The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
England / South West
Rank 88 119 114
Rank change year-on-year +31 -5  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 52 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.00% 0.66% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.00% 2.70% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 29
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £394 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +5.71% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £60.62 -
% change year-on-year -39.78% -  

ASP.NET Web API is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 743 705 764
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 28.60% 24.37% 24.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 496 468 498
Median daily rate £393 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 51 19
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

ASP.NET Web API
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing ASP.NET Web API as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET Web API in the South West

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API in the South West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

ASP.NET Web API
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +26 30 £410 +9.33% 12
Devon +6 11 £220 -26.66% 3
Gloucestershire - 8 £375 - 1
Somerset +4 1 £375 +35.13% 1
Cornwall - 1 - - 1
ASP.NET Web API
England

ASP.NET Web API
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 West region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 93 (100.00%) .NET
2 77 (82.80%) C#
3 70 (75.27%) ASP.NET
4 66 (70.97%) MVC
5 58 (62.37%) JavaScript
6 52 (55.91%) HTML
7 51 (54.84%) CSS
8 48 (51.61%) SQL Server
9 46 (49.46%) WCF
10 40 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
11 39 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
12 38 (40.86%) Microsoft
13 31 (33.33%) Visual Studio
13 31 (33.33%) AngularJS
14 28 (30.11%) .NET Framework
15 27 (29.03%) jQuery
15 27 (29.03%) SQL
16 25 (26.88%) Scrum
17 24 (25.81%) REST
18 23 (24.73%) Microsoft Azure
18 23 (24.73%) SOAP
19 19 (20.43%) Web Services
19 19 (20.43%) JSON
19 19 (20.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 18 (19.35%) TDD
21 17 (18.28%) Finance
21 17 (18.28%) Oracle
22 16 (17.20%) CRM
22 16 (17.20%) Dynamics CRM
23 15 (16.13%) T-SQL

ASP.NET Web API
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 9 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.38%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.38%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.15%) CMS
4 2 (2.15%) IIS
4 2 (2.15%) NServiceBus
5 1 (1.08%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.08%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (1.08%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (17.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (12.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (24.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (15.05%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.23%) GitHub
3 3 (3.23%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (13.98%) Oracle Database
4 12 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.30%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (3.23%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.15%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 31 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 12 (12.90%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (8.60%) Git (software)
4 7 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (5.38%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.15%) JIRA
7 2 (2.15%) Subversion
8 1 (1.08%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.08%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (1.08%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.08%) Mercurial
8 1 (1.08%) MSI
8 1 (1.08%) Selenium
8 1 (1.08%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.08%) WiX
General
1 17 (18.28%) Finance
2 12 (12.90%) Electronics
2 12 (12.90%) Manufacturing
2 12 (12.90%) Marketing
2 12 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.30%) Advertising
4 1 (1.08%) Back Office
4 1 (1.08%) Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Billing
Job Titles
1 81 (87.10%) Developer
2 53 (56.99%) .NET Developer
3 27 (29.03%) C# Developer
4 24 (25.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (23.66%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 22 (23.66%) C# Software Developer
5 22 (23.66%) Software Developer
6 21 (22.58%) .NET Software Developer
6 21 (22.58%) ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (20.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (12.90%) CRM Developer
8 12 (12.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 10 (10.75%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Developer
11 7 (7.53%) Agile .NET Developer
11 7 (7.53%) Agile C# Developer
11 7 (7.53%) Agile Developer
11 7 (7.53%) Angular Developer
12 5 (5.38%) Consultant
12 5 (5.38%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (100.00%) .NET
2 70 (75.27%) ASP.NET
3 52 (55.91%) HTML
4 51 (54.84%) CSS
5 46 (49.46%) WCF
6 39 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 28 (30.11%) .NET Framework
9 27 (29.03%) jQuery
10 24 (25.81%) REST
11 23 (24.73%) SOAP
12 19 (20.43%) JSON
12 19 (20.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (20.43%) Web Services
13 13 (13.98%) WPF
14 11 (11.83%) HTML5
15 8 (8.60%) Entity Framework
16 6 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
16 6 (6.45%) XML
17 5 (5.38%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.53%) User Experience
3 5 (5.38%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.23%) Blog
4 3 (3.23%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.08%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.08%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.60%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Windows Server
3 4 (4.30%) Unix
4 2 (2.15%) Android
5 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.08%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.08%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (70.97%) MVC
2 40 (43.01%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (26.88%) Scrum
4 18 (19.35%) TDD
5 16 (17.20%) CRM
6 14 (15.05%) OO
6 14 (15.05%) OOD
7 12 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (12.90%) Digital Marketing
7 12 (12.90%) Programme Management
8 11 (11.83%) Microservices
9 10 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (7.53%) Unit Testing
10 7 (7.53%) Web Development
11 6 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (5.38%) Content Management
12 5 (5.38%) Kanban
13 4 (4.30%) Responsive Web Design
13 4 (4.30%) Test Automation
13 4 (4.30%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 77 (82.80%) C#
2 58 (62.37%) JavaScript
3 27 (29.03%) SQL
4 15 (16.13%) T-SQL
5 6 (6.45%) VB.NET
6 4 (4.30%) Ruby
7 3 (3.23%) Scala
8 2 (2.15%) PHP
8 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.15%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.08%) C
9 1 (1.08%) Java
9 1 (1.08%) Perl
9 1 (1.08%) Python
9 1 (1.08%) VB
9 1 (1.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (8.60%) SC Cleared
1 8 (8.60%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.38%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (40.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.28%) Oracle
3 12 (12.90%) SAP
4 5 (5.38%) IBM
5 2 (2.15%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.08%) DevExpress
6 1 (1.08%) RedGate
6 1 (1.08%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.08%) Twitter
6 1 (1.08%) Xamarin
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