Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 853 825 802
Rank change year-on-year -28 -23 +4
Contract jobs citing Classic ASP 34 66 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.033% 0.063% 0.082%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.10% 0.21% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 47 57
UK median daily rate £368 £335 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.70% +4.69% +8.47%
10th Percentile £229 £263 £263
90th Percentile £481 £438 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £333 £320
% change year-on-year +10.53% +3.91% +18.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £39.20 £33.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.09% +16.84% +4.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £39.20 £33.55
% change year-on-year -17.09% +16.84% +4.84%

Classic ASP 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 32971 31981 32228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.98% 30.38% 28.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 23277 22154 22091
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £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 378 367 553
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 £14.40 £15.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.80 £54.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +9.33% - +10.74%

Classic ASP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Classic ASP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 9 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 6 months to 23 November 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 -17 33 £375 +11.94% 10
UK excluding London +6 29 £368 +10.53% 10
South West 0 12 £363 +13.28% 1
Midlands +15 11 £296 -5.95% 4
West Midlands +40 9 £296 +37.79% 1
South East -11 5 £400 +19.40% 3
London -17 5 £381 +1.67%
East Midlands -24 2 - - 3
Isle of Man - 1 £210 -

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 32 (94.12%) .NET
2 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET
3 18 (52.94%) C#
4 17 (50.00%) SQL
5 15 (44.12%) HTML
5 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
5 15 (44.12%) jQuery
6 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
6 14 (41.18%) MVC
7 12 (35.29%) CSS
8 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (29.41%) Intranet
10 9 (26.47%) Web Services
10 9 (26.47%) ADO.NET
11 8 (23.53%) Internet
11 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
11 8 (23.53%) Virtual Team
12 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
12 7 (20.59%) Ajax
12 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
13 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
14 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (14.71%) Java
14 5 (14.71%) Oracle
14 5 (14.71%) Degree
14 5 (14.71%) JIRA
14 5 (14.71%) Automotive

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 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.76%) Apache Solr
3 2 (5.88%) Confluence
4 1 (2.94%) CMS
4 1 (2.94%) ColdFusion
4 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.94%) Sitefinity
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.94%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (29.41%) Intranet
2 8 (23.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) JIRA
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.88%) FrontPage
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.94%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.94%) FogBugz
4 1 (2.94%) Grunt
4 1 (2.94%) gulp
4 1 (2.94%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.94%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (14.71%) Automotive
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) German Language
4 1 (2.94%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.94%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Developer
2 17 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Software Developer
4 6 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 4 (11.76%) ASP Developer
5 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Classic ASP Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (5.88%) AWS Developer
7 2 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Linux Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Solr Developer
8 1 (2.94%) Account Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Junior
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (94.12%) .NET
2 27 (79.41%) ASP.NET
3 15 (44.12%) HTML
3 15 (44.12%) jQuery
4 12 (35.29%) CSS
5 11 (32.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 9 (26.47%) ADO.NET
6 9 (26.47%) Web Services
7 7 (20.59%) Ajax
7 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (17.65%) .NET Framework
9 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
9 5 (14.71%) Entity Framework
9 5 (14.71%) Razor View Engine
10 4 (11.76%) HTML5
11 3 (8.82%) RESTful
11 3 (8.82%) XML
12 2 (5.88%) Node.js
12 2 (5.88%) WCF
12 2 (5.88%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Virtual Team
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.88%) Wiki
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.94%) Social Media
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
2 2 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (41.18%) MVC
2 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
3 3 (8.82%) Web Development
4 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 2 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (5.88%) Test Automation
4 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.94%) Analytics
5 1 (2.94%) ATDD
5 1 (2.94%) Change Control
5 1 (2.94%) Defect Management
5 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.94%) Metadata Management
5 1 (2.94%) Microservices
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (2.94%) SDLC
5 1 (2.94%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (2.94%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 18 (52.94%) C#
2 17 (50.00%) SQL
3 15 (44.12%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.59%) T-SQL
5 5 (14.71%) Java
6 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.88%) PHP
7 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.88%) VB
7 2 (5.88%) XAML
8 1 (2.94%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.94%) Perl
8 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.94%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.94%) VB6
8 1 (2.94%) VBA
8 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.94%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.94%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) Sitecore