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 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 544 503 510
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +7
Contract jobs citing WSDL 80 133 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% 0.88% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 82 65
Median daily rate £350 £421 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.91% -0.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £530 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
WSDL
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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
15432 15170 14365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.11% 28.76% 27.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10748 10568 9507
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 £301 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 180 265 162
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £17.50 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 -5 39 £288 -36.11% 4
South East +25 16 £350 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire +11 14 £400 +10.34% 2
South West +10 5 £475 +26.66% 1
North West -24 4 £446 +15.16%
East Midlands -10 1 £550 +22.22%
North East -29 1 £375 -34.78%
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WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 178 (75.11%) XML
2 163 (68.78%) SOAP
3 152 (64.14%) Web Services
4 128 (54.01%) REST
5 124 (52.32%) XSD
6 122 (51.48%) Java
7 117 (49.37%) SOA
8 112 (47.26%) Agile Software Development
9 78 (32.91%) JSON
10 72 (30.38%) Oracle
11 70 (29.54%) SQL
12 61 (25.74%) XSLT
13 54 (22.78%) J2EE
14 49 (20.68%) Security Cleared
14 49 (20.68%) Jenkins
15 48 (20.25%) JDBC
16 43 (18.14%) Spring
17 40 (16.88%) Migration
17 40 (16.88%) SC Cleared
17 40 (16.88%) JIRA
18 37 (15.61%) HTML
19 36 (15.19%) .NET
19 36 (15.19%) Finance
19 36 (15.19%) Maven
20 35 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
21 34 (14.35%) JavaScript
21 34 (14.35%) Microsoft
22 33 (13.92%) Data Modelling
22 33 (13.92%) WebSphere
22 33 (13.92%) RESTful

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 33 (13.92%) WebSphere
2 16 (6.75%) Confluence
3 15 (6.33%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (5.91%) Mule
4 14 (5.91%) WebSphere Application Server
5 13 (5.49%) Mule ESB
6 12 (5.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (3.80%) SharePoint
7 9 (3.80%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.95%) JBoss
8 7 (2.95%) MQSI
9 6 (2.53%) Apache
9 6 (2.53%) Oracle Service Bus
10 5 (2.11%) CMS
10 5 (2.11%) Tomcat
11 4 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
12 3 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 3 (1.27%) Drupal
12 3 (1.27%) IIS
12 3 (1.27%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (3.80%) InfoPath
2 8 (3.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (4.64%) Oracle EBS
2 10 (4.22%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (3.38%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (2.11%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.42%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 18 (7.59%) GitHub
2 12 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (2.95%) SaaS
5 6 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.69%) Amazon S3
6 4 (1.69%) Boomi
7 3 (1.27%) HP Helion
8 2 (0.84%) PaaS
9 1 (0.42%) Force.com
9 1 (0.42%) Heroku
9 1 (0.42%) IaaS
9 1 (0.42%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 31 (13.08%) HTTP
2 17 (7.17%) SSL
3 16 (6.75%) Firewall
4 11 (4.64%) SAN
5 10 (4.22%) FTP
5 10 (4.22%) HTTPS
5 10 (4.22%) WinSCP
6 7 (2.95%) Kerberos
7 5 (2.11%) AMQP
8 2 (0.84%) LDAP
8 2 (0.84%) Network Security
8 2 (0.84%) SMS
8 2 (0.84%) Wireless
9 1 (0.42%) Internet
9 1 (0.42%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.92%) Oracle Database
2 26 (10.97%) SQL Server
3 17 (7.17%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (4.64%) Star Schema
6 7 (2.95%) DB2
7 4 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.69%) MySQL
7 4 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.27%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.84%) SQLite
10 1 (0.42%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.42%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 49 (20.68%) Jenkins
2 40 (16.88%) JIRA
3 36 (15.19%) Maven
4 22 (9.28%) JUnit
4 22 (9.28%) SoapUI
5 21 (8.86%) Git (software)
6 20 (8.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (7.59%) Selenium
8 14 (5.91%) XMLSpy
9 13 (5.49%) Subversion
10 12 (5.06%) Visual Studio
11 10 (4.22%) Eclipse
11 10 (4.22%) IntelliJ
11 10 (4.22%) Mockito
11 10 (4.22%) Spock
12 8 (3.38%) Hudson
13 7 (2.95%) ClearCase
14 5 (2.11%) Ant
14 5 (2.11%) Gradle
14 5 (2.11%) NetBeans
General
1 36 (15.19%) Finance
2 12 (5.06%) Banking
2 12 (5.06%) Retail
3 8 (3.38%) Local Government
3 8 (3.38%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.95%) Marketing
5 5 (2.11%) International Banking
6 3 (1.27%) Billing
6 3 (1.27%) Law
6 3 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.84%) Automotive
7 2 (0.84%) Electronics
7 2 (0.84%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Legal
8 1 (0.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.42%) French Language
8 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 126 (53.16%) Developer
2 62 (26.16%) Architect
3 52 (21.94%) Java Developer
4 29 (12.24%) Senior Developer
5 16 (6.75%) Designer
6 14 (5.91%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (5.91%) Solutions Architect
7 13 (5.49%) C# Developer
7 13 (5.49%) Data Architect
8 12 (5.06%) Applications Developer
8 12 (5.06%) Technical Architect
9 11 (4.64%) Integration Architect
9 11 (4.64%) SOA Designer
9 11 (4.64%) SOA Developer
9 11 (4.64%) Solutions Designer
10 10 (4.22%) Java Applications Developer
10 10 (4.22%) Senior Applications Developer
10 10 (4.22%) Senior Java Applications Developer
10 10 (4.22%) SOA Solution Designer
10 10 (4.22%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (75.11%) XML
2 163 (68.78%) SOAP
3 152 (64.14%) Web Services
4 128 (54.01%) REST
5 124 (52.32%) XSD
6 78 (32.91%) JSON
7 61 (25.74%) XSLT
8 54 (22.78%) J2EE
9 48 (20.25%) JDBC
10 43 (18.14%) Spring
11 37 (15.61%) HTML
12 36 (15.19%) .NET
13 33 (13.92%) RESTful
14 32 (13.50%) JSP
15 30 (12.66%) JAX-WS
16 26 (10.97%) .NET Framework
17 25 (10.55%) JAXB
18 22 (9.28%) XSL
19 19 (8.02%) JMS
20 17 (7.17%) UDDI
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.39%) DataPower
2 18 (7.59%) NHS
3 14 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.49%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (5.06%) N-Tier
6 10 (4.22%) iPad
6 10 (4.22%) Social Media
7 8 (3.38%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.69%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.27%) Data Integration
9 3 (1.27%) Replication
10 2 (0.84%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.84%) CMDB
10 2 (0.84%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.84%) Life Science
10 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.84%) Telematics
10 2 (0.84%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.42%) Clustering
11 1 (0.42%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.13%) Linux
2 19 (8.02%) Windows
3 18 (7.59%) Unix
4 9 (3.80%) Windows Server
5 7 (2.95%) AIX
6 4 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.84%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (49.37%) SOA
2 112 (47.26%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (16.88%) Migration
4 35 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (13.92%) Data Modelling
6 32 (13.50%) UML
7 29 (12.24%) TDD
7 29 (12.24%) TOGAF
8 27 (11.39%) Kanban
9 24 (10.13%) SDLC
9 24 (10.13%) Unit Testing
9 24 (10.13%) Virtual Environments
10 23 (9.70%) AOP
10 23 (9.70%) Integration Testing
10 23 (9.70%) Software Engineering
10 23 (9.70%) Waterfall
11 22 (9.28%) OO
12 21 (8.86%) Scrum
12 21 (8.86%) User Acceptance Testing
13 20 (8.44%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 122 (51.48%) Java
2 70 (29.54%) SQL
3 34 (14.35%) JavaScript
4 27 (11.39%) PL/SQL
5 26 (10.97%) C#
6 15 (6.33%) Shell Script
7 12 (5.06%) XPath
8 11 (4.64%) T-SQL
9 8 (3.38%) PHP
10 5 (2.11%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.84%) C
11 2 (0.84%) C++
11 2 (0.84%) VB
11 2 (0.84%) VB6
12 1 (0.42%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.42%) Groovy
12 1 (0.42%) Perl
12 1 (0.42%) Scala
12 1 (0.42%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 49 (20.68%) Security Cleared
2 40 (16.88%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.38%) MCSA
3 8 (3.38%) MCSD
3 8 (3.38%) MCSE
3 8 (3.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.27%) Degree
5 1 (0.42%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.42%) CITP
5 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.42%) ISEB
5 1 (0.42%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.59%) QA
2 16 (6.75%) HL7
3 3 (1.27%) SLA
4 2 (0.84%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.42%) SEPA
System Software
1 24 (10.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 24 (10.13%) Xen
2 9 (3.80%) Docker
3 8 (3.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.84%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 24 (10.13%) Microsoft Intune
2 7 (2.95%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.95%) logstash
2 7 (2.95%) Piwik
2 7 (2.95%) Puppet
3 4 (1.69%) Nagios
4 3 (1.27%) CA Service Virtualization
4 3 (1.27%) CloudHub
4 3 (1.27%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 3 (1.27%) Unicenter
5 2 (0.84%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 72 (30.38%) Oracle
2 34 (14.35%) Microsoft
3 31 (13.08%) IBM
4 26 (10.97%) VMware
5 25 (10.55%) Citrix
6 13 (5.49%) HP
7 12 (5.06%) Endeca
8 10 (4.22%) ATG
9 9 (3.80%) MuleSoft
10 8 (3.38%) SAP
11 6 (2.53%) Google
12 5 (2.11%) Pega
13 4 (1.69%) Dell
13 4 (1.69%) NetSuite
13 4 (1.69%) TIBCO
14 3 (1.27%) Adobe
14 3 (1.27%) CA
14 3 (1.27%) Remedy
15 2 (0.84%) ServiceNow
16 1 (0.42%) Capita
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