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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for API Integration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited API Integration over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 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.

API Integration
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 88 83 57
Rank change year-on-year -5 -26 +61
Contract jobs citing API Integration 3 4 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.22% 0.33% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.38% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
10th Percentile £361 £245 £232
25th Percentile £361 £294 £248
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 £383 £307
Median % change year-on-year -1.96% +24.59% -41.52%
75th Percentile £419 £464 £350
90th Percentile £438 £510 £360
England median daily rate £543 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +8.60% +4.17% +2.67%

API Integration is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,152 1,057 555
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 83.78% 86.50% 85.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 866 729 331
10th Percentile £200 £165 £163
25th Percentile £357 £306 £288
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £461 £400 £375
Median % change year-on-year +15.31% +6.67% -6.25%
75th Percentile £540 £500 £475
90th Percentile £638 £595 £575
England median daily rate £550 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 61 31
10th Percentile £10.42 £9.25 £9.52
25th Percentile £15.95 £10.50 £11.31
Median hourly rate £19.67 £14.50 £13.50
Median % change year-on-year +35.62% +7.41% -3.57%
75th Percentile £35.00 £22.50 £20.93
90th Percentile £37.50 £49.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £26.98 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +31.61% -8.89% +7.14%

API Integration
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing API Integration as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for API Integration in the East Midlands

API Integration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing API Integration in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for API Integration in the East Midlands

API Integration
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing API Integration within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Northamptonshire - 2 £405 -
Nottinghamshire +5 1 £375 -30.56%
API Integration
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing API Integration 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for API Integration.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) MSTest
2 2 (66.67%) MbUnit
2 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) Couchbase
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API

API Integration
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Couchbase
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) MbUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) MSTest
2 2 (66.67%) NUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (66.67%) Social Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) Gherkin
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Swagger
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) N-Tier
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft