The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 95 - 77
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WSDL 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.60% - 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.84% - 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
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£245 - £306
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 - £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £356 - £311
UK excluding London average daily rate £421 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £42.50 -
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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 Leeds region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
543 300 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.48% 29.67% 33.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 206 197
Average daily rate £350 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £170 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 2 15
Average hourly rate £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.92% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.14% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WSDL across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

WSDL Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) XML
2 11 (91.67%) Web Services
3 10 (83.33%) SOAP
4 6 (50.00%) XSD
4 6 (50.00%) XSLT
4 6 (50.00%) Oracle
4 6 (50.00%) SOA
4 6 (50.00%) REST
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (41.67%) JMS
5 5 (41.67%) B2B
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (41.67%) ITIL
5 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
5 5 (41.67%) Middleware
5 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 5 (41.67%) BPEL
5 5 (41.67%) WSRP
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) Firewall
6 4 (33.33%) Internet
6 4 (33.33%) IIS
6 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (25.00%) SQL

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 5 (41.67%) WebLogic
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Service Bus
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (8.33%) Apache
3 1 (8.33%) CICS
3 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (8.33%) GlassFish
3 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) Internet
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JUnit
1 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
1 1 (8.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Technical Consultant
3 4 (33.33%) Support Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Technical Support
4 3 (25.00%) Technical Support Consultant
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Middleware Consultant
5 2 (16.67%) Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Applications Support
6 1 (8.33%) Applications Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
6 1 (8.33%) COBOL Developer
6 1 (8.33%) SOA Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
6 1 (8.33%) QA Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 11 (91.67%) Web Services
3 10 (83.33%) SOAP
4 6 (50.00%) XSD
4 6 (50.00%) XSLT
4 6 (50.00%) REST
5 5 (41.67%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (41.67%) WSRP
5 5 (41.67%) Middleware
5 5 (41.67%) JMS
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
7 2 (16.67%) XML Schema
8 1 (8.33%) JAXB
8 1 (8.33%) HTML
8 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
8 1 (8.33%) Spring
8 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
8 1 (8.33%) WCF
8 1 (8.33%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
1 1 (8.33%) W3C
1 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) SOA
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) B2B
2 5 (41.67%) Integration Testing
2 5 (41.67%) BPEL
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) Test Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (8.33%) Feature Driven Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Python
2 1 (8.33%) NATURAL
2 1 (8.33%) JCL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) COBOL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) HP
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