Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 36 36
Rank change year-on-year +15 0 +7
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 37 33 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 7.92% 6.02% 4.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.84% 17.93% 13.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 25 36
Kent median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +3.70% -
10th Percentile £343 £331 £315
90th Percentile £458 £400 £381
South East median daily rate £400 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +9.59% +8.15% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +12.50%

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 124 184 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 26.55% 33.58% 35.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 133 200
Kent median daily rate £400 £345 £346
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% -0.36% +2.59%
10th Percentile £281 £265 £260
90th Percentile £475 £438 £626
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Kent median hourly rate £41.61 - £15.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% +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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +2 6 £400 +15.94% 2
Maidstone +1 6 £400 +14.29% 1
Tunbridge Wells +5 4 £368 +5.00% 7
Canterbury - 2 £363 - 1
ASP.NET Web API
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 36 (97.30%) C#
2 35 (94.59%) .NET
3 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (64.86%) SQL
5 22 (59.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (54.05%) CMS
6 20 (54.05%) Scrum
7 18 (48.65%) TDD
7 18 (48.65%) .NET Framework
8 17 (45.95%) Entity Framework
9 15 (40.54%) E-Commerce
10 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET
10 14 (37.84%) OAuth
10 14 (37.84%) Sitecore CMS
10 14 (37.84%) Sitecore
10 14 (37.84%) API Development
11 12 (32.43%) WCF
12 8 (21.62%) SOA
12 8 (21.62%) RESTful
12 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
12 8 (21.62%) REST
13 7 (18.92%) CSS
13 7 (18.92%) HTML
13 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
14 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
14 6 (16.22%) Windows
14 6 (16.22%) MVC
15 5 (13.51%) CSS3
15 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
15 5 (13.51%) Finance

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 20 (54.05%) CMS
2 14 (37.84%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) NUnit
1 4 (10.81%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.41%) MSTest
2 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.70%) Appium
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
3 1 (2.70%) TestRail
3 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (91.89%) Developer
2 29 (78.38%) .NET Developer
3 14 (37.84%) C# Developer
4 10 (27.03%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (27.03%) Senior .NET Developer
4 10 (27.03%) Senior Developer
5 6 (16.22%) WCF Developer
6 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Angular Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Azure Developer
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (2.70%) .NET Architect
8 1 (2.70%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) .NET Team Leader
8 1 (2.70%) Automation Tester
8 1 (2.70%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (94.59%) .NET
2 18 (48.65%) .NET Framework
3 17 (45.95%) Entity Framework
4 14 (37.84%) ASP.NET
4 14 (37.84%) OAuth
5 12 (32.43%) WCF
6 8 (21.62%) AngularJS
6 8 (21.62%) REST
6 8 (21.62%) RESTful
7 7 (18.92%) CSS
7 7 (18.92%) HTML
8 5 (13.51%) CSS3
9 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (10.81%) HTML5
10 3 (8.11%) jQuery
10 3 (8.11%) XML
11 2 (5.41%) Ajax
11 2 (5.41%) JSON
11 2 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (5.41%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (81.08%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (54.05%) Scrum
3 18 (48.65%) TDD
4 15 (40.54%) E-Commerce
5 14 (37.84%) API Development
6 8 (21.62%) SOA
7 6 (16.22%) MVC
8 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
9 4 (10.81%) Deployment Automation
9 4 (10.81%) SOLID
10 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.11%) OO
10 3 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (5.41%) BDD
11 2 (5.41%) Economics
11 2 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
12 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
12 1 (2.70%) DevOps
12 1 (2.70%) Structured Programming
12 1 (2.70%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) C#
2 24 (64.86%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) DBS Check
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) HL7
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Sitecore
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Anite