Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 170 216 303
Rank change year-on-year +46 +87 +59
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 1,456 1,025 785
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.59% 1.22% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.73% 3.78% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,116 764 558
England median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% +3.45%
10th Percentile £321 £288 £306
90th Percentile £575 £543 £525
UK median daily rate £420 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +8.39% +3.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
England median hourly rate - £33.75 £60.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -44.32% +51.54%
UK median hourly rate - £42.50 £60.62
% change year-on-year - -29.89% +27.61%

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 30,800 27,109 28,413
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.72% 32.26% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,847 18,805 20,090
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £315 £306 £290
90th Percentile £631 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £470 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +6.82% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 333 354 392
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.13 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.91% +5.61% +8.57%
10th Percentile £16.25 £17.53 £14.78
90th Percentile £66.30 £53.75 £57.00
UK median hourly rate £42.27 £40.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +5.66% +5.26% +8.57%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 +53 636 £475 +5.56% 175
North of England +55 259 £375 +10.86% 147
South East +25 258 £375 +2.74% 136
Yorkshire +52 166 £375 +13.64% 38
Midlands +19 125 £400 +23.08% 95
South West +6 120 £375 - 43
North West +9 88 £375 +7.14% 96
West Midlands +13 83 £448 +32.59% 46
East of England +7 58 £415 +14.48% 52
East Midlands +6 42 £353 +11.90% 49
North East 0 5 £375 +36.36% 13
ASP.NET Web API
UK

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 1,387 (95.26%) .NET
2 1,330 (91.35%) C#
3 930 (63.87%) Agile Software Development
4 911 (62.57%) ASP.NET
5 857 (58.86%) MVC
6 794 (54.53%) JavaScript
7 738 (50.69%) SQL Server
8 651 (44.71%) AngularJS
9 603 (41.41%) TDD
10 599 (41.14%) HTML
11 554 (38.05%) Microsoft Azure
12 524 (35.99%) ASP.NET MVC
13 521 (35.78%) CSS
14 493 (33.86%) SQL
15 466 (32.01%) .NET Framework
16 339 (23.28%) Microsoft
17 325 (22.32%) Scrum
18 319 (21.91%) Microservices
19 308 (21.15%) Web Services
20 299 (20.54%) React
21 297 (20.40%) jQuery
22 282 (19.37%) .NET Core
23 281 (19.30%) Git (software)
24 280 (19.23%) Entity Framework
25 257 (17.65%) HTML5
26 242 (16.62%) SOLID
27 239 (16.41%) Finance
28 234 (16.07%) WCF
29 232 (15.93%) RESTful
30 220 (15.11%) REST

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 74 (5.08%) CMS
2 54 (3.71%) Elasticsearch
3 46 (3.16%) NServiceBus
4 40 (2.75%) Confluence
5 34 (2.34%) IIS
6 28 (1.92%) Umbraco
7 25 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
8 16 (1.10%) SharePoint
9 15 (1.03%) EPiServer
10 9 (0.62%) Orchard CMS
11 7 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.48%) WordPress
12 5 (0.34%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.27%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.27%) Kentico
13 4 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.21%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.14%) Apache Spark
15 2 (0.14%) Oracle Workflow
15 2 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.069%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.069%) InVision
2 1 (0.069%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.069%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 19 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.27%) SDL Web 8
3 3 (0.21%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.14%) Magento
5 1 (0.069%) Maximo
5 1 (0.069%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 554 (38.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 211 (14.49%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (3.09%) Serverless
