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 29 June 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
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 293 304
Rank change year-on-year +92 +11  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 550 387 386
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.27% 0.79% 0.76%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.95% 2.70% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 260 302
England median daily rate £392 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.92% -  
10th Percentile £292 £300 £298
90th Percentile £545 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £389 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +11.07% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
England median hourly rate £33.75 £24.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.62% -40.00%  
10th Percentile £26.63 £22.40 £37.50
90th Percentile £41.88 £24.00 £42.50
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £24.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +77.08% -49.47%  

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 13930 14333 14266
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 32.22% 29.08% 27.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 37646 39873 36060
England median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
10th Percentile £310 £300 £271
90th Percentile £600 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £434 £420 £388
% change year-on-year +3.21% +8.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 575 499 644
England median hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £37.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.27% -3.87%  
10th Percentile £19.82 £18.22 £16.43
90th Percentile £57.50 £48.99 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year +18.05% -4.76%  

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 3 months to 29 June 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
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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +81 242 £450 +11.80% 115
South East +24 99 £345 -1.42% 80
South West +17 67 £350 +0.07% 20
North of England +58 55 £325 -4.41% 81
Midlands +30 55 £315 +2.43% 53
North West +38 32 £338 +1.88% 58
West Midlands +21 30 £325 - 33
East of England +10 30 £375 - 38
East Midlands +13 25 £315 +5.00% 20
Yorkshire +15 23 £325 -4.41% 20
ASP.NET Web API
UK

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 1028 (98.85%) .NET
2 889 (85.48%) C#
3 745 (71.63%) ASP.NET
4 743 (71.44%) MVC
5 604 (58.08%) JavaScript
6 601 (57.79%) Agile Software Development
7 525 (50.48%) SQL Server
8 471 (45.29%) AngularJS
9 445 (42.79%) ASP.NET MVC
10 436 (41.92%) HTML
11 406 (39.04%) CSS
12 402 (38.65%) SQL
13 381 (36.63%) TDD
14 312 (30.00%) .NET Framework
15 287 (27.60%) Microsoft
16 271 (26.06%) Microsoft Azure
17 265 (25.48%) Scrum
18 242 (23.27%) WCF
19 227 (21.83%) jQuery
20 211 (20.29%) Entity Framework
21 198 (19.04%) Web Services
22 176 (16.92%) REST
23 170 (16.35%) BDD
24 169 (16.25%) Finance
25 167 (16.06%) HTML5
26 163 (15.67%) Greenfield Project
27 161 (15.48%) T-SQL
28 159 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
29 152 (14.62%) SOLID
30 148 (14.23%) Git (software)

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 77 (7.40%) CMS
2 60 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
3 43 (4.13%) IIS
4 42 (4.04%) Umbraco
5 37 (3.56%) NServiceBus
6 33 (3.17%) SharePoint
7 20 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
8 13 (1.25%) Confluence
9 11 (1.06%) Apache Spark
10 9 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.67%) EPiServer
11 7 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.48%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.38%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.38%) WebSphere Portal
14 1 (0.096%) Apache Qpid
14 1 (0.096%) MS Project Server
14 1 (0.096%) nginx
14 1 (0.096%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.096%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.096%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.096%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.096%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 89 (8.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (2.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.096%) Bloomberg AIM
3 1 (0.096%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.096%) SessionCam
3 1 (0.096%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 271 (26.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 138 (13.27%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (3.17%) GitHub
4 27 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
5 24 (2.31%) SaaS
6 19 (1.83%) PaaS
7 11 (1.06%) IaaS
8 9 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.38%) Amazon S3
11 3 (0.29%) AWS Lambda
11 3 (0.29%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.29%) Google Analytics
12 2 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.096%) Amazon CloudSearch
13 1 (0.096%) Azure Machine Learning
13 1 (0.096%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.096%) Office 365
13 1 (0.096%) Slack
13 1 (0.096%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.15%) HTTP
2 10 (0.96%) Internet
3 8 (0.77%) AMQP
4 7 (0.67%) DNS
5 5 (0.48%) IMAP
5 5 (0.48%) SMTP
6 4 (0.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.19%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.19%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.096%) FTP
8 1 (0.096%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.096%) LDAP
8 1 (0.096%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 525 (50.48%) SQL Server
2 137 (13.17%) NoSQL
3 94 (9.04%) MongoDB
4 84 (8.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 47 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 45 (4.33%) Relational Database
7 37 (3.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 35 (3.37%) SQL Server 2014
9 33 (3.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 32 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 31 (2.98%) Azure SQL Database
12 29 (2.79%) Hadoop
13 19 (1.83%) Big Data
14 18 (1.73%) Redis
15 17 (1.63%) RDBMS
16 16 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
17 14 (1.35%) Oracle Database
18 12 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
19 11 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 6 (0.58%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 148 (14.23%) Git (software)
1 148 (14.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 145 (13.94%) Visual Studio
3 112 (10.77%) TeamCity
4 111 (10.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 72 (6.92%) Visual Studio Team System
6 65 (6.25%) NUnit
7 43 (4.13%) JIRA
7 43 (4.13%) SpecFlow
8 40 (3.85%) Moq
9 39 (3.75%) Subversion
10 30 (2.88%) MSBuild
11 29 (2.79%) ReSharper
12 24 (2.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 23 (2.21%) Selenium
14 21 (2.02%) MSTest
15 16 (1.54%) Hudson
16 14 (1.35%) JSUnit
17 11 (1.06%) Jasmine
17 11 (1.06%) Mockito
General
1 169 (16.25%) Finance
2 62 (5.96%) Banking
3 45 (4.33%) Marketing
4 29 (2.79%) Retail
5 26 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 24 (2.31%) Telecoms
7 23 (2.21%) Electronics
8 19 (1.83%) Front Office
8 19 (1.83%) Investment Banking
9 13 (1.25%) Advertising
10 7 (0.67%) Back Office
11 6 (0.58%) Automotive
12 5 (0.48%) Games
12 5 (0.48%) Law
12 5 (0.48%) Legal
13 4 (0.38%) Publishing
14 3 (0.29%) Digital Economy
14 3 (0.29%) German Language
14 3 (0.29%) Interactive Media
15 2 (0.19%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 942 (90.58%) Developer
2 638 (61.35%) .NET Developer
3 386 (37.12%) C# Developer
4 283 (27.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 156 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 125 (12.02%) Senior Developer
7 123 (11.83%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 119 (11.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 116 (11.15%) Angular Developer
10 99 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
11 78 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
12 74 (7.12%) CRM Developer
13 56 (5.38%) SQL Developer
14 55 (5.29%) Dynamics CRM Developer
15 54 (5.19%) Azure Developer
16 52 (5.00%) Software Developer
17 51 (4.90%) JavaScript Developer
18 49 (4.71%) Microsoft Developer
18 49 (4.71%) Senior C# Developer
19 37 (3.56%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1028 (98.85%) .NET
2 745 (71.63%) ASP.NET
3 471 (45.29%) AngularJS
4 445 (42.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 436 (41.92%) HTML
6 406 (39.04%) CSS
7 312 (30.00%) .NET Framework
8 242 (23.27%) WCF
9 227 (21.83%) jQuery
10 211 (20.29%) Entity Framework
11 198 (19.04%) Web Services
12 176 (16.92%) REST
13 167 (16.06%) HTML5
14 128 (12.31%) React
15 123 (11.83%) RESTful
16 97 (9.33%) WPF
17 96 (9.23%) Angular 2
18 86 (8.27%) KnockoutJS
19 82 (7.88%) XML
20 73 (7.02%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 163 (15.67%) Greenfield Project
2 47 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (3.94%) Public Cloud
4 39 (3.75%) User Experience
5 31 (2.98%) Fintech
6 25 (2.40%) Blog
7 24 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 20 (1.92%) Client/Server
9 18 (1.73%) Hedge funds
9 18 (1.73%) N-Tier
10 14 (1.35%) Computer Science
10 14 (1.35%) Online Banking
11 12 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (0.96%) Mobile App
12 10 (0.96%) NHS
13 7 (0.67%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.67%) W3C
14 4 (0.38%) Algorithms
14 4 (0.38%) iPad
15 3 (0.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 92 (8.85%) Windows
2 23 (2.21%) Android
2 23 (2.21%) Apple iOS
3 19 (1.83%) Windows Server
4 6 (0.58%) Unix
5 4 (0.38%) VMS
6 3 (0.29%) Linux
6 3 (0.29%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.096%) AIX
8 1 (0.096%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.096%) Solaris
8 1 (0.096%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.096%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.096%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.096%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 743 (71.44%) MVC
2 601 (57.79%) Agile Software Development
3 381 (36.63%) TDD
4 265 (25.48%) Scrum
5 170 (16.35%) BDD
6 159 (15.29%) Continuous Integration
7 152 (14.62%) SOLID
8 144 (13.85%) Unit Testing
9 139 (13.37%) Microservices
10 117 (11.25%) DevOps
11 113 (10.87%) Web Development
12 99 (9.52%) OO
13 97 (9.33%) Software Engineering
14 92 (8.85%) CRM
15 91 (8.75%) E-Commerce
16 76 (7.31%) SOA
17 72 (6.92%) Domain-Driven Design
18 71 (6.83%) CQRS
19 70 (6.73%) MVVM
20 69 (6.63%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 889 (85.48%) C#
2 604 (58.08%) JavaScript
3 402 (38.65%) SQL
4 161 (15.48%) T-SQL
5 73 (7.02%) TypeScript
6 41 (3.94%) VB.NET
7 38 (3.65%) PowerShell
8 28 (2.69%) Java
8 28 (2.69%) Ruby
9 27 (2.60%) Scala
10 20 (1.92%) PL/SQL
11 18 (1.73%) VB
12 15 (1.44%) F#
13 14 (1.35%) ES6
14 11 (1.06%) XAML
15 7 (0.67%) C++
15 7 (0.67%) ECMAScript
15 7 (0.67%) VB6
16 5 (0.48%) Python
17 4 (0.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (4.23%) Security Cleared
2 39 (3.75%) SC Cleared
3 31 (2.98%) Degree
4 15 (1.44%) DV Cleared
5 6 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.096%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.096%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (3.75%) QA
2 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.096%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.096%) GDPR
3 1 (0.096%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (1.15%) Docker
2 5 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.096%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 41 (3.94%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (1.44%) Puppet
3 13 (1.25%) Ansible
3 13 (1.25%) Kibana
4 4 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.19%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.19%) Terraform
6 1 (0.096%) Consul
6 1 (0.096%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 287 (27.60%) Microsoft
2 61 (5.87%) Oracle
3 33 (3.17%) Sitecore
4 25 (2.40%) SAP
5 19 (1.83%) Xamarin
6 12 (1.15%) Google
7 9 (0.87%) Atlassian
7 9 (0.87%) Telerik
8 6 (0.58%) DevExpress
9 5 (0.48%) Apigee
10 4 (0.38%) ESRI
10 4 (0.38%) IBM
10 4 (0.38%) Twitter
11 3 (0.29%) Syncfusion
11 3 (0.29%) Virgin Media
12 2 (0.19%) Adobe
12 2 (0.19%) CA Agile Central
12 2 (0.19%) Facebook
12 2 (0.19%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.19%) RedGate
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