The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 6 12 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs citing Web Services 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 7.55% 2.70% 5.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.00% 16.67% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £338 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £36.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+17.80% -8.75%
Web Services
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
20 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 37.74% 16.22% 18.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 7
Median daily rate £450 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedford region citing Web Services as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) Core Animation
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Android Development
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
2 2 (40.00%) Apple Swift
2 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (40.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (40.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Android Developer
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) RESTful
2 2 (40.00%) Core Animation
2 2 (40.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Android
1 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Android Development
2 2 (40.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Apple Swift
1 2 (40.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript