Period
to 17 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 17 July 2019 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
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 189 165 212
Rank change year-on-year -24 +47 +98
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 1,260 1,577 1,095
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.49% 1.67% 1.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.60% 4.86% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,035 1,196 807
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +7.38%
10th Percentile £344 £325 £293
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
England median hourly rate £33.25 £29.50 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.71% -12.59% -15.63%
10th Percentile £23.63 £29.25 £23.60
90th Percentile £42.68 £29.75 £48.13
UK median hourly rate £33.25 £29.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +12.71% -30.59% -

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 England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 27,365 32,443 28,304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.35% 34.31% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 19,341 23,028 19,627
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £345 £319 £306
90th Percentile £650 £631 £625
UK median daily rate £490 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +3.16% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 282 353 369
England median hourly rate £44.00 £41.53 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.95% +2.54% +8.00%
10th Percentile £18.50 £15.24 £16.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £57.50 £53.80
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%

ASP.NET Web API
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET Web API in England

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

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

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API in England over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

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

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET Web API in England

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API in England over the 6 months to 17 July 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ASP.NET Web API in England

ASP.NET Web API
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 17 July 2019. 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
Job
Vacancies
London -14 548 £488 +2.63% 170
South East +21 275 £435 +8.75% 163
North of England -38 152 £375 - 188
Midlands +4 126 £425 - 112
South West -49 91 £463 +23.33% 55
West Midlands +10 88 £450 - 66
North West +10 88 £375 - 116
East of England +7 66 £425 +2.41% 57
Yorkshire -58 52 £365 -2.67% 61
East Midlands +16 38 £380 +8.57% 46
North East +28 12 £419 +19.64% 11
ASP.NET Web API
UK

For the 6 months to 17 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 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 England region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 1,244 (98.73%) .NET
2 1,167 (92.62%) C#
3 663 (52.62%) Agile Software Development
4 652 (51.75%) ASP.NET
5 649 (51.51%) SQL Server
6 626 (49.68%) Microsoft Azure
7 615 (48.81%) MVC
8 576 (45.71%) JavaScript
9 514 (40.79%) AngularJS
10 485 (38.49%) SQL
11 468 (37.14%) .NET Framework
12 449 (35.63%) HTML
13 441 (35.00%) .NET Core
14 435 (34.52%) TDD
15 414 (32.86%) CSS
16 347 (27.54%) ASP.NET MVC
17 307 (24.37%) Microsoft
18 303 (24.05%) Scrum
19 299 (23.73%) Entity Framework
20 266 (21.11%) Microservices
21 258 (20.48%) Web Services
22 241 (19.13%) Git (software)
23 233 (18.49%) SOLID
24 232 (18.41%) REST
25 222 (17.62%) Finance
26 212 (16.83%) RESTful
27 202 (16.03%) jQuery
28 198 (15.71%) BDD
29 193 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
29 193 (15.32%) WCF

ASP.NET Web API
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 50 (3.97%) SharePoint
2 42 (3.33%) IIS
3 36 (2.86%) Umbraco
4 31 (2.46%) CMS
5 21 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
6 19 (1.51%) Confluence
7 16 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
8 11 (0.87%) NServiceBus
9 9 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (0.63%) EPiServer
11 6 (0.48%) Kentico
12 5 (0.40%) SAS
13 4 (0.32%) Skype for Business
14 2 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
14 2 (0.16%) WebSphere
15 1 (0.079%) Apache Solr
15 1 (0.079%) OpenStack
15 1 (0.079%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.079%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (0.56%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.079%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.079%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.079%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.079%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 50 (3.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.16%) Magento
3 2 (0.16%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 1 (0.079%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.079%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.079%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.079%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.079%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 626 (49.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 135 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 86 (6.83%) Serverless
4 57 (4.52%) Azure Functions
5 48 (3.81%) PaaS
6 47 (3.73%) Azure Active Directory
6 47 (3.73%) Dynamics 365
6 47 (3.73%) SaaS
7 19 (1.51%) Power Platform
8 18 (1.43%) AWS Lambda
9 17 (1.35%) GitHub
10 15 (1.19%) IaaS
11 12 (0.95%) Loggly
12 11 (0.87%) npm
12 11 (0.87%) Office 365
13 9 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (0.71%) Azure Data Factory
14 7 (0.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 7 (0.56%) Apigee
14 7 (0.56%) Microsoft Flow
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.56%) HTTP
1 7 (0.56%) Internet
1 7 (0.56%) Network Security
2 5 (0.40%) Intranet
3 4 (0.32%) AMQP
4 3 (0.24%) VoIP
5 2 (0.16%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (0.079%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.079%) Skype
6 1 (0.079%) SSL
6 1 (0.079%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 649 (51.51%) SQL Server
2 81 (6.43%) NoSQL
3 57 (4.52%) Azure SQL Database
3 57 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 44 (3.49%) Relational Database
5 43 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
6 41 (3.25%) MongoDB
7 39 (3.10%) Cosmos DB
8 36 (2.86%) Redis
8 36 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 32 (2.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (2.22%) MySQL
11 24 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
11 24 (1.90%) SQL Server 2016
12 21 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
13 16 (1.27%) Data Lake
14 14 (1.11%) Big Data
15 12 (0.95%) Power BI
15 12 (0.95%) Star Schema
16 10 (0.79%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 241 (19.13%) Git (software)
2 172 (13.65%) Visual Studio
3 114 (9.05%) Visual Studio Team System
4 100 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 98 (7.78%) TeamCity
6 75 (5.95%) NUnit
7 69 (5.48%) Octopus Deploy
8 57 (4.52%) JIRA
9 46 (3.65%) Jenkins
10 43 (3.41%) SpecFlow
11 34 (2.70%) webpack
12 31 (2.46%) Jasmine
13 25 (1.98%) Subversion
14 23 (1.83%) MSTest
15 22 (1.75%) Bitbucket
15 22 (1.75%) Moq
15 22 (1.75%) Selenium
16 21 (1.67%) gulp
17 19 (1.51%) Karma Test Runner
17 19 (1.51%) MSBuild
General
1 222 (17.62%) Finance
2 61 (4.84%) Banking
3 35 (2.78%) Law
3 35 (2.78%) Telecoms
4 32 (2.54%) Retail
5 30 (2.38%) Legal
6 28 (2.22%) Marketing
7 24 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 21 (1.67%) Electronics
9 17 (1.35%) Front Office
10 10 (0.79%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.48%) Games
12 5 (0.40%) Back Office
13 4 (0.32%) Publishing
14 3 (0.24%) Advertising
15 2 (0.16%) Investment Banking
15 2 (0.16%) Private Banking
16 1 (0.079%) Automotive
16 1 (0.079%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1,069 (84.84%) Developer
2 675 (53.57%) .NET Developer
3 333 (26.43%) C# Developer
4 229 (18.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 162 (12.86%) Full Stack Developer
6 134 (10.63%) Angular Developer
7 116 (9.21%) Senior Developer
8 95 (7.54%) Azure Developer
9 93 (7.38%) ASP.NET Developer
10 81 (6.43%) Senior .NET Developer
11 66 (5.24%) Software Developer
12 62 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 58 (4.60%) React Developer
14 55 (4.37%) SQL Developer
15 49 (3.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 41 (3.25%) Senior C# Developer
17 40 (3.17%) Architect
17 40 (3.17%) Software Engineer
18 38 (3.02%) Lead Developer
19 37 (2.94%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,244 (98.73%) .NET
2 652 (51.75%) ASP.NET
3 514 (40.79%) AngularJS
4 468 (37.14%) .NET Framework
5 449 (35.63%) HTML
6 441 (35.00%) .NET Core
7 414 (32.86%) CSS
8 347 (27.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 299 (23.73%) Entity Framework
10 258 (20.48%) Web Services
11 232 (18.41%) REST
12 212 (16.83%) RESTful
13 202 (16.03%) jQuery
14 193 (15.32%) WCF
15 176 (13.97%) HTML5
16 164 (13.02%) React
17 147 (11.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 137 (10.87%) Angular 2
19 132 (10.48%) JSON
20 103 (8.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 126 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
2 64 (5.08%) Enterprise Software
3 54 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (2.30%) User Experience
5 27 (2.14%) Mobile App
6 22 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
7 14 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
8 11 (0.87%) Algorithms
9 10 (0.79%) iPad
10 9 (0.71%) Hedge funds
11 8 (0.63%) Blog
11 8 (0.63%) Data Structures
11 8 (0.63%) Derivative
12 7 (0.56%) Equity Derivative
13 6 (0.48%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.40%) N-Tier
15 4 (0.32%) Robotics
15 4 (0.32%) Virtual Team
16 3 (0.24%) Market Risk
16 3 (0.24%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 66 (5.24%) Windows
2 28 (2.22%) Apple iOS
3 22 (1.75%) Android
4 12 (0.95%) Windows Server
5 11 (0.87%) VMS
6 6 (0.48%) Linux
7 1 (0.079%) CentOS
7 1 (0.079%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 663 (52.62%) Agile Software Development
2 615 (48.81%) MVC
3 435 (34.52%) TDD
4 303 (24.05%) Scrum
5 266 (21.11%) Microservices
6 233 (18.49%) SOLID
7 198 (15.71%) BDD
8 193 (15.32%) Continuous Integration
9 183 (14.52%) DevOps
9 183 (14.52%) Unit Testing
10 123 (9.76%) Kanban
11 119 (9.44%) OO
12 113 (8.97%) Test Automation
13 101 (8.02%) Software Engineering
14 98 (7.78%) SOA
15 79 (6.27%) Web Development
16 74 (5.87%) Problem-Solving
17 67 (5.32%) CRM
18 63 (5.00%) Migration
19 62 (4.92%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 1,167 (92.62%) C#
2 576 (45.71%) JavaScript
3 485 (38.49%) SQL
4 180 (14.29%) TypeScript
5 116 (9.21%) T-SQL
6 52 (4.13%) PowerShell
7 44 (3.49%) VB.NET
8 41 (3.25%) Java
9 11 (0.87%) VB
10 10 (0.79%) PHP
10 10 (0.79%) PL/SQL
11 7 (0.56%) C
11 7 (0.56%) ES6
11 7 (0.56%) Python
11 7 (0.56%) U-SQL
12 6 (0.48%) Ruby
12 6 (0.48%) XPath
13 5 (0.40%) C++
14 4 (0.32%) Perl
14 4 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (3.02%) Degree
2 16 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (1.11%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.03%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.16%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.079%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.079%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.079%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.41%) QA
2 4 (0.32%) GDPR
3 2 (0.16%) PMO
3 2 (0.16%) SLA
4 1 (0.079%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.079%) MiFID
4 1 (0.079%) PSD2
System Software
1 114 (9.05%) Docker
2 53 (4.21%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.079%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 90 (7.14%) Kubernetes
2 13 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (0.87%) Puppet
3 11 (0.87%) Terraform
4 10 (0.79%) Ansible
5 6 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (0.32%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (0.24%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.16%) Rancher
9 1 (0.079%) Kibana
9 1 (0.079%) MIIS
Vendors
1 307 (24.37%) Microsoft
2 55 (4.37%) Xamarin
3 32 (2.54%) Oracle
4 27 (2.14%) Sitecore
5 22 (1.75%) SAP
6 17 (1.35%) New Relic
7 16 (1.27%) Atlassian
8 13 (1.03%) Google
9 5 (0.40%) Telerik
10 4 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.32%) Splunk
10 4 (0.32%) Twitter
10 4 (0.32%) VMware
11 2 (0.16%) IBM
11 2 (0.16%) Sony
11 2 (0.16%) Sparx
11 2 (0.16%) Tableau
11 2 (0.16%) Virgin Media
12 1 (0.079%) GoCardless
12 1 (0.079%) UiPath