Period
to 24 September 2017

The median contractor rate for an ASP.NET Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 September 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

ASP.NET Developer
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 426 349 261
Rank change year-on-year -77 -88 -56
Contract jobs requiring an ASP.NET Developer 529 727 1067
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.54% 0.68% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.72% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 574 825
UK median daily rate £350 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.94% +0.74%
10th Percentile £267 £275 £263
90th Percentile £525 £519 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.85% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 4
UK median hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.33% -9.09% +17.02%
10th Percentile £22.75 £21.99 £20.65
90th Percentile £45.00 £45.10 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year -17.33% -9.09% +26.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 92282 101134 108382
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.81% 94.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 60383 66022 68661
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £245
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2757 3174 4141
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.38% +5.06%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.39 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.20 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +5.71% +4.67%

ASP.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured ASP.NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET Developer in the UK

ASP.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

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

ASP.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET Developer over the 6 months to 24 September 2017.

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

ASP.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

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

ASP.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET Developer over the 6 months to 24 September 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ASP.NET Developer in the UK

ASP.NET Developer
Top 15 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 Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 24 September 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
England -61 503 £350 - 167
UK excluding London -8 365 £340 +0.74% 136
London -81 159 £438 +2.94% 34
North of England +67 105 £330 -1.86% 54
Midlands +49 88 £313 -3.85% 23
South East -38 76 £350 - 33
Yorkshire +59 56 £325 - 25
East Midlands +27 55 £313 +9.65% 14
South West -30 53 £350 +3.70% 8
North West +2 47 £344 +1.48% 28
West Midlands +28 33 £313 -3.85% 9
East of England -24 24 £350 +7.69% 15
Scotland +27 18 £350 -8.20% 1
Wales -3 3 £274 -24.48% 2
North East +68 2 £350 +0.72% 1

ASP.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 September 2017, ASP.NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring ASP.NET Developer in the job title.

1 529 (100.00%) .NET
1 529 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 491 (92.82%) C#
3 407 (76.94%) MVC
4 351 (66.35%) SQL Server
5 293 (55.39%) JavaScript
6 280 (52.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 235 (44.42%) Agile Software Development
8 223 (42.16%) HTML
9 209 (39.51%) CSS
10 199 (37.62%) SQL
11 189 (35.73%) AngularJS
12 164 (31.00%) jQuery
13 162 (30.62%) ASP.NET Web API
14 151 (28.54%) .NET Framework
15 131 (24.76%) TDD
16 127 (24.01%) Microsoft
17 105 (19.85%) Scrum
18 102 (19.28%) Entity Framework
19 92 (17.39%) HTML5
20 91 (17.20%) WCF
21 81 (15.31%) Finance
22 76 (14.37%) Microsoft Azure
23 73 (13.80%) Visual Studio
23 73 (13.80%) Web Development
24 71 (13.42%) Web Services
25 68 (12.85%) Unit Testing
25 68 (12.85%) Git (software)
26 62 (11.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 60 (11.34%) Team Foundation Server

ASP.NET Developer Skill Set
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 43 (8.13%) CMS
2 22 (4.16%) Umbraco
3 17 (3.21%) IIS
4 14 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (2.46%) SharePoint
6 12 (2.27%) NServiceBus
7 8 (1.51%) Sitecore CMS
8 7 (1.32%) Kentico
9 5 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.95%) Confluence
10 4 (0.76%) Sitefinity
11 3 (0.57%) Apache
11 3 (0.57%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.19%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.19%) Drupal
12 1 (0.19%) nginx
12 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 76 (14.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 36 (6.81%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.65%) GitHub
4 8 (1.51%) SaaS
5 5 (0.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (0.76%) PaaS
7 3 (0.57%) Office 365
8 2 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.38%) IaaS
8 2 (0.38%) npm
8 2 (0.38%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.19%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.19%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.89%) Intranet
2 5 (0.95%) Internet
3 3 (0.57%) HTTP
3 3 (0.57%) SMTP
3 3 (0.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.38%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.19%) ATM
5 1 (0.19%) CTI
5 1 (0.19%) Extranet
5 1 (0.19%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.19%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 351 (66.35%) SQL Server
2 37 (6.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (6.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (4.91%) SQL Server 2016
5 25 (4.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 20 (3.78%) NoSQL
6 20 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (3.59%) Oracle Database
8 17 (3.21%) SQL Server 2014
9 13 (2.46%) Relational Database
10 9 (1.70%) MongoDB
11 8 (1.51%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (1.32%) MySQL
13 5 (0.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (0.95%) QlikView
14 4 (0.76%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.57%) Big Data
15 3 (0.57%) Power BI
15 3 (0.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 73 (13.80%) Visual Studio
2 68 (12.85%) Git (software)
3 60 (11.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (4.73%) Octopus Deploy
5 23 (4.35%) TeamCity
6 16 (3.02%) Visual Studio Team System
7 15 (2.84%) NUnit
8 11 (2.08%) Moq
9 9 (1.70%) JIRA
9 9 (1.70%) MSTest
10 8 (1.51%) Subversion
11 7 (1.32%) Jenkins
12 6 (1.13%) Mercurial
13 5 (0.95%) gulp
14 4 (0.76%) Log4Net
14 4 (0.76%) NuGet
14 4 (0.76%) Selenium
15 3 (0.57%) Grunt
15 3 (0.57%) ReSharper
15 3 (0.57%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 81 (15.31%) Finance
2 35 (6.62%) Banking
3 23 (4.35%) Retail
4 20 (3.78%) Manufacturing
4 20 (3.78%) Marketing
5 16 (3.02%) Investment Banking
6 14 (2.65%) Electronics
6 14 (2.65%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.51%) Financial Institution
7 8 (1.51%) Front Office
7 8 (1.51%) Law
8 3 (0.57%) Automotive
8 3 (0.57%) Publishing
9 2 (0.38%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.38%) Legal
9 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Games
10 1 (0.19%) German Language
10 1 (0.19%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 529 (100.00%) .NET
1 529 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 280 (52.93%) ASP.NET MVC
3 223 (42.16%) HTML
4 209 (39.51%) CSS
5 189 (35.73%) AngularJS
6 164 (31.00%) jQuery
7 162 (30.62%) ASP.NET Web API
8 151 (28.54%) .NET Framework
9 102 (19.28%) Entity Framework
10 92 (17.39%) HTML5
11 91 (17.20%) WCF
12 71 (13.42%) Web Services
13 62 (11.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 52 (9.83%) KnockoutJS
14 52 (9.83%) REST
15 47 (8.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 47 (8.88%) CSS3
15 47 (8.88%) JSON
16 42 (7.94%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.43%) Greenfield Project
2 18 (3.40%) Mobile App
3 14 (2.65%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.46%) Fintech
5 12 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (2.27%) Hedge funds
6 11 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (1.89%) Equities
7 10 (1.89%) Fixed Income
8 9 (1.70%) User Experience
9 8 (1.51%) Blog
9 8 (1.51%) Public Cloud
10 5 (0.95%) iPad
11 4 (0.76%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.76%) W3C
12 3 (0.57%) NHS
13 2 (0.38%) Spread Betting
14 1 (0.19%) Credit Risk
14 1 (0.19%) Management Information System
14 1 (0.19%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 30 (5.67%) Windows
2 6 (1.13%) Windows Server
3 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.57%) Unix
5 2 (0.38%) Android
5 2 (0.38%) Linux
5 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (76.94%) MVC
2 235 (44.42%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (24.76%) TDD
4 105 (19.85%) Scrum
5 73 (13.80%) Web Development
6 68 (12.85%) Unit Testing
7 59 (11.15%) Continuous Integration
8 48 (9.07%) BDD
9 42 (7.94%) E-Commerce
10 38 (7.18%) Test Automation
11 36 (6.81%) Microservices
11 36 (6.81%) Software Engineering
12 34 (6.43%) Front End Development
12 34 (6.43%) OO
13 31 (5.86%) SOLID
14 24 (4.54%) DevOps
15 23 (4.35%) Kanban
15 23 (4.35%) Pair Programming
16 19 (3.59%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (3.40%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 491 (92.82%) C#
2 293 (55.39%) JavaScript
3 199 (37.62%) SQL
4 54 (10.21%) T-SQL
5 38 (7.18%) VB.NET
6 21 (3.97%) TypeScript
7 8 (1.51%) PowerShell
7 8 (1.51%) Ruby
8 7 (1.32%) VB
9 6 (1.13%) Java
10 5 (0.95%) XAML
11 4 (0.76%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.76%) Scala
12 2 (0.38%) C++
12 2 (0.38%) VBA
12 2 (0.38%) VBScript
13 1 (0.19%) ES6
13 1 (0.19%) F#
13 1 (0.19%) PHP
13 1 (0.19%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (3.78%) Degree
2 13 (2.46%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.38%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.27%) QA
2 4 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.19%) MiFID
3 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (3.02%) Docker
2 5 (0.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.38%) Ansible
2 2 (0.38%) Kibana
2 2 (0.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 127 (24.01%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.29%) Oracle
3 15 (2.84%) Sitecore
4 14 (2.65%) SAP
5 11 (2.08%) DevExpress
6 8 (1.51%) Google
7 7 (1.32%) Telerik
8 5 (0.95%) Twitter
9 4 (0.76%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.57%) RedGate
11 2 (0.38%) New Relic
11 2 (0.38%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.38%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.38%) Tableau
11 2 (0.38%) TOWER Software
12 1 (0.19%) Blue Prism
12 1 (0.19%) Cognos