Period
to 1 April 2020

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 1 April 2020 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
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 338 244 213
Rank change year-on-year -94 -31 -6
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET MVC 403 1,087 1,309
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 1.13% 1.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.16% 3.43% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 923 1,090
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £313 £316 £306
90th Percentile £565 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £403 £375
% change year-on-year -4.35% +7.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year -36.36% - -

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 18,627 31,700 32,693
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 29.99% 32.89% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,628 22,364 23,095
Median daily rate £500 £488 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +3.17% +9.25%
10th Percentile £331 £325 £313
90th Percentile £657 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £435 £410
% change year-on-year +3.45% +6.10% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 301 326
Median hourly rate £35.00 £41.53 £41.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.72% +0.28% +2.86%
10th Percentile £20.50 £18.50 £18.38
90th Percentile £68.90 £60.00 £58.13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £42.00
% change year-on-year -17.65% +1.19% +5.00%

ASP.NET MVC
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET MVC in the UK

ASP.NET MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ASP.NET MVC.

Daily rate trend for ASP.NET MVC in the UK

ASP.NET MVC
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ASP.NET MVC over the 6 months to 1 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for ASP.NET MVC in the UK

ASP.NET MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ASP.NET MVC.

Hourly rate trend for ASP.NET MVC in the UK

ASP.NET MVC
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 MVC within the UK over the 6 months to 1 April 2020. 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 -103 360 £425 -2.86% 565
UK excluding London -107 233 £385 -4.35% 472
London -24 161 £450 -5.26% 131
South East -59 72 £425 - 115
North of England -35 55 £350 -6.67% 138
Midlands -3 34 £378 -11.18% 96
Scotland +24 33 £425 +16.44% 22
West Midlands -3 28 £378 -18.38% 57
Yorkshire -11 28 £350 -4.11% 41
North West +15 27 £350 -6.67% 86
East of England +18 19 £375 -6.25% 42
South West -17 19 £360 -11.11% 43
Work from Home -7 10 £500 +33.33% 49
East Midlands +15 6 £363 -3.33% 39
Wales +8 2 £375 -3.85% 8

For the 6 months to 1 April 2020, 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.

1 403 (100.00%) .NET
1 403 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 403 (100.00%) MVC
2 352 (87.34%) C#
3 226 (56.08%) JavaScript
3 226 (56.08%) SQL Server
4 218 (54.09%) Agile Software Development
5 187 (46.40%) Azure
6 180 (44.67%) HTML
7 166 (41.19%) CSS
8 140 (34.74%) SQL
9 132 (32.75%) AngularJS
10 129 (32.01%) .NET Framework
11 105 (26.05%) Microsoft
12 100 (24.81%) ASP.NET Web API
13 98 (24.32%) jQuery
14 91 (22.58%) Entity Framework
15 88 (21.84%) TDD
16 84 (20.84%) Git (software)
17 71 (17.62%) Scrum
17 71 (17.62%) Team Foundation Server
18 70 (17.37%) .NET Core
19 66 (16.38%) Finance
20 63 (15.63%) DevOps
21 59 (14.64%) Test Automation
22 58 (14.39%) T-SQL
22 58 (14.39%) Visual Studio
23 57 (14.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 56 (13.90%) BDD
25 54 (13.40%) React

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 25 (6.20%) Umbraco
2 24 (5.96%) CMS
3 15 (3.72%) SAS
4 13 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
5 12 (2.98%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.23%) IIS
7 7 (1.74%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.99%) Kentico
10 3 (0.74%) Headless CMS
11 2 (0.50%) Apache
11 2 (0.50%) K2 blackpearl
11 2 (0.50%) NServiceBus
12 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.25%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (0.99%) Adobe XD
2 4 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 187 (46.40%) Azure
2 35 (8.68%) AWS
3 11 (2.73%) npm
4 7 (1.74%) GitHub
4 7 (1.74%) PaaS
4 7 (1.74%) SaaS
5 6 (1.49%) GCP
6 5 (1.24%) Office 365
6 5 (1.24%) Serverless
7 4 (0.99%) Power Platform
7 4 (0.99%) PowerApps
8 3 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.74%) prismic.io
8 3 (0.74%) ShareGate
9 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.50%) Trello
10 1 (0.25%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.25%) IaaS
10 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Flow
10 1 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.99%) HTTP
2 3 (0.74%) Internet
3 2 (0.50%) Intranet
3 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.25%) AMQP
4 1 (0.25%) Broadband
4 1 (0.25%) DNS
4 1 (0.25%) FTP
4 1 (0.25%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 226 (56.08%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.21%) Azure SQL Database
3 19 (4.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (4.47%) Redis
5 17 (4.22%) NoSQL
5 17 (4.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (3.97%) Relational Database
7 11 (2.73%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (2.23%) MongoDB
8 9 (2.23%) MySQL
9 8 (1.99%) Big Data
9 8 (1.99%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (1.74%) Cosmos DB
10 7 (1.74%) Data Lake
10 7 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.74%) SQL Server 2019
11 6 (1.49%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
12 5 (1.24%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 84 (20.84%) Git (software)
2 71 (17.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 58 (14.39%) Visual Studio
4 28 (6.95%) Moq
5 23 (5.71%) NUnit
6 20 (4.96%) Visual Studio Team System
7 16 (3.97%) MSTest
7 16 (3.97%) TeamCity
8 15 (3.72%) gulp
8 15 (3.72%) Octopus Deploy
8 15 (3.72%) Selenium
9 13 (3.23%) webpack
10 11 (2.73%) Subversion
11 10 (2.48%) SoapUI
12 9 (2.23%) SpecFlow
13 6 (1.49%) Postman
14 5 (1.24%) Grunt
14 5 (1.24%) Jasmine
15 4 (0.99%) Axure RP
15 4 (0.99%) JIRA
General
1 66 (16.38%) Finance
2 25 (6.20%) Public Sector
3 21 (5.21%) Retail
4 15 (3.72%) Law
5 7 (1.74%) Banking
5 7 (1.74%) Marketing
6 5 (1.24%) Police
7 3 (0.74%) Front Office
8 2 (0.50%) Advertising
8 2 (0.50%) Back Office
8 2 (0.50%) Electronics
8 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.50%) Games
8 2 (0.50%) iGaming
8 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.50%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.25%) Automotive
9 1 (0.25%) Local Government
9 1 (0.25%) Publishing
9 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 373 (92.56%) Developer
2 214 (53.10%) .NET Developer
3 88 (21.84%) C# Developer
4 58 (14.39%) ASP.NET Developer
5 54 (13.40%) C# .NET Developer
6 42 (10.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 41 (10.17%) Full Stack Developer
8 34 (8.44%) Azure Developer
9 31 (7.69%) Software Developer
10 30 (7.44%) Angular Developer
10 30 (7.44%) React Developer
11 29 (7.20%) JavaScript Developer
12 24 (5.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 24 (5.96%) SQL Developer
13 23 (5.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 23 (5.71%) Senior Developer
14 17 (4.22%) HTML Developer
15 16 (3.97%) Senior .NET Developer
15 16 (3.97%) Software Engineer
16 15 (3.72%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 403 (100.00%) .NET
1 403 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 180 (44.67%) HTML
3 166 (41.19%) CSS
4 132 (32.75%) AngularJS
5 129 (32.01%) .NET Framework
6 100 (24.81%) ASP.NET Web API
7 98 (24.32%) jQuery
8 91 (22.58%) Entity Framework
9 70 (17.37%) .NET Core
10 57 (14.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 54 (13.40%) React
11 54 (13.40%) Web Services
12 46 (11.41%) HTML5
13 39 (9.68%) WCF
14 35 (8.68%) Razor View Engine
15 32 (7.94%) REST
16 27 (6.70%) CSS3
17 24 (5.96%) NHibernate
18 23 (5.71%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 50 (12.41%) User Experience
2 49 (12.16%) Greenfield Project
3 21 (5.21%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (5.21%) W3C
4 16 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (2.73%) N-Tier
6 10 (2.48%) Mobile App
7 9 (2.23%) Mobile Payment
8 5 (1.24%) Virtual Team
9 4 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.74%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.74%) NHS
11 2 (0.50%) Blog
11 2 (0.50%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.50%) Spread Betting
12 1 (0.25%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.25%) FMCG
12 1 (0.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (3.23%) Windows
2 6 (1.49%) Android
3 4 (0.99%) Linux
4 3 (0.74%) Mac OS
4 3 (0.74%) VMS
5 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.25%) Solaris
5 1 (0.25%) Unix
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 403 (100.00%) MVC
2 218 (54.09%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (21.84%) TDD
4 71 (17.62%) Scrum
5 63 (15.63%) DevOps
6 59 (14.64%) Test Automation
7 56 (13.90%) BDD
8 54 (13.40%) Front End Development
9 51 (12.66%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (11.91%) Web Development
11 38 (9.43%) Microservices
11 38 (9.43%) Unit Testing
12 37 (9.18%) SOLID
13 36 (8.93%) SDLC
14 33 (8.19%) Web Design
15 32 (7.94%) Kanban
16 31 (7.69%) Software Engineering
17 29 (7.20%) Responsive Web Design
18 28 (6.95%) E-Commerce
19 24 (5.96%) OO
Programming Languages
1 352 (87.34%) C#
2 226 (56.08%) JavaScript
3 140 (34.74%) SQL
4 58 (14.39%) T-SQL
5 44 (10.92%) TypeScript
6 16 (3.97%) PowerShell
7 8 (1.99%) VB.NET
8 7 (1.74%) XAML
9 5 (1.24%) Java
9 5 (1.24%) VB
10 4 (0.99%) VBA
11 3 (0.74%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.74%) VB6
12 2 (0.50%) Go
12 2 (0.50%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.50%) Scala
12 2 (0.50%) X++
13 1 (0.25%) C++
13 1 (0.25%) Python
13 1 (0.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (2.73%) Security Cleared
2 10 (2.48%) Degree
3 3 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
3 3 (0.74%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.50%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.25%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.25%) MBA
5 1 (0.25%) MCP
5 1 (0.25%) MCSD
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.21%) WCAG
2 13 (3.23%) QA
3 2 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 42 (10.42%) Docker
2 2 (0.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 30 (7.44%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.24%) MIIS
3 2 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 105 (26.05%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.21%) Sitecore
3 17 (4.22%) Xamarin
4 12 (2.98%) Oracle
5 6 (1.49%) Google
6 3 (0.74%) Sybase
7 2 (0.50%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.50%) Cognos
7 2 (0.50%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.50%) SAP
8 1 (0.25%) F5
8 1 (0.25%) Facebook
8 1 (0.25%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.25%) Mapbox
8 1 (0.25%) Nintex
8 1 (0.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.25%) Telerik
8 1 (0.25%) VMware
8 1 (0.25%) YouTube