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 3 months to 24 June 2017 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
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 146 174
Rank change year-on-year +35 +28  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 55 19 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.68% 0.56% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.45% 1.61% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 18 27
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £329 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £508 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £350 £335
% change year-on-year -1.42% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £24.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +77.08% -49.47%  

ASP.NET Web API is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next 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 industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 1235 1179 1724
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 37.81% 34.85% 29.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1006 1014 1396
Median daily rate £500 £450 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.00% +5.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £325 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 11
Median hourly rate £24.36 £20.00 £24.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.80% -17.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £20.00 £15.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.86 £20.00 £187.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing ASP.NET Web API as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 93 (100.00%) .NET
2 90 (96.77%) C#
3 73 (78.49%) ASP.NET
4 69 (74.19%) MVC
5 57 (61.29%) AngularJS
6 51 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
7 41 (44.09%) SQL
7 41 (44.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (41.94%) SQL Server
9 38 (40.86%) CSS
9 38 (40.86%) JavaScript
10 37 (39.78%) HTML
11 31 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 30 (32.26%) TDD
13 26 (27.96%) .NET Framework
14 25 (26.88%) NoSQL
15 24 (25.81%) Greenfield Project
16 22 (23.66%) BDD
17 21 (22.58%) Angular 2
18 20 (21.51%) DevOps
18 20 (21.51%) Finance
18 20 (21.51%) Scrum
19 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
20 16 (17.20%) Git (software)
20 16 (17.20%) HTML5
20 16 (17.20%) Entity Framework
21 15 (16.13%) Microservices
21 15 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 14 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
22 14 (15.05%) Amazon AWS

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 5 (5.38%) NServiceBus
2 4 (4.30%) IIS
3 2 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.15%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.08%) Bloomberg AIM
2 1 (1.08%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 31 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (15.05%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.08%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (1.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 25 (26.88%) NoSQL
3 13 (13.98%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.08%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.08%) Redis
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (17.20%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.68%) Selenium
3 8 (8.60%) JIRA
3 8 (8.60%) JIRA Agile
3 8 (8.60%) SpecFlow
4 6 (6.45%) Subversion
4 6 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (5.38%) Axure RP
5 5 (5.38%) NUnit
5 5 (5.38%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (5.38%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.23%) MSTest
7 2 (2.15%) gulp
7 2 (2.15%) Moq
7 2 (2.15%) MSI
7 2 (2.15%) ReSharper
7 2 (2.15%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.15%) WiX
8 1 (1.08%) dotTrace
8 1 (1.08%) Redmine
General
1 20 (21.51%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Retail
3 7 (7.53%) Marketing
4 3 (3.23%) Digital Economy
5 1 (1.08%) Front Office
5 1 (1.08%) Games
5 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 82 (88.17%) Developer
2 42 (45.16%) .NET Developer
3 26 (27.96%) Angular Developer
4 24 (25.81%) Senior Developer
5 20 (21.51%) Full Stack Developer
6 16 (17.20%) C# Developer
7 14 (15.05%) Senior .NET Developer
8 12 (12.90%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (9.68%) SQL Developer
10 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 8 (8.60%) Azure Engineer
10 8 (8.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (8.60%) Node.js Developer
10 8 (8.60%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (7.53%) AWS Engineer
12 6 (6.45%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 6 (6.45%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 6 (6.45%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
12 6 (6.45%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (100.00%) .NET
2 73 (78.49%) ASP.NET
3 57 (61.29%) AngularJS
4 41 (44.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 38 (40.86%) CSS
6 37 (39.78%) HTML
7 26 (27.96%) .NET Framework
8 21 (22.58%) Angular 2
9 16 (17.20%) Entity Framework
9 16 (17.20%) HTML5
10 15 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 14 (15.05%) WPF
12 11 (11.83%) React
13 10 (10.75%) WCF
14 9 (9.68%) jQuery
14 9 (9.68%) REST
15 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 8 (8.60%) Node.js
15 8 (8.60%) SignalR
16 6 (6.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.81%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (9.68%) Public Cloud
3 7 (7.53%) Hedge funds
4 4 (4.30%) NHS
5 3 (3.23%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.15%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.08%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.08%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.53%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Android
2 5 (5.38%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (74.19%) MVC
2 51 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (32.26%) TDD
4 22 (23.66%) BDD
5 20 (21.51%) DevOps
5 20 (21.51%) Scrum
6 15 (16.13%) Microservices
7 14 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (13.98%) E-Commerce
8 13 (13.98%) OO
9 9 (9.68%) High Availability
9 9 (9.68%) Unit Testing
10 8 (8.60%) Kanban
10 8 (8.60%) Mentoring
10 8 (8.60%) MVVM
10 8 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (8.60%) Wealth Management
11 7 (7.53%) CRM
11 7 (7.53%) SOLID
12 6 (6.45%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 90 (96.77%) C#
2 41 (44.09%) SQL
3 38 (40.86%) JavaScript
4 13 (13.98%) T-SQL
5 11 (11.83%) TypeScript
6 5 (5.38%) XAML
7 1 (1.08%) C++
7 1 (1.08%) ES6
7 1 (1.08%) Java
7 1 (1.08%) Python
7 1 (1.08%) Ruby
7 1 (1.08%) Scala
7 1 (1.08%) VB
7 1 (1.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) Kibana
Vendors
1 19 (20.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.45%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.08%) Apigee
3 1 (1.08%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.08%) Bloomberg
3 1 (1.08%) Eze Software Group
3 1 (1.08%) Google
3 1 (1.08%) RedGate
City, London
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