Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 5 30
Rank change year-on-year -8 +25 +13
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 53 121 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 14.56% 22.70% 5.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.32% 51.93% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 105 13
Kent median daily rate £425 £345 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.19% +6.15% -7.14%
10th Percentile £301 £303 £313
90th Percentile £488 £387 £350
South East median daily rate £425 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £21.50 - -

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 142 233 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 39.01% 43.71% 32.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 177 102
Kent median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £281 £313 £251
90th Percentile £533 £500 £559
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% +3.75%

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 15 January 2019.

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 15 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
Tunbridge Wells 0 9 - - 4
West Malling -1 6 £400 +17.65% 4
Maidstone -8 4 £488 +41.82% 3
Dartford - 4 £278 - 1
Canterbury +1 2 £475 +45.04%
Dover - 2 - -
Chatham - 1 - - 1
Ramsgate - 1 - -
ASP.NET Web API
South East

For the 6 months to 15 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 Kent region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 49 (92.45%) C#
3 47 (88.68%) .NET Framework
4 45 (84.91%) TDD
5 39 (73.58%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (67.92%) Entity Framework
7 30 (56.60%) Scrum
7 30 (56.60%) SQL
8 27 (50.94%) CMS
9 26 (49.06%) Microsoft Azure
10 25 (47.17%) ASP.NET
11 19 (35.85%) BDD
12 18 (33.96%) MVC
13 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
13 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
13 17 (32.08%) TeamCity
13 17 (32.08%) AngularJS
14 16 (30.19%) E-Commerce
15 15 (28.30%) Sitecore
15 15 (28.30%) RESTful
16 14 (26.42%) Sitecore CMS
16 14 (26.42%) SOLID
16 14 (26.42%) API Development
16 14 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
17 13 (24.53%) HTML
18 12 (22.64%) OO
18 12 (22.64%) OAuth
18 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
18 12 (22.64%) Test Automation
19 11 (20.75%) Economics

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 27 (50.94%) CMS
2 14 (26.42%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (9.43%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 26 (49.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (5.66%) MySQL
5 2 (3.77%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (32.08%) TeamCity
2 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.32%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (9.43%) ReSharper
4 5 (9.43%) Selenium
4 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (9.43%) WebDriver
5 4 (7.55%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.89%) JIRA
6 1 (1.89%) JMeter
6 1 (1.89%) MSTest
6 1 (1.89%) NUnit
6 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio Coded UI
6 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 52 (98.11%) Developer
2 50 (94.34%) .NET Developer
3 27 (50.94%) C# Developer
4 26 (49.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (28.30%) Senior .NET Developer
5 15 (28.30%) Senior Developer
6 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (18.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (16.98%) SQL Developer
8 6 (11.32%) Azure Developer
9 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (3.77%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Agile C# Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Agile Developer
10 2 (3.77%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (88.68%) .NET Framework
3 36 (67.92%) Entity Framework
4 25 (47.17%) ASP.NET
5 17 (32.08%) AngularJS
6 15 (28.30%) RESTful
7 13 (24.53%) HTML
8 12 (22.64%) OAuth
9 11 (20.75%) .NET Core
9 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET Core
10 9 (16.98%) CSS
11 8 (15.09%) Web Services
12 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (11.32%) jQuery
14 4 (7.55%) Angular 2
14 4 (7.55%) WCF
15 3 (5.66%) HTML5
15 3 (5.66%) JSON
15 3 (5.66%) KnockoutJS
15 3 (5.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
1 5 (9.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (84.91%) TDD
2 39 (73.58%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (56.60%) Scrum
4 19 (35.85%) BDD
5 18 (33.96%) MVC
6 16 (30.19%) E-Commerce
7 14 (26.42%) API Development
7 14 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (26.42%) SOLID
8 12 (22.64%) OO
8 12 (22.64%) Test Automation
9 11 (20.75%) Deployment Automation
9 11 (20.75%) Economics
9 11 (20.75%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (20.75%) SOA
10 7 (13.21%) Web Development
11 4 (7.55%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 4 (7.55%) High Availability
11 4 (7.55%) Software Architecture
12 3 (5.66%) Secure Coding
Programming Languages
1 49 (92.45%) C#
2 30 (56.60%) SQL
3 17 (32.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) HL7
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Sitecore
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) Xamarin