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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 155 158 213
Rank change year-on-year +3 +55  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 102 110 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.30% 1.19% 0.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.87% 4.99% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 85 44
Median daily rate £400 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.51% -12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £325 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £425 £446
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +7.14% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £60.62 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £60.62 -
% change year-on-year -39.78% -  

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 2096 2203 2357
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 26.75% 23.75% 23.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1259 1479 1369
Median daily rate £400 £357 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.94% +2.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 51 52
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.15% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £60.62 £42.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +6.57% +5.55%  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 28 March 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 28 March 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
Surrey +18 24 £413 -0.90% 6
Buckinghamshire +7 19 £400 +14.28% 5
Hampshire +20 17 £400 +23.07% 10
Kent -10 15 £393 +16.29% 3
East Sussex +2 10 £313 -6.71% 2
Berkshire +25 8 £433 +4.21% 11
West Sussex +2 6 £375 +13.20% 7
Oxfordshire - 2 £400 - 11
ASP.NET Web API
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 179 (96.24%) .NET
2 158 (84.95%) C#
3 122 (65.59%) MVC
4 109 (58.60%) ASP.NET
5 100 (53.76%) SQL Server
6 99 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
7 97 (52.15%) JavaScript
8 80 (43.01%) CSS
9 77 (41.40%) SQL
10 76 (40.86%) AngularJS
11 73 (39.25%) .NET Framework
12 71 (38.17%) TDD
13 69 (37.10%) HTML
14 63 (33.87%) ASP.NET MVC
15 60 (32.26%) WCF
15 60 (32.26%) Microsoft
16 51 (27.42%) Team Foundation Server
17 50 (26.88%) Entity Framework
18 46 (24.73%) jQuery
19 43 (23.12%) Git (software)
19 43 (23.12%) Web Services
20 42 (22.58%) REST
21 38 (20.43%) Microsoft Azure
22 35 (18.82%) Oracle
23 32 (17.20%) BDD
23 32 (17.20%) Continuous Integration
24 31 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
24 31 (16.67%) React
25 30 (16.13%) Unit Testing
26 28 (15.05%) T-SQL

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 13 (6.99%) IIS
2 11 (5.91%) CMS
3 9 (4.84%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.30%) NServiceBus
5 6 (3.23%) Umbraco
6 5 (2.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.08%) EPiServer
Applications
1 6 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (20.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (5.38%) PaaS
2 10 (5.38%) SaaS
3 5 (2.69%) IaaS
4 2 (1.08%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.54%) Asana
5 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.08%) DNS
1 2 (1.08%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.54%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (53.76%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.53%) NoSQL
2 14 (7.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (5.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (4.84%) Azure SQL Database
5 7 (3.76%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.76%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (3.23%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.15%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.15%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.08%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.08%) Redis
11 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.54%) Event Store
11 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.54%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 51 (27.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 43 (23.12%) Git (software)
3 31 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
4 28 (15.05%) Visual Studio
5 21 (11.29%) Moq
6 20 (10.75%) Visual Studio Team System
7 18 (9.68%) NUnit
8 17 (9.14%) TeamCity
9 16 (8.60%) MSBuild
9 16 (8.60%) ReSharper
10 12 (6.45%) Grunt
10 12 (6.45%) NuGet
11 10 (5.38%) Bower
12 8 (4.30%) JSUnit
12 8 (4.30%) SpecFlow
13 6 (3.23%) GoCD
13 6 (3.23%) Selenium
14 5 (2.69%) MSTest
14 5 (2.69%) webpack
15 3 (1.61%) JMeter
General
1 27 (14.52%) Finance
2 8 (4.30%) Publishing
3 5 (2.69%) Automotive
4 4 (2.15%) German Language
4 4 (2.15%) Marketing
4 4 (2.15%) Retail
5 3 (1.61%) Advertising
6 2 (1.08%) Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Electronics
7 1 (0.54%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 174 (93.55%) Developer
2 124 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 73 (39.25%) C# Developer
4 61 (32.80%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (10.75%) ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (10.75%) Full Stack Developer
6 19 (10.22%) Microsoft Developer
7 16 (8.60%) Angular Developer
7 16 (8.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 15 (8.06%) CRM Developer
8 15 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 15 (8.06%) SQL Developer
8 15 (8.06%) WinForms Developer
8 15 (8.06%) WPF Developer
9 14 (7.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (6.99%) Oracle Developer
10 13 (6.99%) Web Developer
11 12 (6.45%) Senior Developer
12 11 (5.91%) JavaScript Developer
13 10 (5.38%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (96.24%) .NET
2 109 (58.60%) ASP.NET
3 80 (43.01%) CSS
4 76 (40.86%) AngularJS
5 73 (39.25%) .NET Framework
6 69 (37.10%) HTML
7 63 (33.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 60 (32.26%) WCF
9 50 (26.88%) Entity Framework
10 46 (24.73%) jQuery
11 43 (23.12%) Web Services
12 42 (22.58%) REST
13 31 (16.67%) React
14 25 (13.44%) HTML5
14 25 (13.44%) LINQ
15 24 (12.90%) XML
16 21 (11.29%) WPF
17 20 (10.75%) KnockoutJS
17 20 (10.75%) RESTful
18 19 (10.22%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.06%) Client/Server
2 7 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.69%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.61%) User Experience
5 2 (1.08%) Digital Media
5 2 (1.08%) Fintech
5 2 (1.08%) iPad
5 2 (1.08%) iPhone
5 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.08%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.54%) PKI
6 1 (0.54%) Social Media
6 1 (0.54%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.45%) Windows
2 5 (2.69%) Android
2 5 (2.69%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (65.59%) MVC
2 99 (53.23%) Agile Software Development
3 71 (38.17%) TDD
4 32 (17.20%) BDD
4 32 (17.20%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (16.13%) Unit Testing
6 27 (14.52%) Web Development
7 23 (12.37%) SOLID
8 22 (11.83%) Scrum
8 22 (11.83%) SOA
9 18 (9.68%) Kanban
10 15 (8.06%) CRM
10 15 (8.06%) DevOps
10 15 (8.06%) MVVM
10 15 (8.06%) Prototyping
11 14 (7.53%) Domain-Driven Design
12 12 (6.45%) Front End Development
13 8 (4.30%) E-Commerce
13 8 (4.30%) SDLC
13 8 (4.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 158 (84.95%) C#
2 97 (52.15%) JavaScript
3 77 (41.40%) SQL
4 28 (15.05%) T-SQL
5 21 (11.29%) VB.NET
6 16 (8.60%) TypeScript
7 9 (4.84%) VB
8 8 (4.30%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.23%) F#
10 5 (2.69%) ES6
11 4 (2.15%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.08%) XAML
13 1 (0.54%) C
13 1 (0.54%) C++
13 1 (0.54%) Java
13 1 (0.54%) Ruby
13 1 (0.54%) VB6
13 1 (0.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (10.75%) SC Cleared
1 20 (10.75%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.91%) DV Cleared
3 4 (2.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) Kibana
1 1 (0.54%) logstash
1 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 35 (18.82%) Oracle
3 6 (3.23%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.15%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.08%) Adobe
5 2 (1.08%) DevExpress
5 2 (1.08%) Google
6 1 (0.54%) Avaya
6 1 (0.54%) Genesys
6 1 (0.54%) Mercator
6 1 (0.54%) SAP
6 1 (0.54%) Sony
6 1 (0.54%) Telerik
Surrey
onezeero.
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 7 days ago