Period
to 22 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 79 52
Rank change year-on-year +8 -27 +15
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 30 10 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.22% 0.91% 3.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.77% 3.37% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 34
South Wales median daily rate £400 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +9.68% +13.14%
10th Percentile £362 £285 £288
90th Percentile £438 £513 £523
Wales median daily rate £400 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -5.88% +9.68% +13.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South Wales median hourly rate - - £68.50
Wales median hourly rate - - £68.50

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 386 297 345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 28.59% 27.17% 32.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 241 254
South Wales median daily rate £408 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.67% - +2.74%
10th Percentile £307 £225 £281
90th Percentile £550 £525 £475
Wales median daily rate £410 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +5.13% +4.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 6
South Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £16.50 £45.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.33% -63.54% +39.23%
10th Percentile £32.50 £16.19 £39.02
90th Percentile £77.50 £20.15 £70.25
Wales median hourly rate £55.00 £16.50 £45.25
% change year-on-year +233.33% -63.54% +39.23%

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 June 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 June 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 -1 18 £375 +7.14% 6
Newport - 2 £425 -
Bridgend - 2 - -
ASP.NET Web API
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 30 (100.00%) C#
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (73.33%) MVC
2 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 19 (63.33%) HTML
4 19 (63.33%) CSS
5 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (56.67%) AngularJS
7 16 (53.33%) Scrum
7 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (53.33%) WCF
8 14 (46.67%) .NET Framework
9 12 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
10 11 (36.67%) Entity Framework
11 10 (33.33%) REST
11 10 (33.33%) Unit Testing
11 10 (33.33%) TDD
12 9 (30.00%) Web Services
12 9 (30.00%) NHibernate
12 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (26.67%) NoSQL
13 8 (26.67%) Web Development
13 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
13 8 (26.67%) SQL
13 8 (26.67%) TypeScript
13 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (23.33%) CSS3
14 7 (23.33%) HTML5

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:

Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (26.67%) NoSQL
3 6 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (20.00%) RavenDB
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (6.67%) Couchbase
6 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
6 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (16.67%) Selenium
3 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.33%) MbUnit
3 4 (13.33%) Mercurial
3 4 (13.33%) MSTest
3 4 (13.33%) NUnit
3 4 (13.33%) SpecFlow
3 4 (13.33%) TeamCity
3 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Developer
2 23 (76.67%) .NET Developer
3 6 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Azure Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 5 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Azure Developer
6 3 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 19 (63.33%) CSS
3 19 (63.33%) HTML
4 17 (56.67%) AngularJS
5 16 (53.33%) WCF
6 14 (46.67%) .NET Framework
7 11 (36.67%) Entity Framework
8 10 (33.33%) REST
9 9 (30.00%) NHibernate
9 9 (30.00%) Web Services
10 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (23.33%) CSS3
11 7 (23.33%) HTML5
12 6 (20.00%) .NET Core
12 6 (20.00%) RxJS
13 5 (16.67%) jQuery
13 5 (16.67%) RESTful
14 4 (13.33%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.33%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (73.33%) MVC
2 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (53.33%) Scrum
3 10 (33.33%) TDD
3 10 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 8 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 8 (26.67%) Web Development
5 6 (20.00%) OO
5 6 (20.00%) SOLID
6 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.67%) Microservices
6 5 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) SDLC
6 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 5 (16.67%) Waterfall
7 4 (13.33%) ATDD
7 4 (13.33%) BDD
7 4 (13.33%) Test-First Development
8 3 (10.00%) Project Planning
8 3 (10.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) TypeScript
4 6 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Python
5 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle