Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 86 62
Rank change year-on-year +1 -24 -14
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 479 421 584
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.79% 2.62% 3.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.80% 9.54% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 281 405
South East median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £306 £290 £289
90th Percentile £510 £456 £506
England median daily rate £413 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +10.00% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 23
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.65% +14.67%
England median hourly rate £43.75 £39.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year +10.06% +6.00% +69.07%

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 5,444 4,413 4,847
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.69% 27.47% 25.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,499 2,698 3,173
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £310 £294 £275
90th Percentile £575 £544 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 85 117
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.74 £13.10 £12.25
90th Percentile £54.63 £56.10 £53.85
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +2.51% +8.00% +4.17%

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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +12 184 £400 +6.67% 142
Hampshire -15 100 £375 +7.14% 76
Berkshire +26 98 £400 +4.92% 47
Surrey -4 78 £425 +11.48% 35
Buckinghamshire +16 55 £425 +6.25% 25
East Sussex +4 40 £323 -7.86% 14
Kent 0 33 £400 +14.29% 39
Oxfordshire -23 31 £363 +3.57% 70
West Sussex +6 29 £341 -13.61% 17
M4 Corridor - 9 - -
Middlesex +3 4 £375 +7.14%
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 479 (100.00%) .NET
2 436 (91.02%) C#
3 317 (66.18%) MVC
4 274 (57.20%) JavaScript
5 241 (50.31%) Agile Software Development
5 241 (50.31%) SQL Server
6 231 (48.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 194 (40.50%) HTML
8 187 (39.04%) SQL
9 175 (36.53%) ASP.NET Web API
10 168 (35.07%) AngularJS
11 160 (33.40%) Microsoft
12 157 (32.78%) CSS
13 154 (32.15%) .NET Framework
14 139 (29.02%) jQuery
15 118 (24.63%) Microsoft Azure
16 92 (19.21%) Entity Framework
16 92 (19.21%) TDD
17 84 (17.54%) HTML5
18 79 (16.49%) XML
19 74 (15.45%) Web Development
19 74 (15.45%) WCF
20 73 (15.24%) Microservices
21 71 (14.82%) REST
22 70 (14.61%) Web Services
22 70 (14.61%) Visual Studio
23 65 (13.57%) RESTful
24 62 (12.94%) Team Foundation Server
24 62 (12.94%) CSS3
25 60 (12.53%) .NET Core

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 46 (9.60%) CMS
2 44 (9.19%) IIS
3 31 (6.47%) SharePoint
4 16 (3.34%) Confluence
4 16 (3.34%) EPiServer
5 12 (2.51%) Umbraco
6 9 (1.88%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.46%) WordPress
9 5 (1.04%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.04%) NServiceBus
9 5 (1.04%) Oracle Service Bus
10 4 (0.84%) Kentico
11 3 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.42%) Apache
12 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (1.46%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.25%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.42%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.42%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.21%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 118 (24.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (7.93%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.09%) Office 365
4 9 (1.88%) SaaS
5 8 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
7 4 (0.84%) Serverless
8 3 (0.63%) Azure Data Factory
8 3 (0.63%) Firebase
8 3 (0.63%) GitHub
8 3 (0.63%) npm
8 3 (0.63%) PaaS
9 2 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.21%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.34%) HTTP
2 12 (2.51%) Internet
2 12 (2.51%) SMTP
3 7 (1.46%) DNS
4 6 (1.25%) IMAP
4 6 (1.25%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.84%) SAN
6 2 (0.42%) Intranet
7 1 (0.21%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 241 (50.31%) SQL Server
2 23 (4.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (4.59%) MongoDB
3 22 (4.59%) Relational Database
4 21 (4.38%) NoSQL
5 14 (2.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.09%) Oracle Database
7 10 (2.09%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (1.88%) Azure SQL Database
9 8 (1.67%) MySQL
9 8 (1.67%) Redis
10 7 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.25%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.25%) Neo4j
11 6 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.04%) SQL Server 2016
12 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 70 (14.61%) Visual Studio
2 62 (12.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 45 (9.39%) Git (software)
4 27 (5.64%) JIRA
5 26 (5.43%) Octopus Deploy
5 26 (5.43%) TeamCity
6 18 (3.76%) NUnit
7 16 (3.34%) Visual Studio Team System
8 15 (3.13%) Moq
8 15 (3.13%) Selenium
9 14 (2.92%) Bitbucket
10 12 (2.51%) SpecFlow
11 11 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (2.30%) ReSharper
12 10 (2.09%) gulp
12 10 (2.09%) MSTest
13 9 (1.88%) Jenkins
13 9 (1.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 7 (1.46%) Subversion
15 6 (1.25%) SoapUI
General
1 56 (11.69%) Finance
2 9 (1.88%) Banking
3 7 (1.46%) Retail
4 6 (1.25%) Marketing
5 5 (1.04%) Advertising
6 3 (0.63%) Back Office
7 2 (0.42%) Legal
7 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.42%) Publishing
7 2 (0.42%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.21%) Automotive
8 1 (0.21%) Avionics
8 1 (0.21%) Electronics
8 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 390 (81.42%) Developer
2 247 (51.57%) .NET Developer
3 156 (32.57%) C# Developer
4 120 (25.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 78 (16.28%) ASP.NET Developer
6 70 (14.61%) Full Stack Developer
7 59 (12.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 43 (8.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 35 (7.31%) Web Developer
10 34 (7.10%) Angular Developer
11 33 (6.89%) SQL Developer
12 23 (4.80%) Architect
12 23 (4.80%) Software Developer
12 23 (4.80%) SQL Server Developer
13 22 (4.59%) Senior Developer
14 15 (3.13%) .NET Software Developer
15 14 (2.92%) .NET Web Developer
16 13 (2.71%) Senior .NET Developer
17 12 (2.51%) .NET Architect
17 12 (2.51%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 479 (100.00%) .NET
2 231 (48.23%) ASP.NET MVC
3 194 (40.50%) HTML
4 175 (36.53%) ASP.NET Web API
5 168 (35.07%) AngularJS
6 157 (32.78%) CSS
7 154 (32.15%) .NET Framework
8 139 (29.02%) jQuery
9 92 (19.21%) Entity Framework
10 84 (17.54%) HTML5
11 79 (16.49%) XML
12 74 (15.45%) WCF
13 71 (14.82%) REST
14 70 (14.61%) Web Services
15 65 (13.57%) RESTful
16 62 (12.94%) CSS3
17 60 (12.53%) .NET Core
18 58 (12.11%) Ajax
19 53 (11.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 42 (8.77%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 47 (9.81%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (5.01%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (3.76%) User Experience
4 15 (3.13%) iPad
4 15 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 14 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (2.51%) Computer Science
7 10 (2.09%) N-Tier
7 10 (2.09%) W3C
8 8 (1.67%) Public Cloud
8 8 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (1.25%) Fintech
10 2 (0.42%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.42%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.42%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.42%) NHS
10 2 (0.42%) Wiki
11 1 (0.21%) Blog
11 1 (0.21%) iPhone
11 1 (0.21%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 51 (10.65%) Windows
2 12 (2.51%) Windows Server
3 8 (1.67%) Android
4 7 (1.46%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.25%) Unix
6 4 (0.84%) Linux
7 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.42%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.21%) VMS
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 317 (66.18%) MVC
2 241 (50.31%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (19.21%) TDD
4 74 (15.45%) Web Development
5 73 (15.24%) Microservices
6 56 (11.69%) Scrum
7 50 (10.44%) Unit Testing
8 47 (9.81%) E-Commerce
9 42 (8.77%) Test Automation
10 41 (8.56%) BDD
11 39 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
12 36 (7.52%) Problem-Solving
13 34 (7.10%) SOA
14 33 (6.89%) SDLC
15 30 (6.26%) DevOps
16 29 (6.05%) CRM
17 28 (5.85%) SOLID
18 27 (5.64%) Mentoring
19 23 (4.80%) Kanban
20 22 (4.59%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 436 (91.02%) C#
2 274 (57.20%) JavaScript
3 187 (39.04%) SQL
4 32 (6.68%) TypeScript
5 31 (6.47%) T-SQL
6 15 (3.13%) Java
6 15 (3.13%) VB.NET
7 11 (2.30%) PowerShell
8 10 (2.09%) VB
9 8 (1.67%) Python
10 7 (1.46%) PHP
11 6 (1.25%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.04%) R
13 3 (0.63%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.63%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.63%) VB6
13 3 (0.63%) VBScript
14 2 (0.42%) C++
15 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (4.59%) Security Cleared
2 21 (4.38%) SC Cleared
3 20 (4.18%) Degree
4 9 (1.88%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 8 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.46%) ISEB
7 6 (1.25%) TOGAF Certification
8 5 (1.04%) MCP
9 4 (0.84%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.63%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (0.42%) CISSP
11 2 (0.42%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.42%) SAFe Agilist
11 2 (0.42%) SSCP
12 1 (0.21%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.21%) Master's Degree
12 1 (0.21%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.09%) QA
2 4 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.42%) PMO
4 1 (0.21%) GCP
4 1 (0.21%) GDPR
4 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (2.92%) Docker
2 7 (1.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (2.92%) Kubernetes
2 10 (2.09%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 160 (33.40%) Microsoft
2 30 (6.26%) Oracle
3 19 (3.97%) Capita
4 17 (3.55%) HP
5 16 (3.34%) Atlassian
6 14 (2.92%) Sitecore
7 12 (2.51%) SAP
8 10 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (2.09%) Xamarin
9 8 (1.67%) Google
10 7 (1.46%) Micro Focus
11 6 (1.25%) Rackspace
12 5 (1.04%) AppDynamics
12 5 (1.04%) Dynatrace
12 5 (1.04%) Serena
12 5 (1.04%) SOASTA, Inc
13 4 (0.84%) Citrix
14 3 (0.63%) Sybase
14 3 (0.63%) Telerik
15 2 (0.42%) Sage