Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 132 195
Rank change year-on-year +4 +63 +35
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 141 117 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.01% 1.71% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.02% 4.45% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 104 49
City of London median daily rate £500 £463 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +3.93% +4.71%
10th Percentile £413 £375 £363
90th Percentile £604 £550 £538
Central London median daily rate £493 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +9.44% +5.88% -
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 2,809 2,627 2,363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 40.12% 38.30% 35.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,339 2,172 2,020
City of London median daily rate £525 £505 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.96% +6.32% -
10th Percentile £394 £363 £325
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £500 £470
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.38% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 4
City of London median hourly rate £32.75 £21.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.33% -38.57% -
10th Percentile £17.90 £18.38 £19.00
90th Percentile £81.63 £27.74 £56.31
Central London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +62.79% -38.57% -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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
Moorgate - 9 - -
ASP.NET Web API
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET Web API also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 135 (95.74%) .NET
2 128 (90.78%) C#
3 80 (56.74%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (56.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 73 (51.77%) MVC
5 65 (46.10%) TDD
6 64 (45.39%) ASP.NET
7 59 (41.84%) SQL
8 54 (38.30%) Finance
9 53 (37.59%) SQL Server
9 53 (37.59%) Microservices
10 49 (34.75%) JavaScript
11 48 (34.04%) AngularJS
12 45 (31.91%) ASP.NET MVC
13 44 (31.21%) .NET Framework
14 43 (30.50%) .NET Core
15 41 (29.08%) REST
15 41 (29.08%) React
16 35 (24.82%) Entity Framework
17 32 (22.70%) Fintech
18 30 (21.28%) Greenfield Project
19 29 (20.57%) RESTful
20 27 (19.15%) Git (software)
20 27 (19.15%) WCF
21 26 (18.44%) Microsoft
22 25 (17.73%) SOLID
23 24 (17.02%) CSS
23 24 (17.02%) Scrum
24 23 (16.31%) SOA
24 23 (16.31%) TeamCity

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 6 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.55%) NServiceBus
3 4 (2.84%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.13%) CMS
5 2 (1.42%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.42%) IIS
5 2 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.71%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 80 (56.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (14.89%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (7.09%) GitHub
4 6 (4.26%) Serverless
5 2 (1.42%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.71%) Azure Functions
6 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.71%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.84%) HTTP
2 1 (0.71%) AMQP
2 1 (0.71%) Firewall
2 1 (0.71%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (37.59%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.06%) Cosmos DB
3 13 (9.22%) NoSQL
4 11 (7.80%) Azure SQL Database
5 8 (5.67%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.26%) Redis
7 5 (3.55%) Data Lake
7 5 (3.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.84%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (2.13%) Power BI
9 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.42%) Blockchain
10 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 27 (19.15%) Git (software)
2 23 (16.31%) TeamCity
3 17 (12.06%) Visual Studio Team System
4 15 (10.64%) JIRA
4 15 (10.64%) Selenium
4 15 (10.64%) SpecFlow
5 14 (9.93%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (5.67%) Jenkins
6 8 (5.67%) Visual Studio
7 7 (4.96%) NUnit
7 7 (4.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (3.55%) Moq
9 4 (2.84%) Artifactory
9 4 (2.84%) Jasmine
10 3 (2.13%) MSBuild
10 3 (2.13%) webpack
11 2 (1.42%) Grunt
11 2 (1.42%) gulp
11 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 1 (0.71%) git-flow
General
1 54 (38.30%) Finance
2 14 (9.93%) Financial Institution
3 7 (4.96%) Advertising
4 4 (2.84%) Front Office
4 4 (2.84%) Marketing
5 3 (2.13%) Retail
6 2 (1.42%) Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Back Office
7 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 128 (90.78%) Developer
2 90 (63.83%) .NET Developer
3 66 (46.81%) C# Developer
4 43 (30.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (12.06%) Azure Developer
6 11 (7.80%) Angular Developer
7 10 (7.09%) React Developer
8 7 (4.96%) Backend Developer
9 6 (4.26%) .NET Developer - Fintech
9 6 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (4.26%) Lead Developer
10 5 (3.55%) C Developer
10 5 (3.55%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
10 5 (3.55%) E-Commerce Developer
10 5 (3.55%) Lead .NET Developer
10 5 (3.55%) Senior Developer
11 4 (2.84%) Full Stack Developer
11 4 (2.84%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (2.84%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (95.74%) .NET
2 64 (45.39%) ASP.NET
3 48 (34.04%) AngularJS
4 45 (31.91%) ASP.NET MVC
5 44 (31.21%) .NET Framework
6 43 (30.50%) .NET Core
7 41 (29.08%) React
7 41 (29.08%) REST
8 35 (24.82%) Entity Framework
9 29 (20.57%) RESTful
10 27 (19.15%) WCF
11 24 (17.02%) CSS
12 23 (16.31%) Angular 2
13 20 (14.18%) HTML
13 20 (14.18%) Web Services
13 20 (14.18%) WinForms
14 12 (8.51%) Gherkin
14 12 (8.51%) Swagger
15 11 (7.80%) jQuery
16 10 (7.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.70%) Fintech
2 30 (21.28%) Greenfield Project
3 16 (11.35%) Fixed Income
4 11 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 6 (4.26%) Equities
7 5 (3.55%) User Experience
8 4 (2.84%) Analytical Mindset
8 4 (2.84%) Derivative
9 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
9 3 (2.13%) Reinsurance
9 3 (2.13%) Video on Demand
10 2 (1.42%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.42%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.71%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.71%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.71%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.35%) Windows
2 1 (0.71%) Android
2 1 (0.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (56.74%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (51.77%) MVC
3 65 (46.10%) TDD
4 53 (37.59%) Microservices
5 25 (17.73%) SOLID
6 24 (17.02%) Scrum
7 23 (16.31%) SOA
8 21 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (13.48%) SDLC
10 16 (11.35%) Problem-Solving
11 15 (10.64%) Kanban
12 14 (9.93%) DevOps
12 14 (9.93%) Test Automation
13 13 (9.22%) OO
13 13 (9.22%) Unit Testing
14 12 (8.51%) Asset Management
14 12 (8.51%) BDD
14 12 (8.51%) Release Management
15 11 (7.80%) E-Commerce
16 10 (7.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 128 (90.78%) C#
2 59 (41.84%) SQL
3 49 (34.75%) JavaScript
4 18 (12.77%) TypeScript
5 11 (7.80%) C
5 11 (7.80%) PowerShell
6 10 (7.09%) VB.NET
7 7 (4.96%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.84%) Java
9 3 (2.13%) ES6
9 3 (2.13%) F#
9 3 (2.13%) Scala
10 1 (0.71%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.71%) C++
10 1 (0.71%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (2.13%) Degree
2 2 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.96%) QA
System Software
1 15 (10.64%) Docker
2 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (9.93%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.84%) Ansible
Vendors
1 26 (18.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.42%) Cadence
2 2 (1.42%) Oracle
2 2 (1.42%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.71%) LogRhythm
3 1 (0.71%) Nintex
3 1 (0.71%) PubNub