Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 116 136 192
Rank change year-on-year +20 +56 +48
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 344 298 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.19% 1.82% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.76% 6.40% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 268 108
South East median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% -
10th Percentile £303 £313 £313
90th Percentile £538 £438 £466
England median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £21.50 - -
England 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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 5,092 4,655 4,214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.35% 28.45% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,272 2,905 2,518
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £315 £305 £281
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £495 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +4.21% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 79 104
South East median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.44% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26.65 £21.33 £18.30
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £41.52 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.79% - +6.67%

ASP.NET Web API
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET Web API in the South East

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET Web API in the South East

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API in the South East over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ASP.NET Web API in the South East

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET Web API in the South East

ASP.NET Web API
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East 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
Thames Valley +63 100 £463 +25.00% 45
Hampshire +35 83 £413 +17.86% 33
Berkshire +39 60 £525 +40.00% 17
Kent -8 47 £406 +19.49% 18
Surrey -15 41 £425 +5.92% 28
East Sussex -5 35 £375 +10.29% 11
West Sussex +7 28 £366 +6.93% 5
Buckinghamshire +25 27 £425 +17.24% 13
Oxfordshire +30 14 £425 +14.86% 15
Middlesex +17 6 £325 -7.14%
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
ASP.NET Web API
England

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 South East region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 337 (97.97%) .NET
2 307 (89.24%) C#
3 223 (64.83%) ASP.NET
4 214 (62.21%) MVC
5 185 (53.78%) Agile Software Development
6 182 (52.91%) JavaScript
7 168 (48.84%) SQL Server
8 158 (45.93%) .NET Framework
9 152 (44.19%) AngularJS
10 139 (40.41%) CSS
11 123 (35.76%) Microsoft Azure
12 122 (35.47%) ASP.NET MVC
13 120 (34.88%) HTML
13 120 (34.88%) TDD
14 119 (34.59%) SQL
14 119 (34.59%) Entity Framework
15 100 (29.07%) .NET Core
16 87 (25.29%) Microsoft
17 74 (21.51%) Scrum
18 70 (20.35%) jQuery
19 69 (20.06%) Git (software)
20 68 (19.77%) Angular 2
21 63 (18.31%) WCF
22 58 (16.86%) Finance
23 57 (16.57%) Web Services
24 55 (15.99%) OO
25 51 (14.83%) Continuous Integration
26 49 (14.24%) Visual Studio
27 48 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
28 44 (12.79%) BDD

ASP.NET Web API
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 35 (10.17%) CMS
2 13 (3.78%) Sitecore CMS
3 12 (3.49%) IIS
4 11 (3.20%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (2.62%) Apache Solr
5 9 (2.62%) Confluence
6 8 (2.33%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.45%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.16%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.87%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.58%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.29%) nginx
11 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
1 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 123 (35.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (11.05%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.33%) Serverless
4 7 (2.03%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (1.16%) BrowserStack
5 4 (1.16%) PaaS
6 3 (0.87%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.87%) Azure Data Factory
6 3 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.29%) Amazon ELB
7 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.29%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.29%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.29%) Google Play
7 1 (0.29%) npm
7 1 (0.29%) Office 365
7 1 (0.29%) SaaS
7 1 (0.29%) Trello
7 1 (0.29%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.81%) HTTP
2 6 (1.74%) DNS
3 4 (1.16%) IMAP
3 4 (1.16%) Internet
3 4 (1.16%) SMTP
4 3 (0.87%) VPN
5 1 (0.29%) Firewall
5 1 (0.29%) ICMP
5 1 (0.29%) Intranet
5 1 (0.29%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.29%) MQTT
5 1 (0.29%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.29%) Skype
5 1 (0.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (48.84%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.10%) NoSQL
3 17 (4.94%) Redis
4 15 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (3.78%) MongoDB
5 13 (3.78%) MySQL
5 13 (3.78%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (3.49%) Azure SQL Database
7 11 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (2.91%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (2.62%) Neo4j
10 8 (2.33%) Amazon Aurora
10 8 (2.33%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (2.03%) Cosmos DB
12 5 (1.45%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.16%) Big Data
13 4 (1.16%) SQL Server 2016
14 3 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.87%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 69 (20.06%) Git (software)
2 49 (14.24%) Visual Studio
3 48 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 38 (11.05%) Visual Studio Team System
5 37 (10.76%) TeamCity
6 17 (4.94%) Octopus Deploy
6 17 (4.94%) Selenium
7 15 (4.36%) WebDriver
8 14 (4.07%) JIRA
9 11 (3.20%) Subversion
10 6 (1.74%) MSTest
11 5 (1.45%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.45%) Jenkins
11 5 (1.45%) Moq
11 5 (1.45%) ReSharper
12 4 (1.16%) InstallShield
12 4 (1.16%) NUnit
13 3 (0.87%) JMeter
14 2 (0.58%) Bitbucket
14 2 (0.58%) Protractor
General
1 58 (16.86%) Finance
2 10 (2.91%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.45%) Retail
4 3 (0.87%) Automotive
4 3 (0.87%) Banking
5 1 (0.29%) Advertising
5 1 (0.29%) Back Office
5 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.29%) Legal
5 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 290 (84.30%) Developer
2 216 (62.79%) .NET Developer
3 109 (31.69%) C# Developer
4 79 (22.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 43 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 42 (12.21%) ASP.NET Developer
7 37 (10.76%) Senior Developer
8 32 (9.30%) Senior .NET Developer
9 30 (8.72%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 29 (8.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 24 (6.98%) SQL Developer
12 20 (5.81%) Angular Developer
12 20 (5.81%) Architect
13 19 (5.52%) Software Developer
14 16 (4.65%) Azure Developer
15 13 (3.78%) Software Engineer
16 11 (3.20%) Senior C# Developer
17 10 (2.91%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
17 10 (2.91%) Senior C# .NET Developer
17 10 (2.91%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 337 (97.97%) .NET
2 223 (64.83%) ASP.NET
3 158 (45.93%) .NET Framework
4 152 (44.19%) AngularJS
5 139 (40.41%) CSS
6 122 (35.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 120 (34.88%) HTML
8 119 (34.59%) Entity Framework
9 100 (29.07%) .NET Core
10 70 (20.35%) jQuery
11 68 (19.77%) Angular 2
12 63 (18.31%) WCF
13 57 (16.57%) Web Services
14 41 (11.92%) RESTful
15 40 (11.63%) HTML5
16 37 (10.76%) REST
17 29 (8.43%) Node.js
18 26 (7.56%) JSON
19 25 (7.27%) CSS3
19 25 (7.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.01%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (5.52%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (4.36%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (2.33%) N-Tier
5 7 (2.03%) Fintech
5 7 (2.03%) iPad
6 5 (1.45%) User Experience
7 4 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (0.87%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (0.87%) W3C
9 2 (0.58%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.58%) NHS
10 1 (0.29%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.29%) Equities
10 1 (0.29%) iPhone
10 1 (0.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.81%) Windows
2 7 (2.03%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.58%) Android
4 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.29%) Linux
4 1 (0.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 214 (62.21%) MVC
2 185 (53.78%) Agile Software Development
3 120 (34.88%) TDD
4 74 (21.51%) Scrum
5 55 (15.99%) OO
6 51 (14.83%) Continuous Integration
7 44 (12.79%) BDD
8 40 (11.63%) Test Automation
9 38 (11.05%) Microservices
10 36 (10.47%) API Development
11 32 (9.30%) Unit Testing
12 31 (9.01%) E-Commerce
12 31 (9.01%) SOLID
12 31 (9.01%) Web Development
13 30 (8.72%) OOP
14 26 (7.56%) Problem-Solving
15 25 (7.27%) DevOps
15 25 (7.27%) SOA
16 21 (6.10%) Software Engineering
17 15 (4.36%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 307 (89.24%) C#
2 182 (52.91%) JavaScript
3 119 (34.59%) SQL
4 33 (9.59%) T-SQL
5 19 (5.52%) TypeScript
6 7 (2.03%) PL/SQL
7 6 (1.74%) F#
7 6 (1.74%) PowerShell
8 3 (0.87%) Java
9 2 (0.58%) Python
10 1 (0.29%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.29%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.29%) C
10 1 (0.29%) Korn
10 1 (0.29%) VB
10 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.29%) VB6
10 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (4.07%) Degree
2 10 (2.91%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.62%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.58%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.74%) QA
2 5 (1.45%) PMO
3 1 (0.29%) HL7
System Software
1 28 (8.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (5.23%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.16%) Ansible
2 4 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.16%) Puppet
3 3 (0.87%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.29%) Grafana
4 1 (0.29%) Packer
4 1 (0.29%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 87 (25.29%) Microsoft
2 21 (6.10%) Sitecore
3 10 (2.91%) Oracle
4 9 (2.62%) Atlassian
5 5 (1.45%) Rackspace
6 4 (1.16%) Google
6 4 (1.16%) Telerik
7 3 (0.87%) Automation Anywhere
7 3 (0.87%) Tableau
7 3 (0.87%) UiPath
8 1 (0.29%) Apple
8 1 (0.29%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.29%) GoCardless
8 1 (0.29%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.29%) Sage
8 1 (0.29%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.29%) SendGrid
8 1 (0.29%) Xamarin