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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
UK / England
Rank 518 513 492
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -21
Contract jobs citing WSDL 49 91 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.39% 0.67% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 54 45
Median daily rate £570 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £525 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £565 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+36.96% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.09 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+15.74% -

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
12682 13587 12744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.08% 29.22% 27.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8765 9475 8722
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 244 169
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.70 £20.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £57.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 January 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 January 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 +19 19 £565 +34.92% 2
London -12 13 £600 +14.28% 6
East Midlands +10 6 £280 -6.66% 1
Yorkshire +7 5 £675 +35.00% 2
North West +16 4 £338 -12.90% 3
South West +13 1 £475 +11.76% 4
WSDL
UK

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 114 (86.36%) SOAP
2 106 (80.30%) XML
3 85 (64.39%) Web Services
4 74 (56.06%) Java
5 72 (54.55%) REST
6 54 (40.91%) XSD
7 52 (39.39%) XSLT
8 50 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
9 48 (36.36%) SQL
10 42 (31.82%) SOA
10 42 (31.82%) JSON
11 40 (30.30%) Oracle
12 36 (27.27%) JavaScript
13 34 (25.76%) HTML
14 32 (24.24%) Spring
14 32 (24.24%) Finance
15 30 (22.73%) CSS
16 29 (21.97%) Unix
17 27 (20.45%) Linux
18 26 (19.70%) J2EE
19 25 (18.94%) UML
20 24 (18.18%) .NET
20 24 (18.18%) Unit Testing
20 24 (18.18%) SDLC
21 22 (16.67%) Open Source
22 20 (15.15%) Git (software)
22 20 (15.15%) Eclipse
22 20 (15.15%) Maven
23 19 (14.39%) Hibernate
23 19 (14.39%) SQL Server

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 17 (12.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 13 (9.85%) WebSphere
3 11 (8.33%) JBoss
3 11 (8.33%) WebLogic
4 7 (5.30%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (5.30%) MQSI
4 7 (5.30%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.55%) Apache
6 5 (3.79%) CMS
6 5 (3.79%) Tomcat
7 4 (3.03%) Drupal
7 4 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (3.03%) GlassFish
7 4 (3.03%) Mule
7 4 (3.03%) Mule ESB
7 4 (3.03%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (2.27%) Confluence
9 2 (1.52%) IIS
9 2 (1.52%) Oracle BPEL
9 2 (1.52%) WildFly
Applications
1 7 (5.30%) InfoPath
2 4 (3.03%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (3.03%) Workday HCM
2 3 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (2.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.76%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.76%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.76%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.76%) Magento
3 1 (0.76%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.76%) PolarLake
3 1 (0.76%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.79%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.27%) HP Helion
4 2 (1.52%) Boomi
4 2 (1.52%) GitHub
5 1 (0.76%) Force.com
5 1 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.39%) HTTP
2 15 (11.36%) Firewall
2 15 (11.36%) SSL
3 8 (6.06%) FTP
4 7 (5.30%) HTTPS
4 7 (5.30%) Kerberos
4 7 (5.30%) WinSCP
5 5 (3.79%) LDAP
6 3 (2.27%) SAN
7 2 (1.52%) SMS
7 2 (1.52%) Wireless
8 1 (0.76%) AMQP
8 1 (0.76%) Internet
8 1 (0.76%) Intranet
8 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.39%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.88%) Oracle Database
3 16 (12.12%) DB2
3 16 (12.12%) Oracle Database 11g
4 10 (7.58%) DB2 UDB
5 5 (3.79%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.79%) SAP HANA
6 4 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (3.03%) MySQL
6 4 (3.03%) Oracle Database 10g
6 4 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.03%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.52%) Firebird
8 2 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.52%) Power BI
8 2 (1.52%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.52%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 20 (15.15%) Eclipse
1 20 (15.15%) Git (software)
1 20 (15.15%) Maven
2 17 (12.88%) Jenkins
2 17 (12.88%) SoapUI
2 17 (12.88%) Subversion
3 13 (9.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (8.33%) Ant
4 11 (8.33%) JIRA
5 10 (7.58%) ClearCase
6 8 (6.06%) JUnit
7 7 (5.30%) Visual Studio
7 7 (5.30%) XMLSpy
8 6 (4.55%) Gradle
8 6 (4.55%) IntelliJ
9 5 (3.79%) Log4j
10 4 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (3.03%) GitLab
11 3 (2.27%) Checkstyle
11 3 (2.27%) FindBugs
General
1 32 (24.24%) Finance
2 7 (5.30%) Local Government
3 5 (3.79%) Retail
4 3 (2.27%) Banking
4 3 (2.27%) Billing
4 3 (2.27%) Law
4 3 (2.27%) Marketing
5 2 (1.52%) Automotive
5 2 (1.52%) Back Office
5 2 (1.52%) Electronics
5 2 (1.52%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Front Office
6 1 (0.76%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (59.85%) Developer
2 29 (21.97%) Java Developer
3 19 (14.39%) Architect
4 11 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 11 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 11 (8.33%) SOA Developer
5 8 (6.06%) Analyst
6 7 (5.30%) C# Developer
6 7 (5.30%) Technical Leader
7 5 (3.79%) Applications Developer
7 5 (3.79%) HTML Developer
7 5 (3.79%) Java Applications Developer
7 5 (3.79%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (3.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.03%) Integration Architect
8 4 (3.03%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (3.03%) Senior Architect
8 4 (3.03%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.03%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (86.36%) SOAP
2 106 (80.30%) XML
3 85 (64.39%) Web Services
4 72 (54.55%) REST
5 54 (40.91%) XSD
6 52 (39.39%) XSLT
7 42 (31.82%) JSON
8 34 (25.76%) HTML
9 32 (24.24%) Spring
10 30 (22.73%) CSS
11 26 (19.70%) J2EE
12 24 (18.18%) .NET
13 19 (14.39%) Hibernate
13 19 (14.39%) XML Schema
14 18 (13.64%) UDDI
14 18 (13.64%) XSL
15 17 (12.88%) jQuery
16 15 (11.36%) JSP
17 13 (9.85%) Apache Axis
17 13 (9.85%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.12%) DataPower
2 7 (5.30%) N-Tier
2 7 (5.30%) User Experience
3 6 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.79%) EMV
5 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.27%) Replication
6 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.52%) Life Science
6 2 (1.52%) Telematics
7 1 (0.76%) CMDB
7 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.76%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.76%) iPad
7 1 (0.76%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.76%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.97%) Unix
2 27 (20.45%) Linux
3 13 (9.85%) Windows
4 7 (5.30%) AIX
5 5 (3.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (37.88%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (31.82%) SOA
3 25 (18.94%) UML
4 24 (18.18%) SDLC
4 24 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 22 (16.67%) Open Source
6 17 (12.88%) Migration
7 16 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (11.36%) Workflow
9 14 (10.61%) BPEL
9 14 (10.61%) OO
10 13 (9.85%) Scrum
11 12 (9.09%) Configuration Management
12 11 (8.33%) Performance Testing
13 10 (7.58%) MVC
13 10 (7.58%) TDD
14 8 (6.06%) Microservices
15 7 (5.30%) Continuous Delivery
15 7 (5.30%) DevOps
15 7 (5.30%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 74 (56.06%) Java
2 48 (36.36%) SQL
3 36 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 17 (12.88%) C#
5 15 (11.36%) XPath
6 13 (9.85%) Shell Script
7 10 (7.58%) PL/SQL
8 7 (5.30%) PHP
9 6 (4.55%) T-SQL
10 4 (3.03%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.52%) C++
11 2 (1.52%) Groovy
11 2 (1.52%) VB
11 2 (1.52%) VB6
12 1 (0.76%) ABAP
12 1 (0.76%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.76%) Perl
12 1 (0.76%) SAPscript
12 1 (0.76%) Scala
12 1 (0.76%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 10 (7.58%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.06%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.30%) Degree
4 1 (0.76%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (2.27%) SLA
3 1 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.76%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (1.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (5.30%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.27%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 3 (2.27%) Unicenter
3 2 (1.52%) CloudHub
4 1 (0.76%) Ansible
4 1 (0.76%) Nagios
4 1 (0.76%) SCCM
4 1 (0.76%) TIBCO Hawk
4 1 (0.76%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 40 (30.30%) Oracle
2 13 (9.85%) IBM
3 10 (7.58%) HP
3 10 (7.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.55%) Google
5 5 (3.79%) SAP
6 4 (3.03%) Informatica
6 4 (3.03%) MuleSoft
6 4 (3.03%) Remedy
6 4 (3.03%) Workday
7 2 (1.52%) Cognos
7 2 (1.52%) Netezza
7 2 (1.52%) Perforce
7 2 (1.52%) Sybase
7 2 (1.52%) Teradata
7 2 (1.52%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.52%) VMware
8 1 (0.76%) Adobe
8 1 (0.76%) ATG
8 1 (0.76%) Siebel
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