Period
to 19 January 2018

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 6 months to 19 January 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 96 126
Rank change year-on-year -27 +30 -12
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 22 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.76% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.09% 1.50% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £331 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.21% +1.92% +8.33%
10th Percentile £359 £313 £263
90th Percentile £423 £482 £371
Scotland median daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +25.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 712 534 704
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.47% 30.07% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 353 407
Edinburgh median daily rate £378 £380 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.66% -2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £279 £285 £275
90th Percentile £538 £513 £538
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £52.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.31% +108.00% -44.44%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £45.00 £40.19
% change year-on-year -46.67% +11.97% +0.48%

ASP.NET Web API
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing ASP.NET Web API as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 22 (100.00%) C#
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 19 (86.36%) MVC
4 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
5 17 (77.27%) .NET Framework
6 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (59.09%) Entity Framework
8 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 10 (45.45%) CSS
9 10 (45.45%) HTML
9 10 (45.45%) SignalR
10 9 (40.91%) Front End Development
10 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (36.36%) TDD
11 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (36.36%) Scrum
11 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
11 8 (36.36%) SQL
12 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
13 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
13 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (27.27%) .NET Core
13 6 (27.27%) Finance
13 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
13 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
14 5 (22.73%) WCF
14 5 (22.73%) Web Development
15 4 (18.18%) QA

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 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (18.18%) IaaS
2 4 (18.18%) PaaS
3 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) CTI
1 2 (9.09%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (9.09%) Redis
5 1 (4.55%) ArangoDB
5 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) NUnit
2 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.09%) JIRA
3 2 (9.09%) Redmine
3 2 (9.09%) SpecFlow
3 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (4.55%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 17 (77.27%) .NET Developer
3 5 (22.73%) C# Developer
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Development Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Development Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Software Development Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Development Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Angular Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) UI Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Azure Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (90.91%) ASP.NET
3 17 (77.27%) .NET Framework
4 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (59.09%) Entity Framework
6 10 (45.45%) CSS
6 10 (45.45%) HTML
6 10 (45.45%) SignalR
7 7 (31.82%) AngularJS
8 6 (27.27%) .NET Core
9 5 (22.73%) WCF
10 4 (18.18%) Angular 2
10 4 (18.18%) JSON
10 4 (18.18%) LESS
10 4 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (18.18%) XML
11 3 (13.64%) jQuery
11 3 (13.64%) Web Services
12 2 (9.09%) RESTful
12 2 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Greenfield Project
1 4 (18.18%) N-Tier
2 2 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 2 (9.09%) Blog
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) MVC
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Front End Development
3 8 (36.36%) Scrum
3 8 (36.36%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
4 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 5 (22.73%) Unit Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Web Development
6 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
6 4 (18.18%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (18.18%) OOD
6 4 (18.18%) OOP
6 4 (18.18%) Use Case
7 2 (9.09%) B2B
7 2 (9.09%) B2C
7 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.09%) CRM
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
3 2 (9.09%) ES6
3 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
3 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.09%) TypeScript
3 2 (9.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
1 4 (18.18%) MCSD
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Avaya
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle