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 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 93 95 78
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing WSDL 7 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.44% 0.19% 0.86%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.61% 0.69% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £550 - £375
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
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
435 437 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.41% 27.48% 24.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 259 210
Median daily rate £375 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 16
Median hourly rate £47.50 £8.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+493.75% -78.66%
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 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
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
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 29 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 - 3 - -
Northamptonshire -2 1 £550 -
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 6 (85.71%) SAP
2 6 (85.71%) SOA
3 4 (57.14%) REST
3 4 (57.14%) XSD
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) RUP
4 3 (42.86%) JNDI
4 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
4 3 (42.86%) QA
4 3 (42.86%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 3 (42.86%) JDBC
4 3 (42.86%) JSP
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) CA
4 3 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
4 3 (42.86%) TIBCO
4 3 (42.86%) CA Service Virtualization
4 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
4 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills

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 3 (42.86%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) Toad
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Developer
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Environment Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) XML Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) SOAP
1 7 (100.00%) XML
2 4 (57.14%) REST
2 4 (57.14%) XSD
3 3 (42.86%) BAPI
3 3 (42.86%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (42.86%) JDBC
3 3 (42.86%) JNDI
3 3 (42.86%) JSP
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (14.29%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) DataPower
2 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (42.86%) Unix
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) RUP
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) V-Model
2 3 (42.86%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Coaching
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) Shell Script
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) CA
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) TIBCO