Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 83 69
Rank change year-on-year +30 -14 +5
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 36 8 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.98% 0.70% 3.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.01% 2.56% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 32
South Wales median daily rate £375 £363 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -23.68% +35.71%
10th Percentile £333 £320 £383
90th Percentile £475 £425 £530
Wales median daily rate £375 £363 £475
% change year-on-year +3.45% -23.68% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
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 327 312 434
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 27.02% 27.37% 35.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 237 351
South Wales median daily rate £400 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +13.79% +3.57%
10th Percentile £283 £200 £263
90th Percentile £552 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £425 £425 £363
% change year-on-year - +17.24% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 9
South Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £21.50 £52.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +155.81% -58.67% +60.08%
10th Percentile £32.50 £21.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £77.50 £21.50 £69.50
Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £20.30 £40.00
% change year-on-year +170.90% -49.24% +23.08%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +18 29 £375 +7.14% 7
Newport - 4 £425 -
ASP.NET Web API
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (94.44%) C#
3 28 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 24 (66.67%) MVC
5 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
6 20 (55.56%) HTML
6 20 (55.56%) CSS
7 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (50.00%) WCF
9 16 (44.44%) AngularJS
10 14 (38.89%) Scrum
11 13 (36.11%) .NET Framework
11 13 (36.11%) REST
12 12 (33.33%) TDD
13 11 (30.56%) NHibernate
13 11 (30.56%) Web Services
13 11 (30.56%) CSS3
13 11 (30.56%) HTML5
14 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (27.78%) Test Automation
14 10 (27.78%) BDD
14 10 (27.78%) Web Development
14 10 (27.78%) Unit Testing
14 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (27.78%) NUnit
14 10 (27.78%) Visual Studio
15 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (22.22%) MSTest
16 8 (22.22%) MbUnit

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 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.78%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (19.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (16.67%) RavenDB
6 5 (13.89%) NoSQL
7 4 (11.11%) Couchbase
7 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) NUnit
1 10 (27.78%) Visual Studio
2 8 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 8 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 8 (22.22%) MbUnit
2 8 (22.22%) Mercurial
2 8 (22.22%) MSTest
2 8 (22.22%) Selenium
2 8 (22.22%) SpecFlow
2 8 (22.22%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Developer
2 31 (86.11%) .NET Developer
3 12 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 11 (30.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Azure Developer
5 5 (13.89%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Sitecore Consultant
8 1 (2.78%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 20 (55.56%) CSS
3 20 (55.56%) HTML
4 18 (50.00%) WCF
5 16 (44.44%) AngularJS
6 13 (36.11%) .NET Framework
6 13 (36.11%) REST
7 11 (30.56%) CSS3
7 11 (30.56%) HTML5
7 11 (30.56%) NHibernate
7 11 (30.56%) Web Services
8 9 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (22.22%) Gherkin
10 6 (16.67%) Angular 2
10 6 (16.67%) RxJS
11 5 (13.89%) Entity Framework
11 5 (13.89%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.78%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) MVC
2 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (38.89%) Scrum
4 12 (33.33%) TDD
5 10 (27.78%) BDD
5 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (27.78%) Test Automation
5 10 (27.78%) Unit Testing
5 10 (27.78%) Web Development
6 8 (22.22%) ATDD
6 8 (22.22%) Test-First Development
7 6 (16.67%) OO
7 6 (16.67%) SOLID
8 5 (13.89%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (13.89%) SDLC
8 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
9 4 (11.11%) DevOps
9 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
10 3 (8.33%) Project Planning
10 3 (8.33%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 34 (94.44%) C#
2 22 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.22%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 4 (11.11%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.78%) Sitecore