The table below looks at the statistics for ASP.NET Web API skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
Rank 177 177 190
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 19 25 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.34% 0.38% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 1.29% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 8
Average daily rate
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£363 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £326 £446
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £520 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1665 1944 1810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.79% 29.23% 30.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1343 1465 1400
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 24
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.60 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £77.50 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

ASP.NET Web API
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

ASP.NET Web API Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

ASP.NET Web API
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

ASP.NET Web API Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

ASP.NET Web API
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API across the City of London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

ASP.NET Web API Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

ASP.NET Web API
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET Web API across the City of London region.

ASP.NET Web API Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

ASP.NET Web API
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 32 (96.97%) .NET
2 31 (93.94%) ASP.NET
3 30 (90.91%) C#
4 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (78.79%) MVC
6 21 (63.64%) TDD
6 21 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (60.61%) Scrum
8 15 (45.45%) .NET Framework
8 15 (45.45%) WCF
9 14 (42.42%) jQuery
9 14 (42.42%) BDD
10 13 (39.39%) RESTful
10 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (36.36%) HTML
11 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
12 11 (33.33%) CSS
12 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
12 11 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 10 (30.30%) Web Services
13 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
14 9 (27.27%) SQL
14 9 (27.27%) AngularJS
15 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (21.21%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
16 6 (18.18%) Pair Programming
16 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
17 5 (15.15%) NUnit
17 5 (15.15%) Finance

ASP.NET Web API
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 (15.15%) Umbraco
2 4 (12.12%) Kentico
2 4 (12.12%) CMS
3 3 (9.09%) IIS
3 3 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.03%) DNN
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.06%) RavenDB
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (15.15%) NUnit
2 5 (15.15%) MSTest
2 5 (15.15%) Moq
3 3 (9.09%) SpecFlow
3 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.03%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.03%) JIRA
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (3.03%) XMLUnit
4 1 (3.03%) StyleCop
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (93.94%) Developer
2 25 (75.76%) .NET Developer
3 10 (30.30%) C# Developer
4 9 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Web Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Agile .NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (6.06%) C# Web Developer
9 1 (3.03%) C# Application Developer
9 1 (3.03%) .NET Applications Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Umbraco Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Sitecore Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Tester
9 1 (3.03%) Lead .NET Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) .NET
2 31 (93.94%) ASP.NET
3 21 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (45.45%) .NET Framework
4 15 (45.45%) WCF
5 14 (42.42%) jQuery
6 13 (39.39%) RESTful
7 12 (36.36%) HTML
8 11 (33.33%) CSS
8 11 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 10 (30.30%) Web Services
10 9 (27.27%) AngularJS
11 7 (21.21%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 5 (15.15%) REST
12 5 (15.15%) LINQ
12 5 (15.15%) JSON
13 4 (12.12%) XML
13 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (9.09%) AutoMapper
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) N-Tier
1 3 (9.09%) NHS
1 3 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) W3C
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (78.79%) MVC
3 21 (63.64%) TDD
4 20 (60.61%) Scrum
5 14 (42.42%) BDD
6 7 (21.21%) Unit Testing
7 6 (18.18%) Pair Programming
7 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
8 5 (15.15%) E-Commerce
9 4 (12.12%) SOA
9 4 (12.12%) OO
9 4 (12.12%) Dependency Injection
10 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing
11 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
11 2 (6.06%) OOD
11 2 (6.06%) OOP
11 2 (6.06%) CQRS
12 1 (3.03%) Web Application Development
12 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 30 (90.91%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.03%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) HL7
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) WMI
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) EPiServer
3 3 (9.09%) Sitecore
4 1 (3.03%) Twitter
4 1 (3.03%) Telerik