The first table below looks at the demand for ASP.NET Web API skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Reading region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
Rank 73 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.094% 0.13% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.45% 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £338 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
220 207 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.58% 26.17% 14.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 83 77
Average daily rate £338 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 2
Average hourly rate £20.50 £15.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ASP.NET Web API
Berkshire

ASP.NET Web API
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

ASP.NET Web API Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

ASP.NET Web API
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

ASP.NET Web API Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) Web Services
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) OO
2 11 (78.57%) OOD
2 11 (78.57%) JSON
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (78.57%) REST
3 10 (71.43%) C#
4 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
5 8 (57.14%) IPTV
5 8 (57.14%) Internet
6 7 (50.00%) Selenium
6 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 5 (35.71%) WCF
8 4 (28.57%) Silverlight
8 4 (28.57%) jQuery
8 4 (28.57%) MVC
9 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
9 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 3 (21.43%) SQL
9 3 (21.43%) Degree
9 3 (21.43%) MSTest
9 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
9 3 (21.43%) Node.js
9 3 (21.43%) Backbone.js
10 2 (14.29%) Time Management
10 2 (14.29%) WPF
10 2 (14.29%) RESTful
10 2 (14.29%) T-SQL

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (21.43%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Selenium
2 3 (21.43%) MSTest
3 1 (7.14%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Development Engineer
1 10 (71.43%) Software Development Engineer
1 10 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Test Automation Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Test Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) Web Services
2 11 (78.57%) JSON
2 11 (78.57%) REST
3 5 (35.71%) WCF
4 4 (28.57%) Silverlight
4 4 (28.57%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) Backbone.js
6 2 (14.29%) WPF
6 2 (14.29%) RESTful
6 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 1 (7.14%) Ajax
7 1 (7.14%) HTML
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) XML
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) IPTV
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) OO
1 11 (78.57%) OOD
2 7 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft