Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 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
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 99 75 120
Rank change year-on-year -24 +45 +20
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 54 71 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.81% 2.55% 0.95%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.98% 6.80% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 56 27
Manchester median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £313 £300 £322
90th Percentile £550 £438 £394
North West median daily rate £380 £373 £363
% change year-on-year +2.01% +2.76% +11.54%
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 1,085 1,044 1,027
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.36% 37.47% 32.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 767 724 711
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - +6.16%
10th Percentile £313 £294 £288
90th Percentile £556 £538 £500
North West median daily rate £405 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +4.52% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 5
Manchester median hourly rate £21.88 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +25.00% -49.21%
10th Percentile £12.37 £17.00 £14.80
90th Percentile £36.13 £44.00 £39.43
North West median hourly rate £35.61 £38.88 £38.75
% change year-on-year -8.39% +0.32% +14.58%

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 15 January 2019.

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 15 January 2019. 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 2 £319 +6.25%
Altrincham 0 1 £400 +18.52% 3
ASP.NET Web API
North West

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 50 (92.59%) C#
1 50 (92.59%) .NET
2 25 (46.30%) SQL
2 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
3 22 (40.74%) MVC
4 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
5 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET
5 17 (31.48%) AngularJS
5 17 (31.48%) React
6 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
8 10 (18.52%) SharePoint
8 10 (18.52%) CSS
8 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
9 9 (16.67%) TeamCity
9 9 (16.67%) TypeScript
10 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
10 8 (14.81%) Banking
11 7 (12.96%) Web Services
11 7 (12.96%) HTML
11 7 (12.96%) WCF
12 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
12 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (11.11%) Hedge funds
12 6 (11.11%) MongoDB
12 6 (11.11%) TDD
12 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
12 6 (11.11%) SignalR
13 5 (9.26%) .NET Core
13 5 (9.26%) RabbitMQ

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 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.70%) CMS
2 2 (3.70%) IIS
2 2 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.85%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.56%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.70%) GitHub
4 1 (1.85%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (46.30%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.70%) MySQL
5 1 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.85%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.85%) Redis
5 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.41%) Bitbucket
3 4 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.85%) Bower
5 1 (1.85%) gulp
5 1 (1.85%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.85%) JIRA
5 1 (1.85%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (1.85%) PhantomJS
5 1 (1.85%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.85%) Selenium
5 1 (1.85%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (14.81%) Banking
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Billing
4 1 (1.85%) Law
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (90.74%) Developer
2 32 (59.26%) .NET Developer
3 21 (38.89%) Full Stack Developer
4 10 (18.52%) C# Developer
5 8 (14.81%) React Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Senior Developer
7 6 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 3 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.70%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Consultant
9 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Sitecore Developer
9 2 (3.70%) SQL Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Applications Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (1.85%) VB.NET Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (92.59%) .NET
2 17 (31.48%) AngularJS
2 17 (31.48%) ASP.NET
2 17 (31.48%) React
3 10 (18.52%) CSS
4 7 (12.96%) HTML
4 7 (12.96%) WCF
4 7 (12.96%) Web Services
5 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (11.11%) SignalR
6 5 (9.26%) .NET Core
6 5 (9.26%) .NET Framework
6 5 (9.26%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (9.26%) RESTful
7 4 (7.41%) HTML5
7 4 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (7.41%) Sass
8 3 (5.56%) Entity Framework
8 3 (5.56%) jQuery
8 3 (5.56%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Hedge funds
2 4 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.70%) Cloud Native
3 2 (3.70%) NHS
3 2 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.85%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.74%) MVC
2 16 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
4 6 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 6 (11.11%) TDD
5 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (7.41%) OO
5 4 (7.41%) Refactoring
5 4 (7.41%) Web Development
6 3 (5.56%) CRM
6 3 (5.56%) High Availability
6 3 (5.56%) Kanban
6 3 (5.56%) OOP
6 3 (5.56%) Scrum
7 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.70%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (3.70%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.70%) Pair Programming
7 2 (3.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 50 (92.59%) C#
2 25 (46.30%) SQL
3 19 (35.19%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.67%) TypeScript
5 4 (7.41%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.85%) ES6
6 1 (1.85%) Java
6 1 (1.85%) PHP
6 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.85%) VB
6 1 (1.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.70%) Sitecore