Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ASP.NET MVC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ASP.NET MVC over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 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 MVC Framework
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 197 196 192
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 -7
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET MVC 1,460 1,274 1,434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.43% 1.33% 1.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.15% 4.11% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,197 977 1,123
UK median daily rate £408 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £292 £294
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 12
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +1.12% +20.14%
10th Percentile £23.65 £24.69 £20.82
90th Percentile £46.75 £52.50 £195.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.75 £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% +4.65% +16.09%

ASP.NET MVC is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 35,210 31,027 31,707
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.40% 32.45% 29.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,875 21,424 22,143
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £319 £306 £291
90th Percentile £625 £620 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.63% +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 348 382 385
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11% -2.70%
10th Percentile £15.24 £16.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £57.50 £53.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -2.70%

ASP.NET MVC
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ASP.NET MVC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET MVC in the UK

ASP.NET MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

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

ASP.NET MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET MVC over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

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

ASP.NET MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

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

ASP.NET MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET MVC over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

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

ASP.NET MVC
Top 17 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 MVC within the UK over the 6 months to 14 August 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 -5 1,331 £413 +4.83% 845
UK excluding London +4 884 £375 +7.14% 676
London +8 559 £500 +11.11% 215
North of England +16 257 £375 +7.14% 196
South East +8 230 £375 +0.07% 179
Yorkshire +25 146 £375 +7.14% 83
Midlands +8 113 £375 +15.38% 105
South West -24 107 £375 +7.14% 75
West Midlands +12 82 £413 +26.92% 52
Scotland -21 71 £375 +7.14% 27
East of England +14 65 £400 +9.97% 75
North West -39 64 £375 +10.70% 92
North East +25 47 £325 -7.14% 21
East Midlands -15 31 £340 +4.62% 53
Northern Ireland +56 27 £455 +34.81% 5
Wales -31 12 £373 +10.21% 12
Channel Islands - 3 - - 2

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET MVC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for ASP.NET MVC.

1 1,458 (99.86%) MVC
2 1,456 (99.73%) .NET
2 1,456 (99.73%) ASP.NET
3 1,319 (90.34%) C#
4 837 (57.33%) JavaScript
5 801 (54.86%) Agile Software Development
6 739 (50.62%) SQL Server
7 595 (40.75%) SQL
8 587 (40.21%) ASP.NET Web API
9 584 (40.00%) HTML
10 550 (37.67%) CSS
11 537 (36.78%) AngularJS
12 473 (32.40%) TDD
13 470 (32.19%) Microsoft Azure
14 458 (31.37%) Microsoft
15 424 (29.04%) .NET Framework
16 404 (27.67%) jQuery
17 314 (21.51%) Scrum
17 314 (21.51%) WCF
18 284 (19.45%) Entity Framework
19 275 (18.84%) Finance
20 246 (16.85%) HTML5
21 232 (15.89%) Git (software)
22 220 (15.07%) BDD
23 217 (14.86%) Web Services
24 211 (14.45%) Web Development
25 200 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
26 189 (12.95%) SOLID
27 187 (12.81%) Microservices
28 184 (12.60%) Visual Studio

ASP.NET MVC
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 68 (4.66%) CMS
2 61 (4.18%) IIS
3 56 (3.84%) SharePoint
4 36 (2.47%) Umbraco
5 27 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
6 25 (1.71%) NServiceBus
7 24 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
8 15 (1.03%) EPiServer
8 15 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (0.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 11 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.41%) Confluence
11 5 (0.34%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.34%) Hyperledger
11 5 (0.34%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.21%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.14%) Drupal
14 2 (0.14%) Kentico
15 1 (0.068%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 37 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.21%) Endur
3 2 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.14%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.14%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.068%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.068%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.068%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 470 (32.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 143 (9.79%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.85%) npm
4 24 (1.64%) Office 365
5 21 (1.44%) GitHub
6 19 (1.30%) Google Cloud Platform
7 16 (1.10%) Serverless
8 15 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (0.62%) NuGet
10 8 (0.55%) Azure Functions
11 7 (0.48%) SaaS
12 6 (0.41%) PaaS
13 5 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
14 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.21%) CloudFront
14 3 (0.21%) G Suite
14 3 (0.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.53%) HTTP
2 12 (0.82%) Internet
3 10 (0.68%) DNS
4 8 (0.55%) HTTPS
5 7 (0.48%) IMAP
5 7 (0.48%) SMTP
5 7 (0.48%) SSL
6 4 (0.27%) WEP
7 3 (0.21%) FTP
7 3 (0.21%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.14%) Intranet
8 2 (0.14%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.068%) Firewall
9 1 (0.068%) MQTT
9 1 (0.068%) Skype
9 1 (0.068%) SMS
9 1 (0.068%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 739 (50.62%) SQL Server
2 137 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 128 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 73 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 67 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
6 50 (3.42%) NoSQL
7 45 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 35 (2.40%) MongoDB
8 35 (2.40%) SQL Server 2016
9 34 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
10 29 (1.99%) SQL Server 2014
11 27 (1.85%) Oracle Database
12 23 (1.58%) RDBMS
13 21 (1.44%) Redis
14 20 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (0.96%) MySQL
16 13 (0.89%) Cosmos DB
17 12 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
18 11 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
18 11 (0.75%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 232 (15.89%) Git (software)
2 184 (12.60%) Visual Studio
3 163 (11.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 111 (7.60%) Octopus Deploy
5 100 (6.85%) NUnit
6 79 (5.41%) Visual Studio Team System
7 74 (5.07%) TeamCity
8 70 (4.79%) Selenium
9 56 (3.84%) SpecFlow
10 48 (3.29%) JIRA
11 47 (3.22%) MSTest
12 36 (2.47%) Jenkins
13 34 (2.33%) webpack
14 30 (2.05%) gulp
14 30 (2.05%) ReSharper
15 28 (1.92%) Moq
16 23 (1.58%) Grunt
17 20 (1.37%) Jasmine
18 17 (1.16%) Subversion
19 14 (0.96%) WebDriver
General
1 275 (18.84%) Finance
2 160 (10.96%) Banking
3 45 (3.08%) Retail
4 42 (2.88%) Financial Institution
5 26 (1.78%) Marketing
6 23 (1.58%) Back Office
6 23 (1.58%) Investment Banking
7 17 (1.16%) Manufacturing
8 14 (0.96%) Advertising
8 14 (0.96%) Telecoms
9 13 (0.89%) Electronics
10 7 (0.48%) Games
11 6 (0.41%) Front Office
11 6 (0.41%) Legal
12 5 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
13 4 (0.27%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.21%) Automotive
14 3 (0.21%) Publishing
15 2 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,353 (92.67%) Developer
2 974 (66.71%) .NET Developer
3 665 (45.55%) C# Developer
4 505 (34.59%) C# .NET Developer
5 382 (26.16%) ASP.NET Developer
6 312 (21.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 279 (19.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 137 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
9 122 (8.36%) Senior Developer
10 102 (6.99%) Azure Developer
11 100 (6.85%) Angular Developer
12 97 (6.64%) Senior .NET Developer
13 85 (5.82%) JavaScript Developer
14 80 (5.48%) Web Developer
15 72 (4.93%) SQL Developer
16 65 (4.45%) Software Developer
17 45 (3.08%) .NET Software Developer
18 42 (2.88%) Senior C# Developer
19 40 (2.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
20 36 (2.47%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,456 (99.73%) .NET
1 1,456 (99.73%) ASP.NET
2 587 (40.21%) ASP.NET Web API
3 584 (40.00%) HTML
4 550 (37.67%) CSS
5 537 (36.78%) AngularJS
6 424 (29.04%) .NET Framework
7 404 (27.67%) jQuery
8 314 (21.51%) WCF
9 284 (19.45%) Entity Framework
10 246 (16.85%) HTML5
11 217 (14.86%) Web Services
12 170 (11.64%) REST
13 161 (11.03%) CSS3
13 161 (11.03%) React
14 160 (10.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 153 (10.48%) .NET Core
16 119 (8.15%) RESTful
17 108 (7.40%) KnockoutJS
18 101 (6.92%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 170 (11.64%) Greenfield Project
2 89 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
3 83 (5.68%) User Experience
4 53 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
5 49 (3.36%) Self-Motivation
6 46 (3.15%) Fintech
7 30 (2.05%) Computer Science
8 29 (1.99%) Mobile App
9 23 (1.58%) Fixed Income
10 16 (1.10%) Hedge funds
11 14 (0.96%) Blog
12 12 (0.82%) Algorithms
13 11 (0.75%) Public Cloud
14 9 (0.62%) N-Tier
15 8 (0.55%) Client/Server
15 8 (0.55%) W3C
16 6 (0.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 5 (0.34%) Bitcoin
17 5 (0.34%) NHS
18 4 (0.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 131 (8.97%) Windows
2 23 (1.58%) Apple iOS
3 22 (1.51%) Linux
4 20 (1.37%) Android
5 16 (1.10%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.27%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.21%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.21%) Nucleus RTOS
8 3 (0.21%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.068%) MVS
10 1 (0.068%) VMS
10 1 (0.068%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,458 (99.86%) MVC
2 801 (54.86%) Agile Software Development
3 473 (32.40%) TDD
4 314 (21.51%) Scrum
5 220 (15.07%) BDD
6 211 (14.45%) Web Development
7 200 (13.70%) Continuous Integration
8 189 (12.95%) SOLID
9 187 (12.81%) Microservices
10 175 (11.99%) Problem-Solving
11 158 (10.82%) Unit Testing
12 141 (9.66%) E-Commerce
13 136 (9.32%) OO
14 111 (7.60%) Test Automation
15 105 (7.19%) Kanban
16 104 (7.12%) Software Engineering
17 89 (6.10%) Front End Development
18 79 (5.41%) SOA
19 75 (5.14%) SDLC
20 68 (4.66%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1,319 (90.34%) C#
2 837 (57.33%) JavaScript
3 595 (40.75%) SQL
4 126 (8.63%) T-SQL
5 112 (7.67%) TypeScript
6 61 (4.18%) PowerShell
7 37 (2.53%) VB.NET
8 26 (1.78%) Java
9 25 (1.71%) Python
10 16 (1.10%) C
11 11 (0.75%) Scala
12 10 (0.68%) C++
12 10 (0.68%) PHP
13 9 (0.62%) Objective-C
13 9 (0.62%) VB
14 8 (0.55%) F#
15 7 (0.48%) Ruby
16 6 (0.41%) Apple Swift
17 5 (0.34%) XAML
18 4 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 43 (2.95%) Degree
2 21 (1.44%) Security Cleared
3 14 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (0.48%) Master's Degree
6 6 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (0.41%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.27%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (0.21%) MCSD
9 2 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.068%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.068%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.068%) MBCS
10 1 (0.068%) MCPD
10 1 (0.068%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (1.37%) QA
2 10 (0.68%) GCP
3 4 (0.27%) WCAG
4 3 (0.21%) GDPR
5 1 (0.068%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.068%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.068%) PMO
System Software
1 53 (3.63%) Docker
2 5 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.068%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.068%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (1.37%) Kubernetes
2 7 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
3 5 (0.34%) Kibana
4 4 (0.27%) Grafana
5 3 (0.21%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.21%) CASB
6 2 (0.14%) Graphite
6 2 (0.14%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.14%) Puppet
6 2 (0.14%) Terraform
7 1 (0.068%) PingFederate
7 1 (0.068%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 458 (31.37%) Microsoft
2 67 (4.59%) Oracle
3 59 (4.04%) Sitecore
4 26 (1.78%) Capita
5 22 (1.51%) Google
6 20 (1.37%) SAP
6 20 (1.37%) Xamarin
7 10 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (0.55%) Sybase
9 7 (0.48%) Atlassian
10 6 (0.41%) Apigee
10 6 (0.41%) Rackspace
11 5 (0.34%) Telerik
12 4 (0.27%) Facebook
12 4 (0.27%) TIBCO
13 3 (0.21%) MobileIron
13 3 (0.21%) Sage
13 3 (0.21%) Veracode
14 2 (0.14%) AppDynamics
14 2 (0.14%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud