The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 29 March 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 West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 56 29
Rank change year-on-year +5 -27  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 103 92 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 3.99% 3.17% 5.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.79% 12.92% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 78 141
Median daily rate £355 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.42% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £296 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  

ASP.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 747 712 765
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 28.96% 24.50% 24.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 474 499
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 51 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.44 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +18.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing ASP.NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in the South West

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ASP.NET in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in the South West

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in the South West over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in the South West

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in the South West

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -1 33 £359 +2.50% 28
Wiltshire +5 21 £413 +22.22% 12
Devon +10 14 £235 -19.31% 9
Gloucestershire +10 13 £375 +7.14% 6
Somerset +6 10 £350 +7.69% 10
Cornwall -6 3 - - 3
Dorset +4 2 £325 -13.33% 8
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 West region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 253 (100.00%) .NET
2 222 (87.75%) C#
3 163 (64.43%) MVC
4 143 (56.52%) JavaScript
5 133 (52.57%) HTML
6 123 (48.62%) SQL Server
7 119 (47.04%) CSS
8 114 (45.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 92 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
10 79 (31.23%) jQuery
11 70 (27.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 68 (26.88%) Microsoft
13 67 (26.48%) AngularJS
14 66 (26.09%) Scrum
15 64 (25.30%) Finance
16 63 (24.90%) SQL
17 57 (22.53%) Visual Studio
17 57 (22.53%) .NET Framework
18 54 (21.34%) WCF
19 50 (19.76%) Team Foundation Server
20 45 (17.79%) HTML5
21 42 (16.60%) Web Development
22 37 (14.62%) Microsoft Azure
23 35 (13.83%) SharePoint
24 34 (13.44%) TDD
25 33 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 32 (12.65%) Ajax
26 32 (12.65%) Windows
26 32 (12.65%) Web Services
27 31 (12.25%) Unit Testing

ASP.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 35 (13.83%) SharePoint
2 29 (11.46%) CMS
2 29 (11.46%) IIS
3 24 (9.49%) Sitecore CMS
4 8 (3.16%) NServiceBus
5 7 (2.77%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.37%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.98%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.98%) WebSphere Portal
8 4 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.58%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.19%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.79%) Kentico
10 2 (0.79%) SAS
11 1 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.19%) MS Project
3 1 (0.40%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 15 (5.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (4.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.40%) nopCommerce
3 1 (0.40%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 37 (14.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (10.28%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.98%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.19%) GitHub
4 3 (1.19%) Office 365
5 2 (0.79%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.79%) SaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Boomi
6 1 (0.40%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.93%) Internet
2 5 (1.98%) Firewall
2 5 (1.98%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (1.58%) Network Security
4 3 (1.19%) Intranet
5 2 (0.79%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 123 (48.62%) SQL Server
2 30 (11.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (10.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (5.93%) Oracle Database
5 14 (5.53%) MySQL
6 12 (4.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 10 (3.95%) Big Data
7 10 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.77%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.77%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.98%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.58%) Redis
10 4 (1.58%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.19%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.79%) BusinessObjects XI
12 2 (0.79%) MS Access
12 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 57 (22.53%) Visual Studio
2 50 (19.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (7.91%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.95%) Subversion
5 8 (3.16%) TeamCity
6 6 (2.37%) Jenkins
6 6 (2.37%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (1.98%) ReSharper
8 4 (1.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.79%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.79%) JIRA
9 2 (0.79%) NuGet
9 2 (0.79%) NUnit
10 1 (0.40%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.40%) Mercurial
10 1 (0.40%) Moq
10 1 (0.40%) MSTest
10 1 (0.40%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.40%) TortoiseSVN
10 1 (0.40%) WiX
General
1 64 (25.30%) Finance
2 14 (5.53%) Advertising
2 14 (5.53%) Electronics
3 12 (4.74%) Manufacturing
3 12 (4.74%) Marketing
3 12 (4.74%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.16%) Banking
5 2 (0.79%) Billing
6 1 (0.40%) Games
6 1 (0.40%) Retail
Job Titles
1 217 (85.77%) Developer
2 152 (60.08%) .NET Developer
3 72 (28.46%) C# Developer
4 61 (24.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 57 (22.53%) ASP.NET Developer
6 46 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 34 (13.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 29 (11.46%) Software Developer
9 25 (9.88%) .NET Software Developer
9 25 (9.88%) C# Software Developer
10 24 (9.49%) Sitecore Developer
11 21 (8.30%) Senior Developer
12 17 (6.72%) Senior .NET Developer
13 15 (5.93%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 12 (4.74%) JavaScript Developer
14 12 (4.74%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 12 (4.74%) Senior C# Developer
15 11 (4.35%) HTML Developer
15 11 (4.35%) SharePoint Developer
16 10 (3.95%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (100.00%) .NET
2 133 (52.57%) HTML
3 119 (47.04%) CSS
4 114 (45.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 79 (31.23%) jQuery
6 70 (27.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 67 (26.48%) AngularJS
8 57 (22.53%) .NET Framework
9 54 (21.34%) WCF
10 45 (17.79%) HTML5
11 33 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 32 (12.65%) Ajax
12 32 (12.65%) Web Services
13 30 (11.86%) Entity Framework
14 29 (11.46%) REST
14 29 (11.46%) WPF
15 26 (10.28%) JSON
16 25 (9.88%) SOAP
17 22 (8.70%) Sass
18 20 (7.91%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.25%) User Experience
2 19 (7.51%) W3C
3 11 (4.35%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.16%) N-Tier
5 4 (1.58%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.19%) Blog
6 3 (1.19%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.79%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.79%) RIA
8 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.40%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.40%) Fintech
8 1 (0.40%) iPad
8 1 (0.40%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.65%) Windows
2 7 (2.77%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.37%) Unix
4 3 (1.19%) Linux
5 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.40%) Android
6 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (64.43%) MVC
2 92 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (26.09%) Scrum
4 42 (16.60%) Web Development
5 34 (13.44%) TDD
6 31 (12.25%) Unit Testing
7 30 (11.86%) Content Management
8 27 (10.67%) Software Engineering
9 21 (8.30%) Continuous Integration
9 21 (8.30%) Front End Development
10 20 (7.91%) CRM
11 18 (7.11%) OOD
11 18 (7.11%) Web Design
12 16 (6.32%) Automated Testing
12 16 (6.32%) E-Commerce
12 16 (6.32%) Kanban
12 16 (6.32%) OO
13 15 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (5.93%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (4.74%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 222 (87.75%) C#
2 143 (56.52%) JavaScript
3 63 (24.90%) SQL
4 27 (10.67%) VB.NET
5 21 (8.30%) T-SQL
6 15 (5.93%) ActionScript
7 8 (3.16%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.77%) PHP
8 7 (2.77%) TypeScript
9 6 (2.37%) Ruby
10 3 (1.19%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.19%) Python
10 3 (1.19%) Scala
10 3 (1.19%) VBScript
11 2 (0.79%) Java
11 2 (0.79%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.79%) VBA
12 1 (0.40%) C++
12 1 (0.40%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (6.72%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.93%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.16%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.77%) ISEB
5 3 (1.19%) CHECK Team Member
5 3 (1.19%) CISM
5 3 (1.19%) CREST Certified
5 3 (1.19%) Degree
6 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.51%) QA
2 6 (2.37%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.79%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.40%) Basel II
4 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (3.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.98%) Snort
3 3 (1.19%) Docker
3 3 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 68 (26.88%) Microsoft
2 27 (10.67%) Sitecore
3 26 (10.28%) Oracle
4 17 (6.72%) Apple
5 12 (4.74%) SAP
6 10 (3.95%) Xamarin
7 5 (1.98%) IBM
7 5 (1.98%) Sourcefire
8 3 (1.19%) Sybase
8 3 (1.19%) VMware
9 2 (0.79%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (0.79%) Nintex
9 2 (0.79%) Sencha
9 2 (0.79%) Telerik
9 2 (0.79%) Teradata
10 1 (0.40%) Capita
10 1 (0.40%) Dell
10 1 (0.40%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.40%) RedGate
10 1 (0.40%) Twitter
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