The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
England / East Midlands
Rank 87 96 88
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing WSDL 7 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.48% 0.062% 0.52%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% 0.22% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £415 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £436
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -2.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.17 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+15.93% -

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 East Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
460 445 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.70% 27.71% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 259 161
Median daily rate £363 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 2
Median hourly rate £21.50 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WSDL
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WSDL across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

WSDL Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

WSDL
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 4 - - 1
Northamptonshire - 2 £348 - 1
Derbyshire - 1 £425 -
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 12 (92.31%) Java
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
1 12 (92.31%) J2EE
1 12 (92.31%) JSP
1 12 (92.31%) Web Services
1 12 (92.31%) XML
2 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) Subversion
2 11 (84.62%) Hibernate
2 11 (84.62%) jQuery
2 11 (84.62%) Struts2
2 11 (84.62%) SOAP
2 11 (84.62%) Struts
2 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 11 (84.62%) DB2
3 10 (76.92%) Ant
3 10 (76.92%) UDDI
3 10 (76.92%) Eclipse
3 10 (76.92%) XML Schema
3 10 (76.92%) XSLT
3 10 (76.92%) XHTML
3 10 (76.92%) Open Source
3 10 (76.92%) Performance Testing
3 10 (76.92%) Apache Flex
3 10 (76.92%) Spring
3 10 (76.92%) Maven
3 10 (76.92%) DB2 UDB
4 7 (53.85%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) Servlets

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (7.69%) JBoss
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Boomi
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) DB2
2 10 (76.92%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Subversion
2 10 (76.92%) Ant
2 10 (76.92%) Eclipse
2 10 (76.92%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Gradle
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
1 12 (92.31%) Java Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Applications Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (7.69%) HTML Developer
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (7.69%) JSP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) J2EE
1 12 (92.31%) JSP
1 12 (92.31%) Web Services
1 12 (92.31%) XML
2 11 (84.62%) CSS
2 11 (84.62%) Hibernate
2 11 (84.62%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) jQuery
2 11 (84.62%) SOAP
2 11 (84.62%) Struts
2 11 (84.62%) Struts2
3 10 (76.92%) Apache Flex
3 10 (76.92%) Spring
3 10 (76.92%) UDDI
3 10 (76.92%) XHTML
3 10 (76.92%) XML Schema
3 10 (76.92%) XSLT
4 2 (15.38%) Servlets
5 1 (7.69%) EJB
5 1 (7.69%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Open Source
1 10 (76.92%) Performance Testing
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) BDD
2 1 (7.69%) CMMI
2 1 (7.69%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.69%) ERP
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) RUP
2 1 (7.69%) SDLC
2 1 (7.69%) SOA
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
2 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
2 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Chordiant
1 1 (7.69%) Dell
1 1 (7.69%) MuleSoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle