Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 126 163
Rank change year-on-year +25 +37 -3
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 89 78 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.85% 1.34% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.19% 5.23% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 43 11
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +3.70% +5.47%
10th Percentile £308 £300 £300
90th Percentile £523 £529 £488
England median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £23.00 -
England median hourly rate - £24.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -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 1237 1492 1133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 25.70% 25.59% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 819 914 689
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £260 £270 £242
90th Percentile £564 £525 £508
England median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 14 31
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £22.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.00% -26.67% +4.57%
10th Percentile £14.31 £9.58 £11.00
90th Percentile £42.35 £35.41 £43.78
England median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 17 December 2017.

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 17 December 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
Coventry +27 53 £450 +20.00% 5
Warwickshire +5 9 £350 +84.21% 3
Birmingham -16 9 £313 -26.90% 5
Wolverhampton -1 3 £338 -0.74%
Walsall - 3 £310 -
Staffordshire +3 2 £350 +12.00% 3
Solihull +11 1 - - 1
Shropshire - 1 £375 -
ASP.NET Web API
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 89 (100.00%) .NET
2 82 (92.13%) C#
3 74 (83.15%) MVC
4 56 (62.92%) Microsoft Azure
5 55 (61.80%) Agile Software Development
6 52 (58.43%) TDD
6 52 (58.43%) JavaScript
6 52 (58.43%) BDD
7 47 (52.81%) ASP.NET
8 45 (50.56%) SQL Server
8 45 (50.56%) Git (software)
9 43 (48.31%) HTML
10 42 (47.19%) Scrum
11 40 (44.94%) CSS
12 39 (43.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 37 (41.57%) Kanban
14 35 (39.33%) SOLID
15 33 (37.08%) Web Services
16 30 (33.71%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (32.58%) .NET Framework
17 29 (32.58%) SQL
18 26 (29.21%) Enterprise Software
18 26 (29.21%) Dapper ORM
19 23 (25.84%) AngularJS
20 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
21 13 (14.61%) jQuery
21 13 (14.61%) Digital Transformation Programme
22 12 (13.48%) Wiki
22 12 (13.48%) Entity Framework
23 11 (12.36%) Elasticsearch

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 11 (12.36%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (5.62%) CMS
3 4 (4.49%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 56 (62.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.12%) IaaS
3 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (50.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (4.49%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.12%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 45 (50.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.49%) Axure RP
3 2 (2.25%) JIRA
3 2 (2.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.12%) Moq
4 1 (1.12%) NUnit
4 1 (1.12%) PostCSS
General
1 4 (4.49%) Advertising
2 3 (3.37%) Finance
3 1 (1.12%) Law
3 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 84 (94.38%) Developer
2 55 (61.80%) .NET Developer
3 25 (28.09%) C# Developer
4 22 (24.72%) Azure Developer
5 21 (23.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (16.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 8 (8.99%) Agile .NET Developer
7 8 (8.99%) Agile Developer
8 7 (7.87%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (7.87%) Lead Developer
9 6 (6.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (6.74%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (6.74%) SQL Developer
10 5 (5.62%) Angular Developer
10 5 (5.62%) Full Stack Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Web Developer
11 4 (4.49%) Xamarin Developer
12 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Developer
12 3 (3.37%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (52.81%) ASP.NET
3 43 (48.31%) HTML
4 40 (44.94%) CSS
5 39 (43.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (37.08%) Web Services
7 29 (32.58%) .NET Framework
8 26 (29.21%) Dapper ORM
9 23 (25.84%) AngularJS
10 13 (14.61%) jQuery
11 12 (13.48%) Entity Framework
12 9 (10.11%) Node.js
13 8 (8.99%) HTML5
13 8 (8.99%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (6.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 6 (6.74%) WPF
15 5 (5.62%) Backbone.js
15 5 (5.62%) Razor View Engine
15 5 (5.62%) RESTful
15 5 (5.62%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.21%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (13.48%) Wiki
3 8 (8.99%) User Experience
4 6 (6.74%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.12%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.49%) Android
1 4 (4.49%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.12%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (83.15%) MVC
2 55 (61.80%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (58.43%) BDD
3 52 (58.43%) TDD
4 42 (47.19%) Scrum
5 37 (41.57%) Kanban
6 35 (39.33%) SOLID
7 30 (33.71%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (14.61%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 9 (10.11%) Pair Programming
9 9 (10.11%) Refactoring
9 9 (10.11%) SEO
10 8 (8.99%) SDLC
11 5 (5.62%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (5.62%) Unit Testing
11 5 (5.62%) Web Development
12 4 (4.49%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (4.49%) Software Engineering
12 4 (4.49%) Web Application Development
13 3 (3.37%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 82 (92.13%) C#
2 52 (58.43%) JavaScript
3 29 (32.58%) SQL
4 6 (6.74%) T-SQL
5 4 (4.49%) Ruby
5 4 (4.49%) XAML
6 2 (2.25%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.12%) ES6
7 1 (1.12%) Java
7 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.12%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.12%) GNVQ
2 1 (1.12%) HND
2 1 (1.12%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.74%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.25%) Google
3 2 (2.25%) Telerik
4 1 (1.12%) Facebook
4 1 (1.12%) GoCardless
4 1 (1.12%) Sitecore