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 15 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
Rank 452 487 588
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +101
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 174 97 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.18% 0.008%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.11% 0.64% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 78 4
Average daily rate
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£355 £390 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.97% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £318 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £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 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
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
15702 15230 15940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.39% 28.80% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 10114 9796 9639
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 269 368
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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 15 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 15 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 +67 157 £370 -7.50% 126
London +28 74 £400 +6.66% 52
South East -13 27 £350 -12.50% 27
Yorkshire +26 21 £328 - 10
West Yorkshire +18 17 £328 - 5
Leeds +22 15 £328 - 4
City of London +27 13 £400 +6.66% 20
Reading +17 10 £419 - 1
Berkshire +14 10 £419 - 4
West Midlands -8 10 £320 -17.41% 5
Oxfordshire - 9 £275 - 9
North West +2 8 £325 +18.18% 11
Coventry +1 8 £320 - 2
Scotland -11 8 £250 -21.87% 4
South West -24 8 £330 - 8
Manchester - 7 £325 - 4
East of England -32 4 £375 -3.84% 6
Devon - 4 £350 - 1
Oxford - 4 £250 - 1
Nottingham +20 3 £375 +76.47%
Nottinghamshire +17 3 £375 +76.47%
East Midlands +6 3 £375 +76.47% 5
South Wales - 3 £350 - 1
Wales - 3 £350 - 2
York - 3 £290 - 1
Dorset - 3 £315 - 2
North Yorkshire - 3 £290 - 1
Cardiff - 3 £350 - 1
Altrincham - 3 £325 -
Edinburgh -15 2 £310 -3.12% 3

ASP.NET Web API
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 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.

1 307 (96.24%) .NET
2 292 (91.54%) C#
3 228 (71.47%) ASP.NET
4 226 (70.85%) MVC
5 186 (58.31%) Agile Software Development
6 176 (55.17%) JavaScript
7 173 (54.23%) SQL Server
8 166 (52.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 145 (45.45%) TDD
10 129 (40.44%) jQuery
11 128 (40.13%) HTML
12 115 (36.05%) WCF
13 112 (35.11%) .NET Framework
14 107 (33.54%) Scrum
15 104 (32.60%) CSS
16 95 (29.78%) SQL
16 95 (29.78%) Microsoft
17 83 (26.02%) AngularJS
18 81 (25.39%) REST
19 78 (24.45%) Web Services
20 74 (23.20%) BDD
21 73 (22.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 67 (21.00%) Finance
23 60 (18.81%) SQL Server 2008
24 59 (18.50%) KnockoutJS
25 58 (18.18%) HTML5
26 57 (17.87%) T-SQL
27 55 (17.24%) RESTful
28 52 (16.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
29 50 (15.67%) Twitter Bootstrap

ASP.NET Web API
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 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 15 (4.70%) Node.js
2 12 (3.76%) CMS
3 11 (3.45%) IIS
3 11 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 7 (2.19%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.57%) ArcGIS
6 4 (1.25%) Apache Solr
7 3 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.63%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.63%) TIBCO EMS
8 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.31%) DNN
Applications
1 22 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.31%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 39 (12.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.82%) PaaS
3 8 (2.51%) SaaS
4 4 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.25%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (7.21%) HTTP
2 3 (0.94%) Internet
3 2 (0.63%) GPRS
3 2 (0.63%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.63%) DNS
3 2 (0.63%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (54.23%) SQL Server
2 60 (18.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (11.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 22 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (4.39%) NoSQL
6 10 (3.13%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (2.51%) MS Access
8 7 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.88%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.88%) MarkLogic
9 6 (1.88%) MySQL
10 5 (1.57%) QlikView
10 5 (1.57%) SQLite
11 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.94%) PowerCenter
12 3 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (0.94%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.94%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 42 (13.17%) NUnit
2 41 (12.85%) SpecFlow
3 35 (10.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (9.72%) Visual Studio
5 24 (7.52%) Git (software)
6 20 (6.27%) TeamCity
7 17 (5.33%) Moq
8 15 (4.70%) Rhino Mocks
9 13 (4.08%) Jasmine
9 13 (4.08%) Subversion
10 12 (3.76%) JIRA
10 12 (3.76%) MSTest
11 8 (2.51%) Selenium
11 8 (2.51%) Octopus Deploy
12 7 (2.19%) Jenkins
13 6 (1.88%) Grunt
14 5 (1.57%) Karma Test Runner
14 5 (1.57%) Bower
14 5 (1.57%) MSBuild
14 5 (1.57%) Mercurial
General
1 67 (21.00%) Finance
2 23 (7.21%) Banking
3 9 (2.82%) Investment Banking
4 7 (2.19%) Advertising
4 7 (2.19%) Front Office
4 7 (2.19%) Back Office
5 5 (1.57%) Games
5 5 (1.57%) Marketing
6 3 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.94%) Publishing
6 3 (0.94%) Electronics
6 3 (0.94%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.63%) Retail
7 2 (0.63%) Billing
8 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.31%) Law
8 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 282 (88.40%) Developer
2 170 (53.29%) .NET Developer
3 97 (30.41%) C# Developer
4 62 (19.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (10.97%) Senior Developer
6 32 (10.03%) Web Developer
7 28 (8.78%) Senior .NET Developer
8 23 (7.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (6.58%) Agile .NET Developer
10 19 (5.96%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (4.70%) Lead Developer
12 13 (4.08%) .NET Web Developer
12 13 (4.08%) Software Developer
13 12 (3.76%) Agile C# Developer
14 11 (3.45%) C# Web Developer
15 10 (3.13%) Senior C# Developer
15 10 (3.13%) Architect
15 10 (3.13%) Lead .NET Developer
16 8 (2.51%) Programmer
16 8 (2.51%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 307 (96.24%) .NET
2 228 (71.47%) ASP.NET
3 166 (52.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 129 (40.44%) jQuery
5 128 (40.13%) HTML
6 115 (36.05%) WCF
7 112 (35.11%) .NET Framework
8 104 (32.60%) CSS
9 83 (26.02%) AngularJS
10 81 (25.39%) REST
11 78 (24.45%) Web Services
12 73 (22.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 59 (18.50%) KnockoutJS
14 58 (18.18%) HTML5
15 55 (17.24%) RESTful
16 52 (16.30%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 50 (15.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 47 (14.73%) CSS3
19 44 (13.79%) Ajax
20 42 (13.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.90%) Inversion of Control
2 21 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.76%) Visualisation
4 10 (3.13%) N-Tier
4 10 (3.13%) NHS
5 8 (2.51%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.19%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.88%) Open Source
8 5 (1.57%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.25%) Online Banking
9 4 (1.25%) Blog
10 3 (0.94%) Mathematics
10 3 (0.94%) DTV
10 3 (0.94%) GIS
10 3 (0.94%) Xbox
10 3 (0.94%) User Experience
10 3 (0.94%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.63%) CESG
11 2 (0.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.21%) Windows
2 5 (1.57%) Android
2 5 (1.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.63%) Linux
3 2 (0.63%) UNIX
4 1 (0.31%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.31%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (70.85%) MVC
2 186 (58.31%) Agile Software Development
3 145 (45.45%) TDD
4 107 (33.54%) Scrum
5 74 (23.20%) BDD
6 46 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (11.91%) Web Development
7 38 (11.91%) Unit Testing
8 34 (10.66%) OO
9 24 (7.52%) Dependency Injection
10 22 (6.90%) Kanban
11 21 (6.58%) Software Engineering
12 17 (5.33%) Domain-Driven Design
13 15 (4.70%) SOA
14 14 (4.39%) Responsive Web Design
15 13 (4.08%) Integration Testing
16 12 (3.76%) Automated Testing
16 12 (3.76%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (3.76%) E-Commerce
17 10 (3.13%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 292 (91.54%) C#
2 176 (55.17%) JavaScript
3 95 (29.78%) SQL
4 57 (17.87%) T-SQL
5 16 (5.02%) Java
6 8 (2.51%) C++
7 7 (2.19%) VB
8 6 (1.88%) VB.NET
8 6 (1.88%) PL/SQL
8 6 (1.88%) Ruby
9 5 (1.57%) TypeScript
9 5 (1.57%) VC++
10 4 (1.25%) C
11 3 (0.94%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.63%) PHP
12 2 (0.63%) XQuery
13 1 (0.31%) XAML
13 1 (0.31%) Python
13 1 (0.31%) VBA
13 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (5.02%) Degree
2 7 (2.19%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (1.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.63%) MCP
5 2 (0.63%) MCAD
6 1 (0.31%) MCSD
6 1 (0.31%) PhD
6 1 (0.31%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.31%) MCTS
6 1 (0.31%) MCITP
6 1 (0.31%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.08%) QA
2 2 (0.63%) HL7
3 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.57%) Control-M
2 1 (0.31%) WMI
2 1 (0.31%) Puppet
2 1 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.31%) logstash
Vendors
1 95 (29.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (4.70%) Oracle
3 12 (3.76%) Sitecore
4 10 (3.13%) Twitter
5 8 (2.51%) Telerik
6 6 (1.88%) Google
7 5 (1.57%) Splunk
7 5 (1.57%) Informatica
8 4 (1.25%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.25%) SAP
8 4 (1.25%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.94%) Facebook
9 3 (0.94%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.63%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.63%) Serena
10 2 (0.63%) Sybase
10 2 (0.63%) ESRI
11 1 (0.31%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.31%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.31%) JBoss
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