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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
Rank 299 433 491
Rank change year-on-year
+134 +58
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 413 181 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.32% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.51% 1.17% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 134 77
Average daily rate
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£358 £350 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £267 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 - £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.80 - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - -

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
16449 15532 15196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.15% 27.80% 29.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 11194 9877 9773
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 213 261
Average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.78% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £19.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £71.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

ASP.NET Web API Hourly Rate Histogram 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 4 September 2015. 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 +138 388 £350 - 294
London +75 150 £400 - 76
South East +9 63 £368 +13.07% 71
Yorkshire +2 53 £325 +6.55% 15
West Yorkshire -3 42 £325 -0.76% 8
Leeds -5 41 £325 -0.76% 4
South West +19 32 £338 +2.27% 29
East of England +32 31 £375 +11.94% 25
City of London +17 29 £413 +3.12% 5
North West -15 27 £340 +4.61% 34
East Midlands +12 24 £294 -21.66% 13
Cheshire +6 21 £340 +51.11% 10
Warrington +1 19 £340 +51.11% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 18 £375 +27.11% 7
Wales -3 18 £493 - 7
South Wales +4 17 £493 - 6
Bristol - 17 £350 - 4
Surrey +12 14 £315 +5.00% 9
Cambridge +6 14 £350 +18.64% 5
Kent +14 13 £350 -12.50% 15
Newport - 13 £493 -
West Sussex -2 11 £385 +28.33% 8
Wiltshire - 11 £325 - 2
Hertfordshire +12 10 £390 - 16
Berkshire -4 10 £350 -5.08% 10
Hampshire +6 9 £310 -27.05% 12
South Yorkshire - 8 £325 - 1
Leicestershire - 8 £260 - 2
Swindon - 8 £325 - 2
West Midlands +5 7 £400 +25.00% 26

ASP.NET Web API
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 763 (97.70%) .NET
2 664 (85.02%) C#
3 604 (77.34%) MVC
4 520 (66.58%) ASP.NET
5 425 (54.42%) SQL Server
6 410 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
7 361 (46.22%) JavaScript
8 352 (45.07%) ASP.NET MVC
9 296 (37.90%) TDD
10 287 (36.75%) HTML
11 282 (36.11%) jQuery
12 281 (35.98%) .NET Framework
13 280 (35.85%) SQL
14 262 (33.55%) AngularJS
15 252 (32.27%) Scrum
16 245 (31.37%) CSS
17 235 (30.09%) WCF
18 222 (28.43%) Entity Framework
19 191 (24.46%) Web Services
20 155 (19.85%) Microsoft
21 140 (17.93%) REST
22 131 (16.77%) HTML5
23 129 (16.52%) BDD
24 120 (15.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 119 (15.24%) RESTful
26 113 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
27 112 (14.34%) Visual Studio
28 109 (13.96%) Microsoft Azure
29 108 (13.83%) Unit Testing
30 107 (13.70%) T-SQL

ASP.NET Web API
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 55 (7.04%) Node.js
2 54 (6.91%) CMS
3 52 (6.66%) IIS
4 43 (5.51%) Umbraco
5 25 (3.20%) Sitecore CMS
6 19 (2.43%) Elasticsearch
7 16 (2.05%) SharePoint
8 11 (1.41%) MQSeries
8 11 (1.41%) Kentico
9 8 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (0.77%) NServiceBus
11 5 (0.64%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.64%) Apache Solr
12 4 (0.51%) Apache
12 4 (0.51%) JBoss
12 4 (0.51%) Sitefinity
13 3 (0.38%) FileNet
14 2 (0.26%) ColdFusion
14 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.26%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 45 (5.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.51%) Photoshop
2 4 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.38%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.13%) MS Project
4 1 (0.13%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.51%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.26%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 109 (13.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (3.59%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.15%) PaaS
4 8 (1.02%) GitHub
4 8 (1.02%) SaaS
5 3 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.38%) IaaS
6 2 (0.26%) Office 365
6 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 33 (4.23%) HTTP
2 6 (0.77%) Internet
3 1 (0.13%) SMPP
3 1 (0.13%) Firewall
3 1 (0.13%) LDAP
3 1 (0.13%) ATM
3 1 (0.13%) GSM
3 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.13%) DNS
3 1 (0.13%) SAN
3 1 (0.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 425 (54.42%) SQL Server
2 82 (10.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 79 (10.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 75 (9.60%) NoSQL
5 68 (8.71%) MongoDB
6 20 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 20 (2.56%) MySQL
7 19 (2.43%) CouchDB
8 15 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (1.66%) Couchbase
10 11 (1.41%) Relational Database
11 10 (1.28%) Big Data
11 10 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
12 9 (1.15%) Azure SQL Database
13 8 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.51%) RavenDB
15 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Power View
16 2 (0.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 2 (0.26%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 113 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 112 (14.34%) Visual Studio
3 80 (10.24%) Git (software)
4 77 (9.86%) NUnit
5 52 (6.66%) Selenium
6 41 (5.25%) TeamCity
6 41 (5.25%) SpecFlow
7 40 (5.12%) Subversion
8 24 (3.07%) Rhino Mocks
9 17 (2.18%) Octopus Deploy
10 15 (1.92%) MSBuild
11 14 (1.79%) Jenkins
11 14 (1.79%) ReSharper
12 12 (1.54%) MSTest
13 10 (1.28%) JIRA
13 10 (1.28%) CruiseControl
14 9 (1.15%) Moq
14 9 (1.15%) Jasmine
15 8 (1.02%) NCover
15 8 (1.02%) Log4Net
General
1 100 (12.80%) Finance
2 48 (6.15%) Banking
3 24 (3.07%) Back Office
4 19 (2.43%) Retail
5 14 (1.79%) Games
6 11 (1.41%) Investment Banking
6 11 (1.41%) Marketing
7 9 (1.15%) Legal
7 9 (1.15%) Front Office
7 9 (1.15%) Telecoms
8 7 (0.90%) Advertising
9 6 (0.77%) Law
10 3 (0.38%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.26%) French Language
12 1 (0.13%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.13%) Automotive
12 1 (0.13%) Electronics
12 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 689 (88.22%) Developer
2 428 (54.80%) .NET Developer
3 159 (20.36%) C# Developer
4 110 (14.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 78 (9.99%) Web Developer
6 72 (9.22%) ASP.NET Developer
7 54 (6.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 53 (6.79%) Senior Developer
9 42 (5.38%) Software Developer
10 34 (4.35%) Agile .NET Developer
11 32 (4.10%) Architect
12 27 (3.46%) Front-End Developer
13 25 (3.20%) .NET Web Developer
14 24 (3.07%) Senior .NET Developer
15 20 (2.56%) Software Engineer
15 20 (2.56%) Applications Developer
16 16 (2.05%) Umbraco Developer
17 15 (1.92%) AWS Developer
17 15 (1.92%) Programmer
17 15 (1.92%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 763 (97.70%) .NET
2 520 (66.58%) ASP.NET
3 352 (45.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 287 (36.75%) HTML
5 282 (36.11%) jQuery
6 281 (35.98%) .NET Framework
7 262 (33.55%) AngularJS
8 245 (31.37%) CSS
9 235 (30.09%) WCF
10 222 (28.43%) Entity Framework
11 191 (24.46%) Web Services
12 140 (17.93%) REST
13 131 (16.77%) HTML5
14 120 (15.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 119 (15.24%) RESTful
16 96 (12.29%) KnockoutJS
17 84 (10.76%) JSON
18 76 (9.73%) CSS3
19 65 (8.32%) Ajax
20 64 (8.19%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (3.84%) User Experience
2 19 (2.43%) N-Tier
3 17 (2.18%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (2.18%) Client/Server
4 16 (2.05%) Inversion of Control
5 15 (1.92%) NHS
6 10 (1.28%) Online Games
7 9 (1.15%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.02%) Mobile Computing
8 8 (1.02%) Tandem
9 7 (0.90%) Derivative
9 7 (0.90%) Hedge funds
9 7 (0.90%) Visualisation
10 5 (0.64%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.64%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.51%) Blog
11 4 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.51%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (0.51%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 73 (9.35%) Windows
2 9 (1.15%) Android
3 8 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (0.90%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.77%) Windows Phone
6 5 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.51%) Linux
8 2 (0.26%) Solaris
9 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 604 (77.34%) MVC
2 410 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
3 296 (37.90%) TDD
4 252 (32.27%) Scrum
5 129 (16.52%) BDD
6 108 (13.83%) Unit Testing
7 90 (11.52%) Continuous Integration
8 86 (11.01%) E-Commerce
9 72 (9.22%) SOA
10 68 (8.71%) OO
11 44 (5.63%) Web Development
12 39 (4.99%) Software Engineering
13 34 (4.35%) Microservices
14 29 (3.71%) Dependency Injection
14 29 (3.71%) Web Application Development
15 26 (3.33%) Continuous Delivery
16 25 (3.20%) Business Intelligence
17 24 (3.07%) Responsive Web Design
18 22 (2.82%) Domain-Driven Design
19 21 (2.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 664 (85.02%) C#
2 361 (46.22%) JavaScript
3 280 (35.85%) SQL
4 107 (13.70%) T-SQL
5 52 (6.66%) TypeScript
6 39 (4.99%) Java
7 23 (2.94%) Ruby
8 17 (2.18%) VB.NET
9 15 (1.92%) PowerShell
10 14 (1.79%) C++
11 12 (1.54%) VB
12 10 (1.28%) Scala
13 9 (1.15%) PHP
14 8 (1.02%) ANSI SQL
14 8 (1.02%) XPath
15 6 (0.77%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.64%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.64%) VB6
17 4 (0.51%) C
17 4 (0.51%) XAML
Qualifications
1 34 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 22 (2.82%) SC Cleared
3 17 (2.18%) Degree
4 2 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (0.26%) MCP
4 2 (0.26%) MCSD
4 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.13%) MCTS
5 1 (0.13%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (1.28%) QA
3 6 (0.77%) HL7
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 7 (0.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.26%) Xen
2 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.13%) vSphere
3 1 (0.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (0.64%) Puppet
1 5 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.38%) Nagios
2 3 (0.38%) SCOM
3 2 (0.26%) Zenoss
3 2 (0.26%) SCCM
4 1 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 155 (19.85%) Microsoft
2 54 (6.91%) Sitecore
3 34 (4.35%) Oracle
4 15 (1.92%) IBM
5 14 (1.79%) EPiServer
6 11 (1.41%) Twitter
6 11 (1.41%) Telerik
7 7 (0.90%) Ektron
7 7 (0.90%) TIBCO
8 6 (0.77%) Xamarin
9 5 (0.64%) Facebook
9 5 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (0.64%) Adobe
10 4 (0.51%) Informatica
10 4 (0.51%) Actimize
11 3 (0.38%) Google
11 3 (0.38%) SAP
12 2 (0.26%) Sybase
12 2 (0.26%) PeopleSoft
12 2 (0.26%) HP
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Guildford
ABRS
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
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London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
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Manchester
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City of London
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Glamorgan
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