Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 2018 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 105 153
Rank change year-on-year -4 +48 0
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 99 82 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.95% 1.71% 1.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.39% 7.02% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 63 30
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% +15.38% -13.33%
10th Percentile £290 £293 £299
90th Percentile £588 £508 £428
England median daily rate £450 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.00% +8.70% -
10th Percentile £29.25 £25.00 £22.00
90th Percentile £29.75 £25.00 £24.00
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% +4.17% -40.00%

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 1,549 1,168 1,602
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 30.59% 24.38% 25.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 938 774 986
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £563 £513
England median daily rate £475 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 38 17
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £30.58 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.16% +32.96% -19.57%
10th Percentile £14.00 £18.38 £10.40
90th Percentile £61.94 £41.15 £39.82
England median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £37.50
% 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 18 November 2018.

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 18 November 2018. 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 -10 50 £450 +1.41% 2
Birmingham +3 13 £475 +33.33% 7
Warwickshire +10 10 £500 +48.15% 5
Wolverhampton - 10 £475 -
Staffordshire -3 8 £350 - 13
Walsall 0 1 £310 -1.59% 1
ASP.NET Web API
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, 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 97 (97.98%) .NET
2 79 (79.80%) C#
3 74 (74.75%) JavaScript
4 66 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 65 (65.66%) Microsoft Azure
6 59 (59.60%) MVC
7 55 (55.56%) HTML
8 49 (49.49%) SQL
8 49 (49.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 48 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (47.47%) CSS
11 41 (41.41%) SQL Server
12 39 (39.39%) Git (software)
13 38 (38.38%) Web Services
14 35 (35.35%) Scrum
14 35 (35.35%) TDD
14 35 (35.35%) BDD
15 34 (34.34%) Microsoft
16 32 (32.32%) Kanban
16 32 (32.32%) Dapper ORM
17 30 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
18 27 (27.27%) SOLID
19 24 (24.24%) .NET Framework
19 24 (24.24%) Workflow
20 23 (23.23%) CRM
21 22 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 22 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
22 21 (21.21%) Dynamics CRM
22 21 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 20 (20.20%) WCF

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 2 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.01%) CMS
Business Applications
1 21 (21.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.02%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 65 (65.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (20.20%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (3.03%) GitHub
4 2 (2.02%) Office 365
4 2 (2.02%) PaaS
5 1 (1.01%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.01%) Azure Functions
5 1 (1.01%) Force.com
5 1 (1.01%) IaaS
5 1 (1.01%) SaaS
5 1 (1.01%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (1.01%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (41.41%) SQL Server
2 22 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (21.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.06%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.03%) OLAP
7 2 (2.02%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.01%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (1.01%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.01%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.01%) Power BI
8 1 (1.01%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 39 (39.39%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.04%) Axure RP
3 4 (4.04%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (3.03%) Hudson
5 2 (2.02%) JIRA
5 2 (2.02%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.01%) MSTest
6 1 (1.01%) NUnit
General
1 15 (15.15%) Marketing
2 9 (9.09%) Back Office
3 8 (8.08%) Local Government
4 7 (7.07%) Finance
5 4 (4.04%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.03%) Electronics
6 3 (3.03%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.01%) Automotive
7 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (85.86%) Developer
2 46 (46.46%) .NET Developer
3 19 (19.19%) Azure Developer
3 19 (19.19%) C# Developer
4 16 (16.16%) Microsoft Developer
5 13 (13.13%) Angular Developer
6 12 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (11.11%) Agile .NET Developer
7 11 (11.11%) Agile Developer
8 10 (10.10%) Lead Developer
9 6 (6.06%) Consultant
9 6 (6.06%) CRM Developer
9 6 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 6 (6.06%) Lead .NET Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Architect
10 5 (5.05%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Consultant
10 5 (5.05%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.04%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (4.04%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (97.98%) .NET
2 66 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 55 (55.56%) HTML
4 49 (49.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 47 (47.47%) CSS
6 38 (38.38%) Web Services
7 32 (32.32%) Dapper ORM
8 24 (24.24%) .NET Framework
9 20 (20.20%) WCF
10 18 (18.18%) AngularJS
11 17 (17.17%) jQuery
12 11 (11.11%) .NET Core
13 10 (10.10%) HTML5
14 8 (8.08%) Angular 2
15 7 (7.07%) CSS3
16 6 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 5 (5.05%) Node.js
17 5 (5.05%) OAuth
17 5 (5.05%) WPF
18 4 (4.04%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (12.12%) User Experience
3 3 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.01%) Social Media
4 1 (1.01%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.04%) Android
1 4 (4.04%) Apple iOS
2 3 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (59.60%) MVC
2 48 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (35.35%) BDD
3 35 (35.35%) Scrum
3 35 (35.35%) TDD
4 32 (32.32%) Kanban
5 30 (30.30%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (27.27%) SOLID
7 24 (24.24%) Workflow
8 23 (23.23%) CRM
9 15 (15.15%) Migration
10 14 (14.14%) Creative Thinking
10 14 (14.14%) Data Migration
11 13 (13.13%) OOP
12 12 (12.12%) OO
12 12 (12.12%) Problem Management
13 7 (7.07%) Business Analysis
13 7 (7.07%) Digital Transformation Programme
13 7 (7.07%) Project Management
14 6 (6.06%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 79 (79.80%) C#
2 74 (74.75%) JavaScript
3 49 (49.49%) SQL
4 13 (13.13%) TypeScript
5 7 (7.07%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.04%) XAML
7 1 (1.01%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.01%) C
7 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.01%) DBS Check
1 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.01%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 34 (34.34%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.04%) Xamarin
3 3 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (3.03%) SAP
4 2 (2.02%) Telerik
5 1 (1.01%) Mercator
5 1 (1.01%) Twitter