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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 65 72 70
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing WSDL 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.86% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.68% 0.45% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
WSDL
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
224 220 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 32.00% 24.44% 35.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 91 163
Median daily rate £350 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £65.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +381.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WSDL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 15 (100.00%) SOAP
1 15 (100.00%) JSON
2 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) Web Services
2 14 (93.33%) XML
2 14 (93.33%) Java
3 13 (86.67%) XSLT
4 11 (73.33%) SQL
5 10 (66.67%) SOA
5 10 (66.67%) REST
6 9 (60.00%) HTTP
6 9 (60.00%) ClearCase
6 9 (60.00%) XSD
7 8 (53.33%) Unix
7 8 (53.33%) XSL
7 8 (53.33%) EDI
7 8 (53.33%) JMS
7 8 (53.33%) MQSeries
7 8 (53.33%) EAI
7 8 (53.33%) HTTPS
7 8 (53.33%) FTP
7 8 (53.33%) IBM
7 8 (53.33%) HP
7 8 (53.33%) XMLSpy
7 8 (53.33%) Middleware
7 8 (53.33%) Remedy
7 8 (53.33%) HL7
7 8 (53.33%) DataPower
7 8 (53.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 8 (53.33%) SWIFT

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (53.33%) MQSeries
1 8 (53.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) HTTP
2 8 (53.33%) FTP
2 8 (53.33%) HTTPS
2 8 (53.33%) WinSCP
3 5 (33.33%) Wireshark
4 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) ClearCase
2 8 (53.33%) XMLSpy
3 6 (40.00%) JUnit
3 6 (40.00%) Subversion
3 6 (40.00%) TeamCity
4 5 (33.33%) CruiseControl
4 5 (33.33%) Fiddler
4 5 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (6.67%) Ant
5 1 (6.67%) Hudson
5 1 (6.67%) Maven
5 1 (6.67%) Mockito
5 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Front Office
2 4 (26.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (40.00%) MongoDB Developer
3 4 (26.67%) T-SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Developer
4 1 (6.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) JSON
1 15 (100.00%) SOAP
2 14 (93.33%) Web Services
2 14 (93.33%) XML
3 13 (86.67%) XSLT
4 10 (66.67%) REST
5 9 (60.00%) XSD
6 8 (53.33%) EDI
6 8 (53.33%) JMS
6 8 (53.33%) Middleware
6 8 (53.33%) XSL
7 6 (40.00%) DOM
7 6 (40.00%) RESTful
7 6 (40.00%) Spring
8 5 (33.33%) Entity Framework
8 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 5 (33.33%) HTML
8 5 (33.33%) HTML5
9 1 (6.67%) Ajax
9 1 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) DataPower
1 8 (53.33%) SWIFT
2 4 (26.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Unix
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) SOA
3 8 (53.33%) Defect Tracking
3 8 (53.33%) EAI
4 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (33.33%) OO
6 4 (26.67%) Wealth Management
7 1 (6.67%) AOP
7 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (53.33%) HL7
1 8 (53.33%) SEPA
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (53.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) HP
1 8 (53.33%) IBM
1 8 (53.33%) Remedy
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Perforce
2 1 (6.67%) Sybase