The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 492 507 463
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -44
Contract jobs citing WSDL 131 112 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.26% 0.22% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.89% 0.77% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 69 78
Median daily rate £483 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.28% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £530 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
WSDL
UK

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14715 14476 13561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 29.50% 28.05% 27.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10384 9930 8896
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 209 194
Median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.91 £18.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.15 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in England

WSDL
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WSDL across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

WSDL Daily Rate Histogram in England

WSDL
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

WSDL Hourly Rate Trend in England

WSDL
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
London +6 42 £550 +20.54% 5
South West +19 31 £638 +91.72%
North West +5 20 £475 +0.52% 4
South East -10 16 £400 -5.88% 2
East Midlands +3 7 £550 -
Yorkshire -12 7 £409 +9.00%
East of England +19 4 £356 -20.83% 3
West Midlands -28 4 £323 -42.66% 2
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WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 England region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 177 (71.95%) XML
2 160 (65.04%) SOAP
3 151 (61.38%) Web Services
4 141 (57.32%) XSD
5 139 (56.50%) Java
6 118 (47.97%) Agile Software Development
7 117 (47.56%) SOA
8 99 (40.24%) REST
9 94 (38.21%) Oracle
10 72 (29.27%) J2EE
11 69 (28.05%) SQL
12 61 (24.80%) JSON
13 57 (23.17%) Jenkins
14 50 (20.33%) JIRA
15 49 (19.92%) JSP
16 48 (19.51%) Data Modelling
16 48 (19.51%) Security Cleared
17 47 (19.11%) Finance
18 45 (18.29%) JDBC
18 45 (18.29%) XSLT
19 44 (17.89%) Maven
20 43 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
21 42 (17.07%) WebSphere
22 41 (16.67%) Spring
23 40 (16.26%) RESTful
23 40 (16.26%) SC Cleared
24 38 (15.45%) TDD
24 38 (15.45%) IBM
25 37 (15.04%) HTML
26 35 (14.23%) Migration

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 42 (17.07%) WebSphere
2 18 (7.32%) WebSphere Application Server
3 16 (6.50%) Confluence
4 14 (5.69%) Mule
5 13 (5.28%) Mule ESB
5 13 (5.28%) WebLogic
6 11 (4.47%) JBoss
6 11 (4.47%) Oracle Service Bus
7 9 (3.66%) MQSeries
8 8 (3.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 8 (3.25%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (3.25%) CICS
9 7 (2.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (2.44%) IBM Transformation Extender
11 3 (1.22%) Apache
11 3 (1.22%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
13 1 (0.41%) CMS
13 1 (0.41%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.81%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 19 (7.72%) Payment Gateway
2 9 (3.66%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (3.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (2.03%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.81%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.50%) GitHub
2 7 (2.85%) SaaS
3 6 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.63%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.63%) Boomi
6 3 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.81%) PaaS
8 1 (0.41%) Force.com
8 1 (0.41%) Heroku
8 1 (0.41%) IaaS
8 1 (0.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 30 (12.20%) HTTP
2 10 (4.07%) HTTPS
3 9 (3.66%) FTP
3 9 (3.66%) WinSCP
4 8 (3.25%) SAN
5 6 (2.44%) SSL
6 5 (2.03%) AMQP
7 2 (0.81%) Firewall
7 2 (0.81%) LDAP
7 2 (0.81%) Network Security
7 2 (0.81%) SMS
7 2 (0.81%) Wireless
8 1 (0.41%) Internet
8 1 (0.41%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (12.60%) Oracle Database
2 18 (7.32%) DB2
3 17 (6.91%) SQL Server
4 15 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (4.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 11 (4.47%) Star Schema
6 2 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.81%) MySQL
6 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.41%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.41%) Infinispan
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 57 (23.17%) Jenkins
2 50 (20.33%) JIRA
3 44 (17.89%) Maven
4 31 (12.60%) JUnit
5 30 (12.20%) SoapUI
6 27 (10.98%) Selenium
7 26 (10.57%) Git (software)
8 21 (8.54%) Subversion
9 19 (7.72%) Mockito
9 19 (7.72%) Spock
10 15 (6.10%) ClearCase
11 13 (5.28%) XMLSpy
12 10 (4.07%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (2.85%) Ant
13 7 (2.85%) Eclipse
13 7 (2.85%) Hudson
13 7 (2.85%) IntelliJ
14 5 (2.03%) NetBeans
14 5 (2.03%) Visual Studio
15 4 (1.63%) VisualAge
General
1 47 (19.11%) Finance
2 24 (9.76%) Retail
3 18 (7.32%) Banking
4 17 (6.91%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.25%) Marketing
6 6 (2.44%) Manufacturing
7 5 (2.03%) International Banking
7 5 (2.03%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.63%) Electronics
9 2 (0.81%) Automotive
9 2 (0.81%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.81%) French Language
9 2 (0.81%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.81%) Law
10 1 (0.41%) Back Office
10 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.41%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 115 (46.75%) Developer
2 70 (28.46%) Architect
3 53 (21.54%) Java Developer
4 41 (16.67%) Designer
5 35 (14.23%) Senior Developer
6 27 (10.98%) Solutions Designer
7 23 (9.35%) SOA Designer
8 20 (8.13%) Solutions Architect
9 19 (7.72%) SOA Solution Designer
10 14 (5.69%) Technical Architect
11 13 (5.28%) Data Architect
11 13 (5.28%) Senior Java Developer
12 12 (4.88%) Applications Developer
12 12 (4.88%) SOA Architect
12 12 (4.88%) Telecoms Architect
12 12 (4.88%) Telecoms Designer
13 11 (4.47%) Integration Architect
14 10 (4.07%) Consultant
14 10 (4.07%) Java Applications Developer
14 10 (4.07%) Senior Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (71.95%) XML
2 160 (65.04%) SOAP
3 151 (61.38%) Web Services
4 141 (57.32%) XSD
5 99 (40.24%) REST
6 72 (29.27%) J2EE
7 61 (24.80%) JSON
8 49 (19.92%) JSP
9 45 (18.29%) JDBC
9 45 (18.29%) XSLT
10 41 (16.67%) Spring
11 40 (16.26%) RESTful
12 37 (15.04%) HTML
13 34 (13.82%) JMS
14 33 (13.41%) JAX-WS
15 29 (11.79%) Servlets
16 28 (11.38%) JAXB
16 28 (11.38%) Middleware
17 23 (9.35%) XSL
18 18 (7.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.13%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (7.32%) iPad
2 18 (7.32%) NHS
2 18 (7.32%) Social Media
3 15 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (5.69%) DataPower
5 8 (3.25%) Mainframe
5 8 (3.25%) PMI
5 8 (3.25%) Private Cloud
6 7 (2.85%) IBM Mainframe
7 6 (2.44%) SWIFT
8 5 (2.03%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.63%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.63%) Online Banking
9 4 (1.63%) Reference Data
10 3 (1.22%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.81%) Life Science
11 2 (0.81%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 17 (6.91%) Windows
2 10 (4.07%) Linux
3 9 (3.66%) Unix
4 8 (3.25%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (47.97%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (47.56%) SOA
3 48 (19.51%) Data Modelling
4 43 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
5 38 (15.45%) TDD
6 35 (14.23%) Migration
7 32 (13.01%) Waterfall
8 31 (12.60%) TOGAF
9 29 (11.79%) Scrum
9 29 (11.79%) UML
10 26 (10.57%) AOP
10 26 (10.57%) Software Engineering
11 24 (9.76%) Kanban
11 24 (9.76%) Virtual Environments
12 23 (9.35%) Integration Testing
13 21 (8.54%) System Integration Testing
13 21 (8.54%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (8.13%) E-Commerce
14 20 (8.13%) SDLC
15 19 (7.72%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 139 (56.50%) Java
2 69 (28.05%) SQL
3 33 (13.41%) JavaScript
4 24 (9.76%) PL/SQL
5 12 (4.88%) C#
6 8 (3.25%) Assembly Language
6 8 (3.25%) COBOL
7 6 (2.44%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.03%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.22%) PHP
10 2 (0.81%) C
10 2 (0.81%) Groovy
10 2 (0.81%) XPath
11 1 (0.41%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.41%) Perl
11 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.41%) SOQL
11 1 (0.41%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 48 (19.51%) Security Cleared
2 40 (16.26%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.25%) MCSA
3 8 (3.25%) MCSD
3 8 (3.25%) MCSE
3 8 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.25%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.03%) Sun Certification
5 2 (0.81%) ISEB
5 2 (0.81%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.41%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) CITP
6 1 (0.41%) Degree
6 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.94%) HL7
2 19 (7.72%) QA
3 6 (2.44%) SEPA
4 4 (1.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 24 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 24 (9.76%) Xen
2 9 (3.66%) Docker
3 8 (3.25%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.81%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (9.76%) Microsoft Intune
2 8 (3.25%) logstash
2 8 (3.25%) Piwik
2 8 (3.25%) Puppet
3 6 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (1.63%) CA Service Virtualization
4 4 (1.63%) CloudHub
5 3 (1.22%) Nagios
6 2 (0.81%) Data Guard
6 2 (0.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.81%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 94 (38.21%) Oracle
2 38 (15.45%) IBM
3 30 (12.20%) Microsoft
4 25 (10.16%) Citrix
5 24 (9.76%) VMware
6 21 (8.54%) Endeca
7 19 (7.72%) ATG
8 10 (4.07%) HP
8 10 (4.07%) Pega
8 10 (4.07%) SAP
9 8 (3.25%) Adobe
9 8 (3.25%) Chordiant
9 8 (3.25%) MuleSoft
10 6 (2.44%) Remedy
11 5 (2.03%) Sun
11 5 (2.03%) TIBCO
12 4 (1.63%) Dell
12 4 (1.63%) NetSuite
12 4 (1.63%) webMethods
13 3 (1.22%) CA
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