The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 67 - 58
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WSDL 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% - 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% - 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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Scotland

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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
232 282 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.58% 32.83% 32.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 131 98
Average daily rate £325 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.78% -

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 27 August 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) CICS
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Ext JS
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (33.33%) QUnit
3 1 (33.33%) Jasmine

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 (66.67%) CICS
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) CTI
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) NUnit
1 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
1 1 (33.33%) QUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Ext JS
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) DOM
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Dojo
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) MVVM
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) COBOL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase