Period
to 18 September 2018

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 September 2018 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 31 17
Rank change year-on-year +6 -14 +18
Contract jobs citing Web Services 18 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 6.34% 3.31% 6.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.09% 10.20% 32.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 18
Luton median daily rate £505 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.22% +16.13% -20.51%
10th Percentile £306 £383 £369
90th Percentile £601 £603 £456
Bedfordshire median daily rate £510 £500 £388
% change year-on-year +2.00% +29.03% -14.60%
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 69 98 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 24.30% 32.45% 20.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 78 51
Luton median daily rate £456 £463 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.35% +5.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £287 £275 £308
90th Percentile £600 £553 £606
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Luton median hourly rate - - £36.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £36.00

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 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Web Services in Luton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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 13 (72.22%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (50.00%) Big Data
2 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (44.44%) Analytics
4 7 (38.89%) Linux
4 7 (38.89%) hybris
5 6 (33.33%) Cloudera
5 6 (33.33%) High Availability
5 6 (33.33%) Content Management
5 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (33.33%) Java
5 6 (33.33%) Ansible
5 6 (33.33%) Terraform
6 5 (27.78%) IaaS
6 5 (27.78%) UML
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 5 (27.78%) Retail
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
6 5 (27.78%) Spring
6 5 (27.78%) Problem Management
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (22.22%) F5
7 4 (22.22%) Akamai
7 4 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (22.22%) BIG-IP
7 4 (22.22%) Data Integration
7 4 (22.22%) JPA
7 4 (22.22%) SLA

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 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 13 (72.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (27.78%) IaaS
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (22.22%) Akamai
4 2 (11.11%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (5.56%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) BIG-IP
1 4 (22.22%) DNS
1 4 (22.22%) LAN
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Big Data
2 3 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
4 1 (5.56%) HBase
4 1 (5.56%) Impala
4 1 (5.56%) Mahout
4 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 1 (5.56%) MySQL
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.56%) Parquet
4 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) Maven
General
1 5 (27.78%) Retail
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
3 2 (11.11%) Back Office
3 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Architect
2 4 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) AWS Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Web Manager
5 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Hybris Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Spring
2 4 (22.22%) JPA
2 4 (22.22%) Servlets
3 3 (16.67%) J2EE
3 3 (16.67%) JMS
3 3 (16.67%) REST
4 2 (11.11%) EJB
4 2 (11.11%) JDBC
4 2 (11.11%) Spring MVC
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.56%) Ajax
5 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Avro
5 1 (5.56%) Apache Camel
5 1 (5.56%) HTML5
5 1 (5.56%) Java EE
5 1 (5.56%) Kafka
5 1 (5.56%) React
5 1 (5.56%) SAX
5 1 (5.56%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (44.44%) Analytics
3 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Content Management
3 6 (33.33%) High Availability
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) Problem Management
4 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
4 5 (27.78%) UML
5 4 (22.22%) Data Integration
5 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (22.22%) Task Automation
6 3 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (16.67%) Planning and Forecasting
6 3 (16.67%) SDLC
6 3 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) R
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Flume
2 1 (5.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Ansible
1 6 (33.33%) Terraform
2 1 (5.56%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (5.56%) Kibana
2 1 (5.56%) Oozie
2 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) hybris
2 6 (33.33%) Cloudera
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) F5
5 3 (16.67%) SAP
6 2 (11.11%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (11.11%) Perforce
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.56%) BT
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle
7 1 (5.56%) Talend