Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 210 198
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12 -25
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET MVC 1,421 1,276 1,440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.37% 1.27% 1.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.94% 3.94% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,159 1,011 1,111
UK median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £300
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 14
UK median hourly rate £32.00 £45.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.89% +4.65% +14.67%
10th Percentile £19.40 £26.63 £22.01
90th Percentile £46.38 £52.13 £195.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +13.33%

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 36,035 32,354 32,070
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 34.83% 32.29% 30.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,391 22,723 22,288
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £296
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 316 369 377
UK median hourly rate £41.57 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.93% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £15.94 £18.40 £13.50
90th Percentile £59.38 £52.50 £50.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.40 £36.00
% change year-on-year +2.10% +12.23% -4.00%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 23 October 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 +1 1,291 £424 +5.94% 956
UK excluding London +13 881 £375 +7.14% 786
London -12 517 £500 +11.11% 225
South East +43 279 £400 +10.34% 226
North of England +13 206 £375 +5.63% 244
Midlands +2 142 £375 +11.11% 128
Yorkshire +33 126 £375 +7.14% 95
West Midlands +12 101 £413 +26.92% 68
South West -50 94 £384 +9.64% 70
Scotland +7 62 £375 +7.14% 29
East of England +15 52 £400 -0.93% 63
North West -43 49 £375 - 123
East Midlands -9 41 £340 -2.86% 60
North East +23 31 £381 +1.68% 26
Wales -17 31 £375 +3.45% 15
Northern Ireland +48 14 £460 +36.30% 10
Channel Islands - 3 - - 1

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 1,421 (100.00%) MVC
2 1,420 (99.93%) .NET
3 1,419 (99.86%) ASP.NET
4 1,260 (88.67%) C#
5 832 (58.55%) JavaScript
6 755 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
7 715 (50.32%) SQL Server
8 581 (40.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 570 (40.11%) HTML
10 555 (39.06%) SQL
11 543 (38.21%) AngularJS
12 539 (37.93%) CSS
13 501 (35.26%) Microsoft Azure
14 457 (32.16%) Microsoft
15 430 (30.26%) .NET Framework
16 412 (28.99%) TDD
17 367 (25.83%) jQuery
18 293 (20.62%) WCF
19 292 (20.55%) Scrum
20 288 (20.27%) Entity Framework
21 227 (15.97%) Git (software)
21 227 (15.97%) Finance
22 222 (15.62%) HTML5
23 213 (14.99%) Web Services
24 203 (14.29%) BDD
25 191 (13.44%) Web Development
26 184 (12.95%) React
27 181 (12.74%) Visual Studio
28 180 (12.67%) REST
28 180 (12.67%) Microservices

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 78 (5.49%) CMS
2 65 (4.57%) SharePoint
3 57 (4.01%) IIS
4 56 (3.94%) Umbraco
5 29 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
6 22 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
7 19 (1.34%) EPiServer
8 17 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
9 15 (1.06%) NServiceBus
10 10 (0.70%) Apache Solr
10 10 (0.70%) Confluence
10 10 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.42%) Drupal
11 6 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (0.35%) Oracle Service Bus
13 4 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.21%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.070%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 1 (0.070%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.070%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 6 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.070%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 31 (2.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.14%) Endur
2 2 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.14%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.14%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.070%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.070%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.070%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.070%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 501 (35.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 155 (10.91%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (2.18%) Office 365
4 29 (2.04%) npm
5 26 (1.83%) GitHub
6 19 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 18 (1.27%) SaaS
8 16 (1.13%) Serverless
9 15 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
10 7 (0.49%) PaaS
11 6 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (0.42%) Azure Functions
12 5 (0.35%) IaaS
13 4 (0.28%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (0.28%) Google Analytics
13 4 (0.28%) OneDrive
14 3 (0.21%) Dropbox
14 3 (0.21%) G Suite
14 3 (0.21%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 48 (3.38%) HTTP
2 19 (1.34%) Internet
3 13 (0.91%) DNS
4 10 (0.70%) IMAP
4 10 (0.70%) SMTP
5 8 (0.56%) HTTPS
5 8 (0.56%) SSL
6 3 (0.21%) AMQP
6 3 (0.21%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.14%) FTP
7 2 (0.14%) Intranet
7 2 (0.14%) Skype
7 2 (0.14%) WEP
7 2 (0.14%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.070%) Broadband
8 1 (0.070%) Firewall
8 1 (0.070%) MQTT
8 1 (0.070%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 715 (50.32%) SQL Server
2 120 (8.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 112 (7.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 91 (6.40%) Relational Database
5 59 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 47 (3.31%) NoSQL
7 43 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 42 (2.96%) MongoDB
9 40 (2.81%) RDBMS
10 37 (2.60%) Azure SQL Database
11 36 (2.53%) Redis
12 32 (2.25%) SQL Server 2016
13 26 (1.83%) MySQL
14 23 (1.62%) SQL Server 2014
15 20 (1.41%) Oracle Database
15 20 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
16 18 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
17 14 (0.99%) Power BI
18 11 (0.77%) Neo4j
19 10 (0.70%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 227 (15.97%) Git (software)
2 181 (12.74%) Visual Studio
3 150 (10.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 107 (7.53%) Octopus Deploy
5 91 (6.40%) NUnit
6 79 (5.56%) Selenium
6 79 (5.56%) TeamCity
7 77 (5.42%) Visual Studio Team System
8 47 (3.31%) MSTest
9 43 (3.03%) Jenkins
9 43 (3.03%) JIRA
10 37 (2.60%) SpecFlow
11 33 (2.32%) webpack
12 29 (2.04%) gulp
12 29 (2.04%) Moq
13 22 (1.55%) Grunt
14 21 (1.48%) WebDriver
15 20 (1.41%) ReSharper
15 20 (1.41%) Subversion
16 17 (1.20%) Jasmine
General
1 227 (15.97%) Finance
2 127 (8.94%) Banking
3 36 (2.53%) Financial Institution
4 25 (1.76%) Marketing
5 22 (1.55%) Retail
6 17 (1.20%) Back Office
7 16 (1.13%) Investment Banking
8 11 (0.77%) Advertising
9 10 (0.70%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.70%) Telecoms
10 8 (0.56%) Electronics
10 8 (0.56%) Front Office
10 8 (0.56%) Legal
11 6 (0.42%) Games
12 4 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
12 4 (0.28%) Publishing
13 3 (0.21%) Automotive
13 3 (0.21%) French Language
14 2 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.070%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,303 (91.70%) Developer
2 971 (68.33%) .NET Developer
3 598 (42.08%) C# Developer
4 485 (34.13%) C# .NET Developer
5 368 (25.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 300 (21.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 268 (18.86%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 155 (10.91%) Full Stack Developer
9 126 (8.87%) Senior Developer
10 109 (7.67%) Angular Developer
11 103 (7.25%) Senior .NET Developer
12 100 (7.04%) Azure Developer
13 80 (5.63%) JavaScript Developer
14 65 (4.57%) Software Developer
15 61 (4.29%) SQL Developer
16 58 (4.08%) Web Developer
17 43 (3.03%) .NET Software Developer
18 38 (2.67%) Software Engineer
19 36 (2.53%) Lead Developer
20 35 (2.46%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,420 (99.93%) .NET
2 1,419 (99.86%) ASP.NET
3 581 (40.89%) ASP.NET Web API
4 570 (40.11%) HTML
5 543 (38.21%) AngularJS
6 539 (37.93%) CSS
7 430 (30.26%) .NET Framework
8 367 (25.83%) jQuery
9 293 (20.62%) WCF
10 288 (20.27%) Entity Framework
11 222 (15.62%) HTML5
12 213 (14.99%) Web Services
13 184 (12.95%) React
14 180 (12.67%) .NET Core
14 180 (12.67%) REST
15 142 (9.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 129 (9.08%) CSS3
17 120 (8.44%) RESTful
18 100 (7.04%) KnockoutJS
19 96 (6.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 161 (11.33%) Greenfield Project
2 76 (5.35%) Enterprise Software
3 69 (4.86%) User Experience
4 63 (4.43%) Fintech
5 61 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (3.10%) Self-Motivation
7 39 (2.74%) Computer Science
8 33 (2.32%) Mobile App
9 20 (1.41%) Blog
10 16 (1.13%) Fixed Income
11 10 (0.70%) Hedge funds
12 9 (0.63%) Algorithms
12 9 (0.63%) NHS
13 8 (0.56%) W3C
14 7 (0.49%) Client/Server
15 6 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 6 (0.42%) N-Tier
16 4 (0.28%) Credit Risk
16 4 (0.28%) Hybrid Cloud
16 4 (0.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 121 (8.52%) Windows
2 35 (2.46%) Android
3 31 (2.18%) Apple iOS
4 17 (1.20%) Windows Server
5 12 (0.84%) Linux
6 7 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.28%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.21%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.14%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.070%) MVS
11 1 (0.070%) Unix
11 1 (0.070%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.070%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,421 (100.00%) MVC
2 755 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 412 (28.99%) TDD
4 292 (20.55%) Scrum
5 203 (14.29%) BDD
6 191 (13.44%) Web Development
7 180 (12.67%) Microservices
8 179 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
9 177 (12.46%) SOLID
10 172 (12.10%) Problem-Solving
11 166 (11.68%) Unit Testing
12 117 (8.23%) E-Commerce
12 117 (8.23%) OO
13 108 (7.60%) Software Engineering
14 105 (7.39%) Test Automation
15 98 (6.90%) SDLC
16 95 (6.69%) Kanban
17 86 (6.05%) DevOps
18 83 (5.84%) Mentoring
19 75 (5.28%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1,260 (88.67%) C#
2 832 (58.55%) JavaScript
3 555 (39.06%) SQL
4 118 (8.30%) TypeScript
5 116 (8.16%) T-SQL
6 55 (3.87%) PowerShell
7 35 (2.46%) VB.NET
8 21 (1.48%) Java
9 19 (1.34%) PHP
10 17 (1.20%) Python
11 16 (1.13%) XAML
12 14 (0.99%) C
13 12 (0.84%) VB
14 9 (0.63%) Scala
15 7 (0.49%) Objective-C
15 7 (0.49%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.42%) Apple Swift
16 6 (0.42%) Ruby
17 5 (0.35%) ES6
17 5 (0.35%) F#
Qualifications
1 44 (3.10%) Degree
2 17 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (0.84%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (0.49%) Master's Degree
6 6 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.14%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.14%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.070%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (1.34%) QA
2 7 (0.49%) WCAG
3 1 (0.070%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.070%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.070%) GMP
3 1 (0.070%) PMO
System Software
1 58 (4.08%) Docker
2 8 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 27 (1.90%) Kubernetes
2 7 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (0.49%) Puppet
3 6 (0.42%) Kibana
3 6 (0.42%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.28%) Ansible
4 4 (0.28%) Grafana
5 3 (0.21%) CA Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.21%) CASB
5 3 (0.21%) Graphite
6 1 (0.070%) PingFederate
6 1 (0.070%) Terraform
Vendors
1 457 (32.16%) Microsoft
2 65 (4.57%) Oracle
3 50 (3.52%) Sitecore
4 36 (2.53%) Xamarin
5 23 (1.62%) Google
6 13 (0.91%) SAP
7 11 (0.77%) Rackspace
7 11 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (0.49%) Telerik
9 6 (0.42%) Sybase
10 4 (0.28%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.28%) Facebook
11 3 (0.21%) MobileIron
11 3 (0.21%) Sage
12 2 (0.14%) Ariba
12 2 (0.14%) LexisNexis
12 2 (0.14%) Northgate
12 2 (0.14%) Oneserve
12 2 (0.14%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
12 2 (0.14%) Tableau