Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 33 35
Rank change year-on-year +19 +2 +9
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 41 31 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 8.67% 5.65% 5.78%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 35.34% 13.96% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 23 42
Kent median daily rate £330 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% +3.70% +7.14%
10th Percentile £326 £325 £313
90th Percentile £428 £399 £388
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £42.50 £60.62
% change year-on-year - -29.89% -

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 116 222 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 24.52% 40.44% 39.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 164 236
Kent median daily rate £375 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% -1.43% +3.70%
10th Percentile £326 £238 £261
90th Percentile £529 £438 £613
South East median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Kent median hourly rate - - £15.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +17.65%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Maidstone +7 14 £363 -3.33% 1
Canterbury - 6 £328 - 2
West Malling -1 1 £375 +8.70% 5
ASP.NET Web API
South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 40 (97.56%) C#
2 39 (95.12%) .NET
3 31 (75.61%) WCF
4 26 (63.41%) Web Services
5 24 (58.54%) NHS
5 24 (58.54%) WPF
5 24 (58.54%) HL7
5 24 (58.54%) MVVM
6 17 (41.46%) NUnit
7 16 (39.02%) TDD
7 16 (39.02%) Windows
8 14 (34.15%) .NET Framework
8 14 (34.15%) Unit Testing
9 13 (31.71%) StyleCop
9 13 (31.71%) ReSharper
9 13 (31.71%) Caliburn.Micro
10 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
12 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (19.51%) REST
13 7 (17.07%) HTML5
13 7 (17.07%) CSS
13 7 (17.07%) HTML
13 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
13 7 (17.07%) SQL
14 6 (14.63%) MVC
14 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
15 5 (12.20%) CSS3
15 5 (12.20%) SOA

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 3 (7.32%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) NUnit
2 13 (31.71%) ReSharper
2 13 (31.71%) StyleCop
3 3 (7.32%) Selenium
4 2 (4.88%) Calabash
4 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (4.88%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.44%) Appium
5 1 (2.44%) JIRA
5 1 (2.44%) MSTest
5 1 (2.44%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.44%) TestRail
General
1 3 (7.32%) Advertising
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (90.24%) Developer
2 30 (73.17%) C# Developer
3 21 (51.22%) WCF Developer
4 19 (46.34%) C# WCF Developer
5 16 (39.02%) C# WPF Developer
5 16 (39.02%) WPF Developer
6 10 (24.39%) .NET Developer
7 4 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Architect
8 2 (4.88%) .NET Team Leader
8 2 (4.88%) Angular Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Automation Tester
8 2 (4.88%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.88%) Tester
9 1 (2.44%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (95.12%) .NET
2 31 (75.61%) WCF
3 26 (63.41%) Web Services
4 24 (58.54%) WPF
5 14 (34.15%) .NET Framework
6 13 (31.71%) Caliburn.Micro
7 9 (21.95%) ASP.NET
8 8 (19.51%) REST
9 7 (17.07%) CSS
9 7 (17.07%) HTML
9 7 (17.07%) HTML5
10 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
10 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (12.20%) CSS3
12 3 (7.32%) RESTful
13 1 (2.44%) jQuery
13 1 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (2.44%) WF
13 1 (2.44%) WinForms
13 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (58.54%) NHS
2 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (58.54%) MVVM
2 16 (39.02%) TDD
3 14 (34.15%) Unit Testing
4 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (14.63%) MVC
6 5 (12.20%) SOA
7 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
8 3 (7.32%) DevOps
8 3 (7.32%) Scrum
9 2 (4.88%) API Testing
9 2 (4.88%) Continuous Deployment
9 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.88%) Deployment Automation
9 2 (4.88%) Matrix Management
9 2 (4.88%) Mobile Development
9 2 (4.88%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.44%) Migration
10 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.44%) Web Development
10 1 (2.44%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) C#
2 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
2 7 (17.07%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (58.54%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Facebook
2 1 (2.44%) Google
2 1 (2.44%) Telerik