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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
Rank 407 419 471
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +52
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 171 143 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.29% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 1.09% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 95 46
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £431
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £460 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
- -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
13731 13141 12896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.05% 27.00% 28.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9225 8312 8170
Average daily rate £390 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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 192 276 337
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.46 £13.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 26 January 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
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 26 January 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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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 +7 165 £375 - 181
London +3 71 £413 +8.19% 42
South East -14 43 £375 +9.09% 37
City of London +4 22 £400 -5.88% 11
Yorkshire +19 20 £325 +3.17% 19
West Yorkshire +12 17 £325 +3.17% 10
Leeds +11 17 £325 +3.17% 7
East Midlands +14 11 £325 -13.33% 15
Hampshire -12 11 £340 -15.52% 6
West Sussex - 10 £375 - 1
Basingstoke +4 8 £340 -15.52% 1
North West 0 8 £325 +3.17% 19
Kent -9 6 £383 -1.29% 3
Northamptonshire - 6 £325 - 3
South West - 6 £350 - 17
Manchester -2 5 £298 -5.55% 10
Buckinghamshire - 5 £325 - 2
Surrey -2 4 £363 +3.57% 4
Scotland -3 4 £300 - 5
Berkshire -14 4 £394 +16.66% 11
Hertfordshire +7 3 £365 -41.60% 7
Edinburgh -4 3 £300 - 1
East of England -11 3 £365 -2.66% 15
North Yorkshire - 3 - - 2
Cheshire - 3 £338 - 5
York - 3 - - 1
Bristol - 3 £331 - 5
Nottinghamshire -2 2 £300 -20.00% 4
Nottingham -3 2 £300 -20.00% 3
Folkestone - 2 £315 - 1

ASP.NET Web API
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 397 (97.07%) .NET
2 368 (89.98%) C#
3 304 (74.33%) MVC
4 282 (68.95%) ASP.NET
5 222 (54.28%) Agile Software Development
6 214 (52.32%) JavaScript
7 204 (49.88%) SQL Server
8 200 (48.90%) TDD
9 186 (45.48%) ASP.NET MVC
10 177 (43.28%) HTML
11 176 (43.03%) .NET Framework
12 148 (36.19%) jQuery
13 140 (34.23%) Microsoft
14 131 (32.03%) CSS
14 131 (32.03%) Scrum
15 125 (30.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 115 (28.12%) BDD
17 112 (27.38%) SQL
18 109 (26.65%) AngularJS
19 103 (25.18%) WCF
20 93 (22.74%) HTML5
21 89 (21.76%) Web Services
22 84 (20.54%) NUnit
23 82 (20.05%) RESTful
24 73 (17.85%) Finance
25 69 (16.87%) Web Development
25 69 (16.87%) Microsoft Azure
26 66 (16.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 65 (15.89%) REST
28 64 (15.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4

ASP.NET Web API
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 28 (6.85%) CMS
2 25 (6.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 17 (4.16%) Node.js
3 17 (4.16%) SharePoint
4 14 (3.42%) IIS
4 14 (3.42%) Umbraco
5 7 (1.71%) Kentico
6 6 (1.47%) ArcGIS
6 6 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.22%) Apache Solr
8 4 (0.98%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.24%) JBoss
11 1 (0.24%) Apache
11 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.24%) DNN
11 1 (0.24%) Confluence
11 1 (0.24%) Mule
Applications
1 38 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Magento
2 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 69 (16.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (2.44%) PaaS
3 8 (1.96%) SaaS
4 6 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.49%) Office 365
5 2 (0.49%) GitHub
6 1 (0.24%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (8.07%) HTTP
2 4 (0.98%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.49%) GPRS
3 2 (0.49%) SMTP
3 2 (0.49%) FTP
3 2 (0.49%) SSL
3 2 (0.49%) S/MIME
4 1 (0.24%) Intranet
4 1 (0.24%) Internet
4 1 (0.24%) AMQP
4 1 (0.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (49.88%) SQL Server
2 44 (10.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 40 (9.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (5.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (3.91%) NoSQL
6 12 (2.93%) Relational Database
6 12 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (2.69%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.47%) Big Data
10 5 (1.22%) RavenDB
10 5 (1.22%) MySQL
10 5 (1.22%) MS Access
11 4 (0.98%) MarkLogic
11 4 (0.98%) Couchbase
12 3 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.49%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 84 (20.54%) NUnit
2 51 (12.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 49 (11.98%) SpecFlow
4 48 (11.74%) Visual Studio
5 32 (7.82%) Rhino Mocks
6 26 (6.36%) Moq
6 26 (6.36%) Selenium
7 24 (5.87%) Git (software)
8 23 (5.62%) MSTest
9 14 (3.42%) Jasmine
10 12 (2.93%) JIRA
11 11 (2.69%) TeamCity
12 9 (2.20%) Karma Test Runner
13 6 (1.47%) Bower
13 6 (1.47%) Grunt
13 6 (1.47%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 6 (1.47%) Subversion
14 3 (0.73%) ReSharper
14 3 (0.73%) JMeter
14 3 (0.73%) Fiddler
General
1 73 (17.85%) Finance
2 9 (2.20%) Back Office
3 8 (1.96%) Front Office
4 7 (1.71%) Banking
5 5 (1.22%) Games
6 4 (0.98%) Advertising
6 4 (0.98%) Retail
7 3 (0.73%) Multimedia
7 3 (0.73%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.49%) Marketing
8 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.24%) Electronics
9 1 (0.24%) Law
9 1 (0.24%) Legal
9 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.24%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 361 (88.26%) Developer
2 236 (57.70%) .NET Developer
3 108 (26.41%) C# Developer
4 77 (18.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 53 (12.96%) Senior Developer
6 37 (9.05%) Senior .NET Developer
7 33 (8.07%) Web Developer
8 26 (6.36%) ASP.NET Developer
9 23 (5.62%) Senior C# Developer
9 23 (5.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (4.89%) SQL Developer
10 20 (4.89%) Software Developer
11 18 (4.40%) Analyst
12 17 (4.16%) Lead Developer
13 16 (3.91%) Architect
14 15 (3.67%) Agile .NET Developer
15 14 (3.42%) .NET Web Developer
16 13 (3.18%) JavaScript Developer
17 11 (2.69%) Agile C# Developer
18 9 (2.20%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 397 (97.07%) .NET
2 282 (68.95%) ASP.NET
3 186 (45.48%) ASP.NET MVC
4 177 (43.28%) HTML
5 176 (43.03%) .NET Framework
6 148 (36.19%) jQuery
7 131 (32.03%) CSS
8 125 (30.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 109 (26.65%) AngularJS
10 103 (25.18%) WCF
11 93 (22.74%) HTML5
12 89 (21.76%) Web Services
13 82 (20.05%) RESTful
14 66 (16.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 65 (15.89%) REST
16 64 (15.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 56 (13.69%) CSS3
18 52 (12.71%) KnockoutJS
19 45 (11.00%) XML
20 44 (10.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.56%) Inversion of Control
2 26 (6.36%) NHS
3 14 (3.42%) Open Source
3 14 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.69%) N-Tier
5 10 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.44%) Client/Server
6 8 (1.96%) Visualisation
7 6 (1.47%) Hedge funds
7 6 (1.47%) User Experience
8 5 (1.22%) Fixed Income
9 4 (0.98%) GIS
9 4 (0.98%) Computer Science
9 4 (0.98%) W3C
10 3 (0.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.73%) Streaming Media
10 3 (0.73%) Xbox
11 2 (0.49%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.49%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.49%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.13%) Windows
2 4 (0.98%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.73%) Windows Phone
4 2 (0.49%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.49%) Android
5 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.24%) Linux
5 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.24%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (74.33%) MVC
2 222 (54.28%) Agile Software Development
3 200 (48.90%) TDD
4 131 (32.03%) Scrum
5 115 (28.12%) BDD
6 69 (16.87%) Web Development
7 64 (15.65%) OO
8 56 (13.69%) Continuous Integration
9 53 (12.96%) Dependency Injection
10 37 (9.05%) Unit Testing
11 34 (8.31%) Automated Testing
12 33 (8.07%) SOA
13 30 (7.33%) E-Commerce
14 26 (6.36%) Domain-Driven Design
15 23 (5.62%) Software Engineering
16 18 (4.40%) MVVM
17 17 (4.16%) OOP
17 17 (4.16%) Mentoring
18 14 (3.42%) Project Management
18 14 (3.42%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 368 (89.98%) C#
2 214 (52.32%) JavaScript
3 112 (27.38%) SQL
4 50 (12.22%) T-SQL
5 16 (3.91%) Java
6 10 (2.44%) PowerShell
7 9 (2.20%) TypeScript
7 9 (2.20%) VB.NET
8 8 (1.96%) C++
9 7 (1.71%) VC++
10 6 (1.47%) XAML
11 5 (1.22%) Ruby
12 4 (0.98%) C
13 3 (0.73%) PHP
13 3 (0.73%) ECMAScript
13 3 (0.73%) R
14 2 (0.49%) VBScript
14 2 (0.49%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.24%) XPath
15 1 (0.24%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (1.96%) Security Cleared
2 7 (1.71%) Degree
3 2 (0.49%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.24%) MCSD
4 1 (0.24%) ISEB
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.71%) QA
2 2 (0.49%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (0.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.24%) logstash
2 1 (0.24%) Control-M
2 1 (0.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (0.24%) SCOM
2 1 (0.24%) Puppet
2 1 (0.24%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 140 (34.23%) Microsoft
2 28 (6.85%) Sitecore
3 11 (2.69%) EPiServer
4 8 (1.96%) Telerik
5 6 (1.47%) Xamarin
5 6 (1.47%) Oracle
6 2 (0.49%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.49%) ESRI
6 2 (0.49%) Infragistics
6 2 (0.49%) Twitter
6 2 (0.49%) Google
6 2 (0.49%) Splunk
7 1 (0.24%) Facebook
7 1 (0.24%) New Relic
7 1 (0.24%) webMethods
7 1 (0.24%) SAP
7 1 (0.24%) Informatica
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £400 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
X4 Group
Rate: £200 - 275 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North East
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: 3-6 months Contract - £Neg on Experience
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £240 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Rate: £350.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Jersey, Channel Isles
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
North West London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 per day + negotiable doe
Posted: 14 days ago
Huddersfield
Computer Futures
Rate: £180 - £220 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 days ago