Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 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
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 110 127
Rank change year-on-year -13 +17 -7
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 11 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.38% 0.40% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.53% 1.45% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £331 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.21% +1.92% +4.84%
10th Percentile £359 £313 £263
90th Percentile £417 £482 £371
Scotland median daily rate £363 £325 £338
% change year-on-year +11.54% -3.70% +35.00%
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 717 552 647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.50% 27.75% 20.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 423 336 373
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.07% -3.29% +3.33%
10th Percentile £270 £264 £275
90th Percentile £538 £500 £525
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £52.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.31% +108.00% -37.50%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £45.00 £40.38
% change year-on-year -46.67% +11.44% +11.39%

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 11 December 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 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
2 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) MVC
3 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
3 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
4 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) Web Development
5 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 5 (45.45%) SQL
5 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
5 5 (45.45%) SignalR
6 4 (36.36%) .NET Core
6 4 (36.36%) LESS
6 4 (36.36%) IaaS
6 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (36.36%) PaaS
6 4 (36.36%) XML
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (36.36%) MCSD

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 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) IaaS
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (36.36%) PaaS
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (18.18%) Redis
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) NUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Redmine
2 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) .NET Developer
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Development Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Development Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Software Development Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Development Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) UI Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 7 (63.64%) .NET Framework
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (63.64%) CSS
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
4 5 (45.45%) Entity Framework
4 5 (45.45%) SignalR
5 4 (36.36%) .NET Core
5 4 (36.36%) JSON
5 4 (36.36%) LESS
5 4 (36.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (36.36%) WCF
5 4 (36.36%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (18.18%) REST
7 2 (18.18%) RESTful
7 2 (18.18%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) N-Tier
2 3 (27.27%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 2 (18.18%) Blog
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Test Automation
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) Web Development
4 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
4 4 (36.36%) OOA/OOD
4 4 (36.36%) OOD
4 4 (36.36%) OOP
4 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Use Case
5 2 (18.18%) BDD
5 2 (18.18%) Complex Event Processing
5 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) ES6
3 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
3 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
3 2 (18.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
1 4 (36.36%) MCSD
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Avaya
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle