The table below looks at the statistics for ASP.NET Web API skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
Rank 390 463 573
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +110
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 237 123 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.23% 0.023%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.51% 0.81% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 102 8
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £325 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £175
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +128.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £30.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15734 15245 15428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.02% 29.00% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 10384 9914 9250
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 280 393
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £18.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

ASP.NET Web API
Jobs Demand Trend

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

ASP.NET Web API Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ASP.NET Web API
Daily Rate Trend

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

ASP.NET Web API Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ASP.NET Web API
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API within the UK over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

ASP.NET Web API Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ASP.NET Web API
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET Web API within the UK.

ASP.NET Web API Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ASP.NET Web API
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API within the UK over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +56 213 £350 -12.50% 151
London +26 101 £400 - 48
Yorkshire +32 38 £328 +9.16% 19
South East -18 35 £350 -12.50% 36
West Yorkshire - 34 £328 - 14
Leeds - 32 £328 - 9
Reading +25 16 £419 +19.64%
City of London +17 16 £350 -12.50% 18
Berkshire +14 16 £419 +19.64% 3
North West -3 13 £325 +18.18% 16
Scotland -1 11 £250 -33.33% 4
Oxfordshire - 9 £308 - 6
Manchester - 9 £325 - 7
West Midlands -7 8 £320 -14.66% 6
Wales - 7 £300 - 7
South Wales - 7 £300 - 6
Coventry - 7 £320 - 3
South West -31 6 £328 +9.16% 8
East Midlands - 6 £338 - 7
Oxford - 5 £350 -
Cardiff - 5 £300 - 2
East of England -29 4 £394 -1.56% 4
Nottinghamshire - 4 £350 - 1
Nottingham - 4 £350 - 1
North Yorkshire +5 3 £290 -3.33% 2
Edinburgh -1 3 £310 -17.33% 2
Hertfordshire -18 3 £338 -44.44% 1
York - 3 £290 - 1
Merseyside -2 2 £142 -48.54% 3
Liverpool -4 2 £142 -48.54% 2

ASP.NET Web API
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 358 (96.76%) .NET
2 336 (90.81%) C#
3 270 (72.97%) MVC
4 263 (71.08%) ASP.NET
5 214 (57.84%) Agile Software Development
6 205 (55.41%) JavaScript
7 189 (51.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 187 (50.54%) SQL Server
9 177 (47.84%) TDD
10 141 (38.11%) .NET Framework
10 141 (38.11%) HTML
11 137 (37.03%) jQuery
12 121 (32.70%) WCF
13 117 (31.62%) Scrum
14 110 (29.73%) CSS
15 107 (28.92%) Microsoft
16 105 (28.38%) SQL
17 97 (26.22%) BDD
18 91 (24.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 91 (24.59%) Web Services
19 87 (23.51%) REST
20 86 (23.24%) AngularJS
21 80 (21.62%) RESTful
22 67 (18.11%) HTML5
23 65 (17.57%) Finance
24 62 (16.76%) NUnit
25 60 (16.22%) T-SQL
25 60 (16.22%) KnockoutJS
26 59 (15.95%) SQL Server 2008
26 59 (15.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4

ASP.NET Web API
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 19 (5.14%) CMS
2 16 (4.32%) Node.js
3 14 (3.78%) Sitecore CMS
4 13 (3.51%) IIS
5 12 (3.24%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.89%) Umbraco
7 6 (1.62%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.35%) ArcGIS
9 4 (1.08%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.54%) JBoss
10 2 (0.54%) TIBCO EMS
11 1 (0.27%) DNN
11 1 (0.27%) Confluence
Applications
1 26 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 48 (12.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.24%) PaaS
3 6 (1.62%) SaaS
4 4 (1.08%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.81%) GitHub
6 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 34 (9.19%) HTTP
2 3 (0.81%) Internet
3 2 (0.54%) GPRS
3 2 (0.54%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.54%) DNS
3 2 (0.54%) SSL
4 1 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 187 (50.54%) SQL Server
2 59 (15.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (11.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (7.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (3.51%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.24%) MongoDB
7 10 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (2.16%) MarkLogic
10 6 (1.62%) MS Access
11 4 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.08%) Big Data
11 4 (1.08%) MySQL
12 3 (0.81%) SQLite
12 3 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.81%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.81%) PowerCenter
12 3 (0.81%) QlikView
12 3 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 62 (16.76%) NUnit
2 50 (13.51%) SpecFlow
3 43 (11.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (8.92%) Visual Studio
5 22 (5.95%) Moq
5 22 (5.95%) Git (software)
6 20 (5.41%) MSTest
7 19 (5.14%) Rhino Mocks
8 18 (4.86%) TeamCity
9 14 (3.78%) Selenium
10 13 (3.51%) Subversion
10 13 (3.51%) Jasmine
11 12 (3.24%) JIRA
12 6 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
12 6 (1.62%) Grunt
12 6 (1.62%) Karma Test Runner
12 6 (1.62%) Bower
13 5 (1.35%) Jenkins
14 4 (1.08%) MSBuild
15 3 (0.81%) Cucumber
General
1 65 (17.57%) Finance
2 15 (4.05%) Banking
3 7 (1.89%) Advertising
3 7 (1.89%) Back Office
4 6 (1.62%) Games
5 4 (1.08%) Front Office
5 4 (1.08%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.08%) Marketing
6 3 (0.81%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.81%) Publishing
7 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.54%) Retail
7 2 (0.54%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.54%) Billing
7 2 (0.54%) Electronics
8 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.27%) Law
8 1 (0.27%) Legal
8 1 (0.27%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 329 (88.92%) Developer
2 200 (54.05%) .NET Developer
3 97 (26.22%) C# Developer
4 64 (17.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 44 (11.89%) Senior Developer
5 44 (11.89%) Web Developer
6 32 (8.65%) Senior .NET Developer
7 24 (6.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (6.22%) ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (5.68%) Agile .NET Developer
10 19 (5.14%) Software Developer
10 19 (5.14%) .NET Web Developer
11 16 (4.32%) Lead Developer
12 13 (3.51%) Lead .NET Developer
13 12 (3.24%) SQL Developer
13 12 (3.24%) Architect
13 12 (3.24%) Senior C# Developer
13 12 (3.24%) C# Web Developer
14 11 (2.97%) Agile C# Developer
15 9 (2.43%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 358 (96.76%) .NET
2 263 (71.08%) ASP.NET
3 189 (51.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 141 (38.11%) .NET Framework
4 141 (38.11%) HTML
5 137 (37.03%) jQuery
6 121 (32.70%) WCF
7 110 (29.73%) CSS
8 91 (24.59%) Web Services
8 91 (24.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 87 (23.51%) REST
10 86 (23.24%) AngularJS
11 80 (21.62%) RESTful
12 67 (18.11%) HTML5
13 60 (16.22%) KnockoutJS
14 59 (15.95%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 53 (14.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 50 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
17 49 (13.24%) Ajax
18 48 (12.97%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.11%) Inversion of Control
2 24 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.22%) NHS
4 12 (3.24%) N-Tier
5 10 (2.70%) Visualisation
6 8 (2.16%) Computer Science
7 7 (1.89%) Open Source
7 7 (1.89%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.62%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.08%) GIS
9 4 (1.08%) W3C
10 3 (0.81%) User Experience
11 2 (0.54%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.54%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.54%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.54%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.54%) DTV
11 2 (0.54%) Blog
11 2 (0.54%) Statistical Arbitrage
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.49%) Windows
2 3 (0.81%) Android
2 3 (0.81%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.54%) UNIX
4 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.27%) Linux
4 1 (0.27%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (72.97%) MVC
2 214 (57.84%) Agile Software Development
3 177 (47.84%) TDD
4 117 (31.62%) Scrum
5 97 (26.22%) BDD
6 52 (14.05%) Web Development
7 47 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
8 43 (11.62%) Dependency Injection
8 43 (11.62%) OO
9 30 (8.11%) Unit Testing
10 28 (7.57%) Automated Testing
11 26 (7.03%) Software Engineering
12 23 (6.22%) Domain-Driven Design
13 20 (5.41%) Kanban
14 15 (4.05%) CQRS
14 15 (4.05%) E-Commerce
14 15 (4.05%) SOA
15 14 (3.78%) Responsive Web Design
16 13 (3.51%) MVVM
17 12 (3.24%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 336 (90.81%) C#
2 205 (55.41%) JavaScript
3 105 (28.38%) SQL
4 60 (16.22%) T-SQL
5 22 (5.95%) Java
6 9 (2.43%) C++
7 7 (1.89%) VB
7 7 (1.89%) VC++
7 7 (1.89%) TypeScript
8 6 (1.62%) Ruby
9 5 (1.35%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.08%) C
10 4 (1.08%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.08%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.54%) R
11 2 (0.54%) PHP
11 2 (0.54%) XQuery
12 1 (0.27%) XAML
12 1 (0.27%) Python
12 1 (0.27%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (3.24%) Degree
2 7 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.81%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.27%) MCTS
5 1 (0.27%) MCP
5 1 (0.27%) MCAD
5 1 (0.27%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.97%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) HL7
3 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.81%) Control-M
2 1 (0.27%) WMI
2 1 (0.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.27%) SCOM
2 1 (0.27%) Puppet
2 1 (0.27%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.27%) logstash
Vendors
1 107 (28.92%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.59%) Sitecore
3 10 (2.70%) Telerik
4 9 (2.43%) Oracle
5 6 (1.62%) Google
5 6 (1.62%) Twitter
6 5 (1.35%) EPiServer
7 4 (1.08%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.08%) Splunk
8 3 (0.81%) SAP
8 3 (0.81%) Informatica
8 3 (0.81%) Facebook
9 2 (0.54%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.54%) ESRI
9 2 (0.54%) Infragistics
9 2 (0.54%) Serena
9 2 (0.54%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.27%) Tableau
10 1 (0.27%) New Relic
10 1 (0.27%) JD Edwards
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