The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ASP.NET Web API
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 65 92 84
Rank change year-on-year +27 -8  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET Web API 31 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.32% 1.26% 1.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.53% 3.97% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 20 23
Median daily rate £340 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.61% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £286 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £480 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +5.71% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £60.62 -
% change year-on-year -39.78% -  

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 advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 475 604 573
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 35.55% 31.79% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 433 361
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -77.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

ASP.NET Web API
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing ASP.NET Web API as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET Web API in West Yorkshire

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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

ASP.NET Web API
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ASP.NET Web API in West Yorkshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

ASP.NET Web API
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +16 29 £340 +4.61% 3
Wakefield - 1 £275 -
ASP.NET Web API
Yorkshire

ASP.NET Web API
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for ASP.NET Web API.

1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 53 (98.15%) MVC
3 49 (90.74%) C#
4 45 (83.33%) ASP.NET
5 40 (74.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (64.81%) .NET Framework
7 33 (61.11%) JavaScript
7 33 (61.11%) Entity Framework
7 33 (61.11%) AngularJS
8 32 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
9 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
10 25 (46.30%) SQL
11 22 (40.74%) CSS
12 18 (33.33%) Grunt
13 17 (31.48%) Visual Studio
14 16 (29.63%) gulp
15 15 (27.78%) SignalR
15 15 (27.78%) Jasmine
16 14 (25.93%) Sass
16 14 (25.93%) LESS
16 14 (25.93%) TypeScript
17 12 (22.22%) TDD
17 12 (22.22%) Angular 2
18 11 (20.37%) RxJS
18 11 (20.37%) jQuery
19 10 (18.52%) Back Office
19 10 (18.52%) RabbitMQ
20 9 (16.67%) Degree
21 7 (12.96%) HTML
21 7 (12.96%) OO

ASP.NET Web API
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 4 (7.41%) CMS
2 2 (3.70%) Apache Solr
2 2 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (3.70%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) Kentico
3 1 (1.85%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 6 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (33.33%) Grunt
2 17 (31.48%) Visual Studio
3 16 (29.63%) gulp
4 15 (27.78%) Jasmine
5 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.85%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (18.52%) Back Office
2 3 (5.56%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 51 (94.44%) Developer
2 38 (70.37%) .NET Developer
3 14 (25.93%) C# Developer
3 14 (25.93%) SQL Developer
4 8 (14.81%) JavaScript Developer
5 7 (12.96%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (12.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Angular Developer
6 6 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
6 6 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 5 (9.26%) .NET Software Developer
7 5 (9.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.70%) Xamarin Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Architect
10 1 (1.85%) Lead Developer
10 1 (1.85%) Software Engineer
10 1 (1.85%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 40 (74.07%) ASP.NET MVC
4 35 (64.81%) .NET Framework
5 33 (61.11%) AngularJS
5 33 (61.11%) Entity Framework
6 22 (40.74%) CSS
7 15 (27.78%) SignalR
8 14 (25.93%) LESS
8 14 (25.93%) Sass
9 12 (22.22%) Angular 2
10 11 (20.37%) jQuery
10 11 (20.37%) RxJS
11 10 (18.52%) RabbitMQ
12 7 (12.96%) HTML
12 7 (12.96%) MSMQ
13 5 (9.26%) Ajax
14 4 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
15 3 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 3 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) User Experience
3 2 (3.70%) NHS
4 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.85%) RIA
4 1 (1.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Android
1 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (98.15%) MVC
2 32 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.22%) TDD
4 7 (12.96%) OO
4 7 (12.96%) SOLID
5 6 (11.11%) Software Architecture
6 5 (9.26%) Web Development
7 4 (7.41%) BDD
7 4 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.56%) Front End Development
8 3 (5.56%) Scrum
8 3 (5.56%) SOA
9 2 (3.70%) Document Composition
9 2 (3.70%) Microservices
9 2 (3.70%) OOP
9 2 (3.70%) SDLC
9 2 (3.70%) Software Engineering
10 1 (1.85%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 49 (90.74%) C#
2 33 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 25 (46.30%) SQL
4 14 (25.93%) TypeScript
5 6 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.85%) C
6 1 (1.85%) Java
6 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.56%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.70%) Xamarin