The table below looks at the statistics for WSRP skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSRP over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services for Remote Portlets (WSRP)
Rank - 578 569
Contract jobs citing WSRP 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.004% 0.005%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.016% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WSRP
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
13578 12533 12024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.77% 27.19% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9532 8486 7716
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 175 248
Average hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £20.93 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.37 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

WSRP
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WSRP across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WSRP Jobs Demand Trend in England

WSRP
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WSRP Daily Rate Trend in England

WSRP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WSRP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WSRP.

1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSD
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
1 6 (100.00%) JMS
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) WSDL
1 6 (100.00%) B2B
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
1 6 (100.00%) BPEL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database

WSRP
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing WSRP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WSRP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Service Bus
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) SOA Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) JMS
1 6 (100.00%) Middleware
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Fusion
1 6 (100.00%) REST
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) WSDL
1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) XSD
1 6 (100.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) B2B
1 6 (100.00%) BPEL
1 6 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle