The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 102 110 98
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing WSDL 20 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.94% 0.24% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.80% 0.94% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 6
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£438 £459 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.63% +14.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
WSDL
South East

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 Hampshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
526 533 550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 24.72% 26.08% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 303 323
Average daily rate £370 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 16
Average hourly rate £36.50 £42.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% +44.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £35.00 £23.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.10 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

WSDL
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WSDL across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

WSDL Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

WSDL
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WSDL across the Hampshire region.

WSDL Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

WSDL
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -2 3 £325 -
Winchester -11 3 £450 -13.91%
WSDL
South East

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 25 (96.15%) SOAP
2 24 (92.31%) XML
3 21 (80.77%) Web Services
4 20 (76.92%) SOA
4 20 (76.92%) REST
5 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (65.38%) JMS
6 17 (65.38%) Java
6 17 (65.38%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (57.69%) XSD
7 15 (57.69%) JBoss
7 15 (57.69%) ActiveMQ
7 15 (57.69%) QA
8 14 (53.85%) Apache Camel
9 12 (46.15%) Oracle
9 12 (46.15%) JUnit
10 11 (42.31%) Selenium
10 11 (42.31%) Maven
10 11 (42.31%) Checkstyle
10 11 (42.31%) Gradle
10 11 (42.31%) FindBugs
10 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
10 11 (42.31%) JSON
10 11 (42.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (34.62%) ITSM
11 9 (34.62%) ITIL
12 5 (19.23%) OO
13 4 (15.38%) TDD
13 4 (15.38%) LAMP
13 4 (15.38%) HTML

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 15 (57.69%) JBoss
2 3 (11.54%) Apache
2 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.85%) JCAPS
4 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (42.31%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.54%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (46.15%) JUnit
2 11 (42.31%) FindBugs
2 11 (42.31%) Gradle
2 11 (42.31%) Maven
2 11 (42.31%) Checkstyle
2 11 (42.31%) Selenium
2 11 (42.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.54%) Subversion
3 3 (11.54%) SoapUI
4 2 (7.69%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Java Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Designer
3 4 (15.38%) Magento Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (11.54%) SOA Designer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Integration Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Business Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Business Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) webMethods Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) SOAP
2 24 (92.31%) XML
3 21 (80.77%) Web Services
4 20 (76.92%) REST
5 17 (65.38%) JMS
6 15 (57.69%) XSD
6 15 (57.69%) ActiveMQ
7 14 (53.85%) Apache Camel
8 11 (42.31%) JSON
9 4 (15.38%) HTML5
9 4 (15.38%) LAMP
9 4 (15.38%) HTML
10 3 (11.54%) Middleware
10 3 (11.54%) RESTful
11 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
12 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
12 1 (3.85%) Spring
12 1 (3.85%) Java EE
12 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Replication
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) DataPower
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) SOA
2 18 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (65.38%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (34.62%) ITSM
4 9 (34.62%) ITIL
5 5 (19.23%) OO
6 4 (15.38%) TDD
7 3 (11.54%) BPEL
7 3 (11.54%) Migration
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 3 (11.54%) BDD
7 3 (11.54%) B2B
7 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
7 3 (11.54%) Test Strategy
7 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Low Latency
8 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 2 (7.69%) OOP
8 2 (7.69%) Web Development
9 1 (3.85%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Java
2 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
2 4 (15.38%) PHP
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) PHP5
4 2 (7.69%) XPath
4 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.85%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) BC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (57.69%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) webMethods
3 1 (3.85%) Software AG
3 1 (3.85%) BEA