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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
Rank 421 495 594
Rank change year-on-year
+74 +99
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 206 108 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.20% 0.014%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.32% 0.71% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 87 5
Average daily rate
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£350 £390 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £300 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £300
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +33.33%
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
15599 15255 15707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.81% 28.90% 27.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 10184 9888 9397
Average daily rate £375 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 255 391
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £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 29 September 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 29 September 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 +64 188 £350 -10.25% 138
London +46 89 £400 +6.66% 57
South East +1 31 £350 -12.50% 28
Yorkshire +20 27 £328 +9.16% 14
West Yorkshire +18 23 £328 - 9
Leeds +23 21 £328 - 7
City of London +25 16 £400 +6.66% 18
Reading +31 13 £425 +6.25% 3
Berkshire +11 13 £425 +6.25% 6
North West +7 11 £318 +15.45% 15
West Midlands -2 11 £320 -1.53% 5
Oxfordshire - 10 £300 - 7
Coventry 0 9 £320 - 1
Scotland -9 9 £250 -21.87% 2
South West -21 7 £328 +9.16% 8
Manchester - 7 £325 - 8
East of England -36 5 £356 -8.65% 2
Oxford - 5 £250 - 1
East Midlands +5 4 £363 +70.58% 5
Nottingham +12 3 £375 +76.47%
Nottinghamshire +10 3 £375 +76.47%
North Yorkshire +3 3 £290 -3.33% 2
Edinburgh -4 3 £310 -3.12% 2
Cardiff - 3 £350 -
Devon - 3 £340 -
Dorset - 3 £315 - 3
York - 3 £290 - 1
South Wales - 3 £350 - 3
Wales - 3 £350 - 4
Cambridgeshire +1 2 £335 -29.47%

ASP.NET Web API
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 335 (96.26%) .NET
2 317 (91.09%) C#
3 251 (72.13%) ASP.NET
4 250 (71.84%) MVC
5 202 (58.05%) Agile Software Development
6 184 (52.87%) JavaScript
7 178 (51.15%) SQL Server
7 178 (51.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 162 (46.55%) TDD
9 134 (38.51%) HTML
10 131 (37.64%) jQuery
11 127 (36.49%) .NET Framework
12 112 (32.18%) WCF
12 112 (32.18%) Scrum
13 107 (30.75%) CSS
14 105 (30.17%) SQL
15 99 (28.45%) Microsoft
16 91 (26.15%) REST
17 87 (25.00%) AngularJS
18 86 (24.71%) BDD
19 84 (24.14%) Web Services
20 82 (23.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 69 (19.83%) Finance
22 67 (19.25%) RESTful
23 63 (18.10%) KnockoutJS
24 60 (17.24%) HTML5
25 59 (16.95%) T-SQL
26 58 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
26 58 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
27 53 (15.23%) Twitter Bootstrap

ASP.NET Web API
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 18 (5.17%) Node.js
2 15 (4.31%) IIS
3 14 (4.02%) CMS
4 10 (2.87%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.44%) ArcGIS
7 4 (1.15%) Umbraco
7 4 (1.15%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.86%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.57%) TIBCO EMS
9 2 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.29%) Confluence
10 1 (0.29%) DNN
Applications
1 25 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 46 (13.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.45%) PaaS
3 8 (2.30%) SaaS
4 4 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.86%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 28 (8.05%) HTTP
2 3 (0.86%) Internet
3 2 (0.57%) GPRS
3 2 (0.57%) DNS
3 2 (0.57%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (51.15%) SQL Server
2 58 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (10.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 27 (7.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (4.31%) NoSQL
6 14 (4.02%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (2.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (2.30%) MS Access
9 8 (2.30%) MarkLogic
10 7 (2.01%) MySQL
11 5 (1.44%) Relational Database
11 5 (1.44%) SQLite
11 5 (1.44%) QlikView
12 4 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
13 3 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.86%) PowerCenter
14 2 (0.57%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 52 (14.94%) NUnit
2 46 (13.22%) SpecFlow
3 37 (10.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 32 (9.20%) Visual Studio
5 27 (7.76%) Git (software)
6 22 (6.32%) TeamCity
7 19 (5.46%) MSTest
7 19 (5.46%) Moq
8 17 (4.89%) Rhino Mocks
9 13 (3.74%) Subversion
9 13 (3.74%) Selenium
9 13 (3.74%) JIRA
9 13 (3.74%) Jasmine
10 9 (2.59%) Jenkins
11 8 (2.30%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (2.01%) Grunt
13 6 (1.72%) Mercurial
13 6 (1.72%) Karma Test Runner
13 6 (1.72%) Bower
14 4 (1.15%) MSBuild
General
1 69 (19.83%) Finance
2 25 (7.18%) Banking
3 9 (2.59%) Investment Banking
4 7 (2.01%) Advertising
4 7 (2.01%) Front Office
4 7 (2.01%) Back Office
5 5 (1.44%) Games
6 4 (1.15%) Marketing
7 3 (0.86%) Publishing
8 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.57%) Electronics
8 2 (0.57%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.57%) Multimedia
8 2 (0.57%) Billing
9 1 (0.29%) Retail
9 1 (0.29%) Law
9 1 (0.29%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 309 (88.79%) Developer
2 181 (52.01%) .NET Developer
3 104 (29.89%) C# Developer
4 66 (18.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (10.92%) Web Developer
6 35 (10.06%) Senior Developer
7 26 (7.47%) Senior .NET Developer
7 26 (7.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (7.18%) ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (6.03%) Agile .NET Developer
10 17 (4.89%) Software Developer
11 16 (4.60%) .NET Web Developer
12 15 (4.31%) Lead Developer
13 13 (3.74%) Agile C# Developer
14 12 (3.45%) Architect
14 12 (3.45%) C# Web Developer
15 10 (2.87%) Senior C# Developer
15 10 (2.87%) Lead .NET Developer
16 9 (2.59%) JavaScript Developer
17 8 (2.30%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (96.26%) .NET
2 251 (72.13%) ASP.NET
3 178 (51.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 134 (38.51%) HTML
5 131 (37.64%) jQuery
6 127 (36.49%) .NET Framework
7 112 (32.18%) WCF
8 107 (30.75%) CSS
9 91 (26.15%) REST
10 87 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 84 (24.14%) Web Services
12 82 (23.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 67 (19.25%) RESTful
14 63 (18.10%) KnockoutJS
15 60 (17.24%) HTML5
16 58 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 53 (15.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 48 (13.79%) CSS3
19 47 (13.51%) Ajax
20 41 (11.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (8.05%) Inversion of Control
2 22 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.17%) NHS
4 13 (3.74%) Visualisation
5 11 (3.16%) N-Tier
6 8 (2.30%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.01%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.01%) Open Source
8 5 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.44%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.15%) GIS
9 4 (1.15%) Blog
9 4 (1.15%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.86%) User Experience
10 3 (0.86%) Xbox
10 3 (0.86%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.57%) W3C
11 2 (0.57%) DTV
11 2 (0.57%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.57%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.90%) Windows
2 5 (1.44%) Apple iOS
2 5 (1.44%) Android
3 2 (0.57%) UNIX
3 2 (0.57%) Linux
4 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (71.84%) MVC
2 202 (58.05%) Agile Software Development
3 162 (46.55%) TDD
4 112 (32.18%) Scrum
5 86 (24.71%) BDD
6 47 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (13.22%) Web Development
8 36 (10.34%) Unit Testing
8 36 (10.34%) OO
9 33 (9.48%) Dependency Injection
10 24 (6.90%) Software Engineering
10 24 (6.90%) Kanban
11 20 (5.75%) Domain-Driven Design
12 18 (5.17%) SOA
12 18 (5.17%) Automated Testing
13 13 (3.74%) Integration Testing
13 13 (3.74%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (3.45%) E-Commerce
15 11 (3.16%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (2.87%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 317 (91.09%) C#
2 184 (52.87%) JavaScript
3 105 (30.17%) SQL
4 59 (16.95%) T-SQL
5 21 (6.03%) Java
6 10 (2.87%) C++
7 7 (2.01%) Ruby
7 7 (2.01%) VC++
7 7 (2.01%) VB
8 6 (1.72%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.72%) TypeScript
9 4 (1.15%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.15%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.86%) C
11 2 (0.57%) XQuery
11 2 (0.57%) PHP
12 1 (0.29%) R
12 1 (0.29%) SPARQL
12 1 (0.29%) XAML
12 1 (0.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (4.31%) Degree
2 6 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.86%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.29%) MCTS
5 1 (0.29%) MCP
5 1 (0.29%) MCAD
5 1 (0.29%) MCSD
5 1 (0.29%) PhD
5 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.74%) QA
2 2 (0.57%) HL7
3 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.44%) Control-M
2 2 (0.57%) Puppet
3 1 (0.29%) logstash
3 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.29%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.29%) SCOM
3 1 (0.29%) WMI
3 1 (0.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 99 (28.45%) Microsoft
2 13 (3.74%) Oracle
3 12 (3.45%) Sitecore
4 10 (2.87%) Twitter
5 8 (2.30%) Telerik
6 6 (1.72%) Google
6 6 (1.72%) Splunk
7 5 (1.44%) Informatica
8 4 (1.15%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.15%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.86%) Facebook
9 3 (0.86%) EPiServer
9 3 (0.86%) SAP
10 2 (0.57%) ESRI
10 2 (0.57%) Serena
10 2 (0.57%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.29%) New Relic
11 1 (0.29%) Tableau
11 1 (0.29%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.29%) JBoss
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £425 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Slater Gordon
Rate: Highly Competitive Day Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day 3 months contract
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £120 - £163 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
North West London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £255.00 - £355.00 per day + Negotiable upon skills
Posted: 18 days ago
Hampshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago