The first table below looks at the demand for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Glasgow region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WSDL 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
269 380 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 39.16% 41.99% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 181 89
Average daily rate £325 £319 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% +12.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £460 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.89 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.01% -38.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WSDL
Scotland

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) JSF
2 3 (60.00%) Maven
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) Ant
2 3 (60.00%) JSP
2 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 3 (60.00%) Tapestry
2 3 (60.00%) JSTL
2 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) MQSeries
3 2 (40.00%) ClearCase
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Sun

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (40.00%) MQSeries
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (60.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Maven
1 3 (60.00%) Ant
1 3 (60.00%) Subversion
2 2 (40.00%) ClearCase
3 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Programmer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Programmer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Programmer
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Java Programmer
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Developer
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 1 (20.00%) Developer Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) JSF
2 3 (60.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) JSP
2 3 (60.00%) Tapestry
2 3 (60.00%) JSTL
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Servlets
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Sun Certification
1 1 (20.00%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Sun
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle