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 26 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 73 56
Rank change year-on-year -10 -17  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 1305 1528 1871
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.78% 2.88% 3.35%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 8.67% 10.12% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 979 1114 1356
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 18
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 £15.90
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 15051 15100 15398
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.01% 28.45% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10395 10636 10284
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 £315 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 180 213
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 26 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 26 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 26 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 -16 1175 £388 +3.33% 996
London -9 487 £450 +5.88% 249
South East -46 166 £375 - 207
South West +13 133 £350 +7.69% 74
City of London +7 115 £450 - 58
Yorkshire +23 93 £330 +1.53% 89
North West -4 82 £335 -4.28% 114
East Midlands +1 74 £315 -3.07% 71
Scotland +24 70 £363 +2.83% 17
East of England -12 69 £361 +3.21% 99
West Yorkshire +12 67 £330 +1.53% 54
Leeds +16 60 £330 +1.53% 38
West Midlands -22 49 £319 -1.92% 84
Bristol +7 48 £410 +21.48% 21
Hampshire -8 46 £325 -13.33% 55
Manchester -10 44 £350 +2.94% 65
Wiltshire +13 40 £350 +7.69% 8
Hertfordshire +22 36 £360 +2.85% 39
Edinburgh +26 34 £600 +69.01% 6
Glasgow -2 33 £350 - 8
Surrey -21 30 £400 +2.56% 29
Swindon -2 29 £338 +4.65% 6
Leicestershire -2 28 £300 +9.09% 22
Wales +12 26 £373 +1.70% 18
Nottinghamshire -4 24 £313 -8.08% 29
South Wales +7 22 £375 +3.44% 9
Berkshire -9 22 £400 +6.66% 16
Nottingham -1 21 £300 -11.43% 25
Cheshire +14 19 £360 -10.05% 24
Oxfordshire +10 19 £400 +14.28% 24

For the 6 months to 26 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 2587 (99.85%) .NET
2 2273 (87.73%) C#
3 1765 (68.12%) MVC
4 1458 (56.27%) JavaScript
5 1336 (51.56%) SQL Server
6 1190 (45.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1126 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
8 1100 (42.45%) HTML
9 1028 (39.68%) CSS
10 993 (38.32%) SQL
11 839 (32.38%) AngularJS
12 809 (31.22%) ASP.NET Web API
13 690 (26.63%) Microsoft
14 682 (26.32%) jQuery
15 639 (24.66%) TDD
16 616 (23.77%) .NET Framework
17 446 (17.21%) Scrum
18 440 (16.98%) HTML5
19 423 (16.33%) Web Services
20 406 (15.67%) Microsoft Azure
21 398 (15.36%) Finance
22 390 (15.05%) Entity Framework
23 371 (14.32%) Team Foundation Server
24 361 (13.93%) Web Development
25 356 (13.74%) WCF
26 308 (11.89%) T-SQL
27 285 (11.00%) Visual Studio
28 266 (10.27%) Unit Testing
28 266 (10.27%) BDD
29 265 (10.23%) Greenfield Project

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
1 245 (9.46%) CMS
2 156 (6.02%) SharePoint
3 122 (4.71%) Umbraco
4 120 (4.63%) IIS
5 101 (3.90%) Sitecore CMS
6 86 (3.32%) Elasticsearch
7 77 (2.97%) EPiServer
8 47 (1.81%) SharePoint 2013
9 43 (1.66%) 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
16 8 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 24 (0.93%) 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
1 124 (4.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (0.23%) Teamcenter
4 4 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.15%) Magento
5 3 (0.12%) Endur
5 3 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.077%) Sage 200
6 2 (0.077%) Sage 50
6 2 (0.077%) SimCorp Dimension
6 2 (0.077%) Workday HCM
7 1 (0.039%) Eloqua
7 1 (0.039%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.039%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.039%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.039%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.039%) Social Studio
7 1 (0.039%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.039%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 406 (15.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 183 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (1.58%) GitHub
4 37 (1.43%) SaaS
5 31 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
6 28 (1.08%) 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%) Dynamics 365
9 12 (0.46%) IaaS
10 11 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (0.39%) AWS Lambda
12 7 (0.27%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.19%) Akamai
13 5 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.19%) OneDrive
13 5 (0.19%) Trello
13 5 (0.19%) Yammer
14 4 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 41 (1.58%) Internet
2 33 (1.27%) Intranet
3 28 (1.08%) HTTP
4 14 (0.54%) DNS
5 10 (0.39%) Firewall
5 10 (0.39%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.31%) AMQP
6 8 (0.31%) Extranet
7 7 (0.27%) Kerberos
8 5 (0.19%) NetScaler
8 5 (0.19%) SSL
9 4 (0.15%) FTP
9 4 (0.15%) Network Security
10 3 (0.12%) IMAP
10 3 (0.12%) IP Telephony
10 3 (0.12%) SAN
10 3 (0.12%) Skype
10 3 (0.12%) SMTP
10 3 (0.12%) VoIP
10 3 (0.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1336 (51.56%) SQL Server
2 199 (7.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 166 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 144 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 120 (4.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 115 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 106 (4.09%) MongoDB
8 72 (2.78%) Relational Database
9 59 (2.28%) SQL Server 2014
10 54 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
11 46 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 40 (1.54%) Oracle Database
13 38 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 35 (1.35%) Hadoop
15 34 (1.31%) RDBMS
16 29 (1.12%) MySQL
17 26 (1.00%) 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 (14.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 285 (11.00%) Visual Studio
3 251 (9.69%) Git (software)
4 128 (4.94%) TeamCity
5 116 (4.48%) Octopus Deploy
6 90 (3.47%) Selenium
7 86 (3.32%) JIRA
7 86 (3.32%) NUnit
8 68 (2.62%) Subversion
9 62 (2.39%) Moq
10 53 (2.05%) gulp
11 51 (1.97%) SpecFlow
12 41 (1.58%) Visual Studio Team System
13 39 (1.51%) MSBuild
14 37 (1.43%) ReSharper
15 36 (1.39%) Jasmine
15 36 (1.39%) Jenkins
16 33 (1.27%) MSTest
17 30 (1.16%) Cucumber
17 30 (1.16%) JIRA Agile
General
1 398 (15.36%) Finance
2 124 (4.79%) Banking
3 91 (3.51%) Retail
4 74 (2.86%) Advertising
4 74 (2.86%) Marketing
5 44 (1.70%) Manufacturing
6 37 (1.43%) Front Office
7 36 (1.39%) Telecoms
8 33 (1.27%) 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 2245 (86.65%) Developer
2 1456 (56.19%) .NET Developer
3 833 (32.15%) C# Developer
4 623 (24.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 542 (20.92%) ASP.NET Developer
6 395 (15.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 299 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 229 (8.84%) Senior Developer
9 224 (8.65%) SQL Developer
10 207 (7.99%) Full Stack Developer
11 184 (7.10%) Angular Developer
12 147 (5.67%) Senior .NET Developer
13 130 (5.02%) Software Developer
14 125 (4.82%) Web Developer
15 122 (4.71%) Sitecore Developer
16 100 (3.86%) JavaScript Developer
17 94 (3.63%) Senior C# Developer
18 72 (2.78%) C# Software Developer
19 70 (2.70%) Architect
20 69 (2.66%) CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2587 (99.85%) .NET
2 1190 (45.93%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1100 (42.45%) HTML
4 1028 (39.68%) CSS
5 839 (32.38%) AngularJS
6 809 (31.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 682 (26.32%) jQuery
8 616 (23.77%) .NET Framework
9 440 (16.98%) HTML5
10 423 (16.33%) Web Services
11 390 (15.05%) Entity Framework
12 356 (13.74%) WCF
13 255 (9.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 233 (8.99%) CSS3
15 230 (8.88%) Ajax
16 225 (8.68%) XML
17 203 (7.83%) REST
18 189 (7.29%) React
19 175 (6.75%) WPF
20 171 (6.60%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 265 (10.23%) Greenfield Project
2 105 (4.05%) User Experience
3 89 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (2.05%) Mobile App
5 49 (1.89%) Fintech
6 47 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
7 41 (1.58%) Public Cloud
8 37 (1.43%) W3C
9 36 (1.39%) Computer Science
10 34 (1.31%) Client/Server
11 33 (1.27%) N-Tier
12 25 (0.96%) 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
1 240 (9.26%) Windows
2 49 (1.89%) Windows Server
3 44 (1.70%) Linux
4 23 (0.89%) Android
5 22 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 18 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (0.66%) Unix
8 15 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (0.15%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.12%) CentOS
12 2 (0.077%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.077%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.039%) HPUX
13 1 (0.039%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.039%) Solaris
13 1 (0.039%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.039%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.039%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1765 (68.12%) MVC
2 1126 (43.46%) Agile Software Development
3 639 (24.66%) TDD
4 446 (17.21%) Scrum
5 361 (13.93%) Web Development
6 266 (10.27%) BDD
6 266 (10.27%) Unit Testing
7 256 (9.88%) Continuous Integration
8 204 (7.87%) SOLID
9 201 (7.76%) Test Automation
10 196 (7.56%) DevOps
11 173 (6.68%) Software Engineering
12 167 (6.45%) OO
13 162 (6.25%) CRM
14 159 (6.14%) Microservices
15 151 (5.83%) E-Commerce
16 133 (5.13%) Kanban
17 127 (4.90%) Front End Development
18 123 (4.75%) SDLC
19 94 (3.63%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2273 (87.73%) C#
2 1458 (56.27%) JavaScript
3 993 (38.32%) SQL
4 308 (11.89%) T-SQL
5 207 (7.99%) VB.NET
6 117 (4.52%) TypeScript
7 99 (3.82%) Java
8 84 (3.24%) PowerShell
9 80 (3.09%) VB
10 57 (2.20%) Ruby
11 50 (1.93%) Scala
12 44 (1.70%) PL/SQL
13 32 (1.24%) C++
14 29 (1.12%) VB6
15 24 (0.93%) Python
16 22 (0.85%) PHP
17 20 (0.77%) C
17 20 (0.77%) VBScript
18 14 (0.54%) ES6
19 12 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 81 (3.13%) Degree
2 70 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 44 (1.70%) SC Cleared
4 34 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 26 (1.00%) 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 (3.51%) 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 30 (1.16%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.42%) 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
1 690 (26.63%) Microsoft
2 180 (6.95%) Sitecore
3 153 (5.91%) Oracle
4 42 (1.62%) SAP
5 29 (1.12%) Google
6 27 (1.04%) Xamarin
7 23 (0.89%) Telerik
8 18 (0.69%) 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 (0.42%) DevExpress
13 11 (0.42%) Nintex
13 11 (0.42%) Twitter
14 10 (0.39%) Adobe
15 7 (0.27%) Atlassian
16 6 (0.23%) Sencha
16 6 (0.23%) Sybase
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
FRG Technology Consulting
Rate: £340 - £400 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bury, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £375 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Optima Connections
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day Contract £400-450 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
Chester, Cheshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £330 - £370 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
onezeero.
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Trust In Soda
Rate: Up to £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Rullion
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
LA International
Rate: £190 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £440 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago