The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ASP.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ASP.NET over the 3 months to 23 May 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
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 82 53
Rank change year-on-year +5 -29  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 1293 1430 1854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.88% 2.67% 3.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.99% 9.55% 12.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 935 1084 1297
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £343 £325
% change year-on-year +2.18% +5.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 16
Median hourly rate £28.91 £22.54 £22.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.26% +0.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.41 £9.00 £15.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £190.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £20.49 £35.00
% change year-on-year +119.59% -41.45%  

ASP.NET is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14390 14975 14859
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.10% 28.01% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9880 10569 9745
Median daily rate £425 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +2.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 179 206
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £11.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £47.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +21.42% -6.66%  

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ASP.NET as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in the UK

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ASP.NET.

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in the UK

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in the UK

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in the UK

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ASP.NET in the UK

ASP.NET
Top 30 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 within the UK over the 3 months to 23 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England 0 1164 £375 +2.73% 1076
London -14 441 £450 +9.09% 284
South East -5 208 £375 +0.53% 209
South West +18 114 £350 +7.69% 80
Yorkshire +39 109 £337 +3.69% 88
City of London +3 108 £438 +2.94% 56
North West +23 93 £325 -3.70% 133
West Yorkshire +39 78 £339 +4.30% 53
Leeds +36 74 £335 +2.92% 38
Scotland +44 72 £363 - 28
East of England +4 67 £360 +2.85% 112
Manchester +20 56 £338 - 71
East Midlands -9 55 £300 +4.34% 72
Hampshire +25 52 £325 -13.33% 48
West Midlands -19 47 £325 -7.14% 83
Bristol +8 39 £410 +21.48% 27
Edinburgh +36 36 £550 +46.66% 12
Glasgow +1 33 £350 -3.44% 10
Surrey -5 28 £381 -4.68% 30
Hertfordshire +23 27 £360 -5.57% 37
Wiltshire +4 27 £375 +11.11% 8
Wales +16 26 £370 +13.84% 18
Oxfordshire +22 25 £350 +7.69% 27
Leicestershire -2 25 £300 +11.11% 19
Kent +3 24 £350 +3.70% 17
Berkshire -4 24 £425 +13.33% 25
North East +36 23 £350 +8.52% 13
Oxford +21 22 £350 +16.66% 12
South Wales +17 21 £373 +14.61% 10
East Sussex -3 20 £350 -5.40% 15

For the 6 months to 23 May 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET 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.

1 2590 (99.73%) .NET
2 2252 (86.72%) C#
3 1759 (67.73%) MVC
4 1443 (55.56%) JavaScript
5 1355 (52.18%) SQL Server
6 1184 (45.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1113 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
8 1071 (41.24%) HTML
9 978 (37.66%) CSS
10 941 (36.23%) SQL
11 767 (29.53%) AngularJS
12 757 (29.15%) ASP.NET Web API
13 705 (27.15%) Microsoft
14 668 (25.72%) jQuery
15 619 (23.84%) TDD
16 607 (23.37%) .NET Framework
17 427 (16.44%) Scrum
18 421 (16.21%) Web Services
19 409 (15.75%) HTML5
20 404 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
21 396 (15.25%) Team Foundation Server
22 395 (15.21%) Entity Framework
23 389 (14.98%) Finance
24 355 (13.67%) Web Development
25 346 (13.32%) WCF
26 298 (11.47%) Visual Studio
27 289 (11.13%) T-SQL
28 278 (10.70%) BDD
29 271 (10.44%) Greenfield Project
30 258 (9.93%) Git (software)

ASP.NET
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
1 228 (8.78%) CMS
2 153 (5.89%) SharePoint
3 135 (5.20%) IIS
4 119 (4.58%) Umbraco
5 96 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
6 81 (3.12%) EPiServer
7 66 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
8 40 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 35 (1.35%) NServiceBus
10 29 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
11 17 (0.65%) WebSphere
12 12 (0.46%) Apache Solr
13 11 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
13 11 (0.42%) Confluence
13 11 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 9 (0.35%) DNN
15 8 (0.31%) Drupal
16 7 (0.27%) Sitefinity
16 7 (0.27%) WordPress
17 6 (0.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 30 (1.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (0.54%) InfoPath
4 10 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.077%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.039%) EngageOne
8 1 (0.039%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 134 (5.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 12 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.23%) Workday HCM
5 4 (0.15%) Magento
6 3 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.077%) Bloomberg AIM
7 2 (0.077%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.077%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.077%) Sage 50
7 2 (0.077%) SimCorp Dimension
7 2 (0.077%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.077%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.039%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.039%) Endur
8 1 (0.039%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.039%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.039%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.039%) SessionCam
8 1 (0.039%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 404 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 155 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (1.46%) GitHub
4 31 (1.19%) SaaS
5 29 (1.12%) Amazon EC2
6 23 (0.89%) PaaS
7 22 (0.85%) Office 365
8 13 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
8 13 (0.50%) IaaS
9 12 (0.46%) Amazon S3
10 9 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
10 9 (0.35%) Google Analytics
11 8 (0.31%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (0.31%) Dynamics 365
12 6 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.19%) Trello
14 4 (0.15%) Route 53
14 4 (0.15%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 40 (1.54%) Internet
2 39 (1.50%) Intranet
3 25 (0.96%) HTTP
4 16 (0.62%) AMQP
5 14 (0.54%) Firewall
6 13 (0.50%) Extranet
7 11 (0.42%) DNS
8 9 (0.35%) TCP/IP
9 7 (0.27%) Kerberos
10 6 (0.23%) NetScaler
10 6 (0.23%) SSL
11 5 (0.19%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (0.19%) Network Security
12 4 (0.15%) FTP
12 4 (0.15%) Skype
13 3 (0.12%) IP Telephony
13 3 (0.12%) SAN
13 3 (0.12%) SMTP
13 3 (0.12%) VoIP
14 2 (0.077%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1355 (52.18%) SQL Server
2 205 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 168 (6.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 137 (5.28%) NoSQL
5 124 (4.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 117 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 99 (3.81%) MongoDB
8 81 (3.12%) Relational Database
9 63 (2.43%) SQL Server 2014
10 48 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
11 45 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 39 (1.50%) RDBMS
13 38 (1.46%) Azure SQL Database
13 38 (1.46%) MySQL
13 38 (1.46%) Oracle Database
14 32 (1.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 27 (1.04%) Hadoop
16 25 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
17 21 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
18 18 (0.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 396 (15.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 298 (11.47%) Visual Studio
3 258 (9.93%) Git (software)
4 120 (4.62%) TeamCity
5 106 (4.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 78 (3.00%) NUnit
7 74 (2.85%) Subversion
8 70 (2.70%) Selenium
9 62 (2.39%) JIRA
10 55 (2.12%) Moq
11 54 (2.08%) SpecFlow
12 48 (1.85%) gulp
13 43 (1.66%) MSBuild
14 42 (1.62%) Visual Studio Team System
15 37 (1.42%) Jenkins
15 37 (1.42%) MSTest
16 36 (1.39%) ReSharper
17 34 (1.31%) Cucumber
18 28 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 24 (0.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 389 (14.98%) Finance
2 109 (4.20%) Banking
3 87 (3.35%) Marketing
4 80 (3.08%) Advertising
4 80 (3.08%) Retail
5 40 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 35 (1.35%) Telecoms
7 34 (1.31%) Front Office
8 32 (1.23%) Electronics
9 23 (0.89%) Back Office
10 19 (0.73%) Financial Institution
11 16 (0.62%) Automotive
12 15 (0.58%) Investment Banking
13 14 (0.54%) Publishing
14 7 (0.27%) Legal
15 6 (0.23%) Billing
15 6 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.19%) Games
17 4 (0.15%) Law
18 3 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2220 (85.48%) Developer
2 1429 (55.03%) .NET Developer
3 818 (31.50%) C# Developer
4 595 (22.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 511 (19.68%) ASP.NET Developer
6 363 (13.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 284 (10.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 203 (7.82%) Senior Developer
9 191 (7.35%) SQL Developer
10 187 (7.20%) Full Stack Developer
11 160 (6.16%) Angular Developer
12 136 (5.24%) Software Developer
13 126 (4.85%) Senior .NET Developer
14 123 (4.74%) Web Developer
15 120 (4.62%) Sitecore Developer
16 105 (4.04%) JavaScript Developer
17 77 (2.96%) C# Software Developer
17 77 (2.96%) CRM Developer
18 76 (2.93%) Senior C# Developer
19 73 (2.81%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2590 (99.73%) .NET
2 1184 (45.59%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1071 (41.24%) HTML
4 978 (37.66%) CSS
5 767 (29.53%) AngularJS
6 757 (29.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 668 (25.72%) jQuery
8 607 (23.37%) .NET Framework
9 421 (16.21%) Web Services
10 409 (15.75%) HTML5
11 395 (15.21%) Entity Framework
12 346 (13.32%) WCF
13 234 (9.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 218 (8.39%) Ajax
15 210 (8.09%) XML
16 201 (7.74%) CSS3
17 195 (7.51%) REST
18 192 (7.39%) WPF
19 175 (6.74%) React
20 157 (6.05%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 271 (10.44%) Greenfield Project
2 99 (3.81%) User Experience
3 90 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
4 65 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 50 (1.93%) Fintech
6 36 (1.39%) N-Tier
7 35 (1.35%) Public Cloud
7 35 (1.35%) W3C
8 34 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
9 32 (1.23%) Computer Science
10 31 (1.19%) Client/Server
11 23 (0.89%) Hedge funds
12 21 (0.81%) Blog
13 20 (0.77%) NHS
14 15 (0.58%) iPad
14 15 (0.58%) Virtual Team
15 13 (0.50%) Management Information System
16 12 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 12 (0.46%) Linux Command Line
17 10 (0.39%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 226 (8.70%) Windows
2 52 (2.00%) Windows Server
3 46 (1.77%) Linux
4 23 (0.89%) Android
5 22 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 19 (0.73%) Unix
6 19 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (0.19%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.12%) CentOS
11 2 (0.077%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.039%) Solaris
12 1 (0.039%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.039%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.039%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.039%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1759 (67.73%) MVC
2 1113 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 619 (23.84%) TDD
4 427 (16.44%) Scrum
5 355 (13.67%) Web Development
6 278 (10.70%) BDD
7 232 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
7 232 (8.93%) Unit Testing
8 197 (7.59%) Test Automation
9 190 (7.32%) SOLID
10 188 (7.24%) DevOps
11 174 (6.70%) OO
12 173 (6.66%) CRM
13 160 (6.16%) E-Commerce
14 147 (5.66%) Microservices
15 146 (5.62%) Software Engineering
16 113 (4.35%) SDLC
17 111 (4.27%) Front End Development
18 107 (4.12%) Kanban
19 105 (4.04%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2252 (86.72%) C#
2 1443 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 941 (36.23%) SQL
4 289 (11.13%) T-SQL
5 198 (7.62%) VB.NET
6 102 (3.93%) TypeScript
7 94 (3.62%) Java
8 80 (3.08%) PowerShell
9 68 (2.62%) VB
10 53 (2.04%) Ruby
11 43 (1.66%) Scala
12 38 (1.46%) PL/SQL
13 30 (1.16%) C++
14 25 (0.96%) VB6
15 24 (0.92%) PHP
15 24 (0.92%) Python
16 23 (0.89%) VBScript
17 19 (0.73%) C
18 15 (0.58%) VBA
19 12 (0.46%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 78 (3.00%) Degree
2 68 (2.62%) Security Cleared
3 38 (1.46%) SC Cleared
4 34 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.39%) HNC
6 8 (0.31%) ISTQB
7 7 (0.27%) MCTS
8 6 (0.23%) MCP
8 6 (0.23%) MCSE
8 6 (0.23%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.23%) PMP
9 5 (0.19%) ISEB
9 5 (0.19%) MCITP
10 4 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.15%) HND
10 4 (0.15%) MCPD
10 4 (0.15%) MCSD
11 3 (0.12%) CHECK Team Member
11 3 (0.12%) CREST Certified
11 3 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (3.50%) QA
2 12 (0.46%) PCI DSS
3 8 (0.31%) WCAG
4 7 (0.27%) SLA
5 3 (0.12%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.077%) COBIT
6 2 (0.077%) GAAP
6 2 (0.077%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.077%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.039%) Basel III
System Software
1 34 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 29 (1.12%) Docker
3 13 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.39%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.19%) Snort
5 5 (0.19%) vSphere
6 4 (0.15%) XenApp
7 3 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.12%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.077%) UAG
9 1 (0.039%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.039%) Shibboleth
9 1 (0.039%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.039%) Xen
9 1 (0.039%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (0.42%) Kibana
3 11 (0.42%) Puppet
4 10 (0.39%) Ansible
5 4 (0.15%) SCOM
6 2 (0.077%) HP Fortify
6 2 (0.077%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.077%) Salt
6 2 (0.077%) Terraform
7 1 (0.039%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.039%) Consul
7 1 (0.039%) Control-M
7 1 (0.039%) Kubernetes
7 1 (0.039%) Marathon
7 1 (0.039%) Mesos
7 1 (0.039%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.039%) SCCM
7 1 (0.039%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.039%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 705 (27.15%) Microsoft
2 177 (6.82%) Sitecore
3 147 (5.66%) Oracle
4 41 (1.58%) SAP
5 33 (1.27%) Google
6 32 (1.23%) Xamarin
7 23 (0.89%) Telerik
8 19 (0.73%) Adobe
9 18 (0.69%) Apple
10 17 (0.65%) IBM
10 17 (0.65%) VMware
11 15 (0.58%) Infragistics
12 12 (0.46%) Nintex
13 11 (0.42%) HP
13 11 (0.42%) Siebel
14 10 (0.39%) Twitter
15 9 (0.35%) DevExpress
16 7 (0.27%) Atlassian
17 6 (0.23%) Sencha
17 6 (0.23%) SOASTA, Inc
Twickenham, Middlesex
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 6 Months
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Roc Search
Posted: 1 hour ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 29 minutes ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Pimlico Banks Recruitment
Rate: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + superb benefits!
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
La Fosse Associates
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Rate: £275 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £500 to £550 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Difrent
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Reed Technology
Rate: 25 days holiday + bank holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £320 - £340 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
ESA Group
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Avion Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Llanelli, Dyfed
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £330 - £370 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £275 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago