The first table below looks at the demand for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leeds region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 81 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WSDL 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.085% - 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% - 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
441 239 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.60% 31.24% 26.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 143 157
Average daily rate £320 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £26.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.96% +17.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WSDL
West Yorkshire

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

WSDL Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) AquaLogic
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) AquaLogic Service Bus
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) JMS

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 1 (50.00%) AquaLogic
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (50.00%) AquaLogic Service Bus
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) JSF
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) TIBCO