Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South 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 6 months to 23 September 2018 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 > South East
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 87 58
Rank change year-on-year +18 -29 -3
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 517 406 590
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.18% 2.49% 3.39%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.68% 9.08% 12.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 305 380
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%
10th Percentile £306 £313 £290
90th Percentile £525 £473 £488
England median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 22
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £47.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.74% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £19.75 £41.25 £34.13
90th Percentile £23.25 £53.00 £46.00
England median hourly rate £48.50 £38.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +26.80% -4.38% +19.23%

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 South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5,342 4,471 4,850
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.87% 27.47% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,492 2,752 3,062
South East median daily rate £431 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 75 126
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +16.79%
10th Percentile £18.18 £13.50 £12.25
90th Percentile £54.13 £50.85 £55.50
England median hourly rate £42.13 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +5.31% +9.59% -1.35%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ASP.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in the South East

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in the South East

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in the South East over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in the South East

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in the South East

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. 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
Thames Valley +27 184 £415 +3.75% 141
Hampshire +9 119 £375 +5.26% 79
Surrey -3 94 £450 +12.50% 40
Berkshire +27 91 £400 - 43
Buckinghamshire +19 51 £425 +6.25% 38
Oxfordshire +17 42 £381 -4.69% 60
Kent +15 40 £400 +14.29% 41
West Sussex +5 39 £375 +2.74% 20
East Sussex -3 39 £350 +2.94% 25
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 517 (100.00%) .NET
2 466 (90.14%) C#
3 353 (68.28%) MVC
4 299 (57.83%) JavaScript
5 267 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
6 266 (51.45%) SQL Server
7 253 (48.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 215 (41.59%) SQL
9 209 (40.43%) HTML
10 193 (37.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 184 (35.59%) AngularJS
12 169 (32.69%) CSS
13 167 (32.30%) .NET Framework
14 152 (29.40%) Microsoft
15 136 (26.31%) jQuery
16 132 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
17 117 (22.63%) Entity Framework
18 104 (20.12%) TDD
19 95 (18.38%) WCF
20 89 (17.21%) Scrum
21 83 (16.05%) Visual Studio
21 83 (16.05%) XML
22 77 (14.89%) HTML5
23 76 (14.70%) Web Services
24 75 (14.51%) .NET Core
25 72 (13.93%) Finance
25 72 (13.93%) RESTful
26 71 (13.73%) REST
26 71 (13.73%) Web Development
27 69 (13.35%) Windows

