The table below looks at the statistics for ASP.NET Web API skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
Rank 53 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.82% 0.27% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.73% 1.07% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 - -
ASP.NET Web API
West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
161 187 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.90% 25.00% 30.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 106 145
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% -84.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

ASP.NET Web API
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

ASP.NET Web API Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ASP.NET Web API
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

ASP.NET Web API Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 9 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) WCF
3 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
4 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (66.67%) Entity Framework
4 6 (66.67%) BDD
4 6 (66.67%) NoSQL
5 5 (55.56%) Node.js
5 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 5 (55.56%) RESTful
5 5 (55.56%) Web Application Development
5 5 (55.56%) Ruby
6 3 (33.33%) HTML
7 2 (22.22%) CSS
7 2 (22.22%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) XML
7 2 (22.22%) Scrum
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 2 (22.22%) WPF
7 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 1 (11.11%) REST
8 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
8 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (55.56%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Developer
3 5 (55.56%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Engineering Manager
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Web Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Web Team Leader
4 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
1 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
1 8 (88.89%) WCF
2 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
3 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (66.67%) Entity Framework
4 5 (55.56%) RESTful
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) WPF
6 2 (22.22%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (22.22%) XML
6 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (11.11%) ServiceStack
7 1 (11.11%) NancyFx
7 1 (11.11%) REST
7 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
7 1 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (11.11%) DOM
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
3 6 (66.67%) BDD
4 5 (55.56%) Web Application Development
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 1 (11.11%) Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (11.11%) Web Development
6 1 (11.11%) User Stories
6 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) VB
3 1 (11.11%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft