Period
to 25 April 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 25 April 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
25 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 196 186
Rank change year-on-year -12 -10 +1
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET MVC 1,340 1,182 1,491
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.33% 1.30% 1.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.06% 4.10% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,121 914 1,133
UK median daily rate £400 £369 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.47% -1.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £306 £268 £281
90th Percentile £550 £526 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 8
UK median hourly rate - £37.50 £52.81
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -28.99% +62.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £52.81
% change year-on-year - -28.99% +62.48%

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 32,979 28,849 30,603
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.64% 31.64% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,212 19,924 21,261
UK median daily rate £475 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.83% +1.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £288
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 329 357 469
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £40.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.23% +4.52% +10.71%
10th Percentile £16.25 £15.55 £14.70
90th Percentile £63.50 £52.50 £57.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £38.75
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +7.64%

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 25 April 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
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 25 April 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 -6 1,207 £400 +6.67% 882
UK excluding London -12 793 £375 +7.14% 698
London +28 539 £475 +6.44% 245
North of England +3 239 £350 +3.70% 189
South East -18 176 £370 +5.71% 194
Yorkshire +9 125 £363 +8.21% 79
South West +3 108 £375 +7.14% 68
Midlands -29 95 £425 +21.43% 120
North West -20 91 £356 +9.62% 93
Scotland -21 72 £363 +3.57% 38
West Midlands -21 68 £450 +20.00% 60
East of England +1 50 £385 +10.00% 66
Wales +7 35 £395 +101.27% 14
East Midlands -34 24 £325 +0.78% 60
North East +13 23 £300 -14.29% 17
Northern Ireland +14 18 £431 - 6
Isle of Man - 1 £400 - 1

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 1,338 (99.85%) MVC
2 1,337 (99.78%) .NET
2 1,337 (99.78%) ASP.NET
3 1,219 (90.97%) C#
4 770 (57.46%) Agile Software Development
5 733 (54.70%) JavaScript
6 729 (54.40%) SQL Server
7 575 (42.91%) ASP.NET Web API
8 528 (39.40%) HTML
9 526 (39.25%) SQL
10 500 (37.31%) CSS
11 486 (36.27%) AngularJS
12 479 (35.75%) TDD
13 400 (29.85%) .NET Framework
14 399 (29.78%) Microsoft Azure
15 384 (28.66%) jQuery
16 330 (24.63%) Microsoft
17 325 (24.25%) Scrum
18 282 (21.04%) Finance
19 279 (20.82%) Entity Framework
20 244 (18.21%) BDD
21 225 (16.79%) Git (software)
21 225 (16.79%) HTML5
22 222 (16.57%) Continuous Integration
23 217 (16.19%) WCF
24 204 (15.22%) Web Services
25 192 (14.33%) Web Development
26 173 (12.91%) Team Foundation Server
27 170 (12.69%) SOLID
28 165 (12.31%) 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 67 (5.00%) CMS
2 57 (4.25%) Elasticsearch
3 42 (3.13%) IIS
4 34 (2.54%) Sitecore CMS
5 32 (2.39%) SharePoint
6 26 (1.94%) NServiceBus
7 22 (1.64%) Umbraco
8 14 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
9 11 (0.82%) Hyperledger
10 8 (0.60%) Confluence
10 8 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 5 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.37%) EPiServer
11 5 (0.37%) Kentico
12 3 (0.22%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.15%) Content Management Server
13 2 (0.15%) Ethereum
13 2 (0.15%) Orchard CMS
13 2 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.15%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.075%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 28 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.22%) Endur
3 1 (0.075%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.075%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.075%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 399 (29.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 135 (10.07%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (2.84%) GitHub
4 30 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (1.49%) Office 365
5 20 (1.49%) Serverless
6 13 (0.97%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (0.90%) npm
8 11 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
8 11 (0.82%) PaaS
9 9 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (0.67%) IaaS
10 8 (0.60%) NuGet
11 6 (0.45%) Google Analytics
12 5 (0.37%) Google Tag Manager
13 3 (0.22%) Amazon S3
13 3 (0.22%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 2 (0.15%) CloudFront
14 2 (0.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.27%) HTTP
2 7 (0.52%) Internet
3 5 (0.37%) WEP
4 4 (0.30%) DNS
4 4 (0.30%) FTP
4 4 (0.30%) IMAP
4 4 (0.30%) SMS
4 4 (0.30%) SMTP
5 3 (0.22%) Intranet
5 3 (0.22%) SSL
6 1 (0.075%) Firewall
6 1 (0.075%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.075%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 729 (54.40%) SQL Server
2 78 (5.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 74 (5.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 72 (5.37%) Relational Database
5 67 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 61 (4.55%) NoSQL
7 59 (4.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 34 (2.54%) RDBMS
9 31 (2.31%) MongoDB
10 28 (2.09%) SQL Server 2014
11 27 (2.01%) SQL Server 2016
12 19 (1.42%) MySQL
12 19 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (1.34%) Azure SQL Database
14 17 (1.27%) Oracle Database
15 16 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
16 15 (1.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 11 (0.82%) Blockchain
18 9 (0.67%) Cosmos DB
18 9 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 225 (16.79%) Git (software)
2 173 (12.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 165 (12.31%) Visual Studio
4 138 (10.30%) NUnit
5 98 (7.31%) Octopus Deploy
6 91 (6.79%) TeamCity
7 78 (5.82%) MSTest
8 54 (4.03%) JIRA
9 53 (3.96%) Selenium
10 50 (3.73%) Visual Studio Team System
11 47 (3.51%) SpecFlow
12 40 (2.99%) Moq
13 29 (2.16%) Jenkins
14 26 (1.94%) Subversion
15 25 (1.87%) ReSharper
16 21 (1.57%) gulp
17 17 (1.27%) Jasmine
18 12 (0.90%) webpack
19 11 (0.82%) Bitbucket
20 10 (0.75%) MSBuild
General
1 282 (21.04%) Finance
2 107 (7.99%) Banking
3 73 (5.45%) Retail
4 33 (2.46%) Financial Institution
5 27 (2.01%) Investment Banking
6 19 (1.42%) Back Office
6 19 (1.42%) Marketing
7 17 (1.27%) Front Office
8 15 (1.12%) Advertising
9 12 (0.90%) Manufacturing
9 12 (0.90%) Telecoms
10 7 (0.52%) Electronics
11 6 (0.45%) Games
12 5 (0.37%) Legal
12 5 (0.37%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.22%) Law
15 2 (0.15%) Brand Awareness
15 2 (0.15%) Music Industry
16 1 (0.075%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 1,225 (91.42%) Developer
2 873 (65.15%) .NET Developer
3 591 (44.10%) C# Developer
4 426 (31.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 306 (22.84%) ASP.NET Developer
6 249 (18.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 245 (18.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 137 (10.22%) Full Stack Developer
9 105 (7.84%) Senior Developer
10 101 (7.54%) Angular Developer
10 101 (7.54%) Web Developer
11 95 (7.09%) SQL Developer
12 71 (5.30%) Azure Developer
13 70 (5.22%) JavaScript Developer
14 68 (5.07%) Senior .NET Developer
15 65 (4.85%) Software Developer
16 58 (4.33%) .NET Web Developer
17 45 (3.36%) Senior C# Developer
18 40 (2.99%) C# Software Developer
19 33 (2.46%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,337 (99.78%) .NET
1 1,337 (99.78%) ASP.NET
2 575 (42.91%) ASP.NET Web API
3 528 (39.40%) HTML
4 500 (37.31%) CSS
5 486 (36.27%) AngularJS
6 400 (29.85%) .NET Framework
7 384 (28.66%) jQuery
8 279 (20.82%) Entity Framework
9 225 (16.79%) HTML5
10 217 (16.19%) WCF
11 204 (15.22%) Web Services
12 153 (11.42%) CSS3
13 144 (10.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 132 (9.85%) REST
15 122 (9.10%) React
16 105 (7.84%) RESTful
17 104 (7.76%) KnockoutJS
18 102 (7.61%) .NET Core
19 92 (6.87%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 152 (11.34%) Greenfield Project
2 90 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
3 87 (6.49%) User Experience
4 51 (3.81%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (3.06%) Public Cloud
6 39 (2.91%) N-Tier
7 35 (2.61%) Fintech
8 34 (2.54%) Self-Motivation
9 31 (2.31%) Blog
10 30 (2.24%) Hedge funds
11 27 (2.01%) Fixed Income
12 26 (1.94%) Mobile App
13 21 (1.57%) Client/Server
14 17 (1.27%) Algorithms
15 11 (0.82%) Bitcoin
15 11 (0.82%) Equities
16 10 (0.75%) Tandem
16 10 (0.75%) W3C
17 9 (0.67%) Computer Science
18 7 (0.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 104 (7.76%) Windows
2 19 (1.42%) Apple iOS
3 16 (1.19%) Android
3 16 (1.19%) Linux
4 14 (1.04%) Windows Server
5 11 (0.82%) Nucleus RTOS
6 8 (0.60%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.37%) Unix
7 5 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.15%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.15%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.075%) VMS
9 1 (0.075%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,338 (99.85%) MVC
2 770 (57.46%) Agile Software Development
3 479 (35.75%) TDD
4 325 (24.25%) Scrum
5 244 (18.21%) BDD
6 222 (16.57%) Continuous Integration
7 192 (14.33%) Web Development
8 170 (12.69%) SOLID
9 161 (12.01%) Microservices
10 154 (11.49%) Unit Testing
11 151 (11.27%) E-Commerce
12 123 (9.18%) Kanban
13 106 (7.91%) OO
14 99 (7.39%) OOP
15 90 (6.72%) Software Engineering
16 89 (6.64%) Test Automation
17 88 (6.57%) Front End Development
18 87 (6.49%) SOA
19 83 (6.19%) Problem-Solving
20 73 (5.45%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1,219 (90.97%) C#
2 733 (54.70%) JavaScript
3 526 (39.25%) SQL
4 127 (9.48%) T-SQL
5 110 (8.21%) TypeScript
6 47 (3.51%) VB.NET
7 36 (2.69%) PowerShell
8 20 (1.49%) Python
9 19 (1.42%) C
10 17 (1.27%) Java
11 14 (1.04%) C++
12 10 (0.75%) PL/SQL
13 8 (0.60%) F#
13 8 (0.60%) Ruby
14 7 (0.52%) Scala
15 6 (0.45%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.37%) Perl
16 5 (0.37%) VB
17 4 (0.30%) PHP
18 3 (0.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 36 (2.69%) Degree
2 25 (1.87%) Security Cleared
3 13 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
3 13 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (0.67%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.52%) MCSD
6 5 (0.37%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (0.37%) MCP
7 4 (0.30%) DBS Check
7 4 (0.30%) MCPD
8 2 (0.15%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.075%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.075%) HND
9 1 (0.075%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.075%) MCAD
9 1 (0.075%) MCSE
9 1 (0.075%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.24%) QA
2 7 (0.52%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.37%) GDPR
4 3 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.15%) PMO
6 1 (0.075%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.075%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.075%) PSD2
6 1 (0.075%) SLA
6 1 (0.075%) WCAG
System Software
1 34 (2.54%) Docker
2 2 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.075%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.075%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.075%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (0.60%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.22%) Puppet
5 2 (0.15%) Kibana
5 2 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.15%) Terraform
6 1 (0.075%) Ansible
6 1 (0.075%) Grafana
Vendors
1 330 (24.63%) Microsoft
2 71 (5.30%) Oracle
3 52 (3.88%) Sitecore
4 29 (2.16%) Capita
5 23 (1.72%) Google
6 19 (1.42%) Xamarin
7 14 (1.04%) Telerik
8 10 (0.75%) SAP
8 10 (0.75%) Sybase
9 8 (0.60%) Atlassian
10 6 (0.45%) Apigee
11 5 (0.37%) TIBCO
12 4 (0.30%) Adobe
13 3 (0.22%) IBM
14 2 (0.15%) Facebook
14 2 (0.15%) OpenLink
14 2 (0.15%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.15%) Tableau
14 2 (0.15%) Veracode
15 1 (0.075%) Virgin Media