Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 17 5
Rank change year-on-year -8 -12 +33
Contract jobs citing Web Services 10 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 4.15% 7.82% 12.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.24% 35.38% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 24
Luton median daily rate £398 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.67% +16.13% +31.91%
10th Percentile £350 £423 £359
90th Percentile £615 £603 £478
Bedfordshire median daily rate £460 £450 £419
% change year-on-year +2.22% +7.46% +15.52%
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 58 65 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 24.07% 22.11% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 50 50
Luton median daily rate £425 £450 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.35% -17.86%
10th Percentile £309 £343 £309
90th Percentile £543 £527 £538
Bedfordshire median daily rate £420 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -6.67% +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Luton median hourly rate £50.00 - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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

Web Services
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Web Services in Luton over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Luton

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Retail
5 3 (30.00%) MVC
5 3 (30.00%) BIG-IP
5 3 (30.00%) Spring
5 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (30.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (30.00%) SLA
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) F5
5 3 (30.00%) High Availability
5 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (30.00%) Terraform
5 3 (30.00%) Serverless
5 3 (30.00%) Planning and Forecasting
5 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon Athena
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon QuickSight
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (20.00%) Big Data

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) Serverless
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (10.00%) Akamai
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (10.00%) Datadog
4 1 (10.00%) IaaS
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) FTP
3 2 (20.00%) HTTP
3 2 (20.00%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (20.00%) SMTP
3 2 (20.00%) SSH
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon Athena
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon QuickSight
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
1 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Data Integration Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Integration Architect
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Architect
3 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Big Data Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Spring
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) Java EE
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (10.00%) JPA
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (20.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (30.00%) High Availability
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (30.00%) Planning and Forecasting
3 3 (30.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Microservices
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Time Management
4 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) Python
2 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Squid
3 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Terraform
2 2 (20.00%) Ansible
2 2 (20.00%) HAProxy
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) Packer
3 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) F5
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Cloudera
3 1 (10.00%) Dynatrace
3 1 (10.00%) hybris
3 1 (10.00%) SAP