Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 23 January 2019 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 112 82 118
Rank change year-on-year -30 +36 +54
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 96 105 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.95% 2.22% 1.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.60% 8.54% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 90 48
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £406 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.77% +8.62% +10.81%
10th Percentile £290 £306 £306
90th Percentile £555 £525 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £22.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 - £23.28

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,454 1,229 1,406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.58% 26.03% 25.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 871 802 857
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.96% +7.86%
10th Percentile £313 £256 £275
90th Percentile £573 £563 £525
England median daily rate £495 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +4.21% +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 37 17
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £30.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.54% +27.08% +4.35%
10th Percentile £32.65 £14.21 £10.40
90th Percentile £62.13 £43.75 £33.82
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

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

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

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

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

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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
Coventry -1 55 £475 +5.56% 3
Birmingham +13 13 £475 +49.02% 14
Warwickshire +4 8 £500 +42.86% 2
Worcestershire - 4 £431 - 3
Staffordshire -14 3 £350 +8.53% 12
Walsall -10 1 £310 +2.48% 2
Herefordshire - 1 £375 -
ASP.NET Web API
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 92 (95.83%) .NET
2 80 (83.33%) C#
3 69 (71.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 63 (65.63%) MVC
5 61 (63.54%) JavaScript
6 57 (59.38%) ASP.NET
7 55 (57.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 52 (54.17%) HTML
9 49 (51.04%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (47.92%) SQL Server
10 46 (47.92%) Git (software)
11 45 (46.88%) SQL
12 43 (44.79%) CSS
13 42 (43.75%) Web Services
14 38 (39.58%) Continuous Integration
15 36 (37.50%) TDD
16 35 (36.46%) Scrum
17 33 (34.38%) Dapper ORM
18 32 (33.33%) Kanban
19 31 (32.29%) BDD
19 31 (32.29%) SOLID
20 24 (25.00%) .NET Framework
21 21 (21.88%) Microsoft
21 21 (21.88%) AngularJS
22 18 (18.75%) jQuery
23 17 (17.71%) Technical Leadership
24 16 (16.67%) T-SQL
25 14 (14.58%) TypeScript
26 13 (13.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
27 12 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services

ASP.NET Web API
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (3.13%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.04%) CMS
Business Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 69 (71.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.25%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (4.17%) Azure Data Factory
3 4 (4.17%) PaaS
3 4 (4.17%) SaaS
4 3 (3.13%) GitHub
5 2 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.04%) Azure Functions
6 1 (1.04%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (47.92%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (5.21%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.13%) OLAP
7 2 (2.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.08%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.08%) Power BI
7 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.04%) Cloud Spanner
8 1 (1.04%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (1.04%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.04%) Redis
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (47.92%) Git (software)
2 9 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 6 (6.25%) JIRA
4 6 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (3.13%) Subversion
6 2 (2.08%) Axure RP
6 2 (2.08%) Hudson
7 1 (1.04%) MSTest
7 1 (1.04%) NUnit
General
1 3 (3.13%) Finance
2 2 (2.08%) Marketing
3 1 (1.04%) Retail
3 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 81 (84.38%) Developer
2 45 (46.88%) .NET Developer
3 27 (28.13%) C# Developer
4 17 (17.71%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (16.67%) Lead Developer
6 14 (14.58%) Angular Developer
7 13 (13.54%) Azure Developer
8 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Developer
9 8 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
9 8 (8.33%) Agile Developer
9 8 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
10 7 (7.29%) Agile C# Developer
11 6 (6.25%) .NET Applications Developer
11 6 (6.25%) Applications Developer
11 6 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (6.25%) C# Application Developer
11 6 (6.25%) Lead C# Developer
12 5 (5.21%) Architect
12 5 (5.21%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (5.21%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (95.83%) .NET
2 57 (59.38%) ASP.NET
3 55 (57.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 52 (54.17%) HTML
5 43 (44.79%) CSS
6 42 (43.75%) Web Services
7 33 (34.38%) Dapper ORM
8 24 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 21 (21.88%) AngularJS
10 18 (18.75%) jQuery
11 12 (12.50%) .NET Core
12 11 (11.46%) Angular 2
13 8 (8.33%) HTML5
14 7 (7.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (6.25%) CSS3
15 6 (6.25%) OAuth
16 5 (5.21%) Kendo UI
16 5 (5.21%) REST
16 5 (5.21%) WCF
17 4 (4.17%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.29%) User Experience
3 3 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.04%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.21%) Windows
2 2 (2.08%) Android
2 2 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (65.63%) MVC
2 49 (51.04%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (39.58%) Continuous Integration
4 36 (37.50%) TDD
5 35 (36.46%) Scrum
6 32 (33.33%) Kanban
7 31 (32.29%) BDD
7 31 (32.29%) SOLID
8 17 (17.71%) Technical Leadership
9 11 (11.46%) CRM
9 11 (11.46%) Microservices
10 10 (10.42%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 10 (10.42%) Workflow
11 7 (7.29%) API Development
11 7 (7.29%) Web Development
12 5 (5.21%) Continuous Delivery
12 5 (5.21%) Migration
13 4 (4.17%) Data Migration
13 4 (4.17%) SDLC
14 3 (3.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 80 (83.33%) C#
2 61 (63.54%) JavaScript
3 45 (46.88%) SQL
4 16 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 14 (14.58%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.08%) Scala
6 2 (2.08%) XAML
7 1 (1.04%) C
7 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.04%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) GDPR
2 1 (1.04%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.25%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.08%) Telerik