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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank - 97 101
Contract jobs citing WSDL 0 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.40% 0.063%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.66% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-1.17% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WSDL
England

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
414 422 429
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 25.89% 24.07% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 254 242
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 25
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £31.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £35.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WSDL across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

WSDL Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing WSDL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WSDL.

1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) BAPI
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing WSDL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WSDL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) CRM Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Software Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Developer
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) BAPI
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) SAP