Period
to 18 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a C# ASP.NET Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 469 492 470
Rank change year-on-year +23 -22 -115
Contract jobs requiring a C# ASP.NET Developer 495 401 499
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.48% 0.42% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.44% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 315 405
UK median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - +2.94%
10th Percentile £307 £268 £263
90th Percentile £625 £488 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £338 £338
% change year-on-year +9.26% - +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £45.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.67% +4.65% +27.41%
10th Percentile £19.25 £33.40 £41.33
90th Percentile £19.75 £45.00 £46.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year - +4.65% +27.41%

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 97,739 91,628 103,208
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.86% 94.99% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,002 59,514 67,274
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £255
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.09% +3.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,132 2,817 3,130
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% -1.58% +5.67%
10th Percentile £11.03 £10.75 £10.31
90th Percentile £47.98 £48.75 £46.52
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% -5.26% +9.64%

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 18 August 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 16 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 18 August 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 +25 474 £400 +14.29% 260
UK excluding London -37 265 £369 +9.26% 207
London +77 220 £550 +29.41% 64
North of England -14 92 £375 +13.64% 50
South East -16 66 £400 +14.29% 66
Yorkshire -1 52 £375 +13.64% 25
Midlands -28 38 £320 +5.79% 46
South West -23 32 £373 +6.43% 19
North West -19 28 £375 +11.11% 19
East of England +11 26 £375 +13.64% 15
East Midlands -14 22 £288 -4.96% 25
West Midlands -26 16 £325 +4.00% 21
North East +5 12 £300 -20.00% 6
Scotland -48 10 £381 +3.04% 5
Wales -17 1 - - 6
Northern Ireland - 1 £431 -

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 495 (100.00%) C#
1 495 (100.00%) .NET
1 495 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 378 (76.36%) MVC
3 319 (64.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 264 (53.33%) SQL Server
5 260 (52.53%) Agile Software Development
6 259 (52.32%) SQL
7 240 (48.48%) JavaScript
8 161 (32.53%) AngularJS
8 161 (32.53%) Microsoft
9 153 (30.91%) HTML
10 150 (30.30%) ASP.NET Web API
11 147 (29.70%) jQuery
12 138 (27.88%) CSS
13 121 (24.44%) Finance
14 120 (24.24%) Scrum
15 117 (23.64%) WCF
16 111 (22.42%) TDD
17 110 (22.22%) Banking
18 98 (19.80%) .NET Framework
19 88 (17.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 85 (17.17%) Microsoft Azure
21 79 (15.96%) Entity Framework
22 77 (15.56%) E-Commerce
23 73 (14.75%) Web Services
23 73 (14.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 70 (14.14%) Problem-Solving
25 69 (13.94%) T-SQL
26 63 (12.73%) Kendo UI

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 17 (3.43%) IIS
2 13 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.02%) NServiceBus
4 9 (1.82%) CMS
5 3 (0.61%) K2 blackpearl
5 3 (0.61%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.40%) DNN
7 1 (0.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.20%) Apache
7 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.20%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.20%) Kentico
7 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.20%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (1.21%) Acrobat
1 6 (1.21%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.40%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.40%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 85 (17.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (7.68%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (3.43%) GitHub
4 4 (0.81%) AWS Fargate
4 4 (0.81%) Office 365
4 4 (0.81%) Serverless
5 3 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.61%) Amazon S3
5 3 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.20%) Google Play
6 1 (0.20%) IaaS
6 1 (0.20%) iPaaS
6 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.83%) HTTP
2 4 (0.81%) Internet
3 1 (0.20%) DNS
3 1 (0.20%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.20%) IMAP
3 1 (0.20%) SMTP
3 1 (0.20%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (53.33%) SQL Server
2 88 (17.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 73 (14.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (3.43%) Azure SQL Database
5 14 (2.83%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.63%) MySQL
7 12 (2.42%) Oracle Database
8 11 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
9 10 (2.02%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.01%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.81%) Redis
11 4 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.61%) Power BI
12 3 (0.61%) RavenDB
12 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
13 2 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.40%) Cosmos DB
13 2 (0.40%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 43 (8.69%) Git (software)
2 40 (8.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (7.88%) Visual Studio
4 38 (7.68%) Octopus Deploy
5 23 (4.65%) NUnit
6 20 (4.04%) JIRA
7 16 (3.23%) TeamCity
8 12 (2.42%) MSTest
8 12 (2.42%) Visual Studio Team System
9 8 (1.62%) Selenium
10 7 (1.41%) ReSharper
11 6 (1.21%) SpecFlow
12 5 (1.01%) GitLab
12 5 (1.01%) NCrunch
13 4 (0.81%) Jenkins
14 3 (0.61%) Subversion
15 2 (0.40%) AccuRev
15 2 (0.40%) Bitbucket
15 2 (0.40%) Moq
16 1 (0.20%) Ranorex
General
1 121 (24.44%) Finance
2 110 (22.22%) Banking
3 30 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 16 (3.23%) Financial Institution
5 14 (2.83%) Retail
6 10 (2.02%) Electronics
6 10 (2.02%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.02%) Marketing
6 10 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.41%) Legal
8 5 (1.01%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (0.81%) Games
10 3 (0.61%) Advertising
11 2 (0.40%) Automotive
11 2 (0.40%) Front Office
12 1 (0.20%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 495 (100.00%) .NET
1 495 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 319 (64.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 161 (32.53%) AngularJS
4 153 (30.91%) HTML
5 150 (30.30%) ASP.NET Web API
6 147 (29.70%) jQuery
7 138 (27.88%) CSS
8 117 (23.64%) WCF
9 98 (19.80%) .NET Framework
10 79 (15.96%) Entity Framework
11 73 (14.75%) Web Services
12 63 (12.73%) Kendo UI
13 61 (12.32%) React
14 53 (10.71%) HTML5
15 52 (10.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 50 (10.10%) WPF
17 43 (8.69%) Ajax
17 43 (8.69%) KnockoutJS
18 40 (8.08%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 44 (8.89%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (4.44%) Fixed Income
4 17 (3.43%) User Experience
5 14 (2.83%) Blog
6 13 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (2.22%) Hedge funds
8 9 (1.82%) Fintech
9 8 (1.62%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.21%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.81%) Grid Computing
11 4 (0.81%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.81%) NHS
12 2 (0.40%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.40%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.40%) Online Banking
12 2 (0.40%) Self-Motivation
13 1 (0.20%) iPhone
13 1 (0.20%) Robotics
13 1 (0.20%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 29 (5.86%) Windows
2 6 (1.21%) Linux
3 4 (0.81%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.61%) Android
5 2 (0.40%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.20%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (76.36%) MVC
2 260 (52.53%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (24.24%) Scrum
4 111 (22.42%) TDD
5 77 (15.56%) E-Commerce
6 70 (14.14%) Problem-Solving
7 52 (10.51%) BDD
8 51 (10.30%) OO
9 45 (9.09%) Web Development
10 43 (8.69%) Software Engineering
11 40 (8.08%) SOLID
12 38 (7.68%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (7.27%) Unit Testing
14 34 (6.87%) Microservices
15 31 (6.26%) Test Automation
16 29 (5.86%) Business Intelligence
17 26 (5.25%) Domain-Driven Design
18 19 (3.84%) CQRS
18 19 (3.84%) DevOps
19 18 (3.64%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 495 (100.00%) C#
2 259 (52.32%) SQL
3 240 (48.48%) JavaScript
4 69 (13.94%) T-SQL
5 37 (7.47%) VB.NET
6 28 (5.66%) PowerShell
7 26 (5.25%) TypeScript
8 4 (0.81%) VB
9 3 (0.61%) PHP
10 2 (0.40%) C++
10 2 (0.40%) Java
10 2 (0.40%) VB6
11 1 (0.20%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.20%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.20%) Go
11 1 (0.20%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.20%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.20%) Python
11 1 (0.20%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (3.84%) Degree
2 16 (3.23%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.82%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.01%) TOGAF Certification
5 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.20%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.03%) QA
2 3 (0.61%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.40%) PMO
4 1 (0.20%) GCP
4 1 (0.20%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (2.22%) Docker
2 3 (0.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (2.22%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.20%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 161 (32.53%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.05%) Oracle
3 12 (2.42%) Capita
4 10 (2.02%) SAP
5 7 (1.41%) Adobe
6 4 (0.81%) Google
7 3 (0.61%) Facebook
7 3 (0.61%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.61%) Sybase
7 3 (0.61%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.40%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.40%) Sage
9 1 (0.20%) Omniture
9 1 (0.20%) Telerik