The table below looks at the statistics for ASP.NET Web API skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
Rank 83 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 10 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.70% 0.15% 0.084%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.62% 0.75% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £375 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.62 - -
ASP.NET Web API
Scotland

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 Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
381 268 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.85% 19.72% 25.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 149 143
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £47.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +251.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

ASP.NET Web API
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

ASP.NET Web API Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

ASP.NET Web API
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

ASP.NET Web API Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) .NET Framework
2 12 (92.31%) Entity Framework
3 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (84.62%) C#
4 10 (76.92%) HTML
4 10 (76.92%) CSS
5 9 (69.23%) jQuery
5 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 9 (69.23%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (61.54%) HTML5
6 8 (61.54%) Scrum
6 8 (61.54%) T-SQL
7 7 (53.85%) MSMQ
7 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (53.85%) User Experience
7 7 (53.85%) Razor View Engine
7 7 (53.85%) NServiceBus
8 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
8 6 (46.15%) OO
9 5 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (38.46%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (38.46%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (38.46%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (69.23%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (53.85%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) TeamCity
2 2 (15.38%) NUnit
2 2 (15.38%) ReSharper
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) git-flow
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (7.69%) Games
1 1 (7.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Web Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Web Developer
3 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (38.46%) C# Developer
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (23.08%) C# Web Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Developer
6 2 (15.38%) HTML Developer
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Azure Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) .NET Framework
2 12 (92.31%) Entity Framework
3 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (76.92%) CSS
4 10 (76.92%) HTML
5 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 9 (69.23%) jQuery
6 8 (61.54%) HTML5
7 7 (53.85%) MSMQ
7 7 (53.85%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (46.15%) AngularJS
9 3 (23.08%) CSS3
9 3 (23.08%) LINQ
9 3 (23.08%) Web Services
10 2 (15.38%) LINQ to SQL
10 2 (15.38%) WCF
11 1 (7.69%) Kendo UI
11 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) User Experience
2 5 (38.46%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (7.69%) VLE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Scrum
4 6 (46.15%) OO
5 5 (38.46%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (38.46%) Domain-Driven Design
5 5 (38.46%) Front End Development
5 5 (38.46%) Secure Coding
5 5 (38.46%) SOLID
5 5 (38.46%) TDD
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 2 (15.38%) SDLC
7 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
7 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 2 (15.38%) Web Development
8 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) C#
3 8 (61.54%) T-SQL
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Telerik