Period
to 14 November 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 14 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 11 36
Rank change year-on-year +1 +25 +5
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 65 80 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 15.37% 15.53% 3.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 39.39% 44.94% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 70 7
Kent median daily rate £406 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.07% - -
10th Percentile £306 £299 £313
90th Percentile £488 £393 £388
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +14.29% -3.45% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £21.50 - £45.00

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 165 178 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 39.01% 34.56% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 134 75
Kent median daily rate £413 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.86% +2.94% +0.74%
10th Percentile £281 £300 £237
90th Percentile £488 £464 £585
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

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 14 November 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 14 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
Tunbridge Wells -1 11 £368 -2.00% 7
West Malling -1 10 £400 +17.65% 6
Maidstone -4 6 £400 +14.29% 4
Dartford - 4 £278 - 1
Canterbury - 2 £475 -
Chatham - 1 - - 1
Dover - 1 - -
Ramsgate - 1 - -
ASP.NET Web API
South East

For the 6 months to 14 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 Kent region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 61 (93.85%) C#
3 53 (81.54%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (81.54%) .NET Framework
4 49 (75.38%) TDD
5 42 (64.62%) Entity Framework
6 40 (61.54%) SQL
7 38 (58.46%) Scrum
8 35 (53.85%) CMS
8 35 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
9 29 (44.62%) ASP.NET
10 25 (38.46%) E-Commerce
11 23 (35.38%) Sitecore
12 22 (33.85%) Sitecore CMS
12 22 (33.85%) API Development
13 20 (30.77%) OAuth
14 18 (27.69%) AngularJS
14 18 (27.69%) RESTful
15 17 (26.15%) TeamCity
15 17 (26.15%) BDD
15 17 (26.15%) MVC
16 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
17 15 (23.08%) SOA
18 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
19 13 (20.00%) HTML
19 13 (20.00%) OO
19 13 (20.00%) Test Automation
19 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
20 12 (18.46%) SOLID
20 12 (18.46%) Problem-Solving

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 35 (53.85%) CMS
2 22 (33.85%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (6.15%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 35 (53.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (4.62%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (4.62%) MySQL
5 2 (3.08%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 17 (26.15%) TeamCity
2 9 (13.85%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (7.69%) ReSharper
4 5 (7.69%) Selenium
4 5 (7.69%) WebDriver
5 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.08%) MSTest
6 2 (3.08%) NUnit
6 2 (3.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.54%) JIRA
7 1 (1.54%) JMeter
7 1 (1.54%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio Coded UI
7 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (1.54%) Banking
2 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (98.46%) Developer
2 59 (90.77%) .NET Developer
3 32 (49.23%) C# Developer
4 29 (44.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (29.23%) Senior .NET Developer
5 19 (29.23%) Senior Developer
6 12 (18.46%) SQL Developer
7 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (16.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (10.77%) Azure Developer
9 5 (7.69%) WCF Developer
10 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Developer
11 3 (4.62%) Full Stack Developer
11 3 (4.62%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 3 (4.62%) Senior C# Developer
12 2 (3.08%) .NET Software Developer
12 2 (3.08%) Agile .NET Developer
12 2 (3.08%) Agile C# Developer
12 2 (3.08%) Agile Developer
12 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (81.54%) .NET Framework
3 42 (64.62%) Entity Framework
4 29 (44.62%) ASP.NET
5 20 (30.77%) OAuth
6 18 (27.69%) AngularJS
6 18 (27.69%) RESTful
7 13 (20.00%) HTML
8 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET Core
9 10 (15.38%) CSS
10 9 (13.85%) WCF
11 8 (12.31%) jQuery
12 7 (10.77%) .NET Core
12 7 (10.77%) REST
13 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (7.69%) JSON
13 5 (7.69%) Web Services
14 4 (6.15%) KnockoutJS
15 3 (4.62%) HTML5
15 3 (4.62%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (6.15%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.62%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (1.54%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.31%) Windows
2 4 (6.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (81.54%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (75.38%) TDD
3 38 (58.46%) Scrum
4 25 (38.46%) E-Commerce
5 22 (33.85%) API Development
6 17 (26.15%) BDD
6 17 (26.15%) MVC
7 15 (23.08%) SOA
8 13 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (20.00%) OO
8 13 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 12 (18.46%) Problem-Solving
9 12 (18.46%) SOLID
10 11 (16.92%) Deployment Automation
10 11 (16.92%) Economics
11 8 (12.31%) Web Development
12 4 (6.15%) High Availability
13 3 (4.62%) OWASP
13 3 (4.62%) Secure Coding
13 3 (4.62%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 61 (93.85%) C#
2 40 (61.54%) SQL
3 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.62%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.54%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (16.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) HL7
Vendors
1 23 (35.38%) Sitecore
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (1.54%) Anite
3 1 (1.54%) Xamarin