The table below looks at the statistics for ASP.NET Web API skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET Web API over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
Rank 108 124 131
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 16 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.65% 0.45% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.25% 1.98% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 1
Average daily rate
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£419 £350 £50
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% +600.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £175
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +128.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.00
ASP.NET Web API
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
492 606 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 19.92% 22.95% 19.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 348 226
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 21
Average hourly rate £14.00 £36.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% +80.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £36.00 £12.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £36.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

ASP.NET Web API
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET Web API across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ASP.NET Web API Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

ASP.NET Web API
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API across the Berkshire region.

ASP.NET Web API Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

ASP.NET Web API
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

ASP.NET Web API Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

ASP.NET Web API
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +24 16 £419 +19.64%
Slough - - - -
Windsor - - - - 2
Wokingham - - - - 1
Maidenhead - - - -
ASP.NET Web API
South East

ASP.NET Web API
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ASP.NET Web API also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ASP.NET Web API.

1 22 (88.00%) MVC
1 22 (88.00%) C#
2 21 (84.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 19 (76.00%) .NET
4 16 (64.00%) Inversion of Control
5 15 (60.00%) .NET Framework
6 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (44.00%) TDD
9 9 (36.00%) WCF
9 9 (36.00%) PaaS
9 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
9 9 (36.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 9 (36.00%) Unity DI Container
10 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
10 8 (32.00%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (32.00%) jQuery
11 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 7 (28.00%) MSTest
11 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (28.00%) C++
12 6 (24.00%) SQL
12 6 (24.00%) VC++
12 6 (24.00%) Integration Testing
13 5 (20.00%) Finance
13 5 (20.00%) Scrum
13 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS

ASP.NET Web API
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing ASP.NET Web API also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ASP.NET Web API. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (36.00%) PaaS
3 2 (8.00%) GitHub
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) MSTest
2 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 7 (28.00%) C++ Developer
3 7 (28.00%) C# Developer
4 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 19 (76.00%) .NET
3 15 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 9 (36.00%) WCF
4 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (36.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 9 (36.00%) Unity DI Container
5 8 (32.00%) jQuery
6 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 5 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (12.00%) MFC
10 2 (8.00%) ActiveX
10 2 (8.00%) RESTful
10 2 (8.00%) NHibernate
10 2 (8.00%) Kendo UI
11 1 (4.00%) SignalR
11 1 (4.00%) AutoMapper
11 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) MVC
2 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (44.00%) TDD
4 8 (32.00%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (24.00%) Integration Testing
6 5 (20.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.00%) Web Design
8 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (4.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) C#
2 7 (28.00%) C++
3 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 6 (24.00%) VC++
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Telerik