The table below looks at the statistics for the Web Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Engineer
Rank 97 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Web Engineer 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.065% - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.070% - 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£313 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £435 £275
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +58.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.25 -
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -
Web Engineer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1420 1166 847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 92.87% 93.65% 91.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 621 424
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 55 77
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.12% +10.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £33.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

Web Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Engineer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Web Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Web Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Web Engineer across the Manchester region.

Web Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Web Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Web Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Web Engineer in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSD
2 2 (50.00%) XSLT
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Derivative
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Memcached
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Test Management

Web Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Web Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Web Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) HTTP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSD
1 2 (50.00%) XSLT
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (25.00%) jQuery
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Memcached
2 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Derivative
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) HP