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 27 June 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
England / South West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 93 109
Rank change year-on-year +21 +16  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 67 48 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.45% 1.61% 1.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.18% 6.11% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 43 26
Median daily rate £369 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% +3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £375 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £348 £350 £335
% change year-on-year -0.71% +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £24.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +77.08% -49.47%  

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 730 785 795
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 26.73% 26.33% 25.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 542 553
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £488 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 20 38
Median hourly rate £47.50 £38.75 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -0.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £20.39 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 +22 42 £410 +21.48% 6
Wiltshire +3 13 £340 +7.93% 2
Gloucestershire +12 6 £350 +7.69% 3
Devon -4 2 £405 +20.00% 1
Somerset -6 1 £425 +13.33% 1
Dorset - 1 - - 6
ASP.NET Web API
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 117 (100.00%) .NET
2 96 (82.05%) C#
3 91 (77.78%) ASP.NET
4 89 (76.07%) MVC
5 69 (58.97%) JavaScript
6 57 (48.72%) SQL Server
7 54 (46.15%) CSS
8 52 (44.44%) HTML
9 49 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
10 48 (41.03%) Microsoft
11 43 (36.75%) WCF
11 43 (36.75%) AngularJS
12 42 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
13 41 (35.04%) SQL
14 39 (33.33%) .NET Framework
15 34 (29.06%) Dynamics CRM
15 34 (29.06%) Visual Studio
15 34 (29.06%) CRM
16 30 (25.64%) Scrum
16 30 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
17 29 (24.79%) Finance
17 29 (24.79%) T-SQL
18 26 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
19 23 (19.66%) TDD
19 23 (19.66%) jQuery
20 22 (18.80%) Digital Marketing
20 22 (18.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
20 22 (18.80%) Marketing
20 22 (18.80%) Programme Management
20 22 (18.80%) Manufacturing

ASP.NET Web API
Co-occurring 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 7 (5.98%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.42%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.42%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (1.71%) CMS
3 2 (1.71%) IIS
3 2 (1.71%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.85%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (29.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (18.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (17.09%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (5.13%) GitHub
4 4 (3.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (48.72%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 8 (6.84%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (5.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 6 (5.13%) NoSQL
6 5 (4.27%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.71%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 34 (29.06%) Visual Studio
2 16 (13.68%) Visual Studio Team System
3 9 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.69%) TeamCity
4 7 (5.98%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.98%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (2.56%) JIRA
6 2 (1.71%) Subversion
7 1 (0.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.85%) MSI
7 1 (0.85%) NuGet
7 1 (0.85%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.85%) WiX
General
1 29 (24.79%) Finance
2 22 (18.80%) Electronics
2 22 (18.80%) Manufacturing
2 22 (18.80%) Marketing
2 22 (18.80%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.56%) Advertising
3 3 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (86.32%) Developer
2 61 (52.14%) .NET Developer
3 40 (34.19%) C# Developer
4 28 (23.93%) CRM Developer
5 24 (20.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (17.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (15.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (14.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 16 (13.68%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 15 (12.82%) Software Developer
11 13 (11.11%) Microsoft Developer
12 12 (10.26%) .NET Software Developer
12 12 (10.26%) C# Software Developer
13 10 (8.55%) Senior Developer
14 7 (5.98%) Senior .NET Developer
15 6 (5.13%) Consultant
15 6 (5.13%) CRM Consultant
15 6 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
15 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Consultant
15 6 (5.13%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (100.00%) .NET
2 91 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 54 (46.15%) CSS
4 52 (44.44%) HTML
5 43 (36.75%) AngularJS
5 43 (36.75%) WCF
6 42 (35.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 23 (19.66%) jQuery
9 19 (16.24%) Entity Framework
10 18 (15.38%) REST
11 17 (14.53%) Web Services
12 16 (13.68%) SOAP
12 16 (13.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (11.97%) JSON
14 11 (9.40%) HTML5
14 11 (9.40%) WPF
15 10 (8.55%) React
16 9 (7.69%) Node.js
17 8 (6.84%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.22%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (7.69%) User Experience
3 6 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.13%) Blog
3 6 (5.13%) Public Cloud
4 5 (4.27%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.85%) iPad
5 1 (0.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.13%) Windows
2 4 (3.42%) Unix
2 4 (3.42%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.71%) Android
3 2 (1.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (76.07%) MVC
2 49 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (29.06%) CRM
4 30 (25.64%) Scrum
5 23 (19.66%) TDD
6 22 (18.80%) Business Intelligence
6 22 (18.80%) Digital Marketing
6 22 (18.80%) Programme Management
7 15 (12.82%) Microservices
8 14 (11.97%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (11.97%) Unit Testing
9 11 (9.40%) OO
10 9 (7.69%) OOD
10 9 (7.69%) Test Automation
11 8 (6.84%) DevOps
11 8 (6.84%) Web Development
12 7 (5.98%) BDD
12 7 (5.98%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (5.13%) CQRS
13 6 (5.13%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 96 (82.05%) C#
2 69 (58.97%) JavaScript
3 41 (35.04%) SQL
4 29 (24.79%) T-SQL
5 5 (4.27%) Ruby
5 5 (4.27%) Scala
6 4 (3.42%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.42%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.56%) Java
7 3 (2.56%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.85%) PHP
8 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (5.98%) SC Cleared
1 7 (5.98%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.27%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (3.42%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 48 (41.03%) Microsoft
2 22 (18.80%) SAP
3 13 (11.11%) Oracle
4 4 (3.42%) Google
4 4 (3.42%) IBM
5 2 (1.71%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (1.71%) Telerik
6 1 (0.85%) DevExpress
6 1 (0.85%) RedGate
6 1 (0.85%) Sencha
6 1 (0.85%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.85%) Twitter
6 1 (0.85%) Xamarin
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