Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 9 December 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 66 72
Rank change year-on-year -18 +6 +3
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 18 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.25% 1.26% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.56% 4.76% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 15
South Wales median daily rate £365 £363 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.69% -23.68% -1.04%
10th Percentile £315 £339 £341
90th Percentile £435 £473 £525
Wales median daily rate £364 £363 £475
% change year-on-year +0.34% -23.68% -1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 506 252 294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 35.26% 26.53% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 182 215
South Wales median daily rate £416 £396 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.05% -6.76% +18.88%
10th Percentile £313 £250 £288
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
Wales median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +19.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
South Wales median hourly rate £24.00 £23.14 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.69% +7.63% +34.38%
Wales median hourly rate £24.50 £23.14 £21.50
% change year-on-year +5.88% +7.63% -14.85%

ASP.NET Web API
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET Web API in South Wales

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

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

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API in South Wales over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

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

ASP.NET Web API
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 9 December 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
Cardiff -19 12 £370 +3.86% 6
Newport - 1 £325 -
Caerphilly - 1 - -
ASP.NET Web API
Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) C#
3 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
4 13 (72.22%) MVC
5 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
6 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
7 9 (50.00%) TDD
7 9 (50.00%) .NET Framework
8 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
8 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
9 7 (38.89%) Scrum
9 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (38.89%) React
10 6 (33.33%) WCF
10 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
10 6 (33.33%) HTML
10 6 (33.33%) CSS
10 6 (33.33%) SQL
10 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
11 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (27.78%) jQuery
11 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (22.22%) REST
12 4 (22.22%) .NET Core
12 4 (22.22%) BDD
12 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
13 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
13 3 (16.67%) Finance

ASP.NET Web API
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (16.67%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (5.56%) Couchbase
5 1 (5.56%) GIS
5 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (16.67%) MbUnit
2 3 (16.67%) Mercurial
2 3 (16.67%) MSTest
2 3 (16.67%) NUnit
2 3 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Developer
2 13 (72.22%) .NET Developer
3 6 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 5 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Agile C# Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Developer
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (5.56%) Azure Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Azure Engineer
8 1 (5.56%) Azure Software Engineer
8 1 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 1 (5.56%) Linux Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
4 9 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (38.89%) React
6 6 (33.33%) CSS
6 6 (33.33%) HTML
6 6 (33.33%) WCF
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (27.78%) jQuery
8 4 (22.22%) .NET Core
8 4 (22.22%) REST
9 3 (16.67%) Web Services
10 2 (11.11%) CSS3
10 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
10 2 (11.11%) NHibernate
10 2 (11.11%) SOAP
11 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (5.56%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) MVC
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (44.44%) Unit Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) Scrum
5 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (22.22%) BDD
8 3 (16.67%) ATDD
8 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 3 (16.67%) Test-First Development
9 2 (11.11%) OO
9 2 (11.11%) RAD
9 2 (11.11%) Web Development
10 1 (5.56%) DevOps
10 1 (5.56%) Microservices
10 1 (5.56%) OOD
10 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (5.56%) Server Building
10 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) TypeScript
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Python
5 1 (5.56%) Scala
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft