Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 2018 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 66 75
Rank change year-on-year -17 +9 +19
Contract jobs citing RESTful 62 93 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.20% 2.93% 2.40%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.84% 8.94% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 69 69
Manchester median daily rate £388 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £305 £315 £337
90th Percentile £475 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £388 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -8.82% - +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Manchester median hourly rate - - £33.50
North West median hourly rate - - £33.50

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 1,061 1,040 1,038
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 37.60% 32.78% 26.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 716 625
Manchester median daily rate £388 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.16% +12.31%
10th Percentile £293 £288 £269
90th Percentile £538 £500 £513
North West median daily rate £390 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +0.65% - +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 33
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £22.76 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.14% -27.74% +8.39%
10th Percentile £17.00 £14.88 £11.50
90th Percentile £44.00 £39.38 £42.00
North West median hourly rate £38.13 £38.50 £33.82
% change year-on-year -0.97% +13.84% +12.73%

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 19 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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
Salford 0 4 £388 -9.36% 1
Altrincham - 2 £338 - 5
Cheadle - 1 £375 -
RESTful
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing RESTful 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 RESTful.

1 35 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (54.84%) JavaScript
3 31 (50.00%) Web Services
4 24 (38.71%) Java
5 22 (35.48%) Spring
5 22 (35.48%) Microservices
6 20 (32.26%) AngularJS
7 18 (29.03%) Spring Boot
7 18 (29.03%) TDD
7 18 (29.03%) Scrum
8 16 (25.81%) React
9 15 (24.19%) BDD
9 15 (24.19%) CSS
9 15 (24.19%) C#
10 14 (22.58%) HTML
11 13 (20.97%) Linux
11 13 (20.97%) MVC
11 13 (20.97%) MongoDB
11 13 (20.97%) DevOps
12 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (19.35%) .NET
12 12 (19.35%) Unit Testing
13 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET
13 11 (17.74%) Node.js
14 10 (16.13%) HTML5
14 10 (16.13%) Jenkins
14 10 (16.13%) MySQL
14 10 (16.13%) JSON
15 9 (14.52%) Kanban
15 9 (14.52%) Windows

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 5 (8.06%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (4.84%) Apache
2 3 (4.84%) nginx
3 1 (1.61%) Drupal
3 1 (1.61%) JBoss
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.61%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (6.45%) Amazon S3
3 3 (4.84%) npm
4 2 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.23%) IaaS
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.23%) PaaS
5 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.61%) Office 365
5 1 (1.61%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) MongoDB
2 10 (16.13%) MySQL
3 9 (14.52%) NoSQL
4 8 (12.90%) SQL Server
5 6 (9.68%) CouchDB
6 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.61%) Hazelcast
7 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.61%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.90%) Selenium
2 8 (12.90%) SpecFlow
3 7 (11.29%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.29%) Maven
4 6 (9.68%) Gradle
4 6 (9.68%) Grunt
4 6 (9.68%) gulp
4 6 (9.68%) JIRA
4 6 (9.68%) TeamCity
5 5 (8.06%) GitLab
6 3 (4.84%) Bower
6 3 (4.84%) Jasmine
6 3 (4.84%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (4.84%) Mocha
6 3 (4.84%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.61%) FitNesse
7 1 (1.61%) JUnit
7 1 (1.61%) MSTest
7 1 (1.61%) NUnit
General
1 4 (6.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (74.19%) Developer
2 21 (33.87%) Java Developer
3 11 (17.74%) JavaScript Developer
4 8 (12.90%) .NET Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Agile Developer
4 8 (12.90%) Agile Java Developer
5 6 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (9.68%) C# Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (8.06%) React Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 4 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (4.84%) Architect
8 3 (4.84%) JSP Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (4.84%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.23%) Consultant
9 2 (3.23%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.00%) Web Services
2 22 (35.48%) Spring
3 20 (32.26%) AngularJS
4 18 (29.03%) Spring Boot
5 16 (25.81%) React
6 15 (24.19%) CSS
7 14 (22.58%) HTML
8 12 (19.35%) .NET
8 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET
9 11 (17.74%) Node.js
10 10 (16.13%) HTML5
10 10 (16.13%) JSON
11 9 (14.52%) CSS3
12 8 (12.90%) jQuery
13 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (11.29%) SignalR
13 7 (11.29%) XML
14 6 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 6 (9.68%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (6.45%) User Experience
3 3 (4.84%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.61%) iPad
5 1 (1.61%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Linux
2 9 (14.52%) Windows
3 3 (4.84%) Unix
4 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (56.45%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (35.48%) Microservices
3 18 (29.03%) Scrum
3 18 (29.03%) TDD
4 15 (24.19%) BDD
5 13 (20.97%) DevOps
5 13 (20.97%) MVC
6 12 (19.35%) Unit Testing
7 9 (14.52%) Kanban
8 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
9 7 (11.29%) Refactoring
9 7 (11.29%) Test Automation
10 6 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (9.68%) Pair Programming
10 6 (9.68%) Software Engineering
11 5 (8.06%) Front End Development
12 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
12 4 (6.45%) Software Architecture
12 4 (6.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) JavaScript
2 24 (38.71%) Java
3 15 (24.19%) C#
4 7 (11.29%) PHP
4 7 (11.29%) SQL
5 5 (8.06%) Ruby
6 3 (4.84%) TypeScript
7 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.23%) GraphQL
8 1 (1.61%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.61%) Erlang
8 1 (1.61%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (9.68%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) GPG13
2 1 (1.61%) PSD2
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (8.06%) Kibana
2 4 (6.45%) logstash
3 3 (4.84%) Ansible
3 3 (4.84%) Puppet
4 1 (1.61%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.61%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.23%) Google
2 2 (3.23%) Zend
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.61%) Splunk