The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 50 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing WSDL 5 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.04% 0.91% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.10% 3.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £638 £330 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+93.18% -
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
South West

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 Gloucestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
122 127 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 25.31% 29.00% 26.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 89 69
Median daily rate £385 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £289 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £40.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -7.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

WSDL
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WSDL across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

WSDL Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

WSDL
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +2 2 £308 -6.81%
WSDL
South West

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
3 3 (60.00%) SOA
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) XSD
3 3 (60.00%) Oracle
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Xen
3 3 (60.00%) MODAF
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (60.00%) Virtual Environments
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
4 2 (40.00%) GitHub
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (40.00%) Network Security
4 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (40.00%) JIRA
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (40.00%) HL7
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2 (40.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) Hudson
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) DBA
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) REST
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) MODAF
2 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 3 (60.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) MCSD
3 1 (20.00%) MCSE
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) Xen
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (40.00%) Data Guard
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Endeca