The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 24 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 / Stockport
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 13 10
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3  
Contract jobs citing Web Services 4 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 11.76% 9.41% 2.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 14.29% 20.00% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 0
Median daily rate £375 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -  
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 Stockport with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Stockport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 28 40 11
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 82.35% 47.06% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 33 10
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
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 Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 Stockport

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stockport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Stockport

Web Services
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services in Stockport.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Web Services in Stockport

For the 6 months to 24 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) SMACSS
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) QA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Apache CXF
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Core
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle

Web Services
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Full Stack Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Camel
1 2 (50.00%) Apache CXF
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Core
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) SMACSS
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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