The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 33 39 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs citing Web Services 73 61 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.09% 3.99% 6.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.80% 17.58% 23.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 37 46
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +2.85%
Web Services
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
462 347 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 25.87% 22.72% 26.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 236 214
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +39.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Manchester region.

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stockport -4 8 £300 - 4
Bolton - 2 £275 -
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 108 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (54.80%) Java
3 75 (42.37%) XML
4 62 (35.03%) JavaScript
5 61 (34.46%) TDD
6 58 (32.77%) Scrum
7 43 (24.29%) HTML
8 42 (23.73%) SQL
9 39 (22.03%) REST
10 38 (21.47%) CSS
11 35 (19.77%) RESTful
12 34 (19.21%) Oracle
13 33 (18.64%) Finance
14 32 (18.08%) JSON
14 32 (18.08%) Amazon AWS
15 30 (16.95%) BDD
16 29 (16.38%) .NET
16 29 (16.38%) MVC
17 28 (15.82%) Spring
17 28 (15.82%) Software Engineering
17 28 (15.82%) NoSQL
18 27 (15.25%) XSLT
19 25 (14.12%) J2EE
19 25 (14.12%) SOAP
19 25 (14.12%) Open Source
20 23 (12.99%) AngularJS
20 23 (12.99%) SDLC
20 23 (12.99%) JIRA
21 22 (12.43%) QA
22 21 (11.86%) JUnit

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 19 (10.73%) WebSphere
2 16 (9.04%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (6.21%) GeoServer
4 8 (4.52%) Confluence
5 7 (3.95%) Tomcat
6 5 (2.82%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.69%) CMS
7 3 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.69%) IBM Domino
7 3 (1.69%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.69%) IIS
8 2 (1.13%) Apache
8 2 (1.13%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.56%) CloudStack
9 1 (0.56%) Drupal
9 1 (0.56%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.56%) JBoss
9 1 (0.56%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (2.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (18.08%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.69%) GitHub
4 2 (1.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (1.13%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.56%) IaaS
5 1 (0.56%) Office 365
5 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.04%) HTTP
2 7 (3.95%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.82%) DNS
3 5 (2.82%) SSL
4 4 (2.26%) SMTP
4 4 (2.26%) SNMP
5 2 (1.13%) Internet
6 1 (0.56%) FTP
6 1 (0.56%) H.323
6 1 (0.56%) ICMP
6 1 (0.56%) LAN
6 1 (0.56%) Skype
6 1 (0.56%) VoIP
6 1 (0.56%) VPN
6 1 (0.56%) WAN
6 1 (0.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.82%) NoSQL
2 19 (10.73%) SQL Server
3 11 (6.21%) GIS
3 11 (6.21%) MongoDB
3 11 (6.21%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (5.65%) MySQL
5 5 (2.82%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.26%) DB2
7 2 (1.13%) Big Data
7 2 (1.13%) DataStage
7 2 (1.13%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.13%) Redis
7 2 (1.13%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.13%) Spatial Data
8 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.56%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (12.99%) JIRA
2 21 (11.86%) JUnit
3 17 (9.60%) Subversion
4 16 (9.04%) Git (software)
4 16 (9.04%) Jenkins
5 11 (6.21%) Selenium
6 10 (5.65%) Mocha
7 6 (3.39%) Gradle
8 5 (2.82%) Maven
9 4 (2.26%) Ant
10 3 (1.69%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.69%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.69%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (1.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.13%) Rational Performance Tester
12 1 (0.56%) Axure RP
12 1 (0.56%) Mockito
12 1 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.56%) Vagrant
General
1 33 (18.64%) Finance
2 9 (5.08%) Banking
2 9 (5.08%) Local Government
3 7 (3.95%) Retail
4 6 (3.39%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.26%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.69%) Advertising
6 3 (1.69%) Games
7 2 (1.13%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 121 (68.36%) Developer
2 36 (20.34%) Java Developer
3 15 (8.47%) Node.js Developer
4 12 (6.78%) .NET Developer
4 12 (6.78%) Analyst
5 9 (5.08%) Business Analyst
5 9 (5.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (5.08%) GIS Developer
5 9 (5.08%) Scala Developer
6 8 (4.52%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (3.95%) Digital Analyst
7 7 (3.95%) Digital Business Analyst
7 7 (3.95%) HTML Developer
7 7 (3.95%) SQL Developer
7 7 (3.95%) VB.NET Developer
8 6 (3.39%) Architect
8 6 (3.39%) Lead Developer
8 6 (3.39%) Software Developer
8 6 (3.39%) Software Engineer
8 6 (3.39%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (42.37%) XML
2 43 (24.29%) HTML
3 39 (22.03%) REST
4 38 (21.47%) CSS
5 35 (19.77%) RESTful
6 32 (18.08%) JSON
7 29 (16.38%) .NET
8 28 (15.82%) Spring
9 27 (15.25%) XSLT
10 25 (14.12%) J2EE
10 25 (14.12%) SOAP
11 23 (12.99%) AngularJS
12 21 (11.86%) Node.js
13 19 (10.73%) Hibernate
13 19 (10.73%) jQuery
14 16 (9.04%) JAXB
15 15 (8.47%) HTML5
15 15 (8.47%) Middleware
16 14 (7.91%) EJB
16 14 (7.91%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.30%) User Experience
2 14 (7.91%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (6.78%) IVR
4 9 (5.08%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.26%) Biometrics
5 4 (2.26%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (2.26%) iPad
5 4 (2.26%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.26%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.69%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.69%) Interactive TV
6 3 (1.69%) IPTV
6 3 (1.69%) MHEG
6 3 (1.69%) NHS
6 3 (1.69%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.13%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.13%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.13%) Social Media
7 2 (1.13%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (10.73%) Linux
2 13 (7.34%) Windows
3 9 (5.08%) Unix
4 6 (3.39%) Android
5 4 (2.26%) AIX
5 4 (2.26%) Solaris
5 4 (2.26%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.13%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.13%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (61.02%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (34.46%) TDD
3 58 (32.77%) Scrum
4 30 (16.95%) BDD
5 29 (16.38%) MVC
6 28 (15.82%) Software Engineering
7 25 (14.12%) Open Source
8 23 (12.99%) SDLC
9 18 (10.17%) Web Development
10 16 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
11 13 (7.34%) Kanban
12 11 (6.21%) SOA
12 11 (6.21%) Stakeholder Management
13 10 (5.65%) E-Commerce
13 10 (5.65%) Front End Development
13 10 (5.65%) High Availability
14 9 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (5.08%) Requirements Analysis
14 9 (5.08%) Unit Testing
15 7 (3.95%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 97 (54.80%) Java
2 62 (35.03%) JavaScript
3 42 (23.73%) SQL
4 20 (11.30%) Python
5 15 (8.47%) C#
6 14 (7.91%) Scala
7 9 (5.08%) PHP
7 9 (5.08%) PL/SQL
7 9 (5.08%) Ruby
8 8 (4.52%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.39%) Groovy
10 5 (2.82%) Shell Script
11 4 (2.26%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.69%) C
12 3 (1.69%) C++
12 3 (1.69%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.69%) XPath
13 2 (1.13%) Go
13 2 (1.13%) LotusScript
14 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (5.08%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.52%) DV Cleared
3 5 (2.82%) Degree
4 2 (1.13%) CISSP
4 2 (1.13%) PhD
5 1 (0.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.43%) QA
2 3 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (6.78%) Docker
2 5 (2.82%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.26%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.56%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.56%) vSphere
4 1 (0.56%) Xen
4 1 (0.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.13%) Puppet
3 1 (0.56%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.56%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.56%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (0.56%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.56%) Packer
3 1 (0.56%) Terraform
3 1 (0.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (19.21%) Oracle
2 16 (9.04%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.21%) ESRI
4 10 (5.65%) IBM
5 7 (3.95%) Atlassian
6 5 (2.82%) Avaya
6 5 (2.82%) hybris
7 4 (2.26%) Nortel
7 4 (2.26%) VMware
8 3 (1.69%) Lotus
8 3 (1.69%) OpenTV
8 3 (1.69%) Talend
9 2 (1.13%) Adobe
9 2 (1.13%) Zend
10 1 (0.56%) Citrix
10 1 (0.56%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.56%) Google
10 1 (0.56%) HP
10 1 (0.56%) Splunk
10 1 (0.56%) webMethods
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