Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 9 36
Rank change year-on-year -17 +27 -6
Contract jobs citing Web Services 15 32 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 4.64% 10.96% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.74% 45.71% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 24 3
Luton median daily rate £450 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.13% +6.90% +1.75%
10th Percentile £425 £364 £356
90th Percentile £635 £456 £494
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £395 £369
% change year-on-year +13.92% +7.12% +5.36%
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 76 70 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 23.53% 23.97% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 50 47
Luton median daily rate £450 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -19.05% +27.27%
10th Percentile £349 £326 £318
90th Percentile £575 £526 £613
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £389
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.32% +0.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Luton median hourly rate - £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.00% -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - £36.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year - -8.86% -

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 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 10 (66.67%) SOAP
1 10 (66.67%) REST
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) TDD
3 7 (46.67%) Retail
3 7 (46.67%) WCF
3 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (46.67%) TeamCity
3 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (46.67%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (40.00%) UML
4 6 (40.00%) TOGAF
4 6 (40.00%) Software Delivery
5 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 5 (33.33%) JMS
6 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
6 4 (26.67%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
6 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (26.67%) Analytics
6 4 (26.67%) Data Visualisation
7 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (20.00%) SaaS
7 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
7 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
7 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
7 3 (20.00%) Migration

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 (13.33%) Apache Spark
1 2 (13.33%) JBoss
1 2 (13.33%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon EMR
2 2 (13.33%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (6.67%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon QuickSight
3 2 (13.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (13.33%) Apache Hive
3 2 (13.33%) Big Data
3 2 (13.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (13.33%) HBase
3 2 (13.33%) Impala
3 2 (13.33%) Mahout
3 2 (13.33%) QlikView
3 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Git (software)
1 7 (46.67%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (46.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Architect
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Data Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Big Data Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Big Data Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics Architect
5 1 (6.67%) AWS Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) REST
1 10 (66.67%) SOAP
2 7 (46.67%) WCF
3 5 (33.33%) JMS
4 2 (13.33%) EJB
4 2 (13.33%) GraphX
4 2 (13.33%) Java EE
4 2 (13.33%) JDBC
4 2 (13.33%) JPA
4 2 (13.33%) MLlib
4 2 (13.33%) Servlets
4 2 (13.33%) TensorFlow
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (6.67%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
3 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (40.00%) Software Delivery
3 6 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (40.00%) UML
4 5 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 4 (26.67%) Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Data Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) Data Visualisation
5 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
6 3 (20.00%) Data Integration
6 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
7 2 (13.33%) Change Management
7 2 (13.33%) ETL
7 2 (13.33%) SOA
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) C#
2 2 (13.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) R
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) Python
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Mesos
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) SAP
1 2 (13.33%) Tableau
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft