Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 201 169
Rank change year-on-year -5 -32 +3
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET MVC 1,291 1,272 1,615
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.29% 1.31% 1.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.01% 4.18% 5.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,052 1,003 1,211
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £286 £275
90th Percentile £550 £525 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 10
UK median hourly rate £48.75 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% - -
10th Percentile £46.25 £11.75 £33.31
90th Percentile £52.50 £46.60 £63.92
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.75 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +30.00% - -

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 32,164 30,464 31,306
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.09% 31.44% 28.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,939 20,984 21,607
UK median daily rate £460 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £278
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.85% +4.73% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 344 584
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £18.50 £15.08 £15.10
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.00 £55.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +7.14%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -16 1,200 £400 +6.67% 891
UK excluding London -22 724 £363 +3.57% 712
London +9 559 £470 +10.59% 227
South East +12 206 £350 - 221
North of England +8 166 £350 - 186
Midlands -24 124 £388 +9.15% 102
South West -17 110 £350 - 72
North West -11 88 £370 +5.71% 85
West Midlands -30 80 £400 +10.34% 53
Yorkshire +20 77 £340 +4.62% 87
Scotland -22 49 £375 +5.26% 26
East Midlands -12 41 £370 +5.71% 49
East of England -16 35 £350 - 83
Wales +23 31 £375 +98.41% 20
Northern Ireland -32 3 £275 -32.93%
North East +34 1 - - 14
Isle of Man - 1 £400 - 2

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET MVC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ASP.NET MVC.

1 1,291 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1,291 (100.00%) MVC
2 1,290 (99.92%) .NET
3 1,193 (92.41%) C#
4 785 (60.81%) SQL Server
5 728 (56.39%) Agile Software Development
6 713 (55.23%) JavaScript
7 596 (46.17%) ASP.NET Web API
8 516 (39.97%) HTML
9 509 (39.43%) SQL
10 492 (38.11%) TDD
11 488 (37.80%) CSS
12 481 (37.26%) AngularJS
13 430 (33.31%) .NET Framework
14 401 (31.06%) Microsoft
15 346 (26.80%) Scrum
16 337 (26.10%) Microsoft Azure
17 333 (25.79%) jQuery
18 288 (22.31%) Entity Framework
19 266 (20.60%) WCF
20 256 (19.83%) Web Services
21 246 (19.05%) Finance
22 239 (18.51%) Continuous Integration
23 237 (18.36%) Web Development
24 221 (17.12%) BDD
25 189 (14.64%) Git (software)
26 186 (14.41%) HTML5
27 179 (13.87%) Team Foundation Server
27 179 (13.87%) Unit Testing
28 158 (12.24%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 81 (6.27%) Elasticsearch
2 78 (6.04%) CMS
3 53 (4.11%) IIS
4 36 (2.79%) Umbraco
5 32 (2.48%) Sitecore CMS
6 27 (2.09%) SharePoint
7 17 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
8 14 (1.08%) NServiceBus
9 13 (1.01%) Kentico
10 8 (0.62%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.46%) EPiServer
12 5 (0.39%) Hyperledger
13 4 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.23%) Confluence
14 3 (0.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 2 (0.15%) Ethereum
15 2 (0.15%) MS Exchange
15 2 (0.15%) Orchard CMS
15 2 (0.15%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 9 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.46%) InfoPath
4 5 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (0.23%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.077%) InDesign
6 1 (0.077%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.077%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 21 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.15%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.077%) Endur
3 1 (0.077%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.077%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 337 (26.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 137 (10.61%) Amazon AWS
3 49 (3.80%) GitHub
4 22 (1.70%) PaaS
5 19 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (1.39%) IaaS
7 16 (1.24%) Office 365
8 14 (1.08%) Serverless
9 9 (0.70%) SaaS
10 8 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
10 8 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
10 8 (0.62%) Google Analytics
11 6 (0.46%) npm
12 4 (0.31%) Google Tag Manager
13 3 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
15 1 (0.077%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.70%) Internet
1 9 (0.70%) Intranet
2 8 (0.62%) HTTP
3 4 (0.31%) DNS
3 4 (0.31%) IMAP
3 4 (0.31%) SMTP
4 3 (0.23%) FTP
5 2 (0.15%) Broadband
5 2 (0.15%) SMS
5 2 (0.15%) SSL
5 2 (0.15%) WEP
6 1 (0.077%) CTI
6 1 (0.077%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.077%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 785 (60.81%) SQL Server
2 90 (6.97%) SQL Server 2008
3 88 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 85 (6.58%) NoSQL
5 74 (5.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 65 (5.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 62 (4.80%) MongoDB
7 62 (4.80%) Relational Database
8 37 (2.87%) SQL Server 2016
9 27 (2.09%) RDBMS
10 24 (1.86%) SQL Server 2014
11 23 (1.78%) Oracle Database
11 23 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
12 18 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
13 16 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 16 (1.24%) MySQL
14 14 (1.08%) Cosmos DB
14 14 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
15 11 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 189 (14.64%) Git (software)
2 179 (13.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 155 (12.01%) Visual Studio
4 134 (10.38%) NUnit
5 96 (7.44%) Octopus Deploy
6 87 (6.74%) TeamCity
7 63 (4.88%) MSTest
8 47 (3.64%) Moq
9 41 (3.18%) Visual Studio Team System
10 39 (3.02%) Selenium
11 35 (2.71%) ReSharper
12 34 (2.63%) JIRA
13 32 (2.48%) Jenkins
13 32 (2.48%) Subversion
14 24 (1.86%) SpecFlow
15 19 (1.47%) MSBuild
16 14 (1.08%) Jasmine
17 13 (1.01%) Rhino Mocks
17 13 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 11 (0.85%) Bitbucket
General
1 246 (19.05%) Finance
2 102 (7.90%) Banking
3 51 (3.95%) Retail
4 38 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 37 (2.87%) Marketing
6 29 (2.25%) Investment Banking
7 22 (1.70%) Advertising
8 18 (1.39%) Telecoms
9 17 (1.32%) Front Office
10 16 (1.24%) Manufacturing
11 14 (1.08%) Back Office
12 13 (1.01%) Law
13 12 (0.93%) Electronics
14 11 (0.85%) Games
14 11 (0.85%) Legal
15 6 (0.46%) Private Banking
16 2 (0.15%) Corporate Banking
16 2 (0.15%) Music Industry
17 1 (0.077%) French Language
17 1 (0.077%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 1,181 (91.48%) Developer
2 847 (65.61%) .NET Developer
3 567 (43.92%) C# Developer
4 428 (33.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 294 (22.77%) ASP.NET Developer
6 279 (21.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 240 (18.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 165 (12.78%) Full Stack Developer
9 131 (10.15%) SQL Developer
10 123 (9.53%) Senior Developer
11 89 (6.89%) Angular Developer
12 86 (6.66%) Senior .NET Developer
12 86 (6.66%) Web Developer
13 66 (5.11%) Software Developer
14 58 (4.49%) JavaScript Developer
15 50 (3.87%) .NET Web Developer
15 50 (3.87%) Senior C# Developer
16 47 (3.64%) Agile Developer
17 45 (3.49%) Azure Developer
18 43 (3.33%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,291 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1,290 (99.92%) .NET
3 596 (46.17%) ASP.NET Web API
4 516 (39.97%) HTML
5 488 (37.80%) CSS
6 481 (37.26%) AngularJS
7 430 (33.31%) .NET Framework
8 333 (25.79%) jQuery
9 288 (22.31%) Entity Framework
10 266 (20.60%) WCF
11 256 (19.83%) Web Services
12 186 (14.41%) HTML5
13 158 (12.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 150 (11.62%) REST
15 131 (10.15%) KnockoutJS
16 130 (10.07%) RESTful
17 116 (8.99%) CSS3
18 102 (7.90%) React
19 95 (7.36%) LINQ
20 94 (7.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 113 (8.75%) Greenfield Project
2 75 (5.81%) N-Tier
3 61 (4.73%) Enterprise Software
4 60 (4.65%) User Experience
5 48 (3.72%) Fintech
6 41 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
7 37 (2.87%) Mobile App
8 33 (2.56%) Blog
9 29 (2.25%) Public Cloud
10 25 (1.94%) Computer Science
11 24 (1.86%) Client/Server
11 24 (1.86%) Fixed Income
12 16 (1.24%) Hedge funds
12 16 (1.24%) W3C
13 12 (0.93%) Equities
14 10 (0.77%) Algorithms
15 6 (0.46%) Derivative
15 6 (0.46%) NHS
15 6 (0.46%) Tandem
16 5 (0.39%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 106 (8.21%) Windows
2 27 (2.09%) Apple iOS
3 26 (2.01%) Windows Server
4 17 (1.32%) Android
5 14 (1.08%) Unix
6 10 (0.77%) Linux
7 7 (0.54%) Nucleus RTOS
8 6 (0.46%) Windows Mobile
9 4 (0.31%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.077%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,291 (100.00%) MVC
2 728 (56.39%) Agile Software Development
3 492 (38.11%) TDD
4 346 (26.80%) Scrum
5 239 (18.51%) Continuous Integration
6 237 (18.36%) Web Development
7 221 (17.12%) BDD
8 179 (13.87%) Unit Testing
9 156 (12.08%) SOLID
10 136 (10.53%) Microservices
11 120 (9.30%) E-Commerce
12 100 (7.75%) OOP
13 94 (7.28%) OO
14 91 (7.05%) Front End Development
15 89 (6.89%) Kanban
16 83 (6.43%) Software Engineering
17 77 (5.96%) Test Automation
18 75 (5.81%) DevOps
19 72 (5.58%) SOA
20 71 (5.50%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 1,193 (92.41%) C#
2 713 (55.23%) JavaScript
3 509 (39.43%) SQL
4 144 (11.15%) T-SQL
5 77 (5.96%) TypeScript
6 52 (4.03%) VB.NET
7 23 (1.78%) C
7 23 (1.78%) PowerShell
8 14 (1.08%) Java
9 12 (0.93%) PL/SQL
10 9 (0.70%) F#
10 9 (0.70%) Ruby
10 9 (0.70%) VB
11 8 (0.62%) C++
11 8 (0.62%) PHP
12 7 (0.54%) ES6
13 6 (0.46%) VB6
13 6 (0.46%) XAML
14 4 (0.31%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 47 (3.64%) Degree
2 18 (1.39%) Security Cleared
3 16 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (0.77%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (0.62%) MCSD
7 7 (0.54%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.39%) MCP
9 4 (0.31%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.31%) MCPD
10 3 (0.23%) MCAD
10 3 (0.23%) MCTS
11 1 (0.077%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.077%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.077%) HND
11 1 (0.077%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.56%) QA
2 8 (0.62%) MiFID
3 7 (0.54%) WCAG
4 6 (0.46%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.077%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.077%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.077%) PMO
6 1 (0.077%) PSD2
6 1 (0.077%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (1.63%) Docker
2 12 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
3 6 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.23%) Puppet
3 2 (0.15%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.077%) Ansible
4 1 (0.077%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 1 (0.077%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 401 (31.06%) Microsoft
2 114 (8.83%) Oracle
3 58 (4.49%) Sitecore
4 27 (2.09%) Xamarin
5 16 (1.24%) SAP
6 12 (0.93%) Capita
7 10 (0.77%) Telerik
8 8 (0.62%) DevExpress
8 8 (0.62%) Google
9 7 (0.54%) IBM
10 6 (0.46%) Atlassian
10 6 (0.46%) VMware
11 5 (0.39%) Sybase
11 5 (0.39%) Twitter
12 3 (0.23%) Facebook
13 2 (0.15%) Cognos
13 2 (0.15%) Tableau
14 1 (0.077%) Adobe
14 1 (0.077%) Lotus
14 1 (0.077%) Salesforce.com