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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
Rank 439 481 588
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +107
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 170 98 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.19% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 0.65% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 78 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £303 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £406 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -
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
15698 15095 15547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.76% 28.64% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9962 9698 9555
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
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 222 265 367
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 £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +47 157 £350 -10.25% 123
London +30 67 £400 +6.66% 41
South East -7 31 £325 -18.75% 32
Yorkshire +19 18 £328 - 9
West Yorkshire +16 14 £328 - 5
Leeds +12 14 £328 - 5
Berkshire +21 13 £413 - 6
City of London +18 13 £400 +6.66% 13
Reading +19 11 £413 - 2
West Midlands -4 11 £320 -17.41% 5
North West -3 10 £325 +18.18% 11
South West -27 9 £330 - 8
Oxfordshire - 9 £275 - 4
Coventry -3 7 £320 - 2
Manchester - 7 £325 - 6
East of England -25 6 £295 -25.31% 12
Scotland -18 5 £250 -21.87% 2
Devon - 4 £350 - 1
Oxford - 4 £250 -
Exeter - 4 £350 -
Nottinghamshire +21 3 £375 +76.47%
Nottingham +19 3 £375 +76.47%
East Midlands +3 3 £375 +76.47% 6
Hampshire -30 3 £400 - 9
North Yorkshire - 3 £290 - 3
York - 3 £290 - 2
Dorset - 3 £315 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 3 £295 - 1
Cheshire - 3 £300 - 2
Altrincham - 3 £325 - 1

ASP.NET Web API
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 286 (96.62%) .NET
2 272 (91.89%) C#
3 214 (72.30%) ASP.NET
4 205 (69.26%) MVC
5 163 (55.07%) SQL Server
5 163 (55.07%) JavaScript
6 157 (53.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 133 (44.93%) TDD
8 121 (40.88%) jQuery
9 119 (40.20%) HTML
10 110 (37.16%) WCF
11 108 (36.49%) .NET Framework
12 96 (32.43%) Scrum
13 95 (32.09%) CSS
14 89 (30.07%) SQL
15 88 (29.73%) Microsoft
16 80 (27.03%) Web Services
17 77 (26.01%) Agile Software Development
17 77 (26.01%) REST
18 73 (24.66%) AngularJS
19 71 (23.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 69 (23.31%) BDD
21 59 (19.93%) Finance
22 58 (19.59%) SQL Server 2008
23 54 (18.24%) HTML5
24 53 (17.91%) KnockoutJS
24 53 (17.91%) T-SQL
25 52 (17.57%) RESTful
26 50 (16.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 46 (15.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4

ASP.NET Web API
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (4.39%) Node.js
2 12 (4.05%) CMS
3 11 (3.72%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.04%) IIS
5 7 (2.36%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (1.35%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.68%) TIBCO EMS
8 2 (0.68%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.68%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.68%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.34%) DNN
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.01%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.34%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 36 (12.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.70%) SaaS
3 7 (2.36%) PaaS
4 4 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.01%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.76%) HTTP
2 3 (1.01%) Internet
3 2 (0.68%) GPRS
3 2 (0.68%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.68%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (55.07%) SQL Server
2 58 (19.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (4.05%) NoSQL
6 9 (3.04%) MongoDB
7 7 (2.36%) MySQL
7 7 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.36%) MS Access
8 6 (2.03%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.69%) MarkLogic
9 5 (1.69%) QlikView
9 5 (1.69%) SQLite
9 5 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.01%) Hadoop
11 3 (1.01%) PowerCenter
11 3 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.01%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 37 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 36 (12.16%) NUnit
3 33 (11.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 27 (9.12%) Visual Studio
5 22 (7.43%) Git (software)
6 21 (7.09%) TeamCity
7 15 (5.07%) Moq
8 13 (4.39%) Rhino Mocks
8 13 (4.39%) Subversion
9 12 (4.05%) JIRA
10 11 (3.72%) Jasmine
11 9 (3.04%) MSTest
11 9 (3.04%) Selenium
12 8 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
13 7 (2.36%) Jenkins
14 5 (1.69%) MSBuild
14 5 (1.69%) Mercurial
15 4 (1.35%) Calabash
15 4 (1.35%) Grunt
16 3 (1.01%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 59 (19.93%) Finance
2 22 (7.43%) Banking
3 9 (3.04%) Investment Banking
4 8 (2.70%) Back Office
5 7 (2.36%) Advertising
6 5 (1.69%) Marketing
6 5 (1.69%) Front Office
7 4 (1.35%) Games
8 3 (1.01%) Publishing
8 3 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.01%) Electronics
8 3 (1.01%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.68%) Retail
9 2 (0.68%) Billing
10 1 (0.34%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 261 (88.18%) Developer
2 163 (55.07%) .NET Developer
3 88 (29.73%) C# Developer
4 57 (19.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (10.81%) Senior Developer
6 30 (10.14%) Web Developer
7 27 (9.12%) Senior .NET Developer
8 22 (7.43%) Agile .NET Developer
8 22 (7.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (6.42%) ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (5.07%) Lead Developer
11 13 (4.39%) Agile C# Developer
12 12 (4.05%) .NET Web Developer
12 12 (4.05%) Software Developer
13 10 (3.38%) C# Web Developer
13 10 (3.38%) Lead .NET Developer
14 9 (3.04%) Architect
14 9 (3.04%) Programmer
15 8 (2.70%) .NET Programmer
15 8 (2.70%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (96.62%) .NET
2 214 (72.30%) ASP.NET
3 157 (53.04%) ASP.NET MVC
4 121 (40.88%) jQuery
5 119 (40.20%) HTML
6 110 (37.16%) WCF
7 108 (36.49%) .NET Framework
8 95 (32.09%) CSS
9 80 (27.03%) Web Services
10 77 (26.01%) REST
11 73 (24.66%) AngularJS
12 71 (23.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 54 (18.24%) HTML5
14 53 (17.91%) KnockoutJS
15 52 (17.57%) RESTful
16 50 (16.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 46 (15.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 40 (13.51%) XML
19 39 (13.18%) CSS3
20 38 (12.84%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.74%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (3.38%) NHS
3 9 (3.04%) N-Tier
3 9 (3.04%) Visualisation
4 8 (2.70%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.36%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.69%) Open Source
7 4 (1.35%) Hedge funds
7 4 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.35%) Blog
7 4 (1.35%) Online Banking
8 3 (1.01%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.01%) CESG
8 3 (1.01%) DTV
8 3 (1.01%) Xbox
9 2 (0.68%) GIS
9 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.34%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 23 (7.77%) Windows
2 5 (1.69%) Android
2 5 (1.69%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.68%) Linux
3 2 (0.68%) UNIX
4 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (69.26%) MVC
2 133 (44.93%) TDD
3 96 (32.43%) Scrum
4 77 (26.01%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (23.31%) BDD
6 44 (14.86%) Continuous Integration
7 38 (12.84%) Unit Testing
8 35 (11.82%) Web Development
9 31 (10.47%) OO
10 23 (7.77%) Kanban
10 23 (7.77%) Dependency Injection
11 16 (5.41%) Software Engineering
12 15 (5.07%) Domain-Driven Design
12 15 (5.07%) SOA
13 13 (4.39%) Automated Testing
13 13 (4.39%) Integration Testing
14 12 (4.05%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (4.05%) E-Commerce
15 9 (3.04%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (3.04%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 272 (91.89%) C#
2 163 (55.07%) JavaScript
3 89 (30.07%) SQL
4 53 (17.91%) T-SQL
5 13 (4.39%) Java
6 7 (2.36%) VB
6 7 (2.36%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.03%) Ruby
7 6 (2.03%) C++
7 6 (2.03%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.35%) TypeScript
8 4 (1.35%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.01%) VC++
10 2 (0.68%) XQuery
10 2 (0.68%) C
10 2 (0.68%) R
11 1 (0.34%) VBScript
11 1 (0.34%) Perl
11 1 (0.34%) PHP
11 1 (0.34%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (5.41%) Degree
2 7 (2.36%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.03%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.68%) MCP
4 2 (0.68%) MCAD
5 1 (0.34%) MCSD
5 1 (0.34%) PhD
5 1 (0.34%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.34%) MCTS
5 1 (0.34%) MCITP
5 1 (0.34%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.73%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) HL7
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.69%) Control-M
2 1 (0.34%) WMI
2 1 (0.34%) Puppet
2 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.34%) logstash
Vendors
1 88 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 15 (5.07%) Oracle
3 12 (4.05%) Sitecore
4 10 (3.38%) Twitter
5 8 (2.70%) Telerik
6 5 (1.69%) Splunk
6 5 (1.69%) Informatica
7 4 (1.35%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.35%) SAP
7 4 (1.35%) Google
7 4 (1.35%) EPiServer
8 3 (1.01%) Facebook
8 3 (1.01%) Sybase
8 3 (1.01%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.68%) Serena
9 2 (0.68%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.34%) Tableau
10 1 (0.34%) JBoss
10 1 (0.34%) Ab Initio
10 1 (0.34%) JD Edwards
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