Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 178 233 311
Rank change year-on-year +55 +78 +157
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 1,357 962 747
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.47% 1.08% 0.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.54% 3.40% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,075 716 555
England median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £313 £289 £300
90th Percentile £558 £538 £500
UK median daily rate £423 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +12.67% - +7.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
England median hourly rate - £23.28 £60.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -61.60% -
UK median hourly rate - £23.28 £60.62
% change year-on-year - -61.60% -

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 29,903 28,286 29,046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.33% 31.84% 29.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,496 19,705 20,306
England median daily rate £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £284
90th Percentile £631 £600 £594
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +8.82% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 322 322 500
England median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.88% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £20.05 £15.75 £16.25
90th Percentile £57.31 £52.50 £56.58
UK median hourly rate £40.75 £40.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +1.88% +3.90% +10.00%

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 24 February 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 24 February 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 +62 588 £475 +5.56% 187
South East +48 288 £350 -6.67% 119
North of England +54 182 £370 +5.71% 153
Midlands +25 143 £400 +8.11% 87
South West +18 105 £400 +14.29% 59
Yorkshire +33 96 £360 +2.86% 53
West Midlands +13 93 £425 +13.33% 45
North West +25 84 £375 +1.35% 84
East of England -30 49 £385 +10.00% 60
East Midlands +14 47 £375 +17.65% 42
North East +58 2 £338 +22.73% 16
ASP.NET Web API
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 1,325 (97.64%) .NET
2 1,242 (91.53%) C#
3 886 (65.29%) Agile Software Development
4 877 (64.63%) MVC
5 866 (63.82%) ASP.NET
6 688 (50.70%) SQL Server
7 674 (49.67%) JavaScript
8 659 (48.56%) TDD
9 589 (43.40%) AngularJS
10 548 (40.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 519 (38.25%) HTML
12 451 (33.24%) Microsoft Azure
13 448 (33.01%) CSS
14 406 (29.92%) SQL
15 405 (29.85%) .NET Framework
16 365 (26.90%) Scrum
17 350 (25.79%) Microsoft
18 349 (25.72%) Web Services
19 280 (20.63%) BDD
20 271 (19.97%) SOLID
21 260 (19.16%) WCF
22 251 (18.50%) RESTful
23 240 (17.69%) Git (software)
23 240 (17.69%) jQuery
24 236 (17.39%) Entity Framework
25 235 (17.32%) Microservices
26 231 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
27 229 (16.88%) React
28 226 (16.65%) HTML5
29 210 (15.48%) Finance

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 82 (6.04%) CMS
2 76 (5.60%) Elasticsearch
3 37 (2.73%) IIS
4 28 (2.06%) NServiceBus
5 27 (1.99%) Sitecore CMS
6 25 (1.84%) Confluence
7 24 (1.77%) SharePoint
8 21 (1.55%) EPiServer
9 15 (1.11%) Umbraco
10 8 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (0.52%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.29%) Apache Spark
14 2 (0.15%) MQSeries
14 2 (0.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 2 (0.15%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.15%) WordPress
15 1 (0.074%) Kentico
15 1 (0.074%) MS Exchange
15 1 (0.074%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (0.37%) InfoPath
2 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.074%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.074%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.15%) RMDS
2 2 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.074%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.074%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 451 (33.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 193 (14.22%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (3.39%) GitHub
4 29 (2.14%) Serverless
5 22 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
5 22 (1.62%) PaaS
6 19 (1.40%) IaaS
7 16 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 11 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
9 9 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
9 9 (0.66%) npm
9 9 (0.66%) Office 365
10 8 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (0.52%) SaaS
12 5 (0.37%) Firebase
13 3 (0.22%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.22%) Boomi
13 3 (0.22%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.69%) HTTP
2 10 (0.74%) SMS
3 7 (0.52%) Internet
4 6 (0.44%) FTP
5 4 (0.29%) DNS
5 4 (0.29%) IMAP
5 4 (0.29%) SMTP
6 3 (0.22%) Intranet
7 2 (0.15%) AMQP
7 2 (0.15%) Skype
8 1 (0.074%) Extranet
8 1 (0.074%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 688 (50.70%) SQL Server
2 137 (10.10%) NoSQL
3 94 (6.93%) MongoDB
4 62 (4.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 59 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 50 (3.68%) Relational Database
7 38 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 32 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 27 (1.99%) SQL Server 2014
10 25 (1.84%) Azure SQL Database
11 18 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
12 15 (1.11%) CouchDB
12 15 (1.11%) Oracle Database
13 12 (0.88%) Cosmos DB
13 12 (0.88%) Redis
13 12 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (0.81%) Big Data
14 11 (0.81%) MySQL
15 10 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (0.59%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 240 (17.69%) Git (software)
2 142 (10.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 137 (10.10%) TeamCity
4 133 (9.80%) Octopus Deploy
5 118 (8.70%) Visual Studio
6 106 (7.81%) NUnit
7 65 (4.79%) JIRA
8 47 (3.46%) Selenium
9 45 (3.32%) SpecFlow
9 45 (3.32%) Visual Studio Team System
10 44 (3.24%) MSBuild
11 42 (3.10%) ReSharper
12 34 (2.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 34 (2.51%) Moq
13 25 (1.84%) MSTest
14 22 (1.62%) Bitbucket
15 17 (1.25%) Jenkins
15 17 (1.25%) Subversion
16 15 (1.11%) Hudson
17 14 (1.03%) Jasmine
General
1 210 (15.48%) Finance
2 99 (7.30%) Banking
3 66 (4.86%) Retail
4 38 (2.80%) Legal
5 35 (2.58%) Law
5 35 (2.58%) Marketing
6 34 (2.51%) Advertising
7 26 (1.92%) Front Office
8 23 (1.69%) Investment Banking
9 22 (1.62%) Telecoms
10 19 (1.40%) Financial Institution
11 17 (1.25%) Electronics
12 15 (1.11%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.37%) Back Office
14 4 (0.29%) Games
15 2 (0.15%) Publishing
16 1 (0.074%) Automotive
16 1 (0.074%) French Language
16 1 (0.074%) International Banking
16 1 (0.074%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1,222 (90.05%) Developer
2 833 (61.39%) .NET Developer
3 501 (36.92%) C# Developer
4 346 (25.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 186 (13.71%) Full Stack Developer
6 144 (10.61%) Senior Developer
7 122 (8.99%) ASP.NET Developer
8 115 (8.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 108 (7.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 107 (7.89%) Angular Developer
11 104 (7.66%) JavaScript Developer
12 91 (6.71%) Senior .NET Developer
13 62 (4.57%) Agile Developer
13 62 (4.57%) Azure Developer
14 60 (4.42%) SQL Developer
15 58 (4.27%) Senior C# Developer
15 58 (4.27%) Software Developer
16 51 (3.76%) Web Developer
17 48 (3.54%) Agile .NET Developer
18 46 (3.39%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,325 (97.64%) .NET
2 866 (63.82%) ASP.NET
3 589 (43.40%) AngularJS
4 548 (40.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 519 (38.25%) HTML
6 448 (33.01%) CSS
7 405 (29.85%) .NET Framework
8 349 (25.72%) Web Services
9 260 (19.16%) WCF
10 251 (18.50%) RESTful
11 240 (17.69%) jQuery
12 236 (17.39%) Entity Framework
13 229 (16.88%) React
14 226 (16.65%) HTML5
15 197 (14.52%) REST
16 193 (14.22%) .NET Core
17 140 (10.32%) Node.js
18 122 (8.99%) Angular 2
19 120 (8.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 112 (8.25%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 140 (10.32%) Greenfield Project
2 81 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
3 62 (4.57%) N-Tier
4 49 (3.61%) User Experience
5 42 (3.10%) Analytical Skills
6 38 (2.80%) Fintech
7 37 (2.73%) Blog
7 37 (2.73%) Public Cloud
8 33 (2.43%) Mobile App
9 31 (2.28%) NHS
10 30 (2.21%) Online Banking
11 23 (1.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 18 (1.33%) iPad
13 16 (1.18%) Client/Server
14 12 (0.88%) Wiki
15 10 (0.74%) Hedge funds
15 10 (0.74%) Virtual Team
15 10 (0.74%) W3C
16 9 (0.66%) Computer Science
17 8 (0.59%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 112 (8.25%) Windows
2 21 (1.55%) Android
2 21 (1.55%) Apple iOS
3 17 (1.25%) Windows Server
4 9 (0.66%) Windows 10
5 7 (0.52%) Linux
6 2 (0.15%) Unix
7 1 (0.074%) MVS
7 1 (0.074%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.074%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 886 (65.29%) Agile Software Development
2 877 (64.63%) MVC
3 659 (48.56%) TDD
4 365 (26.90%) Scrum
5 280 (20.63%) BDD
6 271 (19.97%) SOLID
7 235 (17.32%) Microservices
8 231 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
9 187 (13.78%) Unit Testing
10 179 (13.19%) DevOps
11 171 (12.60%) Web Development
12 166 (12.23%) E-Commerce
13 132 (9.73%) OO
13 132 (9.73%) SOA
14 116 (8.55%) Software Engineering
15 105 (7.74%) Domain-Driven Design
16 100 (7.37%) CQRS
17 93 (6.85%) Kanban
18 92 (6.78%) MVVM
18 92 (6.78%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1,242 (91.53%) C#
2 674 (49.67%) JavaScript
3 406 (29.92%) SQL
4 107 (7.89%) T-SQL
5 72 (5.31%) TypeScript
6 65 (4.79%) Java
7 46 (3.39%) VB.NET
8 39 (2.87%) PowerShell
9 16 (1.18%) ES6
10 12 (0.88%) PL/SQL
10 12 (0.88%) XAML
11 10 (0.74%) Python
12 9 (0.66%) Ruby
13 6 (0.44%) C
13 6 (0.44%) C++
13 6 (0.44%) PHP
13 6 (0.44%) R
13 6 (0.44%) VBA
14 5 (0.37%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.37%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (1.40%) Security Cleared
2 16 (1.18%) Degree
3 9 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (0.66%) SC Cleared
4 8 (0.59%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (0.37%) MCSD
6 4 (0.29%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.22%) MCAD
7 3 (0.22%) MCTS
8 2 (0.15%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.15%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.15%) MCP
9 1 (0.074%) GNVQ
9 1 (0.074%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (4.27%) QA
2 25 (1.84%) HL7
3 17 (1.25%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.37%) GCP
5 3 (0.22%) WCAG
6 1 (0.074%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.074%) MiFID
6 1 (0.074%) PMO
6 1 (0.074%) PSD2
6 1 (0.074%) SLA
System Software
1 67 (4.94%) Docker
2 35 (2.58%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.15%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.15%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 32 (2.36%) Kubernetes
2 25 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (1.62%) Ansible
4 17 (1.25%) Puppet
5 13 (0.96%) Terraform
6 8 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
7 5 (0.37%) Grafana
8 2 (0.15%) Kibana
8 2 (0.15%) MOM
8 2 (0.15%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.15%) SCCM
8 2 (0.15%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.074%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 350 (25.79%) Microsoft
2 91 (6.71%) Oracle
3 45 (3.32%) Sitecore
4 33 (2.43%) Apigee
4 33 (2.43%) Xamarin
5 27 (1.99%) Google
6 22 (1.62%) Atlassian
7 15 (1.11%) SAP
8 10 (0.74%) Capita
9 6 (0.44%) Telerik
10 5 (0.37%) Apple
10 5 (0.37%) Facebook
10 5 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
10 5 (0.37%) Splunk
11 4 (0.29%) IBM
11 4 (0.29%) Sybase
11 4 (0.29%) VMware
12 3 (0.22%) Fidessa
12 3 (0.22%) Informatica
12 3 (0.22%) TIBCO