Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 191 291
Rank change year-on-year +32 +100 +51
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 1,618 1,316 889
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.72% 1.41% 0.91%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.88% 4.33% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,287 1,061 628
England median daily rate £450 £403 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.80% +7.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £300
90th Percentile £600 £545 £500
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +4.17% -36.00%
10th Percentile £20.70 £25.00 £21.99
90th Percentile £29.10 £25.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% +4.17% -49.47%

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 33,154 30,384 30,481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 35.27% 32.62% 31.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,629 21,596 21,258
England median daily rate £475 £462 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.76% +8.76% +3.03%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 286 364 357
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £17.00 £18.58 £14.50
90th Percentile £58.75 £52.50 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 +36 688 £480 +1.05% 240
South East +44 400 £400 +14.29% 177
North of England +30 200 £375 +3.45% 182
Midlands -8 140 £425 +21.43% 89
South West -12 128 £400 +11.11% 81
Yorkshire +32 102 £375 +7.14% 62
West Midlands -3 99 £450 +21.62% 52
North West -10 89 £375 - 110
East of England +10 63 £400 +8.47% 69
East Midlands -5 38 £350 +2.94% 37
North East - 9 £370 - 10
ASP.NET Web API
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 1,566 (96.79%) .NET
2 1,443 (89.18%) C#
3 939 (58.03%) Agile Software Development
4 934 (57.73%) ASP.NET
5 873 (53.96%) JavaScript
6 872 (53.89%) MVC
7 726 (44.87%) SQL Server
8 722 (44.62%) Microsoft Azure
9 687 (42.46%) SQL
10 673 (41.59%) AngularJS
11 599 (37.02%) TDD
12 565 (34.92%) HTML
13 529 (32.69%) CSS
14 514 (31.77%) ASP.NET MVC
15 508 (31.40%) .NET Framework
16 447 (27.63%) Microsoft
17 420 (25.96%) .NET Core
18 392 (24.23%) Scrum
19 378 (23.36%) Entity Framework
20 332 (20.52%) Microservices
21 305 (18.85%) Git (software)
22 303 (18.73%) React
23 296 (18.29%) jQuery
24 272 (16.81%) Finance
25 263 (16.25%) Web Services
26 260 (16.07%) WCF
27 246 (15.20%) Greenfield Project
28 244 (15.08%) REST
29 224 (13.84%) SOLID
30 216 (13.35%) Angular 2

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 90 (5.56%) CMS
2 59 (3.65%) SharePoint
3 55 (3.40%) Elasticsearch
4 48 (2.97%) IIS
5 46 (2.84%) Umbraco
6 39 (2.41%) NServiceBus
6 39 (2.41%) Sitecore CMS
7 17 (1.05%) Apache Solr
8 14 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
8 14 (0.87%) Confluence
9 11 (0.68%) WebSphere
10 10 (0.62%) EPiServer
11 7 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (0.25%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.25%) Kentico
12 4 (0.25%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.25%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
2 10 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.062%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.062%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 58 (3.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.43%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.19%) SDL Web 8
3 3 (0.19%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.062%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 722 (44.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 188 (11.62%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (3.34%) Serverless
4 34 (2.10%) GitHub
5 33 (2.04%) Azure Functions
5 33 (2.04%) Dynamics 365
6 30 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
6 30 (1.85%) npm
7 16 (0.99%) NuGet
7 16 (0.99%) SaaS
8 13 (0.80%) PaaS
9 12 (0.74%) Office 365
10 10 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (0.56%) Azure Data Factory
12 5 (0.31%) Amazon SQS
12 5 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (0.25%) BrowserStack
13 4 (0.25%) Google Play
13 4 (0.25%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (4.88%) HTTP
2 21 (1.30%) AMQP
3 12 (0.74%) DNS
3 12 (0.74%) Internet
4 10 (0.62%) IMAP
4 10 (0.62%) SMTP
5 3 (0.19%) Firewall
6 2 (0.12%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.12%) Intranet
6 2 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.062%) FTP
7 1 (0.062%) ICMP
7 1 (0.062%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.062%) MQTT
7 1 (0.062%) Network Security
7 1 (0.062%) Skype
7 1 (0.062%) SMS
7 1 (0.062%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.062%) VPN
7 1 (0.062%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 726 (44.87%) SQL Server
2 98 (6.06%) Azure SQL Database
3 96 (5.93%) NoSQL
4 80 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 67 (4.14%) MongoDB
6 62 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 55 (3.40%) Relational Database
8 53 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
9 48 (2.97%) Redis
10 43 (2.66%) SQL Server 2008
11 37 (2.29%) Cosmos DB
12 30 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
13 29 (1.79%) Data Lake
13 29 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
14 26 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
15 20 (1.24%) MySQL
16 19 (1.17%) Neo4j
17 17 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
17 17 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
18 15 (0.93%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 305 (18.85%) Git (software)
2 184 (11.37%) Visual Studio
3 169 (10.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 168 (10.38%) TeamCity
5 153 (9.46%) Octopus Deploy
6 133 (8.22%) Visual Studio Team System
7 101 (6.24%) Selenium
8 76 (4.70%) SpecFlow
9 66 (4.08%) NUnit
10 57 (3.52%) Moq
11 48 (2.97%) JIRA
12 40 (2.47%) Subversion
13 34 (2.10%) gulp
14 33 (2.04%) Jenkins
15 28 (1.73%) Bitbucket
16 26 (1.61%) WebDriver
17 25 (1.55%) MSTest
18 22 (1.36%) ReSharper
18 22 (1.36%) webpack
19 18 (1.11%) Artifactory
General
1 272 (16.81%) Finance
2 78 (4.82%) Banking
3 51 (3.15%) Marketing
3 51 (3.15%) Retail
4 40 (2.47%) Front Office
5 26 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 22 (1.36%) Advertising
7 21 (1.30%) Manufacturing
8 20 (1.24%) Back Office
9 16 (0.99%) Electronics
10 15 (0.93%) Law
11 13 (0.80%) Financial Institution
11 13 (0.80%) Investment Banking
11 13 (0.80%) Legal
12 8 (0.49%) Local Government
13 7 (0.43%) Automotive
14 6 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.19%) French Language
15 3 (0.19%) Publishing
16 2 (0.12%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,442 (89.12%) Developer
2 1,015 (62.73%) .NET Developer
3 576 (35.60%) C# Developer
4 392 (24.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 194 (11.99%) ASP.NET Developer
6 190 (11.74%) Full Stack Developer
7 189 (11.68%) Angular Developer
8 147 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 146 (9.02%) Azure Developer
10 138 (8.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 117 (7.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 109 (6.74%) Senior .NET Developer
13 87 (5.38%) React Developer
14 77 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
14 77 (4.76%) SQL Developer
15 58 (3.58%) Lead Developer
16 52 (3.21%) Software Developer
17 50 (3.09%) Senior C# Developer
18 48 (2.97%) Architect
19 39 (2.41%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,566 (96.79%) .NET
2 934 (57.73%) ASP.NET
3 673 (41.59%) AngularJS
4 565 (34.92%) HTML
5 529 (32.69%) CSS
6 514 (31.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 508 (31.40%) .NET Framework
8 420 (25.96%) .NET Core
9 378 (23.36%) Entity Framework
10 303 (18.73%) React
11 296 (18.29%) jQuery
12 263 (16.25%) Web Services
13 260 (16.07%) WCF
14 244 (15.08%) REST
15 216 (13.35%) Angular 2
16 201 (12.42%) HTML5
17 157 (9.70%) RESTful
18 116 (7.17%) Node.js
19 109 (6.74%) XML
20 108 (6.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 246 (15.20%) Greenfield Project
2 127 (7.85%) Fintech
3 79 (4.88%) User Experience
4 64 (3.96%) Enterprise Software
5 58 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
6 54 (3.34%) Self-Motivation
7 34 (2.10%) Fixed Income
8 27 (1.67%) Computer Science
9 24 (1.48%) N-Tier
10 22 (1.36%) Hedge funds
11 19 (1.17%) Mobile App
12 18 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 17 (1.05%) Blog
14 14 (0.87%) Equities
15 9 (0.56%) Management Information System
16 8 (0.49%) W3C
17 7 (0.43%) Client/Server
17 7 (0.43%) Cloud Native
18 6 (0.37%) Algorithms
18 6 (0.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 96 (5.93%) Windows
2 18 (1.11%) Windows Server
3 13 (0.80%) Android
4 12 (0.74%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.37%) Linux
6 3 (0.19%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.062%) Unix
7 1 (0.062%) VMS
7 1 (0.062%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 939 (58.03%) Agile Software Development
2 872 (53.89%) MVC
3 599 (37.02%) TDD
4 392 (24.23%) Scrum
5 332 (20.52%) Microservices
6 224 (13.84%) SOLID
7 211 (13.04%) BDD
8 196 (12.11%) OO
9 188 (11.62%) Unit Testing
10 184 (11.37%) Continuous Integration
11 173 (10.69%) Web Development
12 172 (10.63%) Test Automation
13 160 (9.89%) DevOps
14 146 (9.02%) E-Commerce
15 139 (8.59%) SOA
16 103 (6.37%) Problem-Solving
17 98 (6.06%) Software Engineering
18 91 (5.62%) SDLC
19 90 (5.56%) API Development
19 90 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1,443 (89.18%) C#
2 873 (53.96%) JavaScript
3 687 (42.46%) SQL
4 151 (9.33%) TypeScript
5 149 (9.21%) T-SQL
6 43 (2.66%) PowerShell
7 30 (1.85%) VB.NET
8 26 (1.61%) Java
9 19 (1.17%) PL/SQL
10 17 (1.05%) C
11 15 (0.93%) ES6
12 9 (0.56%) Python
12 9 (0.56%) VB
13 4 (0.25%) VBScript
13 4 (0.25%) XAML
14 3 (0.19%) Apple Swift
14 3 (0.19%) F#
14 3 (0.19%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.19%) Scala
14 3 (0.19%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 48 (2.97%) Degree
2 20 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (0.80%) Security Cleared
4 10 (0.62%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.37%) Master's Degree
6 5 (0.31%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (0.25%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.12%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.062%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.062%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.062%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (2.66%) QA
2 8 (0.49%) PCI DSS
3 6 (0.37%) PMO
4 5 (0.31%) GDPR
5 4 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.19%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.12%) PSD2
8 1 (0.062%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.062%) HL7
8 1 (0.062%) SLA
System Software
1 111 (6.86%) Docker
2 8 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 90 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 15 (0.93%) Ansible
3 6 (0.37%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.25%) Puppet
5 3 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.19%) Kibana
5 3 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.12%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.062%) Grafana
7 1 (0.062%) logstash
7 1 (0.062%) Packer
7 1 (0.062%) Terraform
Vendors
1 447 (27.63%) Microsoft
2 84 (5.19%) Oracle
3 60 (3.71%) Sitecore
4 19 (1.17%) Google
5 17 (1.05%) SAP
6 15 (0.93%) Xamarin
7 14 (0.87%) Rackspace
8 12 (0.74%) Atlassian
9 11 (0.68%) DevExpress
10 10 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
11 8 (0.49%) Telerik
12 4 (0.25%) Anite
12 4 (0.25%) Tableau
13 3 (0.19%) Automation Anywhere
13 3 (0.19%) Bloomberg
13 3 (0.19%) Cadence
13 3 (0.19%) Nintex
13 3 (0.19%) UiPath
14 2 (0.12%) PubNub
14 2 (0.12%) Twitter