Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 84 128
Rank change year-on-year +3 +44 +12
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 82 52 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.50% 1.81% 0.70%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.12% 5.14% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 38 16
Manchester median daily rate £375 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +3.85%
10th Percentile £315 £286 £292
90th Percentile £453 £397 £384
North West median daily rate £375 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,340 1,011 978
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 40.92% 35.25% 26.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 919 668 687
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £278
90th Percentile £546 £500 £508
North West median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +3.23% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 31 6
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £32.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +22.09% -12.63%
10th Percentile £12.80 £14.75 £20.56
90th Percentile £42.00 £45.00 £43.25
North West median hourly rate £36.25 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year -9.38% +19.40% -10.67%

ASP.NET Web API
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET Web API in Manchester

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

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

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

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

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

ASP.NET Web API
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester 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
Bolton +7 3 £330 +10.00% 5
Sale - 1 - - 1
Wigan - 1 £360 -
ASP.NET Web API
North West

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 Manchester region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 78 (95.12%) .NET
2 69 (84.15%) C#
3 57 (69.51%) MVC
4 52 (63.41%) SQL Server
5 42 (51.22%) ASP.NET
6 35 (42.68%) JavaScript
7 31 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (35.37%) .NET Core
9 28 (34.15%) SQL
10 27 (32.93%) TDD
11 24 (29.27%) .NET Framework
11 24 (29.27%) AngularJS
12 23 (28.05%) Web Services
13 22 (26.83%) CSS
14 20 (24.39%) Visual Studio
14 20 (24.39%) HTML
14 20 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (21.95%) React
16 17 (20.73%) Entity Framework
17 16 (19.51%) WCF
17 16 (19.51%) Microsoft
18 14 (17.07%) Scrum
18 14 (17.07%) jQuery
18 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
19 11 (13.41%) JSON
20 10 (12.20%) Banking
21 9 (10.98%) Git (software)
21 9 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
21 9 (10.98%) CMS
21 9 (10.98%) SQL Server 2014

ASP.NET Web API
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 9 (10.98%) CMS
1 9 (10.98%) Elasticsearch
1 9 (10.98%) Orchard CMS
2 7 (8.54%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.10%) Confluence
4 2 (2.44%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.22%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.10%) SaaS
4 4 (4.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (2.44%) Boomi
5 2 (2.44%) GitHub
5 2 (2.44%) iPaaS
6 1 (1.22%) IaaS
6 1 (1.22%) npm
6 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) SMS
2 1 (1.22%) Firewall
2 1 (1.22%) HTTP
2 1 (1.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (63.41%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.98%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (4.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.22%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.22%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.22%) MySQL
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 20 (24.39%) Visual Studio
2 9 (10.98%) Bitbucket
2 9 (10.98%) Git (software)
3 8 (9.76%) Octopus Deploy
3 8 (9.76%) TeamCity
4 7 (8.54%) JIRA
5 6 (7.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (6.10%) SonarQube
7 4 (4.88%) eggPlant
7 4 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.44%) git-flow
8 2 (2.44%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.44%) NUnit
9 1 (1.22%) Bower
9 1 (1.22%) gulp
9 1 (1.22%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.22%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (1.22%) PhantomJS
9 1 (1.22%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (12.20%) Banking
2 8 (9.76%) Law
3 6 (7.32%) Legal
4 5 (6.10%) Finance
5 4 (4.88%) Games
5 4 (4.88%) Publishing
6 3 (3.66%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (78.05%) Developer
2 38 (46.34%) .NET Developer
3 24 (29.27%) C# Developer
4 18 (21.95%) Full Stack Developer
5 14 (17.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (15.85%) Senior Developer
7 9 (10.98%) WebOps Engineer
8 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 8 (9.76%) React Developer
8 8 (9.76%) Senior C# Developer
8 8 (9.76%) SQL Developer
9 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (6.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (6.10%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (6.10%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Angular Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Software Developer
11 3 (3.66%) Software Engineer
12 2 (2.44%) Architect
12 2 (2.44%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (95.12%) .NET
2 42 (51.22%) ASP.NET
3 29 (35.37%) .NET Core
4 24 (29.27%) .NET Framework
4 24 (29.27%) AngularJS
5 23 (28.05%) Web Services
6 22 (26.83%) CSS
7 20 (24.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (24.39%) HTML
8 18 (21.95%) React
9 17 (20.73%) Entity Framework
10 16 (19.51%) WCF
11 14 (17.07%) jQuery
12 11 (13.41%) JSON
13 9 (10.98%) HTML5
14 8 (9.76%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (9.76%) LINQ
14 8 (9.76%) REST
15 7 (8.54%) ADO.NET
15 7 (8.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Hedge funds
2 4 (4.88%) Cloud Native
3 2 (2.44%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.44%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.22%) NHS
4 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.22%) Online Gambling
4 1 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) Android
1 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (69.51%) MVC
2 31 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (32.93%) TDD
4 14 (17.07%) Scrum
5 9 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (10.98%) Web Operations
6 8 (9.76%) Software Engineering
7 7 (8.54%) DevOps
7 7 (8.54%) SOLID
7 7 (8.54%) Test Automation
8 6 (7.32%) CRM
8 6 (7.32%) Kanban
8 6 (7.32%) Refactoring
9 5 (6.10%) ATDD
9 5 (6.10%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (6.10%) Unit Testing
9 5 (6.10%) User Stories
9 5 (6.10%) Waterfall
10 4 (4.88%) CQRS
10 4 (4.88%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 69 (84.15%) C#
2 35 (42.68%) JavaScript
3 28 (34.15%) SQL
4 4 (4.88%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.66%) TypeScript
5 3 (3.66%) XPath
6 1 (1.22%) ES6
6 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.76%) Varnish
2 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) Kibana
2 5 (6.10%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (6.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.10%) Atlassian
3 3 (3.66%) Capita
4 2 (2.44%) Informatica
4 2 (2.44%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.44%) Okta
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle
4 2 (2.44%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.44%) SnapLogic
5 1 (1.22%) iManage
5 1 (1.22%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.22%) Xamarin