The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank - 30 21
Contract jobs citing WSDL 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - 0.42% 1.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.72% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £558 £390 £425
% change year-on-year
+42.94% -8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.09 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
+15.74% -

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 Liverpool region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
70 58 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 33.98% 24.27% 16.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 35 17
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £305 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool 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 Liverpool

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool