Period
to 25 September 2018

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 25 September 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
UK > England
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 160 197 301
Rank change year-on-year +37 +104 +37
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 1,623 1,233 864
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.73% 1.37% 0.88%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.87% 4.20% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,276 976 607
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £306
90th Percentile £588 £563 £494
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 9
England median hourly rate £25.50 £33.75 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +40.63% -36.00%
10th Percentile £20.70 £26.63 £21.99
90th Percentile £29.10 £41.88 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £25.50 £42.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -40.00% +77.08% -49.47%

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 33,355 29,384 29,849
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.49% 32.54% 30.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,758 20,578 21,007
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 317 367 357
England median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +9.59% -1.35%
10th Percentile £15.24 £17.90 £13.80
90th Percentile £58.75 £53.75 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £41.69 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +4.22% +9.59% -1.46%

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 25 September 2018.

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
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 25 September 2018. 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 +30 718 £475 - 221
South East +21 339 £400 +14.29% 156
North of England +77 256 £375 +10.70% 186
Yorkshire +56 142 £375 +15.38% 64
Midlands -12 138 £425 +25.00% 105
South West -29 107 £375 +6.99% 57
North West +4 104 £375 +3.45% 106
West Midlands 0 91 £450 +20.00% 50
East of England -3 64 £406 +8.33% 54
East Midlands -15 44 £365 +12.31% 55
North East - 10 £390 - 16
ASP.NET Web API
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 1,557 (95.93%) .NET
2 1,457 (89.77%) C#
3 960 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
4 946 (58.29%) ASP.NET
5 913 (56.25%) MVC
6 884 (54.47%) JavaScript
7 765 (47.13%) SQL Server
8 691 (42.58%) SQL
9 672 (41.40%) AngularJS
10 662 (40.79%) Microsoft Azure
11 622 (38.32%) TDD
12 615 (37.89%) HTML
13 548 (33.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 543 (33.46%) CSS
15 526 (32.41%) .NET Framework
16 434 (26.74%) Microsoft
17 396 (24.40%) Scrum
18 385 (23.72%) .NET Core
19 380 (23.41%) Entity Framework
20 347 (21.38%) Microservices
21 311 (19.16%) Git (software)
22 299 (18.42%) React
23 295 (18.18%) jQuery
24 282 (17.38%) Web Services
25 267 (16.45%) Finance
26 260 (16.02%) WCF
27 246 (15.16%) Greenfield Project
28 244 (15.03%) REST
29 242 (14.91%) SOLID
30 238 (14.66%) HTML5

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
1 103 (6.35%) CMS
2 59 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
3 51 (3.14%) IIS
4 45 (2.77%) NServiceBus
5 42 (2.59%) SharePoint
6 40 (2.46%) Sitecore CMS
7 38 (2.34%) Umbraco
8 16 (0.99%) Apache Solr
9 13 (0.80%) Confluence
10 12 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
10 12 (0.74%) EPiServer
11 10 (0.62%) WebSphere
12 9 (0.55%) Orchard CMS
13 6 (0.37%) WordPress
14 4 (0.25%) Apache Spark
14 4 (0.25%) Kentico
14 4 (0.25%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
15 3 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
2 5 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 44 (2.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.37%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.25%) SDL Web 8
4 3 (0.18%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.12%) Magento
5 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.062%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.062%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.062%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.062%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 662 (40.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 192 (11.83%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (3.33%) Serverless
4 47 (2.90%) GitHub
5 36 (2.22%) npm
6 33 (2.03%) Azure Functions
7 27 (1.66%) Dynamics 365
7 27 (1.66%) PaaS
8 19 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
9 17 (1.05%) SaaS
10 16 (0.99%) NuGet
11 11 (0.68%) Office 365
12 10 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
14 7 (0.43%) IaaS
15 5 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
15 5 (0.31%) Azure Data Factory
16 4 (0.25%) Google Play
16 4 (0.25%) iPaaS
17 3 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (4.93%) HTTP
2 16 (0.99%) AMQP
3 11 (0.68%) DNS
3 11 (0.68%) Internet
4 10 (0.62%) IMAP
4 10 (0.62%) SMTP
5 4 (0.25%) Firewall
6 3 (0.18%) FTP
6 3 (0.18%) SMS
7 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.12%) Intranet
7 2 (0.12%) Network Security
7 2 (0.12%) Skype
7 2 (0.12%) VPN
7 2 (0.12%) WEP
8 1 (0.062%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.062%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 765 (47.13%) SQL Server
2 99 (6.10%) NoSQL
3 90 (5.55%) Azure SQL Database
4 87 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 74 (4.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 71 (4.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 67 (4.13%) MongoDB
8 52 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 51 (3.14%) Relational Database
10 47 (2.90%) Redis
11 45 (2.77%) Cosmos DB
12 34 (2.09%) SQL Server 2014
13 30 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
14 26 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
15 24 (1.48%) Apache Cassandra
15 24 (1.48%) Power BI
16 18 (1.11%) Data Lake
17 17 (1.05%) Neo4j
18 15 (0.92%) Oracle Database
18 15 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 311 (19.16%) Git (software)
2 199 (12.26%) Visual Studio
3 171 (10.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 161 (9.92%) TeamCity
5 157 (9.67%) Octopus Deploy
6 104 (6.41%) Visual Studio Team System
7 81 (4.99%) Selenium
8 80 (4.93%) NUnit
9 64 (3.94%) SpecFlow
10 53 (3.27%) JIRA
11 49 (3.02%) Moq
12 35 (2.16%) Jenkins
12 35 (2.16%) webpack
13 31 (1.91%) gulp
14 24 (1.48%) Subversion
15 23 (1.42%) Bitbucket
15 23 (1.42%) MSTest
16 20 (1.23%) git-flow
16 20 (1.23%) ReSharper
17 18 (1.11%) WebDriver
General
1 267 (16.45%) Finance
2 82 (5.05%) Banking
3 58 (3.57%) Retail
4 48 (2.96%) Marketing
5 33 (2.03%) Front Office
6 24 (1.48%) Telecoms
7 22 (1.36%) Advertising
7 22 (1.36%) Law
8 20 (1.23%) Back Office
8 20 (1.23%) Manufacturing
9 19 (1.17%) Financial Institution
10 18 (1.11%) Legal
11 15 (0.92%) Investment Banking
12 14 (0.86%) Electronics
13 12 (0.74%) Automotive
14 8 (0.49%) Local Government
15 6 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
15 6 (0.37%) Publishing
16 4 (0.25%) Games
17 3 (0.18%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,450 (89.34%) Developer
2 1,016 (62.60%) .NET Developer
3 571 (35.18%) C# Developer
4 385 (23.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 202 (12.45%) Angular Developer
6 191 (11.77%) ASP.NET Developer
7 188 (11.58%) Full Stack Developer
8 148 (9.12%) Senior Developer
9 145 (8.93%) Azure Developer
10 136 (8.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 115 (7.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 105 (6.47%) Senior .NET Developer
13 88 (5.42%) JavaScript Developer
14 86 (5.30%) SQL Developer
15 84 (5.18%) React Developer
16 56 (3.45%) Senior C# Developer
17 49 (3.02%) Software Developer
18 42 (2.59%) Architect
18 42 (2.59%) Senior C# .NET Developer
19 39 (2.40%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,557 (95.93%) .NET
2 946 (58.29%) ASP.NET
3 672 (41.40%) AngularJS
4 615 (37.89%) HTML
5 548 (33.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 543 (33.46%) CSS
7 526 (32.41%) .NET Framework
8 385 (23.72%) .NET Core
9 380 (23.41%) Entity Framework
10 299 (18.42%) React
11 295 (18.18%) jQuery
12 282 (17.38%) Web Services
13 260 (16.02%) WCF
14 244 (15.03%) REST
15 238 (14.66%) HTML5
16 195 (12.01%) Angular 2
17 190 (11.71%) RESTful
18 123 (7.58%) ASP.NET Core
18 123 (7.58%) JSON
19 115 (7.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 246 (15.16%) Greenfield Project
2 114 (7.02%) Fintech
3 88 (5.42%) Enterprise Software
4 79 (4.87%) User Experience
5 56 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 56 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
6 40 (2.46%) Fixed Income
7 31 (1.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 25 (1.54%) Mobile App
9 24 (1.48%) Computer Science
10 17 (1.05%) Blog
10 17 (1.05%) Equities
11 16 (0.99%) N-Tier
11 16 (0.99%) Online Banking
12 15 (0.92%) Hedge funds
13 14 (0.86%) Reinsurance
14 12 (0.74%) Management Information System
15 10 (0.62%) Client/Server
16 8 (0.49%) Virtual Team
16 8 (0.49%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 121 (7.46%) Windows
2 21 (1.29%) Android
3 20 (1.23%) Apple iOS
4 19 (1.17%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.37%) Linux
6 3 (0.18%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.18%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.062%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.062%) MVS
7 1 (0.062%) Unix
7 1 (0.062%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 960 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
2 913 (56.25%) MVC
3 622 (38.32%) TDD
4 396 (24.40%) Scrum
5 347 (21.38%) Microservices
6 242 (14.91%) SOLID
7 207 (12.75%) BDD
8 196 (12.08%) Unit Testing
9 187 (11.52%) OO
10 178 (10.97%) Continuous Integration
10 178 (10.97%) Web Development
11 170 (10.47%) SOA
12 169 (10.41%) DevOps
13 165 (10.17%) E-Commerce
14 151 (9.30%) Test Automation
15 108 (6.65%) Software Engineering
16 100 (6.16%) Problem-Solving
17 91 (5.61%) SDLC
18 87 (5.36%) Kanban
19 86 (5.30%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 1,457 (89.77%) C#
2 884 (54.47%) JavaScript
3 691 (42.58%) SQL
4 162 (9.98%) TypeScript
5 149 (9.18%) T-SQL
6 42 (2.59%) PowerShell
7 32 (1.97%) VB.NET
8 28 (1.73%) Java
9 23 (1.42%) PL/SQL
10 18 (1.11%) C
11 16 (0.99%) Python
12 12 (0.74%) XAML
13 11 (0.68%) VB
14 9 (0.55%) C++
15 8 (0.49%) ES6
15 8 (0.49%) R
16 5 (0.31%) Scala
16 5 (0.31%) VB6
17 4 (0.25%) F#
17 4 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (2.83%) Degree
2 20 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (0.74%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.62%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.43%) Master's Degree
6 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
9 1 (0.062%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.062%) MCSD
9 1 (0.062%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.09%) QA
2 11 (0.68%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.62%) GDPR
4 4 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.25%) SLA
5 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.12%) PMO
6 1 (0.062%) HL7
6 1 (0.062%) PSD2
System Software
1 120 (7.39%) Docker
2 9 (0.55%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.49%) Varnish
4 2 (0.12%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 77 (4.74%) Kubernetes
2 13 (0.80%) Kibana
3 11 (0.68%) Ansible
4 6 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.31%) Puppet
6 3 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.12%) Prometheus
7 2 (0.12%) SCCM
7 2 (0.12%) Terraform
7 2 (0.12%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.062%) Grafana
8 1 (0.062%) logstash
8 1 (0.062%) Packer
Vendors
1 434 (26.74%) Microsoft
2 74 (4.56%) Oracle
3 65 (4.00%) Sitecore
4 28 (1.73%) Xamarin
5 19 (1.17%) Google
6 15 (0.92%) SAP
7 13 (0.80%) Rackspace
7 13 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (0.74%) Atlassian
9 11 (0.68%) DevExpress
10 6 (0.37%) Telerik
11 4 (0.25%) Anite
11 4 (0.25%) Apigee
12 3 (0.18%) Bloomberg
12 3 (0.18%) VMware
13 2 (0.12%) Apple
13 2 (0.12%) BT
13 2 (0.12%) Siebel
13 2 (0.12%) Sybase
13 2 (0.12%) Yahoo!