Period
to 23 October 2017

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 2017 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 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 207 193 171
Rank change year-on-year -14 -22 -10
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET MVC 1276 1440 1636
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.27% 1.37% 1.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.97% 4.54% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 1111 1220
UK median daily rate £390 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +3.45% +1.68%
10th Percentile £310 £300 £275
90th Percentile £525 £538 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year - +4.48% +2.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 10
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +14.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26.63 £22.01 £32.19
90th Percentile £52.13 £195.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%

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 32130 31687 31900
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 32.07% 30.07% 27.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 22571 22049 21755
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £313 £299 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 368 369 528
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £18.35 £13.50 £14.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.10 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.75 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +13.19% -4.00% +10.74%

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 2017.

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 2017.

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

ASP.NET MVC
Top 16 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 2017. 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 -7 1207 £400 +6.67% 426
UK excluding London -18 739 £350 - 327
London -4 532 £450 +2.56% 122
South East -28 201 £363 - 100
North of England +29 166 £355 +5.19% 85
South West -5 136 £350 - 38
Midlands +5 125 £338 -4.26% 52
North West -24 82 £375 +7.14% 43
Yorkshire +36 78 £350 +7.69% 36
West Midlands -6 63 £325 -7.80% 26
East Midlands +13 62 £350 -3.45% 26
East of England -32 48 £404 +15.36% 29
Scotland -11 34 £350 +3.70% 9
Wales +25 29 £363 -23.68% 13
North East +69 6 £375 +1.35% 6
Northern Ireland -62 2 £338 -15.09% 1

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, 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 1276 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 1276 (100.00%) MVC
2 1275 (99.92%) .NET
3 1166 (91.38%) C#
4 756 (59.25%) SQL Server
5 736 (57.68%) Agile Software Development
6 729 (57.13%) JavaScript
7 540 (42.32%) ASP.NET Web API
8 537 (42.08%) SQL
9 507 (39.73%) AngularJS
10 495 (38.79%) HTML
11 484 (37.93%) CSS
12 451 (35.34%) TDD
13 440 (34.48%) Microsoft
14 413 (32.37%) .NET Framework
15 365 (28.61%) jQuery
16 326 (25.55%) Scrum
17 286 (22.41%) Entity Framework
18 267 (20.92%) Microsoft Azure
19 253 (19.83%) Web Development
20 245 (19.20%) WCF
21 241 (18.89%) Web Services
22 204 (15.99%) Unit Testing
23 201 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
24 199 (15.60%) Finance
25 185 (14.50%) T-SQL
26 178 (13.95%) HTML5
27 175 (13.71%) Team Foundation Server
28 171 (13.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
29 161 (12.62%) BDD

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 82 (6.43%) CMS
2 79 (6.19%) Elasticsearch
3 57 (4.47%) Umbraco
4 56 (4.39%) IIS
5 33 (2.59%) Sitecore CMS
6 24 (1.88%) SharePoint
7 21 (1.65%) NServiceBus
8 12 (0.94%) Kentico
9 10 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (0.71%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.31%) Sitefinity
13 3 (0.24%) EPiServer
14 2 (0.16%) Apache
14 2 (0.16%) Confluence
14 2 (0.16%) MS Exchange
14 2 (0.16%) SAS
15 1 (0.078%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (0.47%) InfoPath
3 5 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.078%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.078%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 23 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.24%) Endur
2 3 (0.24%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.16%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.078%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.078%) nopCommerce
4 1 (0.078%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.078%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.078%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.078%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 267 (20.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 118 (9.25%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (2.82%) GitHub
4 18 (1.41%) PaaS
5 14 (1.10%) IaaS
6 13 (1.02%) Office 365
7 12 (0.94%) SaaS
8 10 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
11 6 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
11 6 (0.47%) Serverless
12 5 (0.39%) npm
13 3 (0.24%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (0.24%) Google Analytics
14 1 (0.078%) Akamai
14 1 (0.078%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.078%) Amazon SQS
14 1 (0.078%) Azure Machine Learning
14 1 (0.078%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.02%) Internet
2 12 (0.94%) Intranet
3 9 (0.71%) HTTP
4 4 (0.31%) DNS
5 3 (0.24%) ATM
5 3 (0.24%) IMAP
5 3 (0.24%) SMTP
5 3 (0.24%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.16%) Broadband
6 2 (0.16%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.078%) CTI
7 1 (0.078%) Extranet
7 1 (0.078%) FTP
7 1 (0.078%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.078%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.078%) LDAP
7 1 (0.078%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 756 (59.25%) SQL Server
2 91 (7.13%) NoSQL
3 77 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 72 (5.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 72 (5.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 70 (5.49%) MongoDB
6 67 (5.25%) SQL Server 2012
7 54 (4.23%) Relational Database
8 47 (3.68%) SQL Server 2016
9 34 (2.66%) Oracle Database
10 29 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
11 18 (1.41%) RDBMS
12 17 (1.33%) DocumentDB
13 16 (1.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 16 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
14 14 (1.10%) Hadoop
15 13 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 11 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
17 10 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 175 (13.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 158 (12.38%) Visual Studio
3 157 (12.30%) Git (software)
4 104 (8.15%) NUnit
5 79 (6.19%) Octopus Deploy
5 79 (6.19%) TeamCity
6 69 (5.41%) Selenium
7 63 (4.94%) JIRA
8 49 (3.84%) MSTest
9 43 (3.37%) JIRA Agile
10 42 (3.29%) Moq
11 35 (2.74%) Jenkins
12 31 (2.43%) Subversion
13 30 (2.35%) ReSharper
14 29 (2.27%) Visual Studio Team System
15 24 (1.88%) gulp
16 23 (1.80%) Rhino Mocks
17 18 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
18 15 (1.18%) Jasmine
19 14 (1.10%) MSBuild
General
1 199 (15.60%) Finance
2 74 (5.80%) Banking
3 70 (5.49%) Retail
4 43 (3.37%) Marketing
5 30 (2.35%) Investment Banking
6 28 (2.19%) Manufacturing
7 27 (2.12%) Telecoms
8 22 (1.72%) Advertising
9 20 (1.57%) Electronics
10 15 (1.18%) Financial Institution
11 13 (1.02%) Front Office
11 13 (1.02%) Legal
12 10 (0.78%) Law
13 9 (0.71%) Games
14 7 (0.55%) Back Office
15 6 (0.47%) Private Banking
16 4 (0.31%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.31%) Automotive
17 2 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
18 1 (0.078%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1161 (90.99%) Developer
2 784 (61.44%) .NET Developer
3 502 (39.34%) C# Developer
4 371 (29.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 294 (23.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 266 (20.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 242 (18.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 151 (11.83%) Senior Developer
9 139 (10.89%) Full Stack Developer
10 136 (10.66%) SQL Developer
11 122 (9.56%) Angular Developer
12 102 (7.99%) Senior .NET Developer
13 86 (6.74%) Web Developer
14 72 (5.64%) Software Developer
15 62 (4.86%) Senior C# Developer
16 56 (4.39%) Agile Developer
16 56 (4.39%) JavaScript Developer
17 53 (4.15%) Agile .NET Developer
18 52 (4.08%) .NET Software Developer
19 50 (3.92%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1276 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 1275 (99.92%) .NET
3 540 (42.32%) ASP.NET Web API
4 507 (39.73%) AngularJS
5 495 (38.79%) HTML
6 484 (37.93%) CSS
7 413 (32.37%) .NET Framework
8 365 (28.61%) jQuery
9 286 (22.41%) Entity Framework
10 245 (19.20%) WCF
11 241 (18.89%) Web Services
12 178 (13.95%) HTML5
13 171 (13.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 150 (11.76%) REST
15 130 (10.19%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 129 (10.11%) RESTful
17 112 (8.78%) KnockoutJS
18 110 (8.62%) Node.js
19 109 (8.54%) CSS3
20 108 (8.46%) React
Miscellaneous
1 106 (8.31%) Greenfield Project
2 51 (4.00%) N-Tier
3 43 (3.37%) Mobile App
4 37 (2.90%) User Experience
5 33 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (2.51%) Computer Science
6 32 (2.51%) Enterprise Software
7 28 (2.19%) Fintech
8 21 (1.65%) Fixed Income
9 20 (1.57%) Public Cloud
10 19 (1.49%) Blog
10 19 (1.49%) Client/Server
11 16 (1.25%) Equities
12 13 (1.02%) W3C
13 10 (0.78%) Hedge funds
14 8 (0.63%) NHS
15 6 (0.47%) Derivative
16 5 (0.39%) Digital Media
16 5 (0.39%) Management Information System
17 4 (0.31%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 122 (9.56%) Windows
2 30 (2.35%) Windows Server
3 22 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 16 (1.25%) Linux
5 15 (1.18%) Android
6 12 (0.94%) Unix
7 8 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.078%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1276 (100.00%) MVC
2 736 (57.68%) Agile Software Development
3 451 (35.34%) TDD
4 326 (25.55%) Scrum
5 253 (19.83%) Web Development
6 204 (15.99%) Unit Testing
7 201 (15.75%) Continuous Integration
8 161 (12.62%) BDD
9 119 (9.33%) SOLID
10 116 (9.09%) OO
11 103 (8.07%) Software Engineering
12 97 (7.60%) Microservices
13 88 (6.90%) Kanban
14 85 (6.66%) E-Commerce
14 85 (6.66%) Test Automation
15 83 (6.50%) DevOps
16 82 (6.43%) Front End Development
16 82 (6.43%) Mentoring
17 74 (5.80%) OOP
18 65 (5.09%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 1166 (91.38%) C#
2 729 (57.13%) JavaScript
3 537 (42.08%) SQL
4 185 (14.50%) T-SQL
5 59 (4.62%) TypeScript
6 49 (3.84%) VB.NET
7 24 (1.88%) PowerShell
8 22 (1.72%) VB
9 19 (1.49%) Java
9 19 (1.49%) VB6
10 17 (1.33%) Ruby
11 15 (1.18%) PL/SQL
12 14 (1.10%) ES6
12 14 (1.10%) Scala
13 12 (0.94%) C
14 9 (0.71%) VBScript
14 9 (0.71%) XAML
15 8 (0.63%) F#
16 7 (0.55%) PHP
17 5 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 50 (3.92%) Degree
2 32 (2.51%) Security Cleared
3 16 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (1.02%) SC Cleared
5 8 (0.63%) MCSD
6 5 (0.39%) Master's Degree
7 4 (0.31%) MCPD
8 3 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.24%) MCAD
8 3 (0.24%) MCTS
9 2 (0.16%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.078%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.078%) MCP
10 1 (0.078%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.76%) QA
2 10 (0.78%) MiFID
3 6 (0.47%) WCAG
4 3 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.078%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.078%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.078%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.078%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (1.80%) Docker
2 18 (1.41%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (0.47%) Kubernetes
3 4 (0.31%) Kibana
4 2 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (0.16%) Terraform
5 1 (0.078%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.078%) Consul
5 1 (0.078%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.078%) Puppet
Vendors
1 440 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 109 (8.54%) Oracle
3 72 (5.64%) Sitecore
4 27 (2.12%) SAP
4 27 (2.12%) Xamarin
5 15 (1.18%) DevExpress
6 10 (0.78%) Telerik
7 8 (0.63%) Twitter
8 7 (0.55%) VMware
9 6 (0.47%) Atlassian
10 5 (0.39%) Google
10 5 (0.39%) IBM
11 4 (0.31%) ESRI
12 3 (0.24%) OpenLink
12 3 (0.24%) RedGate
13 2 (0.16%) Cognos
13 2 (0.16%) MicroStrategy
13 2 (0.16%) Nintex
13 2 (0.16%) SimCorp
13 2 (0.16%) Teradata