The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ASP.NET 2.0 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ASP.NET 2.0 over the 3 months to 23 April 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 2.0
UK
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 613 657 641
Rank change year-on-year +44 -16  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 2.0 4 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.004% 0.027%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.027% 0.013% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 12
Median daily rate £325 £313 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £303 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £323 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ASP.NET 2.0 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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14843 15590 14993
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.50% 27.88% 26.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 10290 10886 9706
Median daily rate £425 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 203 198 201
Median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £11.00 £18.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.00 £46.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £36.38
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.46%  

ASP.NET 2.0
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ASP.NET 2.0 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 2.0 in the UK

ASP.NET 2.0
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ASP.NET 2.0.

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET 2.0 in the UK

ASP.NET 2.0
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET 2.0 over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET 2.0 in the UK

ASP.NET 2.0
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET 2.0.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET 2.0 in the UK

ASP.NET 2.0
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET 2.0 within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 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
England +50 4 £325 +4.00% 5
London +31 2 £425 +36.00% 2
South East - 2 £300 - 1
Aylesbury - 2 £300 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £300 -
City of London - 1 £425 -

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET 2.0 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ASP.NET 2.0.

1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
4 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
5 3 (42.86%) CMS
5 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 3 (42.86%) Web Development
5 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
6 2 (28.57%) Analytics
6 2 (28.57%) Google Analytics
6 2 (28.57%) API Development
6 2 (28.57%) Wireframes
6 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (28.57%) Google
6 2 (28.57%) Marketing
6 2 (28.57%) Subversion
6 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (28.57%) Umbraco
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
6 2 (28.57%) QA
6 2 (28.57%) Digital Media

ASP.NET 2.0
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (42.86%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) Umbraco
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Google Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# WCF Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (14.29%) WCF Developer
4 1 (14.29%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 6 (85.71%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (14.29%) WCF
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) XSD
6 1 (14.29%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Digital Media
1 2 (28.57%) iPad
1 2 (28.57%) iPhone
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Front End Development
2 3 (42.86%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Analytics
3 2 (28.57%) API Development
3 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (28.57%) HOOD
3 2 (28.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Wireframes
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) DSDM
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) RAD
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe
1 2 (28.57%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft