The table below looks at the statistics for WSDL skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSDL over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Web Services Description Language (WSDL)
Rank 394 400 346
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -54
Contract jobs citing WSDL 42 32 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.14% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 0.43% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 22 50
Median daily rate £550 £456 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.54% -13.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £530 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
WSDL
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7265 7418 7219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.80% 31.43% 31.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 5483 5415 5162
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 52 40
Median hourly rate £45.00 £24.23 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.72% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £62.50 £51.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

WSDL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

WSDL
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WSDL Daily Rate Trend in London

WSDL
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WSDL across the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

WSDL Daily Rate Histogram in London

WSDL
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

WSDL Hourly Rate Trend in London

WSDL
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSDL within the London region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +39 1 - - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
WSDL
England

WSDL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WSDL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for WSDL.

1 67 (77.91%) Java
2 59 (68.60%) SOAP
3 57 (66.28%) Web Services
4 43 (50.00%) XML
5 39 (45.35%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (44.19%) REST
7 37 (43.02%) XSD
8 33 (38.37%) Oracle
9 31 (36.05%) J2EE
10 30 (34.88%) JSP
11 29 (33.72%) SOA
12 28 (32.56%) JSON
13 26 (30.23%) RESTful
13 26 (30.23%) Maven
14 25 (29.07%) SQL
15 24 (27.91%) HTML
15 24 (27.91%) JIRA
16 23 (26.74%) Jenkins
17 22 (25.58%) TDD
17 22 (25.58%) Scrum
18 21 (24.42%) Git (software)
18 21 (24.42%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (23.26%) Enterprise Software
19 20 (23.26%) Retail
19 20 (23.26%) Servlets
19 20 (23.26%) JUnit
20 19 (22.09%) ERP
20 19 (22.09%) ATG
20 19 (22.09%) Mockito
20 19 (22.09%) Selenium

WSDL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (15.12%) WebSphere
2 8 (9.30%) Mule
2 8 (9.30%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (8.14%) Mule ESB
4 6 (6.98%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 6 (6.98%) MQSeries
5 4 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (3.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (2.33%) Apache
7 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (2.33%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.16%) CMS
8 1 (1.16%) Confluence
8 1 (1.16%) GemFire
8 1 (1.16%) IIS
8 1 (1.16%) JBoss
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (1.16%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (22.09%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (5.81%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (5.81%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.33%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.14%) SaaS
2 4 (4.65%) Boomi
3 3 (3.49%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.33%) PaaS
5 1 (1.16%) Force.com
5 1 (1.16%) GitHub
5 1 (1.16%) Heroku
5 1 (1.16%) IaaS
5 1 (1.16%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (16.28%) HTTP
2 7 (8.14%) HTTPS
3 6 (6.98%) FTP
3 6 (6.98%) WinSCP
4 5 (5.81%) AMQP
5 2 (2.33%) SSL
6 1 (1.16%) LDAP
6 1 (1.16%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.30%) DB2
2 7 (8.14%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.33%) MySQL
5 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.16%) Hazelcast
6 1 (1.16%) Infinispan
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.16%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 26 (30.23%) Maven
2 24 (27.91%) JIRA
3 23 (26.74%) Jenkins
4 21 (24.42%) Git (software)
5 20 (23.26%) JUnit
6 19 (22.09%) Mockito
6 19 (22.09%) Selenium
6 19 (22.09%) Spock
7 10 (11.63%) XMLSpy
8 7 (8.14%) IntelliJ
9 6 (6.98%) ClearCase
9 6 (6.98%) Eclipse
10 5 (5.81%) NetBeans
11 4 (4.65%) Ant
11 4 (4.65%) VisualAge
11 4 (4.65%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
12 3 (3.49%) Subversion
12 3 (3.49%) Toad
13 2 (2.33%) GitLab
13 2 (2.33%) Gradle
General
1 20 (23.26%) Retail
2 7 (8.14%) Finance
3 5 (5.81%) Banking
4 4 (4.65%) Marketing
5 2 (2.33%) Law
6 1 (1.16%) Back Office
6 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (54.65%) Developer
2 23 (26.74%) Architect
3 21 (24.42%) Senior Developer
4 10 (11.63%) Integration Architect
5 9 (10.47%) Designer
6 8 (9.30%) Java Developer
6 8 (9.30%) Technical Architect
7 4 (4.65%) BizTalk Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Senior Architect
7 4 (4.65%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.49%) Integration Developer
8 3 (3.49%) Java Architect
8 3 (3.49%) MuleSoft Architect
8 3 (3.49%) SOA Designer
9 2 (2.33%) C# WCF Developer
9 2 (2.33%) C# WPF Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Elasticsearch Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Senior Integration Architect
9 2 (2.33%) WCF Developer
9 2 (2.33%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (68.60%) SOAP
2 57 (66.28%) Web Services
3 43 (50.00%) XML
4 38 (44.19%) REST
5 37 (43.02%) XSD
6 31 (36.05%) J2EE
7 30 (34.88%) JSP
8 28 (32.56%) JSON
9 26 (30.23%) RESTful
10 24 (27.91%) HTML
11 20 (23.26%) Servlets
12 18 (20.93%) Taglibs
13 17 (19.77%) XSLT
14 16 (18.60%) JMS
15 14 (16.28%) XSL
16 12 (13.95%) Java EE
17 10 (11.63%) EDI
17 10 (11.63%) JDBC
18 9 (10.47%) Middleware
19 7 (8.14%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.26%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (20.93%) iPad
2 18 (20.93%) Social Media
3 12 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.98%) SWIFT
5 4 (4.65%) Data Integration
5 4 (4.65%) Reference Data
6 3 (3.49%) DataPower
7 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.33%) Life Science
8 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.16%) Clustering
8 1 (1.16%) CMDB
8 1 (1.16%) NHS
8 1 (1.16%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.16%) User Experience
8 1 (1.16%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.65%) Linux
2 3 (3.49%) Unix
3 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.35%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (33.72%) SOA
3 22 (25.58%) Scrum
3 22 (25.58%) TDD
4 21 (24.42%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (22.09%) ERP
6 18 (20.93%) Content Management
6 18 (20.93%) E-Commerce
7 17 (19.77%) UML
8 16 (18.60%) Data Modelling
9 10 (11.63%) OO
9 10 (11.63%) Open Source
10 8 (9.30%) Project Management
11 7 (8.14%) Data Analysis
11 7 (8.14%) EAI
11 7 (8.14%) Requirements Analysis
11 7 (8.14%) TOGAF
12 6 (6.98%) Defect Tracking
13 4 (4.65%) High Availability
13 4 (4.65%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 67 (77.91%) Java
2 25 (29.07%) SQL
3 7 (8.14%) JavaScript
4 5 (5.81%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.49%) PHP
5 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.33%) C
6 2 (2.33%) C#
6 2 (2.33%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.16%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.16%) Perl
7 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.16%) SOQL
7 1 (1.16%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 12 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) BC Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) CITP
3 1 (1.16%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.79%) QA
2 7 (8.14%) HL7
3 6 (6.98%) SEPA
4 4 (4.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.16%) Docker
1 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.16%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.65%) CloudHub
3 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 33 (38.37%) Oracle
2 19 (22.09%) ATG
2 19 (22.09%) Endeca
3 13 (15.12%) IBM
4 10 (11.63%) Pega
5 7 (8.14%) HP
5 7 (8.14%) MuleSoft
6 6 (6.98%) Remedy
7 4 (4.65%) Dell
7 4 (4.65%) NetSuite
8 3 (3.49%) Adobe
8 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
9 2 (2.33%) ESRI
9 2 (2.33%) Google
10 1 (1.16%) Citrix
10 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.16%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.16%) VMware
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Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Competitive Rate
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