Period
to 20 January 2019

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 6 months to 20 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 142 157 151
Rank change year-on-year +15 -6 +15
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 42 34 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.90% 0.72% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.13% 2.77% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 15
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £313 £306 £287
90th Percentile £500 £430 £440
UK median daily rate £450 £415 £375
% change year-on-year +8.43% +10.67% -2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £21.50 - £23.28

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

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,341 1,227 1,107
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 28.83% 25.94% 29.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 777 754 677
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £275 £270
90th Percentile £544 £525 £488
UK median daily rate £478 £460 £425
% change year-on-year +3.89% +8.24% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 19
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -46.67% +11.97%
10th Percentile £13.16 £13.45 £16.80
90th Percentile £43.75 £31.00 £52.17
UK median hourly rate £41.53 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.83% - +6.67%

ASP.NET Web API
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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 6 months to 20 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
Glasgow -8 19 £365 - 9
Edinburgh +1 16 £375 - 8
Dundee +1 4 £305 +3.83%
Midlothian - 2 £425 -
West Lothian +4 1 £350 +21.74% 1
ASP.NET Web API
UK

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

1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 38 (90.48%) C#
3 30 (71.43%) .NET Framework
4 27 (64.29%) MVC
4 27 (64.29%) ASP.NET
5 26 (61.90%) SQL Server
6 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (42.86%) Visual Studio
8 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
8 16 (38.10%) SQL
9 15 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 13 (30.95%) HTML
10 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
11 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (23.81%) Entity Framework
12 10 (23.81%) REST
12 10 (23.81%) CSS
12 10 (23.81%) Web Services
13 9 (21.43%) Finance
13 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
13 9 (21.43%) JSON
14 8 (19.05%) Node.js
14 8 (19.05%) NuGet
14 8 (19.05%) SOAP
15 7 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
15 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
16 6 (14.29%) Microservices
16 6 (14.29%) HTML5
17 5 (11.90%) jQuery

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 2 (4.76%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
2 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (19.05%) NuGet
3 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.38%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (61.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) Flink
4 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 15 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (21.43%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.14%) NUnit
4 3 (7.14%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.76%) Maven
6 1 (2.38%) Moq
6 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Developer
2 21 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (26.19%) C# Developer
4 8 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Architect
6 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Azure Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Azure Developer
7 2 (4.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Software Development Team Leader
7 2 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 27 (64.29%) ASP.NET
4 13 (30.95%) HTML
5 11 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (23.81%) CSS
6 10 (23.81%) Entity Framework
6 10 (23.81%) REST
6 10 (23.81%) Web Services
7 9 (21.43%) JSON
8 8 (19.05%) Node.js
8 8 (19.05%) SOAP
9 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 6 (14.29%) HTML5
11 5 (11.90%) .NET Core
11 5 (11.90%) CSS3
11 5 (11.90%) jQuery
11 5 (11.90%) Spring
12 3 (7.14%) WCF
13 2 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
1 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
1 1 (2.38%) e-Learning
1 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) MVC
2 23 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 6 (14.29%) Microservices
5 5 (11.90%) Coaching
5 5 (11.90%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.90%) SDLC
6 4 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.52%) TDD
6 4 (9.52%) Web Development
7 3 (7.14%) API Development
7 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.14%) Scrum
8 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
8 2 (4.76%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (4.76%) Unit Testing
9 1 (2.38%) Business Transformation
9 1 (2.38%) Investment Management
9 1 (2.38%) Test Automation
9 1 (2.38%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (90.48%) C#
2 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
2 16 (38.10%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.76%) Java
5 1 (2.38%) Delphi
5 1 (2.38%) Python
5 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.38%) TypeScript
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Ansible
1 2 (4.76%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Hyland
3 1 (2.38%) RedGate
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) Sybase