The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 20 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WSDL 14 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 8.09% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.56% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £423 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
WSDL
Cheshire

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 Chester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
57 24 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 32.95% 16.67% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 20 20
Median daily rate £438 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £388 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester 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 Chester

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in Chester

WSDL
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WSDL across the Chester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

WSDL Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 Chester region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 27 (100.00%) Java
1 27 (100.00%) J2EE
1 27 (100.00%) JDBC
1 27 (100.00%) SOAP
1 27 (100.00%) Web Services
1 27 (100.00%) XML
1 27 (100.00%) Spring
2 26 (96.30%) JAX-WS
3 22 (81.48%) Finance
3 22 (81.48%) AOP
4 21 (77.78%) Kanban
4 21 (77.78%) User Acceptance Testing
4 21 (77.78%) Integration Testing
4 21 (77.78%) Waterfall
4 21 (77.78%) System Integration Testing
4 21 (77.78%) Software Engineering
4 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (77.78%) JAXB
5 15 (55.56%) Oracle
5 15 (55.56%) PL/SQL
5 15 (55.56%) SQL
5 15 (55.56%) Oracle Database
6 14 (51.85%) RESTful
7 13 (48.15%) JSON
7 13 (48.15%) BDD
7 13 (48.15%) XSLT
8 9 (33.33%) WebSphere
8 9 (33.33%) JIRA
8 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (33.33%) Jenkins

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 9 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 9 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 9 (33.33%) JIRA
1 9 (33.33%) Subversion
2 8 (29.63%) JUnit
2 8 (29.63%) Selenium
General
1 22 (81.48%) Finance
2 7 (25.93%) Banking
3 5 (18.52%) International Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 24 (88.89%) Java Developer
3 13 (48.15%) Senior Developer
3 13 (48.15%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (40.74%) Applications Developer
5 10 (37.04%) Java Applications Developer
5 10 (37.04%) Senior Applications Developer
5 10 (37.04%) Senior Java Applications Developer
6 5 (18.52%) Digital Developer
7 3 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (7.41%) XML Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Agile Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking Java Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Java Middleware Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Middleware Developer
9 1 (3.70%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
9 1 (3.70%) Smartphone Developer
9 1 (3.70%) SOA Developer
9 1 (3.70%) SOA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) J2EE
1 27 (100.00%) JDBC
1 27 (100.00%) SOAP
1 27 (100.00%) Spring
1 27 (100.00%) Web Services
1 27 (100.00%) XML
2 26 (96.30%) JAX-WS
3 21 (77.78%) JAXB
4 14 (51.85%) RESTful
5 13 (48.15%) JSON
5 13 (48.15%) XSLT
6 9 (33.33%) Apache Camel
7 8 (29.63%) POJO
8 5 (18.52%) HTML
8 5 (18.52%) JSP
9 4 (14.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (81.48%) AOP
2 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (77.78%) Integration Testing
2 21 (77.78%) Kanban
2 21 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 21 (77.78%) System Integration Testing
2 21 (77.78%) User Acceptance Testing
2 21 (77.78%) Waterfall
3 13 (48.15%) BDD
4 9 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (29.63%) Extreme Programming
5 8 (29.63%) TDD
6 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (55.56%) PL/SQL
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Oracle
2 9 (33.33%) IBM