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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Web Services over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 17 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Web Services 7 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 4.55% 1.32% 4.93%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.43% 9.52% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 10
Median daily rate £388 £494 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.51% +29.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +21.42%
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 Luton region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
23 21 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 14.94% 13.91% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 28
Median daily rate £425 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

Web Services
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton 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 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 29 July 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Luton region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 6 (85.71%) IIS
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (71.43%) Akamai
2 5 (71.43%) CloudFront
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 4 (57.14%) XenApp
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix
3 4 (57.14%) NetApp
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) High Availability
5 2 (28.57%) RIA
5 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
5 2 (28.57%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (14.29%) DHCP
6 1 (14.29%) FTP
6 1 (14.29%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) SCCM
6 1 (14.29%) SCOM
6 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills

Web Services
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 6 (85.71%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (71.43%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Web Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) RIA
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) High Availability
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Akamai
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) NetApp
2 4 (57.14%) VMware