Period
to 17 November 2017

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 2017 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 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 60 57
Rank change year-on-year -27 -3 -11
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 441 554 658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.62% 3.30% 3.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.51% 12.33% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 336 452
South East median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £475 £488 £438
England median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 22 7
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% +15.94%
10th Percentile £41.25 £37.50 £31.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.00 £45.25
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +6.25% +7.99% -1.23%

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 4637 4492 5156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.52% 26.77% 26.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2865 2733 3330
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.13% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £513
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 128 117
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +18.11%
10th Percentile £14.78 £12.25 £14.90
90th Percentile £50.08 £53.40 £51.35
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

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 2017.

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 2017. 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 -28 167 £400 +9.59% 59
Surrey -24 77 £425 +11.84% 14
Hampshire -31 74 £363 +3.57% 28
Berkshire +8 70 £400 +12.28% 25
East Sussex +3 54 £340 -20.00% 12
Oxfordshire +26 49 £400 +11.89% 21
Buckinghamshire -56 48 £373 +2.05% 13
Kent -3 46 £350 - 10
West Sussex -22 19 £343 +2.24% 11
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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.

1 441 (100.00%) .NET
2 414 (93.88%) C#
3 335 (75.96%) MVC
4 254 (57.60%) SQL Server
5 251 (56.92%) JavaScript
6 227 (51.47%) HTML
7 224 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
8 218 (49.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 206 (46.71%) CSS
10 172 (39.00%) SQL
11 167 (37.87%) ASP.NET Web API
12 164 (37.19%) AngularJS
13 152 (34.47%) Microsoft
14 143 (32.43%) TDD
15 114 (25.85%) .NET Framework
16 110 (24.94%) jQuery
17 109 (24.72%) Web Services
18 105 (23.81%) Web Development
19 94 (21.32%) WCF
20 89 (20.18%) Scrum
21 83 (18.82%) Microsoft Azure
22 82 (18.59%) HTML5
23 74 (16.78%) Entity Framework
24 67 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
25 66 (14.97%) Visual Studio
25 66 (14.97%) Team Foundation Server
26 58 (13.15%) Oracle
27 56 (12.70%) Unit Testing
27 56 (12.70%) REST
28 54 (12.24%) Ajax

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 24 (5.44%) SharePoint
2 23 (5.22%) IIS
3 22 (4.99%) CMS
4 8 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (1.81%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (1.59%) NServiceBus
6 6 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.91%) Sitefinity
8 3 (0.68%) Apache
8 3 (0.68%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.68%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.23%) Commerce Server
10 1 (0.23%) JBoss
10 1 (0.23%) Kentico
10 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Fireworks
1 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.23%) Stata
Business Applications
1 7 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 83 (18.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (4.31%) SaaS
4 15 (3.40%) npm
5 14 (3.17%) Firebase
6 11 (2.49%) PaaS
7 10 (2.27%) IaaS
8 6 (1.36%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (1.13%) GitHub
9 5 (1.13%) Office 365
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.23%) G Suite
10 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.27%) SMTP
2 7 (1.59%) Internet
3 5 (1.13%) Intranet
4 4 (0.91%) DNS
5 3 (0.68%) IMAP
6 2 (0.45%) Broadband
7 1 (0.23%) AMQP
7 1 (0.23%) Extranet
7 1 (0.23%) Firewall
7 1 (0.23%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.23%) SMS
7 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (57.60%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (4.31%) Relational Database
4 16 (3.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (3.40%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 10 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (1.81%) SQL Server 2016
8 6 (1.36%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.13%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.13%) SQLite
10 4 (0.91%) GIS
10 4 (0.91%) OLAP
10 4 (0.91%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (0.68%) MS Access
11 3 (0.68%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 66 (14.97%) Team Foundation Server
1 66 (14.97%) Visual Studio
2 35 (7.94%) Git (software)
3 20 (4.54%) NUnit
4 19 (4.31%) Moq
5 16 (3.63%) gulp
6 13 (2.95%) Bower
7 12 (2.72%) TeamCity
8 11 (2.49%) MSBuild
8 11 (2.49%) PostCSS
9 10 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
9 10 (2.27%) Selenium
10 9 (2.04%) ReSharper
11 8 (1.81%) NuGet
11 8 (1.81%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (1.59%) Jenkins
13 6 (1.36%) Protractor
13 6 (1.36%) SpecFlow
13 6 (1.36%) webpack
14 5 (1.13%) Bitbucket
General
1 32 (7.26%) Finance
2 19 (4.31%) Banking
3 14 (3.17%) Marketing
4 8 (1.81%) Legal
5 7 (1.59%) Advertising
6 5 (1.13%) Retail
6 5 (1.13%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.91%) Automotive
7 4 (0.91%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.68%) Aerospace
8 3 (0.68%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.45%) Games
10 1 (0.23%) Back Office
10 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 422 (95.69%) Developer
2 284 (64.40%) .NET Developer
3 188 (42.63%) C# Developer
4 147 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 84 (19.05%) ASP.NET Developer
6 82 (18.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 69 (15.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 67 (15.19%) SQL Developer
9 47 (10.66%) SQL Server Developer
10 37 (8.39%) Senior Developer
11 32 (7.26%) Angular Developer
11 32 (7.26%) Full Stack Developer
11 32 (7.26%) Web Developer
12 28 (6.35%) Agile .NET Developer
12 28 (6.35%) Agile Developer
13 26 (5.90%) Senior .NET Developer
14 23 (5.22%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 23 (5.22%) Software Developer
15 22 (4.99%) .NET Web Developer
16 19 (4.31%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 441 (100.00%) .NET
2 227 (51.47%) HTML
3 218 (49.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 206 (46.71%) CSS
5 167 (37.87%) ASP.NET Web API
6 164 (37.19%) AngularJS
7 114 (25.85%) .NET Framework
8 110 (24.94%) jQuery
9 109 (24.72%) Web Services
10 94 (21.32%) WCF
11 82 (18.59%) HTML5
12 74 (16.78%) Entity Framework
13 56 (12.70%) REST
14 54 (12.24%) Ajax
15 45 (10.20%) XML
16 41 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 40 (9.07%) CSS3
18 34 (7.71%) RESTful
19 31 (7.03%) LINQ
20 30 (6.80%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.34%) N-Tier
2 32 (7.26%) Greenfield Project
3 26 (5.90%) User Experience
4 15 (3.40%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.59%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.13%) W3C
9 3 (0.68%) iPad
10 2 (0.45%) Clustering
10 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.45%) RIA
10 2 (0.45%) Spread Betting
11 1 (0.23%) Fintech
11 1 (0.23%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.23%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.23%) PKI
11 1 (0.23%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 45 (10.20%) Windows
2 12 (2.72%) Windows Server
3 10 (2.27%) Android
4 5 (1.13%) Linux
5 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.23%) Solaris
6 1 (0.23%) Unix
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (75.96%) MVC
2 224 (50.79%) Agile Software Development
3 143 (32.43%) TDD
4 105 (23.81%) Web Development
5 89 (20.18%) Scrum
6 67 (15.19%) Continuous Integration
7 56 (12.70%) Unit Testing
8 48 (10.88%) Refactoring
8 48 (10.88%) SOLID
9 33 (7.48%) SDLC
10 31 (7.03%) BDD
10 31 (7.03%) Change Control
11 24 (5.44%) Front End Development
12 23 (5.22%) OO
13 17 (3.85%) MVVM
14 16 (3.63%) API Development
14 16 (3.63%) Test Automation
15 14 (3.17%) Microservices
15 14 (3.17%) Software Engineering
16 13 (2.95%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 414 (93.88%) C#
2 251 (56.92%) JavaScript
3 172 (39.00%) SQL
4 53 (12.02%) VB.NET
5 40 (9.07%) T-SQL
6 31 (7.03%) TypeScript
7 17 (3.85%) Java
8 10 (2.27%) Bash Shell
8 10 (2.27%) ECMAScript
9 8 (1.81%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.59%) ES6
11 5 (1.13%) PHP
12 4 (0.91%) C
12 4 (0.91%) F#
12 4 (0.91%) VB
13 2 (0.45%) Objective-C
13 2 (0.45%) Python
13 2 (0.45%) Ruby
13 2 (0.45%) VBA
13 2 (0.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 14 (3.17%) Degree
2 13 (2.95%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.72%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.45%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.45%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.23%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.81%) QA
2 3 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.23%) HL7
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 8 (1.81%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.13%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.91%) Docker
4 1 (0.23%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.45%) Ansible
1 2 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 152 (34.47%) Microsoft
2 58 (13.15%) Oracle
3 21 (4.76%) Sitecore
4 8 (1.81%) Xamarin
5 6 (1.36%) Google
6 5 (1.13%) Apple
6 5 (1.13%) VMware
7 4 (0.91%) ESRI
7 4 (0.91%) Sybase
7 4 (0.91%) Telerik
7 4 (0.91%) Twitter
8 3 (0.68%) Capita
9 2 (0.45%) Blue Prism
10 1 (0.23%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.23%) Cisco
10 1 (0.23%) HP
10 1 (0.23%) Nintex
10 1 (0.23%) Serena
10 1 (0.23%) Syncfusion
10 1 (0.23%) Tableau