Period
to 19 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# ASP.NET Developer was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

C# ASP.NET Developer
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 501 501 500
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 -140
Contract jobs requiring a C# ASP.NET Developer 442 424 453
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.42% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.44% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 355 359
UK median daily rate £420 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +3.45% -
10th Percentile £310 £298 £274
90th Percentile £638 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £45.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.67% +4.65% -
10th Percentile £19.25 £34.85 £29.70
90th Percentile £19.75 £48.50 £46.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year - +4.65% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97,851 96,297 99,436
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.94% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,588 63,472 64,888
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £270 £260 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £391
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.29% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,043 2,878 3,301
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.94 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

C# ASP.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured C# ASP.NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for C# ASP.NET Developer in the UK

C# ASP.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# ASP.NET Developer.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# ASP.NET Developer in the UK

C# ASP.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# ASP.NET Developer over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# ASP.NET Developer in the UK

C# ASP.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# ASP.NET Developer in the UK

C# ASP.NET Developer
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# ASP.NET Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. 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 +15 423 £420 +12.00% 241
UK excluding London -16 232 £375 +7.14% 200
London +36 202 £500 +14.29% 48
South East +1 89 £415 +3.75% 56
North of England -24 70 £375 +7.14% 56
Yorkshire -16 40 £375 +10.29% 28
North West -25 24 £388 +3.33% 26
Midlands -45 22 £338 +3.85% 38
South West -40 21 £375 +7.14% 23
East of England +12 19 £400 +73.91% 20
East Midlands -15 13 £288 -11.54% 16
Wales -18 10 £370 +64.44% 3
West Midlands -30 9 £375 +15.38% 22
North East 0 6 £325 -13.33% 2
Scotland -14 2 £358 +2.14% 4

C# ASP.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, C# ASP.NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring C# ASP.NET Developer in the job title.

1 442 (100.00%) C#
1 442 (100.00%) .NET
1 442 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 325 (73.53%) MVC
3 259 (58.60%) ASP.NET MVC
4 219 (49.55%) JavaScript
5 218 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
6 213 (48.19%) SQL Server
7 187 (42.31%) SQL
8 152 (34.39%) Microsoft
9 141 (31.90%) AngularJS
10 137 (31.00%) HTML
11 136 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
12 126 (28.51%) CSS
13 115 (26.02%) jQuery
14 111 (25.11%) Microsoft Azure
15 106 (23.98%) .NET Framework
16 100 (22.62%) Scrum
17 93 (21.04%) TDD
18 82 (18.55%) Entity Framework
19 81 (18.33%) Finance
20 79 (17.87%) WCF
21 68 (15.38%) Web Development
22 65 (14.71%) OO
23 64 (14.48%) Banking
24 62 (14.03%) Web Services
25 60 (13.57%) BDD
26 58 (13.12%) React
27 52 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
27 52 (11.76%) E-Commerce

C# ASP.NET Developer Skill Set
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 27 (6.11%) CMS
2 17 (3.85%) Umbraco
3 12 (2.71%) IIS
4 6 (1.36%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.45%) Kentico
5 2 (0.45%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.23%) Apache
6 1 (0.23%) DNN
6 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.23%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 4 (0.90%) Acrobat
1 4 (0.90%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 111 (25.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (6.79%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (4.30%) GitHub
4 5 (1.13%) Office 365
5 4 (0.90%) AWS Fargate
6 2 (0.45%) Google Play
6 2 (0.45%) npm
6 2 (0.45%) Serverless
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon Alexa
7 1 (0.23%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.23%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.23%) IaaS
7 1 (0.23%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.36%) HTTP
2 5 (1.13%) Internet
3 1 (0.23%) DNS
3 1 (0.23%) IMAP
3 1 (0.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 213 (48.19%) SQL Server
2 51 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 41 (9.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 20 (4.52%) Azure SQL Database
5 12 (2.71%) MySQL
5 12 (2.71%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (1.81%) Oracle Database
6 8 (1.81%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.81%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (0.90%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.90%) Power BI
7 4 (0.90%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.90%) Redis
8 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.45%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.45%) RavenDB
9 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.23%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (9.50%) Visual Studio
2 40 (9.05%) Git (software)
3 28 (6.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 24 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (4.98%) JIRA
5 22 (4.98%) TeamCity
6 18 (4.07%) Selenium
7 12 (2.71%) NUnit
8 11 (2.49%) Visual Studio Team System
9 10 (2.26%) Visual Studio Coded UI
10 9 (2.04%) MSTest
11 7 (1.58%) NCrunch
12 5 (1.13%) Bitbucket
12 5 (1.13%) GitLab
12 5 (1.13%) ReSharper
13 3 (0.68%) Moq
14 2 (0.45%) AccuRev
14 2 (0.45%) Jasmine
14 2 (0.45%) Karma Test Runner
14 2 (0.45%) PhantomJS
General
1 81 (18.33%) Finance
2 64 (14.48%) Banking
3 23 (5.20%) Retail
4 21 (4.75%) Investment Banking
5 8 (1.81%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.36%) Electronics
6 6 (1.36%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.36%) Marketing
7 5 (1.13%) Corporate Banking
7 5 (1.13%) Front Office
7 5 (1.13%) Legal
8 4 (0.90%) Games
9 3 (0.68%) Advertising
9 3 (0.68%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.23%) Automotive
10 1 (0.23%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 442 (100.00%) .NET
1 442 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 259 (58.60%) ASP.NET MVC
3 141 (31.90%) AngularJS
4 137 (31.00%) HTML
5 136 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web API
6 126 (28.51%) CSS
7 115 (26.02%) jQuery
8 106 (23.98%) .NET Framework
9 82 (18.55%) Entity Framework
10 79 (17.87%) WCF
11 62 (14.03%) Web Services
12 58 (13.12%) React
13 40 (9.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 39 (8.82%) HTML5
15 34 (7.69%) Ajax
15 34 (7.69%) ASP.NET Core
15 34 (7.69%) Kendo UI
15 34 (7.69%) REST
16 30 (6.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.37%) Greenfield Project
2 29 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (3.62%) Blog
4 15 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (2.94%) Fixed Income
6 9 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.58%) User Experience
8 4 (0.90%) Algorithms
8 4 (0.90%) Fintech
8 4 (0.90%) Grid Computing
8 4 (0.90%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (0.68%) NHS
9 3 (0.68%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.45%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.45%) Equities
10 2 (0.45%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.45%) iPhone
10 2 (0.45%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.45%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.39%) Windows
2 5 (1.13%) Android
3 3 (0.68%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.68%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.23%) Linux
4 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 325 (73.53%) MVC
2 218 (49.32%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (22.62%) Scrum
4 93 (21.04%) TDD
5 68 (15.38%) Web Development
6 65 (14.71%) OO
7 60 (13.57%) BDD
8 52 (11.76%) E-Commerce
8 52 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
9 50 (11.31%) Continuous Integration
10 41 (9.28%) Software Engineering
11 38 (8.60%) Test Automation
12 36 (8.14%) Unit Testing
13 29 (6.56%) Microservices
13 29 (6.56%) SOLID
14 28 (6.33%) Domain-Driven Design
14 28 (6.33%) SDLC
15 22 (4.98%) CQRS
16 19 (4.30%) Mentoring
17 18 (4.07%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 442 (100.00%) C#
2 219 (49.55%) JavaScript
3 187 (42.31%) SQL
4 44 (9.95%) T-SQL
5 24 (5.43%) TypeScript
6 23 (5.20%) PowerShell
7 20 (4.52%) VB.NET
8 4 (0.90%) C++
8 4 (0.90%) Python
9 3 (0.68%) PHP
10 2 (0.45%) ES6
10 2 (0.45%) Java
10 2 (0.45%) R
11 1 (0.23%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.23%) Go
11 1 (0.23%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.23%) VB
11 1 (0.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (5.20%) Degree
2 13 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.68%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (0.45%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.04%) QA
2 5 (1.13%) SLA
3 2 (0.45%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.45%) TickIT
4 1 (0.23%) PMO
4 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 10 (2.26%) Docker
2 3 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (2.04%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 152 (34.39%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.07%) Oracle
3 6 (1.36%) SAP
4 5 (1.13%) Google
5 4 (0.90%) Adobe
6 3 (0.68%) Facebook
6 3 (0.68%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.45%) DevExpress
7 2 (0.45%) Twitter
8 1 (0.23%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.23%) Reuters
8 1 (0.23%) Telerik
8 1 (0.23%) Workday