The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
Rank 74 66 66
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 6 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.61% 0.23% 1.01%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.53% 0.97% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate £408 £588 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.63% +67.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £326 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.62 - -
ASP.NET Web API
Berkshire

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 Reading region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
237 207 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.01% 24.13% 25.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 123 144
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) C#
3 14 (82.35%) MVC
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
5 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
6 8 (47.06%) Data Protection
6 8 (47.06%) RESTful
6 8 (47.06%) HTML
6 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
6 8 (47.06%) SQL
6 8 (47.06%) CSS
7 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
8 6 (35.29%) Web Services
8 6 (35.29%) WCF
8 6 (35.29%) jQuery
8 6 (35.29%) HTML5
8 6 (35.29%) CSS3
8 6 (35.29%) SDLC
9 5 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (29.41%) Sony
10 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
10 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (17.65%) TDD
12 2 (11.76%) Workflow
12 2 (11.76%) WF
12 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
12 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (11.76%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Mule
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Moq
1 1 (5.88%) MSTest
1 1 (5.88%) NUnit
1 1 (5.88%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 8 (47.06%) C# Developer
4 6 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Agile Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Angular Developer
7 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Azure Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Integration Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Sitecore Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) AngularJS
3 8 (47.06%) CSS
3 8 (47.06%) HTML
3 8 (47.06%) RESTful
4 7 (41.18%) ASP.NET
5 6 (35.29%) CSS3
5 6 (35.29%) HTML5
5 6 (35.29%) jQuery
5 6 (35.29%) WCF
5 6 (35.29%) Web Services
6 5 (29.41%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (11.76%) WF
9 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
9 1 (5.88%) LINQ
9 1 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
9 1 (5.88%) StructureMap
9 1 (5.88%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) MVC
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Data Protection
4 6 (35.29%) SDLC
5 3 (17.65%) TDD
6 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Workflow
7 1 (5.88%) BDD
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.88%) CQRS
7 1 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (5.88%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (5.88%) Process Management
7 1 (5.88%) Scrum
7 1 (5.88%) SOA
7 1 (5.88%) SOLID
7 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Sony
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore