Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for ASP.NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ASP.NET over the 6 months to 18 November 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 ASP.NET
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 54 37
Rank change year-on-year -11 -17 -6
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET 141 211 212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.94% 3.40% 4.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 12.18% 13.35% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 142 152
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £354
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.20% +9.00%
10th Percentile £266 £225 £258
90th Percentile £510 £449 £503
England median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 8 6
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -18.99% +20.76%
10th Percentile £20.88 £19.90 £22.00
90th Percentile £37.28 £28.89 £38.05
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +6.25% +7.99% -1.23%

ASP.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1158 1580 1122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 24.17% 25.43% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 767 970 684
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £213
90th Percentile £563 £514 £500
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 17 32
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.96% -19.57% +3.98%
10th Percentile £18.38 £10.40 £11.08
90th Percentile £41.15 £39.82 £43.78
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +9.49%

ASP.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing ASP.NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET in the West Midlands

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET in the West Midlands

ASP.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET in the West Midlands

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET in the West Midlands

ASP.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ASP.NET in the West Midlands

ASP.NET
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Coventry -4 43 £400 +13.48% 10
Birmingham +1 37 £331 -5.36% 9
Warwickshire +6 29 £290 -10.77% 7
Herefordshire +6 6 £325 +16.07%
Staffordshire -6 4 £400 +23.08% 8
Walsall - 2 £275 - 1
Worcestershire +7 1 £350 -6.67% 3
Shropshire +5 1 £375 +13.64% 2
Solihull 0 1 £325 - 3
Kingswinford - 1 £475 -
ASP.NET
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ASP.NET.

1 140 (99.29%) .NET
2 119 (84.40%) C#
3 105 (74.47%) MVC
4 80 (56.74%) SQL Server
5 79 (56.03%) CSS
6 77 (54.61%) HTML
6 77 (54.61%) JavaScript
7 70 (49.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 58 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (39.01%) SQL
10 49 (34.75%) .NET Framework
11 47 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 39 (27.66%) Microsoft Azure
13 36 (25.53%) jQuery
14 34 (24.11%) Microsoft
15 31 (21.99%) Web Services
15 31 (21.99%) Entity Framework
16 26 (18.44%) Git (software)
17 25 (17.73%) BDD
17 25 (17.73%) AngularJS
18 24 (17.02%) TDD
19 23 (16.31%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (16.31%) SOLID
20 21 (14.89%) Web Development
21 20 (14.18%) Dapper ORM
21 20 (14.18%) Scrum
22 19 (13.48%) T-SQL
22 19 (13.48%) Kanban
23 18 (12.77%) Windows
24 17 (12.06%) SharePoint

ASP.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (12.06%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.96%) Umbraco
3 6 (4.26%) IIS
4 5 (3.55%) Skype for Business
5 4 (2.84%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.13%) CMS
6 3 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.71%) Confluence
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (0.71%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 39 (27.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.84%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (2.13%) IaaS
4 3 (2.13%) PaaS
5 2 (1.42%) Office 365
5 2 (1.42%) SaaS
6 1 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.71%) GitHub
6 1 (0.71%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.71%) Google Play
6 1 (0.71%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.71%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.55%) Internet
1 5 (3.55%) Intranet
2 1 (0.71%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (56.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (4.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (3.55%) NoSQL
5 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (2.84%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.42%) MS Access
8 2 (1.42%) MySQL
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.42%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.71%) OLAP
9 1 (0.71%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 26 (18.44%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.26%) Subversion
2 6 (4.26%) Visual Studio
3 4 (2.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (2.84%) TortoiseSVN
4 2 (1.42%) JIRA
4 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.71%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.71%) GoCD
5 1 (0.71%) Moq
5 1 (0.71%) NUnit
5 1 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.71%) PostCSS
5 1 (0.71%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (7.09%) Automotive
2 7 (4.96%) Finance
3 6 (4.26%) Advertising
4 5 (3.55%) Retail
5 3 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Marketing
6 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 130 (92.20%) Developer
2 74 (52.48%) .NET Developer
3 40 (28.37%) C# Developer
4 31 (21.99%) ASP.NET Developer
4 31 (21.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (12.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (9.22%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (7.80%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 11 (7.80%) Web Developer
8 9 (6.38%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.67%) SQL Developer
10 7 (4.96%) Azure Developer
11 6 (4.26%) CRM Developer
11 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Developer
11 6 (4.26%) Senior C# Developer
11 6 (4.26%) Software Developer
12 5 (3.55%) Sitecore Developer
13 4 (2.84%) Angular Developer
13 4 (2.84%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 4 (2.84%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (99.29%) .NET
2 79 (56.03%) CSS
3 77 (54.61%) HTML
4 70 (49.65%) ASP.NET MVC
5 49 (34.75%) .NET Framework
6 47 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 36 (25.53%) jQuery
8 31 (21.99%) Entity Framework
8 31 (21.99%) Web Services
9 25 (17.73%) AngularJS
10 20 (14.18%) Dapper ORM
11 17 (12.06%) HTML5
11 17 (12.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (11.35%) CSS3
13 14 (9.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 14 (9.93%) LINQ
14 10 (7.09%) Ajax
14 10 (7.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 10 (7.09%) RESTful
15 9 (6.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.93%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (9.22%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.55%) User Experience
4 4 (2.84%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.42%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.42%) Learning Management System
6 2 (1.42%) SCORM
7 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.71%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.77%) Windows
2 13 (9.22%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.13%) Linux
4 2 (1.42%) Unix
4 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.71%) Android
5 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.71%) HPUX
5 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (74.47%) MVC
2 58 (41.13%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (17.73%) BDD
4 24 (17.02%) TDD
5 23 (16.31%) Continuous Integration
5 23 (16.31%) SOLID
6 21 (14.89%) Web Development
7 20 (14.18%) Scrum
8 19 (13.48%) Kanban
9 10 (7.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 9 (6.38%) CRM
10 9 (6.38%) SDLC
11 6 (4.26%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (3.55%) Test Automation
13 4 (2.84%) Unit Testing
13 4 (2.84%) Web Application Development
13 4 (2.84%) Workflow
14 3 (2.13%) OO
14 3 (2.13%) Project Management
14 3 (2.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 119 (84.40%) C#
2 77 (54.61%) JavaScript
3 55 (39.01%) SQL
4 19 (13.48%) T-SQL
5 14 (9.93%) VB.NET
6 5 (3.55%) Ruby
7 4 (2.84%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.42%) VBA
9 1 (0.71%) ES6
9 1 (0.71%) Java
9 1 (0.71%) Perl
9 1 (0.71%) Python
9 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.71%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (8.51%) Degree
2 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (3.55%) MCTS
4 4 (2.84%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.71%) MCPD
6 1 (0.71%) MCSD
6 1 (0.71%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.71%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.71%) Docker
1 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 34 (24.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.26%) Sitecore
3 4 (2.84%) Google
3 4 (2.84%) Oracle
4 3 (2.13%) DevExpress
4 3 (2.13%) Telerik
5 2 (1.42%) GoCardless
5 2 (1.42%) Tableau
5 2 (1.42%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.71%) Altova
6 1 (0.71%) Apple
6 1 (0.71%) BT
6 1 (0.71%) Facebook
6 1 (0.71%) Informatica
6 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.71%) VMware