Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 85 129
Rank change year-on-year +7 +44 -7
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 81 47 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.65% 1.76% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.86% 5.25% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 41 14
Manchester median daily rate £375 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% +3.45%
10th Percentile £345 £290 £306
90th Percentile £438 £438 £431
North West median daily rate £375 £345 £325
% change year-on-year +8.70% +6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £50.00 -

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 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 1,181 896 972
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 38.71% 33.61% 26.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 818 576 641
Manchester median daily rate £391 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.14% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
90th Percentile £525 £488 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 14
Manchester median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +37.93% -22.67%
10th Percentile £12.77 £14.75 £16.19
90th Percentile £42.00 £50.00 £38.80
North West median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% +9.59% +62.22%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +3 1 £350 - 3
Stockport 0 1 £350 +12.00%
Wigan - 1 £360 - 3
ASP.NET Web API
North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 75 (92.59%) C#
1 75 (92.59%) .NET
2 67 (82.72%) MVC
3 51 (62.96%) SQL Server
4 45 (55.56%) ASP.NET
5 41 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (44.44%) JavaScript
7 34 (41.98%) Web Services
8 30 (37.04%) TDD
8 30 (37.04%) .NET Framework
9 27 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 26 (32.10%) .NET Core
10 26 (32.10%) Microsoft
11 25 (30.86%) Visual Studio
12 24 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (28.40%) Entity Framework
14 22 (27.16%) SQL
15 20 (24.69%) HTML
15 20 (24.69%) CSS
16 19 (23.46%) Scrum
16 19 (23.46%) WCF
17 16 (19.75%) JSON
17 16 (19.75%) Microsoft Azure
18 15 (18.52%) LINQ
19 14 (17.28%) Test Automation
19 14 (17.28%) DevOps
19 14 (17.28%) React
20 13 (16.05%) REST
20 13 (16.05%) ADO.NET
20 13 (16.05%) XML

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 10 (12.35%) CMS
2 9 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (11.11%) Orchard CMS
3 6 (7.41%) Confluence
4 3 (3.70%) NServiceBus
5 2 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (9.88%) SaaS
4 5 (6.17%) Boomi
4 5 (6.17%) IaaS
4 5 (6.17%) iPaaS
4 5 (6.17%) PaaS
5 2 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) SMS
2 1 (1.23%) Firewall
2 1 (1.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (6.17%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (6.17%) CouchDB
3 5 (6.17%) MongoDB
3 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.47%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.23%) Big Data
5 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 25 (30.86%) Visual Studio
2 11 (13.58%) JIRA
3 9 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (11.11%) Bitbucket
4 8 (9.88%) SonarQube
5 7 (8.64%) SpecFlow
6 6 (7.41%) Git (software)
6 6 (7.41%) Selenium
7 5 (6.17%) eggPlant
7 5 (6.17%) TeamCity
8 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (3.70%) Mercurial
9 3 (3.70%) NUnit
9 3 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (3.70%) ReSharper
10 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.23%) MSTest
10 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (11.11%) Law
2 7 (8.64%) Legal
3 5 (6.17%) Games
4 4 (4.94%) Finance
4 4 (4.94%) Publishing
5 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.47%) Marketing
7 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 55 (67.90%) Developer
2 33 (40.74%) .NET Developer
3 23 (28.40%) C# Developer
4 14 (17.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 9 (11.11%) WebOps Engineer
6 8 (9.88%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.64%) Senior C# Developer
8 6 (7.41%) Architect
8 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) React Developer
9 5 (6.17%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
11 3 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 3 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
12 2 (2.47%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (92.59%) .NET
2 45 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 34 (41.98%) Web Services
4 30 (37.04%) .NET Framework
5 27 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 26 (32.10%) .NET Core
7 24 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 23 (28.40%) Entity Framework
9 20 (24.69%) CSS
9 20 (24.69%) HTML
10 19 (23.46%) WCF
11 16 (19.75%) JSON
12 15 (18.52%) LINQ
13 14 (17.28%) React
14 13 (16.05%) ADO.NET
14 13 (16.05%) REST
14 13 (16.05%) XML
15 12 (14.81%) HTML5
15 12 (14.81%) jQuery
16 10 (12.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Data Structures
2 5 (6.17%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.23%) NHS
5 1 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (82.72%) MVC
2 41 (50.62%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (37.04%) TDD
4 19 (23.46%) Scrum
5 14 (17.28%) DevOps
5 14 (17.28%) Test Automation
6 12 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (12.35%) Data Modelling
7 10 (12.35%) Waterfall
8 9 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
8 9 (11.11%) Kanban
8 9 (11.11%) Web Operations
9 8 (9.88%) Data Analysis
9 8 (9.88%) Data Management
9 8 (9.88%) Pair Programming
9 8 (9.88%) Unit Testing
10 7 (8.64%) ATDD
10 7 (8.64%) BDD
10 7 (8.64%) Code Coverage
10 7 (8.64%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 75 (92.59%) C#
2 36 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 22 (27.16%) SQL
4 6 (7.41%) XPath
5 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.70%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) Varnish
2 5 (6.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (11.11%) Kibana
2 6 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (7.41%) Puppet
3 2 (2.47%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.23%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (32.10%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) Atlassian
2 6 (7.41%) Capita
3 5 (6.17%) Informatica
3 5 (6.17%) MuleSoft
3 5 (6.17%) Okta
3 5 (6.17%) SnapLogic
4 3 (3.70%) Oracle
5 2 (2.47%) Google
5 2 (2.47%) Rackspace
5 2 (2.47%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.47%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.23%) iManage
6 1 (1.23%) Intapp