Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 69 76
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 +3
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 11 16 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.12% 1.42% 2.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.35% 5.41% 7.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 31
South Wales median daily rate £363 £475 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.68% -1.04% +47.69%
10th Percentile £339 £341 £381
90th Percentile £473 £525 £535
Wales median daily rate £363 £475 £480
% change year-on-year -23.68% -1.04% +47.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Wales median hourly rate - - £66.00
Wales median hourly rate - - £66.00

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 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 253 296 461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 25.84% 26.29% 36.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 216 375
South Wales median daily rate £399 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.18% +19.72% +5.19%
10th Percentile £250 £288 £250
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 11
South Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £21.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.63% +34.38% -32.63%
10th Percentile £21.87 £21.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £24.42 £21.50 £60.25
Wales median hourly rate £23.14 £21.50 £25.25
% change year-on-year +7.63% -14.85% +12.22%

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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 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
Cardiff -2 10 £356 -25.00% 2
ASP.NET Web API
Wales

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Wales region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
3 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
4 7 (63.64%) MVC
5 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
5 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
6 5 (45.45%) HTML
6 5 (45.45%) CSS
6 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (45.45%) TDD
7 4 (36.36%) Scrum
7 4 (36.36%) NUnit
7 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
7 4 (36.36%) CSS3
7 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
7 4 (36.36%) HTML5
8 3 (27.27%) Angular 2
8 3 (27.27%) BDD
8 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
8 3 (27.27%) REST
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (27.27%) WCF
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
8 3 (27.27%) SQL
8 3 (27.27%) T-SQL

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 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Couchbase
4 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
4 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) NUnit
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
3 2 (18.18%) MbUnit
3 2 (18.18%) Mercurial
3 2 (18.18%) MSTest
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium
3 2 (18.18%) SpecFlow
3 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 8 (72.73%) .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Sitecore Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
4 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 4 (36.36%) CSS3
5 4 (36.36%) HTML5
6 3 (27.27%) Angular 2
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (27.27%) REST
6 3 (27.27%) WCF
7 2 (18.18%) Gherkin
7 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (18.18%) NHibernate
8 1 (9.09%) jQuery
8 1 (9.09%) React
8 1 (9.09%) RxJS
8 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
1 1 (9.09%) Fintech
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) MVC
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) BDD
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 2 (18.18%) API Design
5 2 (18.18%) ATDD
5 2 (18.18%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (18.18%) Test-First Development
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore