Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 7 33 32
Rank change year-on-year +26 -1 +17
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 113 26 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 21.52% 5.24% 5.75%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 50.00% 13.90% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 17 34
Kent median daily rate £345 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.43% +3.70% +7.14%
10th Percentile £311 £313 £313
90th Percentile £415 £400 £409
South East median daily rate £350 £375 £351
% change year-on-year -6.67% +6.76% +0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £60.62

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 226 187 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 43.05% 37.70% 43.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 136 225
Kent median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £314 £238 £263
90th Percentile £525 £476 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
Kent median hourly rate - - £37.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +18.25%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +5 33 £338 -10.00% 1
Canterbury - 6 £328 - 2
Tunbridge Wells - 5 £350 - 4
West Malling -5 3 £398 +6.00% 2
Folkestone - 2 £333 - 1
ASP.NET Web API
South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 111 (98.23%) .NET
2 109 (96.46%) C#
3 76 (67.26%) Web Services
4 70 (61.95%) SQL Server
5 62 (54.87%) TDD
6 59 (52.21%) WCF
7 57 (50.44%) MVC
8 48 (42.48%) .NET Framework
9 47 (41.59%) MVVM
10 44 (38.94%) ASP.NET
11 40 (35.40%) CSS
11 40 (35.40%) HTML
12 39 (34.51%) Agile Software Development
12 39 (34.51%) ASP.NET MVC
13 35 (30.97%) AngularJS
14 33 (29.20%) Oracle
15 32 (28.32%) Continuous Integration
16 31 (27.43%) WPF
17 28 (24.78%) NUnit
18 27 (23.89%) SQL
18 27 (23.89%) Microsoft
18 27 (23.89%) ReSharper
19 25 (22.12%) HL7
19 25 (22.12%) NHS
19 25 (22.12%) Windows
19 25 (22.12%) Scrum
20 23 (20.35%) Prototyping
21 21 (18.58%) Web Development
21 21 (18.58%) JavaScript
21 21 (18.58%) Unit Testing

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 10 (8.85%) CMS
2 7 (6.19%) IIS
2 7 (6.19%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.88%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (61.95%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (24.78%) NUnit
2 27 (23.89%) ReSharper
3 16 (14.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (11.50%) StyleCop
5 11 (9.73%) Git (software)
6 7 (6.19%) Moq
6 7 (6.19%) MSBuild
7 6 (5.31%) Selenium
8 5 (4.42%) WebDriver
9 4 (3.54%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.65%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.65%) MSTest
11 2 (1.77%) Calabash
11 2 (1.77%) JIRA
11 2 (1.77%) JMeter
11 2 (1.77%) SpecFlow
11 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio Team System
12 1 (0.88%) Fiddler
12 1 (0.88%) Firebug
12 1 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (6.19%) Advertising
2 3 (2.65%) Legal
3 2 (1.77%) Retail
4 1 (0.88%) Finance
4 1 (0.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 105 (92.92%) Developer
2 73 (64.60%) .NET Developer
3 71 (62.83%) C# Developer
4 42 (37.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (22.12%) WCF Developer
6 23 (20.35%) C# WCF Developer
7 20 (17.70%) C# WPF Developer
7 20 (17.70%) WPF Developer
8 11 (9.73%) Full Stack Developer
9 6 (5.31%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 6 (5.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (5.31%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 6 (5.31%) Web Developer
10 5 (4.42%) .NET Web Developer
10 5 (4.42%) Automation Tester
10 5 (4.42%) Tester
11 4 (3.54%) Oracle Developer
11 4 (3.54%) SQL Developer
11 4 (3.54%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (98.23%) .NET
2 76 (67.26%) Web Services
3 59 (52.21%) WCF
4 48 (42.48%) .NET Framework
5 44 (38.94%) ASP.NET
6 40 (35.40%) CSS
6 40 (35.40%) HTML
7 39 (34.51%) ASP.NET MVC
8 35 (30.97%) AngularJS
9 31 (27.43%) WPF
10 20 (17.70%) Caliburn.Micro
10 20 (17.70%) LINQ
11 17 (15.04%) Entity Framework
11 17 (15.04%) KnockoutJS
12 16 (14.16%) Backbone.js
13 14 (12.39%) HTML5
14 13 (11.50%) RESTful
15 12 (10.62%) ADO.NET
16 11 (9.73%) XML
17 9 (7.96%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.12%) NHS
2 20 (17.70%) N-Tier
3 7 (6.19%) Client/Server
4 3 (2.65%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.77%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 25 (22.12%) Windows
2 10 (8.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (54.87%) TDD
2 57 (50.44%) MVC
3 47 (41.59%) MVVM
4 39 (34.51%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (28.32%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (22.12%) Scrum
7 23 (20.35%) Prototyping
8 21 (18.58%) Unit Testing
8 21 (18.58%) Web Development
9 20 (17.70%) Refactoring
10 17 (15.04%) E-Commerce
11 16 (14.16%) OWASP
11 16 (14.16%) Software Architecture
12 13 (11.50%) Change Control
13 6 (5.31%) Concurrent Programming
13 6 (5.31%) Multithreaded Programming
13 6 (5.31%) Multithreading
13 6 (5.31%) Test Automation
14 4 (3.54%) Data Modelling
14 4 (3.54%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (96.46%) C#
2 27 (23.89%) SQL
3 21 (18.58%) JavaScript
4 17 (15.04%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.77%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.88%) C
6 1 (0.88%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.77%) DBS Check
2 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (22.12%) HL7
2 1 (0.88%) PSD2
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) Docker
Vendors
1 33 (29.20%) Oracle
2 27 (23.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.19%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.77%) Capita
4 2 (1.77%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.88%) Facebook
5 1 (0.88%) Google
5 1 (0.88%) Telerik