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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
Rank 404 431 513
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +82
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 199 151 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.29% 0.089%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.34% 1.05% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 111 31
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £345 £273
% change year-on-year
-5.79% +26.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
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
14868 14366 14021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.95% 27.84% 28.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 10163 9229 8765
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 300 383
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £16.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +13 188 £350 -8.19% 126
London +24 90 £400 - 33
South East -18 37 £350 - 27
Yorkshire +6 20 £325 +3.17% 11
City of London +2 20 £350 -26.31% 11
Leeds +7 16 £325 +3.17% 2
West Yorkshire +2 16 £325 +3.17% 3
East Midlands +13 15 £325 -13.33% 5
North West +5 14 £325 +8.33% 13
Manchester 0 9 £325 +8.33% 10
Berkshire -13 8 £350 - 5
Hampshire -14 7 £340 -15.00% 6
Northamptonshire - 7 £325 - 1
Hertfordshire +3 6 £358 -41.11% 4
East of England -23 6 £358 -10.56% 11
Wales - 6 £300 - 4
South Wales - 6 £300 - 3
Oxfordshire - 6 £350 - 2
Reading +7 5 £350 - 3
Basingstoke +4 5 £340 -15.00% 2
Scotland 0 5 £319 -15.00% 2
Surrey -2 5 £350 -17.64% 1
Kent -5 5 £315 -16.00% 6
North Yorkshire -2 4 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 4 £325 - 3
York - 4 - - 2
Cheshire - 4 £350 - 3
Cardiff - 4 £300 - 1
Oxford - 4 £350 -
Nottinghamshire +8 3 £325 -13.33%

ASP.NET Web API
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 378 (98.18%) .NET
2 350 (90.91%) C#
3 280 (72.73%) MVC
4 279 (72.47%) ASP.NET
5 216 (56.10%) JavaScript
6 205 (53.25%) Agile Software Development
7 196 (50.91%) SQL Server
7 196 (50.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 185 (48.05%) TDD
9 167 (43.38%) .NET Framework
10 164 (42.60%) HTML
11 143 (37.14%) jQuery
12 128 (33.25%) CSS
13 124 (32.21%) Scrum
14 112 (29.09%) Microsoft
15 111 (28.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 109 (28.31%) BDD
17 107 (27.79%) SQL
18 106 (27.53%) WCF
19 97 (25.19%) Web Services
20 96 (24.94%) AngularJS
21 83 (21.56%) RESTful
22 81 (21.04%) HTML5
23 76 (19.74%) NUnit
24 72 (18.70%) REST
25 69 (17.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
26 66 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
26 66 (17.14%) Finance
27 60 (15.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 58 (15.06%) CSS3

ASP.NET Web API
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 28 (7.27%) CMS
2 23 (5.97%) Sitecore CMS
3 16 (4.16%) Node.js
3 16 (4.16%) SharePoint
4 15 (3.90%) IIS
5 9 (2.34%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.56%) ArcGIS
7 5 (1.30%) Apache Solr
7 5 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (1.04%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.78%) Kentico
9 3 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.52%) JBoss
10 2 (0.52%) DNN
10 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.26%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.26%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.26%) Mule
11 1 (0.26%) Confluence
11 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 37 (9.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.86%) PaaS
3 10 (2.60%) SaaS
4 7 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.52%) GitHub
5 2 (0.52%) Office 365
6 1 (0.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (8.57%) HTTP
2 4 (1.04%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.52%) S/MIME
3 2 (0.52%) GPRS
3 2 (0.52%) SMTP
3 2 (0.52%) FTP
3 2 (0.52%) SSL
4 1 (0.26%) AMQP
4 1 (0.26%) VPN
4 1 (0.26%) Intranet
4 1 (0.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (50.91%) SQL Server
2 49 (12.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 48 (12.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (6.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (3.90%) NoSQL
6 10 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (2.60%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.56%) Big Data
9 5 (1.30%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.30%) MS Access
10 4 (1.04%) MySQL
10 4 (1.04%) MarkLogic
10 4 (1.04%) Couchbase
10 4 (1.04%) RavenDB
11 3 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 76 (19.74%) NUnit
2 51 (13.25%) SpecFlow
3 48 (12.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 46 (11.95%) Visual Studio
5 27 (7.01%) Moq
6 24 (6.23%) Git (software)
7 23 (5.97%) MSTest
7 23 (5.97%) Rhino Mocks
8 15 (3.90%) Selenium
9 14 (3.64%) Jasmine
10 13 (3.38%) TeamCity
11 12 (3.12%) Subversion
12 11 (2.86%) JIRA
13 9 (2.34%) Karma Test Runner
14 6 (1.56%) Grunt
14 6 (1.56%) Bower
15 4 (1.04%) ReSharper
15 4 (1.04%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
16 3 (0.78%) QUnit
16 3 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 66 (17.14%) Finance
2 7 (1.82%) Banking
2 7 (1.82%) Back Office
3 6 (1.56%) Front Office
4 5 (1.30%) Games
5 4 (1.04%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.78%) Multimedia
6 3 (0.78%) Retail
6 3 (0.78%) Marketing
7 2 (0.52%) Electronics
7 2 (0.52%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.26%) Billing
8 1 (0.26%) Advertising
8 1 (0.26%) Law
8 1 (0.26%) Legal
8 1 (0.26%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 348 (90.39%) Developer
2 216 (56.10%) .NET Developer
3 117 (30.39%) C# Developer
4 79 (20.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 48 (12.47%) Senior Developer
6 36 (9.35%) Web Developer
7 31 (8.05%) Senior .NET Developer
8 25 (6.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (5.97%) ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (5.45%) Senior C# Developer
10 21 (5.45%) Software Developer
11 19 (4.94%) Agile .NET Developer
12 15 (3.90%) Lead Developer
12 15 (3.90%) .NET Web Developer
13 13 (3.38%) JavaScript Developer
13 13 (3.38%) SQL Developer
14 11 (2.86%) Agile C# Developer
14 11 (2.86%) Lead .NET Developer
14 11 (2.86%) Architect
15 8 (2.08%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 378 (98.18%) .NET
2 279 (72.47%) ASP.NET
3 196 (50.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 167 (43.38%) .NET Framework
5 164 (42.60%) HTML
6 143 (37.14%) jQuery
7 128 (33.25%) CSS
8 111 (28.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 106 (27.53%) WCF
10 97 (25.19%) Web Services
11 96 (24.94%) AngularJS
12 83 (21.56%) RESTful
13 81 (21.04%) HTML5
14 72 (18.70%) REST
15 69 (17.92%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 60 (15.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 58 (15.06%) CSS3
17 58 (15.06%) KnockoutJS
18 49 (12.73%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 47 (12.21%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.31%) Inversion of Control
2 26 (6.75%) NHS
3 21 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.16%) N-Tier
5 11 (2.86%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.60%) Open Source
7 8 (2.08%) Visualisation
8 7 (1.82%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.56%) User Experience
9 6 (1.56%) Hedge funds
10 4 (1.04%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.04%) GIS
10 4 (1.04%) W3C
10 4 (1.04%) Xbox
11 3 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.78%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.78%) Streaming Media
11 3 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.52%) EMV
12 2 (0.52%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.97%) Windows
2 3 (0.78%) Apple iOS
2 3 (0.78%) Windows Phone
3 2 (0.52%) UNIX
3 2 (0.52%) Linux
3 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
3 2 (0.52%) Android
4 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (72.73%) MVC
2 205 (53.25%) Agile Software Development
3 185 (48.05%) TDD
4 124 (32.21%) Scrum
5 109 (28.31%) BDD
6 55 (14.29%) OO
7 54 (14.03%) Web Development
8 52 (13.51%) Dependency Injection
9 49 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (8.57%) Automated Testing
10 33 (8.57%) SOA
11 32 (8.31%) Unit Testing
12 28 (7.27%) Domain-Driven Design
13 25 (6.49%) Software Engineering
14 24 (6.23%) E-Commerce
15 17 (4.42%) Responsive Web Design
16 16 (4.16%) OOP
16 16 (4.16%) Project Management
17 15 (3.90%) MVVM
18 13 (3.38%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 350 (90.91%) C#
2 216 (56.10%) JavaScript
3 107 (27.79%) SQL
4 57 (14.81%) T-SQL
5 18 (4.68%) Java
6 10 (2.60%) C++
7 9 (2.34%) TypeScript
7 9 (2.34%) VB.NET
8 7 (1.82%) VC++
9 5 (1.30%) Ruby
9 5 (1.30%) XAML
10 4 (1.04%) C
11 3 (0.78%) R
11 3 (0.78%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.78%) VBScript
11 3 (0.78%) ECMAScript
12 2 (0.52%) VB
12 2 (0.52%) PHP
12 2 (0.52%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.26%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (2.60%) Degree
2 6 (1.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.08%) QA
2 3 (0.78%) HL7
3 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) Docker
1 1 (0.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.26%) Puppet
2 1 (0.26%) SCOM
2 1 (0.26%) logstash
2 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.26%) WMI
2 1 (0.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 112 (29.09%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.97%) Sitecore
3 9 (2.34%) EPiServer
3 9 (2.34%) Telerik
4 7 (1.82%) Oracle
5 6 (1.56%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.04%) Twitter
7 2 (0.52%) SAP
7 2 (0.52%) ESRI
7 2 (0.52%) Infragistics
7 2 (0.52%) TIBCO
7 2 (0.52%) Google
7 2 (0.52%) Splunk
8 1 (0.26%) Facebook
8 1 (0.26%) New Relic
8 1 (0.26%) Informatica
8 1 (0.26%) webMethods
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: 400 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Forman Computer Staff
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
83Zero
Rate: From £300 to £350 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £325 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day + Negotiable Depending on Experience
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago