Period
to 9 July 2020

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 9 July 2020 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
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 106 66 90
Rank change year-on-year -40 +24 -2
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 108 496 456
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 1.78% 3.27% 2.66%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.10% 11.56% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 397 362
Median daily rate £380 £438 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.14% +12.54% +5.78%
10th Percentile £278 £338 £306
90th Percentile £500 £525 £509
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year -20.45% +0.57% +15.13%

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 1,334 4,292 5,364
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.02% 28.32% 31.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 821 2,719 3,413
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.29%
10th Percentile £310 £331 £313
90th Percentile £588 £588 £575
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 84 104
Median hourly rate £43.25 £50.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.50% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £31.25 £20.12 £8.79
90th Percentile £61.73 £60.00 £55.88
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -20.45% +4.76% +2.44%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing ASP.NET as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ASP.NET in the South East.

Daily rate trend for ASP.NET in the South East

ASP.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ASP.NET in the South East over the 6 months to 9 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in the South East

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ASP.NET in the South East.

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 9 July 2020. 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 +23 50 £375 -16.67% 24
Berkshire +10 23 £393 -15.82% 11
Oxfordshire +30 17 £375 -6.25% 4
Hampshire -45 17 £475 +11.76% 22
Surrey +1 13 £363 -25.64% 29
Buckinghamshire +20 10 £475 +6.74% 9
West Sussex +14 9 £450 - 32
East Sussex +4 8 £288 -28.13% 13
Kent +7 7 £450 +9.09% 18
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 9 July 2020, 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.

1 108 (100.00%) .NET
2 102 (94.44%) C#
3 74 (68.52%) MVC
4 56 (51.85%) JavaScript
4 56 (51.85%) SQL Server
5 51 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (47.22%) Azure
6 48 (44.44%) SQL
7 44 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 37 (34.26%) HTML
9 36 (33.33%) CSS
10 34 (31.48%) ASP.NET Web API
11 32 (29.63%) .NET Framework
12 31 (28.70%) AngularJS
13 29 (26.85%) Scrum
14 28 (25.93%) Microsoft
15 27 (25.00%) Entity Framework
16 25 (23.15%) jQuery
17 23 (21.30%) T-SQL
18 20 (18.52%) DevOps
18 20 (18.52%) .NET Core
19 17 (15.74%) Git (software)
20 15 (13.89%) BDD
20 15 (13.89%) Finance
20 15 (13.89%) XML
21 14 (12.96%) Test Automation
21 14 (12.96%) React
22 13 (12.04%) Unit Testing
22 13 (12.04%) HTML5
23 12 (11.11%) RESTful

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 10 (9.26%) Umbraco
2 5 (4.63%) CMS
3 3 (2.78%) IIS
3 3 (2.78%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.85%) Apache
4 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.93%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 51 (47.22%) Azure
2 11 (10.19%) Serverless
3 9 (8.33%) Azure Functions
4 8 (7.41%) Logic Apps
5 7 (6.48%) AWS
6 5 (4.63%) Dynamics 365
6 5 (4.63%) PaaS
7 4 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (3.70%) Power Platform
8 3 (2.78%) IaaS
9 2 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (1.85%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (1.85%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.93%) GCP
10 1 (0.93%) SaaS
10 1 (0.93%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) FTP
1 1 (0.93%) HTTP
1 1 (0.93%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.93%) Intranet
1 1 (0.93%) SSL
1 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (7.41%) Big Data
3 8 (7.41%) Cosmos DB
4 7 (6.48%) NoSQL
4 7 (6.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (5.56%) Data Lake
6 5 (4.63%) Redis
7 4 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (2.78%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.85%) Power BI
9 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 17 (15.74%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.41%) SpecFlow
4 5 (4.63%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.70%) Babel
5 4 (3.70%) gulp
5 4 (3.70%) Jasmine
5 4 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (3.70%) Selenium
5 4 (3.70%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.70%) webpack
6 3 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.85%) JIRA
8 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.93%) GitLab
8 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (13.89%) Finance
2 4 (3.70%) Retail
3 2 (1.85%) Public Sector
4 1 (0.93%) Automotive
4 1 (0.93%) Back Office
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Games
4 1 (0.93%) German Language
4 1 (0.93%) Law
4 1 (0.93%) Marketing
4 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 96 (88.89%) Developer
2 62 (57.41%) .NET Developer
3 21 (19.44%) C# Developer
4 16 (14.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (12.96%) Senior .NET Developer
5 14 (12.96%) Senior Developer
6 13 (12.04%) Full Stack Developer
7 9 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (6.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Software Developer
8 7 (6.48%) Web Developer
9 6 (5.56%) DevOps Developer
9 6 (5.56%) Umbraco Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Azure Developer
10 5 (4.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 5 (4.63%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (4.63%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Angular Developer
11 4 (3.70%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (100.00%) .NET
2 44 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 37 (34.26%) HTML
4 36 (33.33%) CSS
5 34 (31.48%) ASP.NET Web API
6 32 (29.63%) .NET Framework
7 31 (28.70%) AngularJS
8 27 (25.00%) Entity Framework
9 25 (23.15%) jQuery
10 20 (18.52%) .NET Core
11 15 (13.89%) XML
12 14 (12.96%) React
13 13 (12.04%) HTML5
14 12 (11.11%) RESTful
14 12 (11.11%) Web Services
15 11 (10.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (9.26%) LINQ
17 9 (8.33%) ASP.NET Core
18 8 (7.41%) CSS3
18 8 (7.41%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.63%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.78%) N-Tier
3 3 (2.78%) User Experience
4 2 (1.85%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.85%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.85%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.93%) CESG
5 1 (0.93%) Digital TV
5 1 (0.93%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.63%) Windows
2 2 (1.85%) Unix
2 2 (1.85%) VMS
3 1 (0.93%) Android
3 1 (0.93%) Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Solaris
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (68.52%) MVC
2 51 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (26.85%) Scrum
4 20 (18.52%) DevOps
5 15 (13.89%) BDD
6 14 (12.96%) Test Automation
7 13 (12.04%) Unit Testing
8 12 (11.11%) TDD
9 11 (10.19%) SDLC
10 10 (9.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (8.33%) SOA
11 9 (8.33%) Web Development
12 8 (7.41%) Software Engineering
13 7 (6.48%) CRM
13 7 (6.48%) Microservices
13 7 (6.48%) Requirements Gathering
14 6 (5.56%) Creative Thinking
14 6 (5.56%) Deep Learning
14 6 (5.56%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 102 (94.44%) C#
2 56 (51.85%) JavaScript
3 48 (44.44%) SQL
4 23 (21.30%) T-SQL
5 10 (9.26%) XAML
6 9 (8.33%) TypeScript
7 4 (3.70%) Java
7 4 (3.70%) VB
7 4 (3.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.93%) Java 8
8 1 (0.93%) Perl
8 1 (0.93%) PHP
8 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.93%) VBScript
8 1 (0.93%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (9.26%) Degree
2 3 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.93%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.93%) Master's Degree
3 1 (0.93%) MBA
3 1 (0.93%) MCAD
3 1 (0.93%) MCITP
3 1 (0.93%) MCP
3 1 (0.93%) MCPD
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.26%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (10.19%) Docker
2 4 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (9.26%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (25.93%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.11%) Xamarin
3 4 (3.70%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.85%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.85%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle
5 1 (0.93%) F5
5 1 (0.93%) Pegasus
5 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.93%) Sage
5 1 (0.93%) SAP
5 1 (0.93%) Telerik