Period
to 9 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a WebOps Engineer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Operations Engineer
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 67 95
Rank change year-on-year -26 +28 -
Contract jobs requiring a WebOps Engineer 1 23 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.081% 1.74% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 1.82% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 23 1
Cheshire median daily rate £550 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £525 £458 £463
90th Percentile £575 £550 £488
North West median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +35.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Contract vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 1,178 1,265 1,300
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.23% 95.69% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 764 891 934
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £231 £225
90th Percentile £538 £625 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 49 51
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -13.33% -11.35%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.20 £11.25
90th Percentile £41.50 £35.00 £33.75
North West median hourly rate £19.21 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.94% +14.29% -10.26%

WebOps Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured WebOps Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for WebOps Engineer in Cheshire

WebOps Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WebOps Engineer in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for WebOps Engineer in Cheshire

WebOps Engineer Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, WebOps Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region featuring WebOps Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
1 1 (100.00%) Web Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Automation

WebOps Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) nginx
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Automation
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Web Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform