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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 49 33
Rank change year-on-year +11 -16  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 134 113 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 4.93% 3.78% 4.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.16% 14.25% 19.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 91 120
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £22.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £40.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -4.37% +81.81%  

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 738 793 789
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 27.16% 26.50% 25.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 544 548
Median daily rate £351 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.14% -3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 35
Median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £38.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -0.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.39 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 +4 48 £410 +21.48% 19
Wiltshire +12 40 £350 +7.69% 8
Somerset -2 12 £376 +36.81% 5
Gloucestershire +10 10 £350 +7.69% 9
Devon -3 7 £293 +57.25% 5
Dorset +11 3 £360 +60.00% 21
Cornwall - 2 £250 - 2
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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.

1 244 (100.00%) .NET
2 224 (91.80%) C#
3 179 (73.36%) MVC
4 138 (56.56%) JavaScript
5 112 (45.90%) ASP.NET MVC
6 105 (43.03%) SQL Server
7 102 (41.80%) HTML
8 97 (39.75%) CSS
9 94 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
10 92 (37.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 77 (31.56%) AngularJS
12 75 (30.74%) SQL
13 65 (26.64%) Scrum
14 64 (26.23%) Microsoft
15 62 (25.41%) Finance
16 61 (25.00%) .NET Framework
17 59 (24.18%) jQuery
18 47 (19.26%) Visual Studio
19 42 (17.21%) TDD
19 42 (17.21%) WCF
19 42 (17.21%) Team Foundation Server
20 40 (16.39%) Entity Framework
21 35 (14.34%) REST
21 35 (14.34%) Microsoft Azure
21 35 (14.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 34 (13.93%) HTML5
23 33 (13.52%) T-SQL
23 33 (13.52%) Greenfield Project
24 32 (13.11%) Web Development
25 31 (12.70%) WPF

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 24 (9.84%) CMS
2 22 (9.02%) IIS
3 20 (8.20%) SharePoint
4 19 (7.79%) Sitecore CMS
5 15 (6.15%) Elasticsearch
6 12 (4.92%) NServiceBus
7 4 (1.64%) EPiServer
7 4 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.64%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.64%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.64%) WebSphere Portal
8 3 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.41%) Kentico
Applications
1 4 (1.64%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (10.66%) Dynamics CRM
1 26 (10.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.41%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.41%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 35 (14.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.46%) GitHub
4 4 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.82%) SaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.28%) Internet
2 3 (1.23%) HTTP
2 3 (1.23%) Intranet
3 1 (0.41%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (43.03%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (4.10%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.87%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (2.05%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.23%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.82%) MySQL
9 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.41%) Power BI
10 1 (0.41%) Redis
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 47 (19.26%) Visual Studio
2 42 (17.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (4.92%) Git (software)
3 12 (4.92%) TeamCity
4 10 (4.10%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (2.46%) Jenkins
6 3 (1.23%) JIRA
6 3 (1.23%) Subversion
7 2 (0.82%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.82%) MSTest
7 2 (0.82%) NuGet
7 2 (0.82%) NUnit
7 2 (0.82%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.41%) MSI
8 1 (0.41%) Selenium
8 1 (0.41%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.41%) TortoiseSVN
8 1 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.41%) WiX
General
1 62 (25.41%) Finance
2 28 (11.48%) Electronics
3 26 (10.66%) Manufacturing
3 26 (10.66%) Marketing
3 26 (10.66%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.10%) Advertising
5 7 (2.87%) Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Billing
Job Titles
1 211 (86.48%) Developer
2 125 (51.23%) .NET Developer
3 81 (33.20%) C# Developer
4 49 (20.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 46 (18.85%) ASP.NET Developer
6 33 (13.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (10.25%) Software Developer
8 23 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 23 (9.43%) Sitecore Developer
9 21 (8.61%) .NET Software Developer
10 19 (7.79%) C# Software Developer
10 19 (7.79%) CRM Developer
11 16 (6.56%) Angular Developer
12 13 (5.33%) Full Stack Developer
13 12 (4.92%) Senior Developer
14 11 (4.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 10 (4.10%) HTML Developer
16 9 (3.69%) SharePoint Developer
17 8 (3.28%) HTML CSS Developer
17 8 (3.28%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (100.00%) .NET
2 112 (45.90%) ASP.NET MVC
3 102 (41.80%) HTML
4 97 (39.75%) CSS
5 92 (37.70%) ASP.NET Web API
6 77 (31.56%) AngularJS
7 61 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 59 (24.18%) jQuery
9 42 (17.21%) WCF
10 40 (16.39%) Entity Framework
11 35 (14.34%) REST
11 35 (14.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 34 (13.93%) HTML5
13 31 (12.70%) WPF
14 28 (11.48%) SOAP
14 28 (11.48%) Web Services
15 27 (11.07%) Ajax
16 21 (8.61%) JSON
17 17 (6.97%) Sass
17 17 (6.97%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (13.52%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (11.89%) User Experience
3 15 (6.15%) W3C
4 7 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.87%) N-Tier
5 6 (2.46%) Blog
5 6 (2.46%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (0.82%) RIA
7 2 (0.82%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.41%) CCTV
8 1 (0.41%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (12.70%) Windows
2 5 (2.05%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.64%) Unix
4 3 (1.23%) Linux
5 2 (0.82%) Android
5 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (73.36%) MVC
2 94 (38.52%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (26.64%) Scrum
4 42 (17.21%) TDD
5 32 (13.11%) Web Development
6 31 (12.70%) Unit Testing
7 28 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (11.48%) Test Automation
8 26 (10.66%) Continuous Integration
8 26 (10.66%) CRM
8 26 (10.66%) Digital Marketing
8 26 (10.66%) Programme Management
9 22 (9.02%) Content Management
10 18 (7.38%) SDLC
10 18 (7.38%) Software Engineering
11 17 (6.97%) Kanban
12 16 (6.56%) BDD
13 15 (6.15%) Pair Programming
14 14 (5.74%) Microservices
15 13 (5.33%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 224 (91.80%) C#
2 138 (56.56%) JavaScript
3 75 (30.74%) SQL
4 33 (13.52%) T-SQL
5 14 (5.74%) VB.NET
6 13 (5.33%) PowerShell
7 9 (3.69%) TypeScript
8 8 (3.28%) ActionScript
8 8 (3.28%) Ruby
9 5 (2.05%) Scala
10 4 (1.64%) PHP
11 3 (1.23%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.23%) Java
11 3 (1.23%) Python
12 2 (0.82%) VB
12 2 (0.82%) VBA
13 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (9.84%) Security Cleared
2 15 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.82%) Degree
4 1 (0.41%) MCP
4 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.15%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.23%) Docker
1 3 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.07%) SAP
3 23 (9.43%) Sitecore
4 16 (6.56%) Oracle
5 15 (6.15%) Apple
6 6 (2.46%) Sencha
7 4 (1.64%) Google
7 4 (1.64%) IBM
8 3 (1.23%) Nintex
8 3 (1.23%) Sybase
8 3 (1.23%) VMware
9 2 (0.82%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.41%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.41%) Kofax
10 1 (0.41%) RedGate
10 1 (0.41%) Telerik
10 1 (0.41%) Twitter
10 1 (0.41%) Xamarin
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