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 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services
Rank 13 23 31
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing Web Services 14 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 8.14% 0.67% 4.05%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 45.16% 5.56% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 9
Median daily rate £388 £363 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -14.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.75 £40.00 £33.78
% change year-on-year
+11.87% +18.43%
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
31 18 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 18.02% 12.00% 20.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 33
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £335 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £588 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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 August 2016.

Web Services Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

Web Services
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

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

1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (53.33%) IIS
3 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) Citrix
5 6 (40.00%) NetApp
5 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (40.00%) XenApp
5 6 (40.00%) Akamai
5 6 (40.00%) CloudFront
5 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (40.00%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) C#
7 4 (26.67%) .NET
7 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
7 4 (26.67%) SOA
7 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
7 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
7 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (26.67%) Business Development
7 4 (26.67%) Degree
7 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (26.67%) High Availability

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 8 (53.33%) IIS
2 5 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Confluence
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (40.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) FTP
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
2 2 (13.33%) DHCP
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ERwin
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Web Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Integration Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) HR Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) HR Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Manual Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Integration Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Linked Data
2 3 (20.00%) RIA
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) Business Development
1 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (26.67%) High Availability
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) Presales
1 4 (26.67%) SOA
1 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
1 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
2 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (6.67%) ERP
2 1 (6.67%) ETL
2 1 (6.67%) Kimball Methodology
2 1 (6.67%) Manual Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Migration
2 1 (6.67%) Software Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) XenApp
3 4 (26.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Akamai
2 6 (40.00%) Citrix
2 6 (40.00%) NetApp
2 6 (40.00%) VMware