Period
to 25 February 2018

The median contractor rate for an ASP.NET Developer was £383 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 424 391 285
Rank change year-on-year -33 -106 -37
Contract jobs requiring an ASP.NET Developer 524 573 940
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.52% 0.60% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.64% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 436 715
UK median daily rate £383 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.29% -2.64% +10.62%
10th Percentile £289 £263 £275
90th Percentile £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +1.43% +3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
UK median hourly rate £36.25 £23.28 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.75% -37.93% -
10th Percentile £24.13 £21.96 £20.00
90th Percentile £47.38 £35.65 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £23.28 £37.50
% change year-on-year +55.75% -37.93% +7.14%

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 94,775 90,228 102,589
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.78% 95.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,914 58,845 65,670
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £250
90th Percentile £625 £608 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,806 3,205 3,716
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.63 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.52 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +9.09%

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 25 February 2018.

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 25 February 2018.

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

ASP.NET Developer
Top 16 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 25 February 2018. 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 -50 492 £390 +11.43% 354
UK excluding London -59 294 £355 +1.43% 256
London +27 227 £438 +2.94% 111
North of England +50 99 £328 -2.96% 81
South East -16 89 £400 +14.29% 62
Yorkshire +17 49 £340 +13.33% 31
North West +28 47 £306 -17.23% 45
Midlands -42 39 £340 +0.74% 52
South West -29 28 £360 +5.88% 27
East Midlands -31 20 £340 +9.68% 27
West Midlands -14 19 £333 -2.21% 25
Wales +16 15 £375 +32.16% 2
Scotland -14 14 £369 +0.68% 10
East of England -40 10 £250 -28.57% 21
North East +49 3 £328 -16.03% 5
Northern Ireland -10 1 £400 -2.44% 1

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, ASP.NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring ASP.NET Developer in the job title.

1 524 (100.00%) .NET
1 524 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 468 (89.31%) C#
3 412 (78.63%) MVC
4 321 (61.26%) SQL Server
5 294 (56.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 288 (54.96%) JavaScript
7 258 (49.24%) SQL
8 226 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
9 220 (41.98%) HTML
10 200 (38.17%) CSS
11 166 (31.68%) AngularJS
12 156 (29.77%) jQuery
13 144 (27.48%) Microsoft
14 136 (25.95%) ASP.NET Web API
15 123 (23.47%) Finance
16 115 (21.95%) .NET Framework
17 113 (21.56%) Web Services
18 106 (20.23%) TDD
19 94 (17.94%) WCF
20 86 (16.41%) Microsoft Azure
21 85 (16.22%) Scrum
22 83 (15.84%) Entity Framework
23 79 (15.08%) VB.NET
24 76 (14.50%) Visual Studio
24 76 (14.50%) HTML5
25 69 (13.17%) Web Development
26 67 (12.79%) Team Foundation Server
27 65 (12.40%) Git (software)
28 63 (12.02%) Banking

