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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services
North West / Manchester
Rank 16 36 28
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 100 95 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 7.43% 4.96% 5.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.68% 17.53% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 57 55
Median daily rate £400 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £388 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +14.28%

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
441 542 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.79% 28.29% 28.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 327 289
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 17 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £28.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% +3.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 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
Salford -1 13 £440 +3.52%
Bolton +6 7 £325 -4.41% 4
Wigan - 1 £338 -
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 79 (43.41%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (32.42%) JavaScript
3 54 (29.67%) Java
4 50 (27.47%) Amazon AWS
5 49 (26.92%) Linux
6 47 (25.82%) RESTful
7 46 (25.27%) SQL
8 45 (24.73%) TDD
9 44 (24.18%) XML
10 39 (21.43%) Scrum
11 38 (20.88%) SOAP
11 38 (20.88%) REST
12 34 (18.68%) BDD
12 34 (18.68%) Software Engineering
13 33 (18.13%) Windows
14 30 (16.48%) NoSQL
14 30 (16.48%) Git (software)
15 29 (15.93%) JSON
16 28 (15.38%) .NET
17 26 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
17 26 (14.29%) AngularJS
18 25 (13.74%) C#
18 25 (13.74%) HTML
18 25 (13.74%) Spring
19 24 (13.19%) MySQL
19 24 (13.19%) SQL Server
19 24 (13.19%) HTTP
20 23 (12.64%) Firewall
21 22 (12.09%) Microsoft
22 21 (11.54%) 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 8 (4.40%) Apache
2 5 (2.75%) CICS
2 5 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (2.75%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.75%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.20%) JBoss
4 3 (1.65%) nginx
4 3 (1.65%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.10%) IIS
5 2 (1.10%) Jetty
5 2 (1.10%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.55%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.55%) CMS
6 1 (0.55%) Facebook Platform
6 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.55%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (5.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (27.47%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.40%) SaaS
4 3 (1.65%) GitHub
4 3 (1.65%) IaaS
5 2 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.55%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.55%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.55%) Office 365
6 1 (0.55%) PaaS
6 1 (0.55%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.19%) HTTP
2 23 (12.64%) Firewall
3 11 (6.04%) TCP/IP
4 9 (4.95%) LDAP
4 9 (4.95%) WebEx
5 8 (4.40%) Internet
6 6 (3.30%) LAN
6 6 (3.30%) VoIP
6 6 (3.30%) VPN
6 6 (3.30%) WAN
7 5 (2.75%) VLAN
8 4 (2.20%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (2.20%) Wireless
9 3 (1.65%) HTTPS
10 2 (1.10%) AMQP
10 2 (1.10%) Bluetooth
10 2 (1.10%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.10%) NFC
10 2 (1.10%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.48%) NoSQL
2 24 (13.19%) MySQL
2 24 (13.19%) SQL Server
3 16 (8.79%) Relational Database
4 11 (6.04%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (3.30%) Redis
7 4 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.65%) Couchbase
8 3 (1.65%) SQLite
9 2 (1.10%) Big Data
9 2 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.10%) MarkLogic
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.55%) DB2
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 30 (16.48%) Git (software)
2 21 (11.54%) JUnit
3 16 (8.79%) Jenkins
4 15 (8.24%) JIRA
5 10 (5.49%) Selenium
6 8 (4.40%) Subversion
7 7 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.75%) Hudson
8 5 (2.75%) Visual Studio
9 4 (2.20%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.20%) Moq
9 4 (2.20%) NUnit
9 4 (2.20%) SoapUI
9 4 (2.20%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (1.65%) Babel
10 3 (1.65%) ClearCase
10 3 (1.65%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.10%) GoCD
11 2 (1.10%) IntelliJ
General
1 16 (8.79%) Finance
2 10 (5.49%) Banking
3 9 (4.95%) Games
4 4 (2.20%) Retail
5 3 (1.65%) Marketing
6 2 (1.10%) Billing
7 1 (0.55%) Electronics
7 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (53.85%) Developer
2 30 (16.48%) Java Developer
3 20 (10.99%) .NET Developer
4 18 (9.89%) Software Engineer
5 14 (7.69%) Architect
6 13 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 13 (7.14%) Consultant
7 12 (6.59%) IT Consultant
7 12 (6.59%) IT Security Consultant
7 12 (6.59%) JavaScript Developer
7 12 (6.59%) Security Consultant
8 9 (4.95%) Agile Developer
9 8 (4.40%) Analyst
9 8 (4.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (4.40%) PHP Developer
9 8 (4.40%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.85%) AWS Developer
10 7 (3.85%) Scala Software Engineer
11 6 (3.30%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (25.82%) RESTful
2 44 (24.18%) XML
3 38 (20.88%) REST
3 38 (20.88%) SOAP
4 29 (15.93%) JSON
5 28 (15.38%) .NET
6 26 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 25 (13.74%) HTML
7 25 (13.74%) Spring
8 16 (8.79%) CSS
8 16 (8.79%) Node.js
9 14 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (7.14%) JPA
11 12 (6.59%) .NET Framework
11 12 (6.59%) ASP.NET
11 12 (6.59%) Hibernate
12 11 (6.04%) XSLT
13 10 (5.49%) Entity Framework
13 10 (5.49%) HTML5
13 10 (5.49%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.49%) User Experience
3 8 (4.40%) Web 2.0
4 5 (2.75%) Cyber Attack
5 4 (2.20%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.20%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.20%) SWIFT
6 3 (1.65%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.10%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.10%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.10%) New Media
8 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.55%) Interactive TV
8 1 (0.55%) IPTV
8 1 (0.55%) MHEG
8 1 (0.55%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.55%) Social Media
8 1 (0.55%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 49 (26.92%) Linux
2 33 (18.13%) Windows
3 12 (6.59%) Android
3 12 (6.59%) Unix
3 12 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (4.95%) Apple iOS
5 8 (4.40%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.30%) AIX
7 5 (2.75%) HPUX
8 4 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.65%) CentOS
9 3 (1.65%) Windows 10
9 3 (1.65%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.10%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.10%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.55%) Fedora
11 1 (0.55%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (43.41%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (24.73%) TDD
3 39 (21.43%) Scrum
4 34 (18.68%) BDD
4 34 (18.68%) Software Engineering
5 21 (11.54%) High Availability
6 17 (9.34%) DevOps
6 17 (9.34%) OO
7 15 (8.24%) Information Security
7 15 (8.24%) OOP
8 13 (7.14%) ITIL
8 13 (7.14%) ITIL V3
8 13 (7.14%) MVC
8 13 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
8 13 (7.14%) Workflow
9 11 (6.04%) SDLC
9 11 (6.04%) Unit Testing
10 10 (5.49%) Continuous Delivery
10 10 (5.49%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 59 (32.42%) JavaScript
2 54 (29.67%) Java
3 46 (25.27%) SQL
4 25 (13.74%) C#
5 17 (9.34%) Python
6 14 (7.69%) Scala
7 11 (6.04%) VB
8 10 (5.49%) Ruby
8 10 (5.49%) T-SQL
9 9 (4.95%) PHP
10 8 (4.40%) VB6
11 5 (2.75%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.75%) Perl
12 4 (2.20%) C++
12 4 (2.20%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.65%) Korn
13 3 (1.65%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.65%) Shell Script
14 2 (1.10%) ES6
14 2 (1.10%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 18 (9.89%) CISSP
2 9 (4.95%) CISMP
3 8 (4.40%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.40%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.30%) SANS
4 6 (3.30%) SSCP
5 2 (1.10%) Degree
6 1 (0.55%) CCIE
6 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.14%) QA
2 10 (5.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (4.95%) COBIT
3 9 (4.95%) ISO27002
4 2 (1.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (4.40%) ProxySG
1 8 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (4.40%) XenApp
2 4 (2.20%) Docker
3 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.55%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (3.85%) Ansible
1 7 (3.85%) Kibana
1 7 (3.85%) logstash
1 7 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (3.85%) Puppet
2 6 (3.30%) QRadar
3 4 (2.20%) RSA enVision
4 3 (1.65%) Terraform
5 2 (1.10%) SCCM
5 2 (1.10%) SCOM
5 2 (1.10%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.10%) SCSM
6 1 (0.55%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 22 (12.09%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.44%) Oracle
3 17 (9.34%) Cisco
4 14 (7.69%) ServiceNow
5 11 (6.04%) Twitter
6 10 (5.49%) Citrix
7 9 (4.95%) VMware
8 8 (4.40%) Blue Coat
9 7 (3.85%) Apple
9 7 (3.85%) Splunk
9 7 (3.85%) Zend
10 6 (3.30%) Google
10 6 (3.30%) IBM
10 6 (3.30%) LogRhythm
10 6 (3.30%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.75%) NetApp
12 2 (1.10%) Forcepoint
12 2 (1.10%) Fortinet
12 2 (1.10%) Perforce
12 2 (1.10%) Sophos
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