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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
UK / England
Rank 208 274 361
Rank change year-on-year +66 +87  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 484 404 246
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.17% 0.82% 0.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.71% 2.92% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 357 298 188
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £313 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +5.71% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £36.50 £60.62 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.78% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £60.62 -
% change year-on-year -39.78% -  

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

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 13030 13829 13075
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 31.58% 28.19% 27.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9047 9693 8586
Median daily rate £425 £410 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +3.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 213 173
Median hourly rate £41.64 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.57% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

ASP.NET Web API
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +46 186 £463 +8.82% 114
South East +13 96 £400 +18.51% 65
South West +33 51 £375 +7.14% 22
North West +45 40 £350 +7.69% 57
Yorkshire +24 38 £345 +6.15% 13
West Midlands +22 29 £400 -3.03% 27
East of England +1 28 £364 -3.00% 36
East Midlands +6 13 £363 +11.53% 21
North East -15 2 £275 -21.42% 3
ASP.NET Web API
UK

ASP.NET Web API
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 England region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 926 (98.62%) .NET
2 777 (82.75%) C#
3 665 (70.82%) MVC
4 657 (69.97%) ASP.NET
5 583 (62.09%) JavaScript
6 550 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
7 473 (50.37%) SQL Server
8 432 (46.01%) HTML
9 413 (43.98%) CSS
10 412 (43.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 380 (40.47%) AngularJS
12 353 (37.59%) TDD
13 332 (35.36%) SQL
14 312 (33.23%) .NET Framework
15 283 (30.14%) Microsoft
16 245 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
17 230 (24.49%) WCF
18 224 (23.86%) Scrum
19 213 (22.68%) Entity Framework
20 206 (21.94%) jQuery
21 188 (20.02%) Web Services
22 179 (19.06%) BDD
23 162 (17.25%) REST
24 159 (16.93%) Visual Studio
25 149 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
26 142 (15.12%) Team Foundation Server
27 140 (14.91%) HTML5
28 128 (13.63%) Finance
29 127 (13.53%) Git (software)
30 123 (13.10%) Web Development

ASP.NET Web API
Top Related 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 55 (5.86%) CMS
2 41 (4.37%) Umbraco
3 36 (3.83%) IIS
3 36 (3.83%) SharePoint
4 35 (3.73%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (2.34%) NServiceBus
6 19 (2.02%) Sitecore CMS
7 16 (1.70%) EPiServer
8 10 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (0.96%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.64%) Kentico
11 5 (0.53%) DNN
11 5 (0.53%) Immediacy CMS
11 5 (0.53%) Sitefinity
11 5 (0.53%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.53%) WebSphere Portal
12 4 (0.43%) Confluence
12 4 (0.43%) WordPress
13 3 (0.32%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 82 (8.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.32%) MS Project
2 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 97 (10.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.21%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 245 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 100 (10.65%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (2.77%) Amazon EC2
3 26 (2.77%) GitHub
4 19 (2.02%) SaaS
5 18 (1.92%) PaaS
6 8 (0.85%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.64%) IaaS
9 3 (0.32%) Office 365
10 2 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.21%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.11%) Asana
11 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.34%) HTTP
2 16 (1.70%) AMQP
3 15 (1.60%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.32%) Internet
4 3 (0.32%) Intranet
5 2 (0.21%) DNS
5 2 (0.21%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.21%) LDAP
5 2 (0.21%) SMS
6 1 (0.11%) BGP
6 1 (0.11%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.11%) MPLS
6 1 (0.11%) SMTP
6 1 (0.11%) SSH
6 1 (0.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 473 (50.37%) SQL Server
2 108 (11.50%) NoSQL
3 79 (8.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 63 (6.71%) MongoDB
5 52 (5.54%) SQL Server 2014
6 51 (5.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 46 (4.90%) Azure SQL Database
8 29 (3.09%) Relational Database
9 23 (2.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (2.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 21 (2.24%) Hadoop
11 20 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 19 (2.02%) Oracle Database
13 15 (1.60%) Big Data
14 13 (1.38%) RDBMS
15 12 (1.28%) Redis
15 12 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 11 (1.17%) SQL Server 2016
17 10 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
18 8 (0.85%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 159 (16.93%) Visual Studio
2 142 (15.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 127 (13.53%) Git (software)
4 85 (9.05%) Octopus Deploy
5 82 (8.73%) Visual Studio Team System
6 78 (8.31%) TeamCity
7 61 (6.50%) NUnit
8 38 (4.05%) SpecFlow
9 37 (3.94%) Grunt
10 32 (3.41%) Subversion
11 31 (3.30%) Moq
12 25 (2.66%) MSBuild
13 22 (2.34%) gulp
13 22 (2.34%) Jasmine
13 22 (2.34%) ReSharper
13 22 (2.34%) Selenium
14 21 (2.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 21 (2.24%) JIRA
15 18 (1.92%) MSTest
16 16 (1.70%) NuGet
General
1 128 (13.63%) Finance
2 49 (5.22%) Marketing
3 41 (4.37%) Banking
4 28 (2.98%) Retail
5 24 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 23 (2.45%) Front Office
7 21 (2.24%) Telecoms
8 18 (1.92%) Electronics
9 13 (1.38%) Advertising
9 13 (1.38%) Back Office
10 10 (1.06%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.85%) Publishing
12 5 (0.53%) German Language
12 5 (0.53%) Legal
13 4 (0.43%) Automotive
14 3 (0.32%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.21%) Billing
15 2 (0.21%) Games
15 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 838 (89.24%) Developer
2 534 (56.87%) .NET Developer
3 349 (37.17%) C# Developer
4 257 (27.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 141 (15.02%) ASP.NET Developer
6 116 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 113 (12.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 97 (10.33%) Angular Developer
9 94 (10.01%) Senior Developer
10 87 (9.27%) CRM Developer
11 78 (8.31%) Full Stack Developer
12 72 (7.67%) Dynamics CRM Developer
13 64 (6.82%) JavaScript Developer
14 61 (6.50%) SQL Developer
15 56 (5.96%) Microsoft Developer
16 54 (5.75%) Azure Developer
17 52 (5.54%) Senior .NET Developer
18 49 (5.22%) Software Developer
19 46 (4.90%) Senior C# Developer
19 46 (4.90%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 926 (98.62%) .NET
2 657 (69.97%) ASP.NET
3 432 (46.01%) HTML
4 413 (43.98%) CSS
5 412 (43.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 380 (40.47%) AngularJS
7 312 (33.23%) .NET Framework
8 230 (24.49%) WCF
9 213 (22.68%) Entity Framework
10 206 (21.94%) jQuery
11 188 (20.02%) Web Services
12 162 (17.25%) REST
13 140 (14.91%) HTML5
14 105 (11.18%) WPF
15 102 (10.86%) RESTful
16 97 (10.33%) React
17 79 (8.41%) XML
18 78 (8.31%) SOAP
19 72 (7.67%) Angular 2
20 69 (7.35%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
1 34 (3.62%) User Experience
2 27 (2.88%) Public Cloud
3 26 (2.77%) Fintech
4 19 (2.02%) Blog
5 18 (1.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 18 (1.92%) N-Tier
6 16 (1.70%) Mobile App
7 15 (1.60%) Client/Server
8 13 (1.38%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.06%) Online Banking
10 9 (0.96%) Digital Media
11 8 (0.85%) Tandem
12 7 (0.75%) Hedge funds
13 6 (0.64%) SWIFT
14 5 (0.53%) Equities
14 5 (0.53%) Fixed Income
14 5 (0.53%) iPad
15 4 (0.43%) Contactless
15 4 (0.43%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 67 (7.14%) Windows
2 21 (2.24%) Android
3 20 (2.13%) Apple iOS
4 13 (1.38%) Windows Server
5 8 (0.85%) Linux
6 4 (0.43%) Unix
6 4 (0.43%) VMS
6 4 (0.43%) Windows 8
7 3 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.11%) MVS
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 665 (70.82%) MVC
2 550 (58.57%) Agile Software Development
3 353 (37.59%) TDD
4 224 (23.86%) Scrum
5 179 (19.06%) BDD
6 149 (15.87%) Continuous Integration
7 123 (13.10%) Web Development
8 117 (12.46%) SOLID
9 108 (11.50%) OO
10 107 (11.40%) Microservices
11 98 (10.44%) CRM
12 88 (9.37%) E-Commerce
13 84 (8.95%) Unit Testing
14 74 (7.88%) DevOps
15 67 (7.14%) Software Engineering
16 66 (7.03%) SOA
17 59 (6.28%) Kanban
17 59 (6.28%) MVVM
18 54 (5.75%) Domain-Driven Design
19 49 (5.22%) CQRS
Programming Languages
1 777 (82.75%) C#
2 583 (62.09%) JavaScript
3 332 (35.36%) SQL
4 101 (10.76%) T-SQL
5 54 (5.75%) TypeScript
6 33 (3.51%) VB.NET
7 29 (3.09%) PowerShell
8 24 (2.56%) Ruby
9 22 (2.34%) Java
9 22 (2.34%) Scala
10 15 (1.60%) XAML
11 12 (1.28%) C++
11 12 (1.28%) VB
12 9 (0.96%) F#
13 8 (0.85%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.64%) ES6
14 6 (0.64%) PHP
14 6 (0.64%) Python
14 6 (0.64%) VBScript
15 3 (0.32%) C
Qualifications
1 53 (5.64%) Security Cleared
2 43 (4.58%) SC Cleared
3 34 (3.62%) Degree
4 21 (2.24%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.21%) ISEB
6 2 (0.21%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (4.37%) QA
2 3 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.21%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (0.53%) Docker
2 3 (0.32%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.11%) etcd
4 1 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.11%) vSphere
4 1 (0.11%) Xen
4 1 (0.11%) XenApp
4 1 (0.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (3.30%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (1.38%) Puppet
3 9 (0.96%) Ansible
3 9 (0.96%) Kibana
4 5 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.21%) logstash
6 1 (0.11%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.11%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.11%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.11%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 283 (30.14%) Microsoft
2 67 (7.14%) Oracle
3 29 (3.09%) Sitecore
4 21 (2.24%) Xamarin
5 18 (1.92%) SAP
6 9 (0.96%) Atlassian
7 6 (0.64%) Adobe
7 6 (0.64%) Apigee
8 5 (0.53%) Alterian
8 5 (0.53%) IBM
9 4 (0.43%) Google
10 3 (0.32%) DevExpress
10 3 (0.32%) Infragistics
10 3 (0.32%) Tableau
10 3 (0.32%) Twitter
10 3 (0.32%) VMware
11 2 (0.21%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.21%) CA Agile Central
11 2 (0.21%) Eze Software Group
11 2 (0.21%) Telerik
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Source Technology
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Flexi Working (Some WFH)
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
networx
Rate: From £46,250 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £330 - £360 per day + flexible working hours
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £565 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: £Negotiable/Flexible
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Intrinsic Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market rates + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 13 days ago