Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 141 207 256
Rank change year-on-year +66 +49 +66
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 291 179 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.73% 1.08% 0.74%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.27% 4.01% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 107 98
South East median daily rate £350 £365 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.11% - +4.29%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £278
90th Percentile £438 £475 £434
England median daily rate £413 £375 £368
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +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 4642 4461 5139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.59% 26.80% 26.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2850 2699 3318
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £514
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 131 122
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.25 £14.46
90th Percentile £50.00 £55.00 £51.25
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Kent +27 94 £350 +7.69% 12
Surrey +15 60 £400 +5.96% 20
Thames Valley +15 56 £370 -1.33% 20
Hampshire +21 42 £345 -4.83% 24
East Sussex +1 30 £340 -6.21% 7
Buckinghamshire -19 24 £363 - 4
Berkshire +18 21 £375 -6.83% 11
Oxfordshire +19 11 £400 -27.27% 5
West Sussex -13 8 £343 -2.14% 8
Sussex -6 1 - - 2
ASP.NET Web API
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 290 (99.66%) .NET
2 271 (93.13%) C#
3 205 (70.45%) MVC
4 182 (62.54%) SQL Server
5 174 (59.79%) ASP.NET
6 146 (50.17%) Agile Software Development
7 144 (49.48%) TDD
8 122 (41.92%) Web Services
9 121 (41.58%) JavaScript
9 121 (41.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 114 (39.18%) HTML
11 113 (38.83%) CSS
12 112 (38.49%) SQL
13 109 (37.46%) WCF
14 100 (34.36%) .NET Framework
15 97 (33.33%) AngularJS
16 94 (32.30%) Microsoft
17 71 (24.40%) Team Foundation Server
18 66 (22.68%) Oracle
19 65 (22.34%) Microsoft Azure
20 62 (21.31%) Scrum
21 60 (20.62%) Entity Framework
22 58 (19.93%) Web Development
23 55 (18.90%) jQuery
23 55 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
24 53 (18.21%) Git (software)
25 48 (16.49%) SOLID
26 45 (15.46%) LINQ
26 45 (15.46%) Visual Studio
27 44 (15.12%) Windows

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 26 (8.93%) CMS
2 24 (8.25%) IIS
3 15 (5.15%) Sitecore CMS
4 12 (4.12%) SharePoint
5 10 (3.44%) NServiceBus
6 3 (1.03%) Confluence
7 2 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.69%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.69%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 10 (3.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 7 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 65 (22.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.75%) npm
4 7 (2.41%) AWS Lambda
4 7 (2.41%) SaaS
4 7 (2.41%) Serverless
5 6 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (2.06%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (2.06%) IaaS
5 6 (2.06%) PaaS
6 5 (1.72%) Firebase
7 4 (1.37%) Yarn
8 2 (0.69%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.69%) Office 365
9 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.37%) Internet
2 3 (1.03%) DNS
2 3 (1.03%) IMAP
2 3 (1.03%) SMTP
3 1 (0.34%) FTP
3 1 (0.34%) LDAP
3 1 (0.34%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (62.54%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 20 (6.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (5.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 16 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (3.78%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.41%) Azure SQL Database
8 6 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (2.06%) Redis
9 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.37%) GIS
10 4 (1.37%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (1.37%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.69%) DB2
12 1 (0.34%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 71 (24.40%) Team Foundation Server
2 53 (18.21%) Git (software)
3 45 (15.46%) Visual Studio
4 40 (13.75%) NUnit
5 27 (9.28%) Moq
5 27 (9.28%) ReSharper
6 22 (7.56%) SpecFlow
7 17 (5.84%) Visual Studio Team System
8 15 (5.15%) MSBuild
8 15 (5.15%) Selenium
9 12 (4.12%) NuGet
10 8 (2.75%) TeamCity
11 7 (2.41%) Bower
12 6 (2.06%) gulp
12 6 (2.06%) JSUnit
12 6 (2.06%) MSTest
13 5 (1.72%) Grunt
13 5 (1.72%) PostCSS
13 5 (1.72%) Subversion
13 5 (1.72%) webpack
General
1 25 (8.59%) Finance
2 9 (3.09%) Advertising
3 6 (2.06%) Legal
3 6 (2.06%) Marketing
4 4 (1.37%) Banking
4 4 (1.37%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.69%) Games
5 2 (0.69%) Publishing
5 2 (0.69%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.34%) Automotive
6 1 (0.34%) Back Office
6 1 (0.34%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 274 (94.16%) Developer
2 234 (80.41%) .NET Developer
3 144 (49.48%) C# Developer
4 126 (43.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 39 (13.40%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 37 (12.71%) SQL Developer
7 33 (11.34%) Full Stack Developer
8 24 (8.25%) ASP.NET Developer
8 24 (8.25%) SQL Server Developer
9 22 (7.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (7.22%) Agile .NET Developer
10 21 (7.22%) Agile Developer
11 19 (6.53%) Agile C# Developer
12 17 (5.84%) Senior .NET Developer
12 17 (5.84%) Senior Developer
13 16 (5.50%) Web Developer
14 15 (5.15%) .NET Web Developer
14 15 (5.15%) WCF Developer
15 13 (4.47%) C# WCF Developer
16 12 (4.12%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 290 (99.66%) .NET
2 174 (59.79%) ASP.NET
3 122 (41.92%) Web Services
4 121 (41.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 114 (39.18%) HTML
6 113 (38.83%) CSS
7 109 (37.46%) WCF
8 100 (34.36%) .NET Framework
9 97 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 60 (20.62%) Entity Framework
11 55 (18.90%) jQuery
12 45 (15.46%) LINQ
13 39 (13.40%) REST
14 37 (12.71%) KnockoutJS
15 36 (12.37%) XML
16 32 (11.00%) HTML5
17 30 (10.31%) RESTful
18 26 (8.93%) .NET Core
19 23 (7.90%) Backbone.js
20 22 (7.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.43%) N-Tier
2 24 (8.25%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (3.78%) Client/Server
4 9 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.09%) Mobile App
5 8 (2.75%) User Experience
6 6 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Cloud
7 3 (1.03%) W3C
8 2 (0.69%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.69%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.34%) Fintech
9 1 (0.34%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.34%) NHS
9 1 (0.34%) PKI
9 1 (0.34%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 44 (15.12%) Windows
2 23 (7.90%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.69%) Linux
4 1 (0.34%) AIX
4 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.34%) Solaris
4 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (70.45%) MVC
2 146 (50.17%) Agile Software Development
3 144 (49.48%) TDD
4 62 (21.31%) Scrum
5 58 (19.93%) Web Development
6 55 (18.90%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (16.49%) SOLID
8 43 (14.78%) Refactoring
9 37 (12.71%) MVVM
10 35 (12.03%) Unit Testing
11 34 (11.68%) Prototyping
12 31 (10.65%) Change Control
13 27 (9.28%) OWASP
14 26 (8.93%) API Development
14 26 (8.93%) BDD
14 26 (8.93%) SDLC
15 25 (8.59%) E-Commerce
16 24 (8.25%) Software Architecture
17 19 (6.53%) CRM
18 16 (5.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 271 (93.13%) C#
2 121 (41.58%) JavaScript
3 112 (38.49%) SQL
4 35 (12.03%) T-SQL
5 29 (9.97%) TypeScript
6 25 (8.59%) VB.NET
7 6 (2.06%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.72%) ES6
8 5 (1.72%) F#
9 4 (1.37%) C
9 4 (1.37%) CoffeeScript
10 3 (1.03%) ECMAScript
11 2 (0.69%) Java
12 1 (0.34%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.34%) PHP
12 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.34%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (2.41%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.06%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.03%) Degree
4 2 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.69%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (0.69%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) HL7
2 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.34%) PSD2
System Software
1 6 (2.06%) Docker
2 3 (1.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) Ansible
1 1 (0.34%) Terraform
Vendors
1 94 (32.30%) Microsoft
2 66 (22.68%) Oracle
3 18 (6.19%) Sitecore
4 10 (3.44%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.75%) Xamarin
6 6 (2.06%) Google
7 5 (1.72%) Apple
8 4 (1.37%) ESRI
8 4 (1.37%) Sybase
9 3 (1.03%) Telerik
10 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.34%) Capita
10 1 (0.34%) Ensighten
10 1 (0.34%) Red Hat