Period
to 18 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for Web Services skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Web Services over the 6 months to 18 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Web Services
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
18 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 22 36
Rank change year-on-year -6 +14 -1
Contract jobs citing Web Services 2 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.09% 6.06% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.14% 22.50% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 3
Luton median daily rate £563 £480 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.19% +31.51% -5.81%
10th Percentile £529 £306 £242
90th Percentile £586 £586 £385
Bedfordshire median daily rate £508 £510 £525
% change year-on-year -0.49% -2.86% +23.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Web Services is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Luton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 28 80 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 15.30% 26.94% 36.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 68 77
Luton median daily rate £450 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.13% -20.10%
10th Percentile £322 £281 £213
90th Percentile £675 £579 £535
Bedfordshire median daily rate £438 £450 £388
% change year-on-year -2.78% +16.13% -11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 - -

Web Services
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

Job postings citing Web Services as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Luton.

Job vacancy trend for Web Services in Luton

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Web Services in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 July 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Web Services also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Luton region with a requirement for Web Services.

1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) UML
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) REST

Web Services
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) JMS
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Security Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) UML