The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Salford with a requirement for Web Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 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.

Web Services
Manchester / Salford
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 - 2
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 4.17% - 31.82%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% - 58.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £405 £375
% change year-on-year -1.23% +8.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year +9.58% -3.43%  

Web Services is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Salford with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Salford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 10 9 12
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Salford 41.67% 25.71% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 11
Median daily rate £425 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.42% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £348 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Salford citing Web Services as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Salford

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Salford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Salford

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services 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 Salford region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 7 (53.85%) LDAP
2 7 (53.85%) Workflow
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL V3
2 7 (53.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (53.85%) ServiceNow
3 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
3 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
4 5 (38.46%) LAN
4 5 (38.46%) Unix
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) VoIP
4 5 (38.46%) WAN
5 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) IBM
5 4 (30.77%) CISSP
5 4 (30.77%) Apple
5 4 (30.77%) SSCP
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
5 4 (30.77%) XML
5 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (30.77%) Python
5 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
5 4 (30.77%) SDLC

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) LDAP
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) VoIP
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
3 4 (30.77%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (23.08%) Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Redis
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Architect
1 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Lead Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Security Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Security Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) ServiceNow Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 4 (30.77%) Elastic Stack
3 4 (30.77%) RESTful
3 4 (30.77%) XML
4 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) HTML5
5 1 (7.69%) Node.js
5 1 (7.69%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Cyber Attack
2 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 3 (23.08%) Web 2.0
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Unix
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL V3
1 7 (53.85%) Workflow
2 4 (30.77%) Case Management
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (30.77%) DevOps
2 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (30.77%) Open Source
2 4 (30.77%) Patch Management
2 4 (30.77%) SDLC
2 4 (30.77%) Security Operations
2 4 (30.77%) SIEM
2 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 4 (30.77%) Vulnerability Management
3 3 (23.08%) Identity Management
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 3 (23.08%) ITSM
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) Delphi
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) CISSP
2 4 (30.77%) SANS
2 4 (30.77%) SSCP
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) NCDA
3 1 (7.69%) NCIE
3 1 (7.69%) VCAP
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 3 (23.08%) QA
3 1 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Kibana
1 4 (30.77%) logstash
1 4 (30.77%) QRadar
2 3 (23.08%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) ServiceNow
2 4 (30.77%) Apple
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 4 (30.77%) LogRhythm
2 4 (30.77%) Splunk
2 4 (30.77%) Twitter
3 1 (7.69%) Avaya
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) VMware