Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 17 August 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
England > London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 220 341
Rank change year-on-year +38 +121 +7
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 696 510 316
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.52% 1.19% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.93% 3.27% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 555 414 249
London median daily rate £475 £463 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +12.12% +3.13%
10th Percentile £363 £340 £308
90th Percentile £613 £588 £538
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £29.50 £33.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year -12.59% +40.63% -36.00%

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 London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 17,726 15,598 15,055
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.64% 36.50% 33.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,463 11,590 11,364
London median daily rate £513 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 102 56
London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.75% - -
10th Percentile £20.48 £19.03 £19.00
90th Percentile £76.50 £52.95 £55.94
England median hourly rate £41.69 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +4.22% +11.11% -2.70%

ASP.NET Web API
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing ASP.NET Web API as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET Web API in London

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET Web API in London

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API in London over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET Web API in London

ASP.NET Web API
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 17 August 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
Central London -3 171 £490 +8.89% 56
West London -9 24 £475 +4.11% 50
South London -52 13 £375 +7.14% 13
East London -20 5 £350 -21.35% 6
North London - 3 £475 - 5
ASP.NET Web API
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 London region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 659 (94.68%) .NET
2 600 (86.21%) C#
3 422 (60.63%) Agile Software Development
4 401 (57.61%) ASP.NET
5 377 (54.17%) MVC
6 373 (53.59%) JavaScript
7 360 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
8 338 (48.56%) TDD
9 328 (47.13%) AngularJS
10 301 (43.25%) SQL Server
11 254 (36.49%) HTML
12 252 (36.21%) SQL
13 239 (34.34%) ASP.NET MVC
14 196 (28.16%) CSS
15 186 (26.72%) Microservices
16 183 (26.29%) .NET Framework
17 174 (25.00%) Finance
18 172 (24.71%) React
19 168 (24.14%) Microsoft
20 159 (22.84%) SOLID
21 155 (22.27%) .NET Core
22 147 (21.12%) Git (software)
23 140 (20.11%) Greenfield Project
24 138 (19.83%) REST
24 138 (19.83%) WCF
25 133 (19.11%) HTML5
26 131 (18.82%) RESTful
27 124 (17.82%) Web Services
28 121 (17.39%) Entity Framework
29 115 (16.52%) SOA

ASP.NET Web API
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 34 (4.89%) IIS
2 28 (4.02%) NServiceBus
3 18 (2.59%) CMS
4 15 (2.16%) Umbraco
5 14 (2.01%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.15%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.01%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.72%) EPiServer
8 5 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.14%) Confluence
10 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (1.01%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.57%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.57%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 360 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 113 (16.24%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (6.03%) GitHub
4 39 (5.60%) Serverless
5 27 (3.88%) Azure Functions
6 15 (2.16%) npm
7 12 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (1.72%) PaaS
8 9 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.72%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (0.72%) SaaS
10 3 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.43%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.43%) NuGet
11 2 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
11 2 (0.29%) Trello
12 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.14%) IaaS
12 1 (0.14%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.31%) HTTP
2 10 (1.44%) AMQP
3 5 (0.72%) FTP
4 3 (0.43%) Intranet
5 2 (0.29%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.14%) Firewall
6 1 (0.14%) Network Security
6 1 (0.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 301 (43.25%) SQL Server
2 50 (7.18%) Azure SQL Database
3 40 (5.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 38 (5.46%) NoSQL
5 31 (4.45%) Cosmos DB
6 27 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 27 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 26 (3.74%) SQL Server 2016
8 21 (3.02%) Power BI
8 21 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 20 (2.87%) MongoDB
9 20 (2.87%) SQL Server 2014
10 16 (2.30%) Relational Database
11 14 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
12 12 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (1.29%) Redis
14 8 (1.15%) Data Lake
15 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
16 4 (0.57%) Blockchain
16 4 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 147 (21.12%) Git (software)
2 100 (14.37%) TeamCity
3 99 (14.22%) Octopus Deploy
4 79 (11.35%) Visual Studio
5 61 (8.76%) Visual Studio Team System
6 57 (8.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 47 (6.75%) SpecFlow
8 45 (6.47%) NUnit
9 38 (5.46%) Selenium
10 35 (5.03%) JIRA
11 25 (3.59%) Moq
12 20 (2.87%) webpack
13 17 (2.44%) git-flow
14 14 (2.01%) Subversion
15 12 (1.72%) WebDriver
16 10 (1.44%) Bitbucket
16 10 (1.44%) gulp
16 10 (1.44%) Jenkins
16 10 (1.44%) ReSharper
17 8 (1.15%) Artifactory
General
1 174 (25.00%) Finance
2 80 (11.49%) Banking
3 43 (6.18%) Retail
4 23 (3.30%) Financial Institution
5 20 (2.87%) Front Office
6 18 (2.59%) Legal
7 16 (2.30%) Law
8 15 (2.16%) Investment Banking
9 13 (1.87%) Advertising
10 9 (1.29%) Marketing
11 8 (1.15%) Back Office
12 6 (0.86%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Automotive
13 1 (0.14%) French Language
13 1 (0.14%) Games
13 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 649 (93.25%) Developer
2 459 (65.95%) .NET Developer
3 290 (41.67%) C# Developer
4 170 (24.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 114 (16.38%) Angular Developer
6 100 (14.37%) Azure Developer
7 73 (10.49%) Full Stack Developer
8 72 (10.34%) JavaScript Developer
9 71 (10.20%) ASP.NET Developer
10 66 (9.48%) Senior Developer
11 60 (8.62%) React Developer
12 49 (7.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 47 (6.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 47 (6.75%) Senior .NET Developer
14 38 (5.46%) HTML Developer
15 32 (4.60%) Senior C# Developer
16 31 (4.45%) SQL Developer
17 26 (3.74%) AWS Developer
18 22 (3.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 22 (3.16%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 659 (94.68%) .NET
2 401 (57.61%) ASP.NET
3 328 (47.13%) AngularJS
4 254 (36.49%) HTML
5 239 (34.34%) ASP.NET MVC
6 196 (28.16%) CSS
7 183 (26.29%) .NET Framework
8 172 (24.71%) React
9 155 (22.27%) .NET Core
10 138 (19.83%) REST
10 138 (19.83%) WCF
11 133 (19.11%) HTML5
12 131 (18.82%) RESTful
13 124 (17.82%) Web Services
14 121 (17.39%) Entity Framework
15 94 (13.51%) Angular 2
16 91 (13.07%) jQuery
17 67 (9.63%) JSON
18 62 (8.91%) ASP.NET Core
19 52 (7.47%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 140 (20.11%) Greenfield Project
2 92 (13.22%) Fintech
3 37 (5.32%) Fixed Income
4 31 (4.45%) User Experience
5 30 (4.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 24 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
6 24 (3.45%) Online Banking
7 21 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (2.59%) Self-Motivation
9 17 (2.44%) Equities
10 14 (2.01%) Blog
11 11 (1.58%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.58%) Reinsurance
12 10 (1.44%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.44%) Computer Science
12 10 (1.44%) Hedge funds
13 7 (1.01%) N-Tier
14 5 (0.72%) Mobile App
15 4 (0.57%) Virtual Team
16 3 (0.43%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 69 (9.91%) Windows
2 11 (1.58%) Windows Server
3 7 (1.01%) Android
3 7 (1.01%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.14%) Linux
4 1 (0.14%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 422 (60.63%) Agile Software Development
2 377 (54.17%) MVC
3 338 (48.56%) TDD
4 186 (26.72%) Microservices
5 159 (22.84%) SOLID
6 115 (16.52%) SOA
7 111 (15.95%) BDD
8 104 (14.94%) OO
9 103 (14.80%) Scrum
9 103 (14.80%) Unit Testing
10 89 (12.79%) DevOps
11 76 (10.92%) Continuous Integration
12 72 (10.34%) Web Development
13 65 (9.34%) CQRS
14 57 (8.19%) Software Engineering
15 55 (7.90%) E-Commerce
16 52 (7.47%) Domain-Driven Design
17 44 (6.32%) SDLC
18 43 (6.18%) Asset Management
18 43 (6.18%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 600 (86.21%) C#
2 373 (53.59%) JavaScript
3 252 (36.21%) SQL
4 75 (10.78%) TypeScript
5 44 (6.32%) T-SQL
6 22 (3.16%) Java
6 22 (3.16%) PowerShell
7 20 (2.87%) VB.NET
8 13 (1.87%) C
9 8 (1.15%) PL/SQL
10 7 (1.01%) VB
11 5 (0.72%) Scala
12 4 (0.57%) F#
12 4 (0.57%) VBScript
12 4 (0.57%) XAML
13 3 (0.43%) Apple Swift
13 3 (0.43%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.43%) VB6
14 2 (0.29%) Python
14 2 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (3.16%) Degree
2 10 (1.44%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.14%) MCSD
4 1 (0.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.16%) PCI DSS
2 10 (1.44%) QA
3 9 (1.29%) GCP
4 7 (1.01%) GDPR
5 4 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 65 (9.34%) Docker
2 7 (1.01%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 33 (4.74%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (0.29%) Ansible
3 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.29%) Terraform
4 1 (0.14%) Kibana
4 1 (0.14%) logstash
Vendors
1 168 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 19 (2.73%) Oracle
3 13 (1.87%) Sitecore
4 12 (1.72%) Apigee
5 8 (1.15%) DevExpress
5 8 (1.15%) Xamarin
6 4 (0.57%) Capita
6 4 (0.57%) Google
6 4 (0.57%) Telerik
7 3 (0.43%) Atlassian
7 3 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.29%) BT
8 2 (0.29%) Fidessa
8 2 (0.29%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 2 (0.29%) Yahoo!
9 1 (0.14%) CODA
9 1 (0.14%) LogRhythm
9 1 (0.14%) RedGate
9 1 (0.14%) VMware