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 3 months to 29 June 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
England / South East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 174 187
Rank change year-on-year +24 +13  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 99 90 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.28% 1.01% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.70% 3.78% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 43 52
Median daily rate £345 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.42% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £231 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £481 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £350 £335
% change year-on-year -1.42% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £40.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 - £37.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £24.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +40.62% -49.47%  

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 the South East with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 2107 2379 2407
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 27.29% 26.70% 25.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5871 5543 5677
Median daily rate £403 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £281 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 192 68
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.38 £12.25 £15.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.75 £57.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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 3 months to 29 June 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
Hampshire +29 37 £325 -10.34% 23
Surrey -1 17 £365 +4.28% 18
Kent +9 13 £345 -8.00% 3
East Sussex -3 10 £334 -11.00% 5
Berkshire +18 6 £376 -18.64% 3
West Sussex +12 6 £406 +1.56% 8
Oxfordshire -4 5 £325 -40.90% 9
Buckinghamshire -22 5 £375 +15.38% 7
ASP.NET Web API
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 South East region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 203 (99.51%) .NET
2 186 (91.18%) C#
3 148 (72.55%) MVC
4 130 (63.73%) ASP.NET
5 119 (58.33%) SQL Server
6 115 (56.37%) JavaScript
7 113 (55.39%) Agile Software Development
8 103 (50.49%) SQL
9 99 (48.53%) CSS
10 92 (45.10%) HTML
11 84 (41.18%) .NET Framework
12 83 (40.69%) TDD
13 82 (40.20%) ASP.NET MVC
14 79 (38.73%) WCF
15 76 (37.25%) AngularJS
16 69 (33.82%) Microsoft
17 60 (29.41%) REST
18 58 (28.43%) Web Services
19 55 (26.96%) Team Foundation Server
20 54 (26.47%) Entity Framework
21 52 (25.49%) jQuery
22 51 (25.00%) Git (software)
23 50 (24.51%) Microsoft Azure
24 42 (20.59%) Unit Testing
25 41 (20.10%) Visual Studio
26 39 (19.12%) LINQ
27 34 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
27 34 (16.67%) XML
28 33 (16.18%) T-SQL
28 33 (16.18%) Finance

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 22 (10.78%) CMS
1 22 (10.78%) IIS
2 15 (7.35%) NServiceBus
3 7 (3.43%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.43%) Umbraco
4 6 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (2.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.96%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.98%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (0.98%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (6.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (24.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (6.37%) SaaS
4 10 (4.90%) PaaS
5 9 (4.41%) IaaS
6 3 (1.47%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.98%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.49%) GitHub
8 1 (0.49%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.45%) DNS
2 3 (1.47%) IMAP
2 3 (1.47%) Internet
2 3 (1.47%) SMTP
3 2 (0.98%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.49%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (7.84%) Relational Database
4 13 (6.37%) SQL Server 2014
5 12 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
6 11 (5.39%) Azure SQL Database
7 9 (4.41%) NoSQL
7 9 (4.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (3.92%) RDBMS
8 8 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (3.43%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.96%) GIS
10 4 (1.96%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.47%) Redis
12 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.49%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.49%) Event Store
12 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 55 (26.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 51 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 41 (20.10%) Visual Studio
4 25 (12.25%) Moq
5 24 (11.76%) ReSharper
6 22 (10.78%) Octopus Deploy
7 20 (9.80%) Visual Studio Team System
8 18 (8.82%) NUnit
9 15 (7.35%) MSBuild
9 15 (7.35%) TeamCity
10 14 (6.86%) JSUnit
11 11 (5.39%) SpecFlow
12 10 (4.90%) Selenium
13 9 (4.41%) MSTest
13 9 (4.41%) webpack
14 6 (2.94%) GoCD
15 5 (2.45%) PostCSS
16 4 (1.96%) NuGet
17 3 (1.47%) JMeter
17 3 (1.47%) LoadRunner
General
1 33 (16.18%) Finance
2 4 (1.96%) Automotive
2 4 (1.96%) Banking
2 4 (1.96%) Marketing
2 4 (1.96%) Publishing
3 3 (1.47%) German Language
3 3 (1.47%) Retail
4 2 (0.98%) Advertising
4 2 (0.98%) Back Office
5 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.49%) Electronics
5 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 191 (93.63%) Developer
2 153 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 91 (44.61%) C# Developer
4 82 (40.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (14.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 28 (13.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 22 (10.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (8.33%) SQL Developer
9 16 (7.84%) WPF Developer
10 15 (7.35%) Full Stack Developer
10 15 (7.35%) WinForms Developer
11 14 (6.86%) CRM Developer
11 14 (6.86%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 14 (6.86%) Microsoft Developer
12 13 (6.37%) Oracle Developer
13 12 (5.88%) Angular Developer
13 12 (5.88%) WCF Developer
14 9 (4.41%) Senior Developer
15 8 (3.92%) Software Developer
16 7 (3.43%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (99.51%) .NET
2 130 (63.73%) ASP.NET
3 99 (48.53%) CSS
4 92 (45.10%) HTML
5 84 (41.18%) .NET Framework
6 82 (40.20%) ASP.NET MVC
7 79 (38.73%) WCF
8 76 (37.25%) AngularJS
9 60 (29.41%) REST
10 58 (28.43%) Web Services
11 54 (26.47%) Entity Framework
12 52 (25.49%) jQuery
13 39 (19.12%) LINQ
14 34 (16.67%) XML
15 25 (12.25%) Ajax
16 23 (11.27%) HTML5
16 23 (11.27%) WPF
17 22 (10.78%) ADO.NET
18 19 (9.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 18 (8.82%) React
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (7.35%) Client/Server
3 9 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.41%) N-Tier
3 9 (4.41%) User Experience
4 5 (2.45%) W3C
5 3 (1.47%) Algorithms
6 2 (0.98%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.98%) Fintech
6 2 (0.98%) iPad
6 2 (0.98%) iPhone
6 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.49%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (0.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (10.78%) Windows
2 9 (4.41%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.98%) Android
3 2 (0.98%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.49%) AIX
4 1 (0.49%) Linux
4 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.49%) Solaris
4 1 (0.49%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (72.55%) MVC
2 113 (55.39%) Agile Software Development
3 83 (40.69%) TDD
4 42 (20.59%) Unit Testing
5 34 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 31 (15.20%) Scrum
7 27 (13.24%) SOLID
8 25 (12.25%) SOA
9 24 (11.76%) Web Development
10 22 (10.78%) BDD
11 21 (10.29%) DevOps
11 21 (10.29%) Domain-Driven Design
11 21 (10.29%) Prototyping
12 20 (9.80%) MVVM
12 20 (9.80%) SDLC
13 16 (7.84%) CRM
13 16 (7.84%) OWASP
14 14 (6.86%) Test Automation
15 12 (5.88%) E-Commerce
15 12 (5.88%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 186 (91.18%) C#
2 115 (56.37%) JavaScript
3 103 (50.49%) SQL
4 33 (16.18%) T-SQL
5 29 (14.22%) TypeScript
6 25 (12.25%) VB.NET
7 13 (6.37%) PowerShell
8 10 (4.90%) F#
9 9 (4.41%) ES6
10 8 (3.92%) VB
11 3 (1.47%) ECMAScript
11 3 (1.47%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.49%) C
12 1 (0.49%) C++
12 1 (0.49%) Clojure
12 1 (0.49%) Java
12 1 (0.49%) PHP
12 1 (0.49%) Python
12 1 (0.49%) Ruby
12 1 (0.49%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (9.80%) SC Cleared
1 20 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.41%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.49%) Ansible
1 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.49%) Puppet
1 1 (0.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 69 (33.82%) Microsoft
2 27 (13.24%) Oracle
3 6 (2.94%) Sitecore
4 5 (2.45%) Telerik
5 4 (1.96%) ESRI
6 2 (0.98%) Adobe
6 2 (0.98%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.98%) Google
7 1 (0.49%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.49%) Mercator
7 1 (0.49%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.49%) SAP
7 1 (0.49%) Sony
7 1 (0.49%) Xamarin
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
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Southampton
Spectrum IT
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £390 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago