Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 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
UK
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 308 358
Rank change year-on-year +105 +50 +221
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 1213 874 724
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.27% 0.80% 0.64%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.97% 2.80% 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 909 622 560
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £290 £303 £281
90th Percentile £538 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 2
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £37.50 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -21.05% -
10th Percentile £29.88 £21.71 £39.00
90th Percentile £48.50 £64.68 £56.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +6.25% -15.79% -

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 30535 31258 30648
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 32.02% 28.44% 27.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 21135 21823 20216
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £306 £290 £268
90th Percentile £613 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +6.67% +1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 396 422
UK median hourly rate £40.25 £36.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.27% -1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £15.08 £13.00 £15.50
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.50 £53.59
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £36.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +14.58% -2.70% +8.82%

ASP.NET Web API
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 27 July 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 27 July 2017.

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

ASP.NET Web API
Top 16 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 27 July 2017. 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 +101 1138 £400 +6.67% 311
UK excluding London +83 713 £350 - 219
London +108 494 £450 +9.09% 102
South East +46 221 £350 +3.70% 57
North of England +66 142 £338 -0.74% 61
South West +44 127 £351 +0.14% 23
Midlands +37 96 £325 -7.14% 42
North West +75 80 £350 +7.69% 45
Yorkshire +35 61 £325 -4.06% 15
East of England +17 56 £375 - 26
West Midlands +27 48 £338 -10.00% 24
East Midlands +25 48 £315 +3.28% 17
Scotland +73 32 £488 +52.34% 8
Northern Ireland -25 27 £338 -14.56% 1
Wales -30 12 £450 +14.29% 1
North East +30 1 £285 -18.57% 1

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 1199 (98.85%) .NET
2 1062 (87.55%) C#
3 868 (71.56%) ASP.NET
4 867 (71.48%) MVC
5 688 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
6 664 (54.74%) JavaScript
7 628 (51.77%) SQL Server
8 555 (45.75%) AngularJS
9 506 (41.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 498 (41.06%) HTML
11 490 (40.40%) SQL
12 458 (37.76%) CSS
13 442 (36.44%) TDD
14 365 (30.09%) Microsoft
15 347 (28.61%) .NET Framework
16 317 (26.13%) Microsoft Azure
17 305 (25.14%) Scrum
18 291 (23.99%) jQuery
19 284 (23.41%) WCF
20 270 (22.26%) Web Services
21 234 (19.29%) Entity Framework
22 226 (18.63%) Finance
23 199 (16.41%) HTML5
24 198 (16.32%) T-SQL
25 195 (16.08%) REST
26 191 (15.75%) Git (software)
27 185 (15.25%) BDD
28 175 (14.43%) Team Foundation Server
29 171 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
29 171 (14.10%) Greenfield Project

