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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 39 52 19
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -33
Contract jobs citing Web Services 74 54 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.99% 2.92% 7.10%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.78% 12.39% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 35 58
Median daily rate £406 £423 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £508 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £33.64 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.13%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +19.22%
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
537 436 388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 28.96% 23.55% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 383 279 252
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 3
Median hourly rate £29.53 £40.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.18% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
Salford -5 5 £413 +7.14% 1
Bolton - 2 £275 - 3
Stockport - 2 £339 - 2
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 87 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (50.00%) Java
3 55 (34.81%) XML
4 53 (33.54%) JavaScript
5 47 (29.75%) TDD
6 31 (19.62%) HTML
6 31 (19.62%) .NET
7 30 (18.99%) Scrum
7 30 (18.99%) RESTful
8 28 (17.72%) Finance
9 27 (17.09%) Oracle
9 27 (17.09%) BDD
10 26 (16.46%) SOAP
10 26 (16.46%) MVC
10 26 (16.46%) Software Engineering
11 25 (15.82%) Spring
11 25 (15.82%) CSS
11 25 (15.82%) REST
11 25 (15.82%) Jenkins
12 24 (15.19%) SQL Server
12 24 (15.19%) SQL
12 24 (15.19%) JIRA
13 23 (14.56%) J2EE
14 22 (13.92%) C#
14 22 (13.92%) Open Source
15 21 (13.29%) Amazon AWS
15 21 (13.29%) AngularJS
15 21 (13.29%) SDLC
15 21 (13.29%) XSLT
15 21 (13.29%) JSON

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 14 (8.86%) WebSphere
2 11 (6.96%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (6.33%) GeoServer
4 7 (4.43%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.16%) Confluence
6 4 (2.53%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.53%) JBoss
7 3 (1.90%) Apache
7 3 (1.90%) IBM Domino
7 3 (1.90%) IBM Notes
7 3 (1.90%) IIS
8 2 (1.27%) Jetty
8 2 (1.27%) nginx
8 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.63%) CICS
9 1 (0.63%) CMS
9 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.63%) Mule
9 1 (0.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (1.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.29%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.80%) GitHub
3 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.06%) HTTP
2 4 (2.53%) Internet
3 3 (1.90%) AMQP
3 3 (1.90%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.27%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.63%) DNS
5 1 (0.63%) FTP
5 1 (0.63%) ICMP
5 1 (0.63%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.63%) Skype
5 1 (0.63%) SSL
5 1 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (15.19%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.13%) NoSQL
3 14 (8.86%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (7.59%) MongoDB
5 10 (6.33%) GIS
6 8 (5.06%) MySQL
7 4 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.53%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.53%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.27%) Big Data
8 2 (1.27%) DataStage
8 2 (1.27%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.63%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.63%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.63%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 25 (15.82%) Jenkins
2 24 (15.19%) JIRA
3 15 (9.49%) JUnit
4 14 (8.86%) Selenium
5 13 (8.23%) Git (software)
6 10 (6.33%) Mocha
7 7 (4.43%) Subversion
8 6 (3.80%) Hudson
9 4 (2.53%) Maven
9 4 (2.53%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.90%) Calabash
10 3 (1.90%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.90%) Gradle
10 3 (1.90%) Rational Performance Tester
10 3 (1.90%) Robotium
10 3 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.27%) Moq
11 2 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
11 2 (1.27%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (17.72%) Finance
2 9 (5.70%) Local Government
3 6 (3.80%) Banking
4 5 (3.16%) Retail
5 4 (2.53%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.53%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.63%) Advertising
6 1 (0.63%) Billing
6 1 (0.63%) Games
6 1 (0.63%) Law
6 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 96 (60.76%) Developer
2 31 (19.62%) Java Developer
3 14 (8.86%) .NET Developer
4 13 (8.23%) Node.js Developer
5 12 (7.59%) Analyst
6 9 (5.70%) Business Analyst
7 8 (5.06%) GIS Developer
8 7 (4.43%) C# Developer
8 7 (4.43%) Digital Analyst
8 7 (4.43%) Digital Business Analyst
8 7 (4.43%) JavaScript Developer
8 7 (4.43%) Software Engineer
9 6 (3.80%) Architect
9 6 (3.80%) Consultant
9 6 (3.80%) SQL Developer
10 5 (3.16%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (3.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (3.16%) SQL Server Developer
10 5 (3.16%) Test Leader
10 5 (3.16%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (34.81%) XML
2 31 (19.62%) .NET
2 31 (19.62%) HTML
3 30 (18.99%) RESTful
4 26 (16.46%) SOAP
5 25 (15.82%) CSS
5 25 (15.82%) REST
5 25 (15.82%) Spring
6 23 (14.56%) J2EE
7 21 (13.29%) AngularJS
7 21 (13.29%) JSON
7 21 (13.29%) XSLT
8 20 (12.66%) Hibernate
9 19 (12.03%) ASP.NET
9 19 (12.03%) Node.js
10 15 (9.49%) JAXB
11 13 (8.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (8.23%) EJB
12 12 (7.59%) HTML5
12 12 (7.59%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.86%) User Experience
2 12 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.96%) IVR
4 5 (3.16%) Cyberthreat
5 4 (2.53%) Biometrics
5 4 (2.53%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.90%) Streaming Media
7 2 (1.27%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.27%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.27%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.27%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.63%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.63%) NHS
8 1 (0.63%) W3C
8 1 (0.63%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.86%) Windows
2 13 (8.23%) Linux
3 5 (3.16%) Android
3 5 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.53%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.53%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.90%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.27%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.63%) AIX
7 1 (0.63%) HPUX
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.63%) Unix
7 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (55.06%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (29.75%) TDD
3 30 (18.99%) Scrum
4 27 (17.09%) BDD
5 26 (16.46%) MVC
5 26 (16.46%) Software Engineering
6 22 (13.92%) Open Source
7 21 (13.29%) SDLC
8 13 (8.23%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (6.96%) Web Development
10 10 (6.33%) Requirements Analysis
10 10 (6.33%) SOA
10 10 (6.33%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (5.70%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (5.70%) DevOps
12 7 (4.43%) OO
13 6 (3.80%) Analytics
13 6 (3.80%) OOD
13 6 (3.80%) OOP
13 6 (3.80%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 79 (50.00%) Java
2 53 (33.54%) JavaScript
3 24 (15.19%) SQL
4 22 (13.92%) C#
5 19 (12.03%) Python
6 9 (5.70%) PL/SQL
6 9 (5.70%) T-SQL
7 8 (5.06%) PHP
7 8 (5.06%) Ruby
8 7 (4.43%) VB
9 6 (3.80%) Groovy
9 6 (3.80%) VB.NET
10 4 (2.53%) C++
10 4 (2.53%) Objective-C
10 4 (2.53%) VB6
11 3 (1.90%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.90%) Scala
12 2 (1.27%) C
12 2 (1.27%) LotusScript
13 1 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (5.70%) DV Cleared
1 9 (5.70%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.90%) CISSP
3 1 (0.63%) CCIE
3 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.63%) Degree
3 1 (0.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (12.03%) QA
2 2 (1.27%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (8.23%) Docker
2 3 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (3.80%) Puppet
2 1 (0.63%) Ansible
2 1 (0.63%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.63%) Packer
2 1 (0.63%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (17.09%) Oracle
2 11 (6.96%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.33%) ESRI
4 7 (4.43%) IBM
5 6 (3.80%) Atlassian
6 4 (2.53%) Avaya
6 4 (2.53%) Nortel
7 3 (1.90%) Lotus
7 3 (1.90%) VMware
8 2 (1.27%) Talend
8 2 (1.27%) Zend
9 1 (0.63%) Google
9 1 (0.63%) hybris
9 1 (0.63%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.63%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.63%) Splunk
9 1 (0.63%) Telerik
9 1 (0.63%) webMethods
9 1 (0.63%) WSO2
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: £375.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago