Period
to 4 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for RESTful skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited RESTful over the 6 months to 4 April 2020 with a comparison to the 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.

RESTful
North West > Manchester
6 months to
4 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 80 64 74
Rank change year-on-year -16 +10 -11
Contract jobs citing RESTful 39 90 74
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Manchester 1.86% 3.13% 2.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.68% 8.63% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 79 58
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £313
90th Percentile £500 £525 £499
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

RESTful is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 584 1,043 1,086
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 27.89% 36.29% 36.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 731 743
Median daily rate £413 £408 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.23% +5.16% +3.33%
10th Percentile £312 £313 £300
90th Percentile £575 £550 £531
North West median daily rate £425 £415 £390
% change year-on-year +2.41% +6.41% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 14
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.88 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.15% +42.26% -47.50%
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.23 £35.00
% change year-on-year -3.38% +3.50% -12.50%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing RESTful as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in Manchester

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing RESTful in Manchester.

Daily rate trend for RESTful in Manchester

RESTful
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing RESTful in Manchester over the 6 months to 4 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for RESTful in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for RESTful.

1 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) TDD
2 16 (41.03%) MySQL
2 16 (41.03%) AWS
3 15 (38.46%) Java
4 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
4 14 (35.90%) Microservices
5 13 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 13 (33.33%) Azure
6 12 (30.77%) Spring
7 11 (28.21%) HTML
7 11 (28.21%) CSS
7 11 (28.21%) OO
7 11 (28.21%) SOA
7 11 (28.21%) Mobile App
7 11 (28.21%) Relational Database
7 11 (28.21%) Software Delivery
7 11 (28.21%) Spring Boot
8 10 (25.64%) GCP
8 10 (25.64%) GitLab
8 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
8 10 (25.64%) React Native
8 10 (25.64%) GitHub
8 10 (25.64%) HTML5
8 10 (25.64%) OOP
8 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
8 10 (25.64%) Pair Programming
9 9 (23.08%) AWS Lambda
9 9 (23.08%) Coaching
9 9 (23.08%) Serverless

RESTful
Co-occurring 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 4 (10.26%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.56%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) CMS
2 1 (2.56%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (41.03%) AWS
2 13 (33.33%) Azure
3 10 (25.64%) GCP
3 10 (25.64%) GitHub
4 9 (23.08%) AWS Lambda
4 9 (23.08%) Serverless
5 4 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
6 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudTrail
6 1 (2.56%) npm
6 1 (2.56%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) HTTP
2 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) MySQL
2 11 (28.21%) Relational Database
3 7 (17.95%) NoSQL
4 6 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 6 (15.38%) Neo4j
5 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 10 (25.64%) GitLab
3 3 (7.69%) Selenium
3 3 (7.69%) Selenium IDE
3 3 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 3 (7.69%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.56%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.56%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) JMeter
4 1 (2.56%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (2.56%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.56%) LoadUI
4 1 (2.56%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.56%) NeoLoad
4 1 (2.56%) Protractor
4 1 (2.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.56%) webpack
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Automotive
3 1 (2.56%) Back Office
3 1 (2.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (69.23%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Senior Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Software Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Java Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Java Software Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) PHP Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Java Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Java Software Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Core Java Developer
6 4 (10.26%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior .NET Software Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Test Automation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.77%) Spring
2 11 (28.21%) CSS
2 11 (28.21%) HTML
2 11 (28.21%) Spring Boot
3 10 (25.64%) HTML5
3 10 (25.64%) React Native
4 8 (20.51%) React
5 7 (17.95%) .NET
5 7 (17.95%) Node.js
6 6 (15.38%) Web Services
7 4 (10.26%) Laravel
8 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.13%) JSON
8 2 (5.13%) SOAP
8 2 (5.13%) Vue.js
9 1 (2.56%) Elastic Stack
9 1 (2.56%) Redux
9 1 (2.56%) Retrofit
9 1 (2.56%) XML
9 1 (2.56%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Mobile App
2 7 (17.95%) Cloud Native
3 4 (10.26%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (41.03%) TDD
3 14 (35.90%) Microservices
4 11 (28.21%) OO
4 11 (28.21%) SOA
4 11 (28.21%) Software Delivery
5 10 (25.64%) Mentoring
5 10 (25.64%) OOP
5 10 (25.64%) Pair Programming
5 10 (25.64%) Software Engineering
6 9 (23.08%) Coaching
7 8 (20.51%) DevOps
7 8 (20.51%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (12.82%) BDD
9 5 (12.82%) E-Commerce
10 4 (10.26%) MVC
11 3 (7.69%) ERP
11 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) Java
2 14 (35.90%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.95%) C#
3 7 (17.95%) ES6
3 7 (17.95%) ES7
3 7 (17.95%) ES8
3 7 (17.95%) PHP
4 4 (10.26%) SQL
5 3 (7.69%) TypeScript
6 2 (5.13%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.56%) Groovy
7 1 (2.56%) Kotlin
7 1 (2.56%) Perl
7 1 (2.56%) PHP 7
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Google
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.69%) SAP