Period
to 15 January 2019

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 15 January 2019 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
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 83 65
Rank change year-on-year +34 -18 +11
Contract jobs citing RESTful 128 62 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.29% 2.23% 2.92%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.80% 5.94% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 49 68
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -8.82% -
10th Percentile £313 £306 £315
90th Percentile £525 £475 £500
North West median daily rate £414 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +3.44% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester 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 1,085 1,044 1,027
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 36.36% 37.47% 32.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 767 724 711
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - +6.16%
10th Percentile £313 £294 £288
90th Percentile £556 £538 £500
North West median daily rate £405 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +4.52% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 5
Manchester median hourly rate £21.88 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +25.00% -49.21%
10th Percentile £12.37 £17.00 £14.80
90th Percentile £36.13 £44.00 £39.43
North West median hourly rate £35.61 £38.88 £38.75
% change year-on-year -8.39% +0.32% +14.58%

RESTful
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for RESTful in Manchester

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing RESTful in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for RESTful in Manchester

RESTful
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing RESTful in Manchester over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for RESTful in Manchester

RESTful
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 RESTful within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 15 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheadle +3 4 £369 -1.67% 3
Salford -3 2 £339 -12.58% 2
Stockport - 2 £375 - 6
RESTful
North West

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, 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 86 (67.19%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (51.56%) Web Services
3 48 (37.50%) .NET
4 47 (36.72%) Java
5 41 (32.03%) TDD
6 37 (28.91%) JavaScript
7 33 (25.78%) C#
7 33 (25.78%) JIRA
8 30 (23.44%) Microsoft Azure
9 29 (22.66%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (22.66%) Scrum
9 29 (22.66%) SQL
10 27 (21.09%) Spring
10 27 (21.09%) CSS
11 26 (20.31%) HTML
11 26 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
12 25 (19.53%) GitHub
13 22 (17.19%) JSON
14 21 (16.41%) Git (software)
14 21 (16.41%) BDD
14 21 (16.41%) E-Commerce
14 21 (16.41%) Microsoft
15 20 (15.63%) MVC
15 20 (15.63%) XML
15 20 (15.63%) Node.js
16 19 (14.84%) HTML5
16 19 (14.84%) jQuery
17 18 (14.06%) CSS3
17 18 (14.06%) NoSQL
17 18 (14.06%) Microservices

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 (3.13%) Apache
2 3 (2.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.56%) Confluence
3 2 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 30 (23.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (20.31%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (19.53%) GitHub
4 2 (1.56%) npm
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.78%) IaaS
5 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.06%) NoSQL
2 17 (13.28%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.81%) RavenDB
4 8 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (5.47%) MongoDB
5 7 (5.47%) MySQL
6 3 (2.34%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (2.34%) Big Data
7 2 (1.56%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.78%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.78%) Blockchain
8 1 (0.78%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (25.78%) JIRA
2 21 (16.41%) Git (software)
3 16 (12.50%) Jenkins
3 16 (12.50%) Selenium
4 10 (7.81%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (7.81%) Visual Studio
5 9 (7.03%) AccuRev
6 8 (6.25%) PyCharm
7 7 (5.47%) Maven
8 6 (4.69%) Gradle
9 4 (3.13%) Bitbucket
9 4 (3.13%) JSUnit
9 4 (3.13%) JUnit
9 4 (3.13%) Mockito
9 4 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (3.13%) Vagrant
10 3 (2.34%) Mercurial
10 3 (2.34%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (2.34%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.56%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (7.03%) Retail
2 7 (5.47%) Marketing
3 3 (2.34%) Finance
3 3 (2.34%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.56%) Electronics
4 2 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Back Office
5 1 (0.78%) Billing
5 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 116 (90.63%) Developer
2 31 (24.22%) Java Developer
3 28 (21.88%) .NET Developer
4 18 (14.06%) C# Developer
5 14 (10.94%) Agile Developer
6 13 (10.16%) Agile Java Developer
6 13 (10.16%) Software Developer
7 12 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (8.59%) Android Developer
8 11 (8.59%) React Developer
9 9 (7.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 8 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
10 8 (6.25%) Django Developer
10 8 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
11 7 (5.47%) .NET Software Developer
12 6 (4.69%) iOS Developer
13 5 (3.91%) Angular Developer
13 5 (3.91%) Applications Developer
13 5 (3.91%) Node.js Developer
13 5 (3.91%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (51.56%) Web Services
2 48 (37.50%) .NET
3 27 (21.09%) CSS
3 27 (21.09%) Spring
4 26 (20.31%) HTML
5 22 (17.19%) JSON
6 20 (15.63%) Node.js
6 20 (15.63%) XML
7 19 (14.84%) HTML5
7 19 (14.84%) jQuery
8 18 (14.06%) CSS3
9 17 (13.28%) ASP.NET
9 17 (13.28%) React
10 16 (12.50%) Spring Boot
11 14 (10.94%) AngularJS
11 14 (10.94%) SOAP
12 12 (9.38%) ASP.NET Core
13 11 (8.59%) Django
13 11 (8.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.81%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.25%) Semantic Web
3 7 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.47%) User Experience
4 4 (3.13%) Animation
4 4 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (3.13%) NHS
5 3 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.78%) Blog
6 1 (0.78%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.78%) Cyberattack
6 1 (0.78%) Digital TV
6 1 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.78%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.16%) Android
2 8 (6.25%) Linux
3 6 (4.69%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.91%) Unix
5 1 (0.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (67.19%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (32.03%) TDD
3 29 (22.66%) Continuous Integration
3 29 (22.66%) Scrum
4 21 (16.41%) BDD
4 21 (16.41%) E-Commerce
5 20 (15.63%) MVC
6 18 (14.06%) Microservices
7 17 (13.28%) DevOps
8 16 (12.50%) OO
9 14 (10.94%) Test Automation
9 14 (10.94%) Unit Testing
10 11 (8.59%) Android Development
10 11 (8.59%) Computer Science
10 11 (8.59%) SDLC
10 11 (8.59%) SOA
11 9 (7.03%) Front End Development
11 9 (7.03%) Kanban
11 9 (7.03%) Web Application Development
12 8 (6.25%) Ontologies
Programming Languages
1 47 (36.72%) Java
2 37 (28.91%) JavaScript
3 33 (25.78%) C#
4 29 (22.66%) SQL
5 16 (12.50%) Java 8
6 10 (7.81%) VB.NET
7 6 (4.69%) Apple Swift
7 6 (4.69%) R
8 5 (3.91%) Kotlin
8 5 (3.91%) PHP
9 4 (3.13%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.34%) Delphi
10 3 (2.34%) PHP 7
10 3 (2.34%) Python
10 3 (2.34%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.56%) Groovy
11 2 (1.56%) Scala
12 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (8.59%) Degree
2 3 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.03%) QA
2 4 (3.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (9.38%) Docker
2 1 (0.78%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 2 (1.56%) Terraform
2 1 (0.78%) Ansible
2 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (16.41%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.25%) Atlassian
3 6 (4.69%) SAP
4 4 (3.13%) Oracle
4 4 (3.13%) Zend
5 3 (2.34%) Adobe
6 2 (1.56%) Black Duck
6 2 (1.56%) hybris
7 1 (0.78%) Apple
7 1 (0.78%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.78%) Google
7 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.78%) UiPath