The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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)
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank - 51 -
Contract jobs citing WSDL 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.89% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £225 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £565 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+36.96% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
128 162 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 26.02% 24.14% 31.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 87 147
Median daily rate £350 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £225 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £375 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Median hourly rate £17.32 - £17.50
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 Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow 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 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