Period
to 18 February 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 18 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 111 136
Rank change year-on-year +41 +25 -14
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 71 38 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.64% 1.26% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.22% 3.67% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 33 16
Manchester median daily rate £375 £375 £339
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.70% +4.23%
10th Percentile £305 £326 £249
90th Percentile £438 £430 £426
North West median daily rate £375 £375 £325
% change year-on-year - +15.38% -
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 984 1,035 1,035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.61% 34.23% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 707 626
Manchester median daily rate £388 £390 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.64% +6.85% +12.31%
10th Percentile £290 £290 £263
90th Percentile £544 £525 £505
North West median daily rate £389 £389 £375
% change year-on-year - +3.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 29
Manchester median hourly rate £21.00 £25.50 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% -13.56% -9.23%
10th Percentile £14.20 £14.88 £12.25
90th Percentile £44.80 £47.63 £40.20
North West median hourly rate £36.25 £42.25 £33.82
% change year-on-year -14.20% +24.93% +33.61%

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 18 February 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 18 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
Stockport +4 7 £375 +3.45%
Altrincham -1 1 £338 +3.85% 2
ASP.NET Web API
North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Manchester region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 68 (95.77%) C#
2 67 (94.37%) .NET
3 61 (85.92%) MVC
4 46 (64.79%) ASP.NET
5 42 (59.15%) AngularJS
6 40 (56.34%) JavaScript
7 39 (54.93%) SQL Server
8 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (42.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (38.03%) .NET Framework
11 26 (36.62%) TDD
11 26 (36.62%) CSS
12 22 (30.99%) Web Services
12 22 (30.99%) SQL
12 22 (30.99%) Entity Framework
13 21 (29.58%) HTML
14 20 (28.17%) React
15 14 (19.72%) Greenfield Project
15 14 (19.72%) HTML5
15 14 (19.72%) Scrum
15 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
16 13 (18.31%) jQuery
16 13 (18.31%) SignalR
16 13 (18.31%) REST
17 12 (16.90%) MongoDB
18 11 (15.49%) BDD
18 11 (15.49%) WCF
18 11 (15.49%) Test Automation
18 11 (15.49%) RESTful
18 11 (15.49%) Visual Studio

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 2 (2.82%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.41%) CMS
2 1 (1.41%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.63%) IaaS
3 4 (5.63%) PaaS
4 3 (4.23%) Boomi
4 3 (4.23%) iPaaS
4 3 (4.23%) SaaS
5 2 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (54.93%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.90%) MongoDB
3 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.45%) CouchDB
4 6 (8.45%) NoSQL
5 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.82%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.41%) Big Data
8 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Visual Studio
2 8 (11.27%) SpecFlow
3 7 (9.86%) JIRA
3 7 (9.86%) Selenium
3 7 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (8.45%) TeamCity
5 5 (7.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (7.04%) Bitbucket
5 5 (7.04%) SonarQube
6 4 (5.63%) ReSharper
7 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
8 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.41%) eggPlant
9 1 (1.41%) Grunt
9 1 (1.41%) gulp
9 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.41%) MSTest
9 1 (1.41%) NUnit
9 1 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (11.27%) Law
2 6 (8.45%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Legal
3 3 (4.23%) Marketing
4 2 (2.82%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.41%) Advertising
5 1 (1.41%) Back Office
5 1 (1.41%) Electronics
5 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.41%) Games
5 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 57 (80.28%) Developer
2 36 (50.70%) .NET Developer
3 19 (26.76%) C# Developer
4 16 (22.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (19.72%) Full Stack Developer
6 12 (16.90%) Angular Developer
7 11 (15.49%) React Developer
8 10 (14.08%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Architect
9 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Web Developer
11 4 (5.63%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
12 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 3 (4.23%) Integration Engineer
12 3 (4.23%) Senior .NET Developer
12 3 (4.23%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 3 (4.23%) Sitecore Developer
12 3 (4.23%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (94.37%) .NET
2 46 (64.79%) ASP.NET
3 42 (59.15%) AngularJS
4 30 (42.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (38.03%) .NET Framework
6 26 (36.62%) CSS
7 22 (30.99%) Entity Framework
7 22 (30.99%) Web Services
8 21 (29.58%) HTML
9 20 (28.17%) React
10 14 (19.72%) HTML5
11 13 (18.31%) jQuery
11 13 (18.31%) REST
11 13 (18.31%) SignalR
12 11 (15.49%) RESTful
12 11 (15.49%) WCF
13 10 (14.08%) CSS3
13 10 (14.08%) WPF
14 9 (12.68%) LINQ
15 8 (11.27%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.72%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (9.86%) Data Structures
3 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (85.92%) MVC
2 34 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (36.62%) TDD
4 14 (19.72%) Scrum
5 11 (15.49%) BDD
5 11 (15.49%) Test Automation
6 9 (12.68%) Web Development
7 8 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (11.27%) Data Analysis
7 8 (11.27%) Data Modelling
7 8 (11.27%) Kanban
7 8 (11.27%) Pair Programming
8 7 (9.86%) DevOps
8 7 (9.86%) Refactoring
8 7 (9.86%) Unit Testing
8 7 (9.86%) Waterfall
9 6 (8.45%) E-Commerce
9 6 (8.45%) OWASP
9 6 (8.45%) Visualisation
10 5 (7.04%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (95.77%) C#
2 40 (56.34%) JavaScript
3 22 (30.99%) SQL
4 6 (8.45%) TypeScript
5 5 (7.04%) XPath
6 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.41%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (1.41%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (19.72%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.04%) Capita
3 3 (4.23%) Informatica
3 3 (4.23%) MuleSoft
3 3 (4.23%) Sitecore
3 3 (4.23%) SnapLogic
4 2 (2.82%) Google
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle
4 2 (2.82%) Rackspace
4 2 (2.82%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.41%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.41%) Intapp
5 1 (1.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.41%) TIBCO