The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 30 March 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
England / East of England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 101 122
Rank change year-on-year +3 +21  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 27 27 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.27% 1.07% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 4.36% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 9
Median daily rate £365 £375 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% -41.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +5.71% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £60.62 -
% change year-on-year -39.78% -  

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 East of England with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 620 619 759
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 29.14% 24.62% 28.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 374 432
Median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 26
Median hourly rate £37.00 £36.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.36% +1.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £9.00 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

ASP.NET Web API
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 East of England

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET Web API in the East of England

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API in the East of England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET Web API in the East of England

ASP.NET Web API
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +9 11 £338 -43.75% 14
Cambridgeshire - 10 £438 - 12
Bedfordshire -12 3 £409 -29.06% 2
Suffolk - 2 £369 - 1
Essex -17 1 - - 8
ASP.NET Web API
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 East of England region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 61 (98.39%) .NET
2 49 (79.03%) C#
3 40 (64.52%) MVC
4 39 (62.90%) ASP.NET
5 34 (54.84%) SQL Server
6 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (48.39%) JavaScript
8 27 (43.55%) TDD
9 26 (41.94%) CSS
10 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 25 (40.32%) Entity Framework
11 24 (38.71%) WCF
12 22 (35.48%) .NET Framework
12 22 (35.48%) HTML
12 22 (35.48%) SQL
13 21 (33.87%) Web Services
13 21 (33.87%) Scrum
14 18 (29.03%) jQuery
15 17 (27.42%) AngularJS
16 12 (19.35%) LINQ
17 10 (16.13%) XML
17 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
17 10 (16.13%) Dependency Injection
18 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2012
18 9 (14.52%) SOLID
18 9 (14.52%) SOAP
18 9 (14.52%) Finance
18 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
18 9 (14.52%) NHibernate
19 8 (12.90%) Microsoft

ASP.NET Web API
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (11.29%) IIS
2 4 (6.45%) WordPress
3 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.23%) CMS
4 2 (3.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.84%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) HTTP
2 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (8.06%) Blockchain
3 5 (8.06%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.45%) Big Data
5 2 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.61%) GIS
6 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Git (software)
1 8 (12.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (11.29%) Visual Studio
3 5 (8.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (8.06%) FxCop
3 5 (8.06%) ReSharper
3 5 (8.06%) StyleCop
4 4 (6.45%) JIRA
4 4 (6.45%) Moq
4 4 (6.45%) Selenium
5 2 (3.23%) Bower
5 2 (3.23%) JMeter
5 2 (3.23%) SoapUI
5 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (1.61%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.61%) JBehave
6 1 (1.61%) Protractor
6 1 (1.61%) Spock
6 1 (1.61%) Subversion
6 1 (1.61%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Electronics
2 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.84%) Marketing
2 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.61%) Billing
3 1 (1.61%) Legal
3 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (83.87%) Developer
2 38 (61.29%) .NET Developer
3 32 (51.61%) C# Developer
4 25 (40.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (20.97%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (16.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (9.68%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (9.68%) SQL Developer
9 5 (8.06%) Architect
10 4 (6.45%) Angular Developer
10 4 (6.45%) HTML CSS Developer
10 4 (6.45%) HTML Developer
10 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (6.45%) WCF Developer
11 3 (4.84%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (4.84%) C# Software Developer
11 3 (4.84%) C# WCF Developer
11 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (98.39%) .NET
2 39 (62.90%) ASP.NET
3 26 (41.94%) CSS
4 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (40.32%) Entity Framework
5 24 (38.71%) WCF
6 22 (35.48%) .NET Framework
6 22 (35.48%) HTML
7 21 (33.87%) Web Services
8 18 (29.03%) jQuery
9 17 (27.42%) AngularJS
10 12 (19.35%) LINQ
11 10 (16.13%) XML
12 9 (14.52%) NHibernate
12 9 (14.52%) SOAP
13 8 (12.90%) XSLT
14 7 (11.29%) CSS3
14 7 (11.29%) HTML5
14 7 (11.29%) KnockoutJS
14 7 (11.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Contactless
1 4 (6.45%) EMV
2 3 (4.84%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) Life Science
4 1 (1.61%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) VMS
2 2 (3.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.61%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (64.52%) MVC
2 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (43.55%) TDD
4 21 (33.87%) Scrum
5 10 (16.13%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (16.13%) E-Commerce
6 9 (14.52%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (14.52%) SOLID
7 8 (12.90%) BDD
8 7 (11.29%) OO
9 6 (9.68%) OOP
9 6 (9.68%) Web Development
10 5 (8.06%) Code Coverage
10 5 (8.06%) Refactoring
10 5 (8.06%) Unit Testing
11 4 (6.45%) Microservices
12 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (4.84%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (4.84%) Programme Management
12 3 (4.84%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 49 (79.03%) C#
2 30 (48.39%) JavaScript
3 22 (35.48%) SQL
4 6 (9.68%) VBScript
5 4 (6.45%) Java
5 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.84%) PHP
6 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) Degree
1 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
1 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) Atlassian
2 5 (8.06%) Oracle
3 4 (6.45%) Adobe
4 3 (4.84%) SAP
5 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.61%) Telerik
5 1 (1.61%) webMethods
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