Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 September 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 20 39
Rank change year-on-year +6 +19 +2
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 50 49 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 11.34% 9.09% 3.21%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.31% 26.78% 10.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 46 10
Kent median daily rate £400 £345 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% +3.76% -5.00%
10th Percentile £306 £306 £317
90th Percentile £458 £350 £388
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £356
% change year-on-year +14.29% -1.75% +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -49.41% - +6.25%

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 Kent with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 134 183 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 30.39% 33.95% 30.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 132 116
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £281 £289 £228
90th Percentile £463 £438 £738
South East median daily rate £433 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.85% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Kent median hourly rate £38.31 - £40.00
10th Percentile £35.66 - £39.00
90th Percentile £40.95 - £41.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

ASP.NET Web API
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing ASP.NET Web API as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET Web API in Kent

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API in Kent.

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET Web API in Kent

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API in Kent over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET Web API in Kent

ASP.NET Web API
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
West Malling -1 8 £400 +17.65% 4
Tunbridge Wells +4 7 £368 +5.00% 5
Maidstone 0 7 £400 +14.29% 1
Dover - 1 - -
ASP.NET Web API
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Kent region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (90.00%) C#
3 37 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (72.00%) SQL
5 35 (70.00%) TDD
6 34 (68.00%) .NET Framework
7 30 (60.00%) Entity Framework
8 27 (54.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 27 (54.00%) Scrum
9 26 (52.00%) CMS
10 24 (48.00%) E-Commerce
11 20 (40.00%) Sitecore
12 19 (38.00%) OAuth
12 19 (38.00%) Sitecore CMS
12 19 (38.00%) API Development
12 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET
13 12 (24.00%) RESTful
13 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
14 11 (22.00%) SOA
15 10 (20.00%) Windows
15 10 (20.00%) TeamCity
16 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
16 9 (18.00%) WCF
16 9 (18.00%) HTML
16 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
16 9 (18.00%) MVC
17 7 (14.00%) jQuery
17 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 7 (14.00%) SOLID
17 7 (14.00%) Deployment Automation

ASP.NET Web API
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 26 (52.00%) CMS
2 19 (38.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (8.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 27 (54.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (6.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (6.00%) MySQL
4 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) TeamCity
2 6 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 4 (8.00%) ReSharper
5 2 (4.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.00%) MSTest
6 1 (2.00%) NUnit
6 1 (2.00%) Selenium
6 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (98.00%) Developer
2 45 (90.00%) .NET Developer
3 16 (32.00%) C# Developer
4 15 (30.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 15 (30.00%) Senior Developer
5 13 (26.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (20.00%) SQL Developer
7 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (12.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (12.00%) WCF Developer
8 5 (10.00%) Azure Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
11 1 (2.00%) .NET Software Engineer
11 1 (2.00%) C# Software Engineer
11 1 (2.00%) C# WCF Developer
11 1 (2.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
11 1 (2.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
11 1 (2.00%) Senior Software Engineer
11 1 (2.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (68.00%) .NET Framework
3 30 (60.00%) Entity Framework
4 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET
4 19 (38.00%) OAuth
5 12 (24.00%) RESTful
6 9 (18.00%) AngularJS
6 9 (18.00%) HTML
6 9 (18.00%) WCF
7 7 (14.00%) jQuery
8 6 (12.00%) REST
9 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET Core
9 5 (10.00%) CSS
9 5 (10.00%) Web Services
10 3 (6.00%) CSS3
10 3 (6.00%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (6.00%) XML
11 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (4.00%) JSON
11 2 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (74.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (70.00%) TDD
3 27 (54.00%) Scrum
4 24 (48.00%) E-Commerce
5 19 (38.00%) API Development
6 11 (22.00%) SOA
7 9 (18.00%) MVC
8 7 (14.00%) Deployment Automation
8 7 (14.00%) SOLID
8 7 (14.00%) Test Automation
9 6 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (12.00%) OO
9 6 (12.00%) Problem-Solving
10 5 (10.00%) BDD
10 5 (10.00%) Economics
11 4 (8.00%) High Availability
11 4 (8.00%) Web Development
12 3 (6.00%) OWASP
12 3 (6.00%) Secure Coding
12 3 (6.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 45 (90.00%) C#
2 36 (72.00%) SQL
3 9 (18.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 20 (40.00%) Sitecore
2 3 (6.00%) Oracle
3 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Anite