Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 176 181 251
Rank change year-on-year +5 +70 +73
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 1,422 1,370 926
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.57% 1.48% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.55% 4.57% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,135 1,125 685
England median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £320 £313 £300
90th Percentile £613 £550 £538
UK median daily rate £450 £419 £375
% change year-on-year +7.46% +11.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
England median hourly rate £21.50 - £23.28
10th Percentile £19.75 - £21.95
90th Percentile £23.25 - £25.22
UK median hourly rate £21.50 - £23.28

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 31,237 29,966 28,544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.52% 32.47% 31.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,182 21,570 19,783
England median daily rate £495 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.21% +11.76% +1.19%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £480 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +4.35% +8.24% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 319 320
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.79% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £19.23 £18.70 £15.25
90th Percentile £60.03 £52.50 £51.25
UK median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.83% - +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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 -8 569 £500 +5.26% 203
South East +19 347 £425 +21.43% 144
North of England +9 188 £375 - 202
Midlands -27 136 £425 +6.25% 106
South West +5 132 £425 +17.24% 92
West Midlands -19 90 £450 +7.46% 56
North West -6 89 £393 +4.67% 117
Yorkshire 0 86 £375 - 75
East of England +1 54 £406 +12.07% 49
East Midlands +5 46 £400 +6.67% 50
North East - 13 £450 - 10
ASP.NET Web API
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 1,370 (96.34%) .NET
2 1,282 (90.15%) C#
3 799 (56.19%) Agile Software Development
3 799 (56.19%) ASP.NET
4 771 (54.22%) JavaScript
5 767 (53.94%) MVC
6 689 (48.45%) SQL Server
7 621 (43.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 587 (41.28%) AngularJS
9 578 (40.65%) SQL
10 478 (33.61%) TDD
11 463 (32.56%) CSS
12 453 (31.86%) HTML
13 430 (30.24%) .NET Framework
14 413 (29.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 413 (29.04%) Microsoft
15 391 (27.50%) .NET Core
16 328 (23.07%) Entity Framework
17 307 (21.59%) Scrum
18 298 (20.96%) React
19 285 (20.04%) Microservices
20 283 (19.90%) Git (software)
21 272 (19.13%) jQuery
22 237 (16.67%) Finance
23 219 (15.40%) Web Services
24 204 (14.35%) REST
25 201 (14.14%) Greenfield Project
26 193 (13.57%) SOLID
26 193 (13.57%) WCF
27 188 (13.22%) BDD

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 80 (5.63%) CMS
2 62 (4.36%) SharePoint
3 47 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
4 38 (2.67%) Umbraco
5 35 (2.46%) IIS
6 32 (2.25%) Sitecore CMS
7 21 (1.48%) NServiceBus
8 16 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
8 16 (1.13%) Confluence
9 9 (0.63%) Apache Solr
10 5 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
11 4 (0.28%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.21%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.21%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.14%) Kentico
13 2 (0.14%) WebLogic
14 1 (0.070%) Documentum
14 1 (0.070%) MQSeries
14 1 (0.070%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (0.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.070%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.070%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 48 (3.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (0.35%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.21%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.21%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.070%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 621 (43.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 145 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (3.94%) Serverless
4 33 (2.32%) Azure Functions
5 27 (1.90%) Dynamics 365
5 27 (1.90%) Google Cloud Platform
6 24 (1.69%) SaaS
7 15 (1.05%) npm
8 14 (0.98%) Azure Data Factory
8 14 (0.98%) GitHub
9 12 (0.84%) AWS Lambda
9 12 (0.84%) PaaS
10 8 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
11 7 (0.49%) Office 365
12 5 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (0.35%) Google Play
12 5 (0.35%) NuGet
13 4 (0.28%) BrowserStack
13 4 (0.28%) iPaaS
14 3 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 42 (2.95%) HTTP
2 23 (1.62%) AMQP
3 12 (0.84%) Reverse Proxy
4 8 (0.56%) DNS
4 8 (0.56%) Internet
5 6 (0.42%) SMTP
6 4 (0.28%) FTP
6 4 (0.28%) IMAP
6 4 (0.28%) Intranet
7 3 (0.21%) Firewall
7 3 (0.21%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.21%) VPN
8 2 (0.14%) DHCP
8 2 (0.14%) SSH
8 2 (0.14%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.070%) ICMP
9 1 (0.070%) Kerberos
9 1 (0.070%) Network Security
9 1 (0.070%) Skype
9 1 (0.070%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 689 (48.45%) SQL Server
2 86 (6.05%) Azure SQL Database
2 86 (6.05%) NoSQL
3 81 (5.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 55 (3.87%) MongoDB
5 49 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
6 45 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 42 (2.95%) Relational Database
8 40 (2.81%) Cosmos DB
9 34 (2.39%) Data Lake
10 30 (2.11%) Redis
11 27 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
12 26 (1.83%) MySQL
13 21 (1.48%) SQL Server 2016
14 17 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
15 16 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
16 14 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
17 12 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
18 10 (0.70%) Neo4j
19 9 (0.63%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 283 (19.90%) Git (software)
2 177 (12.45%) Visual Studio
3 158 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 147 (10.34%) Visual Studio Team System
5 121 (8.51%) TeamCity
6 107 (7.52%) Octopus Deploy
7 58 (4.08%) Selenium
8 57 (4.01%) SpecFlow
9 49 (3.45%) NUnit
10 41 (2.88%) Subversion
11 39 (2.74%) Moq
12 36 (2.53%) JIRA
13 35 (2.46%) gulp
14 29 (2.04%) Jenkins
15 22 (1.55%) Bitbucket
15 22 (1.55%) MSTest
16 18 (1.27%) WebDriver
16 18 (1.27%) webpack
17 14 (0.98%) Jasmine
18 13 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 237 (16.67%) Finance
2 68 (4.78%) Banking
3 44 (3.09%) Front Office
4 40 (2.81%) Retail
5 31 (2.18%) Marketing
6 26 (1.83%) Telecoms
7 17 (1.20%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.05%) Electronics
9 13 (0.91%) Advertising
10 10 (0.70%) Law
11 9 (0.63%) Investment Banking
12 6 (0.42%) Legal
13 4 (0.28%) Automotive
13 4 (0.28%) Back Office
14 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.21%) Games
14 3 (0.21%) Publishing
15 2 (0.14%) Billing
15 2 (0.14%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,231 (86.57%) Developer
2 828 (58.23%) .NET Developer
3 475 (33.40%) C# Developer
4 289 (20.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 178 (12.52%) Full Stack Developer
6 151 (10.62%) Angular Developer
7 141 (9.92%) ASP.NET Developer
8 121 (8.51%) Senior Developer
9 118 (8.30%) Azure Developer
10 105 (7.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 92 (6.47%) React Developer
12 91 (6.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 75 (5.27%) Senior .NET Developer
14 68 (4.78%) JavaScript Developer
15 64 (4.50%) Lead Developer
16 61 (4.29%) Architect
17 59 (4.15%) SQL Developer
18 53 (3.73%) Software Developer
19 40 (2.81%) Web Developer
20 33 (2.32%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,370 (96.34%) .NET
2 799 (56.19%) ASP.NET
3 587 (41.28%) AngularJS
4 463 (32.56%) CSS
5 453 (31.86%) HTML
6 430 (30.24%) .NET Framework
7 413 (29.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 391 (27.50%) .NET Core
9 328 (23.07%) Entity Framework
10 298 (20.96%) React
11 272 (19.13%) jQuery
12 219 (15.40%) Web Services
13 204 (14.35%) REST
14 193 (13.57%) WCF
15 171 (12.03%) Angular 2
16 160 (11.25%) HTML5
17 133 (9.35%) RESTful
18 105 (7.38%) Node.js
19 95 (6.68%) SOAP
20 87 (6.12%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 201 (14.14%) Greenfield Project
2 97 (6.82%) Fintech
3 63 (4.43%) User Experience
4 44 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
6 31 (2.18%) Self-Motivation
7 25 (1.76%) Mobile App
8 23 (1.62%) Hedge funds
9 22 (1.55%) N-Tier
10 14 (0.98%) Fixed Income
11 11 (0.77%) Equities
11 11 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (0.63%) Blog
12 9 (0.63%) Derivative
13 8 (0.56%) iPad
14 7 (0.49%) EPoS
14 7 (0.49%) SWIFT
15 6 (0.42%) NHS
15 6 (0.42%) Robotics
16 5 (0.35%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 76 (5.34%) Windows
2 11 (0.77%) Android
2 11 (0.77%) Windows Server
3 10 (0.70%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.35%) Linux
5 1 (0.070%) Unix
5 1 (0.070%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 799 (56.19%) Agile Software Development
2 767 (53.94%) MVC
3 478 (33.61%) TDD
4 307 (21.59%) Scrum
5 285 (20.04%) Microservices
6 193 (13.57%) SOLID
7 188 (13.22%) BDD
8 183 (12.87%) Continuous Integration
9 177 (12.45%) OO
10 143 (10.06%) Unit Testing
11 138 (9.70%) Test Automation
12 126 (8.86%) Web Development
13 121 (8.51%) DevOps
14 113 (7.95%) E-Commerce
15 108 (7.59%) SOA
16 95 (6.68%) OOP
17 84 (5.91%) Problem-Solving
17 84 (5.91%) SDLC
18 75 (5.27%) Software Engineering
19 73 (5.13%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 1,282 (90.15%) C#
2 771 (54.22%) JavaScript
3 578 (40.65%) SQL
4 174 (12.24%) T-SQL
5 124 (8.72%) TypeScript
6 29 (2.04%) PL/SQL
7 26 (1.83%) Java
7 26 (1.83%) PowerShell
8 24 (1.69%) VB.NET
9 17 (1.20%) ES6
10 13 (0.91%) Python
11 12 (0.84%) C
12 6 (0.42%) F#
13 4 (0.28%) U-SQL
13 4 (0.28%) VB
14 3 (0.21%) PHP
14 3 (0.21%) XAML
15 2 (0.14%) R
16 1 (0.070%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.070%) Korn
Qualifications
1 43 (3.02%) Degree
2 16 (1.13%) Security Cleared
3 13 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (0.84%) SC Cleared
5 5 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
6 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.14%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.070%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (2.32%) QA
2 7 (0.49%) PMO
3 3 (0.21%) PSD2
4 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.14%) MiFID
5 1 (0.070%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.070%) FATCA
5 1 (0.070%) GDPR
5 1 (0.070%) HL7
5 1 (0.070%) SLA
System Software
1 98 (6.89%) Docker
2 8 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.14%) Squid
Systems Management
1 83 (5.84%) Kubernetes
2 16 (1.13%) Ansible
3 5 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (0.28%) Kibana
4 4 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.28%) Puppet
5 2 (0.14%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.14%) Prometheus
5 2 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.070%) Grafana
6 1 (0.070%) Packer
6 1 (0.070%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.070%) Terraform
Vendors
1 413 (29.04%) Microsoft
2 79 (5.56%) Oracle
3 50 (3.52%) Sitecore
4 23 (1.62%) Google
5 18 (1.27%) SAP
6 15 (1.05%) Xamarin
7 14 (0.98%) Atlassian
8 8 (0.56%) Salesforce.com
8 8 (0.56%) Telerik
9 5 (0.35%) DevExpress
9 5 (0.35%) Nintex
9 5 (0.35%) Rackspace
10 4 (0.28%) Bloomberg
10 4 (0.28%) Infragistics
10 4 (0.28%) Tableau
11 3 (0.21%) Apple
11 3 (0.21%) Automation Anywhere
11 3 (0.21%) Cadence
11 3 (0.21%) TIBCO
11 3 (0.21%) UiPath