Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 281 315
Rank change year-on-year +99 +34 +163
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 1378 913 773
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.45% 0.93% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.49% 3.04% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1114 655 595
England median daily rate £413 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £288
90th Percentile £541 £500 £500
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 3
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -40.00% -
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.17% -40.00% -

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 30685 30052 29794
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.34% 30.68% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 21840 20981 20650
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £625 £588 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 344 501
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £18.73 £14.56 £14.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £52.50
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +8.70%

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 22 November 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 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 22 November 2017. 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 +109 616 £475 +11.76% 125
South East +71 287 £350 -4.11% 94
North of England +83 151 £375 +10.29% 61
Midlands +48 150 £364 +11.92% 51
South West -7 118 £363 +3.57% 32
North West +52 88 £375 +15.38% 36
West Midlands +32 83 £388 +13.97% 25
East Midlands +21 67 £340 +13.33% 23
Yorkshire +14 63 £350 +3.09% 20
East of England +13 58 £363 +3.57% 28
ASP.NET Web API
UK

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 1355 (98.33%) .NET
2 1256 (91.15%) C#
3 969 (70.32%) MVC
4 901 (65.38%) ASP.NET
5 825 (59.87%) Agile Software Development
6 741 (53.77%) SQL Server
7 679 (49.27%) JavaScript
8 632 (45.86%) AngularJS
9 622 (45.14%) TDD
10 592 (42.96%) ASP.NET MVC
11 506 (36.72%) HTML
12 464 (33.67%) SQL
13 442 (32.08%) CSS
14 426 (30.91%) Microsoft
15 392 (28.45%) Microsoft Azure
16 388 (28.16%) Scrum
17 366 (26.56%) .NET Framework
18 348 (25.25%) Web Services
19 297 (21.55%) jQuery
20 279 (20.25%) WCF
21 265 (19.23%) BDD
22 252 (18.29%) Entity Framework
23 245 (17.78%) REST
24 240 (17.42%) Git (software)
24 240 (17.42%) RESTful
24 240 (17.42%) SOLID
25 213 (15.46%) Finance
26 208 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
27 205 (14.88%) HTML5
28 199 (14.44%) React

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
1 101 (7.33%) CMS
2 85 (6.17%) Elasticsearch
3 45 (3.27%) IIS
4 42 (3.05%) SharePoint
5 37 (2.69%) NServiceBus
5 37 (2.69%) Umbraco
6 35 (2.54%) Sitecore CMS
7 22 (1.60%) EPiServer
8 21 (1.52%) Confluence
9 17 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
10 11 (0.80%) Apache Solr
11 6 (0.44%) Apache Spark
11 6 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
12 3 (0.22%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.15%) Kentico
13 2 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 2 (0.15%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.073%) Apache
14 1 (0.073%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.073%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (0.36%) InfoPath
3 3 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.073%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 56 (4.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.87%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 6 (0.44%) SessionCam
4 2 (0.15%) RMDS
5 1 (0.073%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.073%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 392 (28.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 174 (12.63%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (2.76%) GitHub
4 22 (1.60%) Serverless
5 19 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
5 19 (1.38%) PaaS
6 18 (1.31%) SaaS
7 16 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (1.02%) IaaS
9 13 (0.94%) npm
10 11 (0.80%) Google Cloud Platform
11 10 (0.73%) Office 365
12 8 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
13 7 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
13 7 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
13 7 (0.51%) Google Analytics
14 6 (0.44%) Amazon ELB
14 6 (0.44%) Yarn
15 5 (0.36%) Firebase
16 3 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.10%) HTTP
2 13 (0.94%) Internet
3 7 (0.51%) Intranet
4 5 (0.36%) DNS
4 5 (0.36%) SMS
5 4 (0.29%) IMAP
5 4 (0.29%) SMTP
5 4 (0.29%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.22%) ATM
6 3 (0.22%) Skype
7 2 (0.15%) FTP
7 2 (0.15%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.073%) CTI
8 1 (0.073%) DHCP
8 1 (0.073%) Extranet
8 1 (0.073%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.073%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 741 (53.77%) SQL Server
2 191 (13.86%) NoSQL
3 122 (8.85%) MongoDB
4 73 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 68 (4.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 61 (4.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 60 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 48 (3.48%) Relational Database
9 32 (2.32%) SQL Server 2016
10 28 (2.03%) Oracle Database
10 28 (2.03%) SQL Server 2014
11 24 (1.74%) DocumentDB
12 21 (1.52%) Hadoop
13 18 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
13 18 (1.31%) Redis
14 15 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
14 15 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 14 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 9 (0.65%) Big Data
17 7 (0.51%) GIS
Development Applications
1 240 (17.42%) Git (software)
2 173 (12.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 138 (10.01%) TeamCity
4 137 (9.94%) Visual Studio
5 117 (8.49%) NUnit
6 108 (7.84%) Octopus Deploy
7 64 (4.64%) SpecFlow
8 54 (3.92%) JIRA
9 42 (3.05%) Moq
10 40 (2.90%) ReSharper
11 39 (2.83%) Selenium
12 36 (2.61%) MSBuild
13 35 (2.54%) Subversion
14 27 (1.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 27 (1.96%) Visual Studio Team System
15 26 (1.89%) NuGet
16 23 (1.67%) MSTest
17 20 (1.45%) Jasmine
18 18 (1.31%) gulp
19 16 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 213 (15.46%) Finance
2 88 (6.39%) Banking
3 63 (4.57%) Retail
4 49 (3.56%) Marketing
5 37 (2.69%) Electronics
6 36 (2.61%) Investment Banking
6 36 (2.61%) Legal
6 36 (2.61%) Manufacturing
7 35 (2.54%) Law
7 35 (2.54%) Telecoms
8 30 (2.18%) Advertising
9 22 (1.60%) Front Office
10 18 (1.31%) Financial Institution
11 6 (0.44%) Games
12 5 (0.36%) Automotive
13 4 (0.29%) Back Office
14 3 (0.22%) Interactive Media
14 3 (0.22%) Publishing
15 2 (0.15%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.073%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1273 (92.38%) Developer
2 869 (63.06%) .NET Developer
3 544 (39.48%) C# Developer
4 382 (27.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 235 (17.05%) Full Stack Developer
6 169 (12.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 156 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 152 (11.03%) Senior Developer
9 146 (10.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 114 (8.27%) Angular Developer
11 97 (7.04%) Senior .NET Developer
12 83 (6.02%) JavaScript Developer
13 80 (5.81%) Azure Developer
14 77 (5.59%) SQL Developer
15 76 (5.52%) Agile Developer
16 63 (4.57%) Agile .NET Developer
17 62 (4.50%) Lead Developer
18 55 (3.99%) Software Developer
19 54 (3.92%) Web Developer
20 53 (3.85%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1355 (98.33%) .NET
2 901 (65.38%) ASP.NET
3 632 (45.86%) AngularJS
4 592 (42.96%) ASP.NET MVC
5 506 (36.72%) HTML
6 442 (32.08%) CSS
7 366 (26.56%) .NET Framework
8 348 (25.25%) Web Services
9 297 (21.55%) jQuery
10 279 (20.25%) WCF
11 252 (18.29%) Entity Framework
12 245 (17.78%) REST
13 240 (17.42%) RESTful
14 205 (14.88%) HTML5
15 199 (14.44%) React
16 149 (10.81%) Node.js
17 147 (10.67%) .NET Core
18 141 (10.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 132 (9.58%) JSON
19 132 (9.58%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 153 (11.10%) Greenfield Project
2 60 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 59 (4.28%) N-Tier
4 44 (3.19%) User Experience
5 40 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
6 32 (2.32%) Blog
7 31 (2.25%) Public Cloud
8 30 (2.18%) Mobile App
9 23 (1.67%) Computer Science
9 23 (1.67%) Fintech
9 23 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 16 (1.16%) Hedge funds
11 13 (0.94%) Online Banking
11 13 (0.94%) Wiki
12 12 (0.87%) Client/Server
13 8 (0.58%) W3C
14 6 (0.44%) NHS
15 5 (0.36%) Tandem
16 4 (0.29%) Digital Media
16 4 (0.29%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 124 (9.00%) Windows
2 25 (1.81%) Windows Server
3 15 (1.09%) Android
4 14 (1.02%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.44%) Linux
5 6 (0.44%) Unix
6 5 (0.36%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.073%) AIX
8 1 (0.073%) MVS
8 1 (0.073%) Solaris
8 1 (0.073%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.073%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 969 (70.32%) MVC
2 825 (59.87%) Agile Software Development
3 622 (45.14%) TDD
4 388 (28.16%) Scrum
5 265 (19.23%) BDD
6 240 (17.42%) SOLID
7 208 (15.09%) Continuous Integration
8 184 (13.35%) Unit Testing
9 177 (12.84%) Web Development
10 157 (11.39%) Microservices
11 134 (9.72%) DevOps
12 121 (8.78%) OO
13 119 (8.64%) E-Commerce
14 115 (8.35%) Software Engineering
15 109 (7.91%) SOA
16 93 (6.75%) API Development
17 89 (6.46%) CQRS
18 88 (6.39%) Test Automation
19 81 (5.88%) MVVM
20 80 (5.81%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 1256 (91.15%) C#
2 679 (49.27%) JavaScript
3 464 (33.67%) SQL
4 163 (11.83%) T-SQL
5 83 (6.02%) TypeScript
6 57 (4.14%) Java
7 53 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 44 (3.19%) PowerShell
9 18 (1.31%) Ruby
10 15 (1.09%) ES6
11 13 (0.94%) PL/SQL
12 11 (0.80%) PHP
12 11 (0.80%) VB
13 10 (0.73%) XAML
14 9 (0.65%) Scala
15 8 (0.58%) C
15 8 (0.58%) VB6
16 7 (0.51%) ECMAScript
17 6 (0.44%) F#
17 6 (0.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (2.25%) Security Cleared
2 27 (1.96%) Degree
3 18 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (1.31%) SC Cleared
4 7 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (0.29%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.15%) MCP
7 2 (0.15%) MCSD
8 1 (0.073%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.073%) MCSE
8 1 (0.073%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.34%) QA
2 7 (0.51%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.15%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.15%) GCP
4 1 (0.073%) Government Security Classifications
4 1 (0.073%) HL7
4 1 (0.073%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.073%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.073%) MiFID
4 1 (0.073%) PSD2
4 1 (0.073%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (3.12%) Docker
2 41 (2.98%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.15%) vSphere
5 1 (0.073%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (1.81%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (1.31%) Ansible
2 18 (1.31%) Puppet
3 7 (0.51%) Kubernetes
3 7 (0.51%) Terraform
4 4 (0.29%) Kibana
5 2 (0.15%) Grafana
5 2 (0.15%) MOM
5 2 (0.15%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.073%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.073%) Control-M
6 1 (0.073%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 426 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 112 (8.13%) Oracle
3 62 (4.50%) Sitecore
4 38 (2.76%) SAP
5 35 (2.54%) Apigee
6 28 (2.03%) Xamarin
7 25 (1.81%) Google
8 14 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (0.73%) Atlassian
10 9 (0.65%) Telerik
11 6 (0.44%) Ensighten
11 6 (0.44%) Facebook
12 5 (0.36%) Apple
12 5 (0.36%) DevExpress
12 5 (0.36%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.36%) Sybase
12 5 (0.36%) Twitter
13 4 (0.29%) Capita
13 4 (0.29%) ESRI
14 3 (0.22%) VMware