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 36 (6.87%) IIS
2 28 (5.34%) CMS
3 20 (3.82%) Umbraco
4 10 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (1.91%) SharePoint
5 9 (1.72%) Kentico
6 4 (0.76%) NServiceBus
7 3 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.57%) Confluence
8 2 (0.38%) Orchard CMS
8 2 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.19%) Apache
9 1 (0.19%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.19%) nginx
9 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.19%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.19%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 86 (16.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (10.11%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (3.44%) GitHub
4 5 (0.95%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.95%) Google Tag Manager
4 5 (0.95%) IaaS
4 5 (0.95%) Office 365
4 5 (0.95%) PaaS
5 3 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (0.57%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.76%) HTTP
1 4 (0.76%) Intranet
1 4 (0.76%) SMS
2 2 (0.38%) Internet
2 2 (0.38%) WEP
3 1 (0.19%) AMQP
3 1 (0.19%) SMTP
3 1 (0.19%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 321 (61.26%) SQL Server
2 44 (8.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 37 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 27 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (4.58%) Relational Database
6 18 (3.44%) SQL Server 2016
7 16 (3.05%) NoSQL
8 15 (2.86%) SQL Server 2014
9 13 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (2.10%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.72%) RDBMS
12 6 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
13 5 (0.95%) MySQL
13 5 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (0.95%) Power BI
13 5 (0.95%) QlikView
13 5 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 76 (14.50%) Visual Studio
2 67 (12.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 65 (12.40%) Git (software)
4 38 (7.25%) Octopus Deploy
5 36 (6.87%) NUnit
6 28 (5.34%) TeamCity
7 27 (5.15%) Visual Studio Team System
8 18 (3.44%) Moq
9 16 (3.05%) Selenium
10 15 (2.86%) MSTest
11 14 (2.67%) Subversion
12 13 (2.48%) JIRA
13 11 (2.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 11 (2.10%) MSBuild
14 9 (1.72%) Bitbucket
14 9 (1.72%) Hudson
15 8 (1.53%) Jenkins
15 8 (1.53%) SpecFlow
16 7 (1.34%) ReSharper
17 6 (1.15%) Jasmine
General
1 123 (23.47%) Finance
2 63 (12.02%) Banking
3 26 (4.96%) Financial Institution
3 26 (4.96%) Marketing
4 23 (4.39%) Investment Banking
5 17 (3.24%) Retail
6 10 (1.91%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.72%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.15%) Electronics
9 4 (0.76%) Back Office
9 4 (0.76%) Legal
10 3 (0.57%) Law
11 2 (0.38%) Advertising
11 2 (0.38%) Front Office
11 2 (0.38%) Music Industry
12 1 (0.19%) Automotive
12 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.19%) International Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 524 (100.00%) .NET
1 524 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 294 (56.11%) ASP.NET MVC
3 220 (41.98%) HTML
4 200 (38.17%) CSS
5 166 (31.68%) AngularJS
6 156 (29.77%) jQuery
7 136 (25.95%) ASP.NET Web API
8 115 (21.95%) .NET Framework
9 113 (21.56%) Web Services
10 94 (17.94%) WCF
11 83 (15.84%) Entity Framework
12 76 (14.50%) HTML5
13 61 (11.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 58 (11.07%) Ajax
15 48 (9.16%) KnockoutJS
16 46 (8.78%) CSS3
17 43 (8.21%) RESTful
18 42 (8.02%) REST
19 38 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.11%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (4.20%) Fintech
4 19 (3.63%) Client/Server
5 17 (3.24%) Fixed Income
6 14 (2.67%) User Experience
7 12 (2.29%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.91%) Hedge funds
9 9 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (1.53%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.53%) Online Banking
10 8 (1.53%) Tandem
11 7 (1.34%) Blog
12 6 (1.15%) PKI
13 4 (0.76%) Computer Science
13 4 (0.76%) NHS
13 4 (0.76%) Social Media
13 4 (0.76%) W3C
14 3 (0.57%) Public Cloud
15 2 (0.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 33 (6.30%) Windows
2 6 (1.15%) Windows Server
3 4 (0.76%) Android
3 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.57%) MVS
4 3 (0.57%) Nucleus RTOS
4 3 (0.57%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.38%) Linux
5 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 412 (78.63%) MVC
2 226 (43.13%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (20.23%) TDD
4 85 (16.22%) Scrum
5 69 (13.17%) Web Development
6 58 (11.07%) BDD
7 45 (8.59%) E-Commerce
8 44 (8.40%) Continuous Integration
8 44 (8.40%) Software Engineering
9 40 (7.63%) Microservices
9 40 (7.63%) Unit Testing
10 39 (7.44%) OO
11 29 (5.53%) Test Automation
12 28 (5.34%) SOLID
13 24 (4.58%) Domain-Driven Design
14 23 (4.39%) CQRS
15 22 (4.20%) Front End Development
16 18 (3.44%) DevOps
16 18 (3.44%) SDLC
17 17 (3.24%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 468 (89.31%) C#
2 288 (54.96%) JavaScript
3 258 (49.24%) SQL
4 79 (15.08%) VB.NET
5 61 (11.64%) T-SQL
6 27 (5.15%) TypeScript
7 18 (3.44%) VB
8 14 (2.67%) PowerShell
8 14 (2.67%) VB6
9 9 (1.72%) F#
9 9 (1.72%) Java
10 6 (1.15%) C++
11 5 (0.95%) PL/SQL
12 4 (0.76%) C
12 4 (0.76%) ES6
12 4 (0.76%) Python
12 4 (0.76%) VBScript
13 3 (0.57%) PHP
13 3 (0.57%) Ruby
14 2 (0.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (2.48%) Security Cleared
2 12 (2.29%) Degree
3 5 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (0.76%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.19%) HND
5 1 (0.19%) MCAD
5 1 (0.19%) MCSD
5 1 (0.19%) MCTS
5 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.67%) QA
2 2 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.19%) PMO
3 1 (0.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (1.91%) Docker
2 3 (0.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (2.10%) Ansible
1 11 (2.10%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (1.72%) Puppet
3 3 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 144 (27.48%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.96%) Oracle
3 10 (1.91%) Capita
4 8 (1.53%) Google
5 6 (1.15%) SAP
6 5 (0.95%) Sybase
6 5 (0.95%) Telerik
7 4 (0.76%) Twitter
7 4 (0.76%) Xamarin
8 3 (0.57%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.57%) Tableau
9 2 (0.38%) IBM
10 1 (0.19%) Adobe
10 1 (0.19%) Axosoft
10 1 (0.19%) Blue Prism
10 1 (0.19%) BT
10 1 (0.19%) Cognos
10 1 (0.19%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.19%) Omniture
10 1 (0.19%) Virgin Media