Period
to 13 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 13 August 2020 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
UK
6 months to
13 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 328 198 171
Rank change year-on-year -130 -27 +37
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 236 1,241 1,670
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.69% 1.37% 1.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.26% 4.31% 4.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 1,053 1,309
Median daily rate £450 £450 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.51% +5.63%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £325
90th Percentile £600 £562 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -15.29% +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £33.25 £29.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.71% -30.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year - +52.54% -12.59%

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 with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 10,443 28,773 35,249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 30.41% 31.71% 34.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,931 20,051 24,880
Median daily rate £500 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £333 £320
90th Percentile £688 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £438 £423
% change year-on-year +2.86% +3.43% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 321 353
Median hourly rate £35.00 £44.00 £41.41
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.45% +6.25% +3.53%
10th Percentile £22.42 £19.88 £15.24
90th Percentile £63.86 £60.00 £57.50
Median hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -18.60% +7.50% -0.62%

ASP.NET Web API
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ASP.NET Web API as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET Web API in the UK

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing ASP.NET Web API.

Daily rate trend for ASP.NET Web API in the UK

ASP.NET Web API
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing ASP.NET Web API over the 6 months to 13 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for ASP.NET Web API in the UK

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing ASP.NET Web API.

Hourly rate trend for ASP.NET Web API in the UK

ASP.NET Web API
Top 15 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 13 August 2020. 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
England -107 223 £450 - 326
London -43 122 £475 -0.52% 78
UK excluding London -103 110 £360 -15.29% 264
North of England +18 30 £342 -8.80% 85
South East -9 30 £350 -20.00% 63
Work from Home -32 22 £388 +25.00% 43
Midlands +12 19 £325 -23.53% 53
Yorkshire +42 15 £327 -12.80% 17
East Midlands +45 13 £325 -14.47% 22
North West +20 13 £343 -8.63% 63
East of England +16 13 £425 -1.45% 24
Scotland +42 9 £450 +16.50% 6
South West +31 9 £383 -16.05% 23
West Midlands +8 6 £388 -13.89% 31
North East +29 2 £350 -9.68% 5

For the 6 months to 13 August 2020, 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 with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 234 (99.15%) .NET
2 187 (79.24%) C#
3 135 (57.20%) Azure
4 124 (52.54%) JavaScript
5 122 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
6 119 (50.42%) ASP.NET
7 106 (44.92%) SQL Server
7 106 (44.92%) AngularJS
8 87 (36.86%) HTML
9 86 (36.44%) SQL
10 84 (35.59%) .NET Core
11 79 (33.47%) MVC
12 78 (33.05%) React
13 75 (31.78%) .NET Framework
14 67 (28.39%) TDD
15 62 (26.27%) Microsoft
16 60 (25.42%) CSS
17 59 (25.00%) Entity Framework
18 54 (22.88%) Microservices
19 50 (21.19%) RESTful
20 49 (20.76%) ASP.NET MVC
21 48 (20.34%) HTML5
22 46 (19.49%) DevOps
23 45 (19.07%) T-SQL
24 44 (18.64%) ASP.NET Core
25 42 (17.80%) TypeScript
25 42 (17.80%) OO
26 39 (16.53%) SOLID
27 35 (14.83%) Finance
28 34 (14.41%) jQuery

ASP.NET Web API
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 13 (5.51%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.66%) IIS
3 10 (4.24%) Apache Spark
4 9 (3.81%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.54%) Apache
5 6 (2.54%) Umbraco
6 5 (2.12%) nginx
7 4 (1.69%) Confluence
8 3 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.85%) CMS
9 2 (0.85%) K2 blackpearl
9 2 (0.85%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.42%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.42%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.54%) Visualfiles
2 3 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.42%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 135 (57.20%) Azure
2 18 (7.63%) AWS
3 13 (5.51%) Logic Apps
4 12 (5.08%) GitHub
5 11 (4.66%) Power Platform
6 10 (4.24%) Serverless
7 9 (3.81%) Azure Functions
7 9 (3.81%) PaaS
8 8 (3.39%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (1.27%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (1.27%) SaaS
10 2 (0.85%) Azure Stack
10 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.85%) GCP
10 2 (0.85%) PowerApps
11 1 (0.42%) Amazon EKS
11 1 (0.42%) IaaS
11 1 (0.42%) NuGet
11 1 (0.42%) Trello
11 1 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.97%) RTMP
2 4 (1.69%) Kerberos
3 3 (1.27%) Internet
4 2 (0.85%) Intranet
5 1 (0.42%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (44.92%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.86%) MongoDB
3 16 (6.78%) Redis
4 11 (4.66%) NoSQL
4 11 (4.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (4.24%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.81%) Big Data
6 9 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (3.81%) Power BI
7 8 (3.39%) Azure SQL Database
7 8 (3.39%) Cosmos DB
7 8 (3.39%) SQL Server 2019
7 8 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.97%) MySQL
9 5 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.12%) SQL Server 2017
10 4 (1.69%) Couchbase
10 4 (1.69%) MariaDB
10 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.69%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 30 (12.71%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.59%) TeamCity
3 23 (9.75%) NUnit
4 21 (8.90%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (8.47%) Visual Studio
6 16 (6.78%) Octopus Deploy
7 14 (5.93%) SpecFlow
8 12 (5.08%) MSTest
9 9 (3.81%) Jasmine
9 9 (3.81%) webpack
10 8 (3.39%) Subversion
11 7 (2.97%) Gradle
11 7 (2.97%) JIRA
11 7 (2.97%) JUnit
11 7 (2.97%) Maven
11 7 (2.97%) Mockito
11 7 (2.97%) Selenium
12 6 (2.54%) Jenkins
12 6 (2.54%) Visual Studio Team System
13 5 (2.12%) Mercurial
General
1 35 (14.83%) Finance
2 16 (6.78%) Front Office
3 15 (6.36%) Banking
4 10 (4.24%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.54%) Public Sector
6 5 (2.12%) Retail
7 3 (1.27%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (1.27%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.85%) Back Office
8 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.85%) Law
8 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.42%) International Banking
9 1 (0.42%) Legal
9 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 198 (83.90%) Developer
2 144 (61.02%) .NET Developer
3 60 (25.42%) C# Developer
4 48 (20.34%) Azure Developer
5 41 (17.37%) C# .NET Developer
6 36 (15.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 35 (14.83%) React Developer
8 33 (13.98%) Full Stack Developer
9 31 (13.14%) ASP.NET Developer
10 28 (11.86%) Angular Developer
11 25 (10.59%) HTML Developer
12 16 (6.78%) Senior Developer
12 16 (6.78%) Software Developer
13 14 (5.93%) Senior .NET Developer
14 11 (4.66%) SQL Developer
14 11 (4.66%) Web Developer
15 8 (3.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 7 (2.97%) .NET Web Developer
16 7 (2.97%) Applications Developer
16 7 (2.97%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (99.15%) .NET
2 119 (50.42%) ASP.NET
3 106 (44.92%) AngularJS
4 87 (36.86%) HTML
5 84 (35.59%) .NET Core
6 78 (33.05%) React
7 75 (31.78%) .NET Framework
8 60 (25.42%) CSS
9 59 (25.00%) Entity Framework
10 50 (21.19%) RESTful
11 49 (20.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 48 (20.34%) HTML5
13 44 (18.64%) ASP.NET Core
14 34 (14.41%) jQuery
15 32 (13.56%) Web Services
16 23 (9.75%) Node.js
16 23 (9.75%) REST
16 23 (9.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 21 (8.90%) WCF
18 15 (6.36%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.47%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.81%) N-Tier
4 8 (3.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (2.97%) User Experience
6 5 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.69%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.69%) Spread Betting
8 3 (1.27%) Derivative
8 3 (1.27%) Reinsurance
9 2 (0.85%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.42%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.42%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.42%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.42%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.42%) Digital TV
10 1 (0.42%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.42%) EPoS
10 1 (0.42%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.08%) Windows
2 5 (2.12%) Linux
3 2 (0.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.42%) Android
4 1 (0.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (33.47%) MVC
3 67 (28.39%) TDD
4 54 (22.88%) Microservices
5 46 (19.49%) DevOps
6 42 (17.80%) OO
7 39 (16.53%) SOLID
8 32 (13.56%) Scrum
8 32 (13.56%) Web Development
9 31 (13.14%) SOA
10 29 (12.29%) Unit Testing
11 24 (10.17%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (8.90%) BDD
13 18 (7.63%) Test Automation
14 16 (6.78%) SDLC
15 14 (5.93%) Computer Science
15 14 (5.93%) Kanban
16 11 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (4.66%) MVVM
16 11 (4.66%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 187 (79.24%) C#
2 124 (52.54%) JavaScript
3 86 (36.44%) SQL
4 45 (19.07%) T-SQL
5 42 (17.80%) TypeScript
6 16 (6.78%) Java
7 10 (4.24%) Python
8 5 (2.12%) Kotlin
8 5 (2.12%) PowerShell
8 5 (2.12%) R
9 4 (1.69%) Bash Shell
9 4 (1.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (1.27%) PHP
10 3 (1.27%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.85%) Ruby
11 2 (0.85%) Scala
11 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.85%) XAML
11 2 (0.85%) XPath
12 1 (0.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (8.05%) Degree
2 11 (4.66%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.69%) Master's Degree
4 3 (1.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.39%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (7.63%) Docker
2 7 (2.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (7.20%) Kubernetes
2 12 (5.08%) Ansible
3 9 (3.81%) Terraform
4 7 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.97%) Puppet
5 3 (1.27%) MIIS
Vendors
1 62 (26.27%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.08%) Oracle
3 9 (3.81%) Xamarin
4 6 (2.54%) SaltStack
5 4 (1.69%) Sybase
6 3 (1.27%) Databricks
6 3 (1.27%) Google
7 2 (0.85%) GrapeCity
7 2 (0.85%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.42%) Bloomberg
8 1 (0.42%) Nintex
8 1 (0.42%) Okta
8 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.42%) WSO2