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 22 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
UK / England
Rank 521 514 508
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -6
Contract jobs citing WSDL 46 97 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.71% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 51 48
Median daily rate £533 £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.29% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £370 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £425 £436
% change year-on-year
+14.70% -2.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13130 13667 12787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.39% 28.65% 27.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9166 9538 8565
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 240 171
Median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 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
South East +25 15 £565 +36.96% 2
London -5 9 £600 +50.00% 7
Yorkshire +11 8 £663 +32.50% 1
East Midlands +7 6 £348 - 1
North West +9 4 £425 - 5
East of England -1 3 £463 -
South West +9 1 £475 +11.76% 2
WSDL
UK

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 103 (85.83%) SOAP
2 98 (81.67%) XML
3 77 (64.17%) Web Services
4 70 (58.33%) Java
5 59 (49.17%) REST
6 50 (41.67%) XSD
6 50 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (40.00%) XSLT
8 41 (34.17%) SQL
9 37 (30.83%) JavaScript
9 37 (30.83%) SOA
10 36 (30.00%) Oracle
11 33 (27.50%) JSON
12 32 (26.67%) HTML
13 31 (25.83%) CSS
14 29 (24.17%) Finance
15 28 (23.33%) Spring
16 27 (22.50%) Unix
17 25 (20.83%) J2EE
18 24 (20.00%) UML
19 23 (19.17%) Linux
19 23 (19.17%) SDLC
20 21 (17.50%) Open Source
21 20 (16.67%) JSP
21 20 (16.67%) Eclipse
21 20 (16.67%) HTTP
22 19 (15.83%) jQuery
22 19 (15.83%) Unit Testing
22 19 (15.83%) SoapUI
23 18 (15.00%) Hibernate

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 16 (13.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (11.67%) WebSphere
3 13 (10.83%) WebLogic
4 9 (7.50%) JBoss
5 7 (5.83%) MQSI
5 7 (5.83%) Oracle Service Bus
6 6 (5.00%) Apache
7 5 (4.17%) CMS
7 5 (4.17%) Confluence
8 4 (3.33%) Anypoint
8 4 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (3.33%) Drupal
8 4 (3.33%) Mule
8 4 (3.33%) Mule ESB
8 4 (3.33%) SharePoint
9 3 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (2.50%) GlassFish
9 3 (2.50%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.67%) Oracle BPEL
11 1 (0.83%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (3.33%) InfoPath
2 3 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.83%) HipChat
3 1 (0.83%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.33%) Workday HCM
2 3 (2.50%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.83%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.83%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.83%) Fredhopper
4 1 (0.83%) Magento
4 1 (0.83%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.83%) PolarLake
4 1 (0.83%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.67%) Boomi
3 2 (1.67%) GitHub
3 2 (1.67%) HP Helion
4 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.83%) Force.com
4 1 (0.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (16.67%) HTTP
2 18 (15.00%) SSL
3 15 (12.50%) Firewall
4 8 (6.67%) FTP
5 7 (5.83%) HTTPS
5 7 (5.83%) Kerberos
5 7 (5.83%) WinSCP
6 4 (3.33%) LDAP
7 2 (1.67%) SAN
7 2 (1.67%) SMS
7 2 (1.67%) Wireless
8 1 (0.83%) AMQP
8 1 (0.83%) Internet
8 1 (0.83%) Intranet
8 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (15.00%) DB2
2 15 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 11 (9.17%) Oracle Database
3 11 (9.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (8.33%) DB2 UDB
5 5 (4.17%) SAP HANA
6 4 (3.33%) MongoDB
6 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database 12c
7 3 (2.50%) Firebird
7 3 (2.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.67%) MySQL
8 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.67%) Power BI
8 2 (1.67%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.83%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.83%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.83%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 19 (15.83%) SoapUI
3 15 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 15 (12.50%) Maven
3 15 (12.50%) Subversion
4 13 (10.83%) Jenkins
5 12 (10.00%) ClearCase
6 11 (9.17%) Ant
7 10 (8.33%) JIRA
8 7 (5.83%) JUnit
8 7 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (5.83%) XMLSpy
9 5 (4.17%) Log4j
10 4 (3.33%) Gradle
10 4 (3.33%) Visual Studio
11 3 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (2.50%) Checkstyle
11 3 (2.50%) FindBugs
12 2 (1.67%) Bitbucket
12 2 (1.67%) Selenium
General
1 29 (24.17%) Finance
2 5 (4.17%) Retail
3 4 (3.33%) Banking
3 4 (3.33%) Local Government
4 3 (2.50%) Electronics
5 2 (1.67%) Advertising
5 2 (1.67%) Automotive
5 2 (1.67%) Back Office
5 2 (1.67%) Billing
6 1 (0.83%) Front Office
6 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.83%) Law
6 1 (0.83%) Legal
6 1 (0.83%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 71 (59.17%) Developer
2 24 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 19 (15.83%) Architect
4 10 (8.33%) SOA Developer
5 8 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
5 8 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Developer
6 6 (5.00%) Analyst
6 6 (5.00%) Technical Leader
7 5 (4.17%) Applications Developer
7 5 (4.17%) C# Developer
7 5 (4.17%) HTML Developer
7 5 (4.17%) Java Applications Developer
7 5 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.33%) Integration Architect
8 4 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (3.33%) Senior Architect
8 4 (3.33%) Software Developer
8 4 (3.33%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (85.83%) SOAP
2 98 (81.67%) XML
3 77 (64.17%) Web Services
4 59 (49.17%) REST
5 50 (41.67%) XSD
6 48 (40.00%) XSLT
7 33 (27.50%) JSON
8 32 (26.67%) HTML
9 31 (25.83%) CSS
10 28 (23.33%) Spring
11 25 (20.83%) J2EE
12 20 (16.67%) JSP
13 19 (15.83%) jQuery
14 18 (15.00%) .NET
14 18 (15.00%) Hibernate
15 17 (14.17%) XSL
16 15 (12.50%) Middleware
16 15 (12.50%) XML Schema
17 14 (11.67%) UDDI
18 13 (10.83%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.50%) DataPower
2 7 (5.83%) User Experience
3 5 (4.17%) EMV
4 4 (3.33%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.67%) PMI
6 2 (1.67%) Replication
7 1 (0.83%) iPad
7 1 (0.83%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.83%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 27 (22.50%) Unix
2 23 (19.17%) Linux
3 13 (10.83%) Windows
4 7 (5.83%) AIX
5 5 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (30.83%) SOA
3 24 (20.00%) UML
4 23 (19.17%) SDLC
5 21 (17.50%) Open Source
6 19 (15.83%) Unit Testing
7 13 (10.83%) BPEL
8 12 (10.00%) Migration
9 11 (9.17%) Performance Testing
10 9 (7.50%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (7.50%) DevOps
10 9 (7.50%) MVC
11 8 (6.67%) E-Commerce
11 8 (6.67%) OO
11 8 (6.67%) Project Management
11 8 (6.67%) Scrum
11 8 (6.67%) Workflow
12 7 (5.83%) B2B
12 7 (5.83%) Configuration Management
12 7 (5.83%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 70 (58.33%) Java
2 41 (34.17%) SQL
3 37 (30.83%) JavaScript
4 13 (10.83%) XPath
5 12 (10.00%) C#
6 9 (7.50%) Shell Script
7 6 (5.00%) PHP
8 4 (3.33%) Groovy
8 4 (3.33%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.50%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.67%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.83%) ABAP
11 1 (0.83%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.83%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.83%) C++
11 1 (0.83%) Perl
11 1 (0.83%) Scala
11 1 (0.83%) SOQL
11 1 (0.83%) SOSL
11 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.00%) Degree
4 2 (1.67%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.83%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.83%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.83%) SEPA
System Software
1 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.83%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.67%) CloudHub
2 2 (1.67%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (1.67%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.83%) Ansible
3 1 (0.83%) SCCM
3 1 (0.83%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 36 (30.00%) Oracle
2 11 (9.17%) IBM
3 9 (7.50%) HP
4 7 (5.83%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.17%) SAP
6 4 (3.33%) Informatica
6 4 (3.33%) Workday
7 3 (2.50%) Adobe
7 3 (2.50%) MuleSoft
7 3 (2.50%) Perforce
7 3 (2.50%) Remedy
8 2 (1.67%) Chordiant
8 2 (1.67%) Cognos
8 2 (1.67%) Google
8 2 (1.67%) Netezza
8 2 (1.67%) Sybase
8 2 (1.67%) Teradata
8 2 (1.67%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.83%) BEA
9 1 (0.83%) Siebel
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