ASP.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 56 (10.83%) CMS
2 52 (10.06%) IIS
3 19 (3.68%) SharePoint
3 19 (3.68%) Umbraco
4 17 (3.29%) EPiServer
5 11 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
6 10 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (1.93%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (1.74%) Apache Solr
7 9 (1.74%) Confluence
8 7 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.35%) WordPress
9 5 (0.97%) NServiceBus
9 5 (0.97%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (0.77%) Kentico
11 3 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.39%) Apache
13 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPEL
13 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (0.58%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (2.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.39%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.39%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.19%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 132 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (7.93%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.93%) Dynamics 365
3 10 (1.93%) Office 365
3 10 (1.93%) SaaS
4 8 (1.55%) Serverless
5 5 (0.97%) PaaS
6 4 (0.77%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (0.77%) Azure Functions
7 3 (0.58%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (0.58%) GitHub
7 3 (0.58%) IaaS
8 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.19%) Google Play
8 1 (0.19%) NuGet
8 1 (0.19%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.64%) HTTP
2 14 (2.71%) SMTP
3 13 (2.51%) Internet
4 10 (1.93%) DNS
4 10 (1.93%) IMAP
5 5 (0.97%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.77%) SAN
7 3 (0.58%) SSL
8 2 (0.39%) Intranet
9 1 (0.19%) AMQP
9 1 (0.19%) MQTT
9 1 (0.19%) Skype
9 1 (0.19%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (51.45%) SQL Server
2 31 (6.00%) MongoDB
3 30 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (5.22%) Relational Database
5 25 (4.84%) NoSQL
6 20 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 17 (3.29%) Redis
8 15 (2.90%) MySQL
8 15 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (2.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 12 (2.32%) Azure SQL Database
11 11 (2.13%) Oracle Database
11 11 (2.13%) RDBMS
12 10 (1.93%) SQL Server 2014
13 9 (1.74%) Neo4j
14 7 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
15 5 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
15 5 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 83 (16.05%) Visual Studio
2 69 (13.35%) Git (software)
3 66 (12.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 40 (7.74%) TeamCity
5 29 (5.61%) Octopus Deploy
6 20 (3.87%) JIRA
6 20 (3.87%) Selenium
7 17 (3.29%) ReSharper
7 17 (3.29%) Visual Studio Team System
8 13 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 12 (2.32%) MSTest
9 12 (2.32%) NUnit
10 11 (2.13%) Bitbucket
10 11 (2.13%) SpecFlow
11 9 (1.74%) InstallShield
11 9 (1.74%) Jenkins
11 9 (1.74%) Ranorex
11 9 (1.74%) Subversion
11 9 (1.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 7 (1.35%) SoapUI
General
1 72 (13.93%) Finance
2 7 (1.35%) Banking
2 7 (1.35%) Retail
3 4 (0.77%) Legal
4 3 (0.58%) Advertising
4 3 (0.58%) Back Office
5 2 (0.39%) Marketing
5 2 (0.39%) Publishing
6 1 (0.19%) Automotive
6 1 (0.19%) Avionics
6 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 417 (80.66%) Developer
2 291 (56.29%) .NET Developer
3 168 (32.50%) C# Developer
4 142 (27.47%) C# .NET Developer
5 117 (22.63%) ASP.NET Developer
6 81 (15.67%) Full Stack Developer
7 79 (15.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 57 (11.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 38 (7.35%) SQL Developer
10 33 (6.38%) Angular Developer
11 28 (5.42%) Senior Developer
11 28 (5.42%) Web Developer
12 25 (4.84%) JavaScript Developer
12 25 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
13 22 (4.26%) Software Developer
13 22 (4.26%) Software Engineer
14 21 (4.06%) SQL Server Developer
15 17 (3.29%) .NET Software Engineer
15 17 (3.29%) AWS Developer
16 14 (2.71%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 517 (100.00%) .NET
2 253 (48.94%) ASP.NET MVC
3 209 (40.43%) HTML
4 193 (37.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 184 (35.59%) AngularJS
6 169 (32.69%) CSS
7 167 (32.30%) .NET Framework
8 136 (26.31%) jQuery
9 117 (22.63%) Entity Framework
10 95 (18.38%) WCF
11 83 (16.05%) XML
12 77 (14.89%) HTML5
13 76 (14.70%) Web Services
14 75 (14.51%) .NET Core
15 72 (13.93%) RESTful
16 71 (13.73%) REST
17 61 (11.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 57 (11.03%) Ajax
19 49 (9.48%) CSS3
20 43 (8.32%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (4.45%) Computer Science
3 19 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (3.48%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.71%) User Experience
6 12 (2.32%) Mobile App
7 11 (2.13%) Fintech
7 11 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (1.74%) Algorithms
8 9 (1.74%) W3C
9 5 (0.97%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.39%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.39%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.39%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.39%) iPad
11 2 (0.39%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.39%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.39%) NHS
12 1 (0.19%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 69 (13.35%) Windows
2 21 (4.06%) Windows Server
3 8 (1.55%) Android
3 8 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (1.35%) Unix
4 7 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.97%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.58%) Linux
7 1 (0.19%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (68.28%) MVC
2 267 (51.64%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (20.12%) TDD
4 89 (17.21%) Scrum
5 71 (13.73%) Web Development
6 68 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
7 66 (12.77%) Test Automation
8 65 (12.57%) Microservices
9 58 (11.22%) OO
10 54 (10.44%) SOLID
11 51 (9.86%) Software Engineering
12 50 (9.67%) Unit Testing
13 49 (9.48%) BDD
13 49 (9.48%) Problem-Solving
14 43 (8.32%) E-Commerce
15 42 (8.12%) SDLC
16 39 (7.54%) Kanban
17 37 (7.16%) SOA
18 30 (5.80%) DevOps
18 30 (5.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 466 (90.14%) C#
2 299 (57.83%) JavaScript
3 215 (41.59%) SQL
4 42 (8.12%) T-SQL
5 15 (2.90%) TypeScript
6 13 (2.51%) PowerShell
7 12 (2.32%) PL/SQL
8 11 (2.13%) VB.NET
9 9 (1.74%) Java
9 9 (1.74%) VB
10 7 (1.35%) Python
10 7 (1.35%) R
11 5 (0.97%) C++
11 5 (0.97%) PHP
11 5 (0.97%) VBScript
12 3 (0.58%) ES6
13 2 (0.39%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.39%) VB6
14 1 (0.19%) XAML
Qualifications
1 34 (6.58%) Degree
2 19 (3.68%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.90%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.55%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (1.55%) TOGAF Certification
6 7 (1.35%) ISEB
7 5 (0.97%) MCP
7 5 (0.97%) MCSE
8 4 (0.77%) CISSP
8 4 (0.77%) SSCP
9 3 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.58%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.39%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.39%) SAFe Agilist
11 1 (0.19%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.19%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.55%) QA
2 4 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.58%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.39%) PMO
5 1 (0.19%) GDPR
5 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (2.71%) Docker
2 6 (1.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (2.13%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.77%) Ansible
2 4 (0.77%) HP ALM
2 4 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.77%) Puppet
Vendors
1 152 (29.40%) Microsoft
2 40 (7.74%) Oracle
3 19 (3.68%) Sitecore
4 13 (2.51%) Atlassian
5 11 (2.13%) HP
5 11 (2.13%) Xamarin
6 9 (1.74%) Rackspace
7 7 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.16%) SAP
9 5 (0.97%) AppDynamics
9 5 (0.97%) Dynatrace
9 5 (0.97%) SOASTA, Inc
10 4 (0.77%) Citrix
11 3 (0.58%) Sage
11 3 (0.58%) Telerik
12 2 (0.39%) Ariba
12 2 (0.39%) DevExpress
12 2 (0.39%) Google
12 2 (0.39%) Micro Focus
12 2 (0.39%) Sybase