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 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 291 432 439
Rank change year-on-year
+141 +7
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 379 169 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.74% 0.33% 0.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.59% 1.24% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 137 90
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £326 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.27% -6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.62 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.62 - -

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
14645 13650 13018
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.47% 26.94% 26.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10159 9124 8190
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 192 268
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% +1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 £20.93 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £46.50 £50.50
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

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +139 351 £388 +3.33% 300
London +72 147 £430 +1.17% 111
South East +54 96 £375 - 54
North West +5 28 £325 - 32
Surrey +20 26 £419 +4.68% 11
South West +17 25 £375 +7.14% 14
City of London +38 23 £425 - 20
East Sussex +29 20 £340 -24.44% 2
Yorkshire -13 20 £320 -1.53% 28
Kent +4 18 £350 +11.11% 14
East of England +15 17 £375 +4.82% 18
West Yorkshire -9 17 £310 -4.61% 16
Leeds -21 17 £310 -4.61% 9
Scotland +4 15 £343 +14.16% 6
Manchester -4 15 £358 +14.40% 18
Bristol +8 13 £375 +13.20% 5
Wales +6 12 £465 +32.85% 5
East Midlands -1 12 £325 - 12
Cheshire +3 11 £325 -3.70% 4
South Wales +2 11 £480 +37.14% 3
Brighton - 11 £375 - 1
Leicester - 10 £375 -
Leicestershire - 10 £375 -
Bedfordshire - 10 £288 - 4
Buckinghamshire +18 9 £413 +26.92% 6
Hampshire +6 9 £388 +13.97% 6
Edinburgh -7 9 £375 +25.00% 1
Luton - 9 £281 - 1
Hastings - 9 £335 -
Berkshire +4 8 £408 +16.42% 4

ASP.NET Web API
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 802 (97.80%) .NET
2 727 (88.66%) C#
3 659 (80.37%) MVC
4 557 (67.93%) ASP.NET
5 438 (53.41%) JavaScript
6 431 (52.56%) SQL Server
7 392 (47.80%) ASP.NET MVC
8 387 (47.20%) Agile Software Development
9 356 (43.41%) AngularJS
10 331 (40.37%) TDD
11 309 (37.68%) SQL
12 300 (36.59%) HTML
13 292 (35.61%) .NET Framework
14 283 (34.51%) jQuery
15 262 (31.95%) CSS
16 256 (31.22%) Entity Framework
17 235 (28.66%) WCF
18 224 (27.32%) Scrum
19 184 (22.44%) BDD
20 176 (21.46%) Microsoft
20 176 (21.46%) HTML5
21 166 (20.24%) RESTful
21 166 (20.24%) Web Services
22 157 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
23 155 (18.90%) REST
24 147 (17.93%) Team Foundation Server
25 122 (14.88%) Unit Testing
26 119 (14.51%) SpecFlow
27 118 (14.39%) Visual Studio
28 115 (14.02%) Twitter Bootstrap

ASP.NET Web API
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 53 (6.46%) Node.js
2 46 (5.61%) IIS
3 43 (5.24%) Elasticsearch
4 24 (2.93%) CMS
5 23 (2.80%) SharePoint
6 21 (2.56%) Umbraco
7 13 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
8 12 (1.46%) Confluence
8 12 (1.46%) NServiceBus
8 12 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (0.85%) ColdFusion
9 7 (0.85%) JBoss
10 4 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.37%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.37%) K2 blackpearl
11 3 (0.37%) Kentico
12 1 (0.12%) DNN
12 1 (0.12%) Immediacy CMS
12 1 (0.12%) Mule
12 1 (0.12%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (4.51%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.22%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 11 (1.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.12%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.12%) Eagle PACE
2 1 (0.12%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.12%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 157 (19.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (3.05%) GitHub
4 11 (1.34%) PaaS
5 6 (0.73%) IaaS
6 5 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.24%) Office 365
8 2 (0.24%) SaaS
9 1 (0.12%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.61%) HTTP
1 5 (0.61%) Internet
2 1 (0.12%) DNS
2 1 (0.12%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.12%) LDAP
2 1 (0.12%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 431 (52.56%) SQL Server
2 101 (12.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 94 (11.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 84 (10.24%) MongoDB
5 42 (5.12%) Azure SQL Database
6 36 (4.39%) NoSQL
7 26 (3.17%) Relational Database
8 19 (2.32%) RavenDB
9 18 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (1.95%) SQL Server 2014
11 13 (1.59%) CouchDB
12 12 (1.46%) RDBMS
12 12 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (0.98%) Redis
14 7 (0.85%) MySQL
15 5 (0.61%) Couchbase
15 5 (0.61%) InterSystems Cache
15 5 (0.61%) Oracle Database
15 5 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
16 4 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 147 (17.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 119 (14.51%) SpecFlow
3 118 (14.39%) Visual Studio
4 114 (13.90%) Git (software)
5 76 (9.27%) Selenium
6 65 (7.93%) NUnit
7 57 (6.95%) TeamCity
8 52 (6.34%) Subversion
9 29 (3.54%) Octopus Deploy
10 27 (3.29%) Jasmine
11 26 (3.17%) JIRA
12 22 (2.68%) Karma Test Runner
13 21 (2.56%) Moq
13 21 (2.56%) MSTest
14 17 (2.07%) NuGet
15 16 (1.95%) Jenkins
16 13 (1.59%) Protractor
17 10 (1.22%) NSubstitute
17 10 (1.22%) Rhino Mocks
18 8 (0.98%) SoapUI
General
1 100 (12.20%) Finance
2 39 (4.76%) Banking
3 23 (2.80%) Back Office
4 12 (1.46%) Front Office
5 9 (1.10%) Advertising
5 9 (1.10%) Investment Banking
6 8 (0.98%) Financial Institution
7 7 (0.85%) Retail
8 6 (0.73%) Legal
9 5 (0.61%) Military
9 5 (0.61%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.49%) Hungarian Language
10 4 (0.49%) Marketing
11 3 (0.37%) Automotive
11 3 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.37%) Games
11 3 (0.37%) Publishing
12 2 (0.24%) Electronics
12 2 (0.24%) French Language
12 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 719 (87.68%) Developer
2 519 (63.29%) .NET Developer
3 360 (43.90%) C# Developer
4 264 (32.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 183 (22.32%) ASP.NET Developer
6 173 (21.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 142 (17.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 108 (13.17%) Senior Developer
9 81 (9.88%) JavaScript Developer
10 80 (9.76%) SQL Developer
11 72 (8.78%) Web Developer
12 67 (8.17%) Senior .NET Developer
13 46 (5.61%) Agile Developer
13 46 (5.61%) Full Stack Developer
14 40 (4.88%) Angular Developer
15 39 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
16 38 (4.63%) Azure Developer
17 36 (4.39%) Agile C# Developer
18 35 (4.27%) .NET Web Developer
19 32 (3.90%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 802 (97.80%) .NET
2 557 (67.93%) ASP.NET
3 392 (47.80%) ASP.NET MVC
4 356 (43.41%) AngularJS
5 300 (36.59%) HTML
6 292 (35.61%) .NET Framework
7 283 (34.51%) jQuery
8 262 (31.95%) CSS
9 256 (31.22%) Entity Framework
10 235 (28.66%) WCF
11 176 (21.46%) HTML5
12 166 (20.24%) RESTful
12 166 (20.24%) Web Services
13 155 (18.90%) REST
14 115 (14.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 99 (12.07%) CSS3
16 85 (10.37%) KnockoutJS
17 72 (8.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 69 (8.41%) React
19 67 (8.17%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 30 (3.66%) Inversion of Control
2 28 (3.41%) N-Tier
2 28 (3.41%) User Experience
3 23 (2.80%) Blog
4 22 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (2.32%) Fintech
5 19 (2.32%) Mobile App
6 17 (2.07%) Hedge funds
7 14 (1.71%) Computer Science
7 14 (1.71%) Mathematics
8 9 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (0.98%) Online Banking
10 7 (0.85%) NHS
11 6 (0.73%) Digital Media
11 6 (0.73%) Physics
12 5 (0.61%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.61%) Derivative
12 5 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (0.49%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.49%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 62 (7.56%) Windows
2 14 (1.71%) Windows Phone
3 13 (1.59%) Windows Server
4 11 (1.34%) Windows 10
4 11 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (1.22%) Android
5 10 (1.22%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (0.73%) Linux
8 2 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 659 (80.37%) MVC
2 387 (47.20%) Agile Software Development
3 331 (40.37%) TDD
4 224 (27.32%) Scrum
5 184 (22.44%) BDD
6 122 (14.88%) Unit Testing
7 86 (10.49%) SOA
8 84 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
9 75 (9.15%) E-Commerce
10 71 (8.66%) OO
11 61 (7.44%) SOLID
12 59 (7.20%) Software Engineering
13 56 (6.83%) Web Development
14 47 (5.73%) Microservices
15 45 (5.49%) Domain-Driven Design
16 44 (5.37%) SDLC
17 40 (4.88%) Dependency Injection
18 37 (4.51%) Complex Event Processing
19 31 (3.78%) Continuous Delivery
19 31 (3.78%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 727 (88.66%) C#
2 438 (53.41%) JavaScript
3 309 (37.68%) SQL
4 114 (13.90%) T-SQL
5 36 (4.39%) TypeScript
6 24 (2.93%) VB.NET
7 13 (1.59%) PowerShell
8 9 (1.10%) Java
9 8 (0.98%) C++
10 7 (0.85%) C
10 7 (0.85%) PHP
11 6 (0.73%) Scala
11 6 (0.73%) XAML
12 5 (0.61%) PL/SQL
12 5 (0.61%) Ruby
13 4 (0.49%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.24%) ANSI SQL
14 2 (0.24%) Delphi
14 2 (0.24%) ES6
14 2 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 34 (4.15%) Security Cleared
2 32 (3.90%) SC Cleared
3 31 (3.78%) Degree
4 7 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (0.37%) MCPD
5 3 (0.37%) MCSD
6 1 (0.12%) MCSA
6 1 (0.12%) MCSE
6 1 (0.12%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (3.29%) QA
2 25 (3.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (2.93%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 5 (0.61%) ISO 14001
4 5 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.12%) MiFID
6 1 (0.12%) SDET
6 1 (0.12%) SLA
6 1 (0.12%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.12%) Docker
2 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (0.24%) Kibana
1 2 (0.24%) Puppet
2 1 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (0.12%) logstash
2 1 (0.12%) WMI
Vendors
1 176 (21.46%) Microsoft
2 34 (4.15%) Oracle
3 28 (3.41%) Sitecore
4 18 (2.20%) Telerik
5 11 (1.34%) Xamarin
6 9 (1.10%) Adobe
7 8 (0.98%) DevExpress
8 7 (0.85%) Red Hat
9 5 (0.61%) Atlassian
9 5 (0.61%) Sony
10 3 (0.37%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.37%) Facebook
10 3 (0.37%) Tableau
11 2 (0.24%) Apigee
11 2 (0.24%) Google
11 2 (0.24%) Mashery
11 2 (0.24%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.24%) Trillium
11 2 (0.24%) Twitter
12 1 (0.12%) Actimize
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Rate: £325 - £350 per day
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Rate: From £300 to £320 per day 6 Months initially
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Rate: From £300 to £320 per day 6 Months initially
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Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Rate: From £300 to £320 per day 6 Months initially
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £320 per day
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Rate: Up to £320 per day
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Colchester, Essex
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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London
Data Idols
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
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London
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Rate: £500 - £550 per annum
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Nottingham
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
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Cardiff
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Winchester
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Nigel Frank International
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Liverpool
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Warwick
Nigel Frank International
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Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Negotiable
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Manchester
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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London
Talent Point
Rate: £600 - £650 per annum
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Devon
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Kent
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - 400 per day
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Bristol
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London
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