Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 11 8
Rank change year-on-year -11 -3 +9
Contract jobs citing Web Services 4 19 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 3.13% 16.38% 14.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.11% 44.19% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 21 11
Salford median daily rate £400 £425 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.39% +29.96%
10th Percentile £311 £375 £325
90th Percentile £440 £475 £488
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £395
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +21.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Salford median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate - - £35.57

Web Services 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 Salford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Salford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 36 43 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Salford 28.13% 37.07% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 39 24
Salford median daily rate £425 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.24% +11.54%
10th Percentile £300 £338 £245
90th Percentile £485 £529 £438
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Salford median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £22.76 £35.00
% change year-on-year +53.76% -34.96% +21.74%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Salford.

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

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Salford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Salford over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Salford

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) GPG13
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) GitLab
1 4 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (75.00%) Kibana
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) logstash
2 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) OpenUP
4 1 (25.00%) SMS

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 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) GitLab
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) AWS DevOps
1 3 (75.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) AWS Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) OpenUP
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) GPG13
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Kibana
1 3 (75.00%) logstash