Period
to 20 November 2018

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 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 139 212
Rank change year-on-year +40 +73 +49
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 413 278 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.48% 1.66% 1.07%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.43% 5.98% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 246 104
South East median daily rate £400 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -4.11% -
10th Percentile £306 £313 £300
90th Percentile £525 £438 £475
England median daily rate £450 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
South East median hourly rate £21.50 - £45.00
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% +4.17% -40.00%

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 5,559 4,649 4,542
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 33.38% 27.80% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,629 2,879 2,762
South East median daily rate £440 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.23%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 90 133
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%
10th Percentile £25.00 £14.78 £12.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £54.50
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +3.75% +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 November 2018.

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 November 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
Thames Valley +67 110 £425 +14.86% 57
Hampshire +29 99 £389 +12.68% 30
Berkshire +46 70 £450 +20.00% 19
Kent -1 69 £400 +14.29% 27
Surrey -15 58 £425 +5.59% 23
East Sussex 0 36 £375 +10.29% 13
West Sussex +16 31 £388 +13.14% 14
Buckinghamshire +34 28 £420 +15.86% 21
Oxfordshire +18 13 £475 +18.75% 17
Middlesex - 6 £325 -
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
ASP.NET Web API
England

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

1 406 (98.31%) .NET
2 379 (91.77%) C#
3 250 (60.53%) ASP.NET
4 246 (59.56%) Agile Software Development
5 228 (55.21%) MVC
6 196 (47.46%) JavaScript
7 195 (47.22%) .NET Framework
8 186 (45.04%) SQL Server
9 183 (44.31%) SQL
10 175 (42.37%) AngularJS
11 158 (38.26%) TDD
12 155 (37.53%) Microsoft Azure
13 149 (36.08%) Entity Framework
14 145 (35.11%) CSS
15 144 (34.87%) HTML
16 143 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
17 109 (26.39%) Microsoft
18 106 (25.67%) .NET Core
19 105 (25.42%) Scrum
20 84 (20.34%) jQuery
21 80 (19.37%) Angular 2
22 77 (18.64%) Web Services
23 73 (17.68%) WCF
24 67 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
25 62 (15.01%) Finance
26 57 (13.80%) Visual Studio
27 56 (13.56%) OO
27 56 (13.56%) Git (software)
28 54 (13.08%) Microservices
29 53 (12.83%) CMS

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 53 (12.83%) CMS
2 27 (6.54%) Sitecore CMS
3 20 (4.84%) Elasticsearch
4 17 (4.12%) Apache Solr
4 17 (4.12%) IIS
5 14 (3.39%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.94%) Confluence
7 7 (1.69%) Umbraco
8 6 (1.45%) EPiServer
9 4 (0.97%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.97%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.73%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.73%) NServiceBus
10 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.48%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.24%) nginx
12 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 155 (37.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (11.14%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.94%) Office 365
3 8 (1.94%) Serverless
4 6 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (1.21%) PaaS
6 4 (0.97%) BrowserStack
7 3 (0.73%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.73%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.73%) SaaS
8 2 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.48%) Azure Functions
8 2 (0.48%) GitHub
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudTrail
9 1 (0.24%) Trello
9 1 (0.24%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 28 (6.78%) HTTP
2 12 (2.91%) DNS
3 10 (2.42%) IMAP
3 10 (2.42%) Internet
3 10 (2.42%) SMTP
4 1 (0.24%) Firewall
4 1 (0.24%) ICMP
4 1 (0.24%) Intranet
4 1 (0.24%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.24%) MQTT
4 1 (0.24%) Skype
4 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (45.04%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.99%) NoSQL
3 27 (6.54%) Redis
4 23 (5.57%) MongoDB
4 23 (5.57%) Relational Database
5 19 (4.60%) Apache Cassandra
6 18 (4.36%) Neo4j
7 17 (4.12%) Azure SQL Database
8 14 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (2.91%) MySQL
9 12 (2.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (2.42%) RDBMS
11 8 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
12 7 (1.69%) Amazon Aurora
12 7 (1.69%) Big Data
13 6 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.97%) Cosmos DB
15 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 67 (16.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 57 (13.80%) Visual Studio
3 56 (13.56%) Git (software)
4 41 (9.93%) TeamCity
5 30 (7.26%) Visual Studio Team System
6 23 (5.57%) Selenium
7 20 (4.84%) Octopus Deploy
8 14 (3.39%) WebDriver
9 12 (2.91%) JIRA
10 11 (2.66%) Subversion
11 9 (2.18%) InstallShield
12 8 (1.94%) ReSharper
13 7 (1.69%) MSTest
14 6 (1.45%) Cucumber
14 6 (1.45%) NUnit
15 5 (1.21%) Moq
16 4 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 3 (0.73%) JMeter
18 2 (0.48%) Protractor
19 1 (0.24%) AppVeyor
General
1 62 (15.01%) Finance
2 7 (1.69%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.21%) Retail
4 4 (0.97%) Back Office
4 4 (0.97%) Marketing
5 2 (0.48%) Advertising
5 2 (0.48%) Banking
5 2 (0.48%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 366 (88.62%) Developer
2 281 (68.04%) .NET Developer
3 125 (30.27%) C# Developer
4 105 (25.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 61 (14.77%) ASP.NET Developer
6 52 (12.59%) Full Stack Developer
7 44 (10.65%) Senior Developer
8 42 (10.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 42 (10.17%) Senior .NET Developer
9 34 (8.23%) SQL Developer
10 31 (7.51%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 28 (6.78%) Angular Developer
12 25 (6.05%) Software Developer
13 15 (3.63%) Architect
14 14 (3.39%) Software Engineer
15 12 (2.91%) Agile .NET Developer
15 12 (2.91%) Agile C# Developer
15 12 (2.91%) Agile Developer
16 11 (2.66%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 11 (2.66%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 406 (98.31%) .NET
2 250 (60.53%) ASP.NET
3 195 (47.22%) .NET Framework
4 175 (42.37%) AngularJS
5 149 (36.08%) Entity Framework
6 145 (35.11%) CSS
7 144 (34.87%) HTML
8 143 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 106 (25.67%) .NET Core
10 84 (20.34%) jQuery
11 80 (19.37%) Angular 2
12 77 (18.64%) Web Services
13 73 (17.68%) WCF
14 48 (11.62%) XML
15 45 (10.90%) RESTful
16 44 (10.65%) REST
17 41 (9.93%) HTML5
18 34 (8.23%) ASP.NET Core
18 34 (8.23%) JSON
19 33 (7.99%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.62%) Greenfield Project
2 20 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (4.60%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (2.66%) Fintech
4 11 (2.66%) N-Tier
5 8 (1.94%) W3C
6 6 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (1.45%) iPad
7 5 (1.21%) User Experience
8 4 (0.97%) Algorithms
8 4 (0.97%) Computer Science
8 4 (0.97%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (0.97%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.97%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.48%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.48%) NHS
10 1 (0.24%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.24%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.24%) iPhone
10 1 (0.24%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (8.96%) Windows
2 9 (2.18%) Windows Server
3 4 (0.97%) Linux
4 3 (0.73%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.24%) Android
5 1 (0.24%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (59.56%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (55.21%) MVC
3 158 (38.26%) TDD
4 105 (25.42%) Scrum
5 56 (13.56%) OO
6 54 (13.08%) Microservices
7 50 (12.11%) API Development
7 50 (12.11%) E-Commerce
8 49 (11.86%) Test Automation
9 47 (11.38%) BDD
9 47 (11.38%) Web Development
10 43 (10.41%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (8.72%) DevOps
12 35 (8.47%) Unit Testing
13 34 (8.23%) SOLID
14 32 (7.75%) SOA
15 31 (7.51%) Problem-Solving
16 27 (6.54%) Software Engineering
17 22 (5.33%) Multithreading
18 20 (4.84%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 379 (91.77%) C#
2 196 (47.46%) JavaScript
3 183 (44.31%) SQL
4 32 (7.75%) TypeScript
5 31 (7.51%) T-SQL
6 11 (2.66%) PowerShell
7 8 (1.94%) PL/SQL
8 4 (0.97%) Java
9 3 (0.73%) VB
9 3 (0.73%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.48%) F#
10 2 (0.48%) Python
10 2 (0.48%) VB6
11 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.24%) C
11 1 (0.24%) Korn
11 1 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (3.87%) Degree
2 9 (2.18%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.94%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.73%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.24%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.18%) QA
2 5 (1.21%) PMO
3 4 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 26 (6.30%) Docker
2 5 (1.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (5.08%) Kubernetes
2 4 (0.97%) Ansible
2 4 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.97%) Puppet
3 3 (0.73%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.24%) Grafana
4 1 (0.24%) Packer
4 1 (0.24%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 109 (26.39%) Microsoft
2 33 (7.99%) Sitecore
3 19 (4.60%) Oracle
4 14 (3.39%) Rackspace
5 9 (2.18%) Atlassian
6 4 (0.97%) Anite
6 4 (0.97%) Telerik
7 3 (0.73%) Automation Anywhere
7 3 (0.73%) Google
7 3 (0.73%) Tableau
7 3 (0.73%) UiPath
7 3 (0.73%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.48%) Sybase
9 1 (0.24%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.24%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.24%) Sage
9 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.24%) SendGrid