Period
to 22 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a C# ASP.NET Developer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

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
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 555 528 502
Rank change year-on-year -27 -26 -125
Contract jobs requiring a C# ASP.NET Developer 336 394 409
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.40% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.42% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 343 323
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £305 £305 £263
90th Percentile £581 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +7.88% +4.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £50.00 £32.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.00% +55.04% -15.13%
10th Percentile £19.25 £50.00 £23.93
90th Percentile £19.75 £50.00 £41.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year - +55.04% -15.13%

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 94,341 94,536 90,401
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.67% 94.90% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,381 62,788 59,003
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £269 £260 £253
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,894 2,791 3,199
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.08% +2.78% -5.26%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.83 £47.00
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 22 January 2019.

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 22 January 2019. 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 -50 314 £425 +6.25% 241
UK excluding London -28 202 £394 +7.88% 189
London -42 129 £475 +2.70% 56
South East -6 70 £443 +10.63% 53
North of England -5 64 £388 +10.71% 60
Yorkshire -6 37 £388 +13.97% 33
Midlands -4 25 £375 +10.29% 38
North West -3 24 £388 +3.33% 25
South West -33 18 £375 +7.14% 19
West Midlands -18 14 £398 +12.77% 22
East Midlands +2 11 £331 -2.57% 16
Wales -3 11 £365 +23.73% 2
East of England +11 7 £400 +60.00% 15
Scotland -11 7 £450 +20.00% 2
North East - 3 - - 2

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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.

1 336 (100.00%) C#
1 336 (100.00%) .NET
1 336 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 252 (75.00%) MVC
3 190 (56.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 175 (52.08%) SQL Server
5 167 (49.70%) JavaScript
6 159 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
7 134 (39.88%) SQL
8 118 (35.12%) AngularJS
9 104 (30.95%) HTML
10 101 (30.06%) CSS
11 96 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
12 95 (28.27%) Microsoft
13 92 (27.38%) Microsoft Azure
14 90 (26.79%) .NET Framework
15 78 (23.21%) jQuery
16 71 (21.13%) Scrum
17 69 (20.54%) Finance
18 67 (19.94%) Entity Framework
19 63 (18.75%) Web Development
20 62 (18.45%) TDD
21 50 (14.88%) OO
22 49 (14.58%) React
23 46 (13.69%) BDD
24 45 (13.39%) Web Services
25 41 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
25 41 (12.20%) WCF
26 40 (11.90%) Visual Studio
26 40 (11.90%) 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 25 (7.44%) CMS
2 17 (5.06%) Umbraco
3 8 (2.38%) IIS
4 3 (0.89%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.89%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.60%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.30%) Kentico
6 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.30%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Acrobat
1 3 (0.89%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.30%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 92 (27.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (3.57%) GitHub
3 3 (0.89%) Office 365
4 2 (0.60%) Google Play
4 2 (0.60%) npm
5 1 (0.30%) Amazon Alexa
5 1 (0.30%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.30%) Azure Functions
5 1 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.30%) PaaS
5 1 (0.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.19%) HTTP
1 4 (1.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (52.08%) SQL Server
2 13 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (3.27%) Azure SQL Database
4 11 (3.27%) SQL Server 2016
5 9 (2.68%) Power BI
6 6 (1.79%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.19%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.19%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.60%) MySQL
9 2 (0.60%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.60%) RavenDB
9 2 (0.60%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.60%) Redis
10 1 (0.30%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.30%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 40 (11.90%) Visual Studio
2 31 (9.23%) Git (software)
3 18 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (4.46%) TeamCity
5 13 (3.87%) JIRA
5 13 (3.87%) Selenium
6 12 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
7 11 (3.27%) Visual Studio Coded UI
8 10 (2.98%) NUnit
9 8 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
10 7 (2.08%) MSTest
11 6 (1.79%) NCrunch
12 5 (1.49%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.89%) ReSharper
14 2 (0.60%) Bower
14 2 (0.60%) gulp
14 2 (0.60%) Jasmine
14 2 (0.60%) Karma Test Runner
14 2 (0.60%) Moq
14 2 (0.60%) PhantomJS
General
1 69 (20.54%) Finance
2 26 (7.74%) Retail
3 14 (4.17%) Banking
4 8 (2.38%) Investment Banking
5 7 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.79%) Marketing
7 5 (1.49%) Electronics
7 5 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.19%) Front Office
9 3 (0.89%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.89%) Legal
10 2 (0.60%) Back Office
11 1 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Law
11 1 (0.30%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (100.00%) .NET
1 336 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 190 (56.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 118 (35.12%) AngularJS
4 104 (30.95%) HTML
5 101 (30.06%) CSS
6 96 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 90 (26.79%) .NET Framework
8 78 (23.21%) jQuery
9 67 (19.94%) Entity Framework
10 49 (14.58%) React
11 45 (13.39%) Web Services
12 41 (12.20%) WCF
13 37 (11.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 31 (9.23%) ASP.NET Core
15 27 (8.04%) RESTful
16 25 (7.44%) HTML5
17 23 (6.85%) REST
18 22 (6.55%) XML
19 20 (5.95%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 28 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (2.68%) Blog
4 7 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (1.49%) Fintech
5 5 (1.49%) Fixed Income
6 4 (1.19%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.19%) NHS
6 4 (1.19%) User Experience
7 3 (0.89%) N-Tier
7 3 (0.89%) Reinsurance
8 2 (0.60%) iPhone
9 1 (0.30%) Derivative
9 1 (0.30%) Equities
9 1 (0.30%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.30%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.30%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.30%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.38%) Windows
2 5 (1.49%) Android
3 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 252 (75.00%) MVC
2 159 (47.32%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (21.13%) Scrum
4 63 (18.75%) Web Development
5 62 (18.45%) TDD
6 50 (14.88%) OO
7 46 (13.69%) BDD
8 41 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
9 40 (11.90%) E-Commerce
10 33 (9.82%) SDLC
10 33 (9.82%) Test Automation
11 28 (8.33%) Unit Testing
12 25 (7.44%) Software Engineering
13 21 (6.25%) OOP
14 19 (5.65%) SOLID
15 17 (5.06%) Analytical Thinking
15 17 (5.06%) Microservices
16 16 (4.76%) Mentoring
16 16 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
17 15 (4.46%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 336 (100.00%) C#
2 167 (49.70%) JavaScript
3 134 (39.88%) SQL
4 32 (9.52%) T-SQL
5 17 (5.06%) TypeScript
6 16 (4.76%) VB.NET
7 14 (4.17%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.49%) Python
9 4 (1.19%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.19%) VB
10 3 (0.89%) C++
11 2 (0.60%) ES6
11 2 (0.60%) R
12 1 (0.30%) Java
12 1 (0.30%) VBA
12 1 (0.30%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (4.46%) Degree
2 8 (2.38%) SC Cleared
2 8 (2.38%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.49%) SLA
2 4 (1.19%) QA
3 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.60%) PMO
3 2 (0.60%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (1.49%) Docker
2 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 95 (28.27%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.46%) Oracle
3 5 (1.49%) SAP
4 4 (1.19%) Xamarin
5 3 (0.89%) Adobe
5 3 (0.89%) Google
6 2 (0.60%) Bloomberg
6 2 (0.60%) Twitter
7 1 (0.30%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.30%) Reuters
7 1 (0.30%) Telerik
7 1 (0.30%) Workday