The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 26 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing Web Services 16 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.49% 1.31% 2.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 10.42% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 10
Median daily rate £388 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £364
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.50 £40.00 £33.55
% change year-on-year
+11.25% +19.22%
Web Services
East of England

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 Bedfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
56 48 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.73% 12.60% 19.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 33 66
Median daily rate £425 £356 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.38% -7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £275 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £42.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.29% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.38 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 Bedfordshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Web Services
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Web Services Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Web Services
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Web Services within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +11 14 £388 +6.89% 2
Bedford - 1 - - 1
Web Services
East of England

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (32.00%) IIS
4 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (28.00%) SOA
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (24.00%) .NET
6 6 (24.00%) Citrix
6 6 (24.00%) NetApp
6 6 (24.00%) VMware
6 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (24.00%) Akamai
6 6 (24.00%) CloudFront
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (24.00%) XenApp
7 5 (20.00%) RESTful
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.00%) C#
7 5 (20.00%) Windows
7 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (16.00%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (16.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.00%) CRM
8 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (16.00%) Degree
8 4 (16.00%) TOGAF

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 8 (32.00%) IIS
2 5 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (12.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Confluence
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (24.00%) CloudFront
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) FTP
1 3 (12.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) DHCP
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
2 2 (8.00%) SMS
2 2 (8.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) ERwin
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (8.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
1 8 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Architect
3 5 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Web Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) TIBCO Developer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Java Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Middleware Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) RESTful
3 3 (12.00%) JSON
3 3 (12.00%) Middleware
3 3 (12.00%) SOAP
3 3 (12.00%) XML
4 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.00%) Spring
4 2 (8.00%) WSDL
4 2 (8.00%) XSD
5 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.00%) CSS
5 1 (4.00%) CSS3
5 1 (4.00%) HTML
5 1 (4.00%) HTML5
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) REST
5 1 (4.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Linked Data
2 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (12.00%) RIA
3 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Telematics
4 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
1 5 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) SOA
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) Business Development
3 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (16.00%) CRM
3 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (16.00%) High Availability
3 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 4 (16.00%) Presales
3 4 (16.00%) Supplier Management
3 4 (16.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.00%) Line Management
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) ERP
5 1 (4.00%) Manual Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (24.00%) XenApp
3 4 (16.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
1 2 (8.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Akamai
2 6 (24.00%) Citrix
2 6 (24.00%) NetApp
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) BEA
4 3 (12.00%) IBM
4 3 (12.00%) SAP
4 3 (12.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (4.00%) Informatica
5 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
Bedfordshire
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