForms
7 3 (11.11%) HTML5
8 2 (7.41%) Ajax
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 2 (7.41%) REST
8 2 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (7.41%) XML
9 1 (3.70%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (3.70%) Web Services
9 1 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.70%) iPad
1 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) MVC
2 5 (18.52%) Web Development
3 3 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.41%) CRM
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Line Management
4 2 (7.41%) Quality Management
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) SOA
5 1 (3.70%) Document Management
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) OO
5 1 (3.70%) OOD
5 1 (3.70%) Physics
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 24 (88.89%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) C
5 4 (14.81%) C++
6 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (7.41%) HNC
2 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) WMI
2 1 (3.70%) Marathon
2 1 (3.70%) Mesos
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Sitecore
3 2 (7.41%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Serena