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 26 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 39 53
Rank change year-on-year -1 +14  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 14 31 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.42% 3.63% 1.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 15.82% 7.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 21 13
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £639 £463 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
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 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 126 196 189
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 21.76% 22.95% 22.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 130 129
Median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.48% -  
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 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 26 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 25 (92.59%) C#
3 22 (81.48%) SQL Server
4 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
5 16 (59.26%) MVC
6 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
7 9 (33.33%) SQL
8 8 (29.63%) HTML
9 7 (25.93%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
9 7 (25.93%) CRM
9 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
10 6 (22.22%) CSS
10 6 (22.22%) HP
10 6 (22.22%) C
10 6 (22.22%) Degree
10 6 (22.22%) Serena
10 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
10 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
10 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (18.52%) WCF
11 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
11 5 (18.52%) Web Development
11 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
12 4 (14.81%) Quality Management
12 4 (14.81%) Internet
12 4 (14.81%) HNC

ASP.NET
Co-occurring 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 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 2 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (81.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Visual Studio
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.41%) Electronics
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 16 (59.26%) .NET Developer
3 11 (40.74%) C# Developer
4 10 (37.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (25.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (22.22%) SQL Developer
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 2 (7.41%) .NET Web Developer
10 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
10 2 (7.41%) Azure Developer
10 2 (7.41%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
10 2 (7.41%) Team Leader
10 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
11 1 (3.70%) Architect
11 1 (3.70%) Development Manager
11 1 (3.70%) Junior
11 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (29.63%) HTML
3 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (22.22%) CSS
4 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
4 5 (18.52%) WCF
5 3 (11.11%) Ajax
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 3 (11.11%) CSS3
5 3 (11.11%) HTML5
6 2 (7.41%) jQuery
6 2 (7.41%) Mason
6 2 (7.41%) REST
6 2 (7.41%) WinForms
7 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
7 1 (3.70%) J2EE
7 1 (3.70%) Java EE
7 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) iPad
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) MVC
2 7 (25.93%) CRM
3 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
3 5 (18.52%) Web Development
4 4 (14.81%) Line Management
4 4 (14.81%) Quality Management
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Document Management
5 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
5 2 (7.41%) SOLID
5 2 (7.41%) Workflow
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 1 (3.70%) Kanban
6 1 (3.70%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) OOD
6 1 (3.70%) OOP
6 1 (3.70%) Physics
6 1 (3.70%) Predictive Analytics
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) C#
2 17 (62.96%) JavaScript
3 9 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) C
5 3 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (3.70%) Java
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) HNC
3 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) HP
2 6 (22.22%) Serena
3 2 (7.41%) Sitecore