The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 3 months to 30 April 2017 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 / Scotland
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 147 129
Rank change year-on-year +53 -18  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 18 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.95% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.30% 0.66% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 2
Median daily rate £358 - £319
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 - £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 - £334
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year - +0.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £40.41 -
% change year-on-year +17.54% -  

ASP.NET Web API is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 545 608 608
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 28.62% 20.32% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 343 334
Median daily rate £371 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.07% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 12
Median hourly rate £45.31 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.86% -10.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% -5.40%  

ASP.NET Web API
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing ASP.NET Web API as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET Web API in Scotland

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

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

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API in Scotland over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

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

ASP.NET Web API
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +27 9 £600 - 4
Glasgow +9 9 £350 - 1
ASP.NET Web API
UK

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET Web API also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 32 (100.00%) .NET
1 32 (100.00%) MVC
2 31 (96.88%) ASP.NET
3 30 (93.75%) C#
4 25 (78.13%) JavaScript
5 21 (65.63%) CSS
5 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (62.50%) HTML
7 15 (46.88%) .NET Framework
7 15 (46.88%) jQuery
8 13 (40.63%) Web Services
8 13 (40.63%) AngularJS
9 12 (37.50%) Entity Framework
9 12 (37.50%) SQL
9 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
10 11 (34.38%) TDD
10 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (25.00%) LINQ
12 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (25.00%) EPiServer
12 8 (25.00%) XSLT
12 8 (25.00%) Financial Institution
12 8 (25.00%) Finance
12 8 (25.00%) Migration
12 8 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (21.88%) CSS3
13 7 (21.88%) Modernizr
13 7 (21.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (21.88%) Octopus Deploy

ASP.NET Web API
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (25.00%) EPiServer
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Solr
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
2 2 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.25%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 7 (21.88%) gulp
2 7 (21.88%) Moq
2 7 (21.88%) Octopus Deploy
3 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
1 8 (25.00%) Financial Institution
2 4 (12.50%) Back Office
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (65.63%) Developer
2 17 (53.13%) .NET Developer
3 11 (34.38%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Angular Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Architect
6 1 (3.13%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (96.88%) ASP.NET
3 21 (65.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (65.63%) CSS
4 20 (62.50%) HTML
5 15 (46.88%) .NET Framework
5 15 (46.88%) jQuery
6 13 (40.63%) AngularJS
6 13 (40.63%) Web Services
7 12 (37.50%) Entity Framework
8 8 (25.00%) LINQ
8 8 (25.00%) XSLT
9 7 (21.88%) CSS3
9 7 (21.88%) Modernizr
9 7 (21.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (18.75%) HTML5
11 4 (12.50%) WinForms
12 3 (9.38%) WCF
13 2 (6.25%) Ajax
13 2 (6.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Android
1 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) MVC
2 11 (34.38%) TDD
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) Migration
3 8 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (9.38%) Information Security
4 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
4 3 (9.38%) Web Development
5 2 (6.25%) Front End Development
5 2 (6.25%) Microservices
5 2 (6.25%) OOP
5 2 (6.25%) SOLID
6 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) C#
2 25 (78.13%) JavaScript
3 12 (37.50%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) MCTS
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
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