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 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 578 588
Rank change year-on-year -7 +10  
Contract jobs citing Classic ASP 20 70 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.13% 0.069%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.46% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 48 19
Median daily rate £245 £331 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.03% +15.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £250 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £400 £345
UK excluding London median daily rate £230 £325 £288
% change year-on-year -29.23% +13.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £41.00 - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 - £36.50

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 14232 15083 14189
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.46% 28.02% 26.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9874 10486 9196
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 182 224 188
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.67% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.55 £13.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.62 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

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 29 March 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 23 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 29 March 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 20 £245 -27.40% 11
London +27 4 £330 -5.71% 1
West Midlands +13 3 £215 -28.33%
Hampshire +5 3 - -
South East +2 3 - - 1
North West +30 2 £342 -19.47% 1
Yorkshire +15 2 £125 -50.00% 1
South Yorkshire +3 2 £125 -50.00%
Northampton -3 2 - -
Doncaster -4 2 £125 -50.00%
Northamptonshire -7 2 - - 1
East of England -9 2 £248 -28.77% 1
South West -10 2 - - 4
East Midlands -12 2 - - 1
Watford - 2 £248 -
Lancashire - 2 £342 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £248 - 1
Warwickshire 0 1 - -
Dorset - 1 - -
Devon - 1 - - 3
Twickenham - 1 £330 -
Exeter - 1 - - 3
Bournemouth - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (85.19%) ASP.NET
3 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 18 (66.67%) C#
4 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 14 (51.85%) HTML
5 14 (51.85%) CSS
6 13 (48.15%) Web Services
6 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
7 12 (44.44%) SQL
8 10 (37.04%) VB.NET
9 9 (33.33%) MVC
10 8 (29.63%) VB
10 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
11 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
12 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
13 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
13 5 (18.52%) Migration
13 5 (18.52%) jQuery
13 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (14.81%) Ajax
14 4 (14.81%) LINQ
14 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
14 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (14.81%) Razor View Engine
14 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
14 4 (14.81%) Finance
14 4 (14.81%) Windows

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 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) K2 blackpearl
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) Mailgun
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
1 1 (3.70%) LDAP
1 1 (3.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (3.70%) MS Access
7 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
7 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Android Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Music Industry
2 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Developer
2 12 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (14.81%) VB.NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
5 3 (11.11%) Classic ASP Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Junior
6 2 (7.41%) Junior .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Junior VB.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (85.19%) ASP.NET
3 14 (51.85%) CSS
3 14 (51.85%) HTML
4 13 (48.15%) Web Services
5 7 (25.93%) .NET Framework
6 5 (18.52%) jQuery
7 4 (14.81%) ADO.NET
7 4 (14.81%) Ajax
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (14.81%) LINQ
7 4 (14.81%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (14.81%) XML
8 3 (11.11%) CSS3
8 3 (11.11%) LINQ to SQL
8 3 (11.11%) SOAP
8 3 (11.11%) WCF
9 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework
9 2 (7.41%) HTML5
9 2 (7.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Replication
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (18.52%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) DevOps
3 3 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Load Balancing
4 2 (7.41%) Service Design
4 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
4 2 (7.41%) Web Development
4 2 (7.41%) Workflow
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Development
5 1 (3.70%) OOD
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (3.70%) Scrum
5 1 (3.70%) SOA
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
3 12 (44.44%) SQL
4 10 (37.04%) VB.NET
5 8 (29.63%) VB
6 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
7 3 (11.11%) VBA
8 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
8 2 (7.41%) VB6
8 2 (7.41%) VBScript
9 1 (3.70%) Java
9 1 (3.70%) PHP
9 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) HNC
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 3 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) VMware
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) Avaya
4 1 (3.70%) Genesys
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle
4 1 (3.70%) Remedy
4 1 (3.70%) Workday
4 1 (3.70%) Xamarin
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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