Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 73 61
Rank change year-on-year -10 -12 -11
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 433 429 549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.61% 2.79% 3.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.30% 10.44% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 271 365
South East median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -1.41%
10th Percentile £312 £288 £276
90th Percentile £475 £475 £454
England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 11
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +38.46%
10th Percentile £45.63 £37.50 £36.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £63.92
England median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +26.67% - +7.14%

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 4,655 4,110 4,790
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.09% 26.74% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,904 2,456 3,134
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +5.80%
10th Percentile £305 £285 £275
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
England median daily rate £475 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 101 128
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +6.49% +18.46%
10th Percentile £17.23 £18.22 £14.26
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £55.55
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -8 182 £400 +6.67% 126
Berkshire +10 76 £400 +6.67% 54
Oxfordshire +26 64 £400 - 50
Kent 0 62 £350 +7.69% 44
Surrey -22 58 £425 +12.58% 80
East Sussex +6 56 £350 -3.45% 19
Hampshire -41 50 £350 -2.78% 83
Buckinghamshire -61 42 £363 -0.68% 22
West Sussex -9 18 £361 +3.21% 26
Middlesex +3 3 £350 -
Sussex - 1 - - 3
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 South East region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 433 (100.00%) .NET
2 408 (94.23%) C#
3 336 (77.60%) MVC
4 244 (56.35%) SQL Server
5 231 (53.35%) JavaScript
6 215 (49.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 207 (47.81%) HTML
8 198 (45.73%) Agile Software Development
9 180 (41.57%) CSS
10 171 (39.49%) ASP.NET Web API
11 164 (37.88%) AngularJS
12 162 (37.41%) SQL
13 142 (32.79%) Microsoft
14 137 (31.64%) TDD
15 106 (24.48%) .NET Framework
15 106 (24.48%) jQuery
16 101 (23.33%) Web Services
17 99 (22.86%) Web Development
18 85 (19.63%) WCF
19 82 (18.94%) Scrum
20 78 (18.01%) Microsoft Azure
21 74 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
22 69 (15.94%) HTML5
23 68 (15.70%) Entity Framework
24 67 (15.47%) Oracle
25 60 (13.86%) VB.NET
26 59 (13.63%) N-Tier
27 57 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
28 55 (12.70%) REST
29 54 (12.47%) Visual Studio

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 20 (4.62%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.39%) IIS
3 16 (3.70%) CMS
4 6 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (1.15%) NServiceBus
6 4 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.69%) Apache
7 3 (0.69%) EPiServer
7 3 (0.69%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.46%) Sitefinity
8 2 (0.46%) WordPress
9 1 (0.23%) Commerce Server
9 1 (0.23%) FileNet
9 1 (0.23%) JBoss
9 1 (0.23%) SAS
9 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.46%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.23%) Stata
Business Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 78 (18.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (8.31%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.31%) npm
4 9 (2.08%) PaaS
5 8 (1.85%) IaaS
6 7 (1.62%) Firebase
6 7 (1.62%) SaaS
7 4 (0.92%) GitHub
7 4 (0.92%) Office 365
8 3 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.23%) G Suite
9 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.62%) SMTP
2 5 (1.15%) Intranet
3 4 (0.92%) Internet
4 2 (0.46%) Broadband
5 1 (0.23%) AMQP
5 1 (0.23%) DNS
5 1 (0.23%) Extranet
5 1 (0.23%) Firewall
5 1 (0.23%) FTP
5 1 (0.23%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.23%) SMS
5 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 244 (56.35%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.46%) NoSQL
4 13 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 12 (2.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.08%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.92%) MySQL
9 4 (0.92%) OLAP
9 4 (0.92%) OLAP Cube
9 4 (0.92%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.46%) DB2
11 2 (0.46%) FileMaker
11 2 (0.46%) MS Access
11 2 (0.46%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 57 (13.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 54 (12.47%) Visual Studio
3 29 (6.70%) Git (software)
4 23 (5.31%) NUnit
5 20 (4.62%) Moq
6 17 (3.93%) MSBuild
7 15 (3.46%) ReSharper
8 10 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
9 9 (2.08%) gulp
9 9 (2.08%) TeamCity
10 8 (1.85%) NuGet
10 8 (1.85%) Selenium
10 8 (1.85%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 6 (1.39%) Bitbucket
11 6 (1.39%) Bower
11 6 (1.39%) Jenkins
12 5 (1.15%) Grunt
12 5 (1.15%) Protractor
13 3 (0.69%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 37 (8.55%) Finance
2 17 (3.93%) Banking
2 17 (3.93%) Marketing
3 10 (2.31%) Advertising
4 8 (1.85%) Legal
5 6 (1.39%) Back Office
5 6 (1.39%) Retail
5 6 (1.39%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.92%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.69%) Automotive
7 3 (0.69%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.46%) Games
9 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.23%) Electronics
9 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 411 (94.92%) Developer
2 287 (66.28%) .NET Developer
3 195 (45.03%) C# Developer
4 154 (35.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 88 (20.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 82 (18.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 74 (17.09%) SQL Developer
8 69 (15.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 44 (10.16%) SQL Server Developer
10 42 (9.70%) Senior Developer
11 36 (8.31%) Angular Developer
12 35 (8.08%) Full Stack Developer
13 31 (7.16%) Web Developer
14 30 (6.93%) Software Developer
15 29 (6.70%) Senior .NET Developer
16 25 (5.77%) AWS Developer
17 24 (5.54%) Agile .NET Developer
17 24 (5.54%) Agile Developer
18 22 (5.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 21 (4.85%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (100.00%) .NET
2 215 (49.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 207 (47.81%) HTML
4 180 (41.57%) CSS
5 171 (39.49%) ASP.NET Web API
6 164 (37.88%) AngularJS
7 106 (24.48%) .NET Framework
7 106 (24.48%) jQuery
8 101 (23.33%) Web Services
9 85 (19.63%) WCF
10 69 (15.94%) HTML5
11 68 (15.70%) Entity Framework
12 55 (12.70%) REST
13 40 (9.24%) Ajax
14 38 (8.78%) XML
15 35 (8.08%) CSS3
15 35 (8.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 30 (6.93%) Angular 2
16 30 (6.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 29 (6.70%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 59 (13.63%) N-Tier
2 25 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (3.93%) User Experience
4 14 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 12 (2.77%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (2.31%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.46%) Clustering
7 2 (0.46%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.46%) RIA
7 2 (0.46%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.23%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.23%) EPoS
8 1 (0.23%) Fintech
8 1 (0.23%) iPad
8 1 (0.23%) PKI
8 1 (0.23%) Robotics
8 1 (0.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (9.24%) Windows
2 9 (2.08%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.15%) Linux
4 3 (0.69%) Android
5 2 (0.46%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.23%) Solaris
6 1 (0.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 336 (77.60%) MVC
2 198 (45.73%) Agile Software Development
3 137 (31.64%) TDD
4 99 (22.86%) Web Development
5 82 (18.94%) Scrum
6 74 (17.09%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (11.78%) Unit Testing
8 50 (11.55%) Refactoring
9 43 (9.93%) SOLID
10 32 (7.39%) BDD
11 31 (7.16%) Change Control
12 26 (6.00%) SDLC
13 24 (5.54%) MVVM
14 21 (4.85%) Front End Development
14 21 (4.85%) OO
15 16 (3.70%) DevOps
16 14 (3.23%) Microservices
16 14 (3.23%) OOD
16 14 (3.23%) Prototyping
16 14 (3.23%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 408 (94.23%) C#
2 231 (53.35%) JavaScript
3 162 (37.41%) SQL
4 60 (13.86%) VB.NET
5 28 (6.47%) T-SQL
6 24 (5.54%) TypeScript
7 9 (2.08%) Java
8 5 (1.15%) C
8 5 (1.15%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.92%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.92%) PHP
9 4 (0.92%) Python
10 3 (0.69%) VB
11 2 (0.46%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.46%) Ruby
11 2 (0.46%) VBA
11 2 (0.46%) XPath
12 1 (0.23%) Perl
12 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 17 (3.93%) Degree
2 14 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 10 (2.31%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.31%) QA
2 3 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.23%) PSD2
System Software
1 9 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.15%) Docker
2 5 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (1.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.23%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.46%) Ansible
1 2 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 142 (32.79%) Microsoft
2 67 (15.47%) Oracle
3 14 (3.23%) Sitecore
4 8 (1.85%) Xamarin
5 7 (1.62%) Google
6 6 (1.39%) Capita
7 5 (1.15%) Apple
7 5 (1.15%) VMware
8 4 (0.92%) Sybase
8 4 (0.92%) Twitter
9 3 (0.69%) Telerik
10 2 (0.46%) Blue Prism
10 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.46%) SAP
11 1 (0.23%) BEA
11 1 (0.23%) Facebook
11 1 (0.23%) SaltStack
11 1 (0.23%) Syncfusion
11 1 (0.23%) Tableau
11 1 (0.23%) Virgin Media