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 89 (7.34%) CMS
2 67 (5.52%) Elasticsearch
3 53 (4.37%) IIS
4 50 (4.12%) Umbraco
5 46 (3.79%) NServiceBus
6 34 (2.80%) Sitecore CMS
7 33 (2.72%) SharePoint
8 22 (1.81%) Confluence
8 22 (1.81%) EPiServer
9 11 (0.91%) Apache Solr
10 10 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 8 (0.66%) Apache Spark
12 6 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.33%) WebSphere
13 4 (0.33%) WebSphere Portal
14 2 (0.16%) Apache
14 2 (0.16%) Kentico
15 1 (0.082%) nginx
15 1 (0.082%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.25%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.082%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 84 (6.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 5 (0.41%) SessionCam
4 1 (0.082%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.082%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 317 (26.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 147 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (2.64%) GitHub
4 28 (2.31%) SaaS
5 25 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
6 24 (1.98%) PaaS
7 13 (1.07%) IaaS
8 11 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.58%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
10 4 (0.33%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.33%) Office 365
11 3 (0.25%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.082%) Amazon CloudSearch
13 1 (0.082%) Azure Machine Learning
13 1 (0.082%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.082%) Slack
13 1 (0.082%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.24%) HTTP
2 13 (1.07%) Internet
3 8 (0.66%) DNS
3 8 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.41%) IMAP
4 5 (0.41%) SMTP
5 3 (0.25%) ATM
5 3 (0.25%) Intranet
6 2 (0.16%) AMQP
6 2 (0.16%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.16%) SMS
6 2 (0.16%) Wireshark
7 1 (0.082%) DHCP
7 1 (0.082%) FTP
7 1 (0.082%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.082%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 628 (51.77%) SQL Server
2 159 (13.11%) NoSQL
3 114 (9.40%) MongoDB
4 79 (6.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 52 (4.29%) Relational Database
5 52 (4.29%) SQL Server 2012
6 49 (4.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 47 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 34 (2.80%) Hadoop
9 33 (2.72%) SQL Server 2014
10 30 (2.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 27 (2.23%) Azure SQL Database
12 24 (1.98%) SQL Server 2016
13 20 (1.65%) Oracle Database
14 18 (1.48%) Redis
15 17 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 15 (1.24%) Big Data
17 12 (0.99%) DocumentDB
18 11 (0.91%) RDBMS
19 9 (0.74%) GIS
Development Applications
1 191 (15.75%) Git (software)
2 175 (14.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 145 (11.95%) Visual Studio
4 128 (10.55%) Octopus Deploy
4 128 (10.55%) TeamCity
5 84 (6.92%) NUnit
6 64 (5.28%) Moq
7 58 (4.78%) Visual Studio Team System
8 49 (4.04%) JIRA
9 48 (3.96%) SpecFlow
10 39 (3.22%) ReSharper
11 38 (3.13%) Subversion
12 29 (2.39%) MSBuild
13 25 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 24 (1.98%) gulp
14 24 (1.98%) Selenium
15 20 (1.65%) MSTest
16 15 (1.24%) Hudson
17 14 (1.15%) JSUnit
18 12 (0.99%) NuGet
General
1 226 (18.63%) Finance
2 91 (7.50%) Banking
3 49 (4.04%) Marketing
4 36 (2.97%) Retail
5 32 (2.64%) Manufacturing
6 30 (2.47%) Electronics
6 30 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 28 (2.31%) Investment Banking
8 23 (1.90%) Front Office
9 18 (1.48%) Financial Institution
10 13 (1.07%) Law
11 12 (0.99%) Advertising
12 11 (0.91%) Back Office
13 10 (0.82%) Legal
14 6 (0.49%) Automotive
15 5 (0.41%) Games
16 4 (0.33%) Publishing
17 3 (0.25%) Digital Economy
17 3 (0.25%) Interactive Media
18 2 (0.16%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1089 (89.78%) Developer
2 739 (60.92%) .NET Developer
3 456 (37.59%) C# Developer
4 320 (26.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 171 (14.10%) ASP.NET Developer
6 137 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 136 (11.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 136 (11.21%) Full Stack Developer
8 129 (10.63%) Senior Developer
9 126 (10.39%) Angular Developer
10 85 (7.01%) Senior .NET Developer
11 64 (5.28%) Azure Developer
12 62 (5.11%) CRM Developer
13 58 (4.78%) Software Developer
14 57 (4.70%) SQL Developer
15 56 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
16 47 (3.87%) Senior C# Developer
17 44 (3.63%) Microsoft Developer
18 42 (3.46%) Dynamics CRM Developer
19 40 (3.30%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1199 (98.85%) .NET
2 868 (71.56%) ASP.NET
3 555 (45.75%) AngularJS
4 506 (41.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 498 (41.06%) HTML
6 458 (37.76%) CSS
7 347 (28.61%) .NET Framework
8 291 (23.99%) jQuery
9 284 (23.41%) WCF
10 270 (22.26%) Web Services
11 234 (19.29%) Entity Framework
12 199 (16.41%) HTML5
13 195 (16.08%) REST
14 150 (12.37%) RESTful
15 137 (11.29%) React
16 113 (9.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 108 (8.90%) KnockoutJS
18 107 (8.82%) JSON
18 107 (8.82%) XML
19 102 (8.41%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 171 (14.10%) Greenfield Project
2 56 (4.62%) User Experience
3 53 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (3.22%) Public Cloud
5 31 (2.56%) Fintech
6 25 (2.06%) Blog
7 24 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 24 (1.98%) N-Tier
8 21 (1.73%) Computer Science
8 21 (1.73%) Hedge funds
9 19 (1.57%) Client/Server
10 15 (1.24%) Algorithms
10 15 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (1.07%) Online Banking
12 11 (0.91%) Mobile App
13 9 (0.74%) NHS
14 8 (0.66%) Digital Media
14 8 (0.66%) W3C
15 5 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
15 5 (0.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 110 (9.07%) Windows
2 27 (2.23%) Android
3 26 (2.14%) Apple iOS
4 24 (1.98%) Windows Server
5 10 (0.82%) Unix
6 5 (0.41%) Linux
7 3 (0.25%) VMS
7 3 (0.25%) Windows 10
7 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.082%) AIX
9 1 (0.082%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.082%) Solaris
9 1 (0.082%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.082%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.082%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.082%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 867 (71.48%) MVC
2 688 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
3 442 (36.44%) TDD
4 305 (25.14%) Scrum
5 185 (15.25%) BDD
6 171 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
7 167 (13.77%) Unit Testing
8 165 (13.60%) SOLID
9 138 (11.38%) Microservices
10 136 (11.21%) Web Development
11 129 (10.63%) DevOps
12 119 (9.81%) OO
13 112 (9.23%) CRM
14 109 (8.99%) Software Engineering
15 99 (8.16%) E-Commerce
16 94 (7.75%) SOA
17 76 (6.27%) CQRS
18 74 (6.10%) Front End Development
19 73 (6.02%) Test Automation
20 72 (5.94%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1062 (87.55%) C#
2 664 (54.74%) JavaScript
3 490 (40.40%) SQL
4 198 (16.32%) T-SQL
5 89 (7.34%) TypeScript
6 48 (3.96%) VB.NET
7 47 (3.87%) PL/SQL
8 37 (3.05%) PowerShell
9 27 (2.23%) Java
10 26 (2.14%) Ruby
10 26 (2.14%) VB
11 23 (1.90%) Scala
12 15 (1.24%) F#
13 14 (1.15%) ES6
13 14 (1.15%) VB6
14 9 (0.74%) XAML
15 7 (0.58%) ECMAScript
15 7 (0.58%) VBScript
16 6 (0.49%) PHP
16 6 (0.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (3.71%) Security Cleared
2 39 (3.22%) SC Cleared
3 34 (2.80%) Degree
4 13 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (0.99%) DV Cleared
6 9 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.41%) MCTS
8 1 (0.082%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.082%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.082%) MCSE
8 1 (0.082%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (3.54%) QA
2 2 (0.16%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.082%) GDPR
3 1 (0.082%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.082%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.082%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (2.06%) Docker
2 15 (1.24%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.082%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.082%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 38 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (1.15%) Puppet
3 12 (0.99%) Ansible
3 12 (0.99%) Kibana
4 4 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.33%) Kubernetes
5 3 (0.25%) Terraform
6 1 (0.082%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.082%) Consul
6 1 (0.082%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 365 (30.09%) Microsoft
2 95 (7.83%) Oracle
3 53 (4.37%) Sitecore
4 35 (2.89%) SAP
5 24 (1.98%) Xamarin
6 18 (1.48%) Google
7 15 (1.24%) Siebel
8 13 (1.07%) Apigee
8 13 (1.07%) Atlassian
9 12 (0.99%) Sybase
10 11 (0.91%) Telerik
11 9 (0.74%) DevExpress
12 8 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.41%) Ensighten
13 5 (0.41%) Twitter
14 4 (0.33%) ESRI
14 4 (0.33%) IBM
14 4 (0.33%) Red Hat
14 4 (0.33%) Syncfusion
15 3 (0.25%) RedGate
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: £375 per day (circa)
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + Flexible working
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day + Flexible working
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stepstone UK
Rate: Competitive Salary plus generous benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
onezeero.
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + Some homeworking
Posted: 7 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £351 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
onezeero.
Rate: £325 - £350 per day + Flexible working pattern
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £400 - £445 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £350 to £390 per day 3 month contract
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + WFH, Flexi, Latest Tech
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £330 - £360 per day + flexible working hours
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Cognitive Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £460 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
Venn Group
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £450 - £490 per day
Posted: 7 days ago