Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 20 July 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
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 51 33
Rank change year-on-year +3 -18 -
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 12 28 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.65% 4.79% 0.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.33% 10.04% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 1
Northern Ireland median daily rate £431 £338 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.70% -14.56% -
10th Percentile £416 £262 £393
90th Percentile £466 £414 £398
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £29.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -30.59% - -10.53%

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 225 279 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 49.67% 47.69% 25.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 229 28
Northern Ireland median daily rate £446 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.18% +26.92% -7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £324 £250
90th Percentile £538 £503 £425
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £13.50 £13.78 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.00% +2.04% -57.81%
10th Percentile £13.25 £13.38 £10.98
90th Percentile £13.75 £14.17 £14.19
UK median hourly rate £41.00 £40.26 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.84% +7.36% +2.74%

ASP.NET Web API
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET Web API in Northern Ireland

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET Web API in Northern Ireland

ASP.NET Web API
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
County Antrim -3 5 £431 +27.70%
County Londonderry - 2 - -
ASP.NET Web API
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 10 (83.33%) Finance
3 10 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 10 (83.33%) WCF
4 9 (75.00%) WPF
4 9 (75.00%) Multithreading
4 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
4 9 (75.00%) Oracle
4 9 (75.00%) OO
5 7 (58.33%) Web Services
5 7 (58.33%) OOP
5 7 (58.33%) SOA
5 7 (58.33%) PL/SQL
5 7 (58.33%) Sybase
5 7 (58.33%) ADO.NET
5 7 (58.33%) Scrum
5 7 (58.33%) Banking
5 7 (58.33%) Algorithms
5 7 (58.33%) Memory Management
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (58.33%) WF
5 7 (58.33%) RESTful
5 7 (58.33%) JSON
5 7 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (50.00%) Front Office
6 6 (50.00%) MVC

ASP.NET Web API
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 7 (58.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Banking
3 6 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 7 (58.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# WPF Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 10 (83.33%) WCF
3 9 (75.00%) WPF
4 7 (58.33%) ADO.NET
4 7 (58.33%) JSON
4 7 (58.33%) RESTful
4 7 (58.33%) Web Services
4 7 (58.33%) WF
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Multithreading
2 9 (75.00%) OO
3 7 (58.33%) Memory Management
3 7 (58.33%) OOP
3 7 (58.33%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 7 (58.33%) SOA
4 6 (50.00%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) Data Management
6 2 (16.67%) OOD
7 1 (8.33%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 7 (58.33%) Sybase
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft