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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 73 57
Rank change year-on-year -9 -16  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 1290 1555 1865
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.79% 2.89% 3.32%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.70% 10.17% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 968 1136 1352
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year - +7.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 17
Median hourly rate £34.50 £42.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.82% +93.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.82 £20.78 £15.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £190.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £37.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +3.37% +68.18%  

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 14826 15294 15382
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.05% 28.44% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 10246 10766 10266
Median daily rate £426 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.30% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 181 209
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -3.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.80 £17.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -15 1161 £388 +3.33% 991
London -9 480 £450 +5.88% 245
South East -46 165 £375 - 207
South West +14 133 £350 +7.69% 71
City of London +8 115 £450 - 56
Yorkshire +21 92 £330 +1.53% 82
North West -4 82 £335 -4.28% 116
East Midlands -2 72 £315 -3.07% 75
Scotland +35 69 £363 +2.83% 20
East of England -14 68 £360 +2.85% 103
West Yorkshire +14 66 £330 +1.53% 48
Leeds +14 59 £330 +1.53% 35
Bristol +6 48 £410 +21.48% 19
West Midlands -20 47 £308 -5.38% 83
Hampshire -4 46 £325 -13.33% 54
Manchester -10 44 £350 +2.94% 68
Wiltshire +10 40 £350 +7.69% 8
Hertfordshire +25 35 £360 +2.85% 38
Edinburgh +28 34 £600 +69.01% 7
Glasgow -9 32 £350 - 10
Surrey -22 30 £400 +2.56% 32
Swindon -1 29 £338 +3.84% 6
Leicestershire -2 28 £300 +9.09% 21
Wales +13 26 £373 +2.75% 21
Nottinghamshire -4 23 £313 -8.08% 30
South Wales +9 22 £375 +3.44% 10
Berkshire -7 22 £400 +6.66% 16
Nottingham +2 20 £300 -11.43% 26
Cheshire +14 19 £360 -10.05% 24
Oxfordshire +7 19 £400 +14.28% 22

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 2582 (99.85%) .NET
2 2268 (87.70%) C#
3 1761 (68.10%) MVC
4 1455 (56.26%) JavaScript
5 1333 (51.55%) SQL Server
6 1189 (45.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1124 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
8 1098 (42.46%) HTML
9 1023 (39.56%) CSS
10 993 (38.40%) SQL
11 839 (32.44%) AngularJS
12 808 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
13 686 (26.53%) Microsoft
14 681 (26.33%) jQuery
15 641 (24.79%) TDD
16 616 (23.82%) .NET Framework
17 446 (17.25%) Scrum
18 437 (16.90%) HTML5
19 422 (16.32%) Web Services
20 406 (15.70%) Microsoft Azure
21 399 (15.43%) Finance
22 391 (15.12%) Entity Framework
23 371 (14.35%) Team Foundation Server
24 360 (13.92%) Web Development
25 356 (13.77%) WCF
26 308 (11.91%) T-SQL
27 284 (10.98%) Visual Studio
28 268 (10.36%) BDD
29 266 (10.29%) Greenfield Project
30 265 (10.25%) Unit Testing

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
1 243 (9.40%) CMS
2 154 (5.96%) SharePoint
3 121 (4.68%) IIS
4 120 (4.64%) Umbraco
5 100 (3.87%) Sitecore CMS
6 86 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
7 78 (3.02%) EPiServer
8 46 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
9 42 (1.62%) NServiceBus
10 35 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
11 17 (0.66%) WebSphere
12 13 (0.50%) Confluence
13 12 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (0.39%) Apache Solr
14 10 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 9 (0.35%) Apache
15 9 (0.35%) DNN
15 9 (0.35%) Drupal
16 8 (0.31%) JBoss
17 7 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (0.85%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (0.27%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.077%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.077%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.039%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 120 (4.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.23%) Teamcenter
4 5 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 4 (0.15%) Magento
6 3 (0.12%) Endur
6 3 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.077%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.077%) Sage 50
7 2 (0.077%) SimCorp Dimension
7 2 (0.077%) Workday HCM
8 1 (0.039%) Bloomberg AIM
8 1 (0.039%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.039%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.039%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.039%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.039%) SAP BPC
8 1 (0.039%) SessionCam
8 1 (0.039%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 406 (15.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 184 (7.12%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (1.62%) GitHub
4 37 (1.43%) SaaS
5 32 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
6 27 (1.04%) Office 365
7 23 (0.89%) PaaS
8 15 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
9 12 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
9 12 (0.46%) IaaS
10 11 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
11 10 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
12 8 (0.31%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.19%) Akamai
13 5 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.19%) OneDrive
13 5 (0.19%) Trello
13 5 (0.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (1.55%) Internet
2 33 (1.28%) Intranet
3 28 (1.08%) HTTP
4 14 (0.54%) DNS
5 10 (0.39%) Firewall
5 10 (0.39%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.35%) AMQP
7 8 (0.31%) Extranet
8 7 (0.27%) Kerberos
9 5 (0.19%) NetScaler
9 5 (0.19%) SSL
10 4 (0.15%) FTP
10 4 (0.15%) Network Security
11 3 (0.12%) IMAP
11 3 (0.12%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.12%) SAN
11 3 (0.12%) Skype
11 3 (0.12%) SMTP
11 3 (0.12%) VoIP
11 3 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1333 (51.55%) SQL Server
2 199 (7.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 165 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 145 (5.61%) NoSQL
5 120 (4.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 115 (4.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 105 (4.06%) MongoDB
8 72 (2.78%) Relational Database
9 59 (2.28%) SQL Server 2014
10 54 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
11 46 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 42 (1.62%) Oracle Database
13 38 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 35 (1.35%) Hadoop
15 34 (1.31%) RDBMS
16 28 (1.08%) MySQL
17 27 (1.04%) Azure SQL Database
18 24 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
19 21 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
20 20 (0.77%) Redis
Development Applications
1 371 (14.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 284 (10.98%) Visual Studio
3 253 (9.78%) Git (software)
4 129 (4.99%) TeamCity
5 117 (4.52%) Octopus Deploy
6 90 (3.48%) Selenium
7 86 (3.33%) JIRA
8 85 (3.29%) NUnit
9 69 (2.67%) Subversion
10 62 (2.40%) Moq
11 53 (2.05%) gulp
12 51 (1.97%) SpecFlow
13 41 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
14 39 (1.51%) MSBuild
15 37 (1.43%) ReSharper
16 36 (1.39%) Jenkins
17 35 (1.35%) Jasmine
18 33 (1.28%) MSTest
19 30 (1.16%) Cucumber
19 30 (1.16%) JIRA Agile
General
1 399 (15.43%) Finance
2 124 (4.80%) Banking
3 90 (3.48%) Retail
4 76 (2.94%) Marketing
5 73 (2.82%) Advertising
6 45 (1.74%) Manufacturing
7 37 (1.43%) Front Office
7 37 (1.43%) Telecoms
8 34 (1.31%) Electronics
9 24 (0.93%) Back Office
10 21 (0.81%) Investment Banking
11 19 (0.73%) Automotive
12 16 (0.62%) Financial Institution
13 15 (0.58%) Publishing
14 12 (0.46%) Law
15 7 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.23%) Legal
17 5 (0.19%) Games
18 4 (0.15%) Billing
18 4 (0.15%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 2241 (86.66%) Developer
2 1460 (56.46%) .NET Developer
3 835 (32.29%) C# Developer
4 626 (24.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 544 (21.04%) ASP.NET Developer
6 397 (15.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 300 (11.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 225 (8.70%) Senior Developer
9 224 (8.66%) SQL Developer
10 205 (7.93%) Full Stack Developer
11 186 (7.19%) Angular Developer
12 146 (5.65%) Senior .NET Developer
13 131 (5.07%) Software Developer
14 125 (4.83%) Web Developer
15 120 (4.64%) Sitecore Developer
16 100 (3.87%) JavaScript Developer
17 93 (3.60%) Senior C# Developer
18 73 (2.82%) C# Software Developer
19 70 (2.71%) .NET Software Developer
19 70 (2.71%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2582 (99.85%) .NET
2 1189 (45.98%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1098 (42.46%) HTML
4 1023 (39.56%) CSS
5 839 (32.44%) AngularJS
6 808 (31.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 681 (26.33%) jQuery
8 616 (23.82%) .NET Framework
9 437 (16.90%) HTML5
10 422 (16.32%) Web Services
11 391 (15.12%) Entity Framework
12 356 (13.77%) WCF
13 256 (9.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 231 (8.93%) CSS3
15 230 (8.89%) Ajax
16 225 (8.70%) XML
17 203 (7.85%) REST
18 191 (7.39%) React
19 179 (6.92%) WPF
20 170 (6.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 266 (10.29%) Greenfield Project
2 105 (4.06%) User Experience
3 89 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (2.05%) Mobile App
5 50 (1.93%) Fintech
6 46 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
7 41 (1.59%) Public Cloud
8 38 (1.47%) W3C
9 36 (1.39%) Computer Science
10 34 (1.31%) Client/Server
11 33 (1.28%) N-Tier
12 25 (0.97%) Hedge funds
13 24 (0.93%) Blog
14 17 (0.66%) NHS
15 16 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 15 (0.58%) Online Banking
16 15 (0.58%) Virtual Team
17 12 (0.46%) iPad
17 12 (0.46%) Linux Command Line
17 12 (0.46%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 239 (9.24%) Windows
2 48 (1.86%) Windows Server
3 44 (1.70%) Linux
4 23 (0.89%) Android
5 22 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 18 (0.70%) Unix
6 18 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.15%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.12%) CentOS
11 2 (0.077%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.077%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.039%) HPUX
12 1 (0.039%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.039%) Solaris
12 1 (0.039%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.039%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.039%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1761 (68.10%) MVC
2 1124 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
3 641 (24.79%) TDD
4 446 (17.25%) Scrum
5 360 (13.92%) Web Development
6 268 (10.36%) BDD
7 265 (10.25%) Unit Testing
8 256 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
9 205 (7.93%) SOLID
10 198 (7.66%) Test Automation
11 196 (7.58%) DevOps
12 171 (6.61%) Software Engineering
13 167 (6.46%) OO
14 161 (6.23%) Microservices
15 159 (6.15%) CRM
16 152 (5.88%) E-Commerce
17 133 (5.14%) Kanban
18 124 (4.80%) Front End Development
19 122 (4.72%) SDLC
20 95 (3.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2268 (87.70%) C#
2 1455 (56.26%) JavaScript
3 993 (38.40%) SQL
4 308 (11.91%) T-SQL
5 205 (7.93%) VB.NET
6 118 (4.56%) TypeScript
7 98 (3.79%) Java
8 85 (3.29%) PowerShell
9 80 (3.09%) VB
10 57 (2.20%) Ruby
11 50 (1.93%) Scala
12 45 (1.74%) PL/SQL
13 32 (1.24%) C++
14 29 (1.12%) VB6
15 24 (0.93%) Python
16 21 (0.81%) PHP
17 20 (0.77%) C
18 19 (0.73%) VBScript
19 12 (0.46%) ES6
19 12 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 82 (3.17%) Degree
2 70 (2.71%) Security Cleared
3 44 (1.70%) SC Cleared
4 34 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (0.31%) HNC
6 8 (0.31%) MCP
7 7 (0.27%) MCTS
8 6 (0.23%) MCSE
8 6 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
8 6 (0.23%) PMI Certification
8 6 (0.23%) PMP
9 5 (0.19%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.19%) MCITP
9 5 (0.19%) MCPD
9 5 (0.19%) MCSD
10 4 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.12%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.12%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (3.52%) QA
2 8 (0.31%) WCAG
3 6 (0.23%) GAAP
3 6 (0.23%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.23%) SLA
4 5 (0.19%) COBIT
5 3 (0.12%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.077%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.077%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.077%) ISO 8583
6 2 (0.077%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.077%) MiFID
7 1 (0.039%) Basel III
7 1 (0.039%) HL7
System Software
1 35 (1.35%) Docker
2 29 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.43%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.19%) UAG
6 4 (0.15%) vSphere
6 4 (0.15%) XenApp
7 3 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.12%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.039%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 44 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (0.62%) Ansible
3 14 (0.54%) Puppet
4 13 (0.50%) Kibana
5 5 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.15%) SCOM
7 3 (0.12%) Kubernetes
7 3 (0.12%) Terraform
8 2 (0.077%) HP Fortify
8 2 (0.077%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.077%) Salt
9 1 (0.039%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.039%) Consul
9 1 (0.039%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.039%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.039%) SCCM
9 1 (0.039%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.039%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 686 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 176 (6.81%) Sitecore
3 154 (5.96%) Oracle
4 43 (1.66%) SAP
5 28 (1.08%) Google
6 27 (1.04%) Xamarin
7 23 (0.89%) Telerik
8 19 (0.73%) Apple
9 16 (0.62%) IBM
10 15 (0.58%) Siebel
11 14 (0.54%) VMware
12 12 (0.46%) HP
12 12 (0.46%) Infragistics
13 11 (0.43%) DevExpress
13 11 (0.43%) Twitter
14 10 (0.39%) Adobe
14 10 (0.39%) Nintex
15 7 (0.27%) Atlassian
16 6 (0.23%) Sencha
16 6 (0.23%) Serena
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 23 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £330 - £370 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Berkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Rullion
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
LA International
Rate: £190 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Trust In Soda
Rate: Up to £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £440 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £410 per day + SC Clearance granted
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £499 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Reed Technology
Rate: 25 days holiday + bank holidays
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Searchability
Rate: £280 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago