The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
Rank 459 484 582
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +98
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 145 81 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.16% 0.002%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.96% 0.57% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 61 0
Average daily rate
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£355 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £56.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15100 14239 14923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.62% 27.86% 25.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 9730 9049 9104
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £324
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 291 365
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +64 142 £353 -6.00% 136
London +36 72 £390 +7.58% 47
South East -19 23 £325 -18.75% 30
City of London +20 21 £400 +4.91% 8
Yorkshire +10 11 £340 +17.24% 16
Leeds +12 10 £340 +17.24% 7
West Yorkshire +11 10 £340 +17.24% 11
North West - 10 £325 - 13
Oxfordshire - 10 £300 - 5
Berkshire - 9 £325 - 8
West Midlands -2 8 £320 -1.53% 4
South West - 8 £340 - 11
Manchester - 7 £325 - 3
Reading - 7 £450 - 6
East of England - 6 £295 - 6
Cambridgeshire - 4 £295 - 2
Devon - 4 £365 - 1
Exeter - 4 £365 -
East Midlands +2 3 £265 +24.70% 7
Leicestershire - 3 £265 - 5
Leicester - 3 £265 - 1
Oxford - 3 £250 - 2
Birmingham -4 2 £388 - 2
Hampshire -21 2 £400 -0.62% 7
Dorset - 2 £308 - 3
Cheshire - 2 £375 - 4
Cambridge - 2 £295 - 1
Peterborough - 1 £375 - 1
Sheffield - 1 - - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £288 -

ASP.NET Web API
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 268 (96.40%) .NET
2 259 (93.17%) C#
3 201 (72.30%) ASP.NET
4 184 (66.19%) MVC
5 162 (58.27%) JavaScript
6 155 (55.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 144 (51.80%) SQL Server
8 117 (42.09%) TDD
9 110 (39.57%) HTML
10 109 (39.21%) jQuery
11 103 (37.05%) WCF
12 98 (35.25%) .NET Framework
13 95 (34.17%) Scrum
13 95 (34.17%) CSS
14 90 (32.37%) Web Services
15 86 (30.94%) Agile Software Development
16 83 (29.86%) SQL
17 82 (29.50%) Microsoft
18 72 (25.90%) REST
19 62 (22.30%) AngularJS
20 61 (21.94%) BDD
21 56 (20.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 55 (19.78%) KnockoutJS
23 51 (18.35%) SQL Server 2008
23 51 (18.35%) T-SQL
24 48 (17.27%) RESTful
25 45 (16.19%) HTML5
25 45 (16.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
26 44 (15.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 44 (15.83%) Continuous Integration

ASP.NET Web API
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 10 (3.60%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.24%) Node.js
2 9 (3.24%) IIS
3 8 (2.88%) CMS
4 6 (2.16%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.72%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.72%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.36%) DNN
7 1 (0.36%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.36%) nginx
Applications
1 15 (5.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.08%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.36%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 31 (11.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.24%) SaaS
3 7 (2.52%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.08%) PaaS
5 2 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.36%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.40%) HTTP
2 3 (1.08%) Internet
3 2 (0.72%) WEP
3 2 (0.72%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.72%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (51.80%) SQL Server
2 51 (18.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 29 (10.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (4.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (3.96%) NoSQL
6 10 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (2.88%) MySQL
8 8 (2.88%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.16%) MS Access
10 6 (2.16%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.80%) SQLite
11 5 (1.80%) QlikView
12 4 (1.44%) MarkLogic
13 3 (1.08%) Couchbase
13 3 (1.08%) Hadoop
13 3 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (1.08%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 33 (11.87%) NUnit
1 33 (11.87%) SpecFlow
2 26 (9.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 23 (8.27%) Visual Studio
4 22 (7.91%) TeamCity
5 18 (6.47%) Git (software)
6 12 (4.32%) Selenium
7 11 (3.96%) Subversion
7 11 (3.96%) Moq
8 10 (3.60%) MSBuild
9 9 (3.24%) Jenkins
10 8 (2.88%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (2.88%) JIRA
10 8 (2.88%) MSTest
10 8 (2.88%) Rhino Mocks
11 7 (2.52%) Mercurial
11 7 (2.52%) Jasmine
12 4 (1.44%) Calabash
13 3 (1.08%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.08%) Eclipse
General
1 40 (14.39%) Finance
2 21 (7.55%) Banking
3 9 (3.24%) Investment Banking
3 9 (3.24%) Back Office
4 6 (2.16%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.16%) Advertising
5 4 (1.44%) Marketing
5 4 (1.44%) Games
5 4 (1.44%) Front Office
6 3 (1.08%) Electronics
6 3 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.08%) Publishing
7 2 (0.72%) Retail
7 2 (0.72%) Billing
