The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Classic ASP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Classic ASP over the 3 months to 27 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 Active Server Pages (Classic ASP)
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 599 598
Rank change year-on-year +24 -1  
Contract jobs citing Classic ASP 35 55 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.074% 0.10% 0.080%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.36% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 41 26
Median daily rate £375 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% +3.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £300 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £335 £323
% change year-on-year -10.44% +3.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £34.50 £37.75 £39.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.60% -4.55%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.75 £39.55
% change year-on-year -8.60% -4.55%  

Classic ASP 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 15079 15377 15197
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.00% 28.48% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10419 10829 10153
Median daily rate £430 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.38% +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 197 188 210
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.05% -4.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £18.80 £18.00
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%  

Classic ASP
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Classic ASP in the UK

Classic ASP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Classic ASP in the UK

Classic ASP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Classic ASP over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Classic ASP in the UK

Classic ASP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Classic ASP in the UK

Classic ASP
Top 25 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Classic ASP within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 +1 34 £375 +11.94% 9
London +7 10 £463 +32.14%
West Midlands +23 5 £293 -28.65% 4
South West +2 5 £375 +20.96% 1
Bristol 0 5 £375 +40.18% 1
Northamptonshire -5 5 £450 +5.88%
Northampton -5 5 £450 +5.88%
East Midlands -15 5 £450 +12.50%
Yorkshire +34 4 £123 -63.70% 1
Warwickshire +10 4 - -
East of England - 4 £330 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £123 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £330 -
Doncaster - 3 £120 -
Leamington Spa - 3 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £368 -
Wales - 1 £300 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £300 - 1
South Wales - 1 £300 -
North East - 1 £300 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £300 - 1
Watford - 1 £250 -
Warwick - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 £293 -
Cardiff - 1 £300 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Classic ASP 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 Classic ASP.

1 52 (96.30%) .NET
2 37 (68.52%) C#
3 36 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 33 (61.11%) ASP.NET
5 31 (57.41%) CSS
6 29 (53.70%) MVC
7 28 (51.85%) HTML
7 28 (51.85%) SQL
8 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
9 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
10 22 (40.74%) jQuery
11 18 (33.33%) T-SQL
12 17 (31.48%) VB.NET
12 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (29.63%) SharePoint
13 16 (29.63%) Web Services
14 14 (25.93%) VB
15 13 (24.07%) Ajax
16 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
17 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
17 10 (18.52%) Web Development
17 10 (18.52%) Migration
17 10 (18.52%) XML
18 9 (16.67%) Finance
19 8 (14.81%) SAP
19 8 (14.81%) .NET Framework
20 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2005
20 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 7 (12.96%) VB6
20 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Classic ASP
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 16 (29.63%) SharePoint
2 7 (12.96%) IIS
2 7 (12.96%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.70%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.85%) CMS
4 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.56%) Mailgun
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Internet
1 5 (9.26%) Intranet
2 1 (1.85%) DNS
2 1 (1.85%) LDAP
2 1 (1.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (12.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.70%) Big Data
6 2 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.70%) Redis
7 1 (1.85%) MySQL
7 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (5.56%) Bitbucket
4 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.70%) Grunt
5 2 (3.70%) gulp
5 2 (3.70%) JSUnit
5 2 (3.70%) Moq
5 2 (3.70%) NUnit
5 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Automotive
2 4 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Advertising
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (81.48%) Developer
2 19 (35.19%) .NET Developer
3 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET Developer
3 7 (12.96%) SharePoint Developer
4 6 (11.11%) ASP Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Junior
4 6 (11.11%) Junior Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Sitecore Developer
4 6 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
5 5 (9.26%) Classic ASP Developer
6 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Junior .NET Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Junior VB.NET Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Azure DevOps
7 3 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (5.56%) SQL Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Web Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Developer
8 2 (3.70%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (96.30%) .NET
2 33 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 31 (57.41%) CSS
4 28 (51.85%) HTML
5 22 (40.74%) jQuery
6 16 (29.63%) Web Services
7 13 (24.07%) Ajax
8 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (18.52%) XML
9 8 (14.81%) .NET Framework
10 7 (12.96%) CSS3
10 7 (12.96%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
11 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (9.26%) RESTful
11 5 (9.26%) XSL
12 4 (7.41%) HTML5
12 4 (7.41%) SOAP
12 4 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (7.41%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) User Experience
2 3 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.56%) Replication
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
1 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
1 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) MVC
2 17 (31.48%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (18.52%) Migration
3 10 (18.52%) Web Development
4 7 (12.96%) Metadata Management
5 6 (11.11%) DevOps
5 6 (11.11%) Microservices
5 6 (11.11%) SOA
6 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
7 4 (7.41%) Analytics
7 4 (7.41%) Front End Development
7 4 (7.41%) TDD
7 4 (7.41%) Web Analytics
8 3 (5.56%) Server Virtualisation
8 3 (5.56%) Time Management
9 2 (3.70%) ITIL
9 2 (3.70%) Load Balancing
9 2 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (3.70%) Scrum
9 2 (3.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 37 (68.52%) C#
2 36 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 28 (51.85%) SQL
4 18 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 17 (31.48%) VB.NET
6 14 (25.93%) VB
7 7 (12.96%) PowerShell
7 7 (12.96%) VB6
7 7 (12.96%) VBA
8 4 (7.41%) TypeScript
9 2 (3.70%) VBScript
10 1 (1.85%) PHP
10 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 2 (3.70%) HNC
2 2 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 3 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.81%) SAP
3 6 (11.11%) Sitecore
4 3 (5.56%) VMware
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle