The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank - 50 52
Contract jobs citing WSDL 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.37% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.47% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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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 Essex region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
185 136 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 28.33% 25.37% 30.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 81 77
Average daily rate £400 £350 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 22
Average hourly rate £40.60 £37.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.54% +37.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.45 £28.50 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £46.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -1.42%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in Essex

WSDL
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

WSDL Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

WSDL
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing WSDL 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 WSDL.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rose
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex region citing WSDL 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 WSDL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Rational Rose
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) UML Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting