The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Classic ASP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Classic ASP over the 3 months to 29 June 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 Active Server Pages (Classic ASP)
England > West Midlands
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 140 114
Rank change year-on-year +25 -26  
Contract jobs citing Classic ASP 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.24% 0.067% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.98% 0.26% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
West Midlands median daily rate £293 £410 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.65% +36.66%  
England median daily rate £375 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +11.94% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
West Midlands median hourly rate £34.50 £36.50 £39.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.47% -7.71%  
10th Percentile £27.53 £34.75 £36.55
90th Percentile £40.03 £38.25 £42.55
England median hourly rate £34.50 £37.75 £39.55
% change year-on-year -8.60% -4.55%  

Classic ASP is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 509 771 554
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 24.71% 25.72% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1494 2058 1486
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.63%  
10th Percentile £263 £240 £213
90th Percentile £553 £510 £438
England median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 56 62
West Midlands median hourly rate £31.00 £24.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.16% +1.05%  
10th Percentile £25.00 £22.00 £21.88
90th Percentile £40.25 £38.75 £42.55
England median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £37.45
% change year-on-year +15.27% -3.87%  

Classic ASP
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Classic ASP in the West Midlands

Classic ASP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Classic ASP in the West Midlands

Classic ASP
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 Classic ASP in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Classic ASP in the West Midlands

Classic ASP
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 Classic ASP within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +8 4 - -
Coventry - 1 £293 -
Classic ASP
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Classic ASP 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 Classic ASP.

1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) Ajax
2 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Razor View Engine
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) Intranet
4 5 (62.50%) Internet
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
5 4 (50.00%) Automotive
6 3 (37.50%) Degree
7 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (12.50%) RESTful
8 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 1 (12.50%) WCF
8 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Classic ASP
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 7 (87.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
1 5 (62.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Development Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) Ajax
2 7 (87.50%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft