Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 109 119 115
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4 +46
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 65 91 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.52% 1.80% 1.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.03% 6.04% 5.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 57 40
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +24.14% +3.57%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £250
90th Percentile £544 £530 £490
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
West Midlands median hourly rate - £29.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.00% +4.17%
England median hourly rate £33.25 £29.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year +12.71% -12.59% +40.63%

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 1,078 1,506 1,046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.19% 29.72% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 935 711
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £263
90th Percentile £575 £573 £563
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 21
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £28.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.74% +4.55% +14.58%
England median hourly rate £45.00 £41.53 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.36% +3.83% +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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +9 44 £438 -7.89% 5
Birmingham +4 9 £475 - 8
Shropshire - 4 £463 - 2
ASP.NET Web API
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 62 (95.38%) C#
3 55 (84.62%) JavaScript
4 51 (78.46%) Azure
5 50 (76.92%) HTML
5 50 (76.92%) SQL Server
5 50 (76.92%) Git (software)
6 48 (73.85%) CSS
7 46 (70.77%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (69.23%) ASP.NET
8 45 (69.23%) MVC
9 43 (66.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 41 (63.08%) Web Services
10 41 (63.08%) TDD
11 40 (61.54%) Kanban
11 40 (61.54%) Scrum
12 39 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
13 38 (58.46%) .NET Framework
14 36 (55.38%) BDD
15 35 (53.85%) SOLID
16 34 (52.31%) Dapper ORM
17 27 (41.54%) Architectural Design
18 24 (36.92%) Enterprise Software
19 22 (33.85%) Digital Transformation Programme
20 20 (30.77%) SQL
21 16 (24.62%) AngularJS
21 16 (24.62%) Technical Leadership
22 15 (23.08%) NgRx
23 14 (21.54%) .NET Core
24 12 (18.46%) TypeScript

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 1 (1.54%) CMS
1 1 (1.54%) NServiceBus
1 1 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 51 (78.46%) Azure
2 3 (4.62%) PaaS
2 3 (4.62%) Serverless
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (3.08%) AWS
3 2 (3.08%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (3.08%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (3.08%) GitHub
3 2 (3.08%) SaaS
4 1 (1.54%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (1.54%) Azure Functions
4 1 (1.54%) Azure Stack
4 1 (1.54%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.54%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.15%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.54%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 50 (76.92%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.62%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.54%) JIRA
5 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 4 (6.15%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (98.46%) Developer
2 35 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 18 (27.69%) Lead Developer
4 9 (13.85%) Angular Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Backend Developer
5 8 (12.31%) Lead .NET Developer
6 7 (10.77%) C# Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Azure Developer
7 6 (9.23%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Agile Developer
8 5 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.69%) SQL Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Architect
9 4 (6.15%) Lead Architect
10 3 (4.62%) Agile C# Developer
10 3 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (4.62%) Software Developer
11 2 (3.08%) .NET Architect
11 2 (3.08%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) .NET
2 50 (76.92%) HTML
3 48 (73.85%) CSS
4 45 (69.23%) ASP.NET
5 43 (66.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 41 (63.08%) Web Services
7 38 (58.46%) .NET Framework
8 34 (52.31%) Dapper ORM
9 16 (24.62%) AngularJS
10 15 (23.08%) NgRx
11 14 (21.54%) .NET Core
12 9 (13.85%) RxJS
12 9 (13.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 4 (6.15%) CSS3
15 2 (3.08%) HTML5
15 2 (3.08%) jQuery
15 2 (3.08%) Kendo UI
15 2 (3.08%) RESTful
15 2 (3.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 24 (36.92%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (10.77%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (6.15%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (70.77%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (69.23%) MVC
3 41 (63.08%) TDD
4 40 (61.54%) Kanban
4 40 (61.54%) Scrum
5 39 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (55.38%) BDD
7 35 (53.85%) SOLID
8 27 (41.54%) Architectural Design
9 22 (33.85%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 16 (24.62%) Technical Leadership
11 8 (12.31%) Project Delivery
12 6 (9.23%) DevOps
12 6 (9.23%) Front End Development
12 6 (9.23%) Software Architecture
13 4 (6.15%) Web Design
14 3 (4.62%) Continuous Deployment
14 3 (4.62%) Cross-Browser Development
14 3 (4.62%) OOP
15 2 (3.08%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (95.38%) C#
2 55 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 20 (30.77%) SQL
4 12 (18.46%) TypeScript
5 5 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.62%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.54%) C
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.08%) Telerik
3 1 (1.54%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.54%) Twitter
3 1 (1.54%) WSO2