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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 22 29 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 113 106 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.82% 5.43% 5.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.32% 21.33% 16.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 60 59
Median daily rate £400 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £402 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.37% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
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
556 497 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.57% 25.47% 30.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 289 310
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 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £29.50 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.06% +162.22%
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 9 December 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 9 December 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 14 £434 +8.43% 1
Bolton +3 7 £350 +2.94% 1
Web Services
North West

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 78 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (33.52%) Java
3 52 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 52 (28.57%) XML
4 51 (28.02%) RESTful
5 50 (27.47%) TDD
6 48 (26.37%) Linux
7 43 (23.63%) SQL
7 43 (23.63%) Amazon AWS
8 40 (21.98%) REST
9 38 (20.88%) SOAP
10 37 (20.33%) BDD
11 35 (19.23%) Scrum
12 34 (18.68%) Software Engineering
12 34 (18.68%) Windows
12 34 (18.68%) JSON
13 33 (18.13%) Git (software)
14 30 (16.48%) C#
14 30 (16.48%) NoSQL
15 29 (15.93%) .NET
16 28 (15.38%) Spring
17 25 (13.74%) SQL Server
17 25 (13.74%) HTTP
18 24 (13.19%) JUnit
18 24 (13.19%) HTML
19 23 (12.64%) Oracle
19 23 (12.64%) Microsoft Azure
19 23 (12.64%) AngularJS
20 22 (12.09%) High Availability
21 20 (10.99%) Firewall

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 6 (3.30%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.75%) CICS
3 5 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.75%) JBoss
3 5 (2.75%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.75%) WebSphere
4 4 (2.20%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.65%) nginx
6 2 (1.10%) Confluence
6 2 (1.10%) IIS
6 2 (1.10%) Jetty
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.55%) CMS
7 1 (0.55%) Facebook Platform
7 1 (0.55%) Mule
7 1 (0.55%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (4.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 43 (23.63%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (12.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (4.40%) SaaS
4 3 (1.65%) GitHub
5 2 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.10%) IaaS
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%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 25 (13.74%) HTTP
2 20 (10.99%) Firewall
3 12 (6.59%) TCP/IP
4 10 (5.49%) Internet
5 8 (4.40%) WebEx
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%) Wireless
9 3 (1.65%) AMQP
10 2 (1.10%) HTTPS
10 2 (1.10%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.10%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.55%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.55%) Network Security
11 1 (0.55%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.48%) NoSQL
2 25 (13.74%) SQL Server
3 19 (10.44%) MySQL
4 12 (6.59%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.49%) MongoDB
6 9 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (3.30%) Redis
8 4 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.65%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.65%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.10%) Big Data
10 2 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.10%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.10%) MarkLogic
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.10%) SQLite
11 1 (0.55%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (18.13%) Git (software)
2 24 (13.19%) JUnit
3 18 (9.89%) Jenkins
4 17 (9.34%) JIRA
5 10 (5.49%) Subversion
6 7 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.30%) Hudson
8 5 (2.75%) Maven
8 5 (2.75%) Selenium
9 4 (2.20%) Gradle
9 4 (2.20%) Moq
9 4 (2.20%) NUnit
9 4 (2.20%) SoapUI
9 4 (2.20%) TeamCity
9 4 (2.20%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.65%) Babel
10 3 (1.65%) Calabash
10 3 (1.65%) ClearCase
10 3 (1.65%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.65%) Robotium
General
1 16 (8.79%) Finance
2 8 (4.40%) Banking
2 8 (4.40%) Games
3 3 (1.65%) Marketing
4 2 (1.10%) Billing
4 2 (1.10%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.10%) Retail
5 1 (0.55%) Electronics
5 1 (0.55%) Law
5 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 100 (54.95%) Developer
2 33 (18.13%) Java Developer
3 22 (12.09%) .NET Developer
4 18 (9.89%) Software Engineer
5 14 (7.69%) C# Developer
6 12 (6.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (6.59%) Consultant
7 11 (6.04%) Analyst
7 11 (6.04%) IT Consultant
7 11 (6.04%) IT Security Consultant
7 11 (6.04%) Security Consultant
8 9 (4.95%) Architect
8 9 (4.95%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (4.40%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.85%) Agile Developer
10 7 (3.85%) PHP Developer
10 7 (3.85%) Scala Software Engineer
11 6 (3.30%) Android Developer
11 6 (3.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.30%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (28.57%) XML
2 51 (28.02%) RESTful
3 40 (21.98%) REST
4 38 (20.88%) SOAP
5 34 (18.68%) JSON
6 29 (15.93%) .NET
7 28 (15.38%) Spring
8 24 (13.19%) HTML
9 23 (12.64%) AngularJS
10 20 (10.99%) CSS
11 18 (9.89%) ASP.NET
12 16 (8.79%) Hibernate
12 16 (8.79%) Node.js
12 16 (8.79%) XSLT
13 12 (6.59%) .NET Framework
13 12 (6.59%) J2EE
13 12 (6.59%) JPA
13 12 (6.59%) jQuery
13 12 (6.59%) WCF
14 11 (6.04%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.69%) User Experience
2 12 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.75%) Cyber Attack
4 4 (2.20%) SWIFT
4 4 (2.20%) Web 2.0
5 3 (1.65%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.65%) IVR
5 3 (1.65%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.65%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.65%) Streaming Media
6 2 (1.10%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.10%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.10%) Biometrics
6 2 (1.10%) New Media
6 2 (1.10%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.10%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.55%) Interactive TV
7 1 (0.55%) MHEG
7 1 (0.55%) Mobile Games
7 1 (0.55%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 48 (26.37%) Linux
2 34 (18.68%) Windows
3 13 (7.14%) Android
4 12 (6.59%) Unix
5 10 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (4.95%) Apple iOS
7 6 (3.30%) AIX
7 6 (3.30%) Windows Server
7 6 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (2.75%) HPUX
9 3 (1.65%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (1.10%) CentOS
10 2 (1.10%) Mac OS
10 2 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.10%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.10%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.10%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.55%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.55%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (27.47%) TDD
3 37 (20.33%) BDD
4 35 (19.23%) Scrum
5 34 (18.68%) Software Engineering
6 22 (12.09%) High Availability
7 17 (9.34%) MVC
7 17 (9.34%) OOP
8 16 (8.79%) OO
9 14 (7.69%) Information Security
10 13 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (6.59%) Penetration Testing
11 12 (6.59%) SOA
11 12 (6.59%) Unit Testing
12 11 (6.04%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (6.04%) DevOps
13 9 (4.95%) Project Management
13 9 (4.95%) SDLC
14 8 (4.40%) SIEM
14 8 (4.40%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 61 (33.52%) Java
2 52 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 43 (23.63%) SQL
4 30 (16.48%) C#
5 16 (8.79%) Scala
6 13 (7.14%) Python
7 12 (6.59%) T-SQL
8 11 (6.04%) VB
9 9 (4.95%) PHP
10 8 (4.40%) Ruby
10 8 (4.40%) VB6
11 6 (3.30%) Groovy
12 5 (2.75%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.75%) PL/SQL
13 4 (2.20%) C++
14 2 (1.10%) Bash Shell
14 2 (1.10%) ES6
14 2 (1.10%) Perl
14 2 (1.10%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (9.34%) CISSP
2 8 (4.40%) CISMP
3 6 (3.30%) SANS
3 6 (3.30%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.30%) SSCP
4 5 (2.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.55%) CCIE
5 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.55%) Degree
5 1 (0.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.49%) QA
2 9 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (4.40%) COBIT
3 8 (4.40%) ISO27002
4 2 (1.10%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.55%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.30%) ProxySG
1 6 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (3.30%) XenApp
2 2 (1.10%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.10%) Docker
3 1 (0.55%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (3.85%) Puppet
2 6 (3.30%) Kibana
2 6 (3.30%) logstash
2 6 (3.30%) QRadar
3 5 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.20%) RSA enVision
5 3 (1.65%) Ansible
6 2 (1.10%) SCCM
6 2 (1.10%) SCOM
6 2 (1.10%) SCOrch
6 2 (1.10%) SCSM
Vendors
1 23 (12.64%) Oracle
2 19 (10.44%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.69%) Cisco
4 8 (4.40%) Citrix
4 8 (4.40%) IBM
5 7 (3.85%) VMware
6 6 (3.30%) Apple
6 6 (3.30%) Blue Coat
6 6 (3.30%) LogRhythm
6 6 (3.30%) Splunk
6 6 (3.30%) Twitter
6 6 (3.30%) Zend
7 5 (2.75%) NetApp
7 5 (2.75%) ServiceNow
8 4 (2.20%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.65%) Google
10 2 (1.10%) Forcepoint
10 2 (1.10%) Fortinet
10 2 (1.10%) Perforce
10 2 (1.10%) Sophos
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