The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 April 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
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 90 82
Rank change year-on-year +20 -8  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 7 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.70% 0.065% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.66% 0.35% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Median daily rate £600 - £319
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 - £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £612 - £334
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £63.31 -
% change year-on-year -42.34% -  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 263 282 265
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 26.22% 18.42% 17.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 160 173
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £510 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 10
Median hourly rate £52.17 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +247.80% -62.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.82%  

ASP.NET Web API
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET Web API in Edinburgh

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET Web API in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
2 9 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (80.00%) Web Services
3 8 (80.00%) HTML
4 7 (70.00%) SQL
5 6 (60.00%) XSLT
5 6 (60.00%) Finance
5 6 (60.00%) Migration
5 6 (60.00%) Financial Institution
5 6 (60.00%) TDD
5 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (60.00%) LINQ
5 6 (60.00%) jQuery
5 6 (60.00%) EPiServer
5 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
5 6 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (50.00%) Moq
6 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (50.00%) Modernizr
6 5 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (50.00%) gulp
7 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development

ASP.NET Web API
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (60.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) gulp
1 5 (50.00%) Moq
1 5 (50.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Architect
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (90.00%) CSS
3 8 (80.00%) HTML
3 8 (80.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (60.00%) Entity Framework
4 6 (60.00%) jQuery
4 6 (60.00%) LINQ
4 6 (60.00%) XSLT
5 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 5 (50.00%) Modernizr
5 5 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (20.00%) JSON
6 2 (20.00%) Middleware
6 2 (20.00%) SOAP
7 1 (10.00%) Ajax
7 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
7 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (60.00%) Migration
2 6 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (60.00%) TDD
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Information Security
5 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (20.00%) Microservices
6 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (10.00%) OOP
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) C#
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCTS
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Sitecore