Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ASP.NET Web API over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 168 190
Rank change year-on-year +51 +22 +72
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 143 65 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.05% 1.05% 0.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.36% 2.92% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 61 43
City of London median daily rate £463 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.93% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £400 £338 £313
90th Percentile £550 £575 £531
Central London median daily rate £463 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +8.82% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

ASP.NET Web API is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,668 2,225 2,256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.17% 36.03% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,278 1,880 1,880
City of London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £327 £313
90th Percentile £663 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 11
City of London median hourly rate £27.55 £52.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.15% +30.31% +33.33%
10th Percentile £21.00 £45.66 £20.00
90th Percentile £57.88 £56.68 £60.00
Central London median hourly rate £27.09 £52.12 £40.00
% change year-on-year -48.03% +30.31% +31.54%

ASP.NET Web API
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing ASP.NET Web API as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET Web API in the City of London

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET Web API in the City of London

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET Web API in the City of London

ASP.NET Web API
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API within the City of London region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London Bridge - 2 £413 -
ASP.NET Web API
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET Web API also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 139 (97.20%) .NET
2 136 (95.10%) C#
3 91 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (60.84%) TDD
5 81 (56.64%) JavaScript
5 81 (56.64%) SQL Server
6 80 (55.94%) MVC
6 80 (55.94%) AngularJS
7 78 (54.55%) ASP.NET
8 54 (37.76%) Microsoft Azure
9 52 (36.36%) SQL
10 51 (35.66%) ASP.NET MVC
11 50 (34.97%) Microsoft
12 45 (31.47%) REST
13 38 (26.57%) HTML
13 38 (26.57%) Web Services
13 38 (26.57%) .NET Framework
14 35 (24.48%) Finance
14 35 (24.48%) Scrum
15 34 (23.78%) SOAP
15 34 (23.78%) Node.js
16 33 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
17 32 (22.38%) Microservices
17 32 (22.38%) JSON
17 32 (22.38%) WCF
18 31 (21.68%) API Development
18 31 (21.68%) RESTful
19 30 (20.98%) Git (software)
19 30 (20.98%) XML
20 28 (19.58%) BDD

ASP.NET Web API
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.90%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.10%) Confluence
2 3 (2.10%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.40%) NServiceBus
3 2 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.70%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.70%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 54 (37.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (9.79%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.90%) Serverless
4 6 (4.20%) SaaS
5 2 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.70%) GitHub
6 1 (0.70%) npm
6 1 (0.70%) Office 365
6 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.79%) HTTP
2 2 (1.40%) SMS
3 1 (0.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (56.64%) SQL Server
2 25 (17.48%) NoSQL
3 7 (4.90%) MongoDB
3 7 (4.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.50%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (2.10%) Cosmos DB
6 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.40%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.70%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.70%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 30 (20.98%) Git (software)
2 23 (16.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (11.89%) TeamCity
4 11 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
5 9 (6.29%) SpecFlow
6 8 (5.59%) Selenium
7 6 (4.20%) NUnit
8 5 (3.50%) Visual Studio
8 5 (3.50%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (2.80%) Jasmine
9 4 (2.80%) JIRA
9 4 (2.80%) MSBuild
10 3 (2.10%) Subversion
11 2 (1.40%) Bower
11 2 (1.40%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.40%) Grunt
11 2 (1.40%) NuGet
11 2 (1.40%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.40%) webpack
12 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 35 (24.48%) Finance
2 28 (19.58%) Legal
3 19 (13.29%) Law
4 14 (9.79%) Banking
5 9 (6.29%) Financial Institution
6 6 (4.20%) Advertising
6 6 (4.20%) Front Office
7 5 (3.50%) Marketing
7 5 (3.50%) Retail
8 3 (2.10%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 134 (93.71%) Developer
2 72 (50.35%) .NET Developer
3 60 (41.96%) C# Developer
4 42 (29.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (20.28%) Full Stack Developer
6 19 (13.29%) JavaScript Developer
7 16 (11.19%) Agile Developer
7 16 (11.19%) Microsoft Developer
7 16 (11.19%) Senior Developer
8 13 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
9 12 (8.39%) Angular Developer
10 11 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
11 10 (6.99%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 10 (6.99%) Senior .NET Developer
12 8 (5.59%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 7 (4.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (4.90%) Lead Developer
14 6 (4.20%) Lead .NET Developer
14 6 (4.20%) Senior Full Stack Developer
14 6 (4.20%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (97.20%) .NET
2 80 (55.94%) AngularJS
3 78 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 51 (35.66%) ASP.NET MVC
5 45 (31.47%) REST
6 38 (26.57%) .NET Framework
6 38 (26.57%) HTML
6 38 (26.57%) Web Services
7 34 (23.78%) Node.js
7 34 (23.78%) SOAP
8 33 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
9 32 (22.38%) JSON
9 32 (22.38%) WCF
10 31 (21.68%) RESTful
11 30 (20.98%) XML
12 27 (18.88%) CSS
13 25 (17.48%) Entity Framework
14 22 (15.38%) .NET Core
15 18 (12.59%) Angular 2
16 16 (11.19%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.29%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (4.90%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.50%) Fintech
4 3 (2.10%) Wiki
5 2 (1.40%) NHS
6 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (60.84%) TDD
3 80 (55.94%) MVC
4 35 (24.48%) Scrum
5 32 (22.38%) Microservices
6 31 (21.68%) API Development
7 28 (19.58%) BDD
8 24 (16.78%) SOLID
9 19 (13.29%) OOD
10 18 (12.59%) API Integration
11 16 (11.19%) OOP
12 15 (10.49%) Agile Testing
13 14 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (9.79%) Document Management
13 14 (9.79%) Test Scripting
13 14 (9.79%) Unit Testing
13 14 (9.79%) User Stories
13 14 (9.79%) Web Development
14 12 (8.39%) CRM
14 12 (8.39%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 136 (95.10%) C#
2 81 (56.64%) JavaScript
3 52 (36.36%) SQL
4 27 (18.88%) Java
5 13 (9.09%) VB.NET
6 12 (8.39%) TypeScript
7 9 (6.29%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.80%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.40%) ES6
9 2 (1.40%) VBA
10 1 (0.70%) PHP
10 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (4.90%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (4.90%) Degree
2 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.59%) QA
2 5 (3.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (10.49%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) MOM
1 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (34.97%) Microsoft
2 27 (18.88%) Apigee
3 3 (2.10%) Oracle
3 3 (2.10%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.70%) IBM
4 1 (0.70%) TIBCO