Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 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 > Stockport
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 27 16
Rank change year-on-year +22 -11 -4
Contract jobs citing Web Services 29 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 27.62% 2.69% 2.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 44.62% 7.14% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 1
Stockport median daily rate £410 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.67% -14.29% +23.89%
10th Percentile £400 £235 £325
90th Percentile £430 £378 £375
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £391
% change year-on-year - +2.24% +20.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Stockport median hourly rate - - £37.50
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 Stockport with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Stockport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 65 70 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stockport 61.90% 37.63% 42.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 59 16
Stockport median daily rate £410 £413 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.61% +26.92% +1.56%
10th Percentile £356 £250 £268
90th Percentile £468 £545 £456
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 11
Stockport median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +118.75% -54.29% +21.74%

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Stockport

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Stockport over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 19 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 28 (96.55%) Java
1 28 (96.55%) Apache CXF
1 28 (96.55%) Apache Camel
2 26 (89.66%) JUnit
3 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
3 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
4 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
4 4 (13.79%) Apache
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.34%) Open Source
5 3 (10.34%) Coaching
5 3 (10.34%) DevOps
6 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (6.90%) Fraud Detection
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Core
7 1 (3.45%) Nightwatchjs
7 1 (3.45%) Service Design
7 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.45%) SMACSS
7 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (3.45%) C#
7 1 (3.45%) TDD
7 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
7 1 (3.45%) Web Development
7 1 (3.45%) QA
7 1 (3.45%) Selenium
7 1 (3.45%) jQuery
7 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing

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 4 (13.79%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 26 (89.66%) JUnit
2 1 (3.45%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (96.55%) Java Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Senior Developer
3 9 (31.03%) Senior Java Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Java Team Leader
4 5 (17.24%) Lead Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (96.55%) Apache Camel
1 28 (96.55%) Apache CXF
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Core
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) jQuery
2 1 (3.45%) Nightwatchjs
2 1 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) AIX
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
2 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.34%) Coaching
2 3 (10.34%) DevOps
2 3 (10.34%) Open Source
3 2 (6.90%) Fraud Detection
4 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.45%) MVC
4 1 (3.45%) Service Design
4 1 (3.45%) SMACSS
4 1 (3.45%) TDD
4 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.45%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) C#
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
1 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle