The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 16 18
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 3 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.52% 5.11% 5.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 31.03% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Median daily rate £319 £200 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +59.37% -40.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £200 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £322 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 30 29 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 25.21% 16.48% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 18 36
Median daily rate £335 £300 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.66% -16.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £398 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in Staffordshire

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in Staffordshire

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire 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
Stafford +5 1 £300 - 3
Stoke-on-Trent -5 1 £338 +68.75% 2
ASP.NET
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (84.62%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) MVC
3 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
5 8 (61.54%) jQuery
6 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
6 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
7 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
8 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (30.77%) StructureMap
9 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
9 4 (30.77%) AutoMapper
9 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (30.77%) TypeScript
9 4 (30.77%) System Testing
9 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
9 4 (30.77%) LINQ
9 4 (30.77%) HTML
9 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
9 4 (30.77%) CSS
9 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (30.77%) TDD
9 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (23.08%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (23.08%) Workflow
10 3 (23.08%) XML

ASP.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Git (software)
2 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
4 3 (23.08%) Selenium
5 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
5 2 (15.38%) Subversion
5 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
6 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (7.69%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Programmer
4 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.69%) QA Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Report Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Report Writer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior QA Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.69%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (61.54%) jQuery
3 7 (53.85%) AngularJS
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
4 4 (30.77%) AutoMapper
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) Entity Framework
4 4 (30.77%) HTML
4 4 (30.77%) LINQ
4 4 (30.77%) StructureMap
4 4 (30.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
5 3 (23.08%) XML
6 2 (15.38%) React
6 2 (15.38%) WCF
7 1 (7.69%) Ajax
7 1 (7.69%) JSON
7 1 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) System Testing
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
3 3 (23.08%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Workflow
4 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) SOLID
4 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (7.69%) Functional Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Kanban
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
5 4 (30.77%) TypeScript
6 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) SOASTA, Inc