Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Web Engineer was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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 Engineer
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 160 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 - +124
Contract jobs requiring a Web Engineer 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.20% 0.056% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.060% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Manchester median daily rate £463 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% - -
North West median daily rate £463 £325 £425
% change year-on-year +42.31% -23.53% +19.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester 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 Manchester. 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
Manchester
Contract vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 2797 3351 3569
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 94.39% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1768 2143 2062
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £232 £239 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 81 141
Manchester median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.38% +10.34%
10th Percentile £11.34 £10.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £41.10 £37.50 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +25.00%

Web Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Web Engineer in Manchester

Web Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Engineer in Manchester

Web Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Web Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region featuring Web Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (16.67%) GPG13
3 1 (16.67%) logstash
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Kibana
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) GitLab
3 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack

Web Engineer Skill Set
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 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) GitLab
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (16.67%) JSON
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) GPG13
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Kibana
1 1 (16.67%) logstash