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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 40 45 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Contract jobs citing Web Services 74 64 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.08% 3.47% 5.77%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.68% 14.75% 19.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 39 53
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £462 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £35.57 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +18.56%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £33.78
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +18.43%
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
541 434 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 29.82% 23.56% 29.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 273 261
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 £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 2
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 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -4 10 £406 +1.56% 2
Stockport -3 5 £300 - 5
Bolton - 2 £275 - 2
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 74 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (40.41%) Java
3 46 (31.51%) XML
4 45 (30.82%) JavaScript
5 40 (27.40%) TDD
6 36 (24.66%) .NET
7 33 (22.60%) RESTful
8 32 (21.92%) BDD
9 31 (21.23%) SQL Server
10 29 (19.86%) C#
11 27 (18.49%) Jenkins
12 25 (17.12%) Open Source
12 25 (17.12%) Finance
13 24 (16.44%) MVC
13 24 (16.44%) Oracle
13 24 (16.44%) ASP.NET
13 24 (16.44%) Scrum
14 23 (15.75%) SOAP
14 23 (15.75%) HTML
14 23 (15.75%) Windows
14 23 (15.75%) REST
15 22 (15.07%) Amazon AWS
15 22 (15.07%) AngularJS
15 22 (15.07%) JSON
16 21 (14.38%) JIRA
17 20 (13.70%) Hibernate
17 20 (13.70%) Python
17 20 (13.70%) SQL
18 19 (13.01%) Linux
18 19 (13.01%) SDLC

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 12 (8.22%) WebSphere
2 10 (6.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (6.16%) GeoServer
4 8 (5.48%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.42%) JBoss
6 4 (2.74%) CICS
6 4 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.74%) MS Exchange
7 2 (1.37%) Apache
7 2 (1.37%) IIS
7 2 (1.37%) Jetty
7 2 (1.37%) nginx
7 2 (1.37%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.68%) CMS
8 1 (0.68%) Confluence
8 1 (0.68%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.68%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.68%) Mule
8 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (0.68%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (15.07%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.11%) GitHub
4 2 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.79%) HTTP
1 7 (4.79%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.42%) VPN
3 4 (2.74%) Firewall
3 4 (2.74%) Internet
3 4 (2.74%) LAN
3 4 (2.74%) VoIP
3 4 (2.74%) WAN
4 3 (2.05%) AMQP
4 3 (2.05%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (2.05%) Wireless
5 2 (1.37%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.68%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.68%) DNS
6 1 (0.68%) FTP
6 1 (0.68%) ICMP
6 1 (0.68%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.68%) NFC
6 1 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (21.23%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.96%) NoSQL
3 15 (10.27%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (8.22%) MongoDB
5 9 (6.16%) GIS
6 8 (5.48%) MySQL
6 8 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.74%) Redis
8 3 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.05%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.37%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.37%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.68%) DataStage
10 1 (0.68%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.68%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.68%) OrientDB
10 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (18.49%) Jenkins
2 21 (14.38%) JIRA
3 16 (10.96%) Git (software)
4 14 (9.59%) JUnit
4 14 (9.59%) Selenium
5 10 (6.85%) Mocha
6 9 (6.16%) Subversion
7 6 (4.11%) Hudson
7 6 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (3.42%) Maven
9 4 (2.74%) Gradle
9 4 (2.74%) Moq
9 4 (2.74%) NUnit
9 4 (2.74%) TeamCity
10 3 (2.05%) Calabash
10 3 (2.05%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.05%) Robotium
11 2 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.37%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.37%) WiX
General
1 25 (17.12%) Finance
2 4 (2.74%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.05%) Banking
3 3 (2.05%) Games
4 2 (1.37%) Billing
4 2 (1.37%) Retail
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Law
5 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (60.96%) Developer
2 22 (15.07%) Java Developer
3 20 (13.70%) .NET Developer
4 17 (11.64%) Analyst
5 13 (8.90%) Node.js Developer
6 11 (7.53%) C# Developer
7 10 (6.85%) Business Analyst
8 9 (6.16%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (5.48%) Digital Analyst
9 8 (5.48%) Digital Business Analyst
10 7 (4.79%) GIS Developer
10 7 (4.79%) SQL Developer
11 6 (4.11%) Architect
11 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Developer
12 5 (3.42%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (3.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 5 (3.42%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (3.42%) Security Analyst
12 5 (3.42%) Senior Developer
12 5 (3.42%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (31.51%) XML
2 36 (24.66%) .NET
3 33 (22.60%) RESTful
4 24 (16.44%) ASP.NET
5 23 (15.75%) HTML
5 23 (15.75%) REST
5 23 (15.75%) SOAP
6 22 (15.07%) AngularJS
6 22 (15.07%) JSON
7 20 (13.70%) Hibernate
8 18 (12.33%) Node.js
9 17 (11.64%) CSS
9 17 (11.64%) Spring
10 15 (10.27%) J2EE
10 15 (10.27%) XSLT
11 13 (8.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (8.22%) .NET Framework
13 11 (7.53%) EJB
13 11 (7.53%) JAXB
13 11 (7.53%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.85%) IVR
3 8 (5.48%) User Experience
4 4 (2.74%) Biometrics
4 4 (2.74%) Cyber Attack
4 4 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.05%) Streaming Media
6 2 (1.37%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.37%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.37%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.68%) CAN bus
7 1 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.68%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.75%) Windows
2 19 (13.01%) Linux
3 8 (5.48%) Android
4 7 (4.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (4.11%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.42%) Unix
7 4 (2.74%) AIX
7 4 (2.74%) HPUX
8 3 (2.05%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (2.05%) Windows Server
9 2 (1.37%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.68%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (27.40%) TDD
3 32 (21.92%) BDD
4 25 (17.12%) Open Source
5 24 (16.44%) MVC
5 24 (16.44%) Scrum
6 19 (13.01%) SDLC
7 14 (9.59%) Software Engineering
8 12 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (6.85%) Continuous Delivery
9 10 (6.85%) Web Development
10 9 (6.16%) Business Analysis
10 9 (6.16%) Product Management
10 9 (6.16%) SOA
11 8 (5.48%) Analytics
11 8 (5.48%) DevOps
11 8 (5.48%) OOP
12 7 (4.79%) Matrix Organization
12 7 (4.79%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (40.41%) Java
2 45 (30.82%) JavaScript
3 29 (19.86%) C#
4 20 (13.70%) Python
4 20 (13.70%) SQL
5 12 (8.22%) T-SQL
6 11 (7.53%) VB
7 8 (5.48%) Ruby
7 8 (5.48%) VB6
8 6 (4.11%) Groovy
8 6 (4.11%) PHP
8 6 (4.11%) PL/SQL
8 6 (4.11%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.42%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.05%) C++
10 3 (2.05%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.05%) Scala
11 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.68%) C
11 1 (0.68%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (4.79%) CISSP
2 4 (2.74%) SANS
2 4 (2.74%) SSCP
3 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) CCIE
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.68%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.33%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.68%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (8.90%) Docker
2 3 (2.05%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.05%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (4.11%) Puppet
2 4 (2.74%) Kibana
2 4 (2.74%) logstash
2 4 (2.74%) QRadar
3 3 (2.05%) RSA enVision
4 1 (0.68%) Ansible
4 1 (0.68%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.68%) Packer
4 1 (0.68%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (16.44%) Oracle
2 12 (8.22%) Microsoft
3 9 (6.16%) ESRI
4 7 (4.79%) IBM
5 5 (3.42%) Splunk
6 4 (2.74%) Apple
6 4 (2.74%) Avaya
6 4 (2.74%) LogRhythm
6 4 (2.74%) Nortel
7 3 (2.05%) VMware
8 2 (1.37%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.37%) Google
8 2 (1.37%) Zend
9 1 (0.68%) Adobe
9 1 (0.68%) Citrix
9 1 (0.68%) Lotus
9 1 (0.68%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.68%) Telerik
9 1 (0.68%) webMethods
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