The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 106 116 123
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Contract jobs citing WSDL 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.15% 0.079% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.75% 0.41% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
WSDL
South East

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 Berkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
402 489 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.75% 19.37% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 295 308
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 3
Median hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £20.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.55 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing WSDL as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WSDL across the Berkshire region.

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

WSDL
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WSDL across the Berkshire region.

WSDL Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WSDL 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) SOAP
2 6 (66.67%) XML
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) JSON
2 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (66.67%) REST
3 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 4 (44.44%) UML
4 3 (33.33%) JBoss
4 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 3 (33.33%) EMV
4 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (22.22%) OOD
5 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) TDD

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (33.33%) JBoss
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) C# WCF Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Migration Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) WCF Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 6 (66.67%) JSON
2 6 (66.67%) REST
2 6 (66.67%) SOAP
2 6 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Framework
4 2 (22.22%) AngularJS
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) React
4 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (22.22%) WCF
4 2 (22.22%) Web Services
4 2 (22.22%) XSD
4 2 (22.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) EMV
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
2 4 (44.44%) UML
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Domain-Driven Design
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) MVVM
4 2 (22.22%) OOD
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) SOLID
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
1 6 (66.67%) Java
1 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
2 2 (22.22%) XPath
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle