The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing WSDL 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £361
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 - -
WSDL
North 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 Lancashire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
116 130 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 28.86% 30.23% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 89 32
Average daily rate £415 £373 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.40% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 2 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.54 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.24% +150.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

WSDL
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSD
1 8 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 8 (100.00%) SAML
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 8 (100.00%) System Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) Node.js
1 8 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (100.00%) Grunt
1 8 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 8 (100.00%) Sublime Text
1 8 (100.00%) Bower
1 8 (100.00%) GitLab
1 8 (100.00%) ES6
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 8 (100.00%) Protractor
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio Code
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) Java

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 8 (100.00%) Node.js
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Bower
1 8 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 8 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (100.00%) GitLab
1 8 (100.00%) Grunt
1 8 (100.00%) Jasmine
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (100.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 8 (100.00%) Protractor
1 8 (100.00%) Sublime Text
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (100.00%) Visual Studio Code
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) SAML
1 8 (100.00%) SOAP
1 8 (100.00%) XML
1 8 (100.00%) XSD
2 7 (87.50%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 8 (100.00%) System Testing
1 8 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) ES6
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Java