Period
to 20 August 2017

The median contractor rate for a C# ASP.NET Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

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
20 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 481 482 344
Rank change year-on-year +1 -138 -76
Contract jobs requiring a C# ASP.NET Developer 399 498 742
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.42% 0.46% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.48% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 404 571
UK median daily rate £350 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +0.72% +2.96%
10th Percentile £268 £263 £263
90th Percentile £488 £514 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £325
% change year-on-year - +3.85% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +27.41% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year +4.65% +27.41% -3.57%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 90733 102986 106909
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.88% 94.94% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 58936 67144 66808
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £255 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £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 2779 3115 4146
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.58% +6.35% +5.09%
10th Percentile £10.86 £10.38 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £46.33 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year -5.26% +9.64% +2.91%

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 20 August 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# ASP.NET Developer over the 6 months to 20 August 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 20 August 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 -21 372 £350 - 197
UK excluding London +52 282 £338 - 155
London -50 114 £425 -5.56% 47
North of England +72 89 £330 -1.86% 53
South East -13 70 £350 +2.94% 32
Midlands +54 56 £303 -6.92% 30
Yorkshire +47 49 £330 +1.54% 19
North West +37 39 £338 - 33
South West -21 35 £350 - 16
East Midlands +6 34 £303 +32.97% 19
West Midlands +44 22 £313 -10.71% 11
Scotland +47 20 £370 +5.71% 3
East of England -28 9 £330 +1.54% 19
Wales +7 4 £363 +11.54% 2
North East +49 1 £375 +8.70% 1

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 2017, C# ASP.NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring C# ASP.NET Developer in the job title.

1 399 (100.00%) C#
1 399 (100.00%) .NET
1 399 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 307 (76.94%) MVC
3 272 (68.17%) SQL Server
4 243 (60.90%) JavaScript
5 212 (53.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 190 (47.62%) HTML
7 182 (45.61%) CSS
8 178 (44.61%) Agile Software Development
9 146 (36.59%) jQuery
10 143 (35.84%) SQL
11 142 (35.59%) AngularJS
12 134 (33.58%) ASP.NET Web API
13 114 (28.57%) .NET Framework
14 88 (22.06%) TDD
15 86 (21.55%) Scrum
16 82 (20.55%) Microsoft
17 81 (20.30%) HTML5
18 68 (17.04%) Entity Framework
19 67 (16.79%) WCF
20 66 (16.54%) Finance
21 62 (15.54%) Web Services
22 57 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 56 (14.04%) Web Development
24 53 (13.28%) Ajax
25 50 (12.53%) Microsoft Azure
26 49 (12.28%) CSS3
27 47 (11.78%) Continuous Integration
27 47 (11.78%) Git (software)

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 31 (7.77%) CMS
2 14 (3.51%) Umbraco
3 12 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
4 10 (2.51%) IIS
5 7 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.50%) EPiServer
6 6 (1.50%) NServiceBus
7 5 (1.25%) Confluence
8 4 (1.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.50%) Drupal
9 2 (0.50%) WordPress
10 1 (0.25%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.25%) Kentico
10 1 (0.25%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (12.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (5.01%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.01%) GitHub
4 9 (2.26%) SaaS
5 8 (2.01%) PaaS
6 5 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.50%) IaaS
7 2 (0.50%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.25%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.75%) Intranet
2 4 (1.00%) Internet
3 3 (0.75%) HTTP
3 3 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.50%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.50%) SMTP
5 1 (0.25%) ATM
5 1 (0.25%) Extranet
5 1 (0.25%) FTP
5 1 (0.25%) NFC
5 1 (0.25%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (68.17%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 27 (6.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (5.01%) SQL Server 2016
5 18 (4.51%) NoSQL
6 15 (3.76%) Oracle Database
7 14 (3.51%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (2.51%) MongoDB
9 9 (2.26%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (2.01%) Hadoop
10 8 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (1.50%) MySQL
12 5 (1.25%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.75%) RDBMS
13 3 (0.75%) Redis
13 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 47 (11.78%) Git (software)
2 46 (11.53%) Visual Studio
3 41 (10.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (4.76%) TeamCity
5 15 (3.76%) Octopus Deploy
6 12 (3.01%) NUnit
7 9 (2.26%) Moq
8 8 (2.01%) JIRA
8 8 (2.01%) MSTest
8 8 (2.01%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (1.75%) Subversion
10 4 (1.00%) JSUnit
11 3 (0.75%) GoCD
11 3 (0.75%) gulp
11 3 (0.75%) Jenkins
11 3 (0.75%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.75%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (0.75%) Selenium
12 2 (0.50%) git-flow
12 2 (0.50%) Log4Net
General
1 66 (16.54%) Finance
2 28 (7.02%) Banking
3 17 (4.26%) Retail
4 15 (3.76%) Investment Banking
5 14 (3.51%) Electronics
5 14 (3.51%) Marketing
6 13 (3.26%) Manufacturing
7 12 (3.01%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.01%) Front Office
8 8 (2.01%) Law
9 3 (0.75%) Legal
10 2 (0.50%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.50%) Automotive
10 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) Back Office
11 1 (0.25%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 399 (100.00%) .NET
1 399 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 212 (53.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 190 (47.62%) HTML
4 182 (45.61%) CSS
5 146 (36.59%) jQuery
6 142 (35.59%) AngularJS
7 134 (33.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 114 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 81 (20.30%) HTML5
10 68 (17.04%) Entity Framework
11 67 (16.79%) WCF
12 62 (15.54%) Web Services
13 57 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 53 (13.28%) Ajax
15 49 (12.28%) CSS3
16 41 (10.28%) REST
17 38 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 36 (9.02%) JSON
18 36 (9.02%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (9.27%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (3.01%) Hedge funds
3 11 (2.76%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.51%) Equities
4 10 (2.51%) Fixed Income
5 9 (2.26%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.75%) Blog
6 7 (1.75%) Public Cloud
6 7 (1.75%) User Experience
7 6 (1.50%) Fintech
7 6 (1.50%) iPad
8 5 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.75%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.75%) W3C
10 1 (0.25%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.25%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.25%) Spread Betting
10 1 (0.25%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.26%) Windows
2 4 (1.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.75%) Unix
4 2 (0.50%) Android
5 1 (0.25%) Linux
5 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 307 (76.94%) MVC
2 178 (44.61%) Agile Software Development
3 88 (22.06%) TDD
4 86 (21.55%) Scrum
5 56 (14.04%) Web Development
6 47 (11.78%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (11.03%) Unit Testing
8 32 (8.02%) BDD
9 31 (7.77%) OO
10 29 (7.27%) E-Commerce
11 28 (7.02%) Front End Development
12 26 (6.52%) Microservices
12 26 (6.52%) Test Automation
13 22 (5.51%) Software Engineering
13 22 (5.51%) SOLID
14 18 (4.51%) DevOps
14 18 (4.51%) OOD
15 17 (4.26%) Fund Management
16 16 (4.01%) Kanban
17 15 (3.76%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 399 (100.00%) C#
2 243 (60.90%) JavaScript
3 143 (35.84%) SQL
4 35 (8.77%) T-SQL
5 28 (7.02%) VB.NET
6 24 (6.02%) TypeScript
7 8 (2.01%) Ruby
8 7 (1.75%) PowerShell
9 6 (1.50%) Java
10 5 (1.25%) Scala
10 5 (1.25%) VB
11 4 (1.00%) C++
12 3 (0.75%) C
12 3 (0.75%) XAML
13 2 (0.50%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.50%) VBScript
14 1 (0.25%) PHP
14 1 (0.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (3.76%) Degree
2 9 (2.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (0.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.25%) QA
2 3 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.25%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.25%) MiFID
System Software
1 10 (2.51%) Docker
2 2 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.50%) Kibana
2 2 (0.50%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 82 (20.55%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.02%) Oracle
3 12 (3.01%) SAP
4 11 (2.76%) Sitecore
5 7 (1.75%) DevExpress
5 7 (1.75%) Telerik
6 4 (1.00%) Google
6 4 (1.00%) Twitter
6 4 (1.00%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.50%) New Relic
7 2 (0.50%) Rackspace
7 2 (0.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.50%) RedGate
7 2 (0.50%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.25%) Blue Prism