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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
Rank 384 455 559
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +104
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 243 132 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.42% 0.25% 0.030%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.56% 0.87% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 106 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £390 £260
% change year-on-year
-16.02% +50.00%
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 15235 14857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 26.89% 29.11% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10438 9919 8959
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 283 371
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £17.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.20 £46.00 £44.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

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 31 October 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 31 October 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 +44 217 £350 -12.50% 131
London +50 111 £400 - 35
South East -17 35 £350 -12.50% 35
Yorkshire +25 31 £325 +3.17% 11
West Yorkshire +14 25 £325 +3.17% 6
Leeds +10 23 £325 +3.17% 5
City of London +14 18 £350 -13.89% 12
Reading +19 16 £419 +19.64% 4
Berkshire +7 16 £419 +19.64% 6
North West +1 14 £318 +15.45% 17
East Midlands +9 11 £320 -14.66% 7
Scotland +8 11 £250 -33.33% 5
Manchester - 10 £325 - 9
Wales - 9 £325 - 5
South Wales - 9 £325 - 4
Cardiff - 7 £325 - 1
North Yorkshire +2 5 £290 -3.33% 2
West Midlands -5 5 £320 -14.66% 6
East of England -34 5 £365 -8.75% 3
Oxfordshire - 5 £350 - 4
York - 5 £290 - 1
Nottinghamshire +12 4 £350 -6.66%
Nottingham +9 4 £350 -6.66%
Hertfordshire -16 4 £351 -43.80% 1
Hampshire -31 4 £340 -15.00% 9
Oxford - 4 £350 -
Surrey - 4 £350 - 4
Coventry - 4 £320 - 3
Edinburgh -7 3 £310 -17.33% 2
Basingstoke -12 3 £340 -15.00% 2

ASP.NET Web API
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 379 (97.43%) .NET
2 354 (91.00%) C#
3 282 (72.49%) MVC
4 280 (71.98%) ASP.NET
5 223 (57.33%) Agile Software Development
6 216 (55.53%) JavaScript
7 200 (51.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 197 (50.64%) SQL Server
9 183 (47.04%) TDD
10 156 (40.10%) .NET Framework
11 155 (39.85%) HTML
12 145 (37.28%) jQuery
13 121 (31.11%) Scrum
14 120 (30.85%) WCF
15 118 (30.33%) CSS
16 116 (29.82%) Microsoft
17 111 (28.53%) SQL
18 105 (26.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 101 (25.96%) BDD
20 91 (23.39%) AngularJS
20 91 (23.39%) Web Services
21 86 (22.11%) REST
22 84 (21.59%) RESTful
23 75 (19.28%) HTML5
24 70 (17.99%) NUnit
25 69 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
26 65 (16.71%) Finance
27 63 (16.20%) T-SQL
28 61 (15.68%) KnockoutJS
29 59 (15.17%) SQL Server 2008

ASP.NET Web API
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 23 (5.91%) CMS
2 17 (4.37%) Sitecore CMS
3 16 (4.11%) Node.js
3 16 (4.11%) SharePoint
4 15 (3.86%) IIS
5 7 (1.80%) Umbraco
6 6 (1.54%) Apache Solr
6 6 (1.54%) ArcGIS
7 4 (1.03%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.51%) JBoss
8 2 (0.51%) TIBCO EMS
9 1 (0.26%) DNN
9 1 (0.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 31 (7.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.26%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 56 (14.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.08%) PaaS
3 7 (1.80%) SaaS
3 7 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.77%) GitHub
5 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 36 (9.25%) HTTP
2 3 (0.77%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.51%) DNS
3 2 (0.51%) SSL
3 2 (0.51%) S/MIME
3 2 (0.51%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.51%) GPRS
3 2 (0.51%) SMTP
3 2 (0.51%) FTP
3 2 (0.51%) Internet
4 1 (0.26%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 197 (50.64%) SQL Server
2 59 (15.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (11.05%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (6.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (3.60%) NoSQL
6 12 (3.08%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (2.06%) MarkLogic
7 8 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.29%) MS Access
8 5 (1.29%) Big Data
8 5 (1.29%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (0.77%) MySQL
9 3 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.51%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 70 (17.99%) NUnit
2 54 (13.88%) SpecFlow
3 49 (12.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (10.03%) Visual Studio
5 26 (6.68%) Moq
6 24 (6.17%) Git (software)
6 24 (6.17%) Rhino Mocks
7 20 (5.14%) MSTest
8 16 (4.11%) TeamCity
9 15 (3.86%) Selenium
10 13 (3.34%) Subversion
10 13 (3.34%) Jasmine
11 12 (3.08%) JIRA
12 6 (1.54%) Grunt
12 6 (1.54%) Karma Test Runner
12 6 (1.54%) Bower
13 5 (1.29%) Jenkins
14 4 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (1.03%) MSBuild
15 3 (0.77%) Cucumber
General
1 65 (16.71%) Finance
2 13 (3.34%) Banking
3 7 (1.80%) Advertising
3 7 (1.80%) Games
3 7 (1.80%) Back Office
4 5 (1.29%) Marketing
5 4 (1.03%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.03%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.77%) Front Office
6 3 (0.77%) Electronics
6 3 (0.77%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.77%) Publishing
7 2 (0.51%) Retail
7 2 (0.51%) Multimedia
7 2 (0.51%) Billing
8 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.26%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.26%) Law
8 1 (0.26%) Legal
8 1 (0.26%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 347 (89.20%) Developer
2 211 (54.24%) .NET Developer
3 104 (26.74%) C# Developer
4 71 (18.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (11.57%) Senior Developer
6 40 (10.28%) Web Developer
7 30 (7.71%) Senior .NET Developer
8 27 (6.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (6.43%) ASP.NET Developer
10 22 (5.66%) Software Developer
11 20 (5.14%) Agile .NET Developer
12 17 (4.37%) .NET Web Developer
13 16 (4.11%) Lead Developer
14 13 (3.34%) Senior C# Developer
14 13 (3.34%) Lead .NET Developer
15 12 (3.08%) Agile C# Developer
15 12 (3.08%) SQL Developer
15 12 (3.08%) Architect
16 11 (2.83%) JavaScript Developer
17 9 (2.31%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 379 (97.43%) .NET
2 280 (71.98%) ASP.NET
3 200 (51.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 156 (40.10%) .NET Framework
5 155 (39.85%) HTML
6 145 (37.28%) jQuery
7 120 (30.85%) WCF
8 118 (30.33%) CSS
9 105 (26.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 91 (23.39%) Web Services
10 91 (23.39%) AngularJS
11 86 (22.11%) REST
12 84 (21.59%) RESTful
13 75 (19.28%) HTML5
14 69 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 61 (15.68%) KnockoutJS
16 57 (14.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 51 (13.11%) CSS3
17 51 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
18 50 (12.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.74%) Inversion of Control
2 24 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.17%) NHS
3 15 (3.86%) N-Tier
4 9 (2.31%) Mobile App
4 9 (2.31%) Open Source
5 8 (2.06%) Visualisation
5 8 (2.06%) Computer Science
6 7 (1.80%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.03%) User Experience
7 4 (1.03%) GIS
7 4 (1.03%) W3C
8 3 (0.77%) DTV
8 3 (0.77%) Xbox
9 2 (0.51%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.51%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.51%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.51%) Streaming Media
9 2 (0.51%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.68%) Windows
2 4 (1.03%) Apple iOS
3 3 (0.77%) Android
3 3 (0.77%) Windows Phone
4 2 (0.51%) UNIX
4 2 (0.51%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.26%) Linux
5 1 (0.26%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (72.49%) MVC
2 223 (57.33%) Agile Software Development
3 183 (47.04%) TDD
4 121 (31.11%) Scrum
5 101 (25.96%) BDD
6 54 (13.88%) Web Development
7 49 (12.60%) Continuous Integration
7 49 (12.60%) OO
8 46 (11.83%) Dependency Injection
9 31 (7.97%) Automated Testing
10 29 (7.46%) Domain-Driven Design
10 29 (7.46%) Unit Testing
11 26 (6.68%) Software Engineering
12 22 (5.66%) SOA
13 18 (4.63%) E-Commerce
14 17 (4.37%) Kanban
15 15 (3.86%) Project Management
16 14 (3.60%) MVVM
16 14 (3.60%) Responsive Web Design
16 14 (3.60%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 354 (91.00%) C#
2 216 (55.53%) JavaScript
3 111 (28.53%) SQL
4 63 (16.20%) T-SQL
5 23 (5.91%) Java
6 10 (2.57%) C++
7 7 (1.80%) VB
7 7 (1.80%) VC++
7 7 (1.80%) Ruby
7 7 (1.80%) TypeScript
8 5 (1.29%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.03%) XAML
9 4 (1.03%) C
9 4 (1.03%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.77%) R
11 2 (0.51%) PHP
11 2 (0.51%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.51%) XQuery
11 2 (0.51%) VBScript
12 1 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (3.08%) Degree
2 7 (1.80%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.77%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.26%) MCTS
5 1 (0.26%) MCP
5 1 (0.26%) MCAD
5 1 (0.26%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.57%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) HL7
3 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) Control-M
1 1 (0.26%) WMI
1 1 (0.26%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (0.26%) SCOM
1 1 (0.26%) Puppet
1 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
1 1 (0.26%) logstash
Vendors
1 116 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.37%) Sitecore
3 12 (3.08%) Telerik
4 6 (1.54%) Google
4 6 (1.54%) EPiServer
4 6 (1.54%) Twitter
4 6 (1.54%) Oracle
5 5 (1.29%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.03%) SAP
7 3 (0.77%) Facebook
8 2 (0.51%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.51%) ESRI
8 2 (0.51%) Infragistics
8 2 (0.51%) Serena
8 2 (0.51%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.51%) Splunk
9 1 (0.26%) Tableau
9 1 (0.26%) New Relic
9 1 (0.26%) Informatica
9 1 (0.26%) JD Edwards
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Midlands
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Midlands
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Glasgow
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Basingstoke
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Dundee
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Hampshire
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