Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 81 79
Rank change year-on-year +18 -2 -13
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 545 424 422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.44% 2.61% 2.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.60% 9.16% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 343 271
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £312 £313 £275
90th Percentile £538 £475 £475
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 9
South East median hourly rate £26.91 £48.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.81% +14.71% -5.56%
10th Percentile £20.88 £46.25 £38.50
90th Percentile £44.68 £52.50 £51.60
England median hourly rate £52.00 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.47% +35.71% -7.89%

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 5,140 4,627 4,173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.40% 28.50% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,314 2,891 2,502
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £315 £305 £281
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £494 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +4.06% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 79 101
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26.65 £21.33 £18.22
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.79% - +6.67%

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 21 January 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in the South East over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 21 January 2019. 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 +18 188 £425 +6.25% 136
Hampshire +41 136 £413 +17.86% 78
Surrey +19 98 £500 +17.65% 66
Berkshire +7 84 £444 +10.94% 55
Buckinghamshire +50 63 £425 +17.24% 41
East Sussex -9 45 £375 +7.14% 21
Oxfordshire +6 43 £348 -13.13% 40
Kent +2 38 £380 +8.57% 40
West Sussex +3 37 £375 +3.81% 32
Middlesex +12 4 £500 +42.86%
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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.

1 544 (99.82%) .NET
2 485 (88.99%) C#
3 384 (70.46%) MVC
4 315 (57.80%) JavaScript
5 274 (50.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 260 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
7 259 (47.52%) SQL Server
8 230 (42.20%) ASP.NET Web API
9 204 (37.43%) HTML
10 203 (37.25%) CSS
11 182 (33.39%) AngularJS
12 177 (32.48%) .NET Framework
13 166 (30.46%) SQL
14 133 (24.40%) Microsoft Azure
15 131 (24.04%) Entity Framework
16 128 (23.49%) TDD
17 125 (22.94%) Microsoft
18 104 (19.08%) jQuery
19 94 (17.25%) OO
20 93 (17.06%) Continuous Integration
21 91 (16.70%) WCF
21 91 (16.70%) .NET Core
22 87 (15.96%) Finance
23 83 (15.23%) Scrum
24 81 (14.86%) Git (software)
25 78 (14.31%) Visual Studio
26 72 (13.21%) HTML5
27 70 (12.84%) Angular 2
28 69 (12.66%) Web Services
29 68 (12.48%) Test Automation

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 37 (6.79%) CMS
2 22 (4.04%) IIS
3 18 (3.30%) Umbraco
4 15 (2.75%) SharePoint
5 13 (2.39%) Elasticsearch
6 11 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (1.10%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.10%) Confluence
7 6 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.73%) EPiServer
9 4 (0.73%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.37%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.18%) Kentico
Applications
1 6 (1.10%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.37%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.18%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.18%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 133 (24.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (8.44%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.30%) SaaS
4 10 (1.83%) Serverless
5 8 (1.47%) Dynamics 365
5 8 (1.47%) Office 365
6 5 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
7 4 (0.73%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (0.73%) PaaS
8 3 (0.55%) Azure Functions
8 3 (0.55%) GitHub
8 3 (0.55%) IaaS
9 1 (0.18%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.18%) Google Play
9 1 (0.18%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.67%) HTTP
2 9 (1.65%) Internet
3 5 (0.92%) DNS
4 4 (0.73%) IMAP
4 4 (0.73%) SMTP
5 3 (0.55%) SSL
6 2 (0.37%) AMQP
6 2 (0.37%) Broadband
6 2 (0.37%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.18%) 802.11
7 1 (0.18%) DHCP
7 1 (0.18%) Intranet
7 1 (0.18%) MQTT
7 1 (0.18%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.18%) Skype
7 1 (0.18%) SMS
7 1 (0.18%) VPN
7 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (47.52%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.40%) Relational Database
3 20 (3.67%) NoSQL
4 18 (3.30%) MongoDB
5 14 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 13 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (2.02%) Azure SQL Database
7 11 (2.02%) Redis
8 9 (1.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
9 8 (1.47%) MySQL
9 8 (1.47%) SQL Server 2014
10 7 (1.28%) Oracle Database
10 7 (1.28%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (1.10%) Cosmos DB
11 6 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.92%) GIS
12 5 (0.92%) Neo4j
12 5 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 81 (14.86%) Git (software)
2 78 (14.31%) Visual Studio
3 48 (8.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 44 (8.07%) TeamCity
5 39 (7.16%) Visual Studio Team System
6 26 (4.77%) Octopus Deploy
7 20 (3.67%) Selenium
8 18 (3.30%) JIRA
9 14 (2.57%) MSTest
10 11 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 11 (2.02%) Subversion
10 11 (2.02%) WebDriver
11 9 (1.65%) Ranorex
12 7 (1.28%) Jenkins
12 7 (1.28%) ReSharper
13 6 (1.10%) Bitbucket
13 6 (1.10%) Moq
13 6 (1.10%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
14 4 (0.73%) NUnit
14 4 (0.73%) SpecFlow
General
1 87 (15.96%) Finance
2 12 (2.20%) Retail
3 10 (1.83%) Telecoms
4 5 (0.92%) Automotive
5 4 (0.73%) Banking
5 4 (0.73%) Legal
5 4 (0.73%) Publishing
6 2 (0.37%) Advertising
6 2 (0.37%) Marketing
7 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.18%) Avionics
7 1 (0.18%) Back Office
7 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 447 (82.02%) Developer
2 309 (56.70%) .NET Developer
3 183 (33.58%) C# Developer
4 133 (24.40%) C# .NET Developer
5 98 (17.98%) ASP.NET Developer
6 70 (12.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 69 (12.66%) Full Stack Developer
8 65 (11.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 34 (6.24%) Senior Developer
10 31 (5.69%) SQL Developer
11 30 (5.50%) Senior .NET Developer
12 28 (5.14%) Angular Developer
13 23 (4.22%) JavaScript Developer
14 22 (4.04%) Azure Developer
15 20 (3.67%) Software Engineer
16 17 (3.12%) Software Developer
17 16 (2.94%) Architect
18 14 (2.57%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
18 14 (2.57%) Senior C# Developer
18 14 (2.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 544 (99.82%) .NET
2 274 (50.28%) ASP.NET MVC
3 230 (42.20%) ASP.NET Web API
4 204 (37.43%) HTML
5 203 (37.25%) CSS
6 182 (33.39%) AngularJS
7 177 (32.48%) .NET Framework
8 131 (24.04%) Entity Framework
9 104 (19.08%) jQuery
10 91 (16.70%) .NET Core
10 91 (16.70%) WCF
11 72 (13.21%) HTML5
12 70 (12.84%) Angular 2
13 69 (12.66%) Web Services
14 64 (11.74%) RESTful
15 58 (10.64%) REST
16 53 (9.72%) ASP.NET Core
17 46 (8.44%) XML
18 41 (7.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 40 (7.34%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.52%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
3 17 (3.12%) User Experience
4 14 (2.57%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (2.39%) Fintech
5 13 (2.39%) Mobile App
6 9 (1.65%) Algorithms
6 9 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (0.92%) iPad
8 4 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (0.73%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.55%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (0.55%) Virtual Team
9 3 (0.55%) W3C
10 2 (0.37%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.37%) EPoS
10 2 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.37%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.37%) PMI
11 1 (0.18%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 43 (7.89%) Windows
2 17 (3.12%) Android
2 17 (3.12%) Windows Server
3 9 (1.65%) Unix
4 8 (1.47%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.47%) Linux
5 7 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.55%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (70.46%) MVC
2 260 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (23.49%) TDD
4 94 (17.25%) OO
5 93 (17.06%) Continuous Integration
6 83 (15.23%) Scrum
7 68 (12.48%) Test Automation
8 61 (11.19%) SOLID
9 54 (9.91%) BDD
10 52 (9.54%) Web Development
11 50 (9.17%) SDLC
12 48 (8.81%) Software Engineering
13 41 (7.52%) Microservices
14 40 (7.34%) OOP
15 37 (6.79%) Problem-Solving
16 35 (6.42%) Unit Testing
17 33 (6.06%) DevOps
18 31 (5.69%) Extreme Programming
18 31 (5.69%) Kanban
19 25 (4.59%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 485 (88.99%) C#
2 315 (57.80%) JavaScript
3 166 (30.46%) SQL
4 36 (6.61%) T-SQL
5 31 (5.69%) PowerShell
6 13 (2.39%) Java
7 12 (2.20%) PL/SQL
8 10 (1.83%) TypeScript
9 9 (1.65%) VBScript
10 6 (1.10%) C++
10 6 (1.10%) F#
10 6 (1.10%) VBA
11 5 (0.92%) VB
11 5 (0.92%) VB.NET
12 4 (0.73%) ES6
13 3 (0.55%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.37%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.37%) C
14 2 (0.37%) R
14 2 (0.37%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (6.24%) Security Cleared
2 27 (4.95%) SC Cleared
3 24 (4.40%) Degree
4 12 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (2.02%) MCSE
6 7 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.28%) ISEB
6 7 (1.28%) ISTQB
6 7 (1.28%) MCITP
7 4 (0.73%) DV Cleared
7 4 (0.73%) MCP
8 3 (0.55%) CISSP
8 3 (0.55%) SSCP
8 3 (0.55%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.37%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.37%) PMP
9 2 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.39%) QA
2 3 (0.55%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.37%) WCAG
System Software
1 37 (6.79%) Docker
2 9 (1.65%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 19 (3.49%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.65%) HP ALM
3 4 (0.73%) Ansible
3 4 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.73%) Puppet
4 3 (0.55%) Kibana
Vendors
1 125 (22.94%) Microsoft
2 23 (4.22%) Oracle
3 17 (3.12%) Xamarin
4 11 (2.02%) Atlassian
4 11 (2.02%) Sitecore
5 9 (1.65%) HP
6 8 (1.47%) Cisco
6 8 (1.47%) Telerik
6 8 (1.47%) VMware
7 7 (1.28%) Citrix
8 6 (1.10%) Google
9 5 (0.92%) Rackspace
9 5 (0.92%) Tableau
10 2 (0.37%) Ariba
10 2 (0.37%) CA Agile Central
10 2 (0.37%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.37%) Serena
11 1 (0.18%) Apple
11 1 (0.18%) Micro Focus
11 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com