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 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
UK
Rank 221 279 379
Rank change year-on-year +58 +100  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 523 437 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.15% 0.82% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.68% 2.95% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 321 193
Median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £524 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +5.71% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Median hourly rate £36.50 £60.62 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.78% -  
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 with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 14206 14834 13989
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 31.36% 27.99% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9854 10283 9074
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 227 189
Median hourly rate £42.00 £38.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.38% +10.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £13.80 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.75 £47.15
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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

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

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

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

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET Web API.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ASP.NET Web API in the UK

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

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

Contractor hourly rate histogram for ASP.NET Web API in the UK

ASP.NET Web API
Top 30 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 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
England +68 486 £400 +6.66% 366
London +42 186 £463 +8.82% 118
South East +18 96 £400 +18.51% 65
South West +31 52 £375 +7.14% 23
North West +45 41 £356 +9.61% 59
Yorkshire +20 38 £345 +6.15% 13
City of London +9 38 £450 +5.88% 31
West Yorkshire +19 32 £340 +4.61% 8
Bristol +26 30 £410 +9.33% 11
Leeds +16 30 £340 +4.61% 5
West Midlands +16 29 £400 -3.03% 27
Manchester +26 28 £375 +13.20% 34
East of England 0 28 £364 -3.00% 37
Surrey +16 24 £413 -0.90% 8
Buckinghamshire +7 19 £400 +14.28% 4
Hampshire +20 16 £400 +23.07% 10
Milton Keynes +8 15 £400 +3.22% 1
Birmingham +6 15 £375 +7.14% 6
Kent -14 14 £393 +16.29% 7
East Midlands +2 13 £363 +11.53% 21
Scotland +24 12 £350 +3.70% 10
Hertfordshire +11 12 £338 -43.75% 14
Glasgow +7 11 £350 +3.70% 3
Devon +6 11 £220 -26.66% 3
County Antrim - 11 £375 - 1
Belfast - 11 £375 - 1
Northern Ireland - 11 £375 - 1
Brighton +7 10 £313 -16.66% 2
East Sussex +2 10 £313 -6.71% 2
Reigate - 10 £419 -

ASP.NET Web API
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 986 (98.70%) .NET
2 826 (82.68%) C#
3 705 (70.57%) MVC
4 694 (69.47%) ASP.NET
5 615 (61.56%) JavaScript
6 584 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
7 513 (51.35%) SQL Server
8 459 (45.95%) HTML
9 445 (44.54%) ASP.NET MVC
10 441 (44.14%) CSS
11 391 (39.14%) AngularJS
12 372 (37.24%) TDD
13 352 (35.24%) SQL
14 341 (34.13%) .NET Framework
15 290 (29.03%) Microsoft
16 255 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
17 253 (25.33%) WCF
18 244 (24.42%) Scrum
19 227 (22.72%) Entity Framework
20 222 (22.22%) jQuery
21 204 (20.42%) Web Services
22 183 (18.32%) BDD
23 173 (17.32%) Visual Studio
24 168 (16.82%) REST
25 157 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
26 150 (15.02%) Team Foundation Server
26 150 (15.02%) HTML5
27 136 (13.61%) Finance
28 133 (13.31%) Git (software)
29 132 (13.21%) Web Development

ASP.NET Web API
Top Related 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 57 (5.71%) CMS
2 41 (4.10%) Umbraco
3 38 (3.80%) IIS
4 36 (3.60%) Elasticsearch
4 36 (3.60%) SharePoint
5 21 (2.10%) NServiceBus
6 20 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
7 16 (1.60%) EPiServer
8 11 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 10 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (0.90%) Apache Spark
11 6 (0.60%) Kentico
12 5 (0.50%) DNN
12 5 (0.50%) Immediacy CMS
12 5 (0.50%) Sitefinity
12 5 (0.50%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.50%) WebSphere Portal
13 4 (0.40%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.40%) Confluence
13 4 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 86 (8.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.30%) MS Project
2 3 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 97 (9.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.20%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.10%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.10%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 255 (25.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 103 (10.31%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
3 26 (2.60%) GitHub
4 21 (2.10%) PaaS
5 20 (2.00%) SaaS
6 8 (0.80%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.70%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (0.70%) IaaS
8 3 (0.30%) Office 365
9 2 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.20%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.10%) Asana
10 1 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.10%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.20%) HTTP
2 16 (1.60%) AMQP
3 15 (1.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.30%) Internet
4 3 (0.30%) Intranet
5 2 (0.20%) DNS
5 2 (0.20%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.20%) LDAP
5 2 (0.20%) SMS
6 1 (0.10%) BGP
6 1 (0.10%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.10%) MPLS
6 1 (0.10%) SMTP
6 1 (0.10%) SSH
6 1 (0.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 513 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 111 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 88 (8.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 66 (6.61%) MongoDB
5 58 (5.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 52 (5.21%) SQL Server 2014
7 49 (4.90%) Azure SQL Database
8 39 (3.90%) Relational Database
9 24 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 21 (2.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 21 (2.10%) Hadoop
11 20 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 19 (1.90%) Oracle Database
13 15 (1.50%) Big Data
14 13 (1.30%) RDBMS
15 12 (1.20%) Redis
15 12 (1.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 11 (1.10%) SQL Server 2016
17 10 (1.00%) SQL Server 2005
18 8 (0.80%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 173 (17.32%) Visual Studio
2 150 (15.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 133 (13.31%) Git (software)
4 88 (8.81%) Octopus Deploy
5 85 (8.51%) TeamCity
6 84 (8.41%) Visual Studio Team System
7 67 (6.71%) NUnit
8 38 (3.80%) SpecFlow
9 37 (3.70%) Grunt
10 31 (3.10%) Moq
10 31 (3.10%) Subversion
11 25 (2.50%) MSBuild
12 23 (2.30%) Selenium
13 22 (2.20%) gulp
13 22 (2.20%) Jasmine
13 22 (2.20%) ReSharper
14 21 (2.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 21 (2.10%) JIRA
15 19 (1.90%) MSTest
16 17 (1.70%) NuGet
General
1 136 (13.61%) Finance
2 52 (5.21%) Banking
3 49 (4.90%) Marketing
4 31 (3.10%) Front Office
4 31 (3.10%) Retail
5 24 (2.40%) Manufacturing
6 21 (2.10%) Telecoms
7 18 (1.80%) Electronics
8 17 (1.70%) Back Office
9 13 (1.30%) Advertising
10 11 (1.10%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.80%) Publishing
12 5 (0.50%) German Language
12 5 (0.50%) Legal
13 4 (0.40%) Automotive
14 3 (0.30%) Private Banking
15 2 (0.20%) Billing
15 2 (0.20%) Games
15 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 893 (89.39%) Developer
2 573 (57.36%) .NET Developer
3 367 (36.74%) C# Developer
4 267 (26.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 147 (14.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 122 (12.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 117 (11.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 99 (9.91%) Angular Developer
9 97 (9.71%) Senior Developer
10 88 (8.81%) Full Stack Developer
11 87 (8.71%) CRM Developer
12 72 (7.21%) Dynamics CRM Developer
13 66 (6.61%) JavaScript Developer
14 65 (6.51%) SQL Developer
15 57 (5.71%) Azure Developer
16 56 (5.61%) Microsoft Developer
17 55 (5.51%) Senior .NET Developer
18 52 (5.21%) Software Developer
19 49 (4.90%) Web Developer
20 46 (4.60%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 986 (98.70%) .NET
2 694 (69.47%) ASP.NET
3 459 (45.95%) HTML
4 445 (44.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 441 (44.14%) CSS
6 391 (39.14%) AngularJS
7 341 (34.13%) .NET Framework
8 253 (25.33%) WCF
9 227 (22.72%) Entity Framework
10 222 (22.22%) jQuery
11 204 (20.42%) Web Services
12 168 (16.82%) REST
13 150 (15.02%) HTML5
14 118 (11.81%) RESTful
15 117 (11.71%) WPF
16 98 (9.81%) React
17 82 (8.21%) SOAP
17 82 (8.21%) XML
18 76 (7.61%) KnockoutJS
19 73 (7.31%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 36 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (3.40%) User Experience
3 27 (2.70%) Fintech
3 27 (2.70%) Public Cloud
4 19 (1.90%) Blog
5 18 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 18 (1.80%) N-Tier
6 16 (1.60%) Mobile App
7 15 (1.50%) Client/Server
8 14 (1.40%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.00%) Algorithms
9 10 (1.00%) Online Banking
10 9 (0.90%) Digital Media
11 8 (0.80%) Tandem
12 6 (0.60%) Hedge funds
12 6 (0.60%) SWIFT
13 5 (0.50%) Equities
13 5 (0.50%) Fixed Income
13 5 (0.50%) iPad
14 4 (0.40%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 67 (6.71%) Windows
2 21 (2.10%) Android
3 20 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 13 (1.30%) Windows Server
5 9 (0.90%) Linux
6 5 (0.50%) VMS
7 4 (0.40%) Unix
7 4 (0.40%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.10%) MVS
10 1 (0.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 705 (70.57%) MVC
2 584 (58.46%) Agile Software Development
3 372 (37.24%) TDD
4 244 (24.42%) Scrum
5 183 (18.32%) BDD
6 157 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
7 132 (13.21%) Web Development
8 124 (12.41%) SOLID
9 117 (11.71%) OO
10 110 (11.01%) Microservices
11 98 (9.81%) CRM
12 89 (8.91%) E-Commerce
13 88 (8.81%) Unit Testing
14 77 (7.71%) DevOps
15 76 (7.61%) SOA
16 69 (6.91%) Software Engineering
17 64 (6.41%) Kanban
18 61 (6.11%) MVVM
19 59 (5.91%) Domain-Driven Design
20 58 (5.81%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 826 (82.68%) C#
2 615 (61.56%) JavaScript
3 352 (35.24%) SQL
4 103 (10.31%) T-SQL
5 56 (5.61%) TypeScript
6 34 (3.40%) VB.NET
7 29 (2.90%) PowerShell
8 24 (2.40%) Ruby
9 22 (2.20%) Java
9 22 (2.20%) Scala
10 17 (1.70%) PL/SQL
11 15 (1.50%) XAML
12 12 (1.20%) C++
12 12 (1.20%) VB
13 9 (0.90%) F#
14 6 (0.60%) ES6
14 6 (0.60%) PHP
14 6 (0.60%) Python
14 6 (0.60%) VBScript
15 3 (0.30%) C
Qualifications
1 55 (5.51%) Security Cleared
2 43 (4.30%) SC Cleared
3 35 (3.50%) Degree
4 21 (2.10%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.20%) ISEB
6 2 (0.20%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.10%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (4.30%) QA
2 6 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.20%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (0.70%) Docker
2 3 (0.30%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.10%) etcd
4 1 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.10%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.10%) vSphere
4 1 (0.10%) Xen
4 1 (0.10%) XenApp
4 1 (0.10%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 31 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (1.30%) Puppet
3 9 (0.90%) Ansible
3 9 (0.90%) Kibana
4 5 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.20%) logstash
6 1 (0.10%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.10%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.10%) Perfmon
6 1 (0.10%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 290 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 77 (7.71%) Oracle
3 31 (3.10%) Sitecore
4 22 (2.20%) Xamarin
5 18 (1.80%) SAP
6 9 (0.90%) Atlassian
6 9 (0.90%) Sybase
7 6 (0.60%) Adobe
7 6 (0.60%) Apigee
8 5 (0.50%) Alterian
8 5 (0.50%) IBM
9 4 (0.40%) DevExpress
9 4 (0.40%) Google
10 3 (0.30%) Infragistics
10 3 (0.30%) Tableau
10 3 (0.30%) Telerik
10 3 (0.30%) Twitter
10 3 (0.30%) VMware
11 2 (0.20%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.20%) Eze Software Group
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 per Day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Source Technology
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Ascend Consulting
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Flexi Working (Some WFH)
Posted: 22 hours ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £330 - £360 per day + flexible working hours
Posted: 17 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
networx
Rate: From £46,250 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Cyber Team
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £565 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: £Negotiable/Flexible
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £325 - £375 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Oscar
Rate: £175 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Intrinsic Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market rates + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
OHO Group Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 12 days ago