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 248 (89.21%) Developer
2 153 (55.04%) .NET Developer
3 94 (33.81%) C# Developer
4 67 (24.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (11.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 30 (10.79%) Senior Developer
7 28 (10.07%) Web Developer
8 26 (9.35%) Senior .NET Developer
9 24 (8.63%) ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (6.12%) Agile .NET Developer
11 16 (5.76%) Agile C# Developer
12 9 (3.24%) SQL Developer
12 9 (3.24%) Lead Developer
12 9 (3.24%) Software Developer
12 9 (3.24%) Architect
13 8 (2.88%) Programmer
13 8 (2.88%) C# Web Developer
13 8 (2.88%) .NET Web Developer
14 7 (2.52%) .NET Programmer
14 7 (2.52%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (96.40%) .NET
2 201 (72.30%) ASP.NET
3 155 (55.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 110 (39.57%) HTML
5 109 (39.21%) jQuery
6 103 (37.05%) WCF
7 98 (35.25%) .NET Framework
8 95 (34.17%) CSS
9 90 (32.37%) Web Services
10 72 (25.90%) REST
11 62 (22.30%) AngularJS
12 56 (20.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 55 (19.78%) KnockoutJS
14 48 (17.27%) RESTful
15 45 (16.19%) HTML5
15 45 (16.19%) ASP.NET MVC 3
16 44 (15.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 42 (15.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 39 (14.03%) Backbone.js
19 34 (12.23%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (5.04%) Inversion of Control
2 12 (4.32%) NHS
3 9 (3.24%) Computer Science
4 8 (2.88%) N-Tier
5 7 (2.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (2.52%) Blog
5 7 (2.52%) Visualisation
5 7 (2.52%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.16%) Xbox
6 6 (2.16%) Open Source
7 5 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.44%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.08%) Mathematics
9 3 (1.08%) DTV
9 3 (1.08%) CESG
9 3 (1.08%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.72%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.36%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.36%) Statistics
11 1 (0.36%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.27%) Windows
2 4 (1.44%) Android
3 3 (1.08%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.08%) Linux
4 2 (0.72%) UNIX
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (66.19%) MVC
2 117 (42.09%) TDD
3 95 (34.17%) Scrum
4 86 (30.94%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (21.94%) BDD
6 44 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (14.39%) Web Development
8 33 (11.87%) Kanban
9 30 (10.79%) OO
10 29 (10.43%) Unit Testing
11 22 (7.91%) Dependency Injection
12 20 (7.19%) Automated Testing
13 14 (5.04%) SOA
14 12 (4.32%) Domain-Driven Design
15 11 (3.96%) Software Engineering
15 11 (3.96%) Business Intelligence
15 11 (3.96%) E-Commerce
15 11 (3.96%) Responsive Web Design
16 10 (3.60%) Integration Testing
16 10 (3.60%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 259 (93.17%) C#
2 162 (58.27%) JavaScript
3 83 (29.86%) SQL
4 51 (18.35%) T-SQL
5 12 (4.32%) Java
6 7 (2.52%) VB
7 6 (2.16%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.44%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.44%) Ruby
8 4 (1.44%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.44%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.08%) C++
10 2 (0.72%) PHP
10 2 (0.72%) XQuery
11 1 (0.36%) VBScript
11 1 (0.36%) Perl
11 1 (0.36%) C
11 1 (0.36%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.36%) R
11 1 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (5.76%) Degree
2 9 (3.24%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.16%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.72%) MCP
4 2 (0.72%) MCAD
5 1 (0.36%) MCSD
5 1 (0.36%) PhD
5 1 (0.36%) MCTS
5 1 (0.36%) MCITP
5 1 (0.36%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.04%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) HL7
3 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.80%) Control-M
2 1 (0.36%) WMI
2 1 (0.36%) Puppet
2 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 82 (29.50%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.04%) Oracle
2 14 (5.04%) Twitter
3 9 (3.24%) Sitecore
4 8 (2.88%) Telerik
5 5 (1.80%) Splunk
5 5 (1.80%) Informatica
6 4 (1.44%) TIBCO
6 4 (1.44%) SAP
6 4 (1.44%) Google
7 3 (1.08%) EPiServer
7 3 (1.08%) Facebook
7 3 (1.08%) Sybase
8 2 (0.72%) Serena
8 2 (0.72%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.36%) Tableau
9 1 (0.36%) JBoss
9 1 (0.36%) Ab Initio
9 1 (0.36%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.36%) Xamarin
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Rate: £300 - £355 per day
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Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day plus Flexible working hours
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £350 - £360 Per Day
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Leeds
DP Connect
Rate: £325 - £355 per day
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Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £255.00 - £355.00 per day
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
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South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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Essex
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