The table below looks at the statistics for Web Services skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services
Rank 22 15 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Contract jobs citing Web Services 13 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 7.39% 2.60% 8.51%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 23.21% 11.11% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 7
Average daily rate
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£430 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £300 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £300 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £374 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.13 £34.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+26.83% -0.72%
Web Services
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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 Luton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
56 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 31.82% 23.38% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 13 16
Average daily rate £440 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £202 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £298 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Web Services across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Web Services Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Web Services
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Web Services Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Web Services
Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Web Services across the Luton region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services.

1 23 (82.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 23 (82.14%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (78.57%) IIS
2 22 (78.57%) Windows
3 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 19 (67.86%) E-Commerce
4 19 (67.86%) .NET
5 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
6 14 (50.00%) DHCP
6 14 (50.00%) FTP
6 14 (50.00%) DNS
6 14 (50.00%) SCCM
6 14 (50.00%) SCOM
6 14 (50.00%) Akamai
7 13 (46.43%) DevOps
7 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
8 10 (35.71%) PowerShell
9 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
10 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
11 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
11 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (17.86%) VB
11 5 (17.86%) C#
11 5 (17.86%) ITIL
11 5 (17.86%) Project Management
12 4 (14.29%) Finance
12 4 (14.29%) Publishing
12 4 (14.29%) Retail

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Luton region citing Web Services also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Web Services. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (78.57%) IIS
2 4 (14.29%) Confluence
3 2 (7.14%) CMS
4 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (82.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 23 (82.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 14 (50.00%) DHCP
1 14 (50.00%) FTP
1 14 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (14.29%) JIRA
2 4 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 3 (10.71%) Log4Net
4 2 (7.14%) FinalBuilder
4 2 (7.14%) Artifactory
5 1 (3.57%) MSTest
5 1 (3.57%) NUnit
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
1 4 (14.29%) Publishing
1 4 (14.29%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
2 3 (10.71%) Electronics
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Web Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (14.29%) Configuration Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Architect
4 4 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Web Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Configuration Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Siebel Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) .NET
2 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET
3 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 3 (10.71%) XML
4 3 (10.71%) MSMQ
5 2 (7.14%) JSON
5 2 (7.14%) REST
6 1 (3.57%) WCF
6 1 (3.57%) WPF
6 1 (3.57%) WF
6 1 (3.57%) Silverlight
6 1 (3.57%) LINQ
6 1 (3.57%) jQuery
6 1 (3.57%) RESTful
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.57%) HTML
6 1 (3.57%) XSLT
6 1 (3.57%) ODBC
6 1 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (3.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) DTV
2 2 (7.14%) CMDB
3 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) E-Commerce
2 13 (46.43%) DevOps
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 5 (17.86%) Project Management
4 5 (17.86%) ITIL
5 4 (14.29%) SOA
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.71%) Workflow
6 3 (10.71%) CRM
6 3 (10.71%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
6 3 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (10.71%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (3.57%) Use Case
8 1 (3.57%) Logical Data Model
8 1 (3.57%) MVVM
8 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.86%) C#
2 5 (17.86%) VB
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) VBScript
4 1 (3.57%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Golang
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) SCCM
1 14 (50.00%) SCOM
2 5 (17.86%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 14 (50.00%) Akamai
3 3 (10.71%) SAP
4 2 (7.14%) KANA
4 2 (7.14%) hybris
5 1 (3.57%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.57%) Siebel
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