Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 88 61
Rank change year-on-year +24 -27 -3
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 596 441 554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.61% 2.62% 3.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.77% 9.41% 12.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 353 336
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £305 £313 £300
90th Percentile £525 £475 £488
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 22
South East median hourly rate £24.20 £47.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.05% +11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £20.32 £41.25 £37.50
90th Percentile £27.89 £52.50 £46.00
England median hourly rate £53.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +25.88% +6.25% +7.99%

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 5,535 4,685 4,610
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 33.51% 27.80% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,615 2,900 2,807
South East median daily rate £440 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.58%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £572 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 89 135
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%
10th Percentile £25.00 £14.55 £12.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £51.50
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +38 215 £420 +5.00% 152
Hampshire +19 141 £388 +6.90% 70
Berkshire +19 105 £425 +6.25% 67
Surrey -1 96 £450 +5.88% 43
Buckinghamshire +36 62 £425 +14.09% 45
Kent +3 51 £400 +14.29% 56
Oxfordshire +12 49 £363 -9.38% 40
West Sussex +22 46 £375 +9.49% 38
East Sussex -8 44 £350 +2.94% 25
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 596 (100.00%) .NET
2 533 (89.43%) C#
3 409 (68.62%) MVC
4 334 (56.04%) JavaScript
5 299 (50.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 296 (49.66%) SQL Server
7 290 (48.66%) Agile Software Development
8 245 (41.11%) ASP.NET Web API
9 242 (40.60%) HTML
10 222 (37.25%) SQL
11 216 (36.24%) CSS
12 207 (34.73%) AngularJS
13 184 (30.87%) .NET Framework
14 162 (27.18%) Microsoft
15 156 (26.17%) Microsoft Azure
16 131 (21.98%) Entity Framework
17 130 (21.81%) jQuery
18 128 (21.48%) TDD
19 105 (17.62%) WCF
20 97 (16.28%) .NET Core
21 89 (14.93%) Scrum
21 89 (14.93%) Visual Studio
22 87 (14.60%) Finance
23 84 (14.09%) Continuous Integration
24 83 (13.93%) OO
25 82 (13.76%) HTML5
26 78 (13.09%) Test Automation
26 78 (13.09%) Git (software)
27 76 (12.75%) Web Services
28 73 (12.25%) XML

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 59 (9.90%) CMS
2 41 (6.88%) IIS
3 26 (4.36%) Umbraco
4 22 (3.69%) SharePoint
5 19 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
6 13 (2.18%) EPiServer
7 11 (1.85%) Apache Solr
7 11 (1.85%) Confluence
8 10 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 9 (1.51%) Sitecore CMS
10 8 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.84%) Kentico
12 4 (0.67%) NServiceBus
13 3 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.34%) Apache
14 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
15 1 (0.17%) LiveCycle
15 1 (0.17%) Oracle Service Bus
15 1 (0.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.84%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.50%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 156 (26.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (9.73%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (3.19%) SaaS
4 12 (2.01%) Office 365
5 11 (1.85%) Serverless
6 10 (1.68%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (1.01%) GitHub
7 6 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (0.67%) Azure Functions
9 3 (0.50%) IaaS
9 3 (0.50%) PaaS
10 1 (0.17%) Google Play
10 1 (0.17%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.70%) HTTP
2 15 (2.52%) Internet
3 12 (2.01%) SMTP
4 11 (1.85%) DNS
5 10 (1.68%) IMAP
6 4 (0.67%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.50%) SSL
8 2 (0.34%) AMQP
8 2 (0.34%) Broadband
8 2 (0.34%) Intranet
8 2 (0.34%) SAN
9 1 (0.17%) 802.11
9 1 (0.17%) DHCP
9 1 (0.17%) MQTT
9 1 (0.17%) Skype
9 1 (0.17%) SMS
9 1 (0.17%) VPN
9 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (49.66%) SQL Server
2 33 (5.54%) MongoDB
3 30 (5.03%) Relational Database
4 28 (4.70%) NoSQL
5 25 (4.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (3.19%) Redis
8 14 (2.35%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (2.35%) Azure SQL Database
8 14 (2.35%) MySQL
9 12 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (1.85%) Neo4j
10 11 (1.85%) RDBMS
10 11 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
11 10 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (1.17%) Oracle Database
12 7 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
13 6 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
14 5 (0.84%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 89 (14.93%) Visual Studio
2 78 (13.09%) Git (software)
3 73 (12.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (7.55%) TeamCity
5 29 (4.87%) Octopus Deploy
5 29 (4.87%) Visual Studio Team System
6 27 (4.53%) Selenium
7 23 (3.86%) JIRA
8 15 (2.52%) MSTest
9 14 (2.35%) ReSharper
9 14 (2.35%) Subversion
10 11 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (1.68%) WebDriver
12 9 (1.51%) InstallShield
12 9 (1.51%) Ranorex
12 9 (1.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 8 (1.34%) Bitbucket
14 7 (1.17%) Jenkins
14 7 (1.17%) Moq
15 6 (1.01%) SpecFlow
General
1 87 (14.60%) Finance
2 11 (1.85%) Retail
3 7 (1.17%) Banking
4 5 (0.84%) Telecoms
5 4 (0.67%) Legal
6 3 (0.50%) Advertising
6 3 (0.50%) Back Office
7 2 (0.34%) Automotive
7 2 (0.34%) Avionics
8 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.17%) Marketing
8 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 495 (83.05%) Developer
2 358 (60.07%) .NET Developer
3 199 (33.39%) C# Developer
4 166 (27.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 128 (21.48%) ASP.NET Developer
6 91 (15.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 87 (14.60%) Full Stack Developer
8 76 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 41 (6.88%) SQL Developer
10 38 (6.38%) Senior Developer
11 34 (5.70%) Senior .NET Developer
12 31 (5.20%) Angular Developer
13 26 (4.36%) JavaScript Developer
13 26 (4.36%) Software Developer
14 23 (3.86%) Software Engineer
15 22 (3.69%) SQL Server Developer
16 20 (3.36%) Web Developer
17 17 (2.85%) Azure Developer
18 16 (2.68%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
18 16 (2.68%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 596 (100.00%) .NET
2 299 (50.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 245 (41.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 242 (40.60%) HTML
5 216 (36.24%) CSS
6 207 (34.73%) AngularJS
7 184 (30.87%) .NET Framework
8 131 (21.98%) Entity Framework
9 130 (21.81%) jQuery
10 105 (17.62%) WCF
11 97 (16.28%) .NET Core
12 82 (13.76%) HTML5
13 76 (12.75%) Web Services
14 73 (12.25%) XML
15 70 (11.74%) REST
16 69 (11.58%) RESTful
17 62 (10.40%) Angular 2
18 59 (9.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 56 (9.40%) Ajax
20 51 (8.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 57 (9.56%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (3.86%) Computer Science
4 17 (2.85%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.35%) Fintech
7 13 (2.18%) User Experience
8 11 (1.85%) Mobile App
9 9 (1.51%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.51%) W3C
10 7 (1.17%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.84%) iPad
12 4 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (0.50%) Enterprise Cloud
14 2 (0.34%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.34%) Internet of Things
14 2 (0.34%) Linux Command Line
14 2 (0.34%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.34%) NHS
15 1 (0.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 68 (11.41%) Windows
2 24 (4.03%) Windows Server
3 12 (2.01%) Android
4 8 (1.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (0.84%) Unix
6 5 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.50%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.50%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.34%) Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 409 (68.62%) MVC
2 290 (48.66%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (21.48%) TDD
4 89 (14.93%) Scrum
5 84 (14.09%) Continuous Integration
6 83 (13.93%) OO
7 78 (13.09%) Test Automation
8 66 (11.07%) Web Development
9 65 (10.91%) Microservices
10 59 (9.90%) SOLID
11 57 (9.56%) Software Engineering
12 55 (9.23%) Problem-Solving
13 54 (9.06%) BDD
14 53 (8.89%) SDLC
15 49 (8.22%) Unit Testing
16 37 (6.21%) DevOps
17 35 (5.87%) Kanban
17 35 (5.87%) SOA
18 30 (5.03%) E-Commerce
19 28 (4.70%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 533 (89.43%) C#
2 334 (56.04%) JavaScript
3 222 (37.25%) SQL
4 42 (7.05%) T-SQL
5 22 (3.69%) PowerShell
6 13 (2.18%) Java
7 11 (1.85%) PL/SQL
7 11 (1.85%) TypeScript
7 11 (1.85%) VB.NET
8 9 (1.51%) VB
9 7 (1.17%) C++
9 7 (1.17%) R
10 4 (0.67%) PHP
10 4 (0.67%) VBA
10 4 (0.67%) VBScript
11 3 (0.50%) ES6
11 3 (0.50%) Kotlin
12 2 (0.34%) F#
12 2 (0.34%) VB6
13 1 (0.17%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 35 (5.87%) Degree
2 29 (4.87%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.69%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.17%) TOGAF Certification
5 6 (1.01%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.84%) ISEB
7 4 (0.67%) CISSP
7 4 (0.67%) MCP
7 4 (0.67%) MCSE
7 4 (0.67%) SSCP
8 3 (0.50%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.17%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.35%) QA
2 4 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.50%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.50%) WCAG
4 2 (0.34%) PMO
5 1 (0.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 32 (5.37%) Docker
2 6 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 22 (3.69%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.84%) HP ALM
3 4 (0.67%) Ansible
3 4 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.67%) Puppet
4 3 (0.50%) Kibana
Vendors
1 162 (27.18%) Microsoft
2 33 (5.54%) Oracle
3 18 (3.02%) Sitecore
4 15 (2.52%) Xamarin
5 14 (2.35%) Atlassian
6 11 (1.85%) Rackspace
7 10 (1.68%) HP
8 7 (1.17%) Telerik
9 6 (1.01%) Google
10 5 (0.84%) AppDynamics
10 5 (0.84%) Dynatrace
10 5 (0.84%) SOASTA, Inc
10 5 (0.84%) Tableau
11 2 (0.34%) Ariba
11 2 (0.34%) Citrix
11 2 (0.34%) DevExpress
11 2 (0.34%) Sybase
12 1 (0.17%) Adobe
12 1 (0.17%) Sage
12 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com