4 43 (2.95%) GitHub
5 30 (2.06%) PaaS
6 25 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
7 21 (1.44%) npm
8 14 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
8 14 (0.96%) SaaS
9 12 (0.82%) IaaS
10 8 (0.55%) Office 365
11 7 (0.48%) Dynamics 365
12 6 (0.41%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.34%) AWS Lambda
14 3 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.21%) Azure Data Factory
14 3 (0.21%) NuGet
15 2 (0.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 41 (2.82%) HTTP
2 11 (0.76%) SMS
3 8 (0.55%) FTP
4 5 (0.34%) AMQP
5 3 (0.21%) Intranet
5 3 (0.21%) WEP
6 2 (0.14%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.14%) Network Security
7 1 (0.069%) DNS
7 1 (0.069%) Firewall
7 1 (0.069%) IMAP
7 1 (0.069%) Internet
7 1 (0.069%) Skype
7 1 (0.069%) SMTP
7 1 (0.069%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 738 (50.69%) SQL Server
2 83 (5.70%) NoSQL
3 80 (5.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 50 (3.43%) MongoDB
5 47 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
6 46 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 43 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
8 40 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 37 (2.54%) SQL Server 2014
10 36 (2.47%) Cosmos DB
11 29 (1.99%) Relational Database
12 25 (1.72%) Power BI
13 20 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
14 18 (1.24%) Redis
15 17 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 16 (1.10%) Oracle Database
17 13 (0.89%) Big Data
18 12 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
19 10 (0.69%) RDBMS
19 10 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 281 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 170 (11.68%) Octopus Deploy
3 153 (10.51%) Visual Studio
4 143 (9.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 135 (9.27%) TeamCity
6 98 (6.73%) NUnit
7 90 (6.18%) JIRA
8 70 (4.81%) Visual Studio Team System
9 43 (2.95%) Selenium
10 42 (2.88%) SpecFlow
11 36 (2.47%) Moq
12 34 (2.34%) MSTest
13 29 (1.99%) Bitbucket
13 29 (1.99%) ReSharper
13 29 (1.99%) webpack
14 26 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 26 (1.79%) Jenkins
15 20 (1.37%) gulp
16 19 (1.30%) git-flow
17 14 (0.96%) StyleCop
General
1 239 (16.41%) Finance
2 100 (6.87%) Banking
3 65 (4.46%) Retail
4 36 (2.47%) Law
5 33 (2.27%) Legal
6 26 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 24 (1.65%) Marketing
8 22 (1.51%) Advertising
9 21 (1.44%) Financial Institution
10 17 (1.17%) Front Office
10 17 (1.17%) Investment Banking
11 13 (0.89%) Manufacturing
12 11 (0.76%) Back Office
13 10 (0.69%) Automotive
14 9 (0.62%) Electronics
15 7 (0.48%) Games
16 5 (0.34%) Publishing
17 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
18 1 (0.069%) French Language
18 1 (0.069%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,287 (88.39%) Developer
2 865 (59.41%) .NET Developer
3 528 (36.26%) C# Developer
4 328 (22.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 176 (12.09%) Angular Developer
6 154 (10.58%) ASP.NET Developer
7 141 (9.68%) Full Stack Developer
8 138 (9.48%) Senior Developer
9 130 (8.93%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 113 (7.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 106 (7.28%) JavaScript Developer
12 97 (6.66%) Azure Developer
13 84 (5.77%) Senior .NET Developer
14 61 (4.19%) SQL Developer
15 57 (3.91%) React Developer
15 57 (3.91%) Senior C# Developer
16 53 (3.64%) Architect
16 53 (3.64%) Software Developer
17 50 (3.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 45 (3.09%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,387 (95.26%) .NET
2 911 (62.57%) ASP.NET
3 651 (44.71%) AngularJS
4 599 (41.14%) HTML
5 524 (35.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 521 (35.78%) CSS
7 466 (32.01%) .NET Framework
8 308 (21.15%) Web Services
9 299 (20.54%) React
10 297 (20.40%) jQuery
11 282 (19.37%) .NET Core
12 280 (19.23%) Entity Framework
13 257 (17.65%) HTML5
14 234 (16.07%) WCF
15 232 (15.93%) RESTful
16 220 (15.11%) REST
17 145 (9.96%) Angular 2
18 133 (9.13%) CSS3
19 122 (8.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 106 (7.28%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 207 (14.22%) Greenfield Project
2 110 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
3 79 (5.43%) Fintech
4 51 (3.50%) User Experience
5 41 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
6 36 (2.47%) iPad
7 33 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 31 (2.13%) Online Banking
9 29 (1.99%) NHS
10 24 (1.65%) Mobile App
11 23 (1.58%) Public Cloud
12 21 (1.44%) Fixed Income
12 21 (1.44%) N-Tier
13 19 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
14 16 (1.10%) Blog
15 15 (1.03%) Equities
16 14 (0.96%) Client/Server
17 13 (0.89%) Computer Science
18 12 (0.82%) Algorithms
18 12 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 134 (9.20%) Windows
2 25 (1.72%) Android
2 25 (1.72%) Apple iOS
3 10 (0.69%) Linux
3 10 (0.69%) Windows 10
4 9 (0.62%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
5 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.069%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.069%) MVS
6 1 (0.069%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.069%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.069%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 930 (63.87%) Agile Software Development
2 857 (58.86%) MVC
3 603 (41.41%) TDD
4 325 (22.32%) Scrum
5 319 (21.91%) Microservices
6 242 (16.62%) SOLID
7 217 (14.90%) BDD
8 212 (14.56%) Unit Testing
9 202 (13.87%) DevOps
10 192 (13.19%) E-Commerce
11 168 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
12 166 (11.40%) Web Development
13 154 (10.58%) SOA
14 148 (10.16%) OO
15 109 (7.49%) Test Automation
16 107 (7.35%) Software Engineering
17 89 (6.11%) CQRS
18 88 (6.04%) Problem-Solving
19 82 (5.63%) Kanban
20 81 (5.56%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 1,330 (91.35%) C#
2 794 (54.53%) JavaScript
3 493 (33.86%) SQL
4 129 (8.86%) TypeScript
5 122 (8.38%) T-SQL
6 49 (3.37%) Java
7 43 (2.95%) PowerShell
8 27 (1.85%) PL/SQL
9 21 (1.44%) VB.NET
10 17 (1.17%) C++
11 16 (1.10%) Python
11 16 (1.10%) R
12 14 (0.96%) ES6
13 13 (0.89%) VB
13 13 (0.89%) XAML
14 8 (0.55%) C
15 6 (0.41%) VB6
15 6 (0.41%) XPath
16 5 (0.34%) F#
16 5 (0.34%) Scala
Qualifications
1 29 (1.99%) Degree
2 17 (1.17%) Security Cleared
3 14 (0.96%) SC Cleared
4 13 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (0.34%) TOGAF Certification
7 3 (0.21%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.21%) MCSD
8 2 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.14%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.069%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.069%) MCAD
9 1 (0.069%) MCSE
9 1 (0.069%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (3.30%) QA
2 24 (1.65%) HL7
3 19 (1.30%) PCI DSS
4 9 (0.62%) GDPR
5 5 (0.34%) GCP
6 4 (0.27%) SLA
7 2 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.14%) WCAG
8 1 (0.069%) PMO
System Software
1 131 (9.00%) Docker
2 17 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.55%) Varnish
4 6 (0.41%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 6 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.069%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 68 (4.67%) Kubernetes
2 13 (0.89%) Kibana
3 12 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
4 10 (0.69%) Terraform
5 6 (0.41%) Ansible
5 6 (0.41%) Puppet
5 6 (0.41%) SCCM
5 6 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
5 6 (0.41%) vCenter Server
6 3 (0.21%) Grafana
7 1 (0.069%) logstash
7 1 (0.069%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 339 (23.28%) Microsoft
2 52 (3.57%) Oracle
3 49 (3.37%) Sitecore
4 42 (2.88%) Atlassian
5 31 (2.13%) Xamarin
6 23 (1.58%) Capita
7 20 (1.37%) Google
8 18 (1.24%) Apigee
9 10 (0.69%) Telerik
10 9 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (0.62%) SAP
11 7 (0.48%) VMware
12 5 (0.34%) DevExpress
12 5 (0.34%) Fidessa
13 3 (0.21%) Anite
13 3 (0.21%) New Relic
13 3 (0.21%) Rackspace
13 3 (0.21%) Splunk
14 2 (0.14%) Facebook
14 2 (0